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Pay attention to US-UK rapport, Rex Tillerson says32m Pay attention to US-UK rapport, Rex Tillerson says
The US secretary of state says the importance of the UK-US relationship is sometimes forgotten.
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37m Updated White House aide defends anti-immigrant Trump campaign ad
White House legislative director Marc Short defended Monday a recent re-election campaign ad from President Donald Trump that called Democrats "complicit in every murder committed by illegal immigrants."
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Live Briefing: Senate to Vote Soon on Bill to End Government Shutdown38m Live Briefing: Senate to Vote Soon on Bill to End Government Shutdown
Senator Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, the majority leader, promises a “free and open debate” on immigration if Democrats will vote to reopen the government.
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Army chief to call for investment to keep up with Russia56m Updated Army chief to call for investment to keep up with Russia
The warning comes amid speculation of potential defence cuts in government.
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UKIP leader Henry Bolton insists he will not quit1h 3m Updated UKIP leader Henry Bolton insists he will not quit
Henry Bolton calls for an end to factional infighting as he defies calls to resign.
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The New Health Care: Twist to Kentucky’s Medicaid Work Rule: Pass a Course Instead1h 4m Updated The New Health Care: Twist to Kentucky’s Medicaid Work Rule: Pass a Course Instead
A lot of people could do with a little more health and financial literacy, not just Medicaid recipients. But linking it to retaining medical eligibility may not make sense.
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1h 6m Updated Shutdown watch: Noon vote but Democrats have trust issues with GOP
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has put his offer on the table. Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer rejected the offer. Now they will vote.
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Live Briefing: Government Shutdown Stretches into Third Day as Senators Look for a Deal1h 18m Updated Live Briefing: Government Shutdown Stretches into Third Day as Senators Look for a Deal
Senator Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, the majority leader, promises a “free and open debate” on immigration if Democrats will vote to reopen the government.
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UKIP leader Henry Bolton hit by multiple resignations1h 42m Updated UKIP leader Henry Bolton hit by multiple resignations
Twelve senior figures have now quit their roles as pressure mounts on Henry Bolton's leadership.
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Charlotte Gill on social media reaction to sexual claims2h Charlotte Gill on social media reaction to sexual claims
There needs to be a "more balanced approach" in dealing with sexual assault and sexual relations, says Charlotte Gill.
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Fox in the Globalist Henhouse? Davos Awaits Trump’s Arrival3h Fox in the Globalist Henhouse? Davos Awaits Trump’s Arrival
How will President Trump’s protectionism go over at the elite World Economic Forum meeting in Davos, Switzerland, which draws leaders who believe in globalism and free trade?
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3h Ahead of key vote, both parties weigh risks and rewards
Democratic and Republican leaders are making intricate political calculations ahead of a planned 12 p.m. ET vote in the Senate on whether to end the government shutdown.
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3h Updated Republicans consider releasing some classified intel behind memo alleging FISA abuses
Top House Republicans are considering publicly releasing some of the underlying intelligence behind a memo spearheaded by Rep. Devin Nunes that alleges FBI abuses of surveillance laws.
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Whatever happened to the Brexit talks?3h Whatever happened to the Brexit talks?
It's been dry January for Brexit-watchers but plenty is happening behind the scenes, writes Adam Fleming.
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4h Updated Some parks and monuments may be closed
How does the US federal government shutdown affect you? Not every federally funded agency, program and service will grind to a halt -- just those considered nonessential.
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5h Updated Senate to vote at noon on whether to end government shutdown
The Senate is scheduled to have a key vote at noon Monday on a bill to reopen the government and fund it for three weeks, though it's unclear if this plan will win over enough Democrats to pass.
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UKIP leader Henry Bolton hit by resignations5h Updated UKIP leader Henry Bolton hit by resignations
Four senior figures quit their front bench roles as pressure mounts on Henry Bolton's leadership.
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Sex, lies and donkeys: UKIP leaders quiz6h Sex, lies and donkeys: UKIP leaders quiz
UKIP's current crisis could see the party heading for a third leadership contest in three years - and a 10th different permanent leader overall.
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7h Updated New texts from FBI official removed from Mueller probe delivered to Congress
A new cache of text messages exchanged between two top FBI officials that have come under fire for criticizing then-presidential candidate Donald Trump were delivered to lawmakers on Capitol Hill Friday evening, according to a letter from Republican Sen. Ron Johnson.
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UKIP deputy leader Margot Parker resigns over Henry Bolton7h Updated UKIP deputy leader Margot Parker resigns over Henry Bolton
Pressure mounts on leader Henry Bolton as his deputy and the party's immigration spokesman quit.
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9h This weekend, they marched. In November, they vote
They've said, Time's Up. They've said, Me Too. And now they're saying: If you're not an ally, we're coming for your seat.
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UKIP crisis as top figures quit over leader10h UKIP crisis as top figures quit over leader
Two senior UKIP figures have quit their roles and called on Henry Bolton to resign the party's leadership.
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Shutdown Goes Into Monday as Senate Inches Toward Deal10h Updated Shutdown Goes Into Monday as Senate Inches Toward Deal
Thousands of federal employees will be furloughed Monday morning even as the outlines of a potential compromise came into focus.
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11h Updated Senate vote scheduled for Monday to possibly end shutdown
The White House on Sunday called for Senate Republicans to eliminate the filibuster as the funding impasse continued into its second day.
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UKIP deputy leader Margot Parker resigns in protest to Henry Bolton11h UKIP deputy leader Margot Parker resigns in protest to Henry Bolton
MEP Margot Parker said the party was in "limbo" because of Henry Bolton's refusal to resign.
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13h Updated Why the government shutdown might last longer than you think
The conventional wisdom -- even as senators flailed and failed to find a deal to keep the government open late Friday night and Saturday -- was that this would all be over soon.
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Shutdown Will Go Into Monday as Senate Inches Toward Deal13h Updated Shutdown Will Go Into Monday as Senate Inches Toward Deal
Thousands of federal employees will be furloughed Monday morning even as the outlines of a potential compromise came into focus.
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A President Not Sure of What He Wants Complicates the Shutdown Impasse14h A President Not Sure of What He Wants Complicates the Shutdown Impasse
Democrats struggle with a president who says he wants to compromise but then is reined in by his own staff, while Republican leaders are loath to guess at his intentions.
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14h Updated Senate to vote on Monday on ending shutdown
The White House on Sunday called for Senate Republicans to eliminate the filibuster as the funding impasse continued into its second day.
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14h DACA on mind of rallygoers in Las Vegas as shutdown negotiations continue
Attendees at the Power to the Polls rally in Las Vegas on Sunday came energized, ready to celebrate and build on the momentum of last year's inaugural Women's March.
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Here Are the Senators Trying to Find a Bipartisan Solution to the Government Shutdown14h Here Are the Senators Trying to Find a Bipartisan Solution to the Government Shutdown
A group of bipartisan lawmakers emerged as the negotiators behind a potential deal to end the gridlock and reopen the government.
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Shutdown Day 2: Bipartisan Group Eyes a Compromise Before Monday15h Updated Shutdown Day 2: Bipartisan Group Eyes a Compromise Before Monday
Lawmakers remained mired in partisan disputes, though the gathering of senators from the two parties offered a reason for cautious optimism.
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On Washington: Shutdown’s Crux: Democrats’ Deep-Rooted Distrust of G.O.P. on Immigration15h Updated On Washington: Shutdown’s Crux: Democrats’ Deep-Rooted Distrust of G.O.P. on Immigration
After decades of fruitless efforts to overhaul immigration, Democrats simply do not believe Republicans will follow through on the issue.
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16h Updated The lesser-known effects of a government shutdown
What do NASA tours, Air Force Academy athletics and military base commissaries have in common? All have come to a halt during the current government shutdown.
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16h White House changes public voice mail to blame Democrats for shutdown
The White House public comment line wasn't working on Sunday, and people who called the number were told it's the Democrats' fault.
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16h Still no deal between McConnell and Schumer amid shutdown
The White House on Sunday called for Senate Republicans to eliminate the filibuster as the funding impasse continued into its second day.
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16h Updated Shutdown heads into day two with divides deepening
The government shutdown went into a second day Sunday with recriminations deepening between the parties and with no sign of progress towards ending the impasse.
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17h Updated Neither side budges as day 2 of shutdown continues
The White House on Sunday called for Senate Republicans to eliminate the filibuster as the funding impasse continued into its second day.
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The Interpreter: Trump’s Hard-Line Israel Position Exports U.S. Culture War Abroad18h Updated The Interpreter: Trump’s Hard-Line Israel Position Exports U.S. Culture War Abroad
Picking sides in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict has long been taboo in American policy. Domestic politics best explain the president’s break with this practice.
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Pence and Jordan’s King ‘Agree to Disagree’ on Jerusalem18h Updated Pence and Jordan’s King ‘Agree to Disagree’ on Jerusalem
Vice President Mike Pence met King Abdullah II amid rising tension between their two countries over President Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.
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Now on Stage, Stormy Daniels: A Strip Club and a Presidency Meet After Dark18h Updated Now on Stage, Stormy Daniels: A Strip Club and a Presidency Meet After Dark
The music came on. The clothes came off. And an airport strip club claimed its piece of the American presidency.
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20h Updated Trump and Schumer came close to a deal. Then it fell apart
After his morning television shows had ended and as the deadline to fund the government loomed, President Donald Trump placed a call to the man in Washington he believed held all the cards: Sen. Chuck Schumer.
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Shutdown Day 2: Congress Seems Far Apart on a Resolution21h Updated Shutdown Day 2: Congress Seems Far Apart on a Resolution
Lawmakers remained mired in partisan disputes as Senator Mitch McConnell said he would move ahead with a vote on a temporary spending bill by 1 a.m. Monday.
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21h NY Gov. Cuomo to keep Statue of Liberty open during shutdown
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced he will use state funds to keep the Statue of Liberty open to visitors during the federal government shutdown during a press conference on Sunday.
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President Macron on Trump, Brexit and Frexit21h President Macron on Trump, Brexit and Frexit
What we learnt when French President Emmanuel Macron talked to the BBC's Andrew Marr.
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22h Updated CNN Poll: Democratic advantage narrows in 2018
As the midterm election year begins, a new CNN poll conducted by SSRS finds the Democratic advantage on a generic congressional ballot has tightened to a narrow 5 points among registered voters, but those voters who say they are most enthusiastic about turning out to vote this fall favor Democrats by a wide 15-point margin.
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22h After outcry, deployed troops will get to watch football during shutdown
The Department of Defense announced Sunday that it will show sports programming, including NFL playoff games, during the government shutdown after receiving complaints for stripping deployed troops of that service.
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23h Rand Paul says Dems spiked his immigration compromise to end shutdown
Sen. Rand Paul says he proposed a compromise to Democrats to re-open the federal government, but was rejected.
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23h Updated The new CNN poll is good news for Republicans. Or is it?
At first glance, the new CNN poll is a bit of good news for Republicans looking to the coming 2018 midterms with trepidation.
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UKIP leader Henry Bolton loses no confidence vote24h UKIP leader Henry Bolton loses no confidence vote
UKIP's ruling body has passed a vote of no confidence in party leader Henry Bolton following a row over his 25-year-old girlfriend.
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24h Updated White House targets filibuster as shutdown enters day 2
The White House on Sunday called for Senate Republicans to eliminate the filibuster as the funding impasse continued into its second day.
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24h Updated Pence says immigration talks over until government reopens
Vice President Mike Pence told US service members on Sunday that immigration talks between lawmakers and the White House couldn't proceed until the government reopens.
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Labour would take hospital cleaning into public hands - Chakrabarti25h Labour would take hospital cleaning into public hands - Chakrabarti
Baroness Chakrabarti says "life and death" services should be brought back into public hands.
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After Vowing to Fix Washington, Trump Is Mired in a Familiar Crisis25h Updated After Vowing to Fix Washington, Trump Is Mired in a Familiar Crisis
Immigration policy, the issue that propelled President Trump’s political rise, snarled negotiations to avert a government shutdown.
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Blue badge scheme could be extended to cover autism and dementia27h Updated Blue badge scheme could be extended to cover autism and dementia
People in England with hidden disabilities, such as autism and dementia, could qualify.
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Brexit: Adonis and Rees-Mogg go head to head28h Brexit: Adonis and Rees-Mogg go head to head
Sarah Smith discusses the extent to which the House of Lords can block Brexit - or at least amend the related legidlation - with the leading Brexit campaigner Jacob Rees-Mogg MP and ardent pro-EU peer Lord Adonis.
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UKIP leader Henry Bolton hits out at national executive committee28h Updated UKIP leader Henry Bolton hits out at national executive committee
Henry Bolton says the party's ruling committee has no right to judge him, ahead of a confidence vote.
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CBI calls for UK to remain in a customs union with EU28h Updated CBI calls for UK to remain in a customs union with EU
A customs union with the EU would be best for UK business, the CBI's boss will say.
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30h Updated Rep. Pat Meehan removed from Ethics Committee after report he settled sexual misconduct complaint
House Speaker Paul Ryan removed Rep. Patrick Meehan from the House Ethics Committee on Saturday following a news report that the Pennsylvania Republican used thousands of dollars in taxpayer money to settle a sexual misconduct complaint against him by a former aide.
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30h Updated Schumer tweaks Trump ego in shutdown blame game
Sen. Chuck Schumer jabbed President Donald Trump on Saturday in his most sensitive spot — effectively telling the President, you just don't get the art of the deal.
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Blue badge scheme could be extended to autism and dementia sufferers31h Updated Blue badge scheme could be extended to autism and dementia sufferers
People with autism and dementia could qualify for the new badges across England.
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UKIP leader Henry Bolton faces crunch meeting32h Updated UKIP leader Henry Bolton faces crunch meeting
Henry Bolton is expected to face a confidence vote when he meets UKIP's ruling committee later.
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