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Top State Department adviser fired over abusive management style

A senior adviser to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was fired this week over what some described as her “abusive” management style, three officials told POLITICO. Kiron Skinner, the director ...

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Cummings releases statement on attempted break-in after Trump attacks

Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.) released a statement Friday morning following news reports Thursday his Baltimore house had been broken into. In a brief statement, the Maryland congressman confirmed that an ...

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Eric Garner’s widow slams de Blasio: ‘He’s full of malarkey’

The widow of Eric Garner, Esaw Garner Snipes, on Friday said that presidential candidate and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is “full of malarkey” when asked about his discussion ...

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Democrats express alarm over debate’s negative tone

Democratic lawmakers were left shaken and worried by Wednesday night’s bruising presidential debate, which left some fearing the fight will hurt the party and result in a damaged nominee. Senate ...

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US formally withdraws from nuclear treaty with Russia and prepares to test new missile

The United States formally withdrew from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty with Russia Friday, as the US military prepares to test a new non-nuclear mobile-launched cruise missile developed specifically to ...

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U.S. adds a solid 164,000 jobs; unemployment rate stays 3.7%

U.S. employers slowed their hiring in July but still added a solid 164,000 jobs to an economy that appears poised to extend its decade-long expansion. The unemployment rate remained at ...

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