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Politics Mar 14‘Apprentice’ contestant’s defamation suit against Trump can proceed, court rules
Citing a U.S. Supreme Court ruling involving President Bill Clinton, the judges said presidents can be sued in state courts over things not related to their official duties.
Nation Mar 12Years-old rape kits are being tested around U.S. with help from Manhattan DA, DOJ
Languishing evidence in over 100,000 sexual assault cases around the country has been sent for DNA testing with money from a New York prosecutor and federal authorities, spurring over 1,000 arrests and hundreds of convictions in three years, officials say.
Economy Nov 12What’s the appeal? A look at two top contenders for Amazon HQ2
Both Long Island City and Crystal City are stretches of major metropolitan areas with ample transportation and space for workers, but there are also plenty of differences.
World Sep 28China, Russia cast themselves as defenders of internationalism as U.S. backs away
In the wake of President Trump's proclamation that Americans "reject the ideology of globalism," Chinese Foreign Minister Wang's speech at the U.N. General Assembly sounded a note of rebuttal from a competing power.
World Sep 27Palestinian leader: Our ‘rights are not up for bargaining’
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas accused the U.S. of undermining the two-state solution.
Politics Sep 26WATCH LIVE: Trump chairs U.N. Security Council meeting
Wednesday will be Trump's first time in the Security Council, where the U.S. holds the rotating presidency this month. Watch live here.
Politics Jul 20AP source: Trump on tape about Playmate payment
A person familiar with an investigation into President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer says the attorney secretly recorded Trump discussing a payment to an ex-Playboy model who said she had an affair with him.
Nation Jul 19LGBTQ advocates fear Kavanaugh’s votes on gay-rights issues
Kavanaugh's approach to judging leads some scholars and activists to believe he is unlikely to echo Kennedy's votes on LGBTQ issues.
Politics Jun 14New York sues to shut down President Trump’s charitable foundation
The Donald J. Trump Foundation "was little more than a checkbook for payments from Mr. Trump or his businesses to nonprofits, regardless of their purpose or legality," Democratic Attorney General Barbara Underwood said as she sued to dissolve the foundation…
Nation May 30Harvey Weinstein indicted in New York rape case
The announcement came hours after film producer Harvey Weinstein's lawyers said he'd decline to testify before the grand jury because there wasn't enough time to prepare him and "political pressure" made an indictment unavoidable.