As 2020 Democrats embrace 'free everything,' Klobuchar distinguishes herself by being realistic

19-02-2019

With an announcement on Vermont Public Radio Tuesday morning, Sen. Bernie Sanders I-Vt. entered an already crowded field of Democrats hoping to land in the White House in 2020. Bringing his signature promises of free healthcare and the free college tuition to an already promise-heavy field, Sanders also joined the competition to tell voters only what they want to hear... Read more

Record number cite poor leadership as US's greatest problem: poll

18-02-2019

More than a third of Americans say that poor leadership is the greatest problem facing America, the highest percentage ever recorded to say so, according to a poll released Monday. A Gallup poll released on Presidents Day found that 35 percent of Americans say that poor leadership ranks as the most important problem in the country, edging out immigration or gun violence. The... Read more

Lindsey Graham calls for investigation of 'attempted bureaucratic coup' against Trump

18-02-2019

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, has vowed to launch an investigation into whether top officials at the Justice Department and the FBI plotted to carry out a “bureaucratic coup” to force President Donald Trump from office.  Graham made his pronouncement during a Sunday conversation with CBS’ “Face The Nation.” He’d been reacting to the bombshell “60 Minutes” interview with Andrew McCabe, in which... Read more

Tax Refund Fiasco Is Political Payback For Republicans

17-02-2019

They stepped on this rake last year and now it’s hitting them in the face. Republicans boasted all last year that their new tax law boosted paychecks and showered bonuses on several million workers. But now that tax season is upon us, several million Americans are getting a nasty surprise: a bill from the Internal Revenue Service that they never expected. Beth Callori of Long Island... Read more

GOP senator: Border deal is 'a very good compromise'

14-02-2019

Rep. Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.V.) said Thursday that she believes a spending bill reached by congressional appropriators that includes about $1.4 billion for border security is "a very good compromise." “Maybe burned once here badly ... led to us, I think, a very good compromise that gives the president the ability to move forward with the plan that the professionals have told... Read more

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Legislators kill education bill that pro…

19-02-2019

Striking teachers oppose a proposed education bill they say is...

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Trump attacks 'fast train' after Califor…

19-02-2019

President Donald Trump attacked California on Twitter Tuesday as he...

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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg returns to S…

19-02-2019

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg checked off another box in her...

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Trump criticizes California over lawsuit…

19-02-2019

16 states are suing over Trump's emergency declaration.Read more: https://abcnews.go.com/Politics/wireStory/trump-criticizes-california-lawsuit-border-wall-61161655

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Federal Judge Says Roger Stone Faces Jai…

19-02-2019

Over the course of a few hours on Monday, Stone...

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House Dems Probing Report Trump Official…

19-02-2019

The effort flies in the face of objections from national...

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg Returns To Supreme C…

19-02-2019

She had missed a round of oral arguments in January, the...

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Hillary Clinton Hits Back At Donald Trum…

19-02-2019

Clinton also shared a #FAKENationalEmergency tweet.Read more: https://www.huffpost.com/entry/hillary-clinton-donald-trump-national-emergency_n_5c6c0763e4b01cea6b8986db

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Tech

Netflix Just Canceled 'Jessica Jones' an…

19-02-2019

The final two shows of the streaming service's Marvel partnership...

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Is That Dagobah? No, Just a Real-Life Ma…

19-02-2019

Neil Burnell's photographs of Wistman's Wood in Devon, England evoke...

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Would You Pay $6,000 For Vision-Quality …

19-02-2019

The VR-1, from Finnish company Varjo, isn't exactly chump change...

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The Government's New Weather Model Faces…

19-02-2019

The National Weather Service will soon introduce a new forecasting...

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Fox News

Trump directs Pentagon to draft Space Fo…

19-02-2019

President Trump on Tuesday formally directed the Department of Defense to draft legislation creating a...

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Former Rep. Joseph Crowley, who lost to …

19-02-2019

The former New York congressman whose 2018 primary election loss sparked the rise of Democratic Rep. Alexandria...

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Minnesota lawmaker's push for tougher fe…

19-02-2019

Despite some push back and opposition, Republican representative Mary Franson is determined to see that...

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Andrew McCabe 'should be prosecuted' for…

19-02-2019

Former congressman and Fox News contributor Jason Chaffetz said Tuesday that former acting FBI director Andrew...

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Washington Times

Justice Thomas urges court to revisit de…

19-02-2019

One of Bill Cosby's accusers lost her bid to sue his team for defamation Tuesday...

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North Dakota Senate passes Democratic-sp…

19-02-2019

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - North Dakota's Republican-led Senate has unanimously approved a Democratic bill that...

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2 former interns sue in Oregon sexual ha…

19-02-2019

SALEM, Ore. (AP) - Two former interns for a former Oregon state senator who resigned...

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Massachusetts AG weighs lawsuit over eme…

19-02-2019

BOSTON (AP) - Attorney General Maura Healey is weighing legal action against the Trump administration...

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Louisiana ethics board: Lawmaker can rec…

19-02-2019

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A Louisiana lawmaker with a competitive pistol shooting hobby can...

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Recent editorials from Texas newspapers

19-02-2019

Here are excerpts from recent editorials in Texas newspapers: Houston Chronicle. Feb. 18, 2019. Five...

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Fortune

Land O’Lakes CEO Beth Ford Says “Resilie…

19-02-2019

There are only 24 women running Fortune 500 companies. Beth Ford is one of them...

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Fendi Is Said to Lean on Granddaughter A…

19-02-2019

Luxury giant LVMH won't begin looking for an outside designer to succeed the late Karl...

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Karl Lagerfeld’s Death Hands Chanel Bigg…

19-02-2019

The passing of Karl Lagerfeld presents Chanel with its biggest creative challenge since the death...

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Walmart’s Stellar Holiday Season Proves …

19-02-2019

Walmart Inc’s wmt strong holiday season numbers should lay to rest once and for all any...

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