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Republican incumbent Adam Jarchow was in the middle of his third term representing the area and had built a formidable base.
The 20 nations that attended the meeting in Vancouver agreed to consider imposing additional unilateral sanctions on Pyongyang.
Richard Gates was charged with money laundering, conspiracy against the U.S. and other counts as part of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.
The request is one of the first responses from the Congress to the disclosure of two major security flaws.
A former CIA officer has been arrested and charged with illegally retaining classified records.
The US Senate has advanced a bill to renew the NSA's warrantless internet surveillance program.
Congress now has four days to pass a spending bill to yet again avoid a government shutdown at the last minute.
The restaurant and construction industries would be hardest hit by the expiration of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.
Even if the controversial DACA program ends, law enforcement won't prioritize deporting "Dreamers" who are registered and have not committed a crime.
The U.S. has strategic reasons right now to strengthen ties with the Central Asian nation, despite its poor record on human rights.
Donald Trump is wrapping up a year in office with the lowest average approval rating of any elected president in his first term.
The New York Times reports that Bannon may be able to skip grand jury testimony if he answers questions in a different setting.
Trump has denied Sen. Dick Durbin's accusations that Trump used foul language when describing some developing nations.
Nielsen said she doesn't "dispute the president was using tough language."
Trade groups and foreign governments stayed at or held events at properties linked to the President, according to think tank Public Citizen.
The 1.3 percentage point increase in the uninsured rate is the biggest increase since 2008.
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