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Politics Oct 11Pete Sessions appears to be ‘Congressman 1′ ensnared in Guiliani associates’ indictment
Former Rep. Pete Sessions, who has been weighing a comeback, is not accused of any wrongdoing.
Politics Oct 102 Florida men tied to Giuliani arrested on campaign charges
Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman were arrested on a four-count indictment that includes charges of conspiracy.
Politics Oct 07Trump allies pursued business deals in Ukraine
People with ties to Trump and his administration have pursued business deals in Ukraine that went far beyond advancing the president's personal political interests.
Nation Sep 18Trump bars California from setting stricter fuel standards
The Trump administration is revoking California's authority to set auto mileage standards stricter than those issued by federal regulators.
Politics Aug 05Ohio gunman’s ex-classmates decry missed chances to stop him
High school classmates of the gunman who killed nine people in Dayton, Ohio, say he was suspended years ago for compiling a "hit list" and a "rape list," and questioned how he could have been allowed to buy the military-style…
Nation Aug 04El Paso suspect appears to have posted anti-immigrant screed
About 20 minutes before the shooting started at an El Paso Walmart, a rambling screed was posted to an online message board saying the massacre was in response to an “invasion” of Hispanics coming across the southern border.
Nation Jun 26Top EPA official resigns amid congressional probe
Ethics questions have dogged EPA Assistant Administrator Bill Wehrum since his 2017 nomination by President Donald Trump.
Politics Feb 06Woman details sex accusation roiling Virginia politics
A California woman went public with her sexual assault accusation against Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax on Wednesday, saying in a statement that she repressed the memory for years but came forward in part because of the possibility that Fairfax…
Nation Oct 27Bomb suspect was cash-strapped ex-stripper devoted to Trump
Cesar Sayoc is an amateur body builder and former stripper, a loner with a long arrest record who showed little interest in politics until Donald Trump came along.
Nation Sep 22North Carolina river swirls with gray muck near flooded coal ash dump
Gray muck is flowing into the Cape Fear River from the site of a dam breach at a Wilmington power plant where an old coal ash dump had been covered over by Florence's floodwaters.