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Temple: Community observes Peace Officers Memorial Day

Temple: Community observes Peace Officers Memorial Day

The service, which honors law enforcement officers who died in the line of duty a year ago, marks the start of National Police Week . States that require background checks when purchasing a firearm s...

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Trump defends "absolute right" to share info with Russian Federation

The White House on Tuesday defended President Donald Trump's disclosure of classified information to senior Russian officials as "wholly appropriate", as officials tried to beat back criticism from fe...

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Special Olympics Georgia to Host 2017 State Summer Games at Emory University

Special Olympics Georgia to Host 2017 State Summer Games at Emory University

May 19, Batavia and Geneva police officers will take part to raise awareness and donations for the Law Enforcement Torch Run to support Special Olympics, according to a news release from the Batavia P...

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Melissa McCarthy, Alec Baldwin Return To SNL

When asked about why Spicer was there, Bryant-as-Sanders explained that it was just an exercise. Another reporter chimes in, "I'd also like to ask that question". Trump is innocent. How do we know? ...

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Pvt. Chelsea Manning set for release after 7 years in prison

Manning's long-term goal remains to live in Maryland, a place that "feels comfortable for her" and where she has family. "Pvt. Manning is statutorily entitled to medical care while on excess leave i...

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A$AP Rocky's Mansion Burglarized, Gun Drawn On Woman

A$AP Rocky's Mansion Burglarized, Gun Drawn On Woman

TMZ reports that his L.A. house was hit with an armed robbery last night (May 16) around 11.30 pm. The armed men pulled out guns and reportedly stole jewelry and other items worth up to $1.5 millio...

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I Had Absolute Right to Share Intel With Russia

I Had Absolute Right to Share Intel With Russia

Following a meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Trump said only that his meeting last week with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov was "very, very successful". Rep. Adam Schiff, D...

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Two swimmers die Tuesday after being pulled from Lake Michigan

Two swimmers die Tuesday after being pulled from Lake Michigan

Francis Hospital. Chicago Fire Department and CPD responded to a call of a person in the water in Lake Michigan near 7700 N. Eastlake Terrace - Rogers Beach - around 9:50 a.m. We see kids jumping ...

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Penn State Fraternity Death Case Continues

Penn State Fraternity Death Case Continues

Young is one of the eight Beta Theta Pi frat members facing involuntary manslaughter charges in connection with the February 3 death of Piazza. A member appears to administer a sternum rub, but Pi...

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Stormzy Donates Money To Help British Student Attend Harvard University

Stormzy Donates Money To Help British Student Attend Harvard University

Asiedu graduated with a degree in experimental psychology at the University of Oxford and wants to take a masters degree in human development and psychology at Harvard. When Asiedu's Crowdfunder goa...

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Code Orange Ozone Advisory Issued For Monday, May 15

Code Orange Ozone Advisory Issued For Monday, May 15

When ozone levels are high, they should avoid strenuous outdoor activities and consider remaining indoors in an air-conditioned environment. Wednesday, a ridge of high pressure, which has been persi...

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Chris Soules Pleads Not Guilty to Leaving the Scene of Fatal Crash

Chris Soules Pleads Not Guilty to Leaving the Scene of Fatal Crash

According to court documents obtained by Us Weekly , Soules' lawyers' motion to dismiss the charge against him has been denied by a judge, who stated that the court has determined it is "procedural...

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Executive director believes Confederate monuments would be great for Beauvoir

Police separated the sides with barriers. Workers wrapped the statue in bubble wrap before moving it. "Three weeks ago, we began a challenging but long overdue process of removing four statues t...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation chief sacking: 'Four to be interviewed' to replace Comey

On Friday, the White House denied reports that President Trump had also asked Mr Comey to pledge loyalty to him. Comey could testify during an investigation into the Trump campaign's ties to Russian...

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U.S. Rep. John Faso defends his vote on health care

Numerous key Republican senators who could stand in the way of a successful health-care vote are not in the group. Under the new GOP health bill, the American Health Care Act, pre-existing condition...

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Daredevil teens climb 745-foot Golden Gate Bridge without safety gear

Daredevil teens climb 745-foot Golden Gate Bridge without safety gear

According to a media report, two boys, Peter Teatime and Tommy Rector posted a video of themselves climbing the bridge in San Francisco. In the video, one man can be spotted sidestepping a gate in t...

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Trump Threatens James Comey, Implies He Taped Conversations

Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered a campaign of interference in the election, United States intelligence agencies concluded in January, aimed at tilting the vote in Trump's favor. WIthin a week...

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More severe storms expected this afternoon into tonight; tornadoes possible

More severe storms expected this afternoon into tonight; tornadoes possible

By evening, the National Weather Service listed more than 20 reports of tornadoes from Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Nebraska and Wisconsin, although some of those could be multiple reports of the same t...

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Chelsea Manning to return to active duty after prison release

CNN reports Manning remains on active duty status pending the conclusion of her appeals and may be entitled to military benefits. That year, she came out as a transgender woman at a men's prison a...

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Trump may pick new Federal Bureau of Investigation director by next week

Scott Applewhite, File). President Donald Trump is considering almost. Ms Fisher was an assistant attorney general for the justice department's criminal division. After the president tweeted what ap...

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3 arrested at gathering denouncing Confederate torch protest

The hopeful mood did not last long. The mayor of Charlottesville, in the USA state of Virginia, has been the target of anti-Semitic tweets after speaking out against far-right white nationalists who...

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GOP senators question whether Cornyn should get FBI job

Cornyn's been a great partner for the last four-and-a-half years, especially in relation to U.S. -Mexico border issues", Vela said. Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-SC, ) announced earlier this week that he does ...

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"Nothing Further to Add": Spicer Shuts Down Questions on Trump's Tapes Tweet

The new director will nearly certainly have to work to maintain the bureau's credibility by asserting political independence in the face of a president known for demanding loyalty from the people he a...

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Information Trump shared with Russians came from Israel, official says

Asked if he had concerns about Trump's handling of classified information, McConnell answered, "No". Trump had last week disclosed classified information with the Russians about a ISIS plot to tak...

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White House turns focus to 'dangerous' leaks after Russian Federation meeting controversy

He did not deny discussing classified information. Trump declared on Twitter that he has the "absolute right" to share facts and wanted to do so on "terrorism and airline flight safety" for "humanit...

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White House insists Trump's disclosures 'wholly appropriate'

White House insists Trump's disclosures 'wholly appropriate'

The FBI and Justice Department declined to comment Tuesday on accounts of the memo, which was first reported by The New York Times . MITCH MCCONNELL: I think it would be helpful to have less dram...

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US Identifies Navy SEAL Killed In Firefight With Al-Qaida In Somalia

US Identifies Navy SEAL Killed In Firefight With Al-Qaida In Somalia

AFRICOM said the U.S. forces in the raid were on an "advise-and-assist mission alongside members of the Somali National Army". The attackers were "neutralized", but Milliken was killed and two others ...

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Preet Bharara To Rosenstein On Special Prosecutor: Do The Right Thing

Though Rosenstein is a "respected career prosecutor", he has "mostly deserved the doubts he generated with his peculiar press-release-style memo purporting to explain Comey's sudden sacking", Bharar...

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Yankees' home runs back Sabathia in 7-1 rout of Royals

Yankees' home runs back Sabathia in 7-1 rout of Royals

A walk to Gardner brought up Gary Sanchez , who powered Hammel's 92 miles per hour fastball 428 feet over the center-field wall for his third homer of the season. "It was two balls that left the yard ...

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Torch-wielding group protests Confederate statue removal

Torch-wielding group protests Confederate statue removal

Signer has become the target of hate-filled, anti-Semitic messages from anonymous Twitter trolls after condemning a weekend protest over the planned removal of a Confederate monument. "You're not g...

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Security Council condemns NKorea missile test

While the outside world condemns North Korea's missile and nuclear tests, inside the country, state media say the weapons are needed to defend against a perceived threat from the United States and S...

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Merrick Garland To Remain A Judge; Won't Be FBI Director

Merrick Garland To Remain A Judge; Won't Be FBI Director

Israeli Ambassador Ron Dermer did not confirm where the intelligence came from but said in a statement that his country "has full confidence in our intelligence sharing relationship with the Unite...

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Trump asked Comey to shut down Flynn investigation

Trump took to Twitter on Tuesday to defend his actions. Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe also testified last week on Capitol Hill that there "has been no effort to impede our investigation to dat...

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Israel source of intel Trump leaked to Russians

McMaster said at a White House press conference Tuesday. The Post story did not say Trump had shared sources and methods, but noted that the information could lead to revealing the USA partner w...

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Sean Spicer and Donald Trump make out on SNL

McCarthy's Spicer and Baldwin's Trump flirted, with Trump tickling Spicer and Spicer declaring he had a wife. When Saturday Night Live released a trailer featuring Melissa McCarthy singing and dan...

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