Acting Defense Secretary Mark Esper

Senate Committee To Hold Hearing On Mark Esper As Defense Secretary

Acting Secretary Mark Esper will have to step down for a day before he's confirmed.


1:28Democratic presidential candidate, former Vice President Joe Biden gives a speech on July 11, 2019 in New York City.
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Biden Wants To 'Protect and Build on Obamacare'

0:53Jeffrey Epstein
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Jeffrey Epstein Willing To Post $100 Million Bail

0:56Sgt. Maj. James G. Sartor during an interview in 2016
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Pentagon Identifies U.S. Service Member Killed In Afghanistan

0:45People walking through flood waters in Louisiana
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Barry Makes Its Way North, Bringing Heavy Rain And Flooding

1:08Nathan Bedford Forrest
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Tenn. Gov. Signs Proclamation Honoring Early KKK Leader

0:59Boeing 737 Max
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American Airlines Extends Boeing 737 Max Cancellations

1:07A man is detained by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents
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ICE Raids Reportedly Start Quietly In NYC And Other Cities

1:56Lawmakers tour a detention center
Rep. Jackie Speier

Democrats Visit Texas Detention Center, Say Conditions Are 'Inhumane'

0:48Department of Justice building
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Justice Department Gets Appeals Court Win In Sanctuary Cities Case

0:56A large section of Manhattan's Upper West Side and Midtown neighborhoods are seen in darkness from above
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New York City Gets Power Back After Massive Blackout


KATC: Crews Battle Barry's Winds In Jeanerette

1:03New Orleans
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Barry Makes Landfall As A Category 1 Hurricane, Before Weakening

1:05Construction of border wall prototype near California-Mexico border.
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Trump Administration Asks Supreme Court To Overturn Border Wall Ruling

2:36Milk on a table
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More People Want Milk — Just Not From Cows

1:13Facebook website
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FTC, Facebook Reportedly Agree To $5B Fine In Privacy Probe

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FCC Approves Measure To Increase Broadband Access On Tribal Lands

President Trump speaks to a crowd gathered at the Lincoln Memorial, July 4, 2019.
The White House

Letter Details Park Service Spending On Trump July 4th Event

1:18The 9/11 Memorial
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House Passes Bill To Extend 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund

3:09Tents at U.S. Border Patrol station in Clint, Texas
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House Panel Examines Alleged Mistreatment Of Minors At CBP Facilities

0:58Flooding in New Orleans.

President Trump Declares Federal Emergency In Louisiana Ahead Of Barry

1:12Robert Kelly, better known as R. Kelly
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R. Kelly Arrested On Federal Sex Crime Charges

1:11U.S. soldiers saluting
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House Approves Amendment To Overturn Transgender Military Ban

3:37A Chicago lawyer and immigrant advocate tells people during a press conference that undocumented immigrants have rights.
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How Immigrant Advocates Are Preparing For Possible ICE Raids

0:56U.S. Attorney Geoffrey Berman
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Jeffrey Epstein's Lawyers Propose Bail Agreement

4:04People protest census citizenship question
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How The Census Is Tackling Potential Miscounts — And Why It Matters

1:32Prescription drug bottles
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Trump Administration Drops Plan That Would've Eliminated Drug Rebates

1:02Attorney General William Barr
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House To Vote On Holding Barr, Ross In Contempt Over Census

1:13Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell
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Federal Reserve Chairman: Raising Debt Ceiling 'Simply Must Happen'

1:36Education Secretary Betsy DeVos
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Teachers Union Sues Betsy DeVos Over Student Loan Forgiveness Program

1:26Flooding in New Orleans.

New Orleans — Already Flood-Soaked — Braces For Tropical Storm Barry