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Work awaits as Congress returns
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Work awaits as Congress returns

By ANDREW TAYLOR Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Impeachment may have leapfrogged to the top of the national agenda, but members of Congress still have their day jobs as legislators, and they’re returning to Washington this coming week with mixed hopes of success. It’s a volatile, difficult-to-predict time in Washington as lawmakers end a two-week...

US appeals court skeptical of Trump’s Medicaid work rules
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US appeals court skeptical of Trump’s Medicaid work rules

A federal appeals court had sharp questions for the Trump Administration's work requirements for Medicaid recipients, casting doubt on a key part of a government-wide effort to place conditions on low-income people seeking taxpayer-financed assistance.

Hunter Biden stepping down from Chinese board
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Hunter Biden stepping down from Chinese board

Facing intense scrutiny from President Donald Trump and his Republican allies, Hunter Biden says he will step down from the board of directors of a Chinese-backed private equity firm

AP Top 25: LSU jumps to No. 2; Upset drops Georgia to No. 10
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AP Top 25: LSU jumps to No. 2; Upset drops Georgia to No. 10

LSU moved up to No. 2 in The Associated Press college football poll, giving the Southeastern Conference the top two teams in the country for the 29th time and putting the Tigers behind No. 1 Alabama less than a month before the rivals meet in Tuscaloosa.

Court: Alabama environmental agency overstepped bounds
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Court: Alabama environmental agency overstepped bounds

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — An appeals court says Alabama’s environmental regulators went too far in allowing landfill operators to cover waste with anything other than dirt. The Alabama Court of Civil Appeals ruled Friday in a lawsuit filed by people who live near two central Alabama dumps, Arrowhead Landfill in Perry County and Stone’s Throw...