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The ‘poster child' for bail reform is no hero

The ‘poster child' for bail reform is no hero

1 hour ago   |   New York Post

Pedro Hernandez became a poster child for bail reform, but his arrest Wednesday - just hours before he was to attend a gala with former President Barack Obama - suggests he'd...
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Stop comparing Beto O'Rourke's potential 2020 presidential bid to Barack Obama's in 2008

1 hour ago   |   Washington Examiner

As outgoing Rep. Beto O'Rourke flirts with a 2020 Democratic presidential bid, his already soaring stock among the media has been surging even higher, and he is even drawing...
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Biden says his family convinced him to run with Obama

2 hours ago   |   Washington Times

SALT LAKE CITY - Former Vice President Joe Biden says he initially refused to run with then-presidential candidate Barack Obama a decade ago, but his family ultimately...
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US appeals court blocks Trump birth control coverage rules

5 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

By SUDHIN THANAWALA SAN FRANCISCO - A U.S. appeals court Thursday blocked rules by the Trump administration allowing more employers to opt out of providing women with no-cost...
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Obama Honored With RFK Human Rights Ripple of Hope Award

10 hours ago   |   Fortune

Former President Barack Obama 's "Hope" campaign may be 10 years behind him, but he is still being awarded for instilling it in society at large. Obama was honored with the...
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Obama Honored With Human Rights Award While Trump Is Dismantling Human Rights

12 hours ago   |   News One

Barack Obama is being honored for his stellar record on human rights, which is a sharp contrast to our current President who has helped to tear the country apart with his...
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Barack Obama receives RFK Human Rights award at NYC gala

13 hours ago   |   National Post

NEW YORK - Former President Barack Obama was honoured with the Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Ripple of Hope Award at a gala in midtown Manhattan Wednesday evening. “I'm not...
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President Trump's claim that Democrats gave Iran $150 billion

18 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

He has repeatedly suggested that President Barack Obama gave $150 billion in taxpayer funds to Iran. That's false.
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Barack Obama receives RFK Human Rights award at NYC gala

Barack Obama receives RFK Human Rights award at NYC gala

20 hours ago   |   New York Post

Former President Barack Obama has been honored with the Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Ripple of Hope Award in New York. In his remarks Wednesday night, Obama said “it's easy...
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Chief of Weather Monitoring Agency Says He's Never Briefed Trump on Climate

1 day ago   |   Time

The head of the government agency that monitors climate change says that in nearly two years he has never discussed the issue with President Donald Trump. Acting National...
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Bad batch of Romaine lettuce traced to single California farm

Bad batch of Romaine lettuce traced to single California farm

Health officials on Thursday said that a bad batch of Romaine lettuce that caused an E. coli outbreak was traced back to a farm in central California. The Center for Disease... Read more ...

Wealthy family will pay you $100K to travel world, take photos

Wealthy family will pay you $100K to travel world, take photos

A wealthy family is looking for photographers to travel the world and take photos for them. They'll pay for your travel, food and accommodation expenses. Read more ...

Trump Inauguration Committee Under Criminal Probe: WSJ

Trump Inauguration Committee Under Criminal Probe: WSJ

President Trump's inaugural committee is the subject of a criminal probe by federal prosecutors, according to an exclusive Wall Street Journal report released Thursday. Sources... Read more ...

Trump Defends Hush-Money Payments In Fox News Interview

Trump Defends Hush-Money Payments In Fox News Interview

The president says he never directed his onetime personal attorney Michael Cohen to do anything wrong. Cohen pleaded guilty Wednesday to making illegal payments before the 2016... Read more ...

Outraged over Khashoggi's murder, Senate votes to end U.S. support of Saudi...

Outraged over Khashoggi's murder, Senate votes to end U.S. support of Saudi Arabia in Yemen war

The U.S. Senate on Thursday voted to cease military assistance to Saudi Arabia and its coalition airstrikes in Yemen, which have resulted in the deaths of thousands of... Read more ...

Reports: French police kill suspected Christmas market shooter

Reports: French police kill suspected Christmas market shooter

French police have stopped the suspect of the Strasbourg attack, according to reports. Read more ...

DOJ veterans say Trump's latest defense in the Michael Cohen case is rarely...

DOJ veterans say Trump's latest defense in the Michael Cohen case is rarely successful and could spectacularly backfire on him

President Donald Trump took to Twitter Thursday to assert his innocence after his former lawyer, Michael Cohen, admitted to violating campaign-finance laws at his boss's... Read more ...

Accused Russian agent Maria Butina pleaded guilty to engaging in a...

Accused Russian agent Maria Butina pleaded guilty to engaging in a conspiracy against the US

Suspected Russian agent Maria Butina pleaded guilty Thursday to engaging in a conspiracy against the US. Butina has long been suspected of working with a high-ranking Russian... Read more ...

The Geminid meteor shower peaks this week: Here's how and when to watch

The Geminid meteor shower peaks this week: Here's how and when to watch

This will be the last - and strongest - meteor shower of the year, according to NASA. Read more ...

Man arrested after shooting, killing 'intruder' who was coming to collect...

Man arrested after shooting, killing 'intruder' who was coming to collect money for drugs

Detectives later learned the "intruder" was a drug dealer and he was coming to collect a debt owed for methamphetamine, police said. Read more ...