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Class action lawsuit filed against DeSantis on behalf of migrants brought to Mass.

Class action lawsuit filed against DeSantis on behalf of migrants brought to Mass.

A group says it is suing Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis and others over what it is calling a “fraudulent and discriminatory scheme” to transport nearly 50 Venezuelan migrants from San Antonio, Texas to the Massachusetts island of Martha’s Vineyard without shelter or resources in place.The organization Lawyers for Civil Rights announced Tuesday that a federal …

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Trump has failed to show he declassified docs seized from Mar-a-Lago, DOJ tells appeals court

Trump has failed to show he declassified docs seized from Mar-a-Lago, DOJ tells appeals court

Attorneys for Donald Trump have repeatedly failed to show that the former president declassified government records that were taken from his Florida home as part of a criminal investigation, the Department of Justice told a federal appeals court. The Justice Department made that argument late Tuesday as it sought to resume its review of records …

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Putin mobilizes more troops for Ukraine, threatens West with nuclear retaliation

Putin mobilizes more troops for Ukraine, threatens West with nuclear retaliation

Russian President Vladimir Putin announced the partial mobilization of his country’s military Wednesday, calling up reservists in a significant escalation of his war in Ukraine after battlefield setbacks left the Kremlin facing growing pressure to act. In a rare national address, he also backed plans for Russia to annex occupied areas of southern and eastern …

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GOP attorneys general back Trump in court fight over Mar-a-Lago documents

GOP attorneys general back Trump in court fight over Mar-a-Lago documents

Texas’s Ken Paxton and 10 other GOP state attorneys general came to the defense of former president Donald Trump on Tuesday in his legal fight over documents the FBI seized last month, filing an amicus brief in a federal appellate court that argued the Biden administration could not be trusted. In a 21-page document that …

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Iranian women burn their hijabs as hundreds protest death of Mahsa Amini

Iranian women burn their hijabs as hundreds protest death of Mahsa Amini

It was a powerful act of defiance Tuesday night in the city of Kerman, Iran, where women are required to wear hijabs in public — and just one of the many protests taking place across the country following the death of Mahsa Amini, a 22-year-old woman who died in police custody last week. Thousands took …

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On a magical night in the Bronx, Aaron Judge puts more history within his reach

On a magical night in the Bronx, Aaron Judge puts more history within his reach

1:00 AM ET Jeff PassanESPN Close ESPN MLB insiderAuthor of “The Arm: Inside the Billion-Dollar Mystery of the Most Valuable Commodity in Sports” NEW YORK — In the middle of the trot for the most noteworthy and historic home run in more than a decade, one that took Aaron Judge to a level graced by …

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Biden arrives at the UN 'with the wind at his back,' but worries remain as Russia's war in Ukraine drags on

Biden arrives at the UN ‘with the wind at his back,’ but worries remain as Russia’s war in Ukraine drags on

After making his debut UN address last year under the cloud of a messy Afghanistan withdrawal and stalled domestic ambitions, Biden enters his sophomore outing with a stronger hand. “We believe that the President heads to New York with the wind at his back,” national security adviser Jake Sullivan told reporters at the White House …

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Aaron Judge contract: Predicting what kind of deal Yankees star will get in free agency after historic 2022

Aaron Judge contract: Predicting what kind of deal Yankees star will get in free agency after historic 2022

It would be difficult to have a better contract year than Aaron Judge. The New York Yankees star and AL MVP frontrunner is putting the finishing touches on a historic season, one that has him chasing a Triple Crown as well as Roger Maris’ American League single-season home run record, and he’s doing it right …

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