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Officials put ‘unusual’ limits on DC National Guard before riot, commander says

Maj. Gen. William J. Walker, the D.C. National Guard commander, said he did not receive approval to mobilize troops until more than three hours after he had requested it

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For the defense: Twisted facts and other staples of the Trump playbook

Despite an often unorthodox and undisciplined approach from his legal teams, Trump has survived more legal challenges as president than any of his recent predecessors

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Trump lawyer asks to pause impeachment trial if it runs into Sabbath

One of the lead defense lawyers for Trump has informed Senate leaders that he is an observant Jew who strictly adheres to the commandment against working on the Sabbath

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Trump is said to have discussed pardoning himself

In several conversations since Election Day, Trump has told advisers that he is considering giving himself a pardon

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Election less than a month away, Trump leans on Barr and Pompeo for a lift

Trailing badly in the polls and eager to change the subject from the coronavirus, Trump succeeded in compelling Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to announce that he would make public Hillary Clinton…

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‘We need to take away children,’ no matter how young, Justice Dept. officials said

The separation of migrant children from their parents, sometimes for months, was at the heart of the Trump administration’s assault on immigration

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‘We need to take away children,’ no matter how young, Justice Dept. officials said

The separation of migrant children from their parents, sometimes for months, was at the heart of the Trump administration’s assault on immigration

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