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Politics Mar 09‘Several’ lawmakers had contact with person who got COVID-19, physician says
The Capitol's attending physician said Monday that members of Congress had contact with a person who attended a recent political conference and who subsequently developed the illness caused by the new coronavirus.
Politics May 01WATCH: Obama drops the mic at final White House Correspondents’ Dinner
President Barack Obama performed his brand of sharp-tongued comedy at the White House Correspondents' Dinner for the last time - wrapping up with "Obama out" and dropping the mic while the crowd cheered.
Politics Jan 04Huckabee leaving Fox News to mull presidential run
TV host and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee says he is leaving his Fox News talk show as he considers whether to seek the Republican nomination for president, a decision he expects to reach in the spring.
Nation Dec 24U.S. to pay Alan Gross $3.2 million after 5 years in Cuban jail
WASHINGTON — A former subcontractor freed last week after five years in a Cuban jail will receive $3.2 million from the federal government as part of a settlement with the Maryland-based company that employed him at the time of his…
Politics Aug 04Former Reagan press secretary Jim Brady dies
The family of James Brady, the White House press secretary who was wounded during the 1981 assassination attempt on President Ronald Reagan, says he has died. Brady was 73.