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Tuesday, Sep 11, 2018 at 06:00 PM EDT

Trump Calls Response to Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico 'Incredibly Successful'

Trump Calls Response to Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico 'Incredibly Successful'

While talking about preparations ahead of Hurricane Florence making landfall, President Trump called the government's response to Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico "incredibly successful." It is...

Wednesday, Sep 12, 2018 at 07:34 AM EDT

Trump: Storm Response in Puerto Rico 'Incredibly Successful'

Trump: Storm Response in Puerto Rico 'Incredibly Successful'

With a powerful hurricane bearing down on the southeast coast, President Donald Trump on Tuesday turned attention back to the federal government's response to Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico a year ago,...

Tuesday, Sep 11, 2018 at 04:09 PM EDT

EPA Moves Closer to Rolling Back Obama-Era Rules on Methane

EPA Moves Closer to Rolling Back Obama-Era Rules on Methane

The Trump administration moved closer Tuesday to rolling back Obama-era rules reducing oil and gas industry leaks of methane gas, one of the most potent agents of climate change. The Environmental Protection...

Tuesday, Sep 11, 2018 at 03:51 PM EDT

Trump Hails 'Brave Patriots' Aboard Pennsylvania 9/11 Flight

Trump Hails 'Brave Patriots' Aboard Pennsylvania 9/11 Flight

President Donald Trump on Tuesday remembered the "band of brave patriots" aboard a Sept. 11 flight that crashed in Pennsylvania, praising passengers and crew members who resisted hijackers and sent a message...

Tuesday, Sep 11, 2018 at 06:54 AM EDT

Iran's Nuclear Chief Says Atomic Program Is Strong

Iran's Nuclear Chief Says Atomic Program Is Strong

Iran's nuclear chief told The Associated Press on Tuesday that he hopes the atomic deal between Tehran and world powers survives, but warns the program will be in a stronger position than ever if not. The...

Tuesday, Sep 11, 2018 at 06:34 AM EDT

Russia Suspected in Mystery 'Attacks' on Diplomats: Sources

Russia Suspected in Mystery 'Attacks' on Diplomats: Sources

Intelligence agencies investigating mysterious "attacks" that led to brain injuries in U.S. personnel in Cuba and China consider Russia to be the main suspect, three U.S. officials and two others briefed on the...

Tuesday, Sep 11, 2018 at 02:37 AM EDT

GOP Lacks Votes — and Appetite — to End 'Obamacare'

GOP Lacks Votes — and Appetite — to End 'Obamacare'

Arizona's new senator says he'd vote to repeal the nation's health care law. That's one additional Republican ready to obliterate the statute because his predecessor, the late Sen. John McCain, helped derail the...

Monday, Sep 10, 2018 at 08:44 PM EDT

Crowded Field of Democrats in NH's First Congressional Race

Crowded Field of Democrats in NH's First Congressional Race

It is a crowded field of 11 Democratic candidates running to replace the retiring congresswoman Carol Shea Porter in New Hampshire's 1st Congressional District. But Chris Pappas and Maura Sullivan stand out from...

Monday, Sep 10, 2018 at 06:58 PM EDT

NY Dems Link Nixon to Anti-Semitism in 11th-Hour Mailer

NY Dems Link Nixon to Anti-Semitism in 11th-Hour Mailer

The New York Democratic Party sent out a mailer four days before the primary election which called Cynthia Nixon weak on Jewish issues and accused her of being silent on anti-Semitism. The inflammatory...

Monday, Sep 10, 2018 at 04:12 PM EDT

White House Continues to Criticize Woodward Book

White House Continues to Criticize Woodward Book

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Monday denied the truthfulness of elements of Bob Woodward's new book "Fear: Trump in the White House."

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