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Trump to decide on Paris climate deal in 'next few days'

Trump is expected to announce his decision to pull out of the Paris agreement later Thursday, two senior USA officials with knowledge of the president's plan told CNN Wednesday. Though it remains th...

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White House seeks to wall off Russian Federation questions

White House seeks to wall off Russian Federation questions

Dubke's resignation could be the forerunner of a larger staff shake-up in the administration. "It has been a privilege to serve this president", Dubke said in a phone interview. CBS News' Major Garr...

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Teen Thanks Defenders After Being Protected From Portland White Supremacist

Teen Thanks Defenders After Being Protected From Portland White Supremacist

Two precious lives were lost this Memorial Day weekend in Portland and one more, almost so. His court-appointed attorney, Gregory Scholl, did not immediately return a call. Only about 6 percent of t...

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Jury Selection Begins in Philando Castile Trial

Jury selection in the trial is set to begin today and will likely last at least two days. When Castile was pulled over on the evening of July 6, 2016, the world was able to watch. Yanez's attorney T...

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Putting together a holistic solution to defeat Islamic State: White House

Putting together a holistic solution to defeat Islamic State: White House

Michael Dubke , the White House communications director, announced Tuesday that he was resigning, as President Donald Trump considers a broader shake-up of his staff in the face of multiple invest...

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Spicer says Trump, Merkel 'get along very well'

In Russia, G.V. Srinivas, joint secretary (Eurasia) in India's Ministry of External Affairs, said Modi's participation in the India-Russia Annual Summit "signals that there will be emphasis on tra...

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Texas lawmakers scuffle after state rep calls ICE on protesters

Texas lawmakers scuffle after state rep calls ICE on protesters

Activists wearing red T-shirts reading " Lucha ", or "Fight", had filled up the gallery seats but after about 40 minutes of the session, they began to cheer, whistle and chanted: " Here to stay! " and...

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Body of Duke University student found in Massachusetts

Body of Duke University student found in Massachusetts

The Office of Norfolk District Attorney Michael W. Morrissey sent a press release stating that no foul play is suspected in the 20-year-old MA native's death. Doherty's parents said earlier in the wee...

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Cleveland Police Fire Officer Who Shot Tamir Rice

Cleveland Police Fire Officer Who Shot Tamir Rice

Rice's death, ruled a homicide by the Cuyahoga County medical examiner, drew demonstrations both in Cleveland and several other cities across the U.S. The incident was caught on surveillance video...

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Showdown at the Capitol over bathroom bill

The tax is applied to wages over $200,000 for an individual and over $250,000 for a married couple.The Texas House passed Senate Bill 8, the pro-life legislation that bans the procedure of partial...

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Man With Guns Arrested at Trump International Hotel in DC

Man With Guns Arrested at Trump International Hotel in DC

A man was arrested at Trump International Hotel in Washington , D.C., on Wednesday after two guns and ammo were found inside his vehicle. Moles was arrested without incident, after an assault-sty...

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One dead, two missing, others hurt in Wisconsin corn plant explosion

An explosion and fire were reported at Didion Milling in Cambria Wednesday around 11 p.m. Officials did not release any additional information, but did say there would be a news briefing sometime ...

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House Intel Committee Subpoenas Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen

Flynn had previously declined the committee's invitation to speak with them and provide documents on the issue. " We will continue to pursue this investigation wherever the facts may lead ", their st...

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Spicer refers Russia questions to Trump's outside attorney

Spicer refers Russia questions to Trump's outside attorney

That includes Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner, who reportedly tried to set up a back channel to Moscow during the transition - separate from US agencies. Mr Johnson noted that a White House staff shake...

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Trump returns to White House after first global trip

Trump returns to White House after first global trip

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Sunday said that her nation could no longer "completely depend" on the U.S.as a reliable partner. After the president and first lady exited their helicopter, t...

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EU President warns Trump against Paris climate deal exit

The Paris Agreement , spearheaded by Trump's predecessor Barack Obama and signed by 195 countries in April 2016, aims to fight climate change by reducing carbon emissions and limiting global tem...

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Senators warn of fiscal fallout after Erdogan visit violence

The Turkish side accuses the U.S. of not providing adequate protection and of allowing the protesters to get too close to Turkish officials, including the president. The U.S. State Department has call...

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Prognosis poor for GOP health care plan

Prognosis poor for GOP health care plan

Premiums for those people would likely skyrocket , causing some to drop their insurance entirely. Still, several Republicans said the analysis of the House bill helped shape their thinking. Services...

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TODAY'S FORECAST: Partly sunny, high near 65

TODAY'S FORECAST: Partly sunny, high near 65

Low: 70. Wind: SE 5-10 miles per hour. Monday - A chance of showers. Partly sunny; high of 70. Wind: SE 10 miles per hour. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. After today , however, there is 40 ...

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Bernie Sanders: Lieberman Would Be 'Very Contentious' FBI Director Nominee

US Senator from Connecticut Joe Lieberman leaves the West Wing of the White House after meeting with US President Donald Trump on May 17, 2017 in Washington , DC. he thinks Lieberman might be the o...

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Former US national security adviser Brzezinski dies at 89

However, the Carter years also took in the Iranian hostage crisis, which came to symbolise the administration's failures and frustrations. Brzezinski also helped in the normalization of USA relation...

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La Conner girl competes at national spelling bee

Paimagam, a student at Randolph Middle School, was one of 291 participants in the preliminary rounds of the 90th Scripps National Spelling Bee , held Wednesday at the Gaylord National Resort, a Washi...

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President Trump considering overhauling White House staff

Kushner is alleged to have spoken with Russia's ambassador to the US about setting up a back-channel communications network with Moscow during the presidential transition. He added: "Ultimately we're...

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Trump to pull USA out of Paris climate accord

Trump himself kept everyone in suspense, saying he was still listening to "a lot of people both ways". Trump, a Republican who has claimed global warming is a hoax, has moved quickly since taking of...

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James Comey OK'd to testify before US Senate committee

Michael Cohen just told me on the phone he would still comply with the subpoena (just issued by House Cmte). According to a statement from the committee, they're requesting " testimony, personal do...

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Tulsa cop Betty Jo Shelby acquitted in shooting of unarmed Terence Crutcher

Tulsa cop Betty Jo Shelby acquitted in shooting of unarmed Terence Crutcher

Tiffany Crutcher , the twin sister of Terrence Crutcher, said her brother's hands were up, that he was not an imminent threat or attack her and didn't deserve to be shot. She angrily accused Tulsa po...

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Committee issues subpoenas; Comey OK'd to testify

Flynn, who was sacked as national security adviser in February, rebuffed an initial subpoena for personal documents from the committee by invoking his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination....

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The Most Misspelled Words by State: We're Wondering About Wisconsin

The Most Misspelled Words by State: We're Wondering About Wisconsin

They will compete today in the final round. It boiled down to the points the seventh grader earned in the competition. "I learned how to study for a long time and keep focus and I also learned how...

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NJ cop on way to work killed in I-78 crash

NJ cop on way to work killed in I-78 crash

Investigators say a grey Toyota Camry was heading westbound on Rt. The out-of-control auto crossed a grassy median before striking Tarentino's vehicle and another auto, officials said. Tarentino was...

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CNN sacks Kathy Griffin over Trump video

CNN sacks Kathy Griffin over Trump video

CNN had earlier called the picture " disgusting and offensive , "and said it was " evaluating " its annual New Year's Eve coverage, which Griffin co-hosted for a decade with Anderson Cooper ". In a t...

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Kathy Griffin gets a head of herself

The image went viral Tuesday, drawing strong condemnation from both sides of the political aisle as well as thousands of calls for a boycott of Griffin's current cross-country comedy tour. "To be hone...

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Opinion Column: Why Middle East peace starts in Saudi Arabia

Opinion Column: Why Middle East peace starts in Saudi Arabia

Trump arrived back at the White House Saturday night. Moving the embassy is "something the President supports, something he supported during the campaign, something he still supports", the official...

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Trump expected to pull the US out of Paris climate agreement

Trump expected to pull the US out of Paris climate agreement

Sources in the environmental community say European leaders are starting to get calls from the White House laying the groundwork for a us exit. An American pullout would deal a devastating blow to...

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Renewable energy expected to continue growth, despite Trump

Each of the 197 parties to the Paris accord have agreed to reduce their greenhouse-gas emissions by varying degrees. These include carbon dioxide generated from burning of fossil fuels that scient...

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Key GOP senators slam House Obamacare replacement after CBO report

Further, it is estimated that the number of uninsured individuals will rise to 19 million in 2020 and to 23 million in 2026. The savings would largely come from Medicaid and subsidies from the Af...

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