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Trump pushes tough immigration stance in Nevada appearance

Jun. 23, 2018 11:12 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Eager to keep the Republican Party in control of the Senate, President Donald Trump pressed his tough anti-illegal immigration stance before supporters Saturday, saying "we have to be very strong" as he sought to help boost the candidacy of a one-time critic. Trump was in Las Vegas to...

DOJ gives Congress new classified documents on Russia probe

Jun. 23, 2018 9:26 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department says it has given House Republicans new classified information related to the Russia investigation after lawmakers had threatened to hold officials in contempt of Congress or even impeach them. A spokeswoman for House Speaker Paul Ryan said Saturday that the...

The Latest: Trump promotes tax cuts, reduced regulations

Jun. 23, 2018 9:25 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's visit to Nevada (all times local): 2:30 p.m. President Donald Trump is promoting his administration's business policies, particularly tax cuts, during a roundtable on tax reform in Las Vegas. The "USA Open for Business" event follows Trump's speech...

Warren tells Nevada Democrats 'soul of our country' at stake

Jun. 23, 2018 7:26 PM EDT

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Declaring the "soul of our country is at stake," Sen. Elizabeth Warren told Nevada Democrats Saturday they will play a pivotal role in November's midterm elections on the road to taking back the White House in 2020. "Change is coming," said the Massachusetts Democrat, who is considered a...

Sanders says she was told to leave Virginia restaurant

Jun. 23, 2018 7:16 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders was booted from a Virginia restaurant because she works for President Donald Trump, the latest administration official to experience a brusque reception in a public setting. Sanders tweeted that she was told by the owner of the Red Hen in...

The Latest: Sen. Warren says 'soul of our country' at stake

Jun. 23, 2018 4:55 PM EDT

RENO, Nev. (AP) — The Latest on the Nevada Democratic Party's state convention in Reno (all times local): 1:50 p.m. Sen. Elizabeth Warren told Nevada Democrats the "soul of our country" is at stake in November's midterm elections. The Massachusetts Democrat told the state party convention in Reno on...

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's skewed claims on immigration, economy

Jun. 23, 2018 9:19 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is distorting the truth when it comes to the impact of his administration's policy regarding separating children from their parents at the U.S. border. He falsely suggests that a newly signed executive order will permanently solve the problem of separations by...

Editorials from around New England

Jun. 22, 2018 5:55 PM EDT

Editorials from around New England: ___ CONNECTICUT The (New London) Day June 20 This month's ruling by a federal judge approving AT&T's $85 billion purchase of Time Warner was the latest in an unbroken string of massive victories for too-big-to-fail corporate America. Expect the AT&T ruling to unleash a...

Julian Castro seizes on border separation while musing run

Jun. 22, 2018 5:41 PM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Former U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro is seizing on the outcry over family separation at the border as he explores a 2020 presidential run, telling delegates at a Texas Democratic Party convention in Fort Worth Friday that the issue underscores "in...

Independents can vote in Colorado's major party primaries

Jun. 22, 2018 5:24 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Colorado is joining a growing list of states that allow unaffiliated voters — the state's largest voting bloc — to participate in the major party primaries, thanks to a voter-passed initiative that coincided with disenchantment with the polarization of the 2016 election. The...