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Elizabeth Warren fires up her campaign for president, GOP dismisses her as a ‘fraud’

It has not been the best week for Sen. Elizabeth Warren, who continues to face challenges over her claims of Native American ancestry. On Tuesday, it was reported that she claimed “American Indian” ethnicity back in 1986 when registering [...]

Israel dismisses settler demand for probe of ex-soldiers

JERUSALEM (AP) – Israeli authorities say there’re no grounds to investigate a group of former soldiers critical of the country’s occupation of Palestinian-claimed territories. The state attorney’s office says no evidence was found [...]

Russia dismisses reports of prisoner swap with US

MOSCOW (AP) – Russia’s Foreign Ministry has dismissed suggestions that an American arrested in Moscow on suspicion of spying could be used in a prisoner swap for a Russian held in the United States. Paul Whelan, a former U.S. Marine, [...]

Romanian president dismisses chief anti-corruption prosecutor

Laura Codruța Kövesi was praised in the West for going after corrupt officials. Romanian President Klaus Iohannis signed a decree Monday to dismiss the country’s leading anti-corruption figure, Laura Codruța Kövesi, [...]

Tom Carper dismisses reference to ex-wife slapping incident as ‘political mischief’

DOVER, Del. — Democratic U.S. Sen. Tom Carper is criticizing Republican attempts to dredge up a decades-old incident in which he slapped his ex-wife, leaving her with a black eye. During a debate Wednesday, Carper and Republican challenger [...]

At press conference, Trump dismisses Europe’s trade pitch

LA MALBAIE, Canada — Days after igniting a trade war, Donald Trump declared Saturday that he wants a world free of all tariffs and trade barriers. Speaking at a news conference before leaving a G7 summit in Quebec, Trump insisted that the [...]

U.K. Court Dismisses Challenge to Northern Ireland Abortion Law

But she is feeling pressure. A Labour lawmaker, Stella Creasy, who called an emergency debate on the matter on Wednesday, wants to repeal parts of the 1861 Offenses Against the Person Act, which criminalized abortion in most cases but [...]
Russia Dismisses U.K.’s Accusation Over Spy’s Poisoning
On Tuesday, Mr. Lavrov dismissed the allegations that his country was responsible for the poisoning and argued that Britain had not done enough to provide Russia with access to the nerve agent for investigation. “It’s all nonsense, [...]
Iran’s top leader dismisses Trump’s ‘ugly, foolish’ remarks
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) – Iran’s supreme leader says U.S. President Donald Trump’s “cheap, ugly, foolish and unreal” remarks before the U.N. General Assembly earlier this week were a sign of desperation. In his debut address to the [...]
Judge sides with AIDS Healthcare Foundation, dismisses suit
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) – A judge has ruled in favor of one of the nation’s largest suppliers of HIV and AIDS medical care, clearing them from wrongdoing in an alleged $ 20 million scam to bilking the federal government. According [...]