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Nancy Benac

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Recent articles by Nancy:

Trump clings to idea Alabama faced big threat from Dorian

Few, if any, meteorologists put Alabama in the hurricane's path. Asked Sunday if Trump had been briefed about potential impact to Alabama, Christopher Vaccaro, a spokesman for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, wrote in an email, "The current forecast path of Dorian does not include Alabama." On Monday, Trump pushed back on skeptics by insisting that "under certain original… → Read More

Trump clings to idea Alabama faced big threat from Dorian

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump isn't giving up on the dubious idea that Alabama faced a serious threat from Hurricane Dorian. During an Oval Office briefing Wednesday, Trump displayed a map of the National Hurricane Center forecast for last Thursday that showed Dorian could track over Florida. The map he displayed included what appeared to be a hand-drawn half-circle that extended the… → Read More

Trump clings to idea Alabama faced big threat from Dorian

President Donald Trump isn’t giving up on the dubious idea that Alabama faced a serious threat from Hurricane Dorian. → Read More

Joe Biden's prism of loss: A public man, shaped by private grief

Surmounting loss helped to shape a determination to overcome hard things that friends see reflected in Biden’s recent talk about the need to work even with those “who may offend → Read More

Biden's prism of loss: A public man, shaped by private grief

WASHINGTON (AP) — On the night before Joe Biden's world collapsed, he sat in a picture-perfect scene with his wife by the fireside in their Delaware living room. Biden, the hotshot... → Read More

Channeling maybe-yes, maybe-no Mueller: Speak, Bob, speak!

The release of a redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller's 448-page report last month offered a long-awaited moment of closure for many — and an utterly unsatisfying cliffhanger for plenty of others. → Read More

Channeling maybe-yes, maybe-no Mueller: Speak, Bob, speak!

The release of a redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller's 448-page report last month offered a long-awaited moment of closure for many — and an utterly unsatisfying cliffhanger for plenty of others. → Read More

Channeling maybe-yes, maybe-no Mueller: Speak, Bob, speak!

See Bob investigate. Read Bob's report. Wait, Bob, what? → Read More

Channeling maybe-yes, maybe-no Mueller: Speak, Bob, Speak!

WASHINGTON (AP) — See Bob investigate. Read Bob's report. Wait, Bob, what? → Read More

Channeling maybe-yes, maybe-no Mueller: Speak, Bob, Speak!

WASHINGTON — See Bob investigate. Read Bob’s report. Wait, Bob, what? For nearly two years, the nation watched and waited as special counsel Robert Mueller investigated President Donald Trump and h… → Read More

Channeling maybe-yes, maybe-no Mueller: Speak, Bob, Speak!

WASHINGTON (AP) - See Bob investigate. Read Bob's report. Wait, Bob, what? For nearly two years, the nation watched and waited as special counsel Robert Mueller investigated President Donald Trump and his campaign for potential collusion with Russia and obstruction of justice. The release of a redacted version of Mueller's 448-page report last month offered a long-awaited moment of closure for… → Read More

Channeling maybe-yes, maybe-no Mueller: Speak, Bob, Speak!

WASHINGTON (AP) — See Bob investigate. Read Bob's report. Wait, Bob, what? For nearly two years, the nation watched and waited as special counsel Robert Mueller investigated President Donald... → Read More

Trump blasts ex-advisers who say he tried to stop Mueller

A day after celebrating the release of the Mueller report as “a good day,” President Donald Trump struck a defiant tone Friday. → Read More

Trump blasts ex-advisers who say he tried to stop Mueller

WASHINGTON (AP) - A day after celebrating the release of the Mueller report as "a good day," President Donald Trump struck a defiant tone Friday, unleashing tweets saying claims in the report by former administration officials that he tried numerous times to stop or influence the probe were "total bullshit." According to the 448-page report released Thursday , Trump discouraged witnesses from… → Read More

One day later, Trump blasts ex-advisors mentioned in Mueller report

Tweeting on a rainy Friday from his Mar-a-Lago club in Palm Beach, Florida, Trump lashed out at people who cooperated with Mueller’s team. → Read More

Trump blasts ex-advisers who say he tried to stop Mueller

WASHINGTON (AP) " A day after celebrating the release of the Mueller report as "a good day," President Donald Trump struck a defiant tone Friday, unleashing tweets saying claims in the report by former administration officials that he tried numerous times to stop or influence the probe were "total bullshit."According to the 448-page report released Thursday , Trump discouraged witnesses from… → Read More

Mueller report: Trump largely failed to derail Russia probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump sought the removal of special counsel Robert Mueller, discouraged witnesses from cooperating with prosecutors and prodded aides to mislead the public on... → Read More

Trump blasts ex-advisers who say he tried to stop Mueller

day after celebrating the release of the Mueller report as "a good day," President Donald Trump struck a defiant tone Friday, unleashing tweets saying claims in the report by former administration officials that ... → Read More

Mueller report: Trump tried repeatedly to choke Russia probe

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump sought the removal of special counsel Robert Mueller, discouraged witnesses from cooperating with prosecutors and prodded aides to mislead the public on his behalf, according to a hugely anticipated report from Mueller that details multiple efforts the president made to curtail a Russia probe he feared would cripple his administration. → Read More

Mueller report: Trump tried repeatedly to choke Russia probe

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump sought the removal of special counsel Robert Mueller, discouraged witnesses from cooperating with prosecutors and prodded aides to mislead the public on his behalf, according to a hugely anticipated report from Mueller that details multiple efforts the president made to curtail a Russia probe he feared would cripple his administration. Trump's attempts to… → Read More