Portland protests: US attorney general to condemn attacks on buildings

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In congressional testimony, William Barr will defend sending federal security forces to the city.
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In a hearing on Capitol Hill Tuesday, Attorney General William Barr denied accusations by House Democrats that he is doing President Trump's bidding by intervening in high-profile cases and sending federal agents into U.S. cities. Lisa Bernhard reports.

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Riot declared in downtown Portland, protesters tear-gassed

Local and state police made arrests after demonstrators returned to downtown area despite withdrawal of federal agents
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Riot declared in Portland for second night in row

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Flynn case to be reheard by appeals court [Video]

Flynn case to be reheard by appeals court

A U.S. appeals court on Thursday agreed to rehear arguments that could potentially lead to the reopening of the case against Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump's former national security adviser. Gavino Garay has more.

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Barr 'abetted' Trump's 'worst failings': Nadler [Video]

Barr 'abetted' Trump's 'worst failings': Nadler

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler chastised U.S. Attorney General William Barr at a congressional hearing on Tuesday saying Barr "aided and abetted the worst failings of the president."

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