The Latest: Ocasio-Cortez speaks at Pelosi's office protest
Minneapolis Star Tribune, 13 November at 20:16
WASHINGTON — The Latest on new members of Congress (all times local):. 12:05 p.m.. Democratic Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York has joined about 200 climate-change activists as they stage a protest at the office of House Democratic ...
Photographer: Nazi salute image not meant to be offensive
Minneapolis Star Tribune, 13 November at 20:15
MILWAUKEE — The parent who took a photo of Wisconsin high school boys giving what appears to be a Nazi salute on the steps of a local courthouse said Tuesday he was simply asking the teens to wave goodbye to their parents before they headed to prom ...
UK and EU negotiators have agreed a Brexit deal
Business Insider, 13 November at 20:15
Theresa May will put a Brexit deal to her Cabinet on Wednesday after UK and EU negotiating teams made a crucial breakthrough in talks. Agreement on preventing a hard Irish border was reached after two days of intensive talks. Senior EU and UK sources ...
Trump eyes replacements for Kelly, Nielsen and others
CNN, 13 November at 19:58
(CNN) President Donald Trump has been eyeing potential replacements for several senior positions in his administration -- both inside the West Wing and across the Cabinet, multiple officials familiar with the matter said. With the exception of his
White House digging in on selection of Matt Whitaker as temporary replacement for Sessions
CNN, 13 November at 19:55
Washington (CNN) President Donald Trump and White House officials are digging in on the appointment of Matthew Whitaker as acting attorney general, which has drawn waves of criticism from Democrats and some conservative legal scholars. Maryland to ...
The Latest: Democrat calls voting-system suit 'an affront'
Minneapolis Star Tribune, 13 November at 19:52
PORTLAND, Maine — The Latest on a lawsuit challenging Maine's voting system (all times local):. 11:50 a.m.. The campaign manager for Democratic congressional candidate Jared Golden says a lawsuit aimed at blocking Maine's voting system is "an affront ...
CNN anchor: Trump lawsuit 'not about politics'
The Hill, 13 November at 19:45
CNN anchor Poppy Harlow told viewers on Tuesday that the network's decision to sue the Trump administration over its revocation of White House correspondent Jim Acosta's press credentials is "not about politics" but instead "about constitutional rights.”.
Ocasio-Cortez joins climate change sit-in at Pelosi's office
The Hill, 13 November at 19:33
Congresswoman-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez joined 150 youth activists in a Tuesday sit-in at House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi · Nancy Patricia D'Alesandro PelosiActing AG will meet with DOJ ethics officials to discuss possible recusal: reports ...
CNN Sues Trump Administration for Barring Jim Acosta From White House
New York Times, 13 November at 19:17
CNN sued the Trump administration on Tuesday in an effort to reinstate the press credentials of its chief White House correspondent, Jim Acosta, escalating a dispute that has highlighted the increasingly tense dynamic between President Trump and the
Hate crimes rose 17 percent last year, according to new FBI data
Washington Post, 13 November at 19:06
Hate crimes in America rose 17 percent last year, the third consecutive year that such crimes increased, according to newly released FBI data. Law enforcement agencies reported 7,175 hate crimes occurred in 2017, up from 6,121 in 2016. That increase
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