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Sharp questions for Sessions in coming testimony

Trump's lawyer Marc Kasowitz said: "The president never, in form, or substance, directed or suggested that Mr. Comey stop investigating anyone, including suggestions that Mr. "Despite so many false ...

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Vindicates self, proclaims 'Comey is a leaker — Trump Friday Twitter

Pressed on the issue, he insisted he wasn't "hinting anything", before adding: "Oh you're going to be very disappointed when you hear the answer, don't worry". In referring to Comey, Trump was citing ...

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Vigil to remember Orlando nightclub shooting to be held in Downtown Knoxville

Vigil to remember Orlando nightclub shooting to be held in Downtown Knoxville

Jole Slotick with the Church of Christ Fort Lauderdale. The gunman, Omar Mateen , 29, opened fire shortly after the last call for drinks on the club's popular Latin night. "I want him to be remem...

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Trump Proposes Privatizing US Air Traffic Control

Thanks to FAA's cumbersome budgeting and upgrade process, this technology will continue to be implemented in the United States in dribs and drabs over the next 15 years. Advocates also say that privat...

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Coats refuses to discuss Trump conversations

Coats refuses to discuss Trump conversations

Before senators get to questions on whether Trump pressured Comey to kill his investigation of former National Security Michael Flynn , they're going to dig in on whether Trump pressured Coats and Ro...

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Jake Guentzel, Matt Murray lead Penguins to more thievery

Jake Guentzel, Matt Murray lead Penguins to more thievery

It's not that they don't throw punches; it's not that they don't have knockout power. "The way we responded was typical Nashville Predators ". "They won the game", he said. "When we score one, we d...

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Andrea Constand testifies in Bill Cosby trial

Jurors heard she lost consciousness and awoke to discover him sexually assaulting her , but that the drugs had left her unable to fight him off. (Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/Pool Photo via AP). "He looke...

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Senior Cabinet minister offer support to UK prime minister

Senior Cabinet minister offer support to UK prime minister

Johnson - a former leadership contender - denied he was planning a leadership challenge. The Sunday newspapers carried reports that Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson was set to launch a bid to oust ...

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Indian-American Students Dominate 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee Finals

Indian-American Students Dominate 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee Finals

However, she spelt the word right and advanced to the finals of the competition. The event has been tied for three straight years and this year added a tie breaker test to the competition that hosts c...

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Former President Carter shakes hands with everyone on flight

Former President Carter shakes hands with everyone on flight

Jimmy Carter was the 39th president of the United States and the second oldest living president (George H.W. Bush was born in June 1924 and Carter was born in October of the same year). "What a plea...

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'Angels' join vigil for 49 Pulse victims

But despite the bad ordeal, the attack drove the previously disparate communities together, uniting them. The gunman, Omar Mateen , had entered the room and started firing toward the stalls with a ma...

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U.S. withdrawal from Paris Climate Accord

When Commander of the U.S. Joint Forces Command, current Defense Secretary James Mattis highlighted the challenges climate change posed that the military would be called upon to address, such as r...

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Theresa May's joint chiefs of staff resign after botched Conservative election gamble

Theresa May's joint chiefs of staff resign after botched Conservative election gamble

The Sunday newspapers reported that Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson was set to launch a bid to oust her, after five ministers approached him about it. "Whoever it is, they are going to have to make de...

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Hot, hot, hot! Highs push into the 90s for most Sunday

Hot, hot, hot! Highs push into the 90s for most Sunday

Better chances for showers and storms come on Thursday and Friday . Highs in the lower 90s with winds out of the southwest. After a hot, but comfortable day Saturday , the humidity will start to...

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Jeff Immelt stepping down as CEO of GE

Jeff Immelt stepping down as CEO of GE

The change comes as GE has been under pressure by activist investor Trian Fund Management to slash costs and boost profits in the company's core industrial business. They are down about 7.6 percent ov...

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Puerto Rico upholds statehood demand in contentious vote

Congress will have to approve the outcome of Sunday's referendum. An election worker waits for voters in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The current governor of Puerto Rico, Ricardo ("Ricky") Rossello, wh...

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Officer who killed motorist to testify Friday

Officer who killed motorist to testify Friday

Officer Jeronimo Yanez who fatally shot Philando Castile in his auto while his girlfriend and 4-year-old daughter were sitting in the vehicle, sobbed while telling jurors what happened from his va...

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Trump Tweets Said To Undercut Travel Order Pending Before Supreme Court

Khan told the BBC that Londoners had "no reason to be alarmed" by the increased police presence in the city, and a representative for the mayor said Trump had deliberately taken his remarks out of c...

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Intelligence Officials: No Pressure To Intervene In Investigations

Intelligence Officials: No Pressure To Intervene In Investigations

But he told a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing today that he can not give specifics because he will not discuss his private conversations with President Trump in an open hearing. election. Come...

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How Bournemouth council has met its climate change commitments so far

How Bournemouth council has met its climate change commitments so far

The Paris agreement on climate change has set out a global action plan to combat the risky effects of climate change. U.S. Rep. Mo Brooks, R-Huntsville, expressed support this week for President Do...

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Health care on Senate Republicans' Agenda

Gene Reynolds, the leader of the House Democrats and an opponent of the budget offer from House GOP leaders. "No matter what Republicans claim, they're working as hard as they can to jam their v...

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LGBTQ Pride and Prevention in June

LGBTQ Pride and Prevention in June

For the first time in years , the USA president did not acknowledge the month publicly, and the lack of action by President Trump did not go unnoticed by the LGBT community and their allies. Sarah Kat...

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$447M Powerball ticket sold in SoCal

The last First State Powerball victor was last December when a winning ticket worth almost $121 million was sold at a Selbyville gas station. The ticket sold in the Sun City area of Menifee in River...

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Hate group rallies against Islamic law in dozens of U.S. cities

Hate group rallies against Islamic law in dozens of U.S. cities

The marches come amid a rise in reports of anti-Muslim incidents in the U.S., including arson attacks and vandalism at mosques, harassment of women wearing Muslim head scarves and bullying of schoolch...

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Donald Trump invited to testify over James Comey, Russian meddling

Chuck Schumer , responding to Trump's statement Friday that he would "100 percent" speak under oath about the Comey affair, said he would like the president to testify in public before the Senate. H...

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Berger retains St. Jude title after Mickelson triple

Berger retains St. Jude title after Mickelson triple

Fowler, the only member of the top 10 playing on the PGA Tour this week, said there was no better way to plan for a major than to be out on the course, but he will be restricted to just practice rou...

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Penguins win back-to-back Stanley Cups with victory over Nashville — NewsAlert

Penguins win back-to-back Stanley Cups with victory over Nashville — NewsAlert

The Penguins become the first team to repeat as Stanley Cup champions since the Detroit Red Wings in 1997-98. Penguins captain Sidney Crosby , who was awarded the Conn Smythe Trophy as the ...

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Fallen heroes remembered in Phoenix on Memorial Day

Fallen heroes remembered in Phoenix on Memorial Day

And Trump singled out his homeland security secretary, John Kelly , for whom military sacrifice is close to home. "Thank you, Bob. We thank you not only for your service, but for helping us to remem...

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Trump in tweets, Calls Ex FBI Chief Comey a 'Leaker' After Testimony

Shortly after Comey's testimony ended on Thursday, Kasowitz said Trump felt vindicated in an (error-filled) written statement . "Comey's excuse for this unauthorised disclosure of privileged inform...

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Trump Eager to Rebut Comey Testimony Under Oath

In response to Comey's stunning testimony, Trump and his lawyer have staked out an incoherent position. "We need to talk to those people around Comey that he shared his experiences with at the ...

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Fired warehouse worker kills five, himself in Florida

The FBI is at the scene. A disgruntled former employee opened fire Monday inside a Florida awning manufacturer, killing five workers before killing himself, authorities said. By that time, three men...

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Attorney General Session next up for Capitol Hill scrutiny

Attorney General Session next up for Capitol Hill scrutiny

However, it was not immediately clear if he would testify in public or private. On Sunday morning, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) enumerated the questions he wants Sessions to answer in...

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Trump accuses ex-FBI chief James Comey of lying

Trump accuses ex-FBI chief James Comey of lying

William Brangham has the story. "No collusion, no obstruction. he's a leaker". "I am not hinting at anything", Trump said , twice declining to elaborate. Comey , who was sacked by Trump in May, ...

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Powerball jackpot up to $435M, 10th largest in US history

Officials strongly encourage the person who won to sign the back of their ticket, keep it safe and visit one of the nine district office locations as soon as they can. He says they were grateful to re...

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Anti-Shariah rally in Denver draws people from both sides

Anti-Shariah rally in Denver draws people from both sides

The group organizing the rallies, ACT for America , claims Islamic law , known as Shariah, "is incompatible with Western democracy and the freedoms it affords". "They use the prospect of Sharia law ...

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