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Maryland Gov. Hogan leaves the door open for primary challenge against Trump

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan, shown delivering his annual State of the State address in Annapolis on Jan. 30, is not ruling out a primary challenge to President Donald Trump in 2020. | AP Photo/Patrick Semansky Share on Facebook Share [...]

Congress leaves town as federal workers miss their first paycheck

People rally against the partial federal government shutdown outside the U.S. Capitol Thursday. Roughly 800,000 federal workers face their first day without a paycheck Friday. | Mark Wilson/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ [...]

Exodus from Venezuela leaves families divided across borders

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) – When Emili Espinoza was finally able to make a video call to the 3-year-old son she hadn’t seen since fleeing Venezuela, the little boy named Elvis didn’t recognize her. “No,” he told her. “My mom is [...]

U.S.-China Trade Dispute Leaves Asia-Pacific Forum Without Consensus

SYDNEY, Australia — The trade dispute between the United States and China has led to a standoff at a summit meeting of Pacific Rim leaders in Papua New Guinea, leaving the gathering of 21 nations without a joint closing statement [...]

Melbourne Stabbing Spree Leaves Two Dead, Including Attacker

MELBOURNE, Australia — A knife-wielding man was fatally shot by the police in Melbourne on Friday after he stabbed three people, killing one, in what the authorities described as a terrorist attack. Witnesses said the man emerged [...]

Indonesia Plane Crash Leaves Experts Puzzled

Desperate for an alternative to ferries that seemed cursed by chronic deadly accidents, Indonesians flocked to the budget carrier, making it one of the world’s fastest-growing airlines. As of 2017, the Lion Air Group, which includes [...]

Don McGahn Leaves Trump With Big Wins — And Big Risks

*/ ]]> In recent months, President Donald Trump rarely spoke with Don McGahn. It’s not clear he even likes his top White House lawyer and campaign consigliere, who left his West Wing job Wednesday after 20 months fraught with plenty of [...]

Ford questioning leaves some Trump allies cringing

White House officials said the president was shocked by the spectacle of the hearing. “He feels for Brett, the person,” said one person familiar with Donald Trump‘s thinking. | Alex Brandon/AP photo white house Some officials [...]

Typhoon Mangkhut Leaves Ruin Where Surfing Gained Foothold in China

XICHONG, China — One of the world’s largest population centers was spared the worst when Typhoon Mangkhut swept through Hong Kong and the cities of the Pearl River Delta four days ago, but not this village in a remote peninsula [...]

Brazil Museum Fire Leaves Ashes, Recrimination and Little Else

RIO DE JANEIRO — The stately national museum, once home to Brazil’s royal family, was still smoldering at sunrise on Monday when scores of researchers, museum workers and anthropologists began gathering outside, dressed in black. Some [...]