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Jurors deliberates over whether Charlottesville death was motivated by fear or malice

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 12:19
After a week of testimony, jurors must decide whether James Fields panicked or deliberately drove his car into a crowd of counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally last year that resulted in the death of Heather Heyer.

Analysis: Elizabeth Warren's heritage revelation was as bad as you thought it was

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 11:50
When Elizabeth Warren unveiled a 5-minute video aimed at putting to rest questions as to whether she actually was Native American in mid-October, it was, um, not well-received. It turns out that the damage done to Warren's political prospects in 2020 was significant, and has forced her allies to consider more drastic methods to take the issue off the table.

George Papadopoulos released from prison

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 11:40
Ex-Donald Trump campaign aide George Papadopoulos was released from prison Friday morning after serving 12 days for lying to investigators about his contact with individuals tied to Russia during the 2016 campaign.

For Trump, Bush farewell is a first look at what presidential veneration could be

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 09:31
As he listened to military choirs and honor guards venerate George H.W. Bush on Wednesday, President Donald Trump found himself contemplating the vast scale of the job he holds --and wondering how his own legacy might compare.

Celebrities step in after Trump slashes Obamacare ad budgets

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 07:45
The Trump administration isn't doing much to let Americans know it's time to sign up for Obamacare, so celebrities are trying to fill the void.

Irregularities found in second North Carolina county in contested House race

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 22:08
A CNN review of absentee ballot envelopes has found irregularities with witness signatures in a second North Carolina county.

A 13-year-old with autism was restrained for being violent at school. He died at a hospital two days later

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 21:56
A 13-year old boy at a private alternative school in California who was restrained last week during an incident and became unresponsive died two days later at a hospital, officials said Thursday.

US military flexes muscles in message to Russia

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 18:50
The US military responded this week to what it calls Russia's "unlawful and destabilizing actions" in Ukraine and elsewhere by pushing back against Moscow on the seas and in the air.

Southwest flight slides off runway in Burbank, FAA says

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 18:47
A Southwest Airlines flight with 117 people aboard slid off a runway on Thursday at California's Hollywood Burbank Airport during heavy rain, the Federal Aviation Administration said.

At second memorial service, Bush remembered for humility and humor

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 18:36
Former President George H.W. Bush was remembered Thursday as a man of humility, honor and humor at the Bushes' family church in Houston, providing the nation with a last farewell before he begins his journey to his final resting place.

Dems pick up 40th House seat as California Republican concedes

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 18:12
Republican Rep. David Valadao conceded to Democrat TJ Cox in the race for California's 21st District on Thursday, giving the Democratic Party a net gain of 40 seats in the US House of Representatives.

Man uses special Bible for swearing in

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 18:07

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