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Pelosi: House won’t take up bill to overhaul national emergencies

Pelosi: House won't take up bill to overhaul national emergencies

Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said Wednesday that the House would not take up proposed Senate legislation to rein in national emergency powers, a bill put forward as part of an ...

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UK parliament votes to reject no-deal Brexit

UK parliament votes to reject no-deal Brexit

MPs voted outright to reject a no-deal Brexit, paving the way for a vote on whether Theresa May will ask the EU to agree a delay to Brexit. The vote, ...

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Senate votes to confirm Neomi Rao to appeals court

Senate votes to confirm Neomi Rao to appeals court

Senate Republicans on Wednesday voted to confirm President Trump’s nominee to succeed Justice Brett Kavanaugh on an influential circuit court. Senators voted 53-46 on Neomi Rao’s nomination to fill the ...

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GOP lawmaker says it’s ‘hypocritical’ for Pelosi not to overhaul national emergencies

GOP lawmaker says it's 'hypocritical' for Pelosi not to overhaul national emergencies

Rep. Andy Biggs (R-Ariz.) on Wednesday blasted Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s (D-Calif.) vow not to take up legislation that would curtail the president’s power on future national emergency declarations. “I think ...

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Second Manafort sentencing brings total to 7.5 years

Second Manafort sentencing brings total to 7.5 years

A federal judge on Wednesday added 43 months to Paul Manafort’s prison term, bringing the total sentence to 7 1/2 years for the former Trump campaign chairman. Manafort, 69, appeared ...

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GOP senators introduce bill to rein in president’s emergency powers

GOP senators introduce bill to rein in president’s emergency powers

More than a dozen Republican senators introduced legislation on Tuesday that would make it easier for Congress to terminate future national emergency declarations, days before the chamber will vote on ...

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New York Gov. Cuomo calls for FAA to ground Boeing 737 Max

New York Gov. Cuomo calls for FAA to ground Boeing 737 Max

Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D-N.Y.) called on the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to reconsider its decision not to ground the Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft after two fatal crashes in recent ...

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Pence, GOP senators discuss offer to kill Trump emergency disapproval resolution

Pence, GOP senators discuss offer to kill Trump emergency disapproval resolution

Vice President Pence is discussing an offer with Republican senators that could lead to the defeat of a Democratic resolution overturning President Trump’s emergency declaration to build a wall on ...

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US tells Germany to stop using Huawei equipment or lose some intelligence access

US tells Germany to stop using Huawei equipment or lose some intelligence access

In one of the most explicit demands yet sent to an ally over Huawei, the United States government has told Germany to drop the Chinese company from its future plans ...

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US places sanctions on Moscow-Based Evrofinance Mosnarbank

U.S. places sanctions on Moscow-Based Evrofinance Mosnarbank

The U.S. Treasury Department on Monday added Moscow-based Evrofinance Mosnarbank to its sanction list, alleging the bank has attempted to evade U.S. sanctions on Venezuela. The bank, which is jointly ...

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