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Rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine is looking at a minimum of 32 years in prison if convicted, up to a life sentence. He was arrested over the weekend on federal racketeering & weapons charges
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"By lionizing Ginsburg, we miss the most beautiful thing about her. She isn’t a superhero. She’s not a goddess. She’s human. She faces the same challenges, the same frustrations as anyone, yet still manages to do good things," writes
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The lawsuit alleges the company ignored warnings of extreme fire weather and only shut power off once the fire started. That delay contributed to the Woolsey fire’s destruction, plaintiffs say.
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Victims of the Woolsey fire have filed a lawsuit against Southern California Edison alleging the utility was negligent in failing to shut off power before the wildfire started.
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L.A. City Councilman Jose Huizar showed up for his first council meeting since FBI agents raided his home and office (), but declined to discuss the federal investigation that broke into the open two weeks ago
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Los Angeles County prosecutors Tuesday announced the charges, which include circulating a petition with false names, voter fraud and registering a nonexistent person during election cycles in 2016 and this year.
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Nine people face felony charges in connection with a scheme in which they offered cash or cigarettes to homeless people in exchange for fake or forged signatures on ballot petitions and voter registration forms.
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Eli Stokols 1h
Trump’s open talk of sales figures as a factor that could outweigh human rights concerns is a rare stance for an American president. Compounding the controversy, the president’s figures are significantly inflated. report from last month:
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He cited deals he made last year with Saudi Arabia that have been widely discredited as inflated and, in some cases, nonexistent.
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He called the murder a “terrible crime” and “one our country does not condone” while asserting that “the world is a dangerous place” and sticking to his long-held view that human rights concerns shouldn’t get in the way of economic relationships.
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"Our intelligence agencies continue to assess all information, but it could very well be that the Crown Prince had knowledge of this tragic event — maybe he did and maybe he didn’t!" Trump stated.
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In a remarkable statement, Trump cast doubt on the CIA’s reported conclusions that it has a high degree of confidence that the crown prince ordered Khashoggi’s murder and sent his closest allies to Saudi Arabia’s consulate in Istanbul to carry it out.
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President Trump made it clear that he doesn't intend to punish Saudi Arabia or Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, an American resident killed by Saudi officials in Turkey in October.
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The Trump administration's own analyses of healthcare, environmental, immigration and other regulations suggest that some of its proposals will hurt vulnerable Americans, leading to premature deaths, higher costs for sick people and more student debt.
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President Trump says the U.S. will not move forward with additional punishments at this time against Saudi Arabia over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi
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Breaking: President Donald Trump says the U.S. will not levy additional punitive measures at this time against Saudi Arabia over the killing of Jamal Khashoggi.
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Country-music icon Dolly Parton will be honored at the 2019 MusiCares Person of the Year gala ahead of the Grammy Awards in February. Norah Jones, Pink, Shawn Mendes and Chris Stapleton are among the charity event's performers announced.
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More than 140 people have died in California over the last 13 months from various calamities. In many of these disasters, officials have acknowledged flaws in the evacuation plans.
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On Nov. 7, federal investigators served search warrants on Jose Huizar’s City Hall suite, one of his field offices and his residence in Boyle Heights:
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Noah Bierman 1h
Here's a recent fact check on Trump's claims about the size of Saudi contracts. (Spoiler: They are false.)
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