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Kris Kobach launches campaign for governor

Kris Kobach launches campaign for governor

Kansas state Reps. John Barker (R-Abilene), left, and Dan Hawkins (R-Wichita) confer during a House debate on tax issues in Topeka. He was highly critical of a move by Republican lawmakers on Tuesda...

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Anti-Sharia law, Unity rallies planned in Santa Clara this weekend

Anti-Sharia law, Unity rallies planned in Santa Clara this weekend

A national nonprofit aimed at combating Islamic extremism but considered anti-Muslim by some will face off with Muslim supporters Saturday in dueling South Bay rallies. In accordance with the stance...

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Charlotte Pride denies gay Trump supporter's float into parade

Charlotte Pride, an LGBT rights advocacy organization in North Carolina and SC, boasts on its website about being "inclusive", but at the very same time, it recently banned a group from parti...

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Comey: Trump told 'Lies, Plain and Simple'

Comey: Trump told 'Lies, Plain and Simple'

But asked whether he believed the President had colluded with Russian Federation in trying to influence the vote, which ended with Democrat Hillary Clinton's defeat, Mr Comey said, "I don't think ...

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Breaking Twitter Silence, Trump Sees Lies, Vindication in 'Leaker' Comey's Testimony

Comey, fired by Trump last month as Federal Bureau of Investigation director , gave the account in sworn testimony to a Senate panel on Thursday. "I found him to be credible, candid and thorough...

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Responding to climate change requires concerted efforts of international community

Responding to climate change requires concerted efforts of international community

Responding to Trump's decision to dump the global accord, Haley said, "We've got a president who is gonna watch out for the environment ". Trump has said the Paris accord puts the U.S.at a co...

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Trump says he'll make US infrastructure 'envy of the world'

Trump says he'll make US infrastructure 'envy of the world'

President Donald Trump used a bit of theatrics to illustrate how red tape can delay the construction of roads, bridges, and mass transit projects during a final meeting for the White House's so-ca...

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Trump blasts Germany again over trade deficit, North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

The White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer , while addressing the reporters, said that Trump and Merkel get along "very well" and that their "bond" is growing which they had established during t...

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Trump is claiming James Comey perjured himself. That's extremely hard to believe

Comey used the "L word" again while explaining why he chose to take notes during his meetings with the president. The early morning tweet was Trump's first response to Comey's testimony Thursday ...

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Top intelligence chief urges Congress to make surveillance law permanent

Top intelligence chief urges Congress to make surveillance law permanent

Section 702 , which authorizes the collection of data on foreign persons overseas who use United States tech and communications services, was the legal basis for the so-called PRISM surveillance prog...

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Standoff Follows High Speed Chase, Fiery Crash in North Texas

Standoff Follows High Speed Chase, Fiery Crash in North Texas

The Arlington Police Department's Vanessa Harrison said witnesses said said officers saw people moving inside the truck but no one responded to commands. SWAT team officers were called to the scene af...

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Tillerson says Qatar blockade 'hindering' military operations

Qatar has vowed to ride out the isolation imposed on it by fellow Arab states and said it would not compromise its sovereignty over foreign policy to resolve the region's biggest diplomatic crisis in ...

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What Trump's Air Traffic Control Decision Really Means

What Trump's Air Traffic Control Decision Really Means

At its core, President Trump says the new plan will dramatically improve America's air traffic control system by turning it over to a self-financing, non-profit organization, one he says will not ne...

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Indian-American girl wins National Spelling Bee title

Indian-American girl wins National Spelling Bee title

Victor twelve-year-old Ananya Vinay from Fresno , California , faced off against 14-year-old Rohan Rajeev , each correctly spelling heiligenschein , durchkomponiert , and sceloporus over 21 c...

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Fingers Crossed: Jeff Sessions Threatens to Quit As Tension With Trump Escalates

Fingers Crossed: Jeff Sessions Threatens to Quit As Tension With Trump Escalates

The White House again on Wednesday refused to say whether President Donald Trump has confidence in his attorney general, the second consecutive day a top White House spokesperson has declined to pro...

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President Blames Attorney General Jeff Sessions for Blocked Travel Ban

President Blames Attorney General Jeff Sessions for Blocked Travel Ban

At least not with White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer. Spicer previously refused to say whether the President had confidence in then-FBI Director James Comey hours before Trump suddenly fired hi...

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Officer who killed black motorist to take the stand Friday

Officer who killed black motorist to take the stand Friday

Yanez, who has pleaded not guilty, will testify at the Ramsey County District Court in St. Paul that he fired his gun because Castile was reaching for a weapon he disclosed he had, Yanez's attorney, P...

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Social media latches on to Comey 'lordy' comment

Social media latches on to Comey 'lordy' comment

Mike Huckabee grabbed onto to Burr's question to Comey about why he went public with the outcome of the FBI's investigation into Hillary Clinton's emails. That's according to a person close to the p...

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Tucker EXPOSES Comey's 'Inconsistent Behavior' with Clinton and Trump

Ousted FBI Director James Comey provided a lot of answers during his public testimony before a Senate committee Thursday, but he left one substantial question unanswered: How did the FBI know At...

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Jeff Sessions Reportedly Latest to Say 'Fuck It'

According to the report , Sessions only notified Trump of his decision minutes before appearing on television and making the announcement . Sean Spicer on Tuesday declined to say if Trump remain...

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Spicer: Trump's Tweets Are, 'Statements By The President Of The United States'

FOLKENFLIK: Trump has tweeted rhetorical fire against the mayor of London after the latest terror attack there. The reporter then inquired if Trump is concerned that his tweets could be used agains...

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May's United Kingdom election gamble backfires as Tories lose majority

The pound fell as low as $1.2636 from $1.2955 on Thursday, before recovering slightly to trade at $1.2737. A bold plan to change the way elderly social care is funded had to be hastily amended after...

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James Comey hearing did not expose a smoking gun for Donald Trump

The key issue before the Senate Intelligence Committee was whether Trump sought to obstruct the investigation in nine conversations with Comey this year, leading up to his dismissal of the FBI chief o...

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President Trump's Lawyer: Comey's Now Admitted He's "One of These Leakers"

Trump has a long history of threatening to file complaints and lawsuits and not following through. In his testimony , Mr Comey jumped to the heart of the political controversy around his firing a...

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Trump Pledges to Rebuild American Infrastructure with American Labor and Materials

Trump did 10 points better than Gov. Mitt Romney did in the 2012 presidential campaign. "They have had their lives completely upended by the disaster known as Obamacare", Trump said. The presiden...

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President Trump: 'It's Time to Rebuild Our Country'

The president proposes allocating $200 billion in federal funding over 10 years to spur at least an additional $800 billion in spending by states, municipalities and the private sector. "I sent a clea...

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Did Comey testimony shed light on whether Trump obstructed justice?

In a statement delivered through his personal lawyer , the USA president said that he had never "in form or substance, directed or suggested that Mr Comey stop investigating anyone", including fo...

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Democrats furious at evasive answers at hearing

Comey to get the bureau to back off its focus on former national security adviser Michael Flynn in its Russian Federation probe". "I came out of this hearing with more questions than I came in"...

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Trump's Paris choice pains Queens leaders

If not, we might be looking at a very different future. Elected officials representing the borough at the federal, state and city level blasted Trump's decision and vowed to continue fighting c...

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Korea leader warns North after latest missile launch

Korea leader warns North after latest missile launch

Several projectiles, believed to be short-range surface-to-ship missiles, were launched near the eastern port city of Wonsan, according to the South Korean military. North Korea has launched 16 miss...

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Woman distracted by phone falls over basement access doors

Woman distracted by phone falls over basement access doors

But an elderly Florida woman who tumbled into a cellar Thursday in New Jersey after glancing at her cellphone is legally blind and diabetic, her son told CBS2 in NY. Officials said the access door w...

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General election: Stunning Labour surge leaves Theresa May's future in jeopardy

While fears a hung parliament could dent Brexit negotiations sank the pound to its lowest level in six weeks, the stock market's reaction is expected to be more subdued. The poll also suggest ...

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Comey hearing: 5 revelations from Federal Bureau of Investigation ex-director's testimony on Trump

But the hearings were disquieting in their partisanship, with Republican senators trying to minimize any accusations of wrong-doing against the president. Comey responded, "He was very close to and i...

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Arizona State's Ewen sets new college record in the hammer

Arizona State's Ewen sets new college record in the hammer

Her second-place finish was in the final and logged a good chunk of points for the Razorbacks. The redshirt freshman will compete in the 3,000-meter steeplechase and 5,000-meter finals at the NCAA O...

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European Union wary of Brexit talks walkout whoever wins United Kingdom vote

European Union wary of Brexit talks walkout whoever wins United Kingdom vote

Britain goes to the polls Thursday in a snap election called in April by Prime Minister Theresa May. Donald Tusk has warned Britain to speed up Brexit negotiations to avoid ending up without a dea...

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