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Friday, Nov 17, 2017 at 01:53 AM PST

Big House Victory for GOP Tax Plan, But Senate Fate Unclear

Big House Victory for GOP Tax Plan, But Senate Fate Unclear

Republicans have stretched closer to delivering the first big legislative victory for President Donald Trump and their party, whisking a $1.5 trillion overhaul of business and personal income taxes through...

Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 at 03:52 PM PST

Senate Confirms Trump's Pick to Oversee Mine Safety

Senate Confirms Trump's Pick to Oversee Mine Safety

Senate Republicans voted on Wednesday to confirm the former leader of a coal company with a record of serious safety violations to become the country's top regulator of miner health and safety. On a 52-46...

Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 at 05:31 PM PST

Judge Sides With Philadelphia in 'Sanctuary Cities' Funding Case

Judge Sides With Philadelphia in 'Sanctuary Cities' Funding Case

A federal judge on Wednesday blocked the U.S. government from withholding a major grant that pays for public safety equipment because Philadelphia is a "sanctuary city." U.S. District Judge Michael Baylson said...

Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 at 01:41 PM PST

President Trump's Water Grab Evokes Rubio Moment

President Trump's Water Grab Evokes Rubio Moment

President Donald Trump reached for a bottle of water during a speech about his trip to Asia and it had the internet abuzz.

Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 at 01:41 PM PST

Trump Has Awkward Water Bottle Moment on TV

Trump Has Awkward Water Bottle Moment on TV

President Donald Trump was very thirsty — for some more positive news coverage of his lengthy Asia trip, and for some water. While speaking at the White House on Wednesday about his 11 days abroad, Trump...

Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 at 10:15 AM PST

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Chief Plans to Resign

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Chief Plans to Resign

Richard Cordray, the aggressive first director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, plans to leave the agency by the end of the month, giving President Donald Trump a chance to appoint a replacement...

Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 at 09:47 AM PST

House Dems Introduce Impeachment Articles Against Trump

House Dems Introduce Impeachment Articles Against Trump

A half-dozen Democrats on Wednesday introduced articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, accusing him of obstruction of justice and other offenses, in a long-shot effort that stands little...

Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 at 09:35 AM PST

Russian Lawmakers Approve Bill Targeting Foreign Media

Russian Lawmakers Approve Bill Targeting Foreign Media

Russia's lower house of parliament on Wednesday unanimously approved a bill allowing the government to register international media outlets as foreign agents, a swift retaliation to the U.S. demands made to a...

Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 at 10:44 AM PST

'Obamacare' Sign-Ups About 45 Pct Ahead of Last Year's Pace

'Obamacare' Sign-Ups About 45 Pct Ahead of Last Year's Pace

Sign-ups for Affordable Care Act health plans are running more than 45 percent ahead of last year's pace, according to government data released Wednesday. The numbers from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid...

Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 at 09:29 AM PST

Alabama GOP Threatens Retaliation For Disloyalty to Moore

Alabama GOP Threatens Retaliation For Disloyalty to Moore

As more Washington Republicans come out against Alabama's GOP U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore after sexual abuse allegations, local GOP leaders in Alabama have doubled down on their support for Moore and even...

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