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Florida Senate recount set to get first day in federal court

TALLAHASSEE — Florida’s seemingly never-ending midterm recount saga turns to federal court Wednesday where Sen. Bill Nelson’s uphill fight to stay in office hinges largely…

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McConnell, Schumer re-elected to lead their parties in the Senate

Mitch McConnell and Chuck Schumer were re-elected by voice vote to lead their respective parties on Wednesday, according to sources familiar with the decisions. The…

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Enrollment of new foreign students at U.S. colleges slows again in Trump era

The flow of foreign college students coming to the U.S. slowed for the second year in a row in 2017 — cementing a slide that…

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Schiff warns Whitaker that Democrats are ‘watching you’

The incoming chairman of the House Intelligence Committee on Monday put acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker on notice, calling for his “immediate recusal” from special…

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Staff anger spills over at White House

Bottled-up hostility in President Donald Trump’s administration flowed to the surface Tuesday, in a remarkable 12-hour period following an awkward midterm détente and tense presidential…

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Amazon confirms Northern Virginia, New York City for new HQs

Amazon on Tuesday confirmed that Northern Virginia and New York City won the yearlong bidding competition for the company’s new headquarters amid growing criticism the…

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No charges in land deal led by Bernie Sanders’ wife, aide says

Federal prosecutors have ended an investigation into a land deal overseen by Jane Sanders, wife of Sen. Bernie Sanders, without bringing any charges, an aide…

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Trump nominates deregulation ace to fill Kavanaugh’s seat on D.C. court

President Donald Trump on Tuesday announced the nomination of Neomi Rao, an administrator with the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, to fill the vacancy…

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