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President Trump Continues Attacks on Democratic Congresswomen, Saying They Are Not ‘Capable’ of Loving the U.S.

President Donald Trump drew fresh criticism on Sunday with an eighth day of attacks on the four progressive Democratic Congresswomen known as “The Squad,” whom he said he didn’t believe were “capable of loving our country” and should apologize for “hateful” comments. Sunday’s Twitter message came after the president said on July 14 that the…

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House Judiciary Chair Says President Trump Is Guilty of ‘High Crimes and Misdemeanors’

(WASHINGTON) — The House Judiciary Committee chairman said Sunday that this week’s hearing with Robert Mueller will air “very substantial evidence” of wrongdoing by President Donald Trump and make a public case for impeachment. Republicans pledged sharp questioning of the special counsel about what they see as a “one-sided” Russia investigation. Days before back-to-back hearings…

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Black Georgia Lawmaker Alleges White Man Told Her to ‘Go Back Where You Came From’ in Grocery Store Confrontation

A black lawmaker in Georgia says a white man verbally harassed her and told her to “go back where you came from” during a confrontation at a Publix grocery store on Friday. Erica Thomas, a Democrat and Georgia state representative, alleges that the man cursed at her and called her “ignorant” and “lazy” because she…

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Hong Kong Protesters Demand Police Accountability, Full Withdrawal of Extradition Bill

Protests demanding accountability for alleged police violence in Hong Kong descended into more chaotic clashes Sunday night as angry, black-clad demonstrators hurled bricks, umbrellas and glass bottles at officers charging toward them in riot gear to clear an area outside a police station. Masked demonstrators, many covered up with plastic cling wrap and other protective…

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In a Reversal, President Trump Disavows Criticism of ‘Send Her Back’ Chant

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has reversed his previous criticisms of a North Carolina campaign crowd that chanted “send her back” about a Somali-born congresswoman. Trump on Friday defended the rally-goers as “patriots” while again questioning the loyalty of four Democratic lawmakers of color. His comments marked a return to a pattern that has become…

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