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Search ends for Navy sailor who fell off cruiser into ocean

Search ends for Navy sailor who fell off cruiser into ocean

Commander Brian Wierzbicki, a Fleet Forces Command spokesman. Petty Officer Christopher Clavin has not been seen since . An immediate man overboard call went out and a massive search and rescue r...

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U.N. chief urges action on climate change

U.N. chief urges action on climate change

Mr Trump has reportedly told "confidants" including the head of the Environmental Protection Angency Scott Pruitt , he wants the United States to leave the global agreement on climate change , the...

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Daniel Coats: 'I Have Never Been Pressured' By Trump To Intervene

However, neither would discuss their conversations with Trump , and declined to say if he asked them to take any action regarding the investigations. "And once again senator, I will say that I do b...

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Trump to Evangelicals: We're 'Under Siege,' Will Be Stronger

Comey told members of the Senate Intelligence Committee that he had hoped to prod the Justice Department to appoint a special counsel to oversee the Russian Federation investigation, which occurred l...

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Top intelligence officials refuse to answer questions in congressional hearing

Both answered in broad terms. "I do not recall feeling pressured to do so". Coats responded in a similar vein. Risch asked a question about the "I hope you" his perception of it was that it was a ...

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Watch Senate Committee Hearing With Intelligence Chiefs

On Wednesday, Coats and Rogers refused to answer senators' questions about their conversations with the president, saying they didn't want to share those private conversations in a public hearing....

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Lakers Not Sold On Lonzo Ball After Two Days Of Meetings

Lakers Not Sold On Lonzo Ball After Two Days Of Meetings

Ball didn't separate himself clearly from the pack. He shot the ball well on the court. He said that LiAngelo would follow suit "whether he's good or bad", and hinted that it might actually be hel...

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Death to enemies of US… court rant of supremacist accused of murder

Death to enemies of US… court rant of supremacist accused of murder

The homicide detective investigating a triple stabbing on a Portland light-rail train says in court documents that surveillance and cellphone video shows 35-year-old Jeremy Christian cutting the...

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Tiger Woods police report: He was found asleep at the wheel

Tiger Woods police report: He was found asleep at the wheel

The 14-time major victor will not play again this season after undergoing a fourth back surgery last month, and Nicklaus has called for support from the golfing community. Authorities in Jupiter, ...

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Trump welcomes Romanian president to WH

Trump welcomes Romanian president to WH

Trump sought to reassure America's European allies by saying for the first time that the USA would honor Article 5, a section of the multinational coalition's treaty that mandates treating an attack...

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Son of Chicago political activist shot and killed

Son of Chicago political activist shot and killed

Thursday in the 6200 block of South Ingleside, police said. His mother, Nykea Pippion-McGriff, is president of the Women's Council of Realtors Chicago . "It has got to stop and we are going to be the...

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Coats, Rogers Won't Discuss Talks With Trump About Russia Probe

Coats, Rogers Won't Discuss Talks With Trump About Russia Probe

Rogers and Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats refused to answer multiple questions Wednesday from senators on the intelligence committee about conversations with Trump regarding the on...

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Trump '100 percent' willing to testify on Comey

However, when asked later if he had pushed Comey to end the investigation into former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn's Russian Federation links, Trump said, "There'd be nothing wrong if I d...

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Trump says USA is committed to mutual support of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies

Trump says USA is committed to mutual support of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies

Questioned about Comey's central claim that Trump told him to lay off Flynn, the president responded: "I didn't say that". He hinted again that he had tapes of his private talks with the former Federa...

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Trump heads to OH to talk infrastructure amid Comey crisis

He added, "No longer will we sacrifice american jobs factory and wealth, theft of american prosperity has come to a screeching halt". The two families standing behind Trump were from OH and Kentuc...

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Bernie Sanders Criticizes a Trump Nominee Over Statement on Muslims

Bernie Sanders Criticizes a Trump Nominee Over Statement on Muslims

That's the statement from Russ Vought , the nominee for deputy director of the Office of Management and Budget that caught the attention of Sen. People of faith must stand together and renounce ant...

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Does Donald Trump have the constitutional right to block his Twitter followers?

Does Donald Trump have the constitutional right to block his Twitter followers?

Trump's tweets have implications, especially outside of the US. This could mean that Scavino plans to force Trump to unblock those users, but the odd phrasing (Trump "will not stop" - as opposed to ...

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Donald Trump's lawyer to file complaint over leaked James Comey memo

Asked on Friday if he would be willing to go under oath to give his version of his interactions with Comey, Trump replied, "100 percent". "I was also confused by the initial explanation that was off...

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United Kingdom elections 2017: In Hung House, Theresa May will lead minority government

The Scottish National Party is projected to win 34 seats, the Liberal Democrats 14 seats, and other parties 22 seats. Where the center-right Conservatives had hoped to take seats from the main oppos...

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Pennsylvania: Supermarket employee kills 3 co-workers, self in store spree

Stair was 24 and from Dallas , Pennsylvania . Hours after the shooting, mourners left behind flowers and candles outside the Weis on Route 29 for Stair's victim who are Terry Sterling , 63, of So...

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Trump speaks to press in wake of James Comey's senate testimony

While Trump might feel vindicated, Comey's reputation as a truth-teller didn't seem to take a hit. Shortly afterwards, a personal lawyer for President Trump returned fire, suggesting the ousted la...

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Jared Kushner & The Back Story Of Back Channels

Jared Kushner & The Back Story Of Back Channels

Trump hasn't publicly commented on the White House decision to divert scandal questions. But numerous people close to the president and his team are expecting further changes this time. U.S. intelli...

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Oldest Trump son fires off 80-plus tweets in support of dad

The campaign by Trump's closest supporters amounts to a remarkable appeal to a sitting commander-in-chief, a sort of public intervention with the aim of convincing Trump to give up behavior that they ...

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Bangladesh 'disappointed' over United States decision to dump global climate pact

Bangladesh 'disappointed' over United States decision to dump global climate pact

On Thursday, President Donald Trump made good on his campaign promise to pull the United States out of the Paris climate agreement . The first Indian American member of the Trump administration...

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Congress to Ask If Kushner Sought Russian Bailout for NYC Building

Congress to Ask If Kushner Sought Russian Bailout for NYC Building

The program, which rewards investments of over $500,000 with EB-5 visas to the USA, has been highly controversial and gotten the Kushner Company into hot water . off his family's hands", per NBC Ne...

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After Comey accuses Trump of lying, President calls him a 'leaker'

After Comey accuses Trump of lying, President calls him a 'leaker'

Testifying one month after Trump fired him, Comey said he lost his job because of the FBI's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 USA election . Trump stopped short of saying ...

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Comey's Testimony Suggests Bill Clinton May Have Cost Hillary the Election

Comey's Testimony Suggests Bill Clinton May Have Cost Hillary the Election

Lynch and former President Bill Clinton met on a tarmac in Phoenix, Ariz. on June 27, 2016, which immediately raised questions about whether she-or the Justice Department-could be impartial in the ...

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LeBron, Cavs End Warriors Perfect Postseason Run in Game 4

Golden State won the National Basketball Association title in 2015 in six games over the Cavs, and Cleveland won a year ago in seven games. The Cavs came out aggressive in a must-win game against ...

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Senator grills intelligence chiefs for refusing to answer questions about Trump

Sen. King pressed Coats and Rogers whether the president asked them to influence former FBI Director James Comey or curtail his FBI investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael ...

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Top US Intelligence Officials Duck Tough Senate Questions On Trump FBI Probe

Top US Intelligence Officials Duck Tough Senate Questions On Trump FBI Probe

In an often contentious hearing on Capitol Hill, two intelligence chiefs testified Wednesday that they've never felt pressured to take improper actions regarding intelligence matters, including the ...

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Intelligence Chiefs Won't Say if Trump Asked Them to Downplay Russia Investigation

Intelligence Chiefs Won't Say if Trump Asked Them to Downplay Russia Investigation

He asked the director of national intelligence, Dan Coats , and the head of the National Security Agency, Adm. Mike Rogers , about media reports that Trump asked them to intervene in the Justice D...

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Claiming vindication, Trump answers Comey testimony with denials

Schumer, in his statement, said the delays are because many nominees had "conflicts of interest and incomplete ethics agreements when they were named". In his testimony, Comey recalled that during...

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Intelligence Officials: No Pressure To Intervene In Investigations

Intelligence Officials: No Pressure To Intervene In Investigations

Speaking before a Senate panel on Wednesday, United States intelligence officials declined to respond to claims in media reports that President Donald Trump had asked them to interfere with the FB...

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Trump's tweets complicate White House efforts to manage message

But it is possible, the official added, that the White House could beef up its rapid-response operation as it does some retooling of Trump's communications effort. Trump's own White House had repeat...

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London Bridge attack: Ringleader 'tried to hire 7.5 tonne lorry'

Earlier police, who were hunting for 45-year-old Frenchman Xavier Thomas, missing since the attack , said that they had found a body in the River Thames. The Metropolitan Police said they had revie...

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UK election ends with hung Parliament

UK election ends with hung Parliament

British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Friday she would form a new government with assistance+ from Northern Irish unionists to provide political certainty and lead Britain in talks with the ...

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Trump's first press conference since Comey hearing

Trump's first press conference since Comey hearing

Mark Warner , Democrat from Virginia, whether Trump had ever asked them to downplay the Russian Federation probe, Dan Coats , the director of National Intelligence, and Michael Rogers, the dire...

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Does Comey have one more bombshell to reveal on Russia-Trump collusion?

Within a week of James Comey's shock firing, Robert Mueller was appointed on May 17 as special counsel designated by the Justice Department to lead the investigation into alleged Russian meddling ...

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8YO Girl Banned From Soccer Tournament Because 'She Looks Like A Boy'

The Springfield Soccer Association defended its decision in a statement , expressing that it had nothing to do with the 8-year-old's haircut, but that the team was in violation of the rules. "She w...

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London attack: Who were the attackers?

Butt, who was 27 years old, was a British citizen born in Pakistan. Police also said they had made an overnight raid in east London and arrested a 27-year-old man early Tuesday. Thousands of peopl...

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