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This image provided by Skyhorse Publishing shows cover of Michael Cohen's new book, "Disloyal"
Michael Cohen worked closely with Trump for years before turning against him, most publicly in testimony to Congress last year prior to Trump's impeachment
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Fri, 08/14/2020 - 12:13
Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden's running mate Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif.
Harris was born on US soil, is considered a natural born citizen under 14th Amendment, and is eligible to serve as either the vice president or president, says Jessica Levinson, a professor at Loyola Law School
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Fri, 08/14/2020 - 08:30
Shirley Chisholm
Kamala Harris is the latest candidate to carry Chisholm’s legacy
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Fri, 08/14/2020 - 00:46
President Donald Trump speaks at a news conference in the James Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House, Thursday, Aug. 13…
It’s not the first time Trump has promoted a ‘birther conspiracy’ about his opponent
Patsy Widakuswara, Senior White House Correspondent
Thu, 08/13/2020 - 21:23
The Wisconsin Center is seen Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020, in Milwaukee. Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe will not travel to Milwaukee to accept the Democratic presidential nomination because of concerns over the coronavirus, party officials said Wednesday, signaling a move to a convention that essentially has become entirely virtual
What was supposed to be a 'phenomenal year' for Milwaukee Food and City Tours, has turned into a complete transformation of its business model
Kane Farabaugh
Fri, 08/14/2020 - 06:58
President Donald Trump speaks at a news conference in the James Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House, Thursday, Aug. 13…
The president tells reporters his presumed opponent in the election is politicizing the pandemic
Steve Herman
Thu, 08/13/2020 - 19:48
Shift to Virtual Democratic National Convention Deals Economic Blow to Host City, Milwaukee
Tens of thousands of Democrats were expected to gather next week in battleground state to nominate former Vice President Joe Biden as the Democratic Presidential candidate
Kane Farabaugh
Fri, 08/14/2020 - 09:06
FILE - In this Aug. 6, 2020, file photo, Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., speaks during a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental…
Concerns about Republican Sen. Ron Johnson's investigation are likely to escalate following an intelligence assessment from last week that says Russia is working to denigrate Democratic presidential candidate
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Thu, 08/13/2020 - 10:29
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, right, accompanied by White House chief of staff Mark Meadows, left, leave a meeting with…
White House and Congress are far apart on size, scope and approach on relief for households, schools and a national strategy to contain virus
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Thu, 08/13/2020 - 09:43
President Donald Trump prepares to sign four executive orders during a news conference at the Trump National Golf Club in…
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce concerned move may not be workable
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Wed, 08/12/2020 - 21:22
Democratic presidential candidate Biden and vice presidential candidate Harris hold first joint campaign appearance as a ticket in Wilmington, Delaware
Female candidates face more scrutiny on appearance, qualifications, ambition, tone of voice, than their male counterparts
Dora Mekouar
Thu, 08/13/2020 - 06:49
From left, Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, his wife, Jill Biden, vice presidential candidate Kamala Harris and her husband, Douglas Emhoff, at Alexis Dupont High School in Wilmington, Delaware, Aug. 12, 2020.
Presumptive Democratic candidate Joe Biden takes note of historic moment when introducing vice presidential pick Kamala Harris at Delaware event
Esha Sarai
Wed, 08/12/2020 - 20:05
President Donald Trump speaks during an event at Burke Lakefront Airport in Cleveland, Ohio, Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020. (AP Photo…
Source familiar with the planning said Trump plans stops in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Arizona and Pennsylvania
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Wed, 08/12/2020 - 18:51
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo delivers a speech during a ceremony at the General Patton memorial in Pilsen near Prague, Czech Republic, Aug. 11, 2020.
US Secretary of State Pompeo says US had not yet settled on the appropriate response but would work with Washington's European partners to determine what action to take
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Wed, 08/12/2020 - 17:42
FILE - Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden, left, and then-candidate Kamala Harris.
Harris is first Black woman and South Asian American on a major party presidential ticket
Esha Sarai
Wed, 08/12/2020 - 15:53

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