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Reaction to Mueller Report Divides Along Partisan Lines

9 hours ago

In an era of deep polarization, Mr. Mueller’s 448-page report quickly became yet another case study...

Mueller | Divides | Partisan | lines | Reaction |

The government might allow debt collectors to text consumers

9 hours ago

A federal agency wants to update rules about how debt collectors contact borrowers. Consumer advocat...

Government | Debt | Collectors | Consumers | text |

Democrats refuse offer of less-redacted Mueller report

12 hours ago

Democrats said Friday they will refuse to look at the "less-redacted" version of the special counse...

offer | redacted | Mueller | refuse | Democrats |

Elizabeth Warren joins push for Trump impeachment

12 hours ago

Sen. Elizabeth Warren on Friday became the first major 2020 Democratic presidential candidate to ur...

Warren | Elizabeth | joins | impeachment | push |

Peruvian judge orders former president Pedro Pablo Kuczynski jailed for up to 3 years as corruption

12 hours ago

LIMA, Peru (AP) - Peruvian judge orders former president Pedro Pablo Kuczynski jailed for up to 3 ye...

corruption | President | jailed | orders | Peruvian | Pablo | Pedro | judge |

Debbie Dingell: Mueller report provides Democrats a 'roadmap for the November 2020 election'

14 hours ago

Rep. Debbie Dingell said Friday the release of special counsel Robert Mueller's redacted report pro...

roadmap | Debbie | Mueller | November | Democrats | election |

Santana becomes US citizen before Braves, Indians postponed

14 hours ago

CLEVELAND (AP) - Not even a cold, rainy day could hinder Carlos Santana's joyful smile. The Indians...

postponed | Citizen | Braves | Santana | Indians |

Nicaraguans use Good Friday processions to protest

14 hours ago

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) - Good Friday religious processions in Nicaragua's capital have taken a dec...

Friday | protest |

County declares state of emergency regarding immigration

16 hours ago

ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) - A southern New Mexico county is demanding that Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham...

Immigration | emergency | declares | County |

Chris Stewart: Continuing to push Mueller report is exhausting Americans

16 hours ago

Rep. Chris Stewart warned Friday that anyone pressing for further action on special counsel Robert...

Chris | Mueller | Stewart | Americans | continuing | push |

Mark Levin rips Mueller 'op-ed' written for 'slip-and-fall' lawyers, media: 'Volume two is crap'

16 hours ago

Radio host Mark Levin says the second volume of special counsel Robert Mueller's 400-page report is...

mark | Media | Mueller | crap | slip | Written | rips | OP | volume | Lawyers |

Sen. Gillibrand: Al Franken was 'a strong senator' but Senate 'couldn't stay silent' on allegations

16 hours ago

Presidential candidate Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand said Friday she and the Senate "miss" former Sen. Al...

Senate | Gillibrand | stay | Couldn | Sen | Strong | silent | allegations | Senator |

Strategies: ‘Medicare for All’ Is Hammering Health Care Stocks. For Now.

16 hours ago

The popularity of proposals for a government-run, single-payer system among Democratic presidential...

strategies | health | hammering | stocks | Medicare |

Steve Cohen: 'I believe impeachable offenses have been committed'

16 hours ago

Rep. Steve Cohen said Friday he believes "impeachable offenses have been committed," following the...

Steve | Cohen | Committed |

Trump blasts ex-advisers who say he tried to stop Mueller

18 hours ago

WASHINGTON (AP) - A day after celebrating the release of the Mueller report as "a good day," Presid...

blasts | advisers | Mueller |

Rep. Jamie Raskin: Presidential impeachment 'should not be a fetish...but it shouldn't be a taboo'

18 hours ago

Rep. Jamie Raskin said Friday lawmakers "shouldn't be afraid of impeachment" following the release...

Jamie | Rep | fetish | impeachment | Presidential | Taboo |

Chuck Schumer, Elizabeth Warren and other Democrats offer support to cannabis policy summit

18 hours ago

The second annual National Cannabis Policy Summit is underway Friday at the Newseum in the nation's...

Elizabeth | Schumer | Warren | Cannabis | Chuck | policy | Democrats | Summit | offer |

Brazil judge reverses order censoring news sites

18 hours ago

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - A judge on Brazil's top court has cancelled a ruling that forced two news sit...

judge | sites | reverses | order | Brazil |

Trump enjoys Mar-a-Lago life, while Beltway stews

18 hours ago

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - President Trump is laying low after the dramatic release of special counsel...

Lago | Beltway | enjoys |

Teen climate activist: I enjoy making a difference

20 hours ago

ROME (AP) - Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg has told a rally of several thousand young peop...

teen | making | activist | Climate | enjoy |