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Court Blocks Special Master Review in Trump Documents Case, Allows DOJ Investigation to Continue

The decision represents a significant win for federal prosecutors, clearing the way for them to use as part of their investigation the entire tranche of documents seized during an Aug. 8 FBI search of Mar-a-Lago.

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Mail Theft Is on the Rise. Here’s Why.

Mail theft is becoming a national problem and has alarmed members of Congress, postal unions, and postal police officers.

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Criminal Investigations Into Trump Will Proceed Despite His 2024 Campaign

Trump enters the race facing federal investigations related to his efforts to overturn the 2020 election results and into the hoarding of top-secret government documents at his Florida estate, as well as a separate state probe in Georgia.

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Florida Sen. Rick Scott to Challenge Mitch McConnell in Bid to Lead Senate Republicans

The leadership vote was scheduled for Wednesday morning, though it could be postponed if Texas Sen. Ted Cruz succeeds with his effort to delay it until December.

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2 out of 10 People in the US Have Been Impacted by Gun Violence

Gun violence affects Hispanics and Blacks at even higher rates.

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Six in 10 Voters Support Extending Pause on Student Loans and Canceling At Least $10,000 in Loans

Voters under 45 support student debt cancellation in overwhelming numbers, and new polling from Courier Newsroom and Data for Progress shows canceling some amount of federal student loan debt could be a political winner for President Joe Biden.

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‘A Clear and Present Danger to American Democracy’: Five Things We Learned in the Latest Jan. 6 Hearing

The third public hearing, which took place Thursday, focused on efforts by former President Donald Trump and his allies to pressure Vice President Mike Pence into overturning the election.