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Judges: No delay for new N. Carolina congressional mapJudges who struck down North Carolina's congressional map for excessive partisanship have refused to delay their order telling Republican state lawmakers to draw new lines by next week
The Associated Press47 minutes ago
Judges: No delay for new N. Carolina congressional mapJudges who struck down North Carolina's congressional map for excessive partisanship have refused to delay their order telling Republican state lawmakers to draw new lines by next week
The Associated Press47 minutes ago
FILE - In this Jan. 10, 2018, file photo, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens delivers the annual State of the State address to a joint session of the House and Senate in Jefferson City, Mo. Greitens is delaying a planned tour to talk about his tax change proposals after admitting to having an extramarital affair. The Republican's spokesman, Parker Briden, said Monday, Jan. 15, that the governor will still unveil his policy goals this week, but that he's delaying a promotional tour. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)
Attorney in Greitens' office sought information on affairAn attorney who works in the office of Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens reached out to a suburban St. Louis attorney on a fact-finding mission hours before news of the governor's extramarital affair broke
The Associated Press48 minutes ago
Romney declines to say whether he'd run for Utah Senate seatFormer Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney has declined to say whether he would run for a Utah Senate seat being vacated by Republican Orrin Hatch
The Associated Press48 minutes ago
Staff block the entrance of the Fresnes prison during a demonstration in Fresnes, outside Paris, Tuesday Jan. 16, 2018. Saff blocked several prisons in France after an attack by an inmate against several people at a high-security prison in northern France. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)
French prison guards protest violent working conditionsProtesting French prison guards carried out blocking actions outside scores of jails across the country Tuesday for the second day in a row, demanding more security, more staff and a better handling of violent, sometimes radicalized, inmates
The Associated Press56 minutes ago
Scot Marciel, U.S ambassador to Myanmar, speaks during a discussion on the title "Press Freedom in Myanmar and role of journalist in democracy," at Myanmar Journalism Institute Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, in Yangon, Myanmar. (AP Photo/Thein Zaw)
Richardson seeks to resolve Myanmar crisis, free journalistsFormer New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson says he hopes two Reuters journalists will be freed in conjunction with next week's visit by an international advisory panel seeking to resolve the crisis in Myanmar
The Associated Press58 minutes ago
Pawlenty says no to Senate bid for Franken's seatFormer Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty says he won't run this year for the U.S. Senate seat vacated by Democrat Al Franken
The Associated Press1 hour ago
United States Secretary of State Rex Tillerson speaks with South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha during a meeting on North Korea in Vancouver, British Columbia, Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. Officials are discussing sanctions, preventing the spread of weapons and diplomatic options. (Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press via AP)
US meets Korean War allies, wants more pressure on NKoreaSecretary of State Rex Tillerson called for nations to step up the "maximum pressure" campaign against North Korea by thwarting sanctions evasion and interdicting ships conducting illicit trade with the pariah nation
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee in Capitol Hill, Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, in Washington. Kirstjen said she “did not hear” President Donald Trump use a certain vulgarity to describe African countries, but she doesn’t “dispute the president was using tough language.”  ( AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
Trump vulgarity debate has become an 's-show,' senator saysAides to President Donald Trump debate behind closed door whether vulgar term he used ended with 'hole' or 'house.'
The Associated Press1 hour ago
President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Kazakhstan's President Nursultan Nazarbayev in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Trump, Kazakh president discuss North Korea nuclear threatPresident Donald Trump and Kazakhstan's president discuss their shared determination to rid the Korean peninsula of nuclear weapons.
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic speaks to the media during a news conference following the death of Kosovo Serb politician Oliver Ivanovic, who was shot on Tuesday morning, in Belgrade, Serbia, Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. Vucic said Tuesday Serbia views the attack on Oliver Ivanovic in Mitrovica, Kosovo as a ''terrorist act.'' He says ''Serbia will take all necessary measures so the killer or the killers are found.'' (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)
The Latest: NATO urges restraint after Serb leader's deathNATO has condemned the assassination of a leading Serb politician in Kosovo and called on Serbia and Kosovo to return to EU-mediated negotiations in Brussels
The Associated Press1 hour ago
House Intelligence Committee Ranking Member Adam Schiff, D-Calif., walks from a committee meeting on Russia where former White House strategist Steve Bannon is testifying on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
AP source: House panel wants Bannon to explain Comey firingA House panel questioned Steve Bannon on Tuesday, aiming to find out President Donald Trump's thinking when he fired FBI Director James Comey
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