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The Pentagon
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October 02, 2018 - 12:56 pm
Spokesman Chris Sherwood said the FBI was investigating and few details were available. He said the packages had been found Monday at a delivery facility that is on the Pentagon grounds but not inside the main building that includes the offices of the defense secretary.
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President Donald Trump
AP Photo/Evan Vucci
October 02, 2018 - 12:12 pm
Americans will receive a text alert at 2:18 p.m. Wednesday from President Donald Trump. It'll be the first test of a new presidential alert system.
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Graphic shows results of AP-NORC poll on household finance optimism of younger Americans; 2c x 4 inches; 96.3 mm x 101 mm;
October 02, 2018 - 11:16 am
About half of young Americans expect to be financially better off than their parents, according to a new poll, a sign that the dream of upward mobility is alive but somewhat tempered. The poll, by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research and MTV, found that half of 15- to 26-...
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Survivors of a mass shooting form a human chain around the shuttered site of a country music festival on the first anniversary, Monday, Oct. 1, 2018, in Las Vegas. As people were linking arms and holding hands Monday night near the concert site, officials and several hundred others across town listened to bagpipes and the names of the 58 victims being read aloud. (AP Photo/John Locher)
October 02, 2018 - 2:31 am
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The marquees on the glimmering Las Vegas Strip dimmed their lights for three minutes Monday night as officials slowly read the 58 names of the people killed one year earlier in the country's deadliest mass shooting in modern history. The names of the slain were recited before a...
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Sen. Cory Booker
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October 01, 2018 - 5:45 pm
We’re not even past the 2018 midterm elections, but already, ambitious politicians have been visiting New Hampshire and Iowa ahead of the 2020 presidential election.
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President Donald Trump speaks as he announces a revamped North American free trade deal, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, Monday, Oct. 1, 2018. The new deal, reached just before a midnight deadline imposed by the U.S., will be called the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement, or USMCA. It replaces the 24-year-old North American Free Trade Agreement, which President Donald Trump had called a job-killing disaster. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
October 01, 2018 - 1:22 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump jokes he'd be a "mess" if he indulged in alcoholic beverages. Trump spoke about his drinking habits Monday at a news conference as he discussed Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's comments about drinking beer in high school and college. The president...
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Brett Kavanaugh
AP Photo/Alex Brandon
October 01, 2018 - 9:52 am
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Monday that the Senate will vote this week on Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court.
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Las Vegas
AP Photo/John Locher
October 01, 2018 - 6:18 am
It has been a year since the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history, and a woman set to talk at a sunrise ceremony commemorating the lives lost says that although hearts are still healing, she hopes people can move forward from the enormous tragedy with "love and light."
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Kellyanne Conway
Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports
September 30, 2018 - 12:05 pm
WASHINGTON, D.C. (WCBS 880/AP) -- President Trump’s counselor Kellyanne Conway revealed she is a victim of sexual assault during a TV interview Sunday morning. She made the disclosure while defending Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on CNN’s “State of the Union.” “I feel very empathetic...
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Brett Kavanaugh Hearing
Jack Gruber-USA TODAY
September 29, 2018 - 3:42 pm
As the Senate is divided on President Donald Trump's Supreme Court pick, so too are women across the country.
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