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Friday, Jan 18, 2019 at 06:32 AM EST

Analysis: Trump Says Wall Will Stop Drugs, Facts Differ

Analysis: Trump Says Wall Will Stop Drugs, Facts Differ

In his demands that Congress set aside $5.7 billion for a border wall, President Donald Trump has insisted that a new physical barrier would stop heroin entering the U.S. from Mexico.But U.S. statistics,...

Friday, Jan 18, 2019 at 09:25 AM EST

Mistress Details El Chapo's Naked Escape Into Tunnel

Mistress Details El Chapo's Naked Escape Into Tunnel

A woman who says she had an affair with the notorious Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman testified against him on Thursday at his U.S. trial. Lucero Guadalupe Sánchez López, a former legislator...

Friday, Jan 18, 2019 at 08:13 PM EST

Trump, North Korean Leader to Hold 2nd Summit

Trump, North Korean Leader to Hold 2nd Summit

President Donald Trump will hold a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to try to broker a deal to coax the North to give up its nuclear weapons, the White House announced Friday. News of a second...

Friday, Jan 18, 2019 at 04:27 AM EST

Pence Reacts to Criticism of Wife's Job at Anti-LGBTQ School

Pence Reacts to Criticism of Wife's Job at Anti-LGBTQ School

Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday addressed news coverage and criticism regarding his wife’s decision to return to teaching at a Virginia elementary school that explicitly bars LGBTQ employees and students...

Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 at 07:02 PM EST

Gov't Shutdown Wreaks More Havoc the Longer It Continues

Gov't Shutdown Wreaks More Havoc the Longer It Continues

Southwest Airlines' yearlong effort to launch affordable flights to Hawaii is stalled. Craft brewers haven't been able to ship their seasonal beers. Hundreds of federal rental assistance contracts with...

Friday, Jan 18, 2019 at 04:11 AM EST

Federal Judge in Wisconsin Strikes Early-Voting Restrictions

Federal Judge in Wisconsin Strikes Early-Voting Restrictions

A federal judge on Thursday struck down early-voting restrictions Wisconsin Republicans adopted in a December lame-duck legislative session, saying the limits mirror restrictions he blocked two years ago. Repu...

Friday, Jan 18, 2019 at 01:57 AM EST

Treasury Poised to Ease Sanctions Tied to Russian Oligarch

Treasury Poised to Ease Sanctions Tied to Russian Oligarch

The Treasury Department appears set to lift sanctions on three companies connected to Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska despite concerns from lawmakers in both parties who say the Trump administration should be...

Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 at 06:58 PM EST

Harvey Weinstein Breaks With His Criminal Defense Lawyer

Harvey Weinstein Breaks With His Criminal Defense Lawyer

Harvey Weinstein is recasting his legal team a month after losing a hard-fought bid to get his sexual assault case thrown out. Weinstein and high-profile defense attorney Benjamin Brafman said in a statement...

Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 at 11:32 PM EST

Video Shows Mail Carrier Tossing Package Out of Truck

Video Shows Mail Carrier Tossing Package Out of Truck

A Glastonbury woman is frustrated after catching a mail carrier cutting corners.

Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 at 08:06 PM EST

Trump Grounds Pelosi After She Imperils His Big Speech

Trump Grounds Pelosi After She Imperils His Big Speech

She imperiled his State of the Union address. He denied her a plane to visit troops abroad. The shutdown battle between President Donald Trump and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is playing out as a surreal game of...

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