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Washington Post

Multiple fatalities reported after Amtrak train derails in Washington state, spilling onto busy highway
Washington Post
A number of people were killed and scores more injured south of Seattle on Monday when an early-morning Amtrak train traveling on a new route on its first day derailed while crossing a bridge above a busy highway, authorities said. The Associated Press ...
Amtrak train derailment: Deaths reported in Washington state crashCBS News
'Multiple fatalities' after Amtrak train derails in Washington stateABC News
Amtrak's Cascades rail lines saw a derailment in JulyUSA TODAY
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Washington Post

Last-minute real estate perk in tax reform prompts blowback for Corker
Washington Post
President Trump, Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) and other members of Congress with expansive real estate holdings were already primed to benefit from the tax overhaul bill nearing approval. Late last week it got even better. On Friday, lawmakers added a ...
Cost of GOP tax plan could exceed $2 trillionThe Hill
How Republicans' Tax Promises Stack Up to Their Actual PlanBloomberg
Tax Bill Seen as a Giveaway to the RichNew York Times
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Politico

Trump: US can't guard its interests abroad if it doesn't 'protect prosperity at home'
Politico
President Donald Trump unveiled a national security plan Monday that reflects the most inward-focused vision of American foreign policy in recent memory — with a heavy emphasis on economic strength and defending U.S. borders. In remarks Monday ...
Trump's new strategy: Russia is an actual threatCNN
Without human rights, Trump's security strategy won't measure upThe Hill
Trump Outlines His Blueprint For Military And Foreign PolicyNPR
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Washington Post

Trump judicial nominee Matthew Petersen pulls out after struggling to answer basic questions
Washington Post
Matthew Petersen, a nominee to the federal judiciary, has withdrawn from consideration days after a video clip showed him unable to answer basic questions about legal procedure, the White House confirmed on Monday. Petersen, nominated for a seat on the ...
Trump judicial nominee Matthew Petersen withdraws after viral hearing videoCNN
Trump judicial nominee withdraws after humiliating hearingThe Hill
Trump Nominee Who Struggled to Answer Basic Questions WithdrawsBloomberg
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Reuters

Trump strategy document singles out Russia as bad actor globally
Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's administration said on Monday that Russia interferes in the domestic political affairs of countries globally, in a sober analysis of Moscow as a rival despite Trump's own bid for warmer ties with ...
Trump sets out national security strategy of 'principled realism' and global competitionWashington Post
Opposition Leader Says He Could Beat Putin in Fair ElectionU.S. News & World Report
US intelligence tip thwarts bomb threat in RussiaChristian Science Monitor
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Condé Nast Traveler

Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson Airport Loses Power, Strands Thousands
Condé Nast Traveler
Over the weekend, tens of thousands of travelers looking to get a head start on the holiday rush were left stranded inside and on the tarmacs of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport when the entire airport lost power on Sunday afternoon ...

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Washington Post

Puerto Rico governor orders recount of hurricane death toll
Washington Post
The governor of Puerto Rico ordered all government agencies to reopen their books and initiate a recount and review of certified deaths that have occurred since Hurricane Maria, after weeks of reporting by various news outlets pointed to a possible ...
Puerto Rico Orders Review and Recount of Hurricane DeathsNew York Times
Puerto Rico governor will campaign against supporters of GOP tax billThe Hill
Puerto Rico's governor orders review of deaths after Hurricane Maria 'regardless' of listed causeABC News
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CNN

Manchin, Leahy say Franken shouldn't have had to resign before Ethics probe
CNN
Washington (CNN) Democratic Sen. Pat Leahy expressed regret Monday for not waiting for an ethics investigation before calling for Sen. Al Franken to resign, coming just hours after Sen. Joe Manchin made similar comments about the Democratic push for ...
Manchin: Franken Should Not Resign, Democrats Rushed to Push Him OutU.S. News & World Report
Top Democratic Sen. Patrick Leahy says he regrets calling on Al Franken to resignBusiness Insider
'Hypocrisy at the Highest Level.' Democratic Senator Hopes Al Franken Doesn't ResignTIME
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Los Angeles Times

9th Circuit Judge Alex Kozinski steps down after accusations of sexual misconduct
Los Angeles Times
Alex Kozinski, a prominent voice on the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, retired abruptly Monday in the face of more than a dozen reports of sexual misconduct. Kozinski, who served more than three decades on the appeals court, faced allegations that ...
Federal appeals judge announces immediate retirement amid probe of sexual misconduct allegationsWashington Post
US judge steps down after accusations of sexual misconductFox News
Federal Judge Alex Kozinski Retires Abruptly After Sexual Harassment AllegationsNew York Times
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NPR

US Vetoes UN Security Council Resolution Voiding Trump's Jerusalem Move
NPR
U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley speaks during a Security Council meeting on Monday. The Council voted on a resolution that expressed "deep regret at recent decisions concerning the status of Jerusalem," without mentioning the U.S. by name. Kena ...
In Middle East, Pence must address realities of Iranian encroachmentThe Hill
US Vetoes UN Resolution Condemning Move on JerusalemNew York Times
Palestinians call for a day of rage ahead of Vice President Pence's visit to JerusalemABC News
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