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Monday, May 20, 2019 at 07:37 AM EDT

Trump Warns Iran Not to Threaten US or It Will Face 'End'

Trump Warns Iran Not to Threaten US or It Will Face 'End'

President Donald Trump warned Iran early on Monday not to threaten the United States again or it'll face its "official end," shortly after a rocket landed near the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad overnight. Trump's...

Monday, May 20, 2019 at 03:37 AM EDT

Trump's EPA Shifts More Environmental Enforcement to States

Trump's EPA Shifts More Environmental Enforcement to States

Around the country, the Environmental Protection Agency under Trump is delegating a widening range of public health and environmental enforcement to states, saying local officials know best how to deal with...

Monday, May 20, 2019 at 03:15 AM EDT

India's Marathon Election Ends, Vote Count Begins Thursday

India's Marathon Election Ends, Vote Count Begins Thursday

Voting in India's mammoth national election ended Sunday with the seventh and final phase of a grueling poll that lasted more than five weeks, as exit polls predicted a victory for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's...

Sunday, May 19, 2019 at 09:57 PM EDT

Hundreds Protest Alabama's Abortion Ban at State Capitol

Hundreds Protest Alabama's Abortion Ban at State Capitol

Hundreds of demonstrators marched to the Alabama Capitol on Sunday to protest the state's newly approved abortion ban, chanting "my body, my choice!" and "vote them out!" The demonstration came days after Gov....

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Buttigieg Likens Trump's Tweets to 'Grotesque Things'

Buttigieg Likens Trump's Tweets to 'Grotesque Things'

Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg jabbed at President Donald Trump during a Fox News town hall Sunday, saying he understands why people and the media are "mesmerized" by his tweets because "it is...

Sunday, May 19, 2019 at 08:27 PM EDT

Deutsche Bank Employees Flagged Trump Transactions: Report

Deutsche Bank Employees Flagged Trump Transactions: Report

Anti-money laundering specialists at Deutsche Bank flagged multiple transactions involving Donald Trump and his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, from 2016 and 2017. Those specialists recommended the activity be...

Sunday, May 19, 2019 at 06:40 PM EDT

As States Pass Restrictive Abortion Laws, Questions Surface

As States Pass Restrictive Abortion Laws, Questions Surface

As multiple states pass laws banning many abortions, questions have surfaced about what exactly that means for women who might seek an abortion. The short answer: nothing yet. Governors in Kentucky, Mississipp...

Monday, May 20, 2019 at 02:30 AM EDT

Trump Tells Anti-Abortion Activists to Stay United for 2020

Trump Tells Anti-Abortion Activists to Stay United for 2020

President Donald Trump distanced himself from Alabama's restrictive new abortion law by laying out differing personal views even as he urged anti-abortion activists to stay united heading into the 2020...

Sunday, May 19, 2019 at 07:40 PM EDT

US to Roll Out Economic Part of Mideast Peace Plan

US to Roll Out Economic Part of Mideast Peace Plan

The Trump administration will unveil the first phase of its long-awaited blueprint for Mideast peace next month at a conference in the region designed to highlight economic benefits that could be reaped if...

Sunday, May 19, 2019 at 03:53 PM EDT

Pelosi Being Honored With JFK Profile in Courage Award

Pelosi Being Honored With JFK Profile in Courage Award

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is being honored with the 2019 John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award. Pelosi is being recognized for her efforts to pass former President Barack Obama's 2010 health care law and...

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