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It's clear Russian Federation interfered with United States election — Ex-CIA chief

It's clear Russian Federation interfered with United States election — Ex-CIA chief

The FBI is investigating meetings Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner had with Russian officials in December, according to reports . Sessions was criticized for his meetings with Kislyak duri...

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FBI misses deadline to turn over Comey memos on Trump

The former FBI Director is also expected to elaborate on a specific meeting, in which, according to a memo written by Comey , the president asked for a half of investigations into former National Se...

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Mississippi lawmaker says Louisiana leaders should be 'lynched'

At a press conference today, Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards said the CAT Tax did not pass the House Ways and Means Committee. He began by lambasting the recent events in New Orleans , in n...

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Severe storms and tornadoes possible in nation's midsection

Severe storms and tornadoes possible in nation's midsection

Walker visited Prairie Lake Estates Mobile Home Park near the city of Chetek on Wednesday afternoon where one resident was killed and 25 people were injured Tuesday night. Another tornado struck in we...

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Jared Kushner now the focus in Russia, Trump investigation

The statement from attorney Jamie Gorelick was issued amid reports that the FBI was investigating meetings Kushner had in December with Russian officials. According to information from multiple USA of...

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Services, parades to mark Memorial Day weekend

Several communities in the Mid-Ohio Valley will be celebrating Memorial Day with parades and ceremonies during the Memorial Day holiday weekend. Local law enforcement agencies will be represented du...

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23 million more uninsured with GOP health bill, analysts say

23 million more uninsured with GOP health bill, analysts say

While the analysis of the House-passed plan simply gives senators a numerical starting point for their own work, it also made the Republican health care drive a fatter target for Democratic attack...

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1 killed in reported Wisconsin tornado; 25 hurt

1 killed in reported Wisconsin tornado; 25 hurt

Authorities have reported no injuries from Dayton, where a tree fell on a house during one storm Tuesday evening. One of the tornadoes that touched down during storms that barreled through a large s...

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Patient, Doctor Groups Say New CBO Score Reveals Health Bill's Flaws

Patient, Doctor Groups Say New CBO Score Reveals Health Bill's Flaws

The healthcare reform proposed by US President Donald Trump to "repeal and replace" ObamaCare, will leave 23 million US citizens without health insurance over the next decade, the Congressional B...

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UK PM May says intelligence sharing partnership with USA based on trust

UK PM May says intelligence sharing partnership with USA based on trust

Arriving at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels, May warned that intelligence sharing with the United States was "built on trust". But if events like these continue, the future of ...

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In Trump's private moments, it is small talk and compliments

The President is urging the U.S. and Israel to boost cooperation against common threats, and declaring that Iran never be allowed to have a nuclear weapon. "Much love, Melania Trump ", she wrote in...

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Appeals court strikes down Trump travel ban

Appeals court strikes down Trump travel ban

Congress granted the President broad power to deny entry to aliens, but that power is not absolute. The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday ruled 10-3 against the travel ban. In the cour...

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President Trump lectures NATO members on cost sharing

President Trump lectures NATO members on cost sharing

Trump announced a review of "deeply troubling" USA intelligence leaks over the Manchester bombing, in which 22 people died, and warned that those responsible could face prosecution, the White House...

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Abbott signs improper teacher-student relationships law

Abbott signs improper teacher-student relationships law

It is unclear whether that will satisfy Abbott, who has taken an aggressive stance against local ordinances that he says are contrary to his vision for Texas. "Today, by signing this law, we're saying...

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West Virginia Senate passes amended tax bill

West Virginia Senate passes amended tax bill

We're seeing senators across the ideological spectrum working to try to get to yes", Senator Ted Cruz said. That was a knock on 11th-hour changes Republicans made in the bill to gain conservatives...

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Notre Dame Students Walk Out During Vice President Mike Pence's Commencement Speech

Some said it was because of the Trump administration's stance on immigration and LGBT rights. Students were instructed on WeStaNDFor's Facebook page to walk out "quietly but deliberately". Organizer...

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CBO: Republicans' AHCA Would Leave 23 Million More Uninsured

CBO: Republicans' AHCA Would Leave 23 Million More Uninsured

The new analysis, though, warned that premiums under the new AHCA would fluctuate greatly depending on the health of American buyers. Here to break all that down is Caroline Pearson. Because there w...

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Senate panel OKs new sanctions on Iran; nuclear deal remains

His win is viewed by many as a referendum on his push for worldwide outreach that led to the nuclear deal. But with a well-coordinated public and private messaging campaign, a group of Obama alumni su...

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GOP health bill: 23M more uninsured; sick risk higher costs

GOP health bill: 23M more uninsured; sick risk higher costs

The previous bill was found to likely save $337 billion in federal budget deficits. After the release of the CBO report , several Republican senators said they could not support the House bill....

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Wisconsin woman jumps on hood of her SUV to prevent theft

Wisconsin woman jumps on hood of her SUV to prevent theft

A woman who jumped on the hood of her auto to prevent a carjacking told CNN Thursday that when she saw her vehicle being stolen she thought, "I'm not dealing with this sort of crap today". She admit...

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Truck crashed on purpose into famed Nevada brothel

Truck crashed on purpose into famed Nevada brothel

Brothel owner Dennis Hof estimated $400,000 in damages. "He had a bone sticking out of his forearm, and he didn't even know him". The truck with a bright yellow cab had been stolen from a northern...

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ME senator presents alternative health care bill

ME senator presents alternative health care bill

Approximately 23 million people would lose their insurance . Result in 4 million more people in employer-based health plans by 2026, mainly because employers would see the individual market as a le...

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VanCantfort: Magical thinking on GOP health care bill

Even though the law requires hospitals to evaluate anyone who comes in the door, being uninsured doesn't let people off the hook financially. Unfortunately, this is about more than just loss of heal...

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Insurers continue to hike prices, abandon ACA markets

Insurers continue to hike prices, abandon ACA markets

It said about two thirds of those customers get cost-sharing help, but the price increase for providing insurance without this help will be spread over all of its customers in that market. Tajlili sai...

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Alabama set to execute convicted killer on death row for 34 years

Alabama set to execute convicted killer on death row for 34 years

His lawyers have begun what is expected to be a flurry of last-minute court challenges. Now Arthur, 75, finds himself once again caught in this grisly cycle, with only hours to go before his eighth ...

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Trump's housing secretary Ben Carson claims poverty is a 'state of mind'

Trump's housing secretary Ben Carson claims poverty is a 'state of mind'

You develop a certain mindset", Carson said , adding that a person with the right mindset could work their way out of poverty, despite their conditions. Always being a blithering idiot. 'It's a ph...

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Trump handshake showdown: France's Macron just won't let go

Mr Trump's trick is to go in strong and then hold on just slightly too long, often pulling the other man toward him. U.S. President Donald Trump (L) and France's President Emmanuel Macron shak...

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Thousands of Vietnam veterans honored over weekend-long ceremony

Thousands of Vietnam veterans honored over weekend-long ceremony

With Memorial Day coming up, Monday, May 29, the Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 396, will hold their annual Vietnam Veterans Candlelight Vigil, Sunday, May 28 at 7 p.m.at Veterans Plaza, 350 Pag...

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Texas Senate revives full bathroom bill with late-night move

Texas Senate revives full bathroom bill with late-night move

Because they can not expect any Democratic support and have a razor-thin majority, they must devise legislation that appeals not only to the most conservative senators but also does not drive off many...

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Texas Aims to Pass Transgender Bathroom Law for Public Schools

Texas Aims to Pass Transgender Bathroom Law for Public Schools

That proposal sounds a lot like segregation of trans kids, some critics argue. Similar laws have been passed in five other states, but Texas' proposal, modeled after a South Dakota law, would extend...

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Leaders hunt for special session standstill fix

Leaders hunt for special session standstill fix

Rank and file lawmakers sat around the Capitol passing time as their party leaders hustled in and out of closed-door meetings, keeping mum about the state of the state's two-year, $46 billion budget. ...

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Poor and disabled big losers in Trump budget; military wins

On Tuesday the White House releases its ideas for the remaining $3 trillion or so in federal spending, including large-scale entitlements such as Medicaid, and the early indications are that the prior...

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After meeting Abbas, Trump vows to do all to reach Mideast peace

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's government wanted to hear Donald Trump announce he's moving the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem . Critics, like Morton Klein of the Zionist Organiz...

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Chocolate consumption may lower heart disease risk

Chocolate consumption may lower heart disease risk

Researchers found people who ate moderate amounts of chocolate had a lower risk of atrial fibrillation . But say the researchers: "Despite the fact that most of the chocolate consumed in our sample...

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Gardner Museum Doubles Reward For Stolen Art To $10M

Gardner Museum Doubles Reward For Stolen Art To $10M

The reward for the art stolen in 1990 now sits at $10 million and is good through the end of 2017. Court documents show email accounts connected to Desper allegedly posted ads for a variety of servi...

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Weather may rain on Memorial Day parades

Weather may rain on Memorial Day parades

Thursday night - A 20 percent chance of showers after 11 p.m. Thursday , a 60 percent chance of rain and storms. MEMORIAL DAY MONDAY: Partly to mostly cloudy skies will develop for Memoria...

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Profiles of victims of Manchester Arena bomb

He said the priority for detectives was to establish whether Abedi was acting alone or working as part of a wider network when he set off his device after the concert by United States singer Ariana G...

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Virginia defeats North Carolina 4-2 to win national men's tennis title

Virginia defeats North Carolina 4-2 to win national men's tennis title

I think our guys embraced the atmosphere - you feel the energy of playing here. All singles players must have a minimum of 13 completed singles matches, with six matches in the spring, in order to be ...

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High court nixes redrawn election maps in North Carolina

High court nixes redrawn election maps in North Carolina

Democrats, who ruled this state for generations, wrote voting maps to favor their party. The result was to weaken African-American voting strength elsewhere in North Carolina. The case, however, rea...

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Investigators hunt for accomplices of Manchester Arena bomber

Investigators hunt for accomplices of Manchester Arena bomber

The PM said the threat level "should be increased, for the time being, from severe to critical ". Armed troops are deployed to guard "key locations" such as Buckingham Palace, Downing Street, t...

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