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FILE - In this photo taken April 1, 2012, Lionel Richie arrives at the 47th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas. The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced the recipients of the 2017 Kennedy Center Honors. They are: hip-hop artist LL Cool J, singers Gloria Estefan and Lionel Richie, television writer and producer Norman Lear and dancer Carmen de Lavallade. It’s the 40th year of the awards, which honor people who have influenced American culture through the arts.  (AP Photo/Isaac Brekken, File)
The Latest: Kennedy Center awards to go on without TrumpThe Kennedy Center arts awards program will go on after Trump's decision to cancel traditional White House reception
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Trump Phoenix rally to highlight feisty feud with senatorTrump's rally in Phoenix to highlight escalating feud with Arizona's junior senator
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Report of Ukraine 'witness' to DNC hack stirs confusionReport of Ukraine 'witness' to Democratic National Committee hack stirs confusion
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Trump's new communications director isn't new to his waysTrump's latest White House communications director, Hope Hicks, is new to the job but an old hand when it comes to working with Trump
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Evangelical advisers stay with Trump as others criticize himEvangelical advisers stand by Trump even as those in business and the arts leave him over his Charlottesville remarks
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Trump remarks could sidetrack Democrats from other issuesResponding to Trump's remarks about white supremacist violence could sidetrack Democrats from issues important to a wider range of voters in 2018 midterm elections
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FILE - In this April 29, 2017, file photo, Steve Bannon, chief White House strategist to President Donald Trump is seen in Harrisburg, Pa. According to a source, Bannon is leaving White House post. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
Trump dumps Bannon, who returns to conservative websiteTrump pushes out strategist Steve Bannon, who returns to Breitbart News with goal of 'going to war' with Trump opponents
The Associated Press8 hours ago
FILE - In this April 29, 2017, file photo, Steve Bannon, chief White House strategist to President Donald Trump is seen in Harrisburg, Pa. According to a source, Bannon is leaving White House post. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
The Latest: Steve Bannon returns to Breitbart News siteBreitbart News says Steve Bannon has returned to the website after leaving his position as President Donald Trump's chief strategist
The Associated Press10 hours ago
FILE - In this Feb. 8, 2-17 file photo, U.S. Army Lt. Gen. Stephen Townsend, center, speaks with an Iraqi officer during a tour north of Baghdad, Iraq. Senior U.S. commanders say Iraqi forces are largely set for their next major campaign against Islamic State extremists. Townsend, the top U.S. commander in Iraq, said he sees the Iraqi assault on the IS-held area of Tal Afar “unfolding relatively soon.” (AP Photo/ Ali Abdul Hassan, File)
US: Iraqi forces ready for next battle against IS extremistsSenior U.S. commanders say Iraqi forces are largely set for their next major campaign against Islamic State extremists
The Associated Press11 hours ago
Cameron Padgett, a 23-year-old senior at Georgia State University, is photographed downtown in Atlanta, Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017. Padgett sued, successfully, for white nationalist Richard Spencer to speak at Auburn University in April after the Alabama school tried to cancel the event. Padgett calls himself an "identitarian" _ not a white nationalist _ and insists "advocating for the interests of white people" doesn't make him a racist. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
Charlottesville exposes new threat for college campusesFar-right extremist groups have found college campuses are fertile ground for spreading their message and attracting new followers
The Associated Press11 hours ago
McCain completes round of radiation, chemo for brain cancerThe daughter of U.S. Sen. John McCain of Arizona says the 80-year-old lawmaker has completed the first round of radiation and chemotherapy as he battles an aggressive form of brain cancer
The Associated Press12 hours ago
FILE - In this Aug. 14, 2017 file photo, President Donald Trump walks across the tarmac from Marine One to board Air Force One at Morristown Municipal Airport in Morristown, N.J. Bombarded by the sharpest attacks yet from fellow Republicans, President Donald Trump on Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, dug into his defense of racist groups by attacking members of own party and renouncing the rising movement to pull down monuments to Confederate icons. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)
Soothing the nation? Trump struggles like no other presidentPresident Trump is struggling like no other recent U.S. leader to use his office as a force for unity in times of turmoil or tragedy.
The Associated Press13 hours ago
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