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Friday, Jan 19, 2018 at 11:31 PM EST

Feds Want to Retry Sen. Robert Menendez for Corruption, Bribery

Feds Want to Retry Sen. Robert Menendez for Corruption, Bribery

Federal prosecutors are seeking to retry U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez on bribery and corruption charges after an earlier trial ended in a deadlocked jury last fall. The Department of Justice filed its notice of...

Friday, Jan 19, 2018 at 03:39 PM EST
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By Sophia Barnes

Photos: Anti-Abortion Activists 'March for Life' in DC

Thousands of anti-abortion activists gathered in Washington, D.C. on Friday for...View gallery

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Friday, Jan 19, 2018 at 02:59 PM EST

Supreme Court to Take Up Trump Travel Ban in Spring

Supreme Court to Take Up Trump Travel Ban in Spring

The Supreme Court has agreed to decide the legality of the latest version of President Donald Trump's ban on travel to the United States by residents of six majority-Muslim countries. The justices plan to hear...

Friday, Jan 19, 2018 at 01:35 PM EST

Mattis Says US Competitive Warfighting Edge Has Eroded

Mattis Says US Competitive Warfighting Edge Has Eroded

Countering China's rapidly expanding military and an increasingly aggressive Russia are now the U.S. military's top national security priorities, outpacing the threat of terrorism, Defense Secretary Jim...

Friday, Jan 19, 2018 at 01:34 PM EST

Trump Addresses March For Life 2018

Trump Addresses March For Life 2018

President Trump became the first sitting U.S. President to address anti-abortion marchers at the March For Life.

Friday, Jan 19, 2018 at 01:11 PM EST

Bipartisan Effort Would Ban Bidding War for Redskins Stadium

Bipartisan Effort Would Ban Bidding War for Redskins Stadium

Three politicians in Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia are teaming up across partisan lines to try and prevent their governments from waging a bidding war with public money to build a new...

Friday, Jan 19, 2018 at 01:03 PM EST

Budget Director Blames 'Schumer Shutdown' on DACA

Budget Director Blames 'Schumer Shutdown' on DACA

The Office of Management and Budget director is calling it the "Schumer Shutdown" and blaming the deadlock on Democrats insistent on immediate immigration reform as the deadline for Congress to pass a...

Friday, Jan 19, 2018 at 01:00 PM EST

10 Times That Trump has Contradicted Trump

10 Times That Trump has Contradicted Trump

It's a he said-he said thing. Donald Trump once promised to be "very restrained" on Twitter — "if I use it at all." He thought campaign foreign policy adviser George Papadopoulos was an "excellent guy" — until...

Friday, Jan 19, 2018 at 12:16 PM EST

What Happens in a Government Shutdown?

What Happens in a Government Shutdown?

With a possible government shutdown looming, here is a look at how a shutdown would affect the country.

Friday, Jan 19, 2018 at 10:39 AM EST

Clash With President Trump Casts Spotlight on John Kelly

Clash With President Trump Casts Spotlight on John Kelly

President Donald Trump's very public pushback against his chief of staff's statement that the president's views on a border wall have "evolved" is casting a fresh spotlight on the limits of John Kelly's ability...

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