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A Secret Service agent cleans the presidential limo before the arrival of Marine One carrying President Donald Trump at the Downtown Manhattan Heliport, Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018, in New York. Trump is riding around in a new set of wheels. A sleeker version of the armored presidential limousine known as “The Beast” is ferrying Trump around midtown Manhattan, where he is attending the annual U.N. General Assembly session. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
September 25, 2018 - 2:57 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is riding around in a new set of wheels. A sleeker version of the armored presidential limousine known as "The Beast" is ferrying Trump around midtown Manhattan, where he's attending the annual U.N. General Assembly session. The U.S. Secret Service says the...
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September 25, 2018 - 10:28 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A federal judge appeared poised Monday to toss out a defamation lawsuit against President Donald Trump by porn actress Stormy Daniels. Judge S. James Otero said in U.S. District Court that a tweet the president wrote in April appears to be "rhetorical hyperbole" and speech...
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President Donald Trump speaks during a signing ceremony for the United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement at the Lotte New York Palace hotel during the United Nations General Assembly, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
September 25, 2018 - 1:44 am
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — President Donald Trump charged into office on the resonance of his aggressive "America First" agenda, but now, as he returns to the pinnacle of global diplomacy, he can't escape the growing shadows of domestic political troubles. Between promoting the wisdom of his...
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Brett Kavanaugh, with his wife Ashley Estes Kavanaugh, answers questions during a FOX News interview, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, in Washington, about allegations of sexual misconduct against the Supreme Court nominee. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
September 24, 2018 - 10:24 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans mounted a combative, coordinated drive Monday to salvage Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination as they fought to keep a second woman's allegation of long-ago sexual misconduct from derailing his confirmation. President Donald Trump leapt to his defense, the top...
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September 24, 2018 - 5:40 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh said Monday that he will not withdraw from the nomination process, despite allegations of sexual misconduct against him. “I’m not going to let false accusations drive us out of this process,” Kavanaugh told Fox News. “And we’re...
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September 24, 2018 - 5:31 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Melania Trump plans to announce details about her October trip to Africa during an appearance this week in New York. The White House says the first lady will discuss the trip at a reception she's hosting Wednesday during the annual U.N. General Assembly meeting in New York. She'...
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President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with South Korean President Moon Jae-In at the Lotte New York Palace hotel during the United Nations General Assembly, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
September 24, 2018 - 4:16 pm
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — President Donald Trump raised hopes at the United Nations on Monday that a second meeting with North Korea's Kim Jong Un could occur "quite soon," striking a conciliatory tone one year after he used his debut at the U.N. to deride the autocrat as "Little Rocket Man" and...
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September 24, 2018 - 10:56 am
WASHINGTON (AP/1010 WINS) — Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein headed to the White House on Monday expecting to be fired, sources told The Associated Press and The New York Times -- but he departed the White House with his job intact, according to ABC News, seemingly rebuking those earlier...
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Dec 1, 2016; Dodgeville, WI, USA; Workers sort absentee ballots as part of a recount Thursday, December 1, 2016
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September 24, 2018 - 10:16 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Some college students are away from home on Election Day. Of course they can send in an absentee ballot, but they don't always follow through. Officials in Fairfax County, Virginia conducted a focus group with their college interns this summer. Young people told them their...
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In this Jan. 30, 2003 file photo Republican state Rep. Jim Knoblach attends a meeting in the State Office Building in St. Paul, Minn. Rep. Jim Knoblach
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September 24, 2018 - 9:58 am
SAINT PAUL, MN (1010 WINS) -- A state representative in Minnesota has called off his re-election campaign, after his estranged daughter accused him of sexual abuse. Laura Knoblach told Minnesota Public Radio that her father, Minnesota Republican Rep. Jim Knoblach, touched her inappropriately from...
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