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Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 01:45 PM EDT

Argentine Congress OKs Elective Abortion, Heads to Senate

Argentine Congress OKs Elective Abortion, Heads to Senate

The lower house of Argentina’s congress on Thursday approved a bill that would legalize elective abortion in the first 14 weeks of pregnancy, sending the measure to the Senate. President Mauricio Macri has said...

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 01:37 PM EDT

Trump 2020 Working With Ex-Cambridge Analytica Staffers

Trump 2020 Working With Ex-Cambridge Analytica Staffers

A company run by former officials at Cambridge Analytica, the political consulting firm brought down by a scandal over how it obtained Facebook users' private data, has quietly been working for President Donald...

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 12:40 PM EDT

Fact Check: Dems Not Responsible for Families Separated at Border

Fact Check: Dems Not Responsible for Families Separated at Border

President Donald Trump and some congressional Republicans have been claiming a law is forcing the Trump administration to separate migrant children from their parents at the border.

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 12:43 PM EDT

Ballot Collection for Ranked Voting Continues in Maine

Ballot Collection for Ranked Voting Continues in Maine

Private courier drivers are continuing the retrieval of remaining ballots for tabulations to determine winners in two Democratic primary elections.

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 07:17 PM EDT

Manafort Ordered to Jail Pending Trial in Russia Probe

Manafort Ordered to Jail Pending Trial in Russia Probe

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was jailed Friday after a federal judge revoked his house arrest over allegations of witness tampering in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation. The...

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 11:48 AM EDT

Trump Explains Why He’s Not Tougher on North Korea’s Human Rights Abuses

Trump Explains Why He’s Not Tougher on North Korea’s Human Rights Abuses

President Donald Trump explained to reporters why he has not been tougher on Kim Jon Un’s human rights violations in North Korea. “I don’t want to see a nuclear weapon destroy you and your family,” Trump said.

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 11:33 AM EDT

Contentious WH Briefing Highlights Conflict Over Immigration

Contentious WH Briefing Highlights Conflict Over Immigration

A contentious White House press briefing broke out between press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders and the White House press corp on Thursday, after reporters pressed Sanders on the Trump administration's policy...

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 12:03 PM EDT

Trump Calls Comey 'Criminal,' Admires Attention Given to Kim

Trump Calls Comey 'Criminal,' Admires Attention Given to Kim

President Donald Trump opined on a wide array of subjects Friday, claiming former FBI Director James Comey took part in criminal activities, admiring the way North Koreans pay attention to their dictator and...

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 08:08 AM EDT

4 Key Findings of Justice Watchdog Report on Clinton Probe

4 Key Findings of Justice Watchdog Report on Clinton Probe

The Justice Department's watchdog has finally weighed in on the FBI's handling of the Hillary Clinton email investigation and nobody comes out looking good.

Friday, Jun 22, 2018 at 01:48 PM EDT

Fact Check: Trump Admin Policy Is Forcing Family Separations

Fact Check: Trump Admin Policy Is Forcing Family Separations

President Donald Trump is refusing to take ownership of an immigration policy that is separating children from parents who are arrested for illegally crossing the border. His supporters in Congress are...

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