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Bob Dole, former US senator and presidential nominee, in his own words - video

Bob Dole, the long-time Kansas senator who was the Republican nominee for president in 1996, has died at the age of 98. Born in Russell, Kansas in 1923, Dole served in the US infantry in the second world war, suffering serious wounds in Italy and winning a medal for bravery.In 1976 he was the Republican nominee for vice-president to Gerald Ford, in an election the sitting president lost to Jimmy Carter. Two decades later, aged 73, Dole won the nomination to take on Bill Clinton, to whom he lost....
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Bob Dole, former US senator and presidential nominee, dies aged 98 – video obituary

Bob Dole, the long-time Kansas senator who was the Republican nominee for president in 1996, has died at the age of 98. Born in Russell, Kansas in 1923, Dole served in the US infantry in the second world war, suffering serious wounds in Italy and winning a medal for bravery.In 1976 he was the Republican nominee for vice-president to Gerald Ford, in an election the sitting president lost to Jimmy Carter. Two decades later, aged 73, Dole won the nomination to take on Bill Clinton, to whom he lost....
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Bob Dole, World War II Veteran, Senator And Presidential Nominee, Has Died At 98

Former Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole, the World War II veteran who Republicans hoped would oust President Bill Clinton from the White House in 1996, has died, the Elizabeth Dole Foundation said Sunday. He was 98. He had been diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer in February 2021.
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Bob Dole obituary

Longstanding Republican leader in the US Senate who lost the 1996 presidential election to Bill ClintonIn late 1995, one of the US’s shrewdest political observers, Michael Barone, wrote of Senator Bob Dole that he “towers over everyone else in the political landscape, even the president”. Less than 12 months later, Dole, who has died aged 98, had given up his prized leadership of the Republican-controlled Senate to run one of the most inept presidential campaigns in modern US history. It ended w...
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December Days to Remember

Stay timely and learn more about the wide variety of observances, holidays, awareness campaigns, cultural celebrations, and other days to remember this month. 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence, November 25 – December 10 Continuing from November, the first 10 days in December are a part of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence campaign, which works to “challenge violence against women and girls.” The campaign concludes on Human Rights Day (see December 10)....
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Ghislaine Maxwell: Epstein pilot testifies he flew Prince Andrew

The paedophile financier's pilot tells a court he also flew Bill Clinton and Donald Trump on the jet.
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Epstein's former pilot testifies Clinton, Trump, Prince Andrew flew aboard private plane

Jeffrey Epstein's former pilot testified in Ghislaine Maxwell's sex trafficking trial Tuesday that a who's who of powerful men, including former Presidents Bill Clinton and Donald Trump, flew aboard Epstein's private plane.
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Jeffrey Epstein Pilot Recalls Flying Trump, Bill Clinton And Prince Andrew

Larry Visoski, who worked for the disgraced financier for nearly 30 years, testified about his experience during the sex-trafficking trial of Ghislaine Maxwell.
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Ghislaine Maxwell was present when Epstein abused me, accuser testifies

Witness identified as ‘Jane’ alleges Epstein began sexual abuse when she was 14 and says Maxwell was sometimes in the roomPress, protesters, QAnon: the scene outside the trialThe first accuser in the child sex-trafficking trial of Ghislaine Maxwell testified in court in New York on Tuesday. The accuser, who used the name “Jane”, alleged that Maxwell was sometimes present when Jeffrey Epstein abused her.Epstein, a New York financier and convicted sex trafficker who counted Bill Clinton and Prince...
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Ghislaine Maxwell: Epstein pilot testifies he flew Prince Andrew

The paedophile financier's pilot tells a court he also flew Bill Clinton and Donald Trump on the jet.
Tags: News, Bill Clinton, Donald Trump, Andrew, Epstein, Ghislaine Maxwell


Jeffrey Epstein's former pilot testifies Bill Clinton, Donald Trump, Prince Andrew flew aboard Epstein's private plane

Jeffrey Epstein's former pilot testified in Ghislaine Maxwell's sex trafficking trial Tuesday that a who's who of powerful men, including former Presidents Bill Clinton and Donald Trump, flew aboard Epstein's private plane.
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Jeffrey Epstein Pilot Says He Never Saw Sex Acts on Flights

A longtime pilot for Jeffrey Epstein says he never saw evidence of sexual activity on planes as he shuttled his boss and others including ex-Presidents Bill Clinton and Donald Trump to destinations for nearly three decades.
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James Comey's daughter is a lead prosecutor in Ghislaine Maxwell's child sex trafficking case. Here's what we know about her.

Maurene Comey (left) and Ghislaine Maxwell (right).REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton; Laura Cavanaugh/Getty Images Maurene Comey is one of the lead prosecutors in the criminal case against Ghislaine Maxwell. The daughter of former FBI director James Comey also worked on the sex crimes case against Jeffrey Epstein. She also prosecuted ex-gynecologist Robert Hadden and Treasury Department whistleblower Natalie Edwards. Jeffrey Epstein and Ghislaine Maxwell have brought plenty of familiar faces along wi...
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Pam & Tommy Season 1: Release Date, Cast, And More

(Welcome to ...And More, our no-frills, zero B.S. guide to when and where you can watch upcoming movies and shows, and everything else you could possibly stand to know.)If the flash-in-the-pan controversies of today's social media have you yearning for a simpler time, when celebrity scandals were larger than life and not such flea circuses, "Pam & Tommy" are here to let you relive their sex tape fiasco from the mid-to-late 1990s. It's not the real Pamela Anderson and Tommy Lee, of course -- just...
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11 of the 16 judges in the court deciding the fate of Biden's vaccine mandate are GOP appointees, including 6 picked by Trump

President Joe Biden.(Kent Nishimura / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images A majority of judges in the court hearing legal challenges to Biden's vaccine rules are GOP choices. It means Biden's controversial vaccine rules will likely face a stiff legal test. A 3-member panel with two Trump appointees previously blocked the mandate, calling it an overreach. 11 of the 16 judges in the court chosen to hear challenges to President Joe Biden's COVID-19 vaccine rules were appointed by Repu...
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Ex-Gov. Cuomo uses Bill Clinton tactic in sexual harassment probe

Andrew Cuomo asked for the precise meaning of “date” and “girlfriend,” a transcript of his interrogation shows — reaching back to a ploy once used by former President Bill Clinton. #billclinton #interrogationshows #andrewcuomo
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The curious afterlife of the Lord of the Skies

The casket with Amado Carrillo Fuentes' remains at his mother's ranch in northwestern Mexico on July 11, 1997. Reuters When Mexico's most powerful drug lord died an unbelievable death, a team of federal agents raced against the clock to identify his body. Conspiracy theories about his demise have lingered for years, even getting a wink in Netflix's Narcos: Mexico. Speaking publicly for the first time, DEA agents who helped confirm his death give the full story behind one o...
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Huma Abedin on Anthony Weiner: ‘He ripped my heart out and stomped on it over and over again’

She was Hillary Clinton’s aide and the wife of a star politician when a sexting scandal sent him to prison, destroyed their marriage – and derailed her boss’s bid to become president. How did she cope?Read an extract from her memoir hereWalk of shame, huh? I’ll take it,” says Huma Abedin, reading the name of the lipstick on the makeup artist’s table. It is a bright, cool day in Manhattan and we are at a photographer’s studio, where Abedin is having her photo taken for this interview. Having watc...
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Gun Owners Recapture Virginia in Victory Sweep

Virginia largely became a Second Amendment Sanctuary due to Democrat gun control policies, and it cost Democrats the governorship and other state races Tuesday. U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- For victorious Virginia gun owners, “payback” is the dish best enjoyed on the morning after handing anti-gun Democrats a devastating defeat, providing critical votes to elect Republican Glenn Youngkin as their next governor, along with Winsome Sears as lieutenant governor and Jason Miyares as the next attorney...
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Bill Clinton too unwell to attend Colin Powell’s funeral

Former president is still recuperating after stay in hospital for sepsis #billclinton #colinpowell
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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez slammed James Carville, saying 'wokeness' is 'a term almost exclusively used by older people these days'

Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York and long-time Democratic strategist James Carville. Drew Angerer and Michael S. Schwartz/Getty Images AOC slammed strategist James Carville for blaming "wokeness" for Terry McAuliffe's defeat. She said that "wokeness" is "a term almost exclusively used by older people these days." It's the latest in an ongoing intra-Democratic debate about how to talk about issues like race and gender. On Friday, Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio...
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'I really tried': Huma Abedin on her relationship with Anthony Weiner, her personal life, and how Hillary Clinton saved her

Huma Abedin poses for a portrait at a park in New York to promote her memoir "Both/And: A Life in Many Worlds" on Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2021. Christopher Smith/Invision/AP Huma Abedin, longtime aide to Hillary Clinton, spoke with Insider about her new memoir. The book details her decades-long career serving Clinton and her marriage to former New York congressman Anthony Weiner. "I don't think I have any regrets," Abedin told Insider. In her new memoir, Huma Abedin writes that her longtim...
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Republican Glenn Youngkin defeats Democrat Terry McAuliffe in high-stakes Virginia governor's election

Glenn Youngkin and Terry McAuliffe. Bill O’Leary/The Washington Post via Getty; Win McNamee/Getty; Shayanne Gal/Insider Republican Glenn Youngkin defeated Democrat Terry McAuliffe in Virginia's gubernatorial race. McAuliffe served as governor for one term and Youngkin is a businessman and first-time candidate. The high-stakes election is a huge win for the GOP and a dire warning for Democrats. What's at stake: Glenn Youngkin defeated Democrat Terry McAuliffe in Virginia...
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'A lot to balance': How Manchin, Sinema are blocking a new Democratic consensus

It's hard to see amid the stormy conflict with Sens. Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema, but the elongated Democratic standoff over President Joe Biden's economic agenda shows how far the party consensus has moved toward a more aggressive role for government than during the presidencies of Bill Clinton or even Barack Obama.
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RESULTS: Virginians vote in high-stakes gubernatorial contest between Terry McAuliffe and Glenn Youngkin

Glenn Youngkin and Terry McAuliffe. Bill O’Leary/The Washington Post via Getty; Win McNamee/Getty; Shayanne Gal/Insider Democrat Terry McAuliffe and Republican Glenn Youngkin are facing off in Virginia's governor's race. McAuliffe served as governor for one term and Youngkin is a businessman and first-time candidate. The high-stakes election is a key test for both the Democratic Party and Biden. What's at stake: Democrat Terry McAuliffe and Republican Glenn Youngkin ar...
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The two senators are pitted against a wide spectrum of other Democrats, leaving the fate of President Biden's agenda in doubt

It's hard to see amid the stormy conflict with Sens. Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema, but the elongated Democratic standoff over President Joe Biden's economic agenda shows how far the party consensus has moved toward a more aggressive role for government than during the presidencies of Bill Clinton or even Barack Obama.
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'The power of two': How Manchin and Sinema are blocking a new Democratic consensus

It's hard to see amid the stormy conflict with Sens. Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema, but the elongated Democratic standoff over President Joe Biden's economic agenda shows how far the party consensus has moved toward a more aggressive role for government than during the presidencies of Bill Clinton or even Barack Obama.
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Senators Kyrsten Sinema and Joe Manchin are blocking a new Democratic consensus, leaving the fate of President Biden's agenda in doubt

It's hard to see amid the stormy conflict with Sens. Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema, but the elongated Democratic standoff over President Joe Biden's economic agenda shows how far the party consensus has moved toward a more aggressive role for government than during the presidencies of Bill Clinton or even Barack Obama.
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Former Treasury Sec. Larry Summers criticizes Democrats, saying their tax plans will give rich people like him a big cut

Larry Summers in 2009, when he was director of the National Economic Council in the Obama White House. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers criticized Democrat tax plans. Top earners are "getting a significant tax cut in a Democrats only tax bill" wrote Summers. Democrats have been forced to dramatically scale back tax plans amid opposition from within the party. Former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers criticised Democrats for what he claimed amounts to a ...
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Bill Clinton and the Queen at death's door in this week's dubious tabloids

'National Enquirer' "Bill Gates' Showdown With Ex-Wife!" screams the cover. "Disaster At Daughter's $2M Wedding!" Well, not quite. The story purports to tell of a horrific clash between Bill Gates and ex-wife Melinda at their daughter's nuptials, especially after the Microsoft founder was hit with yet another allegation of making sexually inappropriate advances to an employee. — Read the rest
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