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Trump Officials Spent The Year Denying They Knew What Flynn Was Up To. Now We Know That Wasn't True.

Mike Pence, Reince Priebus, and Sean Spicer all denied that Flynn discussed sanctions last December with Russia’s ambassador to the US.<p>WASHINGTON — The disclosure Friday that senior officials in the Donald Trump transition team directed adviser Michael Flynn’s dealings with Russia a year ago raises …

Donald Trump

15 convictions linked to corrupt Chicago cop are thrown out

CHICAGO (AP) — One by one, the men told the same story: A Chicago police officer would demand money from them. And if they didn't pay, they would …

Corruption

Trump picks former pharmaceutical exec Alex Azar as his next Health secretary

WASHINGTON — President Trump's plan to nominate a former pharmaceutical company executive to be his top health official got an often-wary reaction Monday by those focused on drug pricing and safety.<p>If confirmed by the Senate, Alex Azar would replace Tom Price, who resigned in September amid a …

Health Care

Global LGBTQ Population Facing 'Crucible of Egregious Violations,' UN Expert Warns

In a landmark address, the United Nation’s first-ever independent expert investigating violence and discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity warned that LGBTQ people around the world are facing mounting human rights violations.<p>Speaking before the U.N. General Assembly on …

LGBTQI

Second judge rules against latest entry ban, saying Trump’s own words show it was aimed at Muslims

A federal judge in Maryland early Wednesday issued a second halt on the latest version of President Trump's entry ban, asserting that the president's own comments on the campaign trail and on Twitter convinced him that the directive was akin to an unconstitutional ban on Muslims.<p>U.S. District Judge …

Immigration