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Devin Nunes memo was released out of public obligation

Devin Nunes memo was released out of public obligation

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes, R-Calif., told Fox News on Friday that the memo alleging intelligence abuse during an investigation into the 2016 presidential campaign was released out of ...

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Trump threatens action on countries allowing drugs to U.S.

Trump threatens action on countries allowing drugs to U.S.

President Donald Trump threatened Friday to cut off aid to countries that allow drugs into the United States during a visit to the Customs and Border Protection National Training Center ...

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Fidel Castro’s son, a bookish nuclear scientist, commits suicide

Fidel Castro Díaz-Balart

[ad_1] The 68-year-old son of Cuba’s former leader Fidel Castro has killed himself in Havana, according to Cuban state media. Fidel Ángel Castro Díaz-Balart was found on Thursday morning and ...

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Robert Jay Lifton: Trump is the most dangerous man in the world

Robert Jay Lifton: Trump is the most dangerous man in the world

Robert Jay Lifton is an eminent psychohistorian. In this post, he talks with Bill Moyers about Trump, the Goldwater rule, the “duty to warn,” and what makes Trump so dangerous. ...

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Rod Rosenstein, deputy A.G., feels heat from FISA memo backlash

Rod Rosenstein, deputy A.G., feels heat from FISA memo backlash

The release of a declassified memo on FBI surveillance abuses against the Trump campaign prompted calls Friday for Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosentein to explain his involvement to Congress, or ...

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Venezuela condemns ‘coup’ comments by US’ Rex Tillerson

Venezuela

[ad_1] Venezuela’s Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino has slammed comments made by U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, who mused about the possibility of an internal military coup that would topple Venezuelan President Nicolas ...

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Hundreds of teachers held walkout, protest in West Virginia

Hundreds of teachers held walkout, protest in West Virginia

Hundreds of West Virginia teachers held walk-outs and protested at the state Capitol on Friday over low wages and proposed rules that eliminate teacher seniority. Schools in Logan, Mingo and ...

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Dow plunges 666 points — worst day since Brexit

Dow plunges 666 points — worst day since Brexit

Wall Street just suffered the worst day of the Trump presidency. The Dow closed down 666 points, or 2.5%, its biggest percentage decline since the Brexit turmoil in June 2016 ...

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Four California elected officials named in huge dump of sexual harassment claims

Four California elected officials named in huge dump of sexual harassment claims

California’s legislature released years’ worth of records detailing sexual harassment investigations of elected officials and staff. The toppling of powerful men in the worlds of entertainment, media and politics has reverberated through California’s ...

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What do we know about the GOP memo?

What do we know about the GOP memo?

The contents of the controversial Republican memo alleging abuses of government surveillance powers at the FBI and Justice Department have been hotly debated, and now the American public is now ...

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