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Trump Claims He Was "Going to Fire Comey Regardless of Recommendations"

Trump also added that he'd planned to fire Comey for some time but didn't move on it until he received the recommendation from Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. "I said, 'If it's possible, wou...

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DOJ to Investigate Ex-Officer's Fatal Shooting of Texas Teen

DOJ to Investigate Ex-Officer's Fatal Shooting of Texas Teen

An investigation into the shooting has been launched by both the Dallas County Sheriff's Department and the district attorney's public-integrity unit, and the officer who shot Edwards has been placed ...

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Trump attacks on fired Federal Bureau of Investigation chief meet resistance

Trump attacks on fired Federal Bureau of Investigation chief meet resistance

To Mr. Trump's probable discomfort, in congressional testimony Thursday , acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe said he would not brief the White House on the "highly significant" FBI investigation o...

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Tillerson lays out United States diplomatic priorities

Tillerson lays out United States diplomatic priorities

Last week in the U.N. Security Council, Tillerson called on countries to suspend or downgrade diplomatic ties with Pyongyang, saying it abuses diplomatic privileges to help fund its arms programs. "...

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Blue House: S.Korean leader Moon discuss N.Korea with China's Xi

The new South Korean leader also vowed to sincerely consult with the US and China to resolve the issue on the US Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile defense system. Park's conservative...

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Obama Presidential Center Design Unveiled

Barack Obama announced that he and Michelle will personally donate $2 million to summer jobs programs in Chicago. Mayor Rahm Emanuel, a former White House chief of staff in the Obama administration...

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Axelrod: It takes a lot of work to lose to Trump

Axelrod: It takes a lot of work to lose to Trump

Republicans slammed the supposedly impromptu chat between the ex-president and the country's top prosecutor, alleging the fix was in regarding the feds' probe into Hillary. "The Department of Justice ...

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Three Republicans Vote To Preserve Obama Emissions Rule

But not all Republicans supported the measure, in part because it would have made regulating methane waste more hard in the future. The fact that it failed, she said in a statement , shows "a major...

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Sean Spicer under fire during crucial week for Trump

Almost four months into his tenure, Trump's White House is suffering from a credibility crisis that has only grown worse in light of the bungled Comey firing. At press time, Fox & Friends was now repo...

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Frat member told 911: 'We have a friend who's unconscious'

Part of it reads: "Tim Piazza deserved more from the men he sought to join in the name of brotherhood". Authorities say video surveillance shows Piazza stumbling and falling after an alcohol-fueled ...

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'Sickening' Details of Fraternity Pledge's Final Hours Revealed

Piazza , a 19-year-old sophomore, died from a traumatic brain injury early February 4 after chugging beer, wine and vodka in a pledge ritual and falling down stairs - with his fellow students, who did...

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China says it tested new missile in northeastern sea

The missile was created to "raise operational capability" of the armed forces to "effectively respond to threats" to national security, it said, adding that the test had "achieved an expected result"....

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Hannity responds to speculation about future at Fox

He added that Shine's "contribution to our channel and our country will resonate for many years". According to The Hollywood Reporter , Shine was a staunch defender of O'Reilly when the host was at...

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Bill Shine leaves role as co-president of Fox News

In this April 24, 2017 photo, Fox News co-president Bill Shine , right, leaves a NY restaurant with Rupert Murdoch , second from right, the executive chairman of 21st Century Fox . Shine has been w...

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Disappearing Montana Glaciers A 'Bellwether' Of Melting To Come?

Disappearing Montana Glaciers A 'Bellwether' Of Melting To Come?

A 23-year-old woman from IL has been found safe almost one week after she went missing on a hike in Montana. "In several decades they will be mostly gone". In places near the park, ice was a mile deep...

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Donald Trump Accuses James Comey Of 'Spying' After Firing Him

He refused to comment on what Comey did or didn't say, but when asked whether it would be common for an FBI director to notify someone they were not the target of an investigation, said "I'm not a...

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Officer shot after man opens fire in Ohio nursing home

Officer shot after man opens fire in Ohio nursing home

The shooting was reported around 8 a.m.at a nursing home in Kirkersville, according to 10TV . Reports of the shooting at the Pine Kirk Care Center in Kirkersville came around 7:30 a.m. Authorities ...

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Still no verdict for Florida ex-congresswoman's fraud trial

About 15 spectators and reporters lounged in U.S. District Judge Timothy Corrigan's courtroom waiting for a decision, but the group reported back to the judge only during a 5 p.m. They say she did thi...

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Mostly cloudy today, rain on the way

Mostly cloudy today, rain on the way

Skies will be sunny for Mother's Day , on Sunday , as high pressure builds in. Highs will be in the mid-90s for most areas and mid-80s at the beach. The chance of precipitation is 60 percent. Winds ...

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Crowd gathers for May Day rally, march in San Francisco

Crowd gathers for May Day rally, march in San Francisco

Portland, Oregon, police say officers have arrested at least three people during a downtown May Day rally and march that they say became a riot. "Workers make everything happen", said Tom Linebarger...

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Tillerson: Trump will not rush USA climate policy review

A few hundred people chanted slogans and made speeches to protest the presence of U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in Fairbanks, Alaska, on Wednesday, May 10, 2017. As the outgoing chair of the A...

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Even the White House's timeline for Trump firing James Comey is suspicious

Matt, so what is your reporting telling you what about preceded this blockbuster announcement yesterday? For the time being, however, Trump presented his decision to fire the 56-year-old director ...

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Corrine Brown Found Guilty of 18 Charges of Fraud and Tax Evasion

An FBI accountant testified Brown, who earned around $175,000 a year as a member of Congress with a pension from the Florida Legislature, spent an average of $1,438 per month more than her reported in...

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Jury resumes work in former congresswoman's fraud trial

Evidence at trial showed that between late 2012 and early 2016, Brown participated in a conspiracy and fraud scheme involving One Door for Education - Amy Anderson Scholarship Fund (One Door) in which...

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What Are Methane Emissions? Congress Upholds Obama Environmental Rule On Greenhouse Gas

The rule was issued by the Interior Department's Bureau of Land Management in November 2016. Hoeven said methane emissions are already being regulated by states and the industry, pointing to Nort...

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Pro-Ryan group launches ad thanking supporters of House healthcare bill

Republican Representative Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, who is not seeking re-election next year, warned the bill "has the potential to severely harm the health and lives of people in south Florida". Senate,...

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AMBER Alert issued for missing Hampton infant and mother possibly abducted

AMBER Alert issued for missing Hampton infant and mother possibly abducted

Also missing and possibly abducted is the baby's mother, Keir Johnson. Family members reported the two missing on May 1. She was last seen at the 1900 block of Hastings Avenue in Hampton, Virginia. Sh...

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Mormons pull older teens out of Boy Scouts

Mormons pull older teens out of Boy Scouts

Stan Lockhart, former president of the Utah National Parks Council of the Boy Scouts of America, said the Boy Scouts will focus on their goal of helping young men become "contributing members of soc...

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I wanted to fire 'showboat' James Comey anyway

I wanted to fire 'showboat' James Comey anyway

Warner said the timing of Comey's dismissal by President Donald Trump is troubling. During an often-combative press briefing, she told reporters of the chaotic and confusing week: "In this process...

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Trump to sign orders expanding drilling in Arctic and Atlantic

Bush that Obama expanded by 442,781 square miles . So far, Trump's energy policies have aimed at reversing the plentiful environmental protections established by his predecessor, former President B...

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