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(Reuters) – Union leaders for West Virginia teachers ended a two-day strike on Wednesday that they had called to oppose charter schools, clearing the way for classes to resume for about 270,000 students. Randi Weingarten, president of the American Federation of Teachers, speaks before a crowd of striking educators at Capital High School in Charleston,
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FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump (2NDR) participates in a roundtable discussion with Deputy Transportation Secretary Jeff Rosen (L), Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao and Walter Waidelich (R) at the Department of Transportation in Washington, U.S. June 9, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/File Photo WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump plans to nominate Jeffrey Rosen as the next
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FILE PHOTO: Longtime Trump ally Roger Stone gives an interview to Reuters in Washington, U.S., January 31, 2019. REUTERS/Leah Millis/File Photo WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s former adviser Roger Stone apologized on Monday after posting on Instagram a photo of the judge overseeing his trial for allegedly making false statements to Congress, obstruction and
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FILE PHOTO – Former U.S. Congressman Anthony Weiner departs U.S. Federal Court, following his sentencing after pleading guilty to one count of sending obscene messages to a minor, ending an investigation into a “sexting” scandal that played a role in last year’s U.S. presidential election, in New York, U.S., September 25, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson (Reuters)
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – California will “imminently” challenge President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency to obtain funds for a U.S.-Mexico border wall, state Attorney General Xavier Becerra said on Sunday. FILE PHOTO: The prototypes for U.S. President Donald Trump’s border wall are seen behind the border fence between Mexico and the United States, in
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AURORA, Ill. (Reuters) – The gunman who killed five fellow workers at an Illinois factory had just been fired, and the plant manager and a human resources official were among his victims, authorities said on Saturday. The exterior of the Henry Pratt valve assembly plant — where police say Gary Martin shot fellow employees and
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VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – Former U.S. Cardinal Theodore McCarrick has been expelled from the Roman Catholic priesthood after he was found guilty of sexual crimes against minors and adults, the Vatican said on Saturday. Pope Francis has decided that the ruling, which followed an appeal by the man who was a power-broker as Archbishop of
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