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United States won't be rushed on climate change policies - Tillerson

Secretary of State Tillerson has signed an agreement recognizing the Paris climate accord at a meeting of Arctic nations in Alaska. Tillerson told the council that the Trump Administration was rev...

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Former acting AG Yates claims she warned WH about Flynn's Russian Federation ties

Former acting AG Yates claims she warned WH about Flynn's Russian Federation ties

And it took almost three weeks after Yates' exhortation for him to oust Flynn - and then, only because his lies to Vice President Mike Pence got leaked to the press, kicking off a cascading scandal. B...

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Laconia Memorial Day parade to step off at 10 am

Keewatin American Legion Post 452/VFW Post 5516 and Auxiliaries will host a ceremony Monday, May 29, at 9:30 a.m.at Keewatin City Park. A news release from Yavapai Cemetery Association notes that Ci...

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Former Rep. Anthony Weiner faces criminal charges in sexting case

Former Rep. Anthony Weiner faces criminal charges in sexting case

He is facing up to 10 years in prison, though prosecutors are apparently pushing for a 21-27 month sentence. "I am guilty, your honor", Weiner , who also has to give up his iPhone, said through tea...

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Trump Reportedly Told Russians Firing Comey Abated Pressure From Probe

In a press release in response to the Times story , the White House disputed not the facts of the report , but the interpretation, saying Trump was talking not about the FBI's criminal investigati...

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Firestorm over Comey's dismissal adds to Trump frustrations

Firestorm over Comey's dismissal adds to Trump frustrations

The White House initially said Trump fired Comey on the recommendation of the top Justice Department officials: Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Rosenstein. White House press secretary Sean Spicer s...

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Tornadoes leave 2 dead, dozens more injured

The tornado swept into the mobile home park in w. He also said emergency responders were still searching for other potential casualties because some residents were still unaccounted for. Gov. Scott Wa...

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Performer: Ringling was a 'compass' for others

Performer: Ringling was a 'compass' for others

Ringling is "the grandparent" of the circus art form and many other kinds of modern live entertainment, according to Scott O'Donnell, a former performer with Ringling and now executive director of Cir...

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Black student's stabbing investigated as possible hate crime

The president of Bowie State University, Mickey Burnim , said counseling services will be available to students and a moment of silence will be observed during the school's commencement on Tuesday. Ot...

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We will 'take care of' violent crimes against police

We will 'take care of' violent crimes against police

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand this fifteenth day of May, in the year of our Lord two thousand seventeen, and of the Independence of the United States of America the two hundred and f...

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Comey to testify in public Senate intelligence hearing

Late on Friday, the Senate intelligence committee announced that Mr Comey had agreed to testify at an open hearing at an undetermined date after Memorial Day on May 29. However, neither McMaster nor T...

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Sessions Orders Longer Prison Sentences, Reversing Obama-era Policy

Sessions Orders Longer Prison Sentences, Reversing Obama-era Policy

U.S. attorney general Jeff Sessions has issued a memo to federal prosecutors around the country, directing them to seek harsher penalties for low-level offenses-bringing back the type of policy that ...

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Congressman Al Green calls for Trump impeachment, receives death threats

Doug Creamer attended the meeting to voice his opposition to impeachment. The second-most-senior ranking Democrat in the Senate, Senator Richard Durbin, said of fellow Democrats, "they wanted the pr...

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Graduates walk out on Pence at Notre Dame commencement

Graduates walk out on Pence at Notre Dame commencement

He made reference to how some of the university's beliefs align with those of President Donald Trump, such as standing strong to protect religious liberty and standing for the "unalienable right to li...

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Billy Horschel Captures First Win Since 2014 at AT&T Byron Nelson

Billy Horschel Captures First Win Since 2014 at AT&T Byron Nelson

In 1968, the tournament became the first named after a PGA Tour player. Horschel and Day replayed the 18th hole and after both missed their birdie opportunities, Day was left with what seemed like...

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Watch the "Greatest Show on Earth" LIVE on Facebook tonight

While Ringling's closure is a tremendous victory, no retirement plans have been announced for any of the animals used and abused by the now-defunct circus. Ticket sales had already fallen, but they dr...

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Bronson Arroyo: Arroyo surrenders six runs in loss to Rockies

Bronson Arroyo: Arroyo surrenders six runs in loss to Rockies

Colorado rookie Antonio Senzatela was in line for an NL-leading seventh win before the Rockies' bullpen let the big lead slip away. Greg Holland allowed a walk in the ninth while remaining flawles...

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Trump again suggests ending White House briefings, won't commit to Spicer

Trump again suggests ending White House briefings, won't commit to Spicer

On Friday morning, the President had tweeted, "Maybe the best thing to do would be to cancel all future "press briefings" and hand out written responses for the sake of accuracy???" Trump had been s...

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Donald Trump and the glowing orb: What's really going on

Donald Trump and the glowing orb: What's really going on

The president's first speech overseas provided an opportunity to show his strength and resolve, in contrast to his struggle to contain a mushrooming scandal at home after his firing of former FBI Dire...

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Dem Lawmaker To Call For Trump's Impeachment This Morning On House Floor

Dem Lawmaker To Call For Trump's Impeachment This Morning On House Floor

Following publication, a spokeswoman for Curbelo contacted Mother Jones to point out that "Congressman Curbelo was actually the first Republican to mention impeachment". That's 67 senators. Sixty-seve...

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Cloud Computing pulls surprise to win Preakness

Lawrence , a partnership of two finance dudes who love to name their horses after wonky terms in their industry. Then, Super Saver finished eighth, while Lookin At Lucky won aboard a new jockey, Marti...

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Trump contradicts his own White House on reasons for Comey firing

Trump contradicts his own White House on reasons for Comey firing

Comey, which could be construed as threatening a witness in this investigation, which is another violation of federal law". "All I want is for Comey to be honest". A White House spokeswoman on Thursda...

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Chaffetz resigns at career pinnacle after years in spotlight

Chaffetz resigns at career pinnacle after years in spotlight

During an appearance on ABC's "This Week" Sunday morning, Chaffetz, who chairs the House Oversight Committee, said he is speaking with Comey Monday and is pursuing documents related to the investiga...

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Senate Republicans consider steeper cuts to Medicaid

Senate Republicans consider steeper cuts to Medicaid

Congressional analysts estimate 24 million more Americans would be uninsured by 2026 under the bill, including 14 million by next year. And even if the Republicans can implement their repeal and repla...

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Baker asks US Senate not to undermine Massachusetts' success

Baker asks US Senate not to undermine Massachusetts' success

Numerous country's most influential health care associations and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce on Friday wrote to Senate leaders, warning them of massive coverage losses if lawmakers didn't immed...

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Told Ya' So: Obama's Advice About Flynn Unheeded By Trump Administration

Told Ya' So: Obama's Advice About Flynn Unheeded By Trump Administration

Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) on May 8 said "President Trump has long pursued business deals in Russian Federation". Trump ignored Obama's advice and tapped Flynn for the top White House nation...

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North Korea diplomat in Iran: CIA attempted to kill leader

North Korea diplomat in Iran: CIA attempted to kill leader

Speaking to reporters, Kim hailed the test launch and said that if the Trump administration wants peace on the divided Korean Peninsula, it should replace the armistice that ended the 1950-53 Korean W...

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California Democrats take aim at Trump, GOP Congress

California Democrats take aim at Trump, GOP Congress

Thousands of California Democrats are gathering in the Capital city for the three-day convention that will see either Ellis or Eric Bauman succeeding current party chairman John Burton . Nina Turner ...

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'America Needs Us': The Rock 'Announces' 2020 Presidential Run

The Hollywood icon bounded out onstage wearing a Five Timers Club smoking jacket, and graciously accepted the appointment, leaving Baldwin crestfallen. The Rock said he never would've considered a pr...

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Trump say it's possible he could pick Federal Bureau of Investigation head by next week

Trump also claimed Thursday that he asked Comey at one point if he was the subject of an FBI investigation, and that Comey said no. "It's beyond being a hypocrite. For example, White House press s...

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Roger Ailes, Former CEO Of Fox News Dies At 77

Under the leadership of Ailes, Fox became one of America's most popular television networks, with a core audience that remains distinctly different from those of more traditional news rivals CNN a...

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Oklahoma Officer Who Shot Unarmed Black Man Acquitted

In the courthouse on Monday, the officer claimed she shot Crutcher because she " feared for her life " and that she "did everything I could to stop this". Phil Stinson, a associate professor of crim...

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Preakness Stakes 2017: Complete finishing order

The win was the first graded stake victory for Cloud Computing , who finished third in the Wood Memorial and second in the Gotham at Aqueduct while on the Derby trail. Eighth-place finisher Always...

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North Korea fires unidentified projectile

It was sacked from Pukchang, the location of a military airport north of the capital Pyongyang, officials said. "North Korea fired an unidentified projectile from a site this afternoon from the vici...

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Trump's ex-adviser Flynn will not honor Senate subpoena

Trump's ex-adviser Flynn will not honor Senate subpoena

Richard Burr, and the ranking Democrat, Sen. "That's not a surprise to the committee", the Republican Senate Intelligence Committee Chair Richard Burr told NBC News of Flynn's defiance. Flynn, the...

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