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President Trump hails the fallen and their families at Arlington

Robert Kelly , 29, was killed in a roadside bomb blast in 2010 during a foot patrol in Afghanistan's Helmand Province. To all Gold Star families , Trump said of their lost service members: "They ea...

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Intelligence Chief Refuses to Say if Trump Sought Help Rebuffing FBI Probe

Intelligence Chief Refuses to Say if Trump Sought Help Rebuffing FBI Probe

Donald Trump's intelligence chief declined to comment Tuesday on media reports that the president pressured him to publicly deny that evidence existed of collusion between the Trump campaign and Russ...

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Tiger Woods arrested for drink driving in Florida

The former world number one, 41, was taken into custody at 7.18am close to Jupiter Island, Florida, near his home , after being arrested at around 3am. "I will do everything in my power to ensure thi...

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Rasmus, Beckman big swings for Rays in 10-8 win over Rangers

Rasmus, Beckman big swings for Rays in 10-8 win over Rangers

On April 11, the club announced MRI results, a mild grade-1 strain in his right calf, a different area of the calf than the injury that caused his season-opening disabled list stint. As expected, Belt...

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Stabbing Death At University Of Maryland Investigated As Hate Crime

Stabbing Death At University Of Maryland Investigated As Hate Crime

Prince George's County District Court Judge Patrice E. Lewis said there was clear and convincing evidence that Urbanski is a danger to the community before denying him pretrial release. Officials said...

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Zbigniew Brzezinski, National Security Adviser to Jimmy Carter, dead at 89

Brzezinski's daughter and Morning Joe host Mika announced her father's passing Friday on Instagram . Brzezinski served as an adviser during President John F. He said "Zbig" was a "superb public...

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Twitter erupts after Donald Trump sings USA anthem at Memorial Day ceremony

Thousands of families spent Monday at the National Cemetery in Phoenix to remember the fallen. "We always went to the cemetery on Memorial Day and decorated the graves", Jones said. "Many were just ...

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Portland mayor calls for cancellation of free-speech rally

Portland mayor calls for cancellation of free-speech rally

The mother of one of the girls who was allegedly harassed with racial slurs in Portland last week posted a video on social media thanking the two men who were fatally stabbed protecting her. T...

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Tonight's the Night for the Indy 500 Victory Banquet

Tonight's the Night for the Indy 500 Victory Banquet

The hectic race featured 35 lead changes among a race-record 15 drivers. "We were able to run up front when we were up there", Hildebrand said. Alonso opted to take on Indy - and perhaps gain ...

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Memorial Day Ceremony Held at Sprint Pavilion

It's tough on you.' He says 'It's the right thing to do, and there's no one else to do it'". Of them and all who died in military service, he said: "Words can not measure the depth of their devotion...

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First The Swat, Now The Hair Tuck. Melania Trump Does It Again

First The Swat, Now The Hair Tuck. Melania Trump Does It Again

For his part, Putin offered his congratulations to Rouhani on his re-election as the Iranian president, saying the results of the presidential election proved that Iranians are supporting Rouhani's ec...

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Teenager At Center Of Portland Stabbing Attack Thanks Men Who Died

Two men were stabbed to death on Friday evening in Portland , Oregon , when they tried to stop another man from "ranting and raving" and yelling at two young Muslim women on the train. Mangum said...

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Trump honors fallen in Memorial Day address

In interviews Sunday, Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said he did not know if the reports are true. Horton, a sniper sent to Afghanistan in 2011, died in a gun battle with the Taliba...

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Honoring veterans at the Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Milledgeville

Cronin stood in the midst of his brothers and sisters who passed, and with his hand on his son's shoulder, thought about the true meaning of a day to honor true American heroes. "So many of our finest...

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Oregon mother thanks men who died defending girls

They all intervened after a man launched into a verbal tirade against the teens, one wearing a hijab . "Our prayers are w/ them", Trump said on Twitter . "He was saying something about America, 'T...

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Trump condemns killing of pair who tried to stop racist rant

USA president Donald Trump has condemned the fatal stabbing of two Good Samaritans who tried to aid two young Muslim women as a self-declared white supremacist harassed them in Portland , Oreg...

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Mother to victims: 'You will always be our hero'

Mother to victims: 'You will always be our hero'

On Monday the presidential Twitter account said : "The victims were standing up to hate and intolerance". Trump has done NOTHING to stop them. Mr Namkai-Meche and Mr Best were killed after they int...

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Girl targeted with hate speech before Portland stabbing rampage asks for privacy

Police identified the men killed as Ricky John Best , 53, of Happy Valley, and Taliesin Myrddin Namkai Meche , 23, of Portland. Christian was "ranting and raving" at two young Muslim women with "h...

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Governor Sandoval Signs Four Veteran and Military Bills at Memorial Day Event

Senate Bill 141, which allows veterans with a qualifying service-connected disability to obtain a special license plate with a handicap symbol under certain circumstances. "Rather we should thank God ...

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Portland Muslims thankful for support after rant, deadly train attack

Destinee Mangum , one of the teenage girls at the center of a stabbing attack in Portland, Oregon , has shared an emotional message of gratitude for the men who died trying to stop a man who was...

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Family honors hero killed in racist train attack

Dan Rather, the former CBS news anchor, urged President Donald Trump to mention the names of two who were killed Friday in Portland, Ore ., after defending two women that police said were the tar...

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Portland mayor urges cancellation of Trump rally following fatal stabbings

Two of the men were killed. Throughout Sunday, pressure mounted on social media for Trump to make a statement on the attack , which was allegedly carried out by a suspected white supremacist , Jer...

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Trump tweets hate attack in Portland 'unacceptable'

They had come to the defense of two teenage girls, one of them a Muslim wearing a headscarf and the other an African-American. The third victim, Micah Fletcher, 21, is being treated at a hospital wi...

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HS Sec. Kelly: Kushner's Back Channeling 'Acceptable,' a 'Good Thing'

HS Sec. Kelly: Kushner's Back Channeling 'Acceptable,' a 'Good Thing'

He is seeking expanded teams of lawyers and experienced public relations hands. Even as a member of President Donald Trump's Cabinet said he doesn't see reports of White House adviser Jared...

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Karl Oliver, Mississippi lawmaker: Lynch people removing Confederate monuments

Karl Oliver, Mississippi lawmaker: Lynch people removing Confederate monuments

Carter says the four monuments from New Orleans could be moved to the Beauvoir estate in MS, which is home to many confederate-era memorials. Now, Oliver has issued a written apology as well a...

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Memorial Day Walk of Honor remembers the fallen

The American Legion Post 20 in Plattsburgh was packed with people of all ages on Monday who came out to mark Memorial Day. We must always remember their sacrifice because after the war is over, there ...

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Officer shoots, kills burglary suspect in N Carolina

Officer shoots, kills burglary suspect in N Carolina

During the call, the 911 operator tells the women that police saw the suspect run from the house and that officers are searching for him. - A Cary police officer saw a burglary suspect fire a gun ...

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Merkel warns against 'simple answers' to global issues after Trump meetings

Following global reaction to comments she made Sunday, Merkel stood her ground for a second day, saying it was good that last week's Group of Seven summit "didn't paper over" a clash on climate cha...

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North Carolina events honor service members' sacrifice on Memorial Day

She began yelling and crying knowing her son had died while serving his country . He said taking the time to look at fallen heroes' that are in hallowed ground shows much needed respect. "I thank t...

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Storms take deadly turn in march across the country

Storms take deadly turn in march across the country

ABC News reported that, according to Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald, who spoke to several media sources, the tornado that resulted in one fatality and over two dozen other people getting inj...

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Owings Mills man dead in domestic incident involving off-duty DE trooper

Investigators say the trooper called police to say that shots had been fired. A late night domestic fight ended with gunfire in Pike Creek on Sunday night, and a 43-year-old Maryland man is dead. Wh...

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Americans turn out by 1000s to remember JFK

Americans turn out by 1000s to remember JFK

Kennedy prompted a wave of coverage about his life, so, too, will the marking on Monday, which is Memorial Day, of what would have been his 100th birthday . National Park on Monday afternoon. "Ther...

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Trump says he didn't mention Israel in meeting with Russians

Trump says he didn't mention Israel in meeting with Russians

Fresh off a resounding re-election victory, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani criticized President Donald Trump on Monday for visiting Iran's arch-rival Saudi Arabia , but also insisted that he want...

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Trump Calls First Trip Abroad a "Home Run" as Challenges Await

President Trump resisted pressure at the summit from European leaders to stay in the agreement. "It was a tremendously productive meeting where I strengthened America's bonds", the president said. T...

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@Ohio_Baseball Headed To 2017 NCAA Championship Lexington Regional

@Ohio_Baseball Headed To 2017 NCAA Championship Lexington Regional

But what most 'Nole fans were interested in was FSU's super-regional pairing, as Florida State had been shipped to Gainesville in each of the last couple of seasons and the Gators are once again a nat...

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DHS Secretary John Kelly: We Might Ban Laptops On International Flights

The ban is imposed on all the electronic devices larger than a smartphone, like laptops , tablets, cameras, electronic games and DVD players. This is the latest update on a ban on large electronics...

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Europe can't rely on US, says Merkel

Europe can't rely on US, says Merkel

The sharp words from Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel came after Trump concluded his first official tour overseas which took him to Saudi Arabia, Israel, Brussels and then Italy for a G7 summit. Relati...

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'Climate train has left the station' without Trump: Former Canadian diplomat

Angela Merkel has urged European Union nations to fight for their own future in the face of emerging divisions with the US, Britain's decision to leave the bloc and other challenges. Mr Trump has repo...

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Fresh from his travels, Trump rails on Twitter about 'fake

Fresh from his travels, Trump rails on Twitter about 'fake

Saying it was "very possible that those sources don't exist but are made up by fake news writers", Trump also complained about leaks believed to have come from USA intelligence sources regarding the s...

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Zbigniew Brzezinski, ex-aide to former US President Jimmy Carter, dies

In 1981, Brzezinski was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom for his role in the normalization of US-China relations and his contributions to the country's human rights and national security poli...

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