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UW professor remains optimistic after United States ditches climate pact

This decision puts us not as a global leader in the world's new job-creating, growth industry - renewable energy; it puts us with Syria and Nicaragua, as followers. But governors and mayors across the...

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Trump planning to pull USA out of Paris climate deal

Trump planning to pull USA out of Paris climate deal

What is not yet clear is whether Trump plans to initiate a formal withdrawal from the Paris accord , which under the terms of the agreement could take three years, or exit the underlying United Natio...

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Voters pick party nominees in state legislative races

Christie, who rose to national prominence with a tough-talking, talk-back to some teacher union members who were used to steamrolling their will through the school systems, is no longer the love of th...

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Woman goes on trial for allegedly urging boyfriend to kill himself

I was talking to him while he killed himself. Carter: ... There is more success than there are failures . "You need to just do it". The 18-year-old who had long battled depression and suicidal ...

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Comey Asked AG to Not Leave Him Alone With Trump

Comey Asked AG to Not Leave Him Alone With Trump

Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn turned over about 600 pages of documents Tuesday to the Senate intelligence committee as part of its investigation into Russia's meddling in the 2016...

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London mayor doesn't care about Trump tweets

London mayor doesn't care about Trump tweets

Trump and Khan have spent the a year ago sniping at one another, largely over Trump's proposed travel ban that would temporarily bar some Muslims from entering the United States. "MSM is working hard ...

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When Trump blocks someone on Twitter, does that violate the First Amendment?

When Trump blocks someone on Twitter, does that violate the First Amendment?

Papp , two Twitter users who were blocked from Trump's @RealDonaldTrump account after mocking or criticizing the president. So should Donald Trump's Twitter account be considered a public f...

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Trump's United Kingdom visit on despite criticism

Trump's United Kingdom visit on despite criticism

Some of the messages of support I've received from not just U.S. mayors, US politicians but ordinary Americans has just raised my spirits. The president criticized Khan just over nine hours after th...

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Couple who believe in prayer healing charged in baby's death

Couple who believe in prayer healing charged in baby's death

Idaho's faith-healing exemption dates to 1972 and several bills have been presented to lawmakers over the last few years, but Idaho has repeatedly declined to lift the exemption. Authorities said the...

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5-star Elite 11 QB Justin Fields decommits from Penn State

5-star Elite 11 QB Justin Fields decommits from Penn State

Fields verbally committed to Penn State back on December 1 just two days prior to the Nittany Lions' Big Ten title victory over Wisconsin in Indianapolis. Alabama, Texas, Oregon, Florida and Florida S...

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Trump Honors Fallen Soldiers At Arlington National Cemetery

We grieve with you. Trump also singled out his homeland security secretary, John Kelly , for whom military sacrifice is close to home. "To every Gold Star family who honors us with your prese...

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Sheriff: Orlando shooter involved in previous workplace violence incident

Sheriff: Orlando shooter involved in previous workplace violence incident

Jerry Demings , an Orlando County Sheriff said Neumann had a "negative relationship" with at least one of his victims. Luiz Gonzalez, 61, who owns Esperanza Shoe Repair in a business strip acros...

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'Houdini' of death row: Alabama inmate seeks 8th reprieve

'Houdini' of death row: Alabama inmate seeks 8th reprieve

ATMORE, Ala . (AP) - A man once dubbed the "Houdini" of Alabama's death row after averting seven prior execution dates was put to death Friday, capping years of litigation challenging the humaneness o...

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Harrington struck on elbow by amateur's swing, gets stitches

Harrington struck on elbow by amateur's swing, gets stitches

Harrington said nothing was broken but that he got six stitches. "I thought it was the end of me playing competitive golf ". Harrington said he expected to be sidelined for 12 days to allow the sti...

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Despite Reports, Sean Spicer Remains White House Press Secretary

Despite Reports, Sean Spicer Remains White House Press Secretary

He's always proven that - that he is the best messenger not just for what he wants to articulate, but that the American people resoundingly chose him as their president because he understands the frus...

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White House officials say Trump won't seek to block Comey testimony

White House officials say Trump won't seek to block Comey testimony

President Donald Trump may live-tweet fired FBI Director James Comey's highly anticipated Senate testimony on Thursday, pursuing a habit that frequently causes trouble for his administration. elect...

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DOJ arrests woman, 25, for leaking info that Russian Federation hacked voting system

DOJ arrests woman, 25, for leaking info that Russian Federation hacked voting system

But on social media it seems, Reality Leigh Winner's life has been an open book. The US justice department on Monday announced the arrest of an intelligence contractor for leaking a classified d...

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Baby delivered after mother dies in crash in Fresno County

Baby delivered after mother dies in crash in Fresno County

A dog that was in the auto with Delgado is also reported to have died in the crash. Pregnant teen Joanna Delgado died after she delivered a baby by Cesarean section, Your Central Valley reported. ...

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Man dies after being restrained by Texas deputy, her husband

Man dies after being restrained by Texas deputy, her husband

His wife, the HCSO deputy, was also present during the incident. When Hernandez stopped moving, witnesses told CW 39 that the deputy began performing CPR on Hernandez until paramedics arrived. "An...

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Trump reiterates call for a travel ban from certain 'dangerous' countries

Trump reiterates call for a travel ban from certain 'dangerous' countries

On Feb. 3, a U.S. federal court issued a nationwide temporary restraining order, preventing the government from implementing the ban. Trump's latest missive at Khan was part of several Monday mornin...

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DeVos hedges on banning discrimination against LGBT students

DeVos hedges on banning discrimination against LGBT students

DeVos says: "Schools that receive federal funds must follow federal law , period". But after another Democrat, Sen. After DeVos repeated the same answer again, Merkley asked that the record sho...

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What's next in United States withdrawal from Paris Climate Agreement

America's withdrawal from the climate-rescue Paris Agreement under Donald Trump is a blow to global unity but may be a blessing in disguise for the pact itself, observers said. "Future generations w...

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Critics say Trump tweets may undercut legal case

President Donald Trump is criticizing his own Justice Department for asking the Supreme Court to review a "watered down, politically correct version" of the travel ban he signed in March. At the hea...

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Police search for grandmother after baby dies in stabbing attack

Police search for grandmother after baby dies in stabbing attack

An officer spotted the vehicle Clark was last seen in near a fast food restaurant and found her inside, according to Colton police. Pictured the granddaughter that Nicole Darrington-Clark stabbed ...

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Defense Secretary Mattis Turns Up Heat on North Korea and China

Defense Secretary Mattis Turns Up Heat on North Korea and China

The new asset and travel freeze by this resolution target senior officials and its core military apparatus that are directly responsible for the regime's illicit nuclear and ballistic missile programs...

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Would-be shoplifter jammed 15 quarts of oil in trousers, deputies say

Would-be shoplifter jammed 15 quarts of oil in trousers, deputies say

Surveillance video shared by the sheriff's office showed the man waddling out of the store, then back in after being intercepted by the detective. Fortunately (or not, for the man in question), the he...

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Texas governor revives 'bathroom bill' for special session

Texas governor revives 'bathroom bill' for special session

This special session announcement follows what was a "discrimination session" against marginalized communities across the state , including LGBTQ Texans. Lawmakers can only consider issues the govern...

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2 dead, 1 missing after milling plant explosion in Wisconsin

2 dead, 1 missing after milling plant explosion in Wisconsin

Emergency personnel are on the scene actively working and investigating. OSHA hasn't cited the plant for anything since, records show. In July 2006, the Cambria Village Board objected, in a letter t...

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'Round the Square for June 6

'Round the Square for June 6

More than 2,000 Americans were killed at Omaha Beach, alone. On the 40th anniversary of the invasion, President Ronald Reagan delivered one of the most moving speeches ever given at a D-Day memori...

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Comey clear to testify about Trump talks, says special counsel

During a White House meeting on February 14, Comey said Trump asked him to shut down a probe into former national security adviser Michael Flynn , whom the president had fired the day before. Publi...

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Eric Trump: We have no dealings, no projects with Russia

Eric Trump: We have no dealings, no projects with Russia

Comey was leading a Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into alleged Russian meddling in last year's USA presidential election and possible collusion by Trump's campaign when the president fired h...

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Senate marks 50 years of Jerusalem's reunification

Senate marks 50 years of Jerusalem's reunification

In related news, US Ambassador Nikki Haley on Tuesday again chastised the United Nations Human Rights Council for its obsession with criticizing Israel, even as genuine human rights crises elsewhere g...

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The American Health Care Act

The American Health Care Act

The ACA, known as Obamacare, did make a dent in that problem by providing insurance to millions of Americans who had none before. A majority of those polled by the Kaiser Family Foundation - 55 pe...

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White House: Trump will not use executive privilege to stop Comey testimony

White House: Trump will not use executive privilege to stop Comey testimony

But White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said that "in order to facilitate a swift and thorough examination of facts", Trump would not try to halt the Comey testimony. She said "the pres...

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Arrest affidavit sheds new light on standoff at Orlando airport

Arrest affidavit sheds new light on standoff at Orlando airport

No shots were fired, and 26-year-old suspect Michael Pettigrew surrendered after almost two hours of negotiations while provoking officers to kill him. Marine faces a charge of aggravated assault with...

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