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Poll shows competitive matchup if O’Rourke ran for Senate again

Poll shows competitive matchup if O’Rourke ran for Senate again

Former Rep. Beto O’Rourke (D-Texas) is considering a potential presidential bid in 2020, but a new poll finds that he could pose a competitive challenge if he were to run ...

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Fact-checking Trump’s speech declaring a national emergency

Fact-checking Trump’s speech declaring a national emergency

President Donald Trump on Friday signed a national emergency declaration to address “an invasion of our country with drugs, with human traffickers, with all types of criminals and gangs.” He ...

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Kaepernick to be honored by Milwaukee black history project

Kaepernick to be honored by Milwaukee black history project

Former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick will be honored by the City of Milwaukee after Republican state lawmakers blocked efforts for him to be recognized statewide for Black History Month, the ...

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Amazon made an $11.2bn profit in 2018 but paid no federal tax

Amazon made an $11.2bn profit in 2018 but paid no federal tax

Amazon has had a bad week but there is some comfort for the tech titan – it will not pay a single cent in income tax on the $11.2bn of profits ...

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Trump is accused of racism for mimicking President Xi’s Chinese accent

Trump is accused of racism for mimicking President Xi’s Chinese accent

has been mercilessly ridiculed on Twitter for appearing to imitate the Chinese President’s accent when discussing criminal sentences for drug dealers. Social media users were quick to pick up on Trump’s change ...

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Coulter: ‘Only national emergency is that our president is an idiot’

Coulter: ‘Only national emergency is that our president is an idiot’

Ann Coulter fired back at President Trump on Friday, stating that “the only national emergency is that our president is an idiot” in a radio interview on Friday afternoon. Coulter was responding ...

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Congress passes deal to avert shutdown as Trump plans emergency declaration to build wall

Congress passes deal to avert shutdown as Trump plans emergency declaration to build wall

Congress approved a border security compromise to avert a second painful government shutdown as president Donald Trump vowed to declare a national emergency to siphon billions from other federal coffers ...

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Trump heads to Mar-a-Lago after signing bill to avert shutdown

Trump heads to Mar-a-Lago after signing bill to avert shutdown

President Trump departed Washington to travel to his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida on Friday after signing a spending package to avert another government shutdown. Trump’s motorcade arrived at the resort ...

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Trump nominates ambassador to Turkey

Trump nominates ambassador to Turkey

President Trump on Friday nominated David Satterfield to be ambassador to Turkey, taking the first step toward filling a key State Department post in the Middle East. Satterfield has been ...

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Sarah Sanders has been interviewed as part of special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation.

Sarah Sanders has been interviewed as part of special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation.

The White House press secretary, Sarah Sanders, has been interviewed as part of special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation. Sanders said in a statement released on Friday that she was ...

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