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Comey Agrees to Testify in Open Hearing Before Senate Intel Committee

In one story, the Washington Post reported that a law enforcement Russia probe has identified a current adviser to the president as a "person of interest", while a New York Times story reported ...

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Chaffetz Seat To Be Filed In November Election

Thomas said that once the state certifies the election results on November 28, it would be up the U.S. House of Representatives to decide when to swear-in Chaffetz's replacement, meaning the seat co...

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Garcia's 2 HRs, 6 RBIs lead Chicago's 16-1 rout of Seattle

Garcia's 2 HRs, 6 RBIs lead Chicago's 16-1 rout of Seattle

So far in 2017 he's 2-5 with a.392 ERA in 9 starts for the White Sox. The setback denied the Mariners a three-game winning streak and dropped them to 3-2 on their seven-game homestand. Pelfrey allowed...

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Severe storms move out of Texas, into Oklahoma and Arkansas

Severe storms move out of Texas, into Oklahoma and Arkansas

The National Weather Service is now predicting a high risk of severe storms in the central northern part of the state, including Woodward. The devastation was severe in many states, as damaged houses ...

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Dem Lawmaker To Call For Trump's Impeachment This Morning On House Floor

Vulnerable House Republicans are calling for former FBI Director James B. Comey to testify before Congress following a report from The New York Times that President Donald Trump told him to drop a...

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New Orleans removes second Confederate-era monument

New Orleans removes second Confederate-era monument

The Jefferson Davis statue is the second of four that has been removed , in an effort to reflect the progress the city has made since its inception. church massacre by white supremacist Dylann Ro...

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Tillerson straddles fence on U.S. climate change policy at Arctic Council

A protester carries a sign depicting the earth during the Peoples Climate March near the White House in Washington, U.S., April 29, 2017. Lisa Murkowski, seated left, speak with representatives of A...

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Online betting increases over whether Trump will be impeached

The West Michigan libertarian firebrand is one of two House Republicans supporting Democratic legislation to form an independent commission to investigate allegations into Russian Federation and its r...

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With 'tapes' tweet, Trump evokes Nixon's White House

Comey. It is not yet clear if such recorded tapes actually exist, but Trump's tweet was a veiled threat that added to the controversy over after Comey's firing. He said in an interview on Thursday wit...

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Three Teens Arrested For Murder Of 6-Year-Old Boy

Three Teens Arrested For Murder Of 6-Year-Old Boy

Tyree Jones said was abandoned in a muddy ditch about 15 miles (20 kilometers) north of the city. But at around 9.30am the authorities confirmed to local news site The Clarion-Ledger that Kingston w...

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Massachusetts Was the Only State to See Unemployment Rate Increase in April

The state's unemployment rate also remains higher than the national unemployment rate, which was 4.4 percent in April, down from 4.5 percent in March. That's the lowest unemployment rate for Colorado ...

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Trump reportedly called Comey a 'nut job' to Russian officials

But the question remained whether anyone now serving in the White House would be implicated in the investigation. Comey will certainly be asked about encounters that precipitated his firing, includi...

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Keating Concerned with One of Trump's Top Picks for FBI Director

According to media reports , the Trump administration is considering four candidates to replace fired FBI Director James Comey. Frank Keating (R), former FBI official Richard McFeely and acting FBI Di...

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Ex-FBI chief Comey to testify to Senate panel in public session

Earlier this week, revelations that Comey kept memos detailing his conversations with Trump, including one in which the president apparently pressed his former Federal Bureau of Investigation director...

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'Impeachment' Google searches spike as Trump scandals pile up

The president of the United States, while he is in office, can be sued in a civil proceeding, but he can't be indicted criminally. "That in fact was the first Article of Impeachment under President ...

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John Kerry, security experts team up to defend Iran deal from Trump

However, Washington also separately extended wider sanctions relief for Iran called for under the nuclear accord. "However, as my administration is reviewing its policy on Iran and in line with the ...

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Men Stole Car, Killed 6-Year-Old in Back Seat

Phil Bryant in a statement posted to Facebook Thursday. Officials say the teens killed the boy after stealing his mother's vehicle. Authorities said in a news conference that they filled out a m...

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Comey Memo Turns Up Volume on Impeachment Calls

Comey Memo Turns Up Volume on Impeachment Calls

He and other leaders instead began the longshot process today of trying to force a House vote on an independent investigation. According to the recent polls conducted by PPP, 48 percent of Americans n...

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Investigation launched into whether White House officials covered up Russian meddling

Trump said, according to the document, which was read to The New York Times by an American official. One official had read quotations to the Times and another had confirmed the broad outlines of t...

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Rivers start to drop, but flood crisis isn't over yet

Rivers start to drop, but flood crisis isn't over yet

As a surge of water continues to flow downstream, flooding will occur along the middle and lower Mississippi River through the middle of May and perhaps to the end of the month in some areas. I-44 has...

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US President Trump arrives in Saudi Arabia

President Donald Trump is preparing for a busy day of meetings in Saudi Arabia. Anticipation around what Melania and Ivanka would wear during the visit had been building for days: Saudi Arabia is a ...

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Passenger aboard LAX flight to Hawaii tries to break into cockpit

A passenger on an American Airlines flight was arrested on Saturday after trying to breach the cockpit. Airport police investigated and determined Uskanil had been drinking but did not meet the cr...

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Trump promises quick nomination of new Federal Bureau of Investigation chief

Trump promises quick nomination of new Federal Bureau of Investigation chief

She would be the FBI's first female director, if chosen by Trump and subsequently confirmed by the Senate. Trump addressed questions over the timing in his interview with Pirro, arguing that there w...

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San Diego County unemployment hits lowest point in almost 11 years

San Diego County unemployment hits lowest point in almost 11 years

Louisiana's jobless rate is third-highest among states, with New Mexico worst at 6.7 percent. Convergence of the national and state rates is expected as labor markets tighten. The U.S. unemployment ra...

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Russian Federation probe reaches current White House official, sources say

But Trump later acknowledged in an interview with NBC that the Russian Federation investigation was a factor. The Times report added to the impression given by Trump himself in a television inte...

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Weiner pleads guilty in underage sexting scandal

Weiner pleads guilty in underage sexting scandal

Beginning with my service in Congress and continuing into the first half of past year, I have compulsively sought attention from women who contacted me on social media, and I engaged with many of them...

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No indication yet from Flynn on subpoena

No indication yet from Flynn on subpoena

Flynn is also the target of other congressional investigations as well as an ongoing FBI counterintelligence probe and a separate federal investigation in Virginia. That report followed another bomb...

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Fired FBI chief Comey to testify publicly in Congress

The sources emphasized that investigators remain keenly interested in people who previously wielded influence in the Trump campaign and administration but are no longer part of it, including former na...

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Health care, A human right or a market function?

Health care, A human right or a market function?

Thirty-one states and the District of Columbia participate in the Medicaid expansion program, which provides billions of federal dollars to pay for health insurance to low-income Americans. Basica...

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Microsoft reportedly held back WannaCry patch for older Windows versions

If possible, only use supported operating systems and other software. The takeaway for CIOs: Keep your work computers updated with patches on a regular basis and apply emergency patches as needed....

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