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TIMELINE: Lake Oroville Spillway Crisis

TIMELINE: Lake Oroville Spillway Crisis

Supervisors have ordered inspections of all Los Angeles County dams in the wake of flooding concerns at Northern California's Oroville Dam. KRON reports (http://bit.ly/2kKIoHs) that Leotta and Henry...

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Judge: Oklahoma AG must provide records sought for 2 years

The Democratic members of the Senate began Friday the way they ended Thursday, talking on the chamber floor and shouting into the wind about the fundamental absurdity of the nomination of Oklahoma Att...

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No looting but some burglaries during Oroville Dam evacuation, Sheriff says

Lake Oroville and its dam in Northern California are critical components in California's complex water-delivery system. The emergency spillway came into use for the first time because of heavy r...

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United States arrests Mexican with protected status

Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.) in a statement . Immigration and civil rights lawyers immediately filed a petition in federal court for Ramirez Medina's release. The agents had an arrest warrant for ...

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Two days of heavy rain, wind expected this weekend in San Diego

The National Weather Service has warned that storms will be sweeping across the Bay Area until Wednesday. The most rainfall is expected to hit Friday evening, with up to 6 inches possible in just ...

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Donald Trump delivers his first solo press conference

President Trump defended Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn, who resigned from the post of national security adviser, and vowed to plug the illegal leaks coming from Obama holdovers entrenched in the government ...

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Pence Heading to Europe to Reassure Allies

Already concerned by the Trump administration's erratic approach to the trans-Atlantic alliance, European security services have been shaken by the resignation of US National Security Advisor Michael ...

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Trump asks Justice Department to investigate leaks

Flynn resigned Monday night - at Trump's behest, the White House later said - after reports that the national security adviser had discussed sanctions with Russia's ambassador to the USA before the ...

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Gary teen in Amber Alert now charged in mother's death

Gary teen in Amber Alert now charged in mother's death

Urging the public to help them find her Monday, Gary police described the teen as being in extreme danger, and possibly the possible victim of a crime herself. But he said the information will come ou...

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EIU Fall Dean's List

EIU Fall Dean's List

The University of North Dakota, Fargo, has released the fall semester President's Roll of Honor and the Dean's List . LINCOLN, Nebraska - Seth Carithers of Clarks Hill has been named to the Deans'...

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Trump Deportation Force & Latino pick for Labor: Darcy cartoon

Trump Deportation Force & Latino pick for Labor: Darcy cartoon

Mr. Acosta is dean of the Florida International University College of Law in Miami and is Mr. Trump's first Hispanic nominee. "I am withdrawing my nomination for Secretary of Labor". According t...

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Cold evening ahead for the Harrisburg area

Cold evening ahead for the Harrisburg area

Chance of precipitation is 40%. Nope. We're finally - finally - talking calm winds, topping out at all of 6 miles per hour. Tonight | Cloudy skies this evening will become partly cloudy after mi...

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Lawmakers Protest Arrest of DACA Recipient; ICE Says He Admitted Gang Ties

Lawmakers Protest Arrest of DACA Recipient; ICE Says He Admitted Gang Ties

Federal immigration agents say they arrested a Seattle man who came to the the USA illegally when he was 7 years old, despite his protection from deportation under an Obama administration program, bec...

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Port Authority gives $32B capital plan for NYC construction projects green light

Port Authority gives $32B capital plan for NYC construction projects green light

Once the $70 million study is completed, they'll know how much more money it'll take to fully fund the new bus terminal project, something they'll be taking up with the next governor. State and federa...

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U.S. arrests Mexican with protected status

U.S. arrests Mexican with protected status

According to the lawsuit , Ramirez was asleep at his father's home last Friday morning when ICE agents arrived and arrested the father. "ICE officers took Mr. This allows Ramirez, who now has a ...

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Arrested Across Southern California In Immigration Crackdown

Arrested Across Southern California In Immigration Crackdown

Raids took place this week in and around New York, Los Angeles, North Carolina, South Carolina, Atlanta and Chicago, immigration officials confirmed - with more than a third of those detained in the L...

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Police Treating Missing Teens Case As Double Homicide

Search teams found their bodies Tuesday less than a mile from where they were last seen. Amid the ongoing homicide investigations, authorities were not releasing the cause or manner of the girls' de...

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A "Day Without Immigrants" Has Arrived in Boston

Austin Mayor Steve Adler struck a note of unity in a statement about tomorrow's planned local demonstrations in connection with a national Day Without Immigrants movement. "We're workers. We suppor...

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Sen. Collins to oppose Scott Pruitt for EPA chief

Sen. Collins to oppose Scott Pruitt for EPA chief

Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt is one step closer to becoming the Environmental Protection Agency's administrator. "You just can't sit on them for two years", Oklahoma County District Judg...

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Woman goes to Denver church to avoid deportation

Woman goes to Denver church to avoid deportation

About 100 supporters protested outside the ICE building as Vizguerra's lawyer and minister met with agents about her case, The Associated Press reported . She said she was thinking of Daniel Ramirez ...

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Ocala man arrested for plotting to bomb Target stores

According to an affidavit supporting the criminal complaint that was released Thursday, Barnett offered a confidential source $10,000 to place improvised explosives in Target stores. Agents also found...

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Cop Pushes Burning Truck From Drive-Thru

Dash cam footage taken from inside Womack's vehicle and released by the police department shows his auto speed up to the drive-thru with sirens blazing. The Glenn Heights Police Department posted the ...

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What You Need to Know About the 'Day Without Immigrants' Strike

What You Need to Know About the 'Day Without Immigrants' Strike

They say the protests are in response to President Donald Trump's pledges to increase deportation, build a wall along the USA and Mexican border, and his proposed but legally stalled travel ban. "We...

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Outdoor Retailer To Leave Salt Lake City

The organization will be urging decision-makers in the outdoor industry to choose Colorado as the new location for the show based on the state's long record of investing in and protecting national par...

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Harris County announces changes in marijuana policy

Harris County announces changes in marijuana policy

Ogg appears on a coalition flier alongside Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzales and Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo speaking about the legalization of marijuana from a law enforcement perspective. "Th...

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CMS projects next decade of health expenditures: 5 takeaways

CMS projects next decade of health expenditures: 5 takeaways

Health care enrollment and spending trends are projected to "revert to being fundamentally driven by changes in economics and demographics", the report stated. After high enrollment between 2014 and 2...

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Trump Announces His New Labor Secretary Pick

Trump Announces His New Labor Secretary Pick

The President highlighted Mr. Acosta's credentials at his press conference Thursday, including an eight-month stint on the National Labor Relations Board and seven years as an attorney in the Justi...

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Trump overturns bill on coal mining debris

The bill, passed by both houses of the GOP-controlled Congress, undoes the DOI Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement's so-called stream protection rule. U.S. Rep. David McKinley, R-WV, ...

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2 bodies found near area where IN teens went missing after hike

Law enforcement has not taken anyone into custody in connection to the murders, but investigators have received hundreds of tips, Leazenby said . "And they say the phone is now dead". "Obviously, ver...

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Officials offer update on Delphi double homicide

Officials offer update on Delphi double homicide

IN teens Abigail "Abby" Williams , 13, and Liberty "Libby" German , 14, liked to hike around Deer Creek like many of their Delphi Community Middle School classmates. An hour before the press conf...

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Airport officials seize horse genitals from Mongolian travelers

Customs and Border Protection officers sent them for a routine agriculture examination. One woman claimed the meat was needed for medicinal purposes. Federal law allows officers to charge individual...

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FBI, IRS raid State Sen. Carlos Uresti's law office

FBI, IRS raid State Sen. Carlos Uresti's law office

Uresti was elected to the Texas House in 1997, serving there nine years before being elected to the Texas Senate in 2006 to represent a vast district that covers about a third of the Texas-Mexico bord...

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Walmart Just Got Sued For Selling Fake Craft Beer

Beyond the issue of where the beer is made, the lawsuit is partly based on the fact that it's not craft beer, a claim that Trouble Brewing never makes outright on its label, though Teresa Budd, a ...

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Man found dead with zip-ties around neck inside TriBeCa jewelry store

Man found dead with zip-ties around neck inside TriBeCa jewelry store

Officers went to the store after the victim's brother went to the 1st Precinct to report him missing, telling detectives he was last seen two days ago. "The nicest guy. I am shocked, shocked this coul...

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Kansas House Approves Tax Increase, Sends Bill To The Senate

Kansas House Approves Tax Increase, Sends Bill To The Senate

The bill's backers also lost seven votes overnight. The Senate planned to debate a Democratic plan Thursday to boost income taxes to raise $1.2 billion over two years. "I was glad to see the House, ...

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