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Sen. Dianne Feinstein of California, trailblazer and champion of liberal priorities, dies at age 90

Sep. 29, 2023 17:25 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein of California, a centrist Democrat and champion of liberal causes who was elected to the Senate in 1992 and broke gender barriers throughout her long career in local and national politics, has died. She was 90. Feinstein died on Thursday...

Editorial Roundup: Minnesota

Sep. 27, 2023 13:51 PM EDT

Minneapolis Star Tribune. September 26, 2023. Editorial: GOP created — and must clean up — shutdown mess Even Speaker Kevin McCarthy acknowledges the threats from far-right Republican representatives. Programs in Minnesota are at risk. At first...

Political divide emerges on Ukraine aid package as Zelenskyy heads to Washington

Sep. 19, 2023 00:20 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy's visit to Washington this week comes at a critical juncture for his alliance with the United States as Republican leaders in Congress diverge on how to send more military and humanitarian aid to the country. President Joe...

Nancy Pelosi says she'll seek House reelection in 2024, dismissing talk of retirement at age 83

Sep. 08, 2023 17:27 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Friday that she will seek reelection to Congress in 2024 as Democrats try to win back the majority. Pelosi, 83, made the announcement before volunteers and labor allies in the San Francisco area district she has represented...

Ex-House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says she will run for reelection in 2024 as Democrats try to win back the majority

Sep. 08, 2023 12:05 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Ex-House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says she will run for reelection in 2024 as Democrats try to win back the majority.

A throng of interfaith leaders to focus on combating authoritarianism at global gathering in Chicago

Aug. 14, 2023 08:23 AM EDT

More than 6,000 people representing scores of religions and belief systems are expected to convene in Chicago starting Monday for what organizers bill as the world’s largest gathering of interfaith leaders. For the Parliament of the World’s Religions, the week-long event marks a...

Rising political threats take US into uncharted territory as 2024 election looms

Aug. 13, 2023 18:24 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — This week’s confrontation that ended with FBI agents fatally shooting a 74-year-old Utah man who threatened to assassinate President Joe Biden was just the latest example of how violent rhetoric has created a more perilous political environment across the U.S. Six...

A former Republican legislative candidate has been charged for his role in the US Capitol riot

Jul. 21, 2023 18:37 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A former Republican legislative candidate who traveled to Washington for former President Donald Trump's “Stop the Steal” rally was arrested Friday and charged with federal crimes for his role in the U.S. Capitol riot, officials said. Matthew Brackley,...

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Jul. 21, 2023 18:33 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — ABC’s “This Week” — Rep. Michael McCaul, R-Texas; Gov. Jay Inslee, D-Wash.; Palm Springs, Calif., Mayor Grace Elena Garner. __ NBC’s “Meet the Press” — Preempted by coverage of the British Open. __ ...

Judge rejects moving trial of man charged in Nancy Pelosi's husband attack out of San Francisco

Jul. 19, 2023 18:09 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge on Wednesday denied a motion to move the trial of a man charged in last year’s attack against former U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s husband out of San Francisco, saying she wasn't convinced the court wouldn't be able to find impartial and fair jurors in...