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Barack Obama Receives RFK Human Rights Award At NYC Gala

NEW YORK (AP) - Former President Barack Obama was honored with the Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Ripple of Hope Award at a gala...

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Demands ‘Living Wage’ For Hill Workers

New York Congresswoman-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is pushing hard on her demands that Congress pay its staffers and interns a living wage.The Democrat, who...

Ivanka Trump used personal email address for government business

Ivanka Trump, the president's daughter and a top White House adviser, sent hundreds of emails about government business from a personal email account last...

Trump Administration Rushes To Lease Federal Lands

WASHINGTON - The Department of Interior is quietly preparing to offer hundreds of thousands of acres of public land for leasing to energy companies,...

Nation’s Top Student Loan Official Resigns

NEW YORK - The top government official overseeing the $1.5 trillion student loan market resigned Monday, citing what he says is the White House's...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Says She Has ‘At Least 5 More Years’...

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg does not have plans to step down from the nation's highest court anytime soon. During an event in New York...

Trump Again Threatens To Shut Down His Own Government Over Wall...

President Donald Trump on Sunday embraced shutting down the federal government if Democrats do not agree to fund his proposed wall on the U.S.-Mexico...

Republicans Block Move To Subpoena Interpreter From Trump-Putin Summit

WASHINGTON (AP) - Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee have blocked a move to subpoena the interpreter from the Helsinki summit to testify about...

Opinion | Democrats Still Don’t Understand What They’re Up Against

Democratic politicians have a seemingly endless well of good faith for their Republican colleagues. Nancy Pelosi, Chuck Schumer and even Bernie Sanders all speak...

The ‘McConnell Rule’ is law, and Senate Democrats should sue to...

announce his nominee confirmation hearings for this fall, before the midterm elections. If and when McConnell carries through on this promise, Senate Democrats...