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  • Former Labor Sec. Perez elected as Democratic National Committee chairman

    Former Labor Secretary Tom Perez on Saturday was elected chairman of the Democratic National Committee, defeating top-rival Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison, in their respective bids to chart the direction of the national party. Perez was elected after two ...

    Fox News 14 hours, 52 minutes ago
  • Dog The Bounty Hunter And A Top Conservative Lawyer Are Trying To Save The Bail Industry

    However, in a separate case in Maryland, Clement recently argued that the U.S. Constitution “does not include a right to affordable bail in every case,” and that pretrial deprivation “is not a punishment.” He also said the Constitution “doesn't ... 14 hours, 54 minutes ago
  • Perez wins DNC chairmanship

    Perez, a Maryland Democrat who worked in Obama's Justice Department before serving as labor secretary and making Clinton's short list for the vice presidential nomination, made overtures to Ellison's backers in his nomination speech before the votes ...

    CNN 17 hours, 53 minutes ago
  • How a slave ship was a bridge to cultural understanding

    (CNN) Standing before a sea of 350 students at Roland Park Middle School in Baltimore, I took a breath and launched into my story of how I helped track down the murky past of a little-known sunken 17th century slave ship, and what I learned about the ...

    CNN 19 hours, 52 minutes ago
  • EPA Chief Scott Pruitt Says Those Who Want To Kill His Agency Are 'Justified'

    OXON HILL, MD ― Those who want the Environmental Protection Agency to eliminate the department are “justified” in their beliefs, the EPA head under President Donald Trump told a gathering of conservatives on Saturday. “I think people across this ... 19 hours, 53 minutes ago
  • Obama, Democratic 'super group' unite to end gerrymandering, win state races, reclaim majorities

    And 2016 presidential candidate former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley has become the most recent high-profile Democrat to take up the cause. “America needs non-partisan redistricting commissions,” O'Malley said at Boston College Law School, where he's ...

    Fox News 22 hours, 53 minutes ago
  • What Homeopathic Medicine Offers to People with Lead Poisoning and Other Environmental Exposures

    In 1994, a highly respected German physician and researcher, Klaus Linde MD, in collaboration with Wayne B. Jonas, MD (the former head of what is now called the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health within the National Institutes of ... 1 day, 1 hour ago
  • Wolf-like dog captured in Capitol Heights area

    Prince George's County animal control officers captured a large breed dog in Capital Heights on Thursday some people in the neighborhood- and many more on social media – believed to be a wolf. Not so, says the head of animal management for the county.

    WUSA9 1 day, 4 hours ago
  • CPAC sells young conservatives with 'hip and cool' swag

    National Harbor, Maryland (CNN) It was early Friday afternoon on the ground floor of the Conservative Political Action Conference here, just hours after President Donald Trump had stoked the faithful, and the "art therapy lounge" was quietly abuzz.

    CNN 1 day, 6 hours ago
  • Trump tells CPAC he's the conservative they've been waiting for

    Ed Morrissey is senior editor at, a columnist for The Week and The Fiscal Times, and author of "Going Red: The Two Million Voters Who Will Elect the Next President -- and How Conservatives Can Win Them." The views expressed are his own.

    CNN 1 day, 8 hours ago
  • CPAC Crowd Duped Into Waving Russian Flags During Trump Speech

    The pranksters passed 1,000 red-white-and-blue Russian flags before Donald Trump's speech at the conservative confab in Maryland on Friday. Audience members scooped them up and waved them enthusiastically as Trump railed against the media. 1 day, 10 hours ago
  • Nigel Farage Calls For A 'Great Global Revolution'

    NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. ― Former U.K. Independence Party leader Nigel Farage came to the annual Conservative Political Action Conference to congratulate himself on supporting U.S. President Donald Trump, bash the media and call for a “great global ... 1 day, 17 hours ago
  • President Trump electrifies CPAC crowd, bashing media and vowing aggressive agenda

    “You finally have a president,” he told the packed room at the 44th annual conference, held this year at National Harbor, Md. “It took you a long time. It's patriots like you that made it happen.” In addition to media bashing, Trump's ...

    Fox News 1 day, 19 hours ago
  • High-stakes DNC leadership election could pull party even further left

    He went on to serve as deputy assistant attorney general for civil rights under AG Janet Reno. Perez joined the Montgomery County Council in Maryland in 2002 as the first Latino to sit on the council and then became its president in 2004, serving until ...

    Fox News 1 day, 19 hours ago
  • How One Conservative Group Is Trying To Inspire Millennial Women

    Owens said the group's mission is to “try to create sense of confidence of what it is to be a conservative woman, especially for those college age women who are on college campuses and they feel almost ashamed to state their political opinions in fear ... 1 day, 19 hours ago
  • Trump's Support Is Unwavering Among Republicans. But It's Not Why You Think.

    “After eight years of Barack Obama and tax-and-spend economics, a Republican who doesn't do a very good job would have to do a really bad job to anger the movement,” said Cody Leach, of Maryland. “We have to be a faithful party because we are faithful ... 1 day, 19 hours ago
  • Donald Trump: The First Amendment Gives Me The Right To Criticize 'Fake News'

    President Donald Trump criticized the media again on Friday while speaking at the 2017 Conservative Political Action Conference in National Harbor, Maryland. Trump claimed it was wrongly reported that he called the media the “enemy of the people” last ... 1 day, 22 hours ago
  • Psychiatrists fight over the ethics of diagnosing Trump

    The United States' major mental health associations -- including the American Psychiatric Association, which claims to be the largest psychiatric association in the world -- are warning members not to wade into the debate, but some prominent doctors ...

    CNN 1 day, 22 hours ago
  • Trump set to take center stage at CPAC as theme appears to be now or never

    When President Trump takes the stage at CPAC on Friday at 10 a.m. ET, there will likely be as many optimistic conservatives inside the Maryland convention center as there are suspicious. But no matter how you define Trump's conservative bonafides, ...

    Fox News 2 days, 4 hours ago
  • Winning $435 Million Lottery Ticket Sold in Indiana

    Only six states — Delaware, Kansas, Maryland, South Carolina, North Dakota and Ohio — allow winners to remain anonymous. Under Indiana law, a person can claim their money in a trust or limited liability corporation, or LLC, in order to avoid the ...

    NBC News 2 days, 6 hours ago