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Friday, Aug 9, 2019 at 07:25 PM EDT

Secretive Christian Group at Heart of DC Politics Ready for Its Close-Up in Netflix Docuseries

Secretive Christian Group at Heart of DC Politics Ready for Its Close-Up in Netflix Docuseries

A secretive organization that has courted political leaders and built international influence while undermining the constitutional division of the church and the state in the process is at the center of a new...

Saturday, Aug 10, 2019 at 04:45 PM EDT

NKorea Fires 2 Missiles Into Sea in Likely Protest of Drills

NKorea Fires 2 Missiles Into Sea in Likely Protest of Drills

North Korea on Saturday extended a recent streak of weapons displays by firing what appeared to be two short-range ballistic missiles into the sea, according to South Korea's military. The fifth round of...

Friday, Aug 9, 2019 at 08:17 PM EDT

Puerto Ricans Ask 'What's Next?' as Political Limbo Deepens

Puerto Ricans Ask 'What's Next?' as Political Limbo Deepens

Puerto Rico's streets have remained so quiet since Gov. Wanda Vázquez took over as governor following weeks of turmoil that one can again hear the island's famous coquí frog singing at night. The protests that...

Friday, Aug 9, 2019 at 05:08 PM EDT

Stocks Fall Again on Trade-War Worries, Capping a Wild Week

Stocks Fall Again on Trade-War Worries, Capping a Wild Week

Stocks stumbled Friday as worries flared yet again that President Donald Trump's trade war with China may be worsening. It was a fitting end to a wild week where markets zoomed down, up and down again as...

Friday, Aug 9, 2019 at 09:02 AM EDT

Joe Biden Says 'Poor Kids are Just as Bright as White Kids'

Joe Biden Says 'Poor Kids are Just as Bright as White Kids'

Former Vice President and 2020 Democratic candidate Joe Biden told a crowd in Iowa Thursday that “poor kids are just as bright and just as talented as white kids," an awkward moment that came during a conversat...

Friday, Aug 9, 2019 at 05:09 AM EDT

Trump Heads for Golf Club Holiday as Crises Loom

Trump Heads for Golf Club Holiday as Crises Loom

Now is the summer (vacation) of the president's discontent. As Donald Trump prepares to leave on Friday for his annual August holiday at his lush New Jersey golf club, he's confronting a storm of crises, at...

Friday, Aug 9, 2019 at 09:51 PM EDT

Trump Fundraiser Puts Billionaire Host on Defensive

Trump Fundraiser Puts Billionaire Host on Defensive

A billionaire New York investor and owner of the Miami Dolphins who is hosting a high-dollar fundraiser for Donald Trump on Friday also has a financial interest in the president's business empire — including his...

Thursday, Aug 8, 2019 at 10:27 PM EDT

Democratic Candidates Flock to Iowa State Fair

Democratic Candidates Flock to Iowa State Fair

Every four years, the Iowa State Fair gets special visitors, who have their eye on the Iowa caucuses six months after the summer event. 

Thursday, Aug 8, 2019 at 10:31 PM EDT

Trump Picks New Acting National Intelligence Director

Trump Picks New Acting National Intelligence Director

President Donald Trump on Thursday named Joseph Maguire, the nation's top counterterrorism official, as acting national intelligence director, part of a leadership shake-up at the agency that oversees 17 U.S....

Friday, Aug 9, 2019 at 02:04 AM EDT

Biden, Bullock Kick Off Iowa State Fair Blitz Talking Guns

Biden, Bullock Kick Off Iowa State Fair Blitz Talking Guns

Former Vice President Joe Biden and Montana Gov. Steve Bullock opened the Iowa State Fair's 2020 presidential blitz on Thursday by blistering President Donald Trump and promising to push new gun restrictions....

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