Politics

Russian Opposition Leader Arrested Amid Mass Protest in Moscow

By: Howard Amos and Jim Heintz 

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People surround Alexander Pushkin monument with a poster reading: Dimon ( Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev) Give Money Back, in downtown Moscow, Russia, Sunday, March 26, 2017. Russia’s leading opposition figure Alexei Navalny and his supporters aim to hold anti-corruption demonstrations throughout Russia. But authorities are denying permission and police have warned they won’t be responsible for “negative consequences” or unsanctioned gatherings. (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev)

MOSCOW — Thousands of people crowded into Moscow’s Pushkin Square on Sunday for an unsanctioned protest against the Russian government, part of a wave of demonstrations taking place throughout the country. Read More

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Lawmakers Call on FBI to Help on Missing Black Girls

By Samantha Cooney

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(Photo By Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call)

Black lawmakers are putting pressure on the FBI to help investigate the number of missing black minors in Washington, D.C., the Associated Press reports. Read More

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Trump And Master Salesmanship Lose, Facts And Reality Win

Republicans promised a health care plan that would be cheaper but better than Obamacare. Turns out that’s a lot harder than they figured.

By S.V. Date

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WASHINGTON ― As the dust settles from Friday’s collapse of “Trumpcare” in the House of Representatives and fingers try to point out the various losers, at least one clear winner has emerged: facts.

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Trump Administration Bans Small Electronic Devices on Certain Overseas Flights

By: Zeke J Miller

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The Trump Administration is banning personal electronic devices larger than a cell phone on flights to the U.S. from 10 overseas airports, the Transportation Security Administration and Department of Homeland Security announced early Tuesday. Read More

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Calvin’s Undisputed Truth: Donald Trump Put In Office By Jesus Not Man

By: Calvin Holloway

Staff Writer

As we vastly approach the end of time; Jesus is setting up all the rulers of kingdoms in place. That becomes apparent when you look at the United States Of America Presidential Office. The billionaire businessman Donald Trump, who is running things in the U.S, was put there by Jesus.   Read More

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Person Driving ‘Suspicious’ Vehicle Detained Near White House

By: JACK DATE

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An individual who drove up to a Secret Service checkpoint near the White House Saturday night was detained after his vehicle was determined to be “suspicious,” the Secret Service said in a statement. Read More

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Florida Lawmakers Expected To Revise Stand Your Ground Bill

By: Jessica McKinney 

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Florida lawmakers are poised to make significant revisions to the current Stand Your Ground bill this week, The New York Times reports. Under the proposed rule, it may allow more defendants to claim self-defense without having to provide evidence to support the claim. Instead, the burden would transfer to the prosecutors, who would have to prove, beyond reasonable doubt, that the rule does not apply. Read More

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Knowingly Exposing Sex Partners To HIV Would No Longer Be A Felony Under This California Bill

By: Shanice Davis

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A group of California lawmakers no longer want people to face up to seven years in prison for choosing not to inform their sex partners about their HIV infection before exposing them to the disease during unprotected intercourse. The bill, which would reduce the crime to a misdemeanor, would also apply to people who donate to blood or semen banks without making their HIV or AIDS status known, the Los Angeles Times reports. Read More

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