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Where in the world is Sarah Palin? Her political star is fading Where in the world is Sarah Palin? Her political star is fading
NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. — As the Conservative Political Action Conference kicked off just outside of Washington this week, there was one name noticeably missing from the roster of speakers: Sarah Palin. The former Alaska governor used to be a rock star at the annual conservative gathering. But this year she wasn’t invited to CPAC, put on by the American Conservative Union. “I think conservative...
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Supreme Court blocks death sentence over racial bias Supreme Court blocks death sentence over racial bias
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court blocked the execution of a Texas murderer Wednesday because of racially discriminatory testimony presented by his own defense team. The 6-2 ruling was the second in the court's new term to overturn a death sentence, and it could be a harbinger of things to come. The justices heard another death penalty case from Texas in November that hinges on a prisoner's intell...
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Homeland Security unveils sweeping plan to deport undocumented immigrants Homeland Security unveils sweeping plan to deport undocumented immigrants
The Department of Homeland Security issued a sweeping set of orders Tuesday that implement President Trump's plan to increase immigration enforcement, placing the vast majority of the nation's 11 million undocumented immigrants at risk of deportation. The memos instruct all agents — including Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) — to identify, captur...
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Trump-Netanyahu meeting intends to show agreement — even on 2-state solution Trump-Netanyahu meeting intends to show agreement — even on 2-state solution
WASHINGTON — President Trump will host Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House Wednesday for a series of meetings intended to "show there is no daylight" between the two leaders on a range of issues, White House aides say. And that includes the so-called "two-state solution" that has been a hallmark of U.S. policy in the Middle East — and a source of friction between the Ne...
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Trump begins search to replace Michael Flynn as questions mount Trump begins search to replace Michael Flynn as questions mount
WASHINGTON — Less than a month after taking office, President Trump must find a new national security adviser after Michael Flynn resigned for lying about his talks with a Russian ambassador, and the administration now faces questions about what the White House knew about the situation. Citing reports that the Justice Department warned the White House a month ago that Flynn was vulnerable to bl...
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Reality check: After three weeks, Trump has hit a Washington wall Reality check: After three weeks, Trump has hit a Washington wall
WASHINGTON — Not so fast. In his first three weeks in office, President Trump has launched a dizzying flurry of actions, dominating the headlines and sparking controversy. But to his frustration, he has begun running smack into constraints mandated by the Constitution and imposed by political reality. Without acknowledging he's being forced to trim his sails, the president is moving to delay...
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Trump, in strategy shift, considers new executive order on travel ban Trump, in strategy shift, considers new executive order on travel ban
WASHINGTON — President Trump said Friday he's considering a new executive order on refugees as soon as Monday or Tuesday, even as his administration mulls an appeal of a court decision suspending his previous order barring travelers from seven majority-Muslim countries. "We will win that battle," Trump said of the court fight. "We also have a lot of other options, including just filing a brand ...
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FEC official wants proof of New Hampshire voter fraud claims FEC official wants proof of New Hampshire voter fraud claims
President Trump reportedly claimed during a meeting with lawmakers Thursday that out-of-state voters were bused into New Hampshire, costing him and Republican Sen. Kelly Ayotte a victory in the state. Now a Federal Election Commission official wants Trump to prove it. Trump got 46.5% of the vote, compared to Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton's 46.8%. She received the state's four electoral vot...
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Trump rips 'disgraceful' court decision in immigration ban Trump rips 'disgraceful' court decision in immigration ban
President Trump took to social media Friday to continue attacking an appeals court decision against his proposed travel ban from seven Muslim countries. "A disgraceful decision!" Trump tweeted. Trump cited a law journal article criticizing an aspect of the ruling by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, which said the ban would violate the due process rights of travelers without a sufficien...
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Trump slams Blumenthal 'who never fought in Vietnam' for Gorsuch comments Trump slams Blumenthal 'who never fought in Vietnam' for Gorsuch comments
President Trump says a U.S. senator is distorting what Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch said about the president's attacks on judges, even though administration officials have confirmed the gist of Gorsuch's comments. "Sen. Richard Blumenthal, who never fought in Vietnam when he said for years he had (major lie), now misrepresents what Judge Gorsuch told him?" Trump tweeted Thursday. Blume...
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