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  • Associated Press

    Sessions considers a Clinton Foundation special counsel

    WASHINGTON (November 14, 2017) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions is leaving open the possibility that a special counsel could be appointed to look into Clinton Foundation dealings and an Obama-era uranium deal, the Justice Department said, in responding to concerns from Republican lawmakers.

  • Associated Press

    Federal Appeals court upholds Planned Parenthood defunding

    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (November 13, 2017) — A federal appeals court says it won't reconsider a panel's ruling that Arkansas can block Medicaid funding to Planned Parenthood, two years after the state ended its contract with the organization over videos secretly recorded by a pro-life group group.

  • Associated Press

    Suit argues new angle in claim of for-profit college fraud

    WASHINGTON (November 13, 2017) — Two women who claim they were defrauded by a for-profit college have sued the Education Department and a private loan servicer in a case their attorneys say could provide a new legal remedy for tens of thousands of students frustrated with the department's inaction on claims seeking loan forgiveness.

  • Associated Press

    Sen. Rand Paul's neighbor pleads not guilty in attack

    BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (November 9, 2017) — U.S. Sen. Rand Paul's longtime neighbor pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges that he assaulted the Kentucky Republican while he was mowing his lawn.

  • Associated Press

    Court hearing set for man accused of attacking Sen. Paul

    BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (November 9, 2017) — The neighbor of U.S. Sen. Rand Paul accused of assaulting the Kentucky Republican while he was mowing his lawn is scheduled to appear in court.

  • Associated Press

    Ex-TV anchor says Spacey assaulted her son

    BOSTON (November 8, 2017) —A former Boston TV news anchor says Kevin Spacey sexually assaulted her teenage son at a Nantucket restaurant.

  • Associated Press

    Appeals court argument set for Texas immigration law

    NEW ORLEANS (November 7, 2017) — A federal appeals court in New Orleans planned to hear arguments Tuesday on a Texas law cracking down on so-called "sanctuary cities."

  • Associated Press

    ACLU says illegal immigrant has right to abortion

    HOUSTON (October 11, 2017) — Advocates for a pregnant 17-year-old illegal immigrant held in a Texas facility for immigrant children are asking a federal judge to allow her to get an abortion, over the opposition of U.S. and state officials.

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