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Supreme Court restores Trump to ballot, rejecting state attempts to ban him over Capitol attack

Mar. 04, 2024 10:02 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday restored Donald Trump to 2024 presidential primary ballots, rejecting state attempts to hold the Republican former president accountable for the Capitol riot. The justices ruled a day before the Super Tuesday primaries that states,...

US senior envoy in Beirut to press calm along Lebanon-Israel border as a truce in Gaza is pursued

Mar. 04, 2024 10:00 AM EST

BEIRUT (AP) — A senior U.S. envoy visiting Beirut Monday said if a truce is reached in the Gaza Strip it would not automatically translate to calm along the volatile Lebanon-Israel border which has witnessed a rise in tensions. Since the Israel-Hamas war started, Lebanon's militant...

Harris will meet with Israeli Cabinet official who is in Washington despite Netanyahu's rebuke

Mar. 04, 2024 09:13 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Kamala Harris on Monday is hosting a member of Israel’s wartime Cabinet who is visiting Washington in defiance of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Benny Gantz, a centrist political rival of Netanyahu, is sitting down with several senior...

Editorial Roundup: Texas

Mar. 04, 2024 07:11 AM EST

Dallas Morning News. March 2, 2024. Editorial: Texas voters, beware of pro-secession candidates Some Republican primary candidates have signed an unpatriotic pledge to “take Texas back.” Today is Texas Independence Day. It’s a day that marks our...

As Biden prepares to address the nation, more than 6 in 10 US adults doubt his mental capability

Mar. 04, 2024 05:06 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — A poll finds that a growing share of U.S. adults doubt that 81-year-old President Joe Biden has the memory and acuity for the job, turning his coming State of the Union address into something of a real-time audition for a second term. Roughly 6 in 10 say they're...

North Dakota Republicans will caucus on the eve of Super Tuesday. Here is what to expect

Mar. 04, 2024 00:39 AM EST

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Republicans in North Dakota will gather around the state on Monday evening for their presidential caucuses, with results the caucus chair says might influence Republicans who vote in other states on Super Tuesday. Four candidates are on the ballot, including...

Trump keeps making incendiary statements. His campaign says that won't change.

Mar. 04, 2024 00:29 AM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — He’s argued his four criminal indictments and mug shot bolstered his support among Black voters who see him as a victim of discrimination just like them. He’s compared himself to Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, who died in an Arctic prison...

Rival of Netanyahu visits US, signaling wider cracks in Israel’s wartime leadership

Mar. 03, 2024 23:38 PM EST

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu rebuked a top Cabinet minister arriving in Washington on Sunday for talks with U.S. officials, according to an Israeli official, signaling widening cracks within the country’s leadership nearly five months into its war with Hamas. ...

Super Tuesday's dominance highlights how presidential selection process can exclude many US voters

Mar. 03, 2024 21:02 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — As an independent, Christian Miller can’t vote in Pennsylvania’s closed presidential primary in April. He said it wouldn’t matter even if he could. “You’re not really voting for anything," said Miller, who left the Democratic Party in 2022. “Every...

Kamala Harris leads Bloody Sunday memorial as marchers' voices ring out for voting rights

Mar. 03, 2024 19:30 PM EST

SELMA, Ala. (AP) — Vice President Kamala Harris told thousands gathered for the 59th anniversary of the Bloody Sunday attacks on civil rights marchers in Selma, Alabama, that fundamental freedoms, including the right to vote, are under attack in America even today. Harris joined...