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Nation Jan 105 important stories you may have missed
These days, it’s hard to stop news from Washington, D.C., from flooding your news feed. We take a moment every week to bring you important stories beyond the White House and the Capitol. Here’s what we’re reading now.
Politics Jan 09Read the full transcript of the Senate Judiciary Committee’s interview with Glenn Simpson, co-founder of Fusion GPS
Sen. Diane Feinstein, D-Calif., released the full transcript Tuesday of a Senate Judiciary Committee interview with the founder of a firm behind a 2016 dossier on President Donald Trump's ties with Russia.
Politics Jan 04Joe Biden on how Joe Kennedy and Hagar the Horrible helped him deal with grief
“The day will come when the memory of the person you lost brings a smile to your lip before a tear to your eye," the former vice president told Judy Woodruff.
Politics Jan 03Manafort sues over Russia probe, claiming Mueller exceeded authority
The lawsuit, filed in the United States District Court in Washington, D.C., claims the probe into Manafort has extended far beyond ‘links and/or coordination between the Russian government and individuals associated with the campaign of President Donald Trump.”…
World Jan 02WATCH: Haley says U.S. will continue to withhold $255 million in aid to Pakistan
"Pakistan has played a double game for years ... That game is not acceptable to this administration," U.S. ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said.
Arts Dec 31Ring in the new year with this classic bubbly cocktail
The true beauty of this cocktail is how easy it is to make.
Arts Dec 30This sparkling cocktail brings new flavor to a New Year’s Eve favorite
Start the New Year with this cucumber-infused twist on a sparkling cocktail.
Arts Dec 28The timeless Old Fashioned never needs reinventing
There are some habits that aren’t worth breaking. This traditional whiskey or bourbon drink is 200 years old by some accounts.
Arts Dec 27Prohibition inspired many great cocktails — including this one
Under Prohibition, basement and back-alley bartenders had to think outside the bottle.
Arts Dec 26This fresh, winter cocktail builds on vermouth’s complex flavors
This lighter, fresher cocktail for the holidays is based on the delicacy of vermouth, a wine fortified with herbs and spices.