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Vladimir Putin plays down ties to Donald Trump's ex-NSA Michael Flynn

USA intelligence agencies have concluded that Russian Federation meddled in the presidential election to hurt the bid of Democrat Hillary Clinton . USA intelligence agencies reported in January tha...

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Trump filed for an extension on his 2016 tax return

Trump filed for an extension on his 2016 tax return

News reported Saturday that Trump filed for an extension on his 2016 tax returns, which would have been due in April. At the time, he said he would release the returns after the audit was completed ...

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Men charged in deaths at Oakland warehouse fire

Men charged in deaths at Oakland warehouse fire

In December 2016, 36 people were killed when a fire broke out at an Oakland , CA artist commune/warehouse space known as the Ghost Ship . He blocked a key exit, which was one of only two at Ghost...

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Attackers named in London terror probe as PM under pressure

The disclosure means that perpetrators in all three of the terrorist outrages to hit Britain this year had at some point appeared on the radar of authorities. Thousands gathered on the banks of the Ri...

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Sheriff: 'Multiple fatalities' in Florida shooting

Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings described Neumann as a disgruntled ex-employee but said it was not clear why he was sacked or what prompted his actions. "We would speak only once in a while". ...

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Illinois House Blocks Arrest Of Illegal Immigrants, Makes Voter Registration Automatic

Illinois House Blocks Arrest Of Illegal Immigrants, Makes Voter Registration Automatic

Comptroller Susana Mendoza's office warns the state is "about to reach the breaking point at which court-ordered payments will exceed the state's revenues". But now that lawmakers have to forge an agr...

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Free Summer Meals Program Available at 13 Spring ISD campuses

Free Summer Meals Program Available at 13 Spring ISD campuses

They offer schools or organizations rebates for the meals they provide to the community. Some of the sites are made eligible due to the number of free reduced children in that school database during...

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Trump's tweets imagined as official WH statements

Trump's tweets imagined as official WH statements

His tweets represent Trump at his most authentic and defiant, lashing out when he feels he is under attack, and appeared to reflect a belief that only he, and not his staff, is qualified to speak in h...

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S'pore joins others in reaffirming commitment to Paris Agreement

S'pore joins others in reaffirming commitment to Paris Agreement

Former president Barack Obama on June 1 said President Trump's administration "joins a small handful of nations that reject the future" by withdrawing from the Paris climate deal. When he made t...

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British Police Name 2 Attackers From Terrorist Attack In London

Asked again if he wanted May to quit, Corbyn replied: "We've got an election on Thursday and that's perhaps the best opportunity to deal with it". A new search was underway Tuesday in a neighbourhoo...

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Putin dismisses U.S. claims about Trump, Russia and elections

Trump can not use executive privilege to keep Comey from testifying about discussions that may point to potential misconduct, and that's especially true now that Trump has already made those discus...

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Sheriff: Disgruntled ex-worker killed 5, then himself

There were seven witnesses who were not hurt, the sheriff said. A disgruntled former employee opened fire Monday inside a Florida awning manufacturer, killing five workers before killing himself, au...

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2 arrested in Oakland warehouse fire that killed 36

The source was not authorized to publicly discuss the charges and spoke on condition of anonymity. Dozens of people were initially listed as missing after the blaze in the artists' warehouse in the ...

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GOP senator says Trump served with info out

When asked if he had damaging information on Trump, Putin dismissed the question as "just another load of nonsense". Speaking to American TV host Megyn Kelly , Putin denied any involvement in...

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Trump won't invoke executive privilege to block Comey's testimony

Trump won't invoke executive privilege to block Comey's testimony

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said the president's power to invoke executive privilege is "well-established". Comey's testimony is expected to address the circumstances around hi...

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Pope Francis Looks Mortified to be Taking Photo With Donald Trump

No president has done what Donald Trump has done on his first foreign trip: traveling to the cradle of the three Abrahamic religions - Judaism, Christianity and Islam- and then on to Rome, the sea...

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Rove: Trump 'Shot Himself 4 Times' With Travel Ban Tweets

Rove: Trump 'Shot Himself 4 Times' With Travel Ban Tweets

It's hard to say what impact the president's words - and tweets - will have on any decision by the high court, but he vented his frustrations against the courts calling them in tweets "slow and poli...

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New Jersey voters on path to picking Christie's successor

Ray Lesniak, Assemblyman John Wisniewski (wiz-NOO'-skee) and Tenafly Councilman Mark Zinna. Experts expect turnout will be low in a race that has seen Democrat Phil Murphy and Republican Lt. His s...

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Putin plays down ties with President Trump's ex-adviser Flynn

Putin plays down ties with President Trump's ex-adviser Flynn

In an interview with NBC News' Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly , a preview of which was released to media, Mr. Putin said hackers in the United States could have made it look like Russian Federa...

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U.S. reducing emissions regardless of Paris accord

Environmental campaigners staged protests against President Donald Trump's decision to pull the United States out of the Paris climate accord , while other nations pledged to double down on their...

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Trump Paris pullout a new hurdle for Tillerson's diplomacy

Trump Paris pullout a new hurdle for Tillerson's diplomacy

Sample this: Trump said , "We don't want other leaders and other countries laughing at us anymore". Both he and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe confirmed their intension to progress with TPP 1...

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Trump won't block Comey from testifying

Trump won't block Comey from testifying

The White House's statement regarding the matter comes after days of speculation that Trump may invoke its executive privilege to stop Comey from testifying. However, New York Times says that th...

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WH says Trump won't block Comey testimony

WH says Trump won't block Comey testimony

Stelter says that only NBC has yet to confirm that they'll jettison their normal programming in favor of Comey. He cant put somebody in jail for violating executive privilege , and he cant fire him, ...

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White House: Trump won't stop Comey from testifying

White House: Trump won't stop Comey from testifying

President Donald Trump waves as he departs an Air Traffic Control Reform Initiative event in the East Room at the White House , Monday, June 5, 2017, in Washington . News has yet to confirm whether ...

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White House: Trump will not claim executive privilege to block Comey testimony

White House: Trump will not claim executive privilege to block Comey testimony

But she said Trump wanted to allow for a "swift and thorough examination of the facts" related to Comey's ouster and the multiple investigations into his campaign's possible ties to Russian Federati...

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White House: Trump won't seek to block Comey testimony

White House: Trump won't seek to block Comey testimony

UPDATED at 1:15 p.m. with White House spokeswoman saying the president will not invoke executive privilege . Trump isn't one for paying attention to optics and how things look, but it appears in ...

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Southern California baby dies in family stabbing attack

Southern California baby dies in family stabbing attack

Colton Police Corporal Ray Mendez says the grandmother is considered armed and unsafe. She is believed to be driving a 2013 black, four-door Hyundai Sonata. Darrington-Clark's motives were unknown ...

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Bella Bond's mother says she's ashamed she didn't call 911

Bella Bond's mother says she's ashamed she didn't call 911

Bella possessed the power to kill the monsters, McCarthy told her. On Monday, Bond acknowledged she was asked - and lied - on multiple occasions about her daughter, including from the child's biolog...

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Virginia joins U.S. Climate Alliance

Virginia joins U.S. Climate Alliance

As my colleague Shelley Poticha, who heads NRDC's Urban Solutions program, wrote, local leaders are paramount to successful climate action, as they focus on putting people first in climate efforts, ...

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Trump pushes for privatizing United States air traffic control

Trump, who became impatient with Congress' efforts to repeal Obamacare in recent months, is using Shuster's stalled legislation as a blueprint to push for privatization. Congress requested the repo...

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Trump Not Planning to Invoke Executive Privilege for Comey Testimony

Trump Not Planning to Invoke Executive Privilege for Comey Testimony

The potential for explosive testimony from Comey that could impact a sitting president makes Thursday's hearing a highly anticipated event, akin to the hearings in the 1970s examining the Watergate sc...

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Trump outlines privatizing air traffic control

House of Representatives Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi said in a statement that Trump was recycling "a exhausted Republican plan that both sides of the aisle have rejected" and would "hand control of...

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Ex-Trump Campaign Manager Lewandowski Open to Returning

Ex-Trump Campaign Manager Lewandowski Open to Returning

Backchannels, or secret lines of communication, are often used by the White House as diplomatic tools. A New York Times report Tuesday said the White House has had difficulty finding a replacemen...

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Light rain, scattered thunderstorms predicted through midweek

Light rain, scattered thunderstorms predicted through midweek

Expect a few showers and thunderstorms this afternoon and evening, as a slowly, sagging, cold front drops crosses the area. A calm wind will become northeast around 6 miles per hour in the morning. No...

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London Terrorism Leaves 7 Dead and Trump Calls for Travel Ban

London Terrorism Leaves 7 Dead and Trump Calls for Travel Ban

In asking for the hearing before the court, Justice Department spokeswoman Sarah Isgur Flores said they are "confident that President Trump's executive order is well within his lawful authority ...

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