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Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 01:32 PM EDT

Sean Spicer Resigns as White House Press Secretary

Sean Spicer Resigns as White House Press Secretary

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer has resigned after six months as President Donald Trump’s chief spokesman, according to sources. The move appeared to be linked to opposition over the appointment of...

Saturday, Jul 22, 2017 at 03:49 AM EDT

Spicer Out, Sanders and Scaramucci Rise in Trump Shake-Up

Spicer Out, Sanders and Scaramucci Rise in Trump Shake-Up

White House press secretary Sean Spicer abruptly resigned Friday over President Donald Trump's decision to tap a camera-ready financier to lead the beleaguered White House communications team. The departing...

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 04:40 PM EDT

Abortion Fight Rages in Kentucky, Which Has Just 1 Clinic

Abortion Fight Rages in Kentucky, Which Has Just 1 Clinic

Both sides in the abortion fight raging in Kentucky agree on one thing: The stakes are as high as ever in a state that could become the first in the nation without an abortion clinic. Political pressure has...

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 11:39 AM EDT

Top 'Trump' Google Searches Reveal Country's Curiosities

Top 'Trump' Google Searches Reveal Country's Curiosities

A look at a person's search history can reveal their genuine curiosities. A country's search history has the power to unveil what's on the minds of an entire nation. Americans have a lot of questions about...

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 02:51 PM EDT

What Happens If John McCain Leaves the Senate?

What Happens If John McCain Leaves the Senate?

After Sen. John McCain's brain cancer diagnosis, the six-term Arizona senator declared he would "be back soon" to attend to his duties in the legislative branch — but the political ramifications of his exit...

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 11:03 AM EDT

DHS Head: Plan to Arrest Parents Can Fight Human Trafficking

DHS Head: Plan to Arrest Parents Can Fight Human Trafficking

A plan to prosecute parents who pay smugglers to illegally bring their children across the U.S. border is aimed at quelling human trafficking, U.S. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said Thursday. Asked...

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 11:11 AM EDT

GOP's Ted Cruz Still Sees Path Ahead on Health Care

GOP's Ted Cruz Still Sees Path Ahead on Health Care

Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz says he believes there is still a path to getting a health care bill passed, despite "a handful of holdouts." Cruz told Fox News' "Fox & Friends" on Friday that "we've got to...

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 04:16 PM EDT

Sessions Talks Tough on Gangs, Sanctuary Cities in Philly

Sessions Talks Tough on Gangs, Sanctuary Cities in Philly

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions made a speaking appearance in one of the country's biggest sanctuary cities Friday. He spoke about that controversial topic in the heart of Philadelphia, which under Mayor...

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 10:31 AM EDT

Trump Delay in Refugee Resettlement Disappoints Australia

Trump Delay in Refugee Resettlement Disappoints Australia

Australia was disappointed that hundreds of its rejected refugees would not begin resettling in the United States this month under a deal that predates President Donald Trump's administration, an official...

Saturday, Jul 22, 2017 at 07:45 AM EDT

Can the President Pardon Himself? Good Question

Can the President Pardon Himself? Good Question

The Constitution grants an absolute, unilateral pardon power to the president for federal offenses and courts have upheld pardons of people even before charges had been filed, NBC News reported. But could the...

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