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A rare sight: minimum wage shrinks in a...

Mon, 08/28/2017 - 10:40am

We're accustomed to seeing the minimum wage move in either a progressive direction or staying the same. What we don't generally see is a minimum wage shrinking.

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Trump clings to misguided idea that...

Mon, 08/28/2017 - 10:04am

Mexico, Donald Trump declared, will pay for a massive border wall "through reimbursement/other." What exactly does "other" mean?

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Gorka is the latest departure from Trump's vo

Mon, 08/28/2017 - 9:20am

It's never been altogether clear what, exactly, Sebastian Gorka did in Donald Trump's White House. Now that he's out, we may never know.

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Breaking Hurricane Harvey Down By The Numbers

Mon, 08/28/2017 - 9:01am

Hurricane Harvey is causing unprecedented flooding in Texas and impacting around 6.8 million people throughout the state.

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With Arpaio pardon, Trump's 'law and...

Mon, 08/28/2017 - 8:40am

Trump has told a staggering number of lies since entering politics, but his vow to restore "law and order" may be the most painfully ridiculous of them all.

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Texas governor: We are working to save lives

Mon, 08/28/2017 - 8:32am

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott offers updates on Hurricane Harvey, the challenges to conducting search and rescue missions, his warnings to East Texas and why rebuilding will be a long-term effort.

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Congressman discusses DC response to Harvey

Mon, 08/28/2017 - 8:05am

Rep. Pete Sessions, R-Texas, discusses the impact of Harvey on the state, emergency response to the crisis on the ground, why other areas should be prepared for more rain and congressional response.

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Flooded Houston braces for more rain

Mon, 08/28/2017 - 8:00am

NBC News' Julia Bagg reports live from Houston on Hurricane Harvey's devastating path, the heavy rains and the flooding paralyzing the city.

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Trump's Secretary of State argues Trump...

Mon, 08/28/2017 - 8:00am

To hear the nation's chief diplomat tell it, the sitting president of the United States does not speak for the United States.

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Flynn, Manafort under scrutiny by Mueller

Mon, 08/28/2017 - 7:49am

Special Counsel Robert Mueller seems to be taking particular interest in Michael Flynn and Paul Manafort as he conducts an investigation into Russian meddling. The panel discusses.

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Houston police chief: We are still...

Mon, 08/28/2017 - 7:28am

Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo discusses the latest Hurricane Harvey updates, including the flood threat, which areas of the city concern him the most and why he is preparing for the worst.

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Trump biz sought Moscow deal while he ran:...

Mon, 08/28/2017 - 6:40am

While Donald Trump ran for the presidency, his company was pursuing a plan to develop a Trump Tower in Moscow, according to new Washington Post reporting. Reporter Carol Leonnig discusses the report.

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Joe: Arpaio a 'thug'; pardon could haunt...

Mon, 08/28/2017 - 6:27am

President Trump made headlines Friday evening for his pardon of controversial former sheriff Joe Arpaio of Arizona, with several members of the president's own party criticizing him for the move.

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Flooded Houston braces for more rain

Mon, 08/28/2017 - 6:01am

NBC News' Bill Karins explains what makes Hurricane Harvey so devastating and why it is staying in the Houston area for days.

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Flash flood warnings, emergencies remain...

Mon, 08/28/2017 - 5:48am

NBC News' Bill Karins has the latest updates on the storm rain totals in Houston in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.

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Tillerson: "President speaks for himself"...

Sun, 08/27/2017 - 1:11pm

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and recently ousted advisor Sebastian Gorka have both made stunning new remarks about the White House and its occupants. Alex and her panel discuss.

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