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Elon Musk praised Russian state media propaganda outlets in texts, court documents show

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Here's what descendants of 5 former presidents say about the role age plays in politics

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Quiz: How much do you know about America's gerontocracy?

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Putin's calling the 'unprecedented sabotage' of the Nord Stream pipeline an 'act of international terrorism'

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Activists are taking a life-sized statue of Ron Johnson plastered with cow dung around Milwaukee to call out the GOP senator for claiming climate change is 'bullshit'

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Putin's nuclear threats are meant to 'manipulate' global uncertainty and sow confusion — and it's working, expert says

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In blow to NRA, judge allows New York attorney general to seek court-imposed monitor and to demand Wayne LaPierre forfeit millions

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A Trump-appointed judge undermined a special master order for Trump to back up claims that FBI 'planted' evidence at Mar-a-Lago

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Lawmakers found a new excuse to not pass a stock trading ban before the midterms: not enough time to read the bill text

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Sen. Dianne Feinstein chides staffers as they race to prep her for stopgap government funding vote: 'I don't even know what that is'

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Ginni Thomas, wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, told the Jan. 6 investigators she still believes the 2020 election was stolen, committee chairman tells CNN

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A Russian oligarch's girlfriend was charged with lying to the feds while trying to enter the US to give birth to their baby

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'Red, White, and Gray': Key findings from Insider's investigation into the US gerontocracy

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Biden's Education Department just decided 5 million student-loan borrowers with privately held debt aren't eligible for relief

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GOP oversight chief says a full-blown investigation into Hunter Biden is unavoidable if Republicans retake the House this fall: 'We believe he's compromised Joe Biden'

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6 Republican states are suing the Biden administration over student-loan relief calling it 'economically unwise and downright unfair'

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72 members of Congress have violated a law designed to prevent insider trading and stop conflicts-of-interest

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The first student-debt relief email update just went out from Biden's Education Department

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Another Democratic lawmaker has violated a federal conflict-of-interest and transparency law by not disclosing a stock trade for weeks

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Kevin McCarthy tries to tamp down MAGA fantasies about impeaching Biden if House Republicans reclaim control this fall: 'We will not play politics with it'

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Biden's Education Department may have just dodged the first lawsuit against student loan forgiveness by confirming anyone can opt out of relief

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These 9 behind-the-scenes agencies are helping politicians get elected, with control of Congress at stake

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Fox News owner Rupert Murdoch shared his succession plans for his media empire with Donald Trump, book says

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See every stock trade House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's husband, Paul Pelosi, has made since 2021

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See every stock trade Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene and her husband have made since 2021

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President Biden warned oil companies not to 'gouge' gasoline prices on the back of Hurricane Ian

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Young Black activists are done waiting their turn for political office. They're taking on the 'John Lewis generation' of elder lawmakers who they say are out of touch.

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Trump says Joe Manchin has gone 'off the rails' and should have been 'brought into the Republican Party long ago'

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The UK's abrupt tax cuts are sowing market chaos — and putting policymakers in a no-win situation that threatens economic crisis

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A China-based operation sought to sway the US midterms — but failed because the propaganda workers took long lunches and worked 9 to 5. Meta shut it down anyway.

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Trump's legal team says that vendors don't want to work with them for special-master review because 'seasoned IT professionals' can't handle the government's 11,000 files and strict deadlines

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Russian soldiers said they were 'fooled like little kids' and 'no one told us we were going to war,' audio obtained by The New York Times shows

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Ohio GOP candidate J.R. Majewski was demoted from military rank for drunk driving on a US airbase in Japan

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Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene's husband files for divorce, saying in court docs that marriage was 'irretrievably broken'

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Nancy Pelosi's congressional stock trading ban has a massive blind trust loophole and is too broad, ethics experts warn

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Trump blamed his supporters in 'the radical right' as the reason he didn't get the credit he thought he deserved for COVID vaccines while advising politicians not to 'make a big deal' out of the pandemic, book says

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Russian soldier says his comrades took armor off Ukrainian corpses because 'NATO armor is better than ours', according to audio obtained by The New York Times

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Justice Samuel Alito, who wrote the opinion that overturned Roe v. Wade, says his Catholic faith makes him mindful of 'real world' impact of SCOTUS decisions

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A Russian soldier was recorded saying he was told to 'kill everyone we see' in Ukraine, including civilians, which is a war crime, according to audio obtained by The New York Times

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Republicans use Biden gaffe about dead congresswoman to bash the aging president and his White House aides

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Donald Trump is raising money off a "ransacking" in Florida — but it has nothing to do with Hurricane Ian

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Trump wrote that he knew 'nothing' when asked about the presidential transition delays with Biden officials after the 2020 election: book

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In an age of 'quiet quitting,' some money-hungry politicians are glorifying 7-day work weeks, sleepless nights, and burn-it-on-both-ends hustle culture

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Gavin Newsom says Ron DeSantis broke state laws by flying migrants to Martha's Vineyard: 'It's sick'

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Trump privately asked Obama how he got high approval ratings, book says

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Biden looks for dead Indiana Republican during White House news conference: 'Jackie, are you here?'

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Gavin Newsom said he hasn't spoken lately with his ex-wife, Kimberly Guilfoyle, Donald Trump Jr.'s fiancée

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Rep. Debbie Dingell suspects Trump posed as a Washington Post reporter in a 2019 call with her: book

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Trump referred to German Chancellor Angela Merkel as 'that bitch' and sarcastically prayed for God to 'watch over' Ruth Bader Ginsburg while she was sick, book says

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