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Ocasio-Cortez Builds a National Platform, but a District Office? Not Open Yet

4 minutes ago   |   NY Times

Of the four new Congress members from New York, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is the only one who has yet to open a local office for constituents.
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Arizona Republicans are trying to fund Donald Trump's wall by taxing porn

Arizona Republicans are trying to fund Donald Trump's wall by taxing porn

8 minutes ago   |   Think Progress

A dwindling number of conservatives remain supportive of President Donald Trump's vanity wall along the country's southern border, but Republicans in Arizona, which shares its...
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Starbucks is now delivering in San Francisco - we gave it a try

16 minutes ago   |   ABC

Skip the line? More like skip leaving the house - Starbucks is now delivering in San Francisco. But how fast is it? We gave it a try!
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Trump says he told Sanders 'not to bother' with briefing

1 hour ago   |   Star Tribune   |   2 articles

President Trump says he directed White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders not to bother with the traditional briefing of reporters anymore.
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Steny Hoyer on Border Wall Trump Government Shutdown: Physical Barriers The Solution But Hostages Taken

1 hour ago   |   FOX News

The number-two Democrat in the House told Neil Cavuto on "Your World" Tuesday that "physical barriers are part of the solution" to border security, but said President Trump was...
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Report That MAGA Teen Was Invited to White House Appears to Have Been False, Indicating That Perhaps There Is a God

1 hour ago   |   Slate   |   3 articles

Nicholas Sandmann, the Kentucky high-school student whose Jan. 18 confrontation with a Native American activist at the Lincoln Memorial has become a viral Rorschach test for...
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Bill requiring hands-free phones for drivers passes 1st test

1 hour ago   |   Miami Herald

A bill to require motorists to use hands-free devices when talking on the phone while driving has passed its first committee stop in the Minnesota Legislature. A House...
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Trump: I Told Sanders 'Not to Bother' With Briefings

Trump: I Told Sanders 'Not to Bother' With Briefings

1 hour ago   |   Newser   |   2 articles

Tuesday will be the 35th straight day without a news briefing at the White House, which is the longest stretch since they began under President Clinton, reports ABC News. The...
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Soviet ‘destroyer of worlds' uncovered deep in Polish forest

Soviet ‘destroyer of worlds' uncovered deep in Polish forest

2 hours ago   |   New York Post

The Soviet Union left a chilling legacy of the Cold War dotted across Poland - bunkers that once housed nuclear warheads hidden deep in the nation's forests. Experts are now...
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CBS sacks Super Bowl ad for medical marijuana

CBS sacks Super Bowl ad for medical marijuana

2 hours ago   |   New York Post

CBS has sacked a Super Bowl ad by a cannabis company that calls for the legalization of medical marijuana. Acreage Holdings, the US-based company backed by former House Speaker...
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22 Valentine's Day gifts that'll show her you care

22 Valentine's Day gifts that'll show her you care

Ladies, if your beau hasn't made a peep about Valentine's Day yet, here's a good way to give them a little nudge... 😉 Read more ...

Man wins $1 in lottery, gets millionaire photo shoot treatment

Man wins $1 in lottery, gets millionaire photo shoot treatment

This lottery player wanted a large check for his winnings and all the glam that goes with big payouts - even though he only won $1. Read more ...

US Supreme Court allows Trump's transgender military ban to take effect as...

US Supreme Court allows Trump's transgender military ban to take effect as lawsuit continues

The Supreme Court's decision allows the ban to be enforced while the appeals court process takes place. Read more ...

A Deal In The LA Teachers Strike - Now, Union Members To Vote

A Deal In The LA Teachers Strike - Now, Union Members To Vote

Teachers remain on strike Tuesday, and the tentative deal won't become official until union members approve it. Read more ...

Singer Chris Brown detained in Paris after rape accusation

Singer Chris Brown detained in Paris after rape accusation

Two police officials say U.S. singer Chris Brown and two other people are in custody in Paris after a woman filed a rape complaint. Read more ...

Still without a host, Oscars nominations set to be announced Tuesday morning

Still without a host, Oscars nominations set to be announced Tuesday morning

The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences will unveil nominations to the 91st Oscars on Tuesday morning at 8:20 a.m. EST from the Samuel Goldwyn Theatre in Beverly... Read more ...

Chiefs fire defensive coordinator after Patriots' thrilling 37-31 win

Chiefs fire defensive coordinator after Patriots' thrilling 37-31 win

The Kansas City Chiefs announced that defensive coordinator Bob Sutton has been fired. Read more ...

White House Moves Forward With State Of The Union Plans After Pelosi Urged Delay

White House Moves Forward With State Of The Union Plans After Pelosi Urged Delay

It's unclear whether House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will allow the president to address Congress amid the government shutdown. Trump was originally invited by the speaker to make... Read more ...

BREAKING: Supreme Court will hear the first big Second Amendment case of the...

BREAKING: Supreme Court will hear the first big Second Amendment case of the Kavanaugh era

In an ominous sign for potential victims of gun violence, the Supreme Court announced on Tuesday that it will hear New York State Rifle & Pistol Association Inc. v. City of New... Read more ...

Alyssa Milano Calls Trump's Red MAGA Hats 'The New White Hood'

Alyssa Milano Calls Trump's Red MAGA Hats 'The New White Hood'

The actress and activist was responding to a viral video of a Covington Catholic High School student at the Indigenous Peoples' March over the weekend. Read more ...