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Returning from recess, Democrats press Trump impeachment inquiry

Reuters US News - 1 hour 8 min ago
The Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives will crank up its impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump this week as lawmakers return after a two-week recess, with closed-door testimony from current and former administration officials looming.
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In 2020 campaign fight, Biden backers worry about being outgunned by Trump

Reuters US News - 1 hour 44 min ago
As Joe Biden squares off against a bevy of Democratic challengers at a U.S. presidential debate on Tuesday, his fiercest opponent will not be sharing the stage with him.
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Trump says Ukraine whistleblower's identity should be revealed

Reuters US News - 1 hour 44 min ago
U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday insisted that the U.S. intelligence official who filed a whistleblower's complaint that focused on Trump's call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy must be unmasked.
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After heart attack, campaign battles to keep Bernie Sanders in presidential race

Reuters US News - 2 hours 39 min ago
With all campaign events canceled after an unexpected heart surgery and nothing scheduled until Tuesday's Democratic presidential debate, Bernie Sanders' campaign has been seeking to reassure supporters the 78-year-old senator is still a viable presidential pick.
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Sanders unveils economic plan a day before U.S. Democratic debate

Reuters US News - 2 hours 40 min ago
Senator Bernie Sanders, a day before the next debate among the Democratic U.S. presidential candidates, released a plan on Monday underscoring his left-leaning economic views aimed at curbing corporate tax avoidance, tightening antitrust enforcement and empowering workers.
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Factbox: Six things to watch at the Democratic debate in Ohio

Reuters US News - 2 hours 48 min ago
Twelve Democratic presidential candidates will take the stage in Westerville, Ohio, on Tuesday in the party’s fourth debate of the nominating contest for the November 2020 U.S. election.
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Factbox: Democratic presidential candidates on impeaching Donald Trump

Reuters US News - 2 hours 52 min ago
Twelve Democrats hoping to replace Donald Trump in the White House hold their fourth debate on Tuesday just three weeks after an impeachment inquiry ensnared the Republican president in a pitched battle with Democrats in Congress.
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White House reporters condemn fake video showing Trump killing press

Reuters US News - 7 hours 5 min ago
The White House Correspondents’ Association (WHCA) condemned on Sunday a video that depicted a fake image of U.S. President Donald Trump slaughtering members of the news media, shown at a gathering of his supporters.
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Angels employee working with feds: 'Right thing to do'

Reuters US News - Sun, 10/13/2019 - 21:12
The Los Angeles Angels employee who claims he gave opioids to late pitcher Tyler Skaggs told ESPN on Sunday that he is coming forward because it is "time for everyone to stand up and take responsibility."
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Deadly Los Angeles wildfire burns with subdued fury after change in weather

Reuters US News - Sun, 10/13/2019 - 19:02
Firefighters have tightened their grip on a deadly Los Angeles wildfire burning with subdued fury on Sunday after extremely dry desert winds that had stoked the flames gave way to moister, gentler breezes blowing in from the Pacific.
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One person wounded in shooting at Miami-area shopping mall

Reuters US News - Sun, 10/13/2019 - 17:20
Gunfire at a shopping center near Miami on Saturday left one person wounded and SWAT teams searching the mall for suspects, but police said they encountered "no active shooter" at the scene, according to official reports on Twitter.
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Police investigate reports of shooting at Florida shopping mall

Reuters US News - Sun, 10/13/2019 - 16:36
Police SWAT teams in Boca Raton, Florida, moved in on a shopping mall on Saturday to investigate reports of a shooting there, police said.
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Firefighters contain more of deadly Los Angeles wildfire

Reuters US News - Sun, 10/13/2019 - 12:46
Firefighters gained further control of a deadly wildfire on the northern edge of Los Angeles that has forced thousands from their homes, officials reported on Sunday, as the warm and dry Santa Ana winds that fueled the blaze were expected to subside.
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Outraged Fort Worth leaders ask why police shot black woman inside home

Reuters US News - Sun, 10/13/2019 - 11:43
Pained and angry religious leaders warned Fort Worth, Texas, police they would scrutinize the investigation of an officer who shot and killed a 28-year-old black woman inside a home where, a family lawyer said, she had been playing video games with her 8-year-old nephew.
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Hunter Biden disputes Trump attacks of his work, wades into impeachment fight

Reuters US News - Sun, 10/13/2019 - 10:43
Hunter Biden, the son of former U.S. vice president Joe Biden, for the first time on Sunday defended his work in Ukraine and China, after sustained criticism from Republican President Donald Trump that has embroiled the president in an impeachment inquiry.
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Louisiana's Democratic governor will face run-off election against Republican

Reuters US News - Sun, 10/13/2019 - 09:25
Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards, a conservative Democrat seeking a second term, will face a Republican businessman in a run-off vote on Nov. 16 after failing to secure outright victory in an election on Saturday.
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'Broken system' starves U.S. oil boom of immigrant workers

Reuters US News - Sun, 10/13/2019 - 07:33
New Mexico oil man Johnny Vega laid out his predicament as his crew hoisted pipes from a well during the biggest oil boom in U.S. history.
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Entrepreneur Andrew Yang's quixotic U.S. presidential campaign gets serious

Reuters US News - Sun, 10/13/2019 - 06:05
Entrepreneur Andrew Yang knows most people initially viewed his candidacy for U.S. president – and his campaign promise to guarantee every American a basic, government-funded income – as a gimmick.
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Firefighters make gains against Los Angeles wildfire, evacuation orders lifted

Reuters US News - Sat, 10/12/2019 - 22:02
More than 1,000 firefighters battled a deadly and fast-moving wildfire on the northern edge of Los Angeles on Saturday, reinforcing containment lines that allowed thousands of residents under evacuation orders to return to their homes.
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One killed as hotel under construction collapses in New Orleans

Reuters US News - Sat, 10/12/2019 - 19:39
One person was killed and at least 18 injured in New Orleans on Saturday when part of a Hard Rock Hotel under construction collapsed, filling a street with wreckage and clouds of dust.
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