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Japan says differences with US on economic talks

Japan says differences with US on economic talks

Pence, inspecting the DMZ, warned Pyongyang that after years of testing the US and South Korea with its nuclear ambitions, "the era of strategic patience is over". But, he added, as a result of the ...

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San Bernardino school shooting victims hailed at emotional vigil

San Bernardino school shooting victims hailed at emotional vigil

The man who fatally shot his estranged wife and a student in her San Bernardino elementary school classroom before killing himself had threatened her when she moved out of their house, authorities ...

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Prosecutors likely to toss thousands of tainted drug cases

Prosecutors likely to toss thousands of tainted drug cases

Because of a lab chemist's widespread criminal misconduct in analyzing drug samples, about 95% of 20,000 drug convictions in MA have been dismissed, according to the American Civil Liberties Union o...

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Watch drone video of MOAB bomb hitting Islamic state target

As many as three dozen militants with the radical Islamic State group were killed when USA forces dropped a 22,000-pound bomb on their hideout in eastern Afghanistan , defense ministry officials sai...

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US Government Announces Plan to Eradicate MS-13 Gang

US Government Announces Plan to Eradicate MS-13 Gang

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has painted himself as tough on crime , specifically drug use and illegal immigration. U.S. Attorney General Jeffrey Sessions cited last week's quadruple murder on Lo...

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Trump targets visas program for highly skilled workers

Trump targets visas program for highly skilled workers

The "Buy American" portion of the order will tighten the waivers and exemptions that agencies use to get around procurement laws that favor American-made goods, and require agency heads to sign off ...

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Supreme Court blocks Arkansas execution in victory for death penalty opponents

Arkansas contends it must act quickly because its supply of one of the drugs in its lethal injection mix, the valium-like sedative midazolam, expires at the end of April. "Lee", the court filing stat...

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Known DREAMer Deported Under President Trump

But Montes is the first documented case of a Dreamer with active DACA status being deported. Montes was granted DACA status in 2014, two years after the program was established under President Barac...

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Facebook Killer DEAD After Manhunt: His Last Words Revealed

The US man wanted for killing an elderly man in OH and then posting a video of the murder on Facebook fatally shot himself Tuesday after a brief pursuit in neighbouring Pennsylvania, police said. Step...

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Former DOJ Staffers Are Slamming The Trump Administration's Rollback On Police Reforms

The Justice Department "is signaling it no longer intends to fully support police reform even in consent decrees they are already active in", said Christy Lopez, who led the Justice Department's pol...

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The Kansas special election was a test for party leadership. Everyone failed

The Kansas special election was a test for party leadership. Everyone failed

But the split over Kansas is emblematic of the rift growing wider between the activists and the operative class as two wings of the Democratic Party struggle to find common ground not only on policy b...

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USA unleashes 'mother of all bombs' for first time in Afghanistan

Ataullah Khogyani, spokesman for the provincial governor in Nangarhar, said the number of Islamic State group dead was up from the 36 reported a day earlier. This comes as the Afghan forces conducted ...

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Trump order would target high skilled worker visa program

Trump order would target high skilled worker visa program

Trade Representative and Commerce Department to increase America-based production and to reduce the number of waivers and exceptions to existing Buy American laws in worldwide trade agreements. Noting...

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Arkansas Asks Appeals Court to Vacate Ruling Which is Delaying Executions

Arkansas Asks Appeals Court to Vacate Ruling Which is Delaying Executions

The latter may have been part of the reason he lost his re-election bid for the Arkansas Court of Appeals a few years later. The state argued that Griffen couldn't be considered even "remotely imparti...

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Did Ivanka Skip White House Easter Egg Roll Because She's Jewish?

The children attending the event, some wearing red caps with Trump's campaign slogan "Make America Great Again" on them, took part in the race and egg hunt, decorated cookies, wrote thank-you letters ...

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SC health officials say 6 more have died from flu

SC health officials say 6 more have died from flu

Dallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS) is reporting an 8-year-old Dallas County resident has died after complications from the seasonal flu. The child's death is the first pediatric flu dea...

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U.S. Supreme Court upholds stay of execution in Arkansas

U.S. Supreme Court upholds stay of execution in Arkansas

The Arkansas Supreme Court has lifted an order that effectively blocked the state's plan to execute eight men by the end of the month, but a stay remains in place for two inmates facing executions M...

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US Supreme Court stops execution of Arkansas death row inmate

The state's highest court granted a stay on Monday afternoon. "It is heartbreaking that the family of Jane Daniel has once again seen justice delayed", Rutledge said, referring to the victim in Davi...

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Steve Stephens, Accused Facebook Killer, Fatally Shoots Himself in Pa.

Steve Stephens, the man wanted for killing a 74-year-old man and uploading the video to Facebook Easter Sunday, has been found dead inside a vehicle in Erie, Pennsylvania. On Sunday, a ping from Step...

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Local activist goes missing in Mexico after Facebook Live plea

Local activist goes missing in Mexico after Facebook Live plea

Morones said he gave Castro some money for the trip and then drove him to the Mexican border. Castro, a US citizen and migrant rights activist based in San Diego, said he had run out of Mexican peso...

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Pound gets a lift from May's election call

May took office in July following an internal Conservative leadership contest, after predecessor David Cameron stepped down when voters rejected his call to remain in the EU. Labour said it will vote ...

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Oklahoma sheriff's deputy dies after shooting

Oklahoma sheriff's deputy dies after shooting

While the search continued for LeForce, officials with the Logan County Sheriff's Office learned that Deputy Wade passed away from his injuries. "He was loved. The Langston campus is on immediate lo...

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Carter Page Wiki: The Mystery of Donald Trump's Ex-Foreign Policy Adviser

The FBI and the Justice Department obtained the warrant targeting Carter Page's communications after convincing a Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court judge that there was probable cause to belie...

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Charlottesville votes to resell, remove Robert E. Lee statue

Charlottesville votes to resell, remove Robert E. Lee statue

Robert E. Lee . Charlottesville is now facing a lawsuit over its intention to remove the Lee statue and redesign the two parks, which would include adding a memorial to the enslaved population that ...

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$50K Reward Offered For Facebook Killer Who Posted Video Of Murder Online

Get Data Sheet, Fortune's technology newsletter. Police have widened their search to "all over" the United States for a man who posted a video on Facebook showing him fatally shooting an elder...

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Putin backing `evil person´ in Syria´s Assad, says Trump

Putin backing `evil person´ in Syria´s Assad, says Trump

While the United States has put responsibility for the attack that killed more than 80 people squarely with Assad, Russia believes it was the work of terrorists, with Putin claiming more chemical at...

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Thousands of tickets issued during distracted driving sweep

Thousands of tickets issued during distracted driving sweep

Conversely, Vermont drivers proved to be the most distracted. The Hudson Valley's two troops, F, which covers Greene, Orange, Rockland, Sullivan and Ulster counties, and K, which patrols Columbia, D...

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Boston Marathon 2017: How Did Runners From Takoma Park Do?

The organization, named after her now-famous bib number from the '67 marathon, aims to empower women through running. Switzer told CNN after Monday's race, "What happened on the streets of Boston 50...

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Riyadh congratulates Erdogan on success of Turkish referendum

Riyadh congratulates Erdogan on success of Turkish referendum

The referendum to change the system was a very slim win - the 51 per cent said "yes". While noting that the people have made their decision in the referendum and that the debate is over, Yıldı...

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Preds beat Chicago 3-2, push Hawks to brink of elimination

Preds beat Chicago 3-2, push Hawks to brink of elimination

Pekka Rinne made 34 saves, even with his franchise playoff scoreless streak ending early in the second period at 141 minutes, 5 seconds. Carrie also has been cheering Fisher's team during her conc...

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Trump struggles to win all sides on health bill

Trump struggles to win all sides on health bill

A senior GOP House aide said that "while we're still working toward a final agreement, progress was made this week on some new policy". House Speaker Paul Ryan said Wednesday that tax reform wil...

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Carter Page: 'Something May Have Come Up' in Russia Sanctions

The FBI declined to comment on the Post report . Citing law enforcement and other USA officials the Post reported that the warrant for Page was obtained last summer by the Federal Bureau of Inve...

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Russian Federation relationship may be at an all-time low

Russian Federation relationship may be at an all-time low

Russian Relations is at a low point", Tillerson, who is in Moscow for meetings, said at a joint news conference Wednesday. Reporter: And trump speaking fondly of a closer relationship with Vladimi...

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Supreme Court blocks Arkansas execution

Supreme Court blocks Arkansas execution

Davis was sentenced to death for the 1990 death of Jane Daniel in Rogers. The state and federal judges' rulings are both under appeal by the state. "Most of these guys lacked experts who were inde...

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Accused killer of Vanessa Marcotte due in court

Accused killer of Vanessa Marcotte due in court

Prosecutor Jeffrey Travers said at the proceeding in Leominster District Court that he requested high bail because Colon-Ortiz is expected to eventually face a murder charge in the killing of Marcotte...

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