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Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani: 'I never said there was no collusion between the campaign' and Russia

President Donald Trump's attorney, Rudy Giuliani, said there may have been “collusion” between members of the Trump campaign and Russia.           GANNETT Syndication Service

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Where will NASA go in 20 years? It may depend on private space and China

Enlarge / NASA’s human spaceflight program has been in low-Earth orbit since 1972. Will we go beyond in the next 20 years? (credit: NASA) Anniversaries offer a moment for reflection, so when Ars Technica reached the start of its 20th anniversary recently, I inevitably paused to consider the state of US human spaceflight in 1998. In 1998, NASA launched the ...

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Government shutdown: Coast Guard family starts GoFundMe to pay members

The family of a U.S. Coast Guard member has started a GoFundMe to raise money for the thousands of members who are working without pay.           GANNETT Syndication Service

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For Turkey's strongman Erdoğan, trouble seeing eye to eye with Trump

It was a jubilant moment of victory for Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. In a mid-December telephone call, he appeared to persuade President Trump to upend years of American policy in Syria by stepping away from US-backed Kurdish militias that Turkey calls terrorists and handing the reins to America’s NATO ally. It’s yours,” Mr. Trump reportedly said of Syria. Yahoo ...

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IRS to waive penalties for under-withholding after Trump tax changes

The Internal Revenue Service will waive penalties against taxpayers who withheld too little of their pay for taxes last year.           GANNETT Syndication Service

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Citing 'security concerns' due to government shutdown, Speaker Pelosi urges delay of State of the Union address

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has asked President Trump to reschedule his State of the Union address from later this month if the government remains shut down.           GANNETT Syndication Service

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Dijana Pavlovic works to give the Roma a more political voice

“Now and forever resist!” she yells, finishing an impassioned reading of Erri De Luca’s poem “La notte degli zingari” or “The Night of the Gypsies.” The poem is a poignant retelling of the genocide of the Roma people during World War II, when about 3,000 died in a single night at Auschwitz in 1944. The audience gives fierce applause to ...

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Democratic National Committee out as Women's March sponsor amid anti-Semitism controversy

The DNC has been removed from the sponsors list for Saturday's Women's March, which is now embroiled in controversy over accusations of anti-Semitism.           GANNETT Syndication Service

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