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Midterm Election Results Saw Republicans Suffer Worst House Defeat in U.S. History Based on Popular Vote

6 minutes ago   |   Newsweek

The president blamed the huge losses on unfounded claims of illegal voting and some Republicans failing to accept his "embrace."
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GOP committee chairmen ask White House for details on Ivanka Trump's email use

10 minutes ago   |   Politico

A pair of Republican committee heads have requested information from the White House regarding Ivanka Trump's use of a personal email account to conduct official business...
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Embattled Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith Apologizes for ‘Public Hanging' Comment, But Says Her Words Were ‘Twisted'

16 minutes ago   |   Time

A white Republican senator from Mississippi has made a partial apology after publicly saying that she would “be in the front row” of a “ public hanging ” if invited by a...
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Trump's Border Wall Could Trigger a Government Shutdown

22 minutes ago   |   Fortune

President Trump has made it clear that a government shutdown could very well happen in early December if Congress doesn't fund his border wall. Now that threat is creating...
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Mark Zuckerberg Says He Wants to Work With Sheryl Sandberg for Decades

36 minutes ago   |   Time

Mark Zuckerberg said Tuesday he will not be leaving Facebook and threw his support behind chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg, following reports on the company's...
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Never Forget: When Black Folks Armed Themselves The NRA And Republicans Suddenly Supported Gun Control

50 minutes ago   |   News One

Every week there is a new shooting, from Mercy Hospital in Chicago to Thousands Oaks, California to a Jewish synagogue. Many people are asking, what will it take to get...
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Terry Glavin: Good news - America really does want to get on together

Terry Glavin: Good news - America really does want to get on together

58 minutes ago   |   National Post

As Donald Trump's America continues what looks like a dizzying free fall into a dystopian grudge match pitting Democrats against Republicans, hinterland nativists against...
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State says revenue exceeds expectations again in October

1 hour ago   |   Miami Herald

Republican Gov. Paul LePage's administration says that tax revenue has surpassed expectations again in October. LePage's Finance Commissioner Alec Porteous said Tuesday that...
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A Dutiful Citizen

1 hour ago   |   The New Republic

Gary Hart, the Democratic presidential candidate I worked for in 1984 and would have supported again in 1988, has been back in the news. The Front Runner , a film that presumes...
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Miss. Senator Says There Was No 'Ill-Will' in Hanging Joke

Miss. Senator Says There Was No 'Ill-Will' in Hanging Joke

2 hours ago   |   Newser

At a debate Tuesday night, Mississippi Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith apologized to "anyone that was offended" by her joke about a public hanging , but accused her Democratic opponent...
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Police: Driver on way to work killed by concrete chunk thrown from overpass

Police: Driver on way to work killed by concrete chunk thrown from overpass

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'We need hundreds': Fire victims' families urged to give DNA

'We need hundreds': Fire victims' families urged to give DNA

Authorities are using a rapid DNA test that produces results in just two hours to help identify the scores of people killed in the Northern California wildfire. Read more ...

Americans are avoiding romaine lettuce after another E. coli outbreak - and...

Americans are avoiding romaine lettuce after another E. coli outbreak - and it reveals one of the most dangerous grocery-store habits

The CDC recommended on Tuesday that Americans avoid all forms of romaine lettuce. At least 32 people in 11 states have been infected with E. coli after consuming romaine - but... Read more ...

Trump Thanks Saudi Arabia For Low Gas Prices After Jamal Khashoggi's Killing

Trump Thanks Saudi Arabia For Low Gas Prices After Jamal Khashoggi's Killing

Trump said Saudi Arabia is still a U.S ally, despite evidence the Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the assassination of the journalist. Read more ...

Former Toys R Us workers to get $20M in hardship fund

Former Toys R Us workers to get $20M in hardship fund

Two private equity owners of the iconic Toys R Us toy chain will be handing over a $20 million hardship fund to the thousands of former workers left jobless and without... Read more ...

Tech giants plunge again, pushing market into red for year

Tech giants plunge again, pushing market into red for year

Stocks dropped again Tuesday as losses mounted for the world's largest technology companies. Read more ...

American missionary slain by volley of arrows from ‘world's most dangerous...

American missionary slain by volley of arrows from ‘world's most dangerous tribe'

An American man has been killed on a remote island by hunter-gatherers from the Sentinelese community, believed to be the last pre-Neolithic tribe who have avoided contact with... Read more ...

CDC warns against eating any type of romaine lettuce due to health risk

CDC warns against eating any type of romaine lettuce due to health risk

So far, the CDC reports, at least 32 people have contracted E. coli in 11 states. Read more ...

Researchers Find 115 Plastic Cups In Dead Whale's Stomach

Researchers Find 115 Plastic Cups In Dead Whale's Stomach

The following items were among those found in the animal's stomach: 19 pieces of hard plastic, two sandals, four plastic bottles, 25 plastic bags, and about seven pounds of... Read more ...

Trump wanted to order the Justice Department to prosecute James Comey and...

Trump wanted to order the Justice Department to prosecute James Comey and Hillary Clinton

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump told the White House counsel in the spring that he wanted to order the Justice Department to prosecute two of his political adversaries: his... Read more ...