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Iowa man insists he couldn’t have sexually assaulted sleeping woman because she’s ‘not even rapable’

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An Iowa man who was arrested for sexual abuse of an incapacitated woman insisted to police that he couldn’t have committed the crime because the victim was “not even rapable” by his standards.

According to a probable cause document obtained by Headline News, 36-year-old William Francis Miller assaulted the woman in May of 2014 after a night of drinking with friends.

The police report indicated that the group of friends had gone to sleep, and it described the victim as “incapacitated.” That’s when Miller removed the woman’s underwear and began to have sex with her, police said.

One of the woman’s friend’s was said to have witnessed the attack and told Miller to stop.

Miller admitted to police during an interview that he had intercourse with the victim, but he said that she had consented to the sex. Miller defended himself by saying that, by his own standards, the woman was “not even rapable,” the charging document said.

After being arrested on May 7, Miller was being held at Johnson County Jail in lieu of $26,000 bond. A court appearance is scheduled for May 18.

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Canada is taking advantage of Trump’s tariff pratfalls by scooping up new trade partners: report

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As American manufacturers reel and U.S. farmers see their economic well-being being destroyed by Donald Trump's trade wars, the Canadian government is stepping into the breach and boosting their own trade relations, reports Politico.

As part of their Global Translations podcast, Politico notes that countries -- and manufacturers -- are not standing by helplessly as Trump threatens and changes directions on trade on almost a daily basis.

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Hope Hicks told Congress that Trump was ‘serious’ about accepting foreign help: Jerry Nadler

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Former White House communications director Hope Hicks told Congress on Wednesday that President Donald Trump really does welcome foreign assistance to help him win elections, according to Rep. Jerry Nadler (D-NY).

In a statement released Thursday, Nadler revealed that "Ms. Hicks made clear that she understood the President to be serious when he said that he would accept foreign interference in our elections" and "she also made clear that even she knew that such foreign assistance should be rejected and reported to the FBI."

Nadler then put Hicks's testimony in the broader context of Trump telling ABC News' George Stephanopoulos last week that he would welcome the help of a foreign government who came to him and offered him dirt on a political opponent.

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‘It’s a disaster — and it’s getting worse’: House GOP members in a frenzy over 2020 prospects as fundraising flounders

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According to a report in Politico, GOP House members are angry with their own National Republican Congressional Committee, claiming it is doing a poor job of fundraising and is making horrible decisions that could impact the party in the run-up to the 2020 election.

The reports states that Chairman Rep. Tom Emmer (R-MN) was forced to attempt to calm the waters at private caucus meeting Wednesday and allay members' fears by saying the internal problems were being inflated by Democrats and the press.

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