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Zinke suggests reducing Bears Ears National Monument

In an interim report Zinke gave to the White House on Saturday, he proposed Trump ask Congress to give tribal officials authority to co-manage "designated cultural resources" in the area and "make mor...

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Trump takes second crack at a pivot next week with apprentice push

One staffer copied nearly verbatim the words of praise Trump's chief of staff, Reince Priebus , offered the President earlier in the day. There was no one more gushing than White House chief of s...

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Cosby Defense Team Calls One Witness, Rests Its Case

Cosby Defense Team Calls One Witness, Rests Its Case

Jury deliberations and a verdict could follow shortly after. At the end of last week, a spokesman for Cosby hinted that the 79-year-old entertainer might testify . "Ladies and gentlemen, he has told...

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12-year-old big sister helps deliver baby brother

12-year-old big sister helps deliver baby brother

Say what? "I was like, are you kidding me?" The doctor helped her along the way, guiding her hands and giving her instructions. But little did the 12-year-old from MS know she'd be doing a lot more th...

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CNN cuts ties with Kathy Griffin over video

CNN cuts ties with Kathy Griffin over video

He also added that his youngest son Barron was "having a real hard time with this". The decision came after Griffin tweeted a short video of herself on Tuesday holding up a model of Donald Trum...

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Schumer invites Trump to testify before Senate

I didn't say... So uncomfortable that he wrote memos after conversations with the president, to record what was said by whom. Tom Cotton, Comey also said that much of a February 14 story in the Times...

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Republicans are taking a big political risk on health care

That is the "moderate" wing of the Republican party in its essence: They will complain loudly and then ultimately do the same thing the far right wants , only not quite as fast. Topher Spiro, a hea...

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Police dashboard video shows disoriented Woods

Police dashboard video shows disoriented Woods

Both tires on the left side of the vehicle were flat, and police said there was fresh damage to the driver's side. The video shows officers approach the auto and Woods, who didn't know where he was....

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Hearing underway for fraternity brothers in Penn State pledge's death

Hearing underway for fraternity brothers in Penn State pledge's death

Eighteen members of the Beta Theta Pi fraternity, which has since been banned by Penn State , face a variety of charges, with some accused of involuntary manslaughter and aggravated assault, while ot...

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Katy Perry announces 'American Idol' auditions are officially open for new season

Katy Perry announces 'American Idol' auditions are officially open for new season

There are two open audition cities: Chicago on September 11 and New Orleans on September 14. The East Bus Tour schedule is as follows: Orlando, FL (Aug. If you don't want to audition in person ...

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Megyn Kelly Grills Alex Jones for Pushing Sandy Hook Truther Conspiracy

Megyn Kelly Grills Alex Jones for Pushing Sandy Hook Truther Conspiracy

During the interview, a preview of which was published on Sunday, Kelly questions the InfoWars founder on his promotion of conspiracy theories surrounding September 11 and the shooting at Sandy Ho...

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Trump's latest tweets could hurt effort to restore travel ban

Trump also said the Justice Department should ask for an "expedited hearing" on the second ban and "seek much tougher version!" The travel ban, which Trump says is aimed at preventing attacks ...

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Afghan soldier turns gun on United States troops: 3 killed

It said the officers were killed when a USA aircraft "returned fire" during the operation, which included Afghan and American special forces. The so-called "friendly fire" incident occurred overni...

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Another US Appeals Court Rules Against Trump's Revised Travel Ban

Another US Appeals Court Rules Against Trump's Revised Travel Ban

Monday's order by the U.S. Court of Appeals in San Francisco follows a May 25 ruling by a regional appeals court based in Richmond, Virginia , that concluded Trump meant to discriminate against Musli...

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Congressman introduces 'COVFEFE Act' to make social media a presidential record

Congressman introduces 'COVFEFE Act' to make social media a presidential record

Trump has deleted at least 18 tweets since the start of his presidency, including the now famous Covfefe tweet. "The President is the President of the United States, so they're considered off...

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Mayor promises Stanley Cup parade, but plans unclear so far

Mayor promises Stanley Cup parade, but plans unclear so far

Join us in a conversation about world events, the newsgathering process or whatever aspect of the news universe you find interesting or important. Hornqvist has 174 regular-season goals and 19 in ...

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Trump Says He'd Testify That Comey Lied About Loyalty Demand

Comey, who was sacked by Trump in May, delivered a scathing indictment of the president on Thursday at a congressional hearing in which he accused Trump of trying to block the investigation into Flynn...

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2-magnitude earthquake shakes western Turkey, Greek island

It struck at a depth of 10km today and tremors were felt as far away as the Greek capital, Athens , and Istanbul, according to the European natural disaster monitor, EMSC. "We are very used to earth...

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U.S. intelligence chiefs decline to comment on Trump inquiry

U.S. intelligence chiefs decline to comment on Trump inquiry

Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats has declined to answer questions about this publicly. The Kremlin denies USA intelligence agencies' conclusion that Moscow tried to tilt the election ca...

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Top US environmental official leaves G7 summit abruptly

Top US environmental official leaves G7 summit abruptly

As a result, the US said it would not join those sections of the communique on climate and multilateral development banks. "The United States will continue to engage with key worldwide partners in...

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