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  • Associated Press

    At UN, unrepentant Trump set to rattle foes, friends alike

    BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (September 23, 2018) — President Donald Trump is poised to redouble his commitment to “America First” on the most global of stages this week.

  • Associated Press

    As Senate hearing set for Kavanaugh, new accuser emerges

    WASHINGTON (September 23, 2018) — The Senate Judiciary Committee has scheduled a hearing Thursday for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, a woman who says he sexually assaulted her as a teenager, as a claim of sexual misconduct emerged from another woman.

  • Associated Press

    Tenn. Democrat aims for Senate win by edging away from party

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (September 23, 2018) — Phil Bredesen is a Democrat. But he’d rather you not mention that.

  • Associated Press

    US seeks to curtail green cards for immigrants on public aid

    SAN DIEGO (September 22, 2018) — The Trump administration on Saturday proposed rules that could deny green cards to immigrants if they use Medicaid, food stamps, housing vouchers and other forms of public assistance.

  • Associated Press

    Kavanaugh, Ford agree to testify on Thursday

    WASHINGTON (September 22, 2018) — Negotiators reached a tentative agreement Saturday for the Senate Judiciary Committee to hear testimony Thursday from Christine Blasey Ford, the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault from decades ago, according to two people briefed on the matter.

  • Associated Press

    Trump wants to rid Justice Department of 'lingering stench'

    SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (September 22, 2018) — President Donald Trump has issued an ominous warning about the Justice Department and the FBI, promising more firings to rid a “lingering stench” after reports that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein discussed secretly recording Trump.

  • Associated Press

    Committee gives Kavanaugh accuser more time

    WASHINGTON (September 22, 2018) — The high-stakes brinkmanship over whether Brett Kavanaugh’s accuser would testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee came to a momentary standstill as GOP Chairman Chuck Grassley gave Christine Blasey Ford more time to decide on the terms of her appearance.

  • Associated Press

    Cruz, O'Rourke trade attacks during testy 1st Texas debate

    DALLAS (September 21, 2018) — Republican Ted Cruz and Democrat Beto O’Rourke repeatedly traded barbs during a testy first debate Friday night, underscoring how a Texas Senate race that long looked like a cakewalk for the conservative incumbent now appears to be anything but one.

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