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How Recent Harassment Cases May Impact the 2018 Elections

How Recent Harassment Cases May Impact the 2018 Elections

Larry Sabato, University of Virginia Center for Politics director, discusses the GOP's tax overhaul plan, the Alabama Senate race and how recent sexual harassment cases may impact next year's
Trump’s Sanctions on North Korea Hit Three More Chinese Companies

Trump’s Sanctions on North Korea Hit Three More Chinese Companies

The Trump administration sanctioned three Chinese trading companies on Tuesday as well as North Korean shipping firms and vessels as the U.S. seeks to disrupt funding of Kim Jong Un’s nuclear program.
Rep. Renacci Expects 'True Conference' on Tax Bills

Rep. Renacci Expects 'True Conference' on Tax Bills

Rep. Jim Renacci, an Ohio Republican, discusses the GOP's tax overhaul plan with Bloomberg's Shery Ahn and Kevin Cirilli on "Bloomberg Markets: Balance of Power." (Source: Bloomberg)
Trump Spares Turkeys and Jokes He Can't Overturn Obama's Pardons

Trump Spares Turkeys and Jokes He Can't Overturn Obama's Pardons

President Donald Trump on Tuesday jokingly bemoaned that his lawyers wouldn’t let him overturn the clemency former President Barack Obama granted to a pair of birds named Tater and Tot ahead of
U.K. Tells EU Brexit Trade Deal Needed to Solve Irish Border

U.K. Tells EU Brexit Trade Deal Needed to Solve Irish Border

The U.K. government said working out what happens to the Irish border after Brexit will only be possible once the bloc agrees to discuss a new trade deal, rejecting a demand from the European Union.
Germany Heaps Pressure on SPD to Bow to Call for Merkel Pact

Germany Heaps Pressure on SPD to Bow to Call for Merkel Pact

Pressure is mounting on Germany’s Social Democrats to join Chancellor Angela Merkel in a revived alliance and end the impasse threatening political stability in Europe’s largest economy.
Trump Pardons Thanksgiving Turkey at Annual Ceremony

Trump Pardons Thanksgiving Turkey at Annual Ceremony

President Donald Trump pardons the Thanksgiving turkey at the annual White House ceremony. (Source: Bloomberg)
Trump Barbs on AT&T-Time Warner Deal Could Fuel Company Defense

Trump Barbs on AT&T-Time Warner Deal Could Fuel Company Defense

And his vocal criticism of CNN may backfire on government lawyers as they seek to block the $85 billion merger.
Why Tax Reform Might Actually Weaken U.S. Growth

Why Tax Reform Might Actually Weaken U.S. Growth

Maya MacGuineas, Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget president, discusses the GOP's tax overhaul plan with Bloomberg's Vonnie Quinn and Shery Ahn on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
Merkel Tells Rivals She's Open to New Elections

Merkel Tells Rivals She's Open to New Elections

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she’s ready to face voters again to break the country’s political stalemate, betting they won’t blame her for failed talks on forming a coalition. Bloomberg's
A Week of Desperation: Inside Mugabe’s Fight to Stay in Power

A Week of Desperation: Inside Mugabe’s Fight to Stay in Power

Neither the military or his political opponents could get him out
Additional Remains of U.S. Soldier Johnson Found in Niger

Additional Remains of U.S. Soldier Johnson Found in Niger

The Pentagon says it has recovered additional remains of Army Sgt. La David Johnson, who was among four U.S. soldiers killed in the African nation of Niger in October.
Senate Releases Tax Bill Text in ‘Unusually Fast’ March to Vote

Senate Releases Tax Bill Text in ‘Unusually Fast’ March to Vote

The Senate released the 515-page text of its sweeping tax legislation for the first time Monday evening -- and Republican leaders plan to hold a floor vote on it within 10 days.
FCC to Review TV Station Ownership Cap

FCC to Review TV Station Ownership Cap

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai said the agency will consider altering and possibly killing a national limit on TV station ownership, in a move that may lead to more media mergers
Why Trump-Voting States May Be Lagging in the Jobs Race

Why Trump-Voting States May Be Lagging in the Jobs Race

Don’t look to the labor market to heal America’s political divide.
FCC Chairman Proposes Abandoning Obama-Era Net Neutrality Rules

FCC Chairman Proposes Abandoning Obama-Era Net Neutrality Rules

U.S. Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai on Tuesday proposed vacating Obama-era net neutrality rules, handing a victory to broadband providers such as AT&T Inc. and Comcast Corp.
Mugabe Ends 37-Year Zimbabwe Rule Under Impeachment Threat

Mugabe Ends 37-Year Zimbabwe Rule Under Impeachment Threat

Bowing to a nation that had turned against him, Robert Mugabe resigned as president of Zimbabwe, ending his 37-year rule and sparking scenes of wild celebration throughout the capital.
Ethics Panel to Investigate Harassment Claims Against Conyers

Ethics Panel to Investigate Harassment Claims Against Conyers

The House Ethics Committee is opening an investigation into allegations that Democratic Representative John Conyers sexually harassed some members of his staff.
From Street Protests to Kingmaker, Chile’s New Left Comes of Age

From Street Protests to Kingmaker, Chile’s New Left Comes of Age

After the results of Chile’s elections altered the political landscape and raised the prospect of a neck-to-neck race for the presidency four weeks from now, attention is turning to the left-wing

The Latest on the Conyers Sexual-Harassment Allegations

Longtime Michigan Representative John Conyers told The Associated Press that he hasn't settled any sexual-harassment complaints with any staff members.