Government and politics

Police attend the scene after a man is held by armed police inside the Palace of Westminster, Tuesday Dec. 11, 2018. A man could be seen being held against a fence inside the main gate to Britain’s Parliament. (AP Photo/Jill Lawless)
December 11, 2018 - 10:57 am
LONDON (AP) — U.K. police say a Taser was used to subdue a man who made it past the main gate of Britain's Parliament, ran toward officers and allegedly didn't comply with requests to stop. Authorities said the man was arrested on suspicion of trespassing Tuesday at the same lawmakers' entrance...
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FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2017 file photo, Spanish national police block people trying to reach a voting site at a school assigned to be a polling station by the Catalan government for a secession referendum in Barcelona, Spain. Spain’s central government threatened on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018, to send in national police to ensure security in Catalonia if regional authorities fail to stop recent disruptions by pro-independence protesters on major highways. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti, File)
December 11, 2018 - 10:04 am
MADRID (AP) — Spain's central government is threatening to deploy national police to ensure security in Catalonia if regional authorities fail to stop the recent disruptions by pro-independence protesters on major highways. The warnings, in writing on Monday and also in public remarks on Tuesday by...
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Google CEO Sundar Pichai arrives to testify before the House Judiciary Committee to be questioned about the internet giant's privacy security and data collection, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
December 11, 2018 - 9:39 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Google CEO before Congress (all times local): 10:25 a.m. A House committee has kicked off its grilling of Google CEO Sundar Pichai. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy is asking if tech companies are "serving as instruments of freedom or instruments of control" in...
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The Marc Cox Morning Show
December 11, 2018 - 9:39 am
Marc and Amy Swearer discuss the latest ploy by anti-gunners. The state of New Jersey is proposing that magazine restrictions will help reduce gun violence in the state. That would be a true assumption except for one thing, criminals don't follow laws. You can restrict guns and ammo as much as you...
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The Marc Cox Morning Show
December 11, 2018 - 9:38 am
Separation and divorce can be difficult. Unfortunately, it can be detrimental for children. Historically, as far as custody is concerned, the courts have favored the mother. Mark Ludwig is raising awareness of the importance of equal shared parenting. Listen to his discussion with Marc below:
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In this June 21, 2018 photo, White House chief of staff John Kelly listens as President Donald Trump speaks during a lunch with governors in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington. Trump says chief of staff John Kelly will leave his job at the end of the year.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
December 11, 2018 - 9:13 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Wanted: Top aide to most powerful leader in world. Chief qualification: Willing to take the job. Must also be prepared to tolerate regular undermining by boss and risk of steep legal bills. Post-employment prospects: Uncertain. President Donald Trump is scrambling to find a new...
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School children demonstrate in Bayonne, southwestern France, Tuesday Dec.11, 2018. Macron has acknowledged he's partially responsible for the anger that has fueled weeks of protests in France, an unusual admission for the leader elected last year. (AP Photo/Bob Edme)
December 11, 2018 - 8:43 am
PARIS (AP) — Tax relief and other fiscal measures announced by French President Emmanuel Macron to try to calm nationwide protests will cost 8-10 billion euros ($9-$11 billion), the government said Tuesday. In parliament, Prime Minister Edouard Philippe went to bat for Macron's measures, calling...
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The Marc Cox Morning Show
December 11, 2018 - 8:14 am
Among the many topics Marc and Dr. T covered this morning, climate change was a big one. As Randy said, "this is the future ladies and gentlemen if you vote for a carbon tax". Referring to the recent unrest in Paris. Another great point Randy brought to the table was this, most of the progressives...
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FILE - In this Aug. 1, 2017 file photo, Vice President Mike Pence, left, attends a meeting with Georgia opposition leaders in Tbilisi, Georgia. Chief of Staff to the Vice President, Nick Ayers, is right. Ayers, President Donald Trump's top pick to replace John Kelly as chief of staff, is no longer expected to fill that role, according to a White House official. The official says that Trump and Ayers could not agree on Ayers' length of service. (Zurab Kurtsikidze/Pool Photo via AP, File)
December 11, 2018 - 7:55 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's chief of staff (all times local): 8:55 a.m. President Donald Trump is disputing news reports that he's having a hard time finding a new White House chief of staff. In a tweet Tuesday disparaging the reports as "fake," Trump says many people...
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The Marc Cox Morning Show
December 11, 2018 - 7:19 am
The Supreme Court has voted to stay out of a legal battle concerning Medicaid funding for Planned Parenthood. via Fox News Kavanaugh casts deciding vote as Supreme Court rejects review of Medicaid funding for Planned Parenthood Attorney and son of the late Phyllis Schlafly joins the MCMS to discuss...
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