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Trump seen as worst administration spokesperson

A Monmouth University survey found that 61 percent of Americans think Trump hurts his cause when he speaks for his administration, compared to 33 percent who say he helps. And of all the people on t...

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Kabul protest that left several dead enters second day

Afghanistan's capital was hit by one of its worst attacks since 2014 on Wednesday. The street clashes during which police fired live rounds to disperse hundreds of stone-throwing demonstrators left ...

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Gov. Charlie Baker says MA will join US Climate Alliance

Gov. Charlie Baker says MA will join US Climate Alliance

Trump said participation in the pact would undermine the USA economy, wipe out American jobs, weaken national sovereignty and put America at a disadvantage to other countries. "We believe that there ...

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Armed Man At Orlando International Airport In Custody

Armed Man At Orlando International Airport In Custody

Suspect is contained". The former Marine faces one count of aggravated assault with a firearm and is being held for mental health evaluation, Mina said. Video footage from the airport showed dozens ...

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Defense wants talk of Castile's permit omitted

Yanez fired seven shots in the direction of Castile in rapid succession. Yanez is of Latino descent. "Sir, I have to tell you that I do have a firearm on me", Castile reportedly said, according to...

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Vladimir Putin urges 'joint work' with Donald Trump on climate

Vladimir Putin urges 'joint work' with Donald Trump on climate

At the Friday forum moderated by Kelly, Putin compared the US blaming Russian Federation for the hacks to " blaming the Jews ". The Russian government has denied USA intelligence agencies' conclus...

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Turkey accuses U.S. of 'aggressive actions' over embassy brawl

Lapses in security were caused "by the inability of USA authorities to take sufficient precautions at every stage of the official program", the foreign ministry said , adding that the incidents would...

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Trump's ties to Russian Federation are well-documented

This past week, matters grew even more serious for Trump with new media reports of the president's son-in-law and now-White House adviser Jared Kushner prior to Trump taking office alleged...

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U.S. evangelical green groups pan Trump's climate accord exit

U.S. evangelical green groups pan Trump's climate accord exit

The money would support the operations of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change Executive Secretariat, "including its work to help countries implement their commitments under the 2015 Paris...

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Pens' Bonino in walking boot, questionable for Game 3

Pittsburgh defeated Nashville 5-3 in Game 1 and 4-1 in Game 2 . In the 1992 Stanley Cup Final, the Pittsburgh Penguins were the defending Stanley Cup Champions and they hosted Game #1 . As We...

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DOJ: Mueller's Appointment As Special Counsel Complies With Ethics Rules

DOJ: Mueller's Appointment As Special Counsel Complies With Ethics Rules

The numbers come as the White House struggles to deal with the controversy surrounding the firing of former FBI Director James Comey , who was investigating the Trump campaign's ties to Russian Fed...

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3rd worker found dead after blast at Wisconsin corn mill

3rd worker found dead after blast at Wisconsin corn mill

The body of a victim was recovered on Wednesday, bringing total confirmed deaths there to two. Emergency crews were still searching for a third worker. Eleven people were taken to area hospitals via a...

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Former Connecticut Senator Joe Lieberman On Trump's Short List For FBI Director

Trump told reporters at the White House on Thursday that he was " very close " to announcing his pick. He also took on a cable company he said was leveraging its exclusive territory to muscle into t...

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German chancellor teams up with rival against Trump

Xi grabbed headlines with a message in support of globalization and the fight against man-made climate change. "Everyone is impacted and if we do nothing our children will know a world of migrations...

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Former PSU administrators all get jail time

Another former Penn State official was sentenced on Friday as well, with former athletic director Tim Curley receiving a three-month sentence. Spanier, 69, will serve four to 12 months in jail and...

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Former Penn State administrators sentenced to jail time in Sandusky case

In October that year, he was sentenced to a minimum 30 years and a maximum of 60 years in prison. The Philadelphia Inquirer reports that emails show the officials considering, then rejecting, th...

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Weapons to the Middle East

Weapons to the Middle East

The groups the United States has been fighting in Afghanistan, Iraq and elsewhere since the September 11, 2001, attacks on Washington and NY are mostly Sunni Muslims, and enemies of Iran. After spendi...

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U.S. states, cities step in to fill Trump Paris exit

On Thursday, the White House had tweeted , "The Paris Accord is a bad deal for Americans", and linked to a video which said the agreement "undermines" USA competitiveness and jobs, was "badl...

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'Drive out' extremists: Trump to Middle East

'Drive out' extremists: Trump to Middle East

Describing the first day of his trip as a "tremendous success", Trump went on to give a speech about extremist ideology to a group of 50 leaders of Muslim majority countries in an address that e...

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China makes concessions to Germany on electric auto quotas

China makes concessions to Germany on electric auto quotas

France , Germany and Italy have mooted the idea of allowing the EU to block Chinese investment in Europe , partly because European companies are denied similar access in China and because of risk...

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U.S. Companies and Cities Agree to Uphold Paris Agreement

Others, including Russia, India and Mexico, quickly signaled their commitment to the accord, although a Kremlin aide said it would not be viable without USA participation. "Countries worked hard f...

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Trump plays "covfefe" card and lashes out at Kathy Griffin for video

On Tuesday, Spicer jousted with several reporters during his daily briefing when they posed questions about Russian Federation or a handful of ongoing congressional and federal probes. A president...

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Putin denies Russia behind US election-related hacking

Petersburg , that the cyber disrupters might have been Russians who made a decision to meddle simply on behalf of their country. In a joint statement , the Modi and Putin marked 70 years of coope...

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Bloomberg says US does not need Washington to fulfil Paris agreement

In Durham, Mayor Bill Bell several years ago signed the U.S. Conference of Mayors' climate-protection agreement. "As a city , we remain dedicated to getting to 100 percent renewable energy by 202...

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Portland Hero Meets With Teenage Girl He Stood Up For

Portland Hero Meets With Teenage Girl He Stood Up For

Taliesin died a hero, like many other Americans who have died defending freedom. You got no safe place! On April 29, Christian participated in a right-wing "March for Free Speech" on 82nd Avenue i...

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GOP Sen. Not Optimistic Senate Will Approve O'care Replacement This Year

In the Senate, they have the majority by two votes. "They have forgotten about the middle class, they've forgotten about infrastructure, they've forgotten about the people who voted for Donald Trump...

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Triangle cities join revolt against U.S. withdrawal from climate pact

Triangle cities join revolt against U.S. withdrawal from climate pact

He called Trump's withdrawal from the pact a "mistake". But across the top three cable news networks, the focus Thursday centered more on the political ramifications of Trump's decision than the e...

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Ex-Penn State Officials Sentenced in Jerry Sandusky Scandal

Ex-Penn State Officials Sentenced in Jerry Sandusky Scandal

It has been a stunning downfall for Spanier, 68, who had spoken publicly about his own history of being abused as a child by his father, who beat him severely. Spanier was also a fascinating character...

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David Gergen: Kushner Might Want to Take Leave of Absence

David Gergen: Kushner Might Want to Take Leave of Absence

Gergen went on to describe how Kushner's influence in the White House seems to have weakened. "He discussed opening a secret line of communications that could be monitored by Russian intelligence ...

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Woman recalls OR train stabbing victim's final words

Woman recalls OR train stabbing victim's final words

That's what liberalism gets you. Authorities say Christian started verbally abusing two young women, including one wearing a hijab. If you have an 11-year-old who has a hard time understanding the...

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