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Members of the U.S. Secret Service' Hazardous Agent Mitigation and Medical Emergency Response (HAMMER) Team, move from their vehicle as President Donald Trump is visiting Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, in Bethesda, Md. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
Trump weekend hospital visit gets a skeptical receptionTrump’s unscheduled weekend visit to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center raises suspicions about his health
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US failing to stop China from stealing research, report saysThe United States government has failed to stop China from stealing intellectual property from American universities and lacks a comprehensive strategy for dealing with the threat, a congressional report concluded Monday
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FILE - In this Oct. 29, 2019, file photo, Army Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, a military officer at the National Security Council, center, arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington. Vindman is set to deliver public testimony about President Donald Trump’s alleged attempt to pressure Ukraine to investigate a political rival. Democrats and Republicans are expected to press contrasting narratives about the 20-year Army veteran’s decision to come forward to allege abuse of power by his commander-in-chief. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)
Closest witnesses kicking off big Trump impeachment weekImpeachment hearings enter a crucial second week as Democrats prepare to hear from nine witnesses
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FILE - In this Oct. 29, 2019, file photo, Army Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, a military officer at the National Security Council, center, arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington. Vindman is set to deliver public testimony about President Donald Trump’s alleged attempt to pressure Ukraine to investigate a political rival. Democrats and Republicans are expected to press contrasting narratives about the 20-year Army veteran’s decision to come forward to allege abuse of power by his commander-in-chief. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)
NSC aide Vindman ready to speak out publicly on TrumpDecorated soldier and White House aide Alexander Vindman is set to deliver public testimony about President Donald Trump’s alleged attempt to pressure Ukraine to investigate a political rival
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FILE - In this Oct. 17, 2019, file photo U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland, center, arrives for a interview with the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, and House Committee on Oversight and Reform on Capitol Hill in Washington.  (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)
The Latest: State Department’s Holmes to testify publiclyA State Department official who overheard a phone call between President Donald Trump and diplomat Gordon Sondland over the summer will testify publicly in Thursday’s impeachment hearing
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Democratic presidential candidate South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg speaks during a fundraiser for the Nevada Democratic Party, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Buttigieg visits Morehouse in effort to build black supportPete Buttigieg will speak at historically black Morehouse College in Atlanta on Monday as he tries to expand his appeal among black voters.
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House Democrats propose stopgap bill to prevent shutdownHouse Democrats have released a temporary government-wide funding bill to forestall a shutdown and give negotiators through Dec. 20 to try to hash out details of more than $1.4 trillion worth of unfinished spending bills
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FILE - In this Oct. 31, 2019, file photo, a firefighter battles the Maria Fire in Somis, Calif. The CEO of the nation's largest utility is expected to face angry California lawmakers over the company's decision to turn off power for millions of people to prevent its outdated equipment from starting wildfires. Pacific Gas & Electric Corp. CEO Bill Johnson is scheduled to testify during a Legislative oversight hearing on Monday, Nov. 18, at the state Capitol. Lawmakers have repeatedly criticized the bankrupt company for leaving millions of people in the dark for days at a time during dry, windy weather events in October. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, Fire)
The Latest: CEO says PG&E got complacent about power outagesThe head of Pacific Gas & Electric Corp. has told a California legislative committee that the utility became complacent about power shutdowns after successfully completing a few smaller ones
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FILE - In this July 30, 2019, file photo a woman walks by a Huawei retail store in Beijing. The Trump administration has extended for 90 more days a limited reprieve on U.S. technology sales to the Chinese technology giant Huawei. The U.S. government blacklisted Huawei in May, deeming it a national security risk so U.S. firms aren't allow to sell the company technology without government approval. But numerous loopholes have been exploited, including by U.S. semiconductor suppliers. And the administration says it’s preparing to grand some exemptions.  (AP Photo/Andy Wong, File)
US again extends limited reprieve on tech sales to HuaweiThe Trump administration has extended for 90 more days a limited reprieve on U.S. technology sales to the Chinese technology giant Huawei
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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks at a news conference at the State Department in Washington, Monday, Nov. 18, 2019. Pompeo spoke about Iran, Iraq, Israeli settlements in the West Bank, protests in Hong Kong, and Bolivia. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
US cancels civil nuclear cooperation waiver for IranSecretary of State Mike Pompeo is cancelling one of four sanctions waivers that had allowed foreign companies to work with Iran's civilian nuclear program without U.S. penalties
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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks at a news conference at the State Department in Washington, Monday, Nov. 18, 2019. Pompeo spoke about Iran, Iraq, Israeli settlements in the West Bank, protests in Hong Kong, and Bolivia, among other topics. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
US angers Palestinians with reversal on Israeli settlementsThe Trump administration is softening the U.S. position on Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank, reversing four decades of American policy and further undermining the Palestinian effort to gain statehood
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Una Lee Jost, a lawyer from Pasadena, Calif., holds signs supporting Bernie Sanders at the California Democratic Convention in Long Beach, Calif., Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019. She says any delay in “Medicare for All” is a “serious concern” after Sen. Elizabeth Warren announced that getting Congress to pass a fully government-funded, universal health coverage plan would likely not come until the third year of her administration. (AP Photo/Michael R. Blood)
Warren’s ‘Medicare for All’ plan reignites health care clashElizabeth Warren wants to move the country to a government-funded health care system in stages over three years rather than immediately push for a full “Medicare for All”
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