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Adam Schiff Gives 'Confused' Republicans A Blunt Lesson In What Unity Means

Adam Schiff Gives 'Confused' Republicans A Blunt Lesson In What Unity Means

21 minutes ago   |   The Huffington Post

The Democratic congressman from California offers up a reality check.
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Most GOP Senators Vote to Dismiss Trump Trial

Most GOP Senators Vote to Dismiss Trump Trial

1 hour ago   |   Newser

Former President Trump's impeachment trial begins Feb. 9, but a vote Tuesday in the Senate revealed a mostly partisan split over the validity of having the trial in the first...
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The Road to Clemency From Trump Was Closed to Most Who Sought It

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

Of the nearly 240 pardons and commutations he granted during his term, only 25 came through the regular Justice Department process. The rest were a product of connections...
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In Phone Call, Biden Presses Putin Over Cyber Breach, Navalny

In Phone Call, Biden Presses Putin Over Cyber Breach, Navalny

1 hour ago   |   NPR

Despite disagreements on many issues, the president and the Russian leader agreed to extend the only remaining U.S.-Russia nuclear arms control deal. (Image credit: Alexei...
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Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene Liked Posts Calling For Killing Democratic Politicians: Reports

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene Liked Posts Calling For Killing Democratic Politicians: Reports

2 hours ago   |   The Huffington Post

“Many posts have been liked. Many posts have been shared. Some did not represent my views,” the newly elected Georgia Republican said.
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YouTube Delivers Bad News to Trump, Giuliani

YouTube Delivers Bad News to Trump, Giuliani

2 hours ago   |   Newser

If Donald Trump had hoped to get one of his online megaphones back soon, he might have to cross YouTube off his list. As the last major social-media platform to suspend the...
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US says Eritrean forces should leave Tigray immediately

2 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

NAIROBI, Kenya - The United States said all soldiers from Eritrea should leave Ethiopia's embattled Tigray region “immediately.” A State Department spokesperson in an email to...
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Senator Presiding Over Impeachment Trial Taken to Hospital

Senator Presiding Over Impeachment Trial Taken to Hospital

4 hours ago   |   Newser

Sen. Patrick Leahy, who's presiding over the impeachment trial of former President Trump, was taken to a hospital Tuesday evening after saying he didn't feel well. After an...
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Kerry aims to talk US back into a lead role in climate fight

4 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

From a wood-paneled library in his Boston mansion, new climate envoy John Kerry is talking the U.S. back into a leading role in global climate action, making clear the nation...
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AP Exclusive: DOJ rescinds ‘zero tolerance' immigration rule

4 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The Justice Department rescinded a Trump-era memo that established a “zero tolerance” enforcement policy for migrants crossing the U.S.-Mexico border illegally...
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Only 5 GOP Senators Vote to Proceed With Trump Trial

Only 5 GOP Senators Vote to Proceed With Trump Trial

Senate Republicans voted overwhelmingly Tuesday against moving forward with Donald Trump's historic second impeachment trial, making clear a conviction of the former president... Read more ...

Baseball Hall of Fame rejects politically outspoken star Curt Schilling

Baseball Hall of Fame rejects politically outspoken star Curt Schilling

The Baseball Hall of Fame on Tuesday chose not to induct Curt Schilling, the star pitcher whose candidacy was colored by controversial political statements. The National... Read more ...

Biden to issue executive orders promoting racial equity

Biden to issue executive orders promoting racial equity

President Joe Biden on Tuesday is unveiling an additional slate of executive actions to promote racial equity, a move to fulfill a key campaign promise that he made during the... Read more ...

Senate Confirms Antony Blinken As 71st Secretary Of State

Senate Confirms Antony Blinken As 71st Secretary Of State

The Senate voted 78-22 to approve Blinken. Read more ...

Larry Kudlow to host new program on Fox Business Network

Larry Kudlow to host new program on Fox Business Network

Fox News Media announced on Tuesday that Larry Kudlow, former President Donald Trump's top economic adviser, would host a new weekday program on the Fox Business... Read more ...

Acting Capitol Police Chief Apologizes to Congress

Acting Capitol Police Chief Apologizes to Congress

Acknowledging that the Capitol Police department "failed to meet its own high standards" during the Jan. 6 riot, the agency's acting chief apologized to a House committee on... Read more ...

Biden to Unveil Another Big Reversal of Trump

Biden to Unveil Another Big Reversal of Trump

President Biden is set to announce a wide-ranging moratorium on new oil and gas leasing on US lands, as his administration moves to reverse Trump administration policies on... Read more ...

Rand Paul to force vote on constitutionality of Trump impeachment trial

Rand Paul to force vote on constitutionality of Trump impeachment trial

GOP Sen. Rand Paul will force a vote Tuesday on whether putting a former president on trial for impeachment charges is constitutional. Paul's effort reflects the widespread... Read more ...

‘We did not do enough': Acting Capitol Police chief apologizes for security...

‘We did not do enough': Acting Capitol Police chief apologizes for security failure

The acting Capitol Police chief on Tuesday apologized to Congress for the security failures at the complex the day of the deadly Jan. 6 riots, acknowledging in an extraordinary... Read more ...

Mayorkas nomination moves forward, no word on confirmation yet

Mayorkas nomination moves forward, no word on confirmation yet

The Senate Homeland Security Committee on Tuesday voted to move forward Alejandro Mayorkas' nomination to lead the Department of Homeland Security - edging him closer to a... Read more ...