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Politics Sep 26This is what Jeff Sessions just said about free speech
Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Tuesday during a speech at Georgetown University that the Department of Justice would renew its commitment to "enforce federal law, defend free speech, and protect students’ free expression from whatever end of the political spectrum…
Politics Sep 25North Korea calls Trump comments a ‘declaration of war’
North Korea's foreign minister told reporters Monday that President Donald Trump's weekend tweet about leader Kim Jong Un was a “declaration of war” that gives his country the right to take "countermeasures," including the right to shoot down U.S. bombers…
World Sep 205 important stories you might have missed
As Trump continues to meet other world leaders at the U.N., here are five stories you may have overlooked.
Nation Sep 19WATCH LIVE: Sessions to speak about immigration
Attorney General Jeff Sessions is expected to speak about immigration during an event with law enforcement in Portland.
Nation Sep 18WATCH: Trump delivers his first address to the U.N. General Assembly
World leaders will begin addressing the assembly at 9 a.m. ET. Mr. Trump is expected to address the U.N. around 10:30 a.m. ET. Watch live here.
Nation Sep 18LISTEN LIVE: White House addresses U.N. summit in news briefing
Brian Hook, Director of Policy Planning, State Department, will give an off camera press briefing at 5 p.m. Listen live here.
Politics Sep 15‘What Happened,’ according to Hillary Clinton (full interview)
Hillary Clinton criticized President Donald Trump on a number of fronts in a PBS NewsHour interview Friday, saying “he’s being played” by dictators like Russia’s Vladimir Putin and North Korea’s Kim Jong Un, and also criticizing the president’s…
World Sep 14North Korea fired another missile over Japan. Here’s what we know
Details were still being analyzed by the U.S. and South Korea, that country's military said in a statement.
Nation Sep 14WATCH: Paul Ryan expected to address conflicting reports about ‘dreamer’ deal in news briefing
Speaker Paul Ryan briefed reporters at 12 p.m. ET Thursday.
Nation Sep 131 student dead, 3 injured after shooting at high school near Spokane, Washington
The suspect is in custody, police told local news stations.