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berniesanders-022718.jpg In a widely anticipated move, Senator Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., officially launched his second campaign for president on Tuesday. Sanders will once again seek the Democratic presidential nomination even though he is an independent and not a member of the party.

trump-mexico-border-wall-021919.jpg A coalition of 16 US states is suing the Trump administration over his decision to declare an emergency at the southern border to get funding for Mexican border wall. President Donald Trump made the declaration of national emergency on Friday to bypass Congress which refused to pass his proposal of $5.7 billion to build a wall along US-Mexico border. 15 states joined the initiative taken by the

trump5-021519.jpg President Donald Trump confirmed Friday that he will declare the situation on the U.S. border with Mexico a national emergency in order to secure additional funding for his divisive border wall.

william-pelham-011419.jpg In a widely anticipated move, the Senate voted Thursday to confirm President Donald Trump's nomination of Republican lawyer William Barr as Attorney General. Barr will subsequently reclaim the position he held under former President George H.W. Bush from 1991 to 1993.

house-votes-021419.jpg The House of Representatives passed a bipartisan resolution calling for an end to the U.S. military support to the Saudi-led coalition in the destructive war in Yemen. The resolution, which curtails presidential war powers, was passed by a 248 to 177 vote with support from 18 Republican lawmakers. As per the resolution, which invokes the War Powers Act, the President is required to "remove Unit

china-us-trade-deal-021319.jpg President Donald Trump has said China wants a trade deal with the United States very badly, and indicated that the deadline to reach a trade deal with China could be extended if the talks are making good progress. "Now, if we're close to a deal where we think we can make a real deal, and it's going to get done, I could see myself letting that slide for a little while. But generally speaking, I'm

trump3-021319.jpg Partly offsetting optimism lawmakers will manage to avoid another government shutdown, President Donald Trump expressed displeasure with a tentative agreement reached by bipartisan negotiators.

us-dreamers-021219.jpg Major industry leaders in the United States sent an open letter to Congress calling for legislation to protect immigrants brought illegally to the country as children, known as Dreamers. The signatories, which include the heads of General Motors, Facebook, Coca Cola, Apple, Amazon, Google, AT&T and Microsoft, urged the Congress to pass a law that will give more than 700,000 immigrants legal protec

richard-shelby-021219.jpg Hoping to avoid another prolonged government shutdown, Congressional negotiators have reached a tentative agreement on border security. Senate Appropriations Committee Chairman Richard Shelby, R-Ala., a lead Republican negotiator, said late Monday the two sides have reached an "agreement in principle."

gramy-awards-021119.jpg It was a big night for female stars at this year's Grammys, as Kacey Musgraves, Dua Lipa, Cardi B and Lady Gaga won the awards in major categories. Musgraves and Childish Gambino were the biggest winners as they picked up four awards each. Musgraves' critically acclaimed "Golden Hour" was declared the Best Country Album as well as Album of the year. She also won Best Country Solo Performance for

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