• Voters to nominate Senate, Congressional candidates in Tuesday's Primary

    Voters to nominate Senate, Congressional candidates in Tuesday's Primary

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    In Maine's governor race, which will not have an incumbent because Gov. Paul LePage is term-limited, Shawn Moody won the Republican nomination with about 56 percent of the vote. Democrats narrowly avoided getting shut out of four congressional races in majority Democratic districts, which would have led to a twisted form of anti-majoritarianism.
  • Harry and Meghan to visit Australia and New Zealand

    Harry and Meghan to visit Australia and New Zealand

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    The Queen is nearly always expected to wear gloves, for instance, and other female members of the royal family should never be caught at a fancy event without a hat. Harry appeared to understand her anxiety, replying, "Yes,", before checking in on Meghan again, asking, "Okay?" Following her recent eye operation to remove a cataract, the Queen showed no ill effects and was not wearing sunglasses as she has at some outdoor events.
  • Press Groups Criticize the Seizing of a Times Reporter's Records

    Press Groups Criticize the Seizing of a Times Reporter's Records

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    Wolfe, 57, worked for the committee for almost three decades under both Republican and Democratic leadership. " But I'm also a believer in classified information ". "These rules protect the public's interest in allowing journalists to report on what's happening inside the government without fear of being investigated".
  • WH Advisor: ‘Special Place in Hell’ for Trudeau

    WH Advisor: ‘Special Place in Hell’ for Trudeau

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    So it just seems to me this is the wrong target". "This is a more or less balanced relationship and one that's vitally important to businesses and consumers on both sides of the border, and one that Trump supporters have no problem with", the former prime minister noted.
  • Xi, Putin meet as USA tensions brings them closer

    Xi, Putin meet as USA tensions brings them closer

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    His supporters said the father of two was prepared to die in prison, clouding Russia's chance to shine on the world stage during the World Cup which begins on Thursday. Some foreign policy experts said Mr. Trump had a point about bringing Russian Federation back to the table with the Group of 7. Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer said in a statement that Trump was turning US foreign policy "into an worldwide joke".
  • Ryan Says There's 'No Evidence' The FBI Informant Spied On Trump's Campaign

    Ryan Says There's 'No Evidence' The FBI Informant Spied On Trump's Campaign

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    Chairman Trey Gowdy , R-S.C., speaks at a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on the 2020 Census, on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, May 8, . Trump insisted in a series of angry tweets last month that the agency planted a spy "to help Crooked Hillary win", referring to his Democratic opponent Hillary Clinton.
  • Britain's top court says can not rule on Northern Ireland abortion law

    Britain's top court says can not rule on Northern Ireland abortion law

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    It had asked the court to rule on whether it was unlawful to prohibit abortions that arise from sexual crimes or cases involving "a serious fetal abnormality". This view was shared by four of the seven judges. As such, the court does not have jurisdiction to make a declaration of incompatibility in this case.
  • Giuliani says Kim Jong Un 'begged' for summit

    Giuliani says Kim Jong Un 'begged' for summit

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    The meeting will be held at the Capella Hotel , press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders tweeted. After Bolton referenced the "Libya model" in dealing with North Korea during an April interview, the latter reacted with a strongly worded statement about the former USA ambassador to the United Nations.
  • Md. Board of Elections fixes temporary glitch in voter system

    Md. Board of Elections fixes temporary glitch in voter system

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    State law prevents Republican Gov. Susana Martinez from seeking a consecutive third term. State Sen. Janet Nguyen, R-Fountain Valley, held a large lead in early returns in her reelection bid. And she had a reminder for any voter: Officials will do all they can to make sure everyone who's registered has a chance to vote. But with a crowded ballot and much at stake locally, county election officials have gone the extra mile to encourage voter participation and have made it as easy as possible.
  • Syria's Bashar al-Assad to visit North Korea

    Syria's Bashar al-Assad to visit North Korea

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    Trump later teased the contents of the letter, but told reporters he hadn't yet opened it. I am 100% convinced that Kim Jong Un gave Donald Trump this unusually large letter to highlight the President's very small hands. A week after abruptly scrapping the summit with Kim, President Donald Trump announced Friday that the historic talks were back on for June 12 in Singapore .
  • Macron tells Trump tariffs illegal and a mistake

    Macron tells Trump tariffs illegal and a mistake

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    He told Radio 4's Today programme: "The president has said that he believes he could win a trade war , we think that a trade war is in nobody's interests". "From the beaches of Normandy to the mountains of Afghanistan, we have fought and died together", Trudeau said in a Thursday speech . He was speaking a day after International Trade Secretary Liam Fox refused to rule out a trade war after the USA imposed tariffs of 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminum imported from the EU, ...