The proposal was not final and the exact figure Democrats will suggest was not yet determined, but aides said it would be higher than the amounts the party has supported in the past, which have ranged from $1.3 billion to $1.6 billion.
The lingering shutdown is an extreme example of a tactic President Trump has used repeatedly: He causes — or threatens to create — a calamity to force his opponent’s hand.
Tamika Arnold Capone contracted an infection after undergoing bariatric surgery in Tijuana.
Tamika Arnold Capone contracted an infection after undergoing bariatric surgery in Tijuana.
Capone goes through the medical supplies she uses to care for the wound that will not heal after the infection.
Capone goes through the medical supplies she uses to care for the wound that will not heal after the infection.
Capone's legs are scarred from surgeries she had after a 2011 wreck. The crash kept her from being mobile and led to weight gain.
Capone's legs are scarred from surgeries she had after a 2011 wreck. The crash kept her from being mobile and led to weight gain.
At least a dozen U.S. residents have contracted a rare and potentially deadly strain of bacteria resistant to virtually all antibiotics. The outbreak prompted federal health officials to issue an unusual warning urging travelers to avoid surgery for now at a Tijuana hospital linked to eight of the infections.
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After a viral video and a presidential tweet put a group of Covington students in the national spotlight, their Catholic school was shut down Tuesday because of security concerns, and demonstrators gathered outside the diocese.
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Shinzo Abe of Japan received a warm welcome in Davos, Switzerland, as he became the latest world leader to defend globalization against President Trump's calls for "America First."
The deal to lift sanctions against three companies linked to Oleg Deripaska was supposed to punish the oligarch, who appears to have maintained an indirect controlling influence over a majority of the biggest and most powerful of the lot.
Police have charged a 36-year-old nurse with sexual assault and abuse of a vulnerable adult after the woman unexpectedly gave birth at a health-care facility in Phoenix.
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Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats released a chilling report that outlines what the 17 federal agencies that make up the intelligence community see as the gravest threats facing the United States.
Vice President Pence called Nicolás Maduro a “dictator with no legitimate claim to power” and backed the opposition protests as “a call for freedom.”
At 37, the Democrat is pressing for generational change and a "focus on the future."
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The most comprehensive analysis yet shows land costs are rising faster than the cost of the homes on top of them.
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