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Rand Paul, Kentucky senator, on interfering in foreign elections: ‘We all do it’
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Rand Paul, Kentucky senator, on interfering in foreign elections: ‘We all do it’

Sen. Rand Paul on Sunday said it's a mistake to try to extract accountability from Russia for its interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election and that countries with the means to meddle in foreign elections, including the U.S., have at least tried to d...
Episcopal Church: all same-sex couples can marry in their home churches
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Episcopal Church: all same-sex couples can marry in their home churches

The Episcopal Church removed restrictions on same-sex marriage, a move that allows all couples to wed where they worship, even if their bishop disapproves. The action came out of discussions at the General Convention, which wrapped up its triennial meeting ...
Chicago: Violent attacks on officers after fatal shooting in South Shore
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Chicago: Violent attacks on officers after fatal shooting in South Shore

A fatal shooting by Chicago police Saturday night fueled a violent clash between officers and a large crowd of onlookers who threw bottles and rocks as cops swung back with batons. The shooting happened around 5:30 p.m. at 2098 E. 71st St., and it took poli...
Is Hillary Clinton taking money from the Russians? We’ll never know.
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Is Hillary Clinton taking money from the Russians? We’ll never know.

Hillary Clinton is raising money, and she'll accept it from anywhere, including Russia. It's right out in the open, on her website. If you go to HillaryClinton.com, a website now titled "The Office of Hillary Clinton," you'll see a page with the former s...
California Dems rebuke Feinstein, endorse radical
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California Dems rebuke Feinstein, endorse radical

July 15--OAKLAND -- The California Democratic Party handed Sen. Dianne Feinstein a striking rejection after more than two and a half decades in office on Saturday, as party leaders endorsed her progressive challenger Kevin de León. The endorsement gives De ...
Army’s new fitness test ready by 2020
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Army’s new fitness test ready by 2020

Military officials say the U.S. Army will roll out its new and improved fitness test by October 2020. The Army Physical Fitness Test that soldiers have known since the 1980s — 2 minutes of pushups; 2 minutes of situps; the 2-mile run — will be retired befor...
John McCain joins Democrats in attempt to derail Trump meeting with Putin
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John McCain joins Democrats in attempt to derail Trump meeting with Putin

Senator John McCain (R-AZ) on Friday suggested that President Donald Trump should cancel his meeting next week with Russian President Vladimir Putin if he is not prepared to hold Putin "accountable" for aggression toward the U.S. "President Trump must be wi...
Fake News: Trump refuses questions from CNN’s Jim Acosta at British news conference
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Fake News: Trump refuses questions from CNN’s Jim Acosta at British news conference

NEW YORK — President Donald Trump found time to attack CNN, NBC and the British tabloid The Sun, and offer fashion advice to a fourth news organization, while talking to reporters Friday with British Prime Minister Theresa May. The leaders faced sharp quest...
Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf signs letter calling for ICE to be abolished
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Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf signs letter calling for ICE to be abolished

OAKLAND -- Mayor Libby Schaaf was among more than 150 elected leaders who signed an open letter on Tuesday calling for the abolition of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. The letter offers support to Wisconsin Rep. Mark Pocan, who introduced an "...
Obama Was Asleep At The Switch With This Russian Interference
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Obama Was Asleep At The Switch With This Russian Interference

The Department of Justice laid down the hammer today, right? They’ve indicted 12 Russian intelligence officers. Oh, we’re closing in on President Trump’s inner circle, right? Nope. These twelve people will never be in a courtroom. The charges lobbed against th...