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Despite public anger, no progress in Iraq political deadlock

Despite public anger, no progress in Iraq political deadlock

51 minutes ago   |   Politico

BAGHDAD - Weeks after followers of an influential cleric stormed parliament, Iraq's political crisis shows no signs of abating, despite rising public anger over a debilitating...
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What to Watch in Hawaii's primary elections

8 hours ago   |   NY Times

There are competitive races for governor and a House seat in this blue state, where the Democratic primaries are likely to determine who wins in November.
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Shapiro to launch ads hitting Mastriano over ties to far-right social media site

12 hours ago   |   Politico

Pennsylvania Democratic gubernatorial nominee Josh Shapiro is launching a pair of attack ads targeting his opponent's ties to the far-right social media network Gab. The...
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Massachusetts Secretary of State, Attorney General candidates talk public-records enforcement

13 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Challengers for Secretary of State and a race for the open Attorney General seat mean at least one of the two offices in charge of attempting to corral public-records scofflaws...
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Biden gets a big victory and Democrats get some November talking points

17 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

President Biden's party remains on the defensive in the coming elections, but a flurry of events has given Democrats hope of holding off the worst this fall.
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Conspiracies complicate voting machine debate in Louisiana

22 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

BATON ROUGE, La. - The need for Louisiana to replace its voting machines is not in dispute. They are badly outdated - deployed in 2006, the year after Hurricane Katrina struck...
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Sinema took Wall Street money while killing tax on investors

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, the Arizona Democrat who single-handedly thwarted her party's longtime goal of raising taxes on wealthy investors, received nearly $1 million...
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Editorial: FBI, DOJ must be transparent about Mar-a-Lago search

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

The FBI's search Monday of former President Donald Trump's home is being construed as confirming two opposing views. For those opposed to Trump, the FBI's historic action marks...
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Lucas: MBTA mess remains part of Charlie Baker's legacy

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

“The people of Massachusetts deserve a well-managed, well-run, cost-effective transit system.” That is what Gov. Charlie Baker said about the ailing MBTA eight years ago. He...
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Jury: Democratic PAC defamed Roy Moore, awards him $8.2M

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio

MONTGOMERY, Ala. - A federal jury awarded Republican Roy Moore $8.2 million in damages Friday after finding a Democratic-aligned super PAC defamed him in a TV ad recounting...
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Trump's name is not on the ballot Tuesday, but his thumb rests heavily on...

Trump's name is not on the ballot Tuesday, but his thumb rests heavily on the scale

There is a good chance these will be the last bids for seats in Congress for two of the best-known women in American politics - Republican icons Liz Cheney of Wyoming and Sarah... Read more ...

Opinion | Concealing Classified Documents Is the Strongest Case Against...

Opinion | Concealing Classified Documents Is the Strongest Case Against Trump Yet

Former president Donald Trump's stubborn refusal to return highly classified material forced the Justice Department's hand, resulting in the execution of a search warrant at... Read more ...

A Science Fiction Writer's Non-Utopian Hope on Climate Change

A Science Fiction Writer's Non-Utopian Hope on Climate Change

Evidence that the world is warming is growing harder to ignore: The hottest temperatures ever were recorded in parts of Europe this summer. Wildfires are incinerating parts of... Read more ...

How New Moms Convinced Republicans It Was Finally Okay to Expand Medicaid

How New Moms Convinced Republicans It Was Finally Okay to Expand Medicaid

HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. - The early days of Courtney Smith's pregnancy were dark. She bled for six weeks, a common but frightening experience during the first trimester of... Read more ...

Rushdie reportedly off ventilator and talking

Rushdie reportedly off ventilator and talking

MAYVILLE, N.Y. - “The Satanic Verses” author Salman Rushdie was taken off a ventilator and able to talk Saturday, a day after he was stabbed as he prepared to give a lecture in... Read more ...

Despite public anger, no progress in Iraq political deadlock

Despite public anger, no progress in Iraq political deadlock

BAGHDAD - Weeks after followers of an influential cleric stormed parliament, Iraq's political crisis shows no signs of abating, despite rising public anger over a debilitating... Read more ...

Even on vacation, South Carolina waits on Joe Biden

Even on vacation, South Carolina waits on Joe Biden

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Like many places, the Day Dawn Baptist Church, a stately red brick building along Highway 45 in Pineville, has had its routines dramatically disrupted by the... Read more ...

Breves enfrentamientos frenan conteo en comicios de Kenia

NAIROBI, Kenia - Las pacíficas elecciones presidenciales en Kenia sufrieron una breve interrupción el sábado en el centro nacional de conteo, entre tensiones sobre los... Read more ...

ASK IRA: Could Erik Spoelstra go with revolving-door Heat lineups?

Q: Hi, Ira. OK, this might be a good problem for Erik Spoelstra to have, but what if Victor Oladipo outplays Tyler Herro during training camp? He might be as good offensively... Read more ...

Patriots position-by-position roster breakdown: Who's in, who's out

With the Patriots nearly three weeks into training camp, some players have already put their stamp on roster spots, while others are still trying to make an impression. It was... Read more ...