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 2019-11-15 17:38 

The Daily Caller

Jury Finds Roger Stone Guilty...

A federal jury in Washington, D.C. on Friday found Roger Stone guilty on multiple charges in a case stemming from the special counsel's investigation....

 2019-11-15 17:38 

The Daily Caller

Bill Clinton Says Trump Should Forget About Impeachment And Do His Job...

Former President Bill Clinton on Thursday had some advice for President Donald Trump: forget about being impeached by House Democrats and get on with his job....

 2019-11-15 17:27 

Washington Post

Rodney Reed wants the governor to prevent his execution. It's happened just three times in Texas....

Commutations are rare in the Lone Star State, and the three inmates spared each had "quite unusual" cases....

 2019-11-15 17:25 

Washington Post

Nicaragua opposition activists arrested trying to aid strike...

Nicaragua's opposition says 13 activists including a Belgian-Nicaraguan student have been arrested as they tried to deliver aid to relatives of jailed government opponents...

 2019-11-15 17:22 

Washington Examiner

WATCH: CNN correspondent buries face in hands during reading of Trump call transcript...

CNN political correspondent Dana Bash buried her face in her hands as network anchor John King read off parts of President Trump's first phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky....

 2019-11-15 17:21 

Washington Examiner

House passes Export-Import Bank reauthorization spurned by White House and GOP Senate...

The House voted Friday to reauthorize the Export-Import Bank, the controversial agency that helps finance sales to other countries that has been hamstrung by conservatives for most of the Trump era....

 2019-11-15 17:14 

Washington Post

Gang leader accused of trying to send money to Islamic State...

A purported street-gang leader from suburban Chicago is accused of seeking to send money to Islamic State militants in Syria...

 2019-11-15 17:12 

Washington Post

Browns' Garrett suspended for rest of season by NFL...

Browns star defensive end Myles Garrett suspended for at least rest of season for violent, helmet-swinging outburst...

 2019-11-15 17:11 

Washington Examiner

Warren says she'll phase in 'Medicare for All' gradually via an opt-in government healthcare plan...

Democratic candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren introduced plans Friday to phase in her...

 2019-11-15 17:10 

Washington Post

The Latest: Roger Stone to remain free pending sentencing...

A judge says can Roger Stone can remain free pending his sentencing in February...

 2019-11-15 17:08 

Washington Post

On probation for fraud, he allegedly swindled again. And a woman lost her home....

Homeowners say they paid thousands to William Wayland for mortgage services he failed to provide....

 2019-11-15 17:06 

Washington Times

Free broadband? UK Labour Party promises nationalization...

LONDON (AP) - The British Labour Party's latest plan for public ownership of big industries sent shivers through the telecoms sector Friday with an electoral promise to nationalize part of the former phone monopoly BT to provide free fiber optic broad...

 2019-11-15 17:04 

Washington Times

Lawyers for school shooting suspect ask judge to recuse self...

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Lawyers for the person charged with shooting four people, one fatally, at Freeman High School are asking the judge to recuse himself from the case. Defense attorney Brooke Foley filed the motion last week, contending Spokane County S...

 2019-11-15 17:04 

The Hill

Yovanovitch: 'I do not understand Mr. Giuliani's motives for attacking me'...

Former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch said Friday that she did not understand Rudy Giuliani's "motives for attacking me."...

 2019-11-15 17:04 

Washington Post

AP Explains: What's wrong with hearsay evidence in Congress?...

A leading GOP critique of the House impeachment inquiry that launched into public view this week is that the evidence is hearsay. But hearsay rules are complex, and legal experts say it's problematic to dismiss the evidence with a hearsay objection....

 2019-11-15 17:03 

The Hill

Hillary Clinton weighs in on Trump tweets: Witness intimidation is a crime, 'fullstop'...

Former secretary of State and Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton weighed in on President Trump's tweet on Friday that criticized a witness in the impeachment inquiry, stating "witness intimidation is a crime."...

 2019-11-15 17:03 

Washington Times

Wrong-way driver killed in crash ID'd as 27-year-old woman...

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Authorities have identified a wrong-way driver killed Thursday in a multivehicle crash on Interstate 15 in Las Vegas as a 27-year-old woman. The Clark County coroner's office identified the driver as Ericka Avila of Las Vegas. Cause a...

 2019-11-15 17:03 

Washington Times

ACLU: NJ marijuana arrests jump about 35% over 4 years...

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - A report by the American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey shows marijuana-related arrests jumped about 35% over a four-year period ending in 2017. The ACLU-NJ published the data - based on FBI crime figure - on Friday. It showed ne...

 2019-11-15 17:03 

The Daily Caller

Judge Rules American-Born Woman Who Joined ISIS Is Not A US Citizen, Not Allowed To Return...

'Forgive me'...

 2019-11-15 17:02 

Washington Times

Wyoming lawmakers nix GPA incentive for scholarship program...

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming lawmakers have decided against giving college students more state scholarship money for high grades. The Joint Education Interim Committee voted 8-5 against the proposal Thursday in Cheyenne. The bill would have enabled stude...

 2019-11-15 17:02 

The Hill

Warren promises gradual move towards 'Medicare for All' in first 100 days...

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) plans to use a fast track maneuver to pass legislation to dramatically increase health insurance coverage during her first 100 days as president....

 2019-11-15 17:01 

Washington Times

AP Explains: What's wrong with hearsay evidence in Congress?...

FALLS CHURCH, Va. (AP) - A leading Republican critique of the House impeachment inquiry is that Democrats are relying on "hearsay" evidence. The word 'hearsay' is bandied about in legal circles all the time, and in its simplest form refers...

 2019-11-15 17:01 

Washington Times

Floating ice disk spotted on river in northern Maine...

HAYNESVILLE, Maine (AP) - A floating disk of ice has been spotted in northern Maine, bringing back memories of a large disk that formed last winter and quickly gained international fame. Chris Gooley says he pulled over near a bridge off Route 2 in Haynes...

 2019-11-15 17:01 

Washington Post

Iowa public defender quits side police job after criticism...

A supervisor in the Iowa public defender's office has resigned his side job as a police officer after critics said it created a conflict of interest...

 2019-11-15 17:00 

Washington Times

2 scheduled for February trial in Iowa man's stabbing death...

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) - Two men accused in the stabbing death of an Iowa man are scheduled to go on trial Feb. 3. Linn County District Court records say 32-year-old Drew Blahnik and 34-year-old Drew Wagner pleaded not guilty this week to charges of firs...

 2019-11-15 17:00 

The Hill

Countering malign Kremlin influence will be with us for decades...

The Russia threat has forced the United States to rethink its role and strategy....

 2019-11-15 17:00 

Washington Post

Live chat with The Fix: The latest on 2020 and impeachment - CANCELED...

Washington Post reporters will be taking your questions on the impeachment inquiry and the 2020 election. Join us live on Friday at 12 p.m. ET....

 2019-11-15 17:00 

Washington Post

Corey Stewart's county no more: Virginia county aims to become liberal model...

Newly Democratic, diverse Prince William Board of County Supervisors plans to revisit ICE agreement and embrace racial and social equity....

 2019-11-15 16:59 

Federal News Network

Iowa public defender quits side police job after criticism...

A supervisor in the Iowa public defender's office has resigned his side job as a police officer after critics said it created a conflict of interest......

 2019-11-15 16:59 

Washington Times

Iowa public defender quits side police job after criticism...

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - A supervisor in the Iowa public defender's office has resigned his longtime side job as a police officer after critics said it created a conflict of interest. Mike Adams, supervisor of the special defense unit, resigned last mon...

 2019-11-15 16:59 

Washington Times

Army Corps of Engineers adding sand to Grays Harbor jetty...

WESTPORT, Wash. (AP) - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will place about 55,000 cubic yards of sand at the Grays Harbor south jetty breach fill near Westport, Washington. The sand is intended to protect against continuing erosion and the risk of a breach ...

 2019-11-15 16:59 

Barron's

Google Is Facing More Legal Scrutiny. Investors Don't Seem Worried....

The stock of Google parent company Alphabet are up almost 28% since the Wall Street Journal reported in June that the Justice Department was preparing an antitrust investigation of Google....

 2019-11-15 16:59 

Federal News Network

NASCAR's Cup Series finale sells out for 6th straight year...

NASCAR's Cup Series season finale is sold out for the sixth consecutive year......

 2019-11-15 16:58 

Washington Times

Flathead school gets new resource officer after 11 years...

KALISPELL, Mont. (AP) - Flathead's Bigfork High School has its first school resource officer in 11 years. KTVM-TV reports Friday that the position was filled at the urging of law enforcement and reflects common concerns over school safety, bullying an...

 2019-11-15 16:58 

Washington Examiner

Pope Francis: Church might fight capitalism by adding 'sin against ecology'...

Pope Francis said he was considering updating the Catholic Church catechism to include sins against the environment as he urged a continued fight against...

 2019-11-15 16:58 

Washington Times

Mississippi county appoints interim sheriff...

COLUMBUS, Miss. (AP) - A Mississippi county's chief deputy, who sought the sheriff's position but lost, will serve in that role for a month. The Commercial Dispatch reports Lowndes County's board of supervisors on Friday appointed Maj. Greg Wr...

 2019-11-15 16:58 

Barron's

Applied Materials Gets an Upgrade as the Memory Chip Recovery May Have Finally Begun...

Chip equipment maker Applied Materials has been upgraded by Nomura over signs a recovery in demand has finally begun....

 2019-11-15 16:57 

Washington Times

Philadelphia's trash trucks crashing more than once a day...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Philadelphia's sanitation fleet has been involved in about 2,000 accidents since June 2015, with two-thirds of the crashes determined to be the garbage truck driver's fault. The Philadelphia Inquirer reports that the accidents ...

 2019-11-15 16:56 

VOA

Roger Stone Guilty of Witness Tampering, Lying to Congress...

Roger Stone, a longtime friend and ally of President Donald Trump, has been found guilty at his trial in federal court in Washington.Stone was convicted Friday....

 2019-11-15 16:56 

Federal News Network

Outburst could be costly for Garrett...Trout, Bellinger are MVPs...AP Source: Carmelo Anthony to return to NBA with Blazers...

Corrects first item to say that Garrett, Pouncey and Ogunjobi were ejected, not DeCastro....

 2019-11-15 16:56 

The Hill

Pelosi signs bill making animal cruelty a federal crime...

Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) signed a bill on Friday that would make animal cruelty a federal crime, as bill co-sponsor Rep. Ted Deutch (R-Fla.) looked on while holding two dogs....

 2019-11-15 16:56 

Barron's

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Just Bought Restoration Hardware and Occidental Petroleum. Why Those Are Strange Stock Picks....

Both are controversial stocks, a far cry from the mostly plain-vanilla names in Berkshire's portfolio such as Coca-Cola and Bank of America....

 2019-11-15 16:54 

Federal News Network

Doorbell cameras captured final seconds of doomed flight...

A preliminary report says two doorbell cameras captured the final seconds of a small plane that crashed into a house in New Jersey last month and burst into flames......

 2019-11-15 16:53 

NPR

Roger Stone, Political Operative And Trump Aide, Guilty In False Statements Trial...

Stone faced charges that he lied to congressional investigators and obstructed an official proceeding. He pleaded not guilty and said he'd done nothing wrong....

 2019-11-15 16:52 

Washington Examiner

Trump talked Miss Universe pageant in first call with Zelensky: 'Always very well represented'...

President Trump released the transcript of his first call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, which revealed the two exchanged pleasantries about food and the Miss Universe Pageant....

 2019-11-15 16:52 

Washington Times

Nikki Haley suggests Tillerson, Kelly efforts to undermine Trump run 'against the Constitution'...

Nikki Haley, the former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, on Friday said that apparent attempts by former Trump administration officials Rex W. Tillerson and John F. Kelly to undermine the president ran counter both to the U.S. Constitution and to th...

 2019-11-15 16:52 

Washington Post

Trump associate Roger Stone found guilty of witness tampering, lying to Congress about his attempts to contact WikiLeaks...

Trump associate Roger Stone found guilty of witness tampering, lying to Congress about his attempts to contact WikiLeaks...

 2019-11-15 16:52 

Washington Times

Roger Stone guilty of obstruction, witness tampering and lying to Congress...

Roger Stone, President Trump's longtime confidante was convicted Friday of lying to Congress and obstructing the Russia probe, a stunning fall from grace for the Republican operative. The jury of nine women and three men found Mr. Stone guilty on all ...

 2019-11-15 16:51 

Washington Post

Talk about Travel...

The Post's travel writers and editors discuss your travel stories, questions, gripes and more....

 2019-11-15 16:51 

Washington Post

Q&A: Ronda Carman on holiday entertaining ideas...

The Washington Post hosts a live chat on home and design every week....

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