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WASHINGTON — A Justice Department investigation will allege sweeping patterns of discrimination within the Ferguson, Missouri, police department and at the municipal jail and court, law enforcement officials familiar with the report said Tuesday....
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama says Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu didn’t offer any “viable alternatives” to the nuclear negotiations with Iran during his speech to Congress. Obama says he read a transcript of...
Two major air carriers have issued policies saying they will no longer carry rechargeable batteries in their cargo areas because of the risk of explosions and fire these devices hold. Photo by Yasuyoshi Chiba/AFP/Getty Images. WASHINGTON — Two major...
WASHINGTON — Congress is sending President Barack Obama a bill to fund the Department of Homeland Security through the end of the budget year, without overturning the president’s immigration policies. The House on Tuesday voted 257-167 for...
Hillary Clinton’s use of her personal email as secretary of state may make government document archival efforts, required by law, more difficult. Photo by Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images) WASHINGTON — Hillary Rodham Clinton used a personal email...
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, pictured here speaking at the annual AIPAC policy conference on Monday, will address Congress this morning about a possible U.S.-Iran nuclear deal. Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images WASHINGTON — Israeli...