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House Speaker Paul Ryan: Trump asking for Comey's loyalty 'obviously' inappropriate

House Speaker Paul Ryan: Trump asking for Comey's loyalty 'obviously' inappropriate

The Senate intelligence committee released Mr. Comey's detail-rich opening statement Wednesday afternoon, and the account in his prepared testimony unsurprisingly appears to confirm earlier me...

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Man shot at Southern California gas station after winning at casino

Man shot at Southern California gas station after winning at casino

The victim had won "a large sum of money" at the Lucky Lady Casino in the 1000 block of West Rosecrans Avenue, Prendergast said. He stopped at the Chevron station to exchange information with the ot...

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Ryan: It was 'obviously' inappropriate for Trump to ask Comey for loyalty

The Senate committee is looking into the circumstances around Comey's dismissal and how they relate to the FBI investigation of Russian interference in the USA election. Congressman Jim Himes said C...

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Missing massage therapist found dead at location of last appointment

Missing massage therapist found dead at location of last appointment

At about 5pm, he spotted Kayla's vehicle parked in the woods and quickly called cops and her body was found in a nearby barn not far from the arrested man's home. Landry has been booked into the Livin...

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Trump promises "first-class" infrastructure system for US

A White House official tells CNN that Trump plans to pitch infrastructure as a nationwide problem in Ohio, as he speaks on the banks of the Ohio River. Those opposed to Trump's plan argue that priva...

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Angus King Grills Intelligence Officials Ahead of Comey Hearing

Angus King Grills Intelligence Officials Ahead of Comey Hearing

As top intelligence and law enforcement officials testify in front of Congress this week, one big question looms: Did President Donald Trump attempt to obstruct justice in the Russian Federation inv...

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Gator hit by plane, killed on runway in Florida

Gator hit by plane, killed on runway in Florida

News outlets report that an airplane hit an 11-foot (4-meter) alligator that had wandered onto a runway at a small Florida airport, killing the reptile. Located three miles from downtown Orlando, the ...

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Former FBI Director James Comey testifies about Russian Federation

Lawmakers hungry for answers and frustrated by the reticence of national security executives to provide them. Former director of the Federal Bureau of Investigations ( FBI ), James Comey , begins...

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Public works projects on Trump's agenda for Ohio visit

Public works projects on Trump's agenda for Ohio visit

The result: Democrats , who once anxious about the president barnstorming the country to take credit for new jobs and investment, are feeling no pressure to act on an amorphous and easily demonized ...

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Speaker says Illinois Legislature will miss budget deadline

Speaker says Illinois Legislature will miss budget deadline

Democratic Senate President John Cullerton blamed Rauner for blocking a budget by trying to kill a bipartisan spending and reform package in the Senate and later being murky in his preferences for pro...

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Why? Nicole Darrington-Clark arrested after fatally stabbing granddaughter

Why? Nicole Darrington-Clark arrested after fatally stabbing granddaughter

Police did not immediately reply to a message seeking answers to those questions. Police reported Darrington Clark stabbed her daughter and grandchildren on Monday morning in the family's apartmen...

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Trump promises 'first-class' infrastructure system for US

Trump declared the days of spending on other nations are over: "It's time to rebuild our country" and to "put America first", he said. Trump is also talking up his controversial decision to pull the...

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Comey: Trump administration 'lied' about the Federal Bureau of Investigation

The poll was taken before Comey's bombshell testimony was posted online Wednesday afternoon. Democratic Senator Mark Warner, the committee's vice chairman, pressed Mr Comey on why he made a decision...

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Comey testimony could fuel obstruction accusations against Donald Trump

Comey testimony could fuel obstruction accusations against Donald Trump

The seven-page written testimony that gives details the interaction that Comey had with Trump. Comey seized center stage in a compelling national political drama Thursday as he took his seat in the ...

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Donald Trump 'believes the climate is changing', says Nikki Haley

Donald Trump 'believes the climate is changing', says Nikki Haley

Simpson going out and saying he's going to find the real killer", Kerry said Sunday on NBC News" Meet the Press . More like no deal, Kerry said. The top American diplomat said that Trump believ...

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Comey: Trump administration 'lied' about the FBI

Comey: Trump administration 'lied' about the FBI

Coats too said he did not feel it would be "appropriate" to address "confidential information" about his conversations with President Trump in a public setting. Mr Trump, meanwhile, said "I wish him...

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Trump feels 'totally vindicated' by Comey testimony -Trump attorney

The next meeting was February 14, and Mr Comey says Mr Trump told him his sacked National Security Advisor Mike Flynn (who lost his job for misleading Vice-President Mike Pence about conversations wit...

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Warriors rally to beat Cavs 118-113

You have to go back to March, for a real loss. There were numerous reports Wednesday that Irving has been suffering an injury to his surgically repaired right knee. They got support for the planet's...

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Trump asked two intel chiefs to deny Russian Federation collusion

Trump asked two intel chiefs to deny Russian Federation collusion

According to the report , Trump asked Director of National Intelligence Daniel Coats and National Security Agency Director Michael Rogers to publicly deny that there is any evidence of connection...

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USA dollar rebounds ahead of Comey testimony

Comey also describes at length a February 14 meeting in the Oval Office in which he believed Trump asked him to back off an investigation into Flynn. "Both parties will claim their narratives were r...

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Republican candidate charged with assault on reporter wins special Montana election

Republican candidate charged with assault on reporter wins special Montana election

Fox News reporters on scene said Gianforte also punched Jacobs, who later tweeted that he was " body slammed " by Gianforte. Republican Congressman-elect Greg Gianforte Wednesday night alleg...

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X-rays negative on Manny Machado's spiked left hand

X-rays negative on Manny Machado's spiked left hand

When Machado received the throw from catcher Caleb Joseph and attempted to apply the tag, McCutchen's spikes caught Machado on the left wrist. Although he stayed in the game after being examined by ...

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Comey Testifies Before Senate Intelligence Committee

Analyzing Comey's prepared remarks, Lieberman pointed out that Comey's testimony appears to validate Trump's claims that Comey told him multiple times that he was not the subject of an investigati...

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Texas Is Pushing Really Hard to Pass a 'Bathroom Bill'

But time is no longer on anyone's side, and after tonight, there will be around 72 hours left on the Legislature's 140-day clock. Straus has for months said the bill would hurt the state's economy, ...

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Cosby defense focuses on accusers' credibility as trial continues

Cosby defense focuses on accusers' credibility as trial continues

Bill Cosby told the mother of the woman who has accused him of sexual assault that he was a "sick man" and apologized, the mother testified on Wednesday at the comedian's criminal trial. "He was sorr...

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House Democrat plans to begin impeachment proceedings

House Democrat plans to begin impeachment proceedings

Green, however, paid no attention to those sentiments and realities, and continued his push as the most prominent proponent for impeachment in the Congress . Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein ap...

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Trump Feels 'Completely and Totally Vindicated' by Comey's Testimony

Coats said they could continue the conversation in secret. In essence, Comey's written testimony confirms a key claim that Trump has made - that three times , Comey told the president he was no...

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Christie deputy, ex-Goldman Sachs executive win primaries

Christie deputy, ex-Goldman Sachs executive win primaries

Virginia goes to the polls next week. Phil Murphy is the leading Democratic candidate, while Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno is the leading Republican. Guadagno managed to overcome her association with da...

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Texas OKs requiring schools to teach sex abuse prevention

Texas OKs requiring schools to teach sex abuse prevention

Straus said it is "absurd" how much time lawmakers have spent prioritizing efforts to pass a North Carolina-style law. The Senate in March passed restrictive legislation that would require people ...

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XXXTENTACION Attacked While Onstage in San Diego

XXXTENTACION Attacked While Onstage in San Diego

The rapper's security quickly rush the stage and started stomping his attacker. Just days after Wifisfuneral was rushed to the hospital after being jumped by concertgoers when he went crowd surfin...

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New Jersey woman sues Chipotle over pay

Catherine Ruckelshaus, general counsel for the National Employment Law Project, told the paper that because the Labor Department finalized its rules early a year ago, Judge Mazzant's November injuncti...

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FBI Director nominee Christopher Wray once recommended Sally Yates to DOJ

FBI Director nominee Christopher Wray once recommended Sally Yates to DOJ

Specializing in white-collar crime, he has represented a wide array of clients, including: "The Governor of New Jersey in connection with investigations relating to the George Washington Bridge toll l...

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Senate panel heads back reauthorizing intel law

Coats and Rogers said they would have to talk to the White House counsel's office to ensure that the president will not invoke executive privilege to bar their testimony. The chairman of the Senate In...

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Theresa May poised to win biggest Tory landslide since Thatcher

So do 52 per cent of Liberal Democrat supporters and 58 per cent of those who voted Remain previous year. British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party is on course to win Thursday's n...

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Man uses stolen backhoe to break into ATM

Man uses stolen backhoe to break into ATM

Police think the robber is the same person behind an ATM theft past year. "It's definitely very unique", said Prince George's County Police Officer Tyler Hunter. Police believe the same suspect brok...

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Legal experts analyze weight of Trump's comments to Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Legal experts analyze weight of Trump's comments to Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Dershowitz, however, wrote that the written statement "does not provide evidence that President Trump committed obstruction of justice or any other crime". Despite landing himself in other political c...

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Trump feels 'totally vindicated' by Comey testimony: Trump attorney

Trump feels 'totally vindicated' by Comey testimony: Trump attorney

And in fact, when I chose to just do it, I said to myself - I said, you know, this Russian Federation thing with Trump and Russian Federation is a made-up story. If you think this pick won't be immedi...

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President promises to revamp infrastructure

President promises to revamp infrastructure

The speech comes a day before former FBI Director James Comey is scheduled to testify in front of Congress and as the White House faces new allegations about possible efforts by the president to...

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Ex-FBI Boss Comey Heads To The Senate

Ex-FBI Boss Comey Heads To The Senate

That probe is now led by a special prosecutor. The prepared text of James Comey's opening remarks arrived a day early. "He asked what we could do to 'lift the cloud '". Comey, however, does descr...

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Saudi minister denies his country involved in Iran attacks

Saudi minister denies his country involved in Iran attacks

It was not immediately clear who was behind the attacks or if they were coordinated. Hossein Sajedinia announced late Wednesday night that five suspects had been detained for interrogation, accordin...

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