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New York to offer free tuition to 4-year public colleges, universities

Lawmakers in Rhode Island are considering a similar proposal to make two years of public colleges tuition-free. In the Sunday night budget package NY approved cover of four-year college tuition fo...

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Egypt Government Approves Nationwide Emergency After Deadly Attacks on Churches

A suicide bomber blew himself up Sunday outside St. Marks Cathedral in Alexandria killing not less than 17 people and injuring 40 others only a couple of hours after Tanta's cathedral was bombed. Ly...

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Iran's Rouhani condemns 'flagrant US aggression' in Assad call, state TV says

Russia, one of the main backers of the Assad regime alongside Iran , condemned the USA strike, denouncing a "flagrant violation of worldwide law and an act of aggression". He had planned to travel to...

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Manhunt on for suspect accused of stealing firearms, sending manifesto to Trump

Wisconsin authorities are working with the FBI, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, and the Secret Service to find Jakubowski, who has been missing since Tuesday - the same day he...

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Twitter Fell in Love With Sergio Garcia's Fiancée at Masters

Twitter Fell in Love With Sergio Garcia's Fiancée at Masters

McIlroy was only six shots behind, but he had 10 players ahead of him - Justin Rose and Sergio Garcia, Rickie Fowler and Jordan Spieth, enough of them to make it hard to expect all of them to stum...

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House to recess without health-care vote

House to recess without health-care vote

Sen. Rand Paul and President Donald Trump met and golfed together in Virginia last weekend. The 10 essential health benefits that we now enjoy in Obamacare are: Ambulatory Patient Services (outpatie...

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Bentley not personally involved in resign talks

Bentley not personally involved in resign talks

He also stated Friday that he has no plans to resign, despite calls from state leaders. Bentley, 74, has battled to outlast a scandal involving recordings that surfaced in 2016 of him making sexua...

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United States lawmakers call on Trump to spell out Syria strategy

The strike was in retaliation for a chemical strike, launched by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar Assad , against the rebel stronghold of Idlib province and that left over 70 dead, including 1...

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Cubs-Cardinals game postponed, rescheduled for Thursday

This happened while St. Louis missed the playoffs; something that only has happened four times this century. "Tough, contested games from start to finish". "I think we all did". He was hit in the head...

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Police Hunt for Gun Store Burglary Suspect Who Sent Trump Manifesto

The School District of South Beloit will remain on soft lockdown Monday, school officials confirmed. He remains at large Monday morning, according to Rock County sheriff's dispatcher Jenna Winiarski. ...

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Passenger Forcibly Removed From United Flight, Prompting Outcry

But when their appeal fell on deaf ears they tried to force the man off the jet. The video shows men wearing security uniforms pull the screaming passenger out of his seat and drag him up the plan...

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Gorsuch Sworn in as Supreme Court Justice

Trump noted that Gorsuch's elevation marked the first time in U.S. history that a sitting justice and his former clerk were serving on the bench at the same time. He added: "I've always heard that the...

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Trump advisers: US seeks to fight IS and oust Syria's Assad

Trump advisers: US seeks to fight IS and oust Syria's Assad

Top diplomats from the seven major advanced economies are in Italy for their annual two-day meeting which had initially been expected to focus on talks with new US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson abo...

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Gorsuch prepares to join court

Gorsuch filled a vacancy that had lingered for almost 14 months after conservative Justice Antonin Scalia's February 2016 death. Under McConnell's leadership, the Senate previous year refused to con...

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'Pink Star' diamond sold for $71.2 mln at HK auction

'Pink Star' diamond sold for $71.2 mln at HK auction

However, it remains relatively unknown in the West. The sparkling oval-cut rock measures 2.69 by 2.06 centimetres (1.06 by 0.81 inches) and weighs 11.92 grams (0.026 pounds). Tobias Kormind managing...

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Manhunt Underway for Wisconsin Gun Thief Who Mailed Manifesto to Trump

Manhunt Underway for Wisconsin Gun Thief Who Mailed Manifesto to Trump

A manhunt was underway Friday, April 7, 2017, for Jakubowski, who is suspected of stealing firearms fro. JANESVILLE - A Janesville man who sent an anti-government manifesto to President Donald T...

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Longoria breaks up Pineda's perfect-game bid in 7th

Longoria breaks up Pineda's perfect-game bid in 7th

As Martha typed away on her phone-definitely an iPhone, likely with a case that has a floral design on it, unless she hired someone to type tweets for her and (probably) also carry her (also probably)...

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Charleston church killer gets life in state case

Charleston church killer gets life in state case

The 23-year-old white supremacist received the sentence on 10 April 2017, after pleading guilty to nine counts of murder and three counts of attempted murder for his assault on Emanuel African Methodi...

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Authorities Still Looking For Wisconsin Gun Robbery Suspect

Authorities Still Looking For Wisconsin Gun Robbery Suspect

The manhunt involving more than 150 local, state and federal officers has searched multiple properties in the area and followed up on over 425 leads since the burglary last week, officials said. Black...

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Hillary Clinton reveals her favorite meme on the internet

Clinton called on Congress to put party squabbles aside and look into it. She blamed Russian interference in the election, the release of embarrassing WikiLeaks documents, FBI Director James B. Clinto...

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Manhunt on for Gun Theft Suspect With Manifesto for Trump

Manhunt on for Gun Theft Suspect With Manifesto for Trump

Concerns ramped up late last week when a friend of Jakubowski gave a copy of the 161-page manifesto to police and said the suspect had also sent it to the White House. The video was obtained from a ...

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Neil Gorsuch takes first of 2 oaths, prepare... 11:25 am Mon

With the swearing-in of Gorsuch, the court returns to a narrow conservative majority and President Donald Trump scores a much-needed political victor. It was the second of two oaths - the first was co...

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Neil Gorsuch sworn in as Supreme Court justice

Gorsuch takes over the late Justice Antonin Scalia's seat on the bench, left vacated since his death in February 2016. "To the American people, I am humbled by the trust placed in me today", Gorsuch...

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Park district egg hunts are this week

Park district egg hunts are this week

The Lions Club egg hunt will be broken down into four age groups, ranging from newborns to 12 year olds. These events will be held at Fremont Area Art Association, 92 W. -2 p.m.; April 15; Egg hunts w...

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Tillerson Dismisses North Korea `Regime Change' as Warships Move

China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs didn't mention North Korea in two statements it released after the two leaders met, and on Monday ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying stuck to Beijing's usual script....

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Russian officers could face sanctions over Syria

Russian officers could face sanctions over Syria

Haley delivered a sharp rebuke to Russia for its support to Syria, saying President Bashar al Assad regime was "playing Russians for fools... telling them that there were no chemical weapons". H...

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'Violent' tornadoes, damaging winds possible Wednesday

'Violent' tornadoes, damaging winds possible Wednesday

A mother and her 3-year-old daughter were killed in Louisiana Sunday morning when a tornado flipped their mobile home off its foundation. "They have been identified as Francine Gotch, 38, and her da...

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United States urges Russian Federation to reconsider backing for Syrian leader

US-backed Syrian fighters have pushed ahead in their offensive in northern Syria against members of the Islamic State group. But asked about the possibility of further intervention, the secretary of...

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Daily News, ProPublica win Pulitzer for eviction scandal

Daily News, ProPublica win Pulitzer for eviction scandal

The Daily News, a New York City tabloid, and ProPublica , a web-based platform specializing in investigative journalism, won for uncovering official abuse of eviction rules that ousted hundreds of mo...

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Trump, Xi establish US-China Comprehensive Dialogue

Trump, Xi establish US-China Comprehensive Dialogue

Far-right backers of U.S. President Donald Trump rebelled on Friday after he ordered a missile strike on Syrian air force base. "(Chinese) President Xi (Jinping) clearly understands, and I think agr...

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Federal Court Rules LGBT Employees Are Protected Under Civil Rights Act

Federal Court Rules LGBT Employees Are Protected Under Civil Rights Act

Federal civil rights law can be used to protect LGBT employees against discrimination, the Seventh Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday, clearing the way for an IN instructor to sue a community...

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Multiple people shot at California elementary school

He said the shooting is believed to be a murder-suicide and "there's no further threat". At least two students have been airlifted to a hospital. At least four people have been shot during a suspe...

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House Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes temporarily steps aside from Russian Federation investigation

Last month, Nunes, who was a member of Trump's transition team, faced much criticism over his conduct as the committee he chaired began its official investigation. "We requested the Office of Cong...

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Gun theft suspect with Trump manifesto at large

Gun theft suspect with Trump manifesto at large

John McNary, the lead pastor at nearby Heartland Church, in Sun Prairie, told NBC News he saw local police doing extra patrols in the area and that his church had extra security in place on Sunday. ...

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New US Supreme Court justice family has deep Wyoming ties

New US Supreme Court justice family has deep Wyoming ties

President Donald Trump is praising new Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch during a public White House ceremony. He began his legal career as a clerk to the late Byron White, a Democrat from Colorado...

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