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US blacklists 28 Chinese organisations over Xinjiang ‘Uighur abuse’

The US has blacklisted 28 Chinese organisations for their alleged involvement in abuses against ethnic Uighurs in China’s Xinjiang province. The organisations are now on the so-called Entity List, which ...

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Trump must hand over eight years of tax returns

A judge has ordered US President Donald Trump to hand over eight years of his tax returns to New York investigators. The judge rejected arguments by the president’s lawyers that ...

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Trump says Pelosi may be guilty of treason

U.S. President Donald Trump, under pressure as Democrats pursue an impeachment inquiry against him, lashed out at the top Democrat in Congress on Sunday, saying House Speaker Nancy Pelosi could ...

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Federal judge ordered White House to preserve evidence about Trump’s dealings with foreign leaders

A federal judge has ordered the White House to preserve records of President Trump’s “meetings, phone calls, and other communications with foreign leaders,” a move that comes as the president ...

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Mark Esper on Ukraine: my aim is to keep the department apolitical

Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Saturday that his aim is “to keep the department apolitical” amid a swirling scandal surrounding the Trump administration’s dealings with Ukraine. When asked if he ...

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House Democrat Val Demings says Trump abused his oath of office

Democratic Rep. Val Demings (Fla.) said on Sunday that President Trump has “dangerously abused his oath of office.” Demings, a member of the House Intelligence Committee, said during an interview ...

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Four dead, five wounded in Kansas bar shooting

Four people were killed and five others wounded after two suspects entered a bar and opened fire in Kansas City, Kansas, early Sunday, police said. Police responded to the incident ...

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Rick Perry rejects discussing Bidens with Trump or Ukraine officials

Energy Secretary Rick Perry denies ever mentioning the Bidens during discussions with Ukrainian officials or with President Trump, according to reports. Perry’s name has come up in connection with the ...

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Turkey to send troops into northern Syria as US pulls out of area, White House says

In a remarkable announcement late Sunday night, the White House said that United States forces in northern Syria would move aside in advance of a planned Turkish military offensive. The ...

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Sanders unveils plan to stop corporate donations to Dem convention

Bernie Sanders, a longtime critic of the nation’s campaign finance system, is releasing a plan Monday aimed at ending the influence of corporate cash in politics, including at the 2020 ...

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