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Second US mistrial in OH police shooting of Samuel DuBose

University of Cincinnati officer Ray Tensing , who is white, had been charged with murder in the death of 43-year-old Sam DuBose, who was black. The shooting was caught on Tensing's body-worn cam...

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Once cheering diversity, Istanbul braces for Pride Week

Once cheering diversity, Istanbul braces for Pride Week

By placing a cultural emphasis on safety and lockstep order in Istanbul , the governor and his administration are effectively altering how the parade seeks to portray itself, according to the adminis...

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IL lawmakers meeting again to try to reach budget deal

IL lawmakers meeting again to try to reach budget deal

Rauner says he supports a proposed GOP budget. Gov. Bruce Rauner delivered an address from the Old State Capitol in Springfield before lawmakers returned to Springfield for a special session. Raun...

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Illinois Man, 66, Identified as Suspect in Virginia Shooting

Authorities said James Hodgkinson expressed grievances online about the president and Republicans, but they're still working to determine a concrete motive for the shooting . "I can't wrap my head ...

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A storm named Cindy could disrupt your Saturday

A storm named Cindy could disrupt your Saturday

He said that probably won't clear north Alabama until Sunday . Rogers says the flood forecast has some uncertainty and could worsen if more rain falls. Extremely high levels of this quantity will b...

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Cindy causes minor flooding across South as rain continues

Flooding and road closures stretched from east Texas into northwestern Florida after Cindy made landfall early on Thursday near the Louisiana-Texas border and weakened to a tropical depression, the N...

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Russian Federation crash out of Confederations Cup in group stage

Boss Fernando Santos said: "I warned my players to not let them win balls in the air, and the team reacted well". The Oceania champions were far from disgraced, but have now completed four campaig...

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Nevada's Heller opposes GOP health bill

McConnell released the bill after weeks of closed-door meetings searching for middle ground between conservative senators seeking an aggressive repeal of Obama's statute and centrists warning ab...

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Ex-Ohio Police Officer's Trial in Fatal Shooting Ends in Mistrial

University of Cincinnati police officer Ray Tensing was indicted Wednesday on a murder charge for shooting motorist Samuel Dubose during a traffic stop this month. He claimed that his arm became ...

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Senate GOP health bill

This article first appeared June 22, 2017 on Kaiser Health News . Dean Heller became the fifth GOP senator to say he would not support the measure in its current form. A day after saying he had "se...

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Police Carry Away ACA Repeal Protesters From McConnell's Office

Police Carry Away ACA Repeal Protesters From McConnell's Office

Capitol Police who arrested 43 of the demonstrators citing them with crowding, obstructing or incommoding. Blood on the floor outside of Leader Mcconnell's office as protestors are physically being ...

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Donald Trump says he won't fire 'bothersome' Robert Mueller

But the president's suggestion that his tweet influenced Comey to be truthful in recounting his conversations contradicts Trump's own assertion that Comey misled Congress. But don't worry, "it was...

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Donald Trump could win 2020 presidential election, here's why

Donald Trump could win 2020 presidential election, here's why

The apparent effectiveness of that messaging suggested to some that the 77-year-old Californian could be a liability for Democrats as they aim to regain their majority. As long as they want to keep Pe...

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Lawyers seek to free inmate featured in 'Making a Murderer'

Lawyers seek to free inmate featured in 'Making a Murderer'

Dassey, then just 16 years old, confessed to helping his uncle Avery - who had already served 18 years for a crime he did not commit - rape, kill and mutilate Ms Halbach. Wisconsin Attorney General ...

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F-16 Thunderbird crashes, flips over at Dayton International Airport

F-16 Thunderbird crashes, flips over at Dayton International Airport

The National Weather Service said the Dayton area experienced thunderstorms and high winds. Sgt. Kenneth Cordova did not have visible injuries, Heard said. The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office rec...

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Dozens Of People Killed In A Bloody Day Of Attacks Across Pakistan

The second blast occurred as people rushed to help those injured in the first explosion. Dr. Sabir Hussain, an official at a government-run hospital in Parachinar , said they had received 261 victi...

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Boston Names Street After David Ortiz

Boston Names Street After David Ortiz

It is the 11th number retired by the Red Sox . "That happening to me today, it's a super honor to be out there hanging with those guys", Ortiz said after the Red Sox retired his iconic No. It mar...

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House special election losses leave Democrats divided, searching

House special election losses leave Democrats divided, searching

Variety reported several weeks ago that the Congressional Leadership Fund produced an ad that attempted to link Ossoff to Kathy Griffin in the midst of a backlash over the comedienne's use of a blo...

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Government health insurance markets holding up, barely

Government health insurance markets holding up, barely

House of Representatives as a proposed replacement for the Affordable Care Act , is being revised in the U.S. Senate. The AHCA allows states to waive federal standards for minimum coverage and will...

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GOP senator is latest to oppose health bill

GOP senator is latest to oppose health bill

One such protester was Phillip Corona, who said he traveled from Wisconsin to make his fears known to lawmakers in the case that Medicaid is slashed. Tense situation outside McConnell's Russell offi...

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Trump Tweets He Is Under Investigation - His Lawyer Says He Isn't

Rosenstein is overseeing Mueller's work since Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself from the investigation because of his ties and participation with the 2016 Trump campaign. Trump's attorn...

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Pro-Muslim rallies outnumber anti-Sharia protests

Pro-Muslim rallies outnumber anti-Sharia protests

Demonstrations were held across the nation Saturday in protest of Shariah law, but those protests were also met with counter-protests. After some of the NY counterprotesters crossed a street and app...

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Unpopular Among Voters, Pelosi Says She's 'Worth the Trouble'

Unpopular Among Voters, Pelosi Says She's 'Worth the Trouble'

Millions were spent on both sides - tons of money coming via liberal California in support of Democrat Jon Ossoff who was essentially hand picked by House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif...

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Clamping down, Trump team puts the 'brief' in press briefing

Clamping down, Trump team puts the 'brief' in press briefing

We've been seeking input from people as far as what ideas they might have, we've been meeting with potential people that may be of service to this administration. The final report followed the US inte...

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Jury acquits former USA cop in fatal shooting of black man

Jury acquits former USA cop in fatal shooting of black man

Smith had thrown his gun over a fence one second before Heaggan-Brown fatally shot him. In her closing argument Monday, prosecutor Stacey DeGraffenreid said Tensing repeatedly used "stop the thre...

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Plans to sue President Trump over allegedly taking foreign government payments

Plans to sue President Trump over allegedly taking foreign government payments

Attorney General Karl Racine . The suit , filed in Maryland federal court, said Trump is violating the Constitution's Emoluments Clause, which prohibits the president from accepting payments ...

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Rep. Moulton calls for new Democratic leadership

Some Democrats have blamed Pelosi for the party's loss in the Georgia special election on Tuesday. Handel, an establishment Republican and former state secretary of state, defeated Democrat...

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North Korea: Otto Warmbier freed on humanitarian grounds

North Korea: Otto Warmbier freed on humanitarian grounds

Otto Warmbier was subsequently sentenced to 15 years of hard labor and reportedly fell into a coma around the same time . Warmbier's father Fred lashed out earlier Thursday at the North K...

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Officials meet for first US-China Diplomatic Security Dialogue

The American student was sentenced to 15 years of hard labour in North Korea last year after eh attempted to steal a propaganda poster. "The United States remains committed to holding North Korea ac...

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Flooding, severe weather possible Friday night through Saturday

Flooding, severe weather possible Friday night through Saturday

Those rains come on top of heavy rains that fell earlier Friday, saturating the soil and making flooding more likely. The Flash Flood Watch is still in effect until 8 pm tonight for the southern p...

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Yemen's government to probe alleged torture of detainees

Yemen's government to probe alleged torture of detainees

In Washington, multiple senators called for an investigation after AP reported that USA military interrogators had worked with the forces accused of torture. A member of the Hadrami Elite speaking ano...

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Republican wins Georgia poll in blow to anti-Trump effort

She said she feels "very confident" in the support she has from her caucus, but claimed ownership over the "timing" for her role as minority leader. After Democrats lost a Georgia House seat in a sp...

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Sen. Johnson: Senate bill doesn't address health care costs

Sen. Johnson: Senate bill doesn't address health care costs

Others, like Sens. Dean Heller of Nevada, Shelly Moore Capito of West Virginia and Rob Portman of OH, have pointed to concerns about the proposal's cuts to Medicaid . Rand Paul, who has rejected th...

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Mom left two kids in hot auto 'as punishment'

Mom left two kids in hot auto 'as punishment'

Ronald Torreyes lined an RBI single with two outs in the 10th inning that sent the New York Yankees over the Texas Rangers 2-1 for just their second win in 10 games. She claimed they had entered the v...

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Police carry disabled demonstrators away from U.S. health bill protest

Police carry disabled demonstrators away from U.S. health bill protest

Many were yelling, "no cuts to Medicaid", as the police attempted to herd them out of the Senate office building. The new health care bill , titled the "Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017", wou...

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