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K-State coach Bill Snyder dealing with health issue

Yes, Coach Snyder will be on the turf when the Kansas State Wildcats get ready for the 2017 season. He continues to produce winning squads despite recruiting classes that rank near the bottom of the B...

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US Department of Education issues error correction which contains an error

US Department of Education issues error correction which contains an error

Du Bois' name in a tweet, then had a typo in a follow-up tweet apologizing for the first mistake. Du Bois, a black sociologist, historian, civil rights activist and co-founder of the NAACP, the oldes...

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Convicted sex offender charged in Ohio State student's death

Convicted sex offender charged in Ohio State student's death

The Grove City Division of Police located Tokes' vehicle on the 700 block of Oakwood Avenue on Friday, several miles from Bodega and about half a mile from Golsby's home. "This afternoon, her body w...

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Senator blocked from speaking in fierce attorney general debate

Senator blocked from speaking in fierce attorney general debate

Our Republican senators are so spineless that they are supporting Trump's nomination of cabinet officials who have dubious credentials, proven conflicts of interests, and in the case of Jeff Sessions,...

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Dozens protest outside a Chicago Planned Parenthood clinic

Dozens protest outside a Chicago Planned Parenthood clinic

It was one of multiple anti-Planned Parenthood rallies held in 45 states spearheaded by the #ProtestPP coalition , made up of state and national anti-abortion groups. At one point during the rally, a...

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Slideshow: Water flowing over emergency spillway at Lake Oroville

Slideshow: Water flowing over emergency spillway at Lake Oroville

That's not enough to keep the lake from continuing to rise, officials said, but is expected to keep them from having to use a nearby emergency spillway that has never been used since the dam was dedic...

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Lego Batman Movie installs giant batarang on London's South Bank

Lego Batman Movie installs giant batarang on London's South Bank

Q: Who is Batman's dependable sidekick? The biggest niggle is the influx of needless characters feels like a cynical merchandise push, but you can hardly complain when the movie has the word Lego ...

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Seven Arrested at Phoenix ICE Facility Protesting Mexican Woman's Possible Deportation

With her previous offense of using a fake Social Security number , that may have put García de Rayos on the list - leading ICE to tear her away from her husband, who is also an unauthorized immigrant...

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Open Skies Sides Square Off As Trump Meets Airline CEOs

Open Skies Sides Square Off As Trump Meets Airline CEOs

Trump responded: "I hear we're spending billions and billions of dollars, it's a system that's totally out of whack". He said his personal pilot, who is a "real expert" and a "smart guy who knows wh...

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Several injured in Sarasota circus high-wire accident

Several injured in Sarasota circus high-wire accident

The performers were 20 to 25 feet high when they lost their balance. Three of the injured performers were taken to one area hospital, one was taken to Blake Hospital and another to Lakewood Ranch Me...

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Up to 9 inches of snow expected Thursday after today's springlike weather

Up to 9 inches of snow expected Thursday after today's springlike weather

While Friday brought some ice to the Willamette Valley, the area escaped the snow threat that forecasters had predicted. More than six inches of fresh snow are expected from the Appalachians in West...

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Gorsuch meets with Democrats

The Senate Judiciary Committee is set to hold the confirmation hearing for Gorsuch in March. "He said very specifically that they were demoralizing and disheartening and he characterized them very...

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Yet Another Instance Surfaces of Kellyanne Conway Citing 'Bowling Green Attack'

Not all bookers are pulling the plug on putting the close Trump aide on their shows. " President Obama suspended the Iraq refugee program for six months in 2011 and no one certainly covered it", sh...

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Blumenthal and Local Education Leaders Oppose Betsy Devos Nomination

Blumenthal and Local Education Leaders Oppose Betsy Devos Nomination

Still, more Democratic talkathons are likely throughout the week - with the message spreading through Twitter and a hashtag #holdthefloor - as the Senate moves on to other confirmation votes for m...

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Egypt confirms Louvre attack suspect is Egyptian

The man shouted Allahu Akbar (God is greatest) and rushed at police and soldiers before being shot and seriously wounded near the museum's shopping mall, police said. The Rue de Rivoli running alongsi...

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Zuzu Verk's boyfriend arrested after shallow grave found

Alpine police said Zuzu Verk's boyfriend, Robert Fabian, was arrested at about 9 a.m. Saturday. Alpine, Texas Police say they are investigating the discovery of human remains in a shallow grave nort...

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Cloudy skies in Friday's forecast

Cloudy skies in Friday's forecast

The sun will set at 5:49:22 p.m. today . Friday - Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Tuesday , expect partly sunny skies ...

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Go red for women's heart health

Go red for women's heart health

Those figures can allow you and your doctor to determine your risk for cardiovascular disease, and help come up with a plan. Dr. Alan Blaker from McLeod Hospital's cardiology department said the sympt...

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Breitbart Editor's Event Canceled As Protests Turn Violent At UC Berkeley

Breitbart Editor's Event Canceled As Protests Turn Violent At UC Berkeley

They were outside agitators", Reich said during a panel discussion with CNN's Don Lemon . US President Donald Trump threatened on Thursday to withdraw federal funds from UC Berkeley after viole...

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White House steps up Iran criticism in wake of missile test

White House steps up Iran criticism in wake of missile test

Michael Flynn, Trump's national security adviser, said the Trump administration was " officially putting Iran on notice ". "While Flynn's remarks could be construed as simply bluster, they will ...

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Senate Panel Approves Trump EPA Nominee Scott Pruitt

Democrats, for the second day in a row, did not show up for the scheduled vote to protest a nominee they say is opposed to the EPA's mission. Chairman John Barrasso accused the absent Democrats of e...

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Man accused of killing Joe McKnight indicted on second-degree murder charge

Ronald Gasser , 54, was indicted Thursday by the Jefferson Parish District Attorney's Office and charged with second-degree murder. The district attorney's office said that after reviewing additiona...

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Defections Put DeVos Nomination in Peril

Defections Put DeVos Nomination in Peril

Donald Trump's nominee for the secretary of education position, Betsy DeVos. However, it appears that one of the questions Murray had given to DeVos was in fact cribbed from another source without p...

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Trump to tear up Paris Climate Change agreements

Scott Pruitt will be up for confirmation before the US Senate in the coming days. Their fast response to remarks a former Trump adviser made over the weekend reflected their fears that Trump will re...

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LAPD officers fatally shoot man after stabbing rampage near CNN Hollywood

LAPD officers fatally shoot man after stabbing rampage near CNN Hollywood

Police have swarmed the area at the 1400 block of North Cahuenga Boulevard, and authorities are warning people to avoid the area while they treat the injured. It was also unclear if the deceased was a...

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President Trump's former EPA transition leader wants "substantial cuts"

Ebell, a climate change denier, said he expects Trump will be "very assiduous in keeping his promises, despite all of the flack he is going to get from his opponents". For his part, Ebell is back at t...

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Rick Perry approved as energy secretary by Senate panel

Ron WydenRon WydenSenate committee approves Zinke to lead Interior Dems push to postpone vote on health secretary Senate Democrats block vote on Trump Treasury pick MORE (D-Ore.), abstained from the v...

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US Senate advances Rex Tillerson's nomination as secretary of state

US Senate advances Rex Tillerson's nomination as secretary of state

They have also voiced concern over Trump's desire to have better relations with Russian Federation; however, the two senators have not indicated they will hold up Tillerson's nomination. Although many...

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Conway Claims Judge's Ruling 'Really Doesn't Affect' Trump's Executive Order

Conway Claims Judge's Ruling 'Really Doesn't Affect' Trump's Executive Order

I went on three network Sunday shows. "We know all their names". In an interview on " Fox News Sunday ", Conway downplayed the separation of families in the aftermath of the order. Conway blasted...

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Trump's Halt of Obamacare Ads Is 'Direct Attack' on HIV Community — GMHC

Trump's Halt of Obamacare Ads Is 'Direct Attack' on HIV Community — GMHC

Consumers have until the end of Tuesday to enroll. Anyone who enrolls in coverage by January 31 will be able to use their coverage beginning March 1, and anyone who enrolls in coverage will likely b...

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