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Thursday, Nov 29, 2018 at 09:04 PM EST

California Democratic Chairman Resigns Amid Misconduct Probe

California Democratic Chairman Resigns Amid Misconduct Probe

The California Democratic Party chairman resigned Thursday following a cascade of sexual misconduct allegations and mounting pressure from party leaders who wanted a quick resolution to an embarrassing...

Friday, Nov 30, 2018 at 06:33 AM EST

Behind Cohen Plea: Trump's Longtime Dream of a Moscow Tower

Behind Cohen Plea: Trump's Longtime Dream of a Moscow Tower

Donald Trump for decades dreamed of building a Trump Tower in the heart of Moscow, a plan that flared and fizzled several times over the years, most recently when his presidential campaign was gaining momentum....

Thursday, Nov 29, 2018 at 06:03 PM EST

Dems Invite O'Rourke to Crucial Presidential Primary State

Dems Invite O'Rourke to Crucial Presidential Primary State

Rep. Beto O’Rourke, who became a hero within the Democratic Party while losing a surprisingly tight race against Texas GOP Sen. Ted Cruz, has already been invited to New Hampshire to speak with voters and...

Thursday, Nov 29, 2018 at 06:01 PM EST

Possible Candidates Emerge as Mass. GOP Chair Leaves Post

Possible Candidates Emerge as Mass. GOP Chair Leaves Post

Now that the Chair of the Massachusetts Republican Party has announced she is stepping down from her position, potential leaders are emerging. Kirsten Hughes, a Quincy city councilor, announced in an email Nov....

Thursday, Nov 29, 2018 at 01:47 PM EST

Trump Claims Ex-Lawyer Cohen Lied About Lying to Congress

Trump Claims Ex-Lawyer Cohen Lied About Lying to Congress

President Donald Trump slammed Michael Cohen early Thursday, calling his one-time lawyer and loyal supporter “weak” and claiming Cohen lied about lying to Congress. Cohen appeared at a Manhattan...

Thursday, Nov 29, 2018 at 08:20 PM EST

GOP Senator's Opposition Likely Sinks Trump Judicial Nominee

GOP Senator's Opposition Likely Sinks Trump Judicial Nominee

A second Republican senator, Tim Scott of South Carolina, has said he will vote against President Donald Trump's nominee to serve as a district judge in North Carolina, likely dooming the prospects of Thomas...

Thursday, Nov 29, 2018 at 02:39 PM EST

Trump Cancels Meeting With Putin at G-20

Trump Cancels Meeting With Putin at G-20

President Donald Trump tweeted Thursday that he would no longer be meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G-20 summit in Argentina after Russia seized three Ukrainian naval ships.

Thursday, Nov 29, 2018 at 04:03 PM EST

Trump Cancels Meeting With Putin at G-20 Summit Over Ukraine

Trump Cancels Meeting With Putin at G-20 Summit Over Ukraine

President Donald Trump abruptly canceled a planned meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin as he headed to the Group of 20 Nations summit Thursday, citing Russia's seizure of Ukrainian vessels as a source...

Thursday, Nov 29, 2018 at 02:36 AM EST

Patagonia Gives $10M Tax Windfall to Environmental Groups

Patagonia Gives $10M Tax Windfall to Environmental Groups

Patagonia, the outdoor gear company, is passing along the $10 million it saved from tax cuts to non-profit environmental groups. Corporations received a windfall from the GOP's sweeping overhaul of the U.S. tax...

Thursday, Nov 29, 2018 at 02:11 PM EST

The Homebody President: Trump Keeps It Quick on Trips Abroad

The Homebody President: Trump Keeps It Quick on Trips Abroad

Marathon days. Red-eye flights. Jam-packed agendas. When President Donald Trump travels abroad, he's increasingly keeping it quick lately. Trump departed the United States Thursday for the Group of 20 summit in...

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