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PUTIN CRITIC ARRESTED What to know about the challenger in 2018 election

Alexei Navalny, the man who is planning to challenge Russian President Vladimir Putin in the 2018 Russian presidential election, was just arrested. Here’s a quick breakdown of who he is, why he was detained, and why it seems that will ...

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NEW LEVEL OF INTENSITY Sessions facing tough questions at public hearing

The Senate’s Russia probe will hit a new level of intensity Tuesday when Attorney General Jeff Sessions becomes the highest-ranking official to testify – in what Senate Intelligence Committee leaders confirmed will be an open hearing, in the spirit of ...

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Chief Justice Beverley McLachlin retiring from Supreme Court

The 73-year-old jurist, appointed by former prime minister Brian Mulroney in 1989, is the first woman to hold the top job on the country’s highest court. CBC | Canada News

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MORE THAN JUST ONE? Trump's legal team may show months-long trail of Comey leaks

President Trump’s legal team may be prepared to show a trail of leaks to The New York Times by former FBI Director James Comey – dating back to at least March – in a pair of complaints set to be ...

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Congo-Kinshasa: 11 Dead and 900 Escape in Jail Attack

[Al Jazeera] Eleven people were killed and more than 900 inmates have escaped after unidentified assailants attacked a jail in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s restive east, an official said. AllAfrica News: Latest

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GREGG JARRETT Are Mueller, Comey acting as co-special counsel?

Legal Notice:  “Proudly Announcing The Newly-Formed Law Firm of Mueller & Comey.  We Specialize In Bungling Cases, Ignoring Legal Standards, And Bringing Down Presidents.” I have not yet received the announcement in the mail.  But I expect it will arrive ...

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TROUBLE IN PARADISE Alleged sexual assault stops 'Bachelor' filming

ABC has stopped filming the upcoming season of “Bachelor in Paradise” after the network became “aware of allegations of misconduct on the set.” The ABC reality series recently started production of its fourth season in Mexico. The show was set ...

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JAIL BREAK Murder suspect among four escaped prisoners

Four inmates, including a first-degree murder suspect, were on the loose after they escaped an Oklahoma jail early Monday morning, police said.  The inmates escaped Lincoln County Jail between 1 and 4 a.m. through an air vent, Fox 25 reported. It ...

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