National Politics

Despite cancer diagnosis, McCain says, 'I'll be back soon'

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The 80-year-old McCain, the GOP's presidential nominee in 2008 and six-term Arizona lawmaker, was diagnosed with glioblastoma, an aggressive type of brain cancer.Read more

Sen. John McCain's brain tumor is particularly aggressive type

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The senator had undergone surgery last week to have a blood clot removed from above his left eye, and that clot turned out to be a sign that a tumor called a...Read more

Trump rages at Sessions in New York Times interview

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President Donald Trump told The New York Times in an interview Wednesday that he never would have appointed Jeff Sessions as attorney general had he known Sessions...Read more

Sen. McCain diagnosed with brain tumor after clot is removed

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Sen. John McCain has been diagnosed with an aggressive type of brain tumor.Read more

Trump campaign inner circle called before Senate committees

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Members of the Trump campaign's inner circle, including his eldest son and son-in-law, are being called before Senate committees next week to talk about the 2016...Read more

CBO: Latest health bill would leave 32 million more uninsured in 2026

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The CBO score also projects 17 million more people would become uninsured next year, compared to current law.Read more

Justices allow strict enforcement of Trump refugee ban

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The Supreme Court is granting the Trump administration's request to more strictly enforce its ban on refugees, at least until a federal appeals court weighs in.Read more

Trump tweets health bill 'will get even better' at lunch

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In a last-ditch effort to revive the bill, Trump invited all 52 Republicans to the White House, a day after the GOP's seven-year quest crashed and burned in a...Read more

Trump to nominate Jon Huntsman as US ambassador to Russia

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President Donald Trump announced his intention Tuesday to nominate former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman to be U.S. ambassador to Russia.If confirmed, the former 2012...Read more

President Trump to host rally in Youngstown

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The president's rally will be held Tuesday at the Covelli Centre.Read more

Trump had second conversation with Putin in Germany

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President Donald Trump had a second, previously undisclosed conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin at a summit in Germany earlier this month.Read more

Dennis Hastert released from prison in Minnesota

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Hastert was sentenced to 15 months in prison in April 2016 in a banking violations case that revealed accusations he had sexually abused teenagers while coaching...Read more

2 more GOP senators oppose health bill, killing it for now

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The announcements from Sens. Mike Lee of Utah and Jerry Moran of Kansas left the Republican Party's long-promised efforts to get rid of President Barack Obama's health...Read more

Cast of characters populates the Trump campaign-Russia drama

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A billionaire real estate mogul, his pop singer son and a music promoter. A property lawyer, Russia's prosecutor general and a Russian-American lobbyist.Read more

Face The State with Scott Light | July 16, 2017

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This week: Education and tests scores, civility in politics and family health care.Read more

Senator selling stock after AP ties company to Mexican labor

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An Indiana senator and longtime critic of outsourcing jobs to foreign countries announced Friday that he's selling his stock in his family's arts and crafts company...Read more