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      • US flies mission north of DMZ, sends message to North Korea

        US flies mission north of DMZ, sends message to North Korea

        Saturday, September 23 2017 2:46 PM EDT2017-09-23 18:46:38 GMT
        Sunday, September 24 2017 9:48 AM EDT2017-09-24 13:48:36 GMT

        It's a show of American military might to North Korea _ the United States says it flew bombers and fighter escorts to the farthest point north of the Demilitarized Zone by any such American aircraft this century.

        It's a show of American military might to North Korea _ the United States says it flew bombers and fighter escorts to the farthest point north of the Demilitarized Zone by any such American aircraft this century.

      • NFL owners speak out in support of players, against Trump

        NFL owners speak out in support of players, against Trump

        Sunday, September 24 2017 2:56 AM EDT2017-09-24 06:56:47 GMT
        Sunday, September 24 2017 9:48 AM EDT2017-09-24 13:48:31 GMT

        The NFL's players and owners united on Saturday in a manner unseen in years, sounding a resolute chord in decrying President Donald Trump's remarks about players kneeling during the national anthem.

        The NFL's players and owners united on Saturday in a manner unseen in years, sounding a resolute chord in decrying President Donald Trump's remarks about players kneeling during the national anthem.

      • Some Trump supporters grumble in battleground Michigan

        Some Trump supporters grumble in battleground Michigan

        Saturday, September 23 2017 2:36 PM EDT2017-09-23 18:36:28 GMT
        Sunday, September 24 2017 9:48 AM EDT2017-09-24 13:48:23 GMT
        Republicans in Michigan are giving President Donald Trump mixed reviews nine months into his term in light of the all-but-dead effort to undo the Obama-era health care law.
        Republicans in Michigan are giving President Donald Trump mixed reviews nine months into his term in light of the all-but-dead effort to undo the Obama-era health care law.
      • Trump travel ban expires Sunday; new restrictions expected

        Trump travel ban expires Sunday; new restrictions expected

        Sunday, September 24 2017 3:16 AM EDT2017-09-24 07:16:46 GMT
        Sunday, September 24 2017 9:48 AM EDT2017-09-24 13:48:19 GMT

        The Department of Homeland Security has recommended the president sign off on new, more targeted restrictions on foreign nationals from countries it says refuse to share information with the U.S. or haven't taken necessary security precautions.

        The Department of Homeland Security has recommended the president sign off on new, more targeted restrictions on foreign nationals from countries it says refuse to share information with the U.S. or haven't taken necessary security precautions.

      • North Korea stages anti-US rally in battle with Trump

        North Korea stages anti-US rally in battle with Trump

        Saturday, September 23 2017 11:26 PM EDT2017-09-24 03:26:50 GMT
        Sunday, September 24 2017 9:47 AM EDT2017-09-24 13:47:52 GMT

        The rally capped two days of response to Trump's combative speech at the United Nations earlier in the week.

        The rally capped two days of response to Trump's combative speech at the United Nations earlier in the week.

      • Public shaming likely but GOP wary of new laws after Equifax

        Public shaming likely but GOP wary of new laws after Equifax

        Friday, September 22 2017 3:48 AM EDT2017-09-22 07:48:03 GMT
        Sunday, September 24 2017 9:37 AM EDT2017-09-24 13:37:28 GMT
        Prospects are good for a public shaming in the Equifax data breach, but it's unlikely Congress will institute sweeping new regulations after hackers accessed the personal information of an estimated 143 million...
        Prospects are good for a public shaming in the Equifax data breach, but it's unlikely Congress will institute sweeping new regulations after hackers accessed the personal information of an estimated 143 million Americans.
      • Right-wing firebrand plans to hold rally at UC Berkeley

        Right-wing firebrand plans to hold rally at UC Berkeley

        Saturday, September 23 2017 4:56 PM EDT2017-09-23 20:56:48 GMT
        Sunday, September 24 2017 9:29 AM EDT2017-09-24 13:29:28 GMT

        Right-wing commentator Milo Yiannopoulos says he plans to hold a rally at the University of California, Berkeley after a student group who planned a week of events with him pulled out.

        Right-wing commentator Milo Yiannopoulos says he plans to hold a rally at the University of California, Berkeley after a student group who planned a week of events with him pulled out.

      • Trump trying to turn around GOP holdouts on health bill

        Trump trying to turn around GOP holdouts on health bill

        Saturday, September 23 2017 12:46 AM EDT2017-09-23 04:46:21 GMT
        Sunday, September 24 2017 8:47 AM EDT2017-09-24 12:47:07 GMT

        McCain opposes latest GOP health care bill, drawing ire from Trump and possibly dealing death blow to repeal-and-replace effort.

        McCain opposes latest GOP health care bill, drawing ire from Trump and possibly dealing death blow to repeal-and-replace effort.

      • Trump points to Iran missile test in criticizing nuke deal

        Trump points to Iran missile test in criticizing nuke deal

        Saturday, September 23 2017 9:36 PM EDT2017-09-24 01:36:52 GMT
        Sunday, September 24 2017 8:28 AM EDT2017-09-24 12:28:29 GMT
        Trump is pointing to a reported missile test by Iran to renew his criticism of the nuclear agreement it reached with the U.S. and other nations.
        Trump is pointing to a reported missile test by Iran to renew his criticism of the nuclear agreement it reached with the U.S. and other nations.
      • Price to stop private plane use on business during review

        Price to stop private plane use on business during review

        Saturday, September 23 2017 9:26 PM EDT2017-09-24 01:26:36 GMT
        Sunday, September 24 2017 8:09 AM EDT2017-09-24 12:09:05 GMT
        Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price says he will stop flying private planes on official business during an internal review of the flights.
        Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price says he will stop flying private planes on official business during an internal review of the flights.
      • The Latest: US showing North Korea its military might

        The Latest: US showing North Korea its military might

        Saturday, September 23 2017 2:16 PM EDT2017-09-23 18:16:34 GMT
        Sunday, September 24 2017 6:27 AM EDT2017-09-24 10:27:58 GMT
        The Pentagon says B-1B bombers from Guam and F-15 fighter escorts from Okinawa, Japan, have flown a mission in international airspace over the waters east of North Korea.
        The Pentagon says B-1B bombers from Guam and F-15 fighter escorts from Okinawa, Japan, have flown a mission in international airspace over the waters east of North Korea.
      • Trump comments on Curry, NFL protests anger athletes

        Trump comments on Curry, NFL protests anger athletes

        Saturday, September 23 2017 11:36 PM EDT2017-09-24 03:36:59 GMT
        Sunday, September 24 2017 4:42 AM EDT2017-09-24 08:42:30 GMT

        Wading into thorny issues of race and politics, Trump's comments in a Friday night speech and a series of Saturday tweets drew sharp responses from some of the nation's top athletes.

        Wading into thorny issues of race and politics, Trump's comments in a Friday night speech and a series of Saturday tweets drew sharp responses from some of the nation's top athletes.

      • The Latest: Warner eyes social-media political-ad regulation

        The Latest: Warner eyes social-media political-ad regulation

        Thursday, September 21 2017 4:06 PM EDT2017-09-21 20:06:02 GMT
        Sunday, September 24 2017 2:21 AM EDT2017-09-24 06:21:01 GMT
        Facebook says it will release the Russia-backed, potentially illegal election ads that ran on its platform to congressional investigators.
        Facebook says it will release the Russia-backed, potentially illegal election ads that ran on its platform to congressional investigators.
      • Trump travel ban expires Sunday; new ban may vary by country

        Trump travel ban expires Sunday; new ban may vary by country

        Saturday, September 23 2017 12:46 AM EDT2017-09-23 04:46:37 GMT
        Sunday, September 24 2017 2:19 AM EDT2017-09-24 06:19:14 GMT
        New, more tailored restrictions on travelers from additional countries could be part of next version of Trump's travel ban.
        New, more tailored restrictions on travelers from additional countries could be part of next version of Trump's travel ban.
      • Trump comments on Curry, NFL protests anger athletes

        Trump comments on Curry, NFL protests anger athletes

        Saturday, September 23 2017 11:28 PM EDT2017-09-24 03:28:44 GMT
        Saturday, September 23 2017 11:37 PM EDT2017-09-24 03:37:46 GMT
        President Donald Trump's two-day rant targeting the NFL and NBA has brought swift condemnation from league executives and star players.
        President Donald Trump's two-day rant targeting the NFL and NBA has brought swift condemnation from league executives and star players.
      • Republicans see political necessity in health care effort

        Republicans see political necessity in health care effort

        Thursday, September 21 2017 4:05 AM EDT2017-09-21 08:05:46 GMT
        Saturday, September 23 2017 10:57 PM EDT2017-09-24 02:57:06 GMT

        In the two months since Senate Republicans lost their initial attempt to scuttle President Barack Obama's statute, there's fresh evidence GOP voters are adamant that the party achieve its long-promised goal of dismantling that law. 

        In the two months since Senate Republicans lost their initial attempt to scuttle President Barack Obama's statute, there's fresh evidence GOP voters are adamant that the party achieve its long-promised goal of dismantling that law. 

      • Trump comments on Curry, NFL protests anger athletes

        Trump comments on Curry, NFL protests anger athletes

        Saturday, September 23 2017 7:56 PM EDT2017-09-23 23:56:40 GMT
        Saturday, September 23 2017 10:50 PM EDT2017-09-24 02:50:22 GMT
        Trump inflames sports stars by doubling down on anthem protests, rescinding Steph Curry invitation.
        Trump inflames sports stars by doubling down on anthem protests, rescinding Steph Curry invitation.
      • Bannon to campaign for Moore in Alabama's GOP Senate runoff

        Bannon to campaign for Moore in Alabama's GOP Senate runoff

        Saturday, September 23 2017 8:56 PM EDT2017-09-24 00:56:40 GMT
        Saturday, September 23 2017 10:42 PM EDT2017-09-24 02:42:52 GMT
        President Trump's former chief strategist, Steve Bannon, plans to campaign against the Trump-backed candidate in Alabama's Republican Senate primary runoff. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)President Trump's former chief strategist, Steve Bannon, plans to campaign against the Trump-backed candidate in Alabama's Republican Senate primary runoff. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)

        Trump's former chief strategist, Steve Bannon, is planning to campaign against the Trump-backed candidate in Alabama's Republican Senate primary runoff.

        Trump's former chief strategist, Steve Bannon, is planning to campaign against the Trump-backed candidate in Alabama's Republican Senate primary runoff.

      • The Latest: Health care groups oppose GOP bill

        The Latest: Health care groups oppose GOP bill

        Saturday, September 23 2017 9:06 AM EDT2017-09-23 13:06:26 GMT
        Saturday, September 23 2017 9:38 PM EDT2017-09-24 01:38:52 GMT
        President Donald Trump is holding out hope that a last-ditch effort to overhaul the Obama-era health law isn't over.
        President Donald Trump is holding out hope that a last-ditch effort to overhaul the Obama-era health law isn't over.
      • UNC team skipping White House visit due to schedule conflict

        UNC team skipping White House visit due to schedule conflict

        Saturday, September 23 2017 3:19 PM EDT2017-09-23 19:19:40 GMT
        Saturday, September 23 2017 9:18 PM EDT2017-09-24 01:18:15 GMT

        North Carolina's national championship men's basketball team will not visit the White House because of a scheduling conflict.

        North Carolina's national championship men's basketball team will not visit the White House because of a scheduling conflict.

      • The Latest: Melania Trump applauds US athletes at games

        The Latest: Melania Trump applauds US athletes at games

        Saturday, September 23 2017 2:47 PM EDT2017-09-23 18:47:18 GMT
        Saturday, September 23 2017 9:17 PM EDT2017-09-24 01:17:44 GMT
        U.S. first lady Melania Trump is meeting with Britain's Prince Harry in Toronto.
        U.S. first lady Melania Trump is meeting with Britain's Prince Harry in Toronto.
      • NFL commissioner, players' union angrily denounce Trump

        NFL commissioner, players' union angrily denounce Trump

        Saturday, September 23 2017 12:46 AM EDT2017-09-23 04:46:27 GMT
        Saturday, September 23 2017 9:03 PM EDT2017-09-24 01:03:12 GMT

        Trump has a suggestion for National Football League owners whose players decide to take a knee during the national anthem: fire them.

        Trump has a suggestion for National Football League owners whose players decide to take a knee during the national anthem: fire them.

      • Trump's comments about anthem, Curry inflame sports stars

        Trump's comments about anthem, Curry inflame sports stars

        Saturday, September 23 2017 9:39 AM EDT2017-09-23 13:39:00 GMT
        Saturday, September 23 2017 7:59 PM EDT2017-09-23 23:59:11 GMT

        President Donald Trump says if a basketball player doesn't want to visit the White House to celebrate an NBA title, then don't bother showing up.

        President Donald Trump says if a basketball player doesn't want to visit the White House to celebrate an NBA title, then don't bother showing up.

      • The Latest: Trump sticks by NFL criticism on national anthem

        The Latest: Trump sticks by NFL criticism on national anthem

        Saturday, September 23 2017 10:26 AM EDT2017-09-23 14:26:29 GMT
        Saturday, September 23 2017 7:07 PM EDT2017-09-23 23:07:37 GMT
        The commissioner of the National Football League says President Donald Trump's comments about players who kneel during the national anthem are "divisive" and show an "unfortunate lack of respect.".
        The commissioner of the National Football League says President Donald Trump's comments about players who kneel during the national anthem are "divisive" and show an "unfortunate lack of respect.".
      • Trump says he's putting political neck on line in Ala. race

        Trump says he's putting political neck on line in Ala. race

        Saturday, September 23 2017 12:46 AM EDT2017-09-23 04:46:08 GMT
        Saturday, September 23 2017 2:49 PM EDT2017-09-23 18:49:59 GMT
        Campaigning in Alabama's Republican Senate runoff, Trump assures voters Strange a stronger candidate than Moore in general election.
        Campaigning in Alabama's Republican Senate runoff, Trump assures voters Strange a stronger candidate than Moore in general election.
      • Texas asks court to allow its ban on 'sanctuary cities'

        Texas asks court to allow its ban on 'sanctuary cities'

        Friday, September 22 2017 5:39 AM EDT2017-09-22 09:39:09 GMT
        Saturday, September 23 2017 9:48 AM EDT2017-09-23 13:48:56 GMT
        Attorneys for Texas are asking a federal appeals court in New Orleans to let the state's law banning "sanctuary cities" take effect.
        Attorneys for Texas are asking a federal appeals court in New Orleans to let the state's law banning "sanctuary cities" take effect.
      • Investigators reviewing HHS chief's private charter flights

        Investigators reviewing HHS chief's private charter flights

        Friday, September 22 2017 1:25 PM EDT2017-09-22 17:25:49 GMT
        Saturday, September 23 2017 8:49 AM EDT2017-09-23 12:49:46 GMT
        Federal investigators say they are reviewing Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price's recent use of costly charter flights on official business to see if it complied with government travel regulations.
        Federal investigators say they are reviewing Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price's recent use of costly charter flights on official business to see if it complied with government travel regulations.
      • Showtime making series of Clinton-Patterson thriller

        Showtime making series of Clinton-Patterson thriller

        Friday, September 22 2017 11:15 AM EDT2017-09-22 15:15:47 GMT
        Saturday, September 23 2017 8:47 AM EDT2017-09-23 12:47:34 GMT
        Showtime says it is adapting an upcoming novel co-written by former President Bill Clinton and James Patterson into a television series.
        Showtime says it is adapting an upcoming novel co-written by former President Bill Clinton and James Patterson into a television series.
      • China: Trump bank ban statement 'not consistent' with facts

        China: Trump bank ban statement 'not consistent' with facts

        Friday, September 22 2017 5:55 AM EDT2017-09-22 09:55:38 GMT
        Saturday, September 23 2017 8:47 AM EDT2017-09-23 12:47:23 GMT
        A Chinese foreign ministry spokesman has said U.S. President Donald Trump's announcement that Beijing ordered Chinese banks to stop dealing with North Korea is "not consistent with the facts," but gave no...
        A Chinese foreign ministry spokesman has said U.S. President Donald Trump's announcement that Beijing ordered Chinese banks to stop dealing with North Korea is "not consistent with the facts," but gave no indication what steps China is taking.
      • Council member gives opponent ABC (already been chewed) gum

        Council member gives opponent ABC (already been chewed) gum

        Friday, September 22 2017 8:08 AM EDT2017-09-22 12:08:32 GMT
        Saturday, September 23 2017 8:08 AM EDT2017-09-23 12:08:50 GMT
        A Minneapolis City Council member has given one of her opponents something to chew over _ a piece of chewed gum.
        A Minneapolis City Council member has given one of her opponents something to chew over _ a piece of chewed gum.
      • US beefs up NKorea sanctions, Kim Jong Un insults Trump,

        US beefs up NKorea sanctions, Kim Jong Un insults Trump,

        Thursday, September 21 2017 10:25 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:25:57 GMT
        Saturday, September 23 2017 5:06 AM EDT2017-09-23 09:06:17 GMT
        (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks at a meeting with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani at the Palace Hotel during the United Nations General Assembly, Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017, in New York.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks at a meeting with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani at the Palace Hotel during the United Nations General Assembly, Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017, in New York.

        President Donald Trump says the U.S. will impose additional sanctions on North Korea over the communist country's nuclear weapons buildup.

        President Donald Trump says the U.S. will impose additional sanctions on North Korea over the communist country's nuclear weapons buildup.

      • Trump promises Alabama Sen. Strange will 'drain the swamp'

        Trump promises Alabama Sen. Strange will 'drain the swamp'

        Friday, September 22 2017 4:05 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:05:43 GMT
        Saturday, September 23 2017 2:06 AM EDT2017-09-23 06:06:46 GMT
        Trump faces an awkward dynamic in the Republican runoff for Senate in Alabama.
        Trump faces an awkward dynamic in the Republican runoff for Senate in Alabama.
      • Trump weighs new travel restrictions as ban nears expiration

        Trump weighs new travel restrictions as ban nears expiration

        Friday, September 22 2017 1:45 PM EDT2017-09-22 17:45:44 GMT
        Saturday, September 23 2017 2:06 AM EDT2017-09-23 06:06:29 GMT
        President Donald Trump is weighing the next steps of his controversial travel ban.
        President Donald Trump is weighing the next steps of his controversial travel ban.
      • Obama-era guidance on campus sexual assault gets scrapped

        Obama-era guidance on campus sexual assault gets scrapped

        Friday, September 22 2017 11:16 AM EDT2017-09-22 15:16:21 GMT
        Saturday, September 23 2017 12:50 AM EDT2017-09-23 04:50:00 GMT

        The Trump administration is scrapping Obama-era guidance on investigating campus sexual assault, replacing it with new interim instructions for universities.

        The Trump administration is scrapping Obama-era guidance on investigating campus sexual assault, replacing it with new interim instructions for universities.

      • GOP's 'Obamacare' repeal all but dead; McCain deals the blow

        GOP's 'Obamacare' repeal all but dead; McCain deals the blow

        Friday, September 22 2017 7:15 AM EDT2017-09-22 11:15:37 GMT
        Saturday, September 23 2017 12:49 AM EDT2017-09-23 04:49:51 GMT
        President Donald Trump is lashing out at a Republican senator who opposes the last-ditch effort to overturn "Obamacare.".
        President Donald Trump is lashing out at a Republican senator who opposes the last-ditch effort to overturn "Obamacare.".
      • Kim fires off insults at Trump and hints at weapons test

        Kim fires off insults at Trump and hints at weapons test

        Friday, September 22 2017 6:05 AM EDT2017-09-22 10:05:37 GMT
        Saturday, September 23 2017 12:48 AM EDT2017-09-23 04:48:58 GMT
        North Korean leader Kim Jong Un lobs crude insults at Trump and hints at frightening new weapons test.
        North Korean leader Kim Jong Un lobs crude insults at Trump and hints at frightening new weapons test.
      • Trump says NFL should fire players who kneel during anthem

        Trump says NFL should fire players who kneel during anthem

        Friday, September 22 2017 11:26 PM EDT2017-09-23 03:26:16 GMT
        Saturday, September 23 2017 12:47 AM EDT2017-09-23 04:47:58 GMT
        President Donald Trump says National Football League owners should fire players who kneel during the national anthem.
        President Donald Trump says National Football League owners should fire players who kneel during the national anthem.
      • In defiance to US, Iran unveils latest missile during parade

        In defiance to US, Iran unveils latest missile during parade

        Friday, September 22 2017 4:45 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:45:46 GMT
        Friday, September 22 2017 11:46 PM EDT2017-09-23 03:46:50 GMT
        Iran's Revolutionary Guard unveils its latest ballistic missile that can reach much of Mideast, including Israel.
        Iran's Revolutionary Guard unveils its latest ballistic missile that can reach much of Mideast, including Israel.
      • The Latest: Trump blasts NFL players who kneel during anthem

        The Latest: Trump blasts NFL players who kneel during anthem

        Friday, September 22 2017 6:16 PM EDT2017-09-22 22:16:59 GMT
        Friday, September 22 2017 9:56 PM EDT2017-09-23 01:56:10 GMT
        Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson is praising Alabama senate candidate Roy Moore just hours before President Donald Trump is set to headline a campaign rally for Moore's rival.
        Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson is praising Alabama senate candidate Roy Moore just hours before President Donald Trump is set to headline a campaign rally for Moore's rival.
      • The Latest: Trump criticizes McCain over health care bill

        The Latest: Trump criticizes McCain over health care bill

        Friday, September 22 2017 11:36 AM EDT2017-09-22 15:36:38 GMT
        Friday, September 22 2017 9:19 PM EDT2017-09-23 01:19:00 GMT
        Sen. Rand Paul says despite President Donald Trump's attacks on him for opposing the new GOP health care bill, the measure is a "fake" and he won't support it.
        Sen. Rand Paul says despite President Donald Trump's attacks on him for opposing the new GOP health care bill, the measure is a "fake" and he won't support it.
      • Trump fan says she will go to jail in defiance of town's sign ordinance

        Trump fan says she will go to jail in defiance of town's sign ordinance

        Friday, September 22 2017 6:50 PM EDT2017-09-22 22:50:59 GMT
        Friday, September 22 2017 6:50 PM EDT2017-09-22 22:50:59 GMT

        Trump supporter Susan Reitman argues that city ordinances go against her freedom of speech. 

        Trump supporter Susan Reitman argues that city ordinances go against her freedom of speech. 

      • Governors, John Kerry promote 15-state Climate Alliance

        Governors, John Kerry promote 15-state Climate Alliance

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:02 PM EDT2017-09-20 19:02:47 GMT
        Friday, September 22 2017 6:20 PM EDT2017-09-22 22:20:43 GMT
        Governors and former U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry are championing a 15-state coalition that's tackling environmental issues.
        Governors and former U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry are championing a 15-state coalition that's tackling environmental issues.
      • Kim Jong Un: 'Deranged' Trump will 'pay dearly' for threat

        Kim Jong Un: 'Deranged' Trump will 'pay dearly' for threat

        Thursday, September 21 2017 6:45 PM EDT2017-09-21 22:45:21 GMT
        Friday, September 22 2017 6:11 PM EDT2017-09-22 22:11:17 GMT
        North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is calling President Donald Trump "deranged" and says in a statement carried by the state news agency that he will "pay dearly" for his threats.
        North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is calling President Donald Trump "deranged" and says in a statement carried by the state news agency that he will "pay dearly" for his threats.
      • First lady does some gardening in White House kitchen garden

        First lady does some gardening in White House kitchen garden

        Friday, September 22 2017 12:06 PM EDT2017-09-22 16:06:06 GMT
        Friday, September 22 2017 5:31 PM EDT2017-09-22 21:31:00 GMT
        Melania Trump is heading out to the White House garden to do some planting and harvesting.
        Melania Trump is heading out to the White House garden to do some planting and harvesting.
      • Does NKorean H-bomb threat push US closer to war?

        Does NKorean H-bomb threat push US closer to war?

        Friday, September 22 2017 3:55 AM EDT2017-09-22 07:55:47 GMT
        Friday, September 22 2017 4:02 PM EDT2017-09-22 20:02:08 GMT
        In wake of fiery military threats again North Korea, Trump piles on new economic sanctions.
        In wake of fiery military threats again North Korea, Trump piles on new economic sanctions.
      • North Korean leader Kim called Trump a what? A 'dotard'

        North Korean leader Kim called Trump a what? A 'dotard'

        Friday, September 22 2017 2:35 AM EDT2017-09-22 06:35:40 GMT
        Friday, September 22 2017 4:01 PM EDT2017-09-22 20:01:10 GMT

        North Korean leader Kim Jong Un called President Donald Trump a what? A mentally deranged 'dotard,' which is a translation of a derogatory Korean word for an elderly person.

        North Korean leader Kim Jong Un called President Donald Trump a what? A mentally deranged 'dotard,' which is a translation of a derogatory Korean word for an elderly person.

      • The Latest: US: NKorea bomb test would draw tough response

        The Latest: US: NKorea bomb test would draw tough response

        Friday, September 22 2017 7:15 AM EDT2017-09-22 11:15:45 GMT
        Friday, September 22 2017 4:00 PM EDT2017-09-22 20:00:37 GMT
        President Donald Trump is again assailing North Korea's Kim Jong Un in an escalation of the war of words between Washington and Pyongyang.
        President Donald Trump is again assailing North Korea's Kim Jong Un in an escalation of the war of words between Washington and Pyongyang.
      • Megyn Kelly hopes for a Trump-free zone with new show

        Megyn Kelly hopes for a Trump-free zone with new show

        Thursday, September 21 2017 10:15 PM EDT2017-09-22 02:15:24 GMT
        Friday, September 22 2017 3:27 PM EDT2017-09-22 19:27:02 GMT
        Megyn Kelly says she left Fox to bring more joy to her life; NBC hopes she can spread some to viewers with new daily talk show.
        Megyn Kelly says she left Fox to bring more joy to her life; NBC hopes she can spread some to viewers with new daily talk show.
      • Lawsuit challenges law that only doctors perform abortions

        Lawsuit challenges law that only doctors perform abortions

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 12:48 PM EDT2017-09-20 16:48:11 GMT
        Friday, September 22 2017 2:18 PM EDT2017-09-22 18:18:25 GMT
        The American Civil Liberties Union and Planned Parenthood has filed a federal lawsuit that challenges a Maine restriction common across most of the U.S. that abortions be performed solely by physicians.
        The American Civil Liberties Union and Planned Parenthood has filed a federal lawsuit that challenges a Maine restriction common across most of the U.S. that abortions be performed solely by physicians.
      • The Latest: Trump speaks with Puerto Rico governor

        The Latest: Trump speaks with Puerto Rico governor

        Thursday, September 21 2017 5:15 AM EDT2017-09-21 09:15:57 GMT
        Friday, September 22 2017 12:04 PM EDT2017-09-22 16:04:17 GMT
        Hurricane Maria is lashing the northeastern Dominican Republic early Thursday and is expected to pass near the Turks and Caicos later in the day.
        Hurricane Maria is lashing the northeastern Dominican Republic early Thursday and is expected to pass near the Turks and Caicos later in the day.
      • CVS makes changes to limit opioid prescriptions

        CVS makes changes to limit opioid prescriptions

        Thursday, September 21 2017 4:29 PM EDT2017-09-21 20:29:34 GMT
        Friday, September 22 2017 11:42 AM EDT2017-09-22 15:42:26 GMT

         Almost 90 million people use CVS Caremark to fill their prescriptions. 

         Almost 90 million people use CVS Caremark to fill their prescriptions. 

      • Stocks subdued amid North Korea concerns, European data

        Stocks subdued amid North Korea concerns, European data

        Friday, September 22 2017 5:15 AM EDT2017-09-22 09:15:51 GMT
        Friday, September 22 2017 10:26 AM EDT2017-09-22 14:26:16 GMT
        World stock markets fall as investors turn cautious following new U.S. sanctions targeting North Korea, China credit rating downgrade.
        World stock markets fall as investors turn cautious following new U.S. sanctions targeting North Korea, China credit rating downgrade.
      • Shaq to back Democrat after GOP Christie endorsement in '13

        Shaq to back Democrat after GOP Christie endorsement in '13

        Thursday, September 21 2017 9:16 AM EDT2017-09-21 13:16:09 GMT
        Friday, September 22 2017 10:09 AM EDT2017-09-22 14:09:14 GMT
        New Jersey native and former NBA star Shaquille O'Neal is backing Democrat Phil Murphy in this year's contest to succeed Republican Gov. Chris Christie.
        New Jersey native and former NBA star Shaquille O'Neal is backing Democrat Phil Murphy in this year's contest to succeed Republican Gov. Chris Christie.
      • 5 things to know about N. Korean leader's rebuke of Trump

        5 things to know about N. Korean leader's rebuke of Trump

        Friday, September 22 2017 3:05 AM EDT2017-09-22 07:05:31 GMT
        Friday, September 22 2017 9:16 AM EDT2017-09-22 13:16:27 GMT
        5 things to know about North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's unprecedented personal rebuke of Trump.
        5 things to know about North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's unprecedented personal rebuke of Trump.
      • Text of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's response to Trump

        Text of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's response to Trump

        Thursday, September 21 2017 9:45 PM EDT2017-09-22 01:45:19 GMT
        Friday, September 22 2017 8:48 AM EDT2017-09-22 12:48:23 GMT
        Full text of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's response to US President Donald Trump.
        Full text of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's response to US President Donald Trump.
      • Trump, Turkish president meet with 'many issues' to discuss

        Trump, Turkish president meet with 'many issues' to discuss

        Thursday, September 21 2017 4:05 PM EDT2017-09-21 20:05:52 GMT
        Friday, September 22 2017 7:19 AM EDT2017-09-22 11:19:06 GMT
        President Donald Trump heaps praise on Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who has been criticized for a crackdown following an attempted coup last year.
        President Donald Trump heaps praise on Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who has been criticized for a crackdown following an attempted coup last year.
      • Ivanka Trump discusses her postpartum depression

        Ivanka Trump discusses her postpartum depression

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 5:15 PM EDT2017-09-20 21:15:28 GMT
        Friday, September 22 2017 5:47 AM EDT2017-09-22 09:47:41 GMT
        Ivanka Trump is talking about her experience with postpartum depression in a new interview.
        Ivanka Trump is talking about her experience with postpartum depression in a new interview.
      • The Latest: Kim says Trump will 'pay dearly' for threat

        The Latest: Kim says Trump will 'pay dearly' for threat

        Thursday, September 21 2017 12:26 PM EDT2017-09-21 16:26:17 GMT
        Friday, September 22 2017 4:46 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:46:36 GMT
        President Donald Trump is meeting with South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Thursday about the ongoing North Korea crisis.
        President Donald Trump is meeting with South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Thursday about the ongoing North Korea crisis.
      • Mueller investigators seek documents from the White House

        Mueller investigators seek documents from the White House

        Thursday, September 21 2017 4:15 AM EDT2017-09-21 08:15:50 GMT
        Friday, September 22 2017 4:09 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:09:07 GMT

        Though the full scope of the investigation is not clear, the information requests make evident at least some of the areas that Mueller and his team of prosecutors intend to look into and also reveal a strong interest in certain of Trump's actions as president.

        Though the full scope of the investigation is not clear, the information requests make evident at least some of the areas that Mueller and his team of prosecutors intend to look into and also reveal a strong interest in certain of Trump's actions as president.

      • Afghan leader: Abolishing militant havens in Pakistan is key

        Afghan leader: Abolishing militant havens in Pakistan is key

        Thursday, September 21 2017 10:16 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:16:01 GMT
        Friday, September 22 2017 4:08 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:08:50 GMT
        President Donald Trump is praising the combat efforts to drive the Taliban and terror groups out of Afghanistan.
        President Donald Trump is praising the combat efforts to drive the Taliban and terror groups out of Afghanistan.
      • A test for Trump's political muscle in Alabama Senate runoff

        A test for Trump's political muscle in Alabama Senate runoff

        Thursday, September 21 2017 5:25 PM EDT2017-09-21 21:25:26 GMT
        Friday, September 22 2017 3:38 AM EDT2017-09-22 07:38:42 GMT
        President Trump's political muscle is about to get tested in a Republican runoff election.
        President Trump's political muscle is about to get tested in a Republican runoff election.
      • On work trips, DeVos flies on her plane at own expense

        On work trips, DeVos flies on her plane at own expense

        Thursday, September 21 2017 10:05 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:05:56 GMT
        Friday, September 22 2017 3:38 AM EDT2017-09-22 07:38:18 GMT
        Education Secretary Betsy DeVos uses a private jet to fly around the country to tour schools and attend other work events.
        Education Secretary Betsy DeVos uses a private jet to fly around the country to tour schools and attend other work events.
      • US urges all nations to stop the spread of nuclear weapons

        US urges all nations to stop the spread of nuclear weapons

        Friday, September 22 2017 1:45 AM EDT2017-09-22 05:45:29 GMT
        Friday, September 22 2017 3:27 AM EDT2017-09-22 07:27:51 GMT

        U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has appealed to the international community, especially Russia and China, to stop the spread of nuclear weapons.

        U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has appealed to the international community, especially Russia and China, to stop the spread of nuclear weapons.

      • House Republicans plan retreat next week to discuss tax plan

        House Republicans plan retreat next week to discuss tax plan

        Thursday, September 21 2017 12:05 PM EDT2017-09-21 16:05:03 GMT
        Friday, September 22 2017 2:55 AM EDT2017-09-22 06:55:51 GMT
        House Republicans plan a retreat away from the Capitol next week to discuss a tax overhaul that congressional leaders have been working on for month.
        House Republicans plan a retreat away from the Capitol next week to discuss a tax overhaul that congressional leaders have been working on for month.
      • World leaders sounding like Trump at the UN

        World leaders sounding like Trump at the UN

        Thursday, September 21 2017 5:05 PM EDT2017-09-21 21:05:14 GMT
        Friday, September 22 2017 2:27 AM EDT2017-09-22 06:27:28 GMT
        World leaders are learning to speak Donald Trump, heaping on the praise and echoing the president's language this week at the U.N. General Assembly in New York.
        World leaders are learning to speak Donald Trump, heaping on the praise and echoing the president's language this week at the U.N. General Assembly in New York.
      • Trump nominates 4 for TVA board

        Trump nominates 4 for TVA board

        Thursday, September 21 2017 2:45 PM EDT2017-09-21 18:45:12 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 5:35 PM EDT2017-09-21 21:35:36 GMT
        President Donald Trump is nominating people from four states to serve on the Tennessee Valley Authority board of directors.
        President Donald Trump is nominating people from four states to serve on the Tennessee Valley Authority board of directors.
      • Federal employees ordered to attend anti-leaking classes

        Federal employees ordered to attend anti-leaking classes

        Thursday, September 21 2017 11:05 AM EDT2017-09-21 15:05:09 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 4:36 PM EDT2017-09-21 20:36:16 GMT
        Employees at the Environmental Protection Agency are attending mandatory training sessions this week to reinforce federal laws and rules against leaking government information.
        Employees at the Environmental Protection Agency are attending mandatory training sessions this week to reinforce federal laws and rules against leaking government information.
      • Sanders: Diplomacy, human rights must drive US world affairs

        Sanders: Diplomacy, human rights must drive US world affairs

        Thursday, September 21 2017 2:17 PM EDT2017-09-21 18:17:01 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 4:25 PM EDT2017-09-21 20:25:10 GMT
        Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is blasting President Donald Trump's foreign policy but also offering a sweeping indictment of how the United States has engaged in world affairs for generations.
        Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is blasting President Donald Trump's foreign policy but also offering a sweeping indictment of how the United States has engaged in world affairs for generations.
      • AP FACT CHECK: Trump and the fog over pre-existing maladies

        AP FACT CHECK: Trump and the fog over pre-existing maladies

        Thursday, September 21 2017 3:46 PM EDT2017-09-21 19:46:22 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 4:00 PM EDT2017-09-21 20:00:25 GMT
        AP FACT CHECK: Who's right about GOP health care bill, Trump and Cassidy, or Kimmel the TV guy?.
        AP FACT CHECK: Who's right about GOP health care bill, Trump and Cassidy, or Kimmel the TV guy?.
      • Winners and losers in GOP's last-ditch health overhaul

        Winners and losers in GOP's last-ditch health overhaul

        Tuesday, September 19 2017 5:05 PM EDT2017-09-19 21:05:20 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 3:58 PM EDT2017-09-21 19:58:09 GMT
        New GOP health care bill would redistributes hundreds of billions in federal financing; creates winners and losers.
        New GOP health care bill would redistributes hundreds of billions in federal financing; creates winners and losers.
      • Diplomats meet on Iran deal as Trump stays mum on decision

        Diplomats meet on Iran deal as Trump stays mum on decision

        Thursday, September 21 2017 3:36 AM EDT2017-09-21 07:36:34 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 3:49 PM EDT2017-09-21 19:49:20 GMT
        President Donald Trump has determined how he wants to approach the Iran nuclear deal, but Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Trump has not informed him or others in the administration about his decision.
        President Donald Trump has determined how he wants to approach the Iran nuclear deal, but Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Trump has not informed him or others in the administration about his decision.
      • California sues Trump administration to prevent border wall

        California sues Trump administration to prevent border wall

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:15 PM EDT2017-09-20 18:15:50 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 3:40 PM EDT2017-09-21 19:40:02 GMT
        California's attorney general has sued the Trump administration over its plan to construct a wall along the country's border with Mexico.
        California's attorney general has sued the Trump administration over its plan to construct a wall along the country's border with Mexico.
      • Trump to look at even stricter cap on refugees

        Trump to look at even stricter cap on refugees

        Thursday, September 21 2017 3:25 AM EDT2017-09-21 07:25:47 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 3:39 PM EDT2017-09-21 19:39:32 GMT
        Trump faces decision soon on refugee admissions, may go for even stricter limits.
        Trump faces decision soon on refugee admissions, may go for even stricter limits.
      • Prosecutors say Texas lawmaker spent $51K on online psychic

        Prosecutors say Texas lawmaker spent $51K on online psychic

        Thursday, September 21 2017 1:35 PM EDT2017-09-21 17:35:11 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 3:09 PM EDT2017-09-21 19:09:08 GMT
        Prosecutors say a Texas lawmaker spent more than $51,000 on an online psychic, appeared for work at the Capitol apparently impaired by medication and hid a cellphone from investigators.
        Prosecutors say a Texas lawmaker spent more than $51,000 on an online psychic, appeared for work at the Capitol apparently impaired by medication and hid a cellphone from investigators.
      • The Latest: Pence says Russia probes are not a distraction

        The Latest: Pence says Russia probes are not a distraction

        Thursday, September 21 2017 7:46 AM EDT2017-09-21 11:46:08 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 1:30 PM EDT2017-09-21 17:30:42 GMT
        Vice President Mike Pence says the Trump administration is focused on issues "the American people are focused on" and isn't getting distracted by investigations into Russian interference in last year's U.S. election.
        Vice President Mike Pence says the Trump administration is focused on issues "the American people are focused on" and isn't getting distracted by investigations into Russian interference in last year's U.S. election.
      • NKorea minister calls Trump's threat 'sound of dog barking'

        NKorea minister calls Trump's threat 'sound of dog barking'

        Thursday, September 21 2017 3:46 AM EDT2017-09-21 07:46:21 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 1:14 PM EDT2017-09-21 17:14:17 GMT

        The comments are the North's first response to Trump's debut speech at the U.N. General Assembly on Tuesday, during which he vowed to "totally destroy North Korea" if provoked. 

        The comments are the North's first response to Trump's debut speech at the U.N. General Assembly on Tuesday, during which he vowed to "totally destroy North Korea" if provoked. 

      • Democrats want closer look at Price's private jet travel

        Democrats want closer look at Price's private jet travel

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 5:55 PM EDT2017-09-20 21:55:44 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 12:39 PM EDT2017-09-21 16:39:10 GMT

        Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price can't always fly commercial, spokeswoman says.

        Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price can't always fly commercial, spokeswoman says.

      • Nobel Prize, JFK's chair, Trump wedding souvenir up for bid

        Nobel Prize, JFK's chair, Trump wedding souvenir up for bid

        Thursday, September 21 2017 7:55 AM EDT2017-09-21 11:55:54 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 12:36 PM EDT2017-09-21 16:36:38 GMT
        A Nobel prize, a rocking chair commissioned by President John F. Kennedy and a souvenir from President Donald Trump's wedding to first lady, Melania, are among the treasures up for grabs at a Los Angeles auction...
        A Nobel prize, a rocking chair commissioned by President John F. Kennedy and a souvenir from President Donald Trump's wedding to first lady, Melania, are among the treasures up for grabs at a Los Angeles auction this fall.
      • The Latest: Tillerson won't disclose Trump's Iran decision

        The Latest: Tillerson won't disclose Trump's Iran decision

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 11:17 AM EDT2017-09-20 15:17:18 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 11:45 AM EDT2017-09-21 15:45:21 GMT
        President Donald Trump says he's reached a decision on whether to pull out of the Iran nuclear deal _ but he won't say what it is.
        President Donald Trump says he's reached a decision on whether to pull out of the Iran nuclear deal _ but he won't say what it is.
      • Iran's top leader dismisses Trump's 'ugly, foolish' remarks

        Iran's top leader dismisses Trump's 'ugly, foolish' remarks

        Thursday, September 21 2017 6:55 AM EDT2017-09-21 10:55:54 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 9:18 AM EDT2017-09-21 13:18:18 GMT
        Iran's supreme leader says U.S. President Donald Trump's "cheap, ugly, foolish and unreal" remarks before the U.N. General Assembly earlier this week were a sign of desperation.
        Iran's supreme leader says U.S. President Donald Trump's "cheap, ugly, foolish and unreal" remarks before the U.N. General Assembly earlier this week were a sign of desperation.
      • Pelosi: Put off immigration overhaul, save 'Dreamers now'

        Pelosi: Put off immigration overhaul, save 'Dreamers now'

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:28 PM EDT2017-09-20 18:28:43 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 7:48 AM EDT2017-09-21 11:48:57 GMT
        House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi says she respects young immigrants who shouted her down at an event in San Francisco, but says their call for a comprehensive immigration overhaul is premature.
        House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi says she respects young immigrants who shouted her down at an event in San Francisco, but says their call for a comprehensive immigration overhaul is premature.
      • The Latest: Twitter to meet with Senate investigators

        The Latest: Twitter to meet with Senate investigators

        Thursday, September 21 2017 12:15 AM EDT2017-09-21 04:15:59 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 5:38 AM EDT2017-09-21 09:38:38 GMT
        The social media company, Twitter, says it will meet with a Senate committee investigating Russia's interference in the presidential election.
        The social media company, Twitter, says it will meet with a Senate committee investigating Russia's interference in the presidential election.
      • Emails point to Manafort offer to brief Russian in campaign

        Emails point to Manafort offer to brief Russian in campaign

        Thursday, September 21 2017 3:45 AM EDT2017-09-21 07:45:55 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 5:16 AM EDT2017-09-21 09:16:55 GMT

        Paul Manafort has denied any wrongdoing, saying his work in Ukraine was open and appropriate. He has also denied any involvement in any efforts to undermine the U.S. election on behalf of Russia.

        Paul Manafort has denied any wrongdoing, saying his work in Ukraine was open and appropriate. He has also denied any involvement in any efforts to undermine the U.S. election on behalf of Russia.

      • GOP report accuses watchdog of going easy on Wells Fargo

        GOP report accuses watchdog of going easy on Wells Fargo

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 5:45 PM EDT2017-09-20 21:45:30 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 4:16 AM EDT2017-09-21 08:16:00 GMT
        The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau could have fined Wells Fargo more than $10 billion for its illegal sales practices scandal but instead settled for $100 million, according to documents released by...
        The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau could have fined Wells Fargo more than $10 billion for its illegal sales practices scandal but instead settled for $100 million, according to documents released by Congressional Republicans on Tuesday.
      • Rouhani says Iranians are waiting for an apology from Trump

        Rouhani says Iranians are waiting for an apology from Trump

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 8:45 PM EDT2017-09-21 00:45:36 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 4:10 AM EDT2017-09-21 08:10:35 GMT
        Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Wednesday the Iranian people are waiting for an apology from US President Donald Trump for his "extremely offensive" rhetoric and "unfounded" allegations about his country.
        Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Wednesday the Iranian people are waiting for an apology from US President Donald Trump for his "extremely offensive" rhetoric and "unfounded" allegations about his country.
      • Worries of backlash help revive GOP health care drive

        Worries of backlash help revive GOP health care drive

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:18 PM EDT2017-09-20 20:18:27 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 4:00 AM EDT2017-09-21 08:00:16 GMT
        A brew of political pressures has pumped fresh life into the last-gasp Republican drive to erase the Obama health care overhaul.
        A brew of political pressures has pumped fresh life into the last-gasp Republican drive to erase the Obama health care overhaul.
      • Mueller investigators seek documents from the White House

        Mueller investigators seek documents from the White House

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:55 PM EDT2017-09-20 20:55:29 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 3:48 AM EDT2017-09-21 07:48:38 GMT
        Special counsel Robert Mueller's team of investigators is seeking information from the White House related to Michael Flynn's stint as national security adviser and about the administration's response to a meeting...
        Special counsel Robert Mueller's team of investigators is seeking information from the White House related to Michael Flynn's stint as national security adviser and about the administration's response to a meeting at Trump Tower last year.
      • Manafort offered to brief wealthy Russian during campaign

        Manafort offered to brief wealthy Russian during campaign

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 9:35 PM EDT2017-09-21 01:35:34 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 3:46 AM EDT2017-09-21 07:46:47 GMT
        President Donald Trump's campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, said during the presidential race that he was willing to provide "private briefings" for a Russian billionaire the U.S. government considers close to...
        President Donald Trump's campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, said during the presidential race that he was willing to provide "private briefings" for a Russian billionaire the U.S. government considers close to Russian President Vladimir Putin.
      • Diplomats meet on Iran deal as Trump stays mum on decision

        Diplomats meet on Iran deal as Trump stays mum on decision

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:54 AM EDT2017-09-20 07:54:56 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 3:38 AM EDT2017-09-21 07:38:28 GMT
        The United States and Iran will have their highest-level interaction of Donald Trump's presidency, a day after the American leader delivered a blistering attack on the Islamic Republic and the landmark 2015 nuclear...
        The United States and Iran will have their highest-level interaction of Donald Trump's presidency, a day after the American leader delivered a blistering attack on the Islamic Republic and the landmark 2015 nuclear deal.
      • Trump: GOP health bill short of votes before deadline

        Trump: GOP health bill short of votes before deadline

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:24 AM EDT2017-09-20 08:24:59 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 3:38 AM EDT2017-09-21 07:38:13 GMT
        (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., speaks to the media, accompanied by Senate Majority Whip Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La., Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., on Capitol H...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., speaks to the media, accompanied by Senate Majority Whip Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La., Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., on Capitol H...

        In a sign he remained short of votes, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell refused on Tuesday to commit to bringing the legislation up for a vote.

        In a sign he remained short of votes, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell refused on Tuesday to commit to bringing the legislation up for a vote.

      • AP Exclusive: Clinton book has sold more than 300,000 copies

        AP Exclusive: Clinton book has sold more than 300,000 copies

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 10:15 AM EDT2017-09-20 14:15:07 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 2:08 AM EDT2017-09-21 06:08:52 GMT
        AP Exclusive: Hillary Clinton's book about her stunning loss to Donald Trump has sold more than 300,000 copies in the combined formats of hardcover, e-book and audio, Simon & Schuster said Wednesday.
        AP Exclusive: Hillary Clinton's book about her stunning loss to Donald Trump has sold more than 300,000 copies in the combined formats of hardcover, e-book and audio, Simon & Schuster said Wednesday.
      • Trump administration considering even lower refugee limits

        Trump administration considering even lower refugee limits

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 6:05 PM EDT2017-09-20 22:05:30 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 1:40 AM EDT2017-09-21 05:40:19 GMT
        The Trump administration is considering a further reduction in the number of refugees allowed into the United States.
        The Trump administration is considering a further reduction in the number of refugees allowed into the United States.
      • Iranian president: Trump's UN comments 'ignorant, absurd'

        Iranian president: Trump's UN comments 'ignorant, absurd'

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 1:02 AM EDT2017-09-20 05:02:39 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 1:37 AM EDT2017-09-21 05:37:27 GMT
        U.N. chief Antonio Guterres opens the signing ceremony for the first treaty to ban nuclear weapons and the Security Council holds a high-level meeting on its far-flung peacekeeping operations at the annual U.N....
        U.N. chief Antonio Guterres opens the signing ceremony for the first treaty to ban nuclear weapons and the Security Council holds a high-level meeting on its far-flung peacekeeping operations at the annual U.N. gathering of world leaders.
      • Trump's trashing of Iran deal poses problems for NK strategy

        Trump's trashing of Iran deal poses problems for NK strategy

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:15 AM EDT2017-09-20 08:15:10 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 1:17 AM EDT2017-09-21 05:17:57 GMT

        Trump's threat to obliterate North Korea showed his determination to stop the communist country's nuclear weapons buildup, but his disparagement of the Iran nuclear deal in the same speech offered Pyongyang little hope of a negotiated solution.

        Trump's threat to obliterate North Korea showed his determination to stop the communist country's nuclear weapons buildup, but his disparagement of the Iran nuclear deal in the same speech offered Pyongyang little hope of a negotiated solution.

      • Pence applauds UN resolution on peacekeeping reform

        Pence applauds UN resolution on peacekeeping reform

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:28 PM EDT2017-09-20 18:28:00 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 12:36 AM EDT2017-09-21 04:36:33 GMT
        The Security Council has approved a resolution supporting efforts to reform the world body's far-flung peacekeeping operations, a priority of the Trump administration at the UN General Assembly this week.
        The Security Council has approved a resolution supporting efforts to reform the world body's far-flung peacekeeping operations, a priority of the Trump administration at the UN General Assembly this week.
      • US allies divided over Trump's threat against North Korea

        US allies divided over Trump's threat against North Korea

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:45 PM EDT2017-09-20 19:45:36 GMT
        Thursday, September 21 2017 12:18 AM EDT2017-09-21 04:18:40 GMT
        Japan has urged international unity in pressuring North Korea to give up its nuclear weapons, even as another key U.S. ally pushed back against President Donald Trump's threat to "totally destroy" the rogue nation...
        Japan has urged international unity in pressuring North Korea to give up its nuclear weapons, even as another key U.S. ally pushed back against President Donald Trump's threat to "totally destroy" the rogue nation if it attacked.
      • Sen. Graham presses for support for GOP health bill

        Sen. Graham presses for support for GOP health bill

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 5:35 PM EDT2017-09-20 21:35:46 GMT
        Wednesday, September 20 2017 11:15 PM EDT2017-09-21 03:15:49 GMT
        Sen. Lindsey Graham, co-author of GOP 'Obamacare' repeal bill, implores colleague to back the legislation 'with all its imperfections.'.
        Sen. Lindsey Graham, co-author of GOP 'Obamacare' repeal bill, implores colleague to back the legislation 'with all its imperfections.'.
      • Trump to award Medal of Honor to Alabama veteran

        Trump to award Medal of Honor to Alabama veteran

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 5:47 PM EDT2017-09-20 21:47:28 GMT
        Wednesday, September 20 2017 10:56 PM EDT2017-09-21 02:56:43 GMT
        The White House says President Donald Trump will award the Medal of Honor to a retired Army medic from Alabama who risked his life several times to provide medical care to his comrades during the Vietnam War.
        The White House says President Donald Trump will award the Medal of Honor to a retired Army medic from Alabama who risked his life several times to provide medical care to his comrades during the Vietnam War.
      • In citizenship message, Trump welcomes immigrants to America

        In citizenship message, Trump welcomes immigrants to America

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:35 AM EDT2017-09-20 07:35:16 GMT
        Wednesday, September 20 2017 10:50 PM EDT2017-09-21 02:50:29 GMT
        President Donald Trump has issued a welcome message for new American citizens urging them to help others assimilate and remain loyal to their new country.
        President Donald Trump has issued a welcome message for new American citizens urging them to help others assimilate and remain loyal to their new country.
      • Government: Prison fits Weiner's sex crime on teen victim

        Government: Prison fits Weiner's sex crime on teen victim

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 12:29 PM EDT2017-09-20 16:29:30 GMT
        Wednesday, September 20 2017 9:11 PM EDT2017-09-21 01:11:42 GMT
        The government says former New York congressman Anthony Weiner should go to prison for about two years after engaging in sexting with a 15-year-old girl.
        The government says former New York congressman Anthony Weiner should go to prison for about two years after engaging in sexting with a 15-year-old girl.
      • Melania Trump to UN: 'Come together' for good of children

        Melania Trump to UN: 'Come together' for good of children

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 7:15 AM EDT2017-09-20 11:15:10 GMT
        Wednesday, September 20 2017 5:40 PM EDT2017-09-20 21:40:04 GMT
        First lady Melania Trump is calling on world leaders to "step up" and "come together" to help improve the lives of children.
        First lady Melania Trump is calling on world leaders to "step up" and "come together" to help improve the lives of children.
      • Trump heard about Mideast peace as a boy, now wants to solve

        Trump heard about Mideast peace as a boy, now wants to solve

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:35 AM EDT2017-09-20 08:35:15 GMT
        Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:50 PM EDT2017-09-20 20:50:58 GMT

        President Donald Trump threatens the "total destruction" of North Korea if the renegade nation does not abandon his drive toward nuclear weapons.

        President Donald Trump threatens the "total destruction" of North Korea if the renegade nation does not abandon his drive toward nuclear weapons.

      • Mueller team questions deputy AG amid probe of Comey firing

        Mueller team questions deputy AG amid probe of Comey firing

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 7:45 AM EDT2017-09-20 11:45:01 GMT
        Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:35 PM EDT2017-09-20 20:35:37 GMT
        Special counsel Robert Mueller's team of investigators has questioned Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein as they investigate the firing of former FBI Director James Comey.
        Special counsel Robert Mueller's team of investigators has questioned Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein as they investigate the firing of former FBI Director James Comey.
      • Politician fired from job after posting meme of car running over protesters

        Politician fired from job after posting meme of car running over protesters

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:54 PM EDT2017-09-20 18:54:21 GMT
        Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:13 PM EDT2017-09-20 19:13:15 GMT

        The meme was titled "All Live Splatter" and showed a car running over stick figured people with the sentence "Nobody cares about your protest."

        The meme was titled "All Live Splatter" and showed a car running over stick figured people with the sentence "Nobody cares about your protest."

      • Woman: I'd rather go to jail than take down pro-Trump signs

        Woman: I'd rather go to jail than take down pro-Trump signs

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:15 PM EDT2017-09-20 18:15:42 GMT
        Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:41 PM EDT2017-09-20 18:41:29 GMT
        A Maine woman says she'd rather go to jail than take down her pro-Donald Trump signs.
        A Maine woman says she'd rather go to jail than take down her pro-Donald Trump signs.
      • Trump mocks Emmy ceremony for low ratings

        Trump mocks Emmy ceremony for low ratings

        Tuesday, September 19 2017 11:13 PM EDT2017-09-20 03:13:00 GMT
        Wednesday, September 20 2017 12:56 PM EDT2017-09-20 16:56:08 GMT
        President Donald Trump is mocking Sunday's Emmy Awards ceremony _ where he himself was frequently mocked by host Stephen Colbert, presenters and prize-winners.
        President Donald Trump is mocking Sunday's Emmy Awards ceremony _ where he himself was frequently mocked by host Stephen Colbert, presenters and prize-winners.
      • EPA nominee once helped chemical industry, lobbyists

        EPA nominee once helped chemical industry, lobbyists

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:55 AM EDT2017-09-20 07:55:04 GMT
        Wednesday, September 20 2017 12:30 PM EDT2017-09-20 16:30:23 GMT
        AP review finds trail of payments from chemical industry, lobbyists to research group run by EPA nominee.
        AP review finds trail of payments from chemical industry, lobbyists to research group run by EPA nominee.
      • Clinton mocks 'manspreading' Putin

        Clinton mocks 'manspreading' Putin

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 12:42 AM EDT2017-09-20 04:42:47 GMT
        Wednesday, September 20 2017 12:06 PM EDT2017-09-20 16:06:09 GMT
        When Hillary Clinton took the guest's seat on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert," she was in a mood to put Russian President Vladimir Putin on the psychiatrist's couch.
        When Hillary Clinton took the guest's seat on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert," she was in a mood to put Russian President Vladimir Putin on the psychiatrist's couch.
      • Trump's North Korea threat leaves Asia struggling to explain

        Trump's North Korea threat leaves Asia struggling to explain

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 12:32 AM EDT2017-09-20 04:32:43 GMT
        Wednesday, September 20 2017 10:56 AM EDT2017-09-20 14:56:08 GMT
        South Korea seems to downplay Trump's latest hot rhetoric aimed at North Korea, calling his words a signal of Washington's strong resolve to deal with Pyongyang but essentially a repetition of U.S. policy.
        South Korea seems to downplay Trump's latest hot rhetoric aimed at North Korea, calling his words a signal of Washington's strong resolve to deal with Pyongyang but essentially a repetition of U.S. policy.
      • RNC: Spending on legal bills for Trump Jr. nears $200K

        RNC: Spending on legal bills for Trump Jr. nears $200K

        Tuesday, September 19 2017 9:32 PM EDT2017-09-20 01:32:33 GMT
        Wednesday, September 20 2017 8:41 AM EDT2017-09-20 12:41:53 GMT

        The Republican National Committee says it has spent close to $200,000 on legal fees for President Donald Trump's eldest son in connection with the Russia investigation.

        The Republican National Committee says it has spent close to $200,000 on legal fees for President Donald Trump's eldest son in connection with the Russia investigation.

      • 11-year-old boy gets lawn-mowing gig at White House

        11-year-old boy gets lawn-mowing gig at White House

        Friday, September 15 2017 10:41 AM EDT2017-09-15 14:41:00 GMT
        Wednesday, September 20 2017 8:11 AM EDT2017-09-20 12:11:34 GMT
        The president got what you might call a grassroots display of support at the White House, welcoming an 11-year-old Virginia boy who offered to help cut the lawn.
        The president got what you might call a grassroots display of support at the White House, welcoming an 11-year-old Virginia boy who offered to help cut the lawn.
      • Girl's mother thankful Trump spoke of abduction in UN speech

        Girl's mother thankful Trump spoke of abduction in UN speech

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:53 AM EDT2017-09-20 06:53:04 GMT
        Wednesday, September 20 2017 7:16 AM EDT2017-09-20 11:16:01 GMT
        The mother of a Japanese girl abducted by North Korea is thankful Trump mentioned her in his U.N. speech and hopes it could be a chance for a breakthrough.
        The mother of a Japanese girl abducted by North Korea is thankful Trump mentioned her in his U.N. speech and hopes it could be a chance for a breakthrough.
      • AP Interview: NATO chief welcomes Trump's new approach

        AP Interview: NATO chief welcomes Trump's new approach

        Tuesday, September 19 2017 11:13 PM EDT2017-09-20 03:13:05 GMT
        Wednesday, September 20 2017 6:28 AM EDT2017-09-20 10:28:16 GMT
        NATO's secretary-general welcomed President Donald Trump's new strategy for the 16-year Afghan war and said the U.S. leader's insistence that NATO members increase their defense spending is achieving positive results.
        NATO's secretary-general welcomed President Donald Trump's new strategy for the 16-year Afghan war and said the U.S. leader's insistence that NATO members increase their defense spending is achieving positive results.
      • Who wins, who loses in bill aimed at upending Obamacare

        Who wins, who loses in bill aimed at upending Obamacare

        Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:25 AM EDT2017-09-20 08:25:10 GMT
        Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:37 AM EDT2017-09-20 08:37:33 GMT
        GOP health care bill likely to leave more uninsured; those with health savings accounts could benefit.
        GOP health care bill likely to leave more uninsured; those with health savings accounts could benefit.
      • One last last chance: GOP strains for Obamacare repeal votes

        One last last chance: GOP strains for Obamacare repeal votes

        Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:32 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:32:22 GMT
        Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:19 AM EDT2017-09-20 08:19:31 GMT

        A victory would let Senate Republican leaders claim redemption on their "repeal and replace" effort.

        A victory would let Senate Republican leaders claim redemption on their "repeal and replace" effort.

      • In stark UN speech, Trump threatens to "destroy" North Korea

        In stark UN speech, Trump threatens to "destroy" North Korea

        Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:52 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:52:10 GMT
        Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:16 AM EDT2017-09-20 08:16:29 GMT

        The president was expected to stand before world leaders and a global audience and declare that U.N. members, acting as a collection of self-interested nations, should unite to confront global dangers, according to aides previewing his speech.

        The president was expected to stand before world leaders and a global audience and declare that U.N. members, acting as a collection of self-interested nations, should unite to confront global dangers, according to aides previewing his speech.

      • Senate GOP tentatively agrees to $1.5T plan on tax cuts

        Senate GOP tentatively agrees to $1.5T plan on tax cuts

        Tuesday, September 19 2017 10:52 AM EDT2017-09-19 14:52:23 GMT
        Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:46 AM EDT2017-09-20 07:46:20 GMT
        A Republican on the Senate Budget Committee says that tax cut advocates on the panel are pressing for cuts that could add $1.5 trillion or more to the deficit over the coming decade.
        A Republican on the Senate Budget Committee says that tax cut advocates on the panel are pressing for cuts that could add $1.5 trillion or more to the deficit over the coming decade.
      • Senate intelligence chairman: Facebook should testify

        Senate intelligence chairman: Facebook should testify

        Tuesday, September 19 2017 7:05 PM EDT2017-09-19 23:05:27 GMT
        Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:39 AM EDT2017-09-20 07:39:22 GMT
        The chairman of the Senate intelligence committee says Facebook should testify as part of its probe into Russian meddling in the U.S. election, and that the social media giant "seems to have been less than...
        The chairman of the Senate intelligence committee says Facebook should testify as part of its probe into Russian meddling in the U.S. election, and that the social media giant "seems to have been less than forthcoming" with Congress.
      • Mueller team questions deputy AG amid probe of Comey firing

        Mueller team questions deputy AG amid probe of Comey firing

        Tuesday, September 19 2017 10:12 PM EDT2017-09-20 02:12:36 GMT
        Wednesday, September 20 2017 1:16 AM EDT2017-09-20 05:16:27 GMT
        Special counsel Robert Mueller's team of investigators has questioned Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein as they investigate the firing of former FBI Director James Comey.
        Special counsel Robert Mueller's team of investigators has questioned Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein as they investigate the firing of former FBI Director James Comey.
      • Global differences abound as leaders address UN

        Global differences abound as leaders address UN

        Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:12 AM EDT2017-09-19 04:12:22 GMT
        Wednesday, September 20 2017 1:14 AM EDT2017-09-20 05:14:43 GMT
        President Donald Trump and French leader Emmanuel Macron are expected to take the spotlight at the annual gathering of world leaders at the U.N. _ but discussions will be dominated by tough challenges like North...
        President Donald Trump and French leader Emmanuel Macron are expected to take the spotlight at the annual gathering of world leaders at the U.N. _ but discussions will be dominated by tough challenges like North Korea and Myanmar's Muslim minority.
      • Key California farm district rejects governor's tunnels plan

        Key California farm district rejects governor's tunnels plan

        Tuesday, September 19 2017 8:22 PM EDT2017-09-20 00:22:54 GMT
        Wednesday, September 20 2017 12:53 AM EDT2017-09-20 04:53:35 GMT
        The board of the nation's largest irrigation district rejected participation in Gov. Jerry Brown's $16 billion plan to build two giant tunnels to re-engineer California's north-south water delivery system, dealing...
        The board of the nation's largest irrigation district rejected participation in Gov. Jerry Brown's $16 billion plan to build two giant tunnels to re-engineer California's north-south water delivery system, dealing a major blow to the project.
      • Common Core used widely, despite continuing debate

        Common Core used widely, despite continuing debate

        Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:42 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:42:17 GMT
        Tuesday, September 19 2017 10:58 PM EDT2017-09-20 02:58:10 GMT

        President Donald Trump and Education Secretary Betsy DeVos spoke out against the standards, but the issue has been largely out of their hands.

        President Donald Trump and Education Secretary Betsy DeVos spoke out against the standards, but the issue has been largely out of their hands.

      • Trump's lawyer to publicly testify in Senate next month

        Trump's lawyer to publicly testify in Senate next month

        Tuesday, September 19 2017 10:12 AM EDT2017-09-19 14:12:23 GMT
        Tuesday, September 19 2017 9:23 PM EDT2017-09-20 01:23:59 GMT
        Donald Trump's personal lawyer says a proposal to develop a Trump Tower in Moscow was "solely a real estate deal and nothing more.".
        Donald Trump's personal lawyer says a proposal to develop a Trump Tower in Moscow was "solely a real estate deal and nothing more.".
      • Justices could avoid issuing verdict on Trump travel ban

        Justices could avoid issuing verdict on Trump travel ban

        Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:42 PM EDT2017-09-19 19:42:24 GMT
        Tuesday, September 19 2017 8:46 PM EDT2017-09-20 00:46:41 GMT
        President Donald Trump's travel ban offers the Supreme Court the chance to make a major pronouncement on the extent of the president's power over immigration.
        President Donald Trump's travel ban offers the Supreme Court the chance to make a major pronouncement on the extent of the president's power over immigration.
      • Trump slams Venezuela at UN; Maduro calls him 'Hitler'

        Trump slams Venezuela at UN; Maduro calls him 'Hitler'

        Tuesday, September 19 2017 1:02 PM EDT2017-09-19 17:02:30 GMT
        Tuesday, September 19 2017 8:16 PM EDT2017-09-20 00:16:15 GMT
        President Donald Trump has singled out Venezuela in a speech to the U.N. as a threat to democratic principles alongside North Korea, Iran and Syria.
        President Donald Trump has singled out Venezuela in a speech to the U.N. as a threat to democratic principles alongside North Korea, Iran and Syria.
      • Tillerson speaks to Suu Kyi on Myanmar refugee crisis

        Tillerson speaks to Suu Kyi on Myanmar refugee crisis

        Tuesday, September 19 2017 2:42 PM EDT2017-09-19 18:42:25 GMT
        Tuesday, September 19 2017 7:54 PM EDT2017-09-19 23:54:57 GMT
        U.S. officials say Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has spoken by phone with Myanmar's civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi about the Rohingya Muslim refugee crisis.
        U.S. officials say Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has spoken by phone with Myanmar's civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi about the Rohingya Muslim refugee crisis.
      • 3 members of Congress arrested at Trump Tower protest

        3 members of Congress arrested at Trump Tower protest

        Tuesday, September 19 2017 2:42 PM EDT2017-09-19 18:42:28 GMT
        Tuesday, September 19 2017 6:10 PM EDT2017-09-19 22:10:01 GMT
        Three members of Congress have been arrested at a protest outside Trump Tower.
        Three members of Congress have been arrested at a protest outside Trump Tower.
      • Huntsman says Moscow's meddling led to low level of trust

        Huntsman says Moscow's meddling led to low level of trust

        Tuesday, September 19 2017 11:23 AM EDT2017-09-19 15:23:45 GMT
        Tuesday, September 19 2017 5:26 PM EDT2017-09-19 21:26:12 GMT
        Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman, President Donald Trump's nominee to be U.S. ambassador to Russia, says Moscow's meddling in the 2016 presidential election led directly to the low level of trust between the two...
        Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman, President Donald Trump's nominee to be U.S. ambassador to Russia, says Moscow's meddling in the 2016 presidential election led directly to the low level of trust between the two former Cold War foes.
      • Trump's latest nickname: Rocket Man

        Trump's latest nickname: Rocket Man

        Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:32 PM EDT2017-09-19 16:32:27 GMT
        Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:09 PM EDT2017-09-19 19:09:14 GMT
        President Donald Trump is embracing a new nickname, calling North Korean leader Kim Jong Un "Rocket Man." It is an apparent reference to the Elton John song, which Trump sometimes played at campaign rallies.
        President Donald Trump is embracing a new nickname, calling North Korean leader Kim Jong Un "Rocket Man." It is an apparent reference to the Elton John song, which Trump sometimes played at campaign rallies.
      • Senate confirms Trump pick for solicitor general

        Senate confirms Trump pick for solicitor general

        Tuesday, September 19 2017 1:12 PM EDT2017-09-19 17:12:24 GMT
        Tuesday, September 19 2017 2:46 PM EDT2017-09-19 18:46:10 GMT
        The Senate has confirmed President Donald Trump's nominee for solicitor general.
        The Senate has confirmed President Donald Trump's nominee for solicitor general.
      • GOP governors launch 'news' site critics call propaganda

        GOP governors launch 'news' site critics call propaganda

        Tuesday, September 19 2017 6:12 AM EDT2017-09-19 10:12:11 GMT
        Tuesday, September 19 2017 1:55 PM EDT2017-09-19 17:55:00 GMT
        Republican governors have launched a website that appears to be a news outlet, but readers have to look carefully to see that The Free Telegraph is the product of a political party committee.
        Republican governors have launched a website that appears to be a news outlet, but readers have to look carefully to see that The Free Telegraph is the product of a political party committee.
      • Trump, Pence to campaign for Strange before GOP runoff

        Trump, Pence to campaign for Strange before GOP runoff

        Tuesday, September 19 2017 10:34 AM EDT2017-09-19 14:34:20 GMT
        Tuesday, September 19 2017 1:26 PM EDT2017-09-19 17:26:21 GMT
        President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence will campaign for Alabama Sen. Luther Strange in the final days before the hotly contested Republican runoff between Strange and Roy Moore, the state's former...
        President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence will campaign for Alabama Sen. Luther Strange in the final days before the hotly contested Republican runoff between Strange and Roy Moore, the state's former chief justice.
      • Moore says 'reds and yellows' remark was about Bible song, not race

        Moore says 'reds and yellows' remark was about Bible song, not race

        Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:50 PM EDT2017-09-19 16:50:42 GMT
        (Source: Youtube.com/Dave Graham )(Source: Youtube.com/Dave Graham )

        Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore is facing criticism after remarks he made during a campaign speech

        Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore is facing criticism after remarks he made during a campaign speech

      • UN report says 40 million in 'modern slavery' in 2016

        UN report says 40 million in 'modern slavery' in 2016

        Tuesday, September 19 2017 11:32 AM EDT2017-09-19 15:32:18 GMT
        Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:22 PM EDT2017-09-19 16:22:53 GMT
        U.N. agencies and partners say some 40 million people were ensnared by modern slavery last year, decrying a scourge that disproportionately affects women and girls.
        U.N. agencies and partners say some 40 million people were ensnared by modern slavery last year, decrying a scourge that disproportionately affects women and girls.
      • Dem senator criticizes Trump potshot at Clinton

        Dem senator criticizes Trump potshot at Clinton

        Monday, September 18 2017 3:51 AM EDT2017-09-18 07:51:31 GMT
        Tuesday, September 19 2017 11:25 AM EDT2017-09-19 15:25:55 GMT
        President Donald Trump is still taking potshots at Hillary Clinton, the latest sign that his campaign fury hasn't faded.
        President Donald Trump is still taking potshots at Hillary Clinton, the latest sign that his campaign fury hasn't faded.
      • Interior chief urges shrinking 4 national monuments in West

        Interior chief urges shrinking 4 national monuments in West

        Monday, September 18 2017 3:11 AM EDT2017-09-18 07:11:29 GMT
        Tuesday, September 19 2017 10:57 AM EDT2017-09-19 14:57:26 GMT
        Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is recommending that six of 27 national monuments under review by the Trump administration be reduced in size, along with management changes to several other sites.
        Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is recommending that six of 27 national monuments under review by the Trump administration be reduced in size, along with management changes to several other sites.
      • America 2nd: Traditions mean Trump must wait his turn at UN

        America 2nd: Traditions mean Trump must wait his turn at UN

        Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:32 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:32:07 GMT
        Tuesday, September 19 2017 10:34 AM EDT2017-09-19 14:34:44 GMT
        America 2nd: Tradition at the U.N. General Assembly means Brazil first, then the U.S. in speech lineup.
        America 2nd: Tradition at the U.N. General Assembly means Brazil first, then the U.S. in speech lineup.
      • Floods, fires, other disasters add stress to state budgets

        Floods, fires, other disasters add stress to state budgets

        Monday, September 18 2017 9:11 AM EDT2017-09-18 13:11:40 GMT
        Tuesday, September 19 2017 4:53 AM EDT2017-09-19 08:53:17 GMT
        Natural disasters such as this summer's hurricanes and wildfires can put a strain on state budgets, especially those experiencing an economic slowdown.
        Natural disasters such as this summer's hurricanes and wildfires can put a strain on state budgets, especially those experiencing an economic slowdown.
      • Young immigrants shout down Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi

        Young immigrants shout down Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi

        Monday, September 18 2017 3:01 PM EDT2017-09-18 19:01:50 GMT
        Tuesday, September 19 2017 4:32 AM EDT2017-09-19 08:32:41 GMT
        U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has been shouted down at a San Francisco event by young immigrants protesting her conversations with President Donald Trump on immigration policy.
        U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has been shouted down at a San Francisco event by young immigrants protesting her conversations with President Donald Trump on immigration policy.
      • Military budget would swell under Senate bill

        Military budget would swell under Senate bill

        Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:52 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:52:18 GMT
        Tuesday, September 19 2017 4:24 AM EDT2017-09-19 08:24:45 GMT
        U.S. military spending would swell under bill passed by Senate.
        U.S. military spending would swell under bill passed by Senate.
      • Senate backs bill to pump $700 billion into military

        Senate backs bill to pump $700 billion into military

        Monday, September 18 2017 4:11 AM EDT2017-09-18 08:11:29 GMT
        Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:55 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:55:12 GMT
        (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). In this Sept. 5, 2017, file photo, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., walks from his Senate office as Congress returns from the August recess in Washington.(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). In this Sept. 5, 2017, file photo, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., walks from his Senate office as Congress returns from the August recess in Washington.

        The 1,215-page defense measure defies a number of White House objections, but President Donald Trump hasn't threatened to veto the measure.

        The 1,215-page measure defies a number of White House objections, but President Donald Trump hasn't threatened to veto the measure.

      • Trump Jr. asks Secret Service to scale back protection

        Trump Jr. asks Secret Service to scale back protection

        Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:50 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:50:47 GMT
        Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:50 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:50:47 GMT

        As the son of the president, Donald Trump Jr. is authorized but not legally required to have high-level security.

        As the son of the president, Donald Trump Jr. is authorized but not legally required to have high-level security.

      • Who loves a parade? Trump wants to showcase military might

        Who loves a parade? Trump wants to showcase military might

        Monday, September 18 2017 5:32 PM EDT2017-09-18 21:32:05 GMT
        Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:44 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:44:30 GMT
        President Donald Trump says he wants to stage an armed forces parade in Washington on July 4 to showcase U.S. military strength.
        President Donald Trump says he wants to stage an armed forces parade in Washington on July 4 to showcase U.S. military strength.
      • GOP eyes popular tax breaks to finance overhaul

        GOP eyes popular tax breaks to finance overhaul

        Monday, September 18 2017 3:01 PM EDT2017-09-18 19:01:49 GMT
        Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:42 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:42:50 GMT
        Republicans straining to find about $1 trillion to finance sweeping tax cuts are homing in on two popular deductions that are woven into the nation's fiscal fabric.
        Republicans straining to find about $1 trillion to finance sweeping tax cuts are homing in on two popular deductions that are woven into the nation's fiscal fabric.
      • Trump calls for UN reform, but with more restrained tones

        Trump calls for UN reform, but with more restrained tones

        Monday, September 18 2017 4:21 AM EDT2017-09-18 08:21:29 GMT
        Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:34 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:34:14 GMT

        President Donald Trump is plunging into a foreign policy-focused week that will be anchored by his first address to the United Nations General Assembly.

        President Donald Trump is plunging into a foreign policy-focused week that will be anchored by his first address to the United Nations General Assembly.

      • Oh, man! Town might change Board of Selectmen to Selectwomen

        Oh, man! Town might change Board of Selectmen to Selectwomen

        Friday, September 15 2017 5:48 PM EDT2017-09-15 21:48:56 GMT
        Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:04 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:04:38 GMT
        A Massachusetts town says it will consider changing the name of its governing body from the Board of Selectmen to the Board of Selectwomen.
        A Massachusetts town says it will consider changing the name of its governing body from the Board of Selectmen to the Board of Selectwomen.
      • APNewsBreak: US nixes proposal to let Turkey guards buy guns

        APNewsBreak: US nixes proposal to let Turkey guards buy guns

        Monday, September 18 2017 1:03 PM EDT2017-09-18 17:03:36 GMT
        Monday, September 18 2017 11:03 PM EDT2017-09-19 03:03:32 GMT
        APNewsBreak: The Trump administration is withdrawing a proposal to let Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's security guards buy $1.2 million in U.S.-made weapons following violence against protesters during...
        APNewsBreak: The Trump administration is withdrawing a proposal to let Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's security guards buy $1.2 million in U.S.-made weapons following violence against protesters during Erdogan's visit to Washington this spring.
      • Feds wiretapped Trump campaign chief Manafort

        Feds wiretapped Trump campaign chief Manafort

        Monday, September 18 2017 11:03 PM EDT2017-09-19 03:03:02 GMT
        Monday, September 18 2017 11:03 PM EDT2017-09-19 03:03:02 GMT
        The initial wiretaps of Manafort  were authorized under secret court orders in 2014, long before Trump announced his candidacy. (Source: Pool/CNN)The initial wiretaps of Manafort were authorized under secret court orders in 2014, long before Trump announced his candidacy. (Source: Pool/CNN)

        It's not known if President Trump was picked up on the surveillance.

        It's not known if President Trump was picked up on the surveillance.

      • Clinton won't rule out questioning Trump's legitimacy

        Clinton won't rule out questioning Trump's legitimacy

        Monday, September 18 2017 8:32 PM EDT2017-09-19 00:32:13 GMT
        Monday, September 18 2017 9:03 PM EDT2017-09-19 01:03:42 GMT
        Hillary Clinton is refusing to rule out the possibility of questioning President Donald Trump's legitimacy depending on the outcome of official inquiries into Russia's attempts to influence the 2016 presidential...
        Hillary Clinton is refusing to rule out the possibility of questioning President Donald Trump's legitimacy depending on the outcome of official inquiries into Russia's attempts to influence the 2016 presidential election.
      • Russia, Belarus showing off firepower in military drills

        Russia, Belarus showing off firepower in military drills

        Monday, September 18 2017 7:22 PM EDT2017-09-18 23:22:58 GMT
        Monday, September 18 2017 7:22 PM EDT2017-09-18 23:22:58 GMT

        NATO says up to 100,00 Russian troops are taking part in the exercises, but Russia denies that number, saying it is less than 15,000. At least 70 aircraft and 250 tanks are involved in the maneuvers. 

        NATO says up to 100,00 Russian troops are taking part in the exercises, but Russia denies that number, saying it is less than 15,000. At least 70 aircraft and 250 tanks are involved in the maneuvers. 

      • GOP lawmakers: Move Appalachian agency out of Washington

        GOP lawmakers: Move Appalachian agency out of Washington

        Monday, September 18 2017 4:42 PM EDT2017-09-18 20:42:49 GMT
        Monday, September 18 2017 6:53 PM EDT2017-09-18 22:53:13 GMT
        Two powerful Kentucky Republicans are sponsoring a bill that would move an economic development agency that helps Appalachia out of Washington.
        Two powerful Kentucky Republicans are sponsoring a bill that would move an economic development agency that helps Appalachia out of Washington.
      • Will Senate bargainers' deal on children's health pass?

        Will Senate bargainers' deal on children's health pass?

        Wednesday, September 13 2017 9:18 AM EDT2017-09-13 13:18:07 GMT
        Monday, September 18 2017 6:52 PM EDT2017-09-18 22:52:47 GMT
        Senate bargainers have reached agreement to extend financing for the children's health insurance program for five years, and approval of the deal would avert an end-of-month cash crunch for the popular initiative.
        Senate bargainers have reached agreement to extend financing for the children's health insurance program for five years, and approval of the deal would avert an end-of-month cash crunch for the popular initiative.
      • Analysts see Trump threats to insurers boosting premiums

        Analysts see Trump threats to insurers boosting premiums

        Thursday, September 14 2017 6:08 PM EDT2017-09-14 22:08:26 GMT
        Monday, September 18 2017 6:52 PM EDT2017-09-18 22:52:42 GMT

        Budget analysts expect average premiums for individual health insurance to grow 15 percent next year, largely because it's unclear if President Donald Trump will block subsidies to insurers.

        Budget analysts expect average premiums for individual health insurance to grow 15 percent next year, largely because it's unclear if President Donald Trump will block subsidies to insurers.

      • Clinton's former campaign chairman talks to Senate panel

        Clinton's former campaign chairman talks to Senate panel

        Monday, September 18 2017 4:42 PM EDT2017-09-18 20:42:52 GMT
        Monday, September 18 2017 6:25 PM EDT2017-09-18 22:25:27 GMT
        Hillary Clinton's former campaign chairman has met with a Senate panel investigating Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election.
        Hillary Clinton's former campaign chairman has met with a Senate panel investigating Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election.
      • Trump's childhood home becomes showcase for refugees

        Trump's childhood home becomes showcase for refugees

        Monday, September 18 2017 12:17 AM EDT2017-09-18 04:17:00 GMT
        Monday, September 18 2017 3:55 PM EDT2017-09-18 19:55:31 GMT
        President Donald Trump's childhood home had some new occupants over the weekend _ refugees.
        President Donald Trump's childhood home had some new occupants over the weekend _ refugees.
      • Legal defense fund created for Michael Flynn in Russia probe

        Legal defense fund created for Michael Flynn in Russia probe

        Monday, September 18 2017 11:01 AM EDT2017-09-18 15:01:45 GMT
        Monday, September 18 2017 3:54 PM EDT2017-09-18 19:54:31 GMT
        The family of former national security adviser Michael Flynn has established a legal defense fund for him as he is scrutinized by investigators looking into Russia's meddling in the 2016 election.
        The family of former national security adviser Michael Flynn has established a legal defense fund for him as he is scrutinized by investigators looking into Russia's meddling in the 2016 election.
      • Confusion hits consumer market over US ban of Kaspersky

        Confusion hits consumer market over US ban of Kaspersky

        Thursday, September 14 2017 1:27 AM EDT2017-09-14 05:27:55 GMT
        Monday, September 18 2017 3:25 PM EDT2017-09-18 19:25:56 GMT
        Best Buy follows US government, drops Kaspersky security software. Should consumers do the same?.
        Best Buy follows US government, drops Kaspersky security software. Should consumers do the same?.
      • President Trump omnipresent over Emmy Awards ceremony

        President Trump omnipresent over Emmy Awards ceremony

        Monday, September 18 2017 1:51 AM EDT2017-09-18 05:51:53 GMT
        Monday, September 18 2017 3:02 PM EDT2017-09-18 19:02:30 GMT

        He may not have an Emmy, but Donald Trump had a huge impact on television's annual awards ceremony.

        He may not have an Emmy, but Donald Trump had a huge impact on television's annual awards ceremony.

      • 'Not a friend of democracy': Trump's past UN criticism

        'Not a friend of democracy': Trump's past UN criticism

        Monday, September 18 2017 1:31 PM EDT2017-09-18 17:31:41 GMT
        Monday, September 18 2017 2:43 PM EDT2017-09-18 18:43:12 GMT
        "Not a friend of democracy" and "not a friend to freedom": A look at Trump's past criticism of the U.N.
        "Not a friend of democracy" and "not a friend to freedom": A look at Trump's past criticism of the U.N.
      • US to press concerns over incidents in meeting with Cubans

        US to press concerns over incidents in meeting with Cubans

        Monday, September 18 2017 4:11 AM EDT2017-09-18 08:11:35 GMT
        Monday, September 18 2017 2:13 PM EDT2017-09-18 18:13:17 GMT
        The Trump administration is considering closing down the U.S. Embassy in Havana following unexplained incidents that have affected the health of American diplomats.
        The Trump administration is considering closing down the U.S. Embassy in Havana following unexplained incidents that have affected the health of American diplomats.
      • PEN America among arts organizations opposing travel ban

        PEN America among arts organizations opposing travel ban

        Monday, September 18 2017 11:51 AM EDT2017-09-18 15:51:41 GMT
        Monday, September 18 2017 11:52 AM EDT2017-09-18 15:52:15 GMT
        PEN America and the Sundance Institute are among nearly 30 arts organizations that have filed a brief urging the Supreme Court to strike down the Trump administration's travel ban.
        PEN America and the Sundance Institute are among nearly 30 arts organizations that have filed a brief urging the Supreme Court to strike down the Trump administration's travel ban.
      • White House aide unamused by political Emmy Awards

        White House aide unamused by political Emmy Awards

        Monday, September 18 2017 9:11 AM EDT2017-09-18 13:11:55 GMT
        Monday, September 18 2017 11:32 AM EDT2017-09-18 15:32:27 GMT
        A top White House aide is offering a lackluster review for the politically-charged Emmy Awards.
        A top White House aide is offering a lackluster review for the politically-charged Emmy Awards.
      • Trump: Fate of Iran nuclear deal hangs on tough UN policing

        Trump: Fate of Iran nuclear deal hangs on tough UN policing

        Monday, September 18 2017 8:01 AM EDT2017-09-18 12:01:44 GMT
        Monday, September 18 2017 11:13 AM EDT2017-09-18 15:13:28 GMT
        U.S. President Donald Trump is warning that Washington will walk away from a nuclear deal it agreed to with Iran if it deems that the U.N. agency monitoring the agreement is not tough enough in monitoring it.
        U.S. President Donald Trump is warning that Washington will walk away from a nuclear deal it agreed to with Iran if it deems that the U.N. agency monitoring the agreement is not tough enough in monitoring it.
      • White House, black college heads to meet amid strained ties

        White House, black college heads to meet amid strained ties

        Monday, September 18 2017 4:01 AM EDT2017-09-18 08:01:29 GMT
        Monday, September 18 2017 11:12 AM EDT2017-09-18 15:12:16 GMT
        The White House is holding an annual gathering for presidents of historically black colleges and universities amid strained ties with school leaders.
        The White House is holding an annual gathering for presidents of historically black colleges and universities amid strained ties with school leaders.
      • Global markets edge up ahead of Trump speech, Fed meeting

        Global markets edge up ahead of Trump speech, Fed meeting

        Monday, September 18 2017 1:41 AM EDT2017-09-18 05:41:27 GMT
        Monday, September 18 2017 10:31 AM EDT2017-09-18 14:31:52 GMT
        Asian stock markets have risen ahead of this week's U.S. Federal Reserve policy meeting and President Donald Trump's speech at the United Nations.
        Asian stock markets have risen ahead of this week's U.S. Federal Reserve policy meeting and President Donald Trump's speech at the United Nations.
      • 'Panic back in Hispanic' sign causes outrage at Alabama school

        'Panic back in Hispanic' sign causes outrage at Alabama school

        Monday, September 18 2017 10:07 AM EDT2017-09-18 14:07:20 GMT
        Monday, September 18 2017 10:07 AM EDT2017-09-18 14:07:20 GMT

        The school superintendent said the sign contained "unacceptable language" and the district will be "following up" on the issue.

        The school superintendent said the sign contained "unacceptable language" and the district will be "following up" on the issue.

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        With the rise of the alt-right and communities debating and removing Confederate monuments, protests and counter protests are growing in number.

        With the rise of the alt-right and communities debating and removing Confederate monuments, protests and counter protests are growing in number.

      • Chaos in Charlottesville

        Chaos in Charlottesville

        Three people have died and dozens more were injured after a violent weekend in Charlottesville, where alt-right groups, KKK and neo-Nazis clashed with counter-protesters.

        Three people have died and dozens more were injured after a violent weekend in Charlottesville, where alt-right groups, KKK and neo-Nazis clashed with counter-protesters.

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        Get the latest news on national politics.

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        National healthcare debate

        National healthcare debate

        Arizona Republican Sen. John McCain will not vote for the latest effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare.

        Arizona Republican Sen. John McCain will not vote for the latest effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare.

      • Supreme Court decisions

        The US Supreme Court news & decisions

        The US Supreme Court news & decisions

        In the first decisions released since Justice Neil Gorsuch joined, the U.S. Supreme Court announced it would hear the case for President Trump's travel ban and allowed some parts of it to go into effect.

        In the first decisions released since Justice Neil Gorsuch joined, the U.S. Supreme Court announced it would hear the case for President Trump's travel ban and allowed some parts of it to go into effect.

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      • EPA removes waste at Texas toxic sites, won't say from where

        EPA removes waste at Texas toxic sites, won't say from where

        Saturday, September 23 2017 6:26 PM EDT2017-09-23 22:26:48 GMT
        Sunday, September 24 2017 9:48 AM EDT2017-09-24 13:48:27 GMT
        The Environmental Protection Agency says it has recovered 517 containers of "unidentified, potentially hazardous material" from highly contaminated toxic waste sites in Texas that flooded last month during...
        The Environmental Protection Agency says it has recovered 517 containers of "unidentified, potentially hazardous material" from highly contaminated toxic waste sites in Texas that flooded last month during Hurricane Harvey.
      • Trump travel ban expires Sunday; new restrictions expected

        Trump travel ban expires Sunday; new restrictions expected

        Sunday, September 24 2017 3:16 AM EDT2017-09-24 07:16:46 GMT
        Sunday, September 24 2017 9:48 AM EDT2017-09-24 13:48:19 GMT

        The Department of Homeland Security has recommended the president sign off on new, more targeted restrictions on foreign nationals from countries it says refuse to share information with the U.S. or haven't taken necessary security precautions.

        The Department of Homeland Security has recommended the president sign off on new, more targeted restrictions on foreign nationals from countries it says refuse to share information with the U.S. or haven't taken necessary security precautions.

      • Can brain disease explain Aaron Hernandez's behavior?

        Can brain disease explain Aaron Hernandez's behavior?

        Friday, September 22 2017 4:15 PM EDT2017-09-22 20:15:50 GMT
        Sunday, September 24 2017 9:38 AM EDT2017-09-24 13:38:05 GMT
        Aaron Hernandez brain disease diagnosis raises questions about his life troubles & suicide.
        Aaron Hernandez brain disease diagnosis raises questions about his life troubles & suicide.
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