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WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican senator on Tuesday called for Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald to resign after McDonald compared long wait times at VA health care sites to waiting in line at a Disney amusement park. Sen. Roy Blunt of Missouri said McDonald's "...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The daughter of a Hong Kong-based publisher believed abducted by Chinese authorities eight months ago appeared Tuesday before a U.S. congressional commission urging Washington's help to win his release. Author Gui Minhai, a Swedish national, is one of five men...
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are dueling for support ahead of California's presidential primary on Tuesday. The Vermont senator is showing few signs of backing off as he seeks to boost his longshot odds for the Democratic nomination. Sanders'...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A law trimming early voting in swing-state Ohio is unconstitutional and cannot be enforced, a federal judge ruled Tuesday. The state's Democratic Party was among the plaintiffs who sued Ohio's elections chief over a series of Republican-backed voting...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders says comedian Larry David shouldn't worry about his role on NBC's "Saturday Night Live." The Vermont senator joked in an interview with The Associated Press that he wants David to continue his job impersonating...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge has ruled that a law trimming early voting in swing-state Ohio is unconstitutional and cannot be enforced. The state's Democratic Party was among the plaintiffs who sued Ohio's elections chief over a series of Republican-backed voting...
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign requested a recanvass in Kentucky's presidential primary Tuesday, where he trails Hillary Clinton by less than one-half of 1 percent of the vote. The Sanders campaign said it has asked the Kentucky secretary of state...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans controlling the Senate are moving to block new Obama administration rules that require financial professionals to put their client's best interest first when giving advice on retirement investments like individual retirement accounts. The Senate is...
VIENNA (AP) — Norbert Hofer, the right-winger who lost only narrowly to a pro-EU rival in Austrian presidential elections, has joined the winner in asking all citizens to try to overcome the ideological divisions that led to the close contest. Speaking Tuesday, Hofer asked "...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump says he will wait to debate the official Democratic nominee, and not debate Bernie...
(St. Louis, MO) -- MoDOT is holding a public meeting to talk about future improvement projects along the Route 61...
(St. Louis, MO) -- A St. Louis police officer is being treated for a knee injury following a fall during a foot...
CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) — Here are Friday's results in the class AA boys state track and field meet at Eastern...
BERLIN (AP) — Scientists have found further evidence supporting the theory that some of the building blocks for...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Education Department on Friday appointed a new lawyer to oversee the turnaround of schools...