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Kelly defends Trump's call to war widow, raps…

White House chief of staff John Kelly denounces Rep. Wilson, defends Trump's phone call to soldier's widow

Mattis: Deaths in Niger are under investigation

Defense secretary speaks out about the ambush.

8 Border Wall Prototypes Near The Testing Phase

Customs and Border Protection plans to judge prototypes based on three main criteria once all eight designs are completed.

How 'Czar' Became A Political Term In The US

The word was reportedly first used in the U.S. in 1832.

CIA boss says IS can attack US even after losing Raqqa

CIA Director Mike Pompeo says Islamic State militants are capable of orchestrating and carrying out an attack against the United States, possibly downing an airplane, despite being evicted from their self-declared Syrian capital

House panel: 15 Trump agencies yet to provide…

A House committee is demanding that 15 federal agencies fully account for senior officials' travel following reports of costly plane travel by Trump Cabinet secretaries

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Sen. Toomey: I think we're going to pass a budget…

On 'The Daily Briefing,' the lawmaker says senators will make sure the working class and middle-income Americans get a tax cut.

Another Federal Judge Freezes Trump's Latest…

Two federal judges recently halted the latest iteration of restrictions, which broadly suspend travel for most nationals from eight countries.

Rep. Pat Tiberi Becomes The Latest Loss For…

Rep. Pat Tiberi of Ohio said he'll soon resign from Congress, a possible sign of frustration within the moderate wing of the GOP.

Obama pushing Democratic governor candidates in 2…

Former President Barack Obama is returning to the campaign trail to stump for Democratic gubernatorial candidates in New Jersey and Virginia as they gear up for elections next month

Bipartisan plan to curb health premiums gets…

A bipartisan proposal to calm churning health insurance markets is gaining momentum

Court orders removal of cross-shaped monument on…

Federal appeals court says the Bladensburg World War I Veterans Memorial that has stood on public land in Maryland for nearly a century is unconstitutional.

Russian Journalist Lives In Exile In The US After…

Kseniya Kirillova fears death or prison awaits her if she returns home.

White House: $25,000 Check To Father Of Fallen…

If true, it happened the same day a report accused President Trump of not following through on his promise.

Uneven record of consolation by Trump for…

For families of the fallen, an uneven record of consolation by Trump

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Trump on his Puerto Rico response: 'I'd say it…

President Donald Trump is giving himself a "10" for his response to the widespread devastation Puerto Rico suffered after back-to-back hurricanes. Puerto Rico's governor says the situation is "catastrophic."

Kellyanne Conway: Puerto Rico response is 'all…

Counselor to the president discusses federal government's Hurricane Maria relief and recovery efforts, future of tax reform.

A Former Socialite Is Russia's New Opposition…

The daughter of a former St. Petersburg mayor, Ksenia Sobchak made a name for herself as an entertainer and model.

To Drain The Swamp, Bannon Wants To Bleed GOP…

The president's former chief strategist has declared war on the establishment.

AP source: Trump calls GOP senators to offer…

A Senate Republican aide says President Donald Trump has called three Republican senators targeted by his former top adviser Steve Bannon and offered his support for their re-election efforts

US tourist fears he was hit in Cuba, years before…

A South Carolina man who visited Havana in 2014 fears he may have suffered from the same unexplained, invisible attacks in Cuba that have harmed American government workers

Napolitano: Trump and health care – Now what?

Judge Napolitano's Chambers: Judge Andrew Napolitano explains the backstory behind the federal subsidies to insurance companies under ObamaCare and why President Trump must stop them.

A New Law Could Force Muslim Women In Quebec To…

It's not yet clear how the law, passed Wednesday, will be enforced.

France Could Soon Ban Street Harassment By…

In a 2015 French government survey, 100 percent of the 600 women surveyed said they had experienced sexual harassment on public transit.

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Sessions decries Oklahoma's homicide, overdose death rates

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions defended his agency's civil asset forfeiture program and decried the rising number of homicides and opioid deaths nationwide during a speech before dozens of Oklahoma sheriffs and law enforcement officers

CIA head: NKorea months from perfecting nuclear…

CIA Director Mike Pompeo says North Korea is months away from perfecting its nuclear weapons capabilities

Trump: 'Disgrace' that media won't cover 'uranium…

Trump: 'Disgrace' that media won't cover 'uranium scandal'