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Nancy Pelosi
Photo by Oliver Contreras/SIPA USA
January 18, 2019 - 7:20 pm
Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Friday accused the White House of leaking information about her planned congressional trip to Afghanistan, calling it "very irresponsible on the part of the president."
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Jason Van Dyke
Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune via AP, Pool
January 18, 2019 - 6:41 pm
The white Chicago police officer who gunned down a black teenager in 2014 was sentenced Friday to nearly seven years in prison.
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Michael Cohen
Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY
January 18, 2019 - 5:50 pm
The Democratic chairmen of two House committees pledged Friday to investigate a report that President Donald Trump directed his personal attorney to lie to Congress about negotiations over a real estate project in Moscow during the 2016 election.
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Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un
AP Photo/Evan Vucci
January 18, 2019 - 3:27 pm
President Donald Trump will hold a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to try to broker a deal to coax the North to give up its nuclear program.
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President Donald Trump
Chris Kleponis /Sipa USA
January 17, 2019 - 7:09 pm
Trump on Thursday laid out plans for a new array of space-based sensors and other high-tech systems designed to more quickly detect and defeat attacks.
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Nancy Pelosi
Sean Logan/The Republic
January 17, 2019 - 2:27 pm
After House Speaker Nancy Pelosi asked President Donald Trump to delay his State of Union speech over the patrial government shutdown, the president responded Thursday by dening use of an aircraft during her tri overseas.
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Federal Workers Protest Shutdown
Phil Didion/Cincinnati Enquirer-USA TODAY NETWORK
January 17, 2019 - 1:12 pm
Furloughed federal workers on Thursday still didn’t know when they’ll be able to return to work as the partial government shutdown stretched into day 27, but they did get some reassurance that they would be paid eventually.
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White House
Dreamstime
January 16, 2019 - 7:50 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia man who had detailed plans to use an anti-tank rocket to storm into the White House was arrested in a sting Wednesday after he traded his car for guns and explosives, authorities said. Hasher Jallal Taheb, 21, of Cumming was arrested Wednesday and is charged with attempting...
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Chris Hansen mugshot
Stamford Police Department via AP
January 16, 2019 - 5:22 pm
A TV journalist known for confronting would-be child predators has been snared himself in a police investigation alleging he wrote bad checks for $13,000 worth of marketing materials.
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Rep. Josh Gottheimer
Mitsu Yasukawa/Northjersey.com
January 16, 2019 - 4:10 pm
WASHINGTON (WCBS 880/AP) — Several congressional Democrats met with President Donald Trump Wednesday morning at the White House to talk about the partial government shutdown, including North Jersey congressman Josh Gottheimer. “We had a very productive conversation this morning,” Gottheimer told...
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