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Governor says he'd reject NRA endorsementMaryland's Republican governor told a group of students at a school where a teen fatally shot his ex-girlfriend and himself that he'd reject a National Rifle Association endorsement if it were offered
The Associated Press3 hours ago
New York Times: Trump's ex-lawyer Cohen secretly recorded him talking about payments to former Playboy modelNew York Times: Trump's ex-lawyer Cohen secretly recorded him talking about payments to former Playboy model
The Associated Press3 hours ago
White House: Trump administration 'is not considering supporting' Putin-backed call for referendum in Eastern UkraineWhite House: Trump administration 'is not considering supporting' Putin-backed call for referendum in Eastern Ukraine
The Associated Press4 hours ago
FILE - In this July 19, 2018 file photo, President Donald Trump speaks before signing an Executive Order that establishes a National Council for the American Worker during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Trump said he’s willing to hit all imported goods from China with tariffs, sending U.S. markets sliding before the opening bell, Friday, July 20.  In a taped interview with the business channel CNBC, Trump said “I’m willing to go to 500,” referring roughly to the $505.5 in goods imported last year from China.   (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
Trump heightens tariff threat in trade war with ChinaTrump said all Chinese imports could get hit, slams US Fed for 2nd day, criticizes trading partners
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe delivers a speech during a press conference at the prime minister's official residence in Tokyo Friday, July 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
Japan's Abe: US auto tariffs will cost US jobs, harm economyJapan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has warned the US that higher tariff on auto imports would backfire and harm not only America's jobs and economy but also devastate the global economy
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Democrats Want Interpreter's Notes. They Might Be UselessHer name is Marina Gross, and she just happens to be, as the New York Times puts it, the only other American who was in the room when President Trump met with Vladimir Putin. Gross is a longtime State Department interpreter, and Democrats in Congress now want her to testify...
Newser6 hours ago
Intelligence Director on Putin Invite: 'Say That Again?'President Trump has invited Vladimir Putin to visit the White House—which was news to Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats during a discussion at the Aspen Security Forum Thursday. When MSNBC host Andrea Mitchell said the White House had tweeted the announcement, the clearly surprised Coats said: "Say that...
Newser9 hours ago
Translators stay in shadows, but Dems want Trump's to emergeTranslators stay in shadows, but Dems want Trump's to emerge
The Associated Press10 hours ago
FILE - In this June 18, 2018, file photo, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., accompanied by Democrat Ben Jealous, speaks to the crowd during a gubernatorial campaign rally in Maryland's Democratic primary at downtown Silver Spring, Md. Sanders and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez are campaigning in solidly Republican Kansas as they take their liberal message to an unlikely testing ground before next month’s congressional primaries. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File)
Sanders, Ocasio-Cortez to rally Democrats in deep-red KansasTwo luminaries in the democratic socialist movement are descending on solidly Republican Kansas
The Associated Press10 hours ago
Map locates Quneitra, site of aid worker evacuations; 1c x 3 inches; 46.5 mm x 76 mm;
US, allies set to evacuate Syrian aid workers from southwestU.S. officials say the United States is finalizing plans to evacuate several hundred Syrian civil defense workers and their families from southwest Syria as Russian-backed government forces close in on the area
The Associated Press10 hours ago
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