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US sanctions Zimbabwe over human rights abuses

The U.S. sanctioned the Zimbabwean state security minister Friday over alleged human rights abuses stemming from the country’s harsh crackdown on protests. The State Department announced sanctions against State Security ...

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McConnell blasts impeachment inquiry as ‘kangaroo court’ in fundraising pitch

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) is doubling down on his criticism of the House impeachment inquiry, using a fundraising pitch to accuse Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) of running a ...

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Trump campaign trolls Biden by purchasing his Latino voter website

Trump campaign trolls Biden by purchasing his Latino voter website

Shortly after former Vice President Joe Biden announced his 2020 campaign’s effort to attract Latino voters, President Trump’s reelection campaign trolled the Democratic front-runner by purchasing the URL named after ...

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Maria Butina: The Russian gun activist who was jailed in the US

Maria Butina: The Russian gun activist who was jailed in the US

Maria Butina developed a reputation in Russia for her love of guns – but it was her involvement with the National Rifle Association (NRA) that led to her getting in ...

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California wildfires: millions warned of possible power cut

California wildfires: millions warned of possible power cut

Millions of Californians face having their power cut as firefighters continue to battle a surge in wildfires in the state. Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) said it may have to ...

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Secret Service interviewed Eminem over threatening lyrics against Trump

Secret Service interviewed Eminem over threatening lyrics against Trump

The Secret Service interviewed eminem over “threatening” lyrics against President Trump, according to documents obtained by BuzzFeed News as part of a Freedom of Information Act request. The interview with ...

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National Interest: is Bolton boxing in Trump?

National Interest: is Bolton boxing in Trump?

He could be “the John Dean of Donald Trump,” says a former senior administration official. The president’s former national security advisor—the flame-throwing John R. Bolton—is now a private citizen. Gone, ...

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Colorado Catholic priests abused at least 166 children

Colorado Catholic priests abused at least 166 children

A seven-month investigation in Colorado accuses dozens of Catholic priests of abusing at least 166 children, according to a report released Wednesday. The 263-page report, commissioned by the Colorado attorney ...

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Samantha Power former UN ambassador says Republicans have made a devil’s bargain to accept Trump

Samantha Power former UN ambassador says Republicans have made a devil’s bargain to accept Trump

In an interview with CNN, former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power spoke about the implications of top U.S. diplomat to Ukraine William Taylor’s testimony to the House ...

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Bolton lawyers in talks about possible impeachment deposition

Bolton lawyers in talks about possible impeachment deposition

Lawyers for former national security adviser John Bolton have had talks with the three House committees leading the impeachment inquiry about a possible deposition, according to a source familiar. If ...

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