Politics

Vice President Mike Pence speaks during graduation ceremonies at the United States Military Academy, Saturday, May 25, 2019, in West Point, N.Y
(AP Photo/Julius Constantine Motal)
May 27, 2019 - 12:33 pm
Pence placed a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier to remember dead service members whose remains haven't been identified and observed a moment of silence.
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Nancy St Germain, 71, right, of Warwick, R.I., leans forward to show her sign to a driver leaving a fundraiser for the Rhode Island Senate Democrats political action committee in Providence, R.I.
(AP Photo/Jennifer McDermott)
May 27, 2019 - 11:21 am
The legislative records and personal views of Democratic lawmakers are mixed in Democratic-led states, much to the disappointment of abortion-rights supporters.
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Iraqi Foreign Minister Mohamed Alhakim, right, shakes hands with his visiting Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Building in Baghdad, Iraq, Sunday, May 26, 2019
(AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed)
May 27, 2019 - 10:44 am
Iraq offered to mediate in the crisis between its two key allies, the United States and Iran, amid escalating Middle East tensions and as Tehran's nuclear deal with world powers steadily unravels.
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 U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un
(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)
May 26, 2019 - 1:52 pm
Seemingly contradicting his national security adviser , President Donald Trump on Sunday played down North Korea's recent missile tests and said they were not a concern for him.
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Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi
(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
May 26, 2019 - 1:43 pm
Texas Rep. Will Hurd said government leaders don't fully understand how the technology could be used in the future.
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 Norma McCorvey, Jane Roe in the 1973 court case, left, and her attorney Gloria Allred hold hands as they leave the Supreme Court building in Washington
(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
May 26, 2019 - 1:27 pm
A wave of state abortion bans has set off speculation: What would happen if Roe v. Wade, the ruling establishing abortion rights nationwide, were overturned?
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Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass
(AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File)
May 26, 2019 - 9:27 am
Impeachment matters deeply to the party's base, but remains unpopular with most Americans.
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Faithful reach out to Pope Francis during an audience with participants of a pilgrimage of the Italian-Albanian diocese of Lungro, in the Pope Paul VI hall, at the Vatican, Saturday, May 25, 2019.
(AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
May 25, 2019 - 1:10 pm
Pope Francis said Saturday that abortion can never be condoned, even when the fetus is gravely sick or likely to die, and urged doctors and priests to support families to carry such pregnancies to term.
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Missouri Gov. Mike Parson delivers his State of the State address in Jefferson City, Mo. Missouri's Republican-led Legislature has passed a sweeping bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy, and Republican Gov. Parson is expected to sign it. The
(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File)
May 25, 2019 - 12:44 pm
Under the law that comes into force Aug. 28, doctors who violate the eight-week cutoff could face five to 15 years in prison.
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Protesters for women's rights hold a rally on the Alabama Capitol steps to protest a law passed last week making abortion a felony in nearly all cases with no exceptions for cases of rape or incest, Sunday, May 19, 2019, in Montgomery, Ala.
(AP Photo/Butch Dill)
May 25, 2019 - 12:01 pm
A federal lawsuit filed Friday asks a judge to block an Alabama law that outlaws almost all abortions
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