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Romney Seeks Utah Republican Party Nomination at Convention

Romney Seeks Utah Republican Party Nomination at Convention

By Lindsay Whitehurst | Apr 21
Mitt Romney may have one of the best-known names in national politics, but he's still going to have to face down nearly a dozen Republican contenders in Utah on Saturday in his bid to restart his political career with a U.S. Senate seat.

Sarah Jessica Parker Calls Cynthia Nixon's Run 'Exciting'

Sarah Jessica Parker Calls Cynthia Nixon's Run 'Exciting'

By John Carucci | Apr 20
Cynthia Nixon's quest for the governorship of New York state has at least one high-profile fan excited - Sarah Jessica Parker.

From Catchphrases to Fashion: 'Scandal's' Pop Culture Impact

From Catchphrases to Fashion: 'Scandal's' Pop Culture Impact

By Alicia Rancilio | Apr 19
As "Scandal" wraps up its seventh and final season on ABC, the political drama starring Kerry Washington as professional problem solver in the nation's capital will leave behind a number of contributions to pop culture.

Conservative Enthusiasm Helps 'Roseanne' Continue Domination

Conservative Enthusiasm Helps 'Roseanne' Continue Domination

By David Bauder | Apr 18
As the rebooted "Roseanne" continues to dominate the television landscape, research indicates that enthusiasm expressed for the show's initial success by President Donald Trump and Fox News Channel had an impact on its audience.

Trump Builds on Obama Opioid Policy

Trump Builds on Obama Opioid Policy

By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Apr 18
Deep within President Donald Trump's plan to combat opioid abuse, overshadowed by his call for the death penalty for some drug traffickers, is a push to expand the use of medication to treat addiction.

APNewsBreak: Liberal Party Won't Play Spoiler in NY Gov Race

APNewsBreak: Liberal Party Won't Play Spoiler in NY Gov Race

By David Klepper | Apr 17
An influential liberal third party won't play spoiler in this year's New York governor's race and will reconsider its support for "Sex and the City" star Cynthia Nixon in the general election if she doesn't beat Gov. Andrew Cuomo in the Democratic primary

Defending Trump in Russia Probe? It's Hardly A Dream Job

Defending Trump in Russia Probe? It's Hardly A Dream Job

By Eric Tucker | Apr 17
Several prominent lawyers asked to help represent President Donald Trump in the last year have spurned the assignment at least partly out of concerns he wouldn't pay his bills and doesn't listen to legal advice.

Pennsylvania House Votes to Ban Abortions for Downs Syndrome

Pennsylvania House Votes to Ban Abortions for Downs Syndrome

By Mark Skolforo | Apr 16
A proposal to prohibit abortions in Pennsylvania when the sole reason is that the fetus has or may have Down syndrome passed the state House on Monday by a comfortable margin.

GAO Says EPA Violated Spending Law on Pruitt's Privacy Booth

GAO Says EPA Violated Spending Law on Pruitt's Privacy Booth

By Michael Biesecker | Apr 16
An internal government watchdog says the Environmental Protection Agency violated federal spending laws when purchasing a $43,000 soundproof privacy booth for Administrator Scott Pruitt to make private phone calls in his office.

Trump Seeks to Limit Access to Records Seized in FBI Raid

Trump Seeks to Limit Access to Records Seized in FBI Raid

By Tom Hays and Larry Neumeister | Apr 16
The porn actress Stormy Daniels is expected to attend a court hearing in New York on Monday.

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