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The Supreme Court is seen in Washington, early Monday, June 15, 2020. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
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June 30, 2020 - 11:12 am
By MARK SHERMAN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Tuesday made it easier for religious schools to obtain public funds, upholding a Montana scholarship program that allows state tax credits for private schooling. The court’s 5-4 ruling, with conservatives in the majority, came...
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Workers wearing protective gear disinfect as a precaution against the new coronavirus in a class at a high school in Busan, South Korea, Saturday, May 30, 2020.
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AP News
May 30, 2020 - 9:29 am
EU urges Trump to rethink cutting funding to WHO
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President Donald Trump speaks during a Cabinet Meeting in the East Room of the White House, Tuesday, May 19, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
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AP News
May 20, 2020 - 9:24 am
President Donald Trump threatened Wednesday to hold up coronavirus relief money for Michigan after he said that the state had sent absentee ballots to millions of voters.
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FILE - In this Feb. 24 file photo, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director General of the World Health Organization, addresses a press conference about the update on COVID-19 at the WHO headquarters. (Salvatore Di Nolfi/Keystone via AP, File)
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AP News
May 19, 2020 - 9:08 am
Experts: Trump's threats to WHO could undercut global health
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Jeff Katz
February 13, 2020 - 1:49 pm
Joe Biden tried to reassure supporters that everything is fine with his campaign, but is everything fine? Read more below.
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Jeff Katz
February 13, 2020 - 1:34 pm
Once the Democratic frontrunner, Joe Biden is now seeing major donors pulling their money after his Iowa and New Hampshire results. Is the end near for Joe?
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Jeff Katz
July 11, 2019 - 4:16 pm
Virginia Rep. Bobby Scott (D-3rd) told a group of educators Tuesday that segregation in schools is still alive and well in terms of wage gaps between white and black Americans evident in real estate taxes. This has lead to a disparity in funding for majority-black schools through real estate taxes...
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February 12, 2019 - 2:57 pm
By ANDREW TAYLOR and ALAN FRAM , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Tuesday he's "unhappy" with a hard-won agreement to prevent a new government shutdown and finance construction of more barriers along the U.S.-Mexico border, but he didn't say whether or not he would...
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January 09, 2019 - 1:31 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he thinks he and the Democrats are "getting closer" to a deal to end the budget stalemate that has partially shut down the government despite no evidence that any progress has been made. And he's suggesting the partial government shutdown could be "a...
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May 23, 2018 - 2:23 pm
By EDDIE PELLS , AP National Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers used an emotionally charged House subcommittee hearing to get answers about what they portrayed as the U.S. Olympic Committee's slow-moving, underfunded response to a steadily widening sex-abuse scandal in Olympic sports. CEO Shellie...
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