Burgum wins ND governor primary; farming measure defeated
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Burgum wins ND governor primary; farming measure defeated

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota Republicans nominated former Microsoft executive Doug Burgum Tuesday June 14th in a primary likely to decide the next governor, and voters also overwhelmingly rejected the Legislature’s move to loosen the state’s Depression-era rules prohibiting corporate farming. The GOP battle between Burgum and his longtime friend, state Attorney General Wayne … Continue reading

Texas regulator: Trump U preyed on ‘novice’ investors
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Texas regulator: Trump U preyed on ‘novice’ investors

WASHINGTON (AP) — As Texas regulators investigated Trump University for fraud six years ago, Donald Trump’s lawyers tried the same defenses the presumptive Republican presidential nominee cited again as recently as Tuesday June 7th — that the now-defunct real-estate workshops were top-notch and the students overwhelmingly satisfied. But internal emails reviewed by The Associated Press … Continue reading