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Tim Ryan backs Pelosi as speaker, with term limit

The deal limits the length of leaders' tenure.

Senate approves abortion restriction

Associated Press COLUMBUS The Ohio Senate has approved a highly restrictive anti-abortion bill

Gunman kills 4 after Mass at church in Brazil

Associated Press RIO DE JANEIRO A man opened fire in a cathedral in southern Brazil after Mass

Time magazine names 4 journalists, newspaper 2018 Person of the Year

Time magazine on Tuesday recognized journalists, including the slain Saudi columnist Jamal Khashoggi, as its 2018 Person of the Year in what it said was an effort to emphasize the importance of reporters’ work in an increasingly hostile world.

Dem leader disparages Trump’s ‘manhood’

Associated Press WASHINGTON In a wild Oval Office confrontation, President Donald Trump

Bill to loosen sentencing rules headed for congressional vote

Associated Press WASHINGTON Under pressure from President Donald Trump and many of his

Flynn asks to be spared prison time

Lawyers for Trump’s former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, asked a judge Tuesday to spare him prison time, saying he had devoted his career to his country and taken responsibility for an “uncharacteristic error in judgment.”

At least 3 die in attack on Christmas market

Associated Press STRASBOURG, France A man who had been flagged as a possible extremist sprayed

Brother, sister killed in crash after fleeing traffic stop

Associated Press COLUMBUS Authorities say a brother and sister were the two people killed when

Justices reject appeal over Planned Parenthood

Associated Press WASHINGTON The Supreme Court on Monday avoided a high-profile case by rejecting

Ohio man pleads guilty in fatal shootings of 2 women

Associated Press HAMILTON A man accused of fatally shooting two women before shooting himself

Protesters disrupt US fossil-fuel event

Protesters disrupted a U.S. government event at United Nations climate talks Monday, criticizing the Trump administration’s policy of backing the extraction of fossil fuels that contribute to global warming.

Brexit deal in turmoil as vote delayed

Facing almost certain defeat, British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday postponed a vote in Parliament on her Brexit deal, saying she would go back to European Union leaders to seek changes to the divorce agreement.

Trump mulls list for chief of staff post

Associated Press WASHINGTON Wanted: Top aide to most powerful leader in world. Chief

China summons US envoy to protest exec’s detention

Associated Press BEIJING China summoned the U.S. ambassador to Beijing on Sunday to protest the