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Arab summit endorses Palestinian state with eye on US

Arab summit endorses Palestinian state with eye on US

Jordan has a large Palestinian population and also serves as custodian of a major Muslim-run shrine in Jerusalem that is also Judaism's holiest site. United States Assistant to the President and Spe...

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Sanctuary Travis County Released 142 Criminal Aliens in Week, Says ICE

Daniels says he expects to be removed from a list released by ICE. Onn Tuesday a spokesman for the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office released a statement taking issue with the ICE report. Gov. Gr...

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Law's cost to NC tops $3.7B

The NCAA moved championship events out of North Carolina this academic year because of its opposition to the law enacted in March 2016. The measure spurred boycotts by corporations, conventions and ...

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Army veteran aimed to 'make statement' by murdering black man

Caughman was taken to a nearby hospital after he went to the police station, but died shortly after. "He said that 'I'm the person that you're looking for, ' and he had knives in his pocket", Aubrey...

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Mississippi State shocks UConn to snap record streak

It was redemption for William, whose game-winning attempt at the end of regulation had been blocked by UConn star Gabby Williams, sending the game to overtime. "How many times do you get a chanc...

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Texting While Driving May Have Caused TX Truck/Van Crash

Texting While Driving May Have Caused TX Truck/Van Crash

Her condition at San Antonio Military Medical Center in San Antonio has been upgraded from critical to fair, San Antonio CBS affiliate KENS5 News reported in a March 30 evening broadcast. "We are so g...

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Crayola hints at new crayon color coming to iconic 24-count box

Crayola's senior vice president of US and global marketing, Melanie Boulden said the company is "hard at work getting ready to introduce a new color". Crayola has let the crayon it's kicking out of ...

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Trump Walks Out Of Executive Order Ceremony Without Signing, Ignores Questions

President Donald Trump signed two executive orders related to trade Friday, telling reporters that he was following through on a campaign promise to protect domestic manufacturing and American wor...

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Wait, what? UConn's 111-game winning streak comes to an end

MSU's victories against those three teams sealed its first trip to the Final Four, but they had little effect on the national media, which penciled CT in as a lock to play for its record 12th national...

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What was burning under the I-85 overpass?

The fire started underneath part of the highway on Thursday evening. Officials say the fire that collapsed an interstate overpass has been contained but crews can't access hot spots in the section t...

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Why does the Secret Service keep fumbling White House security?

Why does the Secret Service keep fumbling White House security?

The Secret Service declined to share with the Post how much it spent to protect previous First Families. A Secret Service source told CBS News that no weapons were recovered and no injuries were ...

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Venezuela leader backs Supreme Court gutting congress powers

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos has tried to remain a cordial relationship with Venezuela ever since he took office in 2010, in spite of multiple provocations his Venezuelan counterparts. The N...

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War escalates between Trump and House Freedom Caucus

Thus, most Freedom Caucus members would rather perform a reactionary rendition of Mr. Smith Goes to Washington on C-Span than support ideologically impure legislation that shifts American policy i...

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Former US envoy expects upcoming Xi-Trump meeting to "go well"

Their first meeting was announced amid media attention on the trade relations between the world's two largest economies. Asked about the upcoming talks between the two leaders, Ross said, "The Unit...

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INTERNATIONAL: Mom watches as two sons are gunned down in restaurant

INTERNATIONAL: Mom watches as two sons are gunned down in restaurant

Police said a man and a woman were passengers in a grey van headed south on 71st Street when a black Jeep pulled up alongside them, and someone inside opened fire, causing the van to crash into a pole...

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Netanyahu: Trump 'Showing Commitment to Israel by Turning Words Into Policies'

The Trump administration, the newspaper reported, is pressing the regime of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for a so-called peace deal with Palestinians that would halt the construction of i...

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Federal Judge Edwin Michael Kosik, 91, Goes Missing From Pennsylvania Home

Marshal Martin Pane told The Associated Press . A federal judge last seen Tuesday night had been taking medication for memory loss, but the U.S. Marshals said this morning that investigators can ...

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Judge approves Donald Trump University payout

The ruling settles two class-action lawsuits and a civil lawsuit by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman that had dogged the Republican businessman throughout the presidential campaign. Neither...

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Former Colleagues, Judges To Testify For Supreme Court Pick

Former Colleagues, Judges To Testify For Supreme Court Pick

Republicans have vowed Gorsuch will be confirmed even if it means overhauling the way justices have always been approved. "And I urge my colleagues to do the same". Spokesman Sean Spicer says the anno...

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US Ambassador Haley: Israel-bashing at United Nations is over

Trump has shown significant flexibility — stunning many last month when he broke with decades of US policy by saying the USA could live with a one-state solution, rather than a two-state solution invo...

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I-85 collapse in Atlanta: What caused it?

I-85 collapse in Atlanta: What caused it?

The Department of Transportation warned all motorists to stay off I-85. Social media users posted surreal images showing motorists - before the collapse - choosing to drive into the black smoke that...

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Hawaii Blocks Trump's Travel Ban Indefinitely

Hawaii Blocks Trump's Travel Ban Indefinitely

Watson questioned that argument, noting that the government said 20 refugees had been resettled in Hawaii since 2010. The Trump administration argued both travel bans were meant to enhance USA secur...

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Net Revel In GOP Infighting, Tout Trump Targeting Freedom Caucus

T he Republican Party talked about scrapping Obamacare for seven years. Here's what you need to know. I've been saying for a while that President Trump is not really a traditional Republican. He ...

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Trump appeals Hawaii judge's new ruling blocking travel ban

Trump appeals Hawaii judge's new ruling blocking travel ban

The Ninth Circuit upheld the judge's decision in a 3-0 ruling February 9, saying the executive order was likely to be found unconstitutional. Enforcement of both provisions of the ban is prohibite...

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Health care bill's failure leaves lots of questions

If I were a Democrat in the House, I would recognize that I don't have the majority and work on reform to draw in the Republicans who stood against Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan's health care bill...

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Sen. Maria Cantwell says she'll oppose Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch

Sen. Maria Cantwell says she'll oppose Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch

Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota and Joe Manchin of West Virginia announced they would support Gorsuch's nomination and vote in favor of the judge. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) has ...

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Trump's trade orders 'not about China'

Trump also directed Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to study the underlying causes of the US trade deficit , which was about $500 billion previous year. The memo outlined proposed changes to the North...

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The Russia/Flynn/Freedom Caucus vortex of questions and tension at the White House

Nunes, who also serves as chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, is supposed to be conducting an independent investigation into Russia's alleged interference in the presidential election but ha...

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Final Approval Given for $25M Trump U settlement and Plantiffs

Final Approval Given for $25M Trump U settlement and Plantiffs

Mr. Trump had agreed not long after his election to settle two class-action suits filed by former customers of the program in California, as well as a NY state lawsuit. Curiel was criticized during th...

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Judge approves $25M settlement in Trump University fraud lawsuit

Judge approves $25M settlement in Trump University fraud lawsuit

The ruling was from U.S. District Judge Gonzalo Curiel in San Diego, who Trump criticized during the presidential election campaign past year. Students paid as much as $35,000 to enroll at Trump U...

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WEATHER UPDATES: Tornado Watch In Effect Until 10 Tonight

WEATHER UPDATES: Tornado Watch In Effect Until 10 Tonight

Heavy rain, intense lightning, hail, and damaging winds. By Saturday afternoon and evening, storms possibly producing large hail, damaging winds are predicted. The greatest chance of storms will b...

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South Korea's former president Park Geun-hye jailed in corruption probe

Former South Korean Leader Park Geun-hye was arrested today over corruption allegations. Choi and Lee have also denied any wrongdoing. Choi Soon-Sil, Park's secret confidante at the heart of the...

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16 states, DC urge court to continue to block travel ban

The ruling came just hours before the ban was to take effect. According to CNN , Trump commented that the TRO was an unprecedented judicial overreach and that he only wants to keep the United State...

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Texas Senate OKs revisions to Texas contentious voter ID law

John Zerwas, the panel's chief. Other education measures that passed out of the Senate this week include a bill to modify the point system in determining a school's grade on the state A-F report car...

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Maryland rape suspect picked up, released by border control in Texas

They are both being charged with first-degree rape and two counts of first-degree sexual offense. ICE has issued a detainer for Sanchez, meaning they could begin deportation proceedings against him,...

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