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ALL THIS WEEK
• As the workweek kicks off, keep your eye on two running stories that could generate fireworks. First, the trial of ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort on tax and bank fraud charges continues, with the defense expected to launch its pushback against the feds' dramatic presentation of Manafort's...
School reopens in Parkland, Florida. Manafort testimony and Brexit talks roll on. And a verdict could come in a famous half-brother's murder. Here's what the next six days will bring.
Stiff sanctions get slapped on Iran. Some key midterm matchups get set. Charlottesville marks one year since its deadly protest. The NFL preseason ramps up. Here's what the next six days will bring.