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U.S. Unseals Drug Trafficking Charges Against Venezuela's President Maduro

13 days ago   |   By NPR

Attorney General William Barr announced the prosecution at a Justice Department deserted amid the coronavirus pandemic. Maduro is unlikely to see the inside of a U.S. courtroom.
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U.S. to file drug trafficking charges against Venezuelan president

U.S. to file drug trafficking charges against Venezuelan president

13 days ago   |   By NBC News

The U.S. and Maduro have long been at odds over the country's extensive corruption.
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Venezuelan President to Be Charged in the U.S. With Drug Trafficking

13 days ago   |   By NY Times

Federal prosecutors plan to accuse President Nicolás Maduro of participating in a “narco-terrorism conspiracy.”
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Venezuela's Maduro to face U.S. drug trafficking charges - source

13 days ago   |   By National Post

WASHINGTON - The U.S. government is expected to bring criminal charges against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro and several other Venezuelan officials on Thursday, accusing them of involvement in drug trafficking, a person familiar with the matter said.
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Key Player in Clinton Scandal Is Dead at 70

Key Player in Clinton Scandal Is Dead at 70

Linda Tripp, whose secretly recorded conversations with White House intern Monica Lewinsky led to the 1998 impeachment of President Bill Clinton, died Wednesday at age 70. Her... Read more ...

Body Of Kathleen Kennedy Townsend's Grandson Found: Police

Body Of Kathleen Kennedy Townsend's Grandson Found: Police

Gideon McKean was found less than a week after the 8-year-old and his mother, Maeve Kennedy Townsend McKean, went missing while out on a canoe. Read more ...

GOP Senator To Sell Off All Individual Stocks After Coronavirus Trade Backlash

GOP Senator To Sell Off All Individual Stocks After Coronavirus Trade Backlash

Sen. Kelly Loeffler faced severe scrutiny after reports revealed that she sold up to $3.1 million in stock as the coronavirus pandemic intensified. Read more ...

Fed eases Wells Fargo growth cap to boost emergency loans

Fed eases Wells Fargo growth cap to boost emergency loans

The Federal Reserve on Wednesday eased the punitive growth restrictions it placed on Wells Fargo after a raft of consumer abuse scandals, allowing the giant bank to offer... Read more ...

Bernie Sanders suspends his presidential campaign

Bernie Sanders suspends his presidential campaign

Bernie Sanders is suspending his 2020 presidential campaign, ceding the Democratic nomination to Joe Biden after a string of losses last month crippled his campaign. He... Read more ...

Pelosi And Schumer Push To Double Size Of 'Interim Emergency' Relief Bill

Pelosi And Schumer Push To Double Size Of 'Interim Emergency' Relief Bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell wants another $250 billion for small businesses. Democrats want that, plus $250 billion for hospitals and state and local governments. Read more ...

Trump: GOP should fight mail-in voting because it 'doesn't work out well for...

Trump: GOP should fight mail-in voting because it 'doesn't work out well for Republicans'

President Donald Trump on Wednesday directed Republicans to "fight very hard" against efforts to expand mail-in voting amid the coronavirus pandemic, suggesting that such a... Read more ...

2020 Presidential Candidates: Which Democrats Are Running

2020 Presidential Candidates: Which Democrats Are Running

The Democratic presidential field started out as the most diverse ever, and the largest in at least 40 years. It's since winnowed down. (Image credit: Photo Illustration: Getty... Read more ...

Poll: Obama would be better amid coronavirus, but Trump bests Biden

Poll: Obama would be better amid coronavirus, but Trump bests Biden

Voters believe former President Barack Obama would be a better leader than President Donald Trump amid the coronavirus pandemic, according to a POLITICO/Morning Consult poll... Read more ...

White House Press Secretary Grisham Moves Back To First Lady's Office

White House Press Secretary Grisham Moves Back To First Lady's Office

Stephanie Grisham, Trump's third press secretary, did not hold a press briefing during her tenure. She is moving back to the first lady's office. (Image credit: Chip... Read more ...