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Tucker Carlson re-emerges, targets US media and political system

Taliban unaware it killed alleged planner of Kabul airport bombing that left 13 Americans dead: US official
ABC News on Wednesday obtained new details after major questions were left unanswered when Biden administration officials on Tuesday said the Taliban had killed the terrorist allegedly responsible for planning the 2021 Kabul, Afghanistan, airport bombing. The attack took the lives of 13 U.S. service members and scores of civilians. ABC News spoke to a U.S. official with knowledge of the matter to get more answers Wednesday morning.
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India's Rahul Gandhi appeals after court denies stay of defamation conviction
Indian opposition leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday appealed to the High Court in the western state of Gujarat seeking a stay of conviction in a defamation case, challenging a lower court's ruling against his plea, his lawyer said. Gandhi was convicted last month in a case brought by a state lawmaker from the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) after comments he made that were deemed to be insulting to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other people surnamed Modi. The 52-year old scion of India's Congress party was sentenced to two years' imprisonment.
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The conservative political commentator and his wife Susan Andrews are parents to four adult children
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Fired Fox News Producer Details How Tucker Carlson Made Her Life Living Hell
Abby Grossberg, the former Tucker Carlson producer suing Fox News for allegedly forcing her to give misleading testimony in the Dominion case, appeared Tuesday on MSNBC to dish dirt on her former boss now that he has also been fired by the conservative cable giant.Grossberg, who was terminated by Fox News last month, said that she believed her lawsuit against the network has something to do with Carlsons stunning ouster from the network. Confider reported on Monday that a key factor in the Fo
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President Biden's team is looking to give Vice President Kamala Harris a popularity facelift after the pair announced their re-election campaign.
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Manchin invites Shark Tank host to West Virginia after he expressed interest in building refinery
Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) has invited Shark Tank host and investor Kevin OLeary to West Virginia after the businessman expressed interest in building an oil refinery in the United States. West Virginia has a long history of providing the energy independence necessary for our country to become the world power it is today, the senator
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Fox to hand over documents for 2nd voting machine lawsuit
Fox News agreed Wednesday to hand over thousands of documents to voting machine company Smartmatic, which is suing the network for defamation in a case similar to Dominion Voting Machines' just-settled lawsuit. Smartmatic says Fox bears financial responsibility for airing false allegations that the company rigged the 2020 presidential election against former President Donald Trump. Last week, Fox agreed to pay Dominion nearly $800 million to avert a trial, although the ultimate cost to the media company is likely to be much lower.
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Joe Biden's decision to run again to be president is partly because he does not believe his vice president Kamala Harris would have as good a chance of beating Donald Trump.
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Fox News to turn over more evidence in Smartmatic defamation suit, including Murdoch documents
In the wake of its historic $787 million settlement with Dominion, Fox News will now turn over additional evidence as part of the ongoing $2.7 billion defamation case it is facing from Smartmatic, lawyers for both sides said in court on Wednesday. Fox has agreed to turn over depositions, exhibits, and "all of the responding documents" related to a number of individuals at the company-- including Rupert and Lachlan Murdoch, an attorney for Smartmatic, Edward Wipper, said in court. "We agreed that the Fox defendants will produce the depositions, exhibits, and errata, and all of responsive documents," Wipper said.
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Almost 2 in 3 Republicans say Trump should be reelected even if found guilty: poll
Almost two in three Republicans said former President Trump should be reelected even if he is found guilty of a crime, according to a new poll. An NPR-PBS NewsHour-Marist poll released Tuesday found that 63 percent of Republicans, and 27 percent of all U.S. adults, said Trump should be president again even if he is
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Do Ohio lawmakers want to be known as the legislative body that stripped their constituents of their rights for their own personal gain, Richard Topper writes?
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President-Elect Tinubu Returns to Nigeria From Monthlong Stay in Europe
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Trump questions why he should participate in GOP primary debates
Former President Trump on Tuesday raised the prospect of skipping the two Republican White House primary debates that have been announced thus far, suggesting he should not have to subject himself to such scrutiny given his commanding lead in the polls. I see that everybody is talking about the Republican Debates, but nobody got my
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The former president said he doesnt see the point in debating primary opponents when youre leading by seemingly insurmountable numbers.
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Appeals court rejects Trump effort to block Pence testimony
A federal appeals court on Wednesday night moved former Vice President Mike Pence closer to appearing before a grand jury investigating efforts to undo the results of the 2020 presidential election, rejecting a bid by former President Donald Trump's lawyers to block the testimony. It was not immediately clear what day Pence might appear before the grand jury, which for months has been investigating the events preceding the Jan. 6, 2021, insurrection at the U.S. Capitol and efforts by Trump and his allies to subvert the election outcome.
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