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Roger Stone hiding in 'undisclosed location' because he's worried about getting 'Jack Rubyed': documentary filmmaker

President Donald Trump's oldest political adviser, Roger Stone, has made remarks suggesting he fears for his life after being charged with lying to investigators pursuing Russian interference in the 2016 presidential campaign.

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Airport workers 'shut down the shutdown' -- and that should scare Trump: Robert Reich

While Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi is getting much-deserved for her handling of the shutdown President Donald Trump instigated in an effort to get Americans to pay for the border wall he promised voters that Mexico would pay for in 2016, she is not the only one who should draw praise for the abrupt end to the showdown.

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Fox News' Sean Hannity appears to have acted on directives from newly revealed Stone-WikiLeaks emails

Fox News host Sean Hannity appears to have acted on directives from emails between President Donald Trump's longtime political adviser Roger Stone and an intermediary who claimed to have communicated with WikiLeaks.

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'I can’t believe they’re that blind': Iowans stunned that Trump die-hards are standing by him during shutdown

Farmers in Iowa have been hit hard by President Donald Trump’s trade war with China and the government shutdown, but continue to support Trump, much to the chagrin of their neighbors.

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Sally Yates' warnings about Russia's stronghold on Mike Flynn just took on a whole new significance

The day before President Donald Trump fired FBI director James Comey to allegedly relieve pressure on himself over the investigation into Russia’s meddling in the 2016 election, acting Attorney General Sally Yates testified to Congress about the activities of Trump’s national security adviser, Michael Flynn.

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'Blockbuster’ Manafort revelations should finally end ‘witch hunt talk’: Conservative columnist

A conservative Washington Post columnist has written a column in which she argues the latest revelations about former Trump campaign boss Paul Manafort sharing confidential campaign polling data with accused Russian spy Konstantin Kilimnik is “a blockbuster revelation should end talk of a ‘witch hunt.'”

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Nobel-winning economist says Ocasio-Cortez tax policy is 'fully in line with serious economic research'

Whether or not Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is ultimately an effective congressperson remains to be seen, writes New York Times columnist Paul Krugman, but she's already doing a great job of advancing tax policy.

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