Tuesday 19th of March, 2019

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Washington teen who shoved friend off bridge pleads guilty

Washington teen who shoved friend off bridge pleads guilty

A woman has pleaded guilty to pushing her 16-year-old friend from a bridge at a popular swimming area near Vancouver.

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White House aide says 'absurd' to link mosque shooter, Trump

White House aide says 'absurd' to link mosque shooter, Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — A top White House official said Sunday that President Donald Trump "is not a white supremacist" and attempts to tie him to the alleged New Zealand mosque shooter are "absurd."

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Venezuela opposition takes control of diplomatic properties in U.S.

Venezuela opposition takes control of diplomatic properties in U.S.

The envoy, Carlos Vecchio, said the opposition had gained control of two buildings belonging to Venezuela's defense ministry in Washington and one consular building in New York."We are taking these steps in order to preserve the assets of the Venezue

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Mystery Mueller Subpoena Fight Gets Supreme Court Look This Week

Mystery Mueller Subpoena Fight Gets Supreme Court Look This Week

The dispute became a source of intrigue in part because a federal appeals court in Washington closed an entire floor of the courthouse to the public while the case was being argued on Dec. 7.The company has refused to comply with the July 2018 subpoe

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Where's Mick? Trump acting chief of staff has low-key style

Where's Mick? Trump acting chief of staff has low-key style

WASHINGTON (AP) — As President Donald Trump struggled with mounting Republican defections over his emergency declaration to pay for a border wall, his acting White House chief of staff wasn't on Capitol Hill cajoling former colleagues or in the

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Trump issues first veto after rebuke of border order

Trump issues first veto after rebuke of border order

WASHINGTON (AP) — Unbowed by a congressional rebuke, President Donald Trump issued the first veto of his presidency on Friday in a demonstration that he is not through fighting for his signature campaign promise, which stands largely unfulfilled 18

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Beyond veto: Trump seeks more workarounds to avoid Congress

Beyond veto: Trump seeks more workarounds to avoid Congress

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's first veto was more than a milestone. It signals a new era of ever perilous relations between the executive and legislative branches of government.

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Students globally protest warming, pleading for their future

Students globally protest warming, pleading for their future

WASHINGTON (AP) — Students across a warming globe pleaded for their lives, future and planet Friday, demanding tough action on climate change.

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Group seeking to overthrow Kim behind North Korea embassy raid in Spain: Washington Post

Group seeking to overthrow Kim behind North Korea embassy raid in Spain: Washington Post

A dissident organization committed to overthrowing North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was behind a raid on the North Korean embassy in Spain last month, The Washington Post reported on Friday, quoting people familiar with the planning and execution of t

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Trump, top national security officials discuss Afghanistan

Trump, top national security officials discuss Afghanistan

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and his national security team had an hourlong, classified meeting on Afghanistan on Friday, a day after a top Afghan official openly complained that the Trump administration was keeping his government in th

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Prominent Mueller prosecutor expected to leave team soon

Prominent Mueller prosecutor expected to leave team soon

WASHINGTON (AP) — One of the most prominent prosecutors working for special counsel Robert Mueller is leaving the team soon, a likely indication that the investigation is close to wrapping up.

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The Latest: Senate votes to block Trump border declaration

The Latest: Senate votes to block Trump border declaration

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congress and President Donald Trump's proposed border wall (all times local):

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Court filing: Ex-Trump aide Gates continues to cooperate

Court filing: Ex-Trump aide Gates continues to cooperate

WASHINGTON (AP) — Rick Gates, a former Trump campaign aide and key cooperator in the special counsel's Russia probe, is not ready to be sentenced because he continues to help with "several ongoing investigations," prosecutors said in

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Don’t Break Up Big Tech

Don’t Break Up Big Tech

The worst ideas in Washington are often bipartisan. Big Tech is about to learn this lesson, if it hasn’t already.Elizabeth Warren is out with a headline-grabbing proposal to break up Big Tech companies, the sort of overly ambitious government plan

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Last remaining US diplomats leave Venezuela

Last remaining US diplomats leave Venezuela

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The last remaining American diplomats in Venezuela left the country on Thursday, amid deteriorating ties between Washington and Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro.

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Correction: Trump-Judicial Nominee story

Correction: Trump-Judicial Nominee story

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a story March 12 about Senate confirmation of Paul Matey as an appeals court judge, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Matey is senior vice president and general counsel at University Hospital in New Jersey. He left

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In 420-0 vote, House says Mueller report should be public

In 420-0 vote, House says Mueller report should be public

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House voted unanimously Thursday for a resolution calling for any final report in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation to be made public, a symbolic action designed to pressure Attorney General William Bar

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Tillis changes vote, supports Trump on border emergency

Tillis changes vote, supports Trump on border emergency

WASHINGTON (AP) — Changing his vote from the public stance he took last month, North Carolina Sen. Thom Tillis voted Thursday to support President Donald Trump's declaration of a national emergency to pay for his border wall.

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Trump news live: President slates Brexit negotiations as his former adviser Roger Stone appears in court

Trump news live: President slates Brexit negotiations as his former adviser Roger Stone appears in court

Donald Trump continued his attack on the Robert Mueller investigation last night ahead of his former adviser Roger Stone’s latest court hearing in Washington.The president was particularly stirred by the release of transcripts of House Judiciary Co

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Manafort’s Light Sentence in Washington Owes to How Mueller Charged Him

Manafort’s Light Sentence in Washington Owes to How Mueller Charged Him

Paul Manafort has been sentenced to 43 additional months in prison by a federal judge in Washington, D.C. Manafort had been sentenced to 47 months’ imprisonment last week by a federal judge in Virginia.The Washington sentence was imposed at shortly

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Criticism of FAA mounts as other nations ground Boeing jets

Criticism of FAA mounts as other nations ground Boeing jets

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is facing mounting criticism for backing the airworthiness of Boeing's 737 Max jets as the number of countries that have grounded the aircraft grows in the wake of the Ethiopian Airline

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Manafort faces state charges after drawing more federal time

Manafort faces state charges after drawing more federal time

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was sentenced to a total of seven and a half years in prison on federal charges, then was hit almost immediately with fresh state charges in New York that could put him outside the pres

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Despite differences, Dems stick with Pelosi on impeachment

Despite differences, Dems stick with Pelosi on impeachment

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats are largely lining up behind House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and her wait-and-see strategy on any impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump.

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Trump sees advantage in debate over Israel, anti-Semitism

Trump sees advantage in debate over Israel, anti-Semitism

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump can't get enough of Rep. Ilhan Omar.

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The Hanoi Summit – We Asked Se Young Jang What Happens Next in U.S.-North Korea Relations

The Hanoi Summit – We Asked Se Young Jang What Happens Next in U.S.-North Korea Relations

"Washington and Pyongyang need to promptly resume working-level negotiations and restore trust in each other as negotiating partners. "

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Manafort Sentenced to Additional 43 Months, Bringing Total Prison Time to 7.5 Years

Manafort Sentenced to Additional 43 Months, Bringing Total Prison Time to 7.5 Years

Paul Manafort on Wednesday was sentenced to an additional 43 months in prison by a Washington, D.C. federal court in connection with the undisclosed lobbying work he did on behalf of a Ukrainian political party, just days after receiving a 47-month s

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U.S. Senate to vote Wednesday on Saudi Yemen war resolution

U.S. Senate to vote Wednesday on Saudi Yemen war resolution

The U.S. Senate will vote on Wednesday on a resolution to end Washington's support for the Saudi Arabia-led military campaign in Yemen, as lawmakers push President Donald Trump to toughen his policy toward the kingdom.Announcing the vote on Tuesday,

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Leaders invite NATO secretary-general to address Congress

Leaders invite NATO secretary-general to address Congress

WASHINGTON (AP) — In defiance of President Donald Trump, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Monday invited NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg to address a joint meeting of Congress to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the trans-Atlantic alliance.

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Pelosi says Trump 'just not worth' impeaching

Pelosi says Trump 'just not worth' impeaching

"I'm not for impeachment," Pelosi told The Washington Post in a wide-ranging interview, the strongest signal yet that the Democratic leadership is deeply hesitant about taking such an explosive step to remove a sitting president."Impeachment is so di

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U.S. to withdraw all remaining diplomatic personnel from Venezuela

U.S. to withdraw all remaining diplomatic personnel from Venezuela

The United States will withdraw all remaining diplomatic personnel from Venezuela this week, the U.S. State Department said late on Monday, citing the deteriorating situation in the country after months of political unrest.It followed Washington's Ja

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NY Prosecutors Indict Manafort on Mortgage-Fraud Charges

NY Prosecutors Indict Manafort on Mortgage-Fraud Charges

Moments after being sentenced in federal court in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday, Paul Manafort was indicted by a Manhattan grand jury in connection with a mortgage-fraud scheme.Manafort, who has been sentenced to more than seven years in prison after

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What to know about the measles outbreak, affecting over 70 in Washington anti-vaccination hot spot

What to know about the measles outbreak, affecting over 70 in Washington anti-vaccination hot spot

Over 70 people have been infected with the highly contagious illness, and more people are suspected to have measles.

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Trump: today's airplanes 'too complex to fly'

Trump: today's airplanes 'too complex to fly'

Washington (AFP) - As investigators probe the latest deadly crash of Boeing's bestselling airliner, US President Donald Trump weighed in Tuesday with his own explanation: modern planes are too complicated for pilots.

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says Trump 'not worth' the 'divisive' costs of impeachment

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says Trump 'not worth' the 'divisive' costs of impeachment

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told The Washington Post she is "not for impeachment" of President Donald Trump. "He's just not worth it," she said.

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NATO's Stoltenberg invited to address U.S. Congress April 3

NATO's Stoltenberg invited to address U.S. Congress April 3

House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi invited Stoltenberg to speak to a joint meeting of the House of Representatives and Senate on April 3, as the alliance celebrates its 70th anniversary.Trump has questioned the value to Washington of the N

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U.S. says North Korea diplomacy 'very much alive,' but it's watching rocket site

U.S. says North Korea diplomacy 'very much alive,' but it's watching rocket site

Stephen Biegun told a conference in Washington that although U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un parted on good terms after their Feb. 27-28 summit in Hanoi, biggaps remained between the two sides and North Korea needed to

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U.S. says North Korea diplomacy 'very much alive,' but watching rocket site

U.S. says North Korea diplomacy 'very much alive,' but watching rocket site

Stephen Biegun told a conference in Washington that although U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un parted on good terms after their Feb. 27-28 summit in Hanoi, biggaps remained between the two sides and North Korea needed to

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Trump budget previews campaign agenda of reruns

Trump budget previews campaign agenda of reruns

WASHINGTON (AP) — Frustrated by a divided Congress and rifts within his own party, President Donald Trump is giving little indication in his latest budget proposal of any new policy ambitions for the coming two, or six, years.

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Highlights of Trump's $4.7 trillion budget request

Highlights of Trump's $4.7 trillion budget request

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's $4.7 trillion budget request proposes steep cuts to domestic spending, a funding boost for the Pentagon and $8.6 billion for his signature border wall with Mexico. Leading Democrats immediately rejecte

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Covington Catholic student's lawyer plans lawsuit against CNN after suing Washington Post

Covington Catholic student's lawyer plans lawsuit against CNN after suing Washington Post

L. Lin Wood, attorney for Nick Sandmann, says CNN was 'more vicious' in coverage as reason for planned lawsuit that could be more than $250 million.

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Iran's Zarif in Iraq ahead of president's visit

Iran's Zarif in Iraq ahead of president's visit

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has arrived in Baghdad to prepare the ground for his country's president, Hassan Rouhani, who will begin his first official visit to Iraq on Monday.Baghdad has been under pressure from Washington to limit

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Iran's Rouhani arrives in Iraq on first official visit: state TV

Iran's Rouhani arrives in Iraq on first official visit: state TV

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani arrived in Iraq on Monday for his first official visit, state television said, as Baghdad is under pressure from Washington to limit ties with its neighbour.Before leaving Tehran Rouhani hailed the "special" relations

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The Latest: Trump budget calls for return to 'fiscal sanity'

The Latest: Trump budget calls for return to 'fiscal sanity'

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's budget proposal for the 2020 budget. (all times local):

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Trump and Kim to have dinner before series of official talks

Trump and Kim to have dinner before series of official talks

WASHINGTON (AP) — Redefining success, President Donald Trump headed to his second meeting with North Korea's Kim Jong Un, determined to tamp down expectations that he'll achieve big strides toward denuclearization. Yet he was still eager to

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Democrats face hurdles in bid to get full Mueller report

Democrats face hurdles in bid to get full Mueller report

"Congress can subpoena the information Mueller has collected, but faces huge hurdles in getting it," said Ross Garber, a lawyer in Washington who focuses on political investigations."It would have to file a civil lawsuit, which would take a long time

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What History Tells about the Trump-Kim Summit in Hanoi

What History Tells about the Trump-Kim Summit in Hanoi

Donald Trump seems unbound by establishment thinking in Washington and could strike a deal that runs counter even to his hawkish national security advisor.

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Venezuela: US increasingly isolated as allies warn against use of military force

Venezuela: US increasingly isolated as allies warn against use of military force

US vice-president Mike Pence has repeated a veiled threat of military intervention in Venezuela, but Washington appeared increasingly isolated in its willingness to contemplate using force to oust President Nicolás Maduro.Both European powers and so

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Court records reveal a Mueller report right in plain view

Court records reveal a Mueller report right in plain view

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump was in full deflection mode.

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US and Venezuela opposition to discuss ways to oust Maduro

US and Venezuela opposition to discuss ways to oust Maduro

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is planning new ways to pressure Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro to give up power and other means to provide assistance to the people of the economically devastated South American nation after a weekend effor

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Warren Buffett's Message to Washington: Bipartisanship Works

Warren Buffett's Message to Washington: Bipartisanship Works

“Our country’s almost unbelievable prosperity has been gained in a bipartisan manner,” he wrote in his annual letter to shareholders as he traced the growth of U.S. economy over the last 230 years.The billionaire investor’s annual letter, whi

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