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Gabbard says that she does not regret 2017 meeting with Bashar al-Assad

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 10:27
Democratic Rep. Tulsi Gabbard on Sunday stood by her decision to meet with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in 2017, saying that American leaders must meet with foreign leaders "if we are serious about the pursuit of peace and securing our country."

Cartoonion: A new spin on the 'Art of the deal'

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 10:04
In this week's State of the Cartoonion, Jake Tapper imagines how President Trump's former attorney and personal fixer-upper goes about fixing dilemmas in his life.

Giuliani: Threats to Cohen's relative not obstruction

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 10:02
In an interview with Jake Tapper, Rudy Giuliani says the President's threats against Michael Cohen's father-in-law ahead of Cohen's testimony are not obstruction of justice, seeming to contradict his own definition

Giuliani: Michael Cohen is a serial liar

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 09:43
Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani addresses whether the President talked to Michael Cohen about his congressional testimony.

A new Supreme Court is poised to take a chunk out of MLK's legacy

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 07:25
Three landmark civil rights laws are as central to MLK's legacy as his "I Have a Dream" speech. But a new conservative bloc on the Supreme Court is poised to dismantle them -- while claiming to honor King's legacy.

Jayme Closs: Chilling tale of murder, kidnapping and escape in rural America

Sat, 01/19/2019 - 23:46
Jake Patterson lasted only two days as a temp at the Saputo cheese factory in Almena, Wisconsin, a largely forgettable stint but for a brief stop behind a school bus while driving to work on a desolate stretch of US Highway 8.

A tornado struck an Alabama town and destroyed several homes

Sat, 01/19/2019 - 21:32
A tornado roared through central Alabama on Saturday, destroying several homes and leaving families trapped in their basements.

Teens in Make America Great Again hats taunted a Native American elder at the Lincoln Memorial

Sat, 01/19/2019 - 20:23
A crowd of teenagers surrounded a Native American elder and other activists and mocked them after Friday's Indigenous Peoples March at the Lincoln Memorial.

Tony Mendez, former CIA officer portrayed by Ben Affleck in 'Argo,' dies

Sat, 01/19/2019 - 20:19
Tony Mendez, a CIA operative who was portrayed by Ben Affleck in the 2012 Oscar-winning movie "Argo," died Saturday morning, his literary manager Christy Fletcher said.

How an engineer and a crack dealer teamed up to sell scores of unlicensed guns

Sat, 01/19/2019 - 19:28
An unlikely duo's illegal gun trade seeded crime and tragedy in Washington, D.C., and beyond, documents show.

Video shows University of Oklahoma student in blackface

Sat, 01/19/2019 - 19:11
The University of Oklahoma is in the midst of a scandal after a video on social media shows a student in blackface and possibly using a racial slur.

Delaware police charge 4 youths, ages 12 to 14, in rape of juvenile

Sat, 01/19/2019 - 14:53
Four males aged 12 to 14 were arrested in connection with the rape and kidnapping of a juvenile in December, according to statement from police in New Castle County, Delaware.

Gillibrand condemns anti-Semitism at Women's March

Sat, 01/19/2019 - 14:52
While campaigning for president in Iowa on Saturday, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand condemned anti-Semitism at one of the several women's marches taking place across the country, addressing the allegations roiling the national Women's March, Inc. organization.

Trump proposes extending DACA, TPS protections in exchange for wall funding

Sat, 01/19/2019 - 14:43
House Democrats are pushing forward with legislation to beef up security at the borders without funding for the wall demanded by President Donald Trump, a move bound to intensify the standoff over a partial government shutdown heading into its fifth week.

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