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The Pentagon is asking for a colossal $718 billion for its 2020 defense budget

WASHINGTON – The Pentagon is asking for $718 billion in its fiscal 2020 budget, a $33 billion or about 5 percent increase over what...

Hurricane live updates: Michael could be ‘most destructive in decades,’ officials say

Hurricane Michael continued to strengthen early Tuesday, with the possibility for it to be a Category 3 storm by landfall on Wednesday. Officials are...

Trump rejects FBI investigation into allegations against Kavanaugh

President Donald Trump again strongly defended his Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh Wednesday, rejecting any suggestion he order a new FBI investigation into the...

Anita Hill urges Senate to ‘push the pause button’ on Trump’s Supreme Court nominee

Nearly three decades after Anita Hill testified about her own sexual harassment allegations against now-Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, she advised the Senate Judiciary...

Slack confidentially files to go public

Slack confidentially filed to go public, according to a press release published Monday. Slack, a provider of chat and direct messaging services for businesses, is...

The Note: Politics flip around Kavanaugh nomination

The TAKE with Rick KleinIt may be that – again, and for now – Brett Kavanaugh has a path to be confirmed to the...

Death toll grows to 60 from tragic collapse of a dam owned by Brazilian...

A dam collapse connected to an iron ore mine owned by Vale has killed dozens of people in southeastern Brazil and left rescue workers...

Shooter in Florida ‘stand your ground’ killing released on bond

The white man who invoked Florida's "stand your ground" self-defense law in the fatal shooting of Markeis McGlockton, an African-American father of three, during...

5 takeaways from dramatic Kavanaugh vote

Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court confirmation saga reached a dramatic turning point Friday as his nomination advanced out of the Senate Judiciary Committee, but with...

The Note: Uncertainties cloud Kavanaugh fight

The TAKE with Rick Klein"There shouldn't even be a little doubt," President Donald Trump declared Tuesday, referencing the allegation that has enveloped his Supreme...