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FILE -- A photo illustration depicting Ajit Pai, chairman of the Federal Communications Commission. Instead of running from criticism about the Trump administration’s attempts to dismantle landmark rules that guarantee an open internet, Pai has embraced it, becoming the target of many angry protests as a result. (Illustration: The New York Times; Photo: Christopher Gregory/The New York Times Copyright 2017)
FCC just voted to repeal its net neutrality rules, in a sweeping act of deregulation
1 hour 47 min ago
Rapid City-based Guard unit to serve 9 months in Middle East
4 hours 11 min ago
Rep. Blake Farenthold (R-Texas) during a town hall meeting at the Gonzales Municipal Building in Gonzales, Texas, July 2, 2013. Farenthold, who is wary of a path to citizenship for illegal immigrants on the overhaul bill for the nation's immigration laws but may be open to other changes, represents a district that is half Hispanic but is considered a safe Republican seat. (Jennifer Whitney/The New York Times)
Farenthold won't seek re-election amid allegations of sexual harassment
5 hours 43 min ago
Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., makes his way to a meeting in Washington about the tax bill on Dec. 1. Washington Post photo by Bill O'Leary
McCain, battling brain cancer, in Walter Reed from effects of treatment
6 hours 47 min ago
President Donald Trump hosts Republican lawmakers for lunch and a discussion of tax legislation, at the White House in Washington, Dec. 13, 2017. House and Senate Republicans have reportedly reached an agreement, in principle, on a consensus tax bill, keeping them on track for final votes next week and a bill on Trump’s desk by Christmas. (Doug Mills/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Doubting the intelligence, Trump pursues Putin and leaves a Russian threat unchecked
8 hours 37 sec ago
Roy Moore, the Republican candidate for U.S. Senate, speaks to supporters, telling them he was not conceding, in Montgomery, Ala., Dec. 12, 2017. Doug Jones, Moore's Democratic opponent, won the special election on Tuesday to fill the United States Senate seat vacated by Jeff Sessions, now the attorney general, according to The Associated Press. (Audra Melton / Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Roy Moore releases fiery video statement, still refuses to concede Senate race
9 hours 46 min ago
December 13, 2017
Republicans reach compromise plan on taxes, expanding tax cuts for the wealthy
December 13, 2017 - 12:46pm
Omarosa Manigault, pictured in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in February, will leave her White House post on Jan. 20. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Former 'Apprentice' star Omarosa Manigault Newman to leave White House
December 13, 2017 - 11:05am
Doug Jones stands for a photograph Tuesday with voters outside a polling location in Bessemer, Ala. Jones won his bid for the U.S. Senate. Nicole Craine / Bloomberg
Analysis: Doug Jones victory in Alabama will likely speed up Republican tax train
December 13, 2017 - 8:13am
Doug Jones speaks at a campaign rally in Birmingham, Ala., on Monday night, Dec. 11, 2017. Alabama voters went to the polls Tuesday, Dec. 12, to decide between Jones, a Democrat, and Roy Moore, a Republican, in a special Senate election that is destined to be remembered as one of the strangest and ugliest campaigns ever held in a state not lacking in unsightly politics. (Bob Miller/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
As Democrats add Senate seat, GOP left to bicker over what happened in Alabama
December 13, 2017 - 8:06am
December 12, 2017
Sen. Al Franken. File photo / Forum News Service
UPDATE: Dayton to name Franken replacement for Senate on Wednesday
December 12, 2017 - 7:53pm
December 11, 2017
Some area leaders question homeless campus in Rapid City
December 11, 2017 - 11:20am
December 9, 2017
Presho City Council denies vacation of road for school expansion
December 9, 2017 - 2:00pm
December 8, 2017
FEC: Former Sen. Tim Johnson has $800K in leftover funds
December 8, 2017 - 3:37pm
FILE — Rep. Trent Franks (R-Ariz.) and fellow Republicans rally against a Democratic health insurance reform bill, outside Capitol Hill in Washington, Nov. 17, 2009. Franks, one of the most ardent conservatives in Congress, was planning to resign from Congress on Dec. 7, 2017, according to a Republican official familiar with his decision. (Luke Sharrett/The New York Times Copyright 2017)
Rep. Trent Franks, facing ethics investigation, says he will resign immediately
December 8, 2017 - 3:00pm
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