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21 Mar 11:16pm Updated US slaps sanctions on 2 Chinese firms doing business with North Korea
The Trump administration on Thursday issued its first set of sanctions aimed at North Korea since the failed summit last month between Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump, going after two Chinese shipping companies that have helped Pyongyang evade restrictions imposed by the US and United Nations Security Council.
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21 Mar 9:48pm Updated The inside story of how John Roberts negotiated to save Obamacare
Adapted from "The Chief: The Life and Turbulent Times of Chief Justice John Roberts" by Joan Biskupic. Copyright © 2019. Available from Basic Books.
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21 Mar 8:58pm Updated Supreme Court to meet behind closed doors to discuss mystery Mueller-related grand jury subpoena
The Supreme Court will meet behind closed doors on Friday to discuss whether to add cases to the court's docket next term, including one petition brought by a mystery company related to special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.
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21 Mar 7:42pm Updated White House rejects Dem requests for info on Putin communications
The White House is rejecting a request from congressional Democrats to obtain documents tied to President Donald Trump's communications with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
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21 Mar 7:31pm Updated California governor: Why I put a freeze on the death penalty
The heavy cost of the death penalty is one we can no longer afford, writes Gavin Newsom--not the financial burden on our justice system, nor the moral cost of unevenly and unfairly applying it based on race, income and mental disability.
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21 Mar 7:00pm US sending diplomats to speak at migration summit -- in hardline Hungary
The US State Department is sending two high-level officials to a migration summit this weekend in Hungary -- a country whose controversial far-right ruling party has maintained a hardline anti-migration stance, with one of the strictest policies against immigrants in Europe, and has cracked down on civic organizations, the media and academic institutions.
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21 Mar 6:52pm ICE arrests drop as the agency shifts toward the surge of migrants at the southern border
US immigration arrests are down compared with last year, as illegal migrant crossings spike at the southern border and Immigration and Customs Enforcement has had to shift resources to the deal with the influx.
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21 Mar 6:26pm Updated Mueller wait-and-see mode hangs over White House, too
The specter of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation has loomed over all but a few months of President Donald Trump's presidency.
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21 Mar 5:49pm Bipartisan House group introduces anti-BDS resolution
A small, bipartisan group of House members introduced a resolution Thursday that condemns the boycott-Israel movement and reaffirms the commitment to a two-state solution in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict -- setting up what will likely become a tense debate among Democrats, who are divided on the issue.
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21 Mar 4:58pm Updated Elijah Cummings: White House officials using personal accounts to do official work
House Oversight Chairman Elijah Cummings said Thursday his committee has obtained new information that several senior White House officials have used personal email and messaging accounts to conduct government business, asserting that President Donald Trump's son-in-law communicated with foreign leaders through a private messaging application that appears to lack adequate safeguards.
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21 Mar 4:50pm Updated The Point: Pete Buttigieg is the hottest candidate in the 2020 race right now
Don't look now but a(nother) skinny kid with a funny name is turning heads in the presidential race.
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21 Mar 4:48pm Updated Trump signs executive order on campus free speech
Donald Trump signed an executive order Thursday afternoon aimed at improving transparency and promoting free speech on college campuses, part of a largely symbolic gesture to the President's conservative base announced at a conference for conservative activists earlier this month.
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21 Mar 4:47pm Updated Rep. Seth Moulton calls for wholesale electoral reform as he inches toward a 2020 run
Rep. Seth Moulton, a Massachusetts Democrat whom advisers say is inching closer to a 2020 run, is beefing up his policy positions ahead of a potential bid, releasing a plan for wholesale electoral reform on Thursday.
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21 Mar 3:06pm Updated Nikki Haley is criticized for her comment on health care in Finland
The top Finnish envoy to the United Nations joined a chorus of people slamming Nikki Haley for saying the European nation's health care system is lacking compared to that of the United States.
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21 Mar 1:11pm Updated Anatomy of a feud: How Trump attacks
To his supporters, he's the counterpuncher who won't relent in his own self-defense, even long after a perceived slight. To most everyone else, he's a begrudged bully who refuses to allow old vendettas to die — even after the foe in question has.
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21 Mar 12:35pm Billionaire charged in Florida prostitution sting donated $50,000 to RNC last month
John Childs, a billionaire financier charged in a Florida prostitution sting, donated $50,000 last month to the Republican National Committee, newly filed campaign reports show.
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21 Mar 11:22am Updated Analysis: Some Democrats want to completely overhaul the US government
The list of big systemic changes that some Democratic presidential candidates are pushing is long and getting longer.
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21 Mar 9:41am Updated FAA: Boeing 737 MAX to get software update
Boeing has developed a software patch and pilot training program to address issues with the Boeing 737 MAX identified in the October Lion Air crash, the Federal Aviation Administration said Wednesday.
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21 Mar 8:39am Gillum launches voter registration drive in Florida aimed at beating Trump in 2020
Former Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum, who lost a bid for Florida governor in November, is launching a voter registration effort with the intent of denying Donald Trump a second term.
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21 Mar 7:39am Trump claims he wants Mueller findings public. Hmm.
Donald Trump, the President who refused to release his tax returns, just made an unexpected gesture towards transparency, saying he'd be happy for Americans to see Robert Mueller's final report.
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21 Mar 1:28am Updated US Air Force deploys B-52 bombers to Europe in message to Russia
The US Air Force recently deployed six nuclear-capable B-52 bombers to Europe for "theater integration and flying training" exercises with regional allies and NATO partners -- a move viewed as sending a strong message to Russia, which is celebrating the five-year anniversary of its military annexation of Crimea.
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21 Mar 12:40am Updated John Hickenlooper explains why he went to see an X-rated movie with his mother
John Hickenlooper, the former Democratic governor of Colorado who is running for president, went into great detail on Wednesday evening explaining the time he took his mother to see an X-rated movie at a theater in the 1970s.
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21 Mar 12:10am Updated The Point: How Democrats fell out of love with impeaching Trump
Almost from the day that Donald Trump won the White House in 2016, a significant chunk of Democrats have wanted Congress to throw him out of 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue via impeachment. Which makes the latest finding on impeachment in a CNN-SSRS poll all the more intriguing.
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