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If the Trump Tapes Exist, Members of Congress Intend to Hear Them

If the Trump Tapes Exist, Members of Congress Intend to Hear Them

But Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told NBC's " Meet the Press " program on Sunday there is no question that "the Russians were playing around in our electoral processes". Clinton for violations o...

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Syrian government denies United States allegations of mass killings

According to the United Nations and credible human rights organizations, the Syrian civil war has claimed more than 400,000 lives, many of which are civilians. Associated Press writer Zeina Karam in B...

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Trump Eases Political Restrictions on Religious Institutions in New Executive Order

Trump Eases Political Restrictions on Religious Institutions in New Executive Order

It sends the message that the IRS won't be held accountable by this administration for continuing to turn a blind eye to even blatant examples of politicking by churches and other religious organizati...

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2 killed in Teterboro Airport crash

A Learjet 35 crashed Monday as it approached a runway at Teterboro Airport in New Jersey , the Federal Aviation Administration said. The Port Authority of NY and New Jersey and FAA said the Lear ...

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Penn State frat members appear in court in pledge's death

Penn State frat members appear in court in pledge's death

After reading through the 81-page court document-that is largely based on surveillance video tape from inside the fraternity house and text messages between brothers-it's clear that the fraternity bro...

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Workers Take Jefferson Davis Statue Off Its Pedestal In New Orleans

Workers Take Jefferson Davis Statue Off Its Pedestal In New Orleans

The 6-foot tall bronze statue was removed by workers using green plastic and yellow straps, CNN reported . We must always remember our history and learn from it. The controversial statue is the sec...

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NASCAR at Kansas Speedway: Why You Should Care

Truex pulled away from Ryan Blaney and Kevin Harvick on a late restart Saturday night in Kansas City, Kan ., winning the NASCAR Cup Series race that he seemed to dominate every year without reaching ...

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Protesters spell out 'Resist!' at Trump golf course near LA

Protesters spell out 'Resist!' at Trump golf course near LA

Trump National Golf Club Los Angeles had some unexpected visitors on Saturday. Peter Warren, a member of Indivisible San Pedro , explained to local news channel CBS2 that the protest was calli...

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National security adviser denies Trump revealed classified information to Russians

National security adviser denies Trump revealed classified information to Russians

Trump is said to have described how the Islamic State was pursuing elements of a specific plot and how much harm that an attack of that magnitude could cause. Instead, the article explained that Mr Tr...

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Boston Red Sox ban fan after racist comments

Boston Red Sox ban fan after racist comments

Orioles general manager and former Red Sox GM Dan Duquette spoke before Wednesday's game at Fenway Park on the growing feud between the two clubs, and he wasn't shy about where the blame should fall...

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Fox News' Bill Shine Ousted, Onlookers Rejoice (Or Lament)

Fox News' Bill Shine Ousted, Onlookers Rejoice (Or Lament)

Bill Shine is out as co-president of Fox News, and the consequences for the network are dire. It is being reported that after the firing of Fox News co-President Bill Shine , Sean Hannity is loo...

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Appeals court set to hear arguments on Trump's revised travel ban

Appeals court set to hear arguments on Trump's revised travel ban

It's the first time an appeals court is hearing arguments on the revised travel ban, which is likely destined for the U.S. Supreme Court . "In the Maryland case", the Los Angeles Times wrote ...

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National Ad Buy Boosts House GOPers Who Supported Obamacare Repeal Bill

National Ad Buy Boosts House GOPers Who Supported Obamacare Repeal Bill

Asked if she could support the House version, Collins says: "The House bill is not going to come before us". Mick Mulvaney, Mr Trump's budget director, also said the version that gets to the preside...

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Rep. Watson Coleman Statement on Attorney General Sessions' Guidance to Federal Prosecutors

The Obama administration, which led a bipartisan push for more lenient and flexible sentencing laws, presided over the first decline in the federal prison population in a generation. Some involved in ...

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Trump warns against leaks, threatens press briefings in tweet storm

Nor should he have, he said , because the issue is Federal Bureau of Investigation territory. "I$3 t is a crime to intimidate or threaten any potential witness with the intent to influence, delay, or...

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Syrian Regime Built Crematorium Outside Damascus

The Syrian regime, Jones said, "has treated opposition forces and unarmed civilians as one and the same", continuing to "systematically abduct and torture civilian detainees, often beating, electroc...

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East finals trip on line as Wizards, C's head to Game 7

The difference in Game 6 was just a point as Washington defeated the Celtics 91-92, but it may have been the most important point of the series , according to the Boston Herald. The Celtics w...

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Clapper: US govt 'under assault' by Trump after Comey firing

The No. 2 Democrat in the Senate, Richard Durbin, went further on Friday and said Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein should appoint an independent special prosecutor to pursue possible criminal ...

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US Senate Democrats may refuse to vote on Trump FBI pick: Schumer

Trump reportedly relayed information from a critical source of intelligence on the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria when meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Russian Ambassador to th...

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Trump denies he asked Comey for loyalty, threatens to cancel press briefings

He told CNN's Jake Tapper this morning, "Both externally- and that's the big news here is the Russian interference in our election system- and I think as well our institutions are under assault in...

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Trump's frustrations are boiling over after Comey dismissal

The White House initially said Trump was compelled to fire Comey by a critical memo from the deputy attorney general on the director's handling of last year's investigation into Hillary Clinton's emai...

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Trump Defends Spicer, Comey Firing, Blasts "Unfair" Media Coverage

An official familiar with the matter told Reuters that Comey had agreed in principle to testify behind closed doors at some point. "He keeps a very robust schedule", Spicer said. Almost two-thirds (...

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Here are the 14 candidates under consideration for FBI director

The next director will immediately be confronted with oversight of an FBI investigation into possible coordination between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign, an inquiry the bureau's acting hea...

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Video footage captured Penn State frat's behavior as a pledge was dying

Prosecutors accuse the defendants of trying to orchestrate a cover up and waited to call 911 to help Piazza nearly 12 hours after he faced extreme alcohol hazing and fell down the fraternity's basemen...

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'Flynn was compromised by Russia'

'Flynn was compromised by Russia'

His defense of timeline of Flynn's dismissal comes one day after Yates revealed during a dramatic Senate hearing that she delivered dire warnings to the White House counsel that Flynn was compromise...

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GRAPHIC: Man carries woman's severed head and knife into grocery store

The Clackamas County Sheriff's Office says Webb killed his mother at their rural home, but it did not provide more details. Police discovered a woman's body 10 miles away, and investigators say ...

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Chibok campaign says 113 girls remain missing

Also its vehicles were used to transport the freed girls to Nigerian officials at Baki, in Borno state. The group representing the families of the girls said they were awaiting direct confirmation f...

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Trump says he might release his taxes 'after I'm out of office'

Trump has often said he can't release his tax returns because he is under an IRS audit, although he has yet to show proof of it. In addition to the Florida estate and the beauty pageant, the lawy...

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Iowa Ag Secretary May Take Position at USDA

Iowa Ag Secretary May Take Position at USDA

In addition to working as a talk radio host, he served as a professor of economics at Morningside College in Sioux City, Iowa, and made an unsuccessful run for the U.S. Catherine Woteki, who earned he...

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Four-star center Jeremiah Tilmon signs with Missouri

Four-star center Jeremiah Tilmon signs with Missouri

East St. Louis (Ill.) High center Jeremiah Tilmon has signed with the Missouri men's basketball team, the school announced Monday. Tilmon is ranked among the nation's Top 50 recruits by ESPN, Rival...

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West Virginia reporter arrested while questioning US health secretary

West Virginia reporter arrested while questioning US health secretary

Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price defended the West Virginia Capitol police after they arrested a journalist for "aggressively" asking him questions at the West Virginia state capitol bu...

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Supreme Court rejects appeal over NC voter ID law

The law was criticized for enacting rules that appeared created to sideline African American voters, such as reducing the time period for early voting, prohibiting voters from registering on the day o...

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Authorities: Jet crashes at small airport near New York City

The FAA confirmed that the Learjet 35 was coming in from Philadelphia when it crashed on approach to runway at Teterboro Airport, around three miles from Hackensack, at around 3.30pm. Emergency respon...

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Trump is reportedly considering a massive White House shakeup

Donald Trump has been reportedly considering a "purge" of top staff in the White House. A White House official defended McFarland, who is set to become USA ambassador to Singapore. The Telegraph, c...

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France's new president wastes no time: names PM, sees Merkel

During the presidential election he campaigned for Alain Juppe - the former Republican prime minister was beaten by Fillon in their party's primary. Wolfgang Ischinger, chairman of the Munich Securi...

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