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State Department watchdog is expected to recommend disciplinary action for Trump official

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The State Department inspector general’s report on political targeting was received by Congress Wednesday, and Senate Foreign Relations Committee staffers are poring over it. It’s expected to be released publicly within a day. The report recommends disciplinary action against U.S. Special Representative for Iran Brian Hook, two individuals with knowledge...
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Ken Cuccinelli: Immigration hawk Ken Cuccinelli tapped as DHS No. 2

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Ken Cuccinelli, an immigration hawk and vocal defender of President Trump’s crackdown on illegal and legal immigration, was installed on Wednesday as the second-highest ranking official at the Department of Homeland Security. Cuccinelli, who has been leading U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services since June, was named acting deputy secretary of...
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Trump Erdogan meeting: Trump says he’s a “big fan” of Turkey strongman Recep Tayyip Erdogan

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Turkey’s recent offensive against a key U.S. ally in Syria did not stop President Trump from honoring Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan with a White House visit and joint press conference. Throughout the afternoon on Wednesday, the president had approving words for the authoritarian leader, whose military invaded northern Syria...
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Highlights from public hearings testimony from Bill Taylor, George Kent to House Intelligence Committee today

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CBSN The House of Representatives’ impeachment inquiry launched into public view on Wednesday as two pivotal witnesses testified in the probe’s first open hearings. The inquiry was spurred by a whistleblower’s complaint about President Trump’s dealings with Ukraine, including a call in July in which he urged Ukraine’s president to...
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Reince Priebus says “presidents don’t get impeached because they acted inappropriately,” commenting on House hearing today

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Former Trump White House chief of staff Reince Priebus said Wednesday that “presidents don’t get impeached because they acted inappropriately.” He made the remark during CBS News coverage of the public impeachment hearings. Priebus, who served in his post in the Trump administration for seven months, made the remarks to...
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Celine Dion shares her favorite meal and what TV show she’s binge-watching

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Five-time Grammy winner Celine Dion is hitting the road after wrapping up her Las Vegas residency over the summer. The Courage World Tour marks the singer’s first U.S. tour in more than a decade. In an interview that will air Thursday, November 14, on “CBS This Morning,” co-host Gayle King...
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Nike shoes no longer on Amazon

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Nike will stop selling its products through Amazon and instead focus on what it called “more direct, personal relationships” with customers, company officials announced Tuesday.  Anyone looking for Nike can still purchase items on the company website, its app, or at one of the thousands of brick-and-mortar stores where Nike has...
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Ambassador Bill Taylor testimony: Read the full opening statement; he says aide overheard Trump ask about “investigations”

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Taylor: Aide heard Trump ask about “investigations” In his opening statement in the first public hearings of the impeachment inquiry of President Trump, Ambassador Bill Taylor told lawmakers that he recently learned a member of his staff had overheard President Trump asking about “the investigations” the day after his July...
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Greta Thunberg sailing from the U.S. to Spain for UN climate summit

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Greta Thunberg scolds world leaders at U.N. Climate activist Greta Thunberg found a ride back across the Atlantic thanks to a pair of YouTubers, after a United Nations climate change summit got relocated from Chile to Spain.  The 16-year-old Swedish activist, who has been making speeches and leading protests across...
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Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell hints to Congress: No more interest rate cuts this year

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Washington — Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell expects the U.S. economy to continue growing at a solid pace, though it still faces risks from slower growth overseas and trade tensions. Powell also said the Fed is likely to keep its benchmark short-term interest rate unchanged in the coming months, unless...
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USC student deaths: Campus left shaken by 9 student deaths this semester

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The first death occurred in late August, two days before classes began, when an incoming freshman was struck by a car while walking on a freeway near the University of Southern California. In the more than 2 months since, eight other USC students have died – at least three by...

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