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Whitaker's Iowa connections boosted his career but raise 'troubling questions' for Democrats

Whitaker's Iowa connections boosted his career but raise 'troubling questions' for DemocratsMatt Whitaker, the acting attorney general appointed by President Trump to replace Jeff Sessions, has deep roots in Iowa — and a history there that a leading Democrat says “raises troubling questions” about how he has used his official powers.



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Man Sues Ex-Girlfriend For Sabotaging Music Career So He Wouldn't Move Away

Man Sues Ex-Girlfriend For Sabotaging Music Career So He Wouldn't Move AwayPeople in love do strange things, but sabotaging their partner's career is not



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This Is The Story That Launched Anthony Bourdain's Media Career

This Is The Story That Launched Anthony Bourdain's Media CareerThe death of celebrity chef, restaurateur, author, and TV personality Anthony



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Meek Mill Released From Prison, Looks Forward To Resuming Music Career

Meek Mill Released From Prison, Looks Forward To Resuming Music CareerFive months after his sentencing, Philadelphia-based rapper Meek Mill was



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Who is Scott Pruitt? EPA chief whose whole career has been dogged by ethics concerns

Who is Scott Pruitt? EPA chief whose whole career has been dogged by ethics concernsEarly in Scott Pruitt’s political career, as a state senator from Tulsa, Oklahoma, he attended a gathering at the Oklahoma City home of an influential telecommunications lobbyist who was nearing retirement and about to move away. The lobbyist said that after the 2003 gathering, Mr Pruitt – who had a modest legal practice and a state salary of $ 38,400 – reached out to her. “For those ego-minded politicians, it would be pretty cool to have this house close to the Capitol,” said the lobbyist, Marsha Lindsey.



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Who is Scott Pruitt? EPA chief whose whole career has been dogged by ethics concerns

Who is Scott Pruitt? EPA chief whose whole career has been dogged by ethics concernsEarly in Scott Pruitt’s political career, as a state senator from Tulsa, Oklahoma, he attended a gathering at the Oklahoma City home of an influential telecommunications lobbyist who was nearing retirement and about to move away. The lobbyist said that after the 2003 gathering, Mr Pruitt – who had a modest legal practice and a state salary of $ 38,400 – reached out to her. “For those ego-minded politicians, it would be pretty cool to have this house close to the Capitol,” said the lobbyist, Marsha Lindsey.



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Paul Ryan's Whole Career Was About Sticking It To The Poor And Elderly

Paul Ryan's Whole Career Was About Sticking It To The Poor And ElderlyHouse Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) has spent the better part of his political



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Prosecutor Fired Over Rant on Uber Driver Apologizes: 'My Career Is Done'

Prosecutor Fired Over Rant on Uber Driver Apologizes: 'My Career Is Done'Jody Warner was accused of being drunk and obnoxious by the driver, who recorded her as she berated him.



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Mexico earthquake: rescue dog who has saved 52 lives in her career searches for more victims

Mexico earthquake: rescue dog who has saved 52 lives in her career searches for more victimsHaving already save 52 lives during her career, Frida is plunging back into the rubble to find more people. The six-year-old labrador has been deployed at disasters across Central and North America,  participating in rescue missions in Haiti, Ecuador and Honduras. Men's Best Friend, always willing to help <3 My heart and thoughts are with the people of Mexico. �� t.co/c9MKapIjIL— riogayguide (@riogayguide) September 21, 2017 Her bravery and resourcefulness has even earned the praise of Mexico's president, Enrique Pena Nieto, who took to Twitter to praise the labrador. “This is Frida," he wrote. "She belongs to SEMAR and has helped save 52 lives in various natural disasters at national and international levels." Wearing goggles, a khaki padded waistcoat and all-terrain boots, Frida was back in action weeks after saving 12 victims from an earlier  Mexican quake. A member of the Mexican Navy stands next to a rescue dog  Credit: EdgardGarrido/Reuters At least 273 people have been killed as a result of the 7.1 earthquake which struck the country on Tuesday. Others are still buried under the rubble and their hopes of survival rest on rescue dogs like Frida. Frida's exploits have been hailed on social media. There are even cartoons of Frida and some have suggested she should run for office.



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Tiffany Trump faces her father's political adversaries, Sally Yates and Ruth Bader Ginsburg, in law school career

Tiffany Trump faces her father's political adversaries, Sally Yates and Ruth Bader Ginsburg, in law school careerIn Tiffany Trump's first few weeks at George Law, she's shared the campus with some of the president's most renowned critics — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates.



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