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Politics Jul 1814 hours later, Trump says he is ‘saddened’ by Lewis’ death
In the hours after the death of American civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis, President Donald Trump took to Twitter to retweet old missives about Democratic rival Joe Biden and lash out at his former national security adviser and his…
Politics Jul 04Trump entices masses with capital event as virus cases rise
Several hours before Trump’s “Salute for America” celebration, people filed to the National Mall in baking heat and took shade under the scattered trees while, not far away, music wafted from a party on the White House South Lawn. To…
Politics Jun 28Trump denies briefing on reported bounties against U.S. troops
President Donald Trump on Sunday denied that he had been briefed on reported U.S. intelligence that a Russian military intelligence unit secretly offered bounties to Taliban-linked militants for killing American troops in Afghanistan, and he appeared to minimize the allegations…
Politics Jun 27Biden slams Trump over reported bounties placed on US troops
Joe Biden attacked President Donald Trump on Saturday over a report that he said, if true, contains a “truly shocking revelation” about the commander in chief and his failure to protect U.S. troops in Afghanistan and stand up to Russia.
Nation Jan 18Thousands gather for Women’s March rallies across the US
Thousands gathered in cities across the country Saturday as part of the nationwide Women's March rallies focused on issues such as climate change, pay equity, reproductive rights and immigration.
Politics Sep 23Trump’s claims about the Bidens, explained
There's been no evidence of wrongdoing by either then-Vice President Joe Biden or his son Hunter Biden.
World Jan 02U.S. wants access to American held in Moscow on spying charges
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday that the U.S. hopes to gain access soon to a former Marine who was arrested in Russia on espionage charges and that "if the detention is not appropriate we will demand his…
World Jan 01Russians arrest former U.S. Marine on espionage charges
The arrest comes as U.S.-Russian ties are severely strained, in part over Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election.
Politics Jan 29GOP warns Trump not to lift Russia sanctions after call with Putin
"I'm absolutely opposed to lifting sanctions on the Russians," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said Sunday. "If anything, we ought to be looking at increasing them."…