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Macron's strong finish in the French election shows populist wave may be ebbing
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BERLIN ? In this era of fiery populism and muscular anti-globalist forces, politicians across Europe are suddenly discovering an electoral surprise. It might actually pay to embrace the European Union. The top finisher in the first round of the French ...
A win for the pollsters: French election predicted accuratelyThe Hill (blog)
The man who could be France's next president married his schoolteacherCNN
Macron gains backing of French political establishment fearful of Le PenFox News
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Why cutting corporate tax and raising the deficit might not hurt Trump politically
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For those who've tracked Republican politics over the past few years, the Trump administration's proposal to slice the corporate tax rate without worrying about deficits seems like an anathema. Trump himself repeatedly criticized his predecessor on the ...
US announces sanctions on Syrian scientists for nerve gas attackLos Angeles Times
Trump's tax reform challenge: Cut taxes, grow the economy, tame the debt Cut taxes, grow the economy, tame the debtChicago Tribune
Trump's plan for the 'biggest tax cut we've ever had' is already looking like it could be messyBusiness Insider
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State Department website removes article touting history of Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate
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The State Department on Monday removed from its website an article about the history and lavish furnishings of President Trump's privately owned Florida resort club Mar-a-Lago, following questions about whether the federal government improperly ...
State Department, US embassies promoted Trump's Mar-a-LagoPolitico
State Department removes Mar-a-Lago blog postCNN
An Official State Department Web Site Is Now Promoting Trump's Club Mar-a-LagoSlate Magazine (blog)
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White House 'confident' of averting shutdown as Trump shows flexibility on wall
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The White House sought Monday to calm a jittery Washington ahead of a showdown with Congress over spending, and President Trump softened his demand that a deal to keep the federal government open include money to begin construction on his ...
The Spending Bill Was Supposed to Be Easy. Then Trump Intervened.New York Times
Trump's wall jams GOP in shutdown talksThe Hill
Decision time for GOP: Trump's ire or government shutdownPolitico
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UC Berkeley Republicans sue school over Ann Coulter talk
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(CNN) Organizers of an event at the University of California, Berkeley, featuring Ann Coulter are suing the school over its efforts reschedule her April 27 appearance. The lawsuit filed by Berkeley College Republicans and Young America's Foundation ...
Conservatives Groups Sue Berkeley Over Ann Coulter CancellationNew York Times
Republican students sue to allow Ann Coulter's speech this week at UC BerkeleyLos Angeles Times
Inside the Beltway: Coulter's corner: Young Republicans sue BerkeleyWashington Times
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In Chicago, Obama tells young leaders that 'special interests dominate the debates in Washington'
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CHICAGO ? In his first public appearance since leaving the White House in January, former president Barack Obama told young leaders here Monday that ?special interests dominate the debates in Washington? and that getting involved in their communities ...
Obama Steps Back Into Public Life, Trying to Avoid One Word: TrumpNew York Times
Obama returns ? and avoids TrumpPolitico
Barack Obama returns to remind us how radically different he is from Donald TrumpCNN
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State Department deletes online blog post that promoted Trump's Mar-a-Lago
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President Trump's oceanside Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida has gained considerable airtime and tweet time since Trump took office and dubbed it his winter White House. It now has received official attention from the State Department. The State Department ...
These are the 100-day accomplishments Trump is toutingCNN
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Arkansas executes another inmate
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(CNN) [Breaking news update, published at 8:40 p.m. ET]. Arkansas has executed Jack Harold Jones, witnesses said. Jones was convicted in the 1996 rape and murder of Mary Phillips. [Original story, published at 8:09 p.m. ET]. A federal appeals court has ...
Arkansas executes one inmate; SCOTUS reviewing stay request of secondUSA TODAY

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Senate staff perplexed by unusual White House private briefing on North Korea
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The White House announced Monday that it would host an unusual private briefing on North Korea for the entire Senate, prompting questions from lawmakers about whether the Trump administration intends to use the event as a photo op ahead of its 100-day ...
Entire US Senate to go to White House for North Korea briefingReuters

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The Latest: Group decries the way statues are being removed
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NEW ORLEANS ? The Latest on removal of Confederate monuments in New Orleans. (all times local):. 10:30 a.m.. A group opposing the removal of Confederate monuments in New Orleans says the process has been flawed from the start and that it lacks ...
New Orleans Begins Removing Confederate Monuments, Under Police GuardNew York Times
New Orleans is tearing down its Confederate monuments, but the South has plenty of othersLos Angeles Times
Removal of the first of four New Orleans Confederate monuments begins with Liberty PlaceNOLA.com
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