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How Sharice Davids sold in MMA for a shot at political record

Alexander Menden enjoyed his reverie errand in London, his wife working in the NHS, their boys corroborating England in the World cup finals. But the disaster that is Brexit has changed all that ‘So you’re going home .” This is something I hear a lot when I tell people that my bride and I have decided to move to Germany …

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Harry Reid on leaving Senate after 30 years: ‘I don’t have any regrets’

Democratic minority leader was a cruel nominee who knew how to triumph, says correspondent who encompassed Nevada senator for decades As Democrats ready for the struggle of a lifetime, their pugilistic commander from Searchlight, Nevada, is preparing to hang up his gloves. Minority leader Harry Reid bade departing to the Senate this week, after 30 years in appeals chamber, more …

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Harry Reid on leaving Senate after 30 times: ‘I don’t have any regrets’

Democratic minority leader was a awful nominee who knew how to acquire, says columnist who handled Nevada senator for decades As Democrats ready for the struggle of a lifetime, their pugilistic commander from Searchlight, Nevada, is preparing to hang up his gloves. Minority leader Harry Reid bade departure to the Senate the coming week, after 30 years in appeals chamber, …

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Harry Reid on leaving Senate after 30 times: ‘I don’t have any regrets’

Democratic minority leader was a horrid nominee who knew how to acquire, says journalist who comprised Nevada senator for decades As Democrats ready for the fight of a lifetime, their pugilistic ruler from Searchlight, Nevada, is preparing to hang up his gloves. Minority leader Harry Reid bade parting to the Senate this week, after 30 years in the chamber, more …

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Arizona Democrat aims to unseat McCain:’ Nobody in DC thinks I’ll win’

Victory for Ann Kirkpatrick, a gun-owning congresswoman and pro-choice Catholic, would be a impressive disturb over John McCain, a Senator since 1987 The sun burned over the cherry-red boulder spires of the Navajo Nation, where thousands of people assembled along a miles-long stretch of street for the tribes annual parade on Saturday. Fold away in the north-easternmost corner of Arizona, …

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Randy Couture backs fighters’ rights before congressional subcommittee

Les Carpenter: Couture, a UFC champion turned outspoken critic, spoke out on Thursday for more federal regulation of the sport that made him a star This was something the UFC could not want. But there before a congressional subcommittee on Thursday sat Randy Couture, one of their once-great champions and now one of their biggest critics, telling Americas lawmakers that …

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Reality check: Even Hillary Clinton could not have passed gun control

After Obama, an advocate for gun violence prevention, failed to pass stricter laws, advocates have shifted focus to initiatives like school training programs Nicole Hockley, who lost her son in the Sandy Hook elementary school shooting in 2012, faced a row of television cameras on Tuesday. She and other Sandy Hook families were filing an appeal in their battle against …

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