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'Decades of chaos': Arab leaders condemn US decision on Jerusalem

Donald Trump’s unilateral move to back Israel’s claim to holy city has reunited competing factions across the Middle East to a common cause<p>The Trump administration’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital has drawn widespread condemnation across the Arab world, with political leaders, …

House Passes ‘Compromise’ Gun Bill That Would Allow Concealed Carry Across State Lines

Next week is the five-year anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting that left 26 dead, including 20 children, in what was formerly …

Supreme Court declines Alabama case involving jury selection

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court won't take up a death penalty case from Alabama in which attorneys said African-American jurors were improperly …

Sonia Sotomayor

The #MeToo Moment Came Too Late for Anita Hill

“Senators didn’t believe Hill or didn’t want to believe her because the truth was too close to home.”<p>Like a pebble thrown in a pond creates widening …

Former Podesta, BGR lobbyists start new firm

Two more former lobbyists from the Podesta Group are striking out on their own after Tony Podesta's firm imploded last month.<p>The lobbyists, Oscar Ramirez and Dana Thompson, are teaming up with Josh Lamel, who recently left BGR Group, to start InSight Public Affairs.<p>Ramirez and Thompson had …

Word on the Hill: What’s Buzzing Around the Capitol

Grassley on wine and women, Randy Quaid for Senate, and Jay-Z for president<p>We’re all over Capitol Hill and its surrounding haunts looking for good …

Trump: I feel 'badly' for Flynn

Woman reveals new evidence against Roy Moore

Ari Melber<p>Fallback Friday: Eddie griffin, Joe Mande reveal 'Q' in the QAnon Conspiracy<p>06:30<p>Sam Nunberg: I expect Roger Stone to be indicted<p>09:28<p>John …

Roy Moore

Playback: Trump's tweets and retweets

A Teen-Ager in Solitary Confinement

Jermaine Gotham was sixteen the first time he was locked in “the box.” He was then an inmate at the Cayuga County Jail, in Auburn, in central New York State, following his arrest on charges of robbery, burglary, and kidnapping. One afternoon in March of last year, after he was written up for …

New York State

A Food Fight Has Broken Out Between The USDA And FDA

<i>As Trump tweets, government acts. Welcome to Meanwhile, our recurring look at what federal agencies are up to and how their work affects people’s</i> …

Wall Street's tax party fizzles

Wall Street's tax party proved to be short-lived on Monday.<p>The Dow stormed out of the gate, soaring 300 points in celebration of the Senate passing a bill that would massively cut corporate taxes. But the rally almost completely vanished by the closing bell, with the Dow ending up just 58 points. …

The moral and intellectual bankruptcy of the Republican Party | Dana Nuccitelli

The GOP strategy on taxes and climate: reject evidence and expert opinion, lie, and wage culture wars<p>The parallels between the Republican Party positions on taxes and climate change are striking. Both are morally appalling and reject the available evidence and expert opinion.<p>The Initiative on …

Lindsey Graham

Supreme Court lets stand Texas ruling on gay spouse benefits

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday let stand a Texas ruling that gay spouses may not be entitled to government-subsidized …

U.S. Supreme Court

U.S. drills in South Korea trigger ‘nuclear war’ warning from North

Two dozen U.S. stealth jets were among hundreds of aircraft involved in war games in South Korea on Monday intended as a show of strength to neighboring North Korea.<p>Dubbed Vigilant Ace, the annual military drills come amid heightened tensions in the region triggered by Kim Jong Un's missile and …

North Korea

Trump may face a reckoning in case brought by female accuser

By Frances Stead Sellers<p>, Senior writer<p>In the weeks leading up to his election, Donald Trump went on a tear against a list of women who had accused him of touching them inappropriately. One was Summer Zervos, who had been a contestant on his reality television show.<p>"False stories. All made up. …

Donald Trump

Woman shares new evidence of relationship with Roy Moore when she was 17

By Stephanie McCrummen<p>, Reporter<p>DELRAY BEACH, Fla. — Debbie Wesson Gibson was in her attic hauling out boxes of Christmas decorations last week when she noticed a storage bin she said she had forgotten about. Inside was a scrapbook from her senior year of high school, and taped to a page titled …

Roy Moore

Government Shutdown Looms

Playbook: “The government shuts down on Friday. Meadows — the leader of a bloc of more than 30 conservatives — says he does not like the GOP …

America's Deep Rift on Gender Issues

New polling reveals how partisanship affects people’s views of the roles of men and women.<p>The headline on the big new gender survey from the Pew Research Center begins, “On Gender Differences, No Consensus”— and that could have been the report’s entire conclusion, too. The survey, released today, …

Pew Research Center

House will vote on concealed carry reciprocity bill

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The House will vote Wednesday on a bill that would let gun owners with permits to carry concealed weapons travel to other states with their concealed firearms.<p>The bill is a top priority of the National Rifle Association, and since leaving committee it has been combined with an …

vox-mark

Busting a persistent myth.<p><i>This is the web version of VoxCare, a daily newsletter from Vox on the latest twists and turns in America’s health care debate. Like what you’re reading? Sign up to</i> <i>get VoxCare in your inbox here</i><i>.</i><p>If you haven't noticed, I love some good new research that challenges the …

We need better tax plans

The United States is about to hear a great sucking sound as some of its best and brightest young people leave the country to get the training they need. The GOP-backed tax bill, sold as a job creator, is in fact a job killer. The House version of the bill would weaken the U.S. workforce by making …

Trump’s voter fraud commission plans to create a massive voter database. Former national security officials say it could be hacked.

By Hamza Shaban<p>, Reporter<p>More than a half-dozen technology experts and former national security officials filed an amicus brief Tuesday urging a federal court to halt the collection of voter information for a planned government database.<p>Former national intelligence director James R. Clapper Jr., …

Donald Trump

Orrin Hatch just made the Republican agenda startlingly clear

We can afford a trillion dollars in deficit-financed tax cuts. But "we don't have any money" for children's health care.<p>On the Senate floor last week, just hours before Republicans passed a $1 trillion tax cut, Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown challenged Senate Finance Committee Chair Orrin Hatch: Why …

Democrats Plan to Take the Next Step Towards Impeaching Donald Trump

Texas Rep. Al Green said Tuesday that he will bring articles of impeachment against President Trump to a vote on Wednesday, the latest step in an …

SCOTUS hears case of gay couple denied wedding cake by Colorado baker