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Mike Pompeo starts tour of Africa

Mike Pompeo starts tour of Africa

40 minutes ago   |   Politico

DAKAR, Senegal - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the Trump administration is working to determine what level of American military forces is needed in West Africa to...
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Former DOJ officials call on U.S. Attorney General Barr to resign

2 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   6 articles

More than 1,000 former U.S. Justice Department officials on Sunday called for Attorney General William Barr to resign over his handling of the trial of a longtime adviser of...
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Americans in Japan to trade one quarantine for another

5 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

By MARI YAMAGUCHI TOKYO - Americans Cheryl and Paul Molesky are trading one coronavirus quarantine for another. The couple from Syracuse, New York, are cutting short a 14-day...
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Hoyer leads trip to Puerto Rico amid aid standoff

Hoyer leads trip to Puerto Rico amid aid standoff

8 hours ago   |   Politico

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer will lead a group of lawmakers to Puerto Rico on Sunday, marking the first leadership-led visit to the island since a series of devastating...
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Sanders says presidential rival Bloomberg will not excite voters

12 hours ago   |   Reuters

LAS VEGAS - Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders said on Saturday Mike Bloomberg would not generate the "excitement and energy" needed to win the White House...
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Rockets strike Iraqi base hosting US troops; no injuries

17 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

BAGHDAD - Small rockets struck the Iraqi base hosting American troops and other coalition forces in Baghdad's Green Zone early Sunday but caused no casualties and only minor...
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Elizabeth Warren's struggles put Massachusetts ‘in play' on Super Tuesday

20 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Elizabeth Warren's weak performances in Iowa and New Hampshire have put Massachusetts into play in the race for the Democratic nomination, according to operatives and...
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'Disown them:' Biden criticizes Sanders for supporters' online attacks

20 hours ago   |   Reuters

Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden on Saturday criticized the conduct of online supporters of Senator Bernie Sanders, saying his rival for the Democratic nomination for...
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Border Patrol ex-agent gets 6-year term for aiding smugglers

21 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

A former U.S. Border Patrol agent who admitted helping traffickers smuggle drugs across the U.S.-Mexico border has been sentenced to six years in prison on drug and bribery...
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U.S. Senator On Meeting With Ukraine President Zelensky

22 hours ago   |   NPR

NPR's Leila Fadel speaks with Chris Murphy, a Democratic senator from Connecticut, about his recent meeting with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy.
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Former Justice employees urge Barr to resign

Former Justice employees urge Barr to resign

More than 1,100 former Justice Department employees have signed an online petition pressing Attorney General Bill Barr to resign and commending the four prosecutors who... Read more ...

Buttigieg: ‘I'm not going to be lectured' by Limbaugh

Buttigieg: ‘I'm not going to be lectured' by Limbaugh

Pete Buttigieg said on Sunday he isn't taking “lectures on family values” from Rush Limbaugh, chiding conservative figures who have attacked the Democratic presidential... Read more ...

Kellyanne Conway: Bloomberg's sexist comments ‘far worse' than Trump's

Kellyanne Conway: Bloomberg's sexist comments ‘far worse' than Trump's

White House counselor Kellyanne Conway on Sunday slammed sexist remarks Michael Bloomberg reportedly made to women who worked for him, saying they are “far worse” than what... Read more ...

DNC announces debate qualification rules for South Carolina

DNC announces debate qualification rules for South Carolina

The Democratic National Committee on Saturday rolled out the qualification rules for its presidential debate later this month in South Carolina - criteria that leave the door... Read more ...

Donald Trump Spins Twitter Users Out With Daytona 500 Lap Plan

Donald Trump Spins Twitter Users Out With Daytona 500 Lap Plan

The president reportedly wants to take a lap around the Daytona International Speedway track in "The Beast" this Sunday. Read more ...

Bill De Blasio Endorses Bernie Sanders For President

Bill De Blasio Endorses Bernie Sanders For President

The New York City mayor had endorsed Hillary Clinton in 2016. Read more ...

Bloomberg's meme spree prompts changes in Facebook, Instagram rules

Bloomberg's meme spree prompts changes in Facebook, Instagram rules

Presidential contender Mike Bloomberg's spree of often-surreal social media memes is having one concrete impact - it prompted Facebook to make another change Friday in its... Read more ...

Michael Avenatti Found Guilty

Michael Avenatti Found Guilty

Michael Avenatti, the combative lawyer who gained fame by representing a porn star in lawsuits involving President Trump, was convicted Friday of trying to extort Nike, per the... Read more ...

Barr Orders Review Of Michael Flynn Case, Heightening Political Interference...

Barr Orders Review Of Michael Flynn Case, Heightening Political Interference Concerns

The attorney general's move renews the questions about how the Justice Department is treating Donald Trump allies. Read more ...

Michael Avenatti Found Guilty In Nike Extortion Case

Michael Avenatti Found Guilty In Nike Extortion Case

The disgraced lawyer was found guilty by a federal jury of trying to extort millions of dollars from Nike. Read more ...