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"Give it hell, John": Politicians put support behind McCain after cancer diagnosis

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Politicians from both sides of the aisle are extending well wishes to Sen. John McCain, who has been diagnosed with brain cancer. Read more

Senator John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer

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Senator John McCain has been diagnosed with brain cancer.Read more

Trump Jr., Manafort called to testify in Senate Russia probe

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Donald Trump Jr. and Paul Manafort have been called to testify publicly next week in the Senate Judiciary Committee, which is conducting a separate investigation into...Read more


Trump exhorts Senate anew to rid US of Obamacare

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The Congressional Budget Office released an analysis Wednesday reaffirming its earlier findings that the repeal-only bill would mean 32 million additional uninsured...Read more

Trump: Senate shouldn't recess until voting on 'Obamacare' repeal/replace bill

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resident Donald Trump says senators shouldn't leave town for August recess unless they act on legislation to repeal and replace the Obama-era health care law.Read more

Trump blasts Congress over failure of GOP health care bill

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Trump's early morning tweet unleashed a barrage of criticism at Congress over the collapse of the GOP's flagship legislative priority.Read more

Senate health care plan falters; McConnell says he'll push for clean repeal bill

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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, facing defeat on his "Obamacare" replacement, says he will push the Senate to pass a clean repeal bill.Read more

Trump must release Mar-a-Lago visitor logs, judge rules

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President Donald Trump must release certain records of visitors to his Mar-a-Lago resort in southern Florida by early September, a federal judge ruled late Friday in a...Read more

With 2018 looming, Democrats divided on their core message

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House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley hesitated when asked about his party's core message to voters.Read more

Afghan girls robotics team to compete after visa obstacles

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The team needed intervention from Donald Trump to sidestep the visa system and get to the competition.Read more

Former US President Jimmy Carter out of hospital in Canada

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Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter was back at a Habitat for Humanity worksite Friday, a day after he was hospitalized for dehydration while working with the...Read more

Report: GOP operative probing Clinton e-mail took his own life in Minnesota

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Peter Smith's death came about 10 days after he told the Wall Street Journal he tried to acquire emails missing from Hillary Clinton's server.Read more