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Former North Carolina U.S. Senator Kay Hagan dies

Kay Hagan, a former bank executive who rose from a budget writer in the North Carolina Legislature to a seat in the U.S. Senate, died Monday. She was 66. Hagan ...

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William Barr: ‘I act on behalf of the United States’

Attorney General William Barr on Monday said that he is not acting as President Donald Trump’s personal attorney, after accusations from Democrats that he’s working in the president’s favor. “That’s ...

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Trump’s tariffs hit US families

Trump’s tariffs hit US families

President Donald Trump’s trade war with China, until now mainly an abstraction for American consumers, is about to hit home. Beginning Sunday, the U.S. government will begin collecting 15% tariffs ...

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Trump to NFL: fire players who protest the national anthem

Trump to NFL: fire players who protest the national anthem

President Donald Trump criticized some in the National Football League Friday night at a rally for Alabama Republican Senate candidate Luther Strange, saying team owners should fire players for taking ...

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4 injured in explosion at Huntington Beach

4 injured in explosion at Huntington Beach

Two firefighters and two civilians were injured in a series of electrical explosions that rocked a restaurant in Huntington Beach and sent massive fireballs into the air. The explosion happened ...

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Florida woman arrested after 24 pipe bombs found in her bedroom

Florida woman arrested after 24 pipe bombs found in her bedroom

A Florida woman was arrested Friday after her parents called the police following their discovery of two dozen pipe bombs in her bedroom. Local news affiliate Fox 13 reported that ...

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Trump says Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi died after US raid in Syria

Trump says Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi died after US raid in Syria

The fugitive leader of the Islamic State (IS) group killed himself during a US military operation in north-west Syria, President Donald Trump has said. Speaking from the White House, Mr ...

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Mitch McConnell snubbed by pallbearer at Elijah Cummings’ memorial

Mitch McConnell snubbed by pallbearer at Elijah Cummings’ memorial

A man refused to shake hands with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell at Rep. Elijah Cummings’ memorial service at the Capitol on Thursday, leaving the GOP lawmaker visibly stunned. In video ...

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Longest-serving black congressman, John Conyers, dies at 90

Longest-serving black congressman dies at 90

The longest-serving black member of the US Congress, John Conyers, has died at home at the age of 90, police in Detroit say. The Democrat resigned under a cloud of ...

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Emergency declared across California as fires rage

Emergency declared across California as fires rage

Californian Governor Gavin Newsom has declared a statewide emergency as wildfires, whipped up by fierce winds, continue to sweep through the area. Some 180,000 people in the north have been ...

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