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Donald Trump claims witch hunt, says he's most hounded leader ever

Donald Trump claims witch hunt, says he's most hounded leader ever

News reports over the past few days have said Spicer and other communications team members may soon be replaced in a White House shake-up. Asked whether he urged Comey to ease up on the Flynn invest...

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Former FBI Director James Comey will testify before Senate intelligence committee

Former FBI Director James Comey will testify before Senate intelligence committee

The development was first reported by the Washington Post. And The New York Times said the U.S. president had told top Russian officials Comey's sacking had relieved "great pressure" on him. "...

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Police seek gun used in child killing as 3 teens charged

Police seek gun used in child killing as 3 teens charged

The vehicle was eventually found (20 kilometres) 14 miles to the north, just off Interstate 55, which also runs in front of the supermarket. They could have left that child on that back seat, asleep. ...

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Trump to Muslims on first foreign trip: Drive out terrorists

Saudi Arabia, the world's top oil exporter, has always been a major ally of the USA, but the relationship soured over Obama's initial reluctance getting involved in Syria and other regional problems, ...

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Oklahoma governor to tour tornado damage

Mayor Jeff Martin in nearby Chetek (sheh-TEK') says turkeys can be seen wandering in the damage. The Wisconsin Department of Military Affairs and the National Weather Service say they will be send...

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Trump will not announce promised embassy move during Israel trip

Trump will not announce promised embassy move during Israel trip

In a short video clip posted by the U.S. Embassy in Israel, Friedman said yesterday that he came to the Western Wall to recite both personal prayers for his family as well as for President Trump. ...

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FBI's Russian Federation probe implicates top White House official

The Times said the document was based on notes taken from inside the Oval Office. "I just fired the head of the FBI He was insane, a real nut job", Mr Trump said, according to a document detailin...

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Trump Tells Russians That Comey Firing Relieved Pressure

By several senators' accounts, he contradicted Trump's statements that Rosenstein's written criticism of FBI Director James Comey had been a factor in Comey's recent firing by the president. The FBI's...

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Supreme Court Declines Republican Bid To Revive North Carolina Voter ID Law

The Supreme Court on Monday rejected an appeal to reinstate North Carolina's voter identification law, which a lower court said targeted African-Americans "with nearly surgical precision."Stay on top ...

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Justice Department Appoints Robert Mueller as Special Counsel for Russia Investigation

Justice Department Appoints Robert Mueller as Special Counsel for Russia Investigation

Trump's pair of tweets regarding the special counsel on Russian Federation probe blatantly contradicts his statement released by the White House on Wednesday. But he also expressed his reservation...

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Fox fires panelist Beckel for racially insensitive remark

Fox fires panelist Beckel for racially insensitive remark

TheWrap is reporting that Fox News' human resources department learned of the incident on Tuesday evening . Beckel previously left Fox News in 2015 after undergoing back surgery. Beckel was canne...

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Trump asks Colombia's help to end Venezuela political crisis

On Wednesday, the Justice Department appointed former FBI Director Robert Mueller as special counsel to conduct an investigation into Russian meddling in the November election and Russian ties to Trum...

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Sweden Drops Rape Investigation Of Julian Assange

Sweden Drops Rape Investigation Of Julian Assange

She told a press conference in Stockholm that the investigation could be reopened if Mr Assange returns to Sweden before the allegation against him elapses under Swedish law in August 2020. He h...

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Ford likely to cut its Asian and N American workforce by 10%

In a statement, Ford said it remains focused on "becoming as lean and efficient as possible" but didn't provide specifics on anticipated cost savings. Ford plans to make the cuts through early retirem...

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China to Take US Beef by July 16

China to Take US Beef by July 16

China has agreed to open up its markets to US financial firms and agriculture exports as part of a new bilateral trade agreement, in a decision the Trump administration called a "herculean accompli...

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Final Confederate monument to come down in New Orleans

Final Confederate monument to come down in New Orleans

P.G.T. Beauregard early Wednesday as the city attempts to rid itself of public works that celebrate the memory of the Confederacy, officials said. At last, a court decision cleared the way for the A...

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Dem: GOP 'looking for a unicorn' on ObamaCare repeal deal

Dem: GOP 'looking for a unicorn' on ObamaCare repeal deal

CBO's analysis highlighted an $880 billion cut to Medicaid, the federal-state health care program for the poor and disabled, which Price sought to cast as a way to give states more leeway to experimen...

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Clinton aide releases debate prep footage

But, hey, at least they had a moment of fun before a devastating loss. When Reines goes in for the hug, Clinton reacts with what one might consider an appropriate amount of revulsion, slapping Reine...

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President Trump Holds Press Conference With Columbia's President Before Overseas Trip

He dismissed outrage over Mr Trump's disclosures as United States politicians whipping up "anti-Russian sentiment". The tumult in Washington has deepened over allegations Trump had sought to end ...

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Boston Celtics get top pick in NBA draft thanks to Nets trade

Boston Celtics get top pick in NBA draft thanks to Nets trade

Either way, the Celtics won big. "It's a good time to be a Celtics fan". There was no losing on this night for the Celtics. Lonzo Ball may only provide one team with a private workout before the...

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Dear Republicans: It is possible to say no to Trump

Dear Republicans: It is possible to say no to Trump

Nonetheless, this week's developments have evoked a sense of a White House that has lost control of events and a president who has become increasingly erratic. These are questions we must ask, and the...

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McMaster: Trump didn't know source of intel he gave to Russian Federation

McMaster: Trump didn't know source of intel he gave to Russian Federation

Donald Trump was unaware of where the intelligence he discussed with Russian Federation came from, his national security adviser H.R. McMaster has admitted in an astonishing insight into the care the ...

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Two die in plane crash at West Virginia airport, officials say (UPS)

Two die in plane crash at West Virginia airport, officials say (UPS)

The accident occurred upon the plane's arrival in Charleston, West Virginia, at 6:55 a.m. after departing Louisville, Kentucky, earlier this morning, according to the FAA. The National Transportation...

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Goodlatte said special counsel for Russian Federation investigation right move

But Thursday morning, Trump lashed out on Twitter , calling it the "single greatest witch hunt of a politician in American history!" Though the details of Rosenstein's Senate address aren't publicl...

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NY state Assembly passes single-payer health care bill

Public health researchers are still trying to understand the effects of the Affordable Care Act even as the Republican-controlled Congress and White House plot how to dismantle the law, also known as ...

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RI Delegation Applauds Selection Of Independent Counsel For Russia Probe

President Donald Trump, followed by Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos arrives for their joint news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington , Thursday, May, 18, 2017. Louis a...

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Trump launches commission to probe alleged voter fraud

Trump launches commission to probe alleged voter fraud

Even after his stunning election win, Trump has alleged that 3 to 5 million people voted illegally because, well, how else could Hillary win the popular vote!? Kobach has been accused of extreme rac...

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Senate Democrats don't want Joe Lieberman to be named Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Lieberman now works at NY law firm Kasowitz Benson Torres , which has represented Trump . The veteran FBI official made headlines for his congressional testimony last week that rejected the White Ho...

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Trump claims 'witch hunt' amid Russian Federation probe

Trump fired Comey on May 9. Once again, Trump's tweets on Thursday saw him stake out a radical departure from the official White House line on an important issue, a habit that has repeatedly under...

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Lawyer says Assange 'is happy today'

Lawyer says Assange 'is happy today'

Marianne Ny, the Swedish director of public prosecutions announced Friday that she was dropping the rape case because there is no prospect of bringing Assange to Sweden "in the foreseeable future" and...

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