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Saturday, Aug 10, 2019 at 09:28 PM EDT

Biden Is the Democrat to Beat; Rivals See Signs of Weakness

Biden Is the Democrat to Beat; Rivals See Signs of Weakness

In a barn down a gravel road in Iowa, Joe Biden tore into President Donald Trump's moral character, declaring in one of the fiercest speeches of his campaign that the words of the American president matter. The...

Saturday, Aug 10, 2019 at 04:39 PM EDT

Trump: Kim Wants to Meet Again, Apologized for Missile Tests

Trump: Kim Wants to Meet Again, Apologized for Missile Tests

President Donald Trump said Saturday that North Korea's Kim Jong Un wants to meet once again to "start negotiations" after joint U.S.-South Korea military exercises end. He also said Kim apologized for the...

Saturday, Aug 10, 2019 at 07:17 AM EDT

DOJ Agency Under Fresh Hill Scrutiny in Wake of Mass Shootings

DOJ Agency Under Fresh Hill Scrutiny in Wake of Mass Shootings

A congressional committee is sharpening their scrutiny of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, questioning the agency’s oversight of gun dealers who sell firearms involved in a large...

Saturday, Aug 10, 2019 at 05:23 AM EDT

Ohio Man Charged With Allegedly Threatening AOC on Facebook

Ohio Man Charged With Allegedly Threatening AOC on Facebook

A 41-year-old Toledo, Ohio, man was charged Friday in a federal case alleging he made criminal threats against U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., on Facebook, NBC News reported. According to federal...

Friday, Aug 9, 2019 at 11:59 PM EDT

Democrats Use Iowa Event to Attack Trump — Not Each Other

Democrats Use Iowa Event to Attack Trump — Not Each Other

The packed field of Democratic presidential candidates descended Friday night on a small, northern Iowa town, delighting a raucous crowd of voters by largely attacking President Donald Trump rather than each...

Friday, Aug 9, 2019 at 07:25 PM EDT

Secretive Christian Group at Heart of DC Politics Ready for Its Close-Up in Netflix Docuseries

Secretive Christian Group at Heart of DC Politics Ready for Its Close-Up in Netflix Docuseries

A secretive organization that has courted political leaders and built international influence while undermining the constitutional division of the church and the state in the process is at the center of a new...

Saturday, Aug 10, 2019 at 04:45 PM EDT

NKorea Fires 2 Missiles Into Sea in Likely Protest of Drills

NKorea Fires 2 Missiles Into Sea in Likely Protest of Drills

North Korea on Saturday extended a recent streak of weapons displays by firing what appeared to be two short-range ballistic missiles into the sea, according to South Korea's military. The fifth round of...

Friday, Aug 9, 2019 at 08:17 PM EDT

Puerto Ricans Ask 'What's Next?' as Political Limbo Deepens

Puerto Ricans Ask 'What's Next?' as Political Limbo Deepens

Puerto Rico's streets have remained so quiet since Gov. Wanda Vázquez took over as governor following weeks of turmoil that one can again hear the island's famous coquí frog singing at night. The protests that...

Friday, Aug 9, 2019 at 05:08 PM EDT

Stocks Fall Again on Trade-War Worries, Capping a Wild Week

Stocks Fall Again on Trade-War Worries, Capping a Wild Week

Stocks stumbled Friday as worries flared yet again that President Donald Trump's trade war with China may be worsening. It was a fitting end to a wild week where markets zoomed down, up and down again as...

Friday, Aug 9, 2019 at 09:02 AM EDT

Joe Biden Says 'Poor Kids are Just as Bright as White Kids'

Joe Biden Says 'Poor Kids are Just as Bright as White Kids'

Former Vice President and 2020 Democratic candidate Joe Biden told a crowd in Iowa Thursday that “poor kids are just as bright and just as talented as white kids," an awkward moment that came during a conversat...

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