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Theresa May offers a “new” Brexit plan, but nobody’s buying it

Her attempts to woo the opposition — including a proposed vote on a second referendum — backfired with Brexiteers.

What we know so far about Trump’s tax returns, explained

Plenty of dodgy old behavior has been exposed, but the newer stuff is shrouded in mystery.

Ben Carson’s first hearing before Maxine Waters’s committee was a disaster

Carson confused foreclosures for cookies — and things didn’t improve from there.

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Trump attacks Joe Biden because his family moved away from Pennsylvania

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