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House Ethics Committee opens investigation into Rep. Matt Gaetz

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The GOP congressman has denied any wrongdoing.

The inquiry, according to a statement from the panel’s Democratic and Republican leaders, will review allegations of sexual misconduct, illegal drug use, misuse of state identification records and campaign funds, and whether the congressman accepted a bribe or gift in violation of House rules.

Gaetz will also be investigated over allegations that he shared photos and videos of naked women with other members of Congress on the House floor, claims first reported by CNN and confirmed by ABC News.

Gaetz, who has not been charged in connection with

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Woman Found Dead In McDonald’s Bathroom, Investigation Underway

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Police have launched an investigation after a woman was found dead inside a bathroom at a McDonald’s restaurant in North Carolina.

Officers responded to the fast food restaurant in Huffman Mill Road, in Burlington, on Monday after the discovery was reported at around 3 p.m., according to local news station WFMY.

The woman is around 50 years old, rival station WXII reported, but no other details about her were immediately released.

The cause of death remains unknown, but according to Fox8, officers at the scene reported no signs of foul play nor any obvious signs of drug use.

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The situation was described as medical, the station reported. The investigation is ongoing.

It is not clear if the woman’s death may have been linked to coronavirus, but Alamance and Guilford counties—where Burlington is located—have some of the highest numbers of infections in the state.

Alamance County has

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