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Pompeo asks Clinton for advice as he preps for confirmation battle

As a sharply partisan Republican member of Congress, CIA Director Mike Pompeo tormented former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton over her response to the deadly 2012 attacks in Benghazi, Libya, which Pompeo called “morally [...]
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‘Are You Normal?’ Putin Asks U.S. Congress in Annual News Gathering

“This is all made up by people who oppose Trump to make his work look illegitimate,” Mr. Putin said, adding that there is a “deep state” in the United States that fosters hostility toward Moscow: “Do they want to ban all contact?” Asked [...]
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As China Rises, Australia Asks Itself: Can It Rely on America?

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The arguments come against a backdrop of concerns over China’s growing influence in Australia. These include allegations of Chinese meddling in Australian universities and news stories about ethnically Chinese businessmen with connections [...]
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Spain’s Prime Minister Asks for Power to Oust Catalan Leader

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Photo Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy of Spain addressing the Senate in Madrid on Friday. Credit Chema Moya/European Pressphoto Agency BARCELONA, Spain [...]
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Ex-New Orleans mayor asks judge to throw out his conviction

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NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin has asked a federal judge to throw out his corruption conviction, citing a recent Supreme Court decision making it more difficult to convict public officials of bribery. Acting as [...]
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Trump asks Congress to fix Iran deal’s flaws

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UPDATE 1:10 p.m.: President Donald Trump announced Friday that he will decertify Iran’s compliance with the landmark 2015 nuclear deal, throwing the Obama-era agreement into doubt but stopping short of calling on Congress to reimpose [...]
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Spain Asks Catalonia: Did You Declare Independence or Not?

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Mr. Rajoy, whose remarks came after an emergency cabinet meeting earlier in the day about how to address the situation in Catalonia, has asked to appear before the Spanish Parliament at 4 p.m. The Spanish leader is under intense pressure [...]
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Sessions asks judge to limit sanctuary cities injunction

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CHICAGO (AP) – The U.S. Justice Department is seeking to limit a federal judge’s order blocking the Trump Administration’s efforts to keep law enforcement grant money from sanctuary cities. In a memorandum filed in federal court Tuesday, [...]
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The Latest: Iraq asks for help to build a nuclear reactor

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UNITED NATIONS (AP) – The Latest on the United Nations General Assembly (all times local): 5:35 p.m. Iraq’s foreign minister is asking nuclear countries for help building a nuclear reactor, saying the country has a right to use nuclear [...]
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Texas asks court to allow its ban on ‘sanctuary cities’

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NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Attorneys for Texas are asking a federal appeals court in New Orleans to let the state’s law banning “sanctuary cities” take effect. U.S. District Judge Orlando Garcia blocked much of the law Aug. 31 – the [...]