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  • Michelle Obama passport scan appears online in apparent hack

    WASHINGTON – The White House said Thursday it was looking into a cyber breach after what appeared to be a scan of first lady Michelle Obama's passport ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 3:19 pm
  • More than 800 immigrants mistakenly granted citizenship

    WASHINGTON – The U.S. government has mistakenly granted citizenship to at least 858 immigrants from countries of concern to national security or with ...
    Sept. 19, 2016 - 10:28 am
  • GOP gains ground on Democrats in voter registration in key states

    WASHINGTON – Republicans have gained ground on Democrats in registering voters in three battleground states and kept their razor-thin advantage in Iow ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 12:08 pm
  • Hillary Clinton says she puts half of Donald Trump supporters in a 'basket of deplorables'

    WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. – Hillary Clinton verbally banished half of Donald Trump's backers to a "basket of deplorables," and the Republican presidential no ...
    Sept. 10, 2016 - 1:56 pm
  • U.S., Russia seal Syria cease-fire, new military partnership

    GENEVA – The United States and Russia working in lockstep against the Islamic State group and al-Qaida's affiliate in Syria. A rejuvenated truce that ...
    Sept. 10, 2016 - 7:42 am
  • AP FACT CHECK: Multiple missteps mark Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton forum

    WASHINGTON – Republican Donald Trump repeated a bevy of previous misstatements in a forum on national security issues, while his Democratic presidenti ...
    Sept. 8, 2016 - 11:06 am
  • Rep. Jason Chaffetz: Probe deleted Hillary Clinton emails cited in FBI report

    WASHINGTON – The Republican chairman of the House committee investigating Hillary Clinton's email practices asked a federal prosecutor Tuesday to dete ...
    Sept. 6, 2016 - 11:08 am
  • FDA bans antiseptic chemicals from soaps; no proof they work

    WASHINGTON – The federal government Friday banned more than a dozen chemicals long-used in antibacterial soaps, saying manufacturers failed to show th ...
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 2:53 pm
  • FBI publishes notes on Hillary Clinton's use of private email

    WASHINGTON – Then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton relied on the judgments of her staff and others not to illegally send emails containing classifie ...
    Sept. 3, 2016 - 12:27 am
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