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Iowa Voters Oust Rep. King, Shunned for Insensitive Remarks

Iowa Voters Oust Rep. King, Shunned for Insensitive Remarks

By Thomas Beaumont | Jun 3
Republicans in northwest Iowa ousted Rep. Steve King in Tuesday's primary, deciding they've had enough of the conservative lightning rod known for making incendiary comments about immigrants and white supremacy throughout his nearly 20 years in Congress.

With Wins in 7 States and DC, Biden Closes in on Nomination

With Wins in 7 States and DC, Biden Closes in on Nomination

By Steve Peoples | Jun 3
Joe Biden is on the cusp of formally securing the Democratic presidential nomination after winning hundreds more delegates in primary contests that tested the nation's ability to run elections while balancing a pandemic and sweeping social unrest.

Biden: Trump 'Consumed' by Ego, Not Leading During Crisis

Biden: Trump 'Consumed' by Ego, Not Leading During Crisis

By Steve Peoples and Will Weissert | Jun 2
Joe Biden blistered President Trump a day after police drove back peaceful protesters near the White House so Trump could pose with a Bible before a damaged church. Biden said Trump's "narcissism has become more important than the nation that he leads."

Biden Looks to Clinch Nomination as 7 States, DC Vote

Biden Looks to Clinch Nomination as 7 States, DC Vote

By Steve Peoples | Jun 2
Joe Biden could seize the number of delegates needed to formally clinch the Democrats' presidential nomination on Tuesday as seven states and the District of Columbia push through a pandemic and exploding racial tensions.

Tear Gas, Threats for Protesters Before Trump Visits Church

Tear Gas, Threats for Protesters Before Trump Visits Church

By Jill Colvin and Darlene Superville | Jun 2
He didn't talk about Floyd, the church or the damage it had suffered, or the peaceful protesters police had cleared. He said nothing about the coronavirus pandemic.

Amid Protests, Trump Talks of War — and Reelection

Amid Protests, Trump Talks of War — and Reelection

By Jonathan Lemire, Jill Colvin, and Alan Suderman | Jun 2
He has responded to the violence with a string of polarizing tweets, one starkly laying out the political stakes by underscoring the approach of Election Day.

Biden Meets with Black Leaders at Local Church Amid Unrest

Biden Meets with Black Leaders at Local Church Amid Unrest

By Alexandra Jaffe and Will Weissert | Jun 1
Joe Biden met with community leaders at a predominantly African American church in Delaware Monday morning, leaving home for a second consecutive day to address exploding racial tensions that have begun to reshape the upcoming presidential election.

Civil Unrest Could Influence Biden's Search for Running Mate

Civil Unrest Could Influence Biden's Search for Running Mate

By Alexandra Jaffe and Bill Barrow | Jun 1
Joe Biden's search for a running mate could be reshaped by the police killing of George Floyd and the unrest it has ignited across the country, raising questions about contenders with law-and-order backgrounds.

Transcripts Released of Flynn's Calls with Russian Diplomat

Transcripts Released of Flynn's Calls with Russian Diplomat

By Eric Tucker | May 30
Transcripts of phone calls that played a pivotal role in the Russia investigation were declassified and released Friday.

Trump Walks Back His Incendiary Minneapolis 'Thugs' Post

Trump Walks Back His Incendiary Minneapolis 'Thugs' Post

By Jill Colvin and Zeke Miller | May 30
President Donald Trump spent Friday walking back his post-midnight "thugs" tweet about Minneapolis protesters that added to outrage over the police killing of a black man.

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