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Hawaii files challenge to Trump's new travel order

Hawaii files challenge to Trump's new travel order

U.S. District Judge Derrick Watson granted the state's request to continue with the case and set a hearing for March 15 - the day before Mr. Trump's order is due to go into effect. Finally, the stat...

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Lindsey Graham Says He Will "Look Into" Trump's Wiretapping Claims

The House and Senate intelligence committees, and the FBI, are investigating contacts between Trump's campaign and Russian officials, as well as whether Moscow tried to influence the 2016 election. I ...

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Senator Warner on GOP Health Care Plan

Senator Warner on GOP Health Care Plan

The GOP plan would repeal the law's unpopular fines on people who don't carry health insurance and would replace income-based subsidies the law provides to help millions of Americans pay premiums with...

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Trump's impeachment tweet? Sad

Trump derived his data from the Office of the Director of National Intelligence , but inaccurately cited the timeline. An overwhelming majority of the men who recidivated were transferred under...

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Melania Trump at International Women's Day Luncheon: Photos You Need to See

Melania Trump at International Women's Day Luncheon: Photos You Need to See

Last week, President Donald Trump said that Melania was going to focus her efforts on women's issues and difficulties. The current rating is also more than double where her rating was almost a year ag...

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ID to premiere

ID to premiere "Casey Anthony: An American Murder Mystery"

George's "heart hurts even more now", the parents said. Casey Anthony has thought about having another child in the nine years since Caylee Anthony's death. The source added that Cindy and Geo...

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AT&T Customers In Montgomery County Unable to Make 911 Calls

AT&T Customers In Montgomery County Unable to Make 911 Calls

Round Rock police say the outage is statewide. AT&T customers across North Texas reported issues reaching 911 on Wednesday. If you're located in a different county call the number for your local pol...

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Evacuations lifted for Highlands residents in Reno County

Evacuations lifted for Highlands residents in Reno County

Clark and Comanche counties are the hardest hit, with around 351,000 acres in Clark County and 151,000 in Comanche County that have burned. "The area that remains closed is still considered unsafe d...

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Diaper Theft Case One For The Books

Diaper Theft Case One For The Books

During a news conference Tuesday morning, police identified the suspects as Jason Havel, 42, Appleton, and John Forbes, 52, Neenah. Two Wisconsin men are facing theft charges for allegedly stealing ...

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At Least Six People Have Died In Plains Wildfires

At Least Six People Have Died In Plains Wildfires

Forecasters said conditions were also ripe for fires in Iowa, Missouri and Nebraska. He says she died of smoke inhalation. "We know there are animal death losses and the Texas Animal Health Comm...

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Representative Cummings to meet with Trump about drug prices

Representative Cummings to meet with Trump about drug prices

Trump tweeted yesterday he is developing "a new system" to cut drug prices and promote competition in the pharmaceutical industry. Trump then accused him of backing out of the meeting during a recen...

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GOP Sen. Susan Collins: House Healthcare Bill Dead-On-Arrival In Senate

GOP Sen. Susan Collins: House Healthcare Bill Dead-On-Arrival In Senate

It will now go to the Republican-controlled Senate where it is expected to pass. "We have this bill to chill and handcuff protests made by racial minorities", Thomas said, suggesting the measure rep...

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Senate votes to kill BLM planning rule; Trump is expected to sign

Senate votes to kill BLM planning rule; Trump is expected to sign

Republicans have taken advantage of a seldom-used law known as the Congressional Review Act to overturn the BLM 2.0 rule as well as other recently enacted regulations with simple majorities in both ...

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Trump taps Francisco for Solicitor General post

Trump taps Francisco for Solicitor General post

Francisco's nomination as the next solicitor general - the Justice Department position responsible for representing the executive branch in Supreme Court matters - is the latest development in discuss...

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Eric Garcetti '88 wins second term as LA Mayor

Eric Garcetti '88 wins second term as LA Mayor

As author D.J. Waldie recently told the Los Angeles Times , "Longtime residents of Los Angeles have in their collective imagination an image of what the city should look like and how they should live ...

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Stephen King mocks Trump's wiretapping claims with hilarious three-tweet horror story

Stephen King mocks Trump's wiretapping claims with hilarious three-tweet horror story

Spicer reiterated that the intelligence committees in both chambers need to investigate both Trump's wiretapping allegation and the leaks coming out of the White House. "This is a storyline that has...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation director makes Patriots joke in addressing 'controversial' issue during Boston visit

Any decision on whether Comey stays or goes, would not be his alone, however. The fill in the empty slot that Comey left, FBI General Counsel James Baker has agreed to talk about the FBI/Apple battl...

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Jeff Sessions' Russia ties in spotlight at confirmation hearing for deputy pick

Jeff Sessions' Russia ties in spotlight at confirmation hearing for deputy pick

Several top-level Democrats are calling for Sessions to resign over the error. Following Attorney General Jeff Sessions' decision to recuse himself from any investigation into Russian involvemen...

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The Hidden Meaning Behind Hillary Clinton's Pantsuit

The Hidden Meaning Behind Hillary Clinton's Pantsuit

Almost four months to the day after her election loss, Hillary Clinton took the stage once again to give a speech about empowering girls - and to make fun of what she's been doing since November 8. "W...

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Chance the Rapper Pledges To Give $1 Million To Public Schools

Chance the Rapper Pledges To Give $1 Million To Public Schools

He announced Monday that he is donating $1 million to Chicago Public Schools to support arts and enrichment programming. One day after Grammy Award victor Chance The Rapper gave the Chicago Public S...

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"I am at peace:" San Antonio man executed in Huntsville

He was declared dead at 11:06 p.m., 29 minutes after he was given the injection of pentobarbital. Ruiz accepted the job and was set to slay the victim at a restaurant in the city of San Antonio. Two...

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Paterson Mayor Joey Torres Facing Corruption Charges; Press Conference Today

Paterson Mayor Joey Torres Facing Corruption Charges; Press Conference Today

The Attorney General's office said in a news release that, at Torres' request between July 2014 and April 2015, the three public works employees did work or assigned subordinates to do work at a priva...

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Kawhi Leonard goes peak Kawhi to lead Spurs past the Rockets

Kawhi Leonard goes peak Kawhi to lead Spurs past the Rockets

Just like during the recent National Football League season, when Pittsburgh Steelers kicker Chris Boswell was randomly chosen for a drug test days after kicking six field goals in a game. Kawhi Leo...

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Unanimous Senate calls on Trump to act on threats to Jewish centers

Unanimous Senate calls on Trump to act on threats to Jewish centers

More than 100 such threats have been made recently to Jewish facilities in 33 states since the start of the year. Bomb threats were called in to four Anti-Defamation League offices-in Atlanta, Bost...

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Sen. Tim Kaine's son arrested while protesting Trump rally at Minnesota capitol

Sen. Tim Kaine's son arrested while protesting Trump rally at Minnesota capitol

Kaine and his four companions were apprehended by St. Paul police less than a block from the capitol building. Linders says Kaine and four others allegedly chanted and lit fireworks inside the capit...

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The Statue of Liberty goes dark due to 'technical glitch'

The Statue of Liberty goes dark due to 'technical glitch'

No official explanation of why the statue went dark have been released by the U.S. National Park Service. But for now, numerous people-ourselves included-are reading it as a powerful symbolic show of ...

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'Fearless Girl' Is Now Staring Down Wall Street's Iconic Charging Bull

'Fearless Girl' Is Now Staring Down Wall Street's Iconic Charging Bull

The statue is a fearless girl facing down Wall Street's famous charging bull , and the statement is meant to be a powerful one, according to The Huffington Post . For her part, Kristin Visbal, the...

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Gonzaga, Saint Mary's give WCC marquee final

Gonzaga, Saint Mary's give WCC marquee final

Then again, Vitale seemed immensely impressed with Gonzaga's huge center, Przemek Karnowski, who had 15 points and 10 rebounds. The Bulldogs were able to share the ball and the minutes as five playe...

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Top US Marine strongly criticizes nude photo-sharing network

Top US Marine strongly criticizes nude photo-sharing network

Alvis said the Corps is "deeply concerned about allegations regarding the derogatory online comments and sharing of salacious photographs in a closed website". Brennan told Marine Corps Times ther...

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Detroit area could see 50 miles per hour wind gusts today

Detroit area could see 50 miles per hour wind gusts today

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Strong south winds are expected today with the stronger winds west of Interstate 35. Chance of precipitation is 40 percent. Partly sunny, with a high near 48. ...

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Stirewalt: GOP Plays Small Ball on ObamaCare

Stirewalt: GOP Plays Small Ball on ObamaCare

The bills drafted by two House committees would replace the federal insurance subsidies provided by Obamacare with individual tax credits and grants that, the Republicans say, will help stat...

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United States man stalks Indian families in park, accuses them of stealing jobs

United States man stalks Indian families in park, accuses them of stealing jobs

Amidst reports of rampant hate crimes, including killings of India-origin people in the United States (US), a shocking video published by an anti-immigration website featuring Indian families relaxing...

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A day without women in the restaurant industry?

Wednesday is International Women's Day , a day observed worldwide as a way to empower women and improve women's rights. While some are planning to publish content about it, others have made a decis...

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Wyden Demands Release of White House Visitor Logs

Wyden Demands Release of White House Visitor Logs

President Trump pulled Jack Cornish , 10, out of the crowd to greet him as the visitors took photos and cheered. The White House had undergone an unusually long period of time without tours, only r...

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Rowan Blanchard Speaks Out About 'A Day Without a Woman' Strike

Rowan Blanchard Speaks Out About 'A Day Without a Woman' Strike

One can date the journey of International Women's Day to an incident in 1908, when a group of women demanding fair pay, better working conditions and the right to vote, gathered in NY and then in 19...

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