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Clippers gauge interest in DeAndre Jordan trade, sources say

The Clippers have discussed the idea with a few teams to get a gauge on the interest for the All-Star center. The report indicates that Los Angeles has "gauged the market" on Jordan, including a conve...

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Hornby losses widen as first turnaround plan stage completes

Hornby losses widen as first turnaround plan stage completes

The plotters accused him of presiding over a failed strategy for the company but the coup petered out when it failed to gain enough support. Phoenix Asset Management has made a takeover for model ra...

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Trump tweetstorms wash away White House press briefings

Trump tweetstorms wash away White House press briefings

We have been seeking input from individuals as far as ideas they have. " For many decades, it has been accepted that the White House is the people's house, and that the administration has an obliga...

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Tech CEOs to Visit White House; Kushner Speaks

Tech CEOs to Visit White House; Kushner Speaks

The group met with Trump and other members of his administration throughout the day. Those using abusive language or negative behavior will result in being blacklisted on Disqus. White House offic...

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Trump Said To Plan Announcement On Comey Tapes

Trump Said To Plan Announcement On Comey Tapes

Aside from looking for any evidence of coordination between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign, the team is also investigating other possible illegal activities. He gets to make that decision...

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GOP preparing for Senate health care vote, amid differences

GOP preparing for Senate health care vote, amid differences

Democrats don't have enough votes to stop the still-evolving Senate Republican health care bill . Republicans continued private talks on healthcare reform as Democrats protested their ...

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White House Likely to Comment on Comey Tapes by End of Week

White House Likely to Comment on Comey Tapes by End of Week

What's becoming increasingly clear, however, is that if Mueller does launch such a probe, he shouldn't be the one to run it. The denial comes days after Trump appeared to confirm he is being investi...

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Palestinian killed upon stabbing attack at Israeli soldiers

Palestinian killed upon stabbing attack at Israeli soldiers

According to the Jerusalem Post, Palestinian officials have warned the White House not to rush into "direct, indirect, or even proximity talks without a framework for a peace deal with Israel in m...

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Newt Gingrich admits Trump is very pugnacious

Gingrich , a Trump ally and confidant, said he met with Trump in January 2015 and they talked about how much a presidential race would cost - with competitive estimates running to as much as $80 m...

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Cosby Jurors End Dramatic Day 4 of Deliberations With No Verdict

Cosby Jurors End Dramatic Day 4 of Deliberations With No Verdict

After three days and 28 hours of debate , the group had asked to revisit almost every critical piece of evidence from the trial that began almost two weeks ago - ranging from Cosby's 2005 depositi...

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Trump to meet with tech CEOs on govt overhaul

Those using abusive language or negative behavior will result in being blacklisted on Disqus. He also cited some examples of the current technology infrastructure, noting the use of floppy discs in ...

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Senate moves toward health bill vote

Tillerson said during congressional testimony last week that President Donald Trump needs to have "the flexibility to adjust sanctions to meet the needs of what is always an evolving diplomatic si...

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Senate's McConnell: Draft healthcare bill expected Thursday

Sens. Jeff Flake of Arizona and Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania also said they're withholding judgment. Most members haven't seen legislative texts of the bill, but the process itself has been deeply fru...

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Tropical Storm Cindy: Heavy rain possible for Golden Triangle

The center of Cindy will approach the coast of southwest Louisiana and southeast Texas late Wednesday , the NHC said, adding tropical storm warning has been extended eastward to the Alabama-Florida...

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Police fatally shoot pregnant Black woman in Seattle

Charleeena was Black, and the two officers are white. The transcript of a Seattle Police recording of the fatal shooting of a pregnant woman by officers shows that one of them said "get back...

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Why I can't stop thinking about Otto Warmbier

And frankly, if he were brought home sooner, I think the results would have been a lot different. Trump had made clear in the past that despite his preference to work with China on North Korea , ...

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Tropical Storm Cindy strengthens over Gulf

Tropical Storm Cindy strengthens over Gulf

Tropical Storm Warnings have been issued from eastern Texas into Louisiana (High Island to the Mouth of the Pearl River). The biggest threat with Tropical Storm Cindy is heavy rainfall in thes...

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Unclear when inmates will return to Georgia

His wife can be heard sobbing as he tries to reassure her, saying: "It's all right". "I can not tell you how grateful I was to see them arrive", Hale said . According to the Tennessee Department of...

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Ossoff, Handel Neck-And-Neck As Early Voting Results Roll In

Ossoff, Handel Neck-And-Neck As Early Voting Results Roll In

But it wasn't what Democrats who pumped $23 million into Ossoff's campaign so desperately craved: A win. Karen Handel , Republican candidate for Georgia's 6th congressional district greets dine...

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This Reporter's Had Enough Of Sean Spicer's No-Video, No-Audio Updates

This Reporter's Had Enough Of Sean Spicer's No-Video, No-Audio Updates

White House press secretary Sean Spicer is leaving the podium for another, less visible role in the White House, according to multiple media reports . His performances inspired a scathing parody by ...

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Flights From LA to Phoenix Canceled Due to Skyrocketing Temperatures

The extreme heat in Phoenix led to the cancellation of almost 50 flights on Monday and Tuesday, according to the Arizona Republic . On that occasion airline pilot Patrick Smith, author of Coc...

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NASA examines potential tropical or sub-tropical storm affecting Gulf states

NASA examines potential tropical or sub-tropical storm affecting Gulf states

Cindy was expected to produce six to nine inches (15-23 cm) of rain with isolated maximum amounts of 12 inches over southeastern Louisiana, southern MS, southern Alabama, and the Florida Panhandle thr...

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Trump boasts over victory of GOP candidate in Georgia

The Democrats are looking to capitalise on the president's low personal approval ratings to win Georgia's sixth district seat. Rarely, if ever, has a single congressional race attracted this m...

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Belgian troops shoot man after Brussels station blast, police say

Belgian troops shoot man after Brussels station blast, police say

Nobody else seemed to be injured and the damage was limited, Brussels prosecutor's office spokeswoman Ine Van Wymersch told VRT network. A public prosecutor, quoted by local media, said the man wa...

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Coroner: Otto Warmbier's family objected to autopsy

His family was unaware of his condition while he was in a North Korean prison. Fifteen years at hard labor. Kim Jong-Un's regime claimed that Warmbier contracted botulism and fell into a coma ...

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United States jets shoot down "Iranian drone" in Syria

CBS News correspondent David Martin reports the drone came too close to one of the outposts of USA -backed fighters outside of their main base in Tanf . The Syrian regime views the Kurdish forces a...

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Kushner heading to Mideast for peace talks

Kushner heading to Mideast for peace talks

He tweeted a photograph of a bulldozer and digger breaking ground for the settlement, to be known as Amichai. The projects are at various stages in the planning process and the units are located i...

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Donald Trump again blasts 'distraction of the witch hunt'

Donald Trump again blasts 'distraction of the witch hunt'

On Sunday, Trump again referred to the probe, but dismissed it as a "distraction". "Trump continued, "...massive regulation cuts, 36 new legislative bills, great new S.C.Justice, [sic] and Infrastruct...

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Police kill terror suspect after blast at Brussels train station

He shouted, " Allahu Akbar ", before the blast. Witness Nicolas Van Herrewegen said: "There was a man shouting, and shouting and shouting". La Grande Place is Brussels' most popular tourist spot, ...

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Mueller to meet with Senate Judiciary Committee senators

It can't be denied that President Donald Trump's administration has created plenty of new jobs. for lawyers, both for the Trump administration and Special Counsel Robert Mueller's staff. "I do...

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Ham radio operators to hold field day Saturday

It will take place at the Mound Hill Cemetery Shelter House, 412 Second Avenue in Gallipolis, according to M. Bruce Riffle of Leon, who is vice president of MOVARC. "We have ways of making communicati...

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Australia suspends airstrikes in Syria after US shoots down Syrian army jet

Australia suspends airstrikes in Syria after US shoots down Syrian army jet

Guard spokesman Gen. Ramazan Sharif told The Associated Press on Tuesday the force's "local sources and drone films say that all the six missiles the Guard launched hit their targets". Russian Federat...

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Senate Passes New Iran Sanctions Bill 98-2

The Senate vote was welcomed by both Republicans and Democrats. However, with the bill heading to the House, it appears that the White House is now working with House Republicans to weaken the ...

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Deliberations start in ex-Milwaukee cop's trial

Smith ran from police during a traffic stop carrying a gun, while Heaggan-Brown was in pursuit. Heaggan-Brown's defense attorney called for a mistrial, saying the family's reaction could influence t...

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Latino Man Kills Muslim Teen Nabra Hassanen in Virginia

Both FCPD and Fairfax County Board of Supervisors Chairman Sharon Bulova said they stand with the Muslim community as some live in fear, despite police statements that no religious or ethnic bias wa...

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Trump's Son-in-Law Kushner Is Subject of Special Counsel's Russia Probe

The investigation into alleged Russian interference in the 2016 election is going deeper into the dealings of President Donald Trump's son-in-law, according to the Washington Post . The Post , less ...

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Sean Spicer to take 'less public role in the White House'

During his first on-camera press briefing in over a week, the press secretary did not answer a question about whether Trump believed the Russians interfered in the U.S. Trump has previously threa...

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Clamping down, Trump team puts the 'brief' in press briefing

Clamping down, Trump team puts the 'brief' in press briefing

And he has consistently undercut things both Spicer and Sarah Huckabee Sanders have said from the podium . White House press secretary Sean Spicer says he expects an announcement "this ...

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Despite GOP wins in Ga., SC races, Dems see silver linings

Ossoff's campaign raised $ 23 million in 2017, and spent almost $22 million, while Handel's campaign has raised $4.5 million and spent a little more than $3 million, according to the most recently...

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Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Gerrymandering Case

The Supreme Court has never struck down districts because of unfair partisan advantage, although it has intervened frequently in disputes over race and redistricting over the past 50 years. "This ...

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