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Nation Jul 15Angry crowd protests after Chicago police fatally shoot man
Police shot and killed a man was in Chicago's South Shore neighborhood after officers on foot tried to question him because they thought he was armed.
World Jul 13Russia says U.S. indictment of 12 military agents is aimed at spoiling Trump-Putin summit
Russia's Foreign Ministry says "obviously, the purpose of this is to spoil the atmosphere" before Monday's summit of President Vladimir Putin and President Donald Trump.
World Jul 13Mexico’s president asks U.S. to quickly reunite families separated at the border
A statement from Enrique Peña Nieto's office says he's calling for "a permanent alternative that prioritizes the well-being and rights of minors."…
Politics Jul 13Democrats call on Trump to cancel Putin summit
The top Democrat in the Senate is calling on President Donald Trump to cancel his coming meeting with Russia's Vladimir Putin in the wake of new charges that 12 Russian intelligence officers hacked into Democratic email accounts during the 2016…
Nation Jul 12Papa John’s founder resigns after he used a racist slur
In a statement released by Louisville, Kentucky-based Papa John's, Schnatter said reports attributing use of "inappropriate and hurtful" language to him were true.
Politics Jul 11WATCH: Merkel says Germany is ‘good partners’ with U.S., after Trump blasts the ally
President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have met after the U.S. leader publicly lambasted the longtime ally over its spending on national defense and a Russian oil pipeline.
Politics Jul 10Trump says Putin meeting may be ‘easiest’
President Donald Trump says NATO benefits Europe more than the United States, as he prepares to meet with treaty allies in Brussels.
Politics Jul 09Democratic lawmakers, liberal groups rally against Brett Kavanaugh, Trump’s Supreme Court nominee
The speakers, including Sens. Kirsten Gillibrand of New York, Cory Booker of New Jersey, Jeff Merkley of Oregon and Bernie Sanders of Vermont, say the nominee poses a threat to abortion rights and health care protections.
Nation Jul 09WATCH: Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh says he ‘will keep an open mind in every case’
WASHINGTON -- Judge Brett Kavanaugh said he is "humbled" and "deeply honored" to have been selected by President Donald Trump for the Supreme Court.
Nation Jul 09McConnell calls Kavanaugh a ‘superb’ court pick
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer says by picking Kavanaugh, Trump is delivering on his pledge to "punish" women for their choices. He says he will fight the nomination "with everything I have."…