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Cuba Stands Firm against Trump's Hostile Policy

After stressing that Cuba has not renounced to any of those principles nor will it renounce, the Government reiterates its willingness to pursue a respectful dialogue and cooperation on issues of co...

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2 children shot, injured on Chicago playground

2 children shot, injured on Chicago playground

Police said they were not the intended targets. They were taken in serious condition to Comer Children's Hospital, the Chicago Tribune reported . Their injuries are not considered life-threatening....

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Robert Mueller expands special counsel office, hires 13 lawyers

Robert Mueller expands special counsel office, hires 13 lawyers

But then Rosenstein made the surprise move to appoint Robert Mueller as special counsel to lead the Russian Federation investigation, a development that people close to Sessions and Trump believe ha...

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Sunny skies return to the Eugene area Saturday, and should stick around

Sunny skies return to the Eugene area Saturday, and should stick around

The heat index is a measure of "how hot it really feels" when relative humidity is taken into account with air temperature, according to the weather service. "Take proper heat precautions if you are p...

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Rosenstein privately mulls recusal from Russian Federation probe

As it were, many Americans happen to disagree with that assessment. And it was Rosenstein who appointed Robert Mueller as the special counsel to lead that investigation after Comey was sacked. The...

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Philando Castile's family to Trump:

Philando Castile's family to Trump: "Make America Great Again" by getting justice

Tired, confused and frustrated, thousands of people took to the streets in St. Paul Friday to decry the acquittal of the police officer who shot and killed Philando Castile during a traffic stop...

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Cosby jury begins sixth day of deliberations

Cosby jury begins sixth day of deliberations

Outside the courthouse, attorney Gloria Allred , who represents numerous Cosby accusers, said, "We can never overestimate the blinding power of celebrity. After the hung jury was announced Cosby's ...

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Putin says US sanctions will 'complicate relations'

Putin says US sanctions will 'complicate relations'

Not as Republicans, not as Democrats, but as Americans. Sen. (D-Ohio), who was involved in the negotiations, said the amendment would send a message to an administration that "has been all over ...

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US Senate's Iran sanctions are breach of nuclear deal - senior Iranian official

US Senate's Iran sanctions are breach of nuclear deal - senior Iranian official

There continues to be strong resistance in Washington to the 2015 nuclear deal Iran signed with world powers, with many lawmakers still unhappy with the deal. On Thursday, the US Senate voted fo...

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Hicks hits 2 HRs, Montgomery pitches Yankees past O's 8-2

NY also did this to Baltimore once previous year, on August 26 and 27. He has the vote of Yankees left fielder Brett Gardner , who on Sunday said, "He is leading the league in All-Star votes, a...

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Polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs caught after year on lam

Polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs caught after year on lam

Ten days later, he escaped. According to the FBI , Jeffs used olive oil to slip out of a Global Positioning System monitoring device and has been on the run for nearly a year. Jeffs fled from his...

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Attorneys General Of Maryland And DC Sue Trump Over His Businesses

As the Senate investigates Russia's interference into the 2016 presidential election the president is now facing fire from the D.C. and Maryland Attorney's Generals in the form of federal lawsuit ....

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Oberlin council pledges to adhere to Paris accord standards

Trump's announcement that the United States would withdraw from the global accord drew ridicule from foreign leaders around the world and made the U.S. It establishes a permanent climate change comm...

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Philando Castile shooting: 18 arrested in protests over Minnesota officer's acquittal

Philando Castile shooting: 18 arrested in protests over Minnesota officer's acquittal

Tired, confused and frustrated, thousands of people took to the streets in St. Paul Friday to decry the acquittal of the police officer who shot and killed Philando Castile during a traffic stop a...

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Trump appears to become own 'leaker' with tweet about Russian Federation probe

Trump appears to become own 'leaker' with tweet about Russian Federation probe

A Department of Justice spokesperson declined to address what prompted the statement. The FBI will not release memos written by former director James Comey on his interactions with President T...

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One injured sailor evacuated from US Navy destroyer in collision off Japan

One injured sailor evacuated from US Navy destroyer in collision off Japan

At least three other Navy sailors were injured in the crash. Of course, that does not explain why the much more agile USS Fitzgerald was unable to avoid the collision. There were no reported injurie...

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Donald Trump says no one has any proof on Russian Federation

Donald Trump says no one has any proof on Russian Federation

Trump earlier derided claims of collusion between Moscow and his associates as " phony " Thursday after reports the head of a probe into Russia's alleged election meddling is investigating him...

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Twins struggle vs. Indians' bullpen in first game of doubleheader

Twins struggle vs. Indians' bullpen in first game of doubleheader

The Indians got things going in the top of the first inning, and all three of their runs came after the first two hitters were erased on a pop out to third base and groundout to shortstop, respectivel...

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Paul After Cop Who Killed Philando Castile Is Acquitted

Yanez shot Castile five times. The jury of seven men and five women, 10 of whom were white and two of whom were black, sided with the officer after deliberating for more than 25 hours spanning fiv...

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Paul Ryan Stands Behind Special Counsel Robert Mueller

Paul Ryan Stands Behind Special Counsel Robert Mueller

If Trump were to make such a move, he would have to order Rosenstein to fire Mueller. Ruddy's comments have received a lot of attention. The White House did not immediately respond to an e-maile...

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What Would Happen If Trump Fired Robert Mueller?

Due to Jeff Sessions's recusal, this would be Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein . On Tuesday morning, however, MSNBC's Joe Scarborough reported on " Morning Joe " that this is not the case. ...

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'The Grand Tour' host Richard Hammond injured in auto crash

'The Grand Tour' host Richard Hammond injured in auto crash

According to the Guardian , it was a $3.38 million Rimac Concept One electric supercar ... which has now been reduced to a mangled, coal-covered mess after it crashed and burned. Richard Hammond ...

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Britain's Philip Hammond says growth and jobs Brexit priority

The chancellor said the British negotiating team would be open to ideas from their counterparts in Brussels as to how best to maintain economic prosperity ahead of the opening of negotiations between ...

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Trump's Washington hotel saw almost $20 million in revenue

Trump's Washington hotel saw almost $20 million in revenue

His Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida pulled in millions of dollars more than it had previously. "President Trump welcomed the opportunity to voluntarily file his personal financial disclosure form", t...

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Sinkhole forcing long closure of Angeles Crest Highway

Sinkhole forcing long closure of Angeles Crest Highway

The sinkhole appeared just west of the Grassy Hollow Visitors Center. CalTrans said in a statement the void beneath the hole might "encroach into the westbound lanes", prompting the closure of the...

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Trump gripes about Robert Mueller: 'witch hunt … very bad people!'

Rosenstein was the author of the memo that made the case for Comey's firing, and now leads the Russian Federation investigation after Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself from the i...

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President Trump Confirms He Is Under Investigation for Obstruction of Justice

Soon after Comey's ouster, Rosenstein-who had been Comey's direct superior at the Justice Department-appointed Mueller, a former Federal Bureau of Investigation director himself and a friend of Come...

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Trump announces he's under investigation

Although it is a matter of significant public interest, the Federal Bureau of Investigation has refrained from providing documents or justifying the same, and even denied commenting on the issues, ...

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Trump confirms on Twitter that he is being investigated for firi

Trump confirms on Twitter that he is being investigated for firi

On May 9, Trump summoned Rosenstein and Attorney General Jeff Sessions to the White House to discuss Comey, a meeting that ended with the president instructing the Justice Department leaders to put ...

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The 5 reasons for the verdict in the Michelle Carter trial

Juvenile Court Judge Lawrence Moniz found that Michelle Carter caused the death of Conrad Roy III , who intentionally filled his truck with carbon monoxide in a Fairhaven store parking lot in Jul...

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Trump admits he is under investigation in Russian Federation probe

After the firestorm caused by Comey's firing, Rosenstein appointed Mueller, Comey's predecessor as FBI director, to take over the DOJ Russia investigation. Those associates include former national sec...

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United States president confirms he is under FBI investigation

Mueller was appointed as special counsel to investigate Russian involvement in the 2016 presidential election and possible collusion by Trump campaign associates with the Russians, but there has been ...

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Gunman launched into Trump tirade before congressional shooting

Just like Republicans resist claiming the racists among them, Democrats refuse to take responsibility for a wayward disciple like James T. Hodgkinson . Hodgkinson's charges were later dismissed, whic...

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Investigators piece together last movements of baseball practice shooter

Investigators piece together last movements of baseball practice shooter

Steve Scalise , and shot at other Republican Congressmen as they practiced for a charity baseball game, he and his wife Suzanne took in a foster child. "An attack on any public servant is an attack on...

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Virginia shooting suspect's wife addresses media

Virginia shooting suspect's wife addresses media

And we learned that her husband told her that he wanted to go to Washington D.C.to work with people to change the tax brackets. Authorities believe the 66-year-old had been living out of a van in no...

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Rosenstein Says He Wouldn't Follow Order to Fire Mueller Unless 'Appropriate'

President Donald Trump interviewed Robert Mueller as a potential replacement for fired FBI Director James Comey the day before the former FBI director was named special counsel, a White House official...

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Golf's best miss cut leaving crazy logjam at Open

Johnson came in with 73, but that was not almost enough, as he finished at 4-over 148 when 145 or better was needed to advance. Neither could recover to make the cut Friday, as McIlroy shot 71 to f...

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Judge declares mistrial in Cosby case

Judge declares mistrial in Cosby case

On Thursday, jurors told the judge that after four days of deliberations - 30-hours in all - they were deadlocked and unable to reach a unanimous verdict. Cosby testified under oath in the suit, b...

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Suspect's hometown still coming to terms with Wednesday. shootings

Suspect's hometown still coming to terms with Wednesday. shootings

Until recently, Hodgkinson ran a home-inspection business out of his house in southern IL. Congressman ScaliseHospital officials said Wednesday evening that Rep. Capitol Police Chief Matthew Verderosa...

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US Sailors Are Missing After A Ship Collided With A Navy Destroyer

Seven sailors are missing, and the USS Fitzgerald's captain has been airlifted to the U.S. Naval Hospital in Yokosuka, Japan . Crew members from the destroyer USS Dewey had helped stabilise the d...

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