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Texas city requires no Israel boycott for hurricane reliefA civil rights group is calling unconstitutional a Houston suburb's hurricane repair grant program that requires individuals to not boycott Israel as a condition of receiving any money
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Defense Secretary Jim Mattis walks up stairs as he arrives on Capitol Hill for a meeting with Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, to discuss the ambush that killed four soldiers on an operation in the African nation of Niger, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017 in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
The Latest: White House defends Kelly in fight over war deadThe White House is defending chief of staff John Kelly after he mischaracterized the remarks of Florida Rep. Frederica Wilson
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President Donald Trump shakes hands with UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres during a meeting in the Oval Office of the White House, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Trump: UN has 'tremendous potential' under new leadershipPresident Donald Trump says the United Nations has "tremendous potential" that "hasn't been used over the years nearly as it should be." Trump is meeting with U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres
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John Kerry bashes Trump on climate, Department of State jobsFormer U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is faulting President Donald Trump's administration for failing to fill many diplomatic positions and top Department of State posts and is criticizing his stance on climate change
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Activists with Planned Parenthood demonstrate in support of a pregnant 17-year-old being held in a Texas facility for unaccompanied immigrant children to obtain an abortion, outside of the Department of Health and Human Services in Washington, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
DC court blocks for now immigrant teen's access to abortionA Washington appeals court is blocking for now an abortion sought by a pregnant 17-year-old immigrant being held in a Texas facility
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Appeals court takes early look at lawsuits in DACA casesA federal appeals will get an early look at President Trump's decision to end a program protecting some young immigrants from deportation
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, file photo, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaks to a student at a job training center in Cleveland. On Friday, Oct. 20, Yellen is scheduled to speak at the British Embassy in Washington on the subject of monetary policy since the financial crisis. (AP Photo/Dake Kang, File)
Trump: Considering Powell and Taylor for Fed's top 2 postsTrump opens door to dual Federal Reserve appointments of Powell and Taylor
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Trump signs order allowing recall of more retired pilotsPresident Donald Trump has signed an executive order that will allow the Air Force to address what the Pentagon says is a serious pilot shortage
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White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders calls on a member of the media during the daily briefing in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
Charges, insults fly after Trump aide assails congresswomanVideo undercuts part of Kelly's rebuke of Florida congresswoman
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Speaker of the House Paul Ryan applauds as attendees to the 72nd Annual Alfred E. Smith Memorial Foundation dinner are announced Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
Q&A on the GOP effort to overhaul the nation's tax systemDivided Republicans in Congress are tackling an ambitious overhaul of the nation's tax system that would deeply cut levies for corporations and double the standard deduction used by most average Americans
The Associated Press4 hours ago
US senator's illness raises what-if scenarios in home stateA Mississippi senator's frail appearance on Capitol Hill this week has raised questions that make some of his home-state supporters downright queasy
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FILE - In this Oct. 16, 2017, file photo, Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl returns to the Fort Bragg courthouse after a lunch break on Fort Bragg, N.C. The White House says military justice cases must be “resolved on its own facts” after Bergdahl argued that President Donald Trump’s past criticism prevented him from receiving a fair trial. The White House issued a statement regarding military justice on Oct. 20 that does not mention Bergdahl by name. It says Trump “expects all military personnel” in the military justice process “to exercise their independent professional judgment.” (Andrew Craft/The Fayetteville Observer via AP, File)
White House: No required sentences in military justice casesThe White House says a military justice case must be "resolved on its own facts" after Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl argued that President Donald Trump's criticism prevented him from receiving a fair sentence
The Associated Press4 hours ago
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