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AG Fox appeals Missoula gun lawsuit to state Supreme Court

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) – Montana Attorney General Tim Fox is taking his challenge of the city of Missoula’s gun regulations to the state Supreme Court. The Missoulian reports Fox is appealing three rulings by Missoula County District [...]

The Latest: Ardoin wins Louisiana secretary of state race

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) – The Latest on Louisiana’s runoff election (all times local): 9:30 p.m. Republican Kyle Ardoin will hang onto the Louisiana secretary of state’s job he’s been handling since May, when his former boss resigned [...]

Louisiana special election will choose state elections chief

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) – Louisiana voters are selecting a new secretary of state in a special election set in motion by a sexual misconduct scandal earlier this year. Republican Kyle Ardoin, working as interim secretary of state, is competing [...]

Trump picks State Department spokeswoman for top U.N. post

Heather Nauert’s apparent appointment came as something of a surprise, as people close to the situation had previously said the former Fox News anchor had fallen out of contention after emerging as an early favorite. | Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty [...]

Alaska governor names former state senator as policy adviser

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) – Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy has picked a former state senator who was once a subject of a corruption investigation by federal authorities to work in his administration. Dunleavy spokesman Jeff Turner tells Alaska’s [...]

‘An imperfect man, he left us a more perfect union’: George H.W. Bush honored at state funeral

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump sit with former Presidents Barack Obama, Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter and former first ladies Michelle Obama and Hillary Clinton during the funeral of former President George H.W. Bush [...]

Rand Paul blasts ‘deep state’ for shutting him out of CIA briefing

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Democrats want state, local tax break for rich

They criticized President Trump’s tax cut bill as a giveaway to the rich, but now congressional Democrats are eyeing their own $ 620 billion tax break that would go heavily to wealthier Americans. As they prepare to take control of the House, [...]

Macron Returns to a France in Turmoil, as Nation Weighs State of Emergency

PARIS — President Emmanuel Macron returned to France on Sunday from a summit meeting in Argentina to find his country in turmoil after a day of violent protests, surveying the destruction for himself even as his government weighed [...]

Dictators’ dilemma: Foreign state media cover Trump with care

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