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Attorney General Eric Holder 2020 run
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March 04, 2019 - 11:52 am
By Devan Cole, CNN (CNN) -- Former Attorney General Eric Holder announced Monday that he will not run for president in 2020. "Though I will not run for president in 2020, I will continue to fight for the future of our country through the National Democratic Redistricting Committee and its...
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Kentucky teen files lawsuit against Washington Post
February 20, 2019 - 8:37 am
By An Phung, CNN Business (CNN) -- Attorneys for a Kentucky high school student who was at the center of a viral video controversy are suing the Washington Post, seeking $250 million in damages. The law firm Hemmer DeFrank Wessels on Tuesday wrote a post on its website that said attorneys Lin Wood...
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File photo dated 06/12/04 of Jamal Khashoggi.
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February 08, 2019 - 4:50 pm
By Nicole Gaouette and Kevin Liptak (CNN) -- President Donald Trump refused to meet a legal mandate Friday to tell Congress whether the White House thinks Saudi Arabia's crown prince is personally responsible for the murder of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi. "The President maintains his...
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Elizabeth Warren
February 06, 2019 - 4:00 pm
By Caroline Kelly (CNN) — Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren listed her race as "American Indian" on a State Bar of Texas registration card in 1986, The Washington Post reported Tuesday. The Post's reporting represents a previously unknown instance of Warren claiming her race as Native American...
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FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2016, file photo, Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian waves at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Landstuhl, Germany.
AP Photo/Michael Probst, File
January 08, 2019 - 7:17 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian told a federal court on Tuesday that he was arrested by Iranian authorities, subjected to a sham trial and held for 18 months purely as a way to gain leverage over the American government in nuclear negotiations. Rezaian, 43, testified as...
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Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi
Hasan Jamali/AP, file
January 03, 2019 - 11:38 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia announced on Thursday it will seek the death penalty against five suspects in the slaying of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi , a killing that has seen members of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's entourage implicated in the writer's...
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This Oct. 9, 2018, file photo shows Republican U.S. Senate candidate Mitt Romney answering a question about tariffs during the debate with Democratic opponent Jenny Wilson in the America First Event Center in Cedar City, Utah.
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January 02, 2019 - 7:50 am
UPDATED: 3:32 p.m. WASHINGTON (AP) — Mitt Romney, the 2012 GOP presidential nominee and incoming Utah senator, has quickly set himself apart from other Republicans in the new Congress with a blistering attack on President Donald Trump's leadership and character, triggering what could become a new...
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Hasan Jamali, File / AP Photo
December 19, 2018 - 10:14 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The number of journalists killed worldwide in retaliation for their work nearly doubled this year, according to an annual report by the Committee to Protect Journalists. The New York-based organization found that 34 journalists were killed in retaliation for their work as of Dec. 14...
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AP Photo/Russell Contreras, File
December 14, 2018 - 8:13 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. immigration officials on Friday defended their actions in the detention of a 7-year-old Guatemalan girl who died two days after she and her father were taken into custody along a remote stretch of the U.S. border. The girl, identified by a Guatemalan official as Jackeline...
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AP Photo/Russell Contreras, File
December 13, 2018 - 11:00 pm
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — A 7-year-old girl who crossed the U.S.-Mexico border with her father last week died after being taken into the custody of the U.S. Border Patrol, federal immigration authorities confirmed Thursday. The Washington Post reports the girl died of dehydration and shock more than...
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