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Sunday, Nov 18, 2018 at 11:49 AM EST

Trump Says He Won't Sit for Interview in Mueller Probe

Trump Says He Won't Sit for Interview in Mueller Probe

During an interview with Chris Wallace on "Fox News Sunday," President Donald Trump seemed to reject the idea of soon sitting with special counsel Robert Mueller for an interview, among multiple other subjects....

Sunday, Nov 18, 2018 at 09:45 AM EST

New Election Map: Ohio, Colorado No Longer Swing States

New Election Map: Ohio, Colorado No Longer Swing States

The 2018 midterms remade Congress for the next two years, but they also hinted at a changing electoral map for the next presidential race. Broad gaps in exit poll numbers combined with the results for Nov. 6...

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Fla. Sen. Nelson Concedes Senate Race to Gov. Scott

Fla. Sen. Nelson Concedes Senate Race to Gov. Scott

Sen. Bill Nelson has conceded the U.S. Senate race in Florida to outgoing Republican Gov. Rick Scott, according to a statement released by the Governor's office. "I just spoke with Senator Bill Nelson, who...

Sunday, Nov 18, 2018 at 06:44 AM EST

Israel's Netanyahu Makes 'Last Effort' To Save Government

Israel's Netanyahu Makes 'Last Effort' To Save Government

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday he was heading into a meeting with his top coalition partner in a "last effort" to prevent the collapse of his government, which has been rocked by the...

Sunday, Nov 18, 2018 at 05:00 AM EST

Interpol Meets to Select New President After China's Arrest

Interpol Meets to Select New President After China's Arrest

Police chiefs from around the world gathered in Dubai on Sunday for Interpol's general assembly to select a new president after the agency's former leader was detained in China. Meng Hongwei— who was China's...

Sunday, Nov 18, 2018 at 04:20 AM EST

Pacific Summit Ends With No Communique as China, US Differ

Pacific Summit Ends With No Communique as China, US Differ

An acrimonious meeting of world leaders in Papua New Guinea failed to agree Sunday on a final communique, highlighting widening divisions between global powers China and the U.S. The 21 nations at the...

Sunday, Nov 18, 2018 at 01:56 AM EST

California Democrat Cisneros Latest to Flip GOP House Seat

California Democrat Cisneros Latest to Flip GOP House Seat

Democrat Gil Cisneros captured a Republican-held U.S. House seat in Southern California on Saturday, capping a Democratic rout in which the party picked up six congressional seats in the state. In what had been...

Saturday, Nov 17, 2018 at 08:04 PM EST

In Defeat, Abrams Casts Aside Traditional Expectations

In Defeat, Abrams Casts Aside Traditional Expectations

Stacey Abrams broke the rules of politics until the very end. The Georgia Democrat who came about 60,000 votes shy of becoming America's first black woman governor refused to follow the traditional script...

Saturday, Nov 17, 2018 at 06:50 PM EST

Election Shows How Gerrymandering Is Difficult to Overcome

Election Shows How Gerrymandering Is Difficult to Overcome

With an election looming, courts earlier this year declared congressional districts in two states to be unconstitutional partisan gerrymanders. One map was redrawn. The other was not. The sharply contrasting...

Saturday, Nov 17, 2018 at 07:21 PM EST

Andrew Gillum Concedes in Florida Gov. Race to Ron DeSantis

Andrew Gillum Concedes in Florida Gov. Race to Ron DeSantis

Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum on Saturday conceded in the Florida gubernatorial election to Ron DeSantis. Gillum, the Democratic candidate, made the statement in a post on Twitter that comes two days after...

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