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5 Trump policies likely to remain in Biden
administration

5 Trump policies likely to remain in Biden administration

President-elect Joseph R. Biden wants to immediately reverse much of what President...

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Joe Biden eyes executive orders as ‘common ground’ remains
elusive

Joe Biden eyes executive orders as ‘common ground’ remains...

Joseph R. Biden will be sworn in Wednesday as the 46th president, realizing a lifelong...

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Bill Sammon and Chris Stirewalt, Fox News political
executives, out after Arizona call for Joe Biden

Bill Sammon and Chris Stirewalt, Fox News political executives,...

NEW YORK — Two of Fox News Channel’s top news executives involved in the controversial...

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Donald Trump wants to create new ‘Patriot Party’:
Report

Donald Trump wants to create new ‘Patriot Party’: Report

President Trump reportedly wants to create a third party once he leaves office....

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Donald Trump grants deportation amnesty to
Venezuelans

Donald Trump grants deportation amnesty to Venezuelans

President Trump issued a directive Tuesday creating a temporary deportation amnesty...

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Joe Biden pressed not to cancel Keystone XL pipeline by
Canadian tribes

Joe Biden pressed not to cancel Keystone XL pipeline by...

Canadian tribes invested in the Keystone XL are pushing back against President-elect...

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NASA’s Decision for Moon Rocket: Test Again or Prepare for
Launch?

NASA’s Decision for Moon Rocket: Test Again or Prepare...

The booster of the Space Launch System was in good condition after a test was cut...

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Deepening Schism, McConnell Says Trump ‘Provoked’ Capitol
Mob

Deepening Schism, McConnell Says Trump ‘Provoked’ Capitol...

The Senate majority leader’s remarks were the clearest signal yet that he has come...

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Blinken Sees Renewed Role for Congress in Foreign
Policy

Blinken Sees Renewed Role for Congress in Foreign Policy

Antony J. Blinken, the secretary of state nominee, said at his confirmation hearing...

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Biden: ‘To Heal, We Must Remember’

Biden: ‘To Heal, We Must Remember’

On Tuesday, the eve of his inauguration as the 46th president of the United States,...

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Trump Orders Declassification of Some Crossfire Hurricane
Documents

Trump Orders Declassification of Some Crossfire Hurricane...

President Donald Trump has ordered the declassification of previously confidential...

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Video: John Solomon: Capitol Attack Security Failures; What
Crossfire Hurricane Declassified Docs Will Show

Video: John Solomon: Capitol Attack Security Failures;...

Days before the shocking events of January 6, the Pentagon chief expressed concerns...

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In Confirmation Hearings, Biden Aides Indicate Tough
Approach on China

In Confirmation Hearings, Biden Aides Indicate Tough Approach...

Hearings for Biden nominees for top intelligence, diplomacy and military posts offered...

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In Farewell Video, Trump Repeats Familiar Falsehoods

In Farewell Video, Trump Repeats Familiar Falsehoods

The remarks contained some of the staples of his four years of inaccurate claims.

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On Night Before Inauguration, Biden Leads Mourning for Virus
Victims

On Night Before Inauguration, Biden Leads Mourning for...

“To heal we must remember,” Mr. Biden said, standing in front of the Reflecting...

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Fox News Fires a Key Player in Its Election Night
Coverage

Fox News Fires a Key Player in Its Election Night Coverage

The politics editor who defended the network’s accurate projection that Biden had...

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Biden to Announce Broad Plan to Reverse Trump Immigration
Policies

Biden to Announce Broad Plan to Reverse Trump Immigration...

Legislation he will propose on his first day as president will give undocumented...

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They failed spectacularly in ’88. Now, these Biden aides are
getting sweet redemption.

They failed spectacularly in ’88. Now, these Biden aides...

Joe Biden’s first presidential campaign in 1988 ended in such disaster that veterans...

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'Are you QAnon?': One Trump official's brush with an
internet cult gone horribly wrong

'Are you QAnon?': One Trump official's brush with an internet...

The deadly insurrection in the nation’s capital this month brought intense public...

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Burr says DOJ ‘closed’ insider trading probe without
charges

Burr says DOJ ‘closed’ insider trading probe without charges

The Justice Department has concluded its insider trading investigation into Sen....

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‘Trump Was Right’ With Tougher Approach to China: Biden’s
Top Diplomat Nominee

‘Trump Was Right’ With Tougher Approach to China: Biden’s...

President-elect Joe Biden's nominee for secretary of state, Antony Blinken, said...

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Storming of the Capitol Building ‘Hard to Compare’ to 9/11:
John Solomon

Storming of the Capitol Building ‘Hard to Compare’ to 9/11:...

John Solomon, senior journalist and founder of Just The News, said on Monday that...

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Small Business Admin Proposes to Make Faith-Based
Organizations Eligible for Relief

Small Business Admin Proposes to Make Faith-Based Organizations...

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) hasproposed a rule that would make...

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Trump authorizes DOJ to declassify Russia probe
documents

Trump authorizes DOJ to declassify Russia probe documents

President Donald Trump on Tuesday authorized the declassification of a set of documents...

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Republicans take on Biden's Cabinet, but without the
Trumpian fury

Republicans take on Biden's Cabinet, but without the Trumpian...

Senate Republicans are ready to move on from the chaos of Donald Trump’s presidency...

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Cuomo warns of tax hikes, dire cuts if feds can't find
$15B

Cuomo warns of tax hikes, dire cuts if feds can't find...

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo had one overriding message Tuesday as...

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Homeland Security Nominee Refuses to Commit to Keeping
Current Border Wall

Homeland Security Nominee Refuses to Commit to Keeping...

WASHINGTON—The nominee to head the Department of Homeland Security under president-elect...

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Sen. Josh Hawley Delays Quick Confirmation of Biden’s
Homeland Security Nominee

Sen. Josh Hawley Delays Quick Confirmation of Biden’s Homeland...

Sen. Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) said on Tuesday he would place a hold on President-elect...

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‘Trump Was Right in Taking a Tougher Approach to China’:
Biden’s Top Diplomat Nominee

‘Trump Was Right in Taking a Tougher Approach to China’:...

President-elect Joe Biden's nominee for secretary of state, Antony Blinken, said...

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Prosecute Trump? Biden Is Wary, but His Voters Are
Eager

Prosecute Trump? Biden Is Wary, but His Voters Are Eager

Urging unity, the president-elect has tried to focus on his policy plans. But many...

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11th-hour deal strips FDA oversight of genetically modified
animals

11th-hour deal strips FDA oversight of genetically modified...

The Health and Human Services Department has agreed to an industry-backed plan to...

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‘He Was the Ringmaster in the Demise of His Own
Circus’

‘He Was the Ringmaster in the Demise of His Own Circus’

Not quite five years ago, as Donald Trump emerged unexpectedly as the favorite to...

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The Education of Josh Hawley

The Education of Josh Hawley

The Stanford historian David M. Kennedy has spent a career as an authority on American...

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Arkansas Senate OKs ‘Stand Your Ground’ bill, sends to
House

Arkansas Senate OKs ‘Stand Your Ground’ bill, sends to...

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) – The Arkansas Senate on Tuesday passed legislation easing...

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Man accused of threatening police arrested on weapons
charge

Man accused of threatening police arrested on weapons charge

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A Minnesota man who allegedly bragged about planning to kill...

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Mike Pence to skip Donald Trump sendoff, attend Joe Biden
inauguration

Mike Pence to skip Donald Trump sendoff, attend Joe Biden...

Vice President Mike Pence is among those who will not be attending President Donald...

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Biden ethics order marks departure from Trump
administration

Biden ethics order marks departure from Trump administration

WASHINGTON (AP) – President-elect Joe Biden will issue an executive order after...

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Trump issues presidential commendations to his vaccine
team

Trump issues presidential commendations to his vaccine...

President Trump awarded presidential commendations to about 50 members of his vaccine...

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Virginia Senate moves to censure lawmaker over Capitol
riot

Virginia Senate moves to censure lawmaker over Capitol...

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – The Virginia Senate is advancing a resolution to censure a...

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Trump loyalist starts job as NSA’s general counsel

Trump loyalist starts job as NSA’s general counsel

Trump loyalist and former GOP operative Michael Ellis started his new job as the...

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Opinion | I Wrote President Obama’s Ethics Plan—Biden’s Is
Better

Opinion | I Wrote President Obama’s Ethics Plan—Biden’s...

I had the privilege of implementing President Barack Obama’s demanding ethics vision...

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A big chunk of Trump’s 1776 report appears lifted from an
author’s prior work

A big chunk of Trump’s 1776 report appears lifted from...

President Donald Trump’s 1776 Commission was supposed to be the definitive “patriotic”...

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Feds preparing to charge woman with felony theft of laptop
from Pelosi’s office

Feds preparing to charge woman with felony theft of laptop...

Federal prosecutors are preparing to charge a 22-year-old woman with felony theft...

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Iran imposes sanctions on Donald Trump, Mike Pompeo

Iran imposes sanctions on Donald Trump, Mike Pompeo

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran on Tuesday imposed sanctions on President Donald Trump and a...

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Political scientist accused of secretly working for
Iran

Political scientist accused of secretly working for Iran

BOSTON (AP) – A Massachusetts-based political scientist and author is accused of...

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Gretchen Whitmer appoints new Republican to Michigan
election board

Gretchen Whitmer appoints new Republican to Michigan election...

LANSING, Mich. — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer appointed a new Republican to Michigan’s...

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Court incinerates Trump’s Affordable Clean Energy rule in
pre-inaugural gift to Biden

Court incinerates Trump’s Affordable Clean Energy rule...

A federal appeals court torched Tuesday the administration’s bid to repeal and replace...

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Steven Brandenburg, pharmacist accused of destroying
COVID-19 vaccine, is charged

Steven Brandenburg, pharmacist accused of destroying COVID-19...

PORT WASHINGTON, Wis. — Prosecutors have charged a Wisconsin pharmacist accused...

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Newsom sets new tone for California, White House
partnership

Newsom sets new tone for California, White House partnership

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – After four years of sparring with President Donald Trump,...

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Biden’s Top Intelligence Pick Says CCP an Adversary ‘On Some
Issues’

Biden’s Top Intelligence Pick Says CCP an Adversary ‘On...

President-elect Joe Biden’s pick to head the Office of the Director of National...

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Treasury Department Nominee: $15 Minimum Wage Job Losses
Would Be ‘Very Minimal’

Treasury Department Nominee: $15 Minimum Wage Job Losses...

The job losses from hiking the federal minimum wage to $15 would be "very minimal,"...

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Sidney Powell Drops Election Lawsuit Ahead of
Inauguration

Sidney Powell Drops Election Lawsuit Ahead of Inauguration

Lawyer Sidney Powell, who filed third-party election lawsuits on behalf of President...

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Biden’s Homeland Security Nominee Noncommittal on
Dismantling or Expanding Border Wall

Biden’s Homeland Security Nominee Noncommittal on Dismantling...

Homeland Security Secretary nominee Alejandro Mayorkas wouldn't say if he's planning...

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McConnell: 2020 Election Left Neither Party With ‘Mandate
for Sweeping Ideological Change’

McConnell: 2020 Election Left Neither Party With ‘Mandate...

The 2020 election left neither Republicans nor Democrats with a "mandate" from Americans...

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Trump Gives Farewell Speech: ‘The Movement We Started Is
Only Just Beginning’

Trump Gives Farewell Speech: ‘The Movement We Started Is...

President Donald Trump released his farewell speech on Tuesday afternoon, saying...

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12 National Guard Troops Pulled From Duty in Washington
Ahead of Inauguration

12 National Guard Troops Pulled From Duty in Washington...

A dozen National Guard troops in Washington were yanked from duty because of inappropriate...

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Remarks by President Trump in Farewell Address to the
Nation: Full Transcript

Remarks by President Trump in Farewell Address to the Nation:...

My fellow Americans, four years ago we launched a great national effort to rebuild...

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Reports: Seattle police violated policies at summer
protests

Reports: Seattle police violated policies at summer protests

SEATTLE (AP) – A Seattle police officer who threw a tear gas canister that hit a...

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Monarch butterfly population moves closer to
extinction

Monarch butterfly population moves closer to extinction

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – The number of western monarch butterflies wintering along the...

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Sales of US Constitution topped 1 million during Trump
years

Sales of US Constitution topped 1 million during Trump...

NEW YORK (AP) – At the National Constitution Center, in Philadelphia, they like...

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Trump, in farewell address, says his movement ‘is only
beginning’

Trump, in farewell address, says his movement ‘is only...

President Trump is telling Americans in his farewell address that his political...

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Two National Guard Troops Removed for Possible Links to
Extremist Groups

Two National Guard Troops Removed for Possible Links to...

Defense Department officials said on Tuesday that two of the 12 National Guard troops...

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Biden Peloton Raises Security Risks

Biden Peloton Raises Security Risks

It doesn’t exactly comport with his “regular Joe from Scranton” persona, but beyond...

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‘Will Not Happen Again’: Mayorkas Vows to Keep Capitol
Safe

‘Will Not Happen Again’: Mayorkas Vows to Keep Capitol...

Alejandro N. Mayorkas, the secretary of homeland security nominee, said he would...

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Watch Live: Biden Honors Lives Lost to Covid-19

Watch Live: Biden Honors Lives Lost to Covid-19

President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. will participate in a ceremony at the Lincoln...

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The Financial Minefield Awaiting an Ex-President
Trump

The Financial Minefield Awaiting an Ex-President Trump

Baseless election fraud claims and the Capitol riot have compounded already-looming...

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How to Watch the Inauguration Festivities

How to Watch the Inauguration Festivities

Many of the events during Joe Biden’s inauguration have been completely reimagined....

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Georgia Secretary of State Certifies Warnock, Ossoff Senate
Runoff Wins

Georgia Secretary of State Certifies Warnock, Ossoff Senate...

Georgia's secretary of state on Tuesday certified the victories of Democrats Raphael...

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Iranian Scholar Charged With Acting as Unregistered Agent of
Tehran: DOJ

Iranian Scholar Charged With Acting as Unregistered Agent...

An Iranian political scientist has been charged for secretly influencing U.S. policy...

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ACLU sues feds over withholding records in immigration
cases

ACLU sues feds over withholding records in immigration...

BOSTON (AP) – The federal government routinely denies access to records that may...

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Lauren Boebert fires back after Democrat Steve Cohen says
she led Capitol tour before riot

Lauren Boebert fires back after Democrat Steve Cohen says...

Newly elected RepublicanRep. Lauren Boebert on Monday blasted Democratic Rep. Steve...

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Ron Wyden hopes Janet Yellen nomination will be on Senate
floor Thursday

Ron Wyden hopes Janet Yellen nomination will be on Senate...

Sen. Ron Wyden, the incoming chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, said Tuesday...

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Ogden NAACP organizes MLK Day rally against racial
injustice

Ogden NAACP organizes MLK Day rally against racial injustice

OGDEN, Utah (AP) – The Ogden branch of the National Association for the Advancement...

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Joe Biden: We should be introducing Beau as
president

Joe Biden: We should be introducing Beau as president

President-elect Joseph R. Biden said Tuesday that he’ll always be a son of Delaware...

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‘The Mob Was Fed Lies,’ McConnell Says, Rebuking
Trump

‘The Mob Was Fed Lies,’ McConnell Says, Rebuking Trump

Senator Mitch McConnell, the Republican leader, on Tuesday said the mob that stormed...

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Tiffany Trump Engaged to Michael Boulos

Tiffany Trump Engaged to Michael Boulos

On the last day of her father’s term as president, she announced her intention to...

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Biden Gives Emotional Farewell Before Heading to
Washington

Biden Gives Emotional Farewell Before Heading to Washington

President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. bid goodbye to his home state of Delaware the...

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Outgoing FDA chief: The agency fought 'substantial' pressure
under Trump

Outgoing FDA chief: The agency fought 'substantial' pressure...

The coronavirus pandemic revealed a “clash of cultures” between the White House...

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Yellen vows to set up Treasury team to focus on climate, in
victory for advocates

Yellen vows to set up Treasury team to focus on climate,...

Treasury secretary nominee Janet Yellen on Tuesday pledged to create a team to focus...

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Court paves path for Biden on power plant climate
rule

Court paves path for Biden on power plant climate rule

President-elect Joe Biden’s EPA could have significant legal authority to regulate...

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Biden tears up as he departs Delaware for the White
House

Biden tears up as he departs Delaware for the White House

President-elect Joe Biden got emotional Tuesday as he prepared to embark upon his...

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FBI Agent Quit Crossfire Hurricane After Request for
‘Enhanced Validation’ of Steele Was Denied

FBI Agent Quit Crossfire Hurricane After Request for ‘Enhanced...

A senior FBI agent asked to be removed from the Crossfire Hurricane team that probed...

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Heavy Military Presence as Capitol Prepares for Inauguration
Like No Other

Heavy Military Presence as Capitol Prepares for Inauguration...

WASHINGTON—The nation's capitol is preparing for a presidential inauguration like...

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A Chaotic Presidency Comes to an End

A Chaotic Presidency Comes to an End

Today is the last full day of President Trump’s term. We revisit memorable moments...

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Biden’s DNI pick pledges ‘critical support’ from intel
community on domestic terrorism

Biden’s DNI pick pledges ‘critical support’ from intel...

Avril Haines, President-elect Joe Biden’s pick to be director of national intelligence,...

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Schumer and McConnell try to cut a deal on a 50-50
Senate

Schumer and McConnell try to cut a deal on a 50-50 Senate

Senate leaders Chuck Schumer and Mitch McConnell have yet to strike an agreement...

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McConnell says Trump 'provoked' the Capitol
attackers

McConnell says Trump 'provoked' the Capitol attackers

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday said President Donald Trump “provoked”...

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State Department accuses China of genocide against Uighur
Muslims

State Department accuses China of genocide against Uighur...

The State Department on Tuesday declared China’s human rights abuses in the Xinjiang...

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House Armed Services cancels Austin waiver hearing

House Armed Services cancels Austin waiver hearing

The House Armed Services Committee on Tuesday abruptly canceled its planned public...

Watch Full Video: Janet Yellen’s Senate Hearing on Nomination...

The former Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen testified at the Senate Finance Committee...

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Janet Yellen: GOP tax cuts helped business
competitiveness

Janet Yellen: GOP tax cuts helped business competitiveness

Janet Yellen, President-elect Joseph R. Biden’s pick for treasury secretary, said...

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National Guard soldiers removed from D.C. security detail
over alleged militia membership

National Guard soldiers removed from D.C. security detail...

The National Guard yanked two soldiers from the massive security mission surrounding...

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Teeter-totters at U.S.-Mexico border win UK design
prize

Teeter-totters at U.S.-Mexico border win UK design prize

LONDON (AP) – A collection of teeter-totters that briefly allowed children on both...

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Senator Questions Constitutionality of Post-Presidential
Impeachment Trial

Senator Questions Constitutionality of Post-Presidential...

Sen. Joni Ernst (R-Iowa) said it is likely unconstitutional to carry out a Senate...

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Melania Trump praises heroes, peace over violence in
farewell message

Melania Trump praises heroes, peace over violence in farewell...

First lady Melania Trump praised the military, law enforcement and first responders...

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Donald Trump sets new low in presidential job approval
average: Gallup poll

Donald Trump sets new low in presidential job approval...

President Trump leaves office this week after establishing a new low in presidential...

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Alejandro Mayorkas, DHS nominee, rejects defunding
ICE

Alejandro Mayorkas, DHS nominee, rejects defunding ICE

President-elect Joseph R. Biden’s pick to lead Homeland Security flatly rejected...

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Janet Yellen: Smartest thing we can do on economy is ‘act
big’

Janet Yellen: Smartest thing we can do on economy is ‘act...

Janet Yellen, President-elect Joseph R. Biden’s pick to be the next treasury secretary,...

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Antony Blinken, Joe Biden’s pick for secretary of state,
pledges to repair alliances

Antony Blinken, Joe Biden’s pick for secretary of state,...

President-elect Joseph R. Biden’s pick to lead the State Department, Antony Blinken,...

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Blackstone's Schwarzman Stays Loyal to Trump

Blackstone's Schwarzman Stays Loyal to Trump

The Blackstone chief executive stuck with President Trump despite the occasional...

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Career Official Expected to Temporarily Lead Justice
Dept.

Career Official Expected to Temporarily Lead Justice Dept.

The official is President-elect Joe Biden’s choice to take over while his attorney...

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U.S. Says China’s Repression of Uighurs Is
‘Genocide’

U.S. Says China’s Repression of Uighurs Is ‘Genocide’

The finding by the Trump administration is the strongest denunciation by any government...

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2 Guardsmen with ties to right-wing militias axed from
inauguration mission

2 Guardsmen with ties to right-wing militias axed from...

Two U.S. Army National Guard members are being removed from the security mission...

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My Pillow CEO Says Bed Bath and Beyond, Kohl’s to Stop
Selling His Products

My Pillow CEO Says Bed Bath and Beyond, Kohl’s to Stop...

My Pillow products won't be carried in Kohl's or Bed Bath & Beyond any longer, the...

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Senate Panels to Consider First Batch of Biden’s Cabinet
Picks

Senate Panels to Consider First Batch of Biden’s Cabinet...

Five Senate panels will hear from President-elect Joe Biden nominees, one day before...

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Taliban Calls on Biden to Honor Trump’s Deal to Withdraw
Troops From Afghanistan

Taliban Calls on Biden to Honor Trump’s Deal to Withdraw...

The Taliban has called on President-elect Joe Biden to honor a peace deal negotiated...

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Inaugural Poet Amanda Gorman Captures the Moment in “The
Hill We Climb”

Inaugural Poet Amanda Gorman Captures the Moment in “The...

The youngest inaugural poet in U.S. history will read a work she finished after...

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When Joe Biden Takes the White House, He’ll Also Take
@WhiteHouse Twitter

When Joe Biden Takes the White House, He’ll Also Take @WhiteHouse...

The transition of official White House social media handles is more complicated...

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Trump Is Not the First President to Snub an
Inauguration

Trump Is Not the First President to Snub an Inauguration

A few heads of state have refused to celebrate their successors. “It’s usually a...

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Watch Live: Janet Yellen’s Senate Hearing on Nomination for
Treasury Secretary

Watch Live: Janet Yellen’s Senate Hearing on Nomination...

The former Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen testifies at the Senate Finance Committee...

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How Joe Biden Will Take Over the Trump Administration’s
Twitter Accounts

How Joe Biden Will Take Over the Trump Administration’s...

The transition of official White House social media handles is more complicated...

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'Simply no place for politics' in intelligence work, Biden's
spy chief nominee will say

'Simply no place for politics' in intelligence work, Biden's...

President-elect Joe Biden’s nominee for director of national intelligence will pledge...

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Poll: 66 percent approve of Biden's handling of
transition

Poll: 66 percent approve of Biden's handling of transition

As President-elect Joe Biden prepares to take office on Wednesday, a new survey...

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Biden picks transgender doctor as assistant health
secretary

Biden picks transgender doctor as assistant health secretary

President-elect Joe Biden on Tuesday nominated Pennsylvania health secretary Rachel...

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Joe Biden to propose 8-year citizenship path for
immigrants

Joe Biden to propose 8-year citizenship path for immigrants

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden plans to unveil a sweeping immigration...

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Blinken pledges 'humility and confidence' as secretary of
State

Blinken pledges 'humility and confidence' as secretary...

Secretary of State nominee Antony Blinken outlined his vision for a revitalized...

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Biden inauguration: Donald Trump's last full day as US
president - live updates

Biden inauguration: Donald Trump's last full day as US...

US coronavirus deaths predicted to hit half a million in February Trump to issue...

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Trump Issues Executive Order Protecting Americans from
‘Overcriminalization’ by Regulations

Trump Issues Executive Order Protecting Americans from...

President Donald Trump issued an executive order on Monday that aims to protect...

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How the First Day of the Trump Presidency Foreshadowed The
Four Years to Come

How the First Day of the Trump Presidency Foreshadowed...

Donald Trump’s presidency was always going to be … atypical. But few, if anyone,...

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The Hardest Inaugural Address in Generations

The Hardest Inaugural Address in Generations

If Joe Biden finds himself at a loss for words as he prepares his inaugural address,...

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How Tony Blinken’s Stepfather Changed the World—and
Him

How Tony Blinken’s Stepfather Changed the World—and Him

One day in October 1986, an American lawyer who had the ear of presidents and corporate...

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Biden's DHS pick vows to prevent future attacks on U.S.
institutions

Biden's DHS pick vows to prevent future attacks on U.S....

President-elect Joe Biden’s nominee to lead the Department of Homeland Security...

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Joe Biden Can Unite the Country By Being Boring

Joe Biden Can Unite the Country By Being Boring

In his Inaugural Address Wednesday, Joe Biden will surely issue an appeal for unity—a...

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Poll: Republican support for convicting Trump in Senate
growing

Poll: Republican support for convicting Trump in Senate...

Republican support for convicting President Donald Trump in his Senate impeachment...

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Panel: China, WHO should have acted quicker to stop
pandemic

Panel: China, WHO should have acted quicker to stop pandemic

GENEVA — A panel of experts commissioned by the World Health Organization has criticized...

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Group: Angry mob targets radio station in north
Afghanistan

Group: Angry mob targets radio station in north Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) – An angry mob ransacked a local radio station in northern...

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Trump Signs Executive Order to Protect US Against Security
Threats from Drones

Trump Signs Executive Order to Protect US Against Security...

President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Jan. 18 to prevent the U.S....

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Biden has set sky-high expectations. Can he meet
them?

Biden has set sky-high expectations. Can he meet them?

WASHINGTON (AP) – Back when the election was tightening and just a week away, Joe...

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Biden’s hefty to-do list starts with a flurry of
orders

Biden’s hefty to-do list starts with a flurry of orders

WASHINGTON (AP) – Joe Biden has given himself an imposing to-do list for his earliest...

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Trump Issues Executive Order Preventing Career Bureaucrats
From Having Final Word on Federal Rules

Trump Issues Executive Order Preventing Career Bureaucrats...

President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Jan. 18 prohibiting career bureaucrats—rather...

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Pelosi Urges Pentagon Head to Halt Installing New NSA
General Counsel

Pelosi Urges Pentagon Head to Halt Installing New NSA General...

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Jan. 18 sent a letter to the acting Department of...

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Janet Yellen urges Congress to fight recession with more
action

Janet Yellen urges Congress to fight recession with more...

Treasury Secretary nominee Janet Yellen is calling on Congress to do more to fight...

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Trump stress test leaves all institutions of American
democracy battered, some broken

Trump stress test leaves all institutions of American democracy...

Plenty of ink has been spilled on whether President Trump broke the election, or...

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John Paul Mac Isaac, Hunter Biden laptop repairman, posts
tell-all videos

John Paul Mac Isaac, Hunter Biden laptop repairman, posts...

The Wilmington, Delaware, repair shop owner who distributed Hunter Biden’s laptop...

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Trump Orders Lifting of Virus Travel Ban, but Biden Aides
Vow to Block Move

Trump Orders Lifting of Virus Travel Ban, but Biden Aides...

The president’s proclamation, which would not take effect until Jan. 26, after Joe...

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Trump’s 1776 Commission Critiques Liberalism in Report
Derided by Historians

Trump’s 1776 Commission Critiques Liberalism in Report...

The report charges that Americans are being indoctrinated with a false narrative...

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Trump Lifts CCP Virus Travel Ban for UK, Brazil, Keeps Ban
for China, Iran

Trump Lifts CCP Virus Travel Ban for UK, Brazil, Keeps...

President Donald Trump issued a proclamation on Jan. 18 lifting the CCP virus travel...

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Trump Speeds Ban on Chinese Stocks in Final Weeks

Trump Speeds Ban on Chinese Stocks in Final Weeks

WASHINGTON—In hisfinal weeks in office, President Donald Trump and his Cabinet members...

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Video: Trump Admin’s Legacy in the Middle East—Ellie Cohanim
on Peace Deals and Combating Anti-Semitism

Video: Trump Admin’s Legacy in the Middle East—Ellie Cohanim...

As a result of the Trump administration’s efforts in the Middle East, four nations...

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Biden to Cancel Keystone XL Pipeline in Inauguration Day
Executive Order

Biden to Cancel Keystone XL Pipeline in Inauguration Day...

The project had already been languishing, but the action by Mr. Biden would signal...

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Sharpshooters, Protesters, a Secret Train Trip

Sharpshooters, Protesters, a Secret Train Trip

The inaugural of President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. is not the first to take place...

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Biden Will Kick Off Inaugural Events at a Ceremony Honoring
Victims of Covid-19

Biden Will Kick Off Inaugural Events at a Ceremony Honoring...

Events on Wednesday, when Joseph R. Biden Jr. takes the oath of office, will have...

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Donald Trump accomplishments mark consequential single term
as president

Donald Trump accomplishments mark consequential single...

President Trump leaves office reluctantly Wednesday after compiling one of the most...

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They Prepare the White House for a New President. They Have
5 Hours.

They Prepare the White House for a New President. They...

Inauguration Day brings with it an awkward transition when one family moves in and...

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US Census Bureau Director Resigns Before Term
Expires

US Census Bureau Director Resigns Before Term Expires

The director of the U.S. Census Bureau announced that he is stepping down about...

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Trump Signs Order Expanding Federal Prosecutors’ Ability to
Carry a Concealed Firearm

Trump Signs Order Expanding Federal Prosecutors’ Ability...

President Donald Trump on Monday signed an executive order aimed at enhancing protections...

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Inside the Beltway: The ‘post-Trump revival’ begins

Inside the Beltway: The ‘post-Trump revival’ begins

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has been an unflinching and positive force in President...

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Trump lifts coronavirus-related travel bans for Europe,
Brazil

Trump lifts coronavirus-related travel bans for Europe,...

President Trump on Monday night lifted coronavirus-related travel restrictions that...

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Trump administration finalizes ‘fair access’ banking
rule

Trump administration finalizes ‘fair access’ banking rule

The Trump administration tried to give a parting gift to the gun industry on the...

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Cartooning the Trump Years: The View from Opposing Political
Planets

Cartooning the Trump Years: The View from Opposing Political...

You may find yourself staring at images of mobs storming the United States Capitol....

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Melania Trump Says Serving as First Lady Has Been ‘Greatest
Honor of My Life’

Melania Trump Says Serving as First Lady Has Been ‘Greatest...

First LadyMelania Trump said in a farewell video released Thursday that serving...

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Trump’s 1776 Commission Calls for National Unity Around
America’s Founding Values

Trump’s 1776 Commission Calls for National Unity Around...

President Donald Trump’s advisory 1776 Commission on Monday released a public report,...

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Joe Biden inaugural address seeks unity amid fortified
Capitol

Joe Biden inaugural address seeks unity amid fortified...

President-elect Joseph R. Biden on Wednesday will give an inaugural address aimed...

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Dems aim for quick approval of Biden's national security
picks

Dems aim for quick approval of Biden's national security...

An impeachment trial is looming, and the Senate majority is set to change hands...

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Ex-Baltimore mayor seeks commutation of prison
sentence

Ex-Baltimore mayor seeks commutation of prison sentence

BALTIMORE (AP) – A former Baltimore mayor serving a three-year prison sentence stemming...

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Investigators Eye Right-Wing Militias at Capitol
Riot

Investigators Eye Right-Wing Militias at Capitol Riot

The F.B.I. has arrested several members associated with violent right-wing extremist...

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Trump Prepares Pardon Wave for Final Hours

Trump Prepares Pardon Wave for Final Hours

Among those under consideration for grants of clemency are the former New York Assembly...

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Pentagon Accelerates Efforts to Root Out Far-Right Extremism
in the Ranks

Pentagon Accelerates Efforts to Root Out Far-Right Extremism...

The nation’s military has a history of downplaying white nationalism and right-wing...

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DOD, FBI Vetting National Guard Members in DC: Pentagon
Chief

DOD, FBI Vetting National Guard Members in DC: Pentagon...

Pentagon chief Christopher C. Miller confirmed that National Guard members who are...

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Texas ‘Leading the Way’ in COVID-19 Vaccines Administered in
US: Abbott

Texas ‘Leading the Way’ in COVID-19 Vaccines Administered...

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said that the Lone Star state is leading the nation in vaccine...

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Republicans Introduce Bill to Help Fortify Federal Election
Integrity

Republicans Introduce Bill to Help Fortify Federal Election...

House Republicans introduced a bill that they say will help each state create baseline...

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House GOP Lawmaker Denies Providing Tours Ahead of Capitol
Breach

House GOP Lawmaker Denies Providing Tours Ahead of Capitol...

Freshman Rep. Lauren Boebert (R-Colo.) denied she provided Capitol tours in the...

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Pence: ‘Proud’ of No New Wars Under Trump
Administration

Pence: ‘Proud’ of No New Wars Under Trump Administration

Vice President Mike Pence said on Sunday that he is proud the Trump administration...

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Gun Rights rally in Richmond Draws Smaller Crowd

Gun Rights rally in Richmond Draws Smaller Crowd

Virginia’s State Capitol building was surrounded by police officers and news reporters...

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Steven Dillingham, Census Bureau director, resigns

Steven Dillingham, Census Bureau director, resigns

Facing criticism over efforts to produce citizenship data to comply with an order...

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Roe v. Wade a ‘Constitutionally Flawed Ruling,’ Trump
Says

Roe v. Wade a ‘Constitutionally Flawed Ruling,’ Trump Says

President Donald Trump on Monday called the landmark Supreme Court decision that...

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Trump Adds to List of ‘American Heroes’ to Be Honored in
National Garden

Trump Adds to List of ‘American Heroes’ to Be Honored in...

President Donald Trump on Monday announced dozens of new additions to a list of...

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Pope says MLK’s message of non-violent protest timely
now

Pope says MLK’s message of non-violent protest timely now

ROME (AP) – Pope Francis is honoring civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King...

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Dutch government wipes out debt for parents in fraud
scandal

Dutch government wipes out debt for parents in fraud scandal

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) – The Dutch government on Monday said it is wiping out...

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Donald Trump reveals more than 200 ‘heroes’ to be
immortalized in new statues

Donald Trump reveals more than 200 ‘heroes’ to be immortalized...

President Trump on Monday announced the names of more than 200 statues to be built...

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Census Bureau director stepping down after outcry over
immigrant count

Census Bureau director stepping down after outcry over...

Steven Dillingham, the director of the Census Bureau, is stepping down from his...

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Janet Yellen Readies Big Changes for Treasury

Janet Yellen Readies Big Changes for Treasury

From financial regulation to minority lending, Biden’s pick is poised to change...

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Alex Padilla, California’s First Latino Senator, on Needing
to ‘Walk and Chew Gum’ in Washington

Alex Padilla, California’s First Latino Senator, on Needing...

He was appointed to fill Kamala Harris’s seat, and will take office as his state...

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‘It Was a Fraud,’ Cuomo Says of Vaccine Rollout

‘It Was a Fraud,’ Cuomo Says of Vaccine Rollout

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo of New York said on Monday that he had asked the pharmaceutical...

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Democratic Senate Whip Says He Won’t Recommend Colleagues
Vote to Convict Trump

Democratic Senate Whip Says He Won’t Recommend Colleagues...

The Senate's number two Democrat said Sunday he won't tell colleagues to vote to...

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Biden Picks Warren Allies to Head Financial Sector Oversight
Agencies, SEC and CFPB

Biden Picks Warren Allies to Head Financial Sector Oversight...

President-elect Joe Biden on Monday announced six additional picks for top administration...

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Sen. Hawley’s Book Gets Picked Up by New Publisher After
Cancellation

Sen. Hawley’s Book Gets Picked Up by New Publisher After...

Sen. Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) will see his book published after all. Hawley's tome was...

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Joe Biden spends Martin Luther King Jr. Day volunteering at
Philly food bank

Joe Biden spends Martin Luther King Jr. Day volunteering...

President-elect Joseph R. Biden and his wife Jill spent Monday volunteering at Philabundance,...

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Weary migrants wait at Guatemala roadblock as caravan
stalls

Weary migrants wait at Guatemala roadblock as caravan stalls

VADO HONDO, Guatemala (AP) – Hundreds of Honduran migrants awoke tired and hungry...

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FBI seeks woman accused of stealing a laptop from Nancy
Pelosi’s office during Capitol riot

FBI seeks woman accused of stealing a laptop from Nancy...

The FBI is searching for a Pennsylvania woman accused of stealing a laptop from...

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InvestigateWest: Activists thwart fossil fuel
projects

InvestigateWest: Activists thwart fossil fuel projects

SEATTLE (AP) – Environmentalists teamed with Native Americans, ranchers and even...

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Liz Cheney censured in Wyoming for vote to impeach Donald
Trump: ‘Did not represent our voice’

Liz Cheney censured in Wyoming for vote to impeach Donald...

The Republican Party Central Committee in Carbon County, Wyoming, has censured Rep....

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Pentagon deploys hundreds of active-duty troops for
inauguration security

Pentagon deploys hundreds of active-duty troops for inauguration...

The Pentagon has authorized hundreds of active-duty troops to support enhanced security...

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NSA ‘Moving Forward’ With Hiring Michael Ellis as Its Top
Lawyer: Spokesperson

NSA ‘Moving Forward’ With Hiring Michael Ellis as Its Top...

The National Security Agency (NSA) is moving to place a former Republican political...

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Virtual inaugural parade to feature comedian Jon Stewart,
actor Tony Goldwyn

Virtual inaugural parade to feature comedian Jon Stewart,...

President-elect Joseph R. Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala D. Harris’ virtual...

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Regnery Publishing Picks Up Senator Hawley's Book

Regnery Publishing Picks Up Senator Hawley's Book

The conservative publishing house said Senator Josh Hawley had been the victim of...

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L.A. schools chief wants to launch California's largest
teacher vaccine effort

L.A. schools chief wants to launch California's largest...

SACRAMENTO — Los Angeles Unified Superintendent Austin Beutner is calling on state...

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Biden to bring back fired Pentagon official who led
anti-ISIS effort

Biden to bring back fired Pentagon official who led anti-ISIS...

President-elect Joe Biden is planning to bring back a top Pentagon official leading...

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Fire near Capitol sets off scramble amid heightened
inauguration security

Fire near Capitol sets off scramble amid heightened inauguration...

Authorities scrambled on Monday morning to respond to a fire in the general area...

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Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene lays into Twitter after lockout
for election fraud claims

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene lays into Twitter after lockout...

Fresh off a temporary Twitter lockout, Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene laid into the...

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Parler CEO ‘Confident’ Platform Will Return by End of
January

Parler CEO ‘Confident’ Platform Will Return by End of January

De-platformed social media website Parler may return by the end of January, coming...

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First Amendment in Danger, Constitution Is Next: Pastor
Brian Gibson

First Amendment in Danger, Constitution Is Next: Pastor...

Religious freedom advocate Pastor Brian Gibson warned that the First Amendment of...

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Trump Extends Border Emergency Until February 2022

Trump Extends Border Emergency Until February 2022

President Donald Trump extended the national border emergency until February 2022...

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Kamala Harris Resigns From Senate Seat Before
Inauguration

Kamala Harris Resigns From Senate Seat Before Inauguration

Vice President-elect Kamala Harris submitted her resignation from her seat in the...

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Twitter suspends Marjorie Taylor Greene’s account

Twitter suspends Marjorie Taylor Greene’s account

Twitter suspended the account of Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, a freshman Republican...

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‘You Must Hate Trump’: President Reportedly Blew Up at Barr
for Telling Him Stolen Election Claims Were All ‘Bullsh*t’

‘You Must Hate Trump’: President Reportedly Blew Up at...

Photo credit: Jim Watson, AFP via Getty Images A new report goes into extensive...

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Kamala Harris to formally resign from Senate on
Monday

Kamala Harris to formally resign from Senate on Monday

Vice President-elect Kamala D. Harris will formally resign from her California Senate...

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Baltimore anti-violence activist shot dead on city
street

Baltimore anti-violence activist shot dead on city street

BALTIMORE (AP) – A well-known anti-violence activist in Baltimore has been shot...

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Video shows rioters inside U.S. Capitol Jan. 6 chanting,
‘Whose house? Our house’

Video shows rioters inside U.S. Capitol Jan. 6 chanting,...

A video posted by The New Yorker on YouTube details more than 10 minutes of the...

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Liz Cheney becomes hero of Never Trumpers, suffers dire
consequences back home

Liz Cheney becomes hero of Never Trumpers, suffers dire...

Never-Trump Republicans crowned a new hero last week with the emergence of Rep....

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WHO chief lambasts vaccine profits, demands elderly go
first

WHO chief lambasts vaccine profits, demands elderly go...

The World Health Organization chief on Monday lambasted drugmakers' profits and...

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Migrant Caravan Demands Biden Honor ‘Commitments’ as
Travelers Told to Abandon Journey

Migrant Caravan Demands Biden Honor ‘Commitments’ as Travelers...

A caravan of as many as 9,000 Honduran migrants headed toward the U.S. border is...

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Washington Mayor Worried About Security Threats to
Residential Areas

Washington Mayor Worried About Security Threats to Residential...

Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser said Sunday that, in addition to having security...

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Biden Will Be the Oldest President to Take the Oath. Who
Were the Youngest and Oldest?

Biden Will Be the Oldest President to Take the Oath. Who...

Until Joe Biden is sworn in on Wednesday, President Trump holds the record for the...

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Presidential Children’s Books, Pets and All

Presidential Children’s Books, Pets and All

When Joe Biden takes office, there will be several children's book authors and subjects...

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Groups with Biden ties pose ethics quandary for his
administration

Groups with Biden ties pose ethics quandary for his administration

The University of Delaware’s Biden Institute promises in its mission statement to...

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Access to college admissions tests — and lucrative
scholarships — imperiled by the pandemic

Access to college admissions tests — and lucrative scholarships...

The pandemic has laid bare inequities in education across the country, and access...

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Canadian Conservatives reckon with fallout from Capitol Hill
riot

Canadian Conservatives reckon with fallout from Capitol...

OTTAWA — Canada’s Liberals wasted no time after the Capitol Hill riot trying to...

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How Trump’s fights with tech transformed Republicans’
beliefs on free speech

How Trump’s fights with tech transformed Republicans’ beliefs...

Republican wrath at the tech companies that muzzled President Donald Trump and his...

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Biden inauguration: Trump expected to issue flurry of
pardons before leaving office – live

Biden inauguration: Trump expected to issue flurry of pardons...

US defense officials fear insider attack on inauguration Joe Biden to cancel $9bn...

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30 Things Donald Trump Did as President You Might Have
Missed

30 Things Donald Trump Did as President You Might Have...

Many Americans will remember President Donald Trump’s presidency as a four-yearlong...

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Senate to gather on ‘Lobby Day’ under heightened
security

Senate to gather on ‘Lobby Day’ under heightened security

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Virginia state lawmakers will be meeting under heightened security...

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Inauguration at Capitol Will Show ‘Resilience of American
Democracy’: Biden Spokesperson

Inauguration at Capitol Will Show ‘Resilience of American...

President-elect Joe Biden's spokeswoman on Sunday reaffirmed plans to hold the inauguration...

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This M.L.K. Day, America Has a ‘Long Road Ahead’

This M.L.K. Day, America Has a ‘Long Road Ahead’

White supremacy was built on lies. In a reality-denying age, it follows that racism...

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Inauguration History: Who Was the First New President to …
?

Inauguration History: Who Was the First New President to...

The inauguration has evolved a bit from George Washington’s day.

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Incoming CDC Director Expects Over 100,000 COVID-19 Deaths
in Next Month

Incoming CDC Director Expects Over 100,000 COVID-19 Deaths...

Over 100,000 more Americans will die from COVID-19 in the next month or so, the...

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Giuliani Says He Won’t Be Part of Trump Impeachment Defense
Team

Giuliani Says He Won’t Be Part of Trump Impeachment Defense...

President Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani said Sunday he won't be part of the...

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Diverse extremists converged for Capitol siege

Diverse extremists converged for Capitol siege

The deadly attack at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 marked a shocking milestone in the...

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Mike Pompeo Leaves State Department With a Dubious
Legacy

Mike Pompeo Leaves State Department With a Dubious Legacy

As Secretary of State Mike Pompeo looks to his political future, his turbulent tenure...

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The Potential Plus of Having a Former ‘English Learner’ as
Education Secretary

The Potential Plus of Having a Former ‘English Learner’...

Like a growing number of U.S. students today, Miguel Cardona learned English in...

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In Minnesota, a G.O.P. Lawmaker’s Death Brings Home the
Reality of Covid

In Minnesota, a G.O.P. Lawmaker’s Death Brings Home the...

Minnesota Republicans celebrated election victories with a gala party. A state senator’s...

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Rivals Mock Andrew Yang: 5 Takeaways From the Mayor’s
Race

Rivals Mock Andrew Yang: 5 Takeaways From the Mayor’s Race

Andrew Yang’s visit to a “bodega” drew digs from other contenders, and his entry...

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SKorean court gives Samsung scion prison term over
bribery

SKorean court gives Samsung scion prison term over bribery

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) – Billionaire Samsung scion Lee Jae-yong was sent back to...

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Moon urges Biden to learn from Trump’s N. Korea
diplomacy

Moon urges Biden to learn from Trump’s N. Korea diplomacy

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) – South Korea’s president on Monday urged the incoming Biden...

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Army Secretary Says Commanders on Look Out for Potential
Insider Threats Ahead of Inauguration Day

Army Secretary Says Commanders on Look Out for Potential...

U.S. Army commanders are on the look out for any potential insider threats ahead...

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Lindsey Graham Urges Chuck Schumer to Dismiss Trump
Impeachment

Lindsey Graham Urges Chuck Schumer to Dismiss Trump Impeachment

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) is urging Senate Democrat Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.)...

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Sen. Josh Hawley’s Florida Fundraiser Canceled by Loews
Hotels Over Capitol Breach

Sen. Josh Hawley’s Florida Fundraiser Canceled by Loews...

Loews Hotels Group has pulled out of a planned February fundraiser in Florida for...

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Biden will halt federal executions, other actions on first
day in office

Biden will halt federal executions, other actions on first...

Joe Biden plans to rejoin the World Health Organization, halt federal executions...

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FBI investigating whether woman stole laptop from Pelosi's
office to sell it to Russia

FBI investigating whether woman stole laptop from Pelosi's...

The FBI is investigating evidence that a woman who entered the Capitol on Jan. 6...

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Europe walks a tightrope as it waits for virus immunity to
take hold

Europe walks a tightrope as it waits for virus immunity...

Alarm over a new variant potentially causing a surge in cases before substantial...

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Fearing inside attack, FBI vetting Guard troops in
D.C.

Fearing inside attack, FBI vetting Guard troops in D.C.

WASHINGTON — U.S. defense officials say they are worried about an insider attack...

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Biden to yank Keystone XL permit on first day of
presidency

Biden to yank Keystone XL permit on first day of presidency

President-elect Joe Biden will rescind the cross-border permit for TC Energy's Keystone...

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Liz Cheney impeachment vote jeopardizes her future in
Wyoming

Liz Cheney impeachment vote jeopardizes her future in Wyoming

Rep. Liz Cheney’s vote to impeach President Trump put her political future in jeopardy...

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Consumer advocates Baradaran, Barr are leading contenders
for top bank cop

Consumer advocates Baradaran, Barr are leading contenders...

Law professor Mehrsa Baradaran and former Treasury Department official Michael Barr...

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Rudy Giuliani, Sidney Powell, Lin Wood fail Donald
Trump

Rudy Giuliani, Sidney Powell, Lin Wood fail Donald Trump

Three lawyers in the national spotlight for their defense of President Trump scored...

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Democrats: Donald Trump still to blame if Capitol attack
pre-planned

Democrats: Donald Trump still to blame if Capitol attack...

Democratic lawmakers on Sunday said evidence of pre-planning for the U.S. Capitol...

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History-making female athlete invited to Biden
inauguration

History-making female athlete invited to Biden inauguration

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Sarah Fuller, the first woman to score in a Power Five conference...

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Trump Lawyer Ousted as Law School Professor

Trump Lawyer Ousted as Law School Professor

A lawyer who represented the Trump campaign in a legal challenge to the Pennsylvania...

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DC Pedestrians View Inaugural Lockdown With Sadness and
Dismay

DC Pedestrians View Inaugural Lockdown With Sadness and...

WASHINGTON—Very few cars were seen on the streets in the center of D.C. on Sunday...

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Russian opposition leader Navalny arrested upon arrival in
Moscow

Russian opposition leader Navalny arrested upon arrival...

The anti-corruption crusader returned five months after being poisoned.

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Biden taps Warren ally Chopra to lead Consumer
Bureau

Biden taps Warren ally Chopra to lead Consumer Bureau

President-elect Joe Biden will nominate Rohit Chopra to be the next director of...

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Small Group of Armed Protesters Gather at Michigan
Capitol

Small Group of Armed Protesters Gather at Michigan Capitol

In Michigan, government officials and law enforcement prepared for the possibility...

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US Prepares for One of the Most Unusual Inaugurations in
History

US Prepares for One of the Most Unusual Inaugurations in...

WASHINGTON—President-elect Joe Biden will be sworn in as president on Jan. 20 amid...

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Fortress D.C.

Fortress D.C.

Late on a drizzly Friday night, just over a week after domestic insurgents stormed...

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Capitol Under Lockdown Ahead of Inauguration

Capitol Under Lockdown Ahead of Inauguration

People able to enter the militarized perimeter around the U.S. Capitol caught a...

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Police presence outnumbers protesters at Kentucky
Capitol

Police presence outnumbers protesters at Kentucky Capitol

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) – Police and National Guard members far outnumbered two small...

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Seattle officer fired after investigation into racist
remark

Seattle officer fired after investigation into racist remark

SEATTLE (AP) – Seattle’s interim police chief has fired an officer for making a...

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Inside the Beltway: Hurray: Retail sales jump
‘unexpectedly’

Inside the Beltway: Hurray: Retail sales jump ‘unexpectedly’

Well, here’s news we can all use, courtesy of the National Retail Federation. Read...

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Chuck Todd blasts Republicans for not appearing on his
show

Chuck Todd blasts Republicans for not appearing on his...

Apparently Republicans are reluctant to appear on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” and host...

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Records: Trump allies behind rally that ignited Capitol
riot

Records: Trump allies behind rally that ignited Capitol...

WASHINGTON (AP) – Veterans of President Donald Trump’s failed reelection campaign...

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Biden’s long political evolution leads to his biggest
test

Biden’s long political evolution leads to his biggest test

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) – Joseph Robinette Biden Jr. has navigated a half-century...

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Donald Trump, Washington to bid bitter goodbye

Donald Trump, Washington to bid bitter goodbye

Oil and water. Dogs and cats. And Donald Trump and Washington. Read more… The post...

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Trump enters final days in power as US braces for potential
unrest – live

Trump enters final days in power as US braces for potential...

Biden orders will reverse Trump on climate, Iran, Covid President exits having cleaved...

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China ‘Sought to Influence’ 2020 US Election, Director of
National Intelligence Assesses

China ‘Sought to Influence’ 2020 US Election, Director...

Director of National Intelligence (DNI) John Ratcliffe assessed that China interfered...

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Sen. Lindsey Graham: Pardoning US Capitol Rioters Would
‘Destroy’ Trump

Sen. Lindsey Graham: Pardoning US Capitol Rioters Would...

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) remarked that it would be unwise for President Donald...

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Republican Congressman Says He May Have Ended His Career by
Voting to Impeach Trump

Republican Congressman Says He May Have Ended His Career...

Newly elected Rep. Peter Meijer (R-Mich.) said on Sunday that he may have ended...

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Dershowitz: Impeaching Trump After Presidency Is ‘Plainly
Unconstitutional,’ Senate Shouldn’t Accept

Dershowitz: Impeaching Trump After Presidency Is ‘Plainly...

Harvard Law School professor emeritus Alan Dershowitz said that a post-presidential...

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Protests start small, peacefully at fortified U.S.
statehouses

Protests start small, peacefully at fortified U.S. statehouses

Police and National Guard troops stood sentry at newly fortified statehouses Sunday...

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Graham asks Schumer to hold Senate vote on canceling
impeachment trial

Graham asks Schumer to hold Senate vote on canceling impeachment...

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) asked Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.)...

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Richmond authorities reminding people of gun bans at
events

Richmond authorities reminding people of gun bans at events

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Authorities in Virginia’s capital city are reminding people...

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N.S.A. Installs Trump Loyalist as Top Lawyer Days Before
Biden Takes Office

N.S.A. Installs Trump Loyalist as Top Lawyer Days Before...

The acting defense secretary ordered the spy agency to appoint Michael Ellis, who...

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FBI, Justice Department knew there was no Russia collusion
by spring of 2017

FBI, Justice Department knew there was no Russia collusion...

The top Justice Department official in early 2017 overseeing the FBI’s Russia probe...

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Peter Meijer, Michigan Republican, acknowledges impeachment
vote could end career

Peter Meijer, Michigan Republican, acknowledges impeachment...

A freshman House Republican who voted to impeach President Trump acknowledged Sunday...

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Poll: 50% of Republicans want GOP to oppose Biden ‘as much
as possible’

Poll: 50% of Republicans want GOP to oppose Biden ‘as much...

Republican voters are split on whether they want their party leaders in Washington...

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Rep. Adam Schiff, House intel panel chairman: Trump should
not get briefings

Rep. Adam Schiff, House intel panel chairman: Trump should...

Rep. Adam Schiff, chairman of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence,...

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Guatemala forces stall migrant caravan with tear gas,
batons

Guatemala forces stall migrant caravan with tear gas, batons

VADO HONDO, Guatemala (AP) – Guatemalan police and soldiers launched tear gas and...

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Health officials confident Biden will deliver on promise of
100 million vaccines in 100 days

Health officials confident Biden will deliver on promise...

Two of the nation’s top infectious disease experts said Sunday they are confident...

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Impeachment managers: Trial is referendum on Trump ever
holding office again

Impeachment managers: Trial is referendum on Trump ever...

A House impeachment manager acknowledged on Sunday that one reason for charging...

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Kremlin critic Navalny arrested after landing in
Moscow

Kremlin critic Navalny arrested after landing in Moscow

MOSCOW — Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was detained at a Moscow airport...

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Trump should be denied intelligence briefings, Rep. Schiff
says

Trump should be denied intelligence briefings, Rep. Schiff...

House Intelligence Chair Adam Schiff said Sunday that President Donald Trump should...

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Trump loyalist to be installed as NSA's top lawyer

Trump loyalist to be installed as NSA's top lawyer

A former Republican operative and Trump loyalist will be installed as the NSA’s...

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Lindsey Graham predicts radical first 100 days

Lindsey Graham predicts radical first 100 days

Sen. Lindsey Graham predicted Sunday that the first months of Joe Biden's presidency...

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Poll: We have met the enemy and it is us

Poll: We have met the enemy and it is us

More than half of all Americans say the greatest danger to America's way of life...

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Inauguration ceremony will be held outside Capitol, Biden
spokesperson says

Inauguration ceremony will be held outside Capitol, Biden...

Incoming White House Communications Director Kate Bedingfield said Sunday that the...

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D.C. Mayor Bowser says focus must shift to 'domestic white
terrorism'

D.C. Mayor Bowser says focus must shift to 'domestic white...

Mayor Muriel Bowser of Washington, D.C., said Sunday that the essential question...

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France pushes suspension of U.S.-European Union trade
dispute

France pushes suspension of U.S.-European Union trade dispute

Disagreement has been "poisoning everyone," the foreign minister says.

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In Germany, Merkel era may only just be beginning

In Germany, Merkel era may only just be beginning

Armin Laschet's election as CDU chief ensures the chancellor's legacy will endure.

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Trump’s job approval steady after impeachment, Capitol
attack

Trump’s job approval steady after impeachment, Capitol...

President Trump’s job approval rating held firm despite becoming the first president...

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Jamie Raskin, House impeachment manager, mum on trial
witnesses, details

Jamie Raskin, House impeachment manager, mum on trial witnesses,...

The lead impeachment manager for President Trump’s second trial in the Senate said...

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Biden Priorities in First 10 Days in Office Include
‘Systemic Racism’ and ‘Climate Crisis’

Biden Priorities in First 10 Days in Office Include ‘Systemic...

A preview of the executive actions President-elect Joe Biden will take shortly after...

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Poll: Majority blame Trump for Jan. 6 rioting, but not most
Republicans

Poll: Majority blame Trump for Jan. 6 rioting, but not...

More than half of voters surveyed blamed President Donald Trump for the rioting...

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Biden intends quick executive actions to propel his
agenda

Biden intends quick executive actions to propel his agenda

WASHINGTON (AP) – On the first day of his presidency, Joe Biden plans to roll back...

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Deceptions in the time of the ‘alternative facts’
president

Deceptions in the time of the ‘alternative facts’ president

WASHINGTON (AP) – Truth caught up with Donald Trump after years of giving chase....

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Portraits of US voters, assessing this moment in
history

Portraits of US voters, assessing this moment in history

After more than 1,400 days of Donald Trump’s presidency — after two bitter elections,...

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The Latest: Springsteen, Miranda set for inaugural
gala

The Latest: Springsteen, Miranda set for inaugural gala

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Latest on President Donald Trump’s impeachment, President-elect...

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Pandemic reveals tale of 2 Californias like never
before

Pandemic reveals tale of 2 Californias like never before

SACRAMENTO — The tale of two Californias has never been clearer. As Bay Area tech...

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Who is ‘essential’? Food and farm workers left in limbo in
vaccine priorities

Who is ‘essential’? Food and farm workers left in limbo...

The nation’s food workers, hit hard by Covid-19 infections throughout the crisis,...

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What Will Trump’s Presidency Mean to History?

What Will Trump’s Presidency Mean to History?

As America ticks down the days until Donald Trump leaves Washington, it seems incumbent...

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Harris to resign Senate seat ahead of swearing in as
VP

Harris to resign Senate seat ahead of swearing in as VP

Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will resign her Senate seat effective Monday,...

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Big Tech declares war: ‘Woke capitalism instead of
freeom’

Big Tech declares war: ‘Woke capitalism instead of freeom’

It started with President Trump getting kicked off Twitter, but the rush to banish...

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Pence Urges Biden to ‘Stand Up to Chinese Aggression’ in
Indo-Pacific

Pence Urges Biden to ‘Stand Up to Chinese Aggression’ in...

Vice President Mike Pence urged President-elect Joe Biden on Saturday to stand up...

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Rep. Correa Announces Positive COVID-19 Test, Says He’ll
Miss Biden Inauguration

Rep. Correa Announces Positive COVID-19 Test, Says He’ll...

Rep. Lou Correa (D-Calif.) has tested positive for COVID-19,the disease caused by...

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Census Bureau: Citizenship Data Won’t be Released Until
After Trump Leaves Office

Census Bureau: Citizenship Data Won’t be Released Until...

Data on the citizenship status of census respondents won't be finalized or released...

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Trump Hasn’t Decided on Who Will Represent Him in
Impeachment Trial: Spokesman

Trump Hasn’t Decided on Who Will Represent Him in Impeachment...

A spokesman for President Donald Trump says the president has not yet decided who...

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Trump admin enlists private firm to review some Covid-19
tests

Trump admin enlists private firm to review some Covid-19...

The Department of Health and Human Services is paying a private firm to review the...

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The crash landing of 'Operation Warp Speed'

The crash landing of 'Operation Warp Speed'

As the nation’s Covid-19 response was careening off the rails in March and April...

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Democrats haunted by ghosts of Obama’s DNC

Democrats haunted by ghosts of Obama’s DNC

State party leaders couldn’t be more thrilled that Joe Biden has thrown his weight...

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How Republicans Are Warping Reality Around the Capitol
Attack

How Republicans Are Warping Reality Around the Capitol...

Loyalists to President Trump are increasingly relying on conspiracy theories and...

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Prospect of Pardons in Final Days Fuels Market to Buy Access
to Trump

Prospect of Pardons in Final Days Fuels Market to Buy Access...

The president’s allies have collected tens of thousands of dollars — and potentially...

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What’s It Like to Have Kamala Harris As ‘Momala’? We Asked
Her Stepkids.

What’s It Like to Have Kamala Harris As ‘Momala’? We Asked...

A Zoom interview with Ella and Cole Emhoff.

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Migrant Caravan, Now in Guatemala, Could Pose Early Test for
Biden

Migrant Caravan, Now in Guatemala, Could Pose Early Test...

As many as 9,000 migrants from Honduras are hoping to reach the United States to...

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Biden to Push Through Executive Orders, Pursue New
Legislation in First 10 Days of Office

Biden to Push Through Executive Orders, Pursue New Legislation...

President-elect Joe Biden's transition team has laid out the incoming administration's...

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Washington Highly Militarized Ahead of Biden’s
Inauguration

Washington Highly Militarized Ahead of Biden’s Inauguration

Fences with spiraling barbed wires, barricades, security checkpoints, and heavily...

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‘They Want to Cancel Our Culture, Our History, Our Liberty’:
Goya CEO

‘They Want to Cancel Our Culture, Our History, Our Liberty’:...

Robert Unanue, Goya Foods President and CEO, said on Friday the political left has...

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Video: A New Leninism Is Gripping America—James
Lindsay

Video: A New Leninism Is Gripping America—James Lindsay

The shocking assault on the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 has been followed by widespread...

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Loews Hotels says it won’t host a fund-raiser with Senator
Josh Hawley.

Loews Hotels says it won’t host a fund-raiser with Senator...

The decision to call off the event was the latest indication that many companies...

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QAnon Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene Urges Trump Supporters To
Be Non-Violent — But Blames ‘Communist Antifa’ As The Real
Threat

QAnon Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene Urges Trump Supporters...

Photo by Erin Scott-Pool/Getty Images. Newly-elected Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene...

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Sonia Sotomayor will swear in Kamala Harris on Inauguration
Day.

Sonia Sotomayor will swear in Kamala Harris on Inauguration...

Justice Sotomayor has sworn in a vice president before.

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Census Bureau says Trump's push to exclude undocumented is
dead

Census Bureau says Trump's push to exclude undocumented...

Outgoing President Donald Trump’s plan to exclude undocumented immigrants from the...

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Mother-son duo facing conspiracy charges for role in Capitol
assault

Mother-son duo facing conspiracy charges for role in Capitol...

A mother-son duo who wielded flex cuffs at the Capitol on Jan. 6 — and openly talked...

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‘It will destroy the party’: Rand Paul warns of GOP exodus
if Senate Republicans vote to convict

‘It will destroy the party’: Rand Paul warns of GOP exodus...

Sen. Rand Paul, Kentucky Republican, warned Friday that Senate Republicans will...

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Here Are The Executive Orders President-Elect Biden Plans to
Sign on Day One

Here Are The Executive Orders President-Elect Biden Plans...

President-elect Joe Biden will “hit the ground running” on his first day at 1600...

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House Committed Six Violations of the Constitution During
Impeachment: Alan Dershowitz

House Committed Six Violations of the Constitution During...

Harvard Law professor emeritus Alan Dershowitz said that the house violated six...

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House Committees Open Investigation Into Jan. 6 Capitol
Breach

House Committees Open Investigation Into Jan. 6 Capitol...

Four House committees on Saturday formally opened a joint investigation into the...

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Science Is About ‘Hope,’ Biden Says

Science Is About ‘Hope,’ Biden Says

President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris introduced...

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Biden outlines ‘Day One’ agenda of executive actions

Biden outlines ‘Day One’ agenda of executive actions

WASHINGTON (AP) – In his first hours as president, Joe Biden plans to take executive...

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Man arrested at inauguration checkpoint with gun,
ammo

Man arrested at inauguration checkpoint with gun, ammo

Police have arrested a man with a handgun and 500 rounds of ammunition at a checkpoint...

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Biden plans dozens of executive orders for early days of
presidency

Biden plans dozens of executive orders for early days of...

WILMINGTON, Del. — Joe Biden is planning to sign dozens of executive orders in his...

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Guardsmen stationed at U.S. Capitol building to get
cots

Guardsmen stationed at U.S. Capitol building to get cots

The National Guardsmen providing security in the U.S. Capitol ahead of the inauguration...

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House launches probe into intelligence failures preceding
Capitol insurrection

House launches probe into intelligence failures preceding...

Four House committee leaders are launching an investigation into "high-level failures"...

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Hotel pulls plug on Hawley fundraiser

Hotel pulls plug on Hawley fundraiser

Loews Hotels announced Saturday that it won’t host a planned fundraiser next month...

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Biden Seeks Quick Start With Executive Actions and
Aggressive Legislation

Biden Seeks Quick Start With Executive Actions and Aggressive...

In an effort to mark a clean break from the Trump era, the president-elect plans...

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US Imposes Fresh Sanctions on Iran

US Imposes Fresh Sanctions on Iran

The United States on Friday imposed fresh sanctions on Iranian individuals and entities...

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Muriel Bowser Says Washington Security Will See ‘New Normal’
After Biden Inauguration

Muriel Bowser Says Washington Security Will See ‘New Normal’...

Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser said Friday that even after the presidential inauguration...

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Justice Department knew there was no Russia collusion by
spring of 2017

Justice Department knew there was no Russia collusion by...

The top Justice Department official in early 2017 overseeing the FBI‘s Russia probe...

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Many Will Leave Party If GOP Senators ‘Go Along With’
Convicting Trump: Sen. Rand Paul

Many Will Leave Party If GOP Senators ‘Go Along With’ Convicting...

Sen. Rand Paul said during an interview with Fox News' Laura Ingraham on Friday...

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Trump Will Leave Office With His Lowest Approval Rating
Ever

Trump Will Leave Office With His Lowest Approval Rating...

He also appears to be on track to finish his term with the lowest final approval...

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FBI warned of potential extremist violence at Jan. 17
rally

FBI warned of potential extremist violence at Jan. 17 rally

The Federal Bureau of Investigation warned in late December of potential violence...

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Far-right media figure ‘Baked Alaska’ arrested in riot
probe

Far-right media figure ‘Baked Alaska’ arrested in riot...

Far-right media personality Tim Gionet, who calls himself “Baked Alaska,” has been...

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White House Showcases List of Trump Presidency
Accomplishment

White House Showcases List of Trump Presidency Accomplishment

The White House published a long list of President Donald Trump's accomplishments...

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White House Showcases List of Trump Presidency
Accomplishments

White House Showcases List of Trump Presidency Accomplishments

The White House published a long list of President Donald Trump's accomplishments...

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Self-Avowed ‘Hardcore Leftist’ Arrested for Inciting
Violence at Florida Capitol

Self-Avowed ‘Hardcore Leftist’ Arrested for Inciting Violence...

Federal agents arrested a self-admitted anarchist and "hardcore leftist" on Friday...

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The Nation Speaks (Jan. 16): Alan Dershowitz on the Perils
of Impeachment; Fighting Lockdown Measures; How to Stay Positive
When the News Cycle is Negative

The Nation Speaks (Jan. 16): Alan Dershowitz on the Perils...

In this episode, we talk to Alan Dershowitz, Harvard Law School professor emeritus...

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Before the Capitol Riot, Calls for Cash and Talk of
Revolution

Before the Capitol Riot, Calls for Cash and Talk of Revolution

A network of far-right agitators across the country spent weeks organizing and raising...

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Pelosi Declines to Say When House Will Send Impeachment
Resolution to Senate

Pelosi Declines to Say When House Will Send Impeachment...

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) is keeping secret for now when Democrats plan...

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US Immigration Services Suspends All In-Person Services on
Inauguration Day, Citing Safety Issues

US Immigration Services Suspends All In-Person Services...

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced Friday it will temporarily...

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Rep. Gwen Moore to Vote by Proxy After Voting in Person
Following Positive COVID-19 Test

Rep. Gwen Moore to Vote by Proxy After Voting in Person...

Rep. Gwen Moore (D-Wis.) will vote by proxy, she said Thursday, because of the COVID-19...

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Biden White House Will Make Visitor Logs Public:
Spokeswoman

Biden White House Will Make Visitor Logs Public: Spokeswoman

President-elect Joe Biden's administration will release White House visitor logs...

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Pennsylvania Lt. Governor: Claiming Election was ‘Rigged’
Isn’t ‘Protected Speech’

Pennsylvania Lt. Governor: Claiming Election was ‘Rigged’...

Calling the 2020 election "rigged" or stolen is not speech protected by the Constitution,...

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Trump administration carries out 13th and final
execution

Trump administration carries out 13th and final execution

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. — The Trump administration early Saturday carried out its 13th...

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Trump's regulators OK 'partnership' that could squeeze air
passengers in D.C. and NYC

Trump's regulators OK 'partnership' that could squeeze...

The outgoing Trump administration has approved a joint venture between American...

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Facebook Blocks Creation of New Events Near Capitols Through
Inauguration Day

Facebook Blocks Creation of New Events Near Capitols Through...

Facebook is blocking the creation of new events near the U.S. Capitol and the White...

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Graham Releases Russia Probe Docs, Calls Crossfire Hurricane
Probe ‘Incompetent and Corrupt’

Graham Releases Russia Probe Docs, Calls Crossfire Hurricane...

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) on Thursday released interview transcripts from an...

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Ivanka’s political future comes into sharper focus

Ivanka’s political future comes into sharper focus

When Donald Trump incited a mob riot on Capitol Hill last week, he didn’t just complicate...

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Senate Republicans adrift ahead of Trump trial

Senate Republicans adrift ahead of Trump trial

Senate Republicans talk as a party as many as three times a week during normal times....

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Trump blows up the Arizona GOP on his way out

Trump blows up the Arizona GOP on his way out

The Trump era did more damage to the Republican Party in Arizona than almost anywhere...

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What TV Can Tell Us About How the Trump Show Ends

What TV Can Tell Us About How the Trump Show Ends

For years, struggling with how to think about this crazy presidency, people have...

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'Very worried about next week': Airports, transit brace for
more D.C. chaos

'Very worried about next week': Airports, transit brace...

Airlines are banning guns and suspending alcohol service. Amtrak is beefing up its...

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Opinion | A Reaganesque Scheme for a GOP Reboot

Opinion | A Reaganesque Scheme for a GOP Reboot

The Republican Party is in crisis. Although more than 70 million Americans voted...

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‘Insufficient Evidence’: Justice Department Closes Probe
Into Pennsylvania Discarded Ballots

‘Insufficient Evidence’: Justice Department Closes Probe...

The Department of Justice on Friday announced it closed an investigation into ballots...

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Health Secretary Azar Rebuts Report He Resigned: ‘I Am Still
Here’

Health Secretary Azar Rebuts Report He Resigned: ‘I Am...

Health Secretary Alex Azar late Friday rebutted an anonymously-sourced CNN report...

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One Sentence in Biden Stimulus Plan Reveals His Health Care
Approach

One Sentence in Biden Stimulus Plan Reveals His Health...

An increase in subsidies could drive millions to enroll in Obamacare marketplaces,...

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The Latest: UN: Pandemic reduced migrants by 2M by
mid-2020

The Latest: UN: Pandemic reduced migrants by 2M by mid-2020

UNITED NATIONS – A new U.N. report estimates that the COVID-19 pandemic reduced...

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The Pariah Post-Presidency

The Pariah Post-Presidency

Isolated and angry, a diminished President Trump is leaving Washington for an uncertain...

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Russia Follows US in Withdrawal From Open Skies
Treaty

Russia Follows US in Withdrawal From Open Skies Treaty

MOSCOW—Russia said on Friday that it will withdraw from an international treaty...

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Trump Receives Morocco’s Highest Award for Middle East Work:
Official

Trump Receives Morocco’s Highest Award for Middle East...

WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump on Friday received Morocco's highest award for...

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Up to 25,000 National Guard in DC for Inauguration: US
Army

Up to 25,000 National Guard in DC for Inauguration: US...

The U.S. Army confirmed that as many as 25,000 National Guard members will be stationed...

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Liz Cheney suffers impeachment vote blowback at home:
‘Couldn’t win a primary today for dog catcher’

Liz Cheney suffers impeachment vote blowback at home: ‘Couldn’t...

Rep. Liz Cheney’s vote to impeach President Trump put her political future in...

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Timing of Trump trial uncertain as Pelosi gives no
clues

Timing of Trump trial uncertain as Pelosi gives no clues

WASHINGTON (AP) – House Speaker Nancy Pelosi offered no clues Friday on her plans...

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Trump administration sued over Georgia health plan

Trump administration sued over Georgia health plan

ATLANTA (AP) – Georgia’s plan to overhaul how state residents buy health insurance...

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Top FEMA official attended Trump's 'Stop the Steal'
rally

Top FEMA official attended Trump's 'Stop the Steal' rally

A top official at the Federal Emergency Management Agency, which has been assisting...

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FBI charges Florida veteran with plotting armed
confrontation of state Capitol protesters

FBI charges Florida veteran with plotting armed confrontation...

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The FBI on Friday arrested a Florida Army veteran on charges...

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'It's time to grow up': Biden blasts anti-mask GOP members
of Congress

'It's time to grow up': Biden blasts anti-mask GOP members...

President-elect Joe Biden on Friday blasted Republican lawmakers who refused to...

Watch: Biden Rolls Out Vaccination Plan

U.S. President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. delivered remarks in Wilmington, Del. on...

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Former FDA Chief Kessler to Head Biden’s COVID-19
Response

Former FDA Chief Kessler to Head Biden’s COVID-19 Response

A former Food and Drug Administration (FDA) commissioner will lead the Biden administration's...

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Pelosi: Retired Lt. General to Lead Capitol Security
Review

Pelosi: Retired Lt. General to Lead Capitol Security Review

A retired lieutenant general will lead a review of the U.S. Capitol security following...

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Minimum Wage Mandate in Biden’s Pandemic Relief Plan
Estimated to Wipe Out 1.3 Million Jobs

Minimum Wage Mandate in Biden’s Pandemic Relief Plan...

President-elect Joe Biden’s plan for pandemic relief contains a $15 minimum wage...

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Mexican President Mounts Global Campaign Against Big Tech
Censorship

Mexican President Mounts Global Campaign Against Big Tech...

Mexico's president publicly pledged to lead a global effort to fight against Big...

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DOJ, DHS, Pentagon Watchdogs Reviewing Jan. 6 Capitol
Breach

DOJ, DHS, Pentagon Watchdogs Reviewing Jan. 6 Capitol Breach

The Justice Department’s Inspector General's office and the Department of Defense's...

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Parler Helped FBI Identify Suspect Linked to Capitol Riot,
Affidavit Shows

Parler Helped FBI Identify Suspect Linked to Capitol Riot,...

Parler, the social media company at the heart of a de-platforming controversy, provided...

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Israel Moved to CENTCOM in Boost to Arab-Israeli-US Efforts
Against Iran: Pentagon

Israel Moved to CENTCOM in Boost to Arab-Israeli-US Efforts...

Pentagon officials said Friday that Israel has been shifted to the U.S. Central...

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Pelosi: Small Inauguration Event ‘Because of COVID’

Pelosi: Small Inauguration Event ‘Because of COVID’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Friday explained the rationale for why...

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Interior to close National Mall to demonstrations before
inauguration

Interior to close National Mall to demonstrations before...

The Interior Department said Friday it would close the National Mall to some demonstrations...

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Pelosi says any lawmaker who helped insurrectionists could
face criminal prosecution

Pelosi says any lawmaker who helped insurrectionists could...

Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Friday that lawmakers found to have aided any aspect of...

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Pence congratulates Harris days before inauguration

Pence congratulates Harris days before inauguration

Vice President Mike Pence called his successor, Kamala Harris, on Thursday to congratulate...

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Feds back away from claim that Capitol rioters were looking
to capture and assassinate officials

Feds back away from claim that Capitol rioters were looking...

The lead prosecutor overseeing the investigation into the Capitol riot backed away...

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Senate Dems eye punishing Hawley and Cruz for election
objections

Senate Dems eye punishing Hawley and Cruz for election...

Democrats stepping into the Senate majority this month are weighing stiff penalties...

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Impeachment Managers Are Readying for Senate Trial, Pelosi
Says

Impeachment Managers Are Readying for Senate Trial, Pelosi...

Speaker Nancy Pelosi said House managers prosecuting President Trump’s impeachment...

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Hypersonic Superweapons Are a Mirage, New Analysis
Says

Hypersonic Superweapons Are a Mirage, New Analysis Says

Two scientists find revolutionary claims about the evasion of detection and defenses...

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Josh Hawley is Being Targeted by a Super PAC Named
"JOSH"

Josh Hawley is Being Targeted by a Super PAC Named "JOSH"

The group, JOSH — or “Just Oust Seditious Hacks†— was started by former...

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Watch Live: Biden Rolls Out Vaccination Plan

Watch Live: Biden Rolls Out Vaccination Plan

U.S. President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. delivers remarks in Wilmington, Del. on...

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DeSantis travels to Texas to air conservative
grievances

DeSantis travels to Texas to air conservative grievances

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Thursday used a speech to a center-right...

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Retired general who led Katrina response tapped for
immediate review of Capitol security

Retired general who led Katrina response tapped for immediate...

Retired Lt. Gen. Russel Honoré has been tapped to lead an immediate review of the...

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Biden’s Covid vaccine plan focuses on communities of
color

Biden’s Covid vaccine plan focuses on communities of...

President-Elect Joe Biden on Friday afternoon will unveil a plan to overhaul the...

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Tax filing season start delayed until Feb. 12

Tax filing season start delayed until Feb. 12

Tax filing season won’t start until Feb. 12 to give the IRS more time to adjust...

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The Best of Late Night This Week 🌙

The Best of Late Night This Week 🌙

Late-night hosts were put to the test this week. Here are their takes on the fallout...

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Ron Klain: Hopefully, Donald Trump’s impeachment trial will
not be ‘lengthy’

Ron Klain: Hopefully, Donald Trump’s impeachment trial...

Incoming White House Chief of Staff Ron Klain said Friday that he’s hoping for...

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Pelosi mum on when impeachment will reach Senate

Pelosi mum on when impeachment will reach Senate

President Trump was impeached Wednesday afternoon and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi...

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$500K in Bitcoin sent from France to US far-right
groups

$500K in Bitcoin sent from France to US far-right groups

PARIS (AP) – A French computer programmer transferred more than $500,000 in Bitcoin...

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The Latest: Pelosi taps retired Army general for
review

The Latest: Pelosi taps retired Army general for review

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Latest on President Donald Trump‘s impeachment and the fallout...

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Jill Biden Announces Picks for Office of First Lady,
Including Press Secretary

Jill Biden Announces Picks for Office of First Lady, Including...

Incoming First Lady Jill Biden announced picks for her future office on Thursday,...

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‘The Internet Is a Crime Scene’

‘The Internet Is a Crime Scene’

As law enforcement continues its nationwide manhunt for violent pro-Trump extremists...

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DOJ internal watchdog opens investigation into Capitol
riots

DOJ internal watchdog opens investigation into Capitol...

The Department of Justice announced Friday it has initiated an internal review of...

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Ex-McCaskill staffers launch PAC to block Hawley's electoral
ambitions

Ex-McCaskill staffers launch PAC to block Hawley's electoral...

Democrats are looking for revenge against Sen. Josh Hawley after he challenged the...

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Biden nominates top House Appropriations aide for OMB deputy
director

Biden nominates top House Appropriations aide for OMB deputy...

President-elect Joe Biden has nominated Shalanda Young, who serves as clerk and...

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Oil giant Total withdraws from US energy lobbying
group

Oil giant Total withdraws from US energy lobbying group

PARIS (AP) – French oil and gas company Total said it has decided to withdraw from...

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Feds: Officers bust drug supplier for Connecticut, New
York

Feds: Officers bust drug supplier for Connecticut, New...

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Federal and local authorities have arrested a man they say...

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Former Guam mayor sentenced to 3 years in extortion
case

Former Guam mayor sentenced to 3 years in extortion case

HAGATNA, Guam (AP) – A former Guam mayor has been sentenced to more than three years...

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Mexico president accuses DEA of fabricating general’s
case

Mexico president accuses DEA of fabricating general’s case

MEXICO CITY (AP) – One day after Mexico’s Attorney General’s Office announced...

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2 nuke plants, 1 bribery scandal, no answers: Towns on
edge

2 nuke plants, 1 bribery scandal, no answers: Towns on...

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) – For much of the past four years, the residents of a pair of...

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Watch Live: Pelosi Holds Press Conference

Watch Live: Pelosi Holds Press Conference

Speaker Nancy Pelosi will hold her weekly news conference, and is expected to lay...

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Swalwell Returning to Homeland Committee as AOC Named to
Financial Services Committee

Swalwell Returning to Homeland Committee as AOC Named to...

Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Calif.) is returning to the House Homeland Security Committee...

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FBI Arrests Former School Therapist Who Stood Next to VP’s
Chair in Capitol Breach

FBI Arrests Former School Therapist Who Stood Next to VP’s...

Federal authorities on Thursday arrested and charged a former occupational therapist...

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Biden Taps Former Senate Candidate Jaime Harrison for DNC
Chair

Biden Taps Former Senate Candidate Jaime Harrison for DNC...

President-elect Joe Biden on Thursday announced he's choosing former Senate candidate...

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Twitter Says Chinese Regime Tweets Denying ‘Forced
Labor’ in Xinjiang Don’t Violate Rules

Twitter Says Chinese Regime Tweets Denying ‘Forced Labor’...

A Twitter spokesperson told Fox News Thursday that recent tweets by China's communist...

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Rep. Brian Mast’s Capitol Breach Question Stumps House
During Trump Impeachment Vote

Rep. Brian Mast’s Capitol Breach Question Stumps House...

Rep. Brian Mast's (R-Fla.) question on the House floor appeared to flummox other...

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Trump Deputy Chief of Staff Tells Administration Officials
to Be ‘Proud’ of Accomplishments

Trump Deputy Chief of Staff Tells Administration Officials...

President Donald Trump's deputy chief of staff said in a message late Thursday that...

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Trump Signs Memo to Secure Government-Backed Research and
Development Against Foreign Interference

Trump Signs Memo to Secure Government-Backed Research and...

President Donald Trump on Thursday signed a presidential memorandum that seeks to...

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Rick Scott's rocky start atop GOP Senate campaign
arm

Rick Scott's rocky start atop GOP Senate campaign arm

Sen. Rick Scott has been chair of the Senate GOP’s campaign committee for all...

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Census war rages ahead of critical data release

Census war rages ahead of critical data release

Top Democratic lawmakers are calling for the director of the Census Bureau to resign...

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Diminished Trump leaves a vacuum for 2024 hopefuls

Diminished Trump leaves a vacuum for 2024 hopefuls

President Donald Trump’s would-be Republican successors see an opening. As the...

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Russia withdraws from Open Skies Treaty after U.S.
departure

Russia withdraws from Open Skies Treaty after U.S. departure

MOSCOW — Russia said Friday it will withdraw from an international treaty allowing...

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Biden to name another Obama veteran as CIA deputy
director

Biden to name another Obama veteran as CIA deputy director

President-elect Joe Biden on Friday will announce his plan to appoint David Cohen...

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Biden taps D.C. veteran David Kessler to head Warp
Speed

Biden taps D.C. veteran David Kessler to head Warp Speed

President-elect Joe Biden will name David Kessler as the top scientist of Operation...

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Lankford Apologizes to Black Constituents for Election
Objections

Lankford Apologizes to Black Constituents for Election...

Senator James Lankford said in a letter that he had never intended to “diminish...

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‘We cannot yield’: Harris says inauguration should take
place outside despite security concerns

‘We cannot yield’: Harris says inauguration should...

Vice President-elect Kamala Harris argued in a new interview that it is crucial...

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‘He has an obligation to them’: Attorney for ‘QAnon
shaman’ asks Trump to pardon rioters

‘He has an obligation to them’: Attorney for ‘QAnon...

The lawyer for the “QAnon shaman†who was part of the deadly siege of the Capitol...

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The Big Promises Biden Is Making

The Big Promises Biden Is Making

The president-elect signals an aggressive economic agenda: This is your morning...

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Biden Appoints Former C.I.A. Deputy to Return to Job

Biden Appoints Former C.I.A. Deputy to Return to Job

The former agency official, David Cohen, is seen as a potential successor to the...

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Biden announces coronavirus relief plan as priority to
kick-start US economy – live updates

Biden announces coronavirus relief plan as priority to...

$1,400 direct relief checks and federal minimum wage raise to combat impact of Covid...

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Trump Impeachment an Example of Unbalanced Legal System:
Adviser

Trump Impeachment an Example of Unbalanced Legal System:...

President Donald Trump getting impeached for outlining qualms about the 2020 election...

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State Republican Parties Criticize GOP Representatives Who
Voted To Impeach Trump

State Republican Parties Criticize GOP Representatives...

Republicans who joined Democrats in voting to impeach President Donald Trump this...

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Twitter Preparing to Give Presidential Accounts to Biden’s
Team

Twitter Preparing to Give Presidential Accounts to Biden’s...

Twitter is working on transferring presidential accounts to President-elect Joe...

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Spain rejects virus confinement as most of Europe stays
home

Spain rejects virus confinement as most of Europe stays...

MADRID (AP) – While most of Europe kicked off 2021 with earlier curfews or stay-at-home...

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FBI Monitoring ‘Concerning Online Chatter’ of Potential
Threats Ahead of Inauguration Day

FBI Monitoring ‘Concerning Online Chatter’ of Potential...

FBI Director Chris Wray on Thursday said the bureau was monitoring an “extensive...

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Confirmation Hearing for Biden’s Director of Intelligence
Nominee Postponed

Confirmation Hearing for Biden’s Director of Intelligence...

The confirmation hearing for President-elect Joe Biden's nominee forDirector of...

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Capitol rioters included highly trained ex-military and
cops

Capitol rioters included highly trained ex-military and...

WASHINGTON (AP) – As President Donald Trump’s supporters massed outside the Capitol...

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Widow of Late Louisiana Rep.-elect Luke Letlow Will Run for
His Vacant Seat

Widow of Late Louisiana Rep.-elect Luke Letlow Will Run...

The widow of U.S. Rep.-elect Luke Letlow (R-La.), who died from CCP virus-related...

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Franklin Graham compares Republicans voting for Trump
impeachment to betrayal of Jesus Christ

Franklin Graham compares Republicans voting for Trump impeachment...

The Rev. Franklin Graham compared the 10 House Republicans who voted to impeach...

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John Sullivan, leftist activist, arrested, charged in
Capitol riot

John Sullivan, leftist activist, arrested, charged in Capitol...

A leftist activist who is facing criminal charges in Utah stemming from a “defund...

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Haiti braces for unrest as opposition demands new
president

Haiti braces for unrest as opposition demands new president

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) – Flying rocks. Burning tires. Acrid smoke. Deadly gunfire....

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Confirmation hearing for Biden's spy chief nominee
postponed

Confirmation hearing for Biden's spy chief nominee postponed

The Senate Intelligence Committee announced late Thursday night that it would postpone...

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Feds edge closer to sedition charge in Capitol riot
aftermath

Feds edge closer to sedition charge in Capitol riot aftermath

Federal prosecutors on Thursday for the first time described last week’s assault...

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Committee to Protect Journalists Advises Inauguration
Reporters to Not Wear Press Lanyards

Committee to Protect Journalists Advises Inauguration Reporters...

TheCommittee to Protect Journalists (CPJ), a non-profit that promotes press freedom...

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Rep. Greene to Submit Articles of Impeachment Against Joe
Biden

Rep. Greene to Submit Articles of Impeachment Against Joe...

A newly-elected Georgia congresswoman says she will submit articles of impeachment...

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Newsom pledges more security as State Capitol speakers
threaten California lawmakers

Newsom pledges more security as State Capitol speakers...

Gov. Gavin Newsom announced fortified security measures Thursday for the California...

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Biden team postpones inauguration rehearsal due to security
threats

Biden team postpones inauguration rehearsal due to security...

A rehearsal for Joe Biden’s inauguration scheduled for Sunday has been postponed...

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Impeachment complicates the early days of Biden’s
presidency

Impeachment complicates the early days of Biden’s presidency

WASHINGTON (AP) – President-elect Joe Biden already faces the daunting task of steering...

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Congressional lawmakers apprehensive about security at
inauguration

Congressional lawmakers apprehensive about security at...

Lawmakers are increasingly on edge about security for the scaled-down inauguration...

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Utah activist who filmed Capitol shooting booked into
jail

Utah activist who filmed Capitol shooting booked into jail

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) – A Utah activist who filmed the fatal shooting of a California...

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Jacob Chansley, ‘QAnon Shaman,’ seeks Trump pardon

Jacob Chansley, ‘QAnon Shaman,’ seeks Trump pardon

The fur-clad and face-painted demonstrator who became one of the most prominent...

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Social media purge of Trump, supporters drives extremists
deeper underground to communicate

Social media purge of Trump, supporters drives extremists...

The purge of President Trump and his supporters from social media platforms has...

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Liberal Utah activist charged with joining Capitol
riot

Liberal Utah activist charged with joining Capitol riot

A liberal activist from Utah was arrested on Thursday on federal charges that he...

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Biden Announces $1.9 Trillion Plan for CCP Virus

Biden Announces $1.9 Trillion Plan for CCP Virus

President-elect Joe Biden late Thursday announced a $1.9 trillion stimulus plan...

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Video: Dennis Prager—‘This Is the Reichstag Fire,
Relived’

Video: Dennis Prager—‘This Is the Reichstag Fire, Relived’

On the heels of the breach of the U.S. Capitol, big tech companies have swiftly...

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After Second Impeachment, Giuliani Vows to Support
Trump

After Second Impeachment, Giuliani Vows to Support Trump

White House officials are universally angry with Rudolph W. Giuliani and blame him...