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Democrats Poised to Support Trump's FBI Nominee

FBI director nominee Christopher Wray is sworn in during his confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee July 12, 2017, on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. (Photo: Alex Wong / Getty Images) Christopher Wray came before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday fo...

Chinese dissident, Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo dies at 61

July 13 (UPI) -- Chinese dissident and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo has died weeks after his release from prison following a cancer diagnosis, the Shenyang bureau of justice said. The justice bureau in Shenyang, where Liu was receiving treatment, in a statement on its w...

The Latest: Wray says Russia inquiry is not a witch hunt

WASHINGTON (AP) " The Latest on the Senate hearing on Christopher Wray's nomination as FBI director (all times local): 11:30 a.m. President Donald Trump's pick for FBI director says he does not consider special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation a "witch hunt." Chri...

Nobel Prize-Winning Dissident Liu Xiaobo Dies In Chinese Hospital At Age 61

Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo, the famed 2010 Nobel Peace Prize winner who was jailed for his pro-democracy writings, died Thursday in a northeastern China hospital, The Los Angeles Times reported. He was 61. The Chinese judicial bureau said he died of multiple organ failure. Liu...

Chinese Dissident, Nobel Peace Prize Winner Liu Xiaobo, 61, Dies of Cancer

Prominent Chinese dissident and Nobel peace laureate Liu Xiaobo has died of liver cancer after being transferred to hospital from prison only after his disease was in the final stages. He was 61....

China's Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo dies at 61

China’s most famous political prisoner, the Nobel laureate and democracy icon Liu Xiaobo, has died at the age of 61. Liu was awarded the 2010 Nobel Peace Prize for his long and non-violent stru...

CPRE comment on the Repeal Bill

An estimated 80% of environmental policies in the UK are shaped by the EU, says CPRE. As part of the EU, the UK has a shared body of environmental legislation. From biodiversity conservation to ...

Remembering Liu Xiaobo

Liu Xiaobo, the Nobel Prize-winning Chinese dissident who defied the Communist Party by calling for the end of one-party rule, has died. He was 61. The cause, Chinese officials said, was termina...

Nobel laureate and Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo dies at 61

Liu Xiaobo, the famed Chinese dissident who won the Nobel Peace Prize while jailed for his pro-democracy writings, has died in a hospital in northeastern China at the age of 61. The Chinese judi...

Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo dies at age 61

His pen was a sword wielded at China’s Communist Party, a spotlight illuminating his country’s social contradictions and a minstrel soothing his wife with poems of tender lament for the woman...

POLL: Is Christopher Wray a Good Fit for FBI Director?

This Wednesday, FBI Director nominee Christopher Wray held his confirmation hearing while taking questions from the members of the Senate Judiciary Committee. During his hearing, Wray was asked ...

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