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  1. US Special Counsel Mueller Probes Trump FinancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Voice of America

    What does President Donald Trump's 2008 sale of a Florida mansion to a Russian billionaire have to do with collusion during the 2016 election? "You know the closest I came to Russia, I bought a house a number of years ago in Palm Beach ... for $40 million, and I sold it to a Russian for $100 million," Trump told reporters at his Mar-a-Lago resort in 2015. Two years later, Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigators are taking a closer look at the lucrative sale - as well as a host of other deals involving Trump's businesses - as they search for clues into whether Trump's campaign coordinated with Moscow to influence last year's election.

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  2. Sessions Hopes Anti-gang Effort Will Mend Fences With TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | Voice of America

    Attorney General Jeff Sessions is eager to use his aggressive work against the MS-13 street gang to help mend his tattered relationship with President Donald Trump. "I hope so," he said Friday, trying to turn the corner from a week of sour performance reviews from his boss.

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  3. Trump Honors Police for Heroism at Congressional Shooting SceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | Voice of America

    President Donald Trump has awarded the U.S. Medal of Valor to five police officers for their heroism at the scene of a gun attack last month against members of Congress. The five first responders stopped the shootout, which took place at a baseball field in Washington's suburbs.

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  4. Congressman Scalise Back in Intensive CareRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | Voice of America

    House Majority Whip Steve Scalise talks briefly with journalists Trump Tower in New York, Dec. 12, 2016. The congressman has been moved back into intensive care.

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  5. Homegrown US Terrorists Have Received Lighter Sentences in Recent YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | Voice of America

    Shafi Khan, right, and Zarine Khan, parents of Mohammed Hamzah Khan, meet with the family's attorney, Thomas Dirkin, left, before Mohammed's detention hearing in federal court in Chicago, Oct. 9, 2014. For a would-be fighter of the Islamic State, Mohammed Hamzah Khan has had it relatively easy with the American criminal justice system.

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  6. FBI: Gunman Who Attacked Republican Lawmakers Acted AloneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Voice of America

    Investigators confer before looking for evidence around the baseball field in Alexandria, Virginia, June 14, 2017, that was the scene of a shooting involving Republican Congressman Steve Scalise and others. The gunman who shot and wounded Congressman Steve Scalise in an attack on Republican lawmakers last week acted alone and did not post any online threats to members of Congress, FBI officials said Wednesday.

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  7. US Congress Baseball ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Voice of America

    US CONGRESS BASEBALL SHOOTING The gunman who allegedly opened fire at a Congressional Republican baseball practice on Wednesday was a harsh critic of President Donald Trump. VOA White House Bureau Chief Steve Herman and Congressional correspondent Kathryn Gypson talk about the shooting and wounding of US House Majority Whip Steve Scalise and four others at a baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia.

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  8. Wife of DC Gunman: 'I Can't Believe He Did This'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Voice of America

    Sue Hodgkinson stood unsteady and emotional as a local sheriff's deputy held her hand and led her to a bank of several microphones. It was her first time to face the TV cameras that had been camped outside her Belleville house since Wednesday morning, when her husband opened fire at a Virginia baseball field, outside Washington, as Republican members of Congress were practicing.

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  9. US Congressional Baseball Game to Honor CharitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Voice of America

    The U.S. Congressional Baseball Game is scheduled to begin at 7:05 p.m. Thursday, despite an ambush of Republican lawmakers at a baseball practice field in Alexandria, Virginia, the day before. Four people were injured in the shooting on Wednesday, including Congressman Steve Scalise, who was in critical condition at a Washington-area hospital on Thursday.

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  10. Trump Attacks Investigation of Possible Obstruction of JusticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Voice of America

    President Donald Trump speaks in the Diplomatic Room of the White House in Washington, June 14, 2017, about the shooting in Alexandria, Va. where House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of La., and others, where shot.

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  11. Gunman Who Targeted Trump on Social Media Shoots Republican CongressmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Voice of America

    A group of U.S. congressmen and others at an early morning practice for an annual bipartisan charity baseball game were shot at Wednesday by a man with a rifle. Four people were wounded, including Steve Scalise, the third-ranking Republican in the House of Representatives.

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  12. Alleged Congressional Baseball Game Shooter Was Trump Critic, Sanders FanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Voice of America

    The gunman who allegedly opened fire at a Congressional Republican baseball practice on Wednesday was a harsh critic of President Donald Trump, according to social media postings, and a former campaign volunteer for Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders. James Hodgkinson, 66, of Belleville, Illinois wounded four people, including Congressman Steve Scalise, two U.S. Capitol Police officers, and a congressional staff member, in the early morning shooting in Alexandria, Virginia.

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  13. In Politically Divided Washington, US Congressional Baseball Game Takes It to FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Voice of America

    Police investigate a shooting scene after a gunman opened fire on Republican members of Congress during a baseball practice near Washington in Alexandria, Virginia, 14, 2017. In politically divided Washington, one mostly annual tradition lives on, with congressional Democrats and Republicans squaring off in a charity baseball game.

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  14. Congressman Scalise Shot Outside WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Voice of America

    U.S. Congressman Stephen Scalise was shot in Alexandria, Virginia, just south of Washington, while he and other Republican congressional lawmakers were practicing for an annual baseball game. Alexandria police and other first responders block East Monroe Ave., June 14, 2017, after a shooting involving House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of La, at a congressional baseball practice.

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  15. Michael McGonigle from Alexandria, Virginia on Comey TestimonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Voice of America

    Michael McDonald from Alexandria, Virginia tells VOA's Carolyn Presutti he's a political junkie and that he decided to attend the Comey hearing because it's "history-making" and an opportunity to "get the facts".

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  16. Trump Travel Ban Back in US Courts Next WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Voice of America

    Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring, right, accompanied by Virginia Solicitor General Stuart Raphael, speaks outside the federal courthouse in Alexandria, Va., Friday, Feb. 10, 2017, following a hearing on President Donald Trump's travel ban. Legal challenges to President Donald Trump's temporary travel ban on people from some Muslim-majority countries heat up again next week when two U.S. appeals courts consider whether it is constitutional.

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  17. Real Estate Agent Sues Over Anti-Semitic Online HarassmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2017 | Voice of America

    The home page of The Daily Stormer website, on which Andrew Anglin's blog appears. Tanya Gersh and the Southern Poverty Law Center have sued Anglin, alleging online harassment.

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  18. Audio of Trump Travel Ban Hearing to Be Broadcast LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | Voice of America

    Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring, right, accompanied by Virginia Solicitor General Stuart Raphael, speaks outside the federal courthouse in Alexandria, Va., Friday, Feb. 10, 2017, following a hearing on President Donald Trump's travel ban. People across the country will get to listen in real time to arguments over President Donald Trump's revised travel ban before a federal appeals court.

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  19. Former NC Police Chief Detained at JFK for 90 MinutesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2017 | Voice of America

    Police guard an entrance at Terminal 4 at John F. Kennedy International Airport in Queens, New York, Jan. 28, 2017. A former North Carolina police chief who now works as a law enforcement consultant said Sunday that he's disappointed with his country of 42 years after he was detained at John F. Kennedy International Airport.

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  20. Schools Plan to Close as Teachers Strike to Mark International Women's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | Voice of America

    Several public school districts in the U.S. will be forced to close classrooms Wednesday after teachers said they would skip school to participate in "A Day Without a Woman" strike to protest President Donald Trump. In Alexandria, Virginia, which is located just outside Washington, 16 public schools will close Wednesday to accommodate the public employees' strike.

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