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Sunday, Sep 22, 2019 at 10:04 PM PDT

Trump, Modi Show Unity Between World's Largest Democracies

Trump, Modi Show Unity Between World's Largest Democracies

Deafening drums marked the entrance of President Donald Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi as they clasped hands and walked across the stage in a packed Texas stadium Sunday, sending a message of...

Sunday, Sep 22, 2019 at 03:47 PM PDT

Biden, Warren Face Same Challenge in Iowa: Keeping Momentum

Biden, Warren Face Same Challenge in Iowa: Keeping Momentum

A fire truck, a marching band and hundreds of supporters ushered Joe Biden into this weekend's Iowa Steak Fry, a show of force intended to solidify the former vice president's front-runner status. His closest...

Sunday, Sep 22, 2019 at 03:39 PM PDT

Honduran Youth Pastor Forced to Wait in Mexico Wins Asylum

Honduran Youth Pastor Forced to Wait in Mexico Wins Asylum

A 35-year-old Honduran pastor fleeing death threats from gangs in his native country sought asylum in the U.S. but was told eight months ago he had to wait in Mexico because of a Trump administration policy, NBC...

Sunday, Sep 22, 2019 at 03:16 PM PDT

NBC/WSJ Poll: A Record Share of Voters Dislike Trump Personally, but Democrats Face Challenges of Their Own

NBC/WSJ Poll: A Record Share of Voters Dislike Trump Personally, but Democrats Face Challenges of Their Own

As Democratic candidates compete for the opportunity to take on President Donald Trump, the incumbent they hope to oust is more personally disliked than any of his recent predecessors, and half of voters say...

Sunday, Sep 22, 2019 at 02:41 PM PDT

How the Past Informs Trump's Vision of America's Future

How the Past Informs Trump's Vision of America's Future

President Donald Trump's vision of America's tomorrows looks much like its yesterdays. He loves "beautiful" coal. "Beautiful" warships. And "those four beautiful words: MADE IN THE USA!" He speaks of the...

Sunday, Sep 22, 2019 at 01:00 PM PDT

Boris Johnson Heads to UN, Urging World to See Beyond Brexit

Boris Johnson Heads to UN, Urging World to See Beyond Brexit

Prime Minister Boris Johnson headed for the United Nations in New York on Sunday to argue that post-Brexit Britain will be a dynamic world power taking the lead on tackling climate change and an unstable Middle...

Sunday, Sep 22, 2019 at 01:03 PM PDT

World Leaders Feel the Heat in Upcoming Climate Summit

World Leaders Feel the Heat in Upcoming Climate Summit

Saying humanity is waging war with the planet, the head of the United Nations isn't planning to let just any world leader speak about climate change at Monday's special "action summit." Only those with new,...

Sunday, Sep 22, 2019 at 11:47 AM PDT

In Gun Buyback Talk, How Do You Round Up So Many Weapons?

In Gun Buyback Talk, How Do You Round Up So Many Weapons?

Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke's recent vow to take away people's AR-15 and AK-47 rifles raised one big question: How is it possible to round up the millions of such guns that exist in the...

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Trump Admits He Brought Up Bidens With Ukraine's President

Trump Admits He Brought Up Bidens With Ukraine's President

President Donald Trump acknowledged Sunday that he brought up former Vice President Joe Biden and Biden's son in a summer phone call with Ukraine's new leader, but insisted he said "absolutely nothing wrong" in...

Sunday, Sep 22, 2019 at 01:31 PM PDT

Arab Lawmakers in Israel Endorse Gantz for Prime Minister

Arab Lawmakers in Israel Endorse Gantz for Prime Minister

The Arab bloc in Israel's parliament abandoned its usual hands-off stance Sunday and endorsed former military chief Benny Gantz for prime minister, potentially giving him the edge over hard-line incumbent...

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