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House Judiciary Committee Subpoenas Former White House Counsel McGahn
2019-04-22 23:16:31
by Dan McCue

The House Judiciary Committee on Monday issued a subpoena to former White House Counsel Donald McGahn requesting that he appear before the panel on May 7. In a statement, Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y., said he believes McGahn may... Read More

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California Top Cop Becerra Won’t Quit ‘Essential’ War on Trump California
California Top Cop Becerra Won’t Quit ‘Essential’ War on Trump
2019-04-22 13:58:44
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SAN FRANCISCO — California, with its track record as the most litigious state against President Donald Trump’s agenda, still has plenty of momentum, according to its attorney general, who is digging in on everything from climate change to immigration. Xavier... Read More

In The News

Avenatti Accused of Embezzling Nearly $2 Million That NBA Player Paid Ex-Girlfriend In The News
Avenatti Accused of Embezzling Nearly $2 Million That NBA Player Paid Ex-Girlfriend
2019-04-22 13:57:16
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LOS ANGELES — When Hassan Whiteside of the Miami Heat wired $2.75 million to Michael Avenatti in January 2017, the pro basketball player intended most of the money to go to his former girlfriend, Alexis Gardner. Avenatti was Gardner’s attorney.... Read More

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Nothing Wrong With Accepting Help From Russians, Giuliani Says In The News
Nothing Wrong With Accepting Help From Russians, Giuliani Says
2019-04-22 13:56:00
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WASHINGTON — Rudolph Giuliani, President Donald Trump’s lawyer and a former federal prosecutor, said there’s nothing wrong with a U.S. presidential candidate taking information from Russian sources. “It depends on where it came from,” Giuliani told moderator Jake Tapper on... Read More

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Schiff Says Democrats Will Debate Impeachment Amid Left Pressure Congress
Schiff Says Democrats Will Debate Impeachment Amid Left Pressure
2019-04-22 13:54:13
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WASHINGTON — House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff said Sunday that the Democrats will discuss whether to begin impeachment hearings of President Donald Trump after progressives ratcheted up the pressure on a reluctant party leadership. “We’re going to have a... Read More

Over 200 Killed in Easter Sunday Explosions in Sri Lanka; Americans Among the Dead Sri Lanka
Over 200 Killed in Easter Sunday Explosions in Sri Lanka; Americans Among the Dead
2019-04-22 13:53:03
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COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — A mother and daughter, in their Sunday best, took a taxi to Easter Mass on Sunday morning at St. Anthony’s Shrine, a stately Catholic church near the heart of the Sri Lankan capital. Their driver, P.... Read More

How to Fight ‘Scary’ Superbugs? Cooperation — and a Special Soap Health
How to Fight ‘Scary’ Superbugs? Cooperation — and a Special Soap
2019-04-19 20:43:50
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Hospitals and nursing homes in California and Illinois are testing a surprisingly simple strategy against the dangerous, antibiotic-resistant superbugs that kill thousands of people each year: washing patients with a special soap. The efforts — funded with roughly $8 million... Read More

Are Anti-Tax Republicans Softening on the Idea of a Gas Tax Increase? Economy
Are Anti-Tax Republicans Softening on the Idea of a Gas Tax Increase?
2019-04-19 20:42:21
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WASHINGTON — Higher state gasoline taxes have won approval in seven Republican-run states since President Donald Trump took office, an unusual step for a party adamantly opposed to more taxes and a sign that raising the federal gasoline tax may... Read More

Trump Says Mexico Is Cracking Down on Migrants. There, It’s a Different Picture Immigration
Trump Says Mexico Is Cracking Down on Migrants. There, It’s a Different Picture
2019-04-19 20:40:24
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MAPASTEPEC, Mexico — If the Mexican government is cracking down on Central American migrants — as President Donald Trump recently asserted — there was no evidence of it here in this remote town in southern Mexico. Roughly 3,000 migrants, mostly... Read More

For Women, Tourette’s Syndrome Means Added Burdens, and Also Rewards Health
For Women, Tourette’s Syndrome Means Added Burdens, and Also Rewards
2019-04-19 20:38:47
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PHILADELPHIA — Sara Henya’s art is her music, and her instrument is the harp. She makes playing look easy, effortless. Her fingers move like cascading water: fluid, graceful, sure. But when her fingers are still, well, that’s a different story.... Read More

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