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Prominent digital drug marketplaces knocked out…

Justice Department officials are announcing a takedown of an internet marketplace for drugs, counterfeit goods, weapons and other illicit items

At G20 dinner, Trump appeared to gesture to Putin

Before President Trump's undisclosed meeting with Vladimir Putin, he appeared to signal at the Russian president during dinner.

Napolitano: Trump Jr., Kushner, Manafort should…

Trump Jr. and Manafort are scheduled to testify before a Senate panel; reaction on 'Outnumbered'

Colleagues Voice Support For John McCain After…

Sen. John McCain doesn't know when he'll be able to return to the Senate and is weighing options for further treatment.

CBO Score Of The GOP's Repeal-Only Health Care…

The Congressional Budget Office estimates a repeal of the Affordable Care Act would increase the number of uninsured people by 32 million.

Ex-Rep. Regula, Ohio congressman elected to 18 terms, dies

Ralph Regula, a former Ohio congressman elected to 18 terms in the U.S. House, has died at the age of 92

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Publicly skewered by his boss, Sessions says he's…

Attorney General Jeff Sessions said he has no immediate plans to resign a day after President Donald Trump excoriated the nation's top prosecutor for recusing himself from the probe into suspected Russian meddling in the 2016 campaign

That buzz around the VP's residence? Bees

Soon after Karen Pence arrived her new home in Washington, she made an addition of a new colony of bees.

Report: Mueller to expand probe to Trump business…

Reaction from Daniel Halper, contributing editor for the Washington Free Beacon and the Weekly Standard

Trump Says Jeff Sessions' Recusal From Russia…

In a New York Times interview, President Trump criticized Attorney General Jeff Sessions' response to the probe into Russia's election meddling.

The UK Plans To Crack Down On Sexist…

​The Advertising Standards Authority says tougher rules need to be in place to prevent gender stereotyping in commercials.

AP-NORC Poll: Most say feds should ensure health…

AP-NORC Poll: 62 percent say feds should make sure that all Americans have health care coverage as public opinion shifts

The Latest: White House says Mueller should focus…

The White House is reinforcing the president's statement that special counsel Robert Mueller should keep his investigation focused on Russian interference in the 2016 election

Sessions: I plan to continue as attorney general

Attorney General Jeff Sessions responds to President Trump saying that he would not have picked Sessions to be attorney general if he had known Sessions would recuse himself over matters related to the 2016 campaign.

CBO: 22M will lose coverage by 2026 under latest…

AP: CBO scores the Republican repeal and replace bill

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Sen. John McCain Has Been Diagnosed With Brain…

Sen. John McCain announced he was diagnosed with brain cancer after doctors removed a blot clot from above his left eye.

This 52-Year-Old Amendment Is Controlling The…

Medicaid has been a serious roadblock to the GOP's repeal-and-replace efforts.

Exxon fined $2M for Tillerson-era breach of…

The Treasury Department says it is slapping Exxon Mobil Corp. with a $2 million fine for violating Russia sanctions while Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was the oil company's CEO

Despite cancer diagnosis, McCain says, 'I'll be…

Sen. John McCain is battling brain cancer but vows to return to the Senate

Warren: Trump gets 'F' on draining the swamp

Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) grades President Donald Trump's first six months in office.

Cassidy on last-ditch effort to resuscitate…

Republican senator from Louisiana attended Wednesday night's closed door meeting

Trump To Senate GOP: Don't Leave Town Until…

President Donald Trump held a luncheon for Republican senators at the White House on Wednesday. Health care reform was on the menu.

Trump Is Ending An Obama-Era Program To Arm…

President Trump is phasing out a covert program to give moderate Syrian rebels weapons.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch Chuck Raasch column

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Hints that lifestyle changes might guard against…

Hints but no proof yet that lifestyle changes just might help stave off dementia; rigorous US study set to start next year

John McCain isn't like most politicians

Senator John McCain, who has been diagnosed with brain cancer, is one of a kind. He often does things that more tepid politicians would avoid.

Sen. Thune: We will get 50 Republicans to yes on…

Senator says party is starting to narrow the gap on policy