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Trump’s vulnerabilities for 2024 increase after new testimony

SIOUX CENTER, Iowa (AP) — Stunning new revelations about former President Donald Trump’s struggle to topple the 2020 election have exposed growing political vulnerabilities just as he sees a new presidential bid. A Former White House Assistant This Week described Trump as an unhinged leader disregarding the safety of elected officials in both parties as …

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Mitch McConnell holds bipartisan bill hostage to block Democrats’ Prescription Drug Act

Mitch McConnell’s threat to suspend a bill promoting the semiconductor chip industry appears to be intended to get moderate Senate Democrats thinking about a new budget realignment. (Photo: Brandon Bell via Getty Images) Mitch McConnell’s threat to suspend a bill promoting the semiconductor chip industry appears to be intended to get moderate Senate Democrats thinking …

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Xenoblade Chronicles 3’s Special Edition pre-orders are scalped for $300

Preorders for Xenoblade Chronicles 3‘s Special Edition sold out instantly in the US earlier today and is now scalping for more than triple the price on Ebay. The Special Edition, which comes with a steel bookcase and art book, has a suggested retail price of $89.99 and was exclusive to Nintendo‘s online store. However, problems …

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New details of the panel’s mysterious messages from January 6 appear

The Jan. 6 select committee this week publicly pointed to two communications as potential evidence of Trump-world’s efforts to influence witness statements — without revealing their origin. Both were added to the panel by Cassidy Hutchinson, according to a person familiar with the last of her four statements. Both slides the panel revealed at the …

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Little-known provision of bipartisan gun law gives FBI ‘teeth’ to crack down on illegal gun sales

While standing in front of a lectern earlier this month to discuss his department’s efforts to “protect communities from violent crime and the gun violence that often drives it,” the U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland rattled off a list of cases his office was waging against people who allegedly have bought guns for himself and …

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The week of Africa in pictures: June 24-30, 2022

A selection of the week’s best photos from across the continent and beyond: Short presentation gray line Traditional dancers perform as a coffin with a tooth – the only known remnant of the murdered Congolese independence hero Patrice Lumumba – arrives Sunday in Shilatembo, the place where he was murdered in 1961… A marching band …

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McConnell warns Democrats of fallout for reviving Biden bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Senate leader Mitch McConnell on Thursday threatened to derail a bill designed to boost semiconductor manufacturing in the United States if Democrats revive their stalled climate and social policy package. The rejuvenation of the Democratic reconciliation package, which is central to President Joe Biden’s agenda, remains a work in progress and …

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