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Ramaphosa Allies Secure Key Positions in ANC Gauteng Leadership

1 hour ago   |   Bloomberg

Allies of South African President Cyril Ramaphosa secured key positions in the ruling party's leadership in the Gauteng province, boosting his power ahead of national elections...
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Trump Tries to Change the Subject as Russia Fallout Rattles GOP

4 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

President Donald Trump is changing the subject - but it's not clear how easily Republicans in Congress will be able to move on.
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`Contentious' Duterte, Philippines' Inflation Worry for Moody's

9 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

The Philippines kept its investment-grade rating at Moody's Investors Service, but not without a caution about threats posed by elevated inflation and political risks...
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New ‘Medicare for All' House Caucus Formed to Promote Single Payer Healthcare

9 hours ago   |   Politicus USA

A large group of progressive Democrats in the House of Representatives established a new “Medicare for All” caucus on Thursday morning. This was an important step to eventually...
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Putin isn't welcome in Congress, Pelosi says

10 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

The House minority leader called the Russian leader a ‘tyrant' and said it was ‘beyond belief' that President Trump would invite him to Washington.
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Congress caves on bid to reverse Trump deal with ZTE

12 hours ago   |   NY Daily News   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - Congress is abandoning an effort to clamp down on the Chinese telecom giant ZTE in a defense bill, essentially green-lighting the Trump administration's deal to...
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In IL-6, Roskam and Casten clash over election security funding

12 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - The candidates for Illinois 6th Congressional District traded barbs over election security funding and Russian interference Friday. It was an early fight in what is a...
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Facebook Sets Lobbying Record Amid Cambridge Analytica Fallout

12 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Facebook Inc. set a company record for lobbying spending in the second quarter, the period during which Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg testified before Congress and...
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Danny O'Connor On The State of His Race In Ohio: I Think We're In A Great Position To Win & Deliver Some Representation To Washington That Fights For Working People”

13 hours ago   |   FOX News

Danny O'Connor is running for U.S. Congress in Ohio's 12th district against Republican Ohio State Sen. Troy Balderson. The race in Ohio is the only special election in the...
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Lewis strikes back after comments surface from his 2012 show

13 hours ago   |   National Post

MINNEAPOLIS - U.S. Rep. Jason Lewis, a Minnesota Republican, is striking back after a comment surfaced Friday from a 2012 radio show in which he claimed black people have an...
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Mega Millions jackpot reaches $433 million

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Disney fires 'Guardians of the Galaxy' director after controversial tweets...

Disney fires 'Guardians of the Galaxy' director after controversial tweets surface

James Gunns' tweets made light of pedophilia and rape. Read more ...

Father of 2 Parkland school shooting survivors is shot and killed during a...

Father of 2 Parkland school shooting survivors is shot and killed during a robbery

A man entered the store, held the store owner at gunpoint, took money and left. Then the gunman returned and fatally shot the father of four. Read more ...

More than 100 former students allege sexual misconduct by Ohio State...

More than 100 former students allege sexual misconduct by Ohio State University doctor

Investigators have interviewed hundreds of former students and staff. Read more ...

9 members of the same family are among the 17 victims in Missouri duck boat...

9 members of the same family are among the 17 victims in Missouri duck boat capsizing

Nine members of the same family were among the 17 killed when a duck boat capsized in Table Rock Lake in Branson, Missouri, on Thursday. The boat's driver was also among the 17... Read more ...

It's been 49 years since first humans set foot on the moon

It's been 49 years since first humans set foot on the moon

Astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin went where no one had gone before. Read more ...

Dentist has patients flocking for teeth cleanings after 'In My Fillings'...

Dentist has patients flocking for teeth cleanings after 'In My Fillings' challenge

A Greenville, South Carolina dentist has officially won the Drake-inspired "In My Feelings" challenge with a twist. Read more ...

A baby who was just born at Chick-fil-A will now get free food from the...

A baby who was just born at Chick-fil-A will now get free food from the chain for life

A baby who was born at a Chick-fil-A restaurant in San Antonio, Texas, has been awarded free food for life and a guaranteed job when she reaches 14. Her parents had stopped at... Read more ...

Michael Cohen secretly taped Trump discussing Playmate hush money

Michael Cohen secretly taped Trump discussing Playmate hush money

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's longtime lawyer Michael Cohen secretly recorded a conversation with Trump before the presidential election in which they discussed... Read more ...

Bristol Palin joining 'Teen Mom: OG' cast

Bristol Palin joining 'Teen Mom: OG' cast

Sarah Palin's daughter will reportedly be replacing well-known cast member Farrah Abraham. Read more ...