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Trump administration proposes tariffs on $2.4B in French goods

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The U.S. Trade Representative on Monday said that it has determined that France’s digital services tax discriminates against U.S. companies, and is proposing tariffs of up to 100 percent on ...

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Biden: my connection to Obama is clear to voters so I don’t need his endorsement

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Joe Biden insisted on Monday that he doesn’t need former President Obama’s endorsement in the Democratic presidential race because his connection to his ex-boss is already clear to voters. In ...

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Mark Zuckerberg reiterated his decision to not remove political ads

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg reiterated his decision to not remove political ads that contain knowingly false and erroneous information, insisting that in a democracy it’s important for the public to “make their own ...

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Trump accused Macron being nasty for ‘brain dead’ comments

US President Donald Trump has accused his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron of being “nasty” for saying Nato was “brain dead”. Mr Trump is in London for a summit marking the ...

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North Korea: It’s up to U.S. to decide what ‘Christmas gift’ it wants

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North Korea said on Tuesday the United States was trying to drag out denuclearization talks ahead of the U.S. presidential election next year and issued a veiled threat to Washington ...

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Trump floats taking case to Supreme Court to stop impeachment

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President Trump on Monday questioned whether he and his allies could go to the Supreme Court to halt the House impeachment inquiry. Trump tweeted shortly after arriving in the United ...

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Senate confirms Dan Brouillette as Energy secretary

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The Senate confirmed Dan Brouillette on Monday to lead the Department of Energy (DOE) as Rick Perry exits the agency amid questions over his dealings in Ukraine. Brouillette, the deputy ...

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Judge denies DOJ request for stay on Don McGahn testimony

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House Democrats on Monday notched another legal victory in their pursuit of critical testimony tied to their impeachment efforts, though the ruling may be short-lived because the case is already ...

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Trump administration finally releases Lebanon aid

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The Trump administration has released more than $100 million in assistance to Lebanon that had been on hold in recent months. A congressional aide confirmed to POLITICO that the hold ...

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The ‘electoral college’ must be abolished

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Elizabeth warren has said she is going to change the way presidents get elected. She has said American presidents should be elected by direct vote not by the Electoral College. ...

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