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Family behind OxyContin knowingly deceived public about safety of the opioid drugs, court documents say https://t.co/OPl4kgbWfL
House Intelligence Committee Chairman Rep. Adam Schiff, who had planned to join Nancy Pelosi’s congressional delegation to Afghanistan, says Pres. Trump’s decision to derail the trip is “completely inappropriate.” https://t.co/DiC8jfp4gq
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Asked if she would allow the State of the Union address to take place on Jan. 29 if Trump insists on it, Speaker Nancy Pelosi, says, "We'll cross that bridge when we come to it."

"But we haven't heard, very silent, more than 24 hours," she says of Trump https://t.co/7CBBfyptXJ
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Michael Cohen has become increasingly concerned that President Trump's heated rhetoric could put his family at risk, sources tell @ABC News, giving him reservations about his highly anticipated public appearance before Congress next month. https://t.co/87k5IuBby1
JUST IN: President Trump cancels his delegation's trip to Davos, Switzerland for the World Economic Forum out of consideration the "great American workers not receiving pay and to ensure his team can assist as needed," WH press secretary Sarah Sanders says https://t.co/gH6A5ZlJ8J
Prison rights monitors briefly see detained American Paul Whelan in Russian prison, say he seems "healthy" and "fine" https://t.co/n7zZGfAeR1
A pair of Texas politicians resigned after they allegedly misused public funds to attend an event on Michelle Obama's book tour https://t.co/8lpUQS5S3i
Saudi women runaways rebel against a system of male control https://t.co/vaN3RTJkRZ
@ABC Furloughed workers continue to face the grim reality of getting by without paychecks—a reality that is hitting disabled, furloughed workers particularly hard.https://t.co/XiMoT0osiA
Kings Floyd, a furloughed federal worker with muscular dystrophy, tells @ABC News that not getting paid during the shutdown has "a slow and steady drastic effect on the community, and one little earthquake could completely shake it up” https://t.co/XS8kdVN8Xs
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