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May 22, 2018

Shoppers Boycott Publix Over Store's Donations To NRA-Backed Candidate
Adam Putnam, a self-described "NRA sellout" running for Florida governor, received $670,000 from the company.

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May 22, 2018

Democrats Want To Boost School Funding To Address Teacher Walkouts
Their agenda would steer $100 billion toward schools and salaries and guarantee teachers' right to join unions.

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May 22, 2018

DHS Head Says She's Still, Somehow, Unaware Of Intel On Russia Interference To Boost Trump
A publicly available 2017 assessment from the intelligence community concluded that Russia meddled in the 2016 election with a preference for Donald Trump.

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May 22, 2018

Reporter Shoved, Others Barred From EPA Meeting On Water Contaminants
Add this to the long, ever-growing list of scandals for the EPA chief.

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May 22, 2018

Georgia Governor's Primary Highlights Competing Visions For The Democratic Party
The contest between Stacey Abrams and Stacey Evans is a battle of divergent political strategies.

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May 22, 2018

Ex-Trump Adviser Calls President's Claims That Informant Spied On Campaign 'Embarrassing'
Trump has asked the Justice Department to look into whether an FBI informant infiltrated his campaign for political purposes.

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May 22, 2018

MSNBC Host Hugh Hewitt Suggests 'Trench Coat' Control, Not Gun Control
Forget restricting guns as a way to curb school shootings. "It's a Second Amendment right, not a Second Amendment suggestion."

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May 22, 2018

Trump Reportedly Rejects Phone Security Measures As 'Too Inconvenient'
The president is said to use a cellphone that lacks top security features and ignores advice to regularly swap his Twitter phone.

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May 22, 2018

The Georgia GOP Governor's Primary Focuses On Guns And Immigration
And here's a look at other key races in Tuesday's voting in four states.

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May 22, 2018

GOP Lawmakers Will Soon Be Allowed To Review Classified Info On Russia Investigation
Trump wants to know whether an FBI informant infiltrated his campaign for political purposes.

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May 22, 2018

Texans On Both Sides Of Gun Debate Agree On Safe Storage, But Not On How To Support It
The state has a child access prevention law, but it doesn't appear to be working as intended.

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May 22, 2018

Bill De Blasio Tells NYPD To Stop Arresting People For Smoking Pot On The Street
The recommendation comes days after the Manhattan district attorney pledged to stop prosecuting low-level marijuana cases.

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May 22, 2018

The Onion Hilariously Trolls Michael Cohen With His Own Cease-And-Desist Note
"The article is an absolutely disgusting piece that lacks any place in journalism; even in your Onion."

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May 21, 2018

Lawmaker Introduces Crowdfunding Bill To Pay For Trump's Border Wall
So Mexico's not paying for it?

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May 21, 2018

Talking Grievances And Health Care, An Outsider Kentucky Dem Found The Inside Track
Retired fighter pilot Amy McGrath's upstart primary campaign thinks it's found a way to talk to disaffected voters.

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May 21, 2018

Garry Kasparov: Donald Trump Has More Russian Connections Than Aeroflot
The chess champ and dissident sounds the gong again on Vladimir Putin's manipulation of U.S. democracy.

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May 21, 2018

Judge Orders Texas To Make Voter Registration Easier When Updating DMV Info
Plaintiffs complained that the state violated the 1993 National Voter Registration Act.

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May 21, 2018

Giuliani Says Mueller Can't Talk To Trump Until Trump Hears More About FBI Source
"We can't let our guy go in and be questioned without knowing this," the president's lawyer said.

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May 21, 2018

Trump Team Moves To Lift Ban On 'Extreme' Hunting Tactics In Alaska
The proposal would allow hunters to kill bear cubs and wolf pups in their dens and shoot swimming caribou from motorboats.

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May 21, 2018

Blake Farenthold May Have Been Hired Illegally At His New Lobbyist Job
A Texas newspaper filed a complaint alleging the Calhoun Port Authority hired the disgraced former lawmaker without public notice, in violation of state law.

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May 21, 2018

Fox News Viewers Really Don't Like Lifelong Republican Robert Mueller
Most of those following the Trump-Russia investigation via the cable news outlet say they strongly disapprove of the special counsel's job performance.

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May 21, 2018

Democrats Plan Big Anti-Corruption Theme For Midterms
It's a revival of a successful tactic Dems used in 2006, when they took control of both chambers of Congress.

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May 21, 2018

The Supreme Court Is Helping Companies Get Away With Sexual Harassment
The Me Too movement takes a massive hit from a new decision written by Justice Neil Gorsuch.

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May 21, 2018

Howard Stern Tells How Trump Sexualized Ivanka And Makes David Letterman Cringe
Trump told Stern: "You know who's a great beauty? My daughter Ivanka. Now she's a 10."

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May 21, 2018

Mike Pompeo Promises To 'Crush' Iran And Achieve A Better Deal
The secretary of state avoided specifics on how he would convince the rest of the world to abandon the existing nuclear accord.

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May 21, 2018

The Supreme Court Just Made It A Lot Harder For You To Sue Your Employer
A new ruling allows employers to force workers into class-action waivers. As one justice put it, the case cuts to "the entire heart of the New Deal."

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May 21, 2018

Hillary Clinton To Endorse Andrew Cuomo's Re-Election
The New York governor faces former "Sex and the City" star Cynthia Nixon in the Democratic primary.

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May 21, 2018

Hillary Clinton To Endorse Andrew Cuomo's Re-Election: Report
The New York governor faces former "Sex and the City" star Cynthia Nixon in the Democratic primary.

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May 21, 2018

Super PACs That Meddled In West Virginia's Senate Primary Didn't Receive A Penny From West Virginians
The outside groups can spend big to alter election outcomes, but don't have to disclose donors until after the voting.

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May 21, 2018

Hillary Clinton Tips A Russian Hat At Trump During Yale Commencement Speech
"If you can't beat 'em, join 'em," Clinton said, in a pretty obvious nod to the Russians.

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May 21, 2018

We Asked The American Public To Settle 5 Of The Internet's Dumbest Debates
Our poll showed some surprising generational divides.

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May 20, 2018

Roger Stone Says He's 'Prepared' For 'Conjured Up' Mueller Indictment
Any action is an "effort to silence me," the controversial political operative said.

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May 20, 2018

Giuliani Says Mueller Will Wrap Up Trump Obstruction Probe By September: Report
Trump's lawyer told The New York Times he got the timeline from the special counsel's office two weeks ago.

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May 20, 2018

Trump Sets Up Showdown With DOJ Over Claims Of Campaign Surveillance
The president demands a probe of whether the FBI had a spy inside his campaign. A Democrat calls that claim "nonsense."

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May 20, 2018

Texas Gov.'s Campaign Cancels Shotgun Giveaway After Santa Fe School Shooting
Gov. Greg Abbott was dragged on social media over the seemingly tone-deaf contest.

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May 20, 2018

Texas Gov.'s Campaign Still Holding Shotgun Giveaway After Santa Fe School Shooting
Gov. Greg Abbott himself noted that a shotgun was used in the massacre.

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May 20, 2018

Parents Of School Shooting Victims Decry 'Moronic' GOP Platitudes
"For [Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick] to be making those moronic comments? Unacceptable."

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May 20, 2018

Oliver North Blames School Shootings On Ritalin
The incoming NRA president, who once promoted a violent video game, also cited a "culture of violence."

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May 20, 2018

Trump's Top Economic Adviser Says Amazon Threats Are ‘Not In My Lane'
Larry Kudlow dodges when asked about the president's attacks on the retail giant.

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May 20, 2018

Trump: 'Real Americans' Should Get 'Tough' On Russia Probe
The president tried to smear the credibility of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation yet again.

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May 20, 2018

Dems, Trump Admin Find Common Ground: Helping Victims Of Myanmar's Genocide
But they don't yet have the public support of the president -- and Mitch McConnell is delaying a vote on proposed sanctions for perpetrators of the crisis.

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May 20, 2018

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick Touts Need To Arm Teachers
"Our teachers are part of that well-run militia" mentioned in the Second Amendment, he said.

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May 20, 2018

U.S., China Putting Trade War On Hold, Treasury's Steve Mnuchin Says
"Right now, we have agreed to put the tariffs on hold while we try to execute the framework."

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May 20, 2018

Stephanie Kelton Has The Biggest Idea In Washington
Once an outsider, her radical economic thinking won over Wall Street. Now she's changing the Democratic Party.

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May 19, 2018

Jim Carrey's Latest Painting Slams Kent State 'Goldilocks' And Her AR-10
The student who posted the photo called Carrey's depiction "disgusting."

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May 19, 2018

Trump Misspells Melania's Name In Welcome Home Tweet, Twitter Roars
Has "Melanie" signed an NDA?

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May 19, 2018

Trump Jr. Met With Emissary For Gulf Princes Offering Help With Campaign In 2016: Report
The crown princes of the UAE and Saudi Arabia offered help to the Trump presidential campaign, the New York Times reports.

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May 19, 2018

Houston Police Chief Says He's Sick Of Inaction On Gun Control
"I've hit rock bottom and I am not interested in your views as it pertains to this issue," he said.

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May 19, 2018

Mark Kelly: Trump Rolled Over For NRA, Did Nothing About Guns After Parkland
"To see elected leaders do nothing over and over is incredibly sad."

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May 19, 2018

Jimmy Kimmel Shreds 'Cowardly' Trump And Lawmakers After Texas School Shooting
"They sit there with their hands in their pockets, pockets that are full of gun money, and do nothing."

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May 19, 2018

Jimmy Kimmel Shreds 'Cowardly' Trump, Lawmakers After Texas School Shooting
"They sit there with their hands in their pockets, pockets that are full of gun money, and they do nothing."

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May 19, 2018

GOP Candidate Set Up Trust That Pays His Kids For Marrying White People
Even his own mom calls him a bigot, but former judge Vickers Cunningham insists his opposition to interracial and same-sex marriage didn't affect his rulings.

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May 18, 2018

Students Stage Sit-In For Gun Control Outside Paul Ryan's Office, Get Arrested
The teens organized the protest in response to the Texas school shooting earlier that day.

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May 18, 2018

Twitter Users Pan Ted Cruz After He Tweets 'Prayers' To Santa Fe School Shooting Victims
"We're tired of paying you in exchange for your useless prayers," one Twitter user told the senator.

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May 18, 2018

Santa Fe High Schoolers Held Gun Violence Protest 1 Month Before Shooting
A small group took part in the national protest on April 20.

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May 18, 2018

Twitter Users Joke Trump Wants Prison Reform Because That's Where He's Headed
"We'll try and keep that in mind when your parole hearings come up," one Twitter user told the president.

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May 18, 2018

For Liberal Billionaire Tom Steyer, It's All About That Base
He's betting that a campaign to impeach Donald Trump will turn out infrequent voters in November. What could go wrong?

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May 18, 2018

Top Democrats Want Answers On Global Health Security Head's Sudden Departure
"The threat of a pandemic is serious, and it's important families know we have a vigilant and experienced team in place."

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May 18, 2018

Sen. Dean Heller's Campaign Paid His Social Media Influencer Son More Than $50,000
The Republican senator's campaign gave the cash to his son to run its Instagram page and make Facebook and YouTube videos.

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May 18, 2018

Trump's New 'Domestic Gag Rule' Would Strip Funds From Planned Parenthood
The president reportedly doesn't know the difference between HIV and HPV, but he still wants to penalize family planning providers.

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May 18, 2018

Meek Mill Backs Out Of Trump Event On Prison Reform
The rapper said he and the president had become the focus of the summit.

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May 18, 2018

Trump Briefly Responds To Santa Fe School Shooting Before Pivoting
"On another note, a very positive note, I'm honored to be here ..."

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May 18, 2018

Rudy Giuliani Reverses Trump Team's Position, Says President Can Obstruct Justice
Obstruction of justice charges are reportedly central to the special counsel's Russia investigation.

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May 18, 2018

So States Ban Bump Stocks. Now How Do They Enforce the Law?
Another concern for some gun rights activists is that the state bans do not give enough notice to residents that possessing a bump stock is, in most cases, a felony.

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May 18, 2018

Freedom Caucus Sinks Farm Bill
A fight over immigration spoiled Paul Ryan's welfare reform agenda.

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May 18, 2018

Freedom Caucus Sinks Key Part Of Paul Ryan's Welfare Reform Agenda
A fight over immigration ended up tanking the farm bill.

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May 18, 2018

Robert Wilkie Picked As New VA Secretary In Surprise Announcement
"He doesn't know this yet," Trump admitted.

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May 18, 2018

Obamacare Premiums Will Be Way Higher Next Year. They Didn't Have To Be.
The messy health insurance exchange market was starting to settle down before Trump came along.

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May 18, 2018

New Trump Rule Would Cut Federal Funds From Clinics Providing Abortions
Providers like Planned Parenthood would lose funding for essential health checks like breast cancer screenings.

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May 18, 2018

Trump's NASA Chief Has Apparently Changed His Tune On Climate Change
He said humans are contributing in a "major way" to climate change after years of refusing to acknowledge that fact.

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May 18, 2018

GOP Rep. Introduces Bill That Would Demand White House Apologize To McCain
Many in Congress are furious over a White House aide joking that McCain is "dying anyway."

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May 18, 2018

A Comprehensive List Of Everything Don Jr. Doesn't Know About That Infamous Meeting
All 216 things.

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May 18, 2018

Trump White House Kills Off Yanny-Laurel Debate With 'Ridiculous' Clip
It's over.

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May 17, 2018

Report: Manafort's Former Son-In-Law Cuts Plea Deal, To Cooperate With Government
The guilty plea agreement could add to the legal pressure on Manafort.

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May 17, 2018

Lawyer Who Ranted Against Spanish-Speakers Faces Office Eviction, Disciplinary Complaint
He's been hounded by reporters and may get a surprise serenade from a mariachi band.

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May 17, 2018

Jeff Sessions Uses Exceptional Power Over Immigration Courts To Limit Judges' Authority
The attorney general ordered judges to stop administratively closing cases, whether they think it's best or not.

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May 17, 2018

Bill Gates Says Trump Didn't Know The Difference Between HPV And HIV
"So I was able to explain that those are rarely confused with each other," the tech mogul said.

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May 17, 2018

Gun Owners And Non-Gun Owners Actually Agree On A Lot Of Gun Reforms
A recently released survey of the two groups finds minimal gaps in support for many key policies.

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May 17, 2018

Interior Dept. Dodges Watchdog's Questions About Zinke's Call To Alaska Senators
The agency took six months to even respond to a federal probe into Zinke's apparent effort to bully Sen. Lisa Murkowski over her health care vote.

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May 17, 2018

Scam PACs Ripped Off Conservatives With Pro-Police, Anti-Abortion Messages: Prosecutors
The scam allegedly raised $23 million from donors from 2014 to 2017.

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May 17, 2018

Mitch McConnell Taps Anti-LGBTQ Bigot For Religious Freedom Panel
Tony Perkins, who has warned of gay people waging an anti-Christian holocaust, is now on the Commission on International Religious Freedom.

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May 17, 2018

Kushner Family Reportedly Close To Getting Bailout For Flagship Tower
The 666 Fifth Avenue property may have found its savior.

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May 17, 2018

Trump's ICE Is Increasingly Arresting Immigrants Without Criminal Convictions
The president often talks about criminals that his administration finds and deports. But a lot of noncriminals are being swept up too.

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May 17, 2018

Trump's Stormy Daniels Disclosure Still Leaves Questions About Payments To Cohen
According to Rudy Giuliani, Trump paid Michael Cohen $420,000 - but Cohen only paid Daniels $130,000. What happened to the rest of it?

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May 17, 2018

Devin Nunes, Fundraising Off FBI Attacks, Tells Potential Donors That Trump Says He's A Hero
The House intelligence committee chairman, who's attacked the probe of Russian interference in the 2016 election, says he's "standing strong" with Trump.

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May 17, 2018

Federal Prosecutors Still Trying To Turn Trump Inauguration Protesters Into Felons
Though jurors acquitted the first defendants, the government is pursuing multiple felony charges against four more.

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May 17, 2018

Republican Immigration Fight Derails Food Stamp Bill
The Freedom Caucus comes out against the farm bill until Republicans work out an immigration plan.

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May 17, 2018

Business Groups Might Be Quietly Killing A Bill That Would Bring Sexual Abuse Claims To Light
Congress could make all companies allow workplace sexual harassment victims to go to court. But the bipartisan legislation seems to have stalled.

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May 17, 2018

Gina Haspel Confirmed As CIA Director With Aid Of Democrats
Democrats had the power to block her nomination, but they couldn't stick together.

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May 17, 2018

Retiring Lawmakers Have Added $32.8 Million To Campaign Treasuries Since Last Election
By Frank Bass, MapLight More than five dozen congressmen who have retired or plan to retire next year have raised at least

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May 17, 2018

Trump Says He'll Give To Charity For Royal Wedding, But We'll See
The president has a history of claiming to donate to charities without providing proof.

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May 17, 2018

The Farm Bill Could Be A Huge Blow To Animals
An amendment threatens farm animal protections, food safety laws and rules on invasive species.

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May 17, 2018

Cynthia Nixon's 'Fix Our Subway' Ads Shred Cuomo's MTA, Commuters Rejoice
"Does N E 1 C A train?" reads one of the subway-themed campaign ads.

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May 17, 2018

Emails Show Interior Expected To Learn Nothing From Public Input On Bears Ears Review
"Essentially, barring a surprise, there is no new information that's going to be submitted," an agency official said.

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May 17, 2018

Josh Holt, American Captive in Venezuela, Begs For Help In Prison Videos
The 26-year-old's plea comes amid rioting at the prison where he has been held without trial since 2016.

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May 17, 2018

Boulder City Council Unanimously Votes To Ban Assault Weapons, High-Capacity Magazines
Opponents to the measure have vowed to challenge the ban in court.

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May 17, 2018

Former Mexican President Warns Donald Trump: 'You've Got To Get Your S**t Together'
"You must show compassion and humanity," Vicente Fox admonished after Trump called immigrants "animals."

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May 17, 2018

Rudy Giuliani Offers A Head-Spinning New Defense Of Trump
Giuliani provided a circuitous explanation of why Trump couldn't have colluded with the Russians.

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May 17, 2018

Whistleblower Leaked Michael Cohen's Financials Over Potential Cover-Up: Report
The whistleblower said two files about Cohen's business dealings are missing from a government database.

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May 17, 2018

Obama Photographer Taunts Donald Trump For Calling Immigrants 'Animals'
"Dear sir: THESE are animals."

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