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 2018-01-22 18:32 

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Officers were OK to arrest 21 in 'makeshift strip club' house party, Supreme Court says...

The Supreme Court on Monday ruled in favor of police officers who arrived at a supposedly vacant house after midnight in 2008 in Washington, DC, and arrested 21 people who said they were there with the permission of an absentee hostess named...

 2018-01-22 18:02 

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Supreme Court jumps on dusky gopher frog case...

The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to take up a case concerning the United States Fish and Wildlife Services designation of approximately 1,600 privately owned acres in Louisiana as a...

 2018-01-22 17:42 

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Trump plans to speak post-shutdown vote, source says...

President Donald Trump plans to publicly tout the end of the government shutdown stalemate on Monday, a White House official told CNN, despite being publicly absent from the debate over the weekend....

 2018-01-22 17:26 

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Scalise expected to be released from hospital...

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise is expected to be released from the hospital Monday after undergoing surgery almost two weeks ago, multiple lawmakers and GOP aides told CNN....

 2018-01-22 16:54 

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Mourning military families won't get gov't death benefits...

The first two military families who will not receive death benefits because of the government shutdown have been named....

 2018-01-22 16:23 

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Why Donald Trump is irrelevant in the government shutdown talks...

The big story coming out of the first weekend of the 2018 government shutdown was this: Where is President Donald Trump?...

 2018-01-22 16:21 

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TSA imposing stricter cargo screening for 5 Middle East countries...

TSA announced stricter scrutiny for air cargo coming from five countries in the Middle East....

 2018-01-22 15:19 

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Demanding more than a wall, White House driving a hard bargain...

A key reason why the White House has not agreed to a deal that would reopen the federal government is that West Wing officials are insisting on nearly all of their demands for clamping down on the nation's immigration system, sources inside the White ...

 2018-01-22 14:56 

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Government shutdown: Key noon vote, but trust issues remain...

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has put his offer on the table. Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer rejected the offer. Now they will vote....

 2018-01-22 14:36 

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White House aide defends anti-immigrant Trump campaign ad...

White House legislative director Marc Short defended Monday a recent re-election campaign ad from President Donald Trump that called Democrats...

 2018-01-22 14:08 

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Shutdown calculations...

Democratic and Republican leaders are making intricate political calculations ahead of a planned noon Senate vote on whether to end the government shutdown....

 2018-01-22 12:55 

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Government shutdown day 3: Live updates...

The Senate will hold a key vote at noon today on a bill to reopen the government and fund it for three weeks. Follow here for live updates....

 2018-01-22 12:43 

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Mike Pence calls Jerusalem 'Israel's capital' on visit with Netanyahu...

US Vice President Mike Pence arrived at a meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday, saying that it was an honor...

 2018-01-22 11:55 

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Some parks and monuments will be affected by the government shutdown...

How does the US federal government shutdown affect you? Not every federally funded agency, program and service will grind to a halt -- just those considered nonessential....

 2018-01-22 11:06 

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Republicans consider releasing some classified intel behind memo alleging FISA abuses...

Top House Republicans are considering publicly releasing some of the underlying intelligence behind a memo spearheaded by Rep. Devin Nunes that alleges FBI abuses of surveillance laws....

 2018-01-22 07:06 

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One year later, Women's March returns...
 2018-01-22 06:00 

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Senate to vote at noon on whether to end government shutdown...

The Senate is scheduled to have a key vote at noon Monday on a bill to reopen the government and fund it for three weeks, though it's unclear if this plan will win over enough Democrats to pass....

 2018-01-22 02:55 

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Charity to provide military survivor benefits during shutdown...

A Maryland based charity has promised to ensure the families of fallen troops will be paid survivor benefits during the government shutdown....

 2018-01-22 02:49 

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DACA on minds of rallygoers in Las Vegas...

Attendees at the Power to the Polls rally in Las Vegas on Sunday came energized, ready to celebrate and build on the momentum of last year's inaugural Women's March....

 2018-01-22 00:52 

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The lesser-known effects of a government shutdown...

What do NASA tours, Air Force Academy athletics and military base commissaries have in common? All have come to a halt during the current government shutdown....

 2018-01-22 00:50 

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White House public voice mail changed to blame Dems for shutdown...

The White House public comment line wasn't working on Sunday, and people who called the number were told it's the Democrats' fault....

 2018-01-22 00:16 

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg: 'For so long, women were silent'...

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg extolled the #MeToo movement and revealed one of her own experiences with sexual harassment in deeply personal observations Sunday at the Sundance Film Festival....

 2018-01-21 23:56 

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Shutdown standoff: Live updates...

Congress is scrambling to reach a deal to reopen the government after it shut down Friday. Follow here for live updates....

 2018-01-21 22:57 

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'Dealmaker in chief' largely absent in weekend negotiations...

President Donald Trump may be presiding over the first government shutdown ever to occur when one party controls Washington, but in his own telling he is just beginning to master the ways of the capital....

 2018-01-21 22:16 

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New texts from FBI official removed from Mueller probe delivered to Congress...

A new cache of text messages exchanged between Peter Strzok and Lisa Page, two top FBI officials that have come under fire for criticizing then-presidential candidate Donald Trump, were delivered to lawmakers on Capitol Hill Friday evening, according to a...

 2018-01-21 21:43 

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National parks shutdown shouldn't be a bargaining chip, Ryan Zinke says...

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke said Sunday he has decided to keep many national parks open during the government shutdown because the tourist spots should not...

 2018-01-21 19:57 

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Women's March momentum continues with first 'Power to the Polls' rally in Nevada...

What happens in Las Vegas on Sunday won't stay in Las Vegas....

 2018-01-21 19:53 

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NY Gov. Cuomo to keep Statue of Liberty open during shutdown...

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced he will use state funds to keep the Statue of Liberty open to visitors during the federal government shutdown during a press conference on Sunday....

 2018-01-21 18:52 

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After outcry, deployed troops will get to watch football during shutdown...

The Department of Defense announced Sunday that it will show sports programming, including NFL playoff games, during the government shutdown after receiving complaints for stripping deployed troops of that service....

 2018-01-21 18:12 

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Sen. Paul: Dems spiked my immigration compromise to end shutdown...

Sen. Rand Paul says he proposed a compromise to Democrats to re-open the federal government, but was rejected....

 2018-01-21 17:40 

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McCain is missing as shutdown blame game escalates...

Here are the stories our DC insiders are talking about in this week's...

 2018-01-21 16:04 

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Sen. Tammy Duckworth blasts Trump as 'draft dodger'...

Democratic Sen. Tammy Duckworth of Illinois, who lost both of her legs during an explosion in Iraq while serving in the US Army, blasted President Donald Trump as a...

 2018-01-21 15:48 

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The new CNN poll is good news for Republicans. Or is it?...

At first glance, the new CNN poll is a bit of good news for Republicans looking to the coming 2018 midterms with trepidation....

 2018-01-21 15:41 

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Pence says immigration talks over until government reopens...

Vice President Mike Pence told US service members on Sunday that immigration talks between lawmakers and the White House couldn't proceed until the government reopens....

 2018-01-21 15:12 

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Bernie Sanders on new Trump camp immigration ad: 'It is really sad'...

Sen. Bernie Sanders denounced a web ad recently put out by President Donald Trump's reelection campaign, which called Democrats...

 2018-01-21 14:25 

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WH calls for 'nuclear option' in Senate as shutdown enters day 2...

The White House on Sunday called for Senate Republicans to eliminate the filibuster as the funding impasse continued into its second day....

 2018-01-21 13:33 

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Macron: 'I have a very direct relationship with Trump'...

French President Emmanuel Macron opens up about his relationship with US President Donald Trump....

 2018-01-21 13:09 

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Why the government shutdown might last longer than you think...

The conventional wisdom -- even as senators flailed and failed to find a deal to keep the government open late Friday night and Saturday -- was that this would all be over soon....

 2018-01-21 13:01 

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CNN Poll: Democratic advantage narrows in 2018...

As the midterm election year begins, a new CNN poll conducted by SSRS finds the Democratic advantage on a generic congressional ballot has tightened to a narrow 5 points among registered voters, but those voters who say they are most enthusiastic about tu...

 2018-01-21 12:57 

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Shutdown heads into day two with divides deepening...

The government shutdown went into a second day Sunday with recriminations deepening between the parties and with no sign of progress towards ending the impasse....

 2018-01-21 03:19 

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The week in politics...

Take a look at the week in politics from January 14 through January 20....

 2018-01-21 01:57 

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Trump campaign releases ad tying Democrats to murders by illegal immigrants...

Hours into the government shutdown, President Donald Trump's reelection campaign released a hard-right ad accusing Democrats of being...

 2018-01-21 00:53 

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DC Women's March brings protesters to National Mall...

The National Mall was filled with more than its usual crowd of tourists and joggers Saturday morning as protesters descended on the space in front of the Lincoln Memorial for the one-year anniversary of the Women's March....

 2018-01-21 00:06 

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Schumer: There needs to be a big deal for the government to reopen...

Sen. Chuck Schumer said Saturday that there needs to be a big deal on a range of topics -- including not just immigration, but also domestic spending levels -- for the government to reopen....

 2018-01-21 00:03 

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Rep. Pat Meehan removed from Ethics Committee after report he settled sexual misconduct complaint...

House Speaker Paul Ryan removed Rep. Patrick Meehan from the House Ethics Committee on Saturday following a news report that the Pennsylvania Republican used thousands of dollars in taxpayer money to settle a sexual misconduct complaint against him by a f...

 2018-01-20 22:05 

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White House budget director: 'Kind of cool' to be in charge of government shutdown...

As the director of the Office of Management and Budget, Mick Mulvaney has been tasked with negotiating a deal with congressional leaders to fund the government and end the shutdown that began on Friday midnight....

 2018-01-20 22:00 

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CNN Poll: Economic boost buoys Trump, but negatives abound elsewhere...

One year in to Donald Trump's time in office, his approval ratings fall well below his predecessors' anniversary marks, and Americans' expectations that he will keep major campaign promises have largely faded, according to a new CNN poll condu...

 2018-01-20 21:44 

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Congress' DACA game of chicken goes off the cliff...

The premise of a game of chicken is that in the end, someone always flinches. Congress found out early Saturday morning what happens when no one does....

 2018-01-20 21:24 

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Schumer tweaks Trump ego in shutdown blame game...

Sen. Chuck Schumer jabbed President Donald Trump on Saturday in his most sensitive spot — effectively telling the President, you just don't get the art of the deal....

 2018-01-20 21:13 

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Deployed troops can't watch football during shutdown...

Deployed troops won't be able to watch the NFL playoff games, or any of the American Forces Network broadcasts, this weekend unless the shutdown comes to an end....

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