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Alaska governor offers use of troops along US-Mexico border WTOP
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska is about 3,000 miles north of the U.S.-Mexico border, but the state's new Republican governor is offering President Donald ...
AP News in Brief at 12:04 a.m. EST WTOP
AP News in Brief at 12:04 a.m. EST on WTOP | Employee being fired fatally shoots 5 co-workers in Illinois AURORA, Ill. (AP) — A 15-year employee being fired ...
CNN anchor shuts down commentator over Trump lie Kenosha News
CNN anchor Victor Blackwell shuts down Republican commentator Joseph Borelli over Trump's repeated lie that his administration has built new wall or fencing ...
Ann Coulter after Trump's order: ‘The only national emergency is that our president is an idiot’ USA TODAY
President Donald Trump's announcement Friday that he was declaring a national emergency wasn't received well by all Republicans, none more vocal than ...
The Latest: Kerry 'ashamed' Pence didn't note climate change WTHR
MUNICH (AP) — The Latest on the international security conference taking place in Munich (all times local):. 7:30 p.m.. Former U.S. Secretary of State John ...
The Latest: US Catholic group wants others held accountable WTHR
VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Latest on the defrocking of former U.S. cardinal Theodore McCarrick (all times local):. 6:20 p.m.. A U.S. lay Catholic group wants ...
Hearing into unresolved US House race could find winner WTHR
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Evidence collected over months and being unveiled Monday could reveal whether the nation's last undecided congressional election ...
US National Debt Passes $22 Trillion NPR
The national debt passed $22 trillion this week, the biggest number on record. NPR's Scott Simon asks Business Insider's Bob Bryan why and what the long-term ...
White House press secretary says she was interviewed by special counsel – as it happened The Guardian
Sarah Sanders said of her interview with Mueller's team: 'I was happy to voluntarily sit down with them'
A lesson from the Kashmir bombing: America needs to get tougher on Pakistan CNN
Increasing pressure on Pakistan is the right thing to do now, writes Alyssa Ayres. Pakistan has refused to take responsible action against terrorists within its ...
US seeks ways to recycle lithium batteries in cars, phones WTHR
CHICAGO (AP) — The U.S. government will lead an ambitious effort to develop technologies to recycle lithium-ion batteries from electric vehicles, cellphones ...
Trump's Rose Garden Fiasco Was a Commercial for the 25th Amendment Esquire
If your uncle behaved like this, you'd hide the car keys.
Philadelphia Latest City to Push for Ban on Card-Only Businesses U.S. News & World Report
Several states and cities have considered a measure outlawing the practice, which critics say is discriminatory.
Air Force Defector to Iran Severely Damaged U.S. Intelligence Efforts, Ex-Officials Say The New York Times
Monica Elfriede Witt had access to the names of double agents working for the American government and knew the workings of United States military operations ...
The Latest: Judiciary Chair Seeks Hearing on Emergency Claim U.S. News & World Report
House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler is calling for a hearing "in the coming days" on President Donald Trump's declaration of a national ...
Troops do not view immigration as a “national emergency.” Not even close. Military Times
Unlike President Donald Trump, troops don't seem to view either immigration across our southern border or Mexico itself as much of a national-security threat, ...
National Emergencies Act: Which presidents have declared a national emergency and which are still in effect? CBS News
In justifying calling for a national emergency on border security, President Trump said other presidents have called national emergencies "many times before"
National Emergency Declaration: California To Sue Trump Administration NPR
California's governor and attorney general say the state will challenge President Trump's declaration of a national emergency to fund a southern border wall.
9/11 Victim Compensation Fund Slashing Payouts by 50 Percent U.S. News & World Report
The number of claims for cancer and other illnesses related to the Sept. 11 attacks has soared, the fund's special master says.