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Politics Nov 06Florida voters to choose Trump ally or first African-American governor
Former Republican U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis is hoping to ride President Donald Trump's backing to victory in the governor's race Tuesday, while Democratic Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum has sought to energize his party's voters as an unabashed liberal.
Politics Nov 01Trump sparks outrage over tweet with anti-immigrant ad
Trump tweeted a video claiming, without evidence, that Democrats were responsible for allowing a convicted cop killer into the U.S.
Politics Oct 30Trumps visit a Pittsburgh scarred by violence at synagogue
President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump paid solemn tribute Tuesday to each of the 11 people slain in the worst instance of anti-Semitic violence in American history. As the Trumps placed their remembrances outside the Tree of Life…
Nation Oct 26More suspicious packages found intended for Booker, Clapper
The discoveries brought to 12 the total number of devices addressed in recent days to Democratic figures including former President Barack Obama, former Vice President Joe Biden and Hillary Clinton.
Nation Oct 26Investigators search for person who sent mail bombs, motive
Investigators are homing in on a postal facility in Opa-locka, Florida, where they believe some of the packages originated, an official said.
Politics Oct 20Trump: Saudi arrests in Khashoggi death ‘a good first step’
President Donald Trump on Friday called Saudi Arabia’s announcement that suspects are in custody in the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi a “good first step” and said he would work with Congress on a U.S. response.
Politics Oct 19During rally, Trump praises Republican congressman who assaulted a journalist
The attack came a day before Greg Gianforte won a 2017 special election to serve the remaining 18 months in the House term vacated by now-Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke.
Politics Oct 18Analysis: With Trump’s ‘America First’ policy, where do human rights rank?
President Donald Trump has shown no interest in calling out the kingdom over the disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi — or calling out Russian President Vladimir Putin on assassinations or North Korea's Kim Jong Un on political prisoners.
World Oct 17Trump asks Turkey for any recorded evidence of Khashoggi’s fate
Asked about a recording described by a Turkish newspaper, President Trump said, "We've asked for it, if it exists." He's also continuing to urge patience while Saudi Arabia says it's investigating.
Politics Oct 17Trump says he won’t accept blame if GOP loses House
In a wide-ranging interview three weeks before Election Day, Trump told The Associated Press he senses voter enthusiasm rivaling 2016 and he expressed cautious optimism that his most loyal supporters will vote even when he is not on the ballot.