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Trump Will Not Block Ex-FBI Director's Testimony

Trump Will Not Block Ex-FBI Director's Testimony

The White House has also it would not "invoke executive privilege to prevent Comey from testifying". But White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said that "in order to facilitate a swift and ...

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White House: Trump will not exert executive privilege over Comey

It has been reported that Comey plans to talk about conversations in which Trump pressured him to drop his investigation into former national security advisor Mike Flynn, who was sacked for failin...

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Trump not planning to invoke executive privilege to block James Comey testimony

Trump not planning to invoke executive privilege to block James Comey testimony

Comey's associates have said Comey told them Trump had asked for a pledge of loyalty to the president and later asked Comey to consider ending the investigation of Flynn. When pressed on the magnitude...

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Trump Tweets Said To Undercut Travel Order Pending Before Supreme Court

Trump Tweets Said To Undercut Travel Order Pending Before Supreme Court

A ban on entry to American soil based on religion, as a ban on the countries involved would be de facto Muslim, would be unconstitutional on the grounds of religious discrimination. Justice Departme...

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Kellyanne Conway's Husband Isn't Happy with Trump's Travel Ban Tweets

Kellyanne Conway's Husband Isn't Happy with Trump's Travel Ban Tweets

Trump's embrace of the word "ban" stands in contrast to other administration officials who have said the White House is seeking travel restrictions rather than a blanket ban, which could be more vu...

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Harvard rescinds offers to incoming freshmen over hateful memes

Harvard rescinds offers to incoming freshmen over hateful memes

The Harvard Crimson reports that the students had all been part of an official and sanctioned Facebook group for incoming freshmen, but had broken off to form "Harvard memes for horny bourgeois ...

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President Trump filed for an extension on his 2016 tax return

President Trump filed for an extension on his 2016 tax return

MSNBC released two pages of Trump's 2005 1040 form in March, showing he made $150 million and paid $38 million in federal taxes and would benefit handsomely from the elimination of the alternative m...

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Theresa May calls for tighter worldwide Internet regulations to combat terrorism

On Saturday, he and two other terrorists killed seven people as they mowed down pedestrians on London Bridge before emerging from the van and stabbing people at random. He added that he believed Arc...

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Another Budget Deadline Busted. Where Does That Leave Illinois?

Another Budget Deadline Busted. Where Does That Leave Illinois?

Rauner said Democratic leaders' failure to pass a budget is a "dereliction of duty". "He would negotiate, then back away, negotiate, backin' away". Marchers want a budget that closes corporate tax l...

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Kansas governor can't recall taking position on gun bill

Kansas governor can't recall taking position on gun bill

Sam Brownback . The governor does not typically say whether he will sign or veto a bill in advance. It will substantially damage job creation and leave our citizens poorer in the future. The same meas...

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Trump will not block ex-FBI chief Comey's testimony: White House

Comey is set to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday. His appearance will mark his first public comments since he was abruptly fired by the president last month. "You don't do ...

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WH says Trump won't block Comey testimony

President Donald Trump will not attempt to use executive privilege to block former FBI Director James Comey from testifying before Congress later this week, White House deputy press secretary Sarah Hu...

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Louis food vans help children without school lunches

Louis food vans help children without school lunches

With school out for the summer, parents say the need for food doesn't go away. "I believe as a society we tend to eat out more so it is great to attend these activities and see children want to partic...

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2 arrested in Oakland warehouse fire that killed 36

2 arrested in Oakland warehouse fire that killed 36

The warehouse's owner, Chor Ng, also was named in the suit, but for now is not facing any criminal charges. Almena became increasingly distraught as the interview went on and was asked about how his...

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UN Ambassador Nikki Haley: 'President Trump believes the climate is changing'

UN Ambassador Nikki Haley: 'President Trump believes the climate is changing'

Four other states - Colorado, Massachusetts, Oregon, and Virginia - also have announced their intention to meet their goals under the Paris Agreement , although they have not formally joined the alli...

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United Kingdom police name two London attackers, say one investigated before

Butt was a British citizen born in Pakistan, while Redouane claimed to be both Moroccan and Libyan. Butt - who also used the name Abdul Zaitun - is believed to have associated with the outlawed radica...

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House Democrats Warn Trump on Blocking Comey's Testimony

Comey, ousted last month amid the FBI's Russia investigation, is set to testify Thursday in a public hearing that is expected to shed light on his private conversations with Trump in the weeks b...

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Men charged in deaths at Oakland warehouse fire

Assistant District Attorney Teresa Drenick did not provide information about Harris, but a probable cause document said he lived at the warehouse and was a creative director, collecting rent and actin...

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White House: Trump Won't Seek to Block Comey Testimony

White House: Trump Won't Seek to Block Comey Testimony

Invoking executive privilege would theoretically allow Mr. Trump to block Comey's testimony. Spokesman Sean Spicer said Trump will not take the action "in order to facilitate a swift and thor...

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Putin: 'I Didn't Even Really Even Talk' to Flynn

Putin: 'I Didn't Even Really Even Talk' to Flynn

You and I have been working together all day today. "That's the extent of my acquaintance with Mr. Flynn", the Kremlin leader said through a translator. "Why else would they want him there?" Kelly's...

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