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CBC - Politics (23 minutes ago)

New Democrat parliamentarians are urging the federal Liberals to address what they say is corporate greed driving a cost-of-living crisis for northern and Indigenous communities.

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CBC - Politics (23 minutes ago)

U.S. prosecutors on Thursday asked a judge to dismiss bank fraud and other charges against Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of China's Huawei Technologies whose 2018 arrest strained relations between the U.S. and China.

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CBC - Politics (23 minutes ago)

Emails released through a public inquiry suggest federal Liberal political aides were scrambling earlier this year to figure out the extent to which members of the Canadian Armed Forces were supporting "Freedom Convoy" protests that had gridlocked downtown Ottawa.

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CBC - Politics (23 minutes ago)

The national organization representing Inuit is pulling its support for a federal government bill that would create a national reconciliation oversight body.

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CBC - Politics (23 minutes ago)

Alberta Premier Danielle Smith's newly tabled Sovereignty Act immediately prompted accusations that it was undemocratic and constitutionally unsound. CBC News contacted a former supreme court justice and experts in constitutional law to get their take on the proposed legislation.

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CBC - Politics (23 minutes ago)

The Canada Border Services Agency cited examples of Iran's use of violence against civilians since 2019 to convince the federal government to ban top Iranian officials recently in power from entering Canada.

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CNN - Politics (32 minutes ago)

Closing arguments ended Friday in the criminal trial of the Trump Organization with New York prosecutors urging the jury to put aside politics and the company's namesake and focus simply on the fraud allegations against it -- despite accusing Donald Trump of knowing about the schemes in real time.

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CNN - Politics (32 minutes ago)

An inspector general for the Internal Revenue Service said this week that significant tax audits conducted for 2017 and 2019 -- years where former FBI Director James Comey and then-deputy Andrew McCabe have said they were audited -- were randomly selected and did not show misconduct by the IRS.

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CNN - Politics (32 minutes ago)

The rule-making arm of the Democratic National Committee on Friday voted to approve a proposal to drastically reshape the 2024 presidential nominating calendar and make South Carolina the first state to hold a primary, followed by Nevada and New Hampshire on the same day a few days later, and then Georgia and Michigan before Super Tuesday.

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The Washington Post - Politics (33 minutes ago)

Party leaders in New Hampshire and Iowa may defy the new rules, while Republicans in Georgia have not yet signaled whether they will allow an earlier primary date.

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BBC - Politics (35 minutes ago)

Liberal Democrats are trying to bring in a rule banning sitting MPs going on reality TV programmes.

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BBC - Politics (35 minutes ago)

The cost to the government of subsidising bills is to rise - but households will not be affected.

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BBC - Politics (35 minutes ago)

His government aims to curb energy use in a move once seen as "nannying" by former PM Liz Truss.

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BBC - Politics (35 minutes ago)

Meat, eggs and dairy also shot up, the British Retail Consortium says, forecasting a "bleak" winter".

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BBC - Politics (35 minutes ago)

A new study suggests extra red tape and checks pushed up food bills in the UK over two years.

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BBC - Politics (35 minutes ago)

The RMT says things are "definitely moving" in the pay dispute, with talks to continue over the weekend.

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BBC - Politics (35 minutes ago)

The UK government is on course to miss its target for signing deals, as exporter numbers fall.

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Yahoo News - Politics (38 minutes ago)

To boost Georgia's Warnock, Biden goes to ... Massachusetts

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Yahoo News - Politics (38 minutes ago)

Prosecutor turns focus on Donald Trump as company's tax fraud trial ends

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Yahoo News - Politics (38 minutes ago)

Biden asks U.S. Supreme Court to pause second ruling against student debt plan

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Yahoo News - Politics (38 minutes ago)

Biden avoids rail strike but jeopardizes his union support

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Global News - Politics (39 minutes ago)

Canada has imposed additional sanctions on four Iranian individuals and five entities for their human rights violations, Global Affairs Canada said on Friday. 

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Global News - Politics (39 minutes ago)

Justice Philippe Bélanger has awarded a total of nearly $292,000 in damages to four stagehands who were working at a downtown Montreal venue on the night of the shooting.

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Global News - Politics (39 minutes ago)

After a meeting Friday with union leaders in Calgary, Singh took aim at the bill Premier Danielle Smith introduced on Tuesday.

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Global News - Politics (39 minutes ago)

More than 1,800 people died of illicit drug overdoses in the first 10 months of this year, while almost 10,700 have died since B.C. declared a health emergency in April 2016.

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Global News - Politics (39 minutes ago)

The Canadian Coalition for Firearm Rights' online shop recently offered 10 per cent off clothing, mugs and other items to customers who used 'POLY' as a promo code.

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CBS News - Politics (40 minutes ago)

President Biden welcomed French President Emmanuel Macron to the White House for the first state dinner of his administration. The two leaders held talks about the war in Ukraine ahead of the dinner. Ed O'Keefe has the details.

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CBS News - Politics (40 minutes ago)

The legislation passed the Senate and the House this week.

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CBS News - Politics (40 minutes ago)

Friday is the final day of early voting in Georgia for the state's razor-thin Senate runoff race. Sen. Raphael Warnock and his Republican challenger Herschel Walker will make their final pleas to voters this weekend ahead of Tuesday's runoff. Nikole Killion reports from Sandy Springs, Georgia.

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CBS News - Politics (40 minutes ago)

"Because two women meet, it's not simply because of their gender," New Zealand's prime minister said after a reporter questioned if her "common stuff" with Finland's leader was the reason for the historic visit.

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CBS News - Politics (40 minutes ago)

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken, former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, and more, will appear on "Face the Nation with Margaret Brennan" this Sunday.

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CBS News - Politics (40 minutes ago)

The move is key for Western powers' efforts to prevent oil price spikes and starve Russia of funding for its war in Ukraine.

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CBS News - Politics (40 minutes ago)

The DNC's Rules and Bylaws Committee gathered to approve recommendations by President Biden that included making South Carolina Democrats' first to hold its presidential primary contest.

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CBS News - Politics (40 minutes ago)

President Biden greeted Prince William as event brought them both to Boston on Friday.

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CBS News - Politics (40 minutes ago)

Title 42, a policy that allows U.S. border officials to expel some migrants on public health grounds, is set to end on Dec. 21 because of a court order.

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CBS News - Politics (40 minutes ago)

All four were assigned to the Mid-Atlantic Regional Maintenance Center, in Norfolk, Va.

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CBS News - Politics (40 minutes ago)

The prosecution rested its case, but first got permission to tell jurors a fraudulent practice "was known to Mr. Trump"

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CTV - Politics (41 minutes ago)

After 300 hours of testimony, 9,000 exhibits and a few major revelations, the public portion of an investigation into the first-ever use of the Emergencies Act ended Friday with a deep dive into questions about government accountability and transparency.

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New York Times - Politics (41 minutes ago)

Before the November election, Mr. Walker had help from Republicans far and wide. Now, he's relying heavily on Gov. Brian Kemp of Georgia to pull him ahead of Senator Raphael Warnock, the Democratic incumbent.

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Raw Story - Politics (42 minutes ago)

The Republican Cochise County supervisors who refused to certify the election results should be investigated and criminally prosecuted, Secretary of State Katie Hobbs said in a letter to state and county attorneys. Without repercussions, Hobbs wrote to Attorney General Mark Brnovich and Cochise County Attorney Brian McIntyre, the decision of...

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Raw Story - Politics (An hour ago)

Two New York teenagers have been charged with a hate crime after they assaulted a bus passenger and hurled anti-Asian slurs at him after he refused to give him his seat, the New York Post reports. Dream Commisso, 19, was arrested Tuesday and charged with assault as a hate crime, aggravated harassment, assault, menacing and harassment. Police say...

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Raw Story - Politics (An hour ago)

A West Virginia judge who once pulled a gun on lawyers in his courtroom resigned last week after investigators discovered he diverted money meant for a drug program into a slush fund he oversaw and later tapped for "improper purposes," The Daily Beast reports. The report also details how David W. Hummel, Jr. violated judicial ethics rules when made...

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Raw Story - Politics (An hour ago)

On MSNBC Friday, reporter Brandy Zadrozny discussed the consequences of billionaire Elon Musk taking over Twitter, and giving the green light for people previously suspended over hate and harassment to return to the platform.This comes amid an NBC News report that the platform is seeing a rise in hate speech — and people promoting it."New data...

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Yahoo News - Politics (An hour ago)

DNC moves forward with dramatic change to presidential primary calendar

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Yahoo News - Politics (An hour ago)

Dems move to make South Carolina, not Iowa, 1st voting state

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Yahoo News - Politics (An hour ago)

DNC panel votes to recommend South Carolina go first in primary process

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Yahoo News - Politics (An hour ago)

Democrats Elevate South Carolina, Michigan In New Presidential Primary Schedule

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New York Times - Politics (An hour ago)

A key panel supported President Biden's plan, which would remove Iowa as the first presidential nominating state in favor of South Carolina, followed by New Hampshire, Nevada, Georgia and Michigan.

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CTV - Politics (2 hours ago)

Ontario has no plans to allow homes to be built on floodplains, Premier Doug Ford said Friday after the federal environment minister warned Ottawa would not provide disaster compensation where development is greenlit in areas prone to flooding.

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CBC - Politics (2 hours ago)

Nathalie Provost, mass shooting survivor and spokesperson for gun-control group PolySeSouvient, says it is "incredibly disrespectful" for firearm rights advocates to invoke the group's name in a merchandise sale discount code.

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CBC - Politics (2 hours ago)

Canada has sanctioned a high-profile former Tehran police chief whose appearance at a Toronto-area gym last year sparked outrage and allegations that Canada is a haven for high-ranking members of Iran's regime.

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National Public Radio - Politics (2 hours ago)

Hiring slowed slightly in November amid rising interest rates. But the U.S. job market remains unusually tight. Employers added 263,000 jobs in November while unemployment held steady at 3.7%.

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National Public Radio - Politics (2 hours ago)

Georgia's crucial U.S. Senate general runoff election goes into its final weekend of voting.

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National Public Radio - Politics (2 hours ago)

A red wave in New York House races helped tip the balance of power in Congress. But a new class of moderate Republicans could struggle if GOP leadership takes up a far-right agenda.

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New York Times - Politics (2 hours ago)

Hyundai's huge new plant outside Savannah could be a model for bipartisanship and a central achievement for Raphael Warnock, whose biggest efforts otherwise fell short. But Republicans aren't giving him credit.

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The Washington Post - Politics (2 hours ago)

For the Trump Organization to be found guilty, prosecutors must prove top executives had "some intent” to help the company in addition to enriching themselves.

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The Washington Post - Politics (2 hours ago)

The meeting with Prince William and Catherine, Princess of Wales, comes during a trip that also includes a union event and a fundraiser for Senate Democrats.

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National Public Radio - Politics (2 hours ago)

Biden has proposed elevating South Carolina to the first spot, moving the swing states of Georgia and Michigan up to the early slate, and putting Iowa back in the pack.

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Raw Story - Politics (3 hours ago)

On Friday, Rolling Stone reported that a Manhattan prosecutor told the jury in the Trump Organization criminal case that former President Donald Trump was "explicitly sanctioning tax fraud" and directly in on the scheme to keep two sets of books, defrauding state tax agencies by undervaluing his assets."Joshua Steinglass made the accusation during...

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Raw Story - Politics (3 hours ago)

A Mississippi man bit another man's nose off over an argument during a round of golf, the New York Post reports. Mark Wells, 51, fled the scene after he bit into the man's nose in a casino parking lot on Monday night. He turned himself into police two days later. Police say that the two continued to argue about the game throughout the day until...

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Raw Story - Politics (3 hours ago)

On Friday, Rolling Stone reported that under Elon Musk's new Twitter policies, one of the world's most notorious neo-Nazi activists has had his account restored to the platform: Andrew Anglin, the founder of the infamous website Stormfront."Anglin has publicly indicated that the goal of his operation and adherence to white nationalist ideology is...

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Raw Story - Politics (3 hours ago)

Despite winning reelection by just 550 votes in a race that's now undergoing a recount, Rep. Lauren Boebert this week won a vote of confidence from her fellow Republican members of the U.S. House as she was elected to join the party's policy committee.The office of Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold on Thursday announced Boebert's...

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Raw Story - Politics (3 hours ago)

On Friday, The Daily Beast explored the reactions of Fox News hosts and commentators who praised far-right rapper Kanye "Ye" West after his interview with Tucker Carlson — but before he appeared on InfoWars and professed admiration for Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler.Most of them are either avoid people trying to ask about it, or simply not saying...

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Yahoo News - Politics (3 hours ago)

Biden's South Carolina pick for presidential kick-off spurs state battle

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Yahoo News - Politics (3 hours ago)

South Carolina Democrats stunned by Biden's surprise plan to put them first in 2024

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Yahoo News - Politics (3 hours ago)

Heavy turnout in Georgia runoff election as early voting wraps up

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Global News - Politics (3 hours ago)

On Wednesday, Premier Doug Ford told reporters that the city did a "terrible job" overseeing the system. 

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The Washington Post - Politics (3 hours ago)

Alex Jones's Infowars aired an interview with a fully masked Ye, formerly Kanye West, in which the rapper praised the Nazi leader.

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The Washington Post - Politics (3 hours ago)

The answer isn't obvious. But here's some early handicapping on the names that have been floated.

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The Washington Post - Politics (3 hours ago)

There's a vibrant movement aimed at casting detainees as political victims. They are not.

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Yahoo News - Politics (3 hours ago)

US targets Russian mercenary group over religious freedom

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Yahoo News - Politics (3 hours ago)

Biden signs legislation to avert rail strike

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Yahoo News - Politics (3 hours ago)

Biden sees economy avoiding recession, but risks remain

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Australian Broadcasting Corporation - Politics (3 hours ago)

More than half the women and children who died by suicide in a 12-month period in Western Australia were known to authorities as victims of domestic violence, research reveals.

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CTV - Politics (3 hours ago)

Lawyers for 'Freedom Convoy' organizers have won their bid to get access to unredacted versions of 20 documents at the Public Order Emergency Commission.

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New York Times - Politics (4 hours ago)

Michigan would become the fifth primary. The plan came as the president asked that "voters of color have a voice in choosing our nominee much earlier in the process.”

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New York Times - Politics (4 hours ago)

President Biden's push to start the Democratic presidential nominating process in South Carolina has inspired a rush of wistful memories and soul searching in the Hawkeye State.

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CBC - Politics (4 hours ago)

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said he's "not looking for a fight” after the Alberta government tabled controversial legislation Premier Danielle Smith said would tell Ottawa to "butt out” of the province's jurisdiction.

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Raw Story - Politics (4 hours ago)

Pennsylvania Republicans are reconsidering their opposition to mail-in voting after two statewide election losses in a row.The battleground state's Republican officials have followed Donald Trump's lead in challenging mail voting through lawsuits and the legislature, but their efforts helped cost the former president re-election and led to a...

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Raw Story - Politics (4 hours ago)

Finally, The New York Times figured out something skeezy was going on in Georgia. From their article yesterday titled Turnout Was Strong in Georgia, but Mail Voting Plummets After New Law"Data released by the Georgia secretary of state showed that mail voting in the state's November general election plunged by 81 percent from the level of the 2020...

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Raw Story - Politics (4 hours ago)

Republican Adam Hinojosa requested a recount Wednesday in his hard-fought race for a state Senate seat in South Texas.Hinojosa lost the race for Senate District 27 after finishing 659 votes behind Democrat Morgan LaMantia, according to official results that were released Monday. There were 175,415 total votes in the election."In any election with...

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Raw Story - Politics (4 hours ago)

Speaking to PBS Newshour this Thursday, former Vice President Mike Pence said soon after the 2020 election was called for Joe Biden, he approached then-President Donald Trump to suggest that "he ought to be prepared to accept the outcome of the election and move forward.” Pence defended the more than 60 legal challenges brought by Trump to...

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Raw Story - Politics (4 hours ago)

A 15-year old boy campaigning door-to-door for U.S. Senator Raphael Warnock (D-GA) was shot by a 42-year old man through the front door, according to Savannah Police who claim "there is no indication the shooting was politically motivated."The man was arrested after police responded to the shooting on Thursday around 5:35 PM, "and discovered a...

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Raw Story - Politics (4 hours ago)

Florida lawmakers are reviewing a piece of legislation that would open the door for Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis' (R) to run for president in 2024, according to a new report. Although the Republican governor has remained mum about his political intentions, there is speculation that he will throw his hat in the presidential race for 2024. A change in...

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Raw Story - Politics (4 hours ago)

Infowars host Alex Jones has filed for personal bankruptcy following the verdict handed down in the defamation lawsuit filed against him by the families of Sandy Hook Elementary School victims. According to HuffPost, court documents indicate that Jones' legal team filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in Texas' Southern District. Jones' filing...

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Raw Story - Politics (4 hours ago)

According to a new report from The New York Times, hate speech has increased on Twitter after Elon Musk's purchase of the platform. "...slurs against Black Americans showed up on the social media service an average of 1,282 times a day. After the billionaire became Twitter's owner, they jumped to 3,876 times a day. Slurs against gay men appeared on...

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Politico - Europe (4 hours ago)

Last hold out Poland agrees to a deal designed to cut Putin's oil income while avoiding a spike in prices.

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Global News - Politics (4 hours ago)

Ford said it's the responsibility of any builder to ensure they protect against development on floodplains.

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Yahoo News - Politics (5 hours ago)

Biden weighs reviving Trump-era immigration restrictions, officials say

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Yahoo News - Politics (5 hours ago)

GOP Rep. Dan Crenshaw Fined by FEC for Failing to Return Illegal Cash

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Yahoo News - Politics (5 hours ago)

After Kanye West's praise of Hitler, Biden declares, 'Silence is complicity'

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Raw Story - Politics (5 hours ago)

Alzheimer's disease can remain undetected until it is too late to treat. Large-scale screening programs could help to detect early-stage disease, but current diagnostic methods are too cumbersome and expensive. A new study published to Frontiers is the first to identify formic acid as a sensitive urinary biomarker that can reveal early-stage...

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Raw Story - Politics (5 hours ago)

Kyiv (Ukraine) (AFP) - The EU on Friday joined the G7 in agreeing a cap on the price of Russian oil to starve the Kremlin of resources for its Ukraine war, as Vladimir Putin said strikes on Ukraine's infrastructure were "inevitable".The price cap of $60 per barrel, previously agreed on a political level with the United States and the G7 group of...

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Raw Story - Politics (5 hours ago)

Detroit-bred rocker Jack White is firing back at Elon Musk after the Twitter owner's overnight suspension of Ye's account on the social media platform. "So Elon, how's that 'free speech' thing working out?" White wrote in an Instagram post Friday morning. To quickly catch up: White pulled his record label, Third Man Records, off Twitter last month...

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Raw Story - Politics (5 hours ago)

White nationalist Nick Fuentes publicly broke with Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) after she disavowed him.The neo-Nazi podcaster plunged Donald Trump into a days-long scandal after showing up with Kanye West at Mar-a-Lago, but Greene and other Republicans have participated in events with Fuentes and his "America First" political action group,...

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Raw Story - Politics (5 hours ago)

U.S. Supreme Court watchdogs on Thursday applauded the House Judiciary Committee for announcing it will hold a hearing next week regarding allegations that Justice Samuel Alito leaked at least one of the court's rulings to right-wing activists—and called on the Senate to follow suit in the next Congress."The people of the country deserve real...

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Raw Story - Politics (5 hours ago)

Hand-count audits of the November election results in 12 Arizona counties found no problems with electronic ballot tabulators, but three counties didn't conduct the post-election audits required by law. State law calls for counties to perform a partial hand count of ballots after each election. Representatives of each recognized political party in...

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Raw Story - Politics (5 hours ago)

As Oregonians scramble to purchase firearms before the state's new gun regulations go into effect, some gun shops are using a loophole to potentially bypass background checks and sell firearms to anyone, including to people who might not qualify to legally own them. Measure 114, which was narrowly approved by voters last month, will tighten...

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CNN - Politics (5 hours ago)

After a months-long investigation, US officials have preliminarily determined that four Chinese solar panel companies have been avoiding US tariff laws by routing their operations through other Southeast Asian countries.

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CNN - Politics (5 hours ago)

Former Trump White House counsel Pat Cipollone was seen entering the grand jury area at the US District Courthouse in Washington Friday morning, indicating the Justice Department has compelled him to answer more questions in the January 6 criminal investigation despite challenges from Donald Trump's legal team.

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CNN - Politics (5 hours ago)

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CBS News - Politics (5 hours ago)

The White House had not held a state dinner since September 2019, largely because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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CTV - Politics (5 hours ago)

A spokesman for the chair of an all-party parliamentary group says it is "carefully" reviewing how it handles events with outside events after a newspaper publisher accused of holding antisemitic views took part in a recent gathering.

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Sydney Morning Herald - Politics (5 hours ago)

Sanna Marin declared liberal democracies had to increase spending on defence and do "whatever it takes” to ensure Russia lost the war.

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Sydney Morning Herald - Politics (5 hours ago)

Former Labor defence minister Kim Beazley has delivered a wise caution to Australians: we need to be more self-reliant and invest more in defending ourselves.

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Sydney Morning Herald - Politics (5 hours ago)

The Liberal Party hoped its fortunes would recover with the removal of the Scott Morrison factor. They haven't. The party's problem now is demography.

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Sydney Morning Herald - Politics (5 hours ago)

A no vote in the referendum on the Indigenous Voice to parliament could be devastating, casting Australia as a racial rogue nation.

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Sydney Morning Herald - Politics (5 hours ago)

It's a long way from Mabo to Gucci. But the personalities of our Indigenous MPs and senators will weigh heavily in the fight for constitutional change.

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Sydney Morning Herald - Politics (5 hours ago)

The episode could have longer-term repercussions for the government's relationships with key crossbenchers, and has left a blot on its dealings with the banking and finance sector.

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Yahoo News - Politics (5 hours ago)

Brazil's Lula mulls U.S. trip before January inauguration

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Yahoo News - Politics (5 hours ago)

President Biden signs bill preventing rail unions from striking

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Yahoo News - Politics (5 hours ago)

With money on the table, states identify 120,000 leak-prone oil and gas wells

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Yahoo News - Politics (5 hours ago)

Joe Biden Defends Decision To Impose Rail Deal Without Sick Leave To Avoid Strike

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National Public Radio - Politics (5 hours ago)

With a strike looming, President Biden called on Congress to pass legislation imposing a contract deal that four rail unions had rejected, citing its lack of paid sick days.

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The Washington Post - Politics (5 hours ago)

A new poll reinforces his liabilities. But Georgia also leaned Republican on Election Day.

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Australian Broadcasting Corporation - Politics (5 hours ago)

Bridget Archer was the only member of the Coalition to vote to censure the former prime minister. In so doing, she showed her colleagues the way forward, writes Laura Tingle. 

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Australian Broadcasting Corporation - Politics (5 hours ago)

Finland's Prime Minister Sanna Marin has used a speech in Sydney to warn that democracies must build "common lifelines" to wean themselves off critical technologies and energy from authoritarian states like Russia and China.

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Global News - Politics (6 hours ago)

On Tuesday, a senior foreign-affairs official said that in recent weeks, his department has called in Chinese ambassador Cong Peiwu multiple times over the issue.

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Global News - Politics (6 hours ago)

Canada's public safety minister says they will begin public discussion on establishing a foreign agents registry to help curb influence in domestic politics.

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Politico - Europe (6 hours ago)

Italy's Meloni expresses 'profound concern' over the incident.

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Raw Story - Politics (6 hours ago)

WASHINGTON — Democrats won. Donald Trump lost. But, when it comes to the former president's tax returns, it's still unclear if this epic, nearly four-year-long battle will end in a draw, fines, or someone going to prison.Of late, Trump and his lawyers have been on defense—battling allegations of felony tax fraud and, separately, defamation,...

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Raw Story - Politics (6 hours ago)

Lachlan Murdoch, the executive chairman and CEO of Fox News' parent company, Fox Corporation, is set to be deposed next week in a $1.6 billion defamation lawsuit. Dominion Voting Systems, which manufactures voting machines, claims the eldest Murdoch son and his father, Rupert Murdoch, have responsibility in Fox News promoting pro-Trump false...

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Raw Story - Politics (6 hours ago)

President Joe Biden on Friday slapped down Hitler-praising rapper Kanye West while at the same time taking a subtle shot at former President Donald Trump for hosting him at his Mar-a-Lago resort.In a post on Twitter, Biden directly addressed the multiple false and offensive statements made by West during his anti-Semitic tirade during his...

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Raw Story - Politics (6 hours ago)

A string of legal defeats has complicated Donald Trump's efforts to delay or avoid accountability over his storing of classified materials at Mar-a-Lago, argues CNN reporter Stephen Collinson. "Taken together, this pattern of futility is reinforcing a principle that cuts to the core of the American legal and political systems – that Trump, even...

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CTV - Politics (6 hours ago)

Alberta's deputy premier says the proposed sovereignty act does not grant cabinet unilateral power to rewrite laws behind closed doors, but amendments may be needed to clear that up.

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CBS News - Politics (6 hours ago)

The first new American bomber aircraft in 30 years is making its public debut after years of secret development.

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CBS News - Politics (6 hours ago)

"We cannot write a rule that allows any subject of a search warrant to block government investigations after the execution of the warrant," the judges wrote in the opinion.

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CNN - Politics (6 hours ago)

House GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy and his critics are gearing up for a potential floor fight over the speakership in January, raising the possibility of a messy intraparty showdown that could bring uncertainty and chaos just as Republicans prepare to enter their new majority.

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CNN - Politics (6 hours ago)

President Joe Biden has asked Democratic National Committee leaders to drastically reshape the 2024 presidential nominating calendar and make South Carolina the first state to host a primary, followed by Nevada and New Hampshire on the same day a week later, Georgia the following week and then Michigan, a source confirms to CNN.

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CNN - Politics (6 hours ago)

CNN's Don Lemon speaks with supporters of Democratic incumbent Sen. Raphael Warnock and Republican challenger Herschel Walker ahead of the Georgia Senate race to hear what's on voters' minds.

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BBC - Politics (6 hours ago)

The former health secretary has appeared again in the Commons after several weeks in Australia.

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BBC - Politics (6 hours ago)

Labour would win general election if Chester's new MP Sam Dixon's vote share was repeated nationally.

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CBC - Politics (6 hours ago)

The federal government is preparing to consult the public on the possible creation of a foreign agent registry as a means of preventing outside interference in Canadian affairs, Public Safety Minister Marco Mendicino says.

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Raw Story - Politics (6 hours ago)

The judge overseeing the Trump Organization trial lost his patience at the company's defense lawyers.Justice Juan Merchan scolded the company's attorneys for repeatedly bringing up Donald Trump's name, although the former president isn't charged in the case, reported to The Daily Beast's Jose Pagliery."Much of the discussion during jury selection...

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Raw Story - Politics (6 hours ago)

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Tommy Frederick Allan says he knows he's going to prison, that after scaling the walls of the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021, on a rope, stealing an American flag and some documents from the Senate chamber and later declaring on social media that it was the "best day ever” he faces some sort of punishment. He just doesn't...

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Raw Story - Politics (6 hours ago)

Martha Menefield, an 82-year-old Black woman in Valley, Alabama, had police officers show up to her home on Sunday and arrest her for failing to pay a $77 trash bill, CBS42 reports. Menefield told CBS42 that she thought the bill had already been paid, "but they said it hadn't.”"And the cuffs,” she said, her eyes swelling with tears. "They're so...

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Raw Story - Politics (6 hours ago)

France marks next week the 80th anniversary of a daring World War II raid by British Royal Marines, who slipped past German patrols up the Gironde estuary to mine crucial supply ships.Dubbed "The Cockleshell Heroes" in a 1950s book and film after their tiny canvas-and-plywood boats, the 10-man infiltration team set off on "Operation Frankton" on...

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Raw Story - Politics (6 hours ago)

Failed California gubernatorial candidate and current Fox News contributor Caitlyn Jenner said on Friday that she didn't blame anyone for being offended by Kanye West's overt praise of Adolf Hitler, but she nonetheless wished him well.During an appearance on Fox News, Jenner, who is an adoptive parent of West's ex-wife Kim Kardashian, emphasized...

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Raw Story - Politics (6 hours ago)

U.S. Senator-elect John Fetterman on Friday announced two key staff hires for his office on Friday, including tapping the author of a book calling for the abolishment of the arcane Senate filibuster to be his next chief of staff.The Pennsylvania Democrat said in a statement that he has hired Adam Jentleson to oversee his D.C. office as chief of...

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The Washington Post - Politics (7 hours ago)

The top two primary states have long been much whiter than the party.

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The Washington Post - Politics (7 hours ago)

The government should push equal access to education by helping school districts design clothing standards that better consider equity and safety for students, a new report finds.

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BBC - Politics (7 hours ago)

The UK's new disability minister admits the government needs to improve its employment record.

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BBC - Politics (7 hours ago)

The MP is teased about his I'm a Celebrity performance as he returns to Parliament for a debate.

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BBC - Politics (7 hours ago)

The development minister announces further UK aid, on a visit to draught-hit western Somalia.

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Yahoo News - Politics (7 hours ago)

Biden: Putin defeating Ukraine is 'beyond comprehension'

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CNN - Politics (7 hours ago)

The Biden White House had hoped to see continued moderation in US jobs growth in the November jobs report to bolster what it sees as growing evidence that inflation is starting to slow -- but newly released data Friday morning defied the Federal Reserve's aggressive efforts to cool down the economy.

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CNN - Politics (7 hours ago)

Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock and GOP challenger Herschel Walker are making their closing arguments to voters ahead of the Dec. 6 runoff Senate election. Follow here for the latest live news updates on the race.

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CNN - Politics (7 hours ago)

Final sprint to the Georgia Senate runoff election

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The Washington Post - Politics (7 hours ago)

It's unlikely it'll truly happen in Arizona, as some have speculated. But we're also in uncharted territory, and the situation there provides a big test of an increasingly embattled certification process.

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Yahoo News - Politics (8 hours ago)

AP sources: Biden tells Dems he wants SC as 1st primary vote

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Yahoo News - Politics (8 hours ago)

Biden signs bill to block U.S. railroad strike

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Yahoo News - Politics (8 hours ago)

Biden plans to meet Prince William in Boston

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BBC - Politics (8 hours ago)

The former chancellor and health secretary is the latest Tory MP to say they will quit Parliament.

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New York Times - Politics (8 hours ago)

The Infowars broadcaster has been ordered by courts to pay about $1.5 billion in damages to Sandy Hook families hurt by his promotion of conspiracy theories.

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New York Times - Politics (8 hours ago)

President Biden had called on Congress to act, saying a rail strike would "devastate our economy.”

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CBS News - Politics (8 hours ago)

The legislation passed the Senate and the House this week.

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CBS News - Politics (8 hours ago)

The court said in a brief order​ that it will hear arguments in February, but will keep the program on hold for now.

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CBS News - Politics (8 hours ago)

In her reelection last month, Benson comfortably defeated her Trump-backed opponent by14 percentage points.

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CBS News - Politics (8 hours ago)

The Senate voted to block a railroad strike, forcing rail companies and union workers to accept the proposed settlement the White House helped negotiate in September. The bill's passage averts a nationwide disruption of rail service ahead of the holiday season. Scott MacFarlane has the latest.

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CBS News - Politics (8 hours ago)

"The Takeout" is a weekly podcast about politics, policy and pop culture hosted by CBS News chief Washington correspondent Major Garrett.

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