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19 Dec 18
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In a tweet celebrating the bill’s passage, Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) thanked Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) for working with him for years on the bipartisan proposal. | John Shinkle/POLITICO Congress The Senate’s passage marks a win for Trump, who lobbied Mitch McConnell to bring the bill up for a vote. By MARIANNE LEVINE 12/18/2018 07:30 […]

19 Dec 18
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A Tesla caught fire Tuesday in a business parking lot in Los Gatos, according to the Santa Clara County Fire Department. The silver Tesla Model S caught fire a little after 2 p.m. in the parking lot of Los Gatos Tire and Auto Repair at University Avenue and Industrial Way, fire officials said. No injuries […]

19 Dec 18
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0 of 6 Andy Lyons/Getty Images Ever have a big new purchase turn into a boatload of regret? The same thing can happen to teams a few months after they’ve signed free agents, and even to players who put themselves in situations they later wish they could take back. Some are head-scratching decisions from the […]

19 Dec 18
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Former NPR news boss Michael Oreskes, who was ousted from his position after allegations of sexual harassment, has been tapped to help create a new online news site. | Anja Niedringhaus/AP Photo Media The site’s founder says it will remedy the media’s trust problems, but two top hires left their previous jobs after allegations of […]

19 Dec 18
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An already ticked off federal judge on Tuesday slapped Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump’s former national security advisor, with restrictions on his travel as he awaits sentencing. div > div.group > p:first-child”> Judge Emmet Sullivan’s order came hours after he told Flynn “arguably you sold your country out” — and suggested the retired Army lieutenant […]

19 Dec 18
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Some advertisers say they are leaving conservative host Tucker Carlson’s show following his remarks that immigrants could make the U.S. “poorer and dirtier.” It’s the latest example of sponsors leaving a Fox News Channel show after controversy, but experts say the flap is likely to blow over. So far, the show’s biggest advertisers appear to […]

18 Dec 18
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A panel of judges has dismissed ethics complaints against new Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh. The judges say the complaints must be dismissed because they were filed under a federal law that does not apply to Supreme Court justices. That’s the outcome many ethics experts predicted once Kavanaugh took his Supreme Court seat. The complaints […]

18 Dec 18
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The day before he allegedly took a rented truck for a deadly drive down New York City’s West Side Highway bike path, Sayfullo Saipov was secretly recorded on an FBI wiretap, according to newly filed court documents. The contents of the recorded conversations were not revealed so it is impossible to know whether Saipov was […]

18 Dec 18
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Martha McSally, who lost the race for Arizona’s other Senate seat in the 2018 midterms, will face a 2020 special election. | Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has appointed GOP Rep. Martha McSally to the Senate seat being vacated by GOP Sen. Jon Kyl — tapping McSally as the Republican contender in a […]