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Trump cancels summit with Kim; North Korea still wants talks

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President Donald Trump is canceling the June 12 summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un, citing the "tremendous anger and open hostility" in a recent statement from North Korea. More>>

FBI briefed on allegations against Missouri governor

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Attorneys for Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens want lawmakers investigating the governor to issue subpoenas to probe more deeply into the source of a cash payment related to sexual misconduct allegations against him. More>>

Senate approves sexual harassment bill for Congress

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The Senate has given final approval to a bill that revamps the system for handling sexual harassment complaints on Capitol Hill. More>>

Trump awards Medal of Honor to Navy SEAL in Afghan assault

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President Donald Trump has awarded the Medal of Honor to a Navy SEAL who oversaw a daring assault and rescue mission on a snowy Afghanistan mountaintop in 2002. More>>

Facebook won't pay compensation for Cambridge Analytica case

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Facebook says it will not compensate users in the scandal over the misuse of their personal data by political consultancy Cambridge Analytica. More>>

'It's about time': Trump pardons late boxer Jack Johnson

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President Donald Trump had pardoned boxing's first black heavyweight champion more than 100 years after Jack Johnson was convicted by an all-white jury of "immorality" for one of his relationships. More>>

Democrat Mitchell has a new joke about drugs, teen pregnancy

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mahlon Mitchell has a new joke he's telling on the campaign trail, after an earlier one with a crude punchline drew criticism.

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Koch Brothers running ads in Wisconsin for Rep. Grothman

A conservative advocacy group funded by the billionaire Koch brothers is launching a Memorial Day weekend advertising campaign for Republican U.S. Rep. Glenn Grothman.

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Judge: President can't block critics on Twitter

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A federal judge in New York says President Donald Trump cannot block his critics on Twitter without violating the First Amendment. More>>

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  • Seething over Russia probe, Trump tears into 'spygate'

    Seething over Russia probe, Trump tears into 'spygate'

    Thursday, May 24 2018 12:45 AM EDT2018-05-24 04:45:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump talks to visiting South Korean President Moon Jae-in as he departs the White House in Washington, Tuesday, May 22, 2018.(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump talks to visiting South Korean President Moon Jae-in as he departs the White House in Washington, Tuesday, May 22, 2018.
    President Donald Trump is increasing the pressure on the Justice Department.More >>
    President Donald Trump is increasing the pressure on the Justice Department.More >>
  • AP source: Jared Kushner granted security clearance

    AP source: Jared Kushner granted security clearance

    Thursday, May 24 2018 12:34 AM EDT2018-05-24 04:34:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File). FILE - In this May 18, 2018, file photo, White House adviser Jared Kushner speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Kushner, President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, has been granted permanent security clearan...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File). FILE - In this May 18, 2018, file photo, White House adviser Jared Kushner speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Kushner, President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, has been granted permanent security clearan...
    White House adviser Jared Kushner _ who's President Donald Trump's son-in-law _ has been granted a permanent security clearance, according to a person with knowledge of the decision but wasn't authorized to speak...More >>
    White House adviser Jared Kushner _ who's President Donald Trump's son-in-law _ has been granted a permanent security clearance, according to a person with knowledge of the decision but wasn't authorized to speak publicly about the matter.More >>
  • Trump launches probe into auto imports, possible tariffs

    Trump launches probe into auto imports, possible tariffs

    Thursday, May 24 2018 12:17 AM EDT2018-05-24 04:17:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). President Donald Trump's hair is ruffled by a breeze as he speaks to the media on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, May 23, 2018, en route to a day trip to New York.  Trump will hold a roundtable d...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). President Donald Trump's hair is ruffled by a breeze as he speaks to the media on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, May 23, 2018, en route to a day trip to New York. Trump will hold a roundtable d...
    President Donald Trump is predicting that U.S. automakers and auto workers will be "very happy" with the outcome of talks over the North American Free Trade Agreement.More >>
    President Donald Trump is predicting that U.S. automakers and auto workers will be "very happy" with the outcome of talks over the North American Free Trade Agreement.More >>
  • US employee in China reported strange sounds, pressure

    US employee in China reported strange sounds, pressure

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 9:12 PM EDT2018-05-24 01:12:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andy Wong, File). FILE - In this Nov. 9, 2017, file photo, an American flag is flown next to the Chinese national emblem during a welcome ceremony for visiting U.S. President Donald Trump outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. The S...(AP Photo/Andy Wong, File). FILE - In this Nov. 9, 2017, file photo, an American flag is flown next to the Chinese national emblem during a welcome ceremony for visiting U.S. President Donald Trump outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. The S...
    The State Department says a U.S. government employee in southern China reported abnormal sensations of sound and pressure.More >>
    The State Department says a U.S. government employee in southern China reported abnormal sensations of sound and pressure.More >>
  • Trump eager to sign bill rolling back Dodd-Frank regulations

    Trump eager to sign bill rolling back Dodd-Frank regulations

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:32 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:32:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - This March 6, 2018, file photo shows the Capitol in Washington. Several Democrats facing tough re-elections this fall are joining solid Republican backing of an effort to alter some key aspects of the Dodd-F...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - This March 6, 2018, file photo shows the Capitol in Washington. Several Democrats facing tough re-elections this fall are joining solid Republican backing of an effort to alter some key aspects of the Dodd-F...
    Trump is one step from checking off another campaign promise, an overhaul of the landmark Dodd-Frank bill that grew out of the 2008 financial collapse.More >>
    Trump is one step from checking off another campaign promise, an overhaul of the landmark Dodd-Frank bill that grew out of the 2008 financial collapse.More >>
  • Pompeo: US will fight Russian interference in 2018 elections

    Pompeo: US will fight Russian interference in 2018 elections

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:05 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:05:15 GMT
    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says the Trump administration will not tolerate Russian interference in the 2018 congressional midterm elections.More >>
    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says the Trump administration will not tolerate Russian interference in the 2018 congressional midterm elections.More >>
  • US Ambassador to Israel says Trump peace plan months away

    US Ambassador to Israel says Trump peace plan months away

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:12 PM EDT2018-05-23 19:12:37 GMT
    The U.S. Ambassador to Israel says the Trump administration's Middle East peace plan is months away.More >>
    The U.S. Ambassador to Israel says the Trump administration's Middle East peace plan is months away.More >>
  • Senate bill overhauls handling of sex harassment complaints

    Senate bill overhauls handling of sex harassment complaints

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:26 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:26:55 GMT
    Senate negotiators have released a bipartisan bill to overhaul the system for handling sexual harassment complaints on Capitol Hill.More >>
    Senate negotiators have released a bipartisan bill to overhaul the system for handling sexual harassment complaints on Capitol Hill.More >>
  • Ryan returns to Capitol to calm restless House Republicans

    Ryan returns to Capitol to calm restless House Republicans

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:23 PM EDT2018-05-23 16:23:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this April 17, 2018, file photo, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., talks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington. Seven months before his planned retirement, Ryan is facing growing disruption amo...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this April 17, 2018, file photo, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., talks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington. Seven months before his planned retirement, Ryan is facing growing disruption amo...
    House Speaker Paul Ryan is facing growing disruption in the ranks of Republican lawmakers.More >>
    House Speaker Paul Ryan is facing growing disruption in the ranks of Republican lawmakers.More >>
  • State GOP launches radio ad for Vukmir, Nicholson files

    State GOP launches radio ad for Vukmir, Nicholson files

    Leah Vukmir, campaigning in La Crosse on Tuesday, May 22.Leah Vukmir, campaigning in La Crosse on Tuesday, May 22.

    The Wisconsin Republican Party is launching a radio ad for Leah Vukmir, the candidate who won the party's endorsement by a wide margin earlier this month.

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    The Wisconsin Republican Party is launching a radio ad for Leah Vukmir, the U.S. Senate candidate who won the party's endorsement by a wide margin earlier this month.

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  • Trump, Moon try to keep NKorea summit on track amid doubts

    Trump, Moon try to keep NKorea summit on track amid doubts

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:55 AM EDT2018-05-23 04:55:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man, File). FILE - In this May 11, 2018, file photo, people watch a TV screen showing file footage of U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, right, during a news program at the Seoul Railway Station in...(AP Photo/Lee Jin-man, File). FILE - In this May 11, 2018, file photo, people watch a TV screen showing file footage of U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, right, during a news program at the Seoul Railway Station in...
    Trump's summit with North Korea is drawing near amid growing anxiety among Trump and his allies over how he can score a victory on the world stage.More >>
    Trump's summit with North Korea is drawing near amid growing anxiety among Trump and his allies over how he can score a victory on the world stage.More >>
  • Vukmir Reaffirms Pro-Life Stance

    Vukmir Reaffirms Pro-Life Stance

         Republican Senate candidate Leah Vukmir campaigned in La Crosse Tuesday, thanking her supporters and urging their continued enthusiasm leading up to the election.       Both Vukmir and Primary Election opponent Kevin Nicholson said this week they oppose abortions under all circumstances; including in cases of rape or incest. While that may go over well in a Republican primary, it may be a tougher sell to voters in a general election....More >>
         Republican Senate candidate Leah Vukmir campaigned in La Crosse Tuesday, thanking her supporters and urging their continued enthusiasm leading up to the election.       Both Vukmir and Primary Election opponent Kevin Nicholson said this week they oppose abortions under all circumstances; including in cases of rape or incest. While that may go over well in a Republican primary, it may be a tougher sell to voters in a general election....More >>
  • The Latest: Pompeo says NK could benefit from US investment

    The Latest: Pompeo says NK could benefit from US investment

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 9:15 PM EDT2018-05-23 01:15:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E). FILE - In this May 11, 2018, file photo, a news vendor counts her money near a stack of newspapers with a photo of U.S. President Donald Trump, right, and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un on its front page  in Singapore. U.S. We...(AP Photo/Wong Maye-E). FILE - In this May 11, 2018, file photo, a news vendor counts her money near a stack of newspapers with a photo of U.S. President Donald Trump, right, and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un on its front page in Singapore. U.S. We...
    President Donald Trump's meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is still weeks away, but a colorful commemorative coin of the two leaders is ready to go.More >>
    President Donald Trump's meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is still weeks away, but a colorful commemorative coin of the two leaders is ready to go.More >>
  • Walker open to lifting limits on child sex abuse lawsuits

    Walker open to lifting limits on child sex abuse lawsuits

    Gov. Scott Walker is suggesting he's open to lifting the statute of limitations on civil child sex abuse lawsuits.

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    Gov. Scott Walker is suggesting he's open to lifting the statute of limitations on civil child sex abuse lawsuits.

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  • Dems want to scrap tax cut for rich to fund teachers' raises

    Dems want to scrap tax cut for rich to fund teachers' raises

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 5:25 PM EDT2018-05-22 21:25:05 GMT
    Congressional Democrats want to give a big salary bump to teachers and pay for it by canceling the tax cut for the top 1 percent of earners.More >>
    Congressional Democrats want to give a big salary bump to teachers and pay for it by canceling the tax cut for the top 1 percent of earners.More >>
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  • Trump balks at North Korea's rhetoric but it has used worse

    Trump balks at North Korea's rhetoric but it has used worse

    Friday, May 25 2018 4:44 AM EDT2018-05-25 08:44:20 GMT
    North Korea language was milder than its typical inflammatory, harsh rhetoric but enough for Trump to kill summit.More >>
    North Korea language was milder than its typical inflammatory, harsh rhetoric but enough for Trump to kill summit.More >>
  • Congressional leaders get briefings on Russia probe

    Congressional leaders get briefings on Russia probe

    Friday, May 25 2018 4:44 AM EDT2018-05-25 08:44:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein leaves a classified briefing about the federal investigation into President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, May 24, 2018.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein leaves a classified briefing about the federal investigation into President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, May 24, 2018.
    Republican and Democratic lawmakers have received classified briefings about the origins of the FBI investigation into Russia's election meddling.More >>
    Republican and Democratic lawmakers have received classified briefings about the origins of the FBI investigation into Russia's election meddling.More >>
  • Stormy Daniels' lawyer renews efforts to depose Trump

    Stormy Daniels' lawyer renews efforts to depose Trump

    Friday, May 25 2018 4:37 AM EDT2018-05-25 08:37:15 GMT
    Stormy Daniels' lawyer is once again seeking to depose President Donald Trump in the porn actress' fight to invalidate a confidentiality agreement she signed days before the 2016 presidential election.More >>
    Stormy Daniels' lawyer is once again seeking to depose President Donald Trump in the porn actress' fight to invalidate a confidentiality agreement she signed days before the 2016 presidential election.More >>
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