From immigration to banking reform to taxes to sexual harassment, many in the party believe they do not have a unified message. Even their advantages have yet to coalesce into a set of beliefs as Democrats argue over how to best present themselves to voters.
Richard Shelby has bucked his own Republican Party — and the president — by refusing to support the Senate campaign of Roy Moore. Shelby has warned that a win by the controversial Moore could hurt their state, which the senior senator has spent his life transforming.
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Many were left wondering why the president decided last week to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, and to some critics, his approach to sensitive international issues appears to “serve his political purposes, not the nation’s interests.”
The U.N. ambassador’s comments diverged from the White House position that the more than a dozen women have all lied. Also on Sunday, Sens. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.) and Cory Booker (D-N.J.) called on Trump to resign as others have in the face of such allegations.
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Los Angeles tallied nearly 500 yards in offense and all but ended the Redskins’ very slim postseason hopes.
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Final
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Final
recap
Summary
Box
1 2 3 4 Total
WAS 0 6 0 7 13
LAC 13 10 7 0 30
Recent updates
0:25 LeShun Daniels Jr. rush to the right for 8 yards to the Was26. Tackled by Desmond King and Michael Davis.
0:32 No return.
0:32 Drew Kaser punts for 52 yards to Was18.
Stat leaders
Washington
Passing
K. Cousins
151 yards, 1 TD
Rushing
S. Perine
17 rush, 45 yards
Receiving
S. Perine
4 rec, 7 yards, 0 TD
Los Angeles
Passing
P. Rivers
319 yards, 2 TD
Rushing
M. Gordon
22 rush, 78 yards
Receiving
K. Allen
6 rec, 111 yards, 0 TD
Scoring summary
1st quarter LAC WAS
Chargers Field Goal Attempt, 9:53 Travis Coons 33 yd FG 3 0
Chargers Passing TD, 2:34 Hunter Henry 8 yd pass from Philip Rivers (Travis Coons kick) 10 0
Chargers Field Goal Attempt, 0:03 Travis Coons 21 yd FG 13 0
2nd quarter LAC WAS
Redskins Passing TD, 10:13 Vernon Davis 23 yd pass from Kirk Cousins (missed kick) 13 6
Chargers Passing TD, 10:02 Tyrell Williams 75 yd pass from Philip Rivers (Travis Coons kick) 20 6
Chargers Field Goal Attempt, 2:23 Travis Coons 36 yd FG 23 6
3rd quarter LAC WAS
Chargers Rushing TD, 6:17 Melvin Gordon 1 yd run (Travis Coons kick) 30 6
4th quarter LAC WAS
Redskins Interception TD, 2:36 Bashaud Breeland 96 yd interception return (Nick Rose kick) 30 13
Redskins
Chargers
Player stats
Passing: C A Yds TD INT
K. Cousins 15 27 151 1 1
Rushing: Car Yds TD LG
S. Perine 17 45 0 10
L. Daniels... 2 12 0 8
K. Cousins 2 8 0 5
Receiving: Rec Yds TD LG
S. Perine 4 7 0 6
J. Crowder 3 34 0 18
J. Doctson 3 34 0 13
V. Davis 2 26 1 23
R. Grant 1 28 0 28
N. Paul 1 15 0 15
B. Quick 1 7 0 7
Player stats
Passing: C A Yds TD INT
P. Rivers 18 31 319 2 0
K. Clemens 1 3 3 0 1
Rushing: Car Yds TD LG
M. Gordon 22 78 1 10
A. Ekeler 4 49 0 33
A. William... 7 23 0 7
T. Benjami... 1 22 0 22
D. Watt 1 2 0 2
Receiving: Rec Yds TD LG
K. Allen 6 111 0 51
T. William... 4 132 1 75
H. Henry 4 50 1 20
T. Benjami... 2 21 0 14
M. Gordon 1 5 0 5
M. William... 1 3 0 3
J. Cumberl... 1 0 0 0
A. Ekeler 0 0 0 0
A. Gates 0 0 0 0
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