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Trump to declare emergency to build border wall; Senate passes bill to avert shutdown

WASHINGTON — The White House said Thursday that President Donald Trump would…

Kamala Harris wants marijuana legalized, cites her Jamaican roots

WASHINGTON — Sen. Kamala Harris said Monday that she is in favor…

Negotiators closing in on border security conference deal

WASHINGTON — House and Senate negotiators are closing in on a final…

Draft of Green New Deal calls for jobs but omits ban on fossil fuel

WASHINGTON — Guaranteed jobs, health care and housing are in a draft…

Trump calls for end to ‘political stalemate’ in address before newly empowered Democrats

WASHINGTON _ President Donald Trump called on the nation to "break decades…

Harris and Warren gain early 2020 edge with nomination calendar

WASHINGTON — The first contests to pick the Democrat who’ll challenge President…

Trump’s call for unity likely to ring hollow among Democrats

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump will make a plea for unity in…

‘Green New Deal’ tests Ocasio-Cortez’s clout in Democratic House

WASHINGTON — Hundreds of young activists stormed Nancy Pelosi’s office after Democrats…

Shutdown damage will persist long after US government reopens

WASHINGTON — The government may be reopening, but the consequences of the…

Kamala Harris launches presidential campaign with Oakland rally

Sen. Kamala Harris began her Democratic campaign for president Sunday with an…

Trump adviser Roger Stone is arrested in Mueller’s Russia investigation

WASHINGTON — Roger Stone, a Republican consultant who embraced his decades-old reputation…

Trump agrees to end government shutdown without any border wall money

President Donald Trump on Friday announced a deal to temporarily end the…

Supreme Court says Trump administration can ban military service by transgender people while legal challenges continue

The Trump administration can move forward with plans to restrict transgender people…

Kamala Harris launches presidential campaign

U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris, D-California, announced Monday her intention to run for…

Democrats propose legal status for undocumented immigrant farmworkers

WASHINGTON — Two California Democrats filed legislation Thursday that would give undocumented…

Democrats to investigate report that Trump ordered Cohen to lie to Congress

WASHINGTON — Democrats vowed Friday to investigate allegations that President Donald Trump…

Michael Cohen hired tech firm to rig polls in Trump’s favor

Michael Cohen paid a tech firm with ties to Jerry Falwell's evangelical…

Thousands more migrant children taken from their families than previously disclosed, report says

The Trump administration likely separated thousands more children from their families at…

California officials praise ruling barring citizenship question on 2020 census

California officials on Tuesday hailed a ruling by a federal judge in…

L.A. teachers’ strike stretches into Day 3 with no resolution in sight

LOS ANGELES _ Tensions remain high between the teachers union and Los…