Lawmakers agreed to fund the government through Feb. 8 after Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said he would address the status of undocumented immigrants who were brought into the country as children. But the pact unnerved some liberal activists.
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The left learned that it cannot beat President Trump by copying the same playbook that the right used against Bill Clinton and Barack Obama.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who was questioned for several hours last week, is the first known Cabinet member to be interviewed in special counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s investigation.
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As Sessions tried to push Christopher A. Wray to make personnel changes, Wray became increasingly frustrated and conveyed that frustration to the attorney general, according to people familiar with the matter.
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With economic growth strengthening around the globe, business leaders are finding it easier to stiff-arm worries over geopolitical conflagrations, cyberattacks, climate change-related events and the rest of the lineup of potentially destabilizing calamities that form part of the Trump era.
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Survivors and experts say the rush to return trafficked women to Nigeria is doing little to break the cycle of sex slavery.
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Guillermo del Toro’s grown-up fairy tale romance between a mute woman and a misunderstood aquatic monster fell one nod short of the record.
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Amid continued revelations of sexual assault, the federation should self-impose a penalty by withdrawing from the next world championships and Olympics until its house is razed and rebuilt properly.
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After Louise and David Turpin were charged with torture, child abuse and false imprisonment, those who knew them started to wonder: Were the signs there all along?
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