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Bay State teens who want the vote might face pushback - from Mom and Dad

56 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

Bay State teens lobbying Beacon Hill legislators for a chance to lower the voting age in municipal elections could face local pushback despite recent support from prominent...
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Impeachment arguments as seen by Democrats, Trump team

1 hour ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Legal filings to the Senate have laid out the arguments that will be made in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial, where he faces two distinct allegations of...
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Gaffe-tastic Charlie Baker does it again, calls Ayanna Pressley speech ‘that rant' at MLK breakfast

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

Gov. Charlie Baker clumsily stepped into controversy again - and is taking heat from top elected officials for calling U.S. Rep. Ayanna Pressley's identity politics speech a...
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Trump's lawyers urge dismissal of ‘flimsy' impeachment case

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   3 articles

WASHINGTON - In its first filing for impeachment trial, Trump's legal defense team in legal brief has decried the “flimsy” charges as a “dangerous perversion of the...
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Major doctors' group calls for US to assure coverage for all

3 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - With health care an election-year priority, a major doctors' organization on Monday called for sweeping government action to guarantee coverage for all, reduce...
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Trump lawyers seek quick rejection of Democrats' impeachment case

Trump lawyers seek quick rejection of Democrats' impeachment case

8 hours ago   |   Politico   |   3 articles

President Donald Trump's lawyers on Monday offered a sweeping condemnation of the articles of impeachment against him, contending they're legally defective but offering no...
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Kosovo president nominates Albin Kurti as prime minister

11 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

PRISTINA, Kosovo - Kosovo's president on Monday nominated Albin Kurti as the next prime minister, more than three months after parliamentary polls in which no party won a...
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Italy's Salvini dares lawmakers to vote to put him on trial

14 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

ROME - Italy's right-wing opposition leader Matteo Salvini is daring fellow senators to vote to put him on trial for alleged kidnapping for keeping migrants aboard a rescue...
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Martin Luther King holiday: Faith, politics mix this holiday

19 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

ATLANTA - The nation is marking the legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. with tributes Monday recalling his past struggles for racial equality, observing the federal...
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Election 2020: The unexpected durability of Biden, Sanders

20 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

When Sen. Kamala Harris' advisers assessed the Democratic primary field early in her campaign, they viewed Joe Biden as headed for an inevitable collapse and Bernie Sanders as...
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Senate Republicans plan speedy Trump trial

Senate Republicans plan speedy Trump trial

Senate Republicans released their partisan impeachment trial resolution on Monday evening, a blueprint that could result in President Donald Trump's swift acquittal. Senate... Read more ...

Virginia's capital braces for gun-rights rally

Virginia's capital braces for gun-rights rally

RICHMOND, Va. - Gun-rights activists and other groups began to descend on Virginia's capital city Monday to protest Democrats' plans to pass gun-control legislation. Gov. Ralph... Read more ...

READ: McConnell Lays Out Plan For Senate Impeachment Trial Procedure

READ: McConnell Lays Out Plan For Senate Impeachment Trial Procedure

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is planning for each side in the impeachment trial to have 24 hours to present their case, spread over two days. Democrats object to that... Read more ...

Poll: Most Americans want Trump removed from office by Senate

Poll: Most Americans want Trump removed from office by Senate

A majority of Americans want the Senate to convict and remove President Donald Trump from office, according to a new poll conducted by CNN. Fifty-one percent of respondents to... Read more ...

Migrant Caravan Crosses River into Mexico In Standoff With Security Forces

Migrant Caravan Crosses River into Mexico In Standoff With Security Forces

After closing a bridge linking Guatemala with Mexico, a caravan of Central American migrants waded across a river connecting the countries but their journey is being stopped by... Read more ...

Ahead Of Arguments, Trump's Legal Team Asserts He Did 'Absolutely Nothing Wrong'

Ahead Of Arguments, Trump's Legal Team Asserts He Did 'Absolutely Nothing Wrong'

The filing says the two articles of impeachment brought against the president don't amount to impeachment offenses. Read more ...

Trump lawyers seek quick rejection of Democrats' impeachment case

Trump lawyers seek quick rejection of Democrats' impeachment case

President Donald Trump's lawyers on Monday offered a sweeping condemnation of the articles of impeachment against him, contending they're legally defective but offering no... Read more ...

Biden: Sanders Campaign Is Circulating 'Doctored' Video

Biden: Sanders Campaign Is Circulating 'Doctored' Video

Joe Biden has called for Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign to “disown” a video that some Sanders supporters say shows the former vice president endorsing Republican calls... Read more ...

18th annual MLK, Jr. Service at Zion Church Ministries, Everett, Massachusetts

18th annual MLK, Jr. Service at Zion Church Ministries, Everett, Massachusetts

EVERETT, MA - JANUARY 19: Doreen Murray leads the Zion Baptist Church Choir during the 18th annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Service at Zion Church Ministries on January... Read more ...

Schiff says NSA, CIA withholding Ukraine info due to White House pressure

Schiff says NSA, CIA withholding Ukraine info due to White House pressure

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff alleged that the NSA and CIA may be withholding documents on Ukraine from Congress due to pressure from the White House, even... Read more ...