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Blast outside Bangladesh airport kills bomber

Blast outside Bangladesh airport kills bomber

He also asked to people not to be anxious following the incident. The suicide attack on Friday was witnessed after a similar incident which happened about a week ago. A high alert was put on strateg...

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Democrats to filibuster Neil Gorsuch nomination to Supreme Court, Schumer says

Supreme Court Justice nominee Neil Gorsuch testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, March 21, 2017, at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee. During the hearing, Tr...

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Mother, young daughter killed in separate accidents within hour

Mother, young daughter killed in separate accidents within hour

Patterson was pronounced dead at the scene. Two people in the Dodge were taken to Erlanger Hospital , police said. Family members say the girl, Elizabeth Patterson, was 8 years old. She had only ...

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Hawaii Judge Who Blocked Trump's Revised Travel Ban Receives Threats

Hawaii Judge Who Blocked Trump's Revised Travel Ban Receives Threats

The countries were Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen. FBI spokesperson Michele Ernst told BuzzFeed News that the agency is aware of threats made to US District Judge Derrick Watson a...

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Mom's heartbreak after truck fatally strikes 1-year-old baby

Mom's heartbreak after truck fatally strikes 1-year-old baby

He was later charged with failure to yield to a pedestrian and failure to exercise due care, police said. "She just kept saying 'My baby, my baby, God no, you hit my baby.' And when the driver got o...

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Recent Price Move of Shares: Marriott International (NASDAQ:MAR)

Recent Price Move of Shares: Marriott International (NASDAQ:MAR)

Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR ) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February 15th. Goldman also Initiated the company to Buy on 26-Sep-16, 2016. The sale was disclosed in a fil...

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GOP senator open to 'nuclear option' if Dems filibuster Gorsuch

GOP senator open to 'nuclear option' if Dems filibuster Gorsuch

Schumer argued on Thursday, as he did last month, that Senate Republicans are offering a false choice on Gorsuch. "If my Democratic colleagues choose to filibuster [Gorsuch], then they will be telling...

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Linville Gorge fire totals 2750 acres; 50 percent under control

Linville Gorge fire totals 2750 acres; 50 percent under control

Heat from the interior of the fire pulled the smoke to form a column that to lifted 5,500 feet above ground. They said wind shift overnight could push the smoke toward Morganton. "We're feeling really...

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Schumer Announces 'No' Vote on Gorsuch, Signals Possible Filibuster

Alito was confirmed in a 58-42 vote after 72 senators voted to end that filibuster. "My vote will be 'no.' And I urge my colleagues to do the same", Schumer said on the Senate floor Thursday morning...

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Democrats Will Try to Block Neil Gorsuch Confirmation

Schumer and other critics of Gorsuch have called him an ideologue unable to independently rule under a Trump administration. "You can bet that if the shoe was on the other foot-and a Democratic Presid...

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Witness testimony in Supreme Court confirmation hearing

Witness testimony in Supreme Court confirmation hearing

Utah Republican Sen. Orrin Hatch said Republicans could very well decide to change the rules so only a simple majority would be necessary to move along to a final vote as opposed to 60 votes. In a l...

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Republican Gov. Snyder Asks Congressional Delegation To Reject Obamacare Replacement

Republican Gov. Snyder Asks Congressional Delegation To Reject Obamacare Replacement

The Affordable Care Act engineered a complete makeover of individual and small group insurance through a series of changes created to make the coverage more generous, accessible, affordable and transp...

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Women's players call negotiations with USA Hockey productive

Women's players call negotiations with USA Hockey productive

The women's team said last week that they would not compete at their home World Championships, due to begin in Plymouth in MI on March 31, unless an agreement was reached. The players also want equal ...

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Will final health care deal match Trump's campaign pitch?

Will final health care deal match Trump's campaign pitch?

Americans are best served by a competitive insurance market that offers its citizens affordable insurance choices. She's also anxious about people like Donnie, a disabled adult who had nowhere else ...

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New U-Shaped Skyscraper In NYC Could Become World's Longest Building

New U-Shaped Skyscraper In NYC Could Become World's Longest Building

It would straddle another building on Billionaire's Row on 57th Street, creating a world-class structure that does not challenge the city's height zoning regulations. The longest building in the world...

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White House Announces New England Patriots' Visit

White House Announces New England Patriots' Visit

He left the watch party when the Patriots were losing to the Atlanta Falcons , 28-3. McCourty echoed those remarks telling Time magazine, "With the president having so many strong opinions and prej...

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Evacuees return after fire caused by burning books

Evacuees return after fire caused by burning books

Annaleasa Winter of the Florida Forest Service told reporters on Thursday afternoon the man, who has not been identified, "felt devastated" about the fire. Florida Forest Service Public Information Of...

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Supreme Court pick Neil Gorsuch to be blocked by Democrats

Supreme Court pick Neil Gorsuch to be blocked by Democrats

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said he would oppose Gorsuch's confirmation Thursday, which marked the fourth and final day of the hearings. On Thursday, following the end of two days of test...

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The Supreme Court Rules In Favor Of A Special Education Student

The Supreme Court Rules In Favor Of A Special Education Student

Durbin also said Gorsuch had ruled against disabled students in eight out of 10 cases dealing with the IDEA. He described the educational journey of his son. "When all is said and done, a student of...

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GSA: Trump DC hotel not in violation of government lease

GSA: Trump DC hotel not in violation of government lease

Before he became president, Trump transferred control of his vast business holdings to Donald Jr., Eric Trump and a Trump Organization executive. The lease of the Old Post Office property prohibit...

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Casey: I'm Voting Against Gorsuch for Supreme Court

But Republicans, who hold a majority in the Senate, could change the rules to end debate with a simple majority of votes, 51. Charles Schumer said he would lead a filibuster against Gorsuch and that...

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House to vote on health care plan; local congressmen split

House to vote on health care plan; local congressmen split

In a telephone interview Wednesday, Barletta said Trump was unaware of the provisions that would allow illegal immigrants to receive tax credits. When asked if the vote will even be held on Thursday...

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Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Special Education Rights

As Chief Justice Roberts wrote for the Court, "When all is said and done, a student offered an educational program providing "merely more than de minimis " progress from year to year can hardly be ...

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Badgers looking forward to Friday's game against Florida

They don't need to overwork themselves. And for the seniors who walked through the door four years ago, the legacy is already shiny. Ever since a soul-searching home loss to Iowa on March 2, howev...

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Area congressman ponder health care vote

Area congressman ponder health care vote

The fresh analysis says the amendments would not affect the number of Americans who would be uninsured if the bill were to become law. A closer look at the latest CBS News NationTracker survey sugge...

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Accused Midtown Killer Stalked Potential Black Victims, Considered Multiple Attacks

He told police, " I'm the person you're looking for ", and revealed knives in his pockets, according to the NYPD . He found one, followed him, but got "spooked". Late Monday night, officials say, t...

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Utah enacts lowest USA drunken-driving limit

Utah enacts lowest USA drunken-driving limit

Herbert said he plans to call a special session to address unintended consequences of the law and make necessary modifications before it takes effect on December 31, 2018. Herbert also said he would c...

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Twin 7-Month-Olds Found Dead In Lindenwold Apartment

Twin 7-Month-Olds Found Dead In Lindenwold Apartment

Their mother, identified by neighbors as Alexandria Garnett , was hysterical when she called 911 about 8 a.m. Wednesday, saying her twins were not breathing. "I just put them on their backs". "E$3 ev...

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The WBC Was Baseball As It's Going To Be

The WBC Was Baseball As It's Going To Be

Leyland said he and his team were a little more familiar with the players from Puerto Rico they'll take on tonight, but they also know how strong a team they'll be facing. Leyland, who you proba...

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Protest in Greenfield held to oppose GOP health care bill

Protest in Greenfield held to oppose GOP health care bill

That's according to the CBO's new score of Republicans' revised plan, which has been pieced together after days of mostly behind-the-scenes dealmaking aimed at the impossible task of pleasing intransi...

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Trump, House Republicans working on health care deal

Trump, House Republicans working on health care deal

Ryan probably can not afford to lose more than 21 members of his own caucus to ensure victory. A few GOP lawmakers have had a change of heart but many are still confident that the vote will fail. Th...

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Trump Supreme Court pick grilled during confirmation hearing

Trump Supreme Court pick grilled during confirmation hearing

Orrin Hatch then gave Gorsuch a chance to rebut charges from some Democrats that Gorsuch was beholden to special interests. And while his comments did little to mollify Democrats, they kept him on tra...

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Maine's job seeker site was hacked, exposing personal information

Maine's job seeker site was hacked, exposing personal information

A recent security breach of the America's JobLink (AJL) system, an online job database, has possibly caused Alabamians' personal information to be exposed. Roughly 12,650 ME residents have used the se...

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Tennessee Senate passes bill to punish protesters who block streets

Tennessee Senate passes bill to punish protesters who block streets

Voucher supporters also are advancing a bill to create a five-year pilot program for vouchers, limited to Shelby County. "In fairness, any school that receives public funding should fall under this ...

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Gorsuch Displays Commitment to Rule of Law in Day Two Confirmation Hearing

Gorsuch Displays Commitment to Rule of Law in Day Two Confirmation Hearing

But he did question whether a Democratic blockade of Gorsuch would signal a broader issue for future high court nominees. Gorsuch , who now is a judge with the Missouri-based 10th US Circuit Cour...

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