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Who is Heinz-Christian Strache? Austria's Anti-Immigration Vice Chancellor Steps Down Amid Video Scandal

3 monthes ago   |   By Newsweek

Strache was secretly videotaped in 2017 discussing a deal with a supposed Russian to exchange government contracts for political backing.
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Austria's Vice Chancellor Quits After Video Surfaces Of Meeting With Russian Investor

Austria's Vice Chancellor Quits After Video Surfaces Of Meeting With Russian Investor

3 monthes ago   |   By NPR

The video appeared to show Heinz-Christian Strache offering business deals for political support. Strache, of Austria's far-right Freedom Party, called the taping a "targeted political assassination." (Image credit: Alex Halada/AFP/Getty Images)
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Coming For Your AR-15? Beto O'Rourke Scrambles Dems' Gun Message

Coming For Your AR-15? Beto O'Rourke Scrambles Dems' Gun Message

Democrats have long contended their support for gun control laws doesn't mean they want to take away law-abiding citizen's firearms. Read more ...

Protester throws red liquid at legislators, shutting down California Senate

Protester throws red liquid at legislators, shutting down California Senate

SACRAMENTO - The state Senate ground to a halt at 5:14 p.m. during today's final session when a protester threw a red liquid from the upstairs gallery onto the legislative... Read more ...

Appeals Court Rules Against Trump In Foreign Payments Case

Appeals Court Rules Against Trump In Foreign Payments Case

The lawsuit accused Trump of failing to disentangle himself from his hotels and other businesses. Read more ...

Ocasio-Cortez endorses Markey as Joe Kennedy eyes his Senate seat

Ocasio-Cortez endorses Markey as Joe Kennedy eyes his Senate seat

Sen. Ed Markey on Friday got a major boost in the not-so-invisible primary between himself and Rep. Joe Kennedy, nabbing an endorsement from liberal firebrand Alexandria... Read more ...

Court reinstates suit against Fox News over Seth Rich murder saga

Court reinstates suit against Fox News over Seth Rich murder saga

A federal appeals court has reinstated a lawsuit filed by the parents of murdered Democratic National Committee staffer Seth Rich against Fox News over its role in an alleged... Read more ...

China to exempt U.S. pork and soybeans from additional trade war duties, in...

China to exempt U.S. pork and soybeans from additional trade war duties, in response to Trump's tariff delay

This story is being published for Pros as part of a content partnership with the South China Morning Post. It originally appeared on scmp.com on Sept. 13, 2019. China has... Read more ...

‘My AR Is Ready For You': GOP Lawmaker Sends Ominous Message To Beto O'Rourke

‘My AR Is Ready For You': GOP Lawmaker Sends Ominous Message To Beto O'Rourke

O'Rourke called the tweet from Briscoe Cain a "death threat," and his campaign is reporting it to the FBI. Read more ...

Facebook Drops 'Inaccurate' Label On Anti-Abortion Videos After 4 GOP...

Facebook Drops 'Inaccurate' Label On Anti-Abortion Videos After 4 GOP Senators Complain

“It is very concerning that a letter from a group of senators can silence the voices of medical and scientific experts,” said a doctor who flagged the false info. Read more ...

Democratic Front-Runners Spar On Stage For The First Time In Houston...

Democratic Front-Runners Spar On Stage For The First Time In Houston Presidential Debate

The much-anticipated confrontation between leading 2020 candidates Joe Biden, Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders never really came to fruition. Read more ...

How Warren Won Without Having a Big Moment

How Warren Won Without Having a Big Moment

The big moments of the Houston debate will undoubtedly include Julian Castro's not-so-subtle attack on Joe Biden's mental capacity. (“Are you forgetting what you said two... Read more ...