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Monday, Nov 26, 2018 at 04:36 PM EST

Democrat Beto O'Rourke Now Not Ruling Out 2020 Presidential Run

Democrat Beto O'Rourke Now Not Ruling Out 2020 Presidential Run

Democrat Beto O'Rourke said Monday he isn't ruling out a potential 2020 presidential run, walking back earlier pronouncements that he wouldn't seek the White House regardless of the outcome of his Senate...

Wednesday, Nov 28, 2018 at 06:48 AM EST

Hyde-Smith Beats Espy in US Senate Runoff in Mississippi

Hyde-Smith Beats Espy in US Senate Runoff in Mississippi

Republican U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith won a divisive Mississippi runoff Tuesday, surviving a video-recorded remark decried as racist and defeating a former federal official who hoped to become the state's first...

Wednesday, Nov 28, 2018 at 05:56 PM EST

House Battle: Seth Moulton Talks Anti-Pelosi Movement

House Battle: Seth Moulton Talks Anti-Pelosi Movement

One of the leaders of the movement to keep Nancy Pelosi from the top House leadership position is a Massachusetts Congressmen. Seth Moulton strongly maintains that the Pelosi critics have the votes to oust her....

Wednesday, Nov 28, 2018 at 09:14 AM EST

Paul Manafort Lied, Broke Plea Agreement, Mueller Says

Paul Manafort Lied, Broke Plea Agreement, Mueller Says

The special counsel in the Russia investigation is accusing former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort of lying to federal investigators in breach of his plea agreement, an extraordinary allegation that could...

Monday, Nov 26, 2018 at 04:54 PM EST

Poliquin Files for Recount in Maine Congressional Race

Poliquin Files for Recount in Maine Congressional Race

Republican U.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin has requested a recount in Maine's historic election in which his Democratic opponent won, thanks to ranked balloting. The recount, formally requested by Poliquin on Monday...

Monday, Nov 26, 2018 at 04:17 PM EST

Incoming US Rep. Pressley Backing Pelosi for House Speaker

Incoming US Rep. Pressley Backing Pelosi for House Speaker

Incoming U.S. Rep. Ayanna Pressley is planning to support Nancy Pelosi as the next House speaker.

Tuesday, Nov 27, 2018 at 09:14 AM EST

Democrats Flipped 39-40 House Seats in Midterm Elections

Democrats Flipped 39-40 House Seats in Midterm Elections

Democrats gained at least 39 seats in the House of Representatives in this year's midterm elections, NBC News concluded Monday, after Ben McAdams defeated Republican Rep. Mia Love in Utah's Fourth Congressional...

Monday, Nov 26, 2018 at 01:45 PM EST

Roger Stone Pal Corsi Says He'll Reject Mueller Plea Deal

Roger Stone Pal Corsi Says He'll Reject Mueller Plea Deal

Jerome Corsi, an ally of former Trump campaign adviser Roger Stone, told NBC News that special counsel Robert Mueller offered him a plea deal on one count of perjury related to statements about his contact with...

Monday, Nov 26, 2018 at 02:43 PM EST

Baker: Massachusetts Will Create Hate Crime Database

Baker: Massachusetts Will Create Hate Crime Database

Gov. Charlie Baker says the state will create a new website to track reports of hate crimes. Baker on Monday also asked police departments across Massachusetts to designate at least one officer to coordinate...

Monday, Nov 26, 2018 at 12:19 PM EST

Ukraine Considers Martial Law After Russia Seizes Ships

Ukraine Considers Martial Law After Russia Seizes Ships

Tensions are rising between Ukraine and Russia again, four years after Russia annexed the Crimean Peninsula. Russia opened fire on three Ukrainian ships and seized them on Nov. 25, claiming the vessels were...

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