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Iran's poking at West heightens risks of military missteps

WASHINGTON (AP) — Rather than tangle with a stronger U.S.

20 Jul 2019 11:08 pm
Mueller's testimony poses risk for Trump, but also Democrats

WASHINGTON (AP) — Robert Mueller's testimony before Congress will depend not so much on what he says, but that he's even saying it at all.

20 Jul 2019 10:54 pm
Campaigning from behind: Lower-tier 2020ers seek comeback

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — As her campaign bus trundled along Interstate 80 toward the Michigan-Ohio border, Kirsten Gillibrand was offering wedding planning advice to one of her presidential campaign staffers who recently got engaged.

20 Jul 2019 10:14 am
Campaigning from behind: Lower-tier candidates seek comeback

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Plagued by anemic polling and fundraising, many 2020 Democratic presidential campaigns have fallen into a spiral of perceived struggles that become increasingly self-fulfilling.

20 Jul 2019 10:12 am
3K federal inmates released under criminal justice overhaul

WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 3,100 federal inmates were being released Friday by the Bureau of Prisons as part of a criminal justice overhaul signed into law last year.

20 Jul 2019 1:00 am
Labor nominee Scalia has long record of opposing regulations

WASHINGTON (AP) — Eugene Scalia has a decades-long record of challenging Labor Department and other federal regulations, as well as a famous last name. The combination proved irresistible to President Donald Trump. Trump selected Scalia Thursday to be his new labor secretary.

20 Jul 2019 12:32 am
The Latest: Omar says she won't stop criticizing Trump

8:35 p.m. Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar says she isn't backing down in her criticism of President Donald Trump.

19 Jul 2019 6:12 am
American warship destroys Iranian drone in Strait of Hormuz

WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. warship on Thursday destroyed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz after it threatened the ship, President Donald Trump said.

19 Jul 2019 2:16 am
Trump leans on issue of race in bid for a 2nd term in 2020

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump has placed racial animus at the center of his reelection campaign, and even some of his critics believe it could deliver him a second term.

18 Jul 2019 3:10 pm