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Travis Ball arrested in fatal shooting of Virginia cop

Travis Ball arrested in fatal shooting of Virginia cop

Special Agent Walter was riding with a City of Richmond police officer as part of an ongoing partnership between city and state police agencies. The officer and trooper approached the vehicle and sp...

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Senate Intelligence Committee Presses For Flynn Documents

Senate Intelligence Committee Presses For Flynn Documents

Flynn is to our counterintelligence investigation, we don't believe it's our place to offer him immunity. During his testimony before the House Intelligence Committee, Brennan said there was suspiciou...

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GOP focus on lowering health premiums may undermine benefits

We've noted before that the House GOP effort to repeal and replace Obamacare is a travesty, given that Republicans have had seven years since the passage of the Affordable Care Act to put together t...

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Manchester bomber's sister reveals why brother killed 22 innocent people

Manchester bomber's sister reveals why brother killed 22 innocent people

United Kingdom home secretary Amber Rudd said that Abedi was known to security services "up to a point" and it is believed that intelligence agencies had dug into his connections with al- Qaeda and ...

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Phoenix police: Comicon suspect threatened police, performer

Phoenix police: Comicon suspect threatened police, performer

The convention runs Thursday through Sunday at the Phoenix Convention Center , with guests including Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2's Karen Gillan, Danny Trejo and Agents of SHIELD's Gabriel Luna...

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Suspicious item prompts partial evacuation at Newark airport

Suspicious item prompts partial evacuation at Newark airport

PAPD evacuating Terminal A, Newark Airport after a pressure cooker was found in the terminal. Newark Airport evacuated Terminal A after a pressure cooker was found in the terminal, according t...

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Intel sharing at heart of US, Europe talks on laptop ban

Intel sharing at heart of US, Europe talks on laptop ban

IATA needs to be told more about USA concerns in order to contribute to developing a solution, De Juniac said, adding: "We can provide appropriate advice when it comes to security and protection measu...

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GOP health bill: 23M more uninsured; sick risk higher costs

GOP health bill: 23M more uninsured; sick risk higher costs

All Democrats seem likely to oppose the bill, and Vice President Mike Pence could break a 50-50 tie. On May 24, the CBO released an estimate of how the AHCA would impact health care, projecting that...

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GOP health bill: 23M more uninsured; sick risk higher costs

GOP health bill: 23M more uninsured; sick risk higher costs

House Republicans, who argue their healthcare bill would allow insurance markets to function more efficiently, focused on the projected budget savings from it and a finding in the CBO report that ...

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Memorial Day Ceremony to be held Monday in Shannon Springs Park

Memorial Day Ceremony to be held Monday in Shannon Springs Park

The parade steps off at 9:30 a.m. and will proceed from Main Street to Prospect Street to the cemetery , where a service will take place. Keynote speaker Schuylkill County District Attorney Christine...

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House narrowly passes American Health Care Act

As the House learned, protecting the 2.2 million people in the individual insurance market with pre-existing conditions is an incredibly tough issue to resolve. Medicaid is the primary federal fundi...

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AHCA CBO score makes GOP rush to repeal Obamacare laughable

AHCA CBO score makes GOP rush to repeal Obamacare laughable

But that's the goal. That's prompted increased talk of possibly breaking out a less ambitious bill aimed at keeping insurance markets stable over the next two years, Republicans say. Republicans...

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Trump Records Robocall For GOP Candidate In Montana Special Election

Trump Records Robocall For GOP Candidate In Montana Special Election

Strategists in both parties say President Trump's dismal national standing isn't the driving factor in the Montana race. The president's approval rating dropped below 40 percent last week, and som...

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Sheriff: 1 dead after tornado hits Wisconsin trailer park

Fitzgerald said local and state officials are calling it a tornado, but that hasn't been confirmed by the National Weather Service . Around 3 p.m., heavy rains and hail hit areas in the southeast met...

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Trump budget slashes safety-net programs

Trump budget slashes safety-net programs

House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer says he can't recall in his 36 years in Congress any budget sent to the Congress with a "less realistic" chance of being enacted than the one President Donald Trump unv...

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Trump administration sending Congress $4.1 trillion budget

Higher growth means lower deficits and Trump's plan folds in more than $2 trillion in unspecified deficit savings over the coming decade from "economic feedback" to promise balance. The rest of the ...

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$400 billion price tag for California single-payer bill

$400 billion price tag for California single-payer bill

Let's look at the facts: California's 2017-18 budget is estimated at $180 billion. Some of the cost could be offset by folding Medicare and Medicaid funding into the statewide system, if the Feder...

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Comey to testify in public Senate intelligence hearing

Comey to testify in public Senate intelligence hearing

The former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey is to testify in front of cameras following his shock sacking, it has been announced, as a series of damaging revelations pile further ...

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Callers threaten Texas lawmaker who seeks Trump impeachment

Callers threaten Texas lawmaker who seeks Trump impeachment

A House majority would be required in order to open an impeachment trial. Furthermore, there are not so many people who really desire it, he added. The DNC has refrained from mentioning the impeachm...

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Cloud Computing fends off Classic Empire at Preakness

Brown made no bones about their strategy to give Cloud Computing six weeks of rest before taking on Derby victor Always Dreaming and second favorite at Preakness post time , Classic Empire . That ...

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Forecast: Dry today, but wet week ahead

Forecast: Dry today, but wet week ahead

Over the mountains thunderstorms could produce some wet snow with the rain at times. Expect the chance for showers and thunderstorms to increase late Saturday through Tuesday . MEMORIAL DAY: Mos...

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Chris Cornell to be Buried in Los Angeles This Week

Chris Cornell to be Buried in Los Angeles This Week

Like many of you, I woke last Thursday morning to the news of Chris Cornell's passing, which was ruled a suicide by medical examiners. "I think he was a little nervous about playing in Detroit, ...

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Texas lawmakers send texting while driving ban to governor

Texas lawmakers send texting while driving ban to governor

His change passed 91-50. Sen. Larry Taylor, R-Friendswood, changed the bill to include a provision the House hates and Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick very much wants: education savings accounts, which are s...

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Anthony Weiner leaves court after guilty plea

In a written plea agreement, prosecutors said aggravating factors such as the age of the victim would have called for a prison sentence of up to 14 years under sentencing guidelines were it not for th...

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Comey to testify publicly before intelligence panel

The announcement late Friday from committee Chairman Richard Burr of North Carolina, and Vice Chairman Mark Warner, the Virginia Democrat, came hours after the Washington Post reported that the FB...

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Maine Senate advances death with dignity bill

Maine Senate advances death with dignity bill

Will Ryan even have a majority for the next iteration? The House Republicans were also in consultation with the Senate Budget Committee to assure themselves the bill would be acceptable to the Senate,...

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Greenville, Butler County law enforcement honored for commitment

Greenville, Butler County law enforcement honored for commitment

Hanlin said these officers' stories serve as a testament to how law enforcement is often challenging, unique, unpredictable and risky, that it takes a special person to perform hard duties under stres...

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Trump warns ex-FBI director Comey about 'leaks' in explosive Twitter rant

Trump warns ex-FBI director Comey about 'leaks' in explosive Twitter rant

The president tweeted: "Again, the story that there was collusion between the Russians & Trump campaign was fabricated by Dems as an excuse for losing the election". Trump took to Twitter on Friday to...

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Over 41000 Arrested Since Trump Tightened Immigration Rules

Over 41000 Arrested Since Trump Tightened Immigration Rules

The measure is facing resistance from law enforcement officials from across the sta... ICE arrested 30,473 convicted criminal aliens this year, a 20 percent jump from the 25,786 arrested last year...

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Healthy teen dies of heart problems after too much caffeine

He was pronounced dead just over an hour later at the local hospital. Watts told Reuters by phone that physicians on his staff determined that Cripe died from a "caffeine-induced cardiac event causi...

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