State Highlights: FEMA’s Recovery Efforts On U.S. Islands Lag Behind Those On Mainland, Report Says; Citing Opioid Epidemic Challenges, Maryland’s Chief Medical Examiner Announces Resignation

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William Ruckelshaus, who resigned in Watergate’s ‘Saturday Night Massacre,’ dies at 87: U.S. media

William Ruckelshaus, picked by Richard Nixon as the first head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and as deputy attorney general before being fired for defying the president in the Watergate scandal, died on Wednesday at the age of 87, … Read more…

U.S. Intelligence Officials Briefed Senators, Russian Attempt To Frame Ukraine | MTP Daily | MSNBC

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Ousted ‘bad news’ U.S. ambassador to Ukraine to testify in Trump impeachment probe

The former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine, whom President Donald Trump called “bad news” before firing her, will be in the spotlight on Friday when she testifies at the second day of televised impeachment hearings. Reuters: Politics SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: SPECIAL … Read more…

Los Angeles Archbishop Is First Hispanic Man Elected To Lead U.S. Catholic Bishops

Archbishop José Gómez is an immigrant from Mexico and a strong advocate of a welcoming policy towards undocumented immigrants. Black Voices – Black News, Entertainment, Style and Culture SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription … Read more…

WWE wrestling stars reportedly ‘held hostage’ at Saudi airport after row over cutting of live feed – 200 U.S. citizens were held for hours on the Tarmac. Sports Journalist Dave Meltzer says tensions grew when military police were sent to the airport.

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The U.S. Gov’t Just Turned Over 500 Pages Of Mueller Probe Documents. Here’s What We Know | MSNBC

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U.S. Representative Hill blasts ‘misogynistic culture’ in farewell speech

U.S. Democratic Representative Katie Hill blasted a “misogynistic culture” on Thursday as she resigned from Congress after facing accusations of sexual relations with her staffers. Reuters: Politics SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX … Read more…

Tech consultations on parts of U.S. trade deal completed – China’s Commerce Ministry

Chinese Vice Premier Liu He had a phone call with U.S. trade officials as both countries confirmed technical consultations on some parts of a trade agreement were basically completed, China’s Ministry of Commerce said in a statement on Saturday. Reuters: … Read more…

Russian, U.S. Ceasefire Playbooks End w/Destruction Of Kurdish Enclave In Syria | MTP Daily | MSNBC

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U.S. lawmakers, others condemn Trump for ‘lynching’ comment on impeachment probe

U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday again waded into America’s fraught racial history by labeling the impeachment inquiry against him a “lynching” – language that conjured memories of decades of killings of thousands of black people – drawing swift bipartisan … Read more…

Lori Loughlin among those facing new charges in U.S. college admissions scam

Actress Lori Loughlin is facing a new bribery charge after federal prosecutors on Tuesday said they brought additional charges against 18 wealthy parents, university athletic officials and others accused of participating in the largest U.S. college admissions scam ever uncovered. … Read more…

Fmr. U.S. Atty. McQuade: SDNY Investigating Giuliani Is ‘Unprecedented’ | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

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U.S. Public Lands Chief Says His Positions On Climate, Immigrants Don’t Matter

Bureau of Land Management acting director William Perry Pendley repeatedly dodged questions at an environmental journalism conference. Latino Voices – Latino News, Entertainment, Style and Culture BEST DEAL UPDATES: SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount … Read more…

Iran-linked group tried to hack U.S. 2020 presidential campaigns, Microsoft says

The hack targeted email addresses belonging to U.S. presidential campaigns, government officials and journalists, according to new data unveiled by Microsoft. Microsoft linked the hack to the Iranian government and said more than 2,700 attempts were made to identify email … Read more…

U.S. Begins Pullback From Northern Syria, Clearing Way for Turkish Offensive

Convoys of American military personnel began pulling back from the Syria-Turkey border, after President Trump ordered the Pentagon to clear the way for Ankara to launch an offensive against Kurdish fighters who spearheaded the U.S.-campaign against Islamic State. WSJ.com: World … Read more…