In North Carolina, Voting Controversies Are Common. Here's the Recent History
From high-profile gerrymandering lawsuits to election fraud investigations, the Tar Heel State is at the center of the partisan fight over voting.
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Sri Lanka's Supreme Court says president's actions unlawful
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - Sri Lanka's Supreme Court ruled unanimously Thursday that President Maithripala Sirisena's order to dissolve Parliament and hold new elections was...
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Canseco makes pitch for chief of staff job in tweet to Trump
NEW YORK - Jose Canseco is ready to take a swing at politics. The former major league slugger has made his pitch for a big job at the White House, tweeting Wednesday to...
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The Note: 'Betomania' casts shadow over 2020 field
Somehow, outgoing Rep. Beto O'Rourke just lost a Senate race but is among the biggest names in an enormous field of potential 2020 Democratic candidates.
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On Washington: It Took Quite a Push, but McConnell Finally Allows Criminal Justice Vote
The Republican leader resisted a criminal justice debate for years, but he relented under an immense show of support for the legislation.
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The Oil Industry's Covert Campaign to Rewrite American Car Emissions Rules
Energy giants and conservative groups have been aggressively pushing Trump's rollback of fuel efficiency rules for automobiles, a Times investigation found.
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50 Shades Of Politics
I have written a new book - 50 Shades Of Politics . It offers a hundred short stories, anecdotes, vignettes, and recollections of my 50 years in politics, starting as a deep...
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On Politics: Tabloid Company Agrees to Cooperate in Trump Hush-Money Inquiry
Prosecutors took a big step in their inquiry into payouts made to two women ahead of the 2016 election, saying that The National Enquirer's parent company was cooperating.
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Senate advances measure to end US military support for the Saudi-led war in Yemen
The efforts will largely be fruitless because the House is not expected to take up similar legislation and, even if it made it to Trump, he's not expected to support it.
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What a partial government shutdown during the holidays could look like
If lawmakers fail to strike a spending deal by Dec. 21, a government shutdown will take place. But it would look a little different than past instances.
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Melania Trump Opens Up in Hannity Interview
Melania Trump gave her second televised interview as first lady Wednesday night-and at times, she sounded a lot like her husband. When asked by Fox News ' Sean Hannity what the...
Michael Cohen Sentenced To 3 Years In Prison For Crimes Committed As Trump's...
Cohen has cooperated closely with Robert Mueller's investigation since pleading guilty to a range of offenses earlier this year.
'Michael Cohen is neither a hero nor a patriot': Michael Avenatti reacts to...
Stormy Daniels' lawyer Michael Avenatti said Michael Cohen is not a hero for coming clean. Cohen, Avenatti said, deserves "every day" of his three-year sentence. To Trump...
Nancy Pelosi Backs House Leadership Limits, All But Securing Bid For Speaker
The California Democrat appears to have fended off a challenge to her leadership and would serve no more than four more years as speaker under the deal.
Division 1 hockey preview: BC High, Pope Francis lead the way again
Very little separated BC High and Pope Francis at the end of the 2017-18 high school hockey season. Pope Francis was just 52 seconds away from its first Super Eight...
Ex-Obama Housing Chief Julian Castro Takes Step Toward 2020 Presidential Run
The 44-year-old former San Antonio mayor said he'll announce a decision Jan. 12.
Parkland, Florida School Massacre Panel Recommends Arming Teachers
The Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Commission voted to recommend allowing teachers to carry guns on campus to stop future shootings.
Michael Cohen Sentenced To 3 Years In Prison Following Plea That Implicated...
The onetime fixer for Trump has admitted that he committed financial crimes but also that Trump directed him to arrange hush-money payments to two women. Cohen also says he...
Congress To Make Members Pay Out Of Pocket For Sexual Harassment Settlements
Lawmakers are expected to vote this week to overhaul how Congress handles accusations of sexual misconduct. The deal follows a nearly year-long standoff over member liability...
Tennessee U.S. Rep-Elect Walks Back False Claim That Vaccines Lead To Autism
Rep-elect Mark Green, a doctor, claimed the CDC had "fraudulently managed" data on vaccines.