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Another Federal Appeals Court Says Trump's Travel Ban Should Remain On Hold

Another Federal Appeals Court Says Trump's Travel Ban Should Remain On Hold

The decision centers on an executive order to temporarily suspend the admission of refugees to the USA and limit travel from some majority-Muslim countries. But the appellate courts' opinions were not...

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Trump talks infrastructure initiative on Kentucky border

He will be replacing James Comey, who Trump fired last month. Trump has said the pact that almost 200 nations agreed to in 2015 was unfair to the United States. Shortly before heading into the "infr...

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Assessing Donald Trump's self-defense in Comey drama

But more notably, he seemed to counter one of the key moments of Comey's testimony regarding his now famous leaked memo that recorded a private discussion he had in the Oval Office after Trump asked...

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British PM loses majority but battles to stay on

An admirer of Karl Marx and Hugo Chavez, Mr. Corbyn is arguably the most radical left-wing party leader in British electoral history. "What the country needs more than ever is certainty", the Co...

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House, Senate investigators request for Trump tapes, Comey memos

Trump's aides have repeatedly dodged questions about whether conversations relevant to the Russian Federation investigation have been recorded, and so did the president. Arena says he's known Comey fo...

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Ex-worker accused of rigging lottery pleads guilty to theft

Ex-worker accused of rigging lottery pleads guilty to theft

Rhodes, 49, of Sugar Land, Texas, a former business partner of Eddie Tipton, previously pleaded guilty in Iowa to a felony charge and agreed to cooperate with authorities. According to the multistate ...

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Trump says '100 per cent' ready to testify under oath

Senator Dick Durbin said it was not only a awful day for President Trump, but for Attorney General Jeff Sessions , who Comey appeared not to trust with information. Mr Trump tweeted: "Despite so m...

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Secret Service Denies Having Trump-Comey Tapes

Secret Service Denies Having Trump-Comey Tapes

The Secret Service on Monday said it has no copies or transcripts of audio recordings made within the White House during President Donald Trump's term so far, though Trump appeared to suggest a ...

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Trump Talks Infrastructure, Importance of Programs For American Jobs

Trump Talks Infrastructure, Importance of Programs For American Jobs

He said she would have had to pay an extra $50,000 for childbirth, for that to happen. During a campaign stop in Wilmington Ohio a year ago, Trump said he would redirect billions of dollars in payme...

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Attorney General Sessions To Give Public Testimony On Russia Investigation

One of the notable disagreements: Some Trump sympathizers heard Comey say that Trump actually wants the FBI investigation into Russia's election meddling to continue, while Trump opp...

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Virginia honors pair who challenged interracial marriage ban

Virginia honors pair who challenged interracial marriage ban

Supreme Court, which, in the case Loving v. Virginia (1967), overturned all state laws restricting marriage on the basis of race. The new historical marker to commemorate the lawsuit brought by Rich...

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49 victims of Pulse massacre remembered in daylong services

Scott says the state, the city of Orlando and many of those affected directly or indirectly, have shown "incredible resolve as we continue to mourn the loved and lost". "It still hurts, it's still v...

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United States successfully tests ballistic missile interceptor

United States successfully tests ballistic missile interceptor

United States officials, however, will continue to evaluate the GMD's performance based upon telemetry and other data acquired during the test, the release added. North Korea has spent the last deca...

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Sessions' offer to testify surprises, and concerns, intelligence panel

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is in for sharp questioning by senators Tuesday on the extent of his contacts with Russian officials during the presidential campaign and of his involvement in the firin...

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Jeff Sessions says he will discuss Comey with US Senate panel

Jeff Sessions says he will discuss Comey with US Senate panel

During Comey's appearance Thursday before the Senate Intelligence Committee, Sen. Attorney General Jeff Sessions has announced he will appear before the Senate intelligence committee rather than...

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Comey Boosted Case for Obstruction Charges Against Trump

He's a leaker, but we want to get back to running our great country. With stronger evidence, Trump could face the same sort of criminal allegations that forced president Richard Nixon to resign in 1...

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions to testify in public Tuesday

The abrupt schedule change follows blockbuster testimony last week from former FBI Director James B. Comey. Several Republican lawmakers also criticized Comey for disclosing memos he had written in ...

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Russia Investigators Demand Comey Tapes, If They Exist

Russia Investigators Demand Comey Tapes, If They Exist

U.S. President Donald Trump is doubling down on his version of private conversations with fired FBI Director James Comey over the Russian Federation probe. "I think that James Comey's credibil...

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Trump quiet on whether Comey conversations were taped

Comey on Thursday told the Senate Intelligence Committee that he was sacked by Trump in May over his handling of alleged Russian meddling in the United States election and possible ties between the T...

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What's Next: Closing Arguments Scheduled in Yanez Manslaughter Trial

What's Next: Closing Arguments Scheduled in Yanez Manslaughter Trial

According to Erdman, Yanez immediately told him that he mistakenly said "barrel" instead of "slide" during the BCA interview. He faces one count of second-degree manslaughter and two counts of ris...

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Trump travel ban dealt new legal defeat

Trump travel ban dealt new legal defeat

On the evening of June 5, he tweeted , "That's right, we need a TRAVEL BAN for certain risky countries , not some politically correct term that won't help us protect our people!" "That is why the ...

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Cosby defense rests without calling the comedian to testify

Cosby defense rests without calling the comedian to testify

Prosecutors and defense attorneys made their final pleas to the jury in Bill Cosby's trial for aggravated indecent assault on Monday. The defense offered its closing argument after presenting a ...

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White House says travel ban is 'fully lawful'

White House says travel ban is 'fully lawful'

The U.S. Supreme Court has not yet said whether it will hear the case, which the Justice Department asked it to do after the May 25 ruling by the 4th Circuit. The Immigration and Nationality Act (...

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Why? Suzanne Taylor Ohio mother and two daughters murdered

Why? Suzanne Taylor Ohio mother and two daughters murdered

Police said it wasn't immediately clear how long the three women had been dead prior to the discovery of their deaths reported WOIO . North Royalton police and the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Invest...

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Today's Senate hearing: Coats refuses to discuss Trump conversations

Today's Senate hearing: Coats refuses to discuss Trump conversations

The top Democrat on the committee has said he will ask Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats and National Security Agency Director Adm. Mike Rogers about the reports. "I am willing to come...

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UK Labour Party's savvy use of social media helped win young voters

UK Labour Party's savvy use of social media helped win young voters

A rethink has been forced by millions of voters. Ms Abbott was temporarily replaced as Shadow Home Secretary when she was taken ill on the eve of last week's General Election . Murdoch has spent ye...

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Release: Molly Spearman Criticizes School Bus Veto

Release: Molly Spearman Criticizes School Bus Veto

Over 20 million of those dollars were designated to go to the lottery to fund new school buses. McMaster also released a vidoe veto message on social media. "We can not let another school year begin...

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Qatar backs Kuwait mediation efforts over rift with Arab states

Speaking after diplomatic meetings in Paris , Thani said Qatar was ready to negotiate anything "related to the collective security of the [Persian] Gulf countries" but insisted that Qatari foreign ...

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Ex-Goldman Sachs exec wins New Jersey Dem primary to replace Christie

Murphy is a former Obama administration ambassador to Germany. New Jersey has closed primary elections, meaning more than 40% of the electorate - including the state's almost 2.4 million unaffiliate...

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Frontrunners Murphy and Guadagno Win New Jersey Gubernatorial Primary

Chris Christie , the winners will go on to compete in the November 7 general election. But the newly minted Democratic and Republican nominees for governor and their parties are transforming one of ...

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Marker dedicated to honor couple who fought interracial marriage ban

Marker dedicated to honor couple who fought interracial marriage ban

The dedication marked the 50th anniversary of the 1967 ruling that overturned all state laws restricting interracial marriage. Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced a new state historical marke...

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Sessions to Appear Before Senate Panel Probing Russian Links to Election

Comey's recent testimony before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, it is important that I have an opportunity to address these matters in the appropriate forum", Sessions said in the let...

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Trump on healthcare plan, infrastructure: 'The Democrats are really in our way'

The president spoke about all that he had done to create jobs, including his decision to withdraw from the Paris Climate agreement. What a mess!' Trump said in a formal address. The president also pla...

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Feinstein: Judiciary committee must 'step up and carry its weight'

Feinstein: Judiciary committee must 'step up and carry its weight'

Comey said the request "confused me and concerned me", later adding that it gave him a "queasy" feeling. In the Thursday hearing Comey testified under oath that Trump asked him to "let go" of an i...

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Another court rules out Donald Trump's travel ban

Lawyers for Hawaii called the order a " thinly veiled Muslim ban ". The court cited shortcomings with the order as it now is, saying the order does not tie people within the six designated countrie...

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Zinke recommends shrinking Bears Ears, Re-opens public comment period

The interior secretary said he had recommended to Trump that "the monument needs to be right-sized and that is absolutely critical that an appropriate part be co-managed by the tribal nations". can be...

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Church bells mark 1 year since Pulse massacre

The Pulse massacre is the worst mass shooting in modern USA history. Nelson hailed the first-responders who rescued patrons from the club and offered support for victims' families . "It is 2 a....

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Jeff Sessions wants his testimony on Tuesday open to public

Jeff Sessions wants his testimony on Tuesday open to public

Wyden said the public's opportunity to watch public testimony last week by James Comey , the former FBI director who was sacked by President Donald Trump earlier this year, "increased America...

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Blockade of Qatar a "very complex situation" -Mattis

Mattis is scheduled to appear before the Senate and House Armed Services Committees this week and give lawmakers the chance to ask him about a range of issues, according to the Hill. Thursday before t...

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Trump's Comey claims contradicted by president's own son

Trump has also denied Comey's claims that the president had asked him to pledge loyalty. " James Comey confirmed a lot of what I said , and some of the things he said just weren't true", M...

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