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August 20, 2018
Special Counsel Robert Mueller leaves a meeting with members of the Senate Judiciary Committee in Washington on June 21, 2017. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Eric Thayer.
Trump calls Mueller lawyers 'thugs' and 'a National Disgrace!'
August 20, 2018 - 7:56am
August 19, 2018
Montana Governor Steve Bullock. Photo from Wikimedia Commons.
Montana Gov. Steve Bullock, considering 2020 White House bid, now says he supports assault weapons ban
August 19, 2018 - 6:25pm
Trump speechwriter fired amid scrutiny of appearance with white nationalists
August 19, 2018 - 5:30pm
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey speaks during a Bloomberg Television interview in San Francisco on Aug. 2, 2017. Bloomberg photo by David Paul Morris
Twitter CEO admits 'left-leaning' bias but says it doesn't influence company policy
August 19, 2018 - 4:51pm
National security adviser John Bolton listens as President Donald Trump speaks during a Cabinet meeting at the White House on Aug 16. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Bolton says four foreign adversaries may try to interfere in US midterms
August 19, 2018 - 12:30pm
President Donald Trump arrives at the airport in Morristown, N.J., to spend the weekend at his nearby golf resort, Aug. 17, 2018. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump lashes out at Russia probe, compares it to McCarthyism
August 19, 2018 - 11:30am
ICE arrested a wanted man driving his pregnant wife to give birth. She drove herself to the hospital.
August 19, 2018 - 8:49am
Problems within child care licensing persist in Minnesota, North Dakota
August 19, 2018 - 6:00am
Q conspiracy a new version of old phenomenon
August 19, 2018 - 6:00am
August 18, 2018
Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, June 27, 2018. As city and state officials and members of both parties clamor for the federal government for help, Carson has told aides he views a nationwide shortage of affordable housing as a regrettable, but an essentially local problem. (Erin Schaff/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Suit dismissed accusing HUD Secretary Carson of dismantling Obama-era fair housing law
August 18, 2018 - 5:20pm
President Donald Trump arrives at the airport in Morristown, N.J., to spend the weekend at his nearby golf resort, Aug. 17, 2018. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
On Twitter, Trump accuses 'social media' of limiting free speech of conservatives
August 18, 2018 - 12:00pm
August 17, 2018
Marijuana being grown in Minnesota for medicinal purposes.  Forum News Service file photo
North Dakota law enforcement group passes resolution against recreational marijuana
August 17, 2018 - 9:30pm
President Donald Trump arrives at the airport in Morristown, N.J., to spend the weekend at his nearby golf resort, Aug. 17, 2018. Trump threatened on Friday to quickly revoke the security clearance of Bruce Ohr, a little-known Justice Department official, for the first time seeking to apply his power to cut access to sensitive information to a midlevel government worker rather than a prominent former national security official. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
White House drafts more clearance cancellations demanded by Trump
August 17, 2018 - 9:22pm
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Technology weighs in North Dakota secretary of state race
August 17, 2018 - 8:14pm
Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser speaks at a groundbreaking for a family housing facility on July 6, 2017 in Washington. MUST CREDIT: Matt McClain/The Washington Post
Trump cancels military parade he longed to hold as concern over costs grow
August 17, 2018 - 7:18pm
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