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Nigeria’s female candidates seek victory despite harassment

By Associated Press KANO, Nigeria — Nervous ahead of Nigeria’s delayed election, a group of young women picked up their cellphones and wished each other well. “Honestly I’m so tensed and scared,” one typed. “I feel like crying. This is so touching,” another wrote. “What we are about to do is the beginning [READ MORE…

Ex-FBI official: ‘Crime may have been committed’ by Trump

By Eric Tucker / Associated Press WASHINGTON — Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe said in an interview that aired Sunday that a “crime may have been committed” when President Donald Trump fired the head of the FBI and tried to publicly undermine an investigation into his campaign’s ties to Russia. McCabe also said in…

Senate panel to probe claim that Rosenstein raised possibility of Trump ouster

By Felicia Sonmez and Matt Zapotosky / The Washington Post Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., said Sunday that his panel will investigate former acting FBI director Andrew McCabe’s assertion that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein raised the possibility of ousting President Donald Trump through the 25th Amendment, calling the statement “beyond stunning.” Graham…