Politics

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August 28, 2019 - 5:16 am
A divorce filing submitted Tuesday in Washington D.C. claims a married man left his relationship due to his love for Rep. Ilhan Omar. Dr. Beth Mynett says her husband, Tim Mynett, informed her in April that he had been seeing Omar and that he was in love with her. Omar was a client of Mynett's...
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FILE - This photo from Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016 shows then Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaking at a campaign event with employees at Trump National Doral in Miami. President Donald Trump was in full sales mode Monday, Aug. 26, 2019, doing everything but passing out brochures as he touted the features that would make the Doral golf resort the ideal place for the next G7 Summit _ close to the airport, plenty of hotel rooms, separate buildings for every delegation, even top facilities for the media. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)
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August 26, 2019 - 7:14 pm
MIAMI (AP) — President Donald Trump was in full sales mode Monday, doing everything but pass out brochures as he touted the features that would make the Doral golf resort the ideal place for the next G-7 Summit — close to the airport, plenty of hotel rooms, separate buildings for every delegation,...
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President Donald Trump speaks with reporters before departing on Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House, Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019, in Washington. Trump is headed to Kentucky. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
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August 21, 2019 - 3:24 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — King of Israel? The second coming? The chosen one? President Donald Trump is known to have a healthy ego. But a string of comments Wednesday went to a higher level. First, Trump thanked conservative radio host and supporter Wayne Allyn Root for his praise. In a tweet, Trump quoted...
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Elizabeth Warren
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August 20, 2019 - 5:05 am
Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren continues her first campaign trip to Minnesota on Tuesday. The US Senator from Massachusetts visits a non-profit before taking part in a panel discussion on criminal justice. Warren drew a large crowd to Macalester College in St. Paul on Monday...
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August 19, 2019 - 3:57 pm
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Democratic Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib sharply criticized Israel on Monday for denying them entry to the Jewish state and called on fellow members of Congress to visit while they cannot. Omar, of Minnesota, suggested President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Benjamin...
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August 19, 2019 - 9:35 am
Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib will speak Monday afternoon at the State Capitol in St. Paul about their recent travel bans to Israel. The congresswomen were banned last week due to their support of a boycott over that nation's treatment of Palestinians. Their event will include a number of...
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