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Supreme Court mostly sidesteps politics, but conservatives tee up big disputes for next year

The Supreme Court moved gingerly on Tuesday, seeking to at least postpone some hot button issues like the future of DACA, LGBT employment rights and ...

3:21 PM ET CNN POLITICS

Government shutdown: FBI agents warn of impact on efforts to stop terrorism, sex and drug trafficking

FBI agents urged an end to the government shutdown, saying some investigations involving terrorism, street gangs and trafficking have been stalled.         

3:06 PM ET USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

Government shutdown, Day 32: Congress takes different paths toward reopening departments

The Senate and the House will vote this week on starkly different bills to fund the government, virtually assuring that the shutdown will continue.         

3:02 PM ET USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

Power struggle paralyzes 'irrelevant' White House press shop

White House press briefings, in steady decline even before the partial government shutdown, have now ground to a halt as a prolonged power struggle among ...

3:02 PM ET CNN POLITICS

Second American Killed in Afghanistan Since Start of Year

A brief statement from the American-led military mission in Afghanistan said the incident was under investigation and provided no further details.

3:02 PM ET NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

McConnell says vote expected Thursday on legislation to fund Trump's border wall and reopen government

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell told reporters on Tuesday that he expects a key vote will take place Thursday on legislation to fund President Donald ...

2:58 PM ET CNN POLITICS

Sanders to stop holding regular briefings due to rude press

Citing the "rude" media coverage, President Trump tweets that he instructed White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders to stop holding press ...

2:43 PM ET USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

RBG 'sounded strong and cheerful' after documentary Oscar nomination

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was in good spirits on Tuesday following news that the documentary film about her life had been nominated for Best ...

2:38 PM ET CNN POLITICS

Kansas Lawmakers Defect to Democrats as G.O.P. Struggles in Suburbs

State Senator Dinah Sykes was pressed on her decision to switch from Republican to Democrat during a forum at a retirement center in Lenexa, Kan.

2:37 PM ET NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

Pence compares Trump wall effort to MLK, Dem calls Trump 'Grand Wizard' of Pennsylvania Ave.

"It gives me no pleasure to tell you that we now have a president of the United States who is a racist," said Vermont independent Sen. Bernie Sanders.         

2:25 PM ET USA TODAY - WASHINGTON