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FILE - In this July 31, 2017 file photo, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti speaks during a press conference to make an announcement for the city to host the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games 2028, at Stubhub Center in Carson, outside of Los Angeles, Calif. Garcetti is taking his argument on the road, but he doesn’t want you to assume he steering himself toward the White House. The mayor of the nation’s second largest city has been traveling nationally to raise money and campaign for other Democrats. He’s making the rounds Saturday, Oct. 21 at the Democratic Party’s annual meeting in Las Vegas.  (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu, File)
Mayor Garcetti taking his Los Angeles gig nationalLos Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti is taking his argument on the road, but he doesn't want you to assume he's steering himself toward the White House
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Secretary of State Rex Tillerson speaks during a meeting of the Saudi-Iraqi Bilateral Coordination Council with Saudi King Salman and Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, Pool)
US pushes Saudi Arabia, Iraq on united front to counter IranU.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is pressing Saudi Arabia and Iraq to form a united front to counter Iran's growing assertiveness in the Middle East
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Sam Moore walks on stage to perform during a hurricanes relief concert in College Station, Texas, Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017. All five living former U.S. presidents, Democrats Barack Obama, Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter and Republicans George H.W. and George W. Bush, joined to support a Texas concert raising money for relief efforts from Hurricane Harvey, Irma and Maria's devastation in Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. (AP Photo/LM Otero)
The Latest: Appeal backed by former presidents raises $31MFour of the five living former presidents have made brief remarks at a concert to benefit victims of hurricanes in Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands
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Former Presidents from right, Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, George W. Bush, George H.W. Bush and Jimmy Carter gather on stage at the opening of a hurricanes relief concert in College Station, Texas, Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017. All five living former U.S. presidents joined to support a Texas concert raising money for relief efforts from Hurricane Harvey, Irma and Maria's devastation in Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. (AP Photo/LM Otero)
Former presidents call for unity at hurricane aid concertThe five living former presidents appeared together for the first time since 2013 on Saturday at a concert to raise money for victims of hurricanes
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FILE - In this Oct. 19, 2017 photo, President Donald Trump listens during a meeting with Governor Ricardo Rossello of Puerto Rico in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Trump intends to spend at least $430,000 of his own money to help pay the legal bills of White House staff and campaign aides related to the investigations into Russian election meddling in the 2016 election. A White House official confirmed the plan, which was first reported by the website Axios.  (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)
Trump plans to help pay aides' legal costs for Russia probesPresident Donald Trump intends to spend at least $430,000 of his own money to help pay the legal bills of White House staff and campaign aides related to the investigations into Russian election meddling in the 2016 election
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The Latest: Trump tweetstorm praises his accomplishmentsPresident Donald Trump is trying to balance growing concerns about the legal troubles facing his administration with claims that his is one of the most productive administrations in U.S. history
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Pallbearers fold the flag draped over the casket of Sgt. La David Johnson during his burial service at Fred Hunter's Hollywood Memorial Gardens in Hollywood, Fla., on Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017. Mourners remembered not only a U.S. soldier whose combat death in Africa led to a political fight between President Donald Trump and a Florida congresswoman but his three comrades who died with him. (Matias J. Ocner/Miami Herald via AP)
Funeral held for US soldier at center of Trump fightAbout 1,200 mourners have attended the funeral of a U.S. soldier killed in Niger
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FILE - In this July 26, 2016 file photo, former Attorney General Eric Holder speaks during the second day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Democrats are looking next month to hold the Virginia governor’s seat and wrest the New Jersey governor’s seat from Republican control. Next year, Democrats need to flip at least 24 Republican congressional seats to regain control of the House. Holder urged the party to play the long game necessary to overcome Republican advantages scored when GOP-run legislatures drew congressional and legislative districts around the country after the 2010 census. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
Democratic chairman: Trump 'most dangerous' president everDemocratic Chairman Tom Perez is urging party unity in the fight against what he calls the most dangerous president in history and a Republican culture of corruption
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FILE - In this Aug. 29, 2017, file photo, Derrick Johnson speaks at a National Press Club (NPC) in Washington.  The NAACP has decided to hire its interim leader, Derrick Johnson, as its 19th president and CEO. The board of directors of the nation's oldest civil rights organization made the decision on Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017.  (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
APNewsBreak: NAACP names new leader for more active futureAPNewsBreak: NAACP names new leader to help bring the nation's oldest civil rights organization back to prominence
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Wyoming teachers to return after 'shooting at Trump' answerTwo Wyoming English teachers are set to return to class Monday after giving a computerized quiz that included the possible answer: 'He was shooting at Trump.'
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A man picks out an independence badge on sale from a stall before a march to protest against the National Court's decision to imprison civil society leaders, in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017. The Spanish government moved decisively Saturday to use a previously untapped constitutional power so it can take control of Catalonia and derail the independence movement led by separatist politicians in the prosperous industrial region. AP Photo/Santi Palacios)
Spanish PM aims to take over Catalan govt; residents aghastThe Spanish government wants to sack Catalonia's separatist leaders and call fresh elections with previously untapped constitutional powers to take control of the prosperous industrial region
The Associated Press16 hours ago
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