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Capitol siege raises security concerns for Biden inaugural

WASHINGTON (AP) — The violent insurrection at the U.S. Capitol is intensifying scrutiny over security at an inauguration ceremony for President-elect Joe Biden already reshaped by a pandemic and the p...

Situation Room: 2 photos capture vastly different presidents

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two high-risk raids. Two dramatic moments in the White House. Photos taken in the White House Situation Room during the killings of Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi...

Situation Room: 2 photos capture vastly different presidents

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two high-risk raids. Two dramatic moments in the White House. Photos taken in the White House Situation Room during the killings of Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al...

New face and longtime politician vying for Chicago mayor

CHICAGO (AP) — The race to be Chicago's next mayor pits a longtime political insider against a former prosecutor who's never held public office, and it comes at a time when many voters are weary of th...

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ Feb. 27 The Washington Post on President Donald Trump's former personal lawye...

Bill Daley says he's running for Chicago mayor in 2019

CHICAGO (AP) — Another Daley wants to be mayor of Chicago. Former White House chief of staff William "Bill" Daley said Monday he's running for the seat previously held by his brother...

Chicago's next mayor will be leading a deeply divided city

CHICAGO (AP) — The next mayor of Chicago will take over a city that is deeply divided by race and class, a decadeslong problem that critics say only grew more pronounced during Mayor Rahm Emanuel's tw...

With Emanuel out, others could get in race for Chicago mayor

CHICAGO (AP) — Rahm Emanuel's surprise announcement that he won't seek another term as Chicago mayor clears the way for other top Democrats in the nation's third-largest city to enter the race. ...

Trump White House wrestles with a crush of crises

WASHINGTON (AP) — Less than a month into his tenure, Donald Trump's White House is beset by a crush of crises. Divisions, dysfunction and high-profile exits have left the young admin...

A crush of crises all but buries the young Trump White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — Less than a month into his tenure, Donald Trump's White House is beset by crush of crises. Divisions, dysfunction and high-profile exits have left the young adminis...

The Latest: White House to host Trump's chief of staff

HERSHEY, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times local): 12:15 p.m. President Barack Obama's chief of staff Denis McDonough will have lunch...

A look at hacked emails from Clinton's campaign chairman

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hacked emails released in daily dispatches this past week by the WikiLeaks group exposed the inner workings of Hillary Clinton's campaign leading up to her 2015 announcement that she...

Email: Clinton campaign tried to move back Illinois primary

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton's campaign tried to move the Illinois presidential primary to a later date, saying a contest held after the Super Tuesday primaries might stop momentum for a moderate...