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Boy Scouts chief apologizes for Trump’s politically charged speech

"We sincerely regret that politics were inserted into the scouting program," the Boy Scouts of America's chief executive said in a statement.

2h ago

A running list of Republicans opposing Trump’s ban on transgender troops

So far, at least eight Republicans have openly criticized the policy.
3h ago

Senate Republicans have had enough of Trump’s attacks on Sessions — and are speaking out about it

Sen. Lindsey Graham said there would be "holy hell to pay" if Trump fires Sessions.
3h ago

Paul Ryan seems to have had it with Trump — if this bizarre online quiz he created is any indication

Paul Ryan really wants you to know what he was doing while Donald Trump Jr. was meeting with the Russians.
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3h ago

Trump will visit Long Island to discuss gang violence — but some fear he could make the issue worse

Trump has celebrated mass deportations as fighting gang violence — but are his words helping or hurting?
3h ago

Should you be getting overtime pay?

To qualify for overtime pay, you have to earn below a certain salary level.

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5h ago

Like his boss, Anthony Scaramucci seems to be a fan of disgraced football coach Joe Paterno

President Donald Trump also gave a shout-out to the late Penn State coach during the 2016 campaign.
5h ago

What is a skinny repeal? Senate Republicans’ last-ditch effort to repeal Obamacare explained

The skinny Obamacare repeal sounds like a less extreme plan — but experts say it will make costs skyrocket.
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July 26, 2017

Hundreds rally in Times Square to protest Donald Trump’s transgender military ban

“I’m out here to support my trans brothers and sisters who have been serving our military for years and years and years."
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July 26, 2017

Several Republicans are strongly denouncing Trump’s military transgender ban

“Anybody who wants to serve in the military should serve in the military. I don’t agree with the president.”

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July 26, 2017

Worried Trump might pardon himself? Blame Alexander Hamilton.

Hamilton might not have been "thinkin' past tomorrow" when he pushed for broad executive privileges.
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July 26, 2017

Harry Truman desegregated the military 69 years ago. Today, Trump banned transgender troops.

Truman wanted to end discrimination in the military "as rapidly as possible."
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July 26, 2017

Here is a timeline of Donald Trump’s relationship with Jeff Sessions

Trump continued his Twitter attacks on Sessions Wednesday — reportedly while the embattled attorney general was in the White House.
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July 26, 2017

How many transgender people serve in the U.S. military?

There's no exact number, but here's what research shows.
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July 26, 2017

Human smuggling is a deadly problem — and hardline immigration policies will make it worse

The recent deaths in a tractor-trailer outside Walmart are startling — but historically, not uncommon.

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July 26, 2017

The first out trans soldier has a message for Donald Trump

Retired Sgt. Shane Ortega served as a helicopter crew chief in the Army's 25th Division.
July 26, 2017

Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson talk ‘Broad City’ season 4 and their prayers for Hillary Clinton

"Art has just become exponentially more political since the election," Glazer said.
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July 26, 2017

Remembering all the times Trump promised to protect the LGBTQ community

“Thank you to the LGBT community! I will fight for you while Hillary brings in more people that will threaten your freedoms and beliefs.”
July 26, 2017

President Donald Trump bans transgender individuals from serving in the military

Trump banned transgender people from serving in the military "in any capacity."
July 26, 2017

Senate Health Care Bill: Here is what will happen in the coming days

Republicans still have no path to pass to passing a bill to repeal — and replace — the Affordable Care Act.

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July 25, 2017

House passes new sanctions against Russia by an enormous margin

The bill also places limits on Trump’s power to ease or end penalties against Russia.
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July 25, 2017

Yes, Donald Trump can fire Robert Mueller. Here’s how he can do it.

It's a complicated process, and it could get messy, but he can do it.
July 25, 2017
July 25, 2017

3 reasons why you shouldn’t have fallen for Elon Musk’s hyperloop plans

Musk claims the hyperloop will take us from New York to D.C. in under 30 minutes, but where's the proof?
July 25, 2017

Here are 4 reasons Tuesday’s health care vote will be different than the ones before it

We don't actually know what Republicans will be voting on.

July 25, 2017

Trump turns up his Twitter attack on his own attorney general, Jeff Sessions

President Donald Trump is thinking about firing Jeff Sessions. In the meantime, he's making Sessions' life miserable.
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July 25, 2017

President Donald Trump turns Boy Scout Jamboree into campaign rally

The president discussed health care, Hillary Clinton, Obama, big yachts and more to 40,000 Boy Scouts and volunteers
July 24, 2017

“We’re getting our asses kicked in the elections.” But the new Democratic message may not fix that.

"One three-line slogan is never going to resonate with all the Democrats we see across the country."
July 24, 2017

Scaramucci said he wants to let Trump be Trump. Here’s what that looks like 72 hours in.

Letting Trump be Trump is not going to help Republicans pass their major agenda items, and that reality has many in the GOP in a state of despair.