Elections

Former HUD chief Julian Castro moves toward presidential run

Dec 13, 2018

Texas Democrat Julian Castro, housing chief under President Barack Obama, launches exploratory committee for president as he moves closer to a possible 2020 White House run

AP Interview: Jones says farmers scared by Trump's tariffs

Dec 13, 2018

AP Interview: Democratic Sen. Doug Jones of Alabama tells AP Trump's tariff talk is spooking farmers and others in the deep-red state

The Latest: Michigan House OKs bill to limit ballot drives

Dec 13, 2018

A lame-duck bill that would make it harder to organize ballot drives has passed in the Michigan House as it advances in the Republican-controlled Legislature

Pelosi, foes clinch deal all but paving her way to speaker

Dec 13, 2018

Pelosi all but ensures she will become House speaker after agreeing to limit her tenure to no more than four additional years

National Enquirer owner admits it buried stories for Trump

Dec 13, 2018

Federal prosecutors said Wednesday they will not charge the parent company of the National Enquirer for an illegal hush-money payment

UK's Theresa May: Quiet, steely vicar's daughter

Dec 12, 2018

She is a quiet, determined vicar's daughter who rose to the heights of British political power by outmaneuvering better known, more outspoken men

Trump campaign Russia contacts alarm intelligence experts

Dec 12, 2018

Russian outreach to the Trump campaign has a familiar and alarming pattern to experts in the intelligence field

Ex-Trump lawyer: I take 'full responsibility' for crimes including campaign finance violations and lying to Congress

Dec 12, 2018

Ex-Trump lawyer: I take 'full responsibility' for crimes including campaign finance violations and lying to Congress

AP source: Biden to meet with family as he ponders 2020

Dec 12, 2018

AP source: Biden to hold family deliberations over the holidays on whether to launch another campaign for president

Malaysian ex-PM slapped with new charge over 1MDB scandal

Dec 12, 2018

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has been charged with tampering with the final audit report into a defunct state investment fund, adding to a long list of corruption allegations against him since his ouster in May elections

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