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A retired black police officer in Fort Worth, where Atatiana Jefferson was killed, says she's afraid to get stopped by her department's officers because of her race

A retired black police officer in Fort Worth, where Atatiana Jefferson was killed, says she's afraid to get stopped by her department's officers because of her raceRetired officer Larhonda Young said as a "black female, former police officer," she's afraid to be stopped by Fort Worth police.



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Harris says Iowa's caucuses can prove she's electable

Harris says Iowa's caucuses can prove she's electableDemocratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris told Iowa voters on Sunday that they can help refute questions about her electability if they support her in the caucuses. “Iowans have the ability to show our country what can be, even if we’ve never seen it before,” Harris said during an event on Iowa State University’s campus. The visit to Ames marked her first to the state since Harris announced plans to recommit her focus on Iowa, as part of an effort to turn around a campaign that has thus far struggled to gain traction.



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Elizabeth Warren says she's got a detailed plan for almost everything, but she still lacks specifics on Medicare for All

Elizabeth Warren says she's got a detailed plan for almost everything, but she still lacks specifics on Medicare for AllElizabeth Warren still lacks specifics on Medicare for All, which allows her to redefine her vision on universal healthcare later on in the primary.



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After a Georgia teenager reported a sexual assault to her school administrators, she says she was expelled for 'sexual impropriety.' Now she's suing.

After a Georgia teenager reported a sexual assault to her school administrators, she says she was expelled for 'sexual impropriety.'  Now she's suing.The teenager’s lawsuit agains the Fayette County Board of Education was filed by the National Women’s Law Center, a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit.



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'I am absolutely committed': Kamala Harris fighting notion that she's overlooking Iowa voters

'I am absolutely committed': Kamala Harris fighting notion that she's overlooking Iowa votersIn recent months, some Iowa party organizers haven’t always felt sure about Kamala Harris’ strategy in the first-in-the-nation caucus state.



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Trump was 'too busy' to take her phone call about the El Paso shooting, a Democratic lawmaker said. She's now refusing to join him during his visit to the city.

Trump was 'too busy' to take her phone call about the El Paso shooting, a Democratic lawmaker said. She's now refusing to join him during his visit to the city.President Donald Trump's planned visit to El Paso, Texas, where a gunman killed at least 22 people, is not sitting well with some of its leaders.



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CNN anchor Don Lemon confronted Kamala Harris at the Democratic debate over her previous statements saying that if she's president, she'll have the DOJ prosecute Trump

CNN anchor Don Lemon confronted Kamala Harris at the Democratic debate over her previous statements saying that if she's president, she'll have the DOJ prosecute TrumpKamala Harris said last month that the DOJ would have "no choice" but to charge Trump with obstruction-of-justice if she wins the 2020 election.



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Marianne Williamson talked of 'love' at the last debate. This time, she's changing her delivery but not her message

Marianne Williamson  talked of 'love' at the last debate. This time, she's changing her delivery but not her messageHer performance in the first debate drew praise and mockery. Now Marianne Williamson will forgo traditional debate prep, but her message will be the same.



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Harris pressed to get more personal about why she's running

Harris pressed to get more personal about why she's runningKamala Harris nodded knowingly when a black woman at a weekend candidate forum recounted watching her mother face racial discrimination during her childhood. “You and I have a similar experience growing up,” said Harris, the California senator and former prosecutor who would be the first black woman elected president. It was the kind of moment some Harris advisers and allies have been waiting for: the blending of Harris’ polished political resume with a revealing glimpse at the forces that have shaped her life and her vision for the presidency.



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Cokie Roberts: Nancy Pelosi will be next speaker because she's a 'master politician'

Cokie Roberts: Nancy Pelosi will be next speaker because she's a 'master politician'The "This Week" Powerhouse Roundtable debates the week in politics.



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