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Trump criticizes 'ridiculous' ruling blocking his sanctuary cities order

The White House called the San Francisco judge's ruling a "gift to the criminal gang and cartel element in our country". While it was not the U.S. He said the gun went off accidentally. It came ...

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House Republicans reveal health care amendment details

In its statement , the House Freedom Caucus said it welcomed an amendment that would let states seek waivers from some Obamacare requirements, including the highly popular provision mandating t...

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Conservatives back latest USA healthcare bill, obstacles remain

The Freedom Caucus is officially backing a new proposed piece to add to the House Republicans' bill to repeal and replace Obamacare - a significant step toward getting to a floor vote. The White House...

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Trump can't block funds for sanctuary cities, judge rules

These are cities - among them New York, Los Angeles, Houston, Chicago and San Francisco - that have limited their cooperation with federal immigration authorities. Earlier today, a California judge ...

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Wynn Resorts Ltd. (WYNN) Closed at $125.19

Wynn Resorts Ltd. (WYNN) Closed at $125.19

Growth in EPS is an important measure of management performance because it shows how much money the company is making for it's shareholders, not only due to changes in profit, but also after all the...

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Higher prices help sales as PepsiCo works to adapt brands

Higher prices help sales as PepsiCo works to adapt brands

Annual EPS Growth of past 5 years is 1.60%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 1.6% on a year-over-year basis. PepsiCo updated its FY17 guidance to $5.09 EPS. In other news, COO Vivek Sankara...

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Arkansas prepares to conclude aggressive execution schedule

There, he crashed into a water-delivery truck, killing the driver. This time, the jury handed down a death sentence. The Arkansas Attorney General's Office questioned Griffen's judicial integrity af...

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EPA chief: Agency to reconsider methane emissions rule

Demetra Turner, 44, a resident of the West Calumet Housing Complex who has yet to leave, urged others to keep pressure on the EPA. Some 330 were living there when the mayor called last summer for resi...

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Compromise transportation tax request House Bill 1242 dies in Colorado Senate

Compromise transportation tax request House Bill 1242 dies in Colorado Senate

Still, Republican Rep. Glenn Cordelli said he's confident the inclusion of religious schools could withstand a court challenge, based on rulings in other states. And, after recently passing its last c...

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French intelligence pins Khan Sheikhun chemical attack on Assad

French intelligence pins Khan Sheikhun chemical attack on Assad

The U.S. has imposed "sweeping" sanctions on officials in a Syrian government agency in response to a suspected chemical attack earlier this month, according to BBC News. It's thought that Assad's g...

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UC Berkeley offers Ann Coulter a different date

UC Berkeley offers Ann Coulter a different date

They say they'll sue the university at 5 p.m. Friday if Coulter doesn't get her original speaking date. Coulter was invited to speak by the campus Republicans on the topic of illegal immigration, th...

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D'oh! 'Simpsons' needle Trump ahead of 100-day milestone

D'oh! 'Simpsons' needle Trump ahead of 100-day milestone

Let's hope that The Simpsons isn't about to make another ominous premonition. The clip shows an animated Trump in bed at the White House counting up accomplishments as president, like lowering ...

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Arkansas Kills Two Men In "Inhumane" Double Execution

While Jones was executed on schedule, shortly after 7 p.m., attorneys for Williams convinced a federal judge minutes later to briefly delay his execution over concerns about how the earlier one was ca...

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Roberts: Senate confirms Trump's pick for agriculture secretary

His promise to reach across the aisle won him several votes from Democrats. Trump has proposed a 21 percent cut in USDA programs and has harshly criticized some worldwide trade deals, saying they have...

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NFL Draft: Five bold predictions in the first round

NFL Draft: Five bold predictions in the first round

Reaching just to have a "franchise quarterback" on the roster would be the height of folly. You are in a division with AJ Green, Antonio Brown , Le'Veon Bell and 2 Superbowl winning quarterbacks. San...

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Barack Obama Just Gave His First Speech Since Leaving Office

At a forum Monday for students at the University of Chicago, adjacent to where his presidential library will stand, Obama talked about his formative experiences as a community organizer and as a young...

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United reducing overbooking, increasing incentive cap to $10k following Dao incident

The video of Dao's violent removal went viral, and Munoz issued an apology soon after. The report says it was a mistake to call law enforcement to assist with removing a passenger when it had noth...

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Unemployment rates drop in state's largest cities

Unemployment rates drop in state's largest cities

Most of the decrease came in wholesale trade. Lanai's rate was 3.6 percent, down from 4.8 percent; and Molokai's rate (again, the highest in the state) was at 5.6 percent, up from 5.2 percent. It was ...

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President Trump Defends Environmental Record on Earth Day

The Washington Post reported on Saturday that protests are taking place on six continents (nearly 600 distinct marches, according to organizers) and was acknowledged by scientists on Antarctica,...

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10 things United is doing to avoid another passenger fiasco

The flight from Chicago to Louisville on April 9 saw the four Republic Airlines crew members arrive at the gate around the time of boarding and United offered increased compensation for volunteers onb...

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Trump welcomes to White House US aid worker freed from Egypt

Trump welcomes to White House US aid worker freed from Egypt

Former President Barack Obama had previously tried and failed to press President al-Sisi to release Hijazi and her fellow prisoners. The "Aya" in "WELCOME HOME, AYA!" is Aya Hijazi , an Egyptian-Am...

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Trump reiterates commitment to build Mexican border wall

President Trump said at the White House, "The wall is going to get built, folks". But while the idea is a priority of Trump's most fervent supporters, it is resolutely opposed by Democrats and even ...

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Ann Coulter Vows to Move Forward with Speech Despite UC Berkeley Cancellation

Ann Coulter Vows to Move Forward with Speech Despite UC Berkeley Cancellation

At the same time , he said he wanted to maintain "unwavering commitment to providing for the safety" of speakers, students, protesters, and community members. UC Berkeley police said there won't be a...

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Korea installs parts of contentious United States missile defense

Korea installs parts of contentious United States missile defense

It said South Korea and the United States had been working to reached "early operational capability" and the battery was expected to be operational by the end of the year. "In confronting the North Ko...

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USA steps up pressure on North Korea

The senior administration official, speaking at a separate White House briefing for reporters, said the administration is looking at increasing economic pressure on North Korea and is considering mi...

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Gareon Conley accused of rape; lawyer denies allegations

Gareon Conley accused of rape; lawyer denies allegations

According to 92.3 the Fan in Cleveland , the alleged victim was taken to Metro Hospital where rape kit evidence was taken, but police were unsuccessful in their attempts to interview the woman. A top ...

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Jury sentences ambush killer to death penalty

On Tuesday, Eric Frein, 33, sat quiet and still as his defense attorneys concluded their bid to spare him the death penalty for murdering a state trooper by building a case that Frein is the product...

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Leading GOP moderate opposes plan to move House health bill

Leading GOP moderate opposes plan to move House health bill

Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], April 27 (ANI): A group of USA lawmakers have extended their support to President Donald Trump's plan to replace his predecessor's landmark healthcare scheme. But Representat...

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Danny Shelton says being drafted in National Football League was insane to think about

Danny Shelton says being drafted in National Football League was insane to think about

And they don't have to use any extra picks to move up to get him. The end result of this draft gives the Browns the two players they have been debating: Garrett and Trubisky. North Carolina's Mitc...

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Jury gives death penalty to ambush killer

Following closing arguments and jury instruction, the jury began deliberating at 5:10 p.m. whether to sentence Frein to death or life without parole. He was convicted last week of 12 charges, includin...

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UC Berkeley Will Now Allow Ann Coulter Speech To Take Place

Coulter, however, said the cancellation of her speech was not " rescinded " and that the university added "more burdensome" conditions on her visit. UC Berkeley officials say they were unable to find ...

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Trump vows to back U.S. dairy farmers in Canada trade spat

About 75 farms in Wisconsin have already been told that Grassland Dairy Products of Greenwood will no longer buy their milk starting in less than 30 days. On its website, Alberta Milk says retail pri...

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Blues get faceoff leader back with Paul Stastny

St. Louis eliminated Minnesota, but the underlying numbers were not on the side of the Blues . Pittsburgh scored more goals in fewer games and had a better power play than the Capitals. If you're n...

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Arkansas' set to conclude executions with 4th on Thursday

Arkansas' set to conclude executions with 4th on Thursday

Four inmates have been granted a stay of execution. That would have been the most in such a compressed period since the U.S. Supreme Court reinstated the death penalty in 1976. The state also conducte...

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China Launches First Domestically Constructed Aircraft Carrier

China Launches First Domestically Constructed Aircraft Carrier

The country unveiled its first domestically built aircraft carrier in 2015, but the Wall Street Journal said in 2016 that top USA naval engineers discovered the carrier wouldn't be operational for...

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