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The Sift -> Justice Department opens Planned Parenthood investigation + MORE
Brexit negotiations clear major hurdle
U.K. and European negotiators reached a last-minute deal Friday morning to pave the way for the next phase of talks on Brexit, Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union. …MORE
Rep. Trent Franks resigns amid harassment claims
Rep. Trent Franks, R-Ariz., announced Thursday evening he is resigning from Congress after the House Ethics Committee opened an investigation into accusations of sexual harassment involving conversations he had with members of his staff about surrogacy. … MORE