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'Everybody' has better health care than the US

Mr Turnbull said Mr Trump was different to former president Barack Obama. "I shouldn't say this to our great gentleman and our friend from Australia because you have better health care than we do"...

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Attorney general announces involuntary manslaughter charges against engineer in deadly Amtrak crash

Eight people died in the accident and more than 200 were injured. Philadelphia prosecutors announced earlier in the week that they couldn't prove Bostian acted with "conscious disregard" when he acc...

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#LetsMakePeace: Trump goes on odd tweetstorm praising Russian Federation - and Rosie O'Donnell

Comey did not say he asked Justice for more money or FBI agents to expand the Russian Federation investigation, as one official told NBC News Wednesday - and as was reported by the New York Tim...

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Trump still in denial Russian ambassador attended White House meeting

Still, Trump's comments about "tapes" - which echoed the secret Watergate recordings made by ousted former President Richard Nixon - immediately drew sharp rebukes from Capitol Hill. Former Deputy Dir...

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'Hardball' Host Chris Matthews Praises Sally Yates...for Being Good-Looking

'Hardball' Host Chris Matthews Praises Sally Yates...for Being Good-Looking

Flynn resigned from his post in February after it was revealed that, contrary to his earlier claims, he had discussed us sanctions on Russia with the Russian ambassador before Trump was inaugurated. M...

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Mom of Ohio boy who killed himself vows he will be heard

Two days before in a restroom at Carson Elementary School, another student grabbed Gabriel and pulled him to the ground, which apparently knocked Gabriel out. 8-year-old Gabriel Taye was described as ...

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UVa announces football series with moving-up-to-FBS Liberty

That's because the Aggies have signed to play Liberty University of Lynchburg, Va., twice a season - as do National Football League intradivisional rivals - for 2018 and 2019. The Monarchs did not h...

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Sean Spicer refuses to deny that Trump is taping White House visitors

The warning appeared to suggest that if Comey gave his version of events, the administration might produce tapes of conversations to counter that, although it was not clear if such tapes exist. "I sai...

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Two days later he killed himself

Gabriel's mother says the school contacted her to say her son had fainted, but it did not tell her about the peer incident, the Inquirer reports. In a statement Friday to ABC News , Cincinnati Publ...

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Three shot dead, including deputy in Arkansas

Three shot dead, including deputy in Arkansas

Arkansas State Police identified the deceased officer as Lt. Kevin C. Mainhart, 46, of the Yell County Sheriff's Department. The women were found dead outside a rural home nearby, Arkansas State ...

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Fox in the Henhouse? Trump May Dump Bush-League Spicer

During an interview with Fox News that was recorded on Friday, Trump denied ever asking Comey to pledge his loyalty, but argued it wouldn't have been inappropriate for him to do so. Russian Presi...

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President Trump launches commission on 'election integrity'

President Trump launches commission on 'election integrity'

The ACRU, which has successfully sued to clean up voter rolls in counties in Texas and MS and is litigating in Philadelphia and in Broward County, Florida, is a leader in the fight against vote fraud....

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How Jeff Sessions' Mandatory Minimums Benefit Private Prisons

How Jeff Sessions' Mandatory Minimums Benefit Private Prisons

With the new guidelines, federal prosecutors are now required to seek the most severe charges carrying the most severe punishment possible , a stark difference from the more cautious, forgiving guide...

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Four shot dead at Ohio nursing home, including new police chief

Four shot dead at Ohio nursing home, including new police chief

The residents have since been moved to local hospitals. Chief Eric Disario, 36, was shot while responding to the active shooter situation. Thorp said DiSario's last radio traffic was that he had t...

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Trump expresses desire to improve relations with Russia

Trump expresses desire to improve relations with Russia

Trump's first face-to-face with a senior Russian official since taking office comes amid a firestorm over Trump's dismissal of Comey , who was overseeing a probe into Russian meddling in the USA elec...

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Teacher accused of kidnapping student will be in court

Teacher accused of kidnapping student will be in court

New details in the Tad Cummins case paint a picture as to how authorities believe the 50-year-old groomed his 15-year-old victim. He also left his wife a note, saying he needed to "clear my mind of al...

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Trump tweets warning to Comey over leaks

Gates, who served under former presidents George W. Bush and Barack ObamaBarack ObamaRobert Gates on Comey: Trump should have had his "ducks in a row" GOP's Amash: Sessions's call for tougher senten...

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Senate Panel Investigates Russian Interference

Senate Panel Investigates Russian Interference

Yates and Clapper's testimony comes after NBC News revealed Monday that former President Barack Obama personally warned Trump against hiring Flynn less than 48 hours after the November election....

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Trump Threatens To Cancel Press Briefings 'For The Sake Of Accuracy'

Trump Threatens To Cancel Press Briefings 'For The Sake Of Accuracy'

The next day, Sanders said the president asked Rosenstein to put his concerns in writing. "So what do we do about that?" "We just don't have them". Reservists commit to serving a minimum of one we...

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Police chief, 2 nursing home employees killed; shooter dead

Police chief, 2 nursing home employees killed; shooter dead

The hostages ran when the shooter fired and they were not harmed. In a statement, Licking County Sheriff Randy Thorp said that the suspected gunman was also found dead. Investigators are still tryin...

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What Trump didn't know or says he didn't about his man Flynn

What Trump didn't know or says he didn't about his man Flynn

Commenting on this conversation on Fox news, President Donald Trump blamed the Obama administration for not vetting Flynn. Spicer said that after the White House first viewed the evidence and ma...

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Coroner reopens case of bullied 8-year-old who killed self

Coroner reopens case of bullied 8-year-old who killed self

The boy, Gabriel Taye, committed suicide at his home two days later, according to the Cincinnati Enquirer . Reynolds' attorneys say she didn't learn her son, Gabriel Taye, was bullied until they sa...

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Sean Spicer: Trump will not announce Paris climate decision until after G7

The Paris agreement would bind countries to cut greenhouse emissions on a country-by-country basis. Trump will "not be making an announcement regarding that agreement until after he returns from the...

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President Trump signs religious liberty executive order

President Trump signs religious liberty executive order

He has mixed feelings about President Donald Trump's executive order on Promoting Free Speech and Religious Liberty. "As an institution, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has been and re...

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Conyers and Cummings want to hear Trump's dinner tapes

His sudden and brazen firing of Comey - who was leading a probe into the Trump campaign's possible Russian Federation ties - drew immediate comparisons to Nixon's "Saturday Night Massacre", when the b...

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Officer Who Fatally Shot 15-Year-Old Jordan Edwards Fired

The Balch Springs police officer, who has been identified as Roy Oliver, was sacked after an an internal affairs investigation concluded he violated multiple department policies . The intersection of...

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Kentucky governor says multiple fatalities from plane crash

Kentucky governor says multiple fatalities from plane crash

Calls from residents in the area near the crash scene were also received by Christian County 911 reporting a plane had gone down. Miller said the owner had several acres and the plane was located in a...

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Sessions' predecessor slams sentencing policy

Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Friday instructed federal prosecutors to "pursue the most serious, readily provable offense" in criminal trials, a departure from Obama-era policies that gave prosec...

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Amtrak engineer in deadly 2015 crash charged with involuntary manslaughter

Pennsylvania's top prosecutor has charged a speeding Amtrak engineer with causing a catastrophe, eight counts of involuntary manslaughter and other crimes in a 2015 derailment that came after he accel...

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Yates' testimony echoes a question: What did the president know?

Later that day, at the White House, she told him there was an alarming discrepancy between how Trump officials, including Pence, were characterizing Flynn's contacts with Kislyak and what intelligence...

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Trump Says Wants to Move Quickly to Nominate New FBI Director

CNN said Comey is "not anxious about any tapes" Trump may have, citing an unnamed source familiar with the matter. It is likely Mr Comey will be asked about the Russian Federation probe and possibly...

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Engineer in deadly 2015 Amtrak crash charged with manslaughter

Philadelphia prosecutors had declined to press criminal charges as Friday's two-year deadline approached. Shapiro approved a felony charge of risking or causing a catastrophe and a string of misdeme...

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HRC Calls For Special Prosecutor Following Comey Firing

HRC Calls For Special Prosecutor Following Comey Firing

Rod Rosenstein could be making more than $1 million a year right now working at the law firm of his choice. While White House officials - including Vice President Mike Pence - initially said Trump's d...

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Former U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown Convicted Of Stealing From Phony Charity

Former U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown Convicted Of Stealing From Phony Charity

After the verdict, Brown exited the federal courthouse in unusual silence and in locked arms with Bishop Rudolph McKissick Sr. - who presides over one of the city's most prominent black churches and o...

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UK government in dark over who behind cyber attack

The attack, according to the source, allegedly came from cybercriminal group APT28, a group that is also known as Fancy Bear. Hospitals and clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) in London, Blackpool,...

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