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Roger Ailes hit his head one week before he died

Roger Ailes hit his head one week before he died

Former President George H.W. Bush tweeted: "He wasn't ideal, but Roger Ailes was my friend & I loved him". Ailes, who reshaped television news over five decades in the TV and entertainment indus...

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Cleveland police officer who killed Tamir Rice fired after rules violations

Cleveland police officer who killed Tamir Rice fired after rules violations

Tomiko Shine holds up a picture of Tamir Rice during a 2014 protest in Washington, D.C. The police officer who shot and killed the 12-year-old boy, Timothy Loehmann , was sacked Tuesday for answe...

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The Senate Can't Pass Health Care Without This Man

The administration report found that premiums more than doubled since "Obamacare" took effect, but independent experts say it's not an apples-to-apples comparison. Part is rolling back Medicaid ex...

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Trump Tweets (Again) About Changing Senate Filibuster Rules

Republicans have signaled that they want to pass a health-care bill before they move on to tax reform. Republicans have instead opted to try to pass tax reform and health care through a process know...

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Feds still committed to Paris Accord, environment minister says

Canada remains committed to the Paris Accord , the federal environment minister said Wednesday, amid concerns that the US will walk away from the landmark global climate agreement . But Cohn, Trum...

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Trial set to begin for man accused of sexually assaulting

Trial set to begin for man accused of sexually assaulting "gifted" girls

The jury also saw ithe inside and outside of Kaplan's home . The 52-year-old Lower Southampton man faces multiple counts each of child rape, involuntary deviate sexual intercourse with a child, agg...

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Donald Trump Withdraws From Paris Climate Deal - Celebs React

Donald Trump Withdraws From Paris Climate Deal - Celebs React

Despite signals from the White House the president was moving closer to withdrawing from the agreement, it was still unclear how the United States would do so. Scott Pruitt , Donald Trump's head...

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Trump aide says 'small group' gets Trump tweet

Trump aide says 'small group' gets Trump tweet

Dubke, who had been in the job just for three months, gave no reason for leaving. Ivanka Trump was spied on the White House South Lawn speaking with the legal team's chief, Marc Kasowitz, on Sunda...

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Oklahoma to face Oregon in NCAA golf finals

Blaine Hale , Max McGreevy and Rylee Reinertson all won their semifinal matches, while Grant Hirschmann squared his match to advance the Sooners to the final. "I can't put into words what this oppor...

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'You call it terrorism. I call it patriotism': Portland attacker

'You call it terrorism. I call it patriotism': Portland attacker

The incident took place on a Metropolitan Area Express (MAX) light-rail train Friday afternoon, and witnesses said Christian yelled racial and religious slurs at two girls, one of them wearing a hijab...

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Angela Merkel claims Brexit talks will be about STRENGTHENING Europe

The visit by Asian leaders in quick succession have led to the western media calling it an "Asian pivot" to Europe and Germany , the most important pillar of the European Union now that Britain w...

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Powerball Jackpot Climbs To $302M

Powerball Jackpot Climbs To $302M

It is also the biggest jackpot since the $435.3 million jackpot on February 22, 2017. The drawing will be held at 8:59 p.m. Wednesday. The jackpot has swelled to an estimated $302 million, the Mas...

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Military Aviation Safety Bill Passes Texas House, Senate

Texas legislators in the House have just voted in favor of allowing poorer residents to pay off traffic tickets in methods other than money. Their focus was already shifting to whether Republican Gov...

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Pirates of Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales Review & Rating

Overall, the film receives 2 1/2 stars out of 5, getting a bonus 1/2 star just for the guillotine escape sequence which I can't wait to watch again. It's somewhat unexpected then that the fifth movi...

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Many Boomers Face Double Trouble in GOP Healthcare Bill

And a Congressional Budget Office score of the House-passed American Health Care Act released Wednesday didn't seem to help. There are many variables - and unforeseen outcomes - that can undermi...

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Kids from 6 to 15 savor moments at National Spelling Bee

And so, in honor of National Spelling Week, Google has mapped America's most misspelled words . Today, all 291 spellers will get an opportunity to spell two words on stage, and those who miss will ...

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Trump Expected to Withdraw US From Paris Climate Agreement

Trump Expected to Withdraw US From Paris Climate Agreement

Trump tweeted early Wednesday that he'll announce his decision "over the next few days". "Heard from a lot of people". Jared Kushner, Trump's son-in-law and top adviser, has come to the view that...

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Trump eyes White House staff overhaul

Trump eyes White House staff overhaul

He focused heavily on leaks - both those coming out of the White House and an intelligence leak blamed on Americans about the deadly bombing at a concert in Britain. Trump also tweeted a Fox News ...

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Senate Bill 240 paves the way for legal esports betting in Nevada

Senate Bill 240 paves the way for legal esports betting in Nevada

Signing the bill into law by Nevada Governor Sandoval is to finally do that. Though dubbed "the esports betting bill", SB 240 does not include the word "esports". eSports has the potential to be ...

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Nebraska Football Announces Kickoff Times For Five Football Games

Nebraska Football Announces Kickoff Times For Five Football Games

All the Big Ten prime-time games used to be announced in April, but the new deal allows networks to pick night games of their choice starting in Week 4, so long as 12-day notice is given. NU's game at...

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Teen Thanks Defenders After Being Protected From Portland White Supremacist

Teen Thanks Defenders After Being Protected From Portland White Supremacist

Islamic groups have raised almost half-a-million dollars for the families of the men killed in Portland , Oregon while trying to defend Muslim women from a racist attack . What's the mayor's con...

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White House communications director resigns without explanation

The Senate intelligence committee, which is investigating Russia's meddling in the 2016 USA presidential election, has requested information and documents from Trump's campaign dating back to July...

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Three Mile Island Nuclear Plant Will Shut Down 40 Years After Accident

In the past two years, six states have shut down nuclear plants , and "dozens" of other plants across the USA are facing challenging economic conditions, placing them at risk of imminent retirement. ...

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Man charged in woman's stabbing death

Man charged in woman's stabbing death

Tuesday with an apparent stab wound in a vehicle on North State Street. A 911 call was received at 8:40 p.m. Tuesday reporting that a person was hurt in a vehicle at 369 North State St. Daswan Jette...

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Flags Fly in Small Town to Honor Veterans

Flags Fly in Small Town to Honor Veterans

James Malachowski was killed in Afghanistan in 2011, at Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery. President Donald Trump is expressing his nation's "boundless and undying" gratitude to American...

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Portland stabbing attack survivor tells city's Muslim community they 'are loved'

Portland stabbing attack survivor tells city's Muslim community they 'are loved'

Christian, 35, did not say anything during the brief court hearing other than shouting. Wheeler called on the USA government to revoke a permit for an event Sunday billed as a pro-President Donald T...

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A guide to the 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee

The results will be used only if necessary to break a tie. The victor will also receive trips to New York City for an appearance on the LIVE with Kelly and Ryan morning talk show and a trip to Hol...

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Comey to testify publicly in Congress

Comey to testify publicly in Congress

And The New York Times reported that the president had told Russian officials he felt the dismissal of his Federal Bureau of Investigation director had relieved "great pressure" on him. The report...

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Iowa's GOP senators cast doubt on health care law repeal

Senate Republicans voted last month to lower the vote threshold for Supreme Court nominees to 51 votes, in order to confirm Justice Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court. Now, put the history aside for ...

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LA County sees steep increase in homelessness

LA County sees steep increase in homelessness

The report, based on a count conducted in January by LAHSA, found that there were 57,794 homeless individuals in the county, up from 46,874 people living without permanent shelter a year ago. "They ma...

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