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  • Sudan crisis: Government propaganda trip goes off script

    Witnesses contradict the official narrative of events given on a government propaganda trip in Sudan.

    BBC News
  • Mueller report hearing goes off the rails as Gaetz denounces 'farce'

    No one raised their hands when Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., asked a panel of witnesses to acknowledge if they personally knew whether anything in the Mueller report was true or false, during a Thursday hearing in the House Judiciary Committee.

    Washington Examiner
  • 43% of Americans support an impeachment inquiry—far more than when Nixon hearings were launched

    A solid 43% of Americans say the House of Representatives "should open an impeachment inquiry" to determine whether President Donald Trump should be removed from office, according to Civiqs polling released this week. The level of support tracks closely with a CNN poll released last week showing 41% support for Trump's impeachment and removal from office. The polls also found similar support across partisan lines, with 77% of Democrats supporting the inquiry in Civiqs' survey (CNN: 76%) along...

    Daily Kos
  • Nursing home abuse frequently goes unreported, government agency finds

    Abuse in nursing homes remains under-reported in the United States, according to reports released Wednesday by the Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of the Inspector General. One report estimated that 1 in 5 ER visits from a nursing home is the result of abuse. It analyzed 37,607 “high-risk hospital ER claims” made to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, known as CMS, by nursing home residents in 2016. The report also found that nursing homes frequently failed to report...