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The Latest: Pence meets Taiwan's delegation at APEC summit

6 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea - The Latest on the summit of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation in Papua New Guinea : 2:40 p.m. U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has met with...
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US intel says Saudi prince ordered Jamal Khashoggi killing

8 hours ago   |   WGN TV   |   3 articles

WASHINGTON - U.S. intelligence officials have concluded that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a U.S. official said...
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The Latest: US intel says prince ordered Khashoggi killing

11 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   4 articles

WASHINGTON - The Latest on the killing of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi : 7:10 p.m. U.S. intelligence officials have concluded that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman...
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A U.S. biochemistry professor takes his political shot-and misses by a lot

11 hours ago   |   Science Mag

Randy Wadkins looks back on running for Congress as a Democrat in Mississippi
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Colombia president snagged by protests, congressional revolt

12 hours ago   |   ABC News

The early weeks for Colombia's new president have been beset by street protests and an unruly congress that has blocked some of his flagship initiatives
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U.S. Sen. Bob Casey on reaching rural voters, his goals for the next Congress, and 2020 speculation

12 hours ago   |   The Morning Call

Democratic U.S. Sen. Bob Casey is back on Capitol Hill after handily securing a third term in the Senate - something no other Democratic senator from Pennsylvania has done. He...
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The criminal-justice reform bill Trump just backed might already be in jeopardy - here are some of the GOPers who have come out against it

The criminal-justice reform bill Trump just backed might already be in jeopardy - here are some of the GOPers who have come out against it

13 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

The criminal-justice reform bill that President Donald Trump backed on Wednesday has already hit a few snags among conservatives. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has...
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Progressives back Pelosi for speaker - in return for more power

13 hours ago   |   Politico

It wasn't a coincidence that moments after Nancy Pelosi promised progressive House leaders more power in the next Congress, a host of liberal groups announced they were...
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Pelosi meets with freshmen Democrats key to speakership bid

13 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

WASHINGTON - Nancy Pelosi met privately Friday with several newly-elected Democrats who could be crucial to her bid for House speaker, as she works to tamp down discord and...
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Lindsey Graham poised to become judiciary panel chairman - and a big Democratic target

13 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

WASHINGTON - Sen. Lindsey Graham is poised to become the chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee in the next Congress, giving him both influence and exposure - and a new...
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DeVos looking to add protections for students accused of assault

DeVos looking to add protections for students accused of assault

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is proposing overhauling the way colleges handle complaints of sexual misconduct Read more ...

US intel finds Saudi crown prince ordered killing of Washington Post...

US intel finds Saudi crown prince ordered killing of Washington Post columnist, official says

U.S. intelligence officials have concluded that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the killing of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi. Read more ...

Yoga studio shooting hero to get $30,000 for law school

Yoga studio shooting hero to get $30,000 for law school

Florida State University officials have committed $30,000 of their personal money to a man credited with confronting a shooter. Read more ...

Democrat Stacey Abrams Ends Bid For Georgia Governor, Decrying 'Suppression'

Democrat Stacey Abrams Ends Bid For Georgia Governor, Decrying 'Suppression'

Republican Brian Kemp will be the next governor of Georgia, with Democrat Stacey Abrams conceding Friday afternoon following a bitter 10-day battle since Election Day. Read more ...

Kyrie Irving scores 43, Celtics beat Raptors in OT

Kyrie Irving scores 43, Celtics beat Raptors in OT

It was the first time Irving has scored at least 40 points with 10 or more assists in a game. Read more ...

Colerain 42, Elder 0

Colerain 42, Elder 0

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Judge orders White House to reinstate Jim Acosta's press pass

Judge orders White House to reinstate Jim Acosta's press pass

A federal judge on Friday ruled that the White House had to return CNN's Jim Acosta's press credentials - at least temporarily - rebuking President Trump's decision to yank... Read more ...

A federal judge just sided with CNN and ordered the White House to restore...

A federal judge just sided with CNN and ordered the White House to restore Jim Acosta's press pass

A federal judge on Friday ordered the White House to restore the press pass of CNN's Jim Acosta. The Trump administration revoked Acosta's credentials after a combative... Read more ...

Coast Guard seizes about $500 million worth of cocaine

Coast Guard seizes about $500 million worth of cocaine

The United States Coast Guard seized cocaine with an estimated street value of around $500 million during a series of interdictions in international waters. Read more ...

Democrat Stacey Abrams says she can't win Georgia governor race

Democrat Stacey Abrams says she can't win Georgia governor race

Democrat Stacey Abrams says she can't win Georgia governor race, effectively ending challenge to Republican Brian Kemp. Read more ...