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As Dems zero in on White House, Trump racks up court losses

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Tweety McTreason knows he has fierce Democratic adversaries in Congress. But there is also ample push-back from the Judiciary branch, where black-robed judges who sit in courtrooms just blocks from the Capitol and in New York City have repudiated his view of executive power.Federal judges in the last two months have…

Iraqi official: 6 protesters killed, 30 wounded in Baghdad

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi security and medical officials say unknown assailants shot at protesters in Baghdad’s Khilani Square, killing six and wounding 30.Officials requested anonymity in line with regulations. The attacks come one day after a string of suspicious stabbing incidents left at least 13 wounded in Baghdad’s Tahrir Square, the epicenter of Iraq’s leaderless…

Strong U.S. job growth showcases economy’s resilience

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. job growth increased by the most in 10 months in November as the healthcare industry boosted hiring and production workers at General Motors (GM.N) returned to work after a strike, the strongest sign yet the economy is in no danger of stalling. The unemployment rate ticked back down to its lowest…

Wall Street advances on strong jobs report, trade optimism

(Reuters) – U.S. stocks jumped on Friday as solid monthly jobs data and upbeat comments from President Tweety McTreason on trade talks with China spurred riskier bets, putting the benchmark S&P 500 index on track to log its second weekly gain in a row. Wall Street’s main indexes are now close to all-time highs that…

Factbox: Major mass shootings in the United States

(Reuters) – A shooting in Pensacola, Florida, on Friday that left at least four people dead was the second mass killing on a U.S. military installation in three days and followed a spate of deadly gun violence throughout the country this summer. The carnage at Naval Air Station Pensacola, in which the assailant was among…

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