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Trump interviews 4 candidates for post of FBI director

When asked if Lieberman was his top pick, the president said "yes". Lieberman gave a thumbs-up to reporters camped out on the White House driveway and said "It was a good meeting". Mr Lieberman te...

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Congressional report shows how premiums could change under 'Trumpcare'

Although many healthy customers would welcome plans with lower monthly premiums, the high cost of medical care isn't going down. Additionally, health-policy experts have said the current version...

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Here's how Trump's 3% economic growth target stacks up against past presidents

Food stamp cuts would drive millions from the program. Subsidies for commercial air travel in rural areas would be cut by more than half. Still, the president and most Republicans in Congress share ...

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Two children found dead near Lake Weatherford

The girl was celebrating her birthday today and their mother claimed that the two had "took off". After searching the property, she found them in the vehicle, the release said. Mark Arnett said. Bot...

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US Envoy: Leaks of Manchester bomb probe

US Envoy: Leaks of Manchester bomb probe "reprehensible", will stop

Abedi's brother has confessed to a Libyan militia that the two of them belonged to Islamic State. All the previous arrests were made in and around Manchester where the suicide bombing took place on ...

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Overstreet Impresses In NCAA Championship Debut

Overstreet Impresses In NCAA Championship Debut

Of the six individuals in the field, Overstreet is the only freshman as stroke play begins Friday, May 26 and runs through Monday, May 29. Top Stanford performers Viraat Badhwar and Isaiah Salinda hav...

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House gives final approval to bill with transgender bathroom ban

House gives final approval to bill with transgender bathroom ban

The state house gave final approval on Monday and the bill now goes to the senate - which is also Republican-dominated and expected to back it. "For those who care about unfunded mandates, if a sc...

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Tenn. lawmakers debate morality of President Trump's first budget

Trump's plan is a departure from those of his predecessors, in that it actually includes a way to pay back the bills it racks up. According to the proposed budget, "a comprehensive overhaul to o...

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Texas House rejects attempts to strengthen 'bathroom bill'

The Senate's school finance formula - now in Senate substitute for House Bill 2186 - provides for even less new funding for schools. "On the issue of bathrooms, the House is availing itself of the...

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Trump's views on Islam 'continue to evolve,' says Secretary of State

During his trip to the Global Center for Combating Extremist Ideology in Riyadh , a center that aims to defeat militant communication, Trump, Saudi King Salman and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah...

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Jewish hardliners ejected from Jerusalem mosque compound

Jewish hardliners ejected from Jerusalem mosque compound

For full coverage of Trump's Israel trip, see this week's AJN . A longtime businessman, Mr Trump has cast Middle East peace as the "ultimate deal" and has tasked his son-in-law Jared Kushner ...

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Senate Republicans could preserve one of Trumpcare's deadliest provisions

Rob Portman's downtown Cincinnati office to decry GOP efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act .Nick SwartsellA day after the Congressional Budget Office released its analysis of a bill...

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Trump Expected To Talk Climate Change At G-7 Summit

For Russia to return it would have to adhere to the "Minsk accords, and implementing those, restoring Ukrainian sovereignty", U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told reporters Wednesday. While ye...

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'I Made a Mistake': Republican Wins Despite Assault Charges from Reporter Scuffle

The office of Montana's secretary of state released a statement saying almost 70 percent of ballots had been cast prior to Election Day, anyway: even if persuadable constituents had a change o...

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Manchester police stop sharing information with USA over leaks

Twenty-two people, including several children, were killed on Monday when a bomb went off at a concert by USA pop star Ariana Grande at the Manchester Arena in Manchester, northwest England . A...

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UK police stop sharing info

UK police stop sharing info

Britain's home secretary criticised USA officials for leaking sensitive information about the ongoing inquiry into the bombing. CBS News' Mark Phillips reports British authorities are furious that...

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Wisconsin senator reacts to healthcare CBO report

Insurers are pulling out of some markets in part because Republicans want to drop the requirement that everyone buy insurance and Trump has threatened to end payments that lower co-payments and deduct...

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If FBI wants to talk to Kushner, lawyer says he's ready

Mr Kushner held meetings with Russia's ambassador to Washington , Sergey Kislyak , and a banker from Moscow after Mr Trump's election victory a year ago. Kushner has emerged as one of the most i...

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Supreme Court Effectively Strikes Down 2 Congressional Districts In North Carolina

And this is where Monday's ruling could have implications for two other North Carolina cases working their way through federal courts. "The U.S. Supreme Court has made clear over the past quarte...

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George HW Bush weighs in on Ailes' death

George HW Bush weighs in on Ailes' death

His wife Elizabeth announced the news in a statement Thursday morning. Matt Drudge of Drudge Report described him as an "American classic" in a tweet Thursday morning. Ailes began his televisi...

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Honoring Minnesota officers killed in the line of duty

Honoring Minnesota officers killed in the line of duty

The president signed a proclamation Monday declaring the day "Peace Officer Memorial Day" and the upcoming week "Police Week". - The five officers killed in the July ambush were honored Saturday e...

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Virginia State Police trooper shot, suspect manhunt ongoing

Virginia State Police trooper shot, suspect manhunt ongoing

Virginia State Police and Richmond Police are actively searching for a man who shot a Virginia State Police Special Agent Friday evening in Richmond. During this time, the passenger shot the special ...

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Boaters Reminded to Inspect Vessels Before

Boaters Reminded to Inspect Vessels Before "Setting Sail" This Memorial Day Weekend

Marc McCleskey. Enjoy your experience on the attractive Sarasota coastal ways but stay safe! Make sure you have enough gas. We want them to have everything on the boat. "All summer, game wardens acros...

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SC Men Charged for Pouring Beer Down Gator's Throat

SC Men Charged for Pouring Beer Down Gator's Throat

So far, no word on where in SC this alleged incident occurred. The photos originally appeared on SnapChat, SCDNR Public Information Director Kyndel McConchie said. Alligators are a federally protect...

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Metro Atlanta's jobless rate declines to 4.5 percent

Metro Atlanta's jobless rate declines to 4.5 percent

Employment in the goods-producing industries, up 1,200 jobs, or 1.3 percent, increased for the first time in 24 months. In April 2016, Savannah's rate was 4.8 percent; southern counties saw 5 percen...

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In Europe, World Leaders Try To Change Trump's Mind On Climate Change

In Europe, World Leaders Try To Change Trump's Mind On Climate Change

Nikolai Fichtner, spokesman for the German environment ministry, said the Europeans were "lobbying at all levels right now for the U.S.to remain in the Paris agreement ". Trump refused to say he wo...

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China tightens border controls with North Korea

China tightens border controls with North Korea

The only hurdle left, Stewart said in a hearing before the Senate Armed Services Committee on Tuesday, is finding a way for its ballistic missile to re-enter the atmosphere. Russian Federation share...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation beams search light on Trump's son-in-law over Russian Federation ties

Federal Bureau of Investigation beams search light on Trump's son-in-law over Russian Federation ties

Russian ambassador to the U.S. Sergei Kislyak told his superiors that Kushner floated the idea during a meeting at Trump Tower on December 1 or 2, according to the Post , which cited intercepts of...

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Governor Makes New Appointment to the Alabama Supreme Court

Governor Makes New Appointment to the Alabama Supreme Court

New Orleans recently set about in removing four statues of Confederate leaders from public property, and some people are very upset . Sellers is a partner in the Montgomery office of a prominent A...

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Ex-Texas nurse accused of killing dozens of kids in 1980s

Ex-Texas nurse accused of killing dozens of kids in 1980s

The next year, prosecutors said, Jones was convicted of murder and sentenced to 99 years in prison for the death of 15-month-old Chelsea McClellan, who was injected with a potent muscle relaxer and ...

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Officer shot after man opens fire in nursing home

He also served time for a 2009 abduction of another woman. Pine Kirk Care Center is a 24-bed facility in a converted residential residence, said Peter Van Runkle, executive director of the Ohio ...

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Former Spy Chief confirms Russian interference in United States elections

Former Spy Chief confirms Russian interference in United States elections

Burr said that the committee's lawyers have supplied Flynn with a narrower set of questions. Intelligence committee chairman Sen. In a statement to reporters, a White House official said the heari...

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Texas pushes ahead with 'bathroom bill' as others shy away

For months, transgender individuals residing in Texas have watched lawmakers in Austin squabble over which bathrooms they can use and have been left to wonder whether the Legislature would pull back o...

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Jury selection enters 2nd day in Bill Cosby sex assault case

While trial is being held in Montgomery County, the judge allowed for a jury to be brought in from Allegheny County. One-third of the potential jurors questioned in Bill Cosby's sex assault case M...

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Texas Governor Cracks Joke About Reporters At Gun Range

But abortion opponents, who have dubbed the procedure "dismemberment" abortions , argue they're "gruesome". The entire incident was reported on Twitter by Patrick Svitek, a journalist with the Tex...

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