Government And Politics

AP Explains: Syria's starved, rebellious suburb under attack

Feb 20, 2018

AP Explains: Syria's starved rebellious suburbs east of the Syrian capital, Damascus, are under attack

The Latest: Group says Syria death toll tops 100 for the day

Feb 20, 2018

A monitoring group says the death toll from government shelling and airstrikes outside Damascus has exceeded 100 people for the second straight day

Ethics Committee confirms review of Tennessee lawmaker

Feb 20, 2018

The House Ethics Committee confirms it's investigating Republican Rep. John Duncan of Tennessee over unspecified allegations

Character witnesses testify for embattled Allentown mayor

Feb 20, 2018

Religious, community and business leaders in Pennsylvania's third-largest city have taken the witness stand in defense of the embattled mayor

Idaho lawmaker not sorry for yelling 'abortion is murder'

Feb 20, 2018

A Republican Idaho state senator says he won't apologize for yelling "abortion is murder" at a group of university students who were pushing for birth control legislation at the Statehouse

The Latest: Idaho senator who yelled at students not sorry

Feb 20, 2018

An Idaho lawmaker who yelled "abortion is murder" at a group of students said Tuesday his response was appropriate and has no plans to apologize

President Trump directs Justice Department to ban gun modifications like bump stocks used in Las Vegas massacre

Feb 20, 2018

President Trump directs Justice Department to ban gun modifications like bump stocks used in Las Vegas massacre

Italy warns of election threat as rival parties court Russia

Feb 20, 2018

Italian government officials are warning of possible foreign interference in March 4 elections, sounding the alarm following the U.S. indictment of Russian trolls and evidence of Russian-sourced fake news on popular Italian platforms

The Latest: Attorney pleads guilty to lying

Feb 20, 2018

An attorney for a prominent law firm is pleading guilty to lying to federal authorities about his interactions with a former Trump campaign associate

Attorney linked to Trump campaign aide's Ukrainian political work pleads guilty to lying to federal investigators

Feb 20, 2018

Attorney linked to Trump campaign aide's Ukrainian political work pleads guilty to lying to federal investigators

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