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Saturday, Jan 19, 2019 at 02:40 AM EST

Trump Lends Support to March for Life Participants

Trump Lends Support to March for Life Participants

President Donald Trump sought to assure opponents of abortion rights on Friday that he stands with them and would veto any legislation from a Democratic-controlled House that "weakens the protection of human...

Friday, Jan 18, 2019 at 11:49 PM EST

Mueller Disputes Buzzfeed Story on Cohen Testimony

Mueller Disputes Buzzfeed Story on Cohen Testimony

Special counsel Robert Mueller's office issued a rare public statement Friday night that disputes a BuzzFeed News report that President Donald Trump had directed Michael Cohen to lie to Congress, NBC News...

Saturday, Jan 19, 2019 at 07:54 PM EST

Trump Offers 'Dreamers'-for-Border-Money Proposal; Dems Opposed

Trump Offers 'Dreamers'-for-Border-Money Proposal; Dems Opposed

President Donald Trump sought to break the government shutdown impasse Saturday, offering to extend protections for young people brought to the country illegally as children, if Democrats give him $5.7...

Friday, Jan 18, 2019 at 06:14 PM EST

Bush Delivers Food to Workers; Calls for End to Shutdown

Bush Delivers Food to Workers; Calls for End to Shutdown

Former President George W. Bush delivered food to federal workers on Friday who are still on the job despite not being paid due to the partial government shutdown. Bush posted a photo of himself in Florida...

Friday, Jan 18, 2019 at 04:35 PM EST

Travel Industry Fears Damage From a Long Shutdown

Travel Industry Fears Damage From a Long Shutdown

America's busiest airport, Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International, is a blur of activity on the best of days. But an extra layer of anxiety gripped the airport Friday, the eve of a three-day holiday weekend....

Friday, Jan 18, 2019 at 01:03 PM EST

For Many Undocumented Women, Reproductive Healthcare Limited

For Many Undocumented Women, Reproductive Healthcare Limited

Days after an immigration judge denied Layidua Salazar’s petition to remain in the United States in 2015 because she was not living with her spouse, she learned at an annual visit to Planned Parenthood that she...

Friday, Jan 18, 2019 at 06:05 PM EST

Pelosi Postpones Afghan Trip, Accuses Trump Admin. of Leak

Pelosi Postpones Afghan Trip, Accuses Trump Admin. of Leak

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Friday that she's pushed back a congressional trip to Afghanistan she was attempting to organize after the Trump administration leaked that she was trying to make the trip on a...

Friday, Jan 18, 2019 at 08:29 PM EST

Congress to Probe Whether Trump Told Lawyer Cohen to Lie

Congress to Probe Whether Trump Told Lawyer Cohen to Lie

Democrats are vowing to investigate whether President Donald Trump directed his personal attorney Michael Cohen to lie to Congress about a Moscow real estate project, calling that possibility a "concern of...

Friday, Jan 18, 2019 at 08:09 AM EST

MLK Holiday Represents Big Moment for 2020 Democrats

MLK Holiday Represents Big Moment for 2020 Democrats

Monday's observance of what would have been Martin Luther King Jr.'s 90th birthday is emerging as an important moment for Democrats eyeing the White House to talk about one of the most divisive issues in...

Friday, Jan 18, 2019 at 08:29 PM EST

President Trump Reportedly Directed Cohen to Lie to Congress

President Trump Reportedly Directed Cohen to Lie to Congress

According to a new report from BuzzFeed, President Donald Trump directed Michael Cohen to lie to Congress about efforts to build a Trump Tower in Moscow. The report, published late Thursday evening, cited...

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