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Trump sues California over legislation requiring presidential candidates to file tax returns

US President Donald Trump and the Republican Party are suing California over recent legislation requiring presidential candidates to file tax returns in order to stand in primaries. State Governor Gavin ...

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What happened on second Democratic debate

Ten Democratic presidential hopefuls have clashed in a televised US debate that laid bare the party’s deep divisions over how best to win in 2020. Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders, ...

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Pompeo: we review ‘role of human rights in public policy’

US secretary of state Mike Pompeo has unveiled a new panel tasked with reviewing “the role of human rights in American public policy” in a move that some advocates warned ...

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Former NY Times editor Jill Abramson accused of plagiarism

Former NY Times editor Jill Abramson accused of plagiarism

Former New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson said Wednesday that she is standing by her work amid allegations that she plagiarized material for her new book, “Merchants of Truth.” ...

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Schiff: Americans should have ‘no confidence’ in Whitaker’s control of Mueller probe

Schiff: Americans should have 'no confidence' in Whitaker's control of Mueller probe

Rep. Adam Schiff, the incoming chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, on Thursday warned that Americans “can have no confidence” in any decision acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker makes regarding ...

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Trump: ‘I miss New York’

Trump set for tumultuous ride with Congress

President Donald Trump, a born-and-raised New Yorker, misses his hometown and plans to return there after his presidency, he said this week. Trump said in an interview with the New ...

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350 U.S. news outlets condemn Trump in coordinated fightback

350 U.S. news outlets condemn Trump in coordinated fightback

Hundreds of US news outlets have synchronised their editorials in an effort to hit back at Donald Trump, following his repeated attacks on the media. The unprecedented move is a collective response to ...

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Russian trolls watched ‘House of Cards’ to learn about US politics

Russian trolls watched ‘House of Cards’ to learn about US politics

Yahoo correspondent Michael Isikoff said that Russians who worked for a St. Petersburg “troll factory” were required to watch Netflix’s “House of Cards” to help them write messages that would ...

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Republicans demand more aggressive military intervention in Middle East

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Foreign policy hawks seized on the Paris terrorist attacks to argue for more aggressive military intervention in the Middle East, as national security issues assumed centre stage in the US ...

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12 things we learned from Democratic debate

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The second Democratic debate is through. Here’s a summary of what we learned: The debate began with a half-hour discussion of the Paris attacks and national security. Former secretary of ...

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