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President Trump: 'It's Time to Rebuild Our Country'

President Trump: 'It's Time to Rebuild Our Country'

Trump began by thanking OH for his win saying, "supposed to be close...wasn't close", drawing laughter from the crowd. Trump focused on water infrastructure that is in "dire and even desperate" c...

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Comey: 'Lordy, I hope there are tapes'

The Trump administration originally said Comey was sacked due to mishandling the investigation into Hillary Clinton's private email server. "The president then returned to the topic of Mik...

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House sends tribal casino bill to governor

House sends tribal casino bill to governor

Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy had previously criticized an amendment to the bill creating a new mandate on insurers, saying it showed "disdain" for the insurance industry. Tuesday, there was an a...

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Pruitt blows smoke over coal jobs and climate

When the head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency , Scott Pruitt , incorrectly told a series of talk show hosts this weekend that the coal industry had added almost 50,000 jobs since late ...

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Melania Trump set to move to White House next week

Melania Trump set to move to White House next week

And it's not cheap: A five-hour-long walking tour of of the town cost $90 for two people, and includes all the must-see stops of Melania's childhood like her elementary school and the Communist-era ap...

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USA senate releases former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief's statement before hearing

USA senate releases former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief's statement before hearing

Watch for a battle between Democrats and Republicans over how to characterize Trump's request of Comey - as well as Trump's other requests, like his repeatedly asking Comey for his loyalty. 'Honest lo...

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Ex-FBI Boss Comey Heads To The Senate

After a February 14 meeting on counterterrorism in the Oval Office, Trump dismissed all the participants except Comey , according to the testimony. However, Jonathan Turley, a law professor at George...

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Washington on edge ahead of Comey testimony on Trump, Russia probe

A combination photo shows U.S. President Donald Trump (L) and former FBI Director James Comey . CNN reports Comey's testimony could be pivotal in proving whether or not Trump broke the law during...

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North Carolina governor presses lawmakers to redraw maps now

North Carolina governor presses lawmakers to redraw maps now

At his press conference Wednesday, Cooper acknowledged that given recent history, whatever happens in the next few weeks wouldn't mean the end of the legal challenges. The "Cooper" whose name is in th...

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North Korea test-fires another ballistic missile, US and South Korea say

North Korea test-fires another ballistic missile, US and South Korea say

In their final communique, Abe and Trump - along with the leaders of Canada, France, Germany, Italy and the United Kingdom - said North Korea "increasingly poses new levels of threat of a grave natu...

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Michigan-UNC, Duke-Indiana Headline Big Ten/ACC Matchups

The ACC won the last conference vs. conference challenge past year, but the Big Ten either won or tied the previous seven. UVa fans might remember the 2013 game in Charlottesville in particular, a...

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Supermarket employee kills 3 co-workers

Supermarket employee kills 3 co-workers

Stair "continued firing shots throughout the store", police said , before fatally shooting himself in the head. Police are searching for a motive and are examining his online activity. There was on...

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North Korea fires multiple ballistic missiles

North Korea fires multiple ballistic missiles

It appears that North Korea's firing of the four anti-ship cruise missiles is a demonstration of its weapons capability, that it can accurately target any ship veering too close to its territory. Tw...

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Media shouldn't fall for Trump's infrastructure scheme

Bahrain, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia have cut diplomatic ties to Qatar, accusing it of backing extremist groups. Trump spoke a day after it was revealed that Anthem Inc will...

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Former FBI Director James Comey Testifies Before the Senate Intelligence Committee

Former FBI Director James Comey Testifies Before the Senate Intelligence Committee

But Trump gave a different explanation when he said in an NBC News interview that he had already made a decision to dismiss Comey and was thinking of "this Russian Federation thing" when he did so...

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Prosecutors seek jail time for ex-Penn State president

Prosecutors seek jail time for ex-Penn State president

Prosecutors didn't recommend sentences for ex-athletic director Tim Curley and ex-vice president Gary Schultz . The sentence of two months in jail plus another two under house arrest against a on...

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Fired FBI Director James Comey releases statement a day before his testimony

If confirmed, the Washington Post reports would have fuelled a case for obstruction of justice against Mr. Trump. Coats said: "In my time of service, which is interacting with the president of the...

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Legal experts say Trump comments inappropriate, maybe worse

Legal experts say Trump comments inappropriate, maybe worse

On May 30, Trump wrote on Twitter: "Russian officials must be laughing at the USA & how a lame excuse for why the Dems lost the election has taken over the Fake News". Trump and his Republican allies ...

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Comey says in written statement Trump demanded 'loyalty'

Comey says in written statement Trump demanded 'loyalty'

Here are his full prepared remarks, annotated by NPR journalists. Julie O'Sullivan, a former federal prosecutor who teaches at Georgetown University's law school, said Trump's decision to clear th...

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US President Donald Trump picks Christopher Wray as the new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

US President Donald Trump picks Christopher Wray as the new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

The Senate gatekeepers for Wray's confirmation - who said they were blindsided by the pick - aren't quite swooning over Wray's selection. Sen. While the Senate hearings will provide an appropriate c...

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MLB Investigating Addison Russell Domestic Violence Allegation in Instagram Post

MLB Investigating Addison Russell Domestic Violence Allegation in Instagram Post

Russell's wife, Melisa, published an Instagram post Wednesday evening while the Cubs-Marlins game was being played that said Russell had cheated on her and indicating the two were breaking up. She f...

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Chris Christie: Trump's pressure on Comey was 'normal New York City conversation'

Chris Christie: Trump's pressure on Comey was 'normal New York City conversation'

The testimony, Comey's first public statements since his May 9 dismissal, is likely to bring hours of uncomfortable attention to an administration shadowed for months by an investigation into ties...

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Marchers walk 200 miles to demand an IL budget

Marchers walk 200 miles to demand an IL budget

The governor said all along he would only sign a budget with tax increases if it included reforms like workman's comp or a property tax freeze, two things Democrats have passed but the governor said t...

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Cooper calls special session to redraw unconstitutional legislature maps

Cooper calls special session to redraw unconstitutional legislature maps

Roy Cooper (D) will call the Republican-led state legislature into special session in coming days in an effort to force members to redraw the state's political maps. "This is a clear political stunt ...

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Grandmother suspected of stabbing Colton daughter and granddaughters is caught

Grandmother suspected of stabbing Colton daughter and granddaughters is caught

A telephone message seeking details was left for the department's public information officer. Nicole Darrington-Clark, 43, was arrested a day after authorities said she stabbed her daughter and two ...

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RNC Tries To Spin Comey Testimony: This Proves Trump Right!

Ryan was responding to claims made by Comey in his opening statement, which was released one day ahead of his appearance before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday. For the last 150 or...

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John Kerry compares Trump to OJ Simpson

John Kerry compares Trump to OJ Simpson

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt said withdrawing from the accord was based on sound financial reasoning. Mr Tillerson, who reports have suggested was among those who...

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Trump Taps Seasoned Law Enforcement Attorney to Head FBI

Trump Taps Seasoned Law Enforcement Attorney to Head FBI

Wearing a suit and a blue checked burgundy tie, Comey started his testimony by describing how he was let go by Trump, which he knew was the president's prerogative, but that the "shifting" explanati...

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Top intelligence officials say little about Trump conversations on Russia

Ex-FBI director James Comey is to testify under oath today that Donald Trump pressed him for his "loyalty" and pushed him to "lift the cloud" of investigation shadowing his White House by declar...

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Trump says he feels 'completely and totally vindicated' after Comey's testimony

He was returning to Washington from a trip to Ohio, The Hill reported . In the statement , Comey recounts nine different conversations with President Trump . Some Democrats are alleging that ...

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