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Leonardo da Vinci Louvre's blockbuster exhibition opens its doors.

by Vince Langdon (2019-10-26)


Leonardo da Vinci Louvre's blockbuster exhibition opens its doors. France's Louvre museum, home to Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa, opened its much-anticipated exhibition to the public on Thursday, to mark the 500th anniversary of the Italian master's death. Ciara Lee reports. Graham decries impeachment inquiry as 'out of bounds'. Republican Senator Lindsey Graham on Thursday introduced a resolution to send a signal to House Democrats that their impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump is "out of bounds" and unfair. Graham said former President Bill Clinton was given more rights during his impeachment proceedings. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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