Government And Politics

1770s cartoon commemorating Boston Tea Party to be auctioned

Aug 16, 2018

A political cartoon published shortly after the Boston Tea Party is hitting the auction block

Prosecutor: Officer who shot black teen was 'trigger happy'

Aug 16, 2018

Prosecutor: Ex-Texas police officer who fatally shot black teenager was 'trigger happy'

Pompeo forms Iran Action Group to run policy after nuke deal

Aug 16, 2018

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo forms a dedicated group to coordinate and run U.S. policy toward Iran as the Trump administration moves ahead with efforts to force changes in the Islamic Republic's behavior after withdrawing from the 2015 Iran nuclear deal

Bridge collapse highlights Italy's aging infrastructure

Aug 16, 2018

The collapse of a highway bridge touted as an architectural triumph at its 1967 inauguration has refocused attention on Italy's aging infrastructure

US officials: Ex-ISIS fighter entered US as refugee

Aug 16, 2018

Iraqi man who entered US as refugee accused of killing for ISIS in Iraq

Party chairman gives Ellison tepid backing amid allegation

Aug 16, 2018

The chairman of Minnesota's Democratic party is standing by Rep. Keith Ellison "at this point" amid allegations from an ex-girlfriend that he once physically abused her.

Phantom of the Courthouse: Manafort trial is Trump-free zone

Aug 16, 2018

President Donald Trump is the phantom of U.S. District Courtroom 900

US newspapers to Trump: We're not enemies of the people

Aug 16, 2018

America's newspapers are pushing back at President Donald Trump's demonizing of the news media as the "enemy of the people"

The Latest: Senate intelligence chairman challenges Brennan

Aug 16, 2018

The Republican chairman of the Senate intelligence committee is challenging former CIA Director John Brennan's claim that President Donald Trump's campaign colluded with Russia

Former Virgin Islands senator convicted of theft and fraud

Aug 16, 2018

A jury in the U.S. Virgin Islands has convicted a former member of the territory's legislature of fraud and theft for diverting funds intended for research into an 19th century labor uprising

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