California governor signs law to limit shootings…

California Gov. Gavin Newsom has signed a measure aimed at deterring shootings by police

Philadelphia Mayor Vows Action On Guns, But State…

Mayor Jim Kenney says if federal and state lawmakers won't pass gun restrictions, he will. But Pennsylvania law may stop him.

How Withdrawing From Title X Would Affect Planned…

Planned Parenthood says it could pull out of the Title X program. Here's how that decision would affect the organization's patients.

Nebraska moves all girls out of facility for troubled youth

Nebraska officials are moving 24 teenage girls out of a state-run facility for female juvenile offenders after learning that many were confined to buildings with fire hazards, holes in the wall and mold and water damage

Planned Parenthood leaves federal family planning…

Planned Parenthood says it's pulling out of the federal family planning program rather than abide by a new Trump administration rule prohibiting program participants from referring patients for abortions

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U.S. Will Continue Allowing Some Transactions…

The Trump administration placed Huawei on a trade blacklist earlier this year.

Iranian Oil Tanker Leaves Gibraltar For Greece

The Adrian Darya 1 — formerly known as the Grace 1 — reportedly set sail for Greece Sunday evening.

Education lacking on Missouri ID law, critics argue in court

A trial over whether election officials are doing enough to help voters navigate Missouri's new voter photo identification law has begun

AP Exclusive: US talks secretly to Venezuela…

AP Exclusive: A senior administration official says the U.S. has opened up secret communications with Venezuela's socialist party boss

Report: States Shouldn't Bank On Marijuana Tax…

A new report warns state lawmakers considering legalizing weed that tax revenue is unpredictable and to budget wisely.

Appeals Court Blocks Tough Asylum Rules — But…

The court issued a decision that allows tough asylum restrictions to apply — except in California and Arizona.

Twitter shuts Chinese accounts targeting Hong…

Twitter has suspended more than 200,000 accounts that it believes were linked to the Chinese government and a disinformation campaign targeting protests in Hong Kong

Omar: Go to Israel, see 'cruel reality of the…

Omar, Tlaib sharply criticize Israel for blocking their visit; Omar calling on other members of Congress to go in their place

U.S. Issues Warrant To Seize Iranian Tanker Held…

Gibraltar's chief minister allowed the release of the tanker because he was "satisfied that the oil tanker is no longer heading for Syria."

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U.S. Rep. Rashida Tlaib Cancels Trip To The West…

In a tweet Friday morning, Rep. Tlaib said she would not allow Israel to make her "bow down" to its "oppressive & racist policies."

Abbott names new election chief after voter citizenship flub

Texas Republican Gov. Greg Abbott has appointed a new secretary of state on Monday after his previous elections chief resigned amid backlash for wrongly questioning the U.S. citizenship of nearly 100,000 voters.

US prisons chief removed from position after…

The acting director of the federal Bureau of Prisons has been removed from his position more than a week after millionaire financier Jeffrey Epstein took his own life while in federal custody

More States Sue Trump Administration Over 'Public…

A handful of states, including California and Pennsylvania, have sued the Trump administration over its new "public charge" rule.

No. 4 House Democrat issues call for impeachment…

A member of the House Democratic leadership says it's time for an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump

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Romney says climate change happening, humans…

U.S. Sen. Mitt Romney says he believes climate change is happening and human activity is a significant contributor

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Pentagon conducts 1st test of previously banned…

The Pentagon says the U.S. military has conducted a flight test of a type of missile banned for more than 30 years by a treaty that both the United States and Russia abandoned this month