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Cosby defense alleges race bias in jury strikes

Cosby defense alleges race bias in jury strikes

Other potential jurors, McClain said, may feel celebrities think they can do whatever they please and that they're above the law, which would be a concern for the defense. Cosby emerged from an SUV at...

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Young man arrested 'over mocking and sucker-punching' cerebral palsy sufferer

Young man arrested 'over mocking and sucker-punching' cerebral palsy sufferer

As the victim proceeded to get out of the vehicle and entered the store, Baker began making fun of the victim and mocked how he walked. The unnamed victim pulled his auto outside the store at around 2...

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Amber Alert issued for missing 12-year-old girl

Amber Alert issued for missing 12-year-old girl

The missing child has been identified as McKenzie R. Wilson , a white female , 12-years-old, with blonde hair and blue eyes . Police say while it was possible Wilson could have willingly gone w...

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Mike Pence slams university political correctness as students walk out

The school invited Pence to speak after students signed a petition against having President Trump speak at the commencement. A co-organizer of the protest , Luis Miranda, told CNN that he and...

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Saudi oil minister expects extension of production cut deal

Saudi Arabia and non-OPEC Russia have been pushing to extend the cuts from the end of June until March 2018. Oil prices settled higher Tuesday, buoyed by expectations that the Organization of th...

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Flynn May Have Lied During Security Clearance Renewal, Says Cummings

Richard Burr , R-N.C., said Tuesday that the panel also sent a letter to Flynn's lawyer questioning whether his client can indeed invoke the Fifth Amendment to avoid turning over documents. He wil...

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Louisville police seek help in finding 7-year-old's killer

Louisville police seek help in finding 7-year-old's killer

His grandmother says the boy's death is the result of reckless people having guns. McKinley said it can sometimes be hard to get witnesses to come forward in a homicide. Her political ideologies dif...

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University of Maryland Stabbing Death Investigated as Hate Crime

University of Maryland Stabbing Death Investigated as Hate Crime

The FBI is involved and investigators are working to determine if the deadly stabbing is a possible hate crime . "As more details become public about the stabbing that took place at the University...

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Willdo everything to achieve Israel-Palestinian peace deal

The most recent round of negotiations between Israel and the Palestinian Authority collapsed in 2014, and Israeli officials have continued to greenlight the expansion of Jewish-only settlements th...

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Manchester attack: United Kingdom parties suspend campaign for June 8 general election

Manchester attack: United Kingdom parties suspend campaign for June 8 general election

An 8-year-old girl was among the dead - the youngest known victim - and her mother and sister were among 59 people wounded in what May called "a callous terrorist attack". A controlled explosion was c...

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Wiersholm sends Cavs to NCAA championship

Wiersholm sends Cavs to NCAA championship

Virginia is the No. 2 seed in the tournament, which meant the Hoos played host in the early rounds to Monmouth and Columbia, easy 4-0 wins in both matches. Things moved quickly after play resumed. "...

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Minnesota lawmakers in overtime to finish $46B budget

Minnesota lawmakers in overtime to finish $46B budget

But the two sides announced a deal to call a special session immediately Tuesday in the final hour of the regular session. It calls for $660 million in tax relief, $50 million to expand preschool of...

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Trump asked 2 intel chiefs to deny Russian Federation collusion

Michael Flynn , who was briefly national security adviser and is now the subject of investigations into his ties with the Russian and Turkish governments. "Just keeps coming", he said after a being gi...

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Britain suspends election campaign after suspected attack

Britain suspends election campaign after suspected attack

Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo also expressed solidarity. No-one had yet claimed responsibility. Tweets said Ms Fawell, believed to be from Otley, West Yorkshire, was last seen in the foyer area of the ...

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Celine Dion found her Billboard performance very special

Celine Dion found her Billboard performance very special

It's only been out for about a week but it has already reached the top of the charts. "And for the first time in years with trousers on my big sister Miley Cyrus ", she said alongside her dad ...

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Strs Ohio Has $919000 Stake in Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc. (BHLB)

Strs Ohio Has $919000 Stake in Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc. (BHLB)

Compass Point raised shares of Berkshire Hills Bancorp from a "sell" rating to a "neutral" rating in a research note on Tuesday, January 31st. Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed a "hold" rating and set a ...

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Trump budget would cut food stamps by 25 percent

Trump budget would cut food stamps by 25 percent

The issue has already emerged as a sticking point in the Senate, where several Republican senators look poised to vehemently oppose major cuts to the program. A recent study found an estimated quarter...

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Donald Trump condemns 'evil losers' behind Manchester terror attack

That's despite Trump's campaign rhetoric, which signaled he would embolden right-wing forces in Israel . But in his public remarks, Trump steered clear of any such language, and did not mention wha...

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Raiders' Las Vegas NFL stadium could offer mobile betting

Raiders' Las Vegas NFL stadium could offer mobile betting

The Las Vegas Stadium Authority approved a conditional lease agreement for the Raiders last week, meaning Oakland's move to Las Vegas will not be delayed beyond 2020. NFL commissioner Roger Goodell ...

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Amber Rudd responds to 'barbaric' Manchester attack

The blast occurred in a "public area" outside the venue, the Arena said in a statement. Now relatives are using social media to find missing loved ones. Police were called to reports of an explosion...

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Senate on track to confirm Iowa governor as China envoy

Senate on track to confirm Iowa governor as China envoy

Speaking in his final weekly press conference with Iowa reporters Tuesday morning, Branstad thanked the people of Iowa for giving him the chance to serve for 22 years. Iowa Soybean Association Preside...

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Comey, Mueller to Speak Before Senate Intel Testimony

Both men refused the request, believing it to be inappropriate, the Post was told by four unnamed sources within the intelligence community. Trump eventually fired Comey on May 9, but a memo e...

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Muslim countries must lead anti-terrorism battle

He promised to show determination to his "enemies" and to fight violent extremism by "gradual reforms", and would not "seek to impose our [American] way of life on others". He also said Arab nations h...

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United States likely to expand laptop ban to flights from Europe

An even more expansive ban that covers a different continent will undoubtedly ruffle even more feathers at this point. Delta, United and American Airlines , plus trade group Airlines for America,...

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TPP Countries to Keep Trade Deal Alive, Despite US Rejection

New Zealand Trade Minister Todd McClay, who chaired the meeting in Vietnam , left open the possibility of the U.S. rejoining the TPP despite Trump saying he prefers bilateral free trade deals. But...

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Man found dead after police shootout, house fire

Man found dead after police shootout, house fire

According to WCVB.com , the standoff began after Chelsea police responded to the home on Warren Avenue for a call about a man threatening to shoot his wife. Kyes said two people, a woman and her 10-y...

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Manchester Arena attack: Police make first arrests after bombing

Manchester Arena attack: Police make first arrests after bombing

Arena representatives said that the explosion occurred outside the main concert area, in a "public space". There was no immediate claim of responsibility, but US officials drew parallels to the coor...

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Supreme Court strikes down North Carolina congressional district maps

The goal apparently was to dilute the voting power of African Americans in the Tar Heel State, by consolidating them into just two voting districts. "The evidence offered at trial.adequately support...

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Deadly terror attack in Manchester, England

Egypt has condemned "in the strongest terms" a terrorist attack that killed at least 22 concertgoers, including children, at the Manchester Arena in northern England following a Monday evening conce...

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France's Macron steps down as En Marche! leader

France's Macron steps down as En Marche! leader

But the denizens of the Bourse, the French equivalent of the New York Stock Exchange, did get what they wanted, as did the capitalists oriented toward the European Union . The election is particularl...

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