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Libya PM Says Foreigners Are Arming Strongman’s Tripoli Push

Libya PM Says Foreigners Are Arming Strongman’s Tripoli PushPrime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj declined to identify the countries. Sarraj says he won’t negotiate until Haftar withdraws his forces, and that he’s disappointed by the muted international reaction to the assault. U.S. President Donald Trump spoke to Haftar last week, recognizing his role in combating terrorism, as Washington and Russia stymied a United Nations Security Council resolution calling for a ceasefire.



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Conservatives push Kris Kobach for Homeland Security head

Conservatives push Kris Kobach for Homeland Security headWASHINGTON (AP) — Outside allies of President Donald Trump have launched a public campaign urging him to nominate former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach as his next secretary of Homeland Security.



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Top Homeland Security officials ousted amid push for tougher policy

Top Homeland Security officials ousted amid push for tougher policyThe oustings come as ABC News has learned President Trump came far closer to closing the southern border than originally thought.



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Democrats push for early release of Mueller report on Russia

Democrats push for early release of Mueller report on RussiaWASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats intensified their demands for Robert Mueller's full report after learning the special counsel's findings from his Trump-Russia investigation run to more than 300 pages, while President Donald Trump boasted of total exoneration based on a four-page summary by his attorney general.



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Democratic 2020 Hopefuls Unite in Push to Release Mueller Report

Democratic 2020 Hopefuls Unite in Push to Release Mueller ReportThe Democrats took to Twitter, press releases and campaign stump speeches to press their case after Mueller on Friday submitted his final report, a still-secret document that closed his 22-month investigation into whether Trump or those around him conspired in Russia’s meddling in the 2016 campaign. Senator Kamala Harris of California, a former federal prosecutor who sits on the Judiciary Committee, called for Attorney General William Barr to testify publicly and under oath about the investigation’s conclusions.



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Democrats push financial inclusion as 2020 election race heats up

Democrats push financial inclusion as 2020 election race heats upFollowing the 2008 financial crisis, many banks pulled back from their poorest customers. The shift has had lasting costs for millions of Americans now struggling to access mainstream financial services such as checking accounts and credit cards. The three Democrats, along with Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, have advocated for the U.S. Postal Service to provide banking services.



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Blue states push to throw out Electoral College, allow popular vote to decide president

Blue states push to throw out Electoral College, allow popular vote to decide presidentCan Democrats constitutionally rewrite the rule book? Reaction from attorney Jesse Weber.



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US-backed Syrian forces push on as IS militants fight back

US-backed Syrian forces push on as IS militants fight backBAGHOUZ, Syria (AP) — U.S.-backed Syrian forces said Wednesday that Islamic State militants are putting up a desperate fight against their advances and staged a counterattack overnight from the tiny speck of land the extremists still hold in eastern Syria.



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Wide-Area Walk Mowers: When You Have More Lawn Than a Simple Push Mower Can Handle

Wide-Area Walk Mowers: When You Have More Lawn Than a Simple Push Mower Can Handle



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Clark killing revives push to toughen police shooting rules

Clark killing revives push to toughen police shooting rulesSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A measure that would make California unique in restricting when police officers can use deadly force is getting renewed attention and additional support after a prosecutor said Sacramento police broke no laws when they fatally shot an unarmed black man suspected of vandalism last year.



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