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Ivanka Trump is reportedly under consideration to lead the World Bank

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Ivanka Trump is one of the names being considered to replace outgoing World Bank President Jim Yong Kim, the Financial Times reported Friday.
Before joining the White House, she worked as a Vice President for Acquisitions at the Trump Organization.
She also directed her own fashion line, the Ivanka Trump brand, which shuttered last summer.
President Trump also floated Ivanka as a possible replacement for outgoing US ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley, but ended up nominating State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert instead after concerns of nepotism were raised.
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Rudy Giuliani doubles down on his dubious claim that the White House should be able to review and correct Mueller's report before it's released

Rudy Giuliani doubles down on his dubious claim that the White House should be able to review and correct Mueller's report before it's released

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President Donald Trump's lead defense lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, doubled down Friday on his earlier claim that the White House should get to review and edit the special counsel Robert Mueller's report on Russian election interference before it's released to Congress or the public.
Giuliani first made the claim in a September interview with INSIDER, arguing that the information in the report is all protected by executive privilege and thus needs a sign-off from the White House before the public can see it.
On Friday, Giuliani told The Hill, "As a matter of fairness, they should show it to you...
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Protesters in Hong Kong may have almost won this battle - but the fight for...

Protesters in Hong Kong may have almost won this battle - but the fight for freedom and identity is far from over

Protesters in Hong Kong have taken to the streets for weeks, coming out in large numbers , blocking access to main roads and sometimes clashing with police in some of the... Read more ...

Bernie Sanders Unveils Sweeping Bill To Cancel All Student Debt

Bernie Sanders Unveils Sweeping Bill To Cancel All Student Debt

The new proposal from the 2020 presidential candidate would get rid of all the existing student loan debt in the country. Read more ...

Pete Buttigieg's Emotional Town Hall Exposes Tensions Between South Bend...

Pete Buttigieg's Emotional Town Hall Exposes Tensions Between South Bend Police, Community

The 2020 presidential hopeful faced questions about an officer-involved shooting in his Indiana city. Read more ...

Mayor Buttigieg criticized at emotional town hall about shooting

Mayor Buttigieg criticized at emotional town hall about shooting

SOUTH BEND, Ind. - Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg faced criticism Sunday from angry black residents of South Bend, Indiana, at an emotional town hall meeting... Read more ...

Bikers killed in NH crash remembered: ‘He was my brother'

Bikers killed in NH crash remembered: ‘He was my brother'

Family and friends on Sunday shed tears and lowered American flags, grieving the deaths of seven bikers from a Massachusetts veterans group killed in a crash in northern New... Read more ...

Former Democratic Rep. Joe Sestak announces presidential bid

Former Democratic Rep. Joe Sestak announces presidential bid

Joe Sestak, a retired three-star Navy admiral and former two-term congressman from Pennsylvania, on Sunday became the latest Democratic contender to announce a bid for the... Read more ...

Republicans move to revolutionize fundraising for 2020

Republicans move to revolutionize fundraising for 2020

Republicans are set to launch a long-awaited, much-delayed online fundraising platform on Monday, a move aimed at closing Democrats' massive small-donor money advantage ahead... Read more ...

Ocasio-Cortez and Steve King trade jabs over 'concentration camps' reference

Ocasio-Cortez and Steve King trade jabs over 'concentration camps' reference

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Sunday lashed back at Rep. Steve King after he suggested she accept an open invitation from a Holocaust remembrance group to tour Auschwitz and... Read more ...

House Oversight threatens to subpoena Kellyanne Conway

House Oversight threatens to subpoena Kellyanne Conway

The House Oversight and Reform Committee will vote to authorize a subpoena for White House counselor Kellyanne Conway on Wednesday if she does not show up for the panel's... Read more ...

'Snow job': Palestinians reject economic portion of White House peace plan

'Snow job': Palestinians reject economic portion of White House peace plan

Palestinian officials on Sunday dismissed a $50 billion economic stimulus package unveiled by White House senior adviser Jared Kushner as a “snow job,” claiming the 40-page... Read more ...