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Monica Crowley, a Fox News Fixture, Is Said 2019-04-17 13:37:28The choice of Ms. Crowley for the Treasury’s top communications role comes about two years after she withdrew as a candidate for other administr

On ‘Made in America,’ Trump’s F.T.C. Appointees May 2019-04-17 13:24:28Democrats on the Federal Trade Commission want to penalize companies that falsely market products as American made, but the president’s appointe

Justice Dept. Investigated WikiLeaks After Secretly Indicting Assange 2019-04-17 12:47:26Prosecutors sought to question a former WikiLeaks activist about whether he broke laws against publishing government secrets, and questioned a former

News Analysis: A President of the People or 2019-04-17 11:37:41While his predecessors sought to broaden their public support, President Trump appears to be heading into his re-election campaign sticking with his o

The Mueller Report Will Be Released on Thursday. 2019-04-17 11:10:23The highly anticipated report will tell us a lot about Russia’s 2016 election interference, any contacts between Moscow and the Trump campaign a

Julián Castro Needs a Defining Moment. It Hasn’t 2019-04-17 09:14:57Mr. Castro brings youth and diversity to the Democratic presidential field. But, overshadowed by some peers, he has failed to get traction in early po

Media Memo: How to Cover 2020: Assume Nothing 2019-04-17 00:45:41Political journalists gathered in Chicago to discuss the mistakes of 2016 and how to avoid them the next time around.

On Politics: Trump’s United Base of America 2019-04-17 00:03:35While other presidents sought to broaden their public support, President Trump is sticking with the voters who first propelled him to the White House.

In New Effort to Deter Migrants, Barr Withholds 2019-04-17 00:02:20Attorney General William Barr issued an order on Tuesday that could keep thousands of migrants in jail indefinitely while they wait for a resolution o

Trump Vetoes Measure to Force End to U.S. 2019-04-16 22:51:50President Trump’s decision to reject the bipartisan resolution was the second time in a month that he has blocked legislation passed by both hou

Court Rejects 2 Years of Judge’s Decisions in 2019-04-16 21:12:05The ruling, which found that the judge had wrongly hidden his simultaneous pursuit of a Justice Department job, was a major setback in the oldest deat

White House Memo: This Just In! Waiting for 2019-04-16 21:08:23In speeches, in interviews and on Twitter this week, the president has been a kind of town crier as he opines on the day’s news developments.

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When it comes to Mueller report, the wait 2019-04-11 18:05:08Attorney General William Barr is expected to turn over the redacted report to Congress soon. But the fight over the full report could take years.

Is our political divide, at heart, really all 2019-04-11 18:05:08Abortion is one of the most potent wedge issues in politics. As activists contemplate the possible end of Roe, the debate may grow more contentious.

Breakfast with Larry Kudlow, including a little loving 2019-04-11 18:05:08Trump’s top economic adviser mixes it up with reporters on China trade, the U.S.-Mexico border, and the president’s reported comment to Fe

Pete Buttigieg tried to revive South Bend by 2019-04-11 18:05:08A Midwestern mayor’s bold move to address blight gets mixed reviews. Pete Buttigieg is still trying to make it right – while running for p

Activists ask Democratic candidates: What about justice reform? 2019-04-11 18:05:08Five years after the Black Lives Matter movement was launched, activists struggle to focus national attention on criminal justice amid such issues as

Biden firestorm may say more about media than 2019-04-11 18:05:08Media feeding frenzies today are both bigger and smaller – elevating all kinds of offenses into full-blown controversies before quickly moving o

Larry Kudlow, Trump economic adviser, comes around on 2019-04-11 18:05:08Mr. Kudlow also weighed in on the president’s plan to close the border and his intention to nominate Stephen Moore to the Federal Reserve. 

Why capitalism in America now needs its defenders 2019-04-11 18:05:08Capitalism or socialism? At a Monitor Breakfast Wednesday, Larry Kudlow defended capitalism as the best path to prosperity for all.

Nadler wants the full Mueller report. What happens 2019-04-11 18:05:08If the executive branch resists, enforcing subpoenas becomes a matter for the courts – where it can drag on for years. 

Hoping for change, Chicago elects Lightfoot as first 2019-04-11 18:05:08On a historic night in Chicago, the nation’s third-largest city elected Lori Lightfoot as mayor. Ms. Lightfoot – who won all 50 wards &nda

‘Anybody who’s ever been around Joe Biden has 2019-04-11 18:05:08To some women, Joe Biden’s approach seems “handsy,” while others just see a “people person.” The difference in style may

Cut defense to fund a border wall? How 2019-04-11 18:05:08Border security vs. national security? How a North Carolina military town weighs proposed cuts to local defense spending to fund a U.S.-Mexico border

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Three countries support plan for free movement of 2019-04-16 18:05:29Iran, Iraq and Syria confirmed on April 14, 2019 their intention to launch a regional railway project to link the Iranian port of Khorramshahr, in the

According to Kurdistan24, DAESH (ISIS) used chlorine gas 2019-04-16 18:05:29An Iraqi court sentenced to death the Belgian citizen Bilal Abdoul-Aziz al-Marshouhi (aka "Abou Fadhil al-Belgiqi") for his membership of the Islami

The UK allowed a criminal network to finance 2019-04-16 18:05:29According to the Sunday Times, several consecutive British governments deliberately allowed a criminal network to embezzle 8 billion pounds sterling t

Donald Trump Proposes Partial Nuclear Disarmament 2019-04-16 18:05:29While the foreign ministers of NATO member countries were celebrating the 70th anniversary of the Atlantic Alliance in Washington, US President Donald

UNESCO communiqué on the fire at Notre-Dame de 2019-04-16 18:05:29“We are all heartbroken,” said UNESCO Director-General Audrey Azoulay in front of the devastating fire that ravaged the historic Cathedral

The Overthrow of Omar el-Bechir, by Thierry Meyssan 2019-04-16 18:05:29Certain pockets of Sudan are still at war, and the Khartoum government is still military. Nothing has changed despite the fact that President Omar el-

US State Department Note: Corruption and Chaos in 2019-04-16 18:05:29“Maduro usurped power; he's not the duly elected president. Juan Guaidó is the person that the Venezuelan people chose. America and now

Joint statement on Nagorno-Karabakh 2019-04-16 18:05:29On April 15, Moscow hosted a working meeting of the foreign ministers of Russia, Azerbaijan and Armenia, convened at the Russian initiative. The meeti

Norway, UK and US statement on the current 2019-04-16 18:05:29On April 11, the brave people of Sudan through their determined and principled call for change removed a President who had headed a brutal regime for

Joint Statement: Ministerial of the U.S.-Caribbean Resilience Partnership 2019-04-16 18:05:29The text of the following joint statement was issued by the governments of the United States, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, The Bahamas, Barbados, Beliz

The geopolitics of oil in the Trump era, 2019-04-09 09:03:24The United States have become the leading world producer of hydrocarbons. As from now, they are using their dominant position exclusively to maximise

Désignation par les États-Unis du Corps des gardiens 2019-04-09 09:03:24Le département d'État entend désigner à titre d'organisation terroriste étrangère l'ensemble du Corps des

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2020 candidates’ tax returns: By the numbers  2019-04-16 13:56:42Several 2020 Democratic presidential candidates have released their tax returns. Here’s what the filings show.

O’Rourke Underpaid on Two Years of Taxes While 2019-04-16 13:56:31Presidential hopeful Robert Francis O'Rourke and his wife, Amy, underpaid by more than $4,000 on their taxes in 2013 and 2014 while O'Rourke was a m

Meteorologist fired for saying racial slur on air 2019-04-16 13:53:55A meteorologist who was fired for appearing to use a racial slur during a broadcast has filed a lawsuit against his former employer, accusing the TV s

Steve King's primary challenger outraises him during first 2019-04-16 13:53:36A Republican primary competitor to Iowa Rep. Steve King raised more money than the longtime incumbent during the first quarter of 2019.

Dozens of Dems vote 95 percent of time 2019-04-16 13:53:17Nearly 70 Democrats have been voting in tandem with Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez despite House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s scoffing that the far-lef

De Blasio vows to take Trump to court 2019-04-16 13:53:11New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) said Monday that he will fight President Trump in court over Trump's plan to send undocumented immigrants to s

Trump campaign announces Wisconsin rally on night of 2019-04-16 13:52:53The Trump campaign on Tuesday announced a ‘Make America Great Again’ rally in Wisconsin for April 27—the same night as the annual Wh

Beto O’Rourke Donated Just 0.7% of His Income 2019-04-16 13:52:46When it comes to raising money, former congressman and failed Senate candidate Beto O'Rourke is a force to be reckoned with. However, when it comes t

Kudlow: White House interviewing candidates to replace Moore, 2019-04-16 13:52:10President Trump's top economic adviser said Tuesday that the White House is interviewing candidates that could potentially replace Stephen Moore and

Trump offers condolences to Macron for Notre Dame 2019-04-16 13:51:43President Trump offered condolences Tuesday to French President Emmanuel Macron over the devastating fire that ravaged the famed Cathedral of Notre Da

Sen. Kennedy to Dems: ‘Leave Bill Barr alone. 2019-04-12 14:41:16Congressional Democrats who are calling into question the credibility of U.S. Attorney General William Barr in wake of the release of the Mueller repo

Rep. Mark Green: ‘It’s time’ for a bipartisan 2019-04-12 14:40:47Tennessee Republican Rep. Mark Green said a bipartisan immigration deal would be “a huge win,” adding he thinks “it’s time.&rd