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2020 presidential candidate Senator Kamala Harris, participated in a forum by formerly incarcerated leaders at historic Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia, Pa., on Monday, Oct. 28, 2019 (Miguel Martinez/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP) 

Statement honors the life and contributions of Congressman Elijah Cummings

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Army Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Vindman, a military officer at the National Security Council (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) 

Alexander Vindman, a lieutenant colonel was the first current White House official to appear before the impeachment panels. With the administration directing staff not to appear, he was issued a subpoena to testify

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President Donald Trump speaks at the International Association of Chiefs of Police Convention Monday, Oct. 28, 2019, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast) 

The president used a conference of police chiefs on Monday to slam the host city as "embarrassing to us as a nation"

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A man walks past a burning home during the Getty fire, Monday, Oct. 28, 2019, in Los Angeles, Calif. (AP Photo/ Christian Monterrosa) 

Fifteen wildfire strike teams, about 300 firefighters, from Oregon are on the way to help battle the California wildfires

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Former U.S. Rep. John Conyers, one of the longest-serving members of Congress whose resolutely liberal stance on civil rights made him a political institution in Washington and back home in Detroit has died...

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Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the shadowy leader of the Islamic State group is declared dead after being targeted by a U.S. military raid in Syria

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Vines surround a burning building as the Kincade Fire burns through the Jimtown community of unincorporated Sonoma County, Calif., on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019. (AP Photo/Noah Berger) 

The fire near the Northern California town of Geyserville burned at least 49 buildings and 34 square miles

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(Michael Reynolds/Pool via AP) 

The son of sharecroppers, Rep. Elijah Cummings became the first African American lawmaker to lie in state in the U.S. Capitol today

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In this April 27, 2017, file photo, Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., ranking member on the House Oversight Committee, speaks to reporters (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File) 

As a tribute to Cummings, no votes were scheduled Thursday in the House

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Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense Laura Cooper arrives for a closed door meeting to testify as part of the House impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) 

Around two dozen GOP House members stormed into a closed-door deposition with a Defense Department official. Democrats said the move compromised national security as some brought electronic devices into a secure room

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