Government and politics

FILE - In this June 6, 2013 file photo, the National Security Agency (NSA) campus in Fort Meade, Md. Russian hackers attacked at least one U.S. voting software supplier days before the 2016 presidential election, according to a classified NSA report leaked Monday, June 5, 2017, that suggests election-related hacking penetrated further into U.S. voting systems than previously known. The report, which was published online by The Intercept, does not say whether the hacking had any effect on election results. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)
June 06, 2017 - 2:35 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Russian hackers attacked at least one U.S. voting software supplier days before last year's presidential election, according to a government intelligence report leaked Monday that suggests election-related hacking penetrated further into U.S. voting systems than previously known...
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In this May 29, 2017, photo, Christine Lui Chen,, who is running for state senate during the November elections, participates in the Bridgewater Memorial Day Parade in Bridgewater, N.J. Chen, a 36-year-old health care executive in New Jersey and mother of two small children, had never considered entering politics, focusing instead on her family, her career and her community. That all changed in January, when she attended the Women's March on Washington. Thirteen hours later, she emailed Democratic officials: "Here's my resume. I want to get involved." (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
June 06, 2017 - 12:11 am
Christine Lui Chen, a 36-year-old health care executive in New Jersey and mother of two small children, had never considered entering politics, focusing instead on her family, her career and her community. That all changed in January, 13 hours after she attended the Women's March on Washington. She...
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In this May 29, 2017, photo, Christine Lui Chen,, who is running for state senate during the November elections, participates in the Bridgewater Memorial Day Parade in Bridgewater, N.J. Chen, a 36-year-old health care executive in New Jersey and mother of two small children, had never considered entering politics, focusing instead on her family, her career and her community. That all changed in January, when she attended the Women's March on Washington. Thirteen hours later, she emailed Democratic officials: "Here's my resume. I want to get involved." (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
June 06, 2017 - 12:11 am
Christine Lui Chen, a 36-year-old health care executive in New Jersey and mother of two small children, had never considered entering politics, focusing instead on her family, her career and her community. That all changed in January, 13 hours after she attended the Women's March on Washington. She...
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President Donald Trump waves as he departs an Air Traffic Control Reform Initiative event in the East Room at the White House, Monday, June 5, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
June 05, 2017 - 11:55 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Memo from legal experts to President Donald Trump on resurrecting his stalled travel ban: Quit Twitter. Trump's 140-character musings Monday may have undercut his own efforts to persuade the Supreme Court to reinstate his revised travel ban, which Trump called a "watered-down,...
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President Donald Trump speaks in the East Room at the White House in Washington, Monday, June 5, 2017. Trump is making the case for privatizing the nation's air traffic control system. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
June 05, 2017 - 9:30 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — In its effort to regain control of its message, the White House has curtailed press briefings, redirected questions on the Russia investigation to an outside lawyer and planned a major infrastructure policy rollout for this week. But as long as President Donald Trump has a...
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President Donald Trump speaks in the East Room at the White House in Washington, Monday, June 5, 2017. Trump is making the case for privatizing the nation's air traffic control system. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
June 05, 2017 - 9:30 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — In its effort to regain control of its message, the White House has curtailed press briefings, redirected questions on the Russia investigation to an outside lawyer and planned a major infrastructure policy rollout for this week. But as long as President Donald Trump has a...
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President Donald Trump waves as he departs an Air Traffic Control Reform Initiative event in the East Room at the White House, Monday, June 5, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
June 05, 2017 - 9:28 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Memo from legal experts to President Donald Trump on resurrecting his stalled travel ban: Put down the Twitter. Trump's 140-character musings Monday may have undercut his own efforts to persuade the Supreme Court to reinstate his revised travel ban, which Trump called a "watered-...
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President Donald Trump waves as he departs an Air Traffic Control Reform Initiative event in the East Room at the White House, Monday, June 5, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
June 05, 2017 - 9:28 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Memo from legal experts to President Donald Trump on resurrecting his stalled travel ban: Put down the Twitter. Trump's 140-character musings Monday may have undercut his own efforts to persuade the Supreme Court to reinstate his revised travel ban, which Trump called a "watered-...
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FILE - In this May 10, 2017, file photo, Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn of Texas, talks with reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington. Senate GOP leaders plan to vote as soon as this month on major health care legislation even though they remain uncertain, for now, whether their still-unwritten bill will pass, lawmakers said June 5. “We’ve been talking about this for seven years, so now is the time to start coming up with some tangible alternatives and building consensus,” Cornyn said. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)
June 05, 2017 - 9:18 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate GOP leaders plan to vote as soon as this month on major health care legislation even though they remain uncertain, for now, whether their still-unwritten bill will pass, lawmakers said Monday. The House narrowly passed its own version of legislation to repeal and replace...
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FILE - In this May 10, 2017, file photo, Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn of Texas, talks with reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington. Senate GOP leaders plan to vote as soon as this month on major health care legislation even though they remain uncertain, for now, whether their still-unwritten bill will pass, lawmakers said June 5. “We’ve been talking about this for seven years, so now is the time to start coming up with some tangible alternatives and building consensus,” Cornyn said. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)
June 05, 2017 - 9:18 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate GOP leaders plan to vote as soon as this month on major health care legislation even though they remain uncertain, for now, whether their still-unwritten bill will pass, lawmakers said Monday. The House narrowly passed its own version of legislation to repeal and replace...
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