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The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays – May 8, 2017

Former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates says she bluntly warned the Trump White House in January that new National Security Advisory Michael Flynn lied about his contacts with the Russian Ambassador and was at risk of being blackmailed by the Russians. Several justices on the first federal appeals court to hear a challenge to President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban appear unconvinced that they should ignore Trump’s repeated campaign promises to bar Muslims from entering the country.┬áTenants groups are urging the San Jose City Council to vote ┬áto put a just cause eviction ordinance into effect immediately. The San Jose City Council gave preliminary approval to the law last month but since then evictions have spiked as landlords act before the law goes into effect.

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