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On Day 5 of jury talks, Cosby thanks fans and supporters

On Day 5 of jury talks, Cosby thanks fans and supporters

Jurors worked into the night Thursday after Judge Steven O'Neill told them to try and resolve the impasse. The jury consists of seven men and five women, who have requested recently for the full co...

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Cousin: Pregnant woman killed by police wasn't violent

That's when two officers shot and killed the woman . A BuzzFeed report from January examined 62 cases from 2008 to 2016 in which video evidence contradicted the official accounts police officers ga...

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Black bear kills 16-year-old boy during race in Alaska

Black bear kills 16-year-old boy during race in Alaska

On Sunday, a 16-year-old runner participating in a race on a mountain ridge southeast of Anchorage was fatally mauled by a black bear . The 250-pound bear was shot in the face by a Chugate State Pa...

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Tropical Storm Cindy to drench southern US

Tropical Storm Cindy to drench southern US

Areas further inland across the Gulf states (parts of Florida , parts of Georgia, Alabama , Mississippi, Louisiana , southern Arkansas, and eastern Texas ) will see heavy rainfall, too. Life-threa...

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Escaped Georgia inmates caught in Tennessee after manhunt

Then, just as he prepared for the worst, the inmates took off their shirts and waved them in the air in a sign of surrender. The sheriff said that a work crew saw them, too. The criminals then trave...

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Southwest celebrates first day of summer with heat wave

Southwest celebrates first day of summer with heat wave

Larger jets, like Boeings and Airbuses, are able to withstand temperatures of about 127 degrees, allowing them to operate in extreme temperatures like those in Phoenix Tuesday. "Time to get a ne...

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United States Supreme Court Strikes Down Trademark Ban

United States Supreme Court Strikes Down Trademark Ban

The federal government argued that trademarks constitute government speech, and the First Amendment should not be understood as requiring the government to make offensive statements. If the PTO soun...

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USA lawmaker shot by anti-Trump gunman showing improvement

However, social media posts by the gunman earlier this year included profane comments about how much he disliked members of the Republican Party, which controls both houses of Congress. Scalise than...

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Brussels train station blast being treated as terror attack

Authorities later said the suspect died. The nearby Grand Place, a popular tourist destination, was also evacuated, media reports say. With Islamic State under pressure in Syria - where Belgium ha...

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Is Donald Trump Under Investigation for Obstruction of Justice?

Is the president being investigated? "In fact, to the contrary", Sekulow said on CBS's Face the Nation . Thereupon, we were treated to heated debates - including an uncharacteristically cringe-...

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Trump attorney says president not under federal investigation

According to the White House, Mueller interviewed with Trump to replace Comey after Trump fired him. But the sense of chaos around the White House is deepening. The claim came within days of Mr...

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Senate passes Russian Federation sanctions bill, pushing back against Trump

The amendment, which includes new sanctions on the Kremlin over human rights violations and meddling in the 2016 presidential election, is attached to an Iran sanctions bill that could pass as soon ...

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White House Restricts Media Access - CNN Displeased

While his threats to "open up our libel laws" to make it easier to sue media outlets have not come to fruition, the now-US leader has discussed eliminating press briefings completely, in favour of w...

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Sean Spicer Confirms WH 'Meeting with Potential People' for Press Vacancies

His post criticized a detail from the article - that Bannon, via text message to a reporter, explained that White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer's appearance was the reason why. I don't thi...

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Republican Karen Handel wins Georgia House seat in key contest

Trump barely won the district in November, giving Democrats an opening once Republican Tom Price resigned the seat to join the president's Cabinet as health secretary. Price won each time ...

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US Supreme Court to hear Wisconsin redistricting case

The justices won't hear the arguments until the fall, but the case has already taken on a distinctly ideological, if not partisan, tone. That case, scheduled for a trial in June, could be put on hold ...

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Live Election Results From Contentious Georgia 6th District Runoff Election

Live Election Results From Contentious Georgia 6th District Runoff Election

Georgia voters steadily streamed into suburban Atlanta polling places Tuesday to decide the most expensive House race in USA history and put weeks of television ads, phone calls and ringing d...

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Clamping Down, White House Puts The 'brief' In Its Briefing

Trump has said that the allegations are aimed at undermining his electoral victory in November. In any other White House , this answer would have been automatically assumed to be a joke , but t...

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Chelsea Clinton Comes to Defense of Fat-Shamed Sean Spicer

As we have seen reported in the last several months, Spicer is reportedly on his way out from the White House press room, and may even be being forced to recruit his own replacement. "I'm right he...

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Trump has reversed campaign pledge to deport Dreamers

Trump has reversed campaign pledge to deport Dreamers

Mexico's Foreign Relations Department said continuing the program would "maintain protection for the thousands of talented young Mexicans enrolled". U.S. President Barack Obama meets with a group ...

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NC mom caught on camera trying to suffocate baby at hospital

NC mom caught on camera trying to suffocate baby at hospital

According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, nurses at Levine Children's Hospital were watching their monitors Saturday night and noticed the boy had trouble breathing when his mother,...

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Ticket sold in California matches all 6 numbers

Ticket sold in California matches all 6 numbers

Virgin Islands. Winners have up to 1 year to claim their prize. The Associated Press said the jackpot was the 10th largest lottery prize in US history, but that no one had yet to come forward to cla...

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Does Trump think Russia hacked the election? Spicer doesn't know

Nonetheless, Trump had long provided mixed signals to Spicer, at times calling him to congratulate the press secretary on what a great a job he was doing, only to begin polling his friends and confi...

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President Trump's decision to withdraw from Paris climate change accord a 'disaster'

EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt attended the G7 meeting but left the summit one day early on Saturday, after other countries bashed Trump's decision to leave the Paris accord. Differences between...

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Dems slam Senate GOP for 'secret' health care process

In an interview with a local ABC affiliate last week, Johnson said he was "not sure" that Republicans would be able to muster 50 votes for their plan. The announcement comes as Democrats , and s...

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Governor Rauner calls on lawmakers to pass a budget

Governor Rauner calls on lawmakers to pass a budget

The governor called a Republican-sponsored budget a meeting in the middle of big issues like school funding, higher education and human services. During the regular session, Senate Democrats passed ...

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LAPD suspends some cadet programs after teens stole cruisers

LAPD suspends some cadet programs after teens stole cruisers

The program has about 2,300 cadets in 21 separate police divisions. Investigators believe some of the cadets wore homemade uniforms that were made to resemble Los Angeles police uniforms when they w...

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3 teen police volunteers steal, crash LAPD cars

3 teen police volunteers steal, crash LAPD cars

The trio — ages 15, 16 and 17 — "gamed the system" and used a vacationing sergeant's name to sign out stun guns and radios and drive the cars right out of a stationhouse parking lot, Beck said . "One...

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US Senate votes overwhelmingly for tougher Russian sanctions amidst poll meddling probe

As far as the attempted Trump-proofing, the measure makes congressional review a requirement should Trump or any president want to reduce or end the penalties in the future. The step is supported by...

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Uber gives passengers 'long overdue' ability to tip drivers through app

Uber gives passengers 'long overdue' ability to tip drivers through app

It's something that rival ride-sharing company Lyft has been doing for a while. If a passenger cancels a auto more than two minutes after the driver has accepted the assignment, a cancellation fee ...

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Doctor: Scalise Faced 'Imminent Death' When He Arrived

Doctor: Scalise Faced 'Imminent Death' When He Arrived

Scalise, 51, was taken to MedStar Washington Hospital Center suffering from a single rifle shot to the left hip. "As far as winning and losing, I think that's far from anybody's mind right now", F...

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Senate close to vote on dismantle health law

Senate Republicans think that subterfuge and secrecy are the ways to formulate a replacement for Obamacare , but in this, and in many other areas of policy , they are wrong. Chuck Schumer req...

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White House: Pressure Will Continue On North Korea

Warmbier had planned to study in China in his third year of college and heard about Chinese travel companies offering trips to North Korea . The North Korean government has vowed to develop a nucle...

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Trump's lawyer: Ignore his tweets, the President is not under investigation

The White House says President Donald Trump is expected to make an announcement this week on whether any recordings exist of his private conversations with former FBI Director James Comey . "There ...

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A correctional officer passed out on the job. Inmates saved his life

A correctional officer passed out on the job. Inmates saved his life

He told 11alive.com: 'When he started breathing, it was just real heavy and real fast. All six inmates at the work-release site jumped into action and began helping the officer. "As we watched the h...

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