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Twitter via Associated Press
May 23, 2018 - 8:42 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter says it's adding special labels to tweets from some U.S. political candidates ahead of this year's midterm elections. Twitter says the move is to provide users with "authentic information" and prevent spoofed and fake accounts from fooling users. The labels will include what...
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Getty Images / Andrew Harrer
May 23, 2018 - 7:50 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has branded his latest attempt to discredit the special counsel's Russia investigation as "spygate," part of a newly invigorated strategy embraced by his Republican colleagues to raise suspicions about the probe that has dogged his presidency almost since...
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Getty Images / Scott Olson
May 23, 2018 - 7:39 pm
DETROIT (WWJ) - 'Time's up' for Michigan State University's president according to one of the judges that ruled in the Larry Nassar sexual assault case. Judge Rosemarie Aquilina says the former governor and now interim president of MSU has to go. Calling out Engler for bullying a Nassar victim in...
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Associated Press/ David Ake
May 23, 2018 - 4:54 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge ruled Wednesday that President Donald Trump is violating the First Amendment when he blocks critics on Twitter because of their political views. U.S. District Judge Naomi Reice Buchwald in Manhattan stopped short in her written decision of ordering Trump or a...
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President Donald Trump's hair is ruffled by a breeze as he speaks to the media on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, May 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
May 23, 2018 - 3:03 pm
Trump told reporters on the South Lawn that "you'll be seeing very soon what I'm talking about," noting that both Mexico and Canada have been "very difficult to deal with" during the negotiations.
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May 22, 2018 - 12:36 pm
It's well-known to business and political leaders and metro Detroit media insiders. But what exactly is it?
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May 21, 2018 - 9:01 pm
DETROIT (WWJ) -- John Conyers III will not be allowed to have his name listed on the Democratic Congressional Primary election ballot on Aug. 7, Wayne County Clerk Cathy Garrett decided on Monday. Conyers III was running for the 13th District's seat in the U.S. House of Representatives, aiming to...
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May 21, 2018 - 4:56 pm
The HirED Opportunity Act slashes the cost of higher education by providing full-tuition scholarships to qualified individuals.
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Obamas - AP
FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2016 file photo, President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama wait to greet Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi and his wife Agnese Landini for a State Dinner at the White House in Washington.. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)
May 21, 2018 - 1:58 pm
"Barack and I have always believed in the power of storytelling to inspire us, to make us think differently about the world around us, and to help us open our minds and hearts to others."
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Donald Trump - AP
President Donald Trump listens during a roundtable on immigration policy in California, in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, May 16, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
May 20, 2018 - 3:12 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he'll demand that the Justice Department review whether it or the FBI infiltrated his presidential campaign for political purposes and whether any demands or requests came from the Obama administration. Trump tweeted Sunday: "I hereby demand, and will...
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