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Sexual misconduct claims roil Alabama campaign, divide women
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) -- Standing on the white marble steps of Alabama's Capitol, Kayla Moore surrounded herself with two dozen other women to defend husband Roy Moore against accusations of sexual misconduct that are dividing Republicans, and women in particular....

As sex scandals topple the powerful: Why not Trump?
WASHINGTON (AP) -- "You can do anything," Donald Trump once boasted, speaking of groping and kissing unsuspecting women....

Trump delays new policy on importing elephant parts
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump said Friday he's delaying a new policy allowing the body parts of African elephants shot for sport to be imported until he can review "all conservation facts."...

Moscow meeting in June 2017 under scrutiny in Trump probe
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Earlier this year, a Russian-American lobbyist and another businessman discussed over coffee in Moscow an extraordinary meeting they had attended 12 months earlier: a gathering at Trump Tower with President Donald Trump's son, his son-in-law and his then-campaign chairman....

Kushner's lawyer pushes back on Senate committee request
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A lawyer for White House adviser Jared Kushner pushed back Friday after a Senate committee said he had not been fully forthcoming in its probe into Russian election interference....

US puts Palestinians on notice: DC office may be shuttered
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Trump administration put the Palestinians on notice Friday that it will shutter their office in Washington unless they've entered serious peace talks with Israel, U.S. officials said, potentially giving President Donald Trump more leverage as he seeks an elusive Mideast peace deal....

Franken apologizes to woman who says he kissed, groped her
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Minnesota Sen. Al Franken personally apologized to the woman who has accused him of forcibly kissing her and groping her during a 2006 USO tour, saying he remembers their encounter differently but is "ashamed that my actions ruined that experience for you."...

Derided by critics, trickle-down economics gets another try
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Does money roll downhill?...

Ultra-wealthy win in Senate tax bill, other face hikes
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The ultra-wealthy, especially those with dynastic businesses - like President Donald Trump and his family - do very well under a major Republican tax bill moving in the Senate, as they do under legislation passed this week by the House....

The Latest: Trump delays policy on importing elephant parts
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Latest on a plan to allow importation of elephant parts (all times local):...

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Kushner's lawyer pushes back on Senate committee request

US puts Palestinians on notice: DC office may be shuttered

The Latest: Trump delays policy on importing elephant parts

Oklahoma governor's budget bill veto could bring new session

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Montana congressman misled authorities on reporter's assault

Candidate for Ohio governor reveals sexual past on Facebook

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