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First lady Melania Trump speaks at the B'More Youth Summit, Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019, at UMBC in Baltimore. (Barbara Haddock Taylor/The Baltimore Sun via AP) 

The first lady maintained her composure and went on with her speech about drug abuse. Her husband has called the city a "disgusting rat and rodent infested mess," saying no human would want to live there.



Defense Secretary fires Navy's top official alleging proposed secret deal with the president over SEAL accused of war crimes



Native American women experience some of the nation’s highest rates of murder, sexual violence and domestic abuse


Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden talks with a protester objecting to his stance on deportations. (AP Photo/Meg Kinnard) 

From Black protesters disrupting Elizabeth Warren to the lone Black woman in the race chiding White, upstart Mayor Pete Buttigieg, the dynamics in Atlanta highlighted the push for crucial Black and other minority support


Former Vice President Joe Biden speaks as Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., listensa. (AP Photo/John Bazemore) 

Civil in tone, mostly cautious in approach, the forum on Wednesday did little to reorder the field and may have given encouragement to two new entrants into the race


U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland gives his opening statement as he testifies before the House Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) 

Sondland, the most highly anticipated witness in the public impeachment probe, made clear that he believed Trump was pursuing his desire for political investigations in return for an Oval Office meeting


Jennifer Williams, an aide to Vice President Mike Pence testifes before the House Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) 

Jennifer Williams, a career State Department official detailed to Pence's office, says Trump's tweet accusing her of being a "Never Trumper" caught her by surprise


In this Feb. 26, 2019, file photo, former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks at a news conference at a gun control advocacy event in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher, File) 

The apology was received skeptically by many prominent activists who noted that it was made as he is taking steps to enter the race


A man wears a shirt in support of Rodney Reed during a protest against Reed's execution on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, in Bastrop, Texas. Nick Wagner/Austin American-Statesman via AP) 

Reed's conviction is being questioned by new evidence that his supporters say raises serious doubt about his guilt



With just 80 days until the Iowa caucuses the number of Democrats running for president keeps on growing


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