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Sarah Sanders replaces Spicer as press secretary

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Trump says in a statement read by Sanders that he's "grateful" for departing press secretary Sean Spicer's "work on behalf of my administration and the American people."Read more

Kentucky told to pay attorney fees in same-sex marriage case

Kentucky told to pay attorney fees in same-sex marriage case

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A federal judge has ordered Kentucky taxpayers to pay more than $220,000 in attorneys' fees for an elected county clerk who caused a national uproar by refusing to issue...Read more

Sean Spicer resigns as White House press secretary

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White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer has resigned over hiring of new communications aide, according to AP sources.Read more

US to ban Americans from traveling to North Korea

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The Trump administration will ban American citizens from traveling to North Korea, U.S. officials said Friday, following the death of university student Otto Warmbier...Read more

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

Sessions staying as attorney general despite Trump rebuke

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Trump on Wednesday told The New York Times he never would have tapped Sessions for the job had he known a recusal was coming.Read more

McConnell prods senators on health care bill, amid dim odds

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Nursing a slender 52-48 majority, McConnell has been unable to muster the 50 votes he'd need to approve his party's health care overhaul.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