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Netanyahu's Office 'Disappointed' At Trump Embassy Waiver, 'Will Strengthen Palestinian Fantasy'

The Palestinians argue moving the embassy would prejudge one of the most sensitive issues in the conflict, undermining America's status as an effective mediator. The dovish organization J Street wel...

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Cleveland police fire officer who killed Tamir Rice

However, the cop was not let go for the Rice shooting , and instead because he provided inaccurate details on his job application. Garmback is also required to take additional tactical training, for ...

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Trump interviews 4 candidates to post of FBI director

On Thursday, Trump touted Lieberman, a longtime Democratic senator from CT and Al Gore's vice presidential nominee during the 2000 presidential election, as his top choice. The Politico website ...

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World leaders say climate accord can't be renegotiated

Trump's decision fulfills a campaign promise, but it dampens worldwide efforts to slow global warming. Some of Trump's aides have been searching for a middle ground - perhaps by renegotiating the te...

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Japan says US withdrawal from global climate pact 'regrettable'

President Emmanuel Macron of France repeated that belief in an English-language speech from the Elysee presidential palace, unprecedented from a French president in an address at home. administration ...

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For First Time In Four Years, Solo Speller Claims National Bee Crown

Both Ananya and Rohan battled deep into the championship rounds until Rohan misspelled the word " marram ". A Fresno student will compete in the Scripps National Spelling Bee Thursday! After thr...

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The Fallout From Trump's Climate Deal Withdrawal Is Already Severe

Top White House aides have been divided, and Trump's decision may not be entirely clear-cut. In a tweet to its followers , The Sierra Club said pulling out of the agreement is "one of the most ...

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National Basketball Association superstar LeBron James' home vandalised with racial slur

To me, any argument is premature until you look at the end of a career. He noted the Warriors won a record 73 games during last year's regular season, then couldn't cap that feat with a championship...

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Family of OR stabbing suspect offers condolences

Family of OR stabbing suspect offers condolences

Authorities say the suspect directed an anti-Muslim rant at two women. (CNN) - The man accused of stabbing to death two men who defended a 16-year-old and her Muslim friend as they traveled on a Por...

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Trump's Communications Director Departs After Just Three Months

Fresh off Trump's first official trip overseas, his administration is looking for ways to respond more aggressively to allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 election and revelations of possibl...

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At least one dead in explosion at Wisconsin plant

At least one dead in explosion at Wisconsin plant

There's no word yet on if school will be impacted Thursday. Multiple crews are responding to reports of an explosion in Columbia County. "Our teams are fully engaged with fire and rescue and we are ...

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Paris climate deal: Donald Trump withdraws U.S. from the accord

Top White House aides were divided and Trump's decision may not be entirely clear-cut. "There is a solid business rationale for reducing carbon footprints and reliance on fossil fuels", she said in ...

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National spelling bee down to final 15

Her scores from the oral competition will be added to scores from a spelling and vocabulary test she took Tuesday to determine whether she will advance to Thursday's finals. Kumar has big shoes to fil...

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Tulsa Police Officer Is Found Not Guilty In Death Of Terence Crutcher

Tulsa Police Officer Is Found Not Guilty In Death Of Terence Crutcher

Betty Jo Shelby , the white Tulsa, Oklahoma police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man named Terence Crutcher , has been found not guilty of first-degree manslaughter. A toxicology r...

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Free Fishing at Kentucky Parks This

Free Fishing at Kentucky Parks This

According to Arizona Game and Fish Department, the free fishing day is ideal for the family and comes right when an "extra quarter-million" bass, trout and sunfish are being stocked in waters stat...

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Train stabbing suspect defiant in court

Train stabbing suspect defiant in court

Christian, 35, shouted 'Oh, do something bitch!' " and shoved another train passenger, Micah David Fletcher-Cole, in the chest. In December, prosecutors charged a man with a hate crime after police s...

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Kushner, Merkel Top Questions at Contentious Briefing

Dubke's job was to work behind-the-scenes managing the White House communications strategy and responses to crises, such as the firing of FBI director James B. "Mike will assist with the transitio...

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Former Chesterfield supervisor enters plea in Rizzo trash hauling scandal

Former Chesterfield supervisor enters plea in Rizzo trash hauling scandal

If Freitas accepts the plea deal - which could result in 10 years in prison and a maximum fine of $250,000 - he would be the fourth individual to accept a plea in relation to elected officials involve...

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Cleveland Police Officer Who Fatally Shot Tamir Rice Fired

An evaluation in the suburban department's file had said Loehmann had a "dismal" handgun performance, broke down in tears at the gun range and was emotionally immature. "This is a politically motiva...

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Family of suspect in MAX killings offers condolences

Two of the men died and one survived with severe injuries. You have been asking the federal government to revoke the permit for two rallies that were scheduled to take place in Portland in the comin...

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Former FBI Director James Comey to testify in Senate on June 8

This will be the first time that Comey has spoken publicly since he was sacked by President Trump in early May. CNN reported that Comey has discussed the parameters of his congressional testimony ...

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Midnight tweet from President wakes up the world

White House . Let's turn now to reports that back in December before Donald Trump became president, his son-in-law Jared Kushner explored setting up a back channel to communicate with Russian Fede...

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Defense wants talk of Castile's permit omitted

Seventy-four seconds after Yanez activated his squad lights , he fired the last of seven shots into the auto, fatally injuring the 32-year-old driver, Philando Castile. YANEZ: Keep your hands where t...

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A look at the damage of Illinois' 3-year budget impasse

Randy Frese, R-Paloma, said. In other words, they're more concerned about politics and their re-election chances than actually helping the vulnerable they claim to represent. The Illinois General ...

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Patrick says Straus is causing a special session

Patrick says Straus is causing a special session

The Texas Senate months ago approved a sweeping proposal requiring transgender people to use public restrooms corresponding to the gender on their birth certificates - similar to a law that sparked ...

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US President Donald Trump badly misunderstood climate research, university says

Since taking office on January 20, Trump , who has called climate change a "hoax", has sent contradictory signals on the Paris deal. "I call on them: Come and work here with us - to work together o...

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Lawmakers scuffle, hurl threats on Texas House floor

Justin Rodriguez (D., San Antonio ) said after the incident. In the wake of Monday's dramatic events, Texas Rep. Cesar Blanco (D-El Paso), called Rinaldi's behavior emblematic of the overt racis...

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Saudi, UAE pledge $100m to Ivanka Trump women fund

Donald Trump and King Salman bin Abdulaziz, along with other leaders such as Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al Sisi, visited the modern establishment, where dozens of experts monitor digital commu...

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House Russia Investigation Issues Seven Subpoenas, Including Flynn and Trump's Personal Lawyer

The president's former National Security adviser, Michael Flynn , is expected to turn over business records and other personal documents to the Senate Intelligence Committee by next week, CBS ...

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Trump 'to announce Paris deal pullout'

The Prime Minister of Belgium Charles Michel also weighed in: "I condemn this brutal act against #ParisAccord@realDonaldTrump Leadership means fighting climate change together". Philadelphia officia...

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White House Truncates Media Briefing, Leaving Questions Unanswered

Dubke, who had been in the job just three months, gave no reason for leaving. He wasn't the problem, and his replacement won't be the solution. Following Dubke's resignation from the post , which c...

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Alt-Right rally cancelled in Portland, moves to Seattle instead

Alt-Right rally cancelled in Portland, moves to Seattle instead

He also stated the City of Portland "has not and will not" issued any permits for the two rallies. Our City is in mourning, our community's anger is real, and the timing and subject of these events ca...

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Trump very pleased with his communication team: WH

Mr Lewandowski was forced out in June previous year amid reports of a power struggle with Jared Kushner, Mr Trump's son-in-law and a senior White House adviser. What makes Kushner a person of intere...

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Confusion in White House as Trump's communications director resigns

Well, today word came that a senior White House official has resigned . "You're making something out of one tweet instead of the vast majority of coverage". On Tuesday, Trump worked behind closed d...

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Karen Handel, Jon Ossoff to debate live on WSB

Griffin generated an overwhelming negative public reaction after publishing a photo shoot Tuesday in which she poses with a bloody replica of President Trump's severed head. Then came the apology, and...

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Gunshots and Explosions Reported at Hotel Complex in the Philippines

A Philippines Red Cross official said at least 25 people were hurt, reported The Manila Times . The Islamic State is believed to be behind a terrorist attack at a resort in the Philippines. He ...

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Comey to testify to US Senate intelligence panel on June 8

He began his career with Justice in 1991 at the U.S. Attorney's Office in the Eastern District of NY. He later joined and ran the Enron Task Force. It should not be a crime for a public official, wh...

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N Carolina House budget debate heads into night

N Carolina House budget debate heads into night

Republicans in the New Hampshire Senate are blocking efforts by Democrats to add items to the budget they're debating in Concord. Statewide, the Democratic plan would invest $8.5 billion additiona...

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Trump says U.S. will abandon global climate accord

This way, the Trump administration, heavily influenced by the fossil fuel industry, will have less sway over the United Nations climate process, they said. One tangible danger from a U.S. withdrawal f...

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Will Donald Trump withdraw from Paris Climate Agreement?

Will Donald Trump withdraw from Paris Climate Agreement?

The White House signaled withdrawal was likely, but Trump has been known to change his mind at the last minute on such major decisions. Trump promised during his presidential campaign to pull the US...

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