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Trump's son-in-law to face questions over Russian Federation links

Trump's son-in-law to face questions over Russian Federation links

Gorkov was appointed head of VEB in early 2016 by Russian President Vladimir Putin. Mr Kushner, who is married to Mr Trump's daughter Ivanka, served as a foreign policy fixer during the... Federal e...

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Sessions Repeats Trump Threat That 'Sanctuary Cities' Could Lose Federal Grants

Sessions Repeats Trump Threat That 'Sanctuary Cities' Could Lose Federal Grants

Sanctuary cities often adopt rules that prohibit their law enforcement officers from asking people about their immigration status. Sessions announcement is in keeping with an executive order Pres...

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President Trump's son-in-law agrees to answer questions in Senate Russia probe

Kushner volunteered to be interviewed by the committee, according to a White House official, making him the fourth member of Trump's campaign operation to come forward in the past week offering to spe...

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Merkel challenger seeks to move past deflating state vote

Merkel challenger seeks to move past deflating state vote

Polls show the SPD leading in both states, though they underestimated the strength of Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) in Saarland and overestimated support for the SPD. Rather, each North Atlantic ...

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Investigator who leaked chokehold officer's records resigns

Sessions last month indicated the Justice Department will stop monitoring troubled police agencies. Earlier this week, the liberal organization Think Progress obtained from a source the NYPD discipl...

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Troopers: Beachline reopens after being closed due to smoke

Troopers are investigating the crash, which shut down the westbound lanes of SR 528 at mile marker 25. That fire was one of four that were either actively burning or smoldering, according to the highw...

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I-75 traffic down to one lane Tuesday and Wednesday

I-75 traffic down to one lane Tuesday and Wednesday

This lane closure will begin no earlier than 8 a.m. and will end by 4 p.m. The lane closure will happen from 9:30 a.m.to 3:30 p.m. Construction on the new Harbor Bridge is slowly taking shape, and b...

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Silver Alert issued for endangered Burke County man

Silver Alert issued for endangered Burke County man

He is reportedly diabetic and missed his nightly insulin. Coleman has gray hair and hazel eyes. Coleman was last seen wearing a light grey sweatsuit with grey tennis shoes and no socks. He is desc...

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Rare case of strep leads to amputation for Tennessee woman

Rare case of strep leads to amputation for Tennessee woman

Smith's fiance Caleb Weinzierl said, "We just didn't know what was going on and what she was being attacked by". She called an ambulance. Knoxville, Tennessee woman Shelby Smith, 27, thought she h...

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OK deputy saves man from burning vehicle

OK deputy saves man from burning vehicle

That's when Deputy Cary Duniphin arrived, parked, exited his vehicle, and ran to the south side of the road to see male on his hands and knees outside the passenger side of the burning vehicle. Duniph...

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Miami mayor wants more limits on Airbnb and home-sharing

Miami mayor wants more limits on Airbnb and home-sharing

Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine wants to crack down on any AirBNB hosts who are renting out their homes in residential neighborhoods where it is against city code. Amid spring break and days before th...

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Copycats still worry Jewish group in Dallas after hacker's arrest in Israel

Copycats still worry Jewish group in Dallas after hacker's arrest in Israel

The suspect's father was detained and questioned in connection to the investigation, Besh said. Jerry Silverman, President and CEO of The Jewish Federations of North America , released the followin...

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Restaurant delivery driver shot, killed in Lynn

Restaurant delivery driver shot, killed in Lynn

Police found the 24-year-old man from Salem had been shot multiple times and was pronounced dead at the scene. Several hours later, police said they arrested a suspect in Danvers. Brito was taken in...

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Trump again blames House Freedom Caucus for failure of health care bill

Trump again blames House Freedom Caucus for failure of health care bill

It's consensus opinion, as I see it, that the House Republicans failure to pass healthcare reform bodes poorly for accomplishing tax reform . And Rep. The community development block grant program,...

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Resolution To Dig Up US President's Body Approved

Resolution To Dig Up US President's Body Approved

Elam said the Polk family had several opportunities to move his remains to Columbia but never did. "It's such a tribute". Elam said she has done extensive research on the President's wishes. Preside...

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Farms open their sugar houses for Maple Weekend in NY

Farms open their sugar houses for Maple Weekend in NY

People got a chance to see how maple syrup is made from trees right on the campground. "It's a healthier alternative to using pure cane sugar". More recently, the company has diversified its product...

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MS mayoral candidate charged with killing man's dog

MS mayoral candidate charged with killing man's dog

Josh Jordan's dog, a Mountain Cur, went missing on March 13. Jordan spent days looking for it. McGairty said Jordan recognized his dog's brindle color and orange collar on Prestage's lot. "Mountain ...

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Judge gives 7-year term in Chicago school bribery scandal

At the hearing, Solomon said he was very sorry for his actions and that he takes responsibility for them. "More worrisome than a colleague of the former Chicago Public Schools CEO going to prison for ...

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Trump takes aim at Obama's efforts to curb global warming

In addition to the Clean Power Plan, they'll include an order issued last August that requires federal agencies to consider the impacts of their actions on climate change, and methane emission polic...

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3-year-old twins die in Missouri pond accident

3-year-old twins die in Missouri pond accident

The children's father called 911 just after 10;00am to report the toddlers missing. Frantic neighbors called as well, The Kansas City Star (http://bit.ly/2mlzFQS ) reported. He was pronounced dead...

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Sen. Schumer Declares Democrats Will Filibuster Gorsuch Nomination

Sen. Schumer Declares Democrats Will Filibuster Gorsuch Nomination

Republican leader Mitch McConnell has made clear that if he can't get those eight votes, he will trigger the so-called nuclear option, changing the Senate rules to allow confirmation of Supreme Court ...

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Inbound Eisenhower reopens after Maywood shooting investigation

Inbound Eisenhower reopens after Maywood shooting investigation

State police say someone in one auto shot at another vehicle, and forced it off the road and onto the embankment at 17th Avenue. Troopers temporarily closed off part of I-290 overnight while they ca...

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Bevin signs law allowing optional drivers' licenses

Bevin signs law allowing optional drivers' licenses

Earlier last week, the Senate Education Committee added language saying charter school teachers must be a qualified teacher and that students will not be able to go to a charter school across county...

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Evacuees return after fire caused by burning books

Evacuees return after fire caused by burning books

A Florida man burning books in his yard caused a 700-acre brush fire which destroyed two buildings, damaged six homes and almost 20 sheds and barns, officials said Thursday. Winter said that the firef...

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Ted Poe quits House Freedom Caucus over health care debacle

Political analysts believed that the defeat of the repeal bill was due to the gaping schism between the Freedom Caucus conservatives and the moderates. "We have one party, a Republican party, and one ...

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Emma Thompson Says She Rejected Offer to Stay at Trump Tower

Emma Thompson Says She Rejected Offer to Stay at Trump Tower

Just when you think that it would be impossible to find a headline more outlandish than those that have already (and entirely correctly) been written about President Donald Trump , another one comes ...

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions: Sanctuary cities must end

Attorney General Jeff Sessions: Sanctuary cities must end

For example, the Department of Homeland Security recently issued a report showing that in a single week, there were more than 200 instances of jurisdictions refusing to honor I.C.E. But legal preceden...

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Brazile: Sending Emails to Clinton Camp 'Mistake I Will Forever Regret'

Brazile: Sending Emails to Clinton Camp 'Mistake I Will Forever Regret'

Trump's possible ties to Russian Federation while also stressing that her emails to Ms. Clinton's campaign were not a case of "playing favorites". Brazile strongly denied she had cheated for some t...

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Rapper 'Bow Wow' tweets unbelievably obscene threat to Melania Trump

Rapper 'Bow Wow' tweets unbelievably obscene threat to Melania Trump

As expected, Trump took to Twitter earlier this morning to throw some awkward shots at Snoop . "Shut your punk ass up talking shit about my uncle", Bow Wow wrote to the president in a tweet that ...

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Fairfield County Catholics: Meat OKed For Friday's St. Patrick's Day

Fairfield County Catholics: Meat OKed For Friday's St. Patrick's Day

For centuries, Catholics were asked to abstain from meat every Friday, the day of the week that Jesus died, as a way to show penance. "We'll have corned beef then, but we usually don't do corned bee...

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