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New England Senators Question Gorsuch During Confirmation Hearings

But still, for a judge thought by many to have too high a regard for corporations' interests and for the right of conservative religious folk to discriminate against other people, a letter to th...

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Supreme Court pick vows adherence to legal precedence

Supreme Court pick vows adherence to legal precedence

During extended questioning that spanned both Tuesday and Wednesday, the 49-year-old Colorado native stayed civil, ducked beanballs and committed no unforced errors. The disagreement started with a ...

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Democrats Criticize Supreme Court Nominee Gorsuch As Pro

Democrats Criticize Supreme Court Nominee Gorsuch As Pro

The confirmation hearing of U.S. Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch began Monday with opening statements from members of the Senate Judiciary Committee. WHAT WE'RE LOOKING AT: Whether five of t...

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Arkansas governor expands where concealed weapons are allowed

Arkansas governor expands where concealed weapons are allowed

The law goes into effect September 1, however, state police are being given the option to push back the start date to 2018. More than 220,000 people have concealed handgun licenses in Arkansas. "I thi...

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Shootings reported at 3 nearby Wisconsin locations

Shootings reported at 3 nearby Wisconsin locations

The shootings occurred on Wednesday, at a private home, a law firm and an apartment complex, Fox 6 said, adding, citing Everest Metro Police Chief Wally Sparks, that the suspect was in custody. From t...

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Key conservative USA lawmaker says making headway on healthcare bill

Key conservative USA lawmaker says making headway on healthcare bill

He says, "We're going to be there to help these people for taking a principled stand". One of the protesters said she is part of ADAPT, an organization that promotes rights for people with disabilit...

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Michael Porter Jr. wants Washington release, names four schools

Michael Porter Jr. wants Washington release, names four schools

Cohen has also said any signed recruit who meets Hopkins and no longer wants to come to UW will be granted a release from his letter. On Wednesday, Porter Jr. "It's been a roller coaster", Porter sa...

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State Police Detectives Investigate Untimely Death of Baby

State Police Detectives Investigate Untimely Death of Baby

That's when they found the body of a baby wrapped in a plastic bag in the reservoir. Investigators are working to figure out how a baby's body ended up in a reservoir. Harwinton First Selectman Mich...

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Person of interest sought in murder of El Paso County teens

Person of interest sought in murder of El Paso County teens

The bodies of Derek Benjamin Greer, 15, and Natalie Partida, 16, were found Sunday, March 12 near Old Pueblo and Hanover Roads. Greer and Partida were reportedly best friends from Colorado Springs, ...

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Gov. Bevin Signs Charter School Bill Into Law

Gov. Bevin Signs Charter School Bill Into Law

Gov. Matt Bevin has signed a controversial "Blue Lives Matter" bill into law that makes it a hate crime to target police officers, putting Kentucky at the forefront of a new political trend. The law...

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Teen's 'cheesy' prom proposal to girl with Down syndrome goes viral

Teen's 'cheesy' prom proposal to girl with Down syndrome goes viral

Shaedon and Carlie's family say something they would like to get across is how she's touched their lives. Don't we all, Carlie? He says that his main goal is to make her prom as "special as possible...

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President Trump meets with House Republicans in latest health care bill push

President Trump meets with House Republicans in latest health care bill push

But something happened yesterday during Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch's confirmation hearings that swayed my opinion to the point I think Republicans need to support the President's Health Care B...

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Crunch vote on landmark healthcare reform Bill in US

Crunch vote on landmark healthcare reform Bill in US

They know that premiums are going up. The cost of their treatment will increase, probably tenfold. A key health care vote is set for late Thursday in the House of Representatives, but conservative s...

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White House Intruder Was on Grounds for 15 Minutes Before Arrest

White House Intruder Was on Grounds for 15 Minutes Before Arrest

The congressman initially spoke to TMZ after he met with Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly and Acting Director of the Secret Service William J. On March 10, 26-year-old Jonathan Tuan-Anh Tran w...

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Cal State University trustees vote to increase tuition

Cal State University trustees vote to increase tuition

CSU says almost 63 percent of California State University undergraduate students have their tuition fully covered by financial aid and will not be impacted by the increase. Gavin Newsom, an ex-officio...

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Senator: Trump owes America an explanation on wiretap claims

Senator: Trump owes America an explanation on wiretap claims

It's the 44th President of the United States , Barack Obama. Whether or not President Trump believes in the validity of the accusation does not seem possible to discern and is irrelevant to an ex...

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Rex Tillerson: My wife convinced me to be U.S. secretary of state

A group of teenagers suing the government for not doing enough to prevent climate change want ExxonMobil to fork over communications from an alias email account used by the company's former CEO. The ...

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Fear keeping some immigrants from reporting crime — LAPD

Fear keeping some immigrants from reporting crime — LAPD

The report, which mentioned detainers that appeared to have been issued and rejected at Los Angeles and Anaheim jails, was prompted by an executive order signed by Trump in January. The news comes ami...

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Biden questions Trump administration 'romance' with Putin

Biden - during his warmly received return to Capitol Hill on Wednesday morning - questioned the administration's " romance " with Russian Federation and advised Trump to scale back the incendiary rhet...

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Sears has 'substantial doubt' that it can survive

The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $7.64 and a 200-day moving average price of $10.16. On Thursday, December 22nd, Fairholme Capital Management L sold 8,700 shares of Sears Holdings Corp ...

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Teacher accused of abducting missing teen researched 'teen marriage'

Teacher accused of abducting missing teen researched 'teen marriage'

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said they discovered a "troubling pattern of behavior" by 50-year-old Tad Cummins prior to his disappearance with Elizabeth Thomas. The last words Sarah Thomas ...

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Gorsuch Shows Few Cracks Heading Into Day 3 of SCOTUS Confirmation

Gorsuch Shows Few Cracks Heading Into Day 3 of SCOTUS Confirmation

Gorsuch said he had never met Trump before his interview for the nomination, and Trump never asked him to overturn the landmark abortion ruling. The second moment came when he was being questioned b...

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Dash-cam shows civilians assist trooper under attack

Dash-cam shows civilians assist trooper under attack

Trooper Garry Guild was attempting to make a traffic stop, when the motorcycle sped away and led him on a chase. The alleged driver, 21-year-old Michael Scott Barber of Gobles, stopped but then took...

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Former shelter dog credited with saving 3-year-old MI girl

Soon, Petunia was given a second chance with a new family who took her into their home in MI. "Petunia has a great new home with a wonderful family....and this formerly abused dog has now saved th...

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Day three of Supreme Court nominee hearing

Day three of Supreme Court nominee hearing

Neil Gorsuch is in a tough spot. He is striving to sound a note of neutrality and apolitical dignity at a proceeding in which he has been served up to perform in a political reality show. "I mean, we...

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Trump makes up with Iraq's leader after travel-ban snub

Trump makes up with Iraq's leader after travel-ban snub

The most hard piece is likely to center on the movement of more and heavier arms to ethnic Kurdish fighters - whom Washington has for years viewed as a key ground force in the looming battle for the...

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Denver Mayor To Declare Tuesday 'Immigration Day Of Action'

Denver Mayor To Declare Tuesday 'Immigration Day Of Action'

Both leaders made clear, although they do cooperate with federal immigration agents on certain programs, it is not the job of Knoxville Police to enforce immigration policy. He said that he doesn't wa...

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Environment activists deny attacking Dakota Access pipeline

Environment activists deny attacking Dakota Access pipeline

Calling it " felony vandalism ", the South Dakota Attorney General's office spokeswoman Sara Raber confirmed the incident on the Dakota Access Pipeline on Tuesday, according to AP. "W$3 e have nothing...

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2 kids taken with stolen vehicle found safe, reports say

2 kids taken with stolen vehicle found safe, reports say

Burton Police Tom Osterholzer said the parents were being transported to the location where the kids were found. The incident happened just before 7 a.m. The vehicle is described as a dark blue, 20...

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Railways to launch new scheme for waitlist passengers from April 1

Railways to launch new scheme for waitlist passengers from April 1

This TTE handle would be linked with a central system to keep a check on corruption. Passengers who opt for the " Vikalp " scheme while booking tickets will get SMS alert on his/her mobile phone inf...

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Gorsuch says Trump never asked him to overturn Roe v. Wade

Gorsuch says Trump never asked him to overturn Roe v. Wade

Gorsuch's record championing corporate interests is also another point of contention for Democrats. "A good judge would consider [ Roe v. Wade ] precedent" and rule accordingly, said Mr Gorsuch. Som...

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Loose Snake Freaks Out Passengers On Alaskan Flight!

Loose Snake Freaks Out Passengers On Alaskan Flight!

Anna McConnaughy said it did not take long the find the serpent. A snake was found on a plane. No. "He said, 'I'll hold the bag, and you grab the snake,"' McConnaughy said. A snake was discovered...

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White House Claims Trump Didn't Hear Merkel's Request For A Handshake

White House Claims Trump Didn't Hear Merkel's Request For A Handshake

Spicer didn't defend the president's March 4 tweets alleging that former President Barack Obama had wiretapped Trump Tower as vigorously as he has in the past, but he also didn't indicate that an ...

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How Sean Spicer lost his credibility

Throughout the briefing, Spicer echoed tweets Trump sent earlier in the day, standing firm that leaks are the real issue, as opposed to the Trump campaign having ties to Russian Federation and claims ...

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2 teens arrested in alleged shooting plot at Riverside County high school

The student has life-threatening injuries but is in stable condition and expected to survive, Masterson said. "There is no current threat to students or faculty on campus", Chino police said in a st...

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