US Politics

President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison in the Oval Office of the White House, Friday, Sept. 20, 2019, Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
standoff over complaint raises fresh questions about extent to which Trump's appointees are protecting the Republican president from oversight
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Fri, 09/20/2019 - 14:30
Democratic presidential candidate New York Mayor Bill DeBlasio walks in the Independence Fourth of July parade, Thursday, July 4, 2019, in Independence, Iowa.
De Blasio has struggled to gain traction in a sprawling field of Democrats seeking the presidency
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Fri, 09/20/2019 - 12:34
House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, a Democrat, speaks to reporters after the panel met behind closed doors about a whistleblower complaint, at the Capitol in Washington, Sept. 19, 2019.
Complaint about reported incidents include a private conversation between President Donald Trump and a foreign leader, some media say involving Ukraine
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Fri, 09/20/2019 - 08:45
A woman holds a sign reading in English, "Latinos For Trump" at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio.
32 million are registered to vote in 2020 making them the largest racial or ethnic voting bloc capable of denying President Donald Trump a second term
Steve Herman
Fri, 09/20/2019 - 07:36
FILE - Voters fill out their forms as they prepare to vote at a polling station in the Brooklyn borough of New York, Nov. 8, 2016.
Defense Secretary Mark Esper calls election security an “enduring mission,” says presidential elections already under attack
Jeff Seldin
Thu, 09/19/2019 - 21:04
Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg walks past members of the news media between meetings with lawmakers on Capitol Hill in Washington, Sept. 19, 2019.
The Senate's most vocal critic of the tech industry asks Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to prove he's serious about protecting data privacy
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Thu, 09/19/2019 - 21:01
Secretary of Labor nominee Eugene Scalia speaks during his nomination hearing on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Sept. 19, 2019.
Donald Trump's pick to lead the Labor Department says if confirmed he'll ask federal ethics officials to determine if he's allowed to participate in crafting a rule requiring stockbrokers to reveal potential conflicts of interest
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Thu, 09/19/2019 - 19:48