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Fox News Channel viewers are usually a loyal bunch, but thousands reached for the ‘off’ switch when the network aired civil rights icon John Lewis' funeral last week.
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The White House says President Donald Trump will shift his focus to American energy dominance when he stops in Texas later this week on a visit that will include his firs...
The Trump administration is relying on an outlier interpretation of a recent Supreme Court decision to assert broad new presidential powers as President Donald Trump prep...
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Rights activists, politicians from both parties and many other people touched by the legacy of John Lewis are mourning the congressman and pillar of the civil rights move...
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The short history of baseball's Negro Leagues is suddenly a tale for our times.
A national reckoning on racism, a ravaging public health crisis and depression-level unemployment have enveloped Donald Trump’s already tumultuous presidency.
Segway says it will end production of its namesake two-wheeled personal transporter, popular with tourists and police officers but perhaps better known for its high-profi...
President Donald Trump says he will win the November election in part because of a “silent majority” of voters who are worried about sweeping cultural changes.
The Supreme Court’s rejection of one of President Donald Trump’s key immigration measures injects another hot-button issue into a presidential campaign already upended by...
In two major decisions this week on LGBT rights and immigration, the conservative-leaning Supreme Court handed President Donald Trump somewhat surprising defeats.
The new chief of U.S.-funded global media is facing a surprising conservative backlash over his decision to fire the heads of at least two international broadcasters.
The Senate has confirmed a new inspector general to oversee money distributed as part of the $2 trillion economic rescue law.
Musician Jason Isbell had big plans for this summer, with a new album designed to appeal to a broader audience and a schedule that had him onstage from May to September.
A U.S. appeals court has ruled against major oil companies in lawsuits brought by California cities and counties seeking damages for climate change.
First, impeachment placed one indelible mark on President Donald Trump’s time in office.
The fiction writing team of Bill Clinton and James Patterson has reunited.
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Rep. Justin Amash of Michigan says he's changed his mind and is no longer seeking the Libertarian nomination for president.
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The Supreme Court is taking up an unusual voting issue that could have important consequences for the 2020 presidential election in an era of intense political polarizati...
Sen. Ted Cruz is working on a book, to be published in October, about the Supreme Court.
President Donald Trump is trying to move on from the coronavirus, and Congress is rushing to fill the void.
Director Lee Daniels urged people not to give into drug addiction and actress Eva Longoria said people have a chance to reset and start anew.
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President Donald Trump hopes to shovel $2.2 trillion into the U.S. economy over the coming weeks to try to cushion its free fall.
The Rev. Joseph E.
Amid an unprecedented public health crisis, the nation’s governors are trying to get what they need from the federal government, and get it fast.
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In Caracas and Tehran, officials are calling on the Trump administration to ease crippling sanctions that they contend are contributing to the death toll caused by the co...