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Pelosi welcomes Hong Kong pro-democracy activists to Capitol

2 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is welcoming Hong Kong pro-democracy activists to the U.S. Capitol, sending a message to Beijing that Congress supports the protesters...
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White House circulates gun background check proposal to lawmakers

White House circulates gun background check proposal to lawmakers

2 hours ago   |   Politico

The White House this week began circulating a much-anticipated gun background check proposal to Republicans on Capitol Hill, though it's unclear if President Donald Trump...
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Trump names hostage envoy O'Brien national security adviser

4 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   3 articles

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Wednesday named Robert O'Brien, his chief hostage negotiator and an established figure in Republican policy circles, as his new national...
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Strong and Steady: DCCC Posts Biggest Off-Year August in its History

4 hours ago   |   DCCC

Today the DCCC announced it raised a record-breaking $7.21 million in August of 2019, its strongest off-year August in DCCC history and nearly $1 million more than the...
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Trump names hostage envoy O'Brien national security adviser

5 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   7 articles

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump said Wednesday he's naming hostage negotiator Robert O'Brien, who Trump had monitor the criminal case in Sweden against American rapper A$AP...
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Proposed bill could penalize Massachusetts dog owners who pretend pets are service animals

6 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

State legislators are looking to crack down on dog owners who lie about their pets being service animals so they can get special treatment from certain businesses. A bill filed...
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Lewandowski, House Democrats spar at 1st impeachment hearing

6 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

By MARY CLARE JALONICK and LAURIE KELLMAN WASHINGTON - The first impeachment hearing held by House Democrats quickly turned hostile as their sole witness, former Trump campaign...
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Trump blames 'Dummy Beto' for endangering deal on gun reform

Trump blames 'Dummy Beto' for endangering deal on gun reform

6 hours ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

President Donald Trump on Wednesday admonished “Dummy Beto” O'Rourke for impassioned remarks on gun reform the Democratic White House candidate made at last week's primary...
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Democrats' Risky Bet Against Kavanaugh

8 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Democrats are eager to relitigate the political battle over Supreme Court Justice Kavanaugh. Republicans, particularly Susan Collins, welcome the fight.
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Trump's Uphill Battle to Hold Wisconsin

8 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Milwaukee's Republican suburbs have never really warmed up to the president. That could be a big problem.
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Trump names U.S. hostage negotiator Robert O'Brien as national security adviser

Trump names U.S. hostage negotiator Robert O'Brien as national security adviser

President Donald Trump announced plans to name U.S. hostage negotiator Robert O'Brien to replace John Bolton as his national security adviser. “I am pleased to announce that I... Read more ...

Democratic Fundraiser Ed Buck Is Arrested After A Third Man ODs In Buck's...

Democratic Fundraiser Ed Buck Is Arrested After A Third Man ODs In Buck's Apartment

For more than two years, activists say, Buck has avoided being charged with a crime because he is white, wealthy and politically connected. (Image credit: Ann Johansson/Corbis... Read more ...

GOP State Senator Arrested For Child Sexual Abuse, Child Porn

GOP State Senator Arrested For Child Sexual Abuse, Child Porn

Pennsylvania state Sen. Mike Folmer admitted "he had received child pornography through his Tumblr blog.” Read more ...

Trump blames 'Dummy Beto' for endangering deal on gun reform

Trump blames 'Dummy Beto' for endangering deal on gun reform

President Donald Trump on Wednesday admonished “Dummy Beto” O'Rourke for impassioned remarks on gun reform the Democratic White House candidate made at last week's primary... Read more ...

Ex-Trump Campaign Boss Corey Lewandowski Spars With House Democrats On...

Ex-Trump Campaign Boss Corey Lewandowski Spars With House Democrats On 'Obstruction'

Former campaign manager Corey Lewandowski appeared before a House panel to defend Trump over charges of "collusion." Democrats focused on Trump's desire to constrain the... Read more ...

Israel's Netanyahu appears to suffer election setback

Israel's Netanyahu appears to suffer election setback

JERUSALEM - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu fell short of securing a parliamentary majority with his religious and nationalist allies in national elections Tuesday... Read more ...

A coalition of the few: U.S. and Saudi Arabia stand alone against Iran

A coalition of the few: U.S. and Saudi Arabia stand alone against Iran

The United States and Saudi Arabia lack virtually any allies as they consider how to respond to this weekend's attacks on Saudi oil refineries, raising doubts about whether the... Read more ...

Lewandowski readies Trump defense at 'impeachment hearing'

Lewandowski readies Trump defense at 'impeachment hearing'

Former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski says he's preparing to defend his former boss when he faces the House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday afternoon in what top... Read more ...

Cokie Roberts, longtime political journalist, dies at 75

Cokie Roberts, longtime political journalist, dies at 75

Cokie Roberts, the daughter of politicians who grew up to cover the family business in Washington for ABC News and NPR over several decades, died Tuesday in Washington of... Read more ...

Justice Department Sues Edward Snowden For Book Proceeds

Justice Department Sues Edward Snowden For Book Proceeds

The government says the former CIA and NSA official's new book, "Permanent Record," violates his nondisclosure agreements. Read more ...