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Twitter removes 5,000 bot accounts promoting Russiagate hoax

Twitter removes 5,000 bot accounts promoting Russiagate hoax

Twitter this week removed more than 5,000 bot accounts that called special counsel Robert Mueller‘s Russia investigation a hoax. The move by Twitter reportedly came Sunday night, after Thursday’s release of ...

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Congress gets to decide whether Trump obstructed justice

Congress gets to decide whether Trump obstructed justice

Special counsel Robert Mueller’s report explicitly says Congress should be the body that determines whether President Donald Trump obstructed justice. That conclusion differs sharply from what Attorney General Bill Barr said ...

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Trump approval sinks 5 points after Mueller report

Trump approval sinks 5 points after Mueller report

Despite the slide to 39 percent, there is little support for using impeachment to remove the president. President Donald Trump’s approval rating has dropped 5 points, equaling his presidency’s low-water ...

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Kamala Harris calls for Trump’s impeachment after Mueller report

Kamala Harris calls for Trump’s impeachment after Mueller report

Kamala Harris said that congressional Democrats should begin impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump. Harris was asked by an audience member about her takeaways from special counsel Robert Mueller’s recently-released ...

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Mitch McConnell threatens to block everything if Trump loses in 2020

Mitch McConnell threatens to block everything if Trump loses in 2020

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is threatening to kill popular legislation and policies if voters elect a Democratic president in the 2020 election. “If I’m still the majority leader in ...

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British newspaper calls for the cancellation of President Trump’s meeting with Queen Elizabeth II

British newspaper calls for the cancellation of President Trump’s meeting with Queen Elizabeth II

An editorial published in a British newspaper called for the cancellation of President Donald Trump’s upcoming state visit to Britain in the wake of the release of a redacted version of ...

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Computer scientists say they have strong evidence election was rigged against Clinton in three key states

Computer scientists say they have strong evidence election was rigged against Clinton in three key states

A group of renowned computer scientists and lawyers have urged Hillary Clinton to challenge the election results in three key states after they gathered “evidence” to suggest the election results were potentially ...

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Trump sue to block House Democrats from obtaining his financial records

Trump sue to block House Democrats from obtaining his financial records

President Donald Trump is going to court to try to block a Democratically-controlled congressional committee from obtaining his financial records through a subpoena. The lawsuit is the first case where Trump has sued ...

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Trump stepped up his attacks with Mueller report

Trump approval sinks 5 points after Mueller report

The president isn’t waiting. Donald Trump stepped up his attacks Monday in an effort to undermine potential disclosures on Russia, his 2016 campaign and the aftermath. He unleashed a series ...

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Seth Meyers sounds off on Sarah Huckabee Sanders for calling congress dumb: ‘She’s Trolling Us’

Seth Meyers sounds off on Sarah Huckabee Sanders for calling congress dumb: ‘She’s Trolling Us’

When President Trump isn’t refusing to release his tax returns because of “a fake audit that definitely does not exist,” as Seth Meyers put it Monday night, he has started ...

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