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Utah man celebrating wedding anniversary among those killed in London attack
An American tourist celebrating his wedding anniversary in Europe was among those killed in the terrorist attack in London on Wednesday, a family member confirmed to ABC News. Utah resident Kurt Cochran, 54, and his wife Melissa traveled to Europe to celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary and
The Latest: Father of autistic son criticizes Trump nominee
A Colorado man, Jeff Perkins, is encouraging senators not to confirm Judge Neil Gorsuch to serve on the Supreme Court saying he minimized the education schools must provide disabled children
Gorsuch to Democrats: No return to 'horse and buggy' era
Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch has wrapped up two days of Senate questioning to glowing reviews from Republicans and complaints from frustrated Democrats that he concealed his conservative views from the American public
Today in History
Today in History Today is Wednesday, March 22, the 81st day of 2017. There are 284 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On March 22, 1765, the British Parliament passed the Stamp Act to raise money from the American colonies, which fiercely resisted the tax. (The Stamp Act was
Trump pick for trade post calls for 'America first' policy
President Donald Trump's pick to represent the country in trade negotiations says the U.S. should have an "America first trade policy."
What to know about the president's 'designated survivor'
On Tuesday, most of the nation's political elite -- from Vice President Mike Pence to House Speaker Paul Ryan -- will file into the House chamber to hear President Trump outline his national agenda. But one member of the administration definitely won't be watching in person. During major
Sen. Chuck Schumer talks tears over immigration order, White House ties to Russia
Schumer asks Attorney General Sessions to recuse himself over FBI Flynn investigation regarding ties to Russia.
Judge Who Blocked Trump's Immigration Order Was Praised for Representing Refugees
James Robart, the federal judge for the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington who temporarily blocked President Trump 's immigration order, was praised by a Republican senator in his confirmation hearing for how he represented refugees. "He brings a wealth of trial
High Drama on Capitol Hill in Trump Nominee Hearings
Tempers flared on Capitol Hill Wednesday as President Donald Trump ’s Cabinet choices faced Senate committee votes. During a tense moment in the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing, Sen. Al Franken, D-Minnesota, accused Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, of distorting his words following Sen. Jeff Sessions’
Democrats Boycott Committee Votes on Trump's Picks for Treasury and Health and Human Services
Democrats on the Senate Finance Committee this morning boycotted scheduled votes for two of President Donald Trump ’s cabinet picks, arguing the nominees had lied to the committee about their business or investment dealings. The move seemed to take Republicans on the committee by surprise and