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Homeland Security agencies prepare for civil unrest amid heightened tensions nationwide

Homeland Security agencies prepare for civil unrest amid heightened tensions nationwide

Two of the Department of Homeland Security’s immigration enforcement agencies are preparing for the possibility of more civil unrest amid a contentious election, according to officials, part of a concerted effort by federal and local authorities to prepare for large-scale protests. The Trump administration’s deployment of federal officers to US cities came under scrutiny this…MORE

Fact Check: Misleading new Trump ad claims Biden plans to ‘end fracking’

Fact Check: Misleading new Trump ad claims Biden plans to ‘end fracking’

Less than two weeks before Election Day, a new Trump campaign ad scheduled to air in Pennsylvania misleadingly portrays former Vice President Joe Biden’s stance on fracking, a drilling method used to extract oil or natural gas. Interspersed with a testimonial from a fracking technician, the ad claims Biden will end fracking, and features among…MORE

Exclusive: New analysis shows how women helped fuel a Biden fundraising surge

Exclusive: New analysis shows how women helped fuel a Biden fundraising surge

EDITOR’S NOTE: This story was reported by the Center for Responsive Politics and CNN. Donations from women to Democrat Joe Biden‘s presidential campaign surged as he picked California Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate — widening the gap in political giving between Biden and President Donald Trump, according to a new analysis by the…MORE

Pompeo being investigated for potentially breaking the law with RNC speech

Pompeo being investigated for potentially breaking the law with RNC speech

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is under investigation for potentially violating a federal law that forbids federal employees from engaging in political activity while on duty or while inside federal buildings over his address to the Republican convention in August. The Office of the Special Counsel, an independent federal investigative agency, launched a probe into…MORE

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