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Two Houston Officers Shot; Suspect Sought

The second officer now has a bullet lodged near his spine; he is in critical condition. The dead suspect was killed in an exchange with two officers who suffered multiple wounds. A shelter-in-place ...

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Dems Bringing Immigrants With Them to Trump's Congressional Address

That's because Democratic women are wearing white to the big event to make a big statement, without even saying a word. In the wake of America's first almost-female presidency, clothing choices took...

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Donald Trump proposes $54 billion increase in United States defence spending

Donald Trump proposes $54 billion increase in United States defence spending

In a speech to the nation's governors at the White House on Monday, Trump described the budget, which is weeks away from being introduced to Congress, as a "historical increase in defense spe...

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Yemen raid yields data on Al Qaeda explosives, official says

Yemen raid yields data on Al Qaeda explosives, official says

The prolonged standing ovation that President Donald Trump led on Tuesday for the widow of a fallen U.S. commando was an effective bit of political theater. 'What's worse?' There's nothing worse", add...

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Liberal Activists, New DNC Chief Face A Trump-Era Reckoning

Liberal Activists, New DNC Chief Face A Trump-Era Reckoning

The initiative - dubbed "Faces of Trump's Mass Deportation Plan" - includes the DNC soliciting and sharing stories of those targeted for deportation who are not violent criminals. Appearing on Hardba...

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Injured In New Orleans During Mardi Gras

Injured In New Orleans During Mardi Gras

CNN affiliate WKRG is reporting that a Mardi Gras parade in Gulf Shores, Alabama has been canceled this morning after a auto hit a crowd that including 11 students in a marching band. The victim...

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GOP senator: Trump budget 'dead on arrival'

GOP senator: Trump budget 'dead on arrival'

Among the retired generals who signed the letter were a chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, a Supreme Allied Commander of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation for Europe, two directors of the Nationa...

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Chiefs sign safety Eric Berry to long-term deal

But Berry is not even your average superstar safety. He ran for a career-best 1,509 yards two years later, and was voted All-Pro again the following year, when he ran for 1,287 yards and 12 touchdow...

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Trump might fix immigration too well -- Gary Lewis

Trump might fix immigration too well -- Gary Lewis

United States president Donald Trump is creating a new government office with the very specific goal of serving American victims of crimes committed by undocumented immigrants . There are many amus...

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Trump Today: President pledges 'historic' boost for military spending

Senior administration officials told the New York Times that Trump's budget would cut tens of billions of dollars from agencies including State and the Environmental Protection Agency . More than 120...

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George W. Bush defends the 'indispensable' media

Bush was destroyed by the media and Saturdya Night Live on a consistent basis, and while we can all agree that Dubya wasn't the brightest lightbulb to ever lightbulb, he took his ribbing gracefully....

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Trump gives himself an 'A' for effort

Trump gives himself an 'A' for effort

Wait a second. I thought he was this great communicator, so good at branding that if he's not careful he'll give his opponents an edge. It's a rare public concession from Trump, who isn't known to a...

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Strong-severe storms possible Tuesday

The risk for severe thunderstorms continues Wednesday for areas farther east. Despite the season, the ingredients necessary for thunderstorm formation; moisture, instability and lift will be prese...

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Plane crashes into building in MA

Plane crashes into building in MA

The plane impacted the roof of the building at 1 Riverview Boulevard. The FAA will investigate and the NTSB will determine a likely cause for the crash, according to officials. "It's the craziest th...

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Bidding for the Obamas' book deal crests $60 million

A number of leading publishers are in the running. Penguin declined to comment for the report, as did Obama's spokesman and Robert Barnett, the former president's literary agent. That's $30 millio...

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Orange County Deputy Shot

The suspect, a 20-year-old man who has not been named, died after deputies returned fire during the confrontation in Southwest Orlando. "He is able to communicate, he's in relatively good spirits", ...

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Mayor de Blasio Unveils Plan to Combat Rising Homelessness

Acknowledging that the city's shelter population has gone up by 18 percent since he took office - from 51,000 to 60,000 now - de Blasio said he wants there to be 2,500 fewer homeless people within f...

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Amber alert issued for toddler out of Yakima

Amber alert issued for toddler out of Yakima

No other details are available, we are making calls to get more information. An infant boy was kidnapped late Monday night in Yakima, prompting an Amber Alert and a police manhunt ending with the ...

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Colts defensive tackle David Parry arrested

Colts defensive tackle David Parry arrested

Officers later got a call of a hit-and-run and found the cart crashed into a gate. Parry was not given a breath test because of his lack of stability and because he was "dry heaving", as if he was g...

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Betsy DeVos praises segregated higher education system for pioneering 'school choice'

Betsy DeVos praises segregated higher education system for pioneering 'school choice'

The Secretary of Education's comments followed a meeting between President Donald Trump and more than 85 presidents and chancellors of HBCUs at the White House on Monday, Feb. The people gathered arou...

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Donald Trump grades himself C for messaging, A in achievement

Donald Trump grades himself C for messaging, A in achievement

On Tuesday morning, President Trump granted an exclusive interview and preview of tonight's address to Congress to Fox & Friends. It wasn't 'communicated effectively, ' Trump admitted. "A lot of tho...

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Charles Lawton: Base public health care policy on principles, not political parties

Charles Lawton: Base public health care policy on principles, not political parties

Republican lawmakers now say that their approach would provide "universal access" to health care, without a guarantee that those currently enrolled could keep their insurance. He gets coverage through...

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Neighborhood locked down after two Texas police officers shot

Authorities were telling residents to stay inside their homes and to take cover. Houston police say the shooting happened at a residence on Sterlingame near United States 59 South and the Sam Hou...

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Donald Trump: Paul Ryan 'Working Very Hard' on Obamacare Repeal

Donald Trump: Paul Ryan 'Working Very Hard' on Obamacare Repeal

Ryan said House Republicans have been investigating Russian Federation for "quite a while" and the House Intelligence Committee is now conducting a bipartisan probe of reports that the Trump campaign ...

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Allegations of rampant harassment at two United States jewelers

Sanya Douglas, a Kay sales associate and manager in NY from 2003 to 2008, told the Post that a manager had a saying for male leaders coaxing women into sexual favors to advance their careers, callin...

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Give resounding no to school vouchers

Give resounding no to school vouchers

Fordham Institute, a think tank that advocates for "school choice". Patrick Wolf, a University of Arkansas voucher researcher, adds that the 53 school-choice programs around the country right now ...

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U.S. marijuana jobs set to outpace manufacturing

On Feb. 24, Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper warned that because 60 percent of the US had already legalized either recreational or medical marijuana, a federal crackdown could ignite a firestorm. A...

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MA is best state in America, new report says

News for ranking the 50 U.S. states, alongside news analysis and daily reporting", the website writes on its Best States page. Areas where the state ranked lower include infrastructure (26th), gover...

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Damaging winds, tornadoes possible Wednesday

We're tracking a large frontal system that will bring some unsettled weather today and tomorrow as it moves from the Midwest into the Northeast. Outside of thunderstorms, it will also be breezy to w...

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Reward increased to $96000 in case of slain in teens

And another approximately 1,000 tips have come in since February 25. Since that time, authorities have released a picture of a suspect which they later said was taken by Liberty on her cell phone. T...

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Gwen Stefani, Blake Shelton And Alicia Keys Cover 'Waterfalls'

All the four judges gave him a standing ovation. Everyone mentioned that the emotion in his performance and the passion in his voice . I wasn't expecting that at all. She chose to be on Team Gwe...

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Crawfish are in demand right during Mardi Gras

Crawfish are in demand right during Mardi Gras

Fat Tuesday parades will kick off with the Order of Athena at 10:30 A.M. Tonight, though, the weekly promotion will feature "lots of Mardi Gras beads and festive décor", owner Jeff Filosa says. Mardi ...

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Longmont weather: HIgh of 39 with a chance of snow

The main threats will be large hail and damaging winds. Skies clear Wednesday , with sunny, but cold conditions with a high near 39 degrees and wind chill values as low as zero degrees. Mostly clou...

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'Nobody Knew' Healthcare Is Complicated

'Nobody Knew' Healthcare Is Complicated

Trump told the insurers that his changes would include expanded healthcare savings accounts, which are tax-free savings accounts typically used with high-deductible insurance plans, and the sale of he...

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Local Lawmakers and Leaders Show Support of Jewish Community Center

Local Lawmakers and Leaders Show Support of Jewish Community Center

According to Katsuyama, she was at the ADL to discuss other bomb threats when the threat was phoned in. These threats are part of a nationwide trend over the last couple of months. Per the group ...

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