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Alexander Hamilton to receive honorary degree from Albany Law School

(NEW YORK) -- More than two centuries after his death, Alexander Hamilton is finally getting a law degree.

Douglas Hamilton, the fifth-great-grandson of the nation's first treasury secretary, will be accepting the honorary degree from Alba... Read More

President George H.W. Bush hospitalized with blood infection

(HOUSTON) -- Former President George H.W. Bush has been hospitalized just a week after his wife, Barbara Bush, died.

"President Bush was admitted to the Houston Methodist Hospital [Sunday] morning after contracting an infection that spread... Read More

Macron, Merkel expected to push Trump on keeping US in Iran nuclear deal

(WASHINGTON) -- French president Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte arrived at the White House Monday evening to the pomp and circumstance typical of a state visit, the choreography of which he is expected to balance against a delicate diplomatic ... Read More

WH press secretary fields questions about what Trump meant with 'breeding' tweet

(WASHINGTON) -- In her first press briefing since President Donald Trump returned from a week in Palm Beach, Fla., press secretary Sarah Sanders Monday addressed a Read More

Macron, Merkel expected to push Trump on keeping US in Iran nuclear deal

(WASHINGTON) -- French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel will make back-to-back visits with President Donald Trump this week in a last-minute lobbying push to prevent the president from potentially sabotaging the Iran nucl... Read More

What France expects from 1st state visit hosted by Trump

(WASHINGTON) -- French President Emmanuel Macron is arriving Monday in Washington for the first state visit of a foreign leader since President Donald Trump took office.

For the 40-year-old Frenchman, the three-day trip is an opportunity t... Read More

US trade rep racked up bill as he flip-flopped on purchase of pricey office desk

(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump’s trade representative racked up a hefty bill on the purchase and subsequent return of a new desk for his office, emails reviewed by ABC News show.

According to emails and receipts obtained by... Read More

President Trump, first lady to host Macrons at Mount Vernon

(WASHINGTON) -- In a nod to history and the special relationship between the United States and one of the nation's oldest allies, President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump will host French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife for a rare p... Read More

DNC suing Trump and Russia because US has 'not imposed sufficient costs" on Moscow for election meddling: Perez

(WASHINGTON) -- The chairman of the Democratic National Committee said the party’s civil lawsuit against the Trump campaign and Russia aims to deter Moscow from interfering in the 2018 midterm elections.

“We have to deter misconduc... Read More

Trump lawyer Michael Cohen is subject of 'epic battle' by prosecutors for his cooperation: Alan Dershowitz

(WASHINGTON) --  Alan Dershowitz said prosecutors are engaged in "an epic battle for the soul and cooperation of Michael Cohen," the longtime lawyer to President Donald Trump whose office and hotel room were raided by the FBI this month.

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Meet the prosecutor experts say could be Robert Mueller’s Supreme Court closer

(WASHINGTON) -- Special counsel Robert Mueller built a team of more than a dozen prosecutors to investigate Russian efforts to interfere in the 2016 election, but experts say one member might best be considered “the closer”: Michael Dreeb... Read More

Presidents Trump, Macron solidify political bromance with state visit

(WASHINGTON) -- Their relationship began with a show of machismo –- an extended, white-knuckle handshake on their first meeting last year in Belgium.

 Emmanuel Macron had reportedly studied Donald Trump’s style of domineering ... Read More

Sessions told White House counsel he would consider resigning if Rosenstein were fired, sources say

(WASHINGTON) -- Attorney General Jeff Sessions said in a phone conversation with White House counsel Don McGahn he would consider resigning if President Donald Trump were to fire Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, sources familiar with the matte... Read More

EPA chief recorded a single, one-hour meeting on day 1 of Morocco trip

(WASHINGTON) --  The Environmental Protection Agency has released new details about Administrator Scott Pruitt's schedule in Morocco last year that show he was scheduled for only one meeting on the first day of the costly trip.

The new de... Read More