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White House Will No Longer Take Questions About Trump And Russia

Ethics waivers : "The Office of Government Ethics next week will release copies of about two dozen ethics waivers for officials working at federal agencies showing which members of the administration...

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LSU commits five errors, still crushes Texas Southern

LSU commits five errors, still crushes Texas Southern

LSU trailed 7-5 before taking the lead for good with a four-run rally in the fifth, highlighted by Josh Smith's run-scoring double. Watson smoked two home runs in the contest, becoming the first L...

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Trump may block Comey testimony before Senate

Trump may block Comey testimony before Senate

Comey felt "blindsided" by his dismissal, which he first saw on television while speaking to Federal Bureau of Investigation agents in California. Asked Friday if the White House might invoke exec...

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New Orleans Robert E Lee Monument

New Orleans Robert E Lee Monument

Workers tied ropes around a towering statue of Gen. Robert E. Lee, removing the last of New Orleans' four Confederate monuments Friday as hundreds gawked and some danced in the streets. Beauregard i...

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Putin urges joint work with Trump on climate change

The premier said he hopes the meeting could send a positive signal that the China-EU relationship remains stable and is steadily improving, and that they could respond to the global uncertainties wi...

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The 62-second encounter with police that killed Philando Castile

Another video could also emerge as key evidence in the case against the St. Anthony officer. The jury will be able to see the footage from Yanez's dash cam and, of course, the infamous Facebook live...

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Trump's biggest goals at risk as Kushner is sucked into probe

Also on the Russian Federation front: "Robert Mueller, the special counsel investigating possible ties between the Trump election campaign and Russian Federation, is expanding his probe to assume co...

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Trump is unlikely to invoke executive privilege to stop Comey's testimony

Trump is unlikely to invoke executive privilege to stop Comey's testimony

White House officials on Friday wouldn't rule out that Trump would attempt to invoke executive privilege, which Democrats have argued would be "baseless". But seeking a restraining order barring...

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Sunny Weekend but Strong Storms Saturday Night

Sunny Weekend but Strong Storms Saturday Night

Rain chances each day will remain high at 60% for those scattered downpours which will be possible each day through next week. North wind 5 to 7 miles per hour becoming light and variable in the even...

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Explosion at Wisconsin corn milling plant kills at least 1

Explosion at Wisconsin corn milling plant kills at least 1

Firefighters and investigators will be back at a corn mill in southern Wisconsin Friday to look for the cause of a deadly explosion. The names of both victims are not being released until family has b...

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Russian Banker Sergey Gorkov Dodges Questions About Kushner Meeting

The Indian-American envoy's defense of Kushner, 36, came after the American media reported last week that he discussed to open a secret "back-channel" between Russia and Trump's presidential transit...

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Cuomo Talks Climate Change, Points to Extreme Weather Events Here

On Thursday, Trump announced in the Rose Garden at the White House that the USA would withdraw from the Paris Climate Accord, which is geared at combating climate change . "I made the U.K.'s position...

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TPP trade deal members seek to move ahead without US

TPP trade deal members seek to move ahead without US

Trade ministers from the 11 remaining TPP countries will meet on Sunday, where they are expected to agree to keep the deal alive. New US trade representative Robert Lighthizer will have individual...

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3 ex-Penn State officials sent to jail in Sandusky scandal

The officials were charged for failing to go to law enforcement after being told in 2001 that a former assistant football coach, Jerry Sandusky, had been seen molesting a boy in a locker room shower. ...

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Trump Administration Asks SCOTUS to Reinstate 'Muslim Ban'

The administration said that campaign statements are irrelevant because they were made before Trump took the oath of office, and the president's national security judgment is enough to bar second-...

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Putin puts India on top, downplays ties with Pak

The comments come after Donald Trump's administration has been placed in the crosshairs of a special prosecutor who is looking into possible collusion or ties between members of Trump's inner circ...

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Woman says churchgoers told to lie about attack

Woman says churchgoers told to lie about attack

Covington, 58, has pleaded innocent to one count each of kidnapping and assault. If convicted, Covington faces up to two years in prison. The case argues that Fenner was leaving a prayer service i...

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White House Truncates Media Briefing, Leaving Questions Unanswered

Allen said it's highly likely those sources were people inside the White House , very close to Trump or Kushner. Likewise, they claim Jared was the only senior White House adviser who suggested fir...

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President Trump Breaks Silence of Kushner Reports, Dismisses As 'Fake News'

President Trump Breaks Silence of Kushner Reports, Dismisses As 'Fake News'

Mr Kushner, 36, who is married to Mr Trump's daughter Ivanka, had at least three previously undisclosed contacts with the Russian ambassador to the U.S. In an interview with Australian television ABC ...

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Vermont to join US Climate Alliance

The idea behind the Paris Agreement is limiting carbon emissions worldwide to help combat global warming. "In any case", he responded . During Friday's press conference, the Sierra Club tweeted i...

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Herman: Dan Patrick assigns blame, wins with likely special session

Herman: Dan Patrick assigns blame, wins with likely special session

Advocating for the plan, Senate Judiciary Chairman Charlie Trump, R-Morgan, said, "The status quo in West Virginia is simply not good enough". Negotiations on a North Carolina-style measure that c...

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New California legislation would allow alcohol sales until 4 am

New California legislation would allow alcohol sales until 4 am

Yet the $400 billion single-payer proposal that's advancing in the California legislature would restore fee-for-service to its once-dominant perch in California . Support dropped to 42 percent wh...

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Trump's decision harming him, US, poor countries, says daily

May spoke after President Donald Trump's announcement that he would pull out of the Paris accord sent the issue of climate change - and May's attempts to bolster the trans-Atlantic "special rela...

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Americans: GOP health care bill will cost them

Americans: GOP health care bill will cost them

So, join me in congratulating the appointment of our own local health care death panel representative; Mr. Dan Newhouse. After House passage of its measure, the USA bishops "noted the positive aspec...

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Game Words with Friends adds Trump's 'covfefe' to its list

Another suggested " covfefe " was becoming a popular name for babies in states that voted for Trump. Peter Sokolowski, Merriam-Webster's editor at large, said that " covfefe " was a typographical er...

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Trump appeals Muslim ban 2.0 loss to the Supreme Court

Trump's second executive order refining his ban prevents nationals of six Muslim-majority countries - Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria, Sudan and Yemen - from entering the United States for 90 days. T...

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CNN Hosts Make Spelling Bee Champion Attempt to Spell 'Covfefe'

Ananya's parents and brother stormed onto the stage to embrace her as the confetti fell. Despite failing to advance in the competition, her spirits remained high. "She was the one who started teachi...

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Erie County Seeks to Hold Itself to Paris Climate Agreement

Nike has also weighed in on the issue following the announcement. "The fight against climate change , and all the research, innovation and technological progress it will bring, will continue, wit...

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Putin accuses United States of hysteria over election hacking inquiry

Putin, speaking at an economic forum in Russian Federation, said that although he thinks it would have been better for the U.S.to try to change the agreement rather than leave it, he isn't rushing to ...

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You don't speak for us on climate

The U.S. exit should not affect the overall goal, which is to keep the increase in global average temperature over pre-industrial levels to less than 2°C. Twenty-five companies, including technology g...

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