With an assist from Sarah Ferris, Burgess Everett and Daniel Lippman BACKING DOWN ON BACKGROUND CHECKS: President Donald Trump signaled again Tuesday that he is backing away from background check legislation.
As the bulk of state spending shifts toward mandatory programs, experimentation is grinding to a halt in the laboratories of democracy. After gamely crisscrossing the country for months in pursuit of Democratic
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The comics talk about the latest candidate to drop out of the race for president in Best of Late Night. John Hickenlooper, the former governor of Colorado, has dropped out of the race, making the announcement