Government And Politics

Bad timing: Shutdown threat shadows Trump 1-year festivities

Jan 19, 2018

President Donald Trump was supposed to be spending the weekend celebrating the one-year anniversary of his inauguration. Now he's dealing with a potential government shutdown.

Egypt's el-Sissi says he will run for a second term

Jan 19, 2018

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has announced he will run for a second, four-year term in elections due in March

Battle lines already forming for Menendez corruption retrial

Jan 19, 2018

The announcement that the government plans to retry Sen. Bob Menendez has immediately raised several legal issues

The Latest: Prosecutors slam Menendez trial 'racialization'

Jan 19, 2018

Prosecutors planning to retry Democratic U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez on corruption charges want the judge to keep out what they call "racialized" comments by the defense

Nuns appeal pipeline project on religious grounds

Jan 19, 2018

A group of nuns is asking a federal appeals court to halt a natural gas pipeline project on their rural Pennsylvania property

Tabloid held porn star's 2011 interview after Trump threat

Jan 19, 2018

Former employees say a tabloid magazine held back from publishing an adult film star's 2011 account of an alleged affair with Donald Trump after the future president's personal lawyer threatened to sue

Analysis: Emboldened Democrats take page from the hard right

Jan 19, 2018

Analysis: Emboldened Democrats take page from the hard right

Mueller, Manafort OK with lawsuit being transferred

Jan 19, 2018

A lawsuit challenging special counsel Robert Mueller's authority may soon be transferred to another judge

Congestion pricing: Driving in Manhattan could cost $11.52

Jan 19, 2018

Driving a car into the busiest parts of Manhattan could cost $11.52 under a proposal prepared for New York's governor

Women will march again with aim to become a political force

Jan 19, 2018

Activists are returning to the streets a year after more than 1 million people rallied at women's marches around the world with a message of female empowerment and protest against President Donald Trump

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