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Chaos Breaks Out In The Wake of Trump's "Muslim Ban"

Trump during his campaign called for developing new "extreme vetting" screening procedures that would weed out potential terrorists from visa applicants by asking questions about their views on the U...

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Light snow possible Sunday morning in some areas

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 50. North wind 5 to 10 miles per hour. Windy, with a north wind around 30 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 45 miles per hour. Temperatures in the upper 30s to l...

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Trump orders bans lobbying activities of administration staff for 5-years

Norman Eisen, President Obama's "ethics czar" and the principal author of that administration's executive order on lobbying, said Trump kept the Obama limits on the "revolving door" coming into govern...

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Trump and abortion Anti-abortion protesters hope for change under Donald Trump

Wade ruling in 1973 that a woman has the right to make her own medical decisions without any interference from politicians", he said. The rally comes days before Mr Trump announces his nominee for ...

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Activists in Boston protest Trump's actions on Muslim immigrants

Activists in Boston protest Trump's actions on Muslim immigrants

After gathering at arrival terminals Saturday night, Sunday's protest provided a more visible opposition to the order. The ruling prohibits federal officials from detaining or deporting immigrants and...

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Donald Trump says Mexico has taken advantage of US

Donald Trump says Mexico has taken advantage of US

President Donald Trump shared a phone call with Mexico's leader Friday morning, multiple administration sources confirm to NBC News - signaling that the lines of communication remain open a day afte...

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Your Weather Report: Snow accumulations of 2-5 inches

Local cities are included in a special weather message issued by the weather service which reports the snow and rain will be mixed at times this morning. The snow should move offshore by midday Monday...

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Gov. Cuomo offers legal aid to detainees, hotline for families

President Trump singed the controversial executive order that halted refugees and residents from predominantly Muslim countries from entering the United States. Both men have since been released from ...

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Protesters Flock to LAX in Response to Trump's Executive Order Banning Refugees

Protesters Flock to LAX in Response to Trump's Executive Order Banning Refugees

An aide for the Orlando-area representative said they are monitoring the situation and are in contact with local Muslim advocacy groups. It also suspends the US refugee program for 120 days. "Traveler...

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Trump Confirms He Talked to Peña Nieto for an Hour

Trump Confirms He Talked to Peña Nieto for an Hour

The White House also suggested on Thursday that the United States could impose a 20 percent tax on goods from Mexico to pay for the wall, sending the peso tumbling. Slim was critical of Trump's plan ...

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Trump, May agree to take on ISIS in cyberspace

Trump, May agree to take on ISIS in cyberspace

And Trump excluded the military from a hiring freeze across the rest of the government that he ordered just after being inaugurated president on January 20. The president repeatedly dismissed then-Pre...

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US Says 14 Militants, One American Killed In Yemen Al-Qaeda Raid

The U.S. has been striking al-Qaida in Yemen from the air for more than 15 years, mostly using drones, and Sunday's surprise pre-dawn raid could signal a new escalation against extremist groups in the...

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Thousands attend Sanders health care rally in Michigan

The events featured stories from those who said they could have died if they had not obtained health insurance under ObamaCare. But they'll be beautifully covered. As part of his campaign platform , ...

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School choice rally held in downtown Montgomery

School choice rally held in downtown Montgomery

In spring 2016, professor Helen Ladd and two colleagues at Duke University published an extensive research paper on what they termed "the growing segmentation of the charter school sector in North C...

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Kellyanne Conway issues alternative apology for that patriotic Gucci coat

Kellyanne Conway issues alternative apology for that patriotic Gucci coat

Stoking the fury of the media, she seemed to have a skin so thick, or, more strangely, a sense of the Trump mission so strong (even though, as a Cruz partisan, she once had neatly dismissed Trump), ...

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'Calexit' Effort Cleared to Start Recruiting Voters

'Calexit' Effort Cleared to Start Recruiting Voters

The supporters of "California Nation" now have 180 days - i.e. until July 25, 2017 - to gather valid signatures from 585,407 registered voters, 8% of the votes cast for governor in 2014. With 38.8...

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NY State Troopers round up 103 puppies after wreck

NY State Troopers round up 103 puppies after wreck

After troopers and towing company workers extracted all of the dogs from the van, five puppies were found to have minor injuries but were treated quickly by the Finger Lakes SPCA. All but 4 of the pup...

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Three to know: No. 9 North Carolina at Miami

The Hurricanes built up a 17-point first-half lead and never saw the margin drop to single digits again, easily improving to 4-4 in conference play. North Carolina's ATO rate was 3.57, compared to t...

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Local activists head to 'March for Life' in Washington

JoAnn Smith, the president and CEO of the Nassau County Planned Parenthood, says the organization provides reproductive health care for about 13,500 people. Pence was the first sitting vice president...

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Governor Charlie Baker Discusses Veto of Pay Increase Legislation

Governor Charlie Baker Discusses Veto of Pay Increase Legislation

That's a large enough margin in both chambers to override Baker's veto. Republican lawmakers were united in their opposition to the raises and Baker declared his veto plans after receiving the bill. A...

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Trump Order Bans Lobbying Activities of Administration Staff for Five Years

Trump Order Bans Lobbying Activities of Administration Staff for Five Years

The ban also includes a lifetime ban on lobbying for foreign governments. Trump also intends to sign an executive order restructuring the National Security Council and streamlining procedures in a w...

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Trump's move to defund Planned Parenthood could affect millions

Trump's move to defund Planned Parenthood could affect millions

In other words, this bill simply stops federal US money being given to any third world health group that offers or supports any form of abortion services. More women who are afraid of losing their hea...

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CDC's canceled Climate Summit back on but with new hosts

The meeting is planned to happen February 16 at the nonprofit Carter Center in Atlanta, rather than at the CDC. Though the CDC has given no explanation for the cancellation, co-organizer Georges Ben...

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Officials Released New Details Regarding the Teenagers Who Planned a School Shooting

Officials Released New Details Regarding the Teenagers Who Planned a School Shooting

During the conversation, the involvement of the 14-year-old was discovered, deputies said. Officers also located weapons at the both students' homes. The 13-year-old student was arrested by the Lake...

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Man rescues burning USA flag from Iowa City protesters

Man rescues burning USA flag from Iowa City protesters

The FedEx deliveryman who stepped in and saved an American flag from burning at a small protest rally in Iowa City has received national attention. He walked into a group of protesters and used a ...

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Head of Chicago police falls ill at news conference

Head of Chicago police falls ill at news conference

The news conference ended abruptly and Johnson was helped to a chair. After the incident, a police spokesman said he felt light-headed and did not lose consciousness. For more neighborhood news, lis...

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Consumers group responds to Collins-Cassidy ACA replacement

Consumers group responds to Collins-Cassidy ACA replacement

And then we'll go in and we'll do a new plan and - and the Democrats will vote for it. "Obamacare has been a disaster and Americans deserve better". There are other plans that haven't received any e...

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US Muslims Sue Trump Over 'Racist' Refugee Ban

US Muslims Sue Trump Over 'Racist' Refugee Ban

The order also freezes refugee admissions for 120 days. Syrian refugees would be banned "indefinitely", but Christian applicants would be given top priority. President Donald Trump and British Pri...

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Federal Judge again blocks controversial

Federal Judge again blocks controversial "Fetal Tissue Burial" rule

U.S. District Judge Sam Sparks issued an injunction that will stay in effect until the court can render "a meaningful decision on the merits" of the case, online court documents showed. Nancy Northup,...

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Malia Obama Joined Shailene Woodley's Dakota Access Pipeline Protest At Sundance

Malia Obama Joined Shailene Woodley's Dakota Access Pipeline Protest At Sundance

Just days after her family moved out of the White House, Malia Obama was busy protesting its new occupant's actions. The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe opposed the pipeline , saying it could contaminate t...

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