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Trump targets Canadian trade again, focused on energy, lumber, dairy

Trump targets Canadian trade again, focused on energy, lumber, dairy

Despite the tough talk from Trump, Trudeau said he saw an opportunity to engage with the U.S. President. And again I want to also just mention: included in there is lumber, timber and energy. Canada b...

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United Airlines' CEO finally apologizes

United Airlines' CEO finally apologizes

A Dao family member will speak on his behalf at Thursday's news conference in Chicago, along with members of the family's legal team. Lawyers acting for the physician have filed an emergency requ...

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Trump Orders Wide Review of Financial System Regulations

Mnuchin said that Trump is working with Congress to create a comprehensive tax reform package but insisted on sticking to discussions of Friday's executive order, which Trump plans to sign on his fi...

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Rep. Jason Chaffetz will not seek re-election

Rep. Jason Chaffetz will not seek re-election

In a statement on Facebook , Chaffetz noted that he has long advocated that public service should be for a limited time. "My future plans are not yet finalized, but I haven't ruled out the possib...

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Judge halts plan to execute inmates over 11-day period

Supreme Court reauthorized the death penalty in 1976. An Arkansas federal judge issued an order Saturday to halt planned inmate executions, launching yet another blockade to the state's plan to put ...

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Police Arrest Suspect Over Borussia Dortmund Bus Attack

Police Arrest Suspect Over Borussia Dortmund Bus Attack

On April 11, three explosive devices loaded with metal shards and planted in a hedge damaged the Dortmund team bus as the squad departed for a Champions League match against AS Monaco, 15 kilometers (...

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Arkansas Executes Inmate After 5-4 Supreme Court Vote

Arkansas Executes Inmate After 5-4 Supreme Court Vote

The state originally set eight executions over an 11-day period in April, which would have been the most by a state in such a compressed period since the U.S. "Apparently the reason the state made a d...

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Heading home or on a new job: Fresno victims shot at random

Another was carrying a bag of groceries after stopping at a charity center. Police identify all victims of Fresno shootingPolice say Muhammad has been very cooperative but very cold-hearted, even ligh...

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Trump voices support for Democrat Baldwin's 'American' bill

The "Buy American" portion of the order will tighten the waivers and exemptions that agencies use to get around procurement laws that favor American-made goods, and require agency heads to sign of...

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New GOP Health Proposal Could Ditch Protections For People Who Are Sick

A Senate GOP aide said Friday that budget committee staffers are lending their expertise to make sure the bill language complies with the reconciliation process in the Senate. GOP leaders have shown n...

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Trump Calls First 100 Days Measure A 'Ridiculous Standard'

Trump Calls First 100 Days Measure A 'Ridiculous Standard'

Full of energy and fresh off the campaign trail, a newly inaugurated president will generally try to implement as numerous policies that helped them get elected as possible. He's also been defeated in...

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Key US Sanctuary Cities on Notice, Comply or No Grant Money

Key US Sanctuary Cities on Notice, Comply or No Grant Money

The letters demand that each jurisdiction provide documentation along with "an official legal opinion" that they are complying with the terms of the grant . On July 28, 2016, the Obama Administratio...

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March for Science on Saturday

March for Science on Saturday

The March for Science will be held at cities across the country, including Washington , D.C. The Tulsa version will be one of 518 marches on Earth Day around the world. Some EPA staffers anticipa...

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Justice Department Warns 'Sanctuary Cities,' With Grant Money At Risk

But in the event local law enforcement officers actually do know the immigration status of a citizen, the city or county can't stop him from communicating that information to the feds. "If you believe...

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Democrat fails to avoid run-off in Georgia election, Trump declares victory

In the much-watched race in the typically Republican district, Democrat Jon Ossoff finished first with roughly 48% of the vote, triggering a runoff with second-place finisher, Republican Karen Hand...

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Pence says United States will honour refugee deal with Australia

The vice president also reiterated the importance of global cooperation between the two countries and noted that soldiers from both nations fought alongside one another in Iraq and Afghanistan. Austra...

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Justice Dept. threatens grants given to 'sanctuary cities'

The DOJ statement released Friday warning nine USA cities that they were risking losing federal grants for not complying with federal immigration law. In New York City , violence has been on the ...

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North Korea reacts to Trump threats

North Korea reacts to Trump threats

U.S. President Donald Trump praised Chinese efforts to rein in "the menace of North Korea" on Thursday, after North Korean state media warned the United States of a "super-mighty preemptive strike". N...

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Arkansas Executes Its First Inmate Since 2005

Arkansas Executes Its First Inmate Since 2005

Arkansas has executed an inmate for the first time in almost a dozen years as part of its plan to execute several inmates before a drug expires April 30, despite court rulings that have already spar...

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Dayton opens door to tax hike-free transportation plan

Dayton opens door to tax hike-free transportation plan

Although Dayton still stressed he believes a 10-cent gas tax bump is the best route and cautioned that he'll safeguard government programs that could lose out on money rerouted to transportation funds...

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Maryland Murder Suspect Captured In Vernon

Maryland Murder Suspect Captured In Vernon

Police also learned through the investigation that Nurse was allegedly violating a protective order by having contact with a woman in Vernon. They say Nurse surrendered without incident. He is being h...

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Ron Estes wins 4th District congressional seat

Ron Estes wins 4th District congressional seat

But many voters turned to the Democratic candidate instead, political newcomer James Thompson. "People were writing us off the whole time ", he said. It's true that late polling had Estes underperfor...

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Dade says it's following immigration law

A City Hall spokesman called the threat "nothing new". The letter requires the cities to prove they are complying with an immigration law and cooperating with immigration authorities to continue r...

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Suspect in Fresno killings shouts out in first court hearing

Police are searching for the revolver Muhammad said he tossed into a pile of clothing. Vickie Farr places a candle for Tuesday's shooting victims at a memorial of candles and flowers outside Catholi...

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Sanders promoting new blood in Democrats but impact unclear

Sanders asked, exasperated. "And I think the answer to that is the failure of the Democratic Party - to have a progressive agenda, to bring people into the party, to mobilize people". Earlier Thursday...

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Community Easter egg hunt planned Saturday in Wagoner

Let us know, we'd love to add it! Kendallville - The Kendallville Park and Recreation Department will have a nighttime Easter egg hunt for ages 2-12 on Thursday, April 13, at 8 p.m.at the Ken...

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Trial ending for Pennsylvania man who eluded manhunt in trooper ambush

Trial ending for Pennsylvania man who eluded manhunt in trooper ambush

He was captured about 30 miles from the barracks where he was accused of opening fire on the state troopers during a late-night shift change. Frein shot the two officers in September 2014 before fle...

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Ledell Lee Executed After All Stays of Execution Lifted by SCOTUS

The nation's top court as well as a USA circuit court issued temporary execution stays as they analyzed the case-but ultimately all were lifted. The court denied an appeal from Ledell Lee, the ot...

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How Gorsuch's confirmation could impact the Supreme Court

How Gorsuch's confirmation could impact the Supreme Court

Justice Sonia Sotomayor seemed to agree. Gorsuch would not have been eligible to vote on cases that were heard before he was sworn in , but he could have voted and will vote on which cases to hea...

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4/20 poll: Support to legalize marijuana at all-time high

Support for medical marijuana was even higher at 88 percent. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau provided more happy news last week by unveiling a bill to legalize pot for recreational use across...

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