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Arkansas carries out country’s first back-to-back executions in almost two decades – Washington Post

Washington Post Arkansas carries out country’s first back-to-back executions in almost two decadesWashington PostArkansas on Monday night executed two inmates in back-to-back lethal injections, carrying out the country’s first double execution since 2000. The executions came after Arkansas, pushing back on legal challenges, executed an inmate last week, the state …Arkansas Executes 2 Inmates, a First for Any State on ...

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In New Trade Front, Trump Slaps Tariff on Canadian Lumber – New York Times

New York Times In New Trade Front, Trump Slaps Tariff on Canadian LumberNew York TimesLoggers worked in Youbou, British Columbia, in January. The United States and Canada have been at odds over softwood lumber since the 19th century. Credit Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press, via Associated Press. WASHINGTON — The Trump …Trump Administration To Impose 20 Percent Tariff On Canadian LumberNPRTrump Slaps ...

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White House ‘confident’ of averting shutdown as Trump shows flexibility on wall – Washington Post

Washington Post White House ‘confident’ of averting shutdown as Trump shows flexibility on wallWashington PostThe White House sought Monday to calm a jittery Washington ahead of a showdown with Congress over spending, and President Trump softened his demand that a deal to keep the federal government open include money to begin construction on his …Ryan on the hot seat to deliver ...

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Macron’s strong finish in the French elections shows populist surge may fade – Washington Post

Washington Post Macron’s strong finish in the French elections shows populist surge may fadeWashington PostBERLIN — In this era of fiery populism and muscular anti-globalist forces, politicians across Europe are suddenly discovering an electoral surprise. It might actually pay to embrace the European Union. The top finisher in the first round of the French …Parties in France Unite Against Marine Le ...

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Macron’s strong finish in the French elections shows populist surge may fade – Washington Post

Washington Post Macron’s strong finish in the French elections shows populist surge may fadeWashington PostBERLIN — In this era of fiery populism and muscular anti-globalist forces, politicians across Europe are suddenly discovering an electoral surprise. It might actually pay to embrace the European Union. The top finisher in the first round of the French …Parties in France Unite Against Marine Le ...

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State Department is promoting Trump’s Mar-a-Lago in online blog post – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times State Department is promoting Trump’s Mar-a-Lago in online blog postLos Angeles TimesPresident Trump’s oceanside Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida has gained considerable airtime and tweet time since Trump took office and dubbed it his winter White House. It now has official attention from the State Department. The State Department’s “Share …State Department, US embassies promoting Trump’s Mar-a-LagoPoliticoState Dept. blog ...

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These are the 100-day accomplishments Trump is touting – CNN

CNN These are the 100-day accomplishments Trump is toutingCNNWashington (CNN) President Donald Trump’s 100th day in office comes Saturday, and despite his downplaying of the significance of the marker, his team is prepped and ready to tout his accomplishments. In a memo obtained first by CNN, the White House …Trump wants a border wall, but few in Congress want to pay ...

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These are the 100-day accomplishments Trump is touting – CNN

CNN These are the 100-day accomplishments Trump is toutingCNNWashington (CNN) President Donald Trump’s 100th day in office comes Saturday, and despite his downplaying of the significance of the marker, his team is prepped and ready to tout his accomplishments. In a memo obtained first by CNN, the White House …Trump wants a border wall, but few in Congress want to pay ...

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Here’s how congressional Democrats plan to mark Trump’s first 100 days – Washington Post

Washington Post Here’s how congressional Democrats plan to mark Trump’s first 100 daysWashington PostPresident Trump is the most unpopular president in modern history — and Democrats are hoping to keep it that way. While negotiating this week with the White House on a plan to avoid a government shutdown and strongly opposed to any new plan to repeal …Will the Government ...

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France Delivers Euro’s Latest Existential Question – New York Times

New York Times France Delivers Euro’s Latest Existential QuestionNew York TimesMarine Le Pen, one of two remaining candidates for the French presidency, in Henin-Beaumont, France, on Sunday. She has long disdained the euro as a malevolent threat to prosperity. Credit Alain Jocard/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. LONDON …French vote for Macron, Le Pen shuts out mainstream politicsWashington PostFrench election: Emmanuel Macron ...

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