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Newly revealed notes drag congressional Republicans into Trump's election-subversion effort

1 month ago   |   The Washington Post

"Just say that the election was corrupt + leave the rest to me and the R. Congressmen," said President Donald Trump to acting attorney general Jeffrey Rosen.
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Trump to acting AG, according to aide's notes: ‘Just say the election was corrupt + leave the rest to me'

1 month ago   |   The Washington Post   |   2 articles

President Donald Trump bluntly urged acting attorney general Jeffrey Rosen to back claims of voter fraud, which senior Justice officials told him were false.
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Trump told DOJ officials to 'just say that the election was corrupt' and 'leave the rest to me,' new documents show

Trump told DOJ officials to 'just say that the election was corrupt' and 'leave the rest to me,' new documents show

1 month ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump pressured the top two Department of Justice officials in December to publicly announce that the 2020 election was "corrupt...
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House Oversight Committee Releases Handwritten Evidence Of Trump Sedition

1 month ago   |   Politicus USA

The House Oversight Committee has released handwritten notes from the acting Attorney General detailing Trump's instructions to overturn the election.
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O'Rourke, protesters begin nearly 30-mile Texas voting march

1 month ago   |   My Sanantonio

GEORGETOWN, Texas - As Rebecca Flores set out on a nearly 30-mile voting rights march to the Texas Capitol on Wednesday, she recalled another long distance: the drive her...
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DOJ won't defend Brooks in lawsuit over Capitol violence

1 month ago   |   My Sanantonio

MONTGOMERY, Ala. - The U.S. Department of Justice won't help defend U.S. Rep. Mo Brooks of Alabama against a civil lawsuit that claims he helped to incite the Jan. 6 violence...
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Trump clings to false election claims at Arizona rally

Trump clings to false election claims at Arizona rally

1 month ago   |   Politico

Former President Donald Trump on Saturday sought to lend credence to the partisan audit of presidential ballots cast in Arizona, holding his first rally there since the 2020...
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Trump Says GOP Lost Senate After His 'Rigged' Election Gripes Discouraged Voters

Trump Says GOP Lost Senate After His 'Rigged' Election Gripes Discouraged Voters

1 month ago   |   The Huffington Post

“Republicans said, ‘We're not going to vote, because this election was rigged,'" Trump explained. Dems then won twin Senate seats in Georgia.
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Nicaragua arrests 7th presidential contender in Nov. 7 vote

1 month ago   |   Star Tribune

Nicaraguan police placed under house arrest a seventh presidential contender on Saturday, meaning that almost all of those who could have challenged President Daniel Ortega in...
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Californians tired of doing their part during triple-digit heat

Californians tired of doing their part during triple-digit heat

1 month ago   |   Politico

SACRAMENTO - Californians are tired of turning off their appliances in the summer heat. For years, state officials have counted on residents to rescue the electric grid from...
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James Polk, Pulitzer winner for Watergate reporting, dies at 83

He worked for the old Washington Star and later for NBC and CNN. Read more ...

Opinion: Journalism is Activism and Diverse Newsrooms Know That

It isn't news that journalists have been burned by their “conformity. ” From police shootings to sexual assaults, the voices sharing the news become just as important as the... Read more ...

Groups urge state to protect last wild Atlantic salmon in US

PORTLAND, Maine - Maine is home to the last wild Atlantic salmon populations in the U.S., but a new push to protect the fish at the state level is unlikely to land them on the... Read more ...

Californians tired of doing their part during triple-digit heat

Californians tired of doing their part during triple-digit heat

SACRAMENTO - Californians are tired of turning off their appliances in the summer heat. For years, state officials have counted on residents to rescue the electric grid from... Read more ...

Thousands defy Orbán with festive Pride parade backing gay rights in Hungary

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Chris Sale to pitch 4-5 innings in Sunday's rehab start with Double-A Portland

Chris Sale is expected to pitch four or five innings in his next rehab start with the Double-A Portland Sea Dogs on Sunday as the Red Sox left-hander continues to eye a return... Read more ...

Family of James Brown settles 15-year battle over his estate

COLUMBIA, S.C. - The family of entertainer James Brown has reached a settlement ending a 15-year battle over the late singer's estate, an attorney involved in the mediation... Read more ...

Biden faces challenges in bid to reach a bipartisan infrastructure plan

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French protesters reject virus passes, vaccine mandate

Some 160,000 people, including far-right activists and members of France's yellow vest movement, protested Saturday across the country against a bill requiring everyone to have... Read more ...

Wildfires blasting through West draw states to lend support

Out-of-state crews headed to Montana Saturday to battle a blaze that injured five firefighters as the West struggled with a series of fires that have ravaged rural lands and... Read more ...