National Politics

DHS intel report disputes threat posed by travel ban nations

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Trump cited terrorism concerns as the primary reason he signed the sweeping temporary travel ban in late January.Read more

Kasich: Trump 'listened very carefully' about Medicaid

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The governor says he shared his ideas on potential changes to former President Barack Obama's health care law with Trump during the meeting.Read more

News outlets blocked from attending White House media briefing

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Several news organizations were blocked from attending an off-camera press gaggle at the White House Friday.Read more

President Trump says welfare reform is coming

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President Donald Trump is signaling more reforms are ahead for the nation's welfare system. He tells conservatives that "it's time for all Americans to get off welfare and get back to work."Read more

Caitlyn Jenner calls Trump transgender decision 'a disaster'

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Jenner addresses Trump in a video posted Thursday night on Twitter.Read more

Homeland Security chief: No use of military for deportations

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Only hours earlier, President Donald Trump suggested the opposite.Read more

Former House speaker predicts 'Obamacare' won't be repealed

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Boehner spoke at a health care conference in Orlando. His remarks were reported by Politico.Read more

Alan Colmes, liberal voice on Fox, dead at 66

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Alan Colmes, the radio and television host and commentator best known as the amiable liberal foil to the hard-right Sean Hannity on the Fox News Channel, has died.Read more

Trump to meet with Kasich, former rival, critic

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White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer says the Ohio governor reached out to request a meeting with Trump "on multiple occasions."Read more

Trump denounces 'horrible' threats against Jewish centers

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President Donald Trump on Tuesday denounced recent threats against Jewish community centers as "horrible ... painful" and said more must be done "to root out hate and prejudice and evil."Read more

Millions targeted for possible deportation under Trump rules

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The Homeland Security Department is greatly expanding the number of people living in the U.S. illegally who are considered a deportation priority.Read more

Ohio bill would require teaching cursive writing in schools

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Some state lawmakers want to bring back cursive handwriting in class.Read more

Thousands of demonstrators across US say 'Not My President'

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Thousands of demonstrators turned out Monday across the U.S. to challenge Donald Trump in a Presidents Day protest dubbed Not My President's Day.Read more

Trump taps military strategist as national security adviser

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President Donald Trump has tapped Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as his new national security adviser.Read more

How often have athletes snubbed the White House?

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Since the tradition of inviting sports champions to the nation's most famous home really began to take off under President Reagan, some two dozen athletes have turned down the opportunity.Read more

Ohio lawmaker seeks ban on suspending young students

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An Ohio lawmaker is considering legislation to ban suspensions and expulsions of students in the third grade or younger unless a student threatens to harm.Read more