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Bloomberg makes push to recruit wealthy donors – but not to take their money

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg greets supporters at the end of his campaign event “Women for Mike” in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, January 15, 2020. Eduardo Munoz | Reuters Presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg is......
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Supreme Court takes key Electoral College cases ahead of 2020 election

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here People wait in line outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, March 18, 2019. Erin Scott | Reuters The Supreme Court will decide whether Electoral College voters have a constitutional right to cast ballots for candidates who didn’t win their......
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Chris Collins sentenced to 26 months for insider trading tip

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A disgraced and highly emotional former New York congressman Chris Collins was sentenced Friday to 26 months in prison for an illegal stock tip that he gave his son from the White House lawn about a biopharmaceutical company’s failed drug......
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Trump tells LSU team Democrats trying to impeach son of a bitch

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Days before his Senate trial is to begin in earnest, President Donald Trump told the visiting LSU football team Friday: “They’re trying to impeach the son of a bitch, can you believe that?” Trump’s salty comment about himself came as he......
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Trump impeachment defense to include Ken Starr, Alan Dershowitz

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here The Honourable Kenneth W. Starr , former Independent Counsel (L) and U.S. Solicitor General and Attorney Alan Dershowitz. Getty Images President Donald Trump’s impeachment defense team will include Ken Starr, whose investigation led to the impeachment of President Bill Clinton,......
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FBI visits Robert Hyde home, business amid Trump Ukraine probe

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here FBI agents on Thursday visited the Connecticut home and landscaping business of Robert Hyde, a Republican congressional candidate whose purported surveillance of the U.S. ambassador in Ukraine last year has become an issue in the impeachment of President Donald Trump.......
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Trump administration broke law in withholding Ukraine aid

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here The Trump administration broke the law by withholding congressionally approved military aid to Ukraine last summer “for a policy reason,” a top government watchdog said Thursday in a scathing report. The Government Accountability Office’s report came a day after the House......
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House delivers Trump impeachment articles to the Senate

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump that the House of Representatives passed in December were officially transmitted to the Senate on Wednesday, paving the way for a trial to begin as early as next week. Before the articles were......
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Jeffrey Epstein estate sued by US Virgin Islands over sex abuse

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Jeffrey Epstein in Cambridge, MA in 1984. Rick Friedman | Corbis News | Getty Images The government of the U.S. Virgin Islands on Wednesday sued the estate of late accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein, alleging the wealthy investor raped and......
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Trump foe Michael Avenatti committed new crimes, prosecutors say

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Adult film actress Stormy Daniels (Stephanie Clifford) and Michael Avenatti, attorney for Stormy Daniels, speak to the media after a hearing related to Michael Cohen. Drew Angerer | Getty Images Federal prosecutors said Wednesday that disgraced lawyer Michael Avenatti was......
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Putin call for ‘reform’ of Russia government leads to Medvedev resigning

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev in Moscow on January 15, 2020. Alexey Nikolskhy | AFP | Getty Images Russia’s government has resigned to make way for major new constitutional changes in the country, according to......
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Top moments from January’s Democratic debate in Iowa

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Tom Steyer (L-R), Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), former Vice President Joe Biden, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), former South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg, and Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) await the start of the Democratic presidential primary debate at Drake University......
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Sanders, Warren square off over Trump USMCA trade deal

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Democratic presidential hopeful Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders speaks during the seventh Democratic primary debate of the 2020 presidential campaign season co-hosted by CNN and the Des Moines Register at the Drake University campus in Des Moines, Iowa on January 14,......
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Ex-Stormy Daniels lawyer Michael Avenatti arrested on bail violation

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti speaks to the media outside of a New York court house after a hearing in a case where he is accused of stealing $300,000 from a former client, adult-film actress Stormy Daniels on July 23, 2019......
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Elizabeth Warren zings male rivals at Democratic debate for losing elections

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Democratic presidential hopefuls Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren (L), former Vice President Joe Biden (C) and Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders participate of the seventh Democratic primary debate of the 2020 presidential campaign season co-hosted by CNN and the Des Moines Register......
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Trump slams Apple for refusing to unlock iPhones of suspected criminals

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here US President Donald Trump (r) and Apple CEO Tim Cook speak to the press during a tour of the Flextronics computer manufacturing facility where Apple’s Mac Pros are assembled in Austin, Texas, on November 20, 2019. Mandel Ngan | AFP......
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Giuliani requested meeting with Ukraine president

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Lev Parnas arrives at Federal Court on December 17, 2019 in New York City. Parnas, an associate of Rudy Giuliani, appears in court on Tuesday as federal prosecutors seek to have his bail revoked for allegedly concealing a $1 million......
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Trump impeachment trial could start next Tuesday, McConnell says

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Senate Majority Leader Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks after a luncheon on Capitol Hill January 13, 2020, in Washington, DC. Mandel Ngan | AFP | Getty Images President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial could begin as soon as next week, Senate Majority......
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Joe Biden campaign chairman rallies Wall Street donors for fundraising push

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Democratic presidential candidate, former Vice President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the Trump administration’s recent actions in Iraq at Current, Chelsea Piers in New York City. Ron Adar | Barcroft Media | Getty Images Joe Biden’s campaign chairman privately met......
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Sentence recomendation for Rep. Chris Collins in insider trading case

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Federal prosecutors on Monday urged a judge to sentence former Rep. Chris Collins, a New York Republican, later this week to nearly five years in prison for an insider trading case, citing his lies to FBI agents and his apparent......

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