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Bernie Sanders Stumbled With Black Voters in 2016. 2019-02-17 14:06:38Mr. Sanders had a weak showing with black voters in his race against Hillary Clinton. A frayed relationship with his own outreach group was part of th

Rift Between Trump and Europe Is Now Open 2019-02-17 13:46:33Europeans pushed back against the Trump administration’s unilateralism at the Munich Security Conference, signaling a shift that is likely to be

Patrick Caddell, Self-Taught Pollster Who Helped Carter to 2019-02-17 13:41:43Decades after aiding the Democratic presidential campaigns of George McGovern and Jimmy Carter, he began advising conservatives like Stephen Bannon.

Graham Vows to Investigate Whether ‘Bureaucratic Coup’ Tried 2019-02-17 13:39:04Senator Lindsey Graham, the chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, said he would find out whether officials at the F.B.I. and the Justice Departm

Lee Radziwill, Ex-Princess and Sister of Jacqueline Kennedy 2019-02-17 13:12:22She shared the qualities of wealth, social status and ambition with her older sister, but she struggled to achieve professional recognition.

Heather Nauert Withdraws From Consideration as U.N. Ambassador 2019-02-16 21:46:45The former “Fox & Friends” host withdrew from consideration because she had a nanny without a proper work visa, according to people fa

White House Memo: The War That Wasn’t: Trump 2019-02-16 18:19:49President Trump has been telling audiences that President Barack Obama had been on the verge of war, a situation that Mr. Obama’s former aides s

Amy Klobuchar Casts Herself as Heartland Democrat in 2019-02-16 17:30:00Ms. Klobuchar made her first campaign stop in Wisconsin, a state Hillary Clinton did not visit during the general election campaign in 2016 and lost t

Merkel Rejects U.S. Demands That Europe Pull Out 2019-02-16 12:57:41Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany delivered a spirited defense of multilateral institutions in a world increasingly marked by great power rivalry.

Trump’s Attempt to Circumvent Congress Leaves Uneasy Senate 2019-02-16 11:56:35It remains to be seen whether Senate Republicans will act collectively to try to stop the president or how far into uncharted territory they are willi

For Some 2020 Democrats, Rejection of Amazon Aligns 2019-02-16 11:03:24Candidates like Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders were quick to praise New Yorkers who rebelled at the idea of giving tax breaks to a huge corporati

Watch Out. Tax Season Is Even More Stressful 2019-02-16 05:00:12With millions of people filing tax returns under a new tax law and after a long government shutdown, this is a challenging year. We offer survival tip

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What Virginia scandal could say about Democrats’ future 2019-02-09 00:05:10The Democratic strategy in 2020 leans heavily on those outraged by President Trump’s views on racial and gender issues. That makes Virginia a li

Afterthought no more? California to flex muscles in 2019-02-09 00:05:10By moving up its primary date, the Golden State could help shape the Democratic nomination process – and possibly elevate its own Sen. Kamala Ha

White House report changes tack on health care 2019-02-09 00:05:10The new report reflects the outcome of 2018 midterm elections in which Democrats successfully campaigned on keeping the Affordable Care Act. President

John Dingell, the longest serving member of Congress, 2019-02-09 00:05:10The Michigan Democrat, who died Feb. 7, aced legislative dealmaking, while fiercely protective of the auto industry back home as he served nearly six

Mired in political scandal, Virginia looks to Black 2019-02-09 00:05:10Scandals involving Virginia's top three Democratic politicians have stunned the state. If the turmoil gains momentum and results in a succession of r

As crisis in Va. government deepens, could Northam 2019-02-09 00:05:10With ‘blackface’ scandal spreading to the attorney general, and the lieutenant governor facing a sexual assault accusation, it’s unc

In Mueller investigation, one big question: ‘Why are 2019-02-09 00:05:10The stream of indictments flowing out of the Mueller investigation all hinge on one prosecutorial tool: the False Statements Act. The measure can offe

House committee expected to give Mueller transcripts from 2019-02-09 00:05:10The House Intelligence Committee votes today on whether it should cooperate with special counsel Robert Mueller regarding the Russia investigation, po

For political stars like Beto and Stacey, powerful 2019-02-09 00:05:10Stacey Abrams will deliver the Democratic response to the State of the Union tonight, while Beto O’Rourke will be interviewed live by Oprah &nda

Ann Coulter wants a wall. But does Trump 2019-02-09 00:05:10As President Trump prepares to address the nation Tuesday, he’s under withering attack from once-friendly conservative quarters. Some strategist

States spend millions on outreach work to avoid 2019-02-09 00:05:10Ahead of the decennial census next year, some states are focusing enormous resources to reach those individuals deemed hardest to count. An under

Democratic hopefuls flood South Carolina ahead of 2020 2019-02-09 00:05:10It's being called the most wide-open Democratic primary in decades and White House contenders are flocking to South Carolina to boost their profiles

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Poland: Israel reveals its military hand in Yemen 2019-02-15 18:04:21The Ministerial Conference in Poland on Peace and Security in the Middle East addressed but one important issue and this issue was not on the agenda.

Special US Forces arrive in the Caribbean 2019-02-15 18:04:21According to the Cuban Minister for Foreign Affairs, Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla, US Special Forces descended in Puerto Rico and in the St Isdro b

The rapprochement between Paris and Berlin, by Thierry 2019-02-15 18:04:21This is an extremely serious matter – under the appearance of uniting their efforts to work for peace, Paris and Berlin are linking their foreig

The International Contact Group Supports Juan Guaido 2019-02-15 18:04:21At the initiative of Uruguay and Mexico, the International Contact Group met at Montevideo on last Thursday on Feb 7 2019. Its agenda was to help to r

Ukraine : NATO in the Constitution, by Manlio 2019-02-15 18:04:21Moving always further away from democratic principles, the Ukrainian parliament has outlawed political parties and personalities who contest the proje

Can Venezuela and its neighbours survive the coming 2019-02-15 18:04:21The crisis which is destabilising Venezuela, like those which are beginning in Nicaragua and Haïti, needs to be analysed in order to enable us to

Gavin Williamson at RUSI, by Gavin Williamson 2019-02-15 18:04:21Transforming UK Defence to Meet the Global Threats of Tomorrow Malcolm [Chalmers] thank you so much for having hosting this event here today at RUSI.

China responds to Turkey 2019-02-15 18:04:21Question: On February 9, the Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkey criticized China on the situation in Xinjiang and its relevant

France recalls one of its ambassadors from an 2019-02-15 18:04:21A move without precedent since the Treaty of Rome was signed in 1958: France has recalled its ambassador from an EU member state, Italy. The crisis be

High chance that Iran has built precision missiles 2019-02-15 18:04:21According to Israeli Channel 12, Iran has constructed a factory to build precision missiles at Safita, a district of Latakia (Syria). The Israeli Pres

Italy placed its veto to the EU recognizing 2019-02-08 09:10:39The Italian government announced that it vetoed the EU's recognition of Juan Guaidó as the “Acting President” when the Council of

The US burial of the INF Treaty with 2019-02-08 09:10:39The Pentagon has decided to install medium-range nuclear missiles in Europe, which would turn this territory into a battle-field in case of a war betw

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Klobuchar will be first 2020 Dem presidential candidate 2019-02-12 15:51:33Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) will sit for a live interview Tuesday night on Fox News Channel's "Special Report" with Bret Baier, making her th

U.S. immigration officers' union opposes Trump pick to 2019-02-12 15:51:06A union representing U.S. immigration and customs agents urged the Senate on Tuesday to block confirmation of President Donald Trump's nominee to hea

Rep. Steve King pushes GOP to reinstate his 2019-02-12 15:51:03Iowa Republican pushes to be reinstated after Trump calls for Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) to lose a committee seat...

Donald Trump calls on freshman Democrat Ilhan Omar 2019-02-12 15:08:56“Anti-Semitism has no place in the United States Congress,” Trump told reporters during a Cabinet meeting.

‘You’ve taken a tremendous amount of abuse’: Trump 2019-02-12 15:08:48The president offered his praise at what was likely the last Cabinet meeting before a permanent attorney general is installed.

Ilhan Omar's Israel tweets the latest in long 2019-02-12 15:08:26Freshman Rep. Ilhan Omar faced a bipartisan wave of criticism this week, including a remarkable rebuke from House Democratic leadership, for week

Facebook messages show 2nd Fairfax accuser detailed rape 2019-02-12 15:08:18Newly revealed Facebook messages show that the second woman accusing Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax of sexual assault was making those allegati

Republican leader says Senate will vote on Green 2019-02-12 15:08:16Republican Senate Leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday that the U.S. Senate will vote on a "Green New Deal" introduced by Democrats that seeks to

Republican senators praise spending deal as path to 2019-02-12 15:08:11Republican Senator Richard Shelby said on Tuesday the spending deal reached to avert a partial government shutdown this week is a "down payment" on

Ocasio-Cortez on Omar: Unlike Trump, she 'demonstrated a 2019-02-12 15:08:06Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) on Thursday defended her fellow freshman Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.), comparing her response to recent controvers

Acting U.S. attorney general snaps at Democrats over 2019-02-08 16:12:52Acting U.S. Attorney General Matthew Whitaker snapped back on Friday at newly emboldened Democrats in Congress who are pushing for information on the

Negotiators on U.S. border security funds eye deal 2019-02-08 16:12:40Efforts in the U.S. Congress to resolve an impasse over border security funding intensified on Friday and were expected to continue over the weekend,