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Barr seeks to assure senators he won't be a Trump loyalist

53 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Vowing "I will not be bullied," President Donald Trump's nominee for attorney general asserted independence from the White House, saying he believed that Russia...
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Barr seeks to assure senators he won't be a Trump loyalist

1 hour ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - Vowing “I will not be bullied,” President Donald Trump's nominee for attorney general asserted independence from the White House, saying he believed that Russia...
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The Dam Is Breaking As Republicans Flee Trump and McConnell On Russia Sanctions

4 hours ago   |   Politicus USA

Sen. Chuck Schumer only needs a few more Republican votes to get one step closer to denying Trump and McConnell an easing of sanctions on Russia.
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Tucker Carlson Battled Obama Adviser Over Trump Bashing NATO, Russia

5 hours ago   |   FOX News

Tucker Carlson debated an Obama foreign policy adviser over whether it is a civic offense to consider withdrawing the United States from NATO or discussing whether the alliance...
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How Much Do You Trust Bill Barr?

5 hours ago   |   The New Republic

Bill Barr, the once and likely future attorney general, had one mission on Capitol Hill on Tuesday: convince the Senate that he would be an honorable man. In a day-long...
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Trump and Putin Have Met Five Times. What Was Said Is a Mystery

5 hours ago   |   NY Times

The unusually secretive way the president has handled these meetings has left his own administration guessing what happened and piqued the interest of investigators.
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Trump's AG Nominee: Mueller Probe Not a Witch Hunt

Trump's AG Nominee: Mueller Probe Not a Witch Hunt

6 hours ago   |   Newser   |   2 articles

Vowing "I will not be bullied," President Donald Trump's nominee for attorney general asserted independence from the White House on Tuesday, saying he believed that Russia had...
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Fractured Senate GOP opens debate on blocking Trump sanctions

7 hours ago   |   Politico   |   3 articles

Eleven Senate Republicans joined with Democrats on Tuesday to move ahead with a measure intended to stop the Treasury Department from easing sanctions on an oligarch close to...
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Mueller wants more time with cooperating witness Gates

8 hours ago   |   Politicus USA

U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller on Tuesday asked a federal judge for more time before sentencing former Trump campaign aide Rick Gates because of his ongoing cooperation...
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Sen. Klobuchar, Others Mulling 2020 Presidential Bid Question A.G. Nominee Barr

8 hours ago   |   CBS   |   9 articles

MINNEAPOLIS - President Trump's nominee for attorney general was in the hot seat today. William Barr testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee, but he wasn't the only one...
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Teen dies after falling from Royal Caribbean cruise ship, landing on pier

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Kirsten Gillibrand Launches 2020 Presidential Exploratory Committee

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IRS recalling nearly 60 percent of its workforce to handle tax refunds...

IRS recalling nearly 60 percent of its workforce to handle tax refunds - without pay

The IRS is recalling 46,000 workers - nearly 60 percent of its workforce - from furlough to handle tax refunds without pay. Read more ...

College basketball upset leads to $150,000 donation to Boys & Girls Clubs

College basketball upset leads to $150,000 donation to Boys & Girls Clubs

A business owner posted on Facebook before the game that he would make the donation if the Syracuse Orange defeated No. 1-ranked Duke. Read more ...

Warriors score NBA record 51 points in first quarter vs. Nuggets

Warriors score NBA record 51 points in first quarter vs. Nuggets

The Warriors connected on 10 of their 14 3-pointers in the period, which was also a franchise record for a single quarter. Read more ...

Publisher sues Netflix for $25M over use of trademark catchphrase in new series

Publisher sues Netflix for $25M over use of trademark catchphrase in new series

A violent, interactive Netflix movie did not have permission to use the children's book publisher trademarked phrase "choose your own Adventure." Read more ...

Steven Spielberg casts unknown 17-year-old as Maria in 'West Side Story' remake

Steven Spielberg casts unknown 17-year-old as Maria in 'West Side Story' remake

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Coast Guard receives $15 million donation for unpaid service members as...

Coast Guard receives $15 million donation for unpaid service members as shutdown continues

Members of the U.S. Coast Guard have not been paid during the government shutdown. Read more ...

Former Yankees closer John Wetteland arrested on child sex abuse charges

Former Yankees closer John Wetteland arrested on child sex abuse charges

John Wetteland, the former Yankees and Rangers closer, was arrested Monday on child sex abuse charges, the Dallas Morning News reported. The 52-year-old Wetteland is being... Read more ...

Judge Blocks White House From Adding Census Question

Judge Blocks White House From Adding Census Question

A federal judge in New York has barred the Trump administration from adding a question about citizenship to the 2020 census. US District Judge Jesse Furman said Tuesday that... Read more ...