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- Trump Derides Intelligence Statement on Russian Election Interference
President Donald Trump derided the conclusion by U.S. intelligence officials that Russia is trying to "denigrate" presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden in favor of Trump, saying no president has been more aggressive with Russia than him.
- Maxine Waters: 'We're Going To Have a Black Woman VP'
California Democratic Rep. Maxine Waters says Joe Biden "can't go home" without selecting a Black woman as his running mate.
- Gowdy Blasts Biden as 'Career Offender' for 'Racially Curious Comments'
Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden is a "career offender" when it comes to "racially curious comments," former House Oversight Committee head Trey Gowdy said Friday. In remarks on Fox News' "The Five," Gowdy was asked his thoughts on President Donald...
- Federal Union Survey Details Racism Issues at VA
A federal union representing hundreds of thousands of Veterans Affairs workers said a new survey found more than three-quarters of its members think racism is a problem at the federal government's second-largest organization. According to the survey by the American...
- Joe Arpaio Loses Sheriff's Race in 2nd Failed Comeback Bid
Joe Arpaio on Friday was narrowly defeated in his bid to win back the sheriff's post in metro Phoenix that he held for 24 years before being voted out in 2016 amid voter frustrations over his taxpayer-funded legal bills, his penchant for self-promotion and a defiant streak...
- AP: Mich. Gov. Whitmer Met With Biden as He Nears VP Decision
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer traveled to Delaware last weekend to meet with Joe Biden, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee's first known in-person session with a potential running mate as he nears a decision. Whitmer visited Biden last Sunday, according to two...
- Village in China Locked Down After Resident Dies from Bubonic Plague
A Chinese village in Inner Mongolia was locked down after a resident died from Bubonic plague, a disease known as Black Death, according to CNN.
- Cowboys for Trump Resists Reveal of Financial Contributors
The support group Cowboys for Trump and its founder Couy Griffin are resisting pressure to disclose financial contributors in what could be a test case of a 2019 New Mexico state law that requires greater disclosures of independent political spending.
- Rep. Guy Reschenthaler to Newsmax TV: TikTok Is a Backdoor to China Blackmailing Americans
President Donald Trump made a bold move by going after TikTok with an executive order on Friday, Rep. Guy Reschenthaler, R-Pa., told Newsmax TV...
- Trump Says He Will Act to Get Americans Critical Relief They Need If Congress Doesn't
President Donald Trump says he will issue executive orders on home evictions, unemployment benefits, evictions and student loan debt amid collapsing talks on a COVID-19 relief bill.
- Diamond & Silk to Newsmax TV: 'Jim Crow Joe' Doesn't 'Own Blacks'
Political activist vloggers Diamond and Silk on Friday gave viewers a preview of their new show set to debut on Newsmax TV on Saturday evening, decrying "Jim Crow Joe" Biden for his remarks at a convention of Black and Hispanic journalists...
- Biggs Asks For Justice Department Probe Of ICC Ties To NGOs
Rep. Andy Biggs, R-Ariz., is reportedly raising concerns that the International Criminal Court is allegedly working with terror-tied groups...
- FAA Employees Question Agency Safety Push, Industry Pressure
Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) safety employees reported facing "strong" external pressure from industry and raised alarms the agency does not always prioritize air safety, according to an independent survey seen by Reuters on Friday.
- Susan Rice Sells Netflix Options as Biden's Running Mate Decision Nears
Former national security adviser Susan Rice, a Netflix director, sold some of her shares of the video streaming company worth $305,323 this week as speculation swirls that she is among the candidates to be Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden's running mate.
- Biker Rally to Draw Quarter-Million People, Despite Pandemic
At least as many as 250,000 people were expected to descend on a South Dakota town of about 7,000 on the edge of the Black Hills National Forest Friday...
- Court Lifts Block on 4 Arkansas Abortion Restrictions
A federal appeals court on Friday lifted a judge's ruling that has blocked four Arkansas abortion restrictions from taking effect, including a ban on a common second trimester procedure and a fetal remains law that opponents say would effectively require a partner's consent...
- Mnuchin, Meadows Recommending Exec Orders On Some Stimulus Provisions
Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and White House chief of staff Mark Meadows on Friday said they'd recommend President Donald Trump take executive action on some stimulus provisions...
- Herman Cain Is Mourned, Celebrated at His Funeral in Atlanta
Herman Cain, the former Republican presidential candidate, businessman and close ally of President Donald Trump, was guided by his Christian faith in politics, business and his personal life, his pastor said at his funeral Friday. Cain "made his mark on this world" and his...
- Liberty University's Falwell Taking Leave of Absence
Jerry Falwell Jr. has agreed to take an indefinite leave of absence from his role as president and chancellor of Liberty University, the school announced Friday. The private evangelical Christian university issued a one-sentence statement making the announcement.The...
- Portland Mayor Warns Demonstrators They've Become 'Prop' For Trump Reelection
The Democratic mayor of riot-torn Portland, Ore., on Friday pleaded for peace, warning demonstrators they'd become a "prop" for the reelection campaign of President Donald...
- Surgeon General Urges Flu Vax To Avoid 'Double Whammy' Stressing Hospitals
Americans should make getting a flu vaccine a priority this year, and stop a "backsliding in terms of vaccine confidence" that's occurred over the last several years...
- Kanye West Hints He's Running Spoiler Campaign Against Biden
Rapper Kanye West has suggested he is running for office in order to spoil former Vice President Joe Biden's chances of being elected, the Daily Mail reports....
- Ric Grenell to Newsmax TV: Biden Would Give China a Pass If He Was President
President Donald Trump will be tougher on China than presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden when it comes to keeping them accountable...
- Super PAC Run by Ex-Sanders Aides to Run Ad for Biden Targeting Bernie Supporters
A super political action committee run by former aides Bernie Sanders is about to launch a six-figure cable television campaign to boost presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden...
- Oprah Demanding Justice For Breonna Taylor With Billboards
Oprah Winfrey already put Breonna Taylor on the cover of her magazine - now she's launched a billboard campaign for justice for the Kentucky woman shot to death...
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