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Stormy Daniels hits Trump with new suit for ‘con job’ tweet

NEW YORK — See you in court, Mr. President. Stormy Daniels filed…

Michelle Wolf hits her targets at the White House correspondents’ dinner

As mentioned in her introduction at the White House correspondents’ dinner Saturday…

Supreme Court leans toward upholding Trump’s third try at a travel ban

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court’s conservative justices sounded ready Wednesday to uphold…

NRA breaks 15-year fundraising record

WASHINGTON — As the student-led March for Our Lives movement captured the…

Officials release causes of death for 7 inmates killed in South Carolina prison riot

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Officials Tuesday released more information about how seven inmates…

Sessions declines to recuse himself from probe into Trump lawyer

WASHINGTON — Attorney General Jeff Sessions has decided against recusing himself from…

Startup visa draws only 10 applicants as Trump throttles program

The U.S. startup visa, passed with much fanfare during the twilight of…

Congress sets modest to-do list amid polarized election campaign

WASHINGTON — Republicans are showing little appetite for big action in what…

Waffle House shooting suspect in custody after manhunt

Suspected Waffle House gunman Travis Reinking was arrested Monday afternoon after hiding…

Why more school districts are holding class just four days a week

WASHINGTON — The public school in Campo, Colo., hasn’t required all its…

French, German leaders will tell Trump this week not to wreck Iran nuclear deal

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump faces a European double bill this week…

EPA could OK pesticides without endangered species review under proposed farm bill

WASHINGTON — A provision in the 2018 farm bill would allow the…

Starbucks will close stores to provide racial-bias training to 175,000 US employees

SEATTLE — In response to the arrest of two black men in…

Prosecutors say Durst murdered his best friend to cover his tracks for killing his wife

LOS ANGELES — As Los Angeles County prosecutors pieced together their murder…

Southwest plane engine explodes, killing 1 and forcing emergency landing

PHILADELPHIA — A passenger died Tuesday after a Southwest Airlines plane was…

Starbucks CEO apologizes for arrests of 2 black men at Philadelphia store as protests continue

PHILADELPHIA — Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson apologized Monday for the arrests of…

White House provides no internal assessment justifying that Trump can fire Mueller

WASHINGTON — White House officials are unable to point to any internal…

Around the US, protesting teachers win concessions in some conservative states

An unexpected labor uprising has gripped some conservative states over the past…

Judge orders Trump lawyer Cohen to reveal secret client: Sean Hannity

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s longtime lawyer and hard-nosed fixer, Michael Cohen,…

Scott Pruitt broke the law with $43,000 phone booth, investigators find

WASHINGTON — The embattled chief of the Environmental Protection Agency broke federal…