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Fact check: Trump wrong on all 3 claims in tweet on Iran deal

President Donald Trump’s Wednesday tweet on the Iran nuclear deal contained three inaccurate claims. “Iran has long been secretly ‘enriching,’ in total violation of the terrible 150 Billion Dollar deal ...

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Jeffrey Epstein’s attorneys propose home detention at his $77 million mansion ahead of bail hearing

Lawyers for Jeffrey Epstein proposed a bail package on Thursday that would allow the multimillionaire alleged sex trafficker to remain out of jail pending trial and live instead in home ...

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Ted Cruz tells Trump administration to ‘follow the damn law’ on foreign arms sales

Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz had a simple message for the Trump administration during Wednesday’s hearing on foreign arms sales: “Follow the damn law.” Lawmakers on both sides of the ...

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California lawmakers approve legislation for $21 billion wildfire fund

California legislators on Thursday approved a bill creating a $21 billion fund for state utilities to pay for claims related to wildfires started by their equipment, according to Reuters. In ...

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How Elizabeth Warren would address immigration reform

The Massachusetts senator, whose 2020 presidential campaign has become defined by her stockpile of policy proposals, unveiled Thursday a package of ideas to restructure the government’s approach to immigration “to ...

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Kentucky Democrat says primary challenge to McGrath ‘might be helpful’

Rep. John Yarmuth, the lone Democrat representing Kentucky in Congress, said it “might be helpful” for Senate candidate Amy McGrath (D) to have a primary challenger after she initially said ...

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UK ambassador to US resigns

Sir Kim Darroch has resigned as UK ambassador to the US, as a row over leaked emails critical of President Trump’s administration escalates. Theresa May said Sir Kim’s departure was ...

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US accepts inquiry into French plan to tax tech giants

US President Donald Trump has ordered an investigation into France’s planned tax on tech giants – a move that could result in retaliatory tariffs. His trade representative said the US ...

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Air Force clears General John Hyten of sexual misconduct allegations

The Air Force has cleared President Donald Trump’s nominee to become vice chairman of the joint chiefs of staff of allegations of sexual misconduct, a senior military official directly familiar ...

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Poll shows Joe Biden’s support drops among black voters

Former Vice President Joe Biden’s support among black voters has slid, but he still holds a double-digit lead against his rivals for the Democratic presidential nomination, according to a new ...

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