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WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Sunday defended his latest bid for border wall funding and blamed House Speaker Nancy Pelosi for a partial government shutdown that is now on its 31st day as a bipartisan group of governors warned that some states are close to running out of money to he…

The mother of a slain journalist from New Hampshire and U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., believe the tragic bombing in Syria last Wednesday that killed 16 people, including four Americans, could build bipartisan momentum to fight President Donald Trump’s bid to withdraw troops from the war-torn country.

“Expanding Massachusetts’ developing gaming industry to include wagering on professional sports is an opportunity for Massachusetts to invest in local aid while remaining competitive with many other states pursuing similar regulations,” he said in a statement.

WASHINGTON — A Democratic U.S. senator on Friday asked the FBI to probe whether Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen committed perjury when she testified to Congress that the administration never had a policy to separate immigrant families.

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration has barred U.S. congressional travel on government-owned or operated aircraft during the partial government shutdown, unless they have White House approval, according to a memo issued on Friday by the White House Office of Management and Budget.

CONCORD — Supporters of House Bill 208 call it a technical correction to New Hampshire’s “Stand Your Ground” law, while opponents say the bill significantly expands authorization for the use of deadly force.

LITTLETON — At a thriving brewery whose employees and owners hail equally from New Hampshire and Vermont, Gov. Chris Sununu and Gov. Phil Scott on Wednesday rolled out a voluntary family leave plan that leverages the buying power of their 18,500 combined state workers.

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WASHINGTON — With the partial U.S. government shutdown now in its 26th day, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday urged President Donald Trump to reschedule his State of the Union address — a move that could deny him the opportunity to use the pageantry of the speech to attack Democrats in…

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LONDON — British lawmakers defeated Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit divorce deal by a crushing margin on Tuesday, triggering political chaos that could lead to a disorderly exit from the EU or even to a reversal of the 2016 decision to leave.


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