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April 11, 2019 - 12:10 pm
WASHINGTON — Former Obama administration White House counsel Greg Craig was indicted Thursday on charges of making false statements and concealing information in a Justice Department foreign lobbying investigation that intersected with the Russia probe. Craig was charged in a two-count indictment...
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AP
April 11, 2019 - 8:33 am
One day last week, amid spiraling fallout over special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi dialed up the president and requested a meeting. She talked to President Donald Trump about working together on an infrastructure package. It was the first phone call between the...
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April 10, 2019 - 4:36 pm
WASHINGTON -- Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says his department is unable to provide President Donald Trump's tax returns to Congress by Wednesday's deadline. Mnuchin told House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Richard Neal, who made the request a week ago, that Treasury respects congressional...
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AP
April 10, 2019 - 8:19 am
Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren has released her tax return for 2018, reporting that she and her husband paid more than $200,000 in taxes on a joint income of about $900,000 last year. The move by the senator from Massachusetts on Wednesday follows similar tax return disclosures...
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AP
April 10, 2019 - 7:25 am
Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont will unveil a new version of his "Medicare for All" plan on Wednesday, shaking up the 2020 presidential election by reopening the debate over his call to eliminate private health insurance. Four of Sanders' fellow senators and rivals for the Democratic nomination are...
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AP
April 10, 2019 - 7:22 am
Attorney General William Barr is returning to Capitol Hill for a second time this week as lawmakers, the White House and the American public anxiously await his release of special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia report. Barr will speak to a Senate appropriations subcommittee Wednesday, the second...
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AP
April 09, 2019 - 12:44 pm
Facing bipartisan pushback, President Donald Trump said Tuesday he's not looking to revive the much-criticized practice of separating migrant children from their families at the southern border. At the same time, he suggested the policy had worked to deter migrants from coming into the U.S. Last...
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April 09, 2019 - 8:54 am
New York City declared a public health emergency Tuesday over a measles outbreak and ordered mandatory vaccinations in one neighborhood for people who may have been exposed to the virus. Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the unusual order amid what he said was a measles "crisis" in Brooklyn's...
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AP
April 09, 2019 - 8:13 am
Executives from Google and Facebook are facing Congress Tuesday to answer questions about their role in the spread of hate crimes and the rise of white nationalism in the U.S. Neil Potts, Facebook's director of public policy and Alexandria Walden, counsel for free expression and human rights at...
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Getty
April 09, 2019 - 7:54 am
This past fall, confessed Parkland killer Nikolas Cruz wrote a series of letters -- a number of them on a daily basis -- to a woman living in the United Kingdom. He professed his love for her, asked her to marry him and told her he wanted at least three children -- and he wanted to name them after...
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