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How Diplomatic Engagement With North Korea Could Proceed

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A Diplomat On The Reported 'Hollowing Out' Of The State Department

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Mick Mulvaney speaks at a news conference after his first day as acting director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Monday. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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Jerome Powell, nominated to be the next chairman of the Federal Reserve Board, testifies Tuesday during his confirmation hearing before the Senate Banking Committee. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump's Pick For Fed Signals Interest Rate Hike Likely Next Month

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Sen. Bob Packwood is surrounded by members of the media on Capitol Hill on May 18, 1995. Richard Ellis/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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When Bob Packwood Was Nearly Expelled From The Senate For Sexual Misconduct

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Mick Mulvaney, director of the Office of Management and Budget, was on Friday named acting director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau by President Trump. But before resigning earlier in the day, CFPB Director Richard Cordray had named Leandra English to be his interim successor. Astrid Riecken/Getty Images hide caption

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Democrat Ralph Northam celebrates his election as governor of Virginia on Nov. 7. Members of both parties are wondering what that race and other recent success for Democrats will mean for the 2018 midterms. Cliff Owen/AP hide caption

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Is A Big, Blue Wave Forming Off The Political Coast?

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Trump brand wine is seen inside the Trump International Hotel in Las Vegas on February 23, 2016. Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump Wine: Local Promotion Or Presidential Product Placement?

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President Donald Trump, with first lady Melania Trump, speaks to members of the U.S. Coast Guard at the Lake Worth Inlet Station on Thanksgiving. The president also spoke to U.S. service members abroad, via a video call from his private Florida club. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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Rep. Joe Barton, R-Texas, says the transcript of a recorded phone call is evidence of a crime against him. In the call, The Washington Post says he threatened to report the woman he was involved with to the Capitol Police if lewd materials he sent her became public. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Secretary Of State Tillerson Considering Action In Response To Rohingya Attacks

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President Trump speaks to the press before departing from the South Lawn of the White House. Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore has been accused of sexual misconduct by multiple women, some of whom were teenagers at the time. He holds up a copy of his handbook, One Nation Under God. Wes Frazer/Getty Images hide caption

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