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Report: Ivanka Trump used personal email for work

Report: Ivanka Trump used personal email for workThe emails were sent to White House aides, Cabinet members and her assistants, many in violation of public records rules
  • Nation
  • 4 hours, 21 minutes ago
Politics

In threat to Pelosi, 16 Dems will back new leadership

In threat to Pelosi, 16 Dems will back new leadershipSixteen Dems who’ve opposed Pelosi becoming speaker released a letter Monday saying they will vote for “new leadership”
  • Politics
  • 9 hours, 17 minutes ago
Politics

Will Kelly stay? Trump praises, criticizes aide

Will Kelly stay? Trump praises, criticizes aideAsked whether he would keep Kelly in his post through 2020, the president offered only that “it could happen”
  • Politics
  • 18 hours, 19 minutes ago
Politics

Trump uses derisive nickname for Rep. Schiff in tweet

Trump uses derisive nickname for Rep. Schiff in tweetTrump is name-calling Schiff for saying Matthew Whitaker’s appointment as acting attorney general is unconstitutional
  • Politics
  • 15 hours, 25 minutes ago
Politics

Trump won’t commit to keeping Kelly

Trump won’t commit to keeping KellyAsked whether he would keep Kelly in his post through 2020, the president offered only that ‘it could happen’
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Nation

1st black Democratic nominee for Florida governor concedes

1st black Dem nominee for Fla. governor concedesDemocrat Andrew Gillum ended his hard-fought race hours before Florida’s counties must turn in their official results at noon Sunday
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Nation

In defeat, Abrams casts aside traditional expectations

In defeat, Abrams casts aside traditional expectationsStacey Abrams broke the rules of politics until the very end
  • Nation
  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
Politics

Trump jumps in to offer aid to Pelosi’s speaker bid

Trump jumps in to offer aid to Pelosi’s speaker bidThe standoff over Nancy Pelosi’s bid to regain the gavel intensified as Dems left Washington for the Thanksgiving break
  • Politics
  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
Politics

Kemp congratulates Abrams, says he’s moving on

Kemp congratulates Abrams, says he’s moving onGeorgia Gov.-elect Brian Kemp held a news conference Saturday, the day after Abrams acknowledged her GOP opponent had won
  • Politics
  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
Politics

In office lottery, Kildee plays 'dirty'

In office lottery, Kildee plays ‘dirty’U.S. Rep. Dan Kildee played the office lottery with a dirt from the old Detroit Tigers stadium for luck. It paid off.
  • Politics
  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
Politics

Abrams ends Georgia governor bid; says she’ll file lawsuit

Abrams says she can’t win Ga. gov raceDemocrat Stacey Abrams says she can’t win the Georgia governor’s race, effectively ending her challenge to Republican Brian Kemp
  • Politics
  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
Politics

GOP prepares to subpoena Comey, Lynch before losing power

GOP to subpoena Comey, Lynch before losing powerHouse Republicans are preparing to subpoena two key witnesses in the final weeks of their majority
  • Politics
  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
Politics

Trump says he’s ‘very easily’ answered Mueller questions

Trump says he answered Mueller’s questionsTrump told reporters in the Oval Office on Friday that he answered the questions “very easily” this week
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  • 3 days, 7 hours ago
Nation

CNN’s Acosta back at White House after judge’s ruling

Acosta back at White House after judge’s rulingThe judge, a Trump appointee, ordered the Trump administration to return Jim Acosta’s White House press credentials
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  • 3 days, 8 hours ago
Politics

Pelosi meets with freshmen Democrats key to speakership bid

Pelosi meets with freshmen DemocratsNancy Pelosi met privately Friday with several newly-elected Democrats who could be crucial to her bid for House speaker
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  • 3 days, 8 hours ago
Nation

DeVos proposes overhaul to campus assault rules

DeVos proposes overhaul to campus assault rulesOverhaul would add protections for students accused of assault and harassment, and narrowing what cases would be probed
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  • 3 days, 7 hours ago
Nation

GOP donor, 6 others honored with presidential award

GOP donor, 6 others honored with presidential awardMiriam Adelson is a doctor, philanthropist and humanitarian, but is perhaps best known as the wife of Sheldon Adelson
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  • 3 days, 8 hours ago
World

Filing reveals Assange has been charged

Filing reveals Assange has been chargedWikiLeaks’ Julian Assange has been charged in Virginia, a move that suggests his extradition is being pursued
  • World
  • 3 days, 13 hours ago
Politics

House OKs taking gray wolf off endangered species list

House votes to remove protections for gray wolfThe U.S. House approved a bill that would remove endangered species protections for the gray wolf in the lower 48 states
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  • 3 days, 12 hours ago
Politics

Source: Mueller probe to go on, Whitaker tells Graham

Source: Mueller probe to go onThe acting AG told the Republican senator in a meeting that special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation will proceed
  • Politics
  • 3 days, 17 hours ago
Politics

Democrats develop 2020 strategies

After midterms success, Democrats develop 2020 strategiesVirtually every Democrat considering a White House run is talking about fighting in one form or another
  • Politics
  • 3 days, 18 hours ago
Politics

Hand recount begins in Fla. for tight US Senate race

Hand recount begins in Fla. for tight US Senate raceFlorida’s acrimonious U.S. Senate contest is headed to a legally required hand recount
  • Politics
  • 3 days, 18 hours ago
Michigan

Straight-ticket ban helped Michigan GOP 'at the margins'

Straight-ticket ban helped GOP ‘at the margins’Michigan’s temporary ban on straight-party voting benefited down-ticket Republicans in this year's election, but not enough to overcome a strong performance by Democrats
  • Michigan
  • 4 days, 1 hour ago
Autos

Carmakers rail against steel, aluminum and import tariffs

Carmakers rail against steel, aluminum tariffsGroups that lobby for carmakers and auto part suppliers spoke out against tariffs that they say are driving up costs and threatening competitiveness
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  • 4 days, 2 hours ago
Michigan

Michigan to develop online voter registration under new laws

Michigan to develop online voter registrationMichigan residents will be able to use the internet to register to vote under laws signed by Gov. Rick Snyder.
  • Michigan
  • 4 days, 2 hours ago
Politics

Congressional freshmen get crash course in D.C.

Congressional freshmen get crash course in D.C.At orientation, Michigan's four new freshmen are being schooled in how to set up their offices, getting security briefings and touring the Capitol.
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 2 hours ago
Nation

Pelosi claims ‘overwhelming support’ for 2nd act as speaker

Pelosi claims ‘overwhelming support’ for 2nd act as speakerLawmakers trying to oust Nancy Pelosi started rallying behind a possible contender, but the House Democratic leader gained key endorsements and said she has “overwhelming support”
  • Nation
  • 4 days, 4 hours ago
Politics

Florida goes to hand recount in bitter US Senate race

Florida goes to hand recount in bitter Senate raceFlorida’s secretary of state has ordered a manual recount in the state’s hotly contested U.S. Senate race
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 7 hours ago
World

Senate OKs Bahrain arms sale; Yemen unease grows

Senate OKs Bahrain arms sale; Yemen unease growsThe Senate rejected an effort to block $300 million in arm sales to Bahrain, amid growing unease over war in Yemen
  • World
  • 4 days, 9 hours ago
Nation

Wisconsin GOP discusses cutting governor-elect’s power

Wisconsin GOP discusses cutting governor-elect’s powerWisconsin Repbulicans have talked about limiting the Democratic governor-elect Tony Evers’ rule-making power
  • Nation
  • 4 days, 10 hours ago
Politics

Trump nominates handbag designer as envoy to S. Africa

Trump nominates handbag designer as envoy to S. AfricaTrump has nominated luxury fashion and handbag designer Lana Marks to be the new U.S. ambassador to South Africa
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  • 4 days, 11 hours ago
Nation

Man pleads not guilty in political pipe bombs case

Man pleads not guilty in political pipe bombs caseCesar Sayoc pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges carrying a potential mandatory penalty of life in prison
  • Nation
  • 4 days, 11 hours ago
Politics

Judge allows Mueller case against Russian company
The indictment against a Russian company accused of interfering in the 2016 presidential election will proceed

Judge allows Mueller case against Russian company to proceedThe indictment against a Russian company accused of interfering in the 2016 presidential election will proceed
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 12 hours ago
Nation

Nielsen’s replacement to face same border challenges

Nielsen’s replacement to face same border challengesHer eventual replacement will find there’s no getting around the immigration laws and court challenges
  • Nation
  • 4 days, 13 hours ago
Michigan

Leonard won't seek state GOP chair; Trump campaign endorses Cox

Leonard won’t seek state GOP chairRepublican House Speaker Tom Leonard will not run for Michigan Republican Party chairman despite calls for him to do so from members of the state GOP
  • Michigan
  • 4 days, 14 hours ago
Politics

Gov’s race: Dems doubt Kemp’s claim of lead

Gov’s race: Dems doubt Kemp’s claim of leadKemp claims results certified by county election officials confirm he has an “insurmountable lead” in the gov race
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 15 hours ago
Politics

Challenger: GOP senator should explain ‘hanging’ remark

Challenger: GOP senator should explain ‘hanging’ remarkRepublican Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith made the “public hanging” remark in a video that surfaced Sunday
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 15 hours ago
Nation

Mattis hails border mission as ‘very good training’

Mattis hails border mission as ‘very good training’Mattis defended the use of active duty troops on the U.S.-Mexican border, saying it provides good training for war
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  • 4 days, 15 hours ago
Politics

House GOP elects McCarthy as leader with eye to 2020

House Republicans elect McCarthy as leader with eye to 2020Republican Rep. Kevin McCarthy easily won an internal party election to take over the shrunken House GOP caucus
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 15 hours ago
Nation

After arrest, Avenatti denies domestic violence

After arrest, Avenatti denies domestic violenceMichael Avenatti, the lawyer for Stormy Daniels, has denied allegations of domestic violence
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  • 4 days, 16 hours ago
Politics

Judge delays ruling over White House press pass

Judge delays ruling over White House press passPresident Donald Trump’s administration is trying to fend off a legal challenge from CNN and other outlets
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 18 hours ago
Nation

US, China rivalry challenging Asia-Pacific region

US, China rivalry challenging Asia-Pacific regionThe rivalry between the U.S. and China in the Asia-Pacific is proving “awkward” for Southeast Asian nations
  • Nation
  • 4 days, 18 hours ago
Politics

Trump aide departs West Wing after first lady rebuke

Trump aide departs West Wing after first lady rebukeAides said deputy national security adviser Mira Ricardel clashed with the first lady’s staff over her visit to Africa.
  • Politics
  • 5 days, 5 hours ago
Politics

Flake vows to oppose judges unless Mueller bill gets a vote

Flake threatens judicial votes for Mueller billSenate Republicans are facing renewed pressure to pass legislation to protect special counsel Robert Mueller
  • Politics
  • 5 days, 7 hours ago
Politics

U.S. Senate passes compromise on ballast water discharges

Senate passes compromise on ballast dischargesThe Senate deal preserves the Environmental Protection Agency's authority to set treatment standards for ballast water and other vessel discharges.
  • Politics
  • 5 days, 8 hours ago
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