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WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic Rep. Chaka Fattah of Pennsylvania offered his resignation from the House effective Oct. 3 following his conviction on charges of racketeering, fraud and money laundering. But House Speaker Paul Ryan called on Fattah to resign immediately. In a...
NEW YORK (AP) — With the cameras it uses to cover Congress shut off, C-SPAN turned to social media feeds on Wednesday to beam live coverage of the House Democrat's sit-in to demand votes on gun control legislation "No bills, no break," the Democrats chanted in between a...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump's fierce denunciation of Hillary Clinton on Wednesday was rife with distortion. He accused Clinton of announcing a withdrawal from Iraq that wasn't on her watch, pulled numbers out of nowhere on her plan for refugees and went beyond the established...
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Hillary Clinton pushed back against Donald Trump's questions about her religion and her competence Wednesday, casting him as a candidate with not much else to say about how he'd lead the nation. Over two consecutive days, Trump has sought to focus his...
WASHINGTON (AP) — State Department staffers wrestled for weeks in December 2010 over a serious technical problem with then-Secretary Hillary Clinton's home email server, causing them to temporarily disable security features that left the server more vulnerable to hackers,...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Millions of Social Security beneficiaries would get a tiny increase in monthly payments next year — less than $2.50, about enough to buy a gallon of gas. Meanwhile, Medicare is expected to go bankrupt sooner than expected — 12 years from now. And some...
CHICAGO (AP) — Former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert arrived at a Minnesota prison on Wednesday to serve his 15-month sentence in a hush-money case involving revelations that the Illinois Republican sexually abused at least four boys when he coached wrestling at an Illinois...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The "dump Trump" movement is gaining followers among delegates to next month's Republican National Convention, an effort that's worrying at least one top party official and could tarnish Donald Trump's coronation even if it ultimately fails. Several hundred...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer is reporting that he received around $120,000 from the publisher of his latest book about the high court and the world. Breyer's extra income is contained in the justices' annual financial reports that were released...
PARIS (AP) — No goal controversies. No straight red cards. No players seriously injured by bad tackles. The...
Peggy Hubbard joins Marc to discuss the police in the Freddie Gray case in Baltimore.
Robert Murphy, Research Fellow at the Independent Institute discusses what's happening with the economy as a...
CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on filmmaker George Lucas withdrawing his plans to build an art museum in Chicago (all...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A high-ranking Senate Democrat is pushing for more answers on why doctors and patient advocates...
CHICAGO (AP) — "Star Wars" creator George Lucas announced Friday that he has abandoned plans to build his art...