Category: U.S

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staffNovember 7, 2018

Record number of women elected to Congress

Women will be going to Congress in historic numbers after Tuesday’s midterm elections, with some winning key gubernatorial races as ...

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staffNovember 7, 2018

Democrat Tester wins in Montana; other races still too close

Montana Democratic Sen. Jon Tester declared victory for a third term Wednesday, in one of several races that were too ...

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staffNovember 7, 2018

Missing $342.9 million Powerball ticket found on truck floor

An Iowa woman who claimed a $343.9 million Powerball prize admitted she had temporarily lost the ticket until it turned ...

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staffNovember 7, 2018

Marijuana legalization approved in 3 states, rejected by North Dakota

Legalized marijuana has been approved in some form in three states, after ballot measures passed Tuesday. Michigan voters favored legalizing ...

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staffNovember 7, 2018

Trump fires Attorney General Jeff Sessions

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions has been fired by President Donald Trump. The president had repeatedly criticized his top law ...

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staffNovember 7, 2018

US man guilty of killing his family

A Colorado man, Chris Watts, has pleaded guilty to killing his pregnant wife and daughters. The district attorney agreed to ...

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staffNovember 7, 2018

US Democrats win House in blow to Trump

The US Democrats have taken control of the House of Representatives in the mid-term elections, dealing a serious blow to ...

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staffNovember 6, 2018

Polls open in eastern US states for midterm elections

Polls opened Tuesday across eastern U.S. states as Americans began casting ballots in the critical midterm elections that mark the ...

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staffNovember 6, 2018

Kremlin declines comment on alleged meddling in US midterm election

Russian President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman Tuesday declined to comment on allegations of interference in the United States’ midterm elections. “We ...

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staffNovember 3, 2018

Cohen: Trump said Black people are too stupid to vote for him

Michael Cohen claimed that President Donald Trump used racist language in several private conversations with him during the time he ...