Hicks departure leaves White House without Trump translator

Hope Hicks was one of the first people to join Trump’s 2016 presidential bid, and she was nearly always at his side on the campaign trail and in the White House. | Evan Vucci/AP Photo White House communications director Hope Hicks said on Wednesday that she was planning to resign, leaving President Donald Trump without one of his longest-serving aides ...

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California town bans plastic cutlery, straws to protect environment

The Malibu City Council voted in support of the ban Monday over concerns about the environment and dirtying its famous beaches.  (iStock) A beach town in California has kicked its plastic habit by banning straws and cutlery made from the substance. The Malibu City Council voted in support of the ban Monday over concerns about the environment and dirtying its ...

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Gun control push bogs down quickly in Senate

The Senate stumbled out of the gate Monday in its efforts to enact even modest gun legislation, raising doubts about whether Congress can do anything in the wake of this month’s massacre at a Florida high school. Senate Republicans, backed by the National Rifle Association and President Donald Trump, are pressing to quickly pass a narrow bill aimed at improving ...

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John Force crashes hard into Jonnie Lindberg at NHRA Arizona Nationals

John Force is having a rough start to the 2018 NHRA season. Two weekends after the 16-time Funny Car champion crashed during qualifying for the Winternationals in Pomona, Calif., and then watched as daughter Brittany wreck at the same event, the 68-year-old collided hard with Jonnie Lindberg at the Arizona Nationals during Sunday’s elimination round. Force blew his engine at ...

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Democratic memo: FBI was investigating Trump campaign associates weeks before receiving dossier

“The Democratic response memo released today should put to rest any concerns that the American people might have as to the conduct of the FBI, the Justice Department and the FISC,” Rep. Adam Schiff said in a statement. | AP Photo The document’s release opens a new partisan front in a battle that has consumed the House Intelligence Committee and ...

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