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Meghan McCain hits back after Trump's Twitter attack on her father

A bitter feud between the president and the family of John McCain is back in the spotlight. The time it started with a tweet and spilled over into ...

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On Politics With Lisa Lerer: Elizabeth Warren Puts Ideas First. Will It Work?

Ms. Warren is running the campaign she believes the country needs. But in a primary field crowded with political celebrities, reality can be a killer.

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A Mar-a-Lago Weekend and an Act of God: Trump’s History With Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank’s hunger for profits and risk led it to lend Donald Trump more than $2 billion. Once he was elected president, employees were told not ...

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Nadler: ‘Tens of thousands’ of documents delivered in Trump obstruction probe

The sweeping request came as the Judiciary Committee kicked off its broad investigation into the president.

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Alabama senator says white nationalism is on the rise

"It's on the rise and it's a little scary I think for folks," says Democratic Sen. Doug Jones

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Poll: Joe Biden leads 2020 Democrats in millennial support

The former vice president is expected to face scrutiny from the progressive wing of the Democratic Party if he launches a White House bid

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o: Alan B. Krueger, Economic Aide to Clinton and Obama, Is Dead at 58

A labor economist, Princeton scholar, Treasury official and chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers. The police said the cause was suicide.

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Homeland Security Chief Cites Top Threat to U.S. (It’s Not the Border)

In a speech outlining her department’s focus in the coming year, Kirstjen Nielsen said that cybersecurity — not illegal immigration — topped her list ...

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House delegation's immediate priority in Puerto Rico doesn't include statehood

On the agenda: the economy, post-hurricane recovery efforts and ways to improve the island's fragile power grid.

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Gillibrand pledges to go after drug companies over opioid crisis

The Sackler family, which owns Purdue Pharma, "looked at drugs as a way to make billions of dollars," Gillibrand said.

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Democrats ask FBI to investigate potential connection between ex-spa owner and Trump

Li Yang also founded the chain of massage parlors in Florida that were recently raided in a prostitution and human trafficking sting that resulted in ...

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Trump Says ISIS Is Defeated. Reality Says Otherwise.

The radicalized children of the Islamic State will threaten the world for generations to come unless the president changes course.

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Trump Administration Proposes $86 Billion Spy Budget to Take On Russia and China

The proposed budget, which contains a 6 percent increase, covers expenses as diverse as spy satellites, cyberweapons and the C.I.A.’s network of overseas spies and informants.

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The meeting was supposed to ease tensions between Muslim and Jewish Democrats. It ended with tears.

“If we can't be on the same page, it's hard for the country to,” said freshman Rep. Dean Phillips after private meetings involving about a dozen lawmakers. 

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Nielsen Warns Against ‘Cyberthugs and Hackers’

Kirstjen Nielsen, the homeland security secretary, said the U.S. was not prepared for the current generation of threats and declared cybersecurity ...

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Steve King posts meme warning that red states have ‘8 trillion bullets’ in event of civil war

The Iowa Republican broached the subject in a Saturday Facebook post — a bizarre meme of two fighting Frankenstein figures, one red and one blue.

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Steve King posts meme warning that red states have ‘8 trillion bullets’ in event of civil war

The Iowa Republican broached the subject in a Saturday Facebook post — a bizarre meme of two fighting Frankenstein figures, one red and one blue.

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Lobbying Case Against Democrat With Ties to Manafort Reaches Key Stage

The investigation of Gregory B. Craig, who served as White House counsel in the Obama administration, comes amid a growing crackdown by the Justice ...

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2020 Democrats Import Grass-Roots Activism Into Their Campaign Staffs

The staff members shaping the Democratic primary field represent a new generation of advisers and strategists, more diverse and issue-driven than years past.

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PM condemns hateful, 'toxic segments' of society after New Zealand shooting

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau delivered an emotional clarion call Monday as he urged people of all political stripes to turn the page on hateful ideology and condemn the sort of intolerance that fuelled the brutal killing of 50 Muslims in New Zealand.

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House panel expects thousands of documents in Trump probe

The Democratic-led U.S. House Judiciary Committee said on Monday that it expects to receive tens of thousands of documents as part of its wide-ranging corruption and obstruction of justice probe of Republican President Donald Trump.

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