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Trump, Hillary Clinton and others congratulate Doug Jones on Alabama victory

President Donald Trump along with other politicians from both sides of the aisle reacted late Tuesday after Democratic Alabama Senate candidate Doug Jones defeated Republican Roy Moore in a special election. Trump congratulated Jones in a tweet on his “hard fought victory” and said Republicans will “have another shot at the seat in a very short period of time.” Hillary Clinton ...

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Ex-Mueller aides' texts revealed: Read them here

The anti-Trump text messages between FBI officials Peter Strzok and Lisa Page that led to Strzok’s removal from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia probe have been obtained by Fox News. Read them below. 01/18/2016 Peter Strzok – Martin O’Malley is a freak show. Lisa Page – Yikes Baby! Yeah, that’s what everyone says. 03/02/2016 Strzok – He asked me who I’d vote ...

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Alabama Senate election: Doug Jones wins in major upset, Roy Moore won't yet concede

Democrat Doug Jones has pulled off a major upset in Alabama by defeating Republican Roy Moore in Tuesday’s special election, becoming the first Democrat to win election to the Senate from the deeply conservative state in 25 years. “We have come so far and the people of Alabama have spoken,” Jones said during a victory speech in Birmingham late Tuesday.  But ...

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Accused NYC subway bomber expected to face federal charges

NEW YORK –  A would-be suicide bomber was held Tuesday on state terrorism charges while federal prosecutors prepared their own case in the rush hour blast in the heart of the New York City subway system that failed to cause the bloodshed he intended, officials said. Akayed Ullah, 27, was charged Tuesday with supporting an act of terrorism, making a ...

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FBI's McCabe 'has an Ohr problem,' will not testify on Tuesday, source says

Deputy FBI Director Andrew McCabe, who was reportedly scheduled to testify behind closed doors in front of the House Intelligence Committee on Tuesday, will instead meet next week due to a “scheduling error,” Department of Justice officials told Fox News. McCabe’s testimony was likely to, at least in part, focus on Peter Strzok’s role in the Hillary Clinton email investigation. ...

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Pentagon to allow transgender people to enlist in military

WASHINGTON –  Transgender recruits will be allowed to enlist in the military beginning Jan. 1, the Pentagon said Monday, as President Donald Trump’s ordered ban suffered another legal setback. The new policy reflects the difficult hurdles the federal government would have to cross to enforce Trump’s demand earlier this year to bar transgender individuals from the military. Two federal courts ...

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Port Authority explosion: Suspect ID'd in 'attempted terrorist attack'

A Bangladeshi man reportedly inspired by ISIS set off a pipe bomb inside New York’s Port Authority bus terminal during rush hour Monday morning, sowing mass chaos but causing few injuries — likely because the “attempted terrorist” detonated his “low tech device” prematurely. Akayed Ullah, 27, set off the “effectively low tech device” in a subway passageway just before 7:30 ...

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