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US judge questions government on narrowing travel…

A federal judge in Hawaii has questioned government attorneys who urged him to narrow his order blocking President Donald Trump's travel ban because suspending the nation's refugee program has no effect on the state

Russian dressing spices up WH briefing

Russian dressing spices up Sean Spicer's briefing. Jeanne Moos reports the Twitterverse crack up.

Sen. Burr: I voted Trump, will take Russia probe…

Senate Intelligence Committee addresses question of impartiality

The Fight To Repeal Obamacare Might Not Be Over

Some House Republicans are reportedly reviving negotiations to repeal the Obama-era legislation.

Florida Congresswoman Wants White House To Pay…

A Florida congresswoman wants the White House to pay for some of Trump’s Mar-a-Lago trips or stay out. Jose Sepulveda(@josesepulvedatv) has more.

Bernie Sanders' 'Medicare For All' Health Care…

Also known as single-payer health care, the plan would expand the safety net for people over 65 to all Americans.

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David Friedman sworn in as Trump's US ambassador to Israel

Bankruptcy attorney David Friedman has been sworn in as U.S. envoy to Israel, becoming President Donald Trump's first ambassador to take office

First lady helps present courage awards to 13…

Melania Trump helped present State Department awards Wednesday to 13 women from around the globe who were recognized for demonstrating courage and leadership in the face of adversity, a group she praised as "true heroes."

Burr on Russia: Saying it doesn't make it fact

Senators Richard Burr (R-NC) and Mark Warner (D-VA) hold a press conference to give an update on the Senate Intel Committee's investigation into Russian interference during the 2016 presidential election.

Sen. Warner: Putin's goal is a weaker United…

Senate Intelligence Committee holds press conference on Russia probe

White House Staff Also Plans To Skip The…

The staff says the decision not to attend is in "solidarity" with President Donald Trump, who said in February he won't be there.

Government Watchdog Agrees To Look Into Trump's…

The Government Accountability Office decided to look into Trump's trips to the Florida resort in response to a request from Democratic lawmakers.

Woman, 20, charged with plowing into Capitol…

Police say a woman described as "erratic and aggressive" drove a car into a U.S. Capitol Police cruiser near the U.S. Capitol

The Latest: May says EU's bill for Brexit hasn't…

British Prime Minister Theresa May says Britain has not received a multi-billion dollar exit bill from the European Union

Spicer and reporter laugh after testy exchange

Press Secretary Sean Spicer offered reporter April Ryan the first question and a laugh at the White House press briefing one day after the two engaged in a heated exchange.

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Elon Musk wants to upgrade human brains with…

Tech billionaire Elon Musk launches new company called ‘Neuralink,’ working to develop implanting electrodes to brains to help humans compete with artificial intelligence

After A Rough 2016, Democrats Are Cleaning House

New DNC chair Tom Perez asked for resignations from all remaining staff members.

President Trump Will Decide If Internet Providers…

Trump will decide on internet security after both chambers of Congress passed a bill undoing an Obama-era law protecting internet user data.

The Latest: Police ID woman who drove into Capitol cruiser

U.S. Capitol Police have identified a 20-year-old woman they say crashed into a police cruiser and nearly hit several officers near the Capitol

Arab leaders ready to work with Trump on Mideast…

Arab leaders relaunch peace plan that offers Israel full ties in exchange for Palestinian statehood

Melania Trump: US must send clear message

First lady Melania Trump makes a rare appearance at the US Department of State to present International Women of Courage Awards.

Former Christie aide sentenced for bridge traffic…

Bill Baroni was found guilty of wire fraud and conspiracy among other charges

Trump's Treasury Secretary Might Have 'Jokingly…

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said during an interview he wasn't allowed to endorse any movies he was invested in — then endorsed one anyway.

Republican Congressman Cancels Hearing About…

Sally Yates was expected to testify about former national security adviser Michael Flynn's involvement with Russia.

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House approves bill to force public release of EPA science

House Republicans are taking aim at the Environmental Protection Agency, targeting how officials use science to develop new regulations

Trump, Christie pledge to combat nation's opioid…

President Donald Trump is vowing to step up efforts to combat the nation's addiction crisis, and he has tapped New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie to the lead the fight

Democratic lawmaker tips off illegal immigrants…

Molly Line reports from Brockton, Massachusetts