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Biden stumps for McAuliffe in early test of political clout

Jul. 23, 2021 17:49 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden on Friday was set to make his first major political foray since taking office, campaigning for a fellow moderate Democrat whose race for Virginia governor could serve as a test of Biden's own strength and coattails. Biden was...

Today in History

Jul. 22, 2021 00:09 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Thursday, July 22, the 203rd day of 2021. There are 162 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 22, 1862, President Abraham Lincoln presented to his Cabinet a preliminary draft of...

Today in History

Jul. 21, 2021 00:05 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Wednesday, July 21, the 202nd day of 2021. There are 163 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 21, 1944, American forces landed on Guam during World War II, capturing it from...

Book review: Can mighty Facebook control false information?

Jul. 20, 2021 18:00 PM EDT

“An Ugly Truth,” by Sheera Frenkel and Cecilia Kang (Harper) Authors Sheera Frenkel and Cecilia Kang in “An Ugly Truth” build a compelling case that Facebook has grown far past its origins as a sharing place for birthday parties, vacation pictures and news of...

GOP eyes Latinos in South Texas in effort to regain Congress

Jul. 17, 2021 08:13 AM EDT

McALLEN, Texas (AP) — In Republicans' bid to retake control of Congress, this traditionally Democratic stretch of South Texas has quietly become a top battleground. After making unexpected gains last November, the GOP is zeroing in on a trio of House seats in the region...

Biden and Sanders, once rivals, are now partners in power

Jul. 16, 2021 10:26 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Talkers both, Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders stayed for an hour in the Oval Office, just two former rivals for the White House now acting as potential partners, negotiating a compromise both could live with. The centrist president listened as the liberal...

Biden bids Merkel farewell: Friends — with disagreements

Jul. 15, 2021 21:15 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Welcoming Angela Merkel to the White House for a final time, President Joe Biden renewed his concerns to the German chancellor Thursday about a major, nearly complete Russia-to-Germany gas pipeline but said they agreed Russia must not be allowed to use energy as a weapon. ...

Once rivals, Biden and Sanders are now partners in power

Jul. 15, 2021 18:25 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Talkers both, Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders stayed for an hour in the Oval Office, just two former rivals for the White House now acting as potential partners, negotiating a compromise both could live with. The centrist president listened as the liberal...

Cuba, Haiti stir fresh political pressures for US president

Jul. 14, 2021 12:30 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — They are two tiny Caribbean states whose intractable problems have vexed U.S. presidents for decades. Now, Haiti and Cuba are suddenly posing a growing challenge for President Joe Biden that could have political ramifications for him in the battleground state of Florida. ...

Sisolak's office announces departure of 2 longtime aides

Jul. 13, 2021 12:20 PM EDT

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Two staffers for Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak are leaving the Democrat's administration. Sisolak's office announced Tuesday that his Chief of Staff Michelle White will be leaving at the end of the summer after her replacement is found. ...