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  1. I Will Shut Down the Government. Trump Makes Threat Over Border Wall FundingTue, 11 Dec 2018 18:15:38 +0000
    In a testy meeting with Democratic leaders in the Oval Office on Tuesday, President Donald Trump demanded billions to build a border wall and said he’s willing to shut down the government later this month to get it. “If we don’t get what we want, one way or the other through you or the military… More...
  2. Police Responding to Noise Complaint Decide to Just Join the PartyTue, 11 Dec 2018 18:00:54 +0000
    "Instead of something negative...it was something wholesome" More...
  3. Jury Recommends Life in Prison for Man Who Drove Car Into Counterprotesters in CharlottesvilleTue, 11 Dec 2018 17:47:17 +0000
    James Alex Fields Jr. plowed into the counter protesters on Aug. 12, 2017 More...
  4. Google CEO Sundar Pichai Refutes Claims of Bias as He Faces House LawmakersTue, 11 Dec 2018 17:19:39 +0000
    Pichai stressed that users opt in to certain data-tracking features More...
Fox News
  1. Electric scooters being dumped in California lake, as popularity explodesTue, 11 Dec 2018 18:36:03 GMT
    Electric scooters may be billed as an easy and environmentally-friendly way to get around, but as their popularity explodes, the cheap mode of transport has ironically wound up turning into another form of pollution. More...
  2. Secret military bases inadvertently exposed by Russian satellite map companyTue, 11 Dec 2018 18:33:35 GMT
    Yandex Maps, Russia's answer to Google Maps, obscured the locations of 300 sites some of them top secret nuclear facilities in Israel and Turkey. More...
  3. Woman threatened with fine after inviting lonely neighbors to Christmas dinnerTue, 11 Dec 2018 18:31:55 GMT
    One woman was stunned to learn her festive gathering was breaking the law. More...
  4. Florida man accused of double murder wheeled into court screaming 'God,' shouts at judge before bond deniedTue, 11 Dec 2018 18:30:44 GMT
    Thefirst appearance in court of a man accused of fatally shooting two people at an apartment complex in Florida on Sunday swiftly went off the rails as the defendant began screaming for a higher power as he was wheeled in and then began shouting at the judge. More...
New York Times
  1. Trump Battles Pelosi and Schumer Over Wall Funding and a Government ShutdownTue, 11 Dec 2018 18:18:39 GMT
    After a combative news conference, Senator Chuck Schumer says Mr. Trump had a “temper tantrum” and made clear he wanted a shutdown. More...
  2. Criminal Justice Bill Will Go Up for a Vote, McConnell SaysTue, 11 Dec 2018 16:39:34 GMT
    Senator Mitch McConnell said the Senate would vote on a bill rewriting prison and sentencing laws before the end of the year, a potential bipartisan policy achievement for President Trump. More...
  3. Trump Claims Progress With China as Negotiators Talk TradeTue, 11 Dec 2018 17:01:00 GMT
    A telephone call between top negotiators comes despite concern over the arrest of an executive from the Chinese company Huawei. More...
  4. Live Updates: Sundar Pichai, Google’s C.E.O., Testifies on Capitol HillTue, 11 Dec 2018 18:00:08 GMT
    Google’s chief is getting his turn under the Washington bright lights, appearing before lawmakers to explain his company’s practices, which some critics say are biased against conservatives. More...
U.S. News
  1. Google chief Pichai to face US House grillingTue, 11 Dec 2018 15:48:45 GMT
    Google's CEO faces a grilling from U.S. lawmakers on how the web search giant handled an alarming data breach and whether it may bend to Chinese government censorship demands. CEO Sundar Pichai's appearance Tuesday before the House Judiciary Committee comes after he angered members of a Senate panel in September by declining their invitation to testify about foreign governments'... Google's CEO faces a grilling from U.S. lawmakers on how the web search giant handled an alarming data breach and whether it may bend to Chinese government censorship demands. More...
  2. Senators to try condemning Saudi crown prince for journalist's killingTue, 11 Dec 2018 07:04:41 GMT
    The Senate may formally condemn Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi before the end of the year, if no one stands in the way of the outgoing Senate Foreign Relations Committee chairman's plan to expedite a vote to do so on the floor. Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., said that he would to seek on Tuesday to have the Senate vote on a measure holding the crown prince responsible for the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, and calling on him to cease other aggressive Saudi policies in the Persian Gulf, including its military campaign in Yemen, blockade of Qatar, and incarceration of human rights activists. More...
  3. Man accused of plotting large-scale attack at Ohio synagogueMon, 10 Dec 2018 22:29:26 GMT
    Federal authorities said they've charged two people involved in planning separate large-scale attacks - one who wanted to carry out a shooting at a synagogue and another who had been plotting a bar shooting and blowing up a pipeline. While the alleged attacks were in the planning stages, there was never an immediate threat to the public, the FBI and Department of Justice said Monday in a news conference announcing the charges. More...
  4. Supreme Court gives victory to Planned ParenthoodMon, 10 Dec 2018 18:03:26 GMT
    WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday left lower court victories intact for Planned Parenthood in a legal battle with states over access by Medicaid patients to the group's services. The dispute did not involve abortion, but the action by the justices keeps a hot-button political issue off the docket. More...
  5. 10 Things to Know for TodayMon, 10 Dec 2018 13:30:24 GMT
    After favorite Nick Ayers dropped out of the running, Mick Mulvaney and Republican congressman Mark Meadows are two of at least four candidates in the mix. A bail hearing for a top Chinese technology executive is set to resume in Vancouver after the U.S. alleged the firm used a shell company to evade trade curbs on Iran. More...
  6. Presidential hopefuls pushed to go big on climate changeMon, 10 Dec 2018 08:55:49 GMT
    Environmental activists are ramping up a pressure campaign designed to drum up Democratic support for a sweeping agenda to fight climate change, with the 2020 presidential campaign in their sights. Hundreds of young demonstrators are planning to turn out Monday on Capitol Hill to push Democrats on a package of ambitious environmental goals - including a nationwide transition to 100 percent power from renewable sources within as little as 10 years - that's collectively dubbed the Green New Deal. More...
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