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President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Paraguay's President Mario Abdo Benitez in the Oval Office of the White House, Friday, Dec. 13, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
After UK election, Trump sees 'harbinger' of things to come President Donald Trump says the British election could be a “harbinger of what's to come” in next year's U.S. presidential contest. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party claimed a commanding majority in Parliament on Thursday, defeating the Labour Party and its far-left leader Jeremy Corbyn
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., fields questions from reporters about an impeachment trial in the Senate shortly after Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., announced House Democrats are pushing ahead with formal charges against President Donald Trump saying he has put U.S. elections and national security at risk, at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019.  (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
Sen. Mitch McConnell files for seventh term in KentuckySenate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has filed for reelection in Kentucky as the Republican seeks a seventh term next year
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Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, D-Vt., leaves after speaking at a campaign event, Friday, Dec. 13, 2019, in Manchester, N.H. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
Sanders retracts endorsement in US House race after backlashDemocratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has retracted his endorsement for talk radio personality Cenk Uygur in a California congressional race
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FILE - In this July 16, 2019, file photo, interior Secretary David Bernhardt listens during a Cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington. Less than half of employees are projected to go along when the Trump administration moves headquarters for the bureau overseeing the country’s vast public lands from Washington, to Grand Junction, Colo. The administration defends the shift West. Former bureau officials predict a brain drain that will weaken protections for hundreds of millions of acres. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
Opponents warn of staff exodus as US breaks up lands bureauOpponents of the Trump administration's plan to break up the Washington, D
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Climate activist Greta Thunberg takes part in a news conference at the COP25 climate summit in Madrid, Spain, Monday, Dec. 9, 2019. Thunberg is in Madrid where a global U.N.-sponsored climate change conference is taking place. (AP Photo/Andrea Comas)
First lady appears to condone Trump's criticism of ThunbergMelania Trump appears to be condoning her husband's criticism of 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg
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President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Paraguay's President Mario Abdo Benitez in the Oval Office of the White House, Friday, Dec. 13, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
Justices to take up dispute over subpoenas for Trump recordsThe Supreme Court says it will hear President Donald Trump's pleas to keep his tax, bank and financial records private
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Blackwater founder Prince visited Venezuela's sanctioned VPThe Associated Press has learned that the founder of controversial security firm formerly known as Blackwater traveled to Caracas last month for a secret meeting with Venezuela's vice president
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Supreme Court to hear subpoena fights over Trump financial records; decisions likely by late June, amid campaignSupreme Court to hear subpoena fights over Trump financial records; decisions likely by late June, amid campaign
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Democratic presidential candidate South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg speaks during the Iowa Farmers Union Presidential Forum, Friday, Dec. 6, 2019, in Grinnell, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
Swarovski crystals, $900 cabernet and a Buttigieg fundraiserPete Buttigieg's liberal opponents for the Democratic presidential nomination are accusing him of being beholden to big-money donors, but Buttigieg is undeterred
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Democratic presidential candidate and South Bend, Ind. Mayor Pete Buttigieg speaks during a town hall, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019, at the Coralville Marriott & Conference Center, in Coralville, Iowa. (Joseph Cress/Iowa City Press-Citizen via AP)
Democrats threaten to boycott next debate over labor disputeAll seven Democratic presidential candidates who qualified for next week's debate are threatening to skip the event if an ongoing labor dispute forces them to cross picket lines on the campus hosting it
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Members of the press view the roll call vote recorded by the clerk after the House Judiciary Committee approved the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, Friday, Dec. 13, 2019, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Impeachment saga is a quick TV moment after hours of talkAfter hours of talk that ended in rancor the previous night, the Judiciary Committee's vote on impeachment articles provided television with a short, surgical moment
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