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In front of Parkland students, Florida lawmakers decline to take up assault weapons ban

In front of Parkland students, Florida lawmakers decline to take up assault weapons ban

Florida House lawmakers declined to take up a measure that would ban the sale and possession of assault weapons and large-capacity ammunition magazines, all while being watched by students from ...

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Bernie sanders:United states should condemn Saudi Arabia over Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance

Bernie sanders:United states should condemn Saudi Arabia over Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance

Bernie sanders wrote on instagram: If it is true that the Saudi regime murdered Jamal Khashoggi, a journalist critic, in their own consulate, there must be accountability, and an unequivocal ...

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GOP lawmaker calls on Mnuchin to cancel trip to Saudi Arabia

GOP lawmaker calls on Mnuchin to cancel trip to Saudi Arabia

An Indiana Republican is calling on Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to withdraw his planned participation in a finance conference in Riyadh, following the disappearance of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Rep. Jim Banks ...

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Maine GOP candidate settled sexual discrimination case

Maine GOP candidate settled sexual discrimination case

The campaign of Republican gubernatorial candidate Shawn Moody angrily denounced suggestions he mistreated an employee who brought a sexual discrimination complaint over her firing after she gave birth. The Maine ...

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Trump considers ambassador to Canada as Next U.N. envoy

Trump considers ambassador to Canada as Next U.N. envoy

The White House is adding two high-profile women, both confirmed ambassadors, to the list of candidates to succeed Nikki Haley at the United Nations, according to two senior administration officials: ...

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White House mulling new family separation options at US-Mexico border

White House mulling new family separation options at US-Mexico border

The White House is considering a change in policy that could result in immigrant parents once again being separated from their children at the border, according to a report in The ...

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Trump admin planning to crackdown on protests near the White House

Trump admin planning to crackdown on protests near the White House

The Trump administration is proposing to overhaul rules for protests in front of the White House and at other iconic locations in Washington, D.C., in an effort that opponents say ...

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Khashoggi wake-up call for US: stop following Saudi Arabia’s lead

Khashoggi wake-up call for US: stop following Saudi Arabia’s lead

During business hours last week, Saudi columnist and Washington Post contributor Jamal Khashoggi entered the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. Khashoggi, a former adviser to the al-Saud royal family who has since become ...

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Trump administration steps in to kill police-reform plan

Trump administration steps in to kill police-reform plan

The Trump administration informed a federal judge in Chicago on Friday that it’s seeking to scuttle a plan negotiated between the nation’s third-largest city and the state of Illinois that ...

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Betor O’Rourke breaks US fundraising record in senate race against Ted Cruz

Betor O’Rourke breaks US fundraising record in senate race against Ted Cruz

Beto O’Rourke has smashed fundraising records in his bid to unseat Ted Cruz from the Senate in the 2018 midterm elections. The El Paso Democrat surpassed $39m in third quarter fundraising from over 800,000 ...

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