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As Election Fraud Probe Centers On N.C.'s 9th District, A Cynical Cloud Settles In

As Election Fraud Probe Centers On N.C.'s 9th District, A Cynical Cloud Settles In

38 minutes ago   |   NPR

"We'll never have any decent people run for office again," said one lifelong Bladen County resident. The district might have to rerun the primary and general elections for...
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Ask Cokie: 'Lame Duck' Session Of Congress

52 minutes ago   |   NPR

Commentator Cokie Roberts answers listener questions about the "Lame Duck" session of Congress.
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Did Your Favorite Flicks Make the 2018 National Film Registry List?

1 hour ago   |   Newsweek

The Library of Congress has announced 25 films inducted for 2018.
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House, Senate reach deal on MeToo legislation

House, Senate reach deal on MeToo legislation

4 hours ago   |   New York Post

WASHINGTON - House and Senate negotiators reached a deal Wednesday to overhaul sexual harassment reporting in Congress and to end taxpayer funded secret settlements to victims...
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Schumer says farm bill will help New York dairy farmers

5 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

Sen. Chuck Schumer says the sweeping farm bill approved by Congress will help New York dairy farmers. The Senate's Democratic leader says the bill invests $100 million in the...
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Rebuking Trump's policies, Senate to vote on U.S. support for Saudi Arabia in Yemen

Rebuking Trump's policies, Senate to vote on U.S. support for Saudi Arabia in Yemen

6 hours ago   |   Think Progress   |   2 articles

The Senate is set to vote late Wednesday or early Thursday on a resolution to end the United States' support for the Saudi-led coalition that is responsible for thousands of...
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‘The Loss Is Horrific.' Senate Hears Testimony on Disappeared Native American Women

9 hours ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

The sister of a missing Blackfeet woman in Montana expressed frustration Wednesday over law enforcement's initial response to her loved one's disappearance, telling U.S...
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Trey Gowdy on Democrats Trying to Impeach Trump, Leaving Congress

9 hours ago   |   FOX News

Outgoing Congressman Trey Gowdy said Wednesday he predicts that Democrats will spend the next two years doing "everything that their base wants" - including undermining...
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Cohen gets 3 years, says Trump's 'dirty deeds' led him to 'choose darkness'

10 hours ago   |   NBC News

Cohen had pleaded guilty to nine federal charges of tax evasion, violating campaign finance laws, lying to banks and to Congress.
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The Criminal-Justice Reform Bill Is Both Historic and Disappointing

10 hours ago   |   The New Republic

Congress is on the brink of a first for the Trump era: the passage of a major piece of bipartisan legislation. It may also be the last. Lawmakers have wrangled for five years...
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Del Monte recalls select cans of corn distributed in 25 states

Del Monte recalls select cans of corn distributed in 25 states

Del Monte Foods Inc. is recalling more than 64,000 cases of the product due to potential contamination, according to a recall notice. Read more ...

Reports: 3 people missing in West Virginia coal mine found alive

Reports: 3 people missing in West Virginia coal mine found alive

Three people who were missing in an abandoned coal mine have been found, according to officials. Read more ...

Several injured in high-speed train accident in Turkey

Several injured in high-speed train accident in Turkey

ANKARA, Turkey - Turkey's state-run news agency says several people have been injured after a high-speed train crashed into an overpass in the capital Ankara. Anadolu Agency... Read more ...

Michael Cohen says he felt it was his 'duty' to 'cover up' Trump's 'dirty...

Michael Cohen says he felt it was his 'duty' to 'cover up' Trump's 'dirty deeds,' is sentenced to 3 years in prison

Michael Cohen appeared in court on Wednesday to be sentenced by US District Judge William H. Pauley III for an array of crimes he committed while employed by President Donald... Read more ...

First photo of Strasbourg terror suspect released as France wants him dead...

First photo of Strasbourg terror suspect released as France wants him dead or alive over Christmas market gun rampage

French police are still looking for the suspected shooter of the Strasbourg terror attack, which killed two people and left one brain dead on Tuesday night. They released a... Read more ...

Red Sox pitcher leaving team for Los Angeles Dodgers, report says

Red Sox pitcher leaving team for Los Angeles Dodgers, report says

Red Sox Pitcher Joe Kelly is reportedly leaving Boston and heading for our World Series rivals, according to MLB.com. Read more ...

What You Need To Know About Another Wild Week In The Russia Investigation

What You Need To Know About Another Wild Week In The Russia Investigation

The president's former personal lawyer is going to prison. A Russian woman is set to plead guilty to being as a foreign agent. A former Trump national security adviser will... Read more ...

Ellen DeGeneres considers ending daytime talk show

Ellen DeGeneres considers ending daytime talk show

Ellen DeGeneres renewed her deal in 2016 but had been "close to declining" the offer. Read more ...

A second Canadian has reportedly been detained by China, and it's the guy...

A second Canadian has reportedly been detained by China, and it's the guy who brought Dennis Rodman and Kim Jong Un together

China has detained a second Canadian, reportedly the man who introduced Dennis Rodman to Kim Jong Un. Canada's The Globe and Mail and the Associated Press have identified the... Read more ...

Bernie Sanders stood beside an image of a Yemeni child as the debate on...

Bernie Sanders stood beside an image of a Yemeni child as the debate on ending US involvement in the Saudi-led war intensifies

Senator Bernie Sanders on Wednesday displayed a giant photo of an emaciated child impacted by the Saudi-led war in Yemen as the Senate voted overwhelmingly to advance a... Read more ...