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Erica R. Hendry is the digital news editor at PBS NewsHour.
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Politics Aug 23WATCH: Pence says Space Force will be established by 2020
The vice president is scheduled to speak at 1:45 p.m. EDT. Watch his remarks here.
Nation Aug 145 important stories that have nothing to do with the Omarosa-Trump feud
The Hurricane Maria deathtoll in Puerto Rico is more than 20 times higher than the government estimated, a jury has awards $289 million in damages to a man who claims a popular herbicide caused his cancer and other stories we're…
Nation Aug 065 important stories that deserve a closer look
A new law in France will give fines to street harassers, a county in Georgia will place a long rifle in every high school and middle school this fall and other stories we're reading now.
Politics Jul 31Foreign payments, unregistered lobbying and other activities that led to Paul Manafort’s indictment
As the Virginia trial for Trump's former campaign chair gets underway, here’s a look, in order of events, at what we know about his political consulting work with Ukraine and other foreign actors.
Politics Jul 23WATCH: After first Virginia Senate debate, Kaine and challenger Stewart talk economy, Trump
After the debate, at a Virginia Bar Association forum in Hot Springs, Virginia, both candidates sat down with Woodruff to talk about their state's changing demographics, economic growth, family separation at the border and President Donald Trump's performance in office,…
Politics Jul 23WATCH: Trump to speak at ‘Made in America’ event at White House
President Donald Trump is expected to speak at 3:15 p.m. ET. Watch live here.
Politics Jul 19WATCH: Intelligence chief Dan Coats says he wishes Trump hadn’t met alone with Putin
“We need to guarantee to the American people” that their vote matters and is secure, Coats said at the Aspen Security Forum. “It’s the essence of democracy.”…
World Jul 17Trump playing into Putin’s plan ‘either on purpose or by accident,’ Albright says
Russian President Vladimir Putin has a plan to divide the U.S. from its allies, former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright said Tuesday, and President Donald Trump is “playing into that plan either on purpose or by accident.” Albright joins Judy…
Politics Jul 16The many different ways Trump has described Putin and Russian election interference
Since running for president, Trump’s characterization of Putin and his relationship with him has shifted -- and shifted again.
Politics Jul 13Trump asked Russia to find Clinton’s emails. On or around the same day, Russians targeted her accounts
"Russia, if you're listening, I hope you're able to find the 30,000 emails that are missing, I think you will probably be rewarded mightily by our press," Trump said in a July 27, 2016, news conference.