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US considers shooting down NK missiles that don't pose a direct threat

US considers shooting down NK missiles that don't pose a direct threat

CNN    Politics    1 day(s) ago
As tensions continue to ratchet up with North Korea, CNN has learned that the US is considering shooting down a North Korean ballistic missile even if it does not directly threaten the US or its allies. Read more

WATCH:  Trump set to make 1st address to UN General Assembly

WATCH: Trump set to make 1st address to UN General Assembly

ABC News    Politics    1 day(s) ago
Trump gave a preview of his message at his first United Nations meeting, vowing to help improve and reform the U.N., which he said has "not reached its full potential." Read more

WATCH:  Michael Cohen, Trump's personal lawyer, to appear before Senate intelligence committee

WATCH: Michael Cohen, Trump's personal lawyer, to appear before Senate intelligence committee

ABC News    Politics    1 day(s) ago
Trump has repeatedly denied doing business in Russia, but Cohen is expected to tell investigators that he briefed Trump at least three times about his negotiations to build a Trump Tower in Moscow. Read more

The Note: The Obamacare-gutting bill that is sneaking through Congress

The Note: The Obamacare-gutting bill that is sneaking through Congress

ABC News    Politics    1 day(s) ago
The Graham-Cassidy bill is Republicans' latest effort to repeal Obamacare. Read more

WATCH:  The Note: The world's eyes are on Trump

WATCH: The Note: The world's eyes are on Trump

ABC News    Politics    1 day(s) ago
Trump will address the U.N. General Assembly for the first time as president and Trump's personal lawyer Michael Cohen heads to Capitol Hill to appear before Senate investigators. Read more

Senate investigators postpone meeting with Trump's lawyer

Senate investigators postpone meeting with Trump's lawyer

ABC News    Politics    1 day(s) ago
Senate investigators postponed their scheduled meeting with Donald Trump’s personal lawyer and longtime confidant Michael Cohen on Tuesday. Read more

Trump says the US pays too much to the UN. Well, it's complicated.

Trump says the US pays too much to the UN. Well, it's complicated.

CNN    Politics    1 day(s) ago
President Donald Trump not-so-subtly jabbed world leaders Monday when he said the United Nations needs to make sure "no member state shoulders a disproportionate share of the burden." Read more

One Reason to Take the Latest Obamacare Repeal Seriously, and Three Reasons It Could Fail

One Reason to Take the Latest Obamacare Repeal Seriously, and Three Reasons It Could Fail

New York Times    Politics    1 day(s) ago
The political and procedural hurdles are many, but the hunger for victory among Republicans may overcome all. Read more

Why Trump will be the big winner in next week's Alabama Senate race

Why Trump will be the big winner in next week's Alabama Senate race

CNN    Politics    1 day(s) ago
One week from today, Alabama Sen. Luther Strange and former state Supreme Court Justice Roy Moore will face off in a GOP runoff in the race to replace Attorney General Jeff Sessions in the Senate. The race has drawn lots of national attention, as President Donald Trump and Senate Majority ... Read more

Trump joins the UN club he once derided

Trump joins the UN club he once derided

CNN    Politics    1 day(s) ago
President Donald Trump used the United Nations as a foil on the campaign trail in 2016, slamming it for its "utter weakness and incompetence" and arguing that it is "not a friend of freedom." Read more

Democrats Mount Effort to Recruit Women as State Attorneys General

Democrats Mount Effort to Recruit Women as State Attorneys General

New York Times    Politics    1 day(s) ago
Few Democratic state officeholders are women, a shortfall the party is seeking to fix. Read more

Health Bill Tests a Signature Senate Bond: John McCain and Lindsey Graham

Health Bill Tests a Signature Senate Bond: John McCain and Lindsey Graham

New York Times    Politics    1 day(s) ago
The bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act bears the name of Mr. Graham, but Mr. McCain, who helped sink an earlier repeal attempt, has remained undecided. Read more

Media mob savages Sean Spicer for an Emmy Joke he saw as harmless fun

Media mob savages Sean Spicer for an Emmy Joke he saw as harmless fun

Fox News    Politics    1 day(s) ago
There’s little shock in how the Emmys turned into another Trump-bashing festival. Yawn. Read more

Obama cashes in on Wall Street appearances, report says

Obama cashes in on Wall Street appearances, report says

Fox News    Politics    1 day(s) ago
Former President Barack Obama has been a busy man. Read more

Harvard alumni calling to rescind fellowship invitations to Spicer and Lewandowski

Harvard alumni calling to rescind fellowship invitations to Spicer and Lewandowski

Fox News    Politics    1 day(s) ago
More than 600 Harvard University alumni have signed a letter calling to rescind fellowship invitations to Corey Lewandowski and Sean Spicer. Read more

Right and Left React to Hillary Clinton’s Reckoning With the 2016 Race

Right and Left React to Hillary Clinton’s Reckoning With the 2016 Race

New York Times    Politics    1 day(s) ago
Writers from across the political spectrum on Mrs. Clinton’s new book reflecting on her failed bid for the presidency. Read more

Obamacare repeal is an ideological crusade past its sell-by date. Give it up, GOP

Obamacare repeal is an ideological crusade past its sell-by date. Give it up, GOP

USA Today    Politics    1 day(s) ago
Like some Dickensian ghost of health battles past comes the spectral coda of Graham-Cassidy-Heller. If only facts and data had this many lives. Read more

Donald Trump Jr., Conway to end Secret Service protection

Donald Trump Jr., Conway to end Secret Service protection

Fox News    Politics    2 day(s) ago
Donald Trump Jr., his wife Vanessa Trump, and Kellyanne Conway are dropping Secret Service protection, Fox News has confirmed. Read more

How Obamacare repeal came back with a fury

How Obamacare repeal came back with a fury

CNN    Politics    2 day(s) ago
Republicans have until the end of September to pass Obamacare repeal using only 50 votes, and they're moving surprisingly quickly Read more