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The president has raised $106 million for his re-election, leading some Republicans to grumble that he is siphoning money from endangered congressional candidates.

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Last week, senators agreed to confirm one last slate of President Trump’s nominees, then recess for the midterm campaign. But on Wednesday, Republicans recommenced the judicial rush.

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A two-term Democrat from Kentucky, he was narrowly defeated by Mr. McConnell, then a county judge and executive, in a Republican campaign engineered by Roger Ailes.

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On Politics With Lisa Lerer: A Midterm Wave? Maybe It’s a ‘Cyclone’

Two experts — and former rivals — make their predictions for the election; an update from our live polling project; and a few debates to watch tonight.

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Fact Check of the Day: Trump’s Inaccurate Claims From His A.P. Interview

In his wide-ranging interview with The Associated Press on Tuesday, President Trump made inaccurate statements about Russia, the deficit and his former lawyer.

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Exposed by Michael: Climate Threat to Warplanes at Coastal Bases

The devastation of Tyndall Air Force Base, where 17 grounded F-22 stealth fighters were damaged in the storm, points to American air power’s vulnerability in major hurricanes.

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Where Has All the Tab Gone? A Shortage Panics Fans

Coke is still producing the diet cola, but a major bottler has stopped distribution in its 14-state territory.

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Trump Embarks on Bilateral Trade Talks to Pressure China

The White House is looking to create deals with many of the nations in the Trans-Pacific Partnership, the pact the president withdrew from.

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‘You Should Be Scared’: Officer Warns Children With BB Gun

The police in Columbus, Ohio, have been criticized and praised for releasing body-camera footage that shows an officer scolding two boys for having a BB gun in public.

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‘I Could Have Killed You,’ Ohio Officer Warns Two Boys With BB Gun

The Columbus police released body-camera video of the encounter as a “life lesson” for young people, setting off a discussion about policing, race and gun control.

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In Virginia House Race, Anonymous Attack Ads Pop Up on Facebook

The ads, with language and imagery not typically found in even the roughest campaigns, were purchased by a critic of Jennifer Wexton, a Democrat trying to unseat the Republican incumbent.

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Trilobites: Pando, the Most Massive Organism on Earth, Is Shrinking

The grove of 47,000 quivering aspen trees in Utah is being diminished by mule deer, foraging cattle and human mismanagement.

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President Trump said his administration has asked Turkish officials for an audio tape that they claim to have as evidence of the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, a prominent Saudi journalist.

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Arizona Candidate Gives Republicans Diversity, but Perhaps Not Victory

In Tucson, Lea Marquez Peterson was heralded as a new face for the party’s future — a conservative, Hispanic woman — but her campaign has struggled to gain traction

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Trump Opens New Front in His Battle With China: International Shipping

The United States is withdrawing from a treaty that lowered costs for Chinese companies to ship packages here, part of President Trump’s efforts to punish China.

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Anti-Tax Fervor Closed Their Libraries. Now Residents Are Trying to Go It Alone.

After their libraries closed, some people were willing to approve what they had rejected before: a tax increase. “It’s every library for themselves,” one volunteer says.

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Prudential Freed From Strict Post-Crisis Oversight by Trump Administration

The decision brings to zero the number of non-bank financial firms subject to toughened federal oversight.

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The Library of Congress says it has digitized the largest collection of Theodore Roosevelt’s papers in the world.

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