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Steyer rolls out another folksy TV ad calling for Trump’s impeachment

San Francisco billionaire Tom Steyer is bumping up his $20 million effort to get President Trump impeached with a new nationwide ad blasting the president and the Republican-led Congress for their proposed tax plan. [Read entire story]

News of the Day From Around the World

1 Greece floods: Greece’s fire service says rescue teams recovered the body of a man who was reported missing after flash floods inundated the outskirts of Athens, bringing the death toll from the flooding to 16. The [Read entire story]

President believes Alabama voters alone should decide Senate race, Sanders says

WASHINGTON — President Trump considers the allegations of sexual assault and misconduct against Republican Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore “extremely troubling” but doesn’t plan to rescind his endorsement of [Read entire story]

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Jesmyn Ward, Masha Gessen among National Book Award winners

Jesmyn Ward has won the National Book Award for fiction for her novel “Sing, Unburied, Sing.” Told from multiple perspectives in a fierce, unadorned style, the book centers on a family’s road trip [Read entire story]

News of the Day From Across the Nation

1 Impeachment articles: Five Democrats have introduced articles of impeachment against President Trump, a long-shot effort that stands little chance in the Republican-led House. The five articles accused the president of [Read entire story]

Trump keeps silent as Alabama election storm grows louder

WASHINGTON — President Trump dodged questions about the turmoil in the Alabama Senate race on Wednesday, declining to join national Republicans who’ve called for Roy Moore to abandon the race amid allegations of [Read entire story]

Menendez jury finishes 7th day of deliberations in trial

NEWARK, N.J. — Jurors completed a seventh day of deliberations in the bribery trial of Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez and a wealthy friend Wednesday without a verdict, as defense attorneys pushed for the judge to [Read entire story]

News of the Day From Around the World

1 Torture denial: Sri Lanka’s defense secretary denied Tuesday that his country committed torture and rape of suspected rebels, as charged by more than 50 men of the island’s Tamil ethnic minority [Read entire story]

After 37 years, rule of Zimbabwe’s Mugabe appears to be over

HARARE, Zimbabwe — Zimbabwe’s military was in control of the capital and the state broadcaster on Wednesday and was holding President Robert Mugabe and his wife under house arrest in what appeared to be a coup [Read entire story]

Egypt displays previously unseen King Tut artifacts

CAIRO — Egypt opened an exhibition on Wednesday to display previously unseen treasures from King Tutankhamun’s famed tomb. At least 55 pieces of fabric decorated with gold that were found in the tomb [Read entire story]

Managing over-tourism an increasing feature of global travel

LONDON — Venice is planning to divert massive cruise liners. Barcelona has cracked down on apartment rentals. Both are at the forefront of efforts to get a grip on “over-tourism,” a phenomenon that [Read entire story]

UN chief raises alarm over Rohingya in speech before Suu Kyi

MANILA — The U.N. chief expressed alarm over the plight of Rohingya Muslims in remarks before Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi and other leaders from a Southeast Asian bloc that has refused to criticize her government over [Read entire story]

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2 sitting members of Congress have committed sexual harassment, Speier says

WASHINGTON — Rep. Jackie Speier, the Peninsula Democrat who last month became the first member of Congress to go public with her own experience of sexual assault on Capitol Hill, testified Tuesday that she knows of two [Read entire story]

News of the Day From Around the World

1 Deadly air strike: Syrian rescue workers on Tuesday continued their search for victims still under the rubble a day after air strikes hit a busy market in a rebel-held town in the country’s north, killing at least 61 [Read entire story]

Senate GOP insisting on health repeal for tax overhaul

WASHINGTON — Senate Republicans said Tuesday they are intent on repealing the health care law requirement that Americans get health insurance, targeting the provision as a way to finance deep tax cuts in their [Read entire story]

News of the Day From Across the Nation

1 Standoff trial: Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy was cast Tuesday as the leader of a conspiracy to enlist armed militia members to force the federal agents, “at the end of a gun,” to abandon efforts to collect his [Read entire story]

Sessions denies lying on Russia, pleads hazy memory

WASHINGTON — Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Tuesday displayed a hazy memory of the Trump campaign’s discussions about and dealings with Russians in the 2016 election, denying he ever lied to Congress about those [Read entire story]

Trump’s mixed messages fail to reassure Asian allies

MANILA — President Trump vowed this week to reclaim the United States’ role as a Pacific power. But as he wrapped up a marathon tour of Asia on Tuesday, Trump’s mixed messages left allies unsure of the United [Read entire story]