Tom Petty’s Cause of Death: Accidental Overdose
Tom Petty’s cause of death has been revealed as an accidental overdose of prescribed medications. Credit: Dean Fardell/Barcroft Images/Getty Images. By Kory Grow. 2 hours ago. More News. See Keith Urban’s New Year’s Tribute to Tom Petty, Chris Cornell
Tom Petty Died From Accidental Drug Overdose Involving Opioids, Coroner SaysNew York Times
Tom Petty died of accidental drug overdose, coroner saysUSA TODAY
US musician Tom Petty died of ‘accidental drug overdose’BBC News
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Texas judge says God told him to sway jurors during sex trafficking trial
Dallas News
A Comal County judge said divine intervention caused him to try to sway jurors during deliberations in a sex trafficking trial last week. Judge Jack Robison said it was God who told him to try to get jurors to return a not-guilty verdict for a Buda
Texas judge interrupts jury to say God told him defendant isn’t guiltyThe Daily Dot
Texas judge says God told him defendant was not guiltyNew Zealand Herald

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Fierce battle erupts over releasing intelligence report
The Hill
A battle erupted Friday over a push by Republican lawmakers to release a report they say will reveal high-level government abuse around the federal investigation into possible ties between Trump campaign officials and Russia. Even as Congress hurtled
Republicans Claim Surveillance Power Abuses in Russia InquiryNew York Times
House Republicans clash over secret memoPolitico
Nunes’ FBI memo becomes conservative rallying cryCNN
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Neighbor charged with felony assault against Rand Paul
LOUISVILLE — The 58-year-old Kentucky man accused of attacking U.S. Sen. Rand Paul at his home in November has been charged with assaulting a member of Congress resulting in personal injury. The federal felony charge against Rene Boucher of Bowling
Sen. Rand Paul’s neighbor will plead guilty to attack over brush pileVox
Man accused of attacking Rand Paul charged with felony assault in plea agreementLexington Herald Leader

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Washington Post

Trump’s first year: A damage assessment
Washington Post
It is now a year into the Trump presidency, and, shutdown crisis aside, the business of government goes on more or less as usual. Most of the planet remains at peace, and the administration’s handful of accomplishments — including a tax bill, the
Historic dysfunction in American politics defines Trump presidencyThe Hill
How America Has Changed During Trump’s First Year In Office, By The NumbersNPR
The Donald Trump Show Wraps Up First SeasonHuffPost
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Supreme Court to rule on Trump’s powers to ban foreign travelers
Washington Post
The Supreme Court said Friday that it will decide whether President Trump’s responsibility to protect the nation grants him authority to ban travelers from specific countries and that it will rule by June in the case, a major examination of the
Supreme Court to Consider Challenge to Trump’s Latest Travel BanNew York Times
Supreme Court To Hear Latest Challenge To Trump’s Travel BanNPR
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New York Times

Schumer Goes to the White House to Reopen Negotiations
New York Times
… • The government will shut down at 12:01 a.m. Saturday if lawmakers fail to get an agreement on some kind of spending bill. • On Thursday night, the House passed a short-term extension that would fund the government until mid-February. • In the
The Daily 202: Friday news dumps tell the story of Trump’s first yearWashington Post
Year two: Trump still has much further to fallThe Hill
¯_(ツ)_/¯ Why no one knows anything as the government nears a shutdownCNN
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