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November 12, 2018 - 3:47 pm
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A recently defeated Republican congressman is blaming the Democratic House takeover on the late Republican Sen. John McCain's vote against repealing the Affordable Care Act. First-term Minnesota Rep. Jason Lewis argued in a Wall Street Journal opinion piece first published...
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November 05, 2018 - 1:46 pm
By SONIA PEREZ D. and MARK STEVENSON , Associated Press MEXICO CITY (AP) — Thousands of exhausted migrants from the Central American caravan trudged along highways Monday toward Mexico City, where officials prepared a sports stadium to accommodate them as they try to reach the U.S. border still...
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October 30, 2018 - 4:52 pm
By CATHERINE LUCEY, JILL COLVIN and COLLEEN LONG , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Thousands of U.S. troops to stop an "invasion" of migrants. Visions of tent cities for asylum seekers. An end for the Constitution's guarantee of birthright citizenship. With his eyes squarely on next Tuesday's...
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October 22, 2018 - 3:22 pm
By LYNN ELBER , AP Television Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — The results are in for an impassioned national election that put the popularity of candidates Jane Austen, J.R.R. Tolkien and J.K. Rowling on the line. The effort to discover America's best-loved novel — and promote reading — ends with the...
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September 25, 2018 - 2:01 pm
By MAE ANDERSON , AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Nike caused an uproar earlier this month with its ad featuring former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick that debuted just as the football season was about to begin. But the shoe maker's stock is up and sales have been steady. The furor seems to...
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September 01, 2018 - 10:38 am
WASHINGTON (AP) President Donald Trump is tweeting out a series of long-standing grievances as an elite political crowd gathers for Sen. John McCain's memorial service. Trump wasn't invited to the service at Washington National Cathedral, where former Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama will...
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August 27, 2018 - 12:22 pm
By MELISSA DANIELS and NICHOLAS RICCARDI , Associated Press; Associated Press writer Ken Thomas contributed from Washington. PHOENIX (AP) — Sen. John McCain's death in office has handed Arizona's governor an empty Senate seat to give out — and a difficult political puzzle to solve before he does...
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August 21, 2018 - 12:05 pm
By GARANCE BURKE and MARTHA MENDOZA , Associated Press At least three dozen immigrant recruits who were booted from the U.S. Army after enlisting with a promised pathway to citizenship are being brought back to serve, according to court records filed Monday. Since Aug. 17, the U.S. Army has...
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August 13, 2018 - 12:59 pm
By SCOTT BAUER , Associated Press MADISON, Wis. (AP) — President Donald Trump's call for a boycott of Harley-Davidson motorcycles forced Gov. Scott Walker and other Republicans to either criticize the president or stick with the Milwaukee-based company just ahead of Tuesday's primary where Trump...
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August 11, 2018 - 10:52 am
By JIM ARMSTRONG , AP Sports Writer MAKUHARI, Japan (AP) — Pitcher Rachel Garcia drove in the winning run in the eighth inning Saturday to lift the United States to a 4-3 win over Japan and into the final of the women's world softball championship. With a runner on third base, Garcia hit a line...
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