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Venezuela’s Guaido Challenges Maduro Through Humanitarian Aid

Boosted by the backing of 20 European Union countries, Venezuela's opposition warned the military on Tuesday not to prevent humanitarian aid from entering the country as parliament leader Juan Guaido stepped up his challenge to President Nicolas Maduro's authority.

Kamala Harris Speaks At Beverly Hills Campaign Fundraiser

California Sen. Kamala Harris spoke Saturday at two Los Angeles-area fundraisers for her campaign for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination.

Jury Weighs Fate of “El Chapo” After 12-Week Trial

A New York jury began deliberating the fate of Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman Monday after a three month drug trial that laid bare the loves, schemes and escapes of Mexico's most famous drug lord.

Local Author Adds Her Name to Democratic Presidential Hopefuls

Self-help author and lecturer Marianne Williamson Monday evening announced her candidacy for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, calling for "more than a better version of the same old same old.

Trump, Roberts Verbally Spar Over Federal Judges

President Donald Trump entered an extraordinary row Wednesday with the chief justice of the Supreme Court, claiming "shocking" bias against his policies in parts of the judiciary.

Jury Delay Snarls El Chapo’s US Drug Trial

Juror complications on Tuesday delayed opening statements in the New York trial of Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, one of the world's most notorious criminals accused of spending a quarter of a century smuggling cocaine into the United States.

Trump’s Ex-Lawyer Cohen Sentenced To 3 Years In Prison

President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen delivered a blistering attack on his ex-boss as he was sentenced to three years in prison on Wednesday for multiple crimes including paying "hush money" to two women who claimed to have had affairs with Trump.

Trump Calls for Jailing of Ex-Lawyer Cohen

US President Donald Trump called Monday for a long jail term for his ex-lawyer Michael Cohen, who admitted lying to Congress about pursuing a real estate deal with Russia on Trump's behalf during the 2016 election campaign.

CIA Chief to Brief Small Number of Lawmakers on Khashoggi

CIA director Gina Haspel has agreed to brief a "small group" of US lawmakers about the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, the chair of the Senate foreign relations committee said Monday.

Trump, Roberts Verbally Spar Over Federal Judges

President Donald Trump entered an extraordinary row Wednesday with the chief justice of the Supreme Court, claiming "shocking" bias against his policies in parts of the judiciary.

Jury Delay Snarls El Chapo’s US Drug Trial

Juror complications on Tuesday delayed opening statements in the New York trial of Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, one of the world's most notorious criminals accused of spending a quarter of a century smuggling cocaine into the United States.

Trump Lashes Out at Macron as Europe Moves on Defense Without US

Donald Trump on Tuesday unleashed an extraordinary attack on Emmanuel Macron, mocking the French president's approval rating and lashing him over European defense proposals which enjoyed a crucial new boost from Germany. 

Britain Announces Draft Brexit Deal with EU

Britain has agreed a draft Brexit deal with the European Union, Prime Minister Theresa May announced Tuesday, although she must still get it through her cabinet and the deeply divided parliament.

L.A. Loses Out In Amazon HQ2 Sweepstakes

Amazon made it official Tuesday following several days of media speculation, with company officials announcing that they have chosen to build additional headquarters at two locations on the East Coast.

Jeff Sessions Resigns As Attorney General

Attorney General Jeff Sessions resigned Wednesday after enduring more than a year of bitter criticism from the president over his decision to step aside from the Russia investigation that has dogged the White House.

Election Night 2018: Republicans Retain Control Of U.S. Senate; Democrats Take House

Republicans kept control of the U.S. Senate Tuesday night after several key victories in tight races. The Democrats, meanwhile, reclaimed a majority in the House.
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