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U.S. Supreme Court lets mystery company file appeal under seal

9 minutes ago   |   Reuters

The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed an unknown foreign government-owned company that is contesting a subpoena issued by a grand jury in a sealed case possibly linked to...
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Louisiana governor issues video touting re-election bid

13 minutes ago   |   Miami Herald

Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards officially kicked off his re-election bid with an online video that not only touts his performance, but also warns he'll be a target of...
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Ocasio-Cortez gives ‘zero' f-ks about what other Democrats think

Ocasio-Cortez gives ‘zero' f-ks about what other Democrats think

1 hour ago   |   New York Post

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez admitted that she gives “zero” f-ks when her Democratic colleagues criticize the youngest woman elected to the House for speaking her mind...
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How to Prevent the Next Election Disaster

2 hours ago   |   Politico

The 2020 presidential contest has already begun, with several Democratic candidates declaring their intention to challenge Donald Trump for the Oval Office and
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DealBook Briefing: World Economic Forum Begins With a Warning

2 hours ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

An influential financier says investors should pay heed to growing social tensions - and the message is resonating at the gathering in Davos, Switzerland.
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Political shifts, sales slump cast shadow over gun industry

3 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

By LISA MARIE PANE When gunmakers and dealers gather this week in Las Vegas for the industry's largest annual conference, they will be grappling with slumping sales and a shift...
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The International Criminal Court just acquitted the former Ivory Coast president. What happens now?

4 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

The move raises a number of questions about the ICC - and the next Ivory Coast elections.
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Tech billionaire, Democrats clash over campaign tactics and data

4 hours ago   |   Politico

Billionaire Reid Hoffman quietly became a major force in Democratic politics over the last two years, but his groups' clashes within the party and involvement in controversial...
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Times Insider: How The Times Is Keeping Track of the Democratic Candidates for 2020

5 hours ago   |   NY Times

After Senator Kamala Harris's announcement, there are eight hats in the ring - plus six people likely to run and eight more who might. Our Politics desk is keeping it all...
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For Democrats, South Carolina Already Looms Large for the 2020 Race

5 hours ago   |   NY Times

In an increasingly diverse Democratic Party, South Carolina will be the first presidential primary in which a majority of voters will be African-American.
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‘Roma' & ‘The Favorite' Lead Oscar Nominations

‘Roma' & ‘The Favorite' Lead Oscar Nominations

The Oscar nominations are being announced Tuesday morning. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is revealing the nominees in all 24 categories. 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 ...

Soccer star among missing after plane disappears over English Channel

Soccer star among missing after plane disappears over English Channel

Argentinian soccer star Emiliano Sala was one of two people aboard a small plane that went missing over the English Channel, the French civil aviation authority said Tuesday... Read more ...

Oscar nominations 2019: Full list of nominees, surprises, snubs

Oscar nominations 2019: Full list of nominees, surprises, snubs

Hollywood's award season gold rush reaches full gallop Tuesday with the announcement of nominations for the 91st annual Academy Awards. Will dark horse “Bohemian Rhapsody”... Read more ...

'Roma,' 'The Favourite' lead Oscar nomination with 10 nods

'Roma,' 'The Favourite' lead Oscar nomination with 10 nods

Alfonso Cuaron's "Roma" and Yorgos Lanthimos' "The Favourite" have led all films with 10 nominations each heading to the 91st Academy Awards. 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 ...

Australian Open 2019: American youngster Frances Tiafoe falls to Rafel Nadal...

Australian Open 2019: American youngster Frances Tiafoe falls to Rafel Nadal in quarterfinals

Another Australian Open semifinal awaits for Rafael Nadal, who was a class above American youngster Frances Tiafoe in the last eight. Read more ...

Active shooter reported at suburban Chicago mall

Active shooter reported at suburban Chicago mall

Police were called Monday evening to a reported active shooter at Orland Square Mall in Orland Park, a suburb southwest of Chicago. Read more ...

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

Here is what you need to know. The government shutdown reaches a 32nd day. The shutdown could cost US gross domestic product in excess of $6 billion - more than President... Read more ...

Family confirms second victim injured in Taos Ski Valley avalanche has died

Family confirms second victim injured in Taos Ski Valley avalanche has died

Corey Borg 22, was killed in an avalanche while skiing Kachina Peak at Taos Ski Valley last week. Read more ...