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Mueller Quits, Denies Probe Cleared Trump, Hands Baton to Congress

Robert Mueller said Wednesday his two-year Russia investigation had not exonerated Donald Trump, but that he lacked the power to charge a sitting president -- passing the baton to Congress where a growing chorus is clamoring for impeachment.

Israeli Parliament Dissolves as Netanyahu Fails to Meet Deadline to Form Government

Israelis faced the increasing likelihood Wednesday of another general election only months after the last polls with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's coalition talks deadlocked hours ahead of a midnight deadline.

Rare footage of life in Warsaw Jewish ghetto shown in Poland

Scenes of starving Jewish children smuggling food, a dead body on the sidewalk, were captured in never-before-seen footage of Warsaw's wartime ghetto by an amateur filmmaker in 1941. 

Biden Visits Southern California for Fundraisers; Makes Taco Run with Garcetti

Former Vice President Joe Biden brought his fledgling presidential campaign to the Southland Wednesday for a pair of fundraisers, while also greeting residents and sitting down for tacos in the Pico-Union area with Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti.

Trump: Congress ‘Can’t Impeach’ Him

President Donald Trump said Monday that Congress "can't impeach" him over the findings of the Mueller report into Russian election meddling and his attempts to hamper the investigation.

Pittsburgh Rabbi to be Honored by Simon Wiesenthal Center

The rabbi at the Pittsburgh synagogue which was the site of the deadliest attack against the Jewish community on U.S. soil will be among the recipients of the Simon Wiesenthal Center's Medal of Valor at its annual National Tribute Dinner Wednesday evening at The Beverly Hilton.

Obrador Denies ‘Political Persecution’ in Graft Case

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Wednesday denied that he was persecuting figures linked to the previous government, as authorities began making arrests in his administration's first major corruption case.

2020 Presidential Democratic Candidates Call for Trump Impeachment

Several candidates seeking the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination seized upon remarks on Wednesday by Special Counsel Robert Mueller to call for the impeachment of President Donald Trump.

Top US General Says Xi Broke Promise on South China Sea

The US military's top general said Wednesday that Chinese President Xi Jingping reneged on promises not to militarize the South China Sea and called for "collective action" to hold Beijing responsible.

Mueller Quits, Denies Probe Cleared Trump, Hands Baton to Congress

Robert Mueller said Wednesday his two-year Russia investigation had not exonerated Donald Trump, but that he lacked the power to charge a sitting president -- passing the baton to Congress where a growing chorus is clamoring for impeachment.

Israeli Parliament Dissolves as Netanyahu Fails to Meet Deadline to Form Government

Israelis faced the increasing likelihood Wednesday of another general election only months after the last polls with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's coalition talks deadlocked hours ahead of a midnight deadline.

Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar to Speak in Santa Monica, Beverly Hills

Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar is scheduled to speak in Santa Monica Tuesday to promote her candidacy for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination and in Beverly Hills to discuss her memoir.

California Court To Hear Arguments On Trump Emergency Declaration

A US federal court is set on Friday to hear the first of many challenges to President Donald Trump's declaration of an emergency to pay for construction of a wall along the southern border with Mexico.

Rare footage of life in Warsaw Jewish ghetto shown in Poland

Scenes of starving Jewish children smuggling food, a dead body on the sidewalk, were captured in never-before-seen footage of Warsaw's wartime ghetto by an amateur filmmaker in 1941. 

Biden Visits Southern California for Fundraisers; Makes Taco Run with Garcetti

Former Vice President Joe Biden brought his fledgling presidential campaign to the Southland Wednesday for a pair of fundraisers, while also greeting residents and sitting down for tacos in the Pico-Union area with Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti.

Trump Plays Hardball With China Ahead Of Key Talks

President Donald Trump decided to play hardball with Beijing ahead of a key round of negotiations this week, threatening to impose tariffs on all of the $550 billion in Chinese goods imports.
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