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Sunday, May 13, 2018 at 02:06 PM CDT

Sanders: Aide's McCain Comment Shouldn't Have Been Leaked

Sanders: Aide's McCain Comment Shouldn't Have Been Leaked

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told staffers Friday that an aide's recent comment about Sen. John McCain was inappropriate but shouldn't have been leaked to the media. Sanders told...

Sunday, May 13, 2018 at 09:37 PM CDT

Jerusalem, New Home of US Embassy, at Core of Mideast Strife

Jerusalem, New Home of US Embassy, at Core of Mideast Strife

On Monday, the United States moves its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, the holy city at the explosive core of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and claimed by both sides as a capital. The inaugurat...

Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 02:49 PM CDT

Julian Castro Weighing Presidential Run

Julian Castro Weighing Presidential Run

Julian Castro is sparking more speculation that he's gearing up for a run for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination.

Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 09:29 AM CDT

Giuliani: Trump Didn't Help Nix AT&T-Time Warner Deal

Giuliani: Trump Didn't Help Nix AT&T-Time Warner Deal

President Donald Trump’s lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, said Saturday that the president did not intervene in the Justice Department's decision to block the AT&T- Time Warner merger — walking back earlier comments...

Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 05:00 AM CDT

Lawmakers Work to Give Research Animals New Lease on Life

Lawmakers Work to Give Research Animals New Lease on Life

Animal welfare groups say most dogs who are subjects of medical research and experimentation are euthanized and destroyed when labs they live in have completed their tests, NBC News reported. But now, a growing...

Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 02:03 AM CDT

Lawyer Says He Gave Trump Team Dirt on Schneiderman

Lawyer Says He Gave Trump Team Dirt on Schneiderman

A New York lawyer said he told President Donald Trump's attorney, Michael Cohen, years ago that former New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman was abusing women. Schneiderman, a frequent legal nemesis of...

Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 12:38 AM CDT

US Hopes North Korea Will Become Close Partner, Pompeo Says

US Hopes North Korea Will Become Close Partner, Pompeo Says

The United States aspires to have North Korea as a "close partner" and not an enemy, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said, noting that the U.S. has often in history become good friends with former adversaries....

Friday, May 11, 2018 at 09:42 PM CDT

McCain, Even in Illness, Sparks Lively, Timely Debates

McCain, Even in Illness, Sparks Lively, Timely Debates

As in so much of the senator's extraordinary life, the rebellious Republican is facing this challenging chapter — battling brain cancer — in his own rule-breaking way, stirring up old fights and starting new...

Friday, May 11, 2018 at 09:05 PM CDT

Congressional Candidate Says 'F--- the NRA' in TV Ad

Congressional Candidate Says 'F--- the NRA' in TV Ad

A Democratic congressional candidate in New Mexico used an expletive in a television ad Friday to condemn the National Rifle Association and inaction by U.S. lawmakers on gun control, beginning a 15-second spot...

Friday, May 11, 2018 at 09:36 PM CDT

Jury Convicts Sheldon Silver in Public Corruption Trial

Jury Convicts Sheldon Silver in Public Corruption Trial

A jury convicted former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver of public corruption charges Friday, dashing the 74-year-old Democrat's second attempt to avoid years in prison after a decades-long career as one...

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