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Crawfish are in demand right during Mardi Gras

Crawfish are in demand right during Mardi Gras

Fat Tuesday parades will kick off with the Order of Athena at 10:30 A.M. Tonight, though, the weekly promotion will feature "lots of Mardi Gras beads and festive décor", owner Jeff Filosa says. Mardi ...

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Longmont weather: HIgh of 39 with a chance of snow

The main threats will be large hail and damaging winds. Skies clear Wednesday , with sunny, but cold conditions with a high near 39 degrees and wind chill values as low as zero degrees. Mostly clou...

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'Nobody Knew' Healthcare Is Complicated

'Nobody Knew' Healthcare Is Complicated

Trump told the insurers that his changes would include expanded healthcare savings accounts, which are tax-free savings accounts typically used with high-deductible insurance plans, and the sale of he...

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Local Lawmakers and Leaders Show Support of Jewish Community Center

Local Lawmakers and Leaders Show Support of Jewish Community Center

According to Katsuyama, she was at the ADL to discuss other bomb threats when the threat was phoned in. These threats are part of a nationwide trend over the last couple of months. Per the group ...

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Lockheed, Northrop, Raytheon Rally As Trump Seeks Defense Budget Boost

Lockheed, Northrop, Raytheon Rally As Trump Seeks Defense Budget Boost

Donald Trump is ordering a $54 billion (£43 billion) surge in defence spending at the expense of environmental and foreign aid programmes as he tries to make good on the populist programme that propel...

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Nobody knew health care could be so complicated

Nobody knew health care could be so complicated

President Donald Trump promised Monday to replace the Affordable Care Act with "extraordinary" health care that will be "better than any other country anywhere in the world". The White House on Sunday...

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Pine-Richland transgender students can use bathroom of choice, federal judge rules

Pine-Richland transgender students can use bathroom of choice, federal judge rules

Juliet Evancho is the sister of Jackie Evancho, who sang the US national anthem at Trump's inauguration in January, and weighed in on his decision last week, making a request on social network Twitter...

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Possible rain Monday night, risk for severe weather Wednesday

Occasional showers will move through Tuesday ahead of a warm front. The National Weather Service's Storm Prediction Center has placed the area in an " enhanced risk ", level three of five, for sever...

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Jimenez: Trump's immigration policies follow unsafe path

Ominous Department of Homeland Security (DHS) memos have been released indicating a zealous drive to create a crushing momentum in ramping up the deportation machine. Authorities often will make err...

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Peabody murder suspect due in Mass. court Tuesday

Peabody murder suspect due in Mass. court Tuesday

According to the CBS affiliate in Boston , another suspect, Michael Hebb, was arrested Tuesday and charged with first-degree murder in the deaths of Mark Greenlaw and Jennifer O'Connor at a home in M...

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Oops moment at grand finale, this time at the Oscars

Oops moment at grand finale, this time at the Oscars

Kezia Warouw of Indonesia prepares to answer a question from host Steve Harvey after making it to the top 13 in the Miss Universe 2016 competition Monday, Jan. "Unlike my situation, almost four minute...

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'Moonlight' nabs first Oscar, Trump and Streep center stage

'Moonlight' nabs first Oscar, Trump and Streep center stage

La La Land led all films at the Oscars with six wins, including Best Actress for Emma Stone and Best Director for Damien Chazelle. Someone at the Academy must have accidentally printed an extra...

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White House bars news organisations including BBC and CNN from press briefing

The Hill reported that its own publication, The Los Angeles Times , BuzzFeed News , the BBC , the Daily Mail and the New York Daily News were also prohibited from entering the briefing. "I g...

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President Donald Trump Will Not Attend White House Correspondents' Dinner

President Donald Trump Will Not Attend White House Correspondents' Dinner

The action follows protests that erupted at airports in response to the Trump administration's travel ban, which closed the U.S. borders to people from seven predominantly Muslim countries. Jonathan...

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Keith Ellison loses to Tom Perez as DNC chair

He said that the Democratic Party he is aiming to restore is that of the late senators Henry "Scoop" Jackson, Daniel Patrick Moynihan and Ted Kennedy, and former President Bill Clinton. Beyond their...

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ADL headquarters in NY hit with bomb threat

Officers went through each floor and reopened the area at around 7 p.m. Jewish Community Centers and day schools in at least a dozen states received threats, according to the JCC Association of Nort...

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Asian stocks drop, yen advances before Trump speech to Congress

Asian stocks drop, yen advances before Trump speech to Congress

Copper edged up and oil futures ticked up for a second day on reports of high compliance to the OPEC production cut agreement, while gold traded with negative bias. The yen was at 112.69 per dollar as...

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Donald Trump vows major military buildup

The pranksters passed 1,000 red-white-and-blue Russian flags before Donald Trump's speech at the conservative confab in Maryland on Friday. During his remarks, Trump said that in a matter of day...

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Severe Weather in Forecast for Tuesday Night; Tornadoes Possible

A cold front will push through the area Wednesday ending the storm threat and ushering in colder air. There is potential for 60 miles per hour wind gusts and penny-sized hail, forecasters say. T...

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Muhammad Ali Jr. Speaks on Detainment: 'I'm Not American?'

Muhammad Ali Jr. Speaks on Detainment: 'I'm Not American?'

The Customs folks owe a much better explanation about why Muhammad Ali Jr. and his wife were detained at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport earlier this month. "It's like history is repea...

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Break the NFL Combine 40 record, win your own island

Break the NFL Combine 40 record, win your own island

Now, adidas has decided that if someone can beat Johnson's record in their cleats, it will gift them an island all to their own. Adidas has made a decision to try and spice up the 40 yard dash eve...

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Donald Trump to Governors: We're Giving Power Back to the States

Donald Trump to Governors: We're Giving Power Back to the States

But he acknowledged the subject matter, is, well, pretty hard. "It's an unbelievably complex subject", Trump said at a meeting of the country's GOP governors in Washington , D.C., according to ...

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A least 1 dead after small plane crashes into a California home

A least 1 dead after small plane crashes into a California home

The plane collided with two homes, Riverside Police Lt. Charles Payne said. Shannon Flores, a teacher at an elementary school about three blocks away, said she saw the plane out her classroom window...

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Cloudy, 50-degree day likely in Lancaster County; thunderstorms possible midweek

South southwest wind 5 to 10 miles per hour. Monday: Partly cloudy with a low around 54. Only just over half an inch of rainfall is excepted for Wednesday . SSW wind 15-25 miles per hour with gus...

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Deputies, trooper fatally shoot armed man who shot at Sabal Pipeline

Deputies, trooper fatally shoot armed man who shot at Sabal Pipeline

A man was shot and killed by law enforcement in Citrus County this morning after he allegedly shot at the Sabal Pipeline and led authorities on a vehicle chase. No deputies were injured. As deputies r...

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House Intel Chair On Trump-Russia Evidence: 'There's Nothing There'

The story relied on communications that were intercepted by US law enforcement and intelligence agencies. Durbin said US allies are asking about Russian influence in the election, adding that one Po...

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Auto drives off parking garage, lands in building

Auto drives off parking garage, lands in building

The vehicle flipped and landed upside down, causing the roof of the restaurant to cave in. The vehicle plunged seven stories and landed on a hardware store in Houston . "Terry [the general manager]...

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House Dems Rally Protesters For Trump's Upcoming Speech Before Congress

Such a tone would strike a contrast with his inauguration address, marked by gloomy warnings about the country's economic decay and rampant crime which he vowed to fix. February 28 is sure to be a b...

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Investigation uncovers illegally cast ballots

Husted's OH investigation did not examine voting by felons or voting in place of deceased persons, which have both been cited by Trump as other sources of voter fraud . It will also request they canc...

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Trump bashes Federal Bureau of Investigation for not stopping leaks to media

USA intelligence agencies have also concluded that Russian Federation meddled in the campaign to help Trump defeat Democrat Hillary Clinton. Earlier this month, the FBI's deputy director reportedly...

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The FCC basically just approved AT&T and Time Warner's giant merger

Along with citing existing FTC privacy rules, Pai has previously stated a belief that all companies in the online space should be subject to the same set of rules. According to the spokesman, Pai be...

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Minnesota officer pleads not guilty in shooting death of Philando Castile

Minnesota officer pleads not guilty in shooting death of Philando Castile

St. Anthony Officer Jeronimo Yanez entered his plea Monday in a brief hearing after being charged in November 2016 with second-degree manslaughter and two counts of unsafe discharge of a firearm. Th...

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House Intel Panel: No Evidence of Trump Campaign Ties to Russian Federation

House Intel Panel: No Evidence of Trump Campaign Ties to Russian Federation

The FBI interviewed former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn about his communications with Russia's ambassador to the United States during the transition. "What I'm concerned about is no one is ...

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Town hall meeting will focus on possible repeal of Affordable Care Act

Town hall meeting will focus on possible repeal of Affordable Care Act

A Medicaid Health Care analyst told the Governors the House plan for health care reform would leave tens of thousands of Americans without insurance in most states. "The Republican bill raises familie...

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Feds reportedly drop opposition to Texas voter ID law

The lawyers also argued that Texas Republicans took advantage of an "extraordinary degree of procedural irregularities" during the 2011 legislative session to address "a almost nonexistent problem", a...

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