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Senator under misconduct probe resigns, majority leader says

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) – A state senator who was under investigation following allegations of improper conduct has resigned days ahead of the start of the legislative session. Sen. Kevin Ranker, a Democrat from Orcas Island, sent a letter [...]

Sudan under al-Bashir: Long history of turmoil, conflicts

CAIRO (AP) – Street protests against Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir show no sign of abating. A growing number of his former allies are clamoring for his departure. None of his friends in the region are stepping up to help. One of [...]

America’s Allies Fear That Traditional Ties No Longer Matter Under Trump

BRUSSELS — America’s allies in Europe and Asia thought they had learned to digest and compensate for the instinctive unpredictability of President Trump. But the bitter resignation of Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and the abrupt [...]

Yemen’s Deadly Seas: Fishermen Come Under Fire in Saudi War

Of the 86 fishermen on the six boats, 50 died. Identifying the perpetrators of maritime attacks is notoriously difficult, especially in a war as chaotic and opaque as the one in Yemen. Both the Saudi-led coalition and its Houthi foes, [...]

Almost every part of Trump’s life is under investigation

WASHINGTON (AP) – Investigations now entangle Donald Trump’s White House, campaign, transition, inauguration, charity and business. For Trump, the political, the personal and the deeply personal are all under examination. Less than [...]

Cornyn under fire from GOP as criminal justice reform falters

Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn has found himself in the middle of an internal GOP firefight in the final days of the lame duck. | Carolyn Kaster/AP Photo Congress Advocates of the Trump-endorsed bill say the Senate GOP whip isn’t [...]

Lawyer for Snowden in Hong Kong Says He Left City Under Pressure

HONG KONG — A human rights lawyer who represented the former N.S.A. contractor Edward J. Snowden when he fled to Hong Kong says pressure from the local authorities, the bar association and legal aid groups have made it impossible [...]

Students could skip school to protest under board proposal

ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) – High school students could skip classes to attend political protests under a proposal up for debate in a Maryland public school district. The Washington Post reports that Montgomery County’s school board is expected [...]

Turkey keeps 1 activist under arrest, releases 12 others

ISTANBUL (AP) – Turkey’s official news agency says one person has been kept in custody in an investigation over allegations of supporting mass anti-government protests in 2013 with links to a prominent philanthropist. Anadolu Agency [...]

America under attack: Clintons, Obamas, Soros & CNN sent bombs

Home News America under attack: Clintons, Obamas, Soros & CNN sent bombs America is under attack, as multiple incendiary devices are sent simultaneously to the Clintons, the Obamas, George Soros, CNN and more. In this special edition of [...]