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"It's the old double negative trap, laid by the Deep State," quipped a Twitter critic.
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GOP, businesses slam AOC for doubting existence of smash-and-grab robberies: 'Tone-deaf and offensive'
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said 'a lot of these allegations of organized retail theft are not actually panning out' referring to smash-and-grab incidents. The New York Democrat is facing pushback from Republicans and retail leaders.
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Photo Illustration by Thomas Levinson/The Daily Beast/GettyAs governor of Florida, Ron DeSantis is understandably big on gators.He had a gator logo along with the words “Don’t Tread on Florida” stenciled onto a sign he unveiled in October when calling for a special session of the legislature to counter federal COVID-19 vaccine mandates.And his office had that gator’s twin on another sign with the words “Let Us Alone” affixed to the podium at a national guard armory in Pensacola on Thursday. The
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So it turns out I’m a friend of Donald Trump’s. In fact, I’m one of his top supporters. Also, my name is Joe.
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Several senators in New Mexico are speaking out against Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham. A lengthy lawsuit was filed in the state's supreme court on Wednesday by Democratic Senator Jacob Candelaria (District 26) and Republican Senator Greg Baca (District 29).
This will show "Big Tech," crows Trump.
Millions of Americans are expected to receive stimulus payments around Christmastime by way of their local state governments. Some states issue their own stimulus checks, and others are even providing...
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U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken fired a warning shot at China, saying any move to invade Taiwan would bring "terrible consequences."
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The Naming Commission received more than 4,600 online submissions. The commission is tasked with renaming Fort Benning and other Department of Defense assets that commemorate the Confederacy.
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John Eastman, Who Worked to Overturn the Election, Whines About Jan. 6 Committee Not Upholding Precedent
The former Trump lawyer who wrote a memo instructing Pence to stop the 2020 election certification says he will plead the Fifth Amendment
The United Arab Emirates defence ministry said its purchase of French Rafale fighter jets would complement its planned deal to buy American F-35 warplanes, which has slowed due to Washington's concerns over Abu Dhabi's relationship with China. The Gulf Arab state on Friday ordered 80 Rafales made by Dassault Aviation and 12 Caracal military helicopters made by Airbus Helicopters in an arms contract worth 17 billion euros ($19.2 billion). Major General Ibrahim Nasser Al Alawi, commander of the UAE Air Force and Air Defence, said in a statement on state news agency WAM late on Saturday that the Rafale jets would replace the UAE's French-built Mirage 2000 fleet.
"Through his attorney, Mr. Clark has informed the Select Committee of a medical condition that precludes his participation in tomorrow's meeting and he has provided ample evidence of his claim," the House of Representatives Select Committee said on Friday, adding it had agreed to postpone the deposition until Dec. 16. The panel had been expected to ask Clark about allegations that he tried to help Trump overturn the 2020 presidential election.
Despite engaging better with the African continent recently, the ex-colonial power faces a backlash.
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Mike Theiler/AFP via GettyBillionaire’s scion and Nebraska governor Pete Ricketts set a high watermark for controversy during his first six years in office. There was his “crazy” refusal to lock down the state despite a surge of COVID-19 cases, the unearthed racist messages from his former campaign field director, and his maskless gabfest at a sports bar on election night 2020. (The restaurant worker who filmed the governor was fired.)Yet in recent months the nuttiness quotient has somehow metas
After a formal protest from the Philippines and a decisive warning from the U.S., China has backed down following its recent displays of aggression in the international dispute over sovereignty of the South China Sea. The clash reportedly occurred in an area leading to the Second Thomas Shoal — part of the Spratly Islands archipelago — where Philippine troops regularly await food drops and other provisions from supply boats. The competing claims over one of the world’s most active maritime regions date back centuries and primarily involves: China, Brunei, Malaysia, the Philippines, Taiwan and Vietnam.
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What a Roe reversal would mean for Trump
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Readers share their views on the perils of septic tank pollution; taxing authority and who should have it; and President Biden's effect on the economy
A photo shared repeatedly on social media in Pakistan appears to show a Pakistani border guard shaking hands with an Indian border guard who has a wet patch on his trousers. The photo, however, has been altered to make it look as though he has soiled himself. The original image shows the men shaking hands at a border crossing between Pakistan and India.The image -- which has the wet patch circled in blue -- was shared here on Twitter on November 24, 2021. Screenshot of the tweet with the altered
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Biden warns Putin he will make it 'very, very difficult' to attack Ukraine after US intelligence says Russia is planning military offensive
US intelligence has determined that Russian military is planning an attack on Ukraine using as many as 175,000 troops as early as next year, The Washington Post reported.