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Melania Trump Racked Up $174,000 In Hotel Bills For a Day Trip To Toronto

She did not spend the night.

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Sexual Harassment Continues to Infect Forest Service, Park Service

Woman’s graphic testimony to House panel sheds light on a chief’s departure.

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Play of the Day: The President Examines Voter Fraud Again

Are voters wearing disguises to vote multiple times?

The Ohio-class guided-missile submarine USS Michigan (SSGN 727) (Gold) pulls into the pier of Republic of Korea's Busan Naval Base as part of a routine port visit.

‘Redo’ Nuclear Posture Review, Says Next House Armed Services Chair

Rep. Adam Smith laid out new terms for a debate over the Pentagon’s plans to expand the military’s nuclear arsenal.

IRS Commissioner Charles Rettig said: "This report shows that as financial crime has evolved and proliferated around the world, so have IRS Criminal Investigation special agents and their abilities to track the proceeds of financial crime."

IRS Criminal Investigators Report Progress Despite Shrunken Staff

Smallest workforce since 1970s is relying more on data analytics to track crimes.

Play of the Day: The First Lady Gets In On the 'You're Fired!' Fun

In a nearly unprecedented move, Melania Trump's office called for a national security firing.

Armed Services Committee ranking member Rep. Adam Smith, D-Wash., says Democrats will bring "aggressive oversight" to Pentagon programs.

Key House Democrat Says Pentagon Will Have to Become More Transparent

Rep. Adam Smith, D-Wash., the likely chairman of the Armed Services Committee, is not expected to change course on restructuring headquarters functions.

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif., right, celebrates midterm election returns as House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer, D-Md., makes the thumbs up sign. Also pictured: Rep. Barbara Lee, D-Calif., and Rep. G.K. Butterfield, D-N.C., chair of the Congre

Here's What Incoming Democratic Leaders Have in Mind for Federal Agencies

Priorities will include boosting spending and investigating political targeting of career employees.

On Politics

An Open-and-Shut Violation of Campaign-Finance Law

The relevant law is favorable to candidates. But it appears Trump still managed to violate it.

Play of the Day: The President Deconstructs The Midterms

Donald Trump spoke about the election last week.

Rep. Richard Neal, D-Mass., ranking member of the House Ways and Means Committee.

House Democrats Map Out a Plan for Getting Trump’s Tax Returns

The issue is not as simple as many seem to think, and it almost certainly will be resolved in court.

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