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North Korean negotiator headed to Washington

North Korean negotiator headed to Washington

North Korea’s lead negotiator in nuclear talks with the United States, Kim Yong Chol, is expected to arrive in Washington by the weekend, a potential sign that the two countries are getting closer to finalizing plans for a second summit between President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un. Kim Yong Chol, Pyongyang’s former spymaster who…MORE

‘Draft Beto’ urges O’Rourke to run with video mimicking his style

‘Draft Beto’ urges O’Rourke to run with video mimicking his style

A group pushing Beto O’Rourke to enter the 2020 presidential race is releasing a 90-second video Wednesday that mimics the former Texas congressman’s social media style — and is aimed at an audience of one. The new video from “Draft Beto 2020” comes the same day the group — one of two similar organizations laying…MORE

Read: Mueller filing on Manafort, Kilimnik

Read: Mueller filing on Manafort, Kilimnik

A 31-page filing from special counsel Robert Mueller Tuesday gives an unprecedented window into his work with the grand jury, which is typically secret. Read the 31-page filing: Click here to read full story »MORE

GOP lawmakers in 2 states want to spend state funds on Trump’s border wall

GOP lawmakers in 2 states want to spend state funds on Trump’s border wall

A Republican Montana state senator and Republican delegates from West Virginia plan to introduce measures to allocate state funds to help build President Donald Trump’s proposed wall along the southern US border. Republican Montana state Sen. Scott Sales confirmed to CNN on Tuesday that he will propose a bill that would allocate $8 million in…MORE

DNC no longer listed as partner for 2019 edition of Women’s March

DNC no longer listed as partner for 2019 edition of Women’s March

The Democratic National Committee appears to have pulled out from partnering with the organizers of the Women’s March as the group’s leadership faces accusations of anti-Semitism due to their association with Louis Farrakhan ahead of its third annual march this weekend. Although the DNC was not listed as a partner for the Women’s March as…MORE

What the Brexit failure reveals about our current morass

What the Brexit failure reveals about our current morass

On Tuesday night, British Prime Minister Theresa May’s plan to usher her country out of the European Union — a move forced by the Brexit vote of 2016 — was crushingly rejected in Parliament. The decision left the British government in total chaos, with just 73 days to go before the country is supposed to…MORE

Karen Pence teaching art at school that bans gay students, parents

Karen Pence teaching art at school that bans gay students, parents

Karen Pence’s office on Tuesday defended a decision by the second lady to teach art at a Christian school in northern Virginia that bans gay students and parents. Pence will teach elementary art two days a week at Immanuel Christian School in northern Virginia, her office announced. She’ll be known as “Mrs. Pence” to her…MORE

North Carolina 9th District election dispute grinds through courts

North Carolina 9th District election dispute grinds through courts

A Superior Court judge in North Carolina has set a hearing in a lawsuit filed by Republican candidate Mark Harris asking the court to force the State Board of Elections to certify the results of the state’s 9th Congressional District election — before the board completes its investigation into potential fraud in the race. The…MORE

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