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U.S. Army cadets told not to use TikTok in uniform

2 hours 22 min ago
U.S. Army cadets were this week instructed not to use China-owned social media app TikTok while representing the military, an Army spokeswoman said on Friday, amid concerns over the app's handling of user data.
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Ex-Trump ally Bolton says Twitter account 'liberated' from White House control

2 hours 29 min ago
U.S. President Donald Trump's former national security adviser John Bolton said on Friday that Twitter Inc had returned control of his personal account to him after it had been taken over by the White House.
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Ex-CIA officer sentenced to 19 years in prison for conspiring to spy for China

3 hours 55 min ago
A former CIA case officer was sentenced by a federal judge in Virginia on Friday to serve 19 years in prison, after he pleaded guilty in May to conspiring to become a spy for China, federal prosecutors announced.
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Exclusive: U.S. Navy secretary backs SEAL's expulsion review, despite Trump objection

3 hours 55 min ago
U.S. Navy Secretary Richard Spencer said on Friday a Navy SEAL convicted of battlefield misconduct should face a board of peers weighing whether to oust him from the elite force, despite President Donald Trump's assertion that he not be expelled.
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Trump says ban of some flavored e-cigarette products could lead to illegal sales

3 hours 56 min ago
U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday expressed concerns that enacting his administration's proposed ban on many flavored e-cigarette and vaping products would lead to people obtaining them illegally.
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Colorado man faces new charges for plotting to bomb synagogue

4 hours 15 min ago
An avowed white supremacist being held without bond for plotting to bomb a Colorado synagogue this month has been indicted on additional charges of attempted arson and using explosives to commit a felony, federal prosecutors said on Friday.
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Former Trump official Bolton says Twitter account 'liberated' from White House control

4 hours 25 min ago
U.S. President Donald Trump's former national security adviser said on Friday that Twitter Inc had returned control of his personal account to him after it had been taken over by the White House, marking his first tweets since resigning in September.
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New hearing, same sentence for convicted Penn State child molester Jerry Sandusky

5 hours 3 min ago
A resentencing hearing on Friday for former Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky resulted in the same penalty that he received after his 2012 conviction for sexually assaulting teenage boys: 30 to 60 years in prison, likely the rest of his life.
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Trump says he will allow states to import prescription drugs to lower costs

6 hours 24 min ago
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he will soon release a plan to let Florida and other states import prescription medicines to combat high drug prices, and he blasted the Democrat-led House for not going far enough in a drug-pricing bill.
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U.S. Republican senators ask Treasury for suspicious activity reports on Hunter Biden

6 hours 25 min ago
The Republican chairmen of two U.S. Senate committees have asked the Treasury Department to provide any reports of money laundering or fraud related to former Vice President Joe Biden's son's business dealings with a Ukraine energy firm, according to a letter seen by Reuters on Friday.
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Pennsylvania court sustains prison sentence of child sex abuser Jerry Sandusky

6 hours 46 min ago
A Pennsylvania judge on Friday sustained the 30-to-60-year prison sentence that former Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky received after his 2012 conviction for sexually assaulting teenage boys.
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Trump says ban of e-cigarette products could lead to illegal sales

6 hours 56 min ago
U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday expressed concern over a possible ban of some vaping products, saying outlawing the popular products would lead to people obtaining them illegally.
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What comes next in the Trump impeachment inquiry?

7 hours 40 min ago
The Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives Intelligence Committee had its last public hearing on Thursday in the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump's dealings with Ukraine.
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Warren taps all-woman lineup to chair U.S. presidential campaign

7 hours 44 min ago
U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren announced on Friday that her presidential campaign will be chaired by a diverse group of congresswomen elected in 2018 in a record-breaking wave of women who helped Democrats retake the U.S. House of Representatives.
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Trump acknowledges Pompeo could run for U.S. Senate

8 hours 27 min ago
President Donald Trump on Friday acknowledged that his secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, could run for a U.S. Senate seat next year in his home state of Kansas and predicted he would win.
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Ban on flavored vapes could lead to loss of 150,000 jobs, $8.4 billion sales hit: report

8 hours 40 min ago
A potential U.S. ban on e-cigarette flavors could result in a loss of more than 150,000 jobs and a direct sales hit of $8.4 billion, according to a report released on Friday by a vaping industry trade group.
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U.S. Supreme Court to hear Trump appeal in 'no-fly list' suit

9 hours 12 min ago
The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear a bid by President Donald Trump's administration to shield FBI agents from a lawsuit by three American Muslim men who said they were placed on the government's "no-fly list" for refusing to become informants.
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Los Angeles commuter train slams into vehicle on track, no injuries reported

9 hours 18 min ago
A Los Angeles commuter train crashed into a vehicle on the tracks during the early morning rush hour on Friday, engulfing both in flames, but no one was injured, officials said.
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U.S. drivers cover more miles in September than year ago

9 hours 24 min ago
U.S. drivers covered 1.7% more miles in September than a year earlier, traveling a total of 267.7 billion miles, the U.S. Department of Transportation said in a monthly report on Friday.
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Trump accuses impeachment witness of lying, defends use of Giuliani

9 hours 40 min ago
President Donald Trump on Friday accused a witness in the Democratic-led impeachment inquiry of lying and offered an explanation for his controversial use of his personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani on Ukraine policy, saying Giuliani's crime-fighting abilities were needed to deal with a corrupt country.
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