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Former Penn State president gets jail time for failing to report Sandusky

Former Penn State president gets jail time for failing to report Sandusky

Former university president Graham Spanier , Tim Curley and Gary Schultz were all convicted of child endangerment in the wake of the scandal surrounding the convicted serial child molester, who i...

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Putin says claims he has compromising info on Trump are 'nonsense'

This, of course, is the Kremlin's standard response when challenged with the findings of 17 USA intelligence agencies who collectively assert that President Putin ordered his people to intervene on th...

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VA to use DOD's electronic medical records system

VA to use DOD's electronic medical records system

Shulkin said he decided to make an exception to the rule for full and open competition, signing a "Determination and Findings" form to do so. Subscribe to the Defense One daily. "We believe this pro...

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GOP legislative agenda incomplete, lags as Congress returns

A second and final required vote was scheduled during a session to begin early Friday shortly after midnight. The same Republican lawmakers agreed on another proposal to phase in a $285 million incr...

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India would stick to climate accord even if US pulled out

Trump and many people in his administration look at foreign policy". They wonder why the leader of Germany's most influential worldwide ally seems more willing to criticize their country than na...

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Bucks County police searching for escaped prisoner

Bucks County police searching for escaped prisoner

A " Shelter in Place " was also enacted Sunday evening in Doylestown Township, but has since been lifted. An entire school district was shut down today while police searched for an escaped prisoner ...

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UNC beats Florida Gulf Coast 10-1 in NCAA elimination game

UNC beats Florida Gulf Coast 10-1 in NCAA elimination game

Dallas Baptist's next game will be against the loser of the rain-delayed Virginia-TCU clash. While Bukauskas clearly didn't bring his "A" game, Davidson's hitters had a little something to do with...

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Nishikori advances to last 16 at French Open

Nishikori advances to last 16 at French Open

Japan's Kei Nishikori returns the ball to South Korea's Hyeon Chung during their tennis match at the Roland Garros 2017 French Open on June 4, 2017 in Paris . The Taiwanese-Czech duo saved si...

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Trump Criticizes His Own Justice Dept. In Tweets About Travel Ban

Rice said that the US and other countries need to remain focused on recognizing and stopping homegrown terrorists, and that Trump's order doesn't help. Conway said the outcome at the high court "is ...

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Sen. Collins: Tone, context of Trump-Comey conversations

Sen. Collins: Tone, context of Trump-Comey conversations "so important"

When pressed on the magnitude of the Russia investigation as the committee enters an important week of hearings, Collins said "there is so much speculation and so many stories and so many leaks that...

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'A Good Thing': WH, GOPers Defend Kushner On Russia Backchannel Reports

'A Good Thing': WH, GOPers Defend Kushner On Russia Backchannel Reports

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly agreed. Donald Trump returned to the USA from a relatively successful nine-day global tour on Saturday - a day after the Washington Post reported that J...

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Classes resume in Cambria after plant explosion

Classes resume in Cambria after plant explosion

The cause of the blast remains unknown, Didion officials said. Block's body was found early Thursday, not long after the explosion. On the other side of the lake, closer to the facility, Jeremey B...

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Al Pacino to Play Joe Paterno in HBO's Sandusky Movie

Al Pacino to Play Joe Paterno in HBO's Sandusky Movie

The now untitled Paterno film marks Pacino's latest in a string of HBO projects, along with the Jack Kevorkian biopic " You Don't Know Jack ", " Phil Spector ", which followed the murder trial...

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Former White House press officer Boris Epshteyn questioned in Russian Federation probe

Until this week, Kushner had largely escaped the focus on Trump's links with Vladimir Putin's Moscow regime, which has so far forced the resignation of Trump's national security adviser and the recusa...

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The US might withdraw from the UN Human Rights Council

The US is expected to announce intentions to withdraw from the United Nations Human Rights Council this week. He said frequently during last year's election campaign that climate change was a hoax...

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Marchers walk 200 miles to demand an IL budget

Marchers walk 200 miles to demand an IL budget

CHICAGO Any hope for a break in Illinois' long-running budget stalemate devolved into more partisan bickering and deeper divisions on Wednesday as the state legislature ended its spring session wit...

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Thirty states defy Trump and refuse to abandon Paris accord

Brown told reporters after her talk that states representing a significant share of the country's population and economic activity are ready to step up in the place of the federal government. He sai...

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Qatar asks citizens to leave UAE within 14 days -embassy

Qatar asks citizens to leave UAE within 14 days -embassy

Bahrain's foreign ministry issued a statement saying it would withdraw its diplomatic mission from the Qatari capital, Doha, within 48 hours and that all Qatari diplomats should leave Bahrain with...

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Trump tweets Justice Department to seek tougher travel ban

Trump's comments, made in early tweets on Monday, could weigh on his administration's emergency request last week asking the U.S. Supreme Court to reinstate his travel ban on people entering the Unit...

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Cosby's sex assault trial to begin after years of US allegations

Cosby's sex assault trial to begin after years of US allegations

She asserted that when Cosby "handed those pills to Andrea he knew what affect it would take" and he knew Constand would not be able to refuse his advances. He has also been publicly accused by mo...

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DC mayor reaffirms city's commitment to Paris climate deal

DC mayor reaffirms city's commitment to Paris climate deal

Columbia joins St. Louis and Kansas City on the list of cities joining the group. "Working together to address climate change is part of the city's culture and values". Jackson says Cleveland will c...

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Vladimir Putin hits back about claims over Donald Trump and US election

Mr Putin again denied any Russian involvement in the United States presidential election and any knowledge of Russian contacts with the Trump campaign. "Who is talking? Who is taking offense that we a...

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Are you ready? Hank Williams Jr. returning to 'MNF'

The Detroit Lions face the New York Giants on "MNF" on September 18. The last few seasons, the games on " Monday Night Football " routinely have been duds. Williams later responded to criticism over...

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Trump's Paris decision 'indefensible'

Trump said he pulled out of the Paris agreement because it was a bad deal that imposed undue burdens on the US that would harm the economy. "The American people are going to provide leadership, even i...

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Police arrest 12 people over London attack

The so-called Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for the attack. Dozens were injured, many of them critically, in the attack that started on the London Bridge , when three attackers s...

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Business impact of Qatar-Gulf rift

Business impact of Qatar-Gulf rift

Qatar Airways , one of the region's major long-haul carriers that routinely flies through Saudi airspace, did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Oil prices reversed all of its gains on ...

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Former Penn State administrators sentenced to jail time in Sandusky case

Former Penn State administrators sentenced to jail time in Sandusky case

All three will then be placed under house arrest for the remainder of their sentences. Two ex-Penn State officials have apologized to the sex abuse victims of Jerry Sandusky while awaiting sentenc...

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Supreme Court lifts temporary stay on execution

Arthur has been denied access to critical evidence, including a rape kit from Mr. Wicker's wife, Judy Wicker , which the State of Alabama says was lost". Ivey's lawyer wrote in a letter to Arthur's...

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House gives final OK to its budget; talks with Senate next

House gives final OK to its budget; talks with Senate next

The House would offer average 3.3 percent raises to public schoolteachers next year, compared with the Senate's proposal of 3.7 percent. Overall six in 10 Americans (58%) say Medicaid is either "ver...

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Powerball Jackpot Grows to $375 Million

Powerball Jackpot Grows to $375 Million

Wednesday's drawing will be worth at least $375 million and offer a cash option of $235.4 million. Two of those tickets were sold in Florida with others sold in NY and Ohio. Powerball is held in 44 st...

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1 arrested after Detroit officer shooting that left suspect dead

1 arrested after Detroit officer shooting that left suspect dead

The officer was taken to a hospital with gunshot wounds to his foot and torso, WDIV reports. Names of those involved weren't immediately released. Craig says that after the shooting someone approa...

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Kellyanne Conway Spars With 'Today' Hosts Over America's 'Obsession' With Trump's Tweets

Kellyanne Conway Spars With 'Today' Hosts Over America's 'Obsession' With Trump's Tweets

The Twitter account - which counted only a few hundred followers at the time of the tweet, his first since 2015 - was confirmed to be George's by Matt Zapotosky of the Washington Post . Today Sho...

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3 people found dead, suspect on the loose

3 people found dead, suspect on the loose

Police believe Burton killed three people whose bodies were found Sunday afternoon inside a home in the 5800 block of South Beck's Mill Road in Washington County, about 14 miles from Salem. He should ...

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Mostly cloudy skies with scattered showers likely for Sunday — FIRST ALERT FORECAST

Watch the latest weather forecast . Monday Night .Mostly cloudy. Showers possible. Highs will be in the lower 80s with a noticeable jump in humidity. Sunday again with the weak frontal boundary ne...

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Jimmy Kimmel Reveals Who's Behind Donald Trump Paris Accord Pullout

In an Instagram post shared on Thursday night soon after news broke that Trump would be withdrawing the USA from the Paris Climate Agreement , DiCaprio put the full force of his star power behi...

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