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Thousands of candles are arranged in the shape of the Milky Way to celebrate Tanabata, a Japanese star festival, at Zojoji Temple in Tokyo, July 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
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July 22, 2019 - 1:02 pm
By The Associated Press The Summer Olympics will return to Tokyo next year for the first time since 1964. The world's best athletes will be on display, of course, but so will Japan's sprawling capital — a dense mix of the traditional and the eccentric. Small shrines and ancient temples nestle...
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Jeff Katz
July 09, 2019 - 11:54 am
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi criticized President Trump's push for a citizenship question on the U.S. census, saying the president is just trying to "Make America White Again." She also said the question is "not what our founders had in mind." Pelosi said in a press conference, "they want to make...
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(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
July 05, 2019 - 11:30 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he is considering an executive order to try to force inclusion of a citizenship question as part of the 2020 Census. Trump is telling reporters Friday as he departs the White House for a weekend in New Jersey that it's among four or five options he's...
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July 03, 2019 - 1:18 pm
By BRIAN SLODYSKO, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic primary front-runner Joe Biden reported on Wednesday that he raised $21.5 million since launching his White House bid, a sum that has the former vice president trailing Pete Buttigieg, an Indiana mayor who was virtually unknown a few...
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July 02, 2019 - 11:31 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's reelection campaign says it raised $105 million during the second fundraising quarter. The campaign said Tuesday it has a whopping $100 million in cash on hand. Campaign manager Brad Parscale says the total is "a testament to the overwhelming support" for...
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July 01, 2019 - 11:15 am
By BRIAN SLODYSKO Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrat Pete Buttigieg said Monday that he took in $24.8 million during the second fundraising quarter, more than triple what the South Bend, Indiana, mayor raised during the first three months of the year for his surprise hit presidential...
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June 27, 2019 - 1:34 pm
By LAURIE KELLMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Same stage. Same rules. But the Democrats' second back-to back debate is fueled by star power. Debate night No. 2 marks the first time top-tier presidential candidates will confront one another in person over who is best fit to lead the...
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June 27, 2019 - 11:00 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is forbidding President Donald Trump's administration from adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census for now. The court says the Trump administration's explanation for wanting to add the question was "more of a distraction" than an explanation. It's...
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(Jennifer King/Miami Herald via AP)
June 26, 2019 - 1:00 pm
By LAURIE KELLMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Sixty seconds for answers, a television audience of millions and, for some candidates, a first chance to introduce themselves to voters. The back-to-back Democratic presidential debates beginning Wednesday are exercises in competitive sound...
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June 26, 2019 - 8:49 am
By LAURIE KELLMAN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Sixty seconds for answers, a television audience of millions and, for some candidates, a first chance to introduce themselves to voters. The back-to-back Democratic presidential debates beginning Wednesday are exercises in competitive sound bites...
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