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10:50 a.m. Nov. 11, 2019 - By Victor Reklaitis
With Peter King’s retirement, here are the 20 House Republicans who aren’t seeking re-election 8 Democratic members of the U.S. House of Representatives are retiring or moving on to other jobsTwenty House Republicans now have opted to retire or move on to other jobs, rather than run for re-election in 2020.
9:33 a.m. Nov. 11, 2019 - Associated Press
Majority of American teenagers believe a high school diploma is enough to succeed Professor Thomas Brock from Columbia University disputed the notion and said ‘the data just does not support that’Professor Thomas Brock from Columbia University disputed the notion and said ‘the data just does not support that.’
5:06 a.m. Nov. 11, 2019 - By Shawn Langlois
Rex Tillerson and John Kelly said they were ‘trying to save the country’ by subverting Trump, Nikki Haley claimsThe former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations describes attempts by President Trump’s former advisers to recruit her to undermine his authority, according to the Washington Post.
10:18 a.m. Nov. 9, 2019 - By Paul Brandus
The real reason for Trump’s meltdowns Lack of white-collar enforcement behind president’s worldviewTrump still has not learned — much less respected — the essential fact that he has been, for three years now, a public servant. A lack of accountability may be why.
10:32 a.m. Nov. 8, 2019 - Associated Press
Ivanka Trump calls whistleblower’s motives more important than name President Trump and some allies have been asking the press to print the whistleblower’s namePresident Trump and some of his allies have been asking the press to publicize the whistleblower’s name.
11:17 a.m. Nov. 7, 2019 - Associated Press
Presidential candidate Tom Steyer’s campaign reportedly offered money in exchange for endorsements Payments in exchange for endorsements would violate campaign finance laws if not disclosed — there’s no evidence that such payments were acceptedPayments in exchange for endorsements would violate campaign finance laws if not disclosed — there’s no evidence that such payments were accepted.
6:53 a.m. Nov. 7, 2019 - Associated Press
Ruth Bader Ginsburg says the #MeToo movement may signal the end of non-disclosure agreements U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg said, ‘I suspect we will not see those agreements anymore’U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg said, ‘I suspect we will not see those agreements anymore.’
5:19 a.m. Nov. 7, 2019 - Associated Press
Kentucky Republicans sue prospective McConnell challenger Radio host Matt Jones mulls joining Amy McGrath as potential Democratic rival to Senate majority leaderRadio host Matt Jones mulls joining Amy McGrath as potential Democratic rival to Senate majority leader.
4:43 a.m. Nov. 7, 2019 - By Barbara Kollmeyer
These ‘all-terrain’ stocks are vital for investors when the world comes unglued Critical information for the U.S. trading dayMarkets are looking up thanks to some positive headlines on the trade front, but our call of the day says investors need to be prepared for anything that could rock their portfolio. Enter the “all-terrain” portfolio.
11:12 a.m. Nov. 6, 2019 - Associated Press
House Democrats say public impeachment hearings will begin next week The hearings will start with three State Department officials who have testified about concerns regarding President Trump’s dealings with UkraineThe hearings will start with three State Department officials who have testified about concerns regarding President Trump’s dealings with Ukraine.
10:48 a.m. Nov. 6, 2019 - Associated Press
White House adds Pam Bondi to communications team to deal with impeachment investigation Pam Bondi is the former Florida attorney general and was hired by the White House to work on ‘proactive impeachment messaging’Pam Bondi is the former Florida attorney general and was hired by the White House to work on ‘proactive impeachment messaging.’
5:55 a.m. Nov. 6, 2019 - By Victor Reklaitis
Democrats shouldn’t read too much into their win in the Kentucky governor’s race, analysts say A narrow victory against an unpopular Republican incumbent is not a sign that Kentucky will be ‘competitive at the federal level in 2020’While Democrats around the country are celebrating Andy Beshear’s narrow win Tuesday in the gubernatorial race in Kentucky, some analysts are playing down what his victory over Republican incumbent Matt Bevin could mean for the 2020 election.
4:41 a.m. Nov. 6, 2019 - By Bill Parks
Corporate tax avoidance demands a global solution The world should tax multinationals based on the destination of salesMultinational corporations have long avoided paying their full share of taxes, and time is running out to agree on a fair global solution.
10:52 a.m. Nov. 5, 2019 - Associated Press
White House downplays chances of government shutdown The temporary government-wide spending bill expires November 2.The temporary government-wide spending bill expires November 2.
10:47 a.m. Nov. 5, 2019 - Associated Press
New voting machines with touch screens and printed ballots being tested in Georgia State election officials are piloting the $106 million system in six mostly rural countiesState election officials are piloting the $106 million system in six mostly rural counties.
5:06 a.m. Nov. 5, 2019 - Associated Press
Authorities lift all evacuations related to California wildfires Firefighters say they have contained 70% of the blaze, which has burned nearly 15 square milesFirefighters say they have contained 70% of the blaze, which has burned nearly 15 square miles.
9:57 a.m. Nov. 4, 2019 - Associated Press
Appeals court rules Trump’s tax returns can be turned over The decision is likely to be appealed once againThe decision is likely to be appealed once again.
8:29 a.m. Nov. 1, 2019 - Associated Press
‘Mayor Pete’ on the hunt for endorsements from fellow municipal executives Buttigieg is one of three Democratic presidential candidates with a mayoralty on their résumésAs Pete Buttigieg works to prove the leader of a city of roughly 100,000 people is ready to assume the American presidency, he’s relying on help from politicians who would know best: his fellow mayors.
9:55 a.m. Oct. 31, 2019 - Associated Press
Chicago teachers strike ends after 11-day school-system closure Teachers union represents 25,000 educators in the U.S.’s third biggest school districtTeachers union represents 25,000 educators in the U.S.’s third biggest school district.
8:19 a.m. Oct. 31, 2019 - Associated Press
With al-Baghdadi’s death, the Islamic State announces new leader The Islamic State declared Abu Ibrahim al-Hashimi al-Qurayshi as its new leader — his lineage allegedly traces back to the Prophet Muhammad’s Quraysh tribeThe Islamic State declared Abu Ibrahim al-Hashimi al-Qurayshi as its new leader — his lineage allegedly traces back to the Prophet Muhammad’s Quraysh tribe.
6:46 a.m. Oct. 31, 2019 - Associated Press
North Korea fires 2 missiles amid stalled nuclear negotiations with the U.S. Analysts say North Korea could ramp up weapons demonstrations in the coming weeks as it approaches an end-of-year nuclear deal deadline set by leader Kim Jong UnAnalysts say North Korea could ramp up weapons demonstrations in the coming weeks as it approaches an end-of-year nuclear deal deadline set by leader Kim Jong Un.
5:26 a.m. Oct. 31, 2019 - Associated Press
Amid impeachment probe, Trump’s approval rating remains steady But some Republicans have a critical view of the president’s honesty, his discipline and his respect for America’s democratic normsBut some Republicans have a critical view of the president’s honesty, his discipline and his respect for America’s democratic norms.
2:58 a.m. Oct. 30, 2019 - Associated Press
Vindman testifies he sought to restore detail to White House–released transcript of Trump-Zelensky call“I was concerned by the call,” the decorated Army lieutenant colonel said, according to prepared remarks obtained by the Associated Press. “I did not think it was proper to demand that a foreign government investigate a U.S. citizen, and I was worried about the implications for the U.S. government’s support of Ukraine.”
9:50 a.m. Oct. 29, 2019 - Associated Press
China accuses U.S. of ‘bullying’ over equipment ban U.S. regulators cited security threats in proposing funding cuts for Chinese equipment in U.S. telecommunications networksU.S. regulators cited security threats in proposing funding cuts for Chinese equipment in U.S. telecommunications networks.
11:15 a.m. Oct. 28, 2019 - Associated Press
House to vote this week on impeachment inquiry House Speaker Pelosi claims the vote will ‘eliminate any doubt’ of impeachment legitimacy after Trump said the inquiry was illegitimate without a House voteHouse Speaker Pelosi claims the vote will ‘eliminate any doubt’ of impeachment legitimacy after Trump said the inquiry was illegitimate without a House vote.
11:01 a.m. Oct. 28, 2019 - Associated Press
Trump calls Chicago ‘embarrassing to us as a nation’ Trump rips Supt. Eddie Johnson of the Chicago Police Department for not coming to the eventTrump ripped Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson for not coming to the event and claimed, ‘all over the world they’re talking about Chicago. Afghanistan is a safe place by comparison.’
6:16 a.m. Oct. 27, 2019 - Associated Press
Trump argues al-Baghdadi’s killing holds greater significance than U.S. raid that killed Osama bin Laden in 2011 Obama announced al Qaeda founder Osama bin Laden’s death at U.S. forces’ hand in May 2011President Donald Trump said the U.S. military raid that took out Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is a bigger deal than the 2011 killing of al Qaeda founder Osama bin Laden during the Obama administration.
5:34 a.m. Oct. 27, 2019 - Associated Press
Death of ISIS leader confirmed by DNA test after U.S. raid in Syria: TrumpPresident Donald Trump says an on-site DNA test confirmed that Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed in a U.S. military raid in Syria as he shares extensive details of the operation.
11:15 a.m. Oct. 26, 2019 - By Mary Kay Linge
U.S. offered to build North Korean beach resort in recent nuclear talks Trump has touted North Korea’s ‘great beaches,’ said in 2018 area could have ‘great hotels’U.S. negotiators dangled a Trumpian carrot before North Korean diplomats during nuclear talks two weeks ago: a promise to complete and expand a tourist resort that has been a favorite project of Kim Jong-un.
5:23 a.m. Oct. 26, 2019 - By Shawn Langlois
Former acting attorney general turns heads with latest Trump defenseFormer acting U.S. Attorney General Matthew Whitaker offered up an unexpected defense of Trump in a Fox News interview with Laura Ingraham on Tuesday night.
10:50 a.m. Oct. 25, 2019 - Associated Press
Facebook debuts ‘news tab’ — will reportedly pay publishers millions for headlines Facebook will pay publishers including the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, USA Today for contentFacebook will pay publishers like The Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, USA Today and others for content.
7:46 a.m. Oct. 25, 2019 - Associated Press
Only 29% of Americans think the government should pay cash reparations to descendants of slaves The poll shows a large divide between Americans of different racial and ethnic backgroundsThe poll shows a large divide between Americans of different racial and ethnic backgrounds.
6:23 a.m. Oct. 25, 2019 - Associated Press
Tulsi Gabbard says she won’t seek congressional re-election — will focus on presidential bid The Hawaii congresswoman has gotten increased attention after a heated argument with former Secretary of State Hillary ClintonThe Hawaii congresswoman has gotten increased attention after a heated argument with former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton.
7:56 a.m. Oct. 24, 2019 - By Philip van Doorn
How to identify U.S. stocks with attractive growth potential Justin White uses four ‘pillars’ for his stock-picking strategy on the T. Rowe Price New America Growth Fund Justin White uses four ‘pillars’ for his stock-picking strategy on the T. Rowe Price New America Growth Fund.
2:23 p.m. Oct. 23, 2019 - Associated Press
Fifth Avenue hypothetical re-emerges as federal judges appear inclined to reject Trump legal team’s claims on tax returnsThree judges on a federal appeals panel appeared inclined Wednesday to reject arguments that President Donald Trump’s tax returns can’t be given to a New York grand jury because he is immune from state criminal law — even if he were to shoot someone on Fifth Avenue.
10:07 a.m. Oct. 23, 2019 - By Cody Willard
A ‘top-down’ analysis of the stock market gives investors plenty to worry about The possibility of a black-swan event is real, so stay alert, says Cody WillardThe possibility of a black-swan event is real, so stay alert, says Cody Willard.
4:00 a.m. Oct. 23, 2019 - By Victor Reklaitis
Facebook discloses record lobbying spending as Zuckerberg braces for House hearing Amazon not far behind Facebook in its lobbying spending so far this yearFacebook Inc. disclosed late Monday that it spent $4.8 million to influence U.S. lawmakers and regulators in the third quarter, lifting its year-to-date spending on Washington lobbying a level that already nearly matches 2018’s full-year total.
3:24 a.m. Oct. 23, 2019 - Associated Press
Ambassador William Taylor and the 10-hour diplomatic drama on Capitol Hill It took Taylor — who complied with a subpoena to appear, after the State Department reportedly tried to block his testimony — a full hour to read his opening statementIt took Taylor — who complied with a subpoena to appear, after the State Department reportedly tried to block his testimony — a full hour to read his opening statement.
2:54 a.m. Oct. 23, 2019 - Associated Press
Putin convenes African leaders in push to widen Russia’s sphere of influence Russia has worked to expand its influence in Africa, taking advantage of the seemingly waning U.S. interest in the continent under the Trump administrationRussia has worked to expand its influence in Africa, taking advantage of the seemingly waning U.S. interest in the continent under the Trump administration.
3:55 p.m. Oct. 22, 2019 - Associated Press
U.S. diplomat directly links Ukraine aid to investigations into Bidens, Democrats Lawmakers call William Taylor’s testimony at impeachment hearing ‘shocking,’ ‘damning’ of TrumpA top U.S. diplomat testified Tuesday that President Donald Trump was holding back military aid for Ukraine unless the country agreed to investigate Democrats and a company linked to Joe Biden’s family, providing lawmakers with a detailed new account of the quid pro quo central to the impeachment probe.
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