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White House Sends Mixed Signals On Trade Fight; Markets Dive

White House Sends Mixed Signals On Trade Fight; Markets Dive

By Ken Thomas | Apr 7
The trade clash between President Donald Trump and China's government is escalating, with Beijing pledging to "counterattack.

South Carolina Congressman Draws Gun at Constituent Meeting

South Carolina Congressman Draws Gun at Constituent Meeting

Apr 7
A South Carolina congressman pulled out his own loaded handgun during a meeting with constituents Friday to make a point that guns are dangerous only in the hands of criminals.

GOP Rep. Farenthold Resigns from Congress

GOP Rep. Farenthold Resigns from Congress

By Matthew Daly And Will Weissert | Apr 6
Texas Republican Rep. Blake Farenthold abruptly resigned Friday, four months after announcing he wouldn't seek re-election amid sexual harassment allegations.

Mulvaney Gives Big Pay Bumps to His Hires At Consumer Agency

Mulvaney Gives Big Pay Bumps to His Hires At Consumer Agency

By Ken Sweet | Apr 6
Mick Mulvaney, President Donald Trump's appointee to oversee the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, has given big pay raises to the deputies he has hired to help him run the bureau.

Watch: Ark. House Candidate Under Fire for 'Fags are Disgusting' Post Suspends Campaign

Watch: Ark. House Candidate Under Fire for 'Fags are Disgusting' Post Suspends Campaign

Apr 5
The Libertarian candidate for the Arkansas House who came under fire this week for writing "fags are disgusting" on Facebook has suspended his campaign.

Interior Dept. Backs Away From National Parks Fee Hikes

Interior Dept. Backs Away From National Parks Fee Hikes

By Matthew Daly | Apr 5
The Interior Department is backing down from a plan to impose steep fee increases at popular national parks in the face of widespread opposition from elected officials and the public.

Cynthia Nixon: Democrats Need to Let Black Women Lead Party

Cynthia Nixon: Democrats Need to Let Black Women Lead Party

Apr 4
New York Democratic gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon has cited the exclusion of a black female legislative leader from the state's budget negotiations as an example of where the Democratic Party needs to improve.

Mike Huckabee Gets Anally Probed... and Makes a Butt Joke

Mike Huckabee Gets Anally Probed... and Makes a Butt Joke

Apr 4
The 62-year old former Arkansas governor, father of Sarah Huckabee Sanders (the White House's press secretary), and perennial culture warrior sent out a tweet on Tuesday morning about his medical procedure, which he couched as a political joke.

AP FACT CHECK: Trump Cites Questionable Job Approval Rating

AP FACT CHECK: Trump Cites Questionable Job Approval Rating

By Hope Yen and Emily Swanson | Apr 4
President Donald Trump is pointing to a 50 percent job approval rating that may not fully comport with reality.

Candidate for Ark. House Seat Under Fire for 'Fags are Disgusting' Facebook Post

Candidate for Ark. House Seat Under Fire for 'Fags are Disgusting' Facebook Post

Apr 3
A Libertarian running for a seat in the Arkansas House is making headlines this week after making a Facebook post in which he wrote "fags are disgusting."

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