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Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., speaks at a Black Women's Power Breakfast co-hosted by Higher Heights and The Collective PAC at the Westin, Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019, in Atlanta. (Bob Andres/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP) 

27 senators demand the immediate firing of Stephen Miller amid multiple, consistent reports of Miller’s alignment with white supremacist ideology and far-right extremism

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In this Jan. 6, 2015, still frame taken from police body camera video, Gabe Steele, left, reacts after his wife, Autumn Steele, was accidentally shot and killed by a Burlington Police officer (Burlington Police Department via AP) 

AP study shows what's lacking are standards for firearms training at the academy and throughout an officer's career

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The House Judiciary Committee convenes Monday and is expected to vote this week on charges of abuse of power, bribery and obstruction

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Burleigh County — the capital city of Bismarck, N.D., and home to about 95,000 people — could become the first local government to bar refugees

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The Navy praised the three servicemen who were killed— Ensign Joshua Kaleb Watson, 23, Airman Mohammed Sameh Haitham, 19, and Airman Apprentice Cameron Scott Walters, 21—for their bravery in alerting first responders

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Rep. Doug Collins, R-Ga., the ranking member of the House Judiciary Committee, joined at left by Chairman Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y., makes his opening statement (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) 

Today's public hearings feature professors of law who discussed the constitutional origins of Congress' impeachment power

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The new rule will limit the ability of states with high unemployment rates to exempt work-eligible adults from having to obtain steady employment

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Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, is followed by reporters as he walks on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2019. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh) 

Based on two months of investigation, the report contains evidence and testimony from current and former U.S. officials

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Harris was once considered a front-runner in the crowded Democratic field but saw her campaign eclipsed by rivals such as Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren and Pete Buttigieg

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Serena Williams building schools in Jamaica (via youtube) 

While many deep-pocketed philanthropists and celebrities will write checks to support worthy causes, Tennis megastar Serena Williams routinely goes the extra mile

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