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In this April 23, 2019, file photo, immigration activists rally outside the Supreme Court as the justices hear arguments over the Trump administration's plan to ask about citizenship on the 2020 Census, in Washington. Worried about internet trolls and foreign powers spreading false news, census officials are preparing to battle misinformation campaigns for the first time in the bureau’s 230-year history. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
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October 26, 2019 - 3:33 pm
"If you want to disrupt a democracy, you can certainly go about it by disrupting a census."
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Flavored vape products for sale at a gas station in Southfield, Michigan. (Photo: Stephanie Davis/WWJ)
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October 25, 2019 - 2:33 pm
“After seeing how the Flint water crisis was mishandled, it’s more important than ever that we listen to our public health officials when they make recommendations to protect our citizens."
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Sen. Bernie Sanders
Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., speaks to supporters during a rally Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez)
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October 25, 2019 - 1:38 pm
"They look old, they sound old, they are old. They fall in the shower, and they get heart attacks!"
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WWJ News
October 24, 2019 - 5:25 pm
According to Whitmer, 43% of Michigan households "struggle to just afford the necessities of life."
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FILE (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
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October 24, 2019 - 8:25 am
Thirteen people will be randomly selected to serve on the commission.
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Rep. Andy Biggs, R-Ariz., speaks at a news conference in front of House Republicans after Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense Laura Cooper arrived for a closed door meeting to testify as part of the House impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
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October 24, 2019 - 5:33 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans briefly brought the Democrat-led impeachment investigation to a halt when around two dozen GOP House members stormed into a closed-door deposition with a Defense Department official. Democrats said the move compromised national security because some of the Republicans...
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FILE - In this Nov. 5, 2018 file photo, Craig Newmark attend the 12th annual Stand Up For Heroes benefit red carpet at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York. A nonprofit that combats disinformation campaigns says it hopes to reach thousands of U.S. journalists for training in the next few months with the help of a $1.5 million donation from Craigslist founder Newmark. (Photo by Brad Barket/Invision/AP, File)
WWJ News
October 24, 2019 - 4:18 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A nonprofit that combats disinformation campaigns says it hopes to reach thousands of U.S. journalists for training in the next few months with the help of a $1.5 million donation from Craigslist founder Craig Newmark. The donation to First Draft was announced Thursday. The group...
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This combination of Oct. 9, 2019, photos provided by the Alexandria Sheriff's Office shows booking photos of Lev Parnas, left, and Igor Fruman. The two business associates of Rudy Giuliani are due in a New York City court in their campaign finance case. Parnas and Fruman were to be arraigned Wednesday, Oct. 23, on charges they conspired to make illegal contributions to political committees supporting President Donald Trump and other Republicans. (Alexandria Sheriff's Office via AP, File)
WWJ News
October 23, 2019 - 1:56 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Two Rudy Giuliani associates, both wearing American flag lapel pins, pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges they used foreign money to make illegal campaign contributions to politicians and committees to advance their business interests. Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman were arraigned in...
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President Donald Trump, left, followed by Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, leaves the podium after speaking about the ceasefire in Syria with Turkey, Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019, in the Diplomatic Room of the White House in Washington. The president was also joined by White House national security adviser Robert O'Brien. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
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October 23, 2019 - 1:42 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Wednesday he will lift sanctions on Turkey after the NATO ally agreed to permanently stop fighting Kurdish forces in Syria and he defended his decision to withdraw American troops. "We're getting out," Trump said at the White House, asserting that tens...
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Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan
Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan speaks to reporters. (Photo: Ron Dewey/WWJ)
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October 22, 2019 - 3:17 pm
The mayor said the order to delete the emails was a "mistake in judgment," but well-intended.
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