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    World Obama, Trump fight on twitter over who should take credit for US economy – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    President Donald Trump berated his predecessor, Barack Obama, as each sought credit Monday for the booming U.S. economy. The robust U.S. economy – including the low 3.6% unemployment – is a central talking point for Trump on the campaign trail..... Read more via Welcome To Ladun Liadi’s Blog...
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    World Justices OK immediate Trump crackdown on immigrants’ use of public benefits – Yahoo News

    The Supreme Court said Monday it will allow the Trump administration to begin enforcing a controversial new policy making it harder for low-income legal immigrants to obtain green cards or visas. Read more via Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines – https://ift.tt/2GwXop4 Get more World News
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    World The whistleblower must be brought forward to testify’ – Trump vents on Twitter after whistle blower’s lawyer agrees to answer written questions - LIB

    US president Donald Trump has come out to slam the whistle blower behind his impeachment probe, after lawyer Mark Zaid, representing the whistle blower, revealed on Sunday that his client who was still anonymous was ready and willing to answer Republicans’ written questions, ‘under oath &...
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    World Robert Mueller’s Testimony: What Congress Needs to Know – Wired

    Former special counsel Robert Mueller’s hearings before the House Intelligence and Judiciary committees Wednesday should be among the most important moments of the Trump presidency—the rare, and perhaps only, chance to question the man who has spent two years investigating and uncovering the...
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    World U.S. Senate confirms Mark Esper as Defence Secretary – Premium Times Nigeria

    The U.S. Senate on Tuesday confirmed Army Secretary Mark Esper as Secretary of Defence, who will fill a key post in President Donald Trump’s Cabinet. The bipartisan 90 to 8 votes confirmed the nomination of Mr Esper, who has served as defense chief in an acting capacity … Read more via...
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    World Trump calls Jimmy Carter ‘forgotten president’ – P.M. News

    U.S. President Donald Trump railed back Saturday against former President Jimmy Carter’s comments questioning the legitimacy of the 2016 election, saying: “He’s like the forgotten president.”...... Read more via P.M. News – https://ift.tt/2XaKKlt Get more World News
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    World Fox News surprising poll results: Mueller is more trusted than Trump and Barr – New York Daily News

    A Fox News poll released Thursday had some surprising takeaways regarding respondents’ thoughts on the the handling of the Russia investigation. The 52-page-long survey, which was conducted by a bipartisan group of pollsters between May 11.... Read more via Top stories – Google News –...
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    World Alabama’s Senate Just Passed a Near-Total Ban on Abortion – TIME

    (MONTGOMERY, Ala.) — Alabama’s Senate passed a near-total ban on abortion Tuesday, sending what would be the nation’s most stringent abortion ban to the state’s Republican governor. The Republican-dominated Alabama Senate voted 25-6 for the bill that would make performing an abortion at any...
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    World Trump a ‘racist’, ‘conman’ and a ‘cheat’ – Cohen – P.M. News

    President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer Michael Cohen on Wednesday told the U.S. Congress that Trump is a `racist,’ a `conman’ and a `cheat.’ Cohen, Trump’s onetime `fixer,’ said Trump knew in advance about a release of emails by the WikiLeaks website … Read more via P.M. News –...