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Paul Manafort Trial Goes To Jury

Closing arguments concluded Wednesday in the financial crimes trial of Paul Manafort, the former campaign chairman for Donald Trump. Jurors will begin deliberations Thursday morning in Alexandria, Virginia. If found guilty, Manafort, 69, faces a prison sentence of up to 305 years. Manafort has pleaded not guilty to all charges. Manafort has been accused of shielding millions of dollars in offshore bank …

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White House Revokes Security Clearance Of John Brennan

White House revoking security clearance of John Brennan, mulling others The White House is revoking the security clearance of John Brennan, former director of the Central Intelligence Agency, and mulling pulling them for several other former intelligence chiefs and other officials. Reading a statement from President Trump at the top of Wednesday’s press briefing, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders announced that the president has …

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Queen Of Soul, Aretha Franklin Loses Battle With Cancer At 76

Aretha Franklin, the woman known as the “queen of soul” and having had one of the most prolific female voices in history has died at the age of 76. Franklin died Thursday morning after a long battle with advanced pancreatic cancer. Aretha passed away in her Detroit home where she was under hospice care. Reports late last week said Franklin …

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14 Year Old Invents Folding Wall To Protect Kids In School Shootings

Audrey Larson is a 14-year-old inventor. For past competitions, she’s created glow-in-the-dark pajamas and a device to pet your dog. But this year, after hearing about the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, she felt compelled to focus on a more serious issue. “It’s really scary to just think about, and that’s kind of what sparked that idea,” Larson said. “Some …

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