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Trump tasks new commission to examine election fraud

President Donald Trump on Thursday signed an executive order chartering an investigation into alleged corruption in the American electoral system - an institution he has repeatedly smeared with bas...

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No Announcement Friday On Laptop Ban Expansion

No Announcement Friday On Laptop Ban Expansion

Some groups have already come out to oppose the new ban, they worry lithium based batteries could explode in the cargo hold. The meeting, which was set to include officials from Delta Air Lines ...

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1 death as tornado hits Wisconsin trailer park

Mary Fallin said in a statement . Elk City school officials have canceled classes for Wednesday. Authorities say at least 40 homes were destroyed. A shelter and reception center was set up for su...

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Baby found with nearly 100 rat bites, parents charged

Baby found with nearly 100 rat bites, parents charged

The young couple is in jail, and their 2-week old daughter is hospitalized with more than 100 rodent bites on her arms, body, face and fingers. There was a wound about one-inch wide on the baby's fore...

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Frustrated Senate Democrats push 'grand bargain' votes

Frustrated Senate Democrats push 'grand bargain' votes

The Senate adopted a $36.5 billion budget plan. They also approved to borrow 7 billion dollars to pay down the state backlog of bills. The legislation is part of the so-called "grand bargain" Democr...

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Authorities seize 7000 birds in LA County cockfighting raid

Authorities seize 7000 birds in LA County cockfighting raid

Some 7,000 birds that had been used illegally were seized, authorities said at a Tuesday news conference at the sheriff's downtown L.A. headquarters. "The investigation is ongoing and we anticipate ma...

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Ninth Circuit Appeals Court denies 'genericide' of the Google trademark

Ninth Circuit Appeals Court denies 'genericide' of the Google trademark

Gillespie and another individual, David Elliott, then sued in federal court in Phoenix, arguing that the term "google" was now a verb and had become generic and no longer entitled to trademark p...

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New Orleans removes statue of Confederate Gen. P.G.T. Beauregard

Beauregard. On Tuesday, News 25 spoke with Beauvoir Executive Director Thomas Payne who said he's pushing for the monuments taken down in New Orleans to be kept at the Beauvoir and not in storage....

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A$AP Rocky's Home Targeted in Armed Robbery; $1.5 Million Stolen

A$AP Rocky's Home Targeted in Armed Robbery; $1.5 Million Stolen

So now it's A$AP Rocky who is the latest person to be hit by home invaders. A woman, said to be his sister or relative, answered. They grabbed the woman, held her at gunpoint, and forced her to take t...

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Civil rights lawyer poised to be Philadelphia DA

Civil rights lawyer poised to be Philadelphia DA

It is widely presumed the Democratic candidate will win the office. The typically sedate race for Philadelphia District Attorney has become an intriguing contest this year as eight newcomers vie for a...

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Baylor-Sexual Assault Investigation,1st Ld-Writethru

Baylor-Sexual Assault Investigation,1st Ld-Writethru

A new lawsuit alleges that members of a USA university's American football team hazed new recruits by having them bring first-year women to parties so they could be drugged and gang-raped as a "bon...

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FBI NOT Investigating Seth Rich Murder

FBI NOT Investigating Seth Rich Murder

Rich's family slammed the Fox report as false, and Wheeler , a former D.C. homicide detective, appeared to back away from it on Wednesday. Since then, his death has been the subject of a series of ...

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Putin Offers to Give Congress Notes of Trump's Meeting

Putin told a news conference that he would be willing to turn over notes of Trump's meeting with the Russian diplomats if the White House agreed. Trump "has never asked Mr. Bloomberg's Anna Edgerton, ...

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MS-13 gang targeted in pre-dawn sweep across Los Angeles

MS-13 gang targeted in pre-dawn sweep across Los Angeles

The series of 50 raids occurred before dawn and were led by ATF agents and 1,000 other officers who have been working on the case for around three years. She added that more than half of the suspects ...

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North Korea to continue missile tests

North Korea to continue missile tests

Had the mid-range missile been fired towards a real target at a normal trajectory, experts told Reuters it could have reached as far as 4,000km, potentially putting the U.S. The Sunday launch of the...

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Supreme Court Rejects Appeal Over NC Voter ID Law

After a drawn-out legal battle, a federal appeals court in July 2016 struck down passages of the law that it said were meant to "target African Americans with nearly surgical precision". Pat McCrory (...

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Arrested journalist says he was only trying to do job

Arrested journalist says he was only trying to do job

He stated that he could not remember how many times he asked the question, but maintains that he received no warning before his arrest . Police arrested the journalist who they said was trying "a...

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Sheriff: 1 dead after tornado hits Wisconsin trailer park

He said at least one child was among the injured. Another person was killed when a twister hit a housing subdivision in Oklahoma , CNN reported. Meteorologists said eight suspected tornadoes ar...

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President Trump Says He Could Pick New FBI Director By Next Week

President Trump Says He Could Pick New FBI Director By Next Week

Trump said in the letter that he had agreed with Sessions and Rosenstein's recommendations and "you are hereby terminated and removed from office, effective immediately". Trump abruptly fired Comey on...

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Jason Chaffetz seeking Comey memos

Comey had been in the Oval Office that day with other senior national security officials for a terrorism threat briefing. Trump fired Comey last week, with the White House initially claiming it was ...

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Trump asked Comey to close Flynn probe

Rogers was a former chairman of the House intelligence committee before becoming a CNN national security commentator and has the endorsement of the FBI Agents Association. And the best way to get to...

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Interviews well underway for new Federal Bureau of Investigation director to replace Comey

Attorney General Jeff Sessions and his deputy, Rod Rosenstein conducted the interviews. Former Rep. Mike Rogers, R-Mich., who chaired the House Intelligence Committee while in Congress, also met wit...

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Gen. Michael Hayden: Trump White House Unable to Admit Basic Facts

Gen. Michael Hayden: Trump White House Unable to Admit Basic Facts

The White House did not immediately respond to a request for comment on Monday. He also wanted to see proof. "One of the questions that Mr. McGahn asked me when I went back over the second day was ess...

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Backer of GOP health care bill dodges pre-existing conditions issue

Last week's House-passed bill isn't bad overall. The bill would shift power to states to set some health insurance rules, slash Medicaid spending by more than $800 billion and cut almost $600 billio...

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Cincinnati Bengals' 'Pacman' Jones pleads guilty to 1 count

Cincinnati Bengals' 'Pacman' Jones pleads guilty to 1 count

He faced misdemeanor charges of assault, disorderly conduct and obstructing official business. In court, Jones apologized for his behavior . Jones is a repeat offender as arrests early in his caree...

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White House denies Comey loyalty pledge — Federal Bureau of Investigation chief sacking

White House denies Comey loyalty pledge — Federal Bureau of Investigation chief sacking

The president is also facing criticism after acknowledging in the NBC interview on Thursday that he repeatedly asked Comey whether he was under investigation. president said. For the PBS NewsH...

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Garland happy on bench, no interest in FBI job

Garland happy on bench, no interest in FBI job

McConnell said that Garland would be his candidate of choice to replace FBI Director James Comey, in an interview with Bloomberg on Tuesday . "The Secretary of the Treasury, and [Speaker of the H...

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Convicted transgender soldier will stay on active duty

Chelsea is truly one of the biggest human rights heroines of our age . However, in an email to DW, Manning's defense lawyer Nancy Hollander recalled the fact that the Obama White House prosecuted m...

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Erdogan visits Trump, amid much friction between US, Turkey

Erdogan visits Trump, amid much friction between US, Turkey

Ankara, a crucial partner in the USA -led coalition against Islamic State, considers the YPG an extension of the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), which has waged an insurgency in Turkey's mainly Kurdish...

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Trump says he has 'absolute right' to share facts with Russians

An associate of Comey who has seen the memo told Reuters that the details of the document as reported by the New York Times were accurate. McCain says Trump needs to "get it all out. McMaster sa...

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NY voters pass several school budgets

NY voters pass several school budgets

The proposal also called for a 2.22 percent tax levy increase for a total tax levy of $1.92 million. So the difference between us and other districts is decreasing. "If they did that, we could have el...

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Beatrice PD Special Olympics Torch Run, Today

Beatrice PD Special Olympics Torch Run, Today

She was this year's organizer for the event, which started in Lawton this year instead of in Hollis, as it usually does. For the 31st year in NY state, law enforcement officers will carry the Specia...

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Artists project 'Emoluments Clause' on Trump's D.C. hotel

Artists project 'Emoluments Clause' on Trump's D.C. hotel

Yet another featured an excerpt of the emoluments clause from the U.S. Constitution , which restricts members of the U.S. government from receiving gifts from foreign powers. "It's a pretty clear c...

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Trump talk with Russians 'wholly appropriate,' adviser says

Although top aides on Monday had declared reports about Trump's discussions false, National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster on Tuesday sought instead to downplay the significance of the information T...

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Canadian woman's cutout of Spicer in bush gets attention

Guilfoyle is also the former first lady of San Francisco. Fox News tamped down speculation that its prime-time personality Kimberly Guilfoyle is in talks with the Trump White House about joining i...

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Jimmy Fallon Spots Similarities Between A Donald Trump Speech And 'Legally Blonde'

Jimmy Fallon Spots Similarities Between A Donald Trump Speech And 'Legally Blonde'

Fallon joked, "Now raise your hand if you can start tomorrow". However, in a recent segment, Jimmy Fallon has presented a take on the very same speech. "I guess there was one awkward moment during...

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Donald Trump Says James Comey 'Should Have Never Exonerated' Hillary Clinton

Donald Trump Says James Comey 'Should Have Never Exonerated' Hillary Clinton

Lawmakers of both parties have questioned whether the dismissal was related to the FBI's probe of Trump associates' possible ties with Russian Federation. "Well, just don't have them, unless I hav...

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4 plead guilty to manslaughter in fraternity hazing death

4 plead guilty to manslaughter in fraternity hazing death

Deng suffered trauma to the head, torso and thighs, a forensic pathologist said, according to police. In this October 22, 2015, file photo, Sheldon Wong leaves court after being arraigned on murde...

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Playboy bunny loses bid to toss out privacy invasion case

Playboy bunny loses bid to toss out privacy invasion case

Dani Mathers was the Playboy Playmate of the Month for May 2014. The 2015 Playmate of the year quickly became the target of online venom for the so-called body shaming incident. "That's a good ruli...

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The 11 candidates being considered for Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Rogers, an ex-FBI agent and former chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, has drawn the backing of the FBI Agents Association. Cornyn said at the time that Trump was "within his authority" ...

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