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Trump and California See Same Homeless Problem, but Not the Same Solutions

NYT > U.S. > Politics SAN FRANCISCO — Open-air heroin use. Sidewalks smeared in human feces. Blocklong homeless camps and people with severe mental illnesses wading through traffic in socks and hospital clothes. You would be forgiven if you thought that those descriptions of California’s urban ills came from the mouth of the state’s biggest […]

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Trump’s Challenge: Can His Word on Iran Be Trusted?

NYT > U.S. > Politics For a president with a loose relationship with the facts and poisonous relationships with allies, the attack on the Saudi oil fields poses a challenge: how to prove the administration’s case that Iran was behind the strike and rally the world to respond. President Trump must now confront that problem […]

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‘I Wasn’t Asked to Do Anything Illegal,’ Lewandowski Says in Hearing

NYT > U.S. > Politics WASHINGTON — Corey Lewandowski, one of President Trump’s most loyal political confidants, confirmed in congressional testimony on Tuesday that the president had once asked him to help curtail the scope of the Russia investigation, possibly obstructing justice. But under sharp questioning from Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee conducting an […]

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Key Moments From Corey Lewandowski’s Testimony Before Congress

NYT > U.S. > Politics Video President Trump’s former campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, answered questions before the House Judiciary Committee on Sunday.CreditCreditDoug Mills/The New York Times Here’s what you need to know: Corey Lewandowski confirmed Mr. Trump asked him to pressure the attorney general, but says the president never asked him to do anything illegal. […]

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White House Fires Homeland Security Dept.’s General Counsel

NYT > U.S. > Politics WASHINGTON — The White House on Tuesday fired John Mitnick, the general counsel for the Department of Homeland Security, after months of shake-up at an agency responsible for carrying out President Trump’s immigration agenda. “We thank John for this service, and we wish him well,” a department spokeswoman said Tuesday […]

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Short-form streaming remake of ‘The Fugitive’ stars Kiefer Sutherland

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links ASSOCIATED PRESS Kiefer Sutherland (24, Designated Survivor) will star in a series remake of the 1993 Harrison Ford movie, The Fugitive at Quibi. Variety reported today that the 52-year old actor will play Detective Clay Bruce, a Los Angeles investigator tasked with apprehending a bombing suspect played by Boyd Holbrook […]

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Province ‘singularly focused’ on education deal – minister

North Bay Nugget CUPE school support workers in legal strike position Sept. 30 Ontario Education Minister Stephen Lecce speaks at the Kinoomaadziwin Education Body on Nipissing First Nation, Tuesday. Michael Lee/The Nugget NIPISSING FIRST NATION — Ontario Education Minister Stephen Lecce says he remains “undeterred” from his mission to get a deal with the province’s […]

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Fedeli to join Ontario trade mission in Asia

North Bay Nugget ‘We’re going to champion the things we grow and produce in Ontario’ Ontario Premier Doug Ford takes questions from the media, Tuesday, at the International Plowing Match in Verner with Nipissing MPP Vic Fedeli, the minister of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade. Jennifer Hamilton-McCharles/The Nugget Nipissing MPP Vic Fedeli will head […]

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Province announces $6.5M for agriculture projects

North Bay Nugget St. Joseph-Scollard Hall marching band participated in the opening ceremonies at the International Plowing Match in Verner, Tuesday. The five-day event is expected to attract more than 80,000 people from across the province. Jennifer Hamilton-McCharles, The Nugget VERNER — Greg Rickford didn’t come to Verner without his cheque book. The minister of […]

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Cowgirls, Skyhawks today at International Plowing Match

North Bay Nugget The Canadian Cowgirls precision drill team performs today the 2019 International Plowing Match and Rural Expo (IPM) in Verner. Nugget Photo The Canadian Cowgirls precision drill team kicks off Day 2 today at the 2019 International Plowing Match and Rural Expo (IPM) in Verner. The team is performing at 10:30 a.m. and […]

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