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Atlanta will soon know official vote tally in mayoral runoffAtlanta is a bit closer to having an official record of how close its mayor runoff election was
The Associated Press34 minutes ago
Supporters stand outside encouraging for people to vote after Democratic senatorial candidate Doug Jones spoke at a campaign rally Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017, in Birmingham, Ala. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
The Latest: Dem concerned about teen pages if Moore winsA House Democrat wants to know what preventative steps are being taken to protect teenage pages if Alabama elects Roy Moore
The Associated Press39 minutes ago
Oklahoma college board member chided for anti-gay commentsA former Oklahoma City mayor and member of the University of Oklahoma Board of Regents is being criticized for comparing gay people to pedophiles
The Associated Press47 minutes ago
Pentagon says it will allow transgender people to enlist in the military beginning Jan. 1, despite Trump's oppositionPentagon says it will allow transgender people to enlist in the military beginning Jan. 1, despite Trump's opposition
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Jordan Hamlett, left, leaves federal court with his attorney Michael Fiser, following his guilty plea in Baton Rouge, La., Monday, Dec. 11, 2017. The Louisiana private investigator pleaded guilty in his alleged attempts to access Donald Trump's tax returns during the presidential campaign. Authorities have said Hamlett failed in his attempts to get Trump's tax returns through a U.S. Department of Education financial aid website. The 32-year-old Lafayette resident was charged with misusing a Social Security number. His trial had been scheduled to start this week, but the judge originally assigned to the case died Saturday. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
Louisiana man admits misusing Trump's Social Security numberLouisiana investigator admits misusing Donald Trump's Social Security number, trying to get candidate's tax information
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Lucian Wintrich, left, White House correspondent for the right-wing blog Gateway Pundit, leaves Rockville Superior Court with his attorney Norman Pattis, right, in Vernon, Conn., Monday, Dec. 11, 2017. Charges of breach of peace against Wintrich were dropped stemming from a Nov 28 incident at the University of Connecticut at which Wintrich delivered a speech titled "It's OK To Be White". (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)
Prosecutors drop charge vs. commentator Lucian WintrichA woman who grabbed the notes of a conservative commentator during his appearance at the University of Connecticut last month has been charged, while charges against the commentator was dropped
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Polish media regulator fines US-owned news channel $420,000Poland's media regulator has imposed a fine of nearly 1.5 million zlotys ($420,000) on a private news channel for what it alleges was unfair reporting during a political crisis last year
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., the ranking member of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, leaves a secure area at the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017. Cummings said that a whistleblower has raised allegations that President Trump's former national security adviser Michael Flynn sought to manipulate the course of international nuclear policy for the financial gain of his former business partners. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
Firm denies Flynn texted its director on US sanctionsA nuclear reactor investment firm that once hired Michael Flynn to advise its project to build nuclear reactors in the Mideast is denying a congressional whistleblower's account that Flynn sent text messages saying the project was "good to go."
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Trump to pitch tax plan; Treasury offers rosy estimateThe Trump administration is estimating the Republican tax bill will generate about $1.8 trillion in new tax revenue over 10 years from a boost to economic growth
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Jessica Leds speaks at a news conference, Monday, Dec. 11, 2017, in New York to discuss her accusations of sexual misconduct against Donald Trump. The women, who first shared their stories before the November 2016 election, called for a congressional investigation into Trump's alleged behavior.  (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
3 Trump accusers speak out, call for congressional probeThree women who have previously accused President Donald Trump of sexual harassment are sharing their stories on NBC's "Megyn Kelly Today."
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Democratic senatorial candidate Doug Jones, right, high-fives supporters as he leaves after speaking at a campaign rally Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017, in Birmingham, Ala. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
Robocalls, bogus news as Alabama Senate race hits final dayRepublican Roy Moore and Democrat Doug Jones are making their final pushes ahead of Tuesday's special Senate election in Alabama
The Associated Press1 hour ago
The Latest: Trump to make final pitch for GOP tax planPresident Donald Trump is making his final pitch for the Republican tax plan in a speech to the American people
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