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Doug Jones wins Alabama Senate race in seismic Democratic victory

(WASHINGTON) -- Doug Jones, a Democratic former U.S. attorney whose long-shot candidacy was bolstered by a wave of sexual misconduct accusations against his opponent Roy Moore, will win the special election to become Alabama's junior U.S. senator, AB... Read More

Schumer alerts police to alleged plot to smear him with sexual harassment claim

(WASHINGTON) -- Sen. Chuck Schumer’s office said the Senate Democratic Leader was the target of an attempted smear campaign in which someone forged a sexual harassment claim against him and shopped phony court documents to major media outlets.<... Read More

Donald Trump Jr. slated to speak to Senate Intelligence Committee

(WASHINGTON) -- Donald Trump Jr. is expected back on Capitol Hill Wednesday for a closed-door interview with the Senate Intelligence Committee, sources confirmed to ABC News.

The interview will be Trump Jr.’s third appearance before ... Read More

Attorney general ties NYC terror attack to 'failures' in immigration system

(WASHINGTON) -- Attorney General Jeff Sessions invoked this week’s terror attack in New York City to criticize United States immigration policy at a Baltimore press conference Tuesday.

“As yesterday's New York events showed, in... Read More

Senior FBI agent removed from Mueller's team repeatedly called Trump 'an idiot'

(WASHINGTON) -- The senior FBI agent removed from special counsel Robert Mueller’s team over the summer repeatedly called President Donald Trump "an idiot," and said the Republican Party "needs to pull their head out of their" rear-ends, accord... Read More

Trump Jr.'s lawyer asks House Intel committee to probe interview leaks

(WASHINGTON) -- President Trump’s eldest son, Donald Trump Jr, through his attorney, has formally asked the House Intelligence Committee to open a review into leaks during and after his meeting last week behind closed doors with the committee.<... Read More

Democrats call for Congress to probe allegations of Trump's sexual misconduct

(WASHINGTON) -- More than 110 House Democrats have joined a letter to the leaders of the House Oversight Committee calling for an investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct against President Donald Trump.

"I think when you go back to ... Read More

McMaster previews new national security strategy ahead of next week's official debut

(WASHINGTON) --  National security adviser H.R. McMaster on Tuesday gave a preview of the Trump administration’s new national security policy, which he said will be unveiled by the president on next Monday.

The strategy, McMaster sa... Read More

Doug Jones counting on Alabama's African-American voters

(WASHINGTON) --  Alabama's Democratic Senate candidate Doug Jones arrived to greet diners at Martha’s Place Buffet and Catering around lunch time on the eve of election day and found the largely African-American crowd at the Montgomery res... Read More

Feds in 'heightened posture' over hackers who may target Alabama election

(WASHINGTON) -- Federal officials are in "a heightened posture" looking to thwart any hackers who may be targeting Tuesday's hotly contested Senate race in Alabama, where allegations of sexual misconduct against the Republican nominee, Roy Moore, hav... Read More

Trump’s legal team wants second special counsel to probe FBI, DOJ for conflicts

(WASHINGTON) --  Lawyers for President Donald Trump are pushing Attorney General Jeff Sessions to appoint a second special counsel to investigate the FBI agents who are working on the Russia probe as well as officials at the Department of Justic... Read More

Trump attacks Gillibrand after call for his resignation, suggests she'd 'do anything' for campaign contributions

(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump is attacking Senator Kirsten Gillibrand in retaliation for suggesting he resign in the face of sexual harassment allegations made by multiple women.

Over a dozen women have accused Trump of sexual ha... Read More

Roy Moore's wife defends him against anti-Semitism claims: 'One of our attorneys is a Jew'

(MONTGOMERY, Ala.) -- Kayla Moore, the wife of Alabama Senate GOP candidate Roy Moore, refuted accusations that her husband holds anti-Semitic views and accused the media of slandering him.

“The fake news –- they paint him a d... Read More

Moore tells accusers to 'tell the truth' while making final appeal to voters

(BIRMINGHAM, Ala.) -- Roy Moore, the Republican candidate for Senate in Alabama, told the women accusing him of sexual misconduct to "tell the truth" as he made a final push to woo voters ahead of the state's general election on Tuesday.

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