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Republicans Think They Could Still Hold the House. Here's How

1 hour ago   |   Time

For the first time in months, senior Republicans trying to defend their majority in the House feel like they have a fighting chance, according to interviews with a dozen...
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PA-7 candidates tangle in first of three debates this week

1 hour ago   |   The Morning Call

The candidates running to represent the Lehigh Valley in Congress jousted Sunday over a question involving hate crimes. Saying hate crimes can't be tolerated, Democrat Susan...
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Think Trump Is Erratic Now? Just Wait Until After the Midterm

2 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

David Rothkopf , LAT Changes in personnel in the administration and in Congress, along with a possible blue wave in the House, will make Trump's foreign policy more combative...
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‘He pushed us over the cliff': Trump heckler poised to be first Muslim woman in U.S. Congress

3 hours ago   |   National Post

Rashida Tlaib is poised to become the first Muslim woman in Congress - and has Donald Trump to thank for spurring her on in her political career. The Democrat believes there is...
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Trump signals opposition to nuclear waste site in Nevada despite his budget proposals to fund it

6 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

During a campaign stop for Sen. Dean Heller, the president told a TV reporter he “would be very inclined to be against” storing the waste near Yucca Mountain. In both of its...
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US Congress condemns Saudi report on Khashoggi murder

8 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Bipartisan support is emerging on Capitol Hill to take punitive action against Saudi Arabia and MBS, but US President Donald Trump still seems opposed.
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Congressional Leaders Reject Saudi Arabia's Story of Jamal Khashoggi's Death

8 hours ago   |   Time   |   5 articles

Congressional leaders said they don't believe the explanation from Saudi Arabia that a fistfight led to the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, and that if Saudi Crown Prince...
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EU Trade Talks Become Contentious as President Trump Threatens Tariffs

10 hours ago   |   Time

The European Union and U.S. are reviewing their trade ties, spurred by U.S. accusations that the bloc is duping American businesses. But don't expect a complete overhaul of...
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Cybersecurity ‘Paul Revere' touts adversarial model

10 hours ago   |   National Post

BURLINGTON, Mass. - Chris Wysopal and his Boston hacker collective pals from the L0pht sounded the alarm on the sad state of software vulnerability in a now-legendary 1998...
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Trump and Democrats gain

12 hours ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

16 DAYS UNTIL ELECTION DAY... NEW WSJ/NBC POLL... PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP's approval rating has jumped to 47%... DEMOCRATS hold a nine-point advantage on the preference of...
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Warren says she took DNA test to help rebuild 'trust in government'

Warren says she took DNA test to help rebuild 'trust in government'

She was trying to bring transparency back into government, the incumbent U.S. senator says. Read more ...

6 shot near Jacksonville Jaguars stadium, deputies say

6 shot near Jacksonville Jaguars stadium, deputies say

Six people have been shot near TIAA Bank Field in Jacksonville on Sunday afternoon, authorities confirmed. Read more ...

Mega Millions players ponder how to spend record $1.6B prize

Mega Millions players ponder how to spend record $1.6B prize

With the Mega Millions lottery jackpot at a record $1.6 billion, people are snapping up tickets at convenience stores across the U.S. Read more ...

'Halloween' scares up $77.5 million in ticket sales

'Halloween' scares up $77.5 million in ticket sales

Forty years later, Michael Myers is still drawing huge audiences to the movie theaters for a good scare. Read more ...

Cam Newton rallies Panthers to 21-17 win over Eagles

Cam Newton rallies Panthers to 21-17 win over Eagles

The Panthers overcame a 17-point deficit in the fourth quarter Read more ...

Migrant caravan vows to continue march toward US border

Migrant caravan vows to continue march toward US border

A caravan of Central American migrants, whose numbers have swelled to about 5,000 people, vowed to resume their march to the US frontier on Sunday, a day after Mexican riot... Read more ...

Saints beat Ravens after Justin Tucker misses extra point

Saints beat Ravens after Justin Tucker misses extra point

Justin Tucker missed the first extra point of his career at a bad time as the Saints beat the Ravens. Read more ...

No winners drawn in Saturday night's Powerball drawing, sending its jackpot...

No winners drawn in Saturday night's Powerball drawing, sending its jackpot soaring over $620 million while Mega Millions is over $1.6 billion

There were no winners in Saturday night's Powerball lottery drawing, putting the jackpot at $620 million . No one won the last Mega Millions drawing either, sending its jackpot... Read more ...

Rajon Rondo, Chris Paul, Brandon Ingram suspended for roles in...

Rajon Rondo, Chris Paul, Brandon Ingram suspended for roles in Lakers-Rockets fight

Brandon Ingram, Rajon Rondo and Chris Paul were suspended for the fight that broke out late in the Lakers' home opener. Read more ...

Eric Reid's wild day: Anthem protest, fight and ‘sellout' finger-point

Eric Reid's wild day: Anthem protest, fight and ‘sellout' finger-point

PHILADELPHIA - Eric Reid and Malcolm Jenkins turned the fight for racial and social justice into a skirmish on the field. Reid then put Jenkins on blast, calling the Eagles... Read more ...