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WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump grounded Boeing’s 737 Max planes Wednesday, following the lead of 51 other countries that have ordered an indefinite freeze in flying the model involved in two calamitous crashes. “The safety of the American people and all people is our paramount concern,”...

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WASHINGTON (AP) – An 11th-hour Republican rescue mission to save President Donald Trump from an awkward defeat by the GOP-run Senate on his declaration of a national emergency at the Mexican border seemed to collapse Wednesday. The setback made it likely that defections from his own party will...

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WASHINGTON – Chairman Elijah Cummings of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform on Wednesday quashed any notion that he would refer Michael Cohen to the Justice Department for perjury. Republicans on the oversight panel have claimed that the former personal lawyer for President Donald Trump...

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WASHINGTON (AP) – Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was sentenced to a total of 7 and a half years in prison Wednesday after a federal judge rejected his appeal for no additional time and rebuked him for his crimes and years of lies.  Within minutes of the sentencing, prosecutors in...

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