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Trump to deliver commencement address at Liberty University

Trump to deliver commencement address at Liberty University

Trump has made bad decision after bad decision during his brief time as president, and he has done so because he listens to no one. Capping a hard week, President Donald Trump used a commencement ad...

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China calls for 'restraint' after N.Korea missile test

But the US military said that the flight pattern was "not consistent" with an ICBM and did not threaten the United States. David Wright, co-director of the Global Security Program at the Union of Co...

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Senate Intelligence Committee subpoenas Michael Flynn for Russia investigation

Senate Intelligence Committee subpoenas Michael Flynn for Russia investigation

The subpoena issued on Wednesday night is the first the committee has announced in the course of its Russian Federation investigation, The Washington Post reported . President Trump stood by his ac...

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Is Trump Taping Conversations in the Oval Office? Sean Spicer Won't Say

A president with profound respect for the Constitution, not to mention good sense (political and otherwise), wouldn't dare do what Trump did. "He had made a recommendation". Clapper said it would have...

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Parents demonstrate at school where 8-year-old was bullied

Two days prior, Gabe was a victim of an apparent violent bullying incident at school that left him unconscious on the school's bathroom floor before an adult employee intervened. The statement also re...

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Sessions Tells Prosecutors To Seek 'Most Serious' Charges, Stricter Sentences

Sessions Tells Prosecutors To Seek 'Most Serious' Charges, Stricter Sentences

These are not low-level offenders. The Department of Justice plans to impose tougher sentences on those convicted of drug crimes. There are now around 190,000 in federal prison, with about half of...

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Tillerson: US reviewing climate change policy

Finland officially took over chairmanship of the Arctic Council from the USA on Thursday during the 10th Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting in Fairbanks, Alaska. At Thursday's meeting, the two-year ro...

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Judge Overrules Prosecutor, Orders Charges Brought Against Conductor in Philly Amtrak Crash

Municipal Court Judge Marsha Neifield on Thursday ordered the arrest of engineer Brandon Bostian on charges of involuntary manslaughter and reckless endangerment. Mongeluzzi. "As a direct result...

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Trump pledges to move quickly on Comey replacement as interviews begin

Two House Democrats on Friday sent a letter to White House counsel Donald McGahn, seeking the release of any tapes or other communications between Trump and Comey. Trump said it was "possible" that he...

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Why Thousands Marched Today for Immigrants and Workers

Why Thousands Marched Today for Immigrants and Workers

Gutierrez compared current rhetoric against immigration to the discrimination endured by other immigrant groups in the past. Besides rallies, immigrant rights activists in communities in Indiana, Ma...

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Man accused of sexually assaulting German tourist arrested

Man accused of sexually assaulting German tourist arrested

The victim lost several teeth as a result of the attack, and was unable to immediately speak to investigators due to the severity of her injuries, police said. Investigators want to question Keon Robi...

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Jeff Sessions Demands Prosecutors Seek Most Severe Sentences For All Crimes

Jeff Sessions Demands Prosecutors Seek Most Severe Sentences For All Crimes

This isn't to say that there's no risk in investing in cannabis companies, but the risk investors face is likely more centered on the operations of the company being invested in, not from regulation. ...

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James Comey Declines to Testify Before Senate Panel

Comey has not confirmed Trump's account. Citing unnamed White House officials on Wednesday , the Wall Street Journal reported the two were a poor match, and that Mr Trump did not like the incre...

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Israel lashes out over "systematic harassment" at UN

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin on Tuesday called on all countries to move their embassies to Jerusalem in response to a UNESCO committee's decision to pass a resolution critical of Israel. In all, ra...

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After Comey's removal, Trump launches commission on 'election integrity'

After Comey's removal, Trump launches commission on 'election integrity'

Leahy's statement was a response to news that Trump assembled a "Commission on Election Integrity" to review voter fraud and voter suppression in federal elections. Democrats and voting rights gro...

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Is Trump's thin skin getting in the way of his presidency?

Instead, they've ramped up their calls for a special prosecutor to take over the Trump-Russia case - a decision that lies exclusively in the hands of Rosenstein. Once it was over dinner - which Tru...

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Texas Officer Who Killed Jordan Edwards Has Been Fired

The investigation found that officer Roy Oliver used a rifle to shoot through the window of a vehicle that Edwards was in. The department's account of what happened in the shooting changed after Hab...

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Trump Says New FBI Director Could Be Named Next Week

It is likely Mr Comey will be asked about the Russian Federation probe and possibly Mr Trump's claim on Twitter that there were recordings of the pair's conversations, a comment which the president ha...

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Mom of Ohio boy who killed himself vows he "will be heard"

School officials have been critical of a homicide detective's description of what happened in the surveillance video recorded January 24. Sammarco stated that it was extremely hard for her to believe ...

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Texas bill could deny transgender wrestler title defense

To that end we've worked side-by-side with the Texas state medical boards, medical associations, academic medical centers, and legislators to embrace telehealth that upholds the same standards of care...

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Betsy DeVos heavily booed during commencement speech as students turn their backs

It's said many students and alumni objected to the Education Secretary's presence at the graduation as they claimed her appearance was merely an "empty gesture" to their community. "I want to reaf...

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Europol says cyberattack is of "unprecedented level"

The company said the attack was limited to some computers on an internal network and clients and services have not been affected. FRANCE — French carmaker Renault's assembly plant in Slovenia halt...

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Sally Yates Was the Real Blackmailer

Sally Yates Was the Real Blackmailer

Then in late December or early January, someone working under Obama's own national security adviser, Susan Rice, unmasked routine NSA intercepts of the Russian ambassador. Making her first public sta...

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Judge denies request to halt removal of Beauregard monument

The plan to remove Civil War-era monuments in New Orleans came nearly two years ago after Landrieu said he wanted four monuments removed: the Jefferson Davis monument, a monument known as the "L...

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Ohio coroner reopens case of bullied 8-year-old who killed self

When Reynolds arrived to pick him up from school that day, she was told only that he had fainted; if she had known he was beaten, she said, she would have taken him out of school and to the hospital. ...

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Posey's homer in 17th leads Giants past Reds 3-2

Posey's game-ending homer was the latest for the Giants since they moved to San Francisco, topping Willie Mays' 16th inning shot off Warren Spahn that provided the only run in a 1-0 win against the Br...

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McConnell: GOP Healthcare Bill Will Be Simple Majority Vote in Senate

But the House bill faces deep scepticism in the Senate and there are fears that the two chambers are too far apart to hammer out a compromise... A proposed $880 billion cut to Medicaid was in an ear...

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Brandon Bostian, Amtrak engineer, charged over fatal 2015 derailment in Philly

Federal investigators determined that Bostian allowed the train to speed up to 106 miles per hour in a curve suitable for only half of that speed. Although it is unusual for a judge to order a prose...

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Appalachia's approach to drugs at odds with Sessions policy

Appalachia's approach to drugs at odds with Sessions policy

And Sessions said it gives prosecutors "discretion to avoid sentences that would result in an injustice". "It exploded the prison population, didn't help public safety and cost taxpayers billions in e...

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Squirrel interrupts game between Twins and Indians

Squirrel interrupts game between Twins and Indians

The squirrel forced the game to pause in the sixth inning . Santana (6-1) struck out four, walked five, and combined with three relievers on a three-hitter, Minnesota's second shutout of the season...

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Arkansas flags lowered to honor slain deputy

Arkansas flags lowered to honor slain deputy

Thursday near the junction of Slo Fork Road, authorities stated during a press conference Thursday at the Dardanelle Police Department. After responding to the Gum Springs Road residence, police fou...

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Most Americans Oppose Republican's New Health Care Plan

I have made many friends. "We believe the Medicaid changes alone will cost the District between $1.8 billion and $4 billion in lost federal revenue over the next seven years, including an immediate ...

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'Everybody' has better health care than the US

'Everybody' has better health care than the US

Mr Turnbull said Mr Trump was different to former president Barack Obama. "I shouldn't say this to our great gentleman and our friend from Australia because you have better health care than we do"...

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Attorney general announces involuntary manslaughter charges against engineer in deadly Amtrak crash

Eight people died in the accident and more than 200 were injured. Philadelphia prosecutors announced earlier in the week that they couldn't prove Bostian acted with "conscious disregard" when he acc...

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#LetsMakePeace: Trump goes on odd tweetstorm praising Russian Federation - and Rosie O'Donnell

Comey did not say he asked Justice for more money or FBI agents to expand the Russian Federation investigation, as one official told NBC News Wednesday - and as was reported by the New York Tim...

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