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Politics Nov 10How sexual allegations against Roy Moore could transform the Alabama Senate race
In the span of a tumultuous afternoon, a low-profile special election became a Republican nightmare that threatens a once-safe Senate seat — and offers a new window into ugly divisions that continue to plague the GOP in the age of…
Politics Nov 09Are this week’s Democratic wins the start of an anti-Trump surge?
Jubilant Democrats across America are declaring their big election victories in Virginia and New Jersey — their first of the young Trump era — mark the beginning of an anti-Trump surge that could re-shape the balance of power in Congress…
Politics Nov 04Terror attack highlights de Blasio’s strained relationships
The attack highlights New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's complicated relationships with Gov. Andrew Cuomo and President Donald Trump.
Politics Oct 19WATCH: ‘Bigotry seems emboldened’ in Trump-era America, George W. Bush says
Former President George W. Bush on Thursday denounced bigotry in Trump-era American politics, warning that the rise of "nativism," isolationism and conspiracy theories have clouded the nation's true identity.
World Sep 20WATCH: Melania Trump to UN: ‘Step up’ to protect children
NEW YORK — First lady Melania Trump on Wednesday called on world leaders to come together for the good of their children, delivering her first public remarks at the United Nations as the White House works to strengthen its relationships…
Politics Aug 30Some recall Sandy struggle as Congress ponders Harvey relief
Another powerful natural disaster has exposed lingering resentment that underscores regional divisions in a deeply divided Republican Party.
Politics May 18Kochs unveil campaign to ‘jolt’ stalled tax debate
The network's leading organizations, Americans for Prosperity and Freedom Partners, on Thursday released a set of general preferences for major changes to the tax code. While explicitly stating their opposition to new border-adjustment or value-added taxes, there were few specifics…
Politics May 15Hillary Clinton launches new political group, ‘Onward Together,’ to push back against Trump’s agenda
The group, she tweeted, will "encourage people to get involved, organize, and even run for office."…
Politics May 02WATCH: Clinton blames misogyny, FBI, Russia, herself for 2016 election loss
Hillary Clinton said Tuesday that she's taking responsibility for her 2016 election loss but believes misogyny, Russian interference and questionable decisions by the FBI also influenced the outcome.
Politics May 01Thousands of immigrants, unions march in May Day protests
While union members traditionally march on May 1 for workers' rights around the world, the day has become a rallying point for immigrants in the U.S.