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Too many inmates, too few correctional officers: A lethal recipe in federal prisons

People who work in cafeterias might expect complaints about the chili, but not conflicts with knife-toting convicts. Yet, if you sling grits and chicken in a ...

5:57 PM ET FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

First Draft: Donald Trump Meets With Javier Palomarez, Head of U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Donald J. Trump took a step to try to smooth things over with Hispanics by inviting Javier Palomarez, president of the United States Hispanic Chamber of ...

5:57 PM ET NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

Lawmaker caught in affair wants voters to decide her fate

LANSING, Mich. — A state lawmaker facing disciplinary action for misusing public resources to hide an affair said Tuesday that she wants her district's voters ...

5:52 PM ET USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

Obama proposes $1.5 billion for national parks

The plan would use a combination of tax money, fee increases and commercial partnerships.         

5:44 PM ET USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

Senators back Iran deal; Obama close to victory

Sens. Casey, D-Pa., and Coons, D-Del., will vote for the pact after long deliberations         

5:37 PM ET USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

CNN adjusts debate rules; Fiorina stands to gain

CNN announced Tuesday a change to its rules on participation in the Sept. 16 GOP presidential debate, and Carly Fiorina figures to be the beneficiary.         

5:35 PM ET USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

CNN amends GOP debate criteria

CNN is amending the criteria for its Republican presidential debate on September 16, possibly opening the door for Carly Fiorina to join the other top-tier ...

5:25 PM ET CNN POLITICS

Trump, Carson lead in Loras College's Iowa poll

Businessman Donald Trump and retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson lead a Loras College poll of likely Republican caucusgoers in Iowa.         

5:19 PM ET USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

Iran deal only one vote away from getting through

Obama is on the verge of a victory after two Senate Democrats said they would back the Iran nuclear deal.

5:09 PM ET CNN POLITICS

Ben Carson, Advancing in Polls, Is a Sharp Contrast to Donald Trump

Like Mr. Trump, Mr. Carson, a retired neurosurgeon, has never held elected office, but polls suggest that voters are responding to his low-key style.

4:56 PM ET NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS