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    Congress and the country wait for findings in Mueller report

    WASHINGTON (March 23, 2019) — Special counsel Robert Mueller closed his long and contentious Russia investigation with no new charges, ending the probe that has attempted to cast a dark shadow over Donald Trump’s presidency. The Justice Department was expected to release the main findings as soon as Saturday.

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    Trump intervenes, reverses North Korea sanctions with tweet

    PALM BEACH, Fla. (March 22, 2019) — President Donald Trump tweeted Friday that he had reversed his administration’s decision to slap new sanctions on North Korea — a move that left officials at the Treasury Department and observers across Washington scratching their heads.

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    R Kelly defense emerges, including saying accusers are lying

    CHICAGO (March 22, 2019) — R. Kelly yelled through tears in a recent TV interview before an audience numbering in the millions, saying he’s in a fight for his life to disprove sexual abuse charges. That fight will ultimately be waged in court, with the only audience that matters numbering just 12 jurors.

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    Indonesian airline wants to cancel Boeing order after crash

    JAKARTA, Indonesia (March 22, 2019) — In a blow for Boeing, Indonesia’s flag carrier is seeking the cancellation of a multibillion dollar order for 49 of the manufacturer’s 737 Max 8 jets, citing a loss of confidence after two crashes within five months.

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    Republicans ask to stay order blocking lame-duck laws

    MADISON, Wis. (March 22, 2019) — Wisconsin Republicans asked an appeals court Friday to immediately reinstate GOP-backed laws limiting the powers of Democratic Gov. Tony Evers and Attorney General Josh Kaul, sparking a flurry of legal maneuvering as both sides jockeyed for position before the court makes a decision.

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    GM announces jobs, electric vehicle after Trump criticism

    ORION TOWNSHIP, Mich. (March 22, 2019) — Less than a week after a series of critical tweets from the president over an Ohio plant closure, General Motors is announcing plans to add 400 jobs and build a new electric vehicle at a factory north of Detroit.

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    Mueller concludes investigation, submits long-awaited 'Russia probe' report

    WASHINGTON (March 22, 2019) - Attorney General William Barr says he could update Congress as early as this weekend about special counsel Robert Mueller's findings in the Russia investigation.

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    Tyson recalls chicken strips due to metal fears

    WASHINGTON (March 22, 2019) — Arkansas-based Tyson Foods is recalling more than 69,000 pounds (31,297 kilograms) of frozen, ready-to-eat chicken strips because they may be contaminated with pieces of metal.