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  • Associated Press

    Utah mayor killed in Afghanistan had 'loved Afghan people'

    OGDEN, Utah (Nov. 17, 2018) — A Utah mayor killed while serving in the National Guard in Afghanistan had “loved the Afghan people” and was a man of conviction, confidence and compassion, family and military leaders said at a public funeral Saturday.

  • Associated Press

    Trump tours Paradise area, calls wildfire a 'really bad one'

    PARADISE, Calif. (Nov. 17, 2018)— From the ashes of a mobile home and RV park, President Donald Trump said Saturday he came to the heart of California’s killer wildfire to fully grasp the scale of the desolation wrought on the landscape.

  • Associated Press

    Democrats gear up for more digital spending in 2020

    WASHINGTON (Nov. 17, 2018) — One of the largest outside Democratic groups says ramped-up spending on digital advertising played a key role in midterm battleground races, offering a lesson for potential presidential contenders in 2020.

  • Associated Press

    Pelosi sees vocal opposition to her return as House speaker

    WASHINGTON (November 16, 2018) — If it was up to most of the Democratic Party, Nancy Pelosi would be the obvious choice to become speaker of the House. But within the ranks of the chamber’s Democratic majority, there’s a small but persistent group pushing to topple her return as the first woman with the gavel.

  • Associated Press

    Obama judge sides with Nelson in Florida ballot battle

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (November 15, 2018) — A federal judge is giving thousands of Florida voters until this weekend to fix their ballots if they haven't been counted due to mismatched signatures.

  • Associated Press

    Utah Republican behind in tight race sues to halt vote count

    SALT LAKE CITY (November 14, 2018) — Republican U.S. Rep. Mia Love sued Wednesday to halt vote counting in the Utah race where she is narrowly trailing her Democratic challenger.

  • Associated Press

    Mattis defends use of military on US-Mexico border

    WASHINGTON (November 14, 2018) — Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on Wednesday defended the use of active duty troops on the U.S.-Mexican border. 

  • Associated Press

    Trump ally Kevin McCarthy selected to lead House GOP

    WASHINGTON (November 14, 2018)) — Republican Kevin McCarthy easily won an internal party election Wednesday to take over the shrunken House GOP caucus, a familiar role for the underestimated scrapper whose top priority will be to protect President Donald Trump's agenda and try to build the party back to retake the majority.

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