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WASHINGTON (AP) — Moscow, we have a problem. Web surfers expecting to tune into C-SPAN's online feed of debate in the House on Thursday instead saw images supplied by the Russian news site RT, which briefly interrupted programming on the network's website. Spokesman Howard...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama announced Thursday he is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to U.S. soil to stay and become a legal resident. The repeal of the "wet foot, dry foot" policy is effective immediately. The decision...
WASHINGTON (AP) — At the dusk of both of their political careers, surrounded by teary friends and family, President Barack Obama on Thursday bestowed the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Joe Biden, the man he called "the finest vice president we have ever seen." The vice...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration designated three new national monuments Thursday honoring civil rights history as it commemorates next week's Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The monuments are the Birmingham Civil Rights National Monument in Alabama, the Freedom Riders...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama awarded Vice President Joe Biden with the highest civilian honor Thursday, commemorating an "extraordinary man with an extraordinary career in public service." A teary-eyed Biden accepted the Presidential Medal of Freedom at a ceremony at...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration has agreed to provide disability benefits totaling more than $2 billion to veterans who had been exposed to contaminated drinking water while assigned to Camp Lejeune in North Carolina. The decision was quietly made public Thursday with...
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The Latest on donations from a pro-Trump PAC linked to L.L. Bean heiress Linda Bean (all times local): 1:45 p.m. Maine Republican Gov. Paul LePage is criticizing a liberal group that is calling for a boycott of L.L. Bean in protest of donations that the...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department's inspector general announced Thursday he will launch an investigation into the department and FBI's actions in the months leading up to the 2016 election, including whether department policies were properly followed by FBI Director James...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Attorney General Eric Holder on Thursday formally announced a new effort aimed at challenging the partisan gerrymandering that's left Democrats struggling to win local and state offices. The new organization, the National Democratic Redistricting...
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Andy Cohen revels in his free-wheeling talk show, but Joan Rivers' last appearance on his...
ROSWELL, Ga. (AP) — Rep. Tom Price has promised to help rip up President Barack Obama's 2010 health-care law. But...
ROME (AP) — A Rome court on Tuesday convicted eight former South American political and military leaders in the...
The struggling New York Islanders fired coach Jack Capuano on Tuesday, ending his tenure in the middle of its...
The struggling New York Islanders fired coach Jack Capuano on Tuesday, ending his tenure in the middle of its...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A federal appeals court says former inmates at a central Missouri county jail can sue over...