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Watch the Jackie Robinson statue get unveiled at Dodger Stadium

Robinson debuted for the Brooklyn Dodgers on April 15 in 1947. The statue depicts Robinson stealing home as a rookie with the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1947, a nod to the aggressive baserunning of the six-t...

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Protesters across USA press Trump to release tax returns

Many demonstrators said they hoped Saturday's marches would convince Trump to voluntarily release them. If he's in any way profiting off of the presidency or if he has foreign financial ties - both of...

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Trump hits back at nationwide tax protests

In another tweet he wrote, "I did what was an nearly an impossible thing to do for a Republican-easily won the Electoral College!" Trump was the first major-party nominee in more than 40 years not to ...

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Wilmette Egg Hunts For Kids And Dogs

The Easter egg hunt was broken up into different age groups. Normally the field is laden with touchdowns and soccer goals but on Saturday, City Park Stadium field in Clawson was lined with Easter ...

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'Something to Hide'? Trump Will Keep White House Visitor Logs Secret

The common practice of publicising the White House visitors log under the Obama administration will be stopped due to security reasons. As incomplete as the Obama documents were, his administr...

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Manifesto-writing fugitive appears in federal court

Manifesto-writing fugitive appears in federal court

The news of his capture comes as a relief for many people in the small community where he was caught. Anderson told reporters after the court appearance that the theft charge and "possibly other cha...

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Manhunt For Wisconsin Man Who Wrote Anti-Government Manifesto Continues

Manhunt For Wisconsin Man Who Wrote Anti-Government Manifesto Continues

Police were increasing patrols near Janesville churches Sunday, although investigators say there is no specific threat. Jakubowski, 32, is wanted for breaking into a gun shop called Armageddon Suppl...

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Student killed in San Bernardino shooting endured great deal in short life

Student killed in San Bernardino shooting endured great deal in short life

Smith's mother, Irma Sykes , said her daughter had been friends with Anderson for about four years before they got married. Smith told family members that Anderson had also threatened her after s...

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Five different lawsuits could prevent, affect scheduled executions

Five different lawsuits could prevent, affect scheduled executions

This photo provided by Sherry Simon shows Pulaski County Circuit Judge Wendell Griffen taking part of an anti-death penalty demonstration outside the Governor's Mansion Friday, April 14, 2017 in Littl...

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Markey: Democrats will Restore 60-Vote Threshold for Supreme Court

For his part, Gorsuch said: " I am humbled by the trust placed in me today. But as an acolyte of Scalia whose rulings have skewed conservative on most issues, Gorsuch picked up almost unanimous oppo...

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Georgia officers caught assaulting handcuffed man are fired

Michael Bongiovanni, a 19-year veteran of the force, punch Demetrius Hollins , whose hands are raised, during what began as a routine traffic stop on Wednesday. But, even in a national climate where ...

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Democrats Say They Will Fight Trump Over Health Insurance Subsidies

In an interview yesterday with the Wall Street Journal , President Trump suggested an intention to hold hostage the cost-sharing subsidies that make it possible for low-income Americans to afford to ...

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Analysts agree Gorsuch will have great impact on court

Analysts agree Gorsuch will have great impact on court

The Democrats had done away with the filibusters for executive and judicial nominees in 2013, but kept the Supreme Court rule in place. "Justice Scalia was a patriot who revered our Constitution". Jus...

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US Chief Justice Roberts to speak at upstate NY event

US Chief Justice Roberts to speak at upstate NY event

A smiling Trump stood behind his nominee. Chief Justice John Roberts speaks to students and staff at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Tuesday afternoon. On Friday, the Senate confirmed President Do...

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NY becomes the first state to make college tuition

NY becomes the first state to make college tuition

Andrew Cuomo . The governor is expected to sign the budget bills. The Excelsior Scholarship will be rolled out over a three-year period. Under terms of the deal, students who accept free tuition...

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Man arrested in connection with hate crime, arson at Charlotte's Central Market

Man arrested in connection with hate crime, arson at Charlotte's Central Market

Authorities didn't have any information on the suspect or whether he had an attorney. The video showed the suspect wearing a light colored hoodie under a dark jacket, light jeans, and black shoes. "We...

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Will free college offer catch fire? NY details raise doubts

Will free college offer catch fire? NY details raise doubts

However, there's a catch. In what is being billed as a first-in-the-nation pilot program, students from lower-income and middle class families are being offered the chance to attend New York's publi...

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The Trump Administration Won't Release White House Visitor Logs

The Trump Administration Won't Release White House Visitor Logs

How would transparency worsen "national security risks"? However, the Obama administration did include records on how many names were withheld, and later released their names once the informatio...

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Senate confirms Gorsuch for Supreme Court, delivers big win for Trump

Senate confirms Gorsuch for Supreme Court, delivers big win for Trump

Supreme Court filibusters have been almost unheard of in the Senate, but the confrontation is playing out amid an explosive political atmosphere with liberal Democrats furious over the Trump preside...

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Trump's Supreme Court Justice sworn

President Donald Trump was on hand for the ceremony, and spoke before the swearing-in. "We are in a process of reviewing and renewing, and also rebuilding, our country". "Justice Gorsuch, you are now ...

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Mexico says fugitive ex-Gov. Duarte detained in Guatemala

The statement Sunday said it wasn't clear what kind of missile was involved. North Korea is thought to have a small arsenal of atomic bombs and an impressive array of short- and medium-range missiles....

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Drug Maker Moves to Drop its own Lawsuit Blocking Executions

Drug Maker Moves to Drop its own Lawsuit Blocking Executions

In her order Saturday, which the state promptly appealed, U.S. District Judge Kristine Baker said the inmates have the right to challenge the state's method of execution in an attempt to show it "crea...

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Estes wins easily in Pawnee, Stafford counties

Meanwhile, the Democratic Campaign Committee has not spent money to help Thompson at all - and the Kansas State Democratic Party rejected his requests for funding mailers. Thompson appealed to Hauser ...

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Syrian President Bashar al-Assad dismisses chemical attack as '100% fabrication'

The polarised positions were evident at the UN Security Council Wednesday, when Russian Federation vetoed a Western-drafted resolution that would have required Syrian cooperation in an investigation i...

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Trump govt to keep list of White House visitors secret

Trump govt to keep list of White House visitors secret

The Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University, the National Security Archive at George Washington University, and Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) announc...

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Trump says tax reform 'will be better' if Obamacare repeal passed first

Trump says tax reform 'will be better' if Obamacare repeal passed first

The belated effort to come up with a tax plan comes as the Trump administration faces increasing pressure to show substantive achievements after the collapse of its effort to repeal ObamaCare. Since t...

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13 arrested in Berkeley, Calif., during dueling Trump rallies

13 arrested in Berkeley, Calif., during dueling Trump rallies

Thousands of protesters took to the streets across the United States Saturday to demand that President Donald Trump release his tax returns. "We're marching on Washington, D.C., and around the cou...

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'Charging Bull' Sculptor Wants 'Fearless Girl' to Hit the Road

Personally, I'm not sure how "peaceful" a statue of a bull charging at you horns-first can be, but message aside, I feel for Di Modica. The 3,200kg bull itself originally appeared as guerrilla art, ...

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New York To Offer Free Tuition At Four-Year Public Unversities

New York To Offer Free Tuition At Four-Year Public Unversities

This fall, students whose families earn $100,000 or less are eligible. In 2019, the free tuition measure will extend to those earning $125,000. If they do not stay in New York State, the scholarsh...

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Funeral arrangements set for Dan Rooney

Both teams wrote messages on Twitter on Thursday, sending thoughts and prayers to the Steelers. "It was with deep sadness that I learned this evening of the death of Ambassador Daniel ( "Dan") Roone...

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Kids Hunt for Extra Special Easter Eggs at 'Eggcessable' Easter Egg Hunt

Kids Hunt for Extra Special Easter Eggs at 'Eggcessable' Easter Egg Hunt

For ages 1-12. Concessions will be sold at the egg hunt. Pancake breakfast will follow in the gym. Some people are kicking off their Easter weekend with an Easter egg hunt , this one is a little di...

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Easter Egg Hunt never fails to draw a crowd

First Christian Church will also be hosting their vacation bible school July 17th-21st this year. The Warwick Lions Club will again sponsor the annual holiday event, assisting with parking and directi...

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A Few Showers Around Easter Sunday

A Few Showers Around Easter Sunday

Mild weather will be the rule early in the week with another round of showers and thunderstorms likely Tuesday night and again Thursday . Strong and gusty southwest winds sent the mercury surging i...

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Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof is headed to death row

Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof is headed to death row

Roof was ultimately found guilty in December, and jurors chose to give him the death penalty in January. Solicitor for the state's Ninth Judicial Court, Scarlett A. A law enforcement official with ...

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Kansas gives GOP 'warning sign' over Georgia special election

The Kansas result also reflected blowback against the state's unpopular Republican governor Sam Brownback. Estes had double his campaign cash. Kansas state Treasurer Ron Estes defeated Democratic ...

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