The Stakes Have Never Been Higher

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Democratic and Republican chiefs say they’ve agreed to again delay a shutdown long enough to vote on delayed spending bills.
The conservative-tilted court appeared skeptical that anyone but Congress can ban bump stocks.
Senators from Texas, South Dakota and Wyoming may be among the contenders to replace Mitch McConnell as Senate GOP leader.
The "Forrest Gump" star explained his son had a "very rare cancer" and "fought an uphill battle" for 5 1/2 years.
A strike by the union could have shut down production of some of the country's most popular beers.
The victim's older brother found the body decomposing and covered in maggots.
Minutes after the announcement, people took to X, formerly Twitter, to discuss the senator’s legacy, but the responses weren’t exactly positive.
The wide receiver discussed his conversation with the singer," saying she's "so cool."
"There is perhaps only one circumstance in which it is acceptable to suggest to a loved one what I was about to suggest to my sister."
The star's revelation came in her new documentary, "The Greatest Love Story Never Told."
"Because this person was No. 1 on a call sheet, there was no safety net for me," said the Swedish actor. "No one had my back."

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