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September 17, 2019 - 4:52 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Cokie Roberts, the daughter of politicians and a pioneering journalist who chronicled Washington from Jimmy Carter to Donald Trump for NPR and ABC News, died Tuesday of complications from breast cancer. She was 75. Her friend and colleague A.B. Stoddard, associate editor and...
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September 17, 2019 - 1:41 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sander Vanocur, who for decades covered the biggest moments in U.S. politics for NBC and ABC news, has died. Chris Vanocur tells The Associated Press his father died Monday night in Santa Barbara, California. He was 91. As national political correspondent at NBC in the 1960s,...
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September 17, 2019 - 10:14 am
Former NBA star Dwyane Wade and his wife, actress Gabrielle Union, have designed a t-shirt that promotes inclusion and equality — and shows off their pride for Zion, Wade's 12-year-old son. In April, Zion attended the Miami Beach Pride Festival with Union, his stepmom. Wade was unable to attend...
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September 17, 2019 - 9:23 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is making her first endorsement of a liberal challenger to an incumbent House Democrat, backing Marie Newman in the primary against eight-term Rep. Daniel Lipinski in Illinois. The New York congresswoman for now is putting her name and small-dollar...
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September 17, 2019 - 9:18 am
The former White House press secretary made his dancing debut on the ABC reality show "Dancing with the Stars" in its premiere on Monday night. Wearing a bright yellow shirt full of ruffles and white pants, he danced to the Spice Girls "Spice Up Your Life" which drew interesting reactions from the...
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September 17, 2019 - 8:41 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats' first hearing in what they are calling an impeachment investigation quickly turned sour on Tuesday as their sole witness, former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski, refused to answer most of their questions. Lewandowski was following White House orders not to...
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September 17, 2019 - 7:49 am
Bon Appétit has revealed the 2019 Hot 10, the magazine's ranking of the country's 10 best new restaurants. The top spot in the annual list is Konbi, in Los Angeles, an ode to Japan's 24-hour convenience stores. In second place is Khao Noodle Shop in Dallas, Texas, and number three is Longoven in...
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September 17, 2019 - 7:43 am
NEW YORK (AP) — "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek says he's had a setback in his battle with pancreatic cancer and is undergoing chemotherapy again. Trebek told ABC's "Good Morning America" on Tuesday that after a short period of optimism when he stopped chemotherapy, his "numbers shot up" and doctors...
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September 16, 2019 - 7:15 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Tensions are flaring in the Persian Gulf after President Donald Trump said the U.S. is "locked and loaded" to respond to a weekend drone assault on Saudi Arabia's energy infrastructure that his aides blamed on Iran. The attack, which halved the kingdom's oil production and sent...
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September 15, 2019 - 11:37 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — At least three Democratic presidential candidates are calling for the impeachment of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh in the face of a new, uninvestigated, allegation of sexual impropriety when he was in college. Kavanaugh was confirmed last October after emotional hearings...
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