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Beto O'Rourke and Bill de Blasio Spar Over Healthcare Plans

Beto O'Rourke and Bill de Blasio Spar Over Healthcare Plans

Democratic presidential candidates Beto O'Rourke and Bill de Blasio sparred over differences in their healthcare plans, with de Blasio criticizing O'Rourke for his plan to include both private insurance plans...

31 minutes ago

Amy Klobuchar: 'That's what we call at home all foam and no beer'

Amy Klobuchar: 'That's what we call at home all foam and no beer'

Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) said that President Donald Trump has increased the price of 2,500 drugs and gave $1 billion in giveaways to pharmaceutical companies.

2 hours ago

Elizabeth Warren: 'Economy Doing Great for Those with Money'

Elizabeth Warren: 'Economy Doing Great for Those with Money'

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass) said the government and the economy are doing great for those with money but not for everyone else during the first night of the Democratic presidential debates Wednesday.

4 hours ago

Trump, Schumer React to Photo of Migrants Who Drowned in Rio Grande

Trump, Schumer React to Photo of Migrants Who Drowned in Rio Grande

President Donald Trump addressed the media and Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., addressed the Senate on Wednesday following the release of a photo showing a father and daughter who drowned trying to cross the Rio...

3 hours ago

Live Coverage: The First Democratic Debate, Night 1

Live Coverage: The First Democratic Debate, Night 1

The first debate of the 2020 Democratic presidential primary race kicks off at 9 p.m. ET tonight at the Adrienne Arsht Center in Miami. Ten candidates will debate tonight and 10 more tomorrow. Watch the...

3 hours ago

Senate Passes $4.6B Border Aid Measure; Pelosi Seeks Talks

Senate Passes $4.6B Border Aid Measure; Pelosi Seeks Talks

The GOP-held Senate on Wednesday passed a bipartisan $4.6 billion measure to deliver aid to the southern border before the government runs out of money to care for thousands of migrant families and unaccompanied...

4 hours ago

NRA Splits With PR Firm, Lobbyist and NRATV Amid Infighting

NRA Splits With PR Firm, Lobbyist and NRATV Amid Infighting

Infighting at the National Rifle Association exploded Wednesday, when the powerful association severed ties with its longtime public relations firm, suspended operations of its fiery online TV station and...

Wednesday, Jun 26, 2019 at 02:12 PM EDT

Breakouts, Burns and Zingers: What to Watch in Dem Debates

Breakouts, Burns and Zingers: What to Watch in Dem Debates

The back-to-back Democratic presidential debates beginning Wednesday are exercises in competitive sound bites featuring 20 candidates hoping to oust President Donald Trump in 2020. The hopefuls range widely...

Wednesday, Jun 26, 2019 at 12:07 PM EDT

New Corruption Allegations Hit Puerto Rico's Government

New Corruption Allegations Hit Puerto Rico's Government

A top Puerto Rico official said Tuesday that he appeared before a federal grand jury investigating a former government adviser in the latest corruption allegation to hit the U.S. territory this week. Chief...

Wednesday, Jun 26, 2019 at 11:37 AM EDT

House Panel Subpoenas Conway Over Ethics Law Violations

House Panel Subpoenas Conway Over Ethics Law Violations

The House Oversight Committee voted Wednesday to authorize a subpoena for presidential counselor Kellyanne Conway after the White House blocked her testimony on alleged violations of a federal law that limits...

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Feeding Our Families Food Drive Postponed
Feeding Our Families Food Drive Postponed
Joining together to help Tri-State food banks replenish non-perishable supplies and sustain essential anti-hunger efforts, NBC Connecticut / WVIT, Telemundo Connecticut / WRDM and Stop & Shop are coming together... Read more
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