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Joe Lieberman Is Reportedly the Frontrunner to Lead FBI

Comey was sacked by President Donald Trump last week. Trump met with Lieberman Wednesday and found him "agreeable", a source said . Lieberman is a devout follower of Orthodox Judaism. John McCain...

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White Cop Acquitted In Terence Crutcher's Fatal Shooting

White Cop Acquitted In Terence Crutcher's Fatal Shooting

CNN reports , the verdict came hours after the jury was sent to deliberate Wednesday. "She's ready to get back to her life", she said. Prosecutors told jurors that Shelby overreacted, arguing that C...

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Putin: I Can Prove Trump Passed No Secrets

Putin: I Can Prove Trump Passed No Secrets

Vladimir Putin, president of the Russian Federation, can vouch for Donald Trump's claim that no significant intelligence information was leaked to his foreign minister. May said the government has...

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North Korea's Missile Program Is Progressing Faster Than Expected: South Korea

North Korea's Missile Program Is Progressing Faster Than Expected: South Korea

North Korea has maintained that the missile test was in response to the nuclear dangers and threats posed by the US and its allies. North Korea, which has defied calls to rein in its weapons program...

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Six things to watch as Senate takes up GOP health care bill

Six things to watch as Senate takes up GOP health care bill

It marked Mr Trump's first legislative victory and goes some way to keeping a key campaign promise to roll back his predecessor's signature healthcare reform. Lamar Alexander, the Republican chair...

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Obama Warned Trump About Flynn

Obama Warned Trump About Flynn

Former National Intelligence Director James Clapper also is testifying. President Obama's former director of national intelligence and his former acting CIA director have both said they have see...

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Trump administration announces plans to renegotiate NAFTA

Trump administration announces plans to renegotiate NAFTA

The meeting was one of several on Capitol Hill this week involving Lighthizer, who was sworn in as USA trade representative on Monday, that are required for the Trump administration to trigger the s...

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Former Fox News Chairman Roger Ailes Is Dead

Former Fox News Chairman Roger Ailes Is Dead

In his 2013 biography , Ailes, who had hemophilia, discussed his inevitable death saying that "I've been prepared to face death all of my life". Ailes died after a fall at his Palm Beach, Florid...

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Trump Escalates Feud with Ousted FBI Director Comey

Trump Escalates Feud with Ousted FBI Director Comey

The president also said he reached out to FBI Director James Comey to find out if he was under FBI investigation, explaining that he talked to Comey once during a dinner and twice by phone. It was the...

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At least one killed as tornado tears though dozens of Oklahoma homes

A tornado tore through western Oklahoma on Tuesday evening, destroying or damaging dozens of homes and killing at least one person, media reported. NORMAN, Okla. Dale Daily, 61, said he heard the ...

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Joe Lieberman one of top picks for FBI job, says Trump

The circumstances surrounding the firing have made the appointment closely watched, with senators calling for an unimpeachable, nonpartisan appointment. Since leaving the Senate, Lieberman has worked ...

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Senate committee wants Comey to testify

Even Sean Hannity will shy away from a lost cause. Dianne Feinstein of California wrote the Justice Department and the White House on Wednesday seeking documents. Rep. Jason Chaffetz , the Republic...

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President Pence? Veep Starts Fundraising Amid Trump Scandals

After a New York Times report Tuesday, citing unnamed sources, alleged Trump pressed FBI Director James Comey to drop a probe into former national security adviser Michael Flynn, Democrats on Capito...

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New Orleans takes down 3rd Confederate-era monument

New Orleans takes down 3rd Confederate-era monument

Robert E. Lee on Friday, completing the southern city's removal of four Confederate-related statues that some called divisive. His was the third of four monuments coming down in the city's attempt t...

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Auto hits pedestrians in Times Square

Auto hits pedestrians in Times Square

Charges are pending. VIDEO FROM THE SCENE MOMENTS AFTER THE CRASH: Police said Rojas drove at a high rate of speed from West 42nd Street to West 45th Street. Richard Rojas tried to resist arrest befor...

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Statue of General Lee coming down in New Orleans on Friday

Statue of General Lee coming down in New Orleans on Friday

Lee statue. All three confederate monuments were removed at night, for security purposes, says Mayor Mitch Landrieu. Landrieu called for removing the monuments in the emotional aftermath of the 20...

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Trump says next gen leaders among Liberty grads

Trump says next gen leaders among Liberty grads

Is the Data Act more boon or boondoggle? Trump kept to a largely upbeat message during the roughly 30-minute speech , never mentioning his stunning decision this past week to remove James Comey as ...

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Trump won't move United States embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

Trump won't move United States embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

A day later, USA ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said the Western Wall belongs to Israel and that the US embassy should be moved to Jerusalem, another one of Trump's campaign promises from which the ...

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James Mangold Says Dafne Keen's X-23 Could Return

James Mangold Says Dafne Keen's X-23 Could Return

Spoilers about the ultimate fate of Logan's James Howlett and his mindless clone lie ahead. Logan is the final performance as Wolverine for Hugh Jackman . He's happy. He feels somehow satisfi...

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Ex-Florida congresswoman convicted of taking money meant for charity

Ex-Florida congresswoman convicted of taking money meant for charity

According to reports, the charges were brought forth after news surfaced that the congresswoman may have stolen hundreds of thousands of dollars from a children's charity to finance extravagant trip...

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Cornyn says he will stay in Senate, won't be FBI director

Garland, the chief judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, had been promoted for the job by some of the same Senate Republicans who blocked his nomination and refused to give him a Se...

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Betty Shelby: Tulsa Cop Who Shot Unarmed Terence Crutcher Acquitted by Jury

Then, seemingly showing no aggression to officers on a video shot from a chopper, Crutcher, unarmed was shot to death at his vehicle. The family of an unarmed black man killed by a white Oklahoma po...

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President Trump says he did not ask Comey to end Flynn investigation

The White House has said that Flynn was dismissed for misleading Vice President Mike Pence about a phone call with the Russian ambassador, during which he reportedly discussed ways of softening U.S. T...

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Roger Ailes dies at 77

The network initially announced his death by quoting the Drudge Report , which posted a statement from Ailes' wife, Elizabeth Ailes. Former President George H.W. Ailes, who had been a consultant ...

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US Army whistleblower Chelsea Manning released from prison

Manning, behind one of the largest classified information leaks in U.S. history, left Fort Leavenworth military prison in Kansas in the morning, Lt. Col. She served seven years of a 35-year sentence f...

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Senate Judiciary Committee Wants FBI's Comey Memos

He added that "everybody in this country gets a fair trial, [whether] it's the president or anyone else". Amash is the first Republican lawmaker to raise the specter of impeachment. Rep. Jason Chaff...

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President Trump to Lt. Gen. Mike Flynn (ret.), "Stay Strong"

Trump brought Flynn onto his team. According to Flynn's paperwork, he was paid $530,000 for work that "could be construed to have principally benefited the Republic of Turkey". The military plan aga...

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University students boo US Education Secretary at commencement

University students boo US Education Secretary at commencement

I guess maybe the lesson here is don't give a rich white woman an honorary doctorate to a historically black university when her biggest achievement is donating to the Republican Party. By far the lou...

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Tornado Watch, threats and timing of Thursday night storms

It covers 41 of Wisconsin's 72 counties as several severe thunderstorms are expected throughout the region. "Our main concern is going to be the hail and high winds", Nagle said. Because of the near...

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Planned Parenthood to close 4 Iowa clinics after funding cut

Planned Parenthood to close 4 Iowa clinics after funding cut

June 30 is the closing date for Planned Parenthood clinics in Burlington, Keokuk and Sioux City. The closures will impact 14,676 patients and about 30 employees. Several states have sought to eliminat...

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Lauded rocker Chris Cornell killed himself by hanging

Lauded rocker Chris Cornell killed himself by hanging

The musician was in the middle of a tour with Soundgarden , and had been performing a sold-out show at the Fox Theatre just hours before his death. Cornell was born in Seattle in 1964. They deliver...

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Rock Singer Chris Cornell Dead at 52, Timbaland and Anderson .Paak React

Rock Singer Chris Cornell Dead at 52, Timbaland and Anderson .Paak React

In 2006, his song "You Know My Name" for the film Casino Royale won a Golden Globe award. "I'll see you one day up in heaven". The Detroit Free Press reported that Detroit police social media ...

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Commission set up to probe U.S. voter fraud

Commission set up to probe U.S. voter fraud

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said the commission would be bipartisan and composed of about a dozen members, including current and former state election officials and experts . Com...

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USA must explain Western Wall comment

USA must explain Western Wall comment

While Mr Trump is set to become the first serving U.S. president to visit Jerusalem's Western Wall, Mr Netanyahu will not be present, the White House said on Tuesday. US officials announced ahead ...

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Donald Trump shared highly classified info with Russians

Donald Trump shared highly classified info with Russians

Russian President Vladimir Putin offered on Wednesday to provide a transcript of a controversial Oval Office meeting between President Donald Trump and Russia's foreign minister to prove that Trump di...

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