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Kenneth Starr, Alan Dershowitz to join Trump’s legal team

The expansion of President Trump’s team will also include Robert Ray, according to someone familiar with the matter who was not authorized to speak. Ray and Starr investigated President Bill Clinton.

Supreme Court will hear cases on electoral college, birth control mandate

States worry that a handful of “faithless” electors could decide the next presidential election. The court will consider the Trump administration’s attempt to allow some employers and universities to claim religious or moral exemptions from offering contraceptive care.

Ex-congressman Chris Collins sentenced to more than 2 years on insider-trading, false-statements charges

U.S. District Judge Vernon Broderick sentenced the New York Republican on counts of conspiracy to commit securities fraud and lying to the FBI, following Collins's guilty plea last year.
The late French chef Paul Bocuse stands in the kitchen at L'Auberge du Pont de Collonges, which has lost the coveted Michelin three-star rating it had held since 1965. (Getty Images)
The late French chef Paul Bocuse stands in the kitchen at L'Auberge du Pont de Collonges, which has lost the coveted Michelin three-star rating it had held since 1965. (Getty Images)

In France, an iconic restaurant loses its third Michelin star — pushing national strikes, Iran off the front page

The news went down like a burnt soufflé in the world of high gastronomy, with food writers on both sides of the Atlantic expressing their outrage.

More pizza, fewer vegetables: Trump administration further undercuts Obama school-lunch rules

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has taken another whack at former first lady Michelle Obama’s signature achievement: Establishing stricter nutritional standards for school breakfasts and lunches. And on her birthday.
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The new book “A Very Stable Genius” documents how President Trump lashed out at attempts by military leaders and diplomats to teach him about U.S. alliances and obligations around the globe.
The new virus has sickened dozens in China, and two people have died. Cases have spread to Thailand and Japan. There are no known cases in the U.S., but health experts are concerned.
Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, delivers a sermon. (Reuters)
Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, delivers a sermon. (Reuters)
The president complained Democrats would “kill us” on health care if the administration did not do more to lower drug prices and enact other reforms.
Both the Trump and Obama administrations fought the lawsuit, arguing that the young people did not meet the legal requirements to bring such a sweeping case.
The Washington Post-Ipsos poll of African Americans reveals fears about whether their children will have a fair shot and a belief that whites don’t fully appreciate the discrimination they face.
Tara Houska, an attorney and indigenous rights activist, took to Twitter to detail the "unacceptable behavior" she experienced at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.
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