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William & Mary Cancels Northam Appearance amid Yearbook Scandal

William & Mary Cancels Northam Appearance amid Yearbook ScandalVirginia governor Ralph Northam’s previously scheduled speaking appearance at the College of William and Mary’s charter day and inauguration ceremony on Friday has been cancelled, the university announced Monday. Northam, a Democrat, came under fire on Friday after it was revealed that his 1984 Eastern Virginia Medical School yearbook page featured an image of two men, one in blackface and the other in a Ku Klux Klan uniform. It stands in stark opposition to William & Mary’s core values of equity and inclusion, which sustain our mission of learning, teaching, and research,” College president Katherine Rowe said of the photo in a Monday statement.



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William Barr: Trump’s attorney general nominee to defend Mueller probe in testimony after attacking it in Justice Department memos

William Barr: Trump’s attorney general nominee to defend Mueller probe in testimony after attacking it in Justice Department memosDonald Trump’s nominee for attorney general will tell Senators at his confirmation hearing “it is vitally important” that Special Counsel Robert Mueller be allowed to complete his Russia investigation. William Barr is scheduled to face questions from the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday, which will include his views on the special counsel’s probe into Russian election medlling and potential coordination between Moscow and the president’s 2016 campaign. Mr Barr will say he has known Mr Mueller for decades, respects him and believes he should be allowed to complete his work, according to the transcript.



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Make John McCain proud of the Senate. Demand promises from William Barr on Robert Mueller.

Make John McCain proud of the Senate. Demand promises from William Barr on Robert Mueller.Look to Watergate for the impact a confirmation hearing can have. Elliot Richardson's commitments led him to resign rather than bow to Nixon's demands.



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William Barr: Democrats to question attorney general nominee about criticism of Robert Mueller inquiry

William Barr: Democrats to question attorney general nominee about criticism of Robert Mueller inquirySenate Democrats plan to interrogate William Barr, President Donald Trump's nominee for attorney general, about his critical memo on Robert Mueller.



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Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein Expected to Leave Justice Department After William Barr Is Confirmed: Source

Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein Expected to Leave Justice Department After William Barr Is Confirmed: SourceNo date has been set and there is no formal plan for the departure



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Attorney general nominee William Barr shouldn't face opposition for honest legal memo

Attorney general nominee William Barr shouldn't face opposition for honest legal memoA legal memo by William Barr raising questions about whether Trump should be charged with obstruction of justice shouldn't stand in way of nomination.



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Rand Paul Calls Trump's Nomination Of William Barr For Attorney General 'Very Troubling'

Rand Paul Calls Trump's Nomination Of William Barr For Attorney General 'Very Troubling'Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) on Sunday bashed President Donald Trump's nomination of



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Prince William visits flashpoint Jerusalem mosque compound

Prince William visits flashpoint Jerusalem mosque compoundPrince William visited Jerusalem’s super-sensitive Al-Aqsa mosque compound on Thursday as he wrapped up a landmark Middle East tour during which he has tiptoed through the region’s diplomatic minefield. William wandered through the Al-Aqsa compound accompanied by a large Israeli security detail and members of the Jordanian-run religious trust that administers it. British officials said it was the first time a member of the royal family had ever visited the compound, which houses the Al-Aqsa mosque and the iconic golden-topped Dome of the Rock.



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Prince William Is Visiting the Middle East. Here's What to Know About Britain's Controversial Role in Shaping the Region

Prince William Is Visiting the Middle East. Here's What to Know About Britain's Controversial Role in Shaping the RegionIt is an area of the globe that cannot escape its history, a history in which Britain has played a major part



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Prince William Arrives in Jordan to Kick Off Historic Tour of the Middle East

Prince William Arrives in Jordan to Kick Off Historic Tour of the Middle EastDuring the next five days, the prince will continue his visit to Jordan, and move on to Israel and the disputed territories



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