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Congress Asks More than 80 Companies for Big Tech Complaints

3 hours ago   |   NY Times

House lawmakers asked the companies for information on how their businesses had been affected by Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google.
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Trump denounces ‘partisan' whistleblower but says ID unknown

3 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

By JONATHAN LEMIRE, MARY CLARE JALONICK and LISA MASCARO WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump irritably defended himself Friday against an intelligence whistleblower's...
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Make Julián Castro the Speaker of the House

3 hours ago   |   Slate

He's not going to win the primary, but there's an opening in Congress for someone who knows how to play hardball.
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Trump allies jolt into action to deflect Ukraine-whistleblower scandal

Trump allies jolt into action to deflect Ukraine-whistleblower scandal

4 hours ago   |   Politico

Here we go again. President Donald Trump sits at the center of another brewing scandal - this one over his communications with Ukraine's new president - and his allies are...
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Interior Political Appointees Are Part Of Ongoing FOIA Probe, Agency Confirms

Interior Political Appointees Are Part Of Ongoing FOIA Probe, Agency Confirms

5 hours ago   |   The Huffington Post

Daniel Jorjani, the nominee to be the agency's top lawyer, has been accused of lying to Congress about the agency's controversial public records policy.
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Congress doesn't have a lot of options to get this whistleblower complaint

5 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

The rules just aren't set up for something this big.
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Friday News Roundup - Domestic

6 hours ago   |   NPR

The president threatens action against California. His former campaign manager doesn't cooperate with Congress.
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8 Times Candace Owens Lied To Congress While Testifying About White Nationalism

8 Times Candace Owens Lied To Congress While Testifying About White Nationalism

7 hours ago   |   News One

UPDATED: 2:19 p.m. EDT, Sept. 19 - Candace Owens brought her traveling tap dancing show back to Capitol Hill when she testified - again - about how she thought white supremacy...
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Pelosi Says Congress Should Pass New Laws So Sitting Presidents Can Be Indicted

Pelosi Says Congress Should Pass New Laws So Sitting Presidents Can Be Indicted

7 hours ago   |   NPR

"I do think that we will have to pass some laws that will have clarity for future presidents. president should be indicted, if he's committed a wrongdoing," House Speaker Nancy...
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Randy Couture still lobbying for changes in Ali Act to add MMA fighters to mix

Randy Couture still lobbying for changes in Ali Act to add MMA fighters to mix

8 hours ago   |   MMAjunkie

UFC Hall of Famer Randy Couture still is campaigning for the Ali Act in MMA. Couture said a change in committee has once again stalled the process of including MMA fighters in...
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US sending defensive forces to Middle East to help Saudis, region after oil...

US sending defensive forces to Middle East to help Saudis, region after oil attack

U.S. forces will be sent to the Middle East, U.S. officials announced Friday. Read more ...

Patriots release Antonio Brown after another accusation

Patriots release Antonio Brown after another accusation

The New England Patriots have released receiver Antonio Brown after a second woman accused him of sexual misconduct. Read more ...

Four dead, 30 injured in tour bus crash near Bryce Canyon National Park

Four dead, 30 injured in tour bus crash near Bryce Canyon National Park

Four people were killed and another 30 injured in a tour bus crash near Bryce Canyon on Friday afternoon, according to Utah authorities. Photos from the scene of the crash show... Read more ...

Antonio Brown released from Patriots after one game as wild, tumultuous year...

Antonio Brown released from Patriots after one game as wild, tumultuous year continues

Antonio Brown was released from the New England Patriots on Friday after just one game. Over the past year, Brown has been traded and released twice. Brown was accused of... Read more ...

California and 22 other states are suing the Trump administration over...

California and 22 other states are suing the Trump administration over auto-emissions rules

California was joined by 22 states ,as well as Los Angeles and New York City, to block the Trump administration's effort to undo California's waiver to set its own emissions... Read more ...

‘Storm Area 51' Spawns Festivals-And Disorder

‘Storm Area 51' Spawns Festivals-And Disorder

About 75 people arrived early Friday at a gate at the once-secret Area 51 military base in Nevada - at the time appointed by an internet hoaxster to “storm” the facility to see... Read more ...

Walmart to stop selling electronic cigarettes at its stores

Walmart to stop selling electronic cigarettes at its stores

Walmart says it will stop selling electronic cigarettes at its stores in the wake of a string of deaths possibly related to vaping. Read more ...

Trump reportedly pressured Ukraine president to probe Hunter Biden

Trump reportedly pressured Ukraine president to probe Hunter Biden

President Donald Trump repeatedly pressured Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky to investigate Joe Biden's son during a July phone call in which he urged him eight times to... Read more ...

‘Suicide-text' girlfriend Michelle Carter is denied early release

‘Suicide-text' girlfriend Michelle Carter is denied early release

Michelle Carter, the Massachusetts woman convicted of urging her boyfriend to kill himself via text messages, on Friday was denied her request for early release by the state... Read more ...

SUV crashes into mall in Chicago suburb, filmed driving around INSIDE

SUV crashes into mall in Chicago suburb, filmed driving around INSIDE

A sport utility vehicle drove into the Woodfield Mall in Schaumburg, Illinois and drove around inside, scattering the shoppers. There are unconfirmed reports of injuries and... Read more ...