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Congress Heads Toward Postelection Fight over Border Wall

Congress Heads Toward Postelection Fight over Border Wall

By Lisa Mascaro and Matthew Daly | Oct 15
Congress is heading toward a postelection showdown over President Donald Trump's wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, as GOP leaders signal they're willing to engage in hardball tactics that could spark a partial government shutdown.

NOT REAL NEWS: A Look at What Didn't Happen This Week

NOT REAL NEWS: A Look at What Didn't Happen This Week

Oct 14
None of these is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out. Here are the real facts.

After Balking, Kansas Parade Won't Bar Kobach's Replica Gun

After Balking, Kansas Parade Won't Bar Kobach's Replica Gun

By John Hanna | Oct 14
Organizers of a small-town Kansas parade decided Friday night that they won't stop Republican candidate Kris Kobach from having a replica machine gun on a jeep after initially objecting to a key symbol of his campaign for governor.

AP FACT CHECK: Trump on Hurricane and Political Winds

AP FACT CHECK: Trump on Hurricane and Political Winds

By Hope Yen and Seth Borenstein | Oct 14
Hurricane Michael has shown that President Donald Trump can't always be counted on to give accurate information to the public when a natural disaster unfolds.

A Look at Suspected Russian Plots Abroad - and the Plotters

A Look at Suspected Russian Plots Abroad - and the Plotters

Oct 13
Hacking computer networks, poisoning, election meddling — it's hard to keep track of all the Russian spies and agents suspected of committing crimes abroad on the Kremlin's behalf.

Nevada Senate Race Could Test Kavanaugh Impact

Nevada Senate Race Could Test Kavanaugh Impact

By Thomas Beaumont | Oct 13
Many Republicans are breathing easier this week, confident that the fight over Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination fired up their voters.

4 States to Decide on Marijuana Ballot Initiatives This Fall

4 States to Decide on Marijuana Ballot Initiatives This Fall

Oct 12
Thirty-one states have authorized the drug for medical purposes. Four states have marijuana ballot questions this fall. Here's a look at them:

GOP, Home to Trump and Tea Party, Decries Dems' 'Mob Rule'

GOP, Home to Trump and Tea Party, Decries Dems' 'Mob Rule'

By Alan Fram | Oct 12
President Donald Trump and Senate Republicans are forecasting nightmarish Democratic "mob rule" to amp up GOP voters for next month's critical midterm elections.

Pot Legalization Advocates Seek Foothold in Midwest States

Pot Legalization Advocates Seek Foothold in Midwest States

By David Eggert | Oct 11
Backers of broad marijuana legalization are looking to break through a geographic barrier in November and get their first foothold in the Midwest after a string of election victories in Northeastern and Western states.

Exhibit Looks at Key Traumatic Moments in Czechoslovakia

Exhibit Looks at Key Traumatic Moments in Czechoslovakia

By Karel Janiek | Oct 11
A multimedia exhibition is marking the 100th anniversary of the creation of Czechoslovakia by focusing on the nation's experience with two totalitarian regimes in the turbulent 20th century.

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