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U.S. Supreme Court rejects inmate's request for sex reassignment surgery - @NBCOUT 

Opinion | Michelangelo Signorile: The incredibly insulting hypocrisy of Trump's LGBTQ merchandise - @NBCNewsTHINK 

Georgia voting site in rural black community reopened after two-year grassroots fight. “We couldn’t understand or see why the poll was closed,” a longtime voter at that location said. - @NBCBLK 

Federal prosecutors have told a judge they don’t oppose Rick Gates’ request for probation as long as he continues to cooperate with them.

Congress has reached a landmark agreement on paid parental leave for federal employees that would give 2.1M non-military federal workers 12 weeks of paid leave to care for a newborn or adopted child.

LIVE: Senate Judiciary Cmte. questions Inspector General Michael Horowitz on findings in the DOJ's report on the Russia investigation.


JUST IN: Sen. Feinstein and Senate Democrats introduce bill to ban assault weapons

JUST IN: Congressional Budget Office has issued a report advising Congress to consider raising the debt ceiling earlier than anticipated to account for the revenue loss brought upon by the GOP tax legislation.

BREAKING: Federal judge rules that former White House Counsel Don McGahn must comply with congressional subpoena.

BREAKING: Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey: "We’ve made the decision to stop all political advertising on Twitter globally. We believe political message reach should be earned, not bought."

NEW: Joint statement from DOJ, DOD, DHS, DNI, FBI, NSA, and CISA on 2020 election security: "Russia, China, Iran, and other foreign malicious actors all will seek to interfere in the voting process or influence voter perceptions."

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The First Lady flew to Florida on Thursday for a weekend vacation on a government plane, according to a law enforcement source, just after President Trump prevented Speaker Pelosi from using a government plane to visit troops in Afghanistan.

Russia has voiced hope that the U.S. administration wouldn't publish private conversations between the two nations' presidents, like it did with Ukraine.