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8 charged with involuntary manslaughter in Penn State hazing death

Multiple fraternity brothers allegedly disregarded a fellow member who urged them to seek medical help, informing him the situation was "under control" and ultimately told him to leave. The Chicago ...

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Key takeaways from FBI Director James Comey's hearing on Capitol Hill

Key takeaways from FBI Director James Comey's hearing on Capitol Hill

Comey said he welcomed the review. "OK", Grassley said. "Well, I hope to show you those inconsistencies". Sending the letter to Congress about the Clinton probe less than two weeks before the elec...

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Prescott woman reported missing in northwestern Montana

Prescott woman reported missing in northwestern Montana

Searchers have been working day and night to find Connelly, a graduate of Oak Park-River Forest High School in Oak Park, Illinois. Madeline's family says there's nothing she enjoys more than explori...

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Top Utah Republicans attend Trump signing of Bears Ears order

Top Utah Republicans attend Trump signing of Bears Ears order

The fear on the part of some environmentalists and administration critics regarding the review is that it could be a step toward rescinding or altering their designation as federally protected monume...

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May Day rallies across United States target Donald Trump's immigration policy

In Los Angeles , dozens of pro-Trump protesters stood across from a large crowd of May Day marchers, waving American flags and blasting patriotic songs. "There's a real galvanization of all the groups...

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Georgia wildfire: evacuations ordered though many stay put

The fire has burned roughly 220 square miles (570 square kilometers) since a lightning strike ignited the blaze April 6 inside the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge . She says the fire has crossed ...

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Liberal claims victory in South Korea presidential election

Liberal claims victory in South Korea presidential election

The new administration will also likely reopen the Kaesong Industrial Complex, an inter-Korean industrial park located in North Korea, which was shut down previous year by former President Park to inc...

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Don't let America down on health care, Trump tells Senate Republicans

Susan Collins (R-Maine) saying on ABC News' "This Week" that they'd be "starting from scratch" on a new measure. They don't think we're citizens with obligations to one another. The losers are up to 2...

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Penn State fraternity members charged in hazing death of sophomore Timothy Piazza

Police have said hazing and excessive drinking at the Beta Theta Pi chapter house on February 2 may have contributed to the 19-year-old sophomore engineering student's death. Piazza tried to get up ...

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Muslim ban language suddenly disappears from Trump campaign website after Spicer questioned

Muslim ban language suddenly disappears from Trump campaign website after Spicer questioned

The outcome is likely to be appealed to the Supreme Court. (AP Photo/Steve McMillan). People protest outside the federal courthouse in Richmond, Va., Monday, May 8, 2017 . According to the US Justi...

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Visa program touted by Kushners has fraught political history

Visa program touted by Kushners has fraught political history

The reports said Kushner's sister was in China drumming up investment for a Kushner family project in New Jersey. The company owned by Jared Kushner's family apologized on Monday for touting the...

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Teacher accused of kidnapping teen in court in Tennessee

Teacher accused of kidnapping teen in court in Tennessee

A tip from a property caretaker in Northern California where they were staying helped lead to Cummins' arrest and the girl's recovery. Thomas was the subject of a nationwide amber alert when she dis...

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Could The Health Care Vote Cost Republicans The House Majority?

For approval, the bill will need 51 Senate votes. "There should be no barrier to coverage for pre-existing conditions as long as people enroll and pay their premiums". Now that Republicans in the Hous...

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Patagonia Threatens to Sue White House Over National Monument Order

Patagonia Threatens to Sue White House Over National Monument Order

The fear on the part of some environmentalists and administration critics regarding the review is that it could be a step toward rescinding or altering their designation as federally protected monume...

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Trump signs order to reverse Obama's ban on Arctic drilling

In late December, he used the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to bar energy exploration off part of the Atlantic coast and in large swaths of the Beaufort and Chukchi seas in Alaska. In preparatio...

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Paul Ryan visits NY school run by charter advocate

Paul Ryan visits NY school run by charter advocate

An estimate from the left-leaning Center for American Progress - cited by Mayor Bill de Blasio - found that a million city residents could lose their health insurance, if the plan is adopted. She said...

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Trump in-laws promote thorny visa-for-sale program in China

EB-5, the much-criticized visa program , allows foreigners to win fast-track immigration in return for investing $500,000 in USA properties. Jared, 36, is senior adviser and son-in-law of US Pres...

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Penn State Fraternity Death: 18 Charged Over Pledge Timothy Piazza's Fatal Fall

According to the grand jury report, searches made on a brother's phone included "falling asleep after a head injury" and "cold extremities in drunk person". Eight frat brothers at Beta Theta Pi and...

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Man guilty of killing missing Northern California girl

Man guilty of killing missing Northern California girl

DNA on the jeans lead investigators to Garcia-Torres, who - according to the Chronicle - lived just seven miles from Sierra, though he told authorities they never met. Soon after her disappearance, ...

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Family of Serial Street Shooter's first alleged victim speaks out

Family of Serial Street Shooter's first alleged victim speaks out

The family of accused Serial Street Shooter Aaron Saucedo's first alleged victim is speaking with 12 News nearly two years after his death. The majority of Saucedo's alleged attacks took place a...

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Trump to delay decision on Paris climate agreement until after summit

Pro-exit elements in the administration have argued that this text would make it hard to cut the US's emissions reduction target and may even be used by environmentalists to challenge Trump's attempts...

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Suspect in Slaying of Delaware Trooper Shot, Killed During Standoff

Sarah Adkins, 18, who lives with her parents on the same street where the suspect was barricaded, said that shortly after arriving home early Thursday afternoon, she started hearing sporadic gunfire t...

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Judge agrees to toss Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction

Judge agrees to toss Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction

Quinn III in a statement, noting that several state and federal courts have rejected legal principle upon which Hernandez's attorneys made the request. The ruling comes almost three weeks after Hernan...

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US Navy ship collides with South Korean fishing boat

US Navy ship collides with South Korean fishing boat

The fishing boat, who reportedly carried six crew members, is on its way to return to a port at Guryongpo, North Gyeongsang Province, said the CFC. The U.S. American warships in the Vinson Strike Gr...

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Trump signs executive order that could allow new drilling off California Coast

The President stated that the order initiates "opening offshore areas to job-creating energy exploration", which reverses an Obama Administration Arctic leasing ban. Since taking office, he has fill...

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The shocking final hours of Penn State pledge Timothy Piazza's life

The Beta Theta Pi fraternity had a history of hazing and heavy drinking, and the grand jury investigation documented several other cases, including another incident where a student fell and suffered...

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Obama warned Trump about hiring Michael Flynn

Obama warned Trump about hiring Michael Flynn

Pence said in January that Flynn denied those calls involved sanctions placed on Russian Federation by the Obama administration in response to its election meddling. Pence vouched for Flynn in telev...

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EC dismisses AAP's EVM demo, says prototype machines used not real ones

Before Bhardwaj's demonstration, Kejriwal tweeted, "Saurabh Bhardwaj will reveal the truth behind a big conspiracy in the country". "The EC said that any "'look-alike" machine is just a different gadg...

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Donald Trump's 'Muslim ban' campaign remarks in legal question

A federal judge in Maryland who blocked the revised travel ban in March cited Trump's comments as evidence that the executive order is a realization of Trump's promised Muslim ban. Facing intense ques...

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Chelsea Manning Releases 1st Statement Since Clemency Win

Chelsea Manning Releases 1st Statement Since Clemency Win

She served almost seven years of her 35-year sentence, which was reduced in a commutation order by former President Barack Obama in one of his last acts before leaving office in January. She was acqui...

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Raul Labrador joins Idaho governor's race

Raul Labrador joins Idaho governor's race

On Tuesday, Labrador joined three other Republicans to replace incumbent Gov. In 2014, a little while before the majority leader race, Labrador was the chair of a chaotic state party convention that...

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Senate Dems ask GOP to drop their plan to repeal 'Obamacare'

Senate Dems ask GOP to drop their plan to repeal 'Obamacare'

House Speaker Paul Ryan said he isn't anxious about the possibility of Republicans losing congressional seats in the 2018 midterm elections in a voter backlash to the bill to replace the Affordable Ca...

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Abedin didn't send as many emails as Comey said

Rosenstein's position on Comey, which Sessions said he backed, also blasted the now-fired director for announcing 11 days before the November election that the Federal Bureau of Investigation was re...

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Rep. Rod Blum hosts Town Hall in Dubuque

Rep. Rod Blum hosts Town Hall in Dubuque

With his wife and daughter in the crowd, people in the prescreened crowd shouted at Blum throughout the evening, complaining that he started late, that he didn't immediately start answering questions ...

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MVC invites Valparaiso to join the league, effective July 1

MVC invites Valparaiso to join the league, effective July 1

It's also known that the Valley made visits to Nebraska-Omaha Mavericks and Wisconsin-Milwaukee , and there were rumors that North Dakota State, South Dakota State , Belmont , and even UMKC were bein...

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