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Trump, Dems bicker; gov't shutdown threatened

Trump, Dems bicker; gov’t shutdown threatenedArguing in public with Democratic leaders, Trump threatened repeatedly to shut down the government over a border wall
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Politics

Flynn, Manafort to make arguments in Russia probe

Flynn, Manafort to make arguments in Russia probeMichael Flynn and Paul Manafort hope to ease the punishment they could face for their crimes
  • Politics
  • 51 minutes ago
Michigan

House panel OKs Line 5 tunnel bill amid opposition; full House vote expected

House panel OKs Line 5 tunnel bill amid oppositionThe House is expected to consider legislation that would create an authority to oversee the construction of a Line 5 tunnel in the Straits of Mackinac
  • Michigan
  • 1 hour, 38 minutes ago
Politics

For several reasons, Dems cautious about the ‘I’ word

For several reasons, Democrats cautious about the ‘I’ wordHere are five reasons Democrats aren’t ready to impeach Trump
  • Politics
  • 4 hours, 31 minutes ago
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Some Trump allies begin to worry about investigations

Some Trump allies starting to worry about investigationsTrump’s intensifying legal troubles are unnerving some of his fellow Republicans
  • Politics
  • 5 hours, 37 minutes ago
Nation

More time may be needed for N.C. election decision
More time may be needed to decide if a new congressional district election is necessary due to absentee ballot fraud

More time may be needed for N.C. election decisionMore time may be needed to decide if a new congressional district election is necessary due to absentee ballot fraud
  • Nation
  • 15 hours, 24 minutes ago
Politics

Judge sets court date for Paul Manafort

Judge sets court date for Paul ManafortThe scheduling conference will take place Wednesday for President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman
  • Politics
  • 16 hours, 36 minutes ago
Politics

Scramble is on to find new White House chief of staff

Scramble is on to find new White House chief of staffWanted: Top aide to most powerful leader in world. Chief qualification: Willing to take the job.
  • Politics
  • 19 hours, 40 minutes ago
Politics

In likely deal, accused Russian agent case ‘resolved’

In possible plea deal, accused Russian agent case ‘resolved’Prosecutors allege Butina, 30, gathered intelligence on American officials and political organizations
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  • 16 hours, 40 minutes ago
Politics

Trump: Any crime committed over hush money was by Cohen

Trump: Any crime committed over hush money was by CohenThe president further distanced himself from Cohen, placing responsibility for any crimes on his former personal lawyer
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  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Politics

House Dems raise prospect of Trump jail time

House Dems raise prospect of Trump jail timeTop House Democrats on Sunday raised the prospect of impeachment or almost-certain prison time for President Donald Trump if it’s proved that he directed illegal hush-money payments to women.
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  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Politics

Pence aide out of running to be Trump chief of staff

Pence aide out of running to be Trump’s next chief of staffDonald Trump’s top pick to replace chief of staff John Kelly, Nick Ayers, is no longer expected to fill the role.
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  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Michigan

Congress unlikely to move swiftly to fix female genital mutilation ban issue

Congress unlikely to fix genital mutilation ban issueLegal experts say Congress could revise the federal ban on female genital mutilation to pass muster, but lawmakers are unlikely to move swiftly.
  • Michigan
  • 2 days, 13 hours ago
Politics

Excerpts: James Comey's testimony on Clinton, FBI probe

Excerpts: James Comey’s testimony on Clinton, FBI probeThese are some of the highlights from the 235-page redacted transcript released on Saturday by Republican lawmakers
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  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
World

China: Detention of Huawei exec ‘vile in nature’

China: Detention of Huawei exec ‘vile in nature’China summoned the Canadian ambassador to protest the detention of a top executive of leading Chinese tech giant Huawei
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  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Wayne County

John Dingell on America's 'uncivil war' and how to fix it

John Dingell on how to fix America’s ‘uncivil war’A new book by ex-U.S. Rep. John Dingell of Michigan laments the nation's widening polarization, saying it may take decades if not generations to heal.
  • Wayne County
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Politics

Can a sitting president be indicted while in office?

Can a sitting president be indicted while in office?The question of whether a president can even be prosecuted while in office is a matter of legal dispute
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  • 2 days, 18 hours ago
Politics

Comey: Russia investigation looked at 4 Americans

Comey: Russia investigation looked at 4 AmericansComey did not identify those being investigated but said Donald Trump, then the Republican candidate, was not among them
  • Politics
  • 2 days, 18 hours ago
Nation

For first time, prosecutors connect Trump to a federal crime

For first time, prosecutors connect Trump to a federal crimeThere’s no ambiguity that prosecutors believe Cohen’s act was criminal and Trump was directly involved, a remarkable disclosure with potential political and legal ramifications
  • Nation
  • 2 days, 20 hours ago
Nation

Trump says chief of staff John Kelly to leave at year’s end

Trump: John Kelly to leave at year’s endPresident Donald Trump says chief of staff John Kelly will leave his job at the end of the year
  • Nation
  • 2 days, 20 hours ago
Nation

Trump picks Gen. Mark Milley as next top military adviser

Trump picks Gen. Milley as next top military adviserPresident Donald Trump announced Saturday that he’s picked a battle-hardened commander who oversaw troops in Iraq and Afghanistan to be the nation’s next top military adviser
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  • 2 days, 20 hours ago
Nation

Closer legal peril for Trump in probes; he sees no collusion

Closer legal peril for Trump in probesCourt filings capped a dramatic week of revelations in Mueller’s probe into possible coordination between the Trump campaign and the Kremlin
  • Nation
  • 2 days, 21 hours ago
Nation

Ex-Trump fixer Michael Cohen portrayed as greedy opportunist

Michael Cohen portrayed as greedy opportunistCohen is facing the possibility of roughly four years in prison for crimes that include tax evasion and helping to coordinate hush money payments
  • Nation
  • 2 days, 20 hours ago
Michigan

Embezzlement probe clouds GOP senator's campaign finance push

Embezzlement probe clouds campaign finance pushThe campaign treasurer for Sen. Dave Robertson, who wants to overhaul campaign finance oversight, is a suspect in a state police embezzlement probe.
  • Michigan
  • 3 days, 2 hours ago
Michigan

Medical pot board stiff-arms pot firm for Calvin Johnson with 'fabricated' concerns

Medical pot board stiff-arms Calvin JohnsonLicensed medical pot businesses can obtain weed from registered primary caregivers temporarily to supplement newly minted medical marijuana growers.
  • Michigan
  • 3 days, 3 hours ago
Michigan

Snyder not at peace with Flint water crisis as he preps to leave office

Snyder not at peace with Flint water crisisMichigan Gov. Rick Snyder says he'll "always have issues" with the lead contamination of Flint's water and how the matter was handled by his experts.
  • Michigan
  • 3 days, 3 hours ago
Politics

US: Illegal hush-money paid at Trump’s ‘direction’

US: Illegal hush-money paid at Trump’s ‘direction’The Justice Department says Donald Trump directed illegal payments to buy the silence of women
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  • 3 days, 14 hours ago
Politics

US: Cohen met with Russian offering 'political synergy'

US: Cohen offered Russian ‘political synergy’The new details about Mueller’s investigation are set to become public as Trump continues to lash out at the probe
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  • 3 days, 13 hours ago
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House GOP unhappy with Comey’s answers

House GOP unhappy with Comey’s answersHouse Republicans interviewed James Comey behind closed doors Friday
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  • 3 days, 17 hours ago
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Trump says he’s nominating William Barr for attorney general

Trump says he’ll nominate William Barr as AGBarr would to take over after Jeff Sessions was ousted from the position last month
  • Politics
  • 3 days, 22 hours ago
Politics

Tillerson describes Trump as ‘pretty undisciplined’

Tillerson describes Trump as ‘pretty undisciplined’Tillerson says Trump repeatedly wanted to violate the law, describing him as "undisciplined" and uninterested in details
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  • 3 days, 20 hours ago
Politics

Trump signs funding stopgap, setting fight on wall

Trump signs funding stopgap, setting holiday fight on wallTrump has signed a stopgap spending bill to fund key government departments for two-weeks
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  • 4 days, 1 hour ago
Michigan

Michigan's new marijuana law brings confusion

Michigan’s new marijuana law brings confusionRecreational marijuana became legal in Michigan on Thursday, though many remain confused on its rules
  • Michigan
  • 4 days ago
Politics

Trump to make announcement on Joint Chiefs of staff

Trump to make announcement on Joint Chiefs of staffTrump said he’ll be making an announcement on Saturday concerning the Joint Chiefs of Staff
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  • 4 days, 1 hour ago
Politics

Trump names State spokeswoman Nauert for UN ambassador

Trump nominates Nauert for UN ambassadorHeather Nauert had little experience in government before joining the administration in April 2017
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  • 4 days, 2 hours ago
Michigan

Michigan House votes to cut by more than half days for shooting legal fireworks

House cuts in half days for legal fireworksLawmakers approve changes to fireworks law that would decrease number of days to use fireworks
  • Michigan
  • 4 days, 3 hours ago
Nation

Appeals to Scott Walker: Don’t stain legacy, veto bills

Appeals to Scott Walker: Don’t stain legacy, veto billsIf that doesn’t work, Gov.-elect Tony Evers, said he might sue
  • Nation
  • 4 days, 15 hours ago
Politics

NC Democrat drops race concession amid probe

NC Democrat drops race concession amid probeDan McCready withdrew his concession Thursday as state officials investigated allegations of absentee ballot fraud
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  • 4 days, 15 hours ago
Nation

NY Times: Trump resort hired undocumented workers

NY Times: Trump resort hired undocumented workersTwo women hired to clean at one of Trump’s golf resorts in New Jersey say they were in the country illegally at the time
  • Nation
  • 4 days, 16 hours ago
World

Why Huawei arrest deepens conflict between US and China

Huawei arrest deepens US, China conflictMeng Wanzhou was arrested in a case that adds to technology tensions with D.C. and threatens to complicate trade talks
  • World
  • 4 days, 18 hours ago
Michigan

GOP power play ramps up in Michigan Senate; Clinton calls it 'anti-democratic'

GOP power play ramps up in Michigan SenateMichigan's GOP-led Senate approved legislation shifting campaign finance enforcement from Democratic Secretary of State-elect Benson to a new panel.
  • Michigan
  • 4 days, 19 hours ago
GM

GM's Barra defends plant closings to Mich. lawmakers

Barra defends plant closings to Mich. lawmakersIn meeting with Michigan's congressional delegation in Washington, GM CEO Mary Barra did not waver from plans to idle factories
  • GM
  • 4 days, 19 hours ago
Nation

Former Attorney General William Barr contender for old job
William Barr, who served as attorney general under President George H.W. Bush, has emerged as a leading contender

Former AG William Barr contender for old jobWilliam Barr, who served as attorney general under President George H.W. Bush, has emerged as a leading contender
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  • 4 days, 21 hours ago
Politics

Senators wrestle with rebuke of Saudis for Khashoggi killing

Senators wrestle with rebuke for Khashoggi killingSenators are considering multiple pieces of legislation to formally rebuke Saudi Arabia for the slaying of journalist Jamal Khashoggi
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 22 hours ago
Nation

Pelosi takes hard line on Trump’s wall ahead of meeting

Pelosi takes hard line on Trump’s wallHouse Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi on Thursday rejected the idea of paying for President Donald Trump’s border wall
  • Nation
  • 4 days, 22 hours ago
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