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Las Vegas man accused of sex trafficking his wife, killing child

Las Vegas man accused of sex trafficking his wife, killing child

Centreville police have turned the case over to Belleville Police because investigators say it's believed the child died in Belleville before her body was left in Centreville . Raymond Spencer told...

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Waynesboro student's national spelling bee run ends before finals

Waynesboro student's national spelling bee run ends before finals

Here's some footage from her qualifying rounds; watch as she spells "sasparilla" easily and knocks "Croesus" out of the park, too. Then she aced "disproportionate" in round three. The South Bend stude...

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Iran attacks: Twin assaults on parliament and shrine rock Tehran

Iran attacks: Twin assaults on parliament and shrine rock Tehran

In addition to being lethal, the attack on the shrine of Khomeini is symbolically stunning. Parliament was in session as the attacks unfolded, with live footage showing members continuing with routi...

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Woman accused of urging boyfriend to kill himself goes on trial

Woman accused of urging boyfriend to kill himself goes on trial

Carter also wrote the text where she admitted listening to Roy as he died, prompting Eithier to suggest that she see a therapist "considering I don't know you very well". In addition, her counsel a...

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Boy killed in Utah shooting was kindergartener

A police spokesman did not immediately return a call seeking comment. Police Sgt. Jason Nielsen did not have further details on the shooter, the victims of the status of the two children. "I thought i...

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As promised, Vermont governor vetoes state budget

As promised, Vermont governor vetoes state budget

There are no application requirements, no job metrics and no mandate that the project show it is developing jobs. He also said that the Senate may try to override some of Scott's other budget veto...

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Lawmakers to reach 2018 budget agreement in weeks ahead

Lawmakers to reach 2018 budget agreement in weeks ahead

The House GOP proposal also would eliminate a Senate-proposed pay raise for 38,000 state workers. But the next two-year budget is a different story. The road projects are a reference to Governor Jus...

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Cavaliers Will Not Overcompensate For Two-Game Deficit

That feeling the Cleveland Cavaliers are experiencing right now, that feeling of nearly helplessness to turn the tide of a series that has started so poorly for them is likely very close to what t...

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Buh-bye, rain! New Orleans should be sunny for next few days

Buh-bye, rain! New Orleans should be sunny for next few days

Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. The next chance for rain comes Tuesday . Today - A slight chance of showers between 7 a.m. and noon. Metro-east residents can expect sunny weather on Wed...

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Budget director gets heat over Trump's proposals

Budget director gets heat over Trump's proposals

On Capitol Hill, Trump's budget won polite praise from some Republicans, but Democrats were dismissive. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin had expected the government to hit the legally mandated de...

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Trump's message to Comey: 'I wish him luck'

Trump's message to Comey: 'I wish him luck'

The Washington Post reported Tuesday that Trump asked Dan Coats, the director of national intelligence, on March 22 if he could intervene with Comey to influence the Flynn investigation. Some of the ...

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AG Jeff Sessions offered to quit during exchange with Trump

Frustration that " runs both ways" may have prompted the suggestion from Sessions that he resign, unnamed sources told ABC . On Tuesday The Washington Post reported that Director of National Inte...

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President Trump escalates feud with London mayor after terrorist attack

President Trump escalates feud with London mayor after terrorist attack

Trump has drawn harsh criticism for taking a dig at Khan in the aftermath of Saturday's attack, and May's remarks add strength to the argument that he crossed a line with his apparent critique of th...

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Why the game is on: Paris climate deal

Why the game is on: Paris climate deal

Trump made 19 false claims during his White House address on his decision to pull out from the Paris climate accord . Nearly 200 countries have signed up to the agreement which saw particip...

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Source says Comey told Sessions: Don't leave me alone with Trump

An ad created by the pro-Trump Great America Alliance - a nonprofit "issues" group that isn't required to disclose its donors - casts Comey as a "showboat" who was "consumed with election meddling" in...

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United States withdrawal from Paris climate accord won't hurt clean energy

United States withdrawal from Paris climate accord won't hurt clean energy

Kerry called Trump's Environmental Protection Agency head, Scott Pruitt , an "extremist" who doubts climate science. The temperature in the White House Press Briefing Room dropped precipitously w...

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Watergate 'pales' compared to Donald Trump claims former top USA spy

Watergate 'pales' compared to Donald Trump claims former top USA spy

When asked about the comparison to the Watergate scandal, Clapper replied that "Watergate pales really in my view compared to what we're confronting now". Clapper said Trump's actions in revealing i...

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Can US clean energy still lead after Trump's Paris gambit?

It is hoped more lawsuits like these could force the U.S. government to protect the livelihood of younger generations who may have to face the catastrophic consequences of global warming. No country...

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In Response To Trump's Tweets, Some US Envoys Push Back - Diplomatically

The ongoing saga of whether the Russians influenced the last U.S. presidential elections in President Donald Trump's favor took a new turn Tuesday with revelations that Attorney General Jeff Session...

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White House looks for ways to undermine Comey's credibility

The next day, Trump derided the Federal Bureau of Investigation director as "crazy, a nut job" to Russia's foreign minister and its ambassador during a private meeting in the Oval Office, according to...

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