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Wild week over Brexit leaves British politics in crisis mode
LONDON (AP) Britain's Parliament is crumbling shored up by scaffolding, patched by endless repairs. And after a week of upheaval over Brexit in the House of Commons and angry exchanges on the streets outside, Britain's democratic system is looking a bit shaky, too.
Jan 19 8:54AM AP

In video, Trump gives support to March for Life participants
WASHINGTON (AP) President Donald Trump is promising protesters demonstrating against abortion rights that he will veto any bill that "weakens the protection of human life."
Jan 18 8:44PM AP

The Latest: Iranian TV journalist not accused of crime
WASHINGTON (AP) The Latest on an Iranian TV anchor detained in the U.S. (all times local):
Jan 18 8:13PM AP

Judge: GOP can't block liberal group's Twitter comments
MADISON, Wis. (AP) Top Republicans in the Wisconsin Legislature violated the First Amendment when they blocked a liberal advocacy group from seeing their Twitter feeds, a federal judge ruled Friday.
Jan 18 7:48PM AP

Top judge sworn in as Pakistan's Supreme Court chief justice
ISLAMABAD (AP) A top Pakistani judge has been sworn in as the country's new chief justice of the Supreme Court at a ceremony attended by President Arif Alvi, Prime Minister Imran Khan and other officials.
Jan 18 7:09AM AP

McConnell's maneuvers take backseat to Trump in shutdown
WASHINGTON (AP) One of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's guiding principles is: "There's no education in the second kick of a mule."
Jan 18 6:54AM AP

Freshmen House Dems cut different paths across Capitol Hill
WASHINGTON (AP) One group went to the White House with Republicans to talk about border security and reopening shuttered parts of the government.
Jan 18 5:55AM AP

Federal judge in Wisconsin strikes early-voting restrictions
MADISON, Wis. (AP) A federal judge on Thursday struck down early-voting restrictions Wisconsin Republicans adopted in a December lame-duck legislative session, saying the limits are clearly similar to restrictions he blocked two years ago.
Jan 17 8:39PM AP

Massachusetts governor proposes sports betting law
BOSTON (AP) Gov. Charlie Baker unveiled a proposal on Thursday that would legalize and tax betting on professional sports online and at casinos in Massachusetts.
Jan 17 8:28PM AP

Federal judge strikes down early-voting restrictions passed by Wisconsin Republicans in lame-duck session
MADISON, Wis. (AP) Federal judge strikes down early-voting restrictions passed by Wisconsin Republicans in lame-duck session.
Jan 17 8:10PM AP

Pritzker signs bill allowing Illinois to license gun dealers
Jan 17 7:06PM AP

Maryland explores faster way to approve sports betting
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) Maryland lawmakers are exploring a faster way to approve sports betting this year, but it's unclear if they will be able to do it without voter approval in 2020.
Jan 17 6:33PM AP

Takeaways: AG nominee assures, frustrates Mueller defenders
WASHINGTON (AP) Attorney General nominee William Barr made one thing clear during his Senate confirmation hearing: He may want the job, but he doesn't need it.
Jan 16 5:52AM AP

The Latest: Eurozone chief: Brexit deal can be changed
LONDON (AP) The Latest on Britain's exit from the European Union (all times local):
Jan 15 5:01PM AP

The Latest: Rep. Steve King urged to leave Congress
WASHINGTON (AP) The Latest on Republican Rep. Steve King of Iowa (all times local):
Jan 15 4:52PM AP

Desperate parents and discount marijuana: DC in a shutdown
WASHINGTON (AP) No city experiences a shutdown quite like Washington.
Jan 15 5:38AM AP

Trump's AG pick to steer through Dem, GOP queries at hearing
WASHINGTON (AP) President Donald Trump's attorney general nominee will have to navigate his confirmation hearing skillfully, emphasizing his support for President Donald Trump's policies while assuring Democrats he will act independently and won't interfere with the special counsel's Russia investigation.
Jan 15 5:10AM AP

Iowa's King off House committees after remarks about race
WASHINGTON (AP) Veteran Republican Rep. Steve King will be blocked from committee assignments for the next two years after lamenting that white supremacy and white nationalism have become offensive terms.
Jan 15 5:03AM AP

Fur flies over new no-dog rule in the Missouri House
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) Missouri House officials are putting a tight leash on which state representatives and staff members can bring animals to work.
Jan 14 4:43PM AP

Trump's AG nominee: 'Vitally important' Mueller finish work
WASHINGTON (AP) President Donald Trump's nominee for attorney general will tell senators at his confirmation hearing "it is vitally important" that special counsel Robert Mueller be allowed to complete his Russia investigation, according to prepared remarks obtained by The Associated Press on Monday.
Jan 14 4:31PM AP