Politics

Nov 3, 2016; Raleigh, NC, USA; Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton
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March 05, 2019 - 1:34 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton says she won't run for president in 2020, but vows she's "not going anywhere." The former secretary of state, senator and first lady ruled out another campaign during an interview posted Monday by New York TV station News12 . Clinton, who lost the 2016 presidential...
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Missouri State Capitol
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March 05, 2019 - 1:29 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A member of the Missouri Senate's Conservative Caucus is breaking from Republican Gov. Mike Parson and pitching a new plan to pay for road and bridge repairs. At issue is Parson's proposal to borrow $350 million to pay to fix 250 bridges across the state , which received...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump shakes hands with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Hanoi. Trump said he walked away from his second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un because Kim demanded the U.S. lift all of its sanctions, a claim that North Korea's delegation called a rare news conference in the middle of the night to deny. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci, File)
March 04, 2019 - 2:28 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has raised the possibility that a congressional hearing Democrats arranged with his former personal attorney may have contributed to the lack of results of his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Trump left the summit in Vietnam with the North...
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Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer, is sworn in to testify before the House Oversight and Reform Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019.
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February 27, 2019 - 5:06 pm
"I am not protecting Mr. Trump anymore," Cohen declared.
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Republican House Speaker Elijah Haahr speaks during a news conference after the House passed a sweeping bill to further restrict abortion Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, in Jefferson City, Mo.
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February 27, 2019 - 4:57 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri House on Wednesday took steps to outlaw most abortions in the state should the U.S. Supreme Court overturn Roe v. Wade, an effort that's part of a broader Republican push amid renewed optimism that the high court might be more open to increased restrictions,...
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Micahel Cohen
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February 27, 2019 - 8:45 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — There'll be much talk of a "rat," hush money for onetime paramours and the 2016 presidential campaign. But did President Donald Trump break the law? <<<LISTEN LIVE HERE at 9AM>>> That's the key question Michael Cohen will be expected to answer with documents on...
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St. Louis Gateway Arch in Missouri at twilight
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February 26, 2019 - 3:15 pm
ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. (KMOX) — Two more municipalities have put their opposition to the Better Together statewide vote in writing. Last night, the councils of Florissant and University City unanimously passed resolutions saying they don't like it. "The safe, historic, patriotic, and faith-based...
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February 26, 2019 - 1:56 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — Two St. Louis aldermen are fighting back against the "Better Together" city-county merger plan -- they want to recall the mayor of St. Louis. Two north St. Louis aldermen, John Collins-Muhammad and Brandon Bosley, say Mayor Lyda Krewson has "betrayed local voters." Related:...
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February 22, 2019 - 9:26 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats on Friday introduced a resolution to block the national emergency declaration that President Donald Trump issued to fund his long-sought wall along the U.S-Mexico border. The move sets up a fight that could result in Trump's first veto. It starts the clock on a...
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February 22, 2019 - 9:10 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Mike Parson says state lawmakers are "grandstanding" by holding numerous hearings to discuss a tax refund problem caused by a mistake on state tax withholding tables. Parson on Wednesday defended Revenue Director Joel Walters handling of the problem, which...
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