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Thursday, Oct 11, 2018 at 02:26 AM EDT

Senate Vote on Health Care Likely Fodder for Both Parties

Senate Vote on Health Care Likely Fodder for Both Parties

Days after ending a turbulent Supreme Court confirmation fight, the Senate turned back to health care — with a battle squarely aimed at coloring next month's crucial elections for control of Congress. In a...

Thursday, Oct 11, 2018 at 09:04 AM EDT

Trump Accuses Hillary Clinton of Colluding With Russia

Trump Accuses Hillary Clinton of Colluding With Russia

President Donald Trump accused Hillary Clinton — without evidence — of engaging in a conspiracy with Russia to affect the 2016 election during a campaign rally in Erie, Pennsylvania, Wednesday night, NBC News...

Thursday, Oct 11, 2018 at 05:52 PM EDT

Trump Defends Saudi Arms Sales Amid Fury Over Missing Writer

Trump Defends Saudi Arms Sales Amid Fury Over Missing Writer

President Donald Trump defended continuing huge sales of U.S. weapons to Saudi Arabia on Thursday despite rising pressure from lawmakers to punish the kingdom over the disappearance of a Saudi journalist who...

Wednesday, Oct 10, 2018 at 03:06 PM EDT

FBI Went Through 'Usual Process' in Kavanaugh Probe: Wray

FBI Went Through 'Usual Process' in Kavanaugh Probe: Wray

FBI Director Christopher Wray on Wednesday said the FBI went through the "usual process" in its supplemental probe of Brett Kavanaugh. Wray made his first public comments on the case before a Senate...

Wednesday, Oct 10, 2018 at 07:16 PM EDT

FBI Chief Says 'Usual Process' Followed in Kavanaugh Probe

FBI Chief Says 'Usual Process' Followed in Kavanaugh Probe

FBI Director Chris Wray on Wednesday defended the FBI's background investigation of new Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, saying the work was limited in scope and that the "usual process" was followed by...

Wednesday, Oct 10, 2018 at 12:30 PM EDT

USA Today Slammed for Printing Trump Op-Ed Despite Inaccuracies

USA Today Slammed for Printing Trump Op-Ed Despite Inaccuracies

USA Today is being criticized for publishing an op-ed Wednesday from President Donald Trump with factual inaccuracies that go unchallenged. The opinion piece claims that a push by some Democrats for "Medicare...

Wednesday, Oct 10, 2018 at 08:06 AM EDT

Lock Her Up? Now It's Dianne Feinstein Instead of Clinton

Lock Her Up? Now It's Dianne Feinstein Instead of Clinton

Chants of "Lock her up!" rang once again throughout an Iowa arena as President Donald Trump rallied supporters Tuesday night. But this time, the staple of Trump's 2016 campaign against Democrat Hillary Clinton...

Wednesday, Oct 10, 2018 at 08:13 PM EDT

Bloomberg Becomes Democrat Again, Looks at Presidential Run

Bloomberg Becomes Democrat Again, Looks at Presidential Run

Former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg is officially a Democrat again.

Wednesday, Oct 10, 2018 at 01:59 PM EDT

Images Surface of Saudis in Alleged Hit on Missing Writer

Images Surface of Saudis in Alleged Hit on Missing Writer

Two Gulfstream jets carrying 15 Saudis landed at Istanbul's Ataturk Airport before dawn on the day last week that journalist Jamal Khashoggi entered the Saudi Consulate and vanished. The men checked into hotels...

Wednesday, Oct 10, 2018 at 06:48 AM EDT

Haley Became a Popular UN Diplomat Despite Trump Policies

Haley Became a Popular UN Diplomat Despite Trump Policies

Nikki Haley came to her job as the top U.S. diplomat at the United Nations with no foreign policy experience, but in less than two years she made many friends — even among ambassadors from countries at odds with...

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