Federal judge says Lev Parnas, indicted Rudy Giuliani associate, may give records to House

NEW YORK —  A federal judge on Friday allowed a Rudy Giuliani associate indicted on campaign finance charges to turn over documents to Congress as part of the impeachment proceeding against President Trump. U.S. District Court Judge Paul Oetken granted Lev Parnas’ request to turn over to the House intelligence committee documents and data seized by…

By JohnValbyNation January 4, 2020 0

Trump's 2020 rivals say his recklessness risks war with Iran

Democratic presidential candidates attacked President Trump on Friday for ordering the killing of Iran’s top general, saying his recklessness risked dragging the United States into another war in the Middle East. Campaigning in Dubuque, Iowa, former Vice President Joe Biden warned that militants could soon mount violent assaults on American diplomats and civilians. U.S. military…

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USC women's basketball team falls to No. 18 Arizona

Highlights from the USC women’s basketball team’s 65-57 loss to No. 18 Arizona on Jan 3, 2020. Aari McDonald scored 24 points, her 50th consecutive double-figure game, and Cate Reese posted her fifth double-double this season as the No. 18 Arizona women’s basketball team held off USC 65-57 on Friday night at Galen Center to…

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Racing! What’s the moment of the year?

Hello, my name is John Cherwa and welcome back to our horse racing newsletter as we head into two graded stakes at Santa Anita on Saturday. Each year the National Thoroughbred Racing Assn. determines its moment of the year through a fan vote. You can do it by going to the web site and voting.…

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California Democratic Party settles lawsuits alleging harassment and discrimination by former leader

The California Democratic Party has reached settlements in three lawsuits alleging sexual harassment and workplace retaliation involving its former leader, Eric Bauman. A statement released by current party Chairman Rusty Hicks on Friday announced the settlements but did not indicate how much the party paid to resolve the legal actions. “Some of the California Democratic…

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