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Cassidy, Kennedy cheer confirmation of Neil Gorsuch to Supreme Court

Cassidy, Kennedy cheer confirmation of Neil Gorsuch to Supreme Court

Gorsuch, 49, was the youngest Supreme Court nominee since Republican President George H.W. Bush in 1991 picked Clarence Thomas, who was 43 at the time . McConnell himself told reporters Friday that "...

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Kenya: Edna Kiplagat, Geoffrey Kirui Ease to Victory At Boston Marathon

Kenya: Edna Kiplagat, Geoffrey Kirui Ease to Victory At Boston Marathon

Switzer wore the familiar bib No. 261 on Monday, the same number she wore in 1967. Her bib number was officially retired afterwards. "That event changed my life and, as a effect, the lives of millio...

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Deadline Tuesday for tax returns in Alabama

Deadline Tuesday for tax returns in Alabama

Taxpayers who timely file a tax return and pay at least 90% of their taxes owed can avoid any penalty at all. If you file a paper Form 4868 , you should include your payment. Since the personal inco...

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Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez found dead in cell

Aaron Hernandez reacts to the not guilty verdict in his double murder trial on April 14, 2017. Hernandez was discovered in his cell at the Souza Baranowski Correctional Center in Shirley, Massachu...

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Arkansas Vows to Carry Out Executions Despite Supreme Court Setbacks

The state's supply of the drug midazolam, a sedative used in the lethal injection process, will expire at the end of April. "Now some of you may think that someone like me can not be forgiven for a...

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U.S. Democrats aim to 'make Trump furious' in Georgia election

A 30-year-old political novice, Ossoff is running as the lone Democrat against a field of 17 Republicans for a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives vacated when Trump named Tom Price to be secr...

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New Bucks arena to host NCAA opening round games in 2022

New Bucks arena to host NCAA opening round games in 2022

The Wells Fargo Center is no stranger to hosting prestigious NCAA national events and attractions. First-round games will be played at Colonial Life Arena on March 22, 2019, with second-round games ...

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Cavaliers go up 2-0 on Pacers

George was noticeably off and connected on just three of his seven attempts, but something must've been working if IN was 14 points better with him on the floor. In two games, the Cavs have had big ...

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Iowa Signs Law Banning Texting and Driving

Iowa Signs Law Banning Texting and Driving

The bill, which was approved by the Senate 34-14 last month, was backed by 50 Republicans and six Democrats, with eight Republicans joining 33 Democrats to vote against it. While some Republican membe...

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Homeland Security: Immigration Arrests At Mexico Border On The Decline

Homeland Security: Immigration Arrests At Mexico Border On The Decline

Interviews with several contractors planning to submit bids provided a picture of obstacles facing the wall's construction. The first months of the new administration have seen a huge drop in the nu...

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The woman who broke marathon's gender barrier

The woman who broke marathon's gender barrier

Switzer" because only men were allowed to run. The first woman to ever compete in the Boston Marathon crossed the finish line again a half-century after since she was almost thrown out by an officia...

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A narrow win for US Republicans in first post-Trump election

Democrats are absolutely thrilled about what that says about their party in the era of Trump - with good reason. "Those states don't have a highly unpopular governor that is going to have the prov...

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Buffalo picked for Frozen Four in 2019, NCAA hoops in 2022

The Boston Herald reported earlier this month that the city would get the 2022 event. In 2022, the arena will host the NCAA Division 1 Men's Wrestling Championships, this time hosted by the Detroit ...

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Abbott signals support for House version of 'bathroom bill'

She said the bill will be a huge convenience when women don't have to go to a pharmacy every month, but it will also curb unplanned pregnancies for women who forget or get too busy to go. And San A...

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Georgian sailor aboard cargo ship sunk in Black Sea

Georgian sailor aboard cargo ship sunk in Black Sea

Never miss a story again - sign up to our Telegram channel and we'll keep you up to speed! According to the Investigative Committee, the Heroes of Arsenal cargo ship issued a distress call and s...

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North Korea accuses United States of creating situation for nuclear war

North Korea accuses United States of creating situation for nuclear war

Trump also made two references in the interview to "this gentleman" in North Korea, who he said had "outplayed" both Presidents Bill Clinton and Barack Obama. North Korea's deputy U.N. ambassador ac...

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Shimla bus tragedy: Death toll rises to 45, recovered 43 bodies

Shimla bus tragedy: Death toll rises to 45, recovered 43 bodies

He added that 56 passengers were en route to Tuni in Himachal Pradesh from Vikasnagar in Uttarakhand. According to local police, the death toll may increase as the bus was very crowded. A commandant...

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Surveillance footage of police cars pursuing vehicle of Facebook murder suspect

Tuesday morning, an alert McDonald's employee called 911 and troopers immediately began to canvas the area for Stephens and located him a white Ford Fusion a short time later. Facebook drew critici...

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Organization Provides Easter Egg Hunt for Children with Disabilities

Organization Provides Easter Egg Hunt for Children with Disabilities

This year, 36 toy prize eggs and two gold and two silver eggs were hidden. Store names were written on the eggs. In addition, each child will receive a ticket for prize drawings along with a gift bag ...

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Palestinian prisoners just launched a mass hunger strike

In 2011, Israel swapped more than 1,000 Palestinian prisoners for an Israeli soldier who had been held by Hamas for five years. According to Palestinian media reports , Zomlot spoke with Michael Ra...

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Kenyans sweep to victories at Boston Marathon

Kenyans sweep to victories at Boston Marathon

Switzer said the incident happened much earlier in the race than she remembered. Jock Semple, a director of the Boston Marathon at the time, was photographed attempting to rip Switzer's bib number a...

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Sean Spicer celebrates Easter with White House bunny

That's down from the 35,000 people who attended a year ago. The moment occurred as Trump was presiding over his first White House Easter Egg Roll. The president introduced her, saying " We will be...

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France foils 'imminent, violent' attack ahead of presidential vote

He said at this stage, investigators have not determined "the day, the targets and the exact circumstances" of a potential attack. "The photos were passed to my security service from Thursday", Le...

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McDonald's employees helped nab the Facebook murder suspect

In a second video, the suspect was seen boasting about having committed a number of further murders: "I killed 13, so I'm working on 14 as we speak", Stephens said in that video, prompting authoriti...

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The Pentagon Is Considering Shooting Down North Korea's Test Missiles

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, right, and U.S. Vice President Mike Pence shake hands prior to a luncheon hosted by Abe at the prime minister's official residence in Tokyo, Tuesday, April 18, 2017...

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White nationalist Spencer speaks at Auburn

White nationalist Spencer speaks at Auburn

Capt. Lorenza Dorsey, an Auburn police spokesman, says three people were arrested on disorderly conduct charges before Spencer's speech Tuesday night. Foy Hall, there is some concern among groups hopi...

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Suspect in triple shooting in Fresno, Calif., says he hates whites

The three people killed were all white men, police said . Cops in the U.S. city of Fresno, California, were called to reports of shots fired in the downtown area. The second person killed was sho...

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George Will: A case for preventing children's scraped knees

George Will: A case for preventing children's scraped knees

This will be the first arguments he's heard in his new position as Supreme Court Justice. "Governor Greiten's eleventh-hour policy change does not moot this case and this court should proceed to a d...

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Gunman kills 3 in Fresno; suspect wanted in other case

The suspect in custody has been identified as Kori Ali Muhammad, 39, who told police he hated white people, Police Chief Jerry Dyer said . Muhammad made other statements to police but those comments ...

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Trump orders review of lifting sanctions against Iran - Tillerson

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson certified on Tuesday evening that Iran is complying with the terms of former President Barack Obama's historic deal to roll back its nuclear program. During his campai...

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'Charging Bull' sculptor says 'Fearless Girl' installed without his permission

'Charging Bull' sculptor says 'Fearless Girl' installed without his permission

Di Modica's lawyers say their client should have been consulted as the "Fearless Girl incorporates and depends on charging bull ", which they claim equates to the commercialization and exploitation o...

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Orofino teen reported missing after Saturday prom

Orofino teen reported missing after Saturday prom

Police said just after midnight Tuesday, they found Perez at a residence in Orofino. The 17-year-old was taken into custody on a runaway charge, police say. Again, if you have information, contact O...

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Iran's Rouhani wants probe into chemical attack in Syria

Iranian president Hassan Rouhani called for the formation of an global fact-finding committee to investigate the chemical weapons attack. State television reported Rouhani's statement quoting him a...

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Steve Stephens found dead inside car in Erie, Pa.

When police tried to pull Stephens over, a pursuit ensued, Williams said. Stephens s mother told CNN she called him on Sunday after learning about the video, and he had told her he was shooting ...

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Family of Robert Godwin reacts to Steve Stephens' death

Steve Stephens, 37 and thought to have been mentally unstable, had been on the run since 74-year-old Robert Godwin Sr was shot dead on Easter Sunday, seemingly at random in broad daylight in Cleveland...

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