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Hillary, AOC donors among jury pool in ex-Clinton lawyer’s trial

As many as three Hillary Clinton donors — including one who also supported US Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez — are among the prospective jurors for former Clinton campaign lawyer Michael Sussmann’s trial. Special counsel John Durham’s team objected to putting one Clinton contributor on the panel after the man said he would “strive for impartiality as …

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Trump claims Musk WON’T buy Twitter and urges people to use Truth Social

Donald Trump has predicted Elon Musk will not buy Twitter and urged people to flock to his own social media platform Truth Social. The former president said he did not believe the Tesla billionaire would follow through with the $44billion buyout of the tech firm. I claimed during a rally in Texas on Saturday it …

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Trump backs Mastriano in Pennsylvania GOP governor primary

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Donald Trump on Saturday endorsed Doug Mastriano in Pennsylvania’s Republican primary for governor, siding with a far-right candidate who was outside the US Capitol during the Jan. 6 insurrection and has worked doggedly to overturn the results of the 2020 presidential election. Mastriano was already leading a crowded field of contenders …

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EXPLAINER: Why stakes are high in trial tied to Russia probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — The first trial resulting from special counsel John Durham’s investigation of the early days of the Trump-Russia probe hardly seems an explosive affair. It’s about a single false statement that a cybersecurity lawyer with ties to the Hillary Clinton campaign is alleged to have made to the FBI in 2016. Yet the …

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Trump demands PA voters to reject Senate hopeful Kathy Barnette

Former President Donald Trump is urging Pennsylvania Republicans to reject emerging Senate candidate Kathy Barnette in a Tuesday primary as controversial past remarks surface making her a tougher sell in the general election. Trump backs TV personality Dr Mehmet Oz ahead of voting in what appears to be a three-way race against Barnette, a firebrand …

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How Andrew McCabe could help ex-Clinton lawyer’s case

Fired FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe knew a Hillary Clinton campaign lawyer was acting on behalf of an unidentified client when he gave the feds information purporting to show a connection between former President Donald Trump and Russia, Justice Department notes suggest in a new court filing. In a five-page order issued Friday ahead of …

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House subpoenas its own, serious new norm after Jan. 6 attack

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Jan. 6 committee’s remarkable decision to subpoena House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy and other congressional Republicans over the insurrection at the Capitol is as rare as the deadly riot itself, deepening the acrimony and distrust among lawmakers and raising questions about what comes next. The outcome is certain to reverberate beyond …

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New York AG lawyer: Evidence could support action vs. Trump

NEW YORK (AP) — As a federal judge weighs Donald Trump’s lawsuit seeking to halt a civil investigation into his business practices, a lawyer for the New York general’s office said Friday that evidence found throughout the three-year probe could support legal action against the former president, his company, or both. The lawyer, Andrew Amer, …

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Elon Musk says Trump SHOULDN’T run for president in 2024 but will get his Twitter back

Elon Musk says Donald Trump should skip the 2024 election even as he vows to restore the former president’s Twitter account. The Tesla CEO shared his views on US politics in a series of tweets Thursday evening. He said Trump shouldn’t run for office because a ‘less divisive candidate would be better in 2024,’ before …

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Start-up investor Jason Calacanis raising millions for Twitter stake

Jason Calacanis Adam Jeffrey | CNBC Angel investor Jason Calacanis, an early backer of Uber and Robin Hoodis seeking to raise tens of millions of dollars for a stake in Twitter as part of Elon Musk’s $44 billion agreement to buy the social media company. “We are now collecting interest to invest in Twitter with …

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