(WASHINGTON) -- A federal judge on Wednesday accepted the argument by federal prosecutors that Paul Manafort continued to lie to special counsel Robert Mueller’s team after signing a plea agreement, a ruling that means the onetime Trump campaig...

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(WASHINGTON) -- The acting head of the nation's environmental agency said Democrats' proposal to combat climate change was "not ready for primetime," in an exclusive interview with ABC News Live on Wednesday.Acting Environmental Protectio...

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(WASHINGTON) -- The House of Representatives has passed a resolution to withdraw U.S. military support for the Saudi and Emirati-led coalition in Yemen, a historic vote that sends a strong rebuke to President Donald Trump's foreign policy one month a...

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(WASHINGTON) -- With just two days left for lawmakers to reach a deal to keep the government open, negotiations hit a new snag Wednesday over a push by Democrats to include back pay for thousands of federal contractors hit by last month's longest-eve...

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(WASHINGTON) -- While top Republicans on Capitol Hill now say they support President Donald Trump using executive action to transfer funds to pay for his proposed border wall, just days ago some GOP senators opposed the idea and others are worried he...

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(WASHINGTON) -- Brock Long, head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, announced Thursday he is leaving the agency.Long was chosen by President Donald Trump to lead FEMA and confirmed by the Senate in 2017. He oversaw the federal re...

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(WASHINGTON) -- It's rare for any issue to unite Republicans and Democrats in Washington, but both parties in Congress are demanding the Trump administration investigate what role Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman reportedly played in t...

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(WASHINGTON) -- Congressional negotiators on Wednesday were scrambling to hammer out the final language of a bill based on their "agreement in principle" on border security, as lawmakers and President Donald Trump said they needed to review the detai...

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(WASHINGTON) -- A lawmaker is calling for an investigation in the wake of an ABC News report that highlighted the deaths of two migrants who fell ill while being held in U.S. detention facilities.The families of Mariee Juarez, a Guatemala...

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(WASHINGTON) -- A photo showing Michael Cohen out on the town after postponing his congressional testimony due to “post-surgery medical needs” prompted a fiery rebuke from the Senate Intelligence Committee’s leading Republican on Tu...

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(WASHINGTON) -- The White House on Tuesday condemned violence against the press after the BBC said a man wearing a Make America Great Again hat attacked on of their cameraman at a rally for President Donald Trump Monday night in El Paso, Texas....

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(WASHINGTON) --  Even though the bipartisan deal to avoid a shutdown falls far short of what President Donald Trump has been demanding to fund his border wall, top Republicans said Tuesday he should sign it and support his taking executive actio...

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(EL PASO, Texas) -- “If you want a friend in Washington, get a dog,” President Harry Truman is said to have once quipped. President Donald Trump says for now, well, he’s okay without one -- a four-legged friend, that is....

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(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump on Tuesday said Rep. Ilhan Omar, one of the first Muslim women in Congress, should resign over Twitter comments that leaders in both parties have called "anti-Semitic.""I think she should resign from...

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