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Spicer on Trump's Tweets: 'They're Considered Official Statements By the President'

Looking toward the 2018 midterms, 48 percent of voters said Trump's Twitter usage will hurt the changes of Congressional Republicans, while 35 percent said the messages will give Democrats a boost. ...

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More Lehigh Valley leaders pledge to uphold Paris climate agreement

Constitution prohibits individual states from joining formal worldwide treaties. Shifeta stressed that the withdrawal by one of the world biggest emitters of greenhouses gases would have major imp...

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Russian banker Sergey Gorkov brushes off questions about meeting with Jared Kushner

Russian banker Sergey Gorkov brushes off questions about meeting with Jared Kushner

His sister Nicole Meyer, who took over the company after Kushner left, came under fire last month after she appeared to reference her family's White House connections during a presentation to potent...

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Shares Trading up at $213.49 (MTN) Vail Resorts Closes Its Acquisition of…

Shares Trading up at $213.49 (MTN) Vail Resorts Closes Its Acquisition of…

About shares traded. Vail Resorts, Inc . (NYSE: MTN ). Jane Street Grp Llc has 0.01% invested in Vail Resorts, Inc . It has outperformed by 0.30% the S&P500. 116 funds opened positions while 398 rai...

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Jury expected to be seated for Ohio cop's murder retrial

Jury expected to be seated for Ohio cop's murder retrial

But Prosecutor Stacey DeGraffenreid told jurors while the video may be fast , an expert will walk them through it frame by frame. A former University of Cincinnati police officer faces a second t...

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James Comey says Donald Trump told lies about him and the Federal Bureau of Investigation

James Comey says Donald Trump told lies about him and the Federal Bureau of Investigation

In written testimony released by the Senate Intelligence Committee on Wednesday, Comey quoted Trump as telling him the Russian Federation investigation was a "cloud" impairing his ability to operate...

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GOP congressional candidate doesn't support 'livable wage'

Handel also praised Trump's decision to pull out of the Paris climate accord and said his firing of former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey was " probably overdue ". Handel an...

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Deja vu: Illinois' legislative session to end without a state budget

Gov. Rauner: I am going to demand that the Democratic majority [going forward] be here in Springfield and negotiate a compromise- a truly balanced budget with changes to fix our system ... "Um, Sp...

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Appeals Court Upholds Block on President Trump's Revised Travel Ban

Appeals Court Upholds Block on President Trump's Revised Travel Ban

In the decision , the federal judges argue that the executive order violates the Establishment Clause in the First Amendment of the constitution, which states, "Congress shall make no law respect...

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Mark Zuckerberg Returns To College - Sort Of

Mark Zuckerberg Returns To College - Sort Of

Zuckerberg , who like the graduates is a millennial, started Facebook in his dorm room in 2004. After Zuckerberg dropped out of Harvard , he vowed never to return in 2005. Along with his wife P...

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Trump heading to OH to talk infrastructure

The infrastructure push comes as the White House seeks to refocus attention on core promises to boost jobs and the economy that Trump made past year during his presidential campaign. According to th...

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James Comey: Trump administration 'defamed' me and Federal Bureau of Investigation with 'lies'

James Comey: Trump administration 'defamed' me and Federal Bureau of Investigation with 'lies'

Mr Comey said that he declined to do so in large part because of the "duty to correct" that would be created if that situation changed. "I didn't obey that", Comey said. The reason I keep saying ...

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James Comey's Opening Remarks: It's All About Him

James Comey's Opening Remarks: It's All About Him

Comey, for his part, accused the Trump administration in his testimony of spreading "lies, plain and simple" about him and the Federal Bureau of Investigation in the aftermath of his abrupt firing, in...

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Car Involved in Derek Fisher's DUI Crash Reportedly Registered to Matt Barnes

Car Involved in Derek Fisher's DUI Crash Reportedly Registered to Matt Barnes

Fisher's passenger was Gloria Govan , who divorced from Barnes in 2016. The auto was completely totaled. Both occupants were uninjured following the collision, but the California Highway Patrol wou...

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Russian Election Hacking & Trump Loyalty: Watch James Comey's Shocking Testimony

Warner, D-VA. Comey was also asked if he believed he was sacked because of the bureau's investigation into Russia's meddling in the 2016 election as well as Russia's ties with Trump's campaign. "He sa...

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LEADING OFF: Gennett follows 4-HR game; Kershaw vs Strasburg

LEADING OFF: Gennett follows 4-HR game; Kershaw vs Strasburg

Not only is it exciting watching any player crack a ball over the fence, it's truly remarkable to see them do it multiple times in one game. Scooter Gennett hit four home runs, matching the major le...

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China rejects US call for release of labor rights activists

China rejects US call for release of labor rights activists

Associated Press writer Catherine Lucey and Matthew Pennington in Washington and researcher Fu Ting in Ganzhou contributed to this report . Both factories produced Ivanka Trump-brand shoes, said ...

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What Does Trump Gain By Attacking His Own Justice Department on Twitter?

What Does Trump Gain By Attacking His Own Justice Department on Twitter?

Trump to revive his campaign rhetoric amid the chaos and drift that has paralysed this administration. Trump has already seen his past statements, and those of his surrogates, used against him in cour...

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White House clams up about Russian Federation investigations

White House clams up about Russian Federation investigations

In creating a separate entity to handle the Russian Federation fallout, the White House hopes existing staffers can return their focus to executing the President's agenda, which has largely stalled as...

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Pentagon chief has stern words for China, North Korea

For weeks, the United States has been negotiating with China on new measures to ratchet up the pressure on North Korea but Beijing has insisted on the need to open up dialogue. "Like it or not, we...

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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'

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

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

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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