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Trump interviews 4 candidates to post of FBI director

Trump interviews 4 candidates to post of FBI director

Neera Tanden, president of the Center for American Progress, a Democratic think tank, said Lieberman lacks law enforcement experience and is too close to Attorney General Jeff Sessions, a former US se...

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North Korea Missile Program Advancing Faster Than Expected, South's Defense Minister Says

North Korea Missile Program Advancing Faster Than Expected, South's Defense Minister Says

The pledge came at a meeting between a senior North Korean foreign ministry official and diplomatic representatives from four Southeast Asian countries, including Vietnam and Laos, over its latest tes...

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Comey Hid Among White House Curtains to Avoid Trump

Trump also said he would announce his pick to succeed Comey soon and told reporters in the Oval Office with Santos just before their joint news conference that 2000 Democratic vice presidential nomi...

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Guest Editorial…Americans lose in GOP health bill

Guest Editorial…Americans lose in GOP health bill

Because states can opt out of the ten essential health benefit protections guaranteed by Obamacare - including emergency services; pregnancy, maternity, and newborn care; and prescription drugs - he...

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Trump wants peace through engagement with North Korea: South Korean envoy

Trump wants peace through engagement with North Korea: South Korean envoy

Hong delivered a personal letter from President Moon during the meeting, which was also attended by Vice President Mike Pence , senior advisor Jared Kushner and national security advisor H.R McMast...

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Trump calls special counsel Russia probe 'greatest witch hunt' in US history

At the start of another roller-coaster week in Washington , Trump was accused of divulging highly sensitive classified information gleaned by Israeli spies to visiting Russian Foreign Minister Sergei...

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Two Senate panels seek Comey memos, Intel wants testimony

Two Senate panels seek Comey memos, Intel wants testimony

Asked what he thinks of the Trump presidency, Putin said it's up to the American people to judge and his performance can be rated "only when he's allowed to work at full capacity", implying that someo...

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What we know about the fiery NJ plane crash that killed 2

What we know about the fiery NJ plane crash that killed 2

A man can be seen running across a parking lot toward the crash site as smoke filled the sky. There were no passenger in the flight and no casualty on the ground has yet been reported following the cr...

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Week recognizes fallen officers

Week recognizes fallen officers

So during this National Police Week , we remember the officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty and express our appreciation for the dedicated men and women who keep the peace. We never ...

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Trump administration announces plans to renegotiate NAFTA

Trump administration announces plans to renegotiate NAFTA

Canada and Mexico haven't been the focus of US criticism over currency, but adding currency rules to Nafta could set a precedent for including them in future negotiations with Asian trading partners. ...

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Brazil crisis deepens with probe of president, top senator

Brazil crisis deepens with probe of president, top senator

His administration has lurched from one crisis to another since he took office just over a year ago. A demonstrator carries a sign that reads in Portuguese "Get out Temer " to protest Brazilian Pre...

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Roger Ailes, Former Fox News CEO, Dead At 77

Roger Ailes, Former Fox News CEO, Dead At 77

Ailes wife Elizabeth issued a statement saying her husband had passed away at the age of 77. "Roger was my best friend, the most wonderful loving husband and father to our son, Zachary ". Fox New...

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President Trump says 'perfect accuracy' not possible

Waters. He added, "Maybe the best thing to do would be to cancel all future "press briefings" and hand out written responses for the sake of accuracy???" Trump said he asked Comey "if it's possibl...

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Sheriff: At least 20 injured when tornado hits trailer park

Officials in Oklahoma are assessing damage after tornadoes hit the Western part of the state Tuesday evening. "A tornado passed in five States Tuesday night, including in Kansas, Nebraska, Oklaho...

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Senate panel wants James Comey to testify

The President has the utmost respect for the law enforcement agencies, and all investigations, the White House said , adding that this is not a truthful or accurate portrayal of the conversation betw...

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Trump says he's 'very close' to naming an FBI director

President Donald Trump's administration is considering appointing Joe Lieberman , the former Democratic vice presidential candidate, to fill former FBI Director James Comey's vacant position. The Sen...

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Lexi Thompson shoots 65 to lead Kingsmill Championship

Lexi Thompson shoots 65 to lead Kingsmill Championship

The list of competitors includes 20 of the top 25 players in the Rolex Rankings, 87 of the top 100 players on the 2017 LPGA Tour money list and six past Kingsmill champions. "I like everything here"...

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Pence sets up PAC to boost Republicans in '18 midterms

For now, fear not a President Pence. "All of the chaos of the last two months in the Trump White House has been self-inflicted". The battle for women's reproductive rights, for example, may even int...

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Brass band celebrates removal of Beauregard monument

Brass band celebrates removal of Beauregard monument

Crowds gathered once again to watch masked men work to bring down the Confederate statue. The 100-plus protesters and onlookers were mostly peaceful, though there were a few minor clashes around 11 p....

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Former Naval Station Mayport sailor arrested in fatal Times Square crash

Former Naval Station Mayport sailor arrested in fatal Times Square crash

A Police Department spokesman said the driver of the vehicle had been taken into custody. Richard Rojas tried to resist arrest before being taken in to custody. Then, a traffic agent told Bradix to ...

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Trump says special counsel appointment "hurts our country terribly"

The person who described the Comey memo to the AP was not authorized to discuss it by name and spoke on condition of anonymity. " I hope you can let this go ", the president told Comey, according...

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Laptop ban on US-bound flights followed 'Israeli spy tip off'

Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem". Regarding the potential move of the US Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem - a Trump campaign promise - Friedman stated, "I know the president is workin...

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GOP candidate for FBI says no special counsel for inquiry

GOP candidate for FBI says no special counsel for inquiry

Senate", the statement said. Rep. Trey Gowdy , R-S.C., also withdrew himself from consideration after speaking with Sessions on Saturday. The latest Texas news from The Associated Press. Several ...

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Jury Acquits Tulsa Cop in Shooting Death of Terence Crutcher

Jury Acquits Tulsa Cop in Shooting Death of Terence Crutcher

Terence did not attack her. Terence didn't charge at her. Terence was not the aggressor. "I have four grandchildren that are at home that has lost their daddy". The SUV belonged to Crutcher. She als...

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Obama 'warned Trump' about hiring Michael Flynn

Obama 'warned Trump' about hiring Michael Flynn

Her testimony, coupled with the revelation hours earlier that President Barack Obama himself had warned Donald Trump against hiring Flynn shortly after the November election, made clear that alarms ...

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Donald Trump told Michael Flynn to "stay strong" amid growing scandal

Donald Trump has kept in touch with Mike Flynn, his former national security adviser who was forced out of the job after 24 days because he misled Vice President Mike Pence about conversations he had ...

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Wikileaks whistle-blower Chelsea Manning released from prison

On Wednesday morning, Manning tweeted that she had finally been released, complete with an image of her new shoes. Manning was known as Bradley Manning when she was sentenced to 35 years in prison ...

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Senate investigators want to know what Comey does about Trump

That is not just an impeachable offense, it is a criminal offense. Any investigation would pay close attention to the timeline. Trump fired Comey on May 9. Offering advice to the new recruits in C...

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Russian foreign minister mocks USA media over reports of Trump intelligence gaffe

Trump has said he could name a new director before he leaves Friday on his first overseas trip as president. "I think it is totally ridiculous". Claire McCaskill, after a Senate meeting with Rosenst...

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Wisconsin Tornado Victims Feel Lucky to be Alive

Wisconsin Tornado Victims Feel Lucky to be Alive

One person in a auto was killed, the station reported, citing an emergency response official. She said initial reports were that it was more than 400 feet wide, and that it was "very fortunate" that i...

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