President Trump orders DOJ to ‘look into’ whether his campaign was ‘infiltrated’
May20

President Trump orders DOJ to ‘look into’ whether his campaign was ‘infiltrated’

Alex Wong/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — President Trump said in a tweet Sunday that he is ordering the Department of Justice to “look into” whether his 2016 presidential campaign was improperly “infiltrated or surveilled” for political purposes.Trump add…

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Lobbying firm shuttered, but Tony Podesta’s fate in Mueller probe still a mystery
May20

Lobbying firm shuttered, but Tony Podesta’s fate in Mueller probe still a mystery

Rebecca D’Angelo/Washington Post(NEW YORK) — Lobbyist Anthony “Tony” Podesta filed his final papers with the Department of Justice earlier this month chronicling the last work performed by the once-powerful lobbying firm that bore his name…

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Texas official suggests video games, abortion bear part of blame for gun violence
May20

Texas official suggests video games, abortion bear part of blame for gun violence

ABC News(NEW YORK) — The Texas lieutenant governor, speaking two days after 10 people were killed in a school shooting in his state, said abortion, divorce and violent video games and movies show that “we have devalued life,” which he pointed to as a …

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Defeated House bill offered resources for farmers facing high suicide rates
May20

Defeated House bill offered resources for farmers facing high suicide rates

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Psychologist Michael Rosmann said that whenever he is home at his family’s farm in western Iowa, he is taking calls or answering emails from farmers asking for help or counseling.He specializes in behavioral health for…

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Increasing lava flow prompts new evacuations, first injury since eruption
May20

Increasing lava flow prompts new evacuations, first injury since eruption

U.S. Geological Survey(PUNA, Hawaii) — New evacuations were underway in Hawaii as active lava flows Saturday evening caused brush fires to spread in Puna, the easternmost district on the Big Island.As of 6:30 p.m. local time (12:30 a.m. ET on Sunday),…

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