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FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2016 file photo, from left, San Francisco 49ers outside linebacker Eli Harold, quarterback Colin Kaepernick and safety Eric Reid kneel during the national anthem before an NFL football game against the Dallas Cowboys in Santa Clara, Calif. In recent months, Colin Kaepernick has become comfortable with people knowing him as more than a laser-focused football player as he always previously preferred it. Perhaps, through the anthem protest and his emergence as an outspoken activist for minorities, Kaepernick has improved his image in the process. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

NFL freezes anthem protest policy

The National Football League put on hold Thursday its policy requiring players on the field to stand for the national anthem. Published July 19, 2018

Democrats call for Trump's interpreter in Putin meeting to testify before Congress

At least two Congressional Democrats want President Trump's interpreter to testify about his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. So curious are Democrats to learn what was said in Monday's private meeting between Mr. Trump and Mr. Putin -- there were no other officials in the room; only each man's translator -- that Sen. Jeanne Shaheen and Rep. Joe Kennedy III have each made the unusual request. Published July 17, 2018

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a winner of a Democratic Congressional primary in New York speaks to a reporter, Wednesday, June 27, 2018, in New York. The 28-year-old political newcomer who upset U.S. Rep. Joe Crowley in New York's Democrat primary says she brings an "urgency" to the fight for working families. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez wins primary election she wasn't running in

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the self-identified socialist who has been the darling of the mainstream media since scoring an upset win in a U.S. House Democratic primary, reportedly has also won the Reform Party primary for a neighboring Congressional district. Published July 10, 2018

Steve Bannon, the former chief strategist to President Donald Trump, speaks at the Macomb County Republican Party dinner in Warren, Mich., Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017.  South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster will be joining two of his primary challengers at an event later this week honoring Bannon, his campaign confirmed to The Associated Press on Wednesday.(AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Richmond bookstore owner calls police on woman harassing 'piece of trash' Steve Bannon

A bookstore owner in Richmond called the police upon a woman screaming at former Trump administration strategist Steve Bannon in his store. Nick Cooke, owner of Black Swan Books, told the Richmond Times Dispatch that he made the 911 call Saturday afternoon in defense of Mr. Bannon after an unnamed woman called him a "piece of trash." Published July 8, 2018