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Trump campaigned on defeating the opioid crisis. It’s hard to tell if he’s winning.

Demonstrators protest the federal government’s policies related to pharmaceutical opioids in front of the Health and Human Services headquarters on April 5, 2019. | J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ [...]

Trump’s tariff plan shows the risks he’s willing to take

WASHINGTON (AP) – Exasperated by reports of a flood of illegal border crossings, President Donald Trump summoned his top immigration advisers to demand action. Responding to his mounting concern, including his extreme threats to entirely [...]

‘He’s white, male and gay’: Buttigieg hits obstacles with black voters

Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg’s campaign has had to consider his sexual orientation as he tries to connect with black voters. | Bebeto Matthews/AP Photo 2020 Elections The openly gay South Bend mayor is meeting [...]

Buttigieg on Trump jab: ‘I’m surprised he’s not spending more time trying to salvage this China deal’

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Trump says he’s ‘very surprised’ by Don Jr. subpoena

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Wayne LaPierre, NRA executive VP, says he’s being pressured to resign

INDIANAPOLIS — A power struggle within the National Rifle Association is coming to an explosive head after NRA executive vice president Wayne LaPierre said he faced pressure to resign his post within the organization this week from retired [...]

Joe Biden is running as Obama’s heir. The problem: He’s not Obama.

Former Vice President Joe Biden recently proclaimed: “I’m an Obama-Biden Democrat, man. And I’m proud of it.” | Alex Edelman/Getty Images 2020 elections The former veep’s challenge is convincing the Democratic Party’s [...]

Kim Jong-un Says He’s Open to Another Trump Meeting, With Conditions

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong-un, said on Friday that he was willing to hold a third summit meeting with President Trump, but only if the United States changed its stance on enforcing sanctions by the end of [...]

He Built a Holocaust Memorial by a Far-Right Leader’s Home. Now He’s Under Investigation.

BERLIN — Germany’s most notorious far-right politician, Björn Höcke, a man who has called the Holocaust memorial in Berlin “a monument of shame,” was furious when he woke up one morning to find a section of the memorial built [...]

‘He’s disrupting the entire 2020 race’: Buttigieg’s $7M haul puts Dems on notice

South Bend (Ind.) Mayor Pete Buttigieg announced he raised over $ 7 million in his first months on the campaign, marking him as a serious Democratic contender for 2020. | Alex Wong/Getty Images 2020 Elections The Democratic mayor showed [...]