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'Fox is different.' Trump slams favorite network

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Kathleen Blanco, La. governor during Katrina, dies -- Blanco was the first elected female governor in Louisiana's history. She died Sunday after a long battle with cancer.

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Trump says Greenland purchase under consideration -- President Donald Trump said he's looking into buying Greenland, but it's not a top priority.

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'No recession in sight' says top Trump adviser -- The U.S. economy will remain strong through 2020 and beyond, President Donald Trump's top advisers on the economy and trade said Sunday.

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Buttigieg: Trump voters are 'looking the other way on racism' -- Americans who vote to re-elect President Donald Trump in 2020 are, at best, "looking the other way on racism," said Democratic hopeful Pete Buttigieg.

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Politics - Trump pushes voter ID laws as 2020 issue - As Donald Trump ramps up his reelection campaign for 2020, he is revivinging a controversial gripe held over from 2016: that voter fraud cost him support. Politics - 12 hours ago

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Dems swarm to make their case at Iowa State Fair -- More than 20 candidates for president, both Democrats and Republicans, over 10 days spoke on the Soapbox stage at the Iowa State Fair.

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Trump calls for stronger voter ID measures -- When it comes to securing our national elections, President Trump says any talks must include voter ID laws, otherwise it is "meaningless."

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FEC chair calls out Trump for voter fraud claims -- "To put it in terms a former casino operator would understand: There comes a time when you need to lay your cards on the table or fold," Weintraub wrote.

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LGBT Republican group endorses Trump for 2020 -- The Log Cabin Republicans declined to endorse Donald Trump in 2016 but said he had taken "bold actions that benefit the LGBTQ community" as president.

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How 2020 Dem ended up dancing the Cupid Shuffle -- Videos of entrepreneur Andrew Yang doing the Cupid Shuffle have gone viral online, with one video receiving roughly 1.2 million views since being posted Thursday evening.

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Trump tweets about dinner with Apple CEO Tim Cook -- President Trump announced he was having dinner with Apple CEO Tim Cook Friday and mentioned Apple "will be spending vast sums of money in the U.S. "

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O'Rourke 'will not in any scenario' run for Senate -- Polling and pundits have repeatedly raised the question whether former Rep. Beto O'Rourke should drop out of the 2020 presidential race to run for Senate in Texas instead. Twice this week, O'Rourke said he will stay in the White House race.

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Warren releases plan to uplift Native Americans -- The plan comes ahead of next week's Native American Presidential Forum in Sioux City, Iowa, hosted by Four Directions, an organization that fights for Native voting rights.

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Trump slams Tlaib for not making West Bank trip -- Citing "racist treatment" and "oppressive conditions," Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., who is of Palestinian descent said she will not be going to the West Bank to visit her grandmother even though Israel relented and granted her travel request on...

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Scaramucci on Trump: 'Impossible for him to win' -- In a no-holds-barred interview with Vanity Fair, Anthony "The Mooch" Scaramucci said Trump will likely drop out of the presidential race by March 2020.

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Trump pushing for mental health facilities after shootings -- Trump called for more mental health facilities as a way to address gun violence. Advocates want him to stop linking shootings to mental health.

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California suing U.S. to block immigration rule -- In its 56th lawsuit against Trump administration, California is challenging the new "public charge" rule that adds restrictions on legal immigration

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Rep. Tlaib says she will not visit West Bank -- Rep. Rashida Tlaib says she will not go to the West Bank to visit her grandmother, citing "oppressive conditions." Her decision comes after Israel granted her permission to enter the country.

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Trump insulted man at his rally. The man was a Trump supporter -- "That guy's got a serious weight problem," Trump said at a rally Thursday in Manchester, New Hampshire. Reports say the man is actually a Trump fan.

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Tlaib will not go to Israel after given permission -- Israel reversed its decision to bar Democratic Rep. Rashida Tlaib from entering the country, but Tlaib announced she would not be going.

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Greenland tells Trump it's 'not for sale' -- After Trump reportedly floated the idea of buying the island, Greenland's Foreign Ministry tweeted "We are open for business, not for sale."

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Claims: Migrant kids harmed in foster care -- Dozens of families separated at the border say their young children were sexually, physically or emotionally abused in federally funded foster care.

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O'Rourke offers plan to combat white supremacy -- Beto O'Rourke unveiled a sweeping proposal to combat white nationalism that calls for tightening gun laws and making stamping out white supremacy a top priority for federal law enforcement agencies.

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VA whistleblower-protection worker seeks protection -- VA whistleblower Brandon Coleman, who has been doing outreach for Trump's VA whistleblower protection office, says the work environment is "toxic."

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Trump: Protester has 'serious weight problem' -- President Trump said a New Hampshire protester had a "serious weight problem" and needed to "go home" and "start exercising" as the audience laughed.

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Reports: Trump talked about buying Greenland -- The U.S. reportedly proposed buying Greenland from Denmark in 1946 for $100 million.

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Google employees refuse to work with ICE -- The petition demands Google not provide services to ICE or U.S. Customs and Border Protection until they "stop engaging in human rights abuses."

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Sunday Standings: Tallying the top talk-show guests

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Pomp and protests: Inaugurating a president and his movement

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Tony Blair sees dangerous times for Western democracies

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Gingrich: Trump tweet about vote fraud was big mistake

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Sanders backs Trump protests, questions Electoral College

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Dana Perino: Trump candidacy has set GOP women 'adrift'

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December political cartoons from the USA TODAY Network

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Barack Obama's final weeks in office

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A look at Speaker Paul Ryan's political career

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President Trump's picks for his Cabinet and advisers

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