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Trump touts GOP primary victors as ‘the team we want’ for midterms

“Great Republican election results last night,” the president writes on Twitter. | Carolyn Kaster/AP Photo By STEPHANIE [...]
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‘The map is different now’: Trump blows the 2020 race wide open

For years, presidential campaigns followed relatively predictable lines of trench warfare, with the outcome decided in a handful of battleground states. But the era of the hardened electoral map — 40 of 50 states voted for the [...]
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‘The Super Bowl of politics’: Trump’s team readies for Supreme Court battle

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In a sparsely decorated “war room” next to the West Wing on the White House grounds, Trump administration officials have been preparing for the president’s Supreme Court pick with an anything-can-happen approach to the historic task. With [...]
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Pompeo Sharpens Tone on North Korea: ‘The World Is a Gangster’

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[unable to retrieve full-text content] The secretary of state warned that the United States would not ease economic sanctions until North Korea completely eliminated its nuclear program. Source: NYT > World
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‘The Dump Killed My Son’: Mountains of Garbage Engulf India’s Capital

2 months ago | 0 comment
But “political will has not materialized into financing,” he said, adding that waste management is not an issue voters hold politicians accountable for. At the Ghazipur dump in Rammurti’s village, which opened in 1984, paid employees [...]
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‘The race for governor has turned into a scam’

3 months ago | 0 comment
LOS ANGELES — The California governor’s race was once ballyhooed as a proving ground for Democratic Party ideas in the Trump era, a blockbuster contest in which Democrats would not only pick the chief executive of the nation’s [...]
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‘The guy’s a f—ing yenta’

3 months ago | 0 comment
President Donald Trump has a hard time keeping a secret. His Friday morning tweet teasing a positive jobs report before its public release was just the latest of many cases where Trump has let slip something he wasn’t supposed to. Story [...]
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How China acquires ‘the crown jewels’ of U.S. technology

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The U.S. government was well aware of China’s aggressive strategy of leveraging private investors to buy up the latest American technology when, early last year, a company called Avatar Integrated Systems showed up at a bankruptcy court [...]
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Celebrating 75 Years of ‘The Fountainhead’

3 months ago | 0 comment
Can reading a novel make a real difference in one’s life? I know that for me, the answer is an unequivocal “yes.” And, I know I’m not alone, because many people have said that reading that same novel profoundly altered their perspective, [...]
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A Post About Devin Nunes By A Guy Who’s Seen Seven Episodes Of ‘The Americans’

3 months ago | 0 comment
Everybody is distracted by the Michael Cohen outrage and the Trump pulling out of the Iran deal outrage and all the other outrages, but we need to (briefly) talk about Devin Nunes. Because while all those outrages are going on, Devin Fucking [...]