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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican Congresswoman Martha McSally accused her opponent in the hotly contested U.S. Senate race in Arizona, Democratic U.S. Representative Kyrsten Sinema, of “being OK with treason” as the two faced off in their only debate. McSally has increasingly focused on Sinema’s past as an antiwar protester and progressive activist to get an
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A U.S. judge on Monday dismissed adult film actress Stormy Daniels’s defamation lawsuit against President Donald Trump and ordered her to pay his attorney’s fees, saying a tweet the president had written referring to her was protected by free-speech laws. FILE PHOTO: A combination photo shows Adult film actress Stephanie Clifford, also
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LYNN HAVEN, Fla. (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump got a first-hand look on Monday at the “total devastation” that Hurricane Michael brought to Florida, as rescuers searched for scores of missing people and hundreds of thousands of residents remained without power. Trump and first lady Melania Trump passed out bottles of water at an
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ORLANDO, Fla. (Reuters) – On the eve of the world’s largest business jet show, deals began in earnest as planemakers polished plans for supersonic jets and unveiled new luxury aircraft featuring high-speed WiFi and hot showers at 40,000 feet. The logo of Bombardier is seen during the Latin American Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition fair
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BOSTON (Reuters) – Harvard University discriminates against Asian-American applicants in order to limit how many it admits, a lawyer for a group suing the school said on Monday at the start of a trial that could have wider implications for the role of race in U.S. college admissions. Edward Blum, founder of Students for Fair
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EGLIN AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump traveled to Florida’s storm-ravaged Panhandle on Monday to see the destruction caused by deadly Hurricane Michael. The president and first lady arrived at Eglin Air Force Base in the Panhandle, Florida’s northwestern region, and were to check out part
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TEGUCIGALPA (Reuters) – A growing group of more than 1,500 Honduran migrants headed for the United States moved toward the Guatemalan border on Sunday, witnesses and organizers said. A large group of Hondurans fleeing poverty and violence, move in a caravan toward the United States, in San Pedro Sula, Honduras October 13, 2018. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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MEXICO BEACH, Fla. (Reuters) – The hunt for missing people in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael early Sunday is turning into a search for the dead, as hope of finding more people alive fades in the Florida Panhandle, U.S. officials said. A man carries food and water past a building damaged by Hurricane Michael in
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday that separating migrant families at the border could deter illegal immigration and that he was considering several options to tighten border security. In June, Trump abandoned his policy of separating immigrant children from their parents on the U.S.-Mexico border after images of youngsters in cages
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MEXICO BEACH, Fla. (Reuters) – Search and rescue volunteers have located hundreds of people reported missing in the U.S. Southeast after Hurricane Michael tore through their Florida Panhandle communities, but the death toll of at least 18 was expected to rise. Homes destroyed after Hurricane Michael smashed into Florida’s northwest coast in Mexico Beach, October
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MEXICO BEACH, Fla. (Reuters) – Searchers on Friday found the first body in the rubble of the Florida coastal town of Mexico Beach, which was nearly obliterated by Hurricane Michael, as the toll from the historic storm rose to at least 17 and was expected to rise. Rescue teams, hampered by power and phone outages,
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MEXICO BEACH, Fla. (Reuters) – Rescue crews worked their way through fallen trees and heaps of rubble on Friday in the Florida Panhandle towns hit the hardest by Hurricane Michael, looking for people trapped or killed by a storm blamed for at least 12 deaths. The concern was for people who ignored evacuation orders ahead
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