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AUSTIN, Texas — U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is defending a "sanctuary city" ban in front of a Texas sheriff who had stopped honoring...
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PROVIDENCE, R.I. — A Rhode Island lawmaker says she has no plans to give state police the name of a more senior legislator who...
Bannon brings message of Republican revolt to California

LOS ANGELES — Former White House adviser Steve Bannon wants to oust Republican senators he feels are disloyal to President Donald Trump. But when...
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UNITED NATIONS — The U.N. says two peacekeepers in Central African Republic have been wounded in clashes with mostly Christian anti-Balaka militias who attacked...
Women, did you serve? Memorial needs $$ at 20th anniversary

ARLINGTON, Va. — A national memorial to military women is celebrating its 20th anniversary. ...
Q&A on the GOP effort to overhaul the nation’s tax system

WASHINGTON — Divided Republicans in Congress are tackling an ambitious overhaul of the nation's tax system that would deeply cut levies for corporations and...
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HONOLULU — A former Honolulu police chief who retired amid a federal investigation into department-wide corruption and his prosecutor wife were indicted and then...
Rio Olympic head leaves prison; will face corruption charges

RIO DE JANEIRO — Carlos Nuzman, who headed last year's Rio de Janeiro Olympics, left prison Friday after his arrest two weeks ago on...
Arctic refuge drilling closer as Senate moves to open site

WASHINGTON — Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is one step closer to oil and gas drilling. ...
Top Dems nix White House demands to alter health care deal

WASHINGTON — Top Senate Democrats rejected White House demands Friday to add provisions weakening the Obama health care law to a bipartisan deal on...

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