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  1. US Sen. Elizabeth Warren gets 2nd turn as comic book heroRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Darien News-Review

    ... Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Warren was the focus last year of a 22-page ... more The Massachusetts Democrat was the focus last year of a 22-page comic titled "Female Force: Elizabeth Warren," which told the story of Warren's rise from ...

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  2. University of Oklahoma regent ignites outrage, protestRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... consenting adults. "Mr. Humphreys' comments were disgusting, offensive, and just plain wrong," Rep. Emily Virgin, a Democrat from Oklahoma City, later said on her Facebook page. "I unequivocally stand with the LGBT community."

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  3. Trump respects women, you disgusting floozyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    If someone called on you to resign on the grounds that you had allegedly done a lot of sexual misconduct and displayed constant disrespect for women, would you respond by calling her something disrespectful and making vague sexual implications about her? No? Well, that is where you and President Trump are different. When Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand and three others called on him to resign in light of allegations of sexual misconduct , Trump responded by tweeting that she came to his office "begging" for contributions and "would do anything for them."

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  4. Trey Gowdy rejects call to investigate Trump's alleged sexual misconductRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... or the president of the United States. No man or woman is above the law," said Rep. Lois Frankel, a Florida Democrat who heads the working group. Lawmakers said the investigation's immediate goal is to get at the facts behind the accusations, but ...

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  5. Happy Hour RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    If Democrat Doug Jones wins the special election, McConnell will face a perilously thin majority, 51 to 49, in the Senate - and more perilous prospects of losing it altogether in the November 2018 midterm elections. If Moore wins, McConnell will face the greatest test yet of the "contagion" theory that he has followed for the past five years.

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  6. Trump says female senator 'would do anything' for moneyRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    Fending off the renewed focus on sexual harassment allegations against him, President Donald Trump lashed out at Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand on Tuesday, declaring the New York Democrat and frequent presidential critic had come to his office "begging" for campaign contributions and "would do anything" to get them. Nothing of the kind, retorted White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders.

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  7. Firefighters wrestle to control massive California wildfireRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Reuters

    An out-of-control California wildfire that has already destroyed nearly 700 homes in its path of destruction crept closer to the upscale hillside community of Montecito on Tuesday despite calmer winds that slowed its progress. With Thomas wildfire flames burning behind it, a Christmas Tree stands as a lone sentinel in the front yard of an evacuated home in this social media photo by Santa Barbara County Fire Department in Carpinteria, California, U.S. on December 11, 2017.

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  8. Trump Jr. asks for investigation into leaks of House panel interviewRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Fox News

    A lawyer for Donald Trump Jr. asked the House Intelligence Committee Tuesday to open an investigation into leaks of Trump Jr.'s testimony last week. Trump Jr., the eldest son of President Donald Trump, appeared before the committee in a closed session Dec. 6 as part of its investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election.

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  9. Doug Jones counting on Alabama's African-American votersRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... likely to cast ballots said they would vote for Jones. In building support for Jones, Alabama's only congressional Democrat, Rep. Terri Sewell, criticized Roy Moore as a candidate who would "only take us backwards" if elected. "We who have been ...

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  10. After Crude Trump Tweet, RNC Sends Out Opposition Research Attacking Kirsten GillibrandRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Mother Jones

    The Republican National Committee has joined President Donald Trump's all-out attack on Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, blasting out an email Tuesday containing opposition research about the New York Democrat. The RNC's broadside follows a back-and-forth between Gillibrand and the White House over allegations that Trump-who was infamously caught on tape boasting about assaulting women-had engaged in multiple acts of sexual misconduct before becoming president.

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  11. House and Senate tax bills treat disaster victims unequallyRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | O-R Online

    ... - but not others - to deduct losses, it would still be morally objectionable, Rep. Brad Sherman, a California Democrat, said in an interview. "Why would we treat two people who both lost homes of equal value differently, because one lost their home ...

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  12. If Al Franken Hasn't Set a Date By the Time a Winner is...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | RedState

    ... he defining line that proves it. He won't set that date. Whether Moore wins or not, Franken will still be a sitting Democrat who has not resigned despite the calls from women in his own party to do just that.

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  13. Trump signs bill banning Kaspersky Lab software from federal useRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | TechCrunch

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  14. Franken back at Senate job despite soon-to-be-gone statusRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    ... that he molested teenagers decades ago. Moore and Trump have both denied the allegations. Zephyr Teachout, a Democrat who ran for governor of New York, said in an op-ed in the New York Times that she was left with a sense of that "something went ...

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  15. What are Alabamians saying on election day?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KABC-AM Los Angeles

    With voting underway, CNN's Kaylee Hartung and the NYT's Jonathan Martin are talking to folks on the ground in Alabama. This year's Golden Globe nominations held some surprises for a veteran show business journalist.

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  16. Merriam-Webstera s word of the year for 2017 is a feminismaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KABC-AM Los Angeles

    In the year of the #MeToo movement, it's no surprise that Merriam-Webster dictionary's word of the year for 2017 is "feminism." Merriam-Webster said "feminism" was the most looked-up word in its online dictionary, with the term generating 70% more searches than last year.

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  17. Trump, Senate Republicans close in on record for judicial confirmationsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    ... by Grassley rubbed some Democrats the wrong way. California Sen. Dianne Feinstein, the committee's top-ranking Democrat, has repeatedly complained about the committee's up-tempo work and noted last week that, "This is the fastest confirmation pace I ...

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  18. CNN's Acosta complains of White House threatRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    CNN's Jim Acosta says he was warned by the White House press secretary Sarah Sanders not to ask a question during President Donald Trump's bill signing ceremony on Tuesday, further evidence of sour relations between the network and administration. Acosta said Sanders told him that if he asked Trump a question, "she could not promise that I would be allowed into a pool spray again."

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  19. GOP's Steve Schmidt: Trump's sexist attack on Gillibrand...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    According to never-Trump GOP analyst Steve Schmidt, President Donald Trump's tweet attacking Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand aren't just clear sexual innuendo and "another moment of disgrace" - they're also a danger to the nation. "It bears mentioning," Schmidt said, "how abnormal this is.

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  20. It's Trump's turn for a reckoningRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    From left, Rachel Crooks, Jessica Leeds and Samantha Holvey, who publicly accused Donald Trump of sexual misconduct, spoke at a news conference Monday in New York. Leeds, 76, said Trump grabbed her breasts and put his hand up her skirt on a flight to New York in the late 1970s.

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