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DEA to collect vaping cartridges, devices on National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

The Drug Enforcement Administration for the first time will collect vaping devices and vaping cartridges on National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, as law enforcement joins health officials alarmed by a spate of apparent vaping-related deaths. The [...]

Inside the Beltway: Sanders/Ocasio-Cortez 2020 a dream team?

Things have greatly improved for Sen. Bernard Sanders, who has recovered from a heart attack on the campaign trail and returned to public life — appearing Saturday at a major rally in New York City where he earned the ready endorsement of [...]

Thomas D’Alesandro, Nancy Pelosi’s brother, dies at 90

An older brother of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has died. Former Baltimore Mayor Thomas D’Alesandro III died Sunday at his home in Baltimore, Mrs. Pelosi said in a statement. “Tommy was the finest public servant I have ever known,” Mrs. [...]

Donald Trump Jr.: provocateur, master preacher for father

SAN ANTONIO (AP) – The shout of “2024!” from the crowd was unmistakable. It stopped Donald Trump Jr. cold. President Donald Trump’s eldest son had been in the midst of a humor-laced screed in which he decried Joe Biden as too old [...]

Mike Pompeo defends Trump administration Ukraine strategy

Secretary of State Mike Pomepo on Sunday defended the administration’s approach to dealing with Ukraine following controversial remarks made by acting Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney this week. Speaking on ABC’s “This Week” Mr. Pompeo [...]

Francis Rooney, Florida Republican weighing Trump impeachment, won’t seek reelection

WASHINGTON — Florida Rep. Francis Rooney, one of the few Republicans openly weighing whether to impeach President Donald Trump, said Saturday he will not run for reelection. Asked if he needed or hoped for a third term in 2020, he told Fox [...]

Indonesia’s popular president to be sworn in for final term

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) – Indonesia’s popular president who rose from poverty and pledged to champion democracy, fight entrenched corruption and modernize the world’s most populous Muslim-majority nation is to be sworn in for his [...]

Trump says G7 will no longer be held at his Florida club

President Trump late Saturday said the U.S. will no longer plan to host the 2020 Group of Seven meetings at his Florida resort. In a series of Twitter posts, Mr. Trump blamed bad press and his political rivals instead of the predictable blowback [...]

Cyclists raise awareness of poverty, civil rights

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) – A group of cyclists are traveling across Alabama to raise awareness of rural poverty and civil rights. The group Civil Rides said in a news release that 20 cyclists are taking part in the ride on Saturday and Sunday. [...]

Texas House Republican caucus condemns GOP speaker,

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – The Texas House Republican caucus has condemned GOP Speaker Dennis Bonnen and Republican Rep. Dustin Burrows for secretly recorded comments asking a conservative group to target 10 GOP lawmakers in the 2020 primaries, [...]