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September 19, 2019 - 6:17 pm
By JIM MUSTIAN Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump asked a federal court Thursday to block an effort by New York prosecutors to obtain his tax returns as part of a criminal investigation, opening another front in the president's efforts to keep his financial information private...
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September 18, 2019 - 6:05 pm
By MICHAEL BIESECKER and ADAM BEAM Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump announced Wednesday that his administration is revoking California's authority to set auto mileage standards stricter than those issued by federal regulators, a move critics said would result in less fuel...
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September 10, 2019 - 4:49 pm
The National Rifle Association (NRA) filed a lawsuit against the City and County of San Francisco for passing a resolution labeling the group a "domestic terrorist organization," according to The Blaze. The lawsuit has also been served against each member of the city's Board of Supervisors, as the...
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September 08, 2019 - 1:32 pm
By JESSICA GRESKO Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Comedian and media mogul Byron Allen wants TV viewers to watch the channels his company produces — from one that runs "Judge Judy"-like shows all day to those dedicated to comedy, cars, food and pets. But while many distributors carry Allen's...
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September 03, 2019 - 5:13 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The company that manufactured a helicopter that crashed and killed two Virginia state troopers monitoring a white nationalist rally says it's not guilty of negligence and fraud. The Daily Progress reports widows Amanda Bates and Karen Cullen filed a lawsuit in June that...
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September 03, 2019 - 2:36 pm
By GEOFF MULVIHILL Associated Press A federal judge overseeing litigation related to the nation's opioids epidemic has ruled that claims against Purdue Pharma and other drug companies can move to trial as the OxyContin maker tries to reach a settlement. The ruling was one of several issued Tuesday...
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August 26, 2019 - 2:18 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Nineteen states are suing over the Trump administration's effort to alter a federal agreement that limits how long immigrant children can be kept in detention. California Attorney General Xavier Becerra said Monday the rule change puts children at risk. He's leading the...
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August 24, 2019 - 12:42 pm
Henrico County, VA _ A Henrico County judge says he will decide within 7 to 10 days whether to allow a $250 million dollar defamation suit filed by California Representative Devin Nunes against Twitter to proceed. The Fresno Bee reports that lawyers for the social media giant asked Judge John...
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August 23, 2019 - 2:29 pm
By GENE JOHNSON Associated Press SEATTLE (AP) — The Trump administration is opposing Washington state's effort to make a privately run, for-profit immigration detention center pay detainees minimum wage for the work they do. Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson sued The GEO Group in 2017,...
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August 21, 2019 - 2:12 pm
By ANTHONY IZAGUIRRE Associated Press CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Can a governor be forced to live in the state capital? A persistent lawsuit seeking to do just that with West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice was back in a courtroom Wednesday. The Republican billionaire has been frequently criticized by...
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