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Former Trump adviser Mike Flynn under DOD investigation, had been warned not to take foreign payments

(ABC) — Retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn was warned by the Pentagon against receiving payments from foreign governments in 2014 after leaving the Defense Intelligence Agency, Rep. 463 more words


GOP Texas U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz: The EL CHAPO Act Will Ensure Our Border is Secure by Making Drug Lords Pay for It

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) appeared on Fox and Friends this week to discuss the EL CHAPO Act – legislation he introduced that would reserve any amounts forfeited to the U.S. 891 more words


2 US service members killed in Afghanistan

(CNN) — Two US service members were killed and another was wounded Thursday while conducting a joint US-Afghan raid in the Achin District of Nangarhar Province, Pentagon spokesman US Navy Capt. 341 more words


Toyota recalls 250K Tacoma pickups; rear wheels can lock up

DETROIT (AP) — Toyota is recalling about 250,000 small pickup trucks mainly in North America because the rear wheels have the potential to lock up, causing drivers to lose control. 116 more words


United Airlines Changes and Dr. Dao Settlement

United Airlines hopes to fly more united with its paying customers and today announced 10 changes to improve customer service after Dr. David Dao was dragged out of his seat on an overbooked flight on April 9th so that another crewmember could get to work on another flight on April 9th. 387 more words

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Just How Powerful Is the President’s Cabinet?

When a new president gets elected, he is required to choose a number of people to run the various executive departments and to advise him in his decisions as the chief executive. 475 more words

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TBT Article - The War on Voting Rights For Minorities Begins

What we have witnessed in regards to the United States Supreme Court decision on Section 4 of the Voting Rights Act of 1965 is a clever strategic move (gamble, hedged bet, etc…) by the Republican Party that caught many by surprise.   402 more words