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Yahoo US Chinese woman arrested at Mar-a-Lago 'up to something nefarious': judge

Yujing Zhang, who was carrying four cell phones and a laptop computer when arrested, pleaded not guilty at her arraignment and detention hearing on Monday at the federal courthouse in West Palm Beach, Florida. During the hearing, a federal prosecutor said Zhang could face more charges and Magistrate

Yahoo US Trump calls Muslim lawmaker Ilhan Omar 'out of control' in latest attack

Writing on Twitter, Trump blasted both Omar and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi for defending Omar after he tweeted a video on Friday suggesting Omar had been dismissive of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks. "Before Nancy, who has lost all control of Congress and is getting nothing done, decides to defend

Yahoo US U.S. justices watch their language as they consider profane trademarks

The nine justices heard about an hour of arguments in a case involving Los Angeles-based clothing designer Erik Brunetti's streetwear brand "FUCT," which sounds like a profanity but is spelled differently. The F-word word in question, which Justice Department lawyer Malcolm Stewart called

Yahoo US U.S. presidential candidate Warren wants drilling, mining banned on federal lands

"We must not allow corporations to pillage our public lands and leave taxpayers to clean up the mess," she wrote. Warren's stance on public lands contrasts starkly with that of President Donald Trump, whose Interior Department has sped up permitting for drilling and mining on public lands

Yahoo US Measles cases in U.S. surge nearly 20% in early April, CDC says

As of April 11, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recorded 555 cases of the disease since the beginning of the year, up from 465 cases confirmed by April 4. The measles virus is highly contagious and can lead to deadly complications, particularly in children. The CDC report