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The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays – January 5, 2017

The country’s top intelligence official says Russia undoubtedly interfered in the 2016 presidential election by hacking Democratic emails. Republican Senator John McCain says the U.S. isn’t tough enough on cyberhacking. House Speaker Paul Ryan says Republicans will strip federal dollars for Planned Parenthood as part of their effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act. It’s been 679 days since San Francisco police fatally shot Guatemalan immigrant Amilcar Perez-Lopez…The city’s public defender and community activists urge the District Attorney to file charges against the officers. UCLA workers are about to launch a five day strike.

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