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Betsy DeVos loses student loan lawsuit brought by 19 states

5 monthes ago   |   By Los Angeles Times

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos lost a lawsuit brought by 19 states and the District of Columbia, accusing her department of wrongly delaying implementation of Obama-era regulations meant to protect student loan borrowers from predatory practices. A Washington federal court judge ruled Wednesday...
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Betsy DeVos Loses Lawsuit Over Obama-Era Student Loan Rules

Betsy DeVos Loses Lawsuit Over Obama-Era Student Loan Rules

5 monthes ago   |   By The Huffington Post

A judge ruled the secretary of education's attempts to delay the Obama administration's regulations "unlawful."
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Trump taps Kelly Knight Craft as UN Ambassador

Trump taps Kelly Knight Craft as UN Ambassador

President Donald Trump on Friday night announced he will nominate current Ambassador to Canada Kelly Knight Craft as his next Ambassador to the United Nations. "Kelly has done... Read more ...

Trump To Bar Family Planning Clinics From Abortion Referrals

Trump To Bar Family Planning Clinics From Abortion Referrals

The move would impede the ability of providers like Planned Parenthood to offer health care for women. Read more ...

Trump blames 'radical left' for collapse of New York's Amazon deal

Trump blames 'radical left' for collapse of New York's Amazon deal

President Donald Trump on Friday blamed the “radical left” for Amazon's decision last week to pull out of its plan to build a second headquarters in New York, calling it a “big... Read more ...

Virginia Lt. Gov. Scandal May Get Even Messier

Virginia Lt. Gov. Scandal May Get Even Messier

Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax is blasting plans by state House Republicans to have a public hearing where Fairfax and the two women who have accused him of sexual assault... Read more ...

Gavin Newsom Orders New DNA Test In Controversial Death Row Case

Gavin Newsom Orders New DNA Test In Controversial Death Row Case

The case of death row inmate Kevin Cooper may reflect poorly on Sen. Kamala Harris as she vies for the 2020 nomination. Read more ...

Mueller rebuffs Roger Stone's claims that he tipped off CNN

Mueller rebuffs Roger Stone's claims that he tipped off CNN

Special counsel Robert Mueller's office is formally denying Roger Stone's claims that journalists got early access to his indictment last month, allowing CNN to film the GOP... Read more ...

New York Prosecutors Will Charge Manafort In Bid To Prevent Trump Pardon...

New York Prosecutors Will Charge Manafort In Bid To Prevent Trump Pardon: Reports

The president has so far refused to take pardoning his former campaign chairman off the table. Read more ...

House to vote Tuesday to block Trump's emergency declaration

House to vote Tuesday to block Trump's emergency declaration

The House plans to vote Tuesday on legislation to block President Donald Trump's attempt to circumvent Congress to fund his border wall, Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Friday. The... Read more ...

South Dakota governor says Trump trade wars have 'devastated' the state

South Dakota governor says Trump trade wars have 'devastated' the state

South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem said Friday that President Donald Trump's trade wars have “devastated” her state, and though she agreed that countries like China were not... Read more ...

Federal Prosecutors Broke Law With Plea Deal In Jeffrey Epstein Case, Judge Says

Federal Prosecutors Broke Law With Plea Deal In Jeffrey Epstein Case, Judge Says

The federal prosecutors include U.S. Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta, who was the U.S. attorney in Miami at the time. Read more ...