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June 26, 2019

Judge permits Democrats’ lawsuit towards Trump to proceed

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge ruled Tuesday that a lawsuit that accuses President Trump of profiting off the presidency in violation of the Constitution’s emoluments clause can move forward.
June 26, 2019

Lawmakers search to revoke Wounded Knee medals for US troopers

WASHINGTON (AP) — Advocates for Native Americans called Tuesday for Congress to revoke the Medals of Honor given to the U.S. soldiers who participated in the Wounded Knee massacre.
June 26, 2019

Robert Mueller to Testify July 17 Before Two House Committees

Special Counsel Robert Mueller is scheduled to publicly testify before two House committees on July 17, according to a press release sent by the committee chairmen Tuesday night.
June 26, 2019

Indiana School Fires Gay Teacher After Archdiocese Threatens To Yank Non-profit Status, Ability to Hold Mass

The Indianapolis archbishop compelled a Catholic school into firing a gay teacher by threatening the campus with losing its non-profit status and its ability to hold mass, according to an open letter from the school.
June 26, 2019

House Democrats instructed they’re too centered on impeachment

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats convened privately Tuesday to discuss campaign issues and heard a sobering assessment: They’re seen as too focused on impeachment of President Donald Trump and voters are not hearing enough about their work on other issues.
June 26, 2019

Trump protocol chief out forward of main summit

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s chief of protocol, Sean Lawler, is leaving the administration ahead of Trump’s departure for the Group of 20 summit meeting in Japan.
June 26, 2019

Trump awards highest navy honor to Iraq War veteran

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Tuesday awarded the nation’s highest military honor to an Iraq War veteran who took on an insurgent stronghold and allowed members of his platoon to move to safety during heavy fighting in Fallujah.
June 26, 2019

‘You’re Gonna Rot in Jail’: Meghan McCain Hits Back at Michael Avenatti

It took all of 15 minutes for Meghan McCain to reply to a Twitter insult from attorney Michael Avenatti on Tuesday.
June 26, 2019

Trump Isn’t Sure If He Ever Spoke to CBP Head, Despite Agency Accused of Inhumane Child Treatment

Within hours of the head of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) resigning, President Donald Trump suggested Tuesday he had never before spoken with Acting Commissioner John Sanders.
June 26, 2019

Possible final result of Trump-Xi assembly: A truce in commerce conflict

WASHINGTON (AP) — American businesses are bracing for a painful escalation in President Donald Trump’s trade war with China.