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 2021-11-30 22:16 

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Appeals court orders release of some Mueller report passages...

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal appeals court on Tuesday directed the Justice Department to disclose certain redacted passages from special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation report that relate to individuals who were investigated by pros...

 2021-11-30 17:47 

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Sources: Dr. Oz plans to run for Senate seat in Pennsylvania...

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Dr. Mehmet Oz, the celebrity heart surgeon best known as the host of TV's Dr. Oz Show, is planning to run for Pennsylvania's open U. S. Senate seat as a Republican, according to two people familiar with his plans. Shou...

 2021-11-29 19:13 

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Jan. 6 panel sets contempt vote for former DOJ official...

A House committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection will vote Wednesday to pursue contempt charges against a former Justice Department official, seeking criminal charges against a defiant witness for a second time after holding former White Ho...

 2021-11-29 16:28 

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Disney censors 'Simpsons' in Hong Kong, removes episode featuring Tiananmen Square joke...

HONG KONG (TND) - CNNand various other outlets are reporting that an episode of "The Simpsons" featuring a joke about Tiananmen Squarehas been removed from Disney+ in Hong Kong. The12th episode of Season 16, titled "Goo Goo Gai Pan", has t...

 2021-11-28 20:13 

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Hong Kong drama bags nominations at Golden Horse Awards...

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan's annual Golden Horse Awards kicked off Saturday with a Hong Kong drama receiving the most nominations for the Asian equivalent of the Academy Awards. The Golden Horse Awards, which began in 1962, is considered one o...

 2021-11-28 19:44 

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In Iraq, family mourns daughter who drowned crossing to UK...

IRBIL, Iraq (AP) — Snow globes, teddy bears and makeup brushes — these were the trinkets left behind in northern Iraq by Maryam Nouri who perished this week along with at least 26 others in an ill-fated voyage with dreams of reaching the Unite...

 2021-11-27 16:29 

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Japan PM vows to step up defense amid China, North Korea threats...

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, at his first troop review Saturday, renewed his pledge to consider "all options," including acquiring enemy base strike capability, and vowed to create a stronger Self-Defense Force to prot...

 2021-11-26 19:45 

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What happened to the Afghanistan evacuation?...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The evacuation of American citizens and others from Afghanistan didn't end with the departure of the last U. S. troops on Aug. 30, but it did slow to a trickle. The U. S. airlifted 124,000 people from Kabul, the capital, over a...

 2021-11-24 13:27 

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Beyond Manchin: Democrats' $2T bill faces Senate gauntlet...

WASHINGTON (AP) — It took half a year but Democrats have driven President Joe Biden's $2 trillion package of social and climate initiatives through the House. It gets no easier in the Senate, where painful Republican amendments, restrictive rule...

 2021-11-23 18:36 

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Russia, China sign roadmap for closer military cooperation...

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's defense chief on Tuesday signed a roadmap for closer military ties with China, pointing to increasingly frequent U. S. strategic bomber flights near both countries' borders. During a video call, Defense Minister Sergei...

 2021-11-23 17:28 

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Destitute Afghan families 'marrying off' baby daughters for dowries, per report...

AFGHANISTAN (TND) - Following the Taliban's takeover of the country, destitute families in Afghanistan are turning to "marrying off" their daughters for dowries, according to theUnited Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) and other reports. &#...

 2021-11-23 02:52 

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Florida massacre families to get millions for FBI's inaction...

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The families of most of those killed and wounded in the 2018 Florida high school massacre announced Monday have reached a multi-million dollar settlement with the federal government over the FBI's failure to stop the...

 2021-11-22 14:53 

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How many Americans are left in Afghanistan?...

WASHINGTON (SBG) - The situation in Afghanistan is "very desperate" as ISIS has reportedly taken over every province and Americans at home continue to work to get U. S. citizens and allies out of the country....

 2021-11-19 23:00 

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Pelosi mocks McCarthy's nine-hour overnight speech, says she 'didn't even pay attention'...

WASHINGTON (TND) — Speaker Nancy Pelosi mocked Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy's overnight speech during a press conference after the passage of the Build Back Better bill Friday, dismissing it as "not fraught with meaning or fact" and sa...

 2021-11-19 21:16 

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Afghans anxious over delays: 'We're worried for their lives'...

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — More than 28,000 Afghans have applied for temporary admission into the U. S. for humanitarian reasons since shortly before the Taliban recaptured Afghanistan and sparked a chaotic U. S. withdrawal, but only about 100 of them hav...

 2021-11-19 18:03 

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FBI investigating old NJ landfill for Jimmy Hoffa's remains...

DETROIT (AP) — The decadeslong odyssey to find the remains of former Teamsters boss Jimmy Hoffa apparently has turned to a former New Jersey landfill that sits below an elevated highway. The FBI obtained a search warrant to "conduct a site surve...

 2021-11-19 15:51 

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ISIS appears present in every province of Afghanistan, says U.N. envoy...

WASHINGTON (TND) - Along with saying that the country is"on the brink of a humanitarian catastrophe", the United Nations envoy for Afghanistan announced that the Islamic State has apparently expanded to every province of the nation. Following Amer...

 2021-11-19 12:28 

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In 'angry' hourslong, GOP's Kevin McCarthy stalls Biden bill...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Part political performance, part stall tactic, Republican leader Kevin McCarthy unleashed a long, rambling and vitriolic speech overnight, seizing control of the House floor and preempting passage of President Joe Biden's big d...

 2021-11-18 23:53 

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Trump endorses Gosar one day after House censure...

NEW YORK (AP) — Former President Donald Trump is endorsing Rep. Paul Gosar, one day after the Arizona Republican was censured by the House of Representatives for posting a violent cartoon video that depicted a character with his face killing one wit...

 2021-11-18 19:11 

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NASA: Space station remains at risk from weapons test debris...

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The International Space Station remains at increased risk from orbiting debris following this week's Russian weapons test, NASA said Thursday. On Monday, Russia launched a missile to destroy a satellite orbiting just ...

 2021-11-18 12:38 

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Afghan women soccer players flown to UK with Kim Kardashian's help...

LONDON (AP) — Members of Afghanistan's women's youth development soccer team arrived in Britain early Thursday after being flown from Pakistan with the help of a New York rabbi, a U. K. soccer club and Kim Kardashian. A plane carrying more t...

 2021-11-18 03:59 

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FBI counterterrorism efforts are misguided, parent advocate says...

WASHINGTON (SBG)- The House Judiciary Committee is now calling Attorney General Merrick Garland into question after his sworn testimony about the FBI's involvement in investigating parents as "domestic terrorists" seems to conflict with a whis...

 2021-11-17 21:45 

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New evidence emerges as FBI treats school board controversy as counter-terrorism matter...
 2021-11-17 19:14 

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GOP introducing measures to kill Biden vaccine mandate for private businesses...

Sen. Mike Braun, R-Ind. , said that he and the rest of his Senate Republican colleagues, including Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky. , will formally introduce legislative measures Wednesday to nullify the Biden administration's COVID-19 vaccine m...

 2021-11-17 17:05 

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Iran-backed hackers accused of targeting critical US sectors...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hackers linked to the Iranian government have been targeting a "broad range of victims" inside the United States, including by deploying ransomware, according to an advisory issued Wednesday by American, British and Austral...

 2021-11-17 16:37 

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Biden's fitness for office a concern for America, according to poll...

New Morning Consult/Politico polling shows a majority of respondents do not think President Joe Biden is a strong leader. Biden's health and mental acuity could be a sticking point for Americans who lack confidence in Biden's leadership abilities....

 2021-11-17 14:56 

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House to vote on censuring Gosar over posting violent video...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House is expected to vote Wednesday on a resolution to censure Republican Rep. Paul Gosar of Arizona for tweeting an animated video that depicted him striking Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N. Y. , with a sword. The resolutio...

 2021-11-16 23:08 

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AP source: House to vote on censuring Gosar over video...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House will vote Wednesday on a resolution to censure Republican Rep. Paul Gosar of Arizona for tweeting an animated video that depicted him striking Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N. Y. , with a sword. That's according to...

 2021-11-16 22:14 

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Leahy retirement sets off scramble in Vermont for successor...

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Democrat Patrick Leahy's announcement that he will retire after eight terms in the Senate has set off a scramble in Vermont over the rare opening in the state's tiny congressional delegation. While political observers ...

 2021-11-16 12:05 

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Blinken to Africa to boost US response to regional crises...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration's competition with China for influence didn't get off to a great start in Africa. In August, the top U. S. diplomat planned a visit, only to postpone it because of the turmoil in Afghanistan that pr...

 2021-11-15 23:23 

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US urged to help more people escape Taliban-led Afghanistan...

WASHINGTON (AP) — A coalition of organizations working to evacuate people who could be targeted by the Taliban rulers in Afghanistan appealed Monday for more assistance from the U. S. government and other nations as conditions deteriorate in the cou...

 2021-11-15 22:27 

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Prominent nonprofits rally around James O'Keefe after FBI raided his home...

WASHINGTON (TND) -- The American Civil Liberties Union spoke out against the FBI's "raid" at Project Veritas founder James O'Keefe's home, stating the raid was uncalled for and could have "serious consequences for press freedom. &#...

 2021-11-15 20:55 

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Schumer calls on Biden to tap Strategic Petroleum Reserve to lower gas prices...

WASHINGTON (SBG) — Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer urged President Joe Biden to use one of the few tools any president has to lower gas prices: tap into the nation's Strategic Petroleum Reserve. Caption: Schumer calls on Biden to tap Strate...

 2021-11-15 20:07 

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Delegate Kathy Byron to serve on Va. House Republican leadership team...

Delegate Kathy Byron will continue to serve on the Virginia House Republican leadership team. Delegate Byron was picked to be House Republican Caucus Chair for the upcoming legislative session. SEE ALSO:History-making Winsome Sears ready to work in Virgin...

 2021-11-14 21:18 

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Hong Kong authorities deny visa to Economist journalist...

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong authorities declined to renew a visa for a foreign journalist working for The Economist without any explanation, the magazine said. Sue-Lin Wong, who is Australian, was based in Hong Kong and covered China and the southern...

 2021-11-12 16:14 

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Qatar agrees to represent US interests in Afghanistan...

Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Friday that the Gulf nation of Qatar has agreed to represent American interests in Afghanistan following the closure of the U. S. embassy in Kabul in late August. Blinken said Qatar will serve as the "protecting ...

 2021-11-12 16:05 

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Meadows to defy subpoena as Jan. 6 panel threatens contempt...

A lawyer for former White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows says his client will defy a subpoena from a House committee that is investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection, a move that is likely to trigger a contempt vote against the former Republican c...

 2021-11-12 02:47 

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Pakistan hosts US, Russia, China for talks on Afghanistan...

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan on Thursday hosted talks with special envoys from the United States, Russia and China on the path forward for Afghanistan, where a deepening humanitarian crisis has forced many Afghans to migrate to neighboring countries si...

 2021-11-11 23:13 

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GOP leaders say little to condemn violent political actions...

NEW YORK (AP) — In the past week, Republican Rep. Paul Gosar tweeted a video showing a character with his face killing a figure with Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's face. Several of the 13 House Republicans who backed a bipartisan infrastructure...

 2021-11-11 17:34 

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Death threats, tweets jolt GOP infrastructure supporters...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The last time Congress approved a major renewal of federal highway and other transportation programs, the votes were 359-65 in the House and 83-16 in the Senate. It was backed by nearly every Democrat and robust majorities of Repub...

 2021-11-11 12:50 

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US, South Korea discuss how to resume talks with North Korea...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Senior U. S. and South Korean diplomats discussed how to restart stalled talks with North Korea on Thursday, days after the North conducted artillery firing drills in its latest weapons tests. U. S. Assistant Secretary of S...

 2021-11-10 03:45 

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Satellite signals suggest Vietnam ship seized by Iran freed...

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Satellite tracking data and other signals on Wednesday suggested a Vietnamese oil tanker earlier seized by Iran had been freed by the Islamic Republic, ending the latest maritime confrontation involving Tehran amid...

 2021-11-09 22:05 

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'A big loss for the country:' Rep. Bob Good calls bipartisan infrastructure bill 'phony'...

Virginia's 5th District Republican Congressman Bob Good voted against the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act when it passed in the U. S. House of Representatives Friday. "It might be a big win for Democrats temporarily, politically. It might h...

 2021-11-09 21:13 

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DOJ negotiates settlement with immigrant families separated during Trump era...
 2021-11-09 21:05 

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Sinclair Cares: Supporting America's veterans...

WASHINGTON (SBG) — For the Byrnes family, finding all the right pieces in life has been a journey. Putting them all together has become a joy, said Marine Corps veteran Ashleigh Byrnes, who's deployment to Afghanistan was at times difficult for ...

 2021-11-09 21:02 

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Republicans introduce bill protecting veterans from losing benefits over COVID vaccine...

A coalition of House Republicans has introduced a bill to protect veterans from losing their federal benefits because they don't want to get a COVID-19 vaccination. Republican Texas Rep. Brian Babin introduced H. R. 5892, dubbed the "Our Veterans ...

 2021-11-09 14:50 

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Quadruple amputee veteran shares story of resilience and perseverance...

WASHINGTON (SBG) - Travis Mills is just one of a few quadruple amputees who survived the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. After serving more than 17 years in the U. S. Army, Staff Sergeant Travis Mills never stopped supporting his military and was even award...

 2021-11-08 20:30 

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High court struggles with government secrets case...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court struggled Monday with whether to allow a lawsuit by Muslim men claiming religious bias by the FBI to go forward despite the government's objection that doing so could reveal national security secrets. The case...

 2021-11-08 14:07 

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Obama hits Russia, China for 'absence of urgency' on climate...

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Former President Barack Obama is expressing confidence at U. N. climate talks Monday that the Biden administration will ultimately get its $555 billion climate package through Congress, and faulting U. S. rivals China and Ru...

 2021-11-05 22:14 

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FBI searches homes tied to Project Veritas over diary probe...

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal agents searched the New York homes of people tied to the conservative group Project Veritas months after the group received a diary that a tipster claimed belonged to President Joe Biden's youngest daughter, its leader sa...

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