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The Latest: New election ordered in undecided US House race

The Latest: New election ordered in undecided US House raceRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on a hearing outlining a ballot fraud investigation in an undeclared North Carolina congressional race for which a winner hasn't been finalized (all times local):



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Roger Stone Ordered to Explain Instagram Photo of Judge With Crosshairs Symbol

Roger Stone Ordered to Explain Instagram Photo of Judge With Crosshairs SymbolU.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson ordered Stone to explain at a Feb. 21 hearing in Washington why the post didn’t violate a limited gag order barring him from saying anything that might bias potential jurors in an upcoming trial. In a comment underneath it, Stone attacked what he called an “upcoming show trial” before an “Obama appointed judge,” and solicited donations for his legal defense fund. Read More: Who Framed Roger Stone?



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Former Trump adviser Stone ordered to appear in court over Instagram posts

Former Trump adviser Stone ordered to appear in court over Instagram postsRoger Stone, a former political adviser to U.S. President Donald Trump, was ordered on Tuesday to appear in court this week over Instagram posts that chastised and appeared to threaten the judge presiding over his criminal trial. U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson said Stone would need to show cause at a hearing on Thursday as to why the posts did not violate a gag order in the case or the conditions of his release. Stone, who is free on a $ 250,000 bond and is free to travel to certain U.S. cities without the court’s permission, has pleaded not guilty to charges of making false statements to Congress, obstruction and witness tampering as part of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation of Russian meddling in the 2016 election.



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Big storm sets sights on California, evacuations ordered

Big storm sets sights on California, evacuations orderedSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A powerful storm bearing down on California on Friday was expected to produce heavy rainfall, damaging winds, localized stream flooding and heavy snow in the Sierra Nevada, forecasters said.



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Witness: El Chapo cursed, tortured and shot enemies, ordered one buried alive

Witness: El Chapo cursed, tortured and shot enemies, ordered one buried aliveA witness against Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán said the alleged Mexican drug lord interrogated, tortured, and shot enemies – and ordered one buried alive.



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Medical checks ordered for all kids held in US custody after death of 2nd immigrant child this month

Medical checks ordered for all kids held in US custody after death of 2nd immigrant child this monthU.S. Customs and Border Patrol orders medical exams for all children it holds in custody following the Christmas Eve death of a Guatemalan boy



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North Korea ordered to pay parents, estate of student $500M

North Korea ordered to pay parents, estate of student $  500MWASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge ordered North Korea to pay more than $ 500 million in a wrongful death suit filed by the parents of Otto Warmbier, an American college student who died shortly after being released from that country.



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Trump Ordered Payments to Women Knowing It Was Wrong, Cohen Says

Trump Ordered Payments to Women Knowing It Was Wrong, Cohen SaysThe interview marked Cohen’s first since being sentenced to three years in prison after pleading guilty to breaking campaign-finance laws by arranging the payments, as well as lying to Congress and banks. “Of course,” Cohen said when asked if Trump knew it was wrong to make the payments, adding that the purpose was to help Trump and his campaign. Trump said Thursday he never directed Cohen to break the law and said that, as a lawyer, Cohen should know what’s legal and what’s not.



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Evacuations ordered in California amid mudslide and flash flood fears

Evacuations ordered in California amid mudslide and flash flood fearsUp to 10 inches of rain have fallen in the past eight days.



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Pompeo says no hard evidence Saudi prince ordered Khashoggi killing

Pompeo says no hard evidence Saudi prince ordered Khashoggi killingU.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday that there was no direct evidence connecting Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi last month in Istanbul. “There is no direct reporting connecting the crown prince to the order to murder Jamal Khashoggi,” Pompeo said. “I don’t think there’s anybody in the room that doesn’t believe he was responsible for it,” Senator Bob Corker, the Republican chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, told reporters after the briefing.



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