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NYC mayor lashes out over DOJ 'soft on crime' statement

NYC mayor lashes out over DOJ 'soft on crime' statement

In a press release, the Department of Justice said numerous jurisdictions are "crumbling under the weight of illegal immigration and violent crime". The targeted jurisdictions also include Clark C...

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Arkansas executes first prisoner in 12 years

Arkansas executes first prisoner in 12 years

That opinion from Pulaski County Circuit Court Judge Alice Gray effectively stays all the scheduled executions over concerns about how the state obtained one of the three drugs in its lethal injection...

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Arkansas executes first inmate since 2005

The Arkansas Supreme Court late on Wednesday stayed the execution of Stacey Johnson, one of two inmates due to die on Thursday, and returned his case to the trial court for reconsideration of potent...

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Gorsuch's First Supreme Court Vote Allows Execution

Gorsuch's First Supreme Court Vote Allows Execution

Arkansas's store of midazolam drug is set to expire at the end of the month and that is what triggered the Department of Correction to plan an unprecedented string of eight executions in ten days this...

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Money for wall is a must

Money for wall is a must

Democrats who say they want Americans covered may have to show up or shut up. GREENE: Well, let's turn to politics in this country. Tom MacArthur , a Republican congressman from New Jersey, recentl...

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ISIS claims Paris attack ahead of vote

French Prime Minister Bernard Cazeneuve speaks next to Interior Minister Matthias Fekl (L) and Justice Minister Jean-Jacques Urvoas after a meeting of the Defense Council on April 21, 2017 at the El...

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Donald Trump hits out at 'ridiculous' 100-day benchmark

Donald Trump hits out at 'ridiculous' 100-day benchmark

As CNN's Jake Tapper pointed out , the 100-day standard has been around since the time of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Analyzing the accomplishments of a United States president after their first 1...

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Chinese Gov't Approves Three Trademarks for First Daughter's Company — Ivanka's Business Booming

Now with a position in his administration, the 35-year-old's skyrocketing fame has quickly made her first name a mononym-like Oprah or Cher. AP reported that building a brand while carrying out go...

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Euro steady, focus on Sunday's French presidential election

The Islamic State terrorist group (ISIS/ISIL) later claimed responsibility for the attack through its propaganda website. Marine le Pen has called on the French government to immediately reins...

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Progress in LGBT rights may not be secure under Trump: Hillary

Progress in LGBT rights may not be secure under Trump: Hillary

She called on attendees to participate in organizations that would foster progress on human rights and for the United States to call out abuses of gay people overseas, like the reported homophobic kil...

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Chicago officials dismiss Justice Dept

Chicago officials dismiss Justice Dept

The U.S. Justice Department said in the letters Friday that it would withhold federal law enforcement grant money unless the jurisdictions can document cooperation. The Democratic mayor called the "...

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Rep. Jason Chaffetz: 'I might depart early' from my congressional seat

Rep. Jason Chaffetz: 'I might depart early' from my congressional seat

Chaffetz has also been put in a hard position as Trump demands Congressional investigations for each conspiracy theory de jour he decides is real based on a Fox News report . After announcing Thu...

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Gorsuch Full of Questions in First US Supreme Court Argument

After Chief Justice John Roberts delivered a short welcome to Gorsuch, the court got down to business. The case considers whether churches should be allowed to receive money directly from state govern...

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25 years for ex-Saint's killer in 'profoundly sad' case

Hayes and his attorneys had argued in the Orleans Parish Criminal District Court trial that he fired his gun in self-defense, claiming that Smith, 34, was reaching for a gun he kept in his auto. Smith...

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Pennsylvania jury weighs murder charge against suspect in trooper ambush

Pennsylvania jury weighs murder charge against suspect in trooper ambush

Prosecutors continued their case Tuesday, but after presenting 534 pieces of evidence over three weeks, appear to be nearing the end of their case. The district attorney has not confirmed whether he...

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The Trump Administration's H-1B Visa Changes Are Creating Uncertainty Among Employers

The Trump Administration's H-1B Visa Changes Are Creating Uncertainty Among Employers

Government data released this week, meanwhile, shows that the number of applicants for H-1B visas has fallen. "I've introduced bipartisan legislation with Senator Durbin to address these problems, a...

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Republican Estes wins Kansas House seat by narrow margin

Republicans escaped a special House election in Kansas with a single-digit victory in a district where they have romped in the past, an early warning sign for the GOP at the start of Donald Trump's pr...

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With eye on North Korea, China puts bombers on 'high alert'

With eye on North Korea, China puts bombers on 'high alert'

Tuesday's anniversary also comes as the North finishes winter military drills and as South Korea and the United States wrap up annual joint military exercises. Trump, who took office in January, has v...

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O"Reilly out at Fox News; internal memo released"

He proved a steady ratings victor for the network over two decades and top ad generator, but also a lightning rod for controversy. But after The New York Times report , advertisers including BMW of...

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Macron seen winning but Le Pen gains

Macron seen winning but Le Pen gains

Islamic State claimed responsibility for the Champs Elysees shooting hours after the attack, in a statement identifying the attacker as "Abu Yousif the Belgian". " Marine Le Pen is notably one to...

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Ann Coulter Vows To Speak At UC Berkeley Despite Cancellation

Officials at U.C. Berkeley , who abruptly canceled her planned April 27 speech on Wednesday citing security concerns, reversed course on Thursday and rescheduled the event for May 2. "It has nothing ...

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Arkansas Conducts First Execution In Nearly A Dozen Years

Arkansas Conducts First Execution In Nearly A Dozen Years

But the first three executions were cancelled because of court rulings. When the call finally came, correction department spokesman Solomon Graves was ready. The tire thumper had been given to Reese...

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Gisele Bundchen bans hubby Tom Brady from Donald Trump's White House

Tight end Rob Gronkowski stuck his head in the door of the briefing room as Press Secretary Sean Spicer was holding a televised press briefing. Brady did recently say on a radio interview that his...

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Gorsuch faced early test in court's life-and-death power

Gorsuch faced early test in court's life-and-death power

Mere days after Justice Neil Gorsuch was seated on the Supreme Court, restoring the panel to full strength, a top Senate Republican said the court could soon be down a member once again - in turn gi...

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Former girlfriend of missing Berkshire County woman's husband charged

Former girlfriend of missing Berkshire County woman's husband charged

Reidy is being considered the sole suspect in Ringer's disappearance, according to the DA's office. Reidy's ex-girlfriend is facing obstruction of justice charges in the case. Reilly provided false ...

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UC Berkeley reverses cancellation of Ann Coulter talk

Berkeley College Republicans, who were sponsoring the speech with support from Young America's Foundation (YAF), received a letter from the administrators who said that the university had been "un...

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Battle for Berkeley: Will Ann Coulter spark another clash?

Battle for Berkeley: Will Ann Coulter spark another clash?

The Berkeley College Republicans and BridgeUSA , a nonpartisan campus political organization, invited the conservative writer to speak on April 27th but on Tuesday, the group received a letter from u...

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Venezuelan opposition to hold 'mother of all marches' against Maduro

Venezuelan opposition to hold 'mother of all marches' against Maduro

A 17-year-old boy and a 23-year-old woman died after being shot during the protests on Wednesday, while a soldier outside Caracas was also said to have been killed , bringing to eight the number of d...

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Gold Prices Remain High as French Election Nears

Gold Prices Remain High as French Election Nears

She's vowed to renegotiate France's position in the European Union (full withdrawal would be easier said than done, given that France's membership in the E.U.is codified in its constitution) at ...

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Democratic unity tour draws crowd in Louisville

Their visit comes as Democrats are trying to rebound from a series of election losses in Kentucky. New York Times reporter Peter Baker said it is not clear who the current leader of the Democratic...

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