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Speaker Ryan: Trump's 'Loyalty' Comment Was Inappropriate

In a seven-page memo , Comey outlines a series key meetings and phone calls with Trump in which the president pressured him to drop the Michael Flynn investigation. "He is a good guy". The poll w...

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Jared Kushner's Russian Federation back-channel diplomacy: Is it legal?

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer on Wednesday referred all questions related to the FBI's Russian Federation investigation from now on to President Trump's lawyer, Marc Kasowitz. And his name i...

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Spicer: Trump's Tweets Are 'Official Statements By The President'

Spicer: Trump's Tweets Are 'Official Statements By The President'

Top aide Kellyanne Conway claimed the same day that the media has an "obsession with covering everything he says on Twitter , and very little of what he does as President". Could a tweet from...

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Trump feels 'totally vindicated' by Comey testimony, attorney says

Trump feels 'totally vindicated' by Comey testimony, attorney says

Trump had asked for Flynn's resignation the day before, following revelations that the former national security adviser misled Vice President Mike Pence regarding his phone conversations Russian Ambas...

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Florida legislature still debating medical marijuana legislation

Florida legislature still debating medical marijuana legislation

But after failing to agree during this spring's regular legislative session on a plan to carry out the medical-marijuana amendment, lawmakers were under intense pressure to resolve the issue. "We drov...

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Trump announces nominee for new Federal Bureau of Investigation head

Trump, in a statement later Wednesday, called Wray "an impeccably qualified individual". The committee said Thursday that Comey will testify in an open session, which will be followed by a closed se...

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Trump promises 'first-class' infrastructure system

Trump promises 'first-class' infrastructure system

Former FBI director James Comey , whom Trump fired, prepares to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee Thursday about his conversations with the president. That philosophy, explicitly lai...

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Hawaii defies Donald Trump by backing Paris climate change deal

Former Unites States president Barack Obama praised USA states and cities for maintaining measures against climate change in a fresh jab at his successor's decision to quit the Paris accord . Fai...

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Brownback says tax hike bad long-term for Kansas

Brownback says tax hike bad long-term for Kansas

Immediately after the House adjourned Ryckman rushed to his office and didn't answer a question from a reporter about his vote. Even low income earners will have to pay more. "I'm much less confiden...

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Zuckerberg finally bags that Harvard degree

NEW YORK (AP) - Facebook's CEO returned to Harvard Thursday, telling graduates that it is up to their generation to create a objective for today's world, to care about others, to fight inequality ...

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Trump to nominate former Assistant AG as Federal Bureau of Investigation head

Wray headed the Justice Department's criminal division from 2003 to 2005 under Bush. "His exceptional abilities were recognized, and he was brought to the Department of Justice headquarters.where he...

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Trump Backs Saudi-Led Isolation of Qatar Over Terrorism Support

Trump Backs Saudi-Led Isolation of Qatar Over Terrorism Support

The Kuwaiti emir played a pivotal role in mediating a compromise in a 2014 diplomatic dispute between Saudi Arabia , Qatar and other Gulf states. Saudi Arabia's central bank has ordered lenders...

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Trump names Christopher Wray as next Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Trump names Christopher Wray as next Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Donald Trump announced on Wednesday that he had selected the former federal prosecutor Christopher Wray to be his new F.B.I. director. Trump fired Comey May 9 in a dramatic move during an FBI i...

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Louis police: Man killed after opening fire on officers

Louis police: Man killed after opening fire on officers

When it was over, Hammett was mortally wounded. No officers were hurt in the incident. But neither Hammett's mother, Gina Torres, nor some friends of Hammett believe the police version. Police say he ...

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Family Worries For Ga. Contractor Accused Of Leaking Secrets

Family Worries For Ga. Contractor Accused Of Leaking Secrets

Winner's supporters rallied in Union Square, demanding she gets fair treatment. She also wrote in March that global warming is "the single greatest threat we face". "No...you know, for obvious rea...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation offering $20000 reward for info leading to capture of Eric Conn

Federal Bureau of Investigation offering $20000 reward for info leading to capture of Eric Conn

David Habich, general counsel for the FBI's Louisville office, said Conn's "whereabouts are now unknown". Conn was out of jail on bond pending his sentencing in July, with the condition he post ...

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Dunkin Brands Group Inc (NASDAQ:DNKN) Shifting Institutional Investors Sentiment

Dunkin Brands Group Inc (NASDAQ:DNKN) Shifting Institutional Investors Sentiment

Janus Capital Management LLC raised its stake in Dunkin Brands Group by 8.4% in the first quarter. 571,460 shares of the company's stock traded hands. On Friday, October 2 the stock rating was maintai...

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Buck Farmer stellar as Tigers top Angels

Buck Farmer stellar as Tigers top Angels

There was a split camp in the organization - is he a starter or a reliever? "We kind of held fast to pitching him in a starting role, and he's pitching well for us now". An Angels lineup playing wit...

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33 alleged Russian mobsters indicted in criminal scheme

33 alleged Russian mobsters indicted in criminal scheme

Attorney's Office announced Wednesday. More than 30 members and associates of an alleged Russian crime syndicate have been arrested and charged for racketeering, extortion, robbery, murder-for-hire ...

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Kansas governor vetoes $1.2B income tax increase

That bill would reverse course on numerous income tax cuts that Brownback championed in 2012, including a complete exemption for certain kinds of nonwage business income and the so-called "glide path ...

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Authorities reviewing video of police at fiery crash scene

Authorities reviewing video of police at fiery crash scene

Several blocks later on Tonnelle Avenue, the fleeing driver crashed into a utility pole, sparking a fire injuring another driver in a different auto. "We have serious concerns about the conduct of t...

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Here is What Institutional Investors Think About Molina Healthcare Inc (NYSE:MOH)

It is engaged in developing, selling, deploying, servicing and maintaining software solutions created to manage supply chains, inventory and omni-channel activities for retailers, wholesalers, manufac...

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Handel and Ossoff Georgia 6th District Congressional Debate

Handel and Ossoff Georgia 6th District Congressional Debate

In fact, the most important moment of the debate came in Handel's answer - sure to be played on repeat in Democratic television ads - to a question about the minimum wage. Ossoff, who frames himself...

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Who Is Reality Winner? Accused Leaker Wanted To 'Resist' Trump

Who Is Reality Winner? Accused Leaker Wanted To 'Resist' Trump

A federal contract worker out of Georgia was arrested for leaking the classified intelligence report detailing the Russian hack. Leaking classified information is a criminal charge under the Espionage...

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Kansas man who fled state in 2014 arrested in Mexico

Kansas man who fled state in 2014 arrested in Mexico

He was found guilty again in 2014, but the U.S. Marshals Service said Swindler removed his Global Positioning System tracking device and fled Kansas. According to the U.S. Swindler was located in Mo...

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The 'Intercept' faces criticism after arrest of suspected NSA leaker Reality Winner

The 'Intercept' faces criticism after arrest of suspected NSA leaker Reality Winner

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Who is Reality Winner, the woman accused of leaking secret intel

Who is Reality Winner, the woman accused of leaking secret intel

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Corn Mill Explosion in Wisconsin Kills 1, Injures Others

Corn Mill Explosion in Wisconsin Kills 1, Injures Others

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Trump heading to OH to talk infrastructure

Trump heading to OH to talk infrastructure

ABC News has found that one of the deals finalized during Trump's trip two weeks ago - a claimed $110 billion arms sale to Saudi Arabia - only secured $25 billion in its present state, with the rema...

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Comey: Trump Asked For 'Loyalty,' Wanted Him to 'Let' Flynn Investigation 'Go'

Comey: Trump Asked For 'Loyalty,' Wanted Him to 'Let' Flynn Investigation 'Go'

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Rural Florida Hit Hardest By Trump Medicaid Cuts — Georgetown Study

Rural Florida Hit Hardest By Trump Medicaid Cuts — Georgetown Study

Those outstate Minnesota areas, as with almost all similar areas in other states, also saw childhood uninsured rates decrease since 2008. But rural areas and small towns generally do have higher Med...

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Ex-FBI Director James Comey's prepared testimony released

It is one of several congressional panels that, along with the FBI , is investigating U.S. intelligence assessments that Russian hackers meddled in last November's USA presidential election in an eff...

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Trump feels 'totally vindicated' by Comey testimony: Attorney

Trump feels 'totally vindicated' by Comey testimony: Attorney

Trump last month flatly denied pressuring Comey to close or back down from the Flynn investigation. "No. No". A direct ask on Flynn . KCRG-TV9 will air James Comey's testimony live on KCRG-TV...

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Indonesia diverts Muslim pilgrims to other airlines after Qatar Airways fallout

Trump's tweets raise questions about whether he either implictly or actively encouraged Saudi Arabia and the UAE to isolate Qatar during his trip to Riyadh two weeks ago, said Helima Croft, globa...

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Registered Voters Are Twice As Likely To Support Trump's Paris Dump

Registered Voters Are Twice As Likely To Support Trump's Paris Dump

The Republican president, who had previously called climate change a "hoax" despite overwhelming evidence to the contrary, said he thought the pact would harm the US economy without providing a ta...

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James Comey testimony: Trump asked me to let Flynn investigation go

James Comey testimony: Trump asked me to let Flynn investigation go

Trump said repeatedly last month that Comey assured him on three separate occasions that the President was not under Justice Department investigation over whether his campaign colluded with Russian ...

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Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops abruptly retires after 18 seasons

Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops abruptly retires after 18 seasons

Oklahoma has won the past two Big 12 titles and likely will be favored to win a third straight in 2017. Only four active coaches - Alabama's Nick Saban, Clemson's Dabo Swinney and Ohio State's Urb...

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Bear euthanized after scratching woman who was walking dog

Bear euthanized after scratching woman who was walking dog

The unidentified 41-year-old woman told police she was walking her black Labrador Retriever near the baseball field when she turned a corner and encountered the bear, DEEP spokesman said. "The vast, v...

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Nadal wary of Thiem's 'huge potential' ahead of semi-final

None of the women left at the French Open have won a Grand Slam title, while Garcia and Svitolina have never before reached the semifinals of a major. A year ago, Djokovic became the first man in almo...

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CI Global Investments Inc. Buys 586012 Shares of Dollar Tree, Inc. (DLTR)

CI Global Investments Inc. Buys 586012 Shares of Dollar Tree, Inc. (DLTR)

About 2.38M shares traded. By historical standards, Dollar Tree, Inc . remains a cheap stock. It has underperformed by 13.10% the S&P500. Northern Trust Corp decreased Intuit (INTU) stake by 4.12...

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