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Cable Rivals Call for Justice Dept. to Investigate Comcast

Cable Rivals Call for Justice Dept. to Investigate Comcast

A cable industry trade group is asking the Justice Department to scrutinize alleged antitrust practices at Comcast, NBC News reported. The American Cable Association, which represents small and mid-sized cable...

4 hours ago

Trump Responds to Skipped Memorial Criticism, Attacks Macron

Trump Responds to Skipped Memorial Criticism, Attacks Macron

President Donald Trump escalated his verbal assaults against France on Tuesday, railing against America’s European ally for misreported comments by the country's president about the need for a European military...

3 hours ago

Airbnb Sues Boston Over Short-Term Rental Rules

Airbnb Sues Boston Over Short-Term Rental Rules

Short-term rental business Airbnb is suing the city of Boston over regulations aimed at cracking down on investors who buy housing units to list on the platform. The lawsuit filed Tuesday in federal court says...

3 hours ago

Congressional Focus Turns to Budget Deadline

Congressional Focus Turns to Budget Deadline

Congress gets back to work Tuesday with a hard deadline: Pass a budget by Dec. 7, or shut down the government.

4 hours ago

Poliquin, Voters Sue Over Maine's New Ranking System

Poliquin, Voters Sue Over Maine's New Ranking System

Republican U.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin and three other voters are suing over Maine's new voting system used for the first time in U.S. House and Senate elections. The lawsuit was filed Tuesday in federal court. It...

5 hours ago

Vote Counts Continue One Week After Election

Vote Counts Continue One Week After Election

It's still a fight to the finish in Florida a week after Election Day, with razor-thin margins forcing a recount in both the Senate and Governor's races. Meanwhile, Georgia is facing its own elections problem as...

4 hours ago

CNN Sues Trump, Demanding Reporter's Return to White House

CNN Sues Trump, Demanding Reporter's Return to White House

CNN filed a lawsuit against President Donald Trump and his administration on Tuesday, demanding that reporter Jim Acosta have his White House credentials be returned to him after they were revoked. Acosta's...

6 hours ago

116th Congress Arrives in DC for Freshman Orientation

116th Congress Arrives in DC for Freshman Orientation

Don't hire someone you can't fire, like the son of a campaign donor or the child of the mayor. No matter what you may have said during the campaign about changing Congress, hire enough Hill veterans to make the...

2 hours ago

Florida Recount: Broward Not Expected to Start Until Wednesday Morning

Florida Recount: Broward Not Expected to Start Until Wednesday Morning

In the race to finish recounting hundreds of thousands of votes before Thursday’s 3 p.m. deadline, election officials in Broward County say they will not start their process until as late as Wednesday morning....

Tuesday, Nov 13, 2018 at 07:55 AM EST

Why Wait? Democrats Openly Flirt With 2020 White House Bids

Why Wait? Democrats Openly Flirt With 2020 White House Bids

In the days after the midterm election, New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker worked the phones with Democratic luminaries in Iowa. Montana Gov. Steve Bullock courted high-dollar donors in New York. Other Democrats openly...

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