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Feds says detained Dreamer is gang member; lawyer denies it

According to his lawyers, he settled in California , attended school there, worked and grew into a young man. He is suing in a separate federal court to prove that his arrest was unconstitutio...

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Will issue new executive order on immigration

It's unclear how exactly this relates to Trump's comment about an ongoing appeal, but there are a large number of court cases pending against the travel ban and an array of legal options for Trum...

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Joel Berry leads a balanced attack in North Carolina's win

London Perrantes led the team with 14 points on 4 of 11 shooting from the floor, while Ty Jerome came 2nd with 13 points on 5 of 8 shooting with a pair of triples in just 19 minutes on the floor. "We ...

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Governor announces record tourism numbers in Florida

Total enplanements at 18 Florida airports during 2016 increased 4.3 percent when compared with the previous year, with a record 83.7 million enplaned passengers. The other European markets and other g...

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Oroville Dam Reached Capacity Faster Than Previous 16 Years

Oroville Dam Reached Capacity Faster Than Previous 16 Years

According to Levine, visual inspections of the dam were inadequate and operating manuals had not been updated since 1970, two years after the dam's construction. State Department of Water Resources ...

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Russian spy ship Viktor Leonov leaves CT coast, spotted near Virginia

Russian spy ship Viktor Leonov leaves CT coast, spotted near Virginia

For years, the 300-foot ship, which has equipment monitoring sonar and communications and carries defensive weaponry, has been patrolling near naval installations on the East Coast and was spotted two...

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Trump health officials propose rule to shore up Affordable Care Act marketplaces

The San Francisco Chronicle reported Tuesday: "In a February 3 meeting with tax-preparation software companies, the IRS said it would not reject silent returns this filing season, according to A...

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CIA director: Agency isn't hiding intelligence from Trump

The officials' decision to keep information from Mr. Trump underscores the deep mistrust that has developed between the intelligence community and the president over his team's contacts with the Russi...

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Donald Trump: White House flatly denies plan to mobilise National Guard troops

The Associated Press obtained a draft memo that calls for the unprecedented militarisation of the USA immigration enforcement. Governors in those 11 states named would have the discretion to allow ...

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Bill De Blasio: Trump's Rhetoric 'Directly Connects' To Increase In Anti-Semitic Incidents

During a joint press conference with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, the president was asked about a rise in "anti-Semitic incidents" since the election and whether his administration w...

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Russia's defense ministry seeking to renew cooperation with Pentagon

Russia's defense ministry seeking to renew cooperation with Pentagon

President Trump's Defense Secretary General Mattis seemed to go against two of the president's repeated assertions about Russian Federation when he spoke to reporters at North Atlantic Treaty Organisa...

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US Weekly Jobless Claims Rise Less Than Expected

US Weekly Jobless Claims Rise Less Than Expected

Fewer Americans than forecast filed last week applications for unemployment benefits, underscoring a vibrant labor market. Economists had expected jobless claims to climb to 245,000. Meanwhile, the fo...

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Robert Durst Case: Defense Grills Witness About Murder 'Confession'

Robert Durst Case: Defense Grills Witness About Murder 'Confession'

Durst has pleaded not guilty to murder in the 2000 killing of death of Susan Berman in Los Angeles . Kathie's brother said Friday he hopes the damaging testimony eventually makes it to a jury and i...

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LA County Supervisors Order Inspection of Dams in Wake of Oroville Emergency

Since the lake reached its highest level of 902 feet in elevation, which led to the emergency spillway being used and mandatory evacuations ordered, Lake Oroville has dropped more than 32 feet, as of ...

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Paul Ryan: Obamacare repeal bill coming next week

Paul Ryan: Obamacare repeal bill coming next week

It also proposes that insurers can collect unpaid premiums from members when they sign up with the same issuer again--an incentive for people to always have insurance. Let me explain . The individual...

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Suspect Allegedly Involved in Shootout with Police in East New York Identified

Suspect Allegedly Involved in Shootout with Police in East New York Identified

They pursued him in their vehicle for two blocks, and when two of the officers exited the patrol auto on Logan Street, the suspect fired a revolver at them, Monahan said. There had been a previous sho...

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House Chairmen Ask DOJ To Probe 'Leaks' In Fallout Of Flynn Scandal

House Chairmen Ask DOJ To Probe 'Leaks' In Fallout Of Flynn Scandal

The Republican chairmen of two powerful committees in the House asked the Justice Department on Wednesday to investigate a series of leaks to the media relating to Michael Flynn and communications w...

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Historians rank Obama No. 12; how would you vote?

Historians rank Obama No. 12; how would you vote?

The survey asks historians to rank the presidents on a 1-to-10 scale on 10 qualities of leadership: public persuasion, crisis leadership, economic management, moral authority, global relations, admini...

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Trump launches stinging attack on media

FLYNN CONTROVERSY Two leading House Democrats ask USA intelligence for an immediate briefing on contacts between Russian officials and Trump's ousted national security adviser, Michael Flynn. "The lev...

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Christie says Trump made him order meatloaf at White House lunch

Christie says Trump made him order meatloaf at White House lunch

Wednesday night the governor of New Jersey launched a fresh salvo, this time directed at the Phillies. "The Phillies suck. Let's just start with that". Except for Christie , who got what Trump want...

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Amtrak Police Officer Charged With Murder In Fatal Shooting

Amtrak Police Officer Charged With Murder In Fatal Shooting

Anthony Guglielmi, a Chicago police spokesman, said in a statement that Chicago police officers found no weapon by the offender at the scene, WLS-TV reported . Robertson turned back to get a bag he h...

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Eugenie Bouchard says she'd go on a second date with Twitter fan

Bouchard made headlines earlier this month when she made a bet with Goehrke over Twitter that the Atlanta Falcons would win the game after jumping out to a 28-3 third quarter lead. The 22-year-old ten...

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MC Sports to liquidate stores, including Mason City location

MC Sports to liquidate stores, including Mason City location

As of Thursday afternoon, the company's Facebook page was still active but their website was not. In a voluntary bankruptcy petition submitted in court in MI on Tuesday, the company said its current...

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Trump Says He Will Issue 'New Executive Action' Related To Travel Ban

The US Court of Appeals decision to deny the lifting of the suspension order against President Donald Trump's Executive Order will not stop the latter from issuing other orders that will ban immigra...

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Tense Oakland Police Armed Standoff Comes To Dramatic End

Tense Oakland Police Armed Standoff Comes To Dramatic End

A live video of the scene appeared to show him walking around armed with the gun and spray painting on cars. He later allegedly fired shots at a fence and the helicopter, and was shot after a SWAT t...

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Check out the newest Girl Scout cookies!

Check out the newest Girl Scout cookies!

Several local Girl Scouts took a timeout from selling cookies to spread Valentine's Day cheer to the elderly residents of the Aristocrat Assisted Living Center. Your Girl Scout Cookie purchase helps m...

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Powerful storm begins to move into California

Powerful storm begins to move into California

Up to an inch of rain per hour is expected in some areas in part because the storm has been tapping into a so-called atmospheric river over the Pacific, sucking up volumes of warm subtropical moisture...

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ICE raids expose limited transparency that comes with immigration cases

ICE raids expose limited transparency that comes with immigration cases

Indeed, as a DACA recipient, the Department of Homeland Security "has twice determined that Mr. Ramirez poses no threat to national security or public safety", his lawyers argued in a petition for h...

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Florida 'Docs vs Glocks' case ruling handed down in docs' favor

Florida's law prevents doctors from asking patients about guns in their household or including such information in medical records. The 8-3 decision by the full USA 11th Circuit Court of Appeals o...

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Man Blamed In 11-Year-Old Girl's Shooting Death Attacked In Jail

CNN reported that Jones lived "across the street from where Takiya was shot". Jones was charged past year with two counts of misdemeanor domestic battery and a single count of criminal damage to pro...

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The Congressional Black Caucus Responds To Donald Trump With One Perfect Tweet

The Congressional Black Caucus Responds To Donald Trump With One Perfect Tweet

During the presser, Trump took a question from April Ryan, a longtime journalist who is now the White House correspondent for American Urban Radio Networks. At his Thursday news conference, Trump...

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TIMELINE: Lake Oroville Spillway Crisis

TIMELINE: Lake Oroville Spillway Crisis

Supervisors have ordered inspections of all Los Angeles County dams in the wake of flooding concerns at Northern California's Oroville Dam. KRON reports (http://bit.ly/2kKIoHs) that Leotta and Henry...

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Judge: Oklahoma AG must provide records sought for 2 years

The Democratic members of the Senate began Friday the way they ended Thursday, talking on the chamber floor and shouting into the wind about the fundamental absurdity of the nomination of Oklahoma Att...

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United States arrests Mexican with protected status

Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.) in a statement . Immigration and civil rights lawyers immediately filed a petition in federal court for Ramirez Medina's release. The agents had an arrest warrant for ...

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No looting but some burglaries during Oroville Dam evacuation, Sheriff says

Lake Oroville and its dam in Northern California are critical components in California's complex water-delivery system. The emergency spillway came into use for the first time because of heavy r...

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