Government And Politics

Trump says predecessors didn't honor fallen; response heated

Oct 16, 2017

Trump stirs a nest by claiming predecessors did not sufficiently honor military dead

The Latest: Israeli leader congratulates Kurz on Austria win

Oct 16, 2017

Israel's prime minister has congratulated Austrian Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz on his party winning Austria's general election

Trump campaign faces subpoena in assault lawsuit

Oct 16, 2017

President Donald Trump's presidential campaign has been subpoenaed for records related to sexual assault allegations against the president _ charges that Trump on Monday dismissed as "made-up stuff."

Source: Trump to meet with Yellen to discuss Fed job

Oct 16, 2017

Trump to meet with Janet Yellen on Thursday to discuss top Fed job, source familiar with search says

US says airstrikes killed "dozens" of militants in Yemen

Oct 16, 2017

The U.S. military says it killed dozens of Islamic State fighters in airstrikes on two training camps in Yemen

Sotomayor: Judging brings emotions, but keep them in check

Oct 16, 2017

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor says she sometimes feels "great turmoil" inside when she is hearing testimony on the bench, but works hard to keep her emotions and personal biases in check

UN elects Congo to Human Rights Council despite abuses

Oct 16, 2017

The United States and human rights groups are sharply criticizing the U.N. election for 15 new members of the Human Rights Council, singling out conflict-torn Congo's victory despite accusations of serious rights abuses.

NYC 'remains a target,' FBI says after bombing conviction

Oct 16, 2017

Law enforcement officials are calling the swift conviction of a New Jersey man in a mostly botched bombing mission in New York City a victory but are urging continued vigilance

Hernandez lawyers refile CTE suit against NFL in state court

Oct 16, 2017

Lawyers for late New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez have refiled a lawsuit against the NFL in Massachusetts' state court

The Latest: Protests called over Catalan leaders' jailing

Oct 16, 2017

A Spanish judge's decision to jail the leaders of two Catalan grassroots groups was met with a chorus banging pots and pans, honking car horns and clapping in the streets of Barcelona

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