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On Ukraine Call, Biden Says Trump Is 'Violating Every Basic Norm Of A President'

<img src=’’ alt=’Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden says President Trump’s call with the Ukrainian president was “an overwhelming abuse of power.”’/>

Former Vice President Joe Biden was reacting to reports that President Trump pressured Ukraine’s leader to investigate Biden’s family.

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SUV Drives Through Chicago Mall, Prompts False Claims Of Active Shooter

<img src=’’ alt=’A state police officer stands outside of a Woodfield Mall entrance on Friday, in Schaumberg, Ill. An SUV drove into the mall through one of the Sears’ entrances and crashed into several stores and kiosks.’/>

A 22-year-old man was taken into custody. “I am happy to report that there were only very minor injuries from this incident,” Police Chief Bill Wolf said. No patrons were hit by the vehicle.