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Dec. 24 (UPI) -- Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., said President Donald Trump is inviting opposition from a Republican or independent candidate in the 2020 presidential election. Flake, who has announced he is not running for reelection when his term expires...
Dec. 23 (UPI) -- A gunman was killed after targeting police in a shootout in the Pennsylvania's state capital, authorities said. Ahmed Aminamin El-Mofty, 51, first fired "several shots" at a Capitol Police car near the Capitol building around 4:10...
Dec. 22 (UPI) -- Retailer Walmart is ending an alternative to prosecution for shoplifting, the company said, that could put a larger burden on local police forces. The company is suspending its relationship with two companies offering anti-shoplifting educational programs....
Dec. 21 (UPI) -- House Republican leaders have scheduled a vote Thursday on a spending bill to avoid a shutdown of the government and renewed funding for a children's healthcare plan. The House plans to vote on a continuing resolution...
Dec. 20 (UPI) -- A federal judge in Nevada declared a mistrial Wednesday in the case against Cliven Bundy and his sons related to an armed standoff in 2014. U.S. District Judge Gloria Navarro cited the prosecution's failure to turn...
Dec. 19 (UPI) -- The Senate Banking Committee on Tuesday voted against confirming President Donald Trump's nominee to lead the Export-Import Bank, as two Republicans joined Democrats in rejecting the former congressman. The panel voted 13-10 to not advance the...
Dec. 18 (UPI) -- Campbell Soup announced Monday a deal to buy the snack maker Snyder's-Lance for $4.87 billion. The 148-year-old company said it plans to pay $50 a share in an all-cash deal. That's a 27 percent premium to...
Dec. 17 (UPI) -- Police in New Jersey have deployed extra security to protect Sen. Cory Booker after he and his family received a death threat. Newark Mayor Ras Baraka said local police are working with U.S. Capitol Police to...
Dec. 16 (UPI) -- The Thomas Fire, now the third largest fire in California's recorded history, is only 40 percent contained in Ventura and Santa Barbara counties and is bearing down on mansions in Montecito. Firefighters are bracing for the...
Dec. 15 (UPI) -- A wildfire in South Dakota's Custer State Park that ballooned to more than 50,000 acres in size is 50 percent contained as of Friday morning, fire officials said. The Legion Lake Fire sparked Monday in the...

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