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February 1, 2017 11:53 PM Trump’s Supreme Court pick calms a rattled GOP

Republicans express uniform support — and relief — after Trump's high court pick strikes right chord. After lurching from one Trump administration crisis to another, exhausted Republican lawmakers are basking in President Donald Trump’s smooth rollout of a conservative Supreme Court pick. Trump’s nomination of Colorado appeals court Judge Neil Gorsuch 34

February 1, 2017 4:14 PM Democrats boycott controversial EPA nominee Scott Pruitt’s committee confirmation vote

Even as Republican senators pushed President Trump’s treasury and health and human services nominees through committees Wednesday despite Democratic-blocking tactics, Democrats failed to show up for a planned vote on Environmental Protection Agency nominee Scott Pruitt, the attorney general of Oklahoma. “I have been informed that no Democrats will be in attendance 45

February 1, 2017 5:37 AM For Patriots QB Brady, a curated look behind the curtain

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — A bona fide superstar with a Hall of Fame resume, cover boy good looks and a supermodel wife to match, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has somehow managed to maintain a veneer of privacy in New England despite spending much of the last 16 years coming into fans' homes on their high-definition TVs. His answers to reporters seem designed 43

January 31, 2017 11:56 PM Canada shooting suspect rented apartment close to mosque: neighbors

QUEBEC CITY The French-Canadian student accused of killing six people during evening prayers in a Quebec City mosque had rented an apartment nearby, neighbors said on Tuesday, a sign he may have been targeting the house of worship. Alexandre Bissonnette, 27, was charged in court on Monday with six counts of premeditated murder and five counts of attempted 53

January 31, 2017 11:45 PM Trump's Hotel Expansion Not Welcome In Cities That Voted Against Him

"I don’t believe San Francisco will ever allow a Trump Hotel in our city." WASHINGTON ― Just days after taking the oath of office, Donald Trump’s business empire celebrated the opening of the Trump International Hotel & Tower in Vancouver, Canada, a 69-story draw ― for protesters. The downtown tower, with luxury condos, fine restaurants and an Ivanka 54

January 31, 2017 10:03 PM Progressives cheer Democratic obstruction — and aim at Supreme Court

On Tuesday morning, the “war room” at the progressive group American Bridge was working away at opposition research on President Trump’s Cabinet nominees. Steve Mnuchin, Trump’s pick for the Treasury Department, had been damaged by a Columbus Dispatch investigation into how, despite denials, his OneWest Bank frequently used “robo-signers” in foreclosure 42

January 31, 2017 8:15 PM African leaders OK strategy for mass withdrawal from ICC

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia – African leaders have adopted a strategy calling for a collective withdrawal from the International Criminal Court. The non-binding decision came behind closed doors Tuesday near the end of an African Union summit. It is the latest expression of impatience by African leaders with the court, which some say has focused too narrowly 38

January 31, 2017 2:14 PM Can Democrats block Sessions or other Trump Cabinet nominees? No

Democrats angered by President Trump’s executive order banning immigration from seven Muslim-majority countries face a key test on Tuesday as the U.S. Senate is set to consider a slate of his Cabinet nominees, including his choice for attorney general. Amid growing public concern with Trump’s travel ban, Democrats are facing louder calls from within 37

January 31, 2017 10:00 AM Are President Trump’s executive orders are pushing U.S. toward racial violence?

President Trump’s executive orders are pushing the nation toward unprecedented civil strife and possibly violence Forget about the stupid wall for now—because even Republican congressmen in border states say it won’t stop migrants or smuggling. The deeper threat in President Trump’s executive orders ramping up federal immigration forces is pushing the nation 49

January 31, 2017 7:12 AM Priest reportedly suggests suicide for anti-Trump protesters

The pastor of a largely immigrant Catholic church in Queens has a suggestion for his anti-Trump parishioners — go take a flying leap off the nearest building. “Show your hate for Trump. Do it for social justice. #JumpAgainstTrump,” read a meme posted by Father Philip Pizzo just hours after he celebrated Sunday Mass. The message included an illustration 22