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President Donald Trump disembarks from Air Force One after arriving at McCarran International Airport, Friday, April 5, 2019, in Las Vegas. Trump is scheduled to speak at the Republican Jewish Coalition National Leadership Meeting in Las Vegas Saturday. (AP Photo/John Locher)
April 06, 2019 - 9:40 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — An attorney representing President Donald Trump says a congressional request for Trump's tax returns "would set a dangerous precedent" if granted and that the IRS cannot legally divulge the information. Democratic Rep. Richard Neal of Massachusetts, chairman of the House Ways and...
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President Donald Trump visits a new section of the border wall with Mexico in Calexico, Calif., Friday April 5, 2019. Gloria Chavez with the U.S. Border Patrol, center, and Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen listen. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
April 06, 2019 - 1:59 am
CALEXICO, Calif. (AP) — Declaring "our country is full," President Donald Trump on Friday insisted the U.S. immigration system was overburdened and illegal crossings must be stopped as he inspected a refurbished section of fencing at the Mexican border. Trump, making a renewed push for border...
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Former Vice President Joe Biden is greeted by International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers President Lonnie Stephenson as he arrives to speak at IBEW's construction and maintenance conference in Washington, Friday, April 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
April 05, 2019 - 5:44 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Vice President Joe Biden on Friday made light of his recent controversy about crossing physical boundaries with women, and he signaled in a resolute speech to union activists that's he's ready to run for president as a moderate Democrat in party that has been drifting left...
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 Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden
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April 05, 2019 - 9:58 am
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS) -- Joe Biden made his first public appearance since women started to come forward with complaints that he touched them inappropriately. The former Vice President started his speech to the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers in Washington, with a joke. "Just so you...
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President Donald Trump speaks during the White House Opportunity and Revitalization Council meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Thursday, April 4, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
April 05, 2019 - 9:01 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Abandoning his threat to immediately seal the southern border, President Donald Trump warned instead that he'd slap tariffs on cars coming to the U.S. from Mexico unless the Mexicans do more to stop the flow of migrants and drugs to the U.S. In his latest backtrack in recent days...
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FILE - In this March 22, 2019, file photo, Attorney General William Barr leaves his home in McLean, Va. Barr told Congress on March 29, to expect version of special counsel's Russia report by mid-April. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
April 05, 2019 - 5:51 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General William Barr is defending his handling of special counsel Robert Mueller's report on the Russia investigation, saying the confidential document contains sensitive grand jury material that prevented it from being immediately released to the public. The statement...
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David Caplan
April 04, 2019 - 2:51 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS) -- Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Thursday met with the cast of Netflix's "Queer Eye," who were on Capitol Hill to discuss with lawmakers the Equality Act, which would amend the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to prohibit discrimination based on one’s gender identity or sexual...
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
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April 04, 2019 - 2:33 pm
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez revealed she sleeps on a mattress in an unfurnished D.C. apartment -- and also compared Republicans to the possessed girl in "The Exorcist" -- during an Instagram live video Wednesday night.
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President Donald Trump
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April 03, 2019 - 6:29 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS) -- The Democratic chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee submitted on Wednesday his long-awaited request from the IRS for six years-worth of President Donald Trump’s tax returns. Rep. Richard Neal, D-Mass., requested both the president's personal and business tax...
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David Caplan
April 03, 2019 - 3:11 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS) -- Former vice president Joe Biden, a buzzed-about possible 2020 contender, posted a video on Twitter Wednesday afternoon in response to the multiple allegations of sexual misconduct against him. "Social norms are changing. I understand that, and I’ve heard what these women...
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