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January 14, 2019 - 11:51 am
President Donald Trump's nominee for attorney general will tell senators at his confirmation hearing "it is vitally important" that special counsel Robert Mueller be allowed to complete his Russia investigation, according to prepared remarks obtained by The Associated Press on Monday.
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John Fetterman
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Larry Richert and John Shumway
January 14, 2019 - 11:24 am
Former Braddock Mayor John Fetterman is preparing for his inauguration as Pennsylvania's Lieutenant Governor tomorrow.
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January 14, 2019 - 11:06 am
President Donald Trump on Monday rejected the suggestion that he temporarily reopen government while negotiations continue on his proposed border wall, signaling no speedy resolution to the partial government shutdown now into a fourth week.
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January 13, 2019 - 11:51 am
Sen. Lindsey Graham says he encouraged Trump during a telephone conversation Sunday to reopen government for a period of weeks to try to negotiate a deal with Democrats that would break the impasse.
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A U.S. Border Patrol agent rides a vehicle on the beach in San Diego
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January 13, 2019 - 11:33 am
"We believe CNN declined a report from KUSI because we informed them that most border patrol agents we have spoken to told us the barrier does in fact work," the station said on its web site, and followed up with a report on its air.
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Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., talks to reporters after signing a House-passed a bill requiring that all government workers receive retroactive pay after the partial shutdown ends, at the Capitol in Washington
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January 13, 2019 - 11:00 am
Lawmakers are due back in Washington from their states and congressional districts in the new week.
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(Tom Reel/San Antonio Express-News via AP, Pool)
January 13, 2019 - 10:37 am
You won't see Beto O'Rourke announce whether he's running for president in 2020 for a while. But you may see him do almost anything else in the meantime.
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President Donald Trump leads a roundtable discussion on border security with local leaders, Friday, Jan. 11, 2019, in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington
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January 12, 2019 - 12:00 pm
President Donald Trump proposing an even more dramatic end-run around Congress to build his promised border wall with Mexico, many Republicans are uneasily cheering him on.
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President Donald Trump leads a roundtable discussion on border security with local leaders, Friday, Jan. 11, 2019
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January 12, 2019 - 11:53 am
The shutdown officially is the longest in U.S. history, eclipsing a 21-day closure that ended Jan. 6, 1996, during President Bill Clinton's administration.
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Yellow vest protesters demonstrate peacefully in the streets of Paris, France
(AP Photo/Thibault Camus)
January 12, 2019 - 11:40 am
Thousands of French yellow vest protesters marched through Paris to denounce President Emmanuel Macron's economic policies amid high security measures as authorities feared more violence.
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