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Judiciary Committee to cut recess short to take up gun measures

“These should not be partisan issues, and it is my hope we can move forward on these matters with support on both sides of the aisle, including the president,” Chairman Jerry Nadler said in a statement. | Stephanie Keith/Getty [...]

Romania: Thousands take part in anti-government protests

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) – Thousands of people took part in anti-government protests in Romania, with the largest rally taking place outside government headquarters in Bucharest. The events on Saturday were held on the anniversary of anti-corruption [...]

Democratic candidates take aim at Donald Trump over Twitter rant targeting Baltimore, Cummings

President Trump drew the ire of potential 2020 rivals Saturday for ranting on Twitter about Baltimore and Rep. Elijah Cummings, Maryland Democrat. White House hopefuls slammed Mr. Trump over a series of tweets that called Mr. Cummings a “brutal [...]

Mueller to take center stage at Russia probe hearings

WASHINGTON (AP) – Former Trump-Russia special counsel Robert Mueller finally faces congressional interrogators on Wednesday, testifying in televised hearings that Democrats hope will weaken President Donald Trump’s reelection prospects [...]

Boris Johnson to Take Leadership of a Britain in Deep Crisis

LONDON — Boris Johnson, the brash standard-bearer for a British exit from the European Union, won the contest to become the next prime minister on Tuesday, at a critical moment in his country’s history and with less political clout [...]

Trump expected to take executive action to add citizenship question to census

President Donald Trump intends to take executive action to place a citizenship question on the 2020 census. | Evan Vucci/AP Photo White House The president has vowed to fight for the question after multiple legal setbacks. By ANITA [...]

West Bank Grows Calmer as Pocketbook Issues Take Priority Over Protests

“Now we protest by working the land, building farms, roads, electricity lines, a kindergarten and a playground,” Mr. Abu Rahma said. “It’s a different kind of resilience, to encourage people to remain on the land.” While the [...]

Hong Kong Protesters Take Stock After China’s Condemnation

Hong Kong’s protesters were working on Wednesday to maintain a united front and take stock of the movement’s gains and losses after a core group of younger demonstrators drew condemnation from Beijing and the local government for [...]

‘That’s a Senate seat waiting for someone to take it’: The left targets Ed Markey

Massachusetts Sen. Ed Markey has what was once one of the most secure seats in Congress. But new faces may be changing the tides. | Zach Gibson/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> BOSTON — For decades, a job [...]

LAPD won’t take part in planned immigration raids

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The mayor and police chief of Los Angeles say the LAPD won’t play any role in U.S. immigration raids scheduled to begin Sunday. Chief Michel Moore tells the Los Angeles Times that federal agents plan to target about [...]