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‘I Can Still Smell Him’: For 4 Legislators, New! 2019-08-19 03:00:05Sexually abused as children, four Albany lawmakers told their stories to raise awareness about the Child Victims Act.

Julián Castro’s Obama Moment 2019-08-19 00:13:21He was given a star-making speaking slot at the 2012 Democratic National Convention. He’s still trying to make it pay dividends.

On Politics: Trump’s Economic Conspiracy 2019-08-19 00:11:00As the economy shows ominous signs, the president has started to blame outside forces conspiring against him.

In Economic Warning Signals, Trump Sees Signs of 2019-08-18 22:48:23The president has accused his own Federal Reserve chair, other nations and the news media of working against him to derail the economy.

Israel’s Alliance With Trump Creates New Tensions Among 2019-08-18 10:11:30Religious leaders see President Trump’s influence over the Israeli prime minister becoming a wedge issue in the Jewish community.

Hickenlooper Exits as O’Rourke Presses On: This Week 2019-08-17 20:48:45John Hickenlooper said he would give “serious thought” to a Senate run, Beto O’Rourke reset the focus of his campaign and Stacey Abr

How Stephen Miller Seized the Moment to Battle 2019-08-17 20:01:03Behind Mr. Miller’s singular grip on the Trump anti-immigrant agenda are forces far bigger than his own hostility toward the foreign-born.

Trump’s Pittsburgh Speech Was a Paying Gig for 2019-08-17 17:52:44Union workers were told attendance wasn’t mandatory, but if they didn’t come, they would lose some of their expected pay for the week.

Joseph Kennedy III Said to Be Eying Edward 2019-08-17 17:24:57Mr. Kennedy, the grandson of Robert F. Kennedy, paid for a poll last month to test his prospects against Mr. Markey, a Democratic official said.

Debate Flares Over Afghanistan as Trump Considers Troop 2019-08-17 10:01:52President Trump met with top advisers on Friday to discuss a deal with the Taliban that could begin a final American exit from the country.

Peace Road Map for Afghanistan Will Let Taliban 2019-08-17 08:55:17Afghanistan must “be free of fear and abuse” under a final peace deal, says the country’s ambassador to Washington. An agreement bet

In D.C., Trading Politics for a Paddle 2019-08-17 05:39:49The Potomac River offers a watery vantage point on the nation’s capital, with some rocky shoals.

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After mass shootings, Republicans wrestle with politics of 2019-08-07 00:03:21More GOP leaders see an urgent need to condemn white supremacy. But criticism of the president’s rhetoric complicates the matter for many.

Why America’s big cities have become the president’s 2019-08-07 00:03:21At a rally, President Trump escalated attacks on big cities, most run by “Democrat politicians” and harmed by “the far left’s

Frustrated with minority status, House GOPs plan retirement 2019-08-07 00:03:21Demoralized and weary of being powerless, nine Republican lawmakers have announced in recent weeks they won't seek reelection in 2020. 

In health care fight, Democrats wrestle with Obama 2019-08-07 00:03:21Once controversial, “Obamacare” is now embraced by the public. But many Democratic presidential candidates see it as frustratingly limited

As Democrats take aim at each other, some 2019-08-07 00:03:21In Tuesday’s debate, candidates engaged in sharp exchanges over health care plans, teed up by moderators. Tonight may be just as contentious.

Live from Detroit: Presidential debates as game show 2019-08-07 00:03:21The Democratic debates increasingly resemble a reality TV show. In the age of Trump, is there any alternative but to play this game?

Searching for common ground? Start with the Constitution. 2019-08-07 00:03:21Former Senate staffer Janet Breslin sees the U.S. Constitution as the key to unifying the country.

House Democrats easing opposition to Trump's new NAFTA 2019-08-07 00:03:21Democrats previously opposed the deal due to lack of protections for workers and the environment, but have since shown a willingness to negotiate.

As Democratic Party veers left, can Harris occupy 2019-08-07 00:03:21Sen. Kamala Harris seemed to be laying groundwork for a move to the middle Monday, unveiling a Medicare for All plan that includes private insurance.

Intelligence director, often at odds with Trump, resigns 2019-08-07 00:03:21Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats has announced his resignation. Mr. Coats frequently clashed with President Trump over Russian interference

Trump's Baltimore tweets: Playing the race card? 2019-08-07 00:03:21White House aide Mick Mulvaney insisted in two national television interviews Sunday that President Trump was not making racist comments.

Puerto Rico protests: With governor gone, this is 2019-08-07 00:03:21Puerto Rican Gov. Ricardo Rosselló has resigned after weeks of protests. But this is just the beginning of needed change, some protesters

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Russian comment on the cancellation of a new 2019-08-10 18:03:37The Foreign Ministry expresses deep regret over the cancellation of the round of talks between the government of Venezuela and the opposition that was

Nicolás Maduro: Corruption and Chaos in Venezuela 2019-08-10 18:03:37U.S. Department of State Fact Sheet The former regime of Nicolás Maduro has consistently violated and abused the human rights and dignity of th

Turkey will not align itself with either NATO 2019-08-10 18:03:37After three years of relative withdrawal from the international scene, Turkey has specified its direction. While still remaining a member of the Atlan

Executive Order on Blocking Property of the Government 2019-08-10 18:03:37By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including the International Emergency Eco

Sergey Ryabkov's opening remarks at the briefing on 2019-08-10 18:03:37On August 2, six months after Washington initiated the withdrawal from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty signed by the USSR and the US in 1

Who wants to kill the Voltaire Network? 2019-08-10 18:03:37For 8 years, the Voltaire Network has been unable to open a bank account in a Western country. Whatever the location, after having received a primary

Russian Foreign Ministry statement on the withdrawal of 2019-08-10 18:03:37On August 2, the United States completed the withdrawal from the INF Treaty. Accordingly, this instrument ceased to have effect. Washington has commit

Joint Statement by Iran, Russia and Turkey on 2019-08-10 18:03:37The Islamic Republic of Iran, the Russian Federation and the Republic of Turkey as guarantors of the Astana format: 1. Reaffirmed their strong commitm

Daesh realises the dream of the Muslim Brotherhood 2019-08-10 18:03:37We are ending the publication of the section of Thierry Meyssan's book « Right Before Our Eyes » which deals with the Muslim Brotherhood.

Russian press release on UN Secretary-General's decision to 2019-08-10 18:03:37On August 1, the UN Secretary-General announced his decision to “establish an internal United Nations Headquarters Board of Inquiry to investiga

First setbacks for the Muslim Brotherhood, by Thierry 2019-07-27 18:25:56We are continuing the publication of Thierry Meyssan's new book, « Right Before Our Eyes ». In this episode, the luck of the draw changes

US State Department Updates the Cuba Restricted List 2019-07-27 18:25:56The State Department has updated the Cuba Restricted List to add four sub-entities owned by the Cuban military. The changes take effect today, July 26

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Jury selection to start over in case of 2019-08-13 15:52:18Jury selection had appeared to be wrapping up in the case of former Obama administration White House Counsel Greg Craig, but now the judge has decided

Duncan Hunter's attorneys look to delay trial by 2019-08-13 15:52:07Lawyers for embattled Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-Calif.) are reportedly seeking to push back his trial on corruption charges from Sept. 10 to Oct. 29.

Justice Department shakes up staffing at jail where 2019-08-13 15:51:33The U.S. Justice Department said on Tuesday it was shaking up staffing at the federal jail where financier Jeffrey Epstein died over the weekend while

Trump rips emolument lawsuits: Being president 'costing me 2019-08-13 15:51:28President Trump on Tuesday disputed that he's profiting off the presidency, arguing instead that lawsuits alleging he's violated the Emoluments Clau

Trump says China ‘moving troops’ to Hong Kong 2019-08-13 15:50:59President Trump said Tuesday that he's learned the Chinese government is sending its military to the Hong Kong border amid mounting clashes between r

Mueller alumni landing cushy jobs at law firms, 2019-08-13 15:50:56The top prosecutors who worked alongside former Special Counsel Robert Mueller have landed on their feet post-Russia investigation by securing book de

Newly emboldened, Andrew Yang takes jabs at some 2019-08-09 15:12:31Andrew Yang is taking aim at some of his competitors for the Democratic presidential nomination. In a short interview with Fox News on Friday after sp

FBI tells lawmakers it can't access phone of 2019-08-08 15:49:47Top FBI officials informed congressional lawmakers this week that they have been unable to access the smartphone of the suspected gunman in

Jon Huntsman resigns as ambassador to Russia 2019-08-06 13:58:38Jon Huntsman, the Trump administration’s ambassador to Russia, resigned Tuesday amid chatter he may return home to run again for governor of Uta

Dean at center of campus racial controversy resigns 2019-08-06 13:58:14He will remain at the university as a faculty member. Read more at The College Fix

Five things to watch as Biden, Harris, Booker 2019-07-31 14:36:54DETROIT - The second Democratic debate in Detroit will take place Wednesday night.It could pack more of a punch than Tuesday's clash, in pa

6 things to watch on night two of 2019-07-31 14:36:34The drama on night two of CNN's presidential debate starts at center stage on Wednesday.