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Trump welcomes statement from North Korea, says talks to reinstate summit 'productive'

Trump welcomes statement from North Korea, says talks to reinstate summit 'productive'

President Trump kept the diplomacy door open with North Korea on Friday, welcoming the regime's latest “productive” statement and saying the two sides are still talking following the administration’s
Obama makes fans swoon during San Francisco visit

Obama makes fans swoon during San Francisco visit

Private citizen Barack Obama garnered a rock star-like reception this week in one of the areas where he is admired most: the liberal bastion of San Francisco.“Aren’t you all supposed to be at work
Conservative groups, congressional Republicans appear poised for another try at ObamaCare repeal

Conservative groups, congressional Republicans appear poised for another try at ObamaCare repeal

Congressional Republicans appear poised to take another shot at repealing and replacing ObamaCare -- in an critical, election year in which Democrats are blaming the GOP for escalating health
Abortion referendum in Ireland likely to result in repeal of ban, exit polls suggest

Abortion referendum in Ireland likely to result in repeal of ban, exit polls suggest

With official counting set to begin following Friday's referendum, Ireland may soon lift its decades-old ban on abortions as exit polls suggest the country is overwhelmingly in favor of repealing the
Trump defends Chicago police, tweets they 'have every right to legally protest'

Trump defends Chicago police, tweets they 'have every right to legally protest'

President Trump tweeted in defense of the Chicago police on Friday, saying they had “every right to legally protest,” days after a police union in the city planned a demonstration against Mayor Rahm
White House wants briefing on Mueller probe info that was shared with lawmakers: report

White House wants briefing on Mueller probe info that was shared with lawmakers: report

The White House is reportedly seeking a briefing on the information that lawmakers received Thursday regarding classified documents related to Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into
As Dems focus on big state-level wins, GOP's Hogan mounts impressive reelection bid in Maryland

As Dems focus on big state-level wins, GOP's Hogan mounts impressive reelection bid in Maryland

Maryland Democrats were shocked in 2014 that Republican Larry Hogan had won the governorship in their deep-blue state and have since been determined to deny him a second term.But the notably-resilient
Farm bill, immigration redux, Ryan's potential ouster, like a Shakespeare 'play within a play'

Farm bill, immigration redux, Ryan's potential ouster, like a Shakespeare 'play within a play'

Shakespeare may have been onto something when penning “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.”In the play, the kingdom ruled by Titania and Oberon is collapsing because of their internal scrums and bickering. In
Trump calls for Democrats to end ‘horrible law’ that he says separates children from parents at border

Trump calls for Democrats to end ‘horrible law’ that he says separates children from parents at border

President Trump on Saturday called on Democrats to end a “horrible law” that he says separates children from their parents when they cross the border -- and also accused them of “protecting MS-13
US will decide whether uranium from countries like Russia pose national security risk

US will decide whether uranium from countries like Russia pose national security risk

As questions and investigations about Russian influence in our election process continue, what many Americans may not realize is that adversarial countries, like Russia, stand to have an outsized
Trump welcomes 'productive' statement from North Korea, says Dems 'rooting against' talks

Trump welcomes 'productive' statement from North Korea, says Dems 'rooting against' talks

President Trump kept the diplomacy door open with North Korea on Friday, welcoming the regime's latest “productive” statement and saying the two sides are still talking following the administration’s
'I didn't have scandals,' Obama seemingly jokes in tech conference talk

'I didn't have scandals,' Obama seemingly jokes in tech conference talk

Former President Barack Obama on Wednesday seemingly joked to an audience at a Las Vegas tech conference that his eight-year presidency was scandal-free."I didn't have scandals, which seems like it
Dems torn over anti-Trump message in midterms, as red-state candidates cozy up to president

Dems torn over anti-Trump message in midterms, as red-state candidates cozy up to president

Democrats trying to wrestle control of Congress away from Republicans are deploying an anti-Trump strategy called, “A Better Deal,” which is essentially an anti-Trump, anti-tax reform agenda.“Instead
Amazon, Starbucks pledge money to repeal Seattle head tax

Amazon, Starbucks pledge money to repeal Seattle head tax

Amazon, Starbucks, Vulcan and other companies have pledged a total of more than $350,000 toward an effort to repeal Seattle's newly passed tax on large employers intended to combat homelessness.Just
Voting underway on Ireland's abortion referendum

Voting underway on Ireland's abortion referendum

Voting was underway in Ireland on Friday on a referendum that could legalize abortions in the country, which currently bans the practice except in rare cases when the mother’s life is in danger.The
Firefighter has become master of maxing out overtime pay

Firefighter has become master of maxing out overtime pay

A Los Angeles firefighter received $300,000 in overtime pay in one year by working more hours than actually exist in a single year.Donn Thompson augmented his $92,000 salary by more than a quarter of
The House is revolting

The House is revolting

**Want FOX News Halftime Report in your inbox every day? Sign up here.**On the roster: The House is revolting - Time Out: ‘The passing tribute of a sigh’ - Cohen hosted Russian oligarch at Trump Tower
Trump makes it easier to fire poor-performing federal workers

Trump makes it easier to fire poor-performing federal workers

President Trump on Friday signed three executive orders overhauling the federal bureaucracy, including an order that makes it easier to fire federal workers for misconduct.“To empower our civil
Virginia Rep. Tom Garrett accused of making staffers his 'personal servants'

Virginia Rep. Tom Garrett accused of making staffers his 'personal servants'

Virginia Republican Rep. Tom Garrett turned his congressional staffers into his own “personal servants,” according to a new report, including making them pick up groceries, chauffeur his children and
Why Trump scrapping the summit goes beyond the rough rhetoric

Why Trump scrapping the summit goes beyond the rough rhetoric

President Trump's announcement that he would sit down with Kim Jong Un came as a global shock. His cancellation of the meeting, not so much.You didn't have to be a master diplomat to discern that