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Ford confirms 1400 job cuts and cost-cutting

Slashing jobs in the USA, even at a 10 percent rate or lower, is likely to spark some conflict with President Donald Trump's administration. Estimates put Ford's global headcount at around 200,000 e...

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Firestorm over Comey's dismissal adds to Trump frustrations

Schiff (D-Calif.), the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, according to the New York Times. Before this new accusation cropped up, Trump had dismissed FBI Director James B. Judge Mic...

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Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi Denounces Firing of FBI Director James Comey

Alice Fisher, a high-ranking Justice Department official in former President George W. Bush's administration, was among those scheduled to be interviewed Saturday. A Morning Consult/Politico poll cond...

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Colorado man to be freed early now in immigration custody

Judge Carlos Samour Jr. of Arapahoe County District Court did not see the justice in this though and ruled on Tuesday to release Lima-Marin back to his family and life. According to the Post, the USA ...

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New Orleans begins takedown of 3rd Confederate-era monument

Due to the widely known intimidation, threats, and violence, serious safety concerns remain . In April, the Charlottesville City Council voted to sell the monument, but the sale was put on hold by a ...

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Severe weather outbreak predicted in Oklahoma, Kansas

Severe weather outbreak predicted in Oklahoma, Kansas

He also said the storm destroyed 40 homes and damaged 50 to 75 others severely. Devin Feuerhelm told KMSP-TV that his sister, Lenna Samuelson, lives in the park with her two daughters, Ashley and Br...

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Senate Intelligence Committee requests Comey memos

The revelation surrounding the memos led to more calls for an independent investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election and whether the Trump campaign colluded with the Russians. Green ...

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John Kasich: Hate to say 'I told you so' about Trump

John Kasich: Hate to say 'I told you so' about Trump

Just one week after Trump fired James Comey, The New York Times reported the now-ousted Federal Bureau of Investigation director had detailed in a memo that the president asked him to cease investig...

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Louisiana lawmakers vote to make it harder to remove Confederate monuments

Louisiana lawmakers vote to make it harder to remove Confederate monuments

A day after storming off the Louisiana House floor in protest over a bill protecting Confederate monuments , members of the Legislative Black Caucus said Tuesday that their colleagues showed a lack...

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Betsy DeVos booed, some turn backs during B-CU commencement speech

Betsy DeVos booed, some turn backs during B-CU commencement speech

Most importantly, opponents find it hard to forget the education secretary's off-mark statement that HBCU's were pioneers of school choice-void of key historical context regarding the creation of HB...

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Closing arguments in Tulsa police officer's trial to begin Wednesday

Closing arguments in Tulsa police officer's trial to begin Wednesday

Tulsa officer Betty Jo Shelby, 43, shot and killed 40-year-old Terence Crutcher in September on the city street where his SUV had stalled. Still, by late Wednesday night, protesters had started to g...

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While Comey memo could be key, any Trump prosecution tricky

While the White House immediately denied Trump had said anything like what he is accused of saying, comparisons were quickly drawn between what Comey's memo said Trump had done and President Richard...

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Putin offers transcript of Trump's meeting with Russians

The former head of Mossad's intelligence directorate has contradicted Donald Trump's claim that he has the "absolute right" to share secret information with foreign officials. "It was reinforced, yet ...

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Could Trump's activities lead to impeachment?

In addition Trump is facing pointed questions about his discussions with Russian diplomats during which he is reported to have disclosed classified information. But the swirling questions about his ...

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Petition to impeach President Donald Trump passes 1 million signers

Petition to impeach President Donald Trump passes 1 million signers

The answer posed in a series of published reports Tuesday could scarcely be more alarming: If the New York Times (which broke the story) and numerous other news organizations (which confirmed it) ...

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Sheriff: 1 dead after tornado hits Wisconsin trailer park

Samuelson's daughters suffered minor injuries, and the mother suffered a gash on her head, but he said all are expected to be fine. He estimates the park had around 50 homes. One confirmed tornado was...

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Belt and Road summiteers swear by open trade centred around WTO

Heads of state and government and officials of global organisations arrived at the Beijing Yanqi Lake worldwide Convention Centre, the main venue of the Belt and Road Forum for global Cooperation, t...

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'Grotesque actions' in Penn State fraternity hazing death

'Grotesque actions' in Penn State fraternity hazing death

The fraternity also has been charged in Piazza's death. Piazza died February 4, two days after he fell, having suffered a nonrecoverable brain injury, ruptured spleen and collapsed lung. Forensic pa...

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Trump Appoints Commission to Investigate Imaginary Widespread Voter Fraud

League of Women Voters President Chris Carson said, "The real objective of this effort is to justify President Trump's false claims of widespread voter fraud in the 2016 elections". The commission's ...

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EU demands talks with US over possible airline laptop ban

EU demands talks with US over possible airline laptop ban

The U.S.is a major destination for Europe-originated flights, with more than 10 million travelers flying there each year from destinations across the continent. The UK announced that it was in close c...

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Tornadoes in Wisconsin, Oklahoma leave 2 dead

Emergency teams are still searching the flattened Prairie Lakes Estates trailer park near Chetek after the tornado touched down in the area just after 5.30pm on Tuesday. Most of the fatalities from to...

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3rd New Orleans Confederate monument taken down

Monument workers covered their faces and wore bulletproof vests and helmets for safety while removing the first two memorials of The White Rebellion and Jefferson Davis . The Louisiana House of Rep...

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MS-13 gang targeted in pre-dawn sweep across Los Angeles

MS-13 gang targeted in pre-dawn sweep across Los Angeles

CNN's was the only TV crew that accompanied authorities during the raids. The chief said this latest indictment and raid marks the seventh time that local, state and federal authorities have targ...

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One killed, 25 injured as tornado hits Midwest US

She says initial reports were that it was more than 400 feet (120 meters) wide. Samuelson's daughters suffered minor injuries. On Tuesday, tornadoes were spotted in several states due to a massive s...

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Liberty University: Watch Trump's Full Commencement Speech, Protests

Liberty University: Watch Trump's Full Commencement Speech, Protests

Anyone else find it ironic that "mandatory attendance" is required at Trump's speech at "LIBERTY" University? Liberty University's graduating class of 2017 were witnesses to Donald Trump's first...

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Frustrated Senate Democrats push 'grand bargain' votes

Frustrated Senate Democrats push 'grand bargain' votes

The state will end the fiscal year June 30 almost $6 billion in debt, and on Wednesday, overdue bills hit $14.3 billion for the first time. State Rep. Deputy Senate Republican Leader Bill Brady of B...

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Trump pays tribute to fallen police officers

Local police departments held memorials and shared their sentiments on social media. President Donald Trump on Monday accused fellow politicians of failing to support police and declared that office...

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FDA Warns on Magellan Diagnostics Lead Blood Tests

FDA Warns on Magellan Diagnostics Lead Blood Tests

Patrick Breysse , the director of the CDC National Center for Environmental Health, says that there is no evidence that tests conducted with blood from a finger or heel stick are inaccurate. However, ...

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Amtrak train conductor shot by passenger near Chicago

Amtrak train conductor shot by passenger near Chicago

On today's date (May 16, 2017) at 4:45PM, Naperville Police Officers were dispatched to the downtown Naperville train station at 105 4 Ave for a report of a gunshot victim on the platform. "It's insan...

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Google Lens Announced At I/O 2017 Keynote: Here's How It Works

It's another step to make it easier to chat naturally with the AI, like the capability for individualized voice recognition that was announced last month for households with multiple members using...

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