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Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 04:55 PM EST

Roy Moore's Communications Director Resigns

Roy Moore's Communications Director Resigns

Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore's communications director, John Rogers, has resigned, as Moore continues to deny any sexual misconduct against underage girls. In a new interview, Moore again denied the...

Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 04:18 PM EST

Net Neutrality: What It Is and Why It Matters

Net Neutrality: What It Is and Why It Matters

The FCC is set to dismantle rules requiring internet service providers to ensure consumers have equal access to all online content.

Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 04:47 PM EST

Facebook To Let Users Know If They 'Liked' Russian Accounts

Facebook To Let Users Know If They 'Liked' Russian Accounts

Facebook says it will show users if they followed or 'liked' Russia propaganda accounts on its service or on Instagram. The company said Wednesday it will launch a portal to let people see which accounts of the...

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Texas Congressman Joe Barton Said He'd Go to Capitol Police Over Explicit Photo

Texas Congressman Joe Barton Said He'd Go to Capitol Police Over Explicit Photo

U.S. Rep. Joe Barton (R-Texas, 6th District) told a woman that he would complain to U.S. Capitol Police if sexually explicit photographs of him and other material from their relationship were to be exposed...

Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 11:39 PM EST

Philly Mayor Calls Trump 'Bully' and 'Punk,' Questions Upbringing

Philly Mayor Calls Trump 'Bully' and 'Punk,' Questions Upbringing

Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney unleashed an insult-laden tirade against President Donald Trump on Wednesday, denouncing the Trump administration's decision to end protections for Haitians and other immigrants...

Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 05:45 PM EST

Pro-Roy Moore Group Fundraises Off Trump's Near Endorsement

Pro-Roy Moore Group Fundraises Off Trump's Near Endorsement

A political action committee supporting Senate candidate Roy Moore is fundraising off President Donald Trump's near-endorsement of the Alabama Republican, who is facing new allegations of decades-old sexual...

Thursday, Nov 23, 2017 at 12:05 AM EST

Jurors Weigh San Francisco Pier Killing 2 Years After Steinle's Death

Jurors Weigh San Francisco Pier Killing 2 Years After Steinle's Death

The criminal case against a Mexican man accused of killing a woman on a crowded San Francisco pier is coming to a close more than two years after setting off a national firestorm over immigration. Jurors...

Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 12:33 PM EST

Secret Conyers Settlement Raises New Questions in Congress

Secret Conyers Settlement Raises New Questions in Congress

The spotlight was already on a lack of accountability in how Congress handles sexual harassment claims when a newly reported accusation against Rep. John Conyers, D-Mich., raised more questions Tuesday, NBC News...

Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 12:43 PM EST

After Danica Roem's Win, VA GOP Seeks to End Gendered Titles

After Danica Roem's Win, VA GOP Seeks to End Gendered Titles

The Republican leader of the Virginia House of Delegates wants to do away with the chamber's longstanding tradition of addressing lawmakers with gendered titles.

Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 08:45 AM EST

Elections Board Delays Meeting to Certify Close House Race

Elections Board Delays Meeting to Certify Close House Race

The Virginia State Board of Elections has postponed a meeting to certify the results in a Fredericksburg-area House of Delegates district where election officials say some voters were given the wrong ballots....

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