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TSA chief: Help is on the way to address long airport lines
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The head of the Transportation Security Administration said Wednesday the beleaguered agency will add 768 new screeners by mid-June to deal with increasingly long airport security lines that have caused passengers to miss flights even before the busy summer travel season....

Obama looks to Hiroshima visit; Abe won't go to Pearl Harbor
SHIMA, Japan (AP) -- President Barack Obama said Wednesday he plans to use his historic visit to Hiroshima with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to reflect on the suffering of war and the need to take steps to prevent it. Abe said he had no plans to reciprocate Obama's gesture by paying his own visit to Pearl Harbor....

The Latest: Clinton spokesman says her email practices known
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Latest on the State Department audit that faulted Hillary Clinton's email practices and cybersecurity (all times local):...

Capitol Hill Buzz: Democrats aim at Trump's tax returns
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hmmm, wonder who he has in mind?...

House GOP faces first vote on Puerto Rico bill
WASHINGTON (AP) -- House Republicans are attempting to hold together a rare bipartisan deal to help Puerto Rico manage its crippling finances as a committee considers the legislation on Wednesday....

Clinton faulted on emails by State Department audit
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hillary Clinton disregarded State Department cybersecurity guidelines by using a private email account and server, an internal audit found Wednesday. Her staff twice brushed aside specific concerns that she wasn't following federal rules....

Anti-Trump protests turn violent outside New Mexico rally
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- In one of the presidential campaign year's more grisly spectacles, protesters in New Mexico opposing Donald Trump's candidacy threw burning T-shirts, plastic bottles and other items at police officers, injuring several, and toppled trash cans and barricades....

House approves bill to regulate toxic chemicals
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The House on Tuesday easily approved a bipartisan bill that would for the first time regulate tens of thousands of toxic chemicals in everyday products from household cleaners to clothing and furniture....

Anaheim police: Anti-Trump protesters will not be tolerated
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Police in Anaheim, California are warning protesters that violence will not be tolerated ahead of Donald Trump's scheduled rally....

Senate votes to scrap catfish inspection program
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Senate has voted to scrap a new catfish inspection program that critics have argued is wasteful and unnecessary....

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TSA chief: Help is on the way to address long airport lines

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White House arts program teams up with Kennedy Center

Senate votes to scrap catfish inspection program

House GOP faces first vote on Puerto Rico bill

Capitol Hill Buzz: Democrats aim at Trump's tax returns

US appeals court revisits Texas voter ID law

Judge: Law trimming early voting in Ohio is unconstitutional

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