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South Carolina issues paper ballots after voting machines break

Election officials in two South Carolina counties are issuing paper ballots because voting machines were down Tuesday, according to media reports. In Pickens County the voting-machine problems were because of a human error, South Carolina Elections [...]

Gillibrand, GOP challenger debate NY Senate race issues

NEW YORK (AP) – U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, considered a potential Democratic candidate for the White House in 2020, said during a debate Thursday with her Republican challenger that she will serve out her six-year Senate term if she’s [...]

McConnell issues Supreme Court ultimatum

Mitch McConnell has a warning for Democrats demanding copious documents on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh: Be careful what you wish for. The Senate majority leader privately told senior Republicans on Wednesday that if [...]

It’s not just abortion: 5 issues likely to be affected by Kennedy’s exit

When it comes to issues like abortion and affirmative action, it has seemed for years that Justice Anthony Kennedy was holding back the tide. Now, his retirement may unleash a crashing wave. The departure of the relatively moderate Kennedy [...]

U.S. Issues Alert to Americans in China in Wake of Sonic Attack Fears

American officials declined to say when the testing in Guangzhou would conclude. Those who need further examination in the United States have been sent to the University of Pennsylvania Center for Brain Injury and Repair, where researchers [...]
Full text: Rudy Giuliani issues statement clarifying his earlier remarks
“There is no campaign violation” regarding the payment to porn star Stormy Daniels, former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani wrote in a statement. | Drew Angerer/Getty Images [...]
With Eye on Issues at Home, May and Macron Back Trump on Syria Strikes
At the same time, Mr. Macron is trying to reinforce France’s position as an enforcer of international treaties, which includes the Chemical Weapons Convention that 192 countries have signed. Mrs. May is in a more precarious position, [...]
North Korea Issues Rare Apology Over Media Access to K-Pop Show
He is widely believed in the South to have masterminded the sinking of a South Korean Navy ship in 2010, when he served as director of the North’s main spy agency. South Korea says a North Korean torpedo attack sank the ship, killing [...]
Kelly’s hunt for a deputy bogs down amid personnel issues
Chief of staff John Kelly’s search for a No. 2, which has dragged on for more than four months, shows no signs of wrapping up anytime soon. The White House was widely expected to make a public announcement about the position [...]
Israel issues deportation notices to African migrants
Israel issues deportation notices to African migrants Israel has started issuing deportation notices to African asylum seekers from Eritrea and Sudan. On Sunday, the first wave of notices were distributed to men who are in the country without [...]