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Gunman Opens Fire As Members Of Congress Practice Baseball

Alabama talk radio host Matt Murphy tweeted that he spoke with Brooks as well, saying the congressman said "five or more" people were hit. "He is grateful for the courageous actions of U.S. House and ...

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Biggest LeBron disappointment is not winning title for teammates Korver, Williamses

For some, the Warriors' second championship in three years was a celebration of attractive, ideal basketball brought to life. The long-term challenge for the National Basketball Association is how...

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'Every police officer' in Georgia searching for fugitives

'Every police officer' in Georgia searching for fugitives

Authorities in Putnam County, Ga ., say a manhunt is underway for two prison inmates who are described as "dangerous beyond description". After shooting the two guards , Dubose and Rowe ...

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GOP lawmakers describe terrifying shooting at Virginia baseball field

Rep. Mike Bishop, R-Mich., said Scalise was standing on second base when he was shot . Scalise is reported to be in stable condition with non-life-threatening injuries. "Many have been shot, but...

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Former FBI chief Comey testifies before Senate, blasts Trump for 'lies'

Susan Collins (R-Maine) if he had shared with anybody the memos he had written to document his conversations with Trump about the president's alleged request for Comey to stop investigating Michael...

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Celebrate Flag Day by retiring Old Glory with respect

Celebrate Flag Day by retiring Old Glory with respect

That same year, the American Flag Day Association was formed, with Cigrand and Leroy Van Horn leading the organization. In 1877, the Stars and Stripes turned 100 years old with some places having cele...

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Melania Trump talks White House move with Stephen Colbert

Melania Trump talks White House move with Stephen Colbert

Barron is the "first son" to live in the White House since John F. Kennedy's presidency in the 1960s. Melania took to Twitter on Sunday to say how much she's "looking forward to the memories we...

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30 people taken to London hospitals after fire

There are reports that some people are still trapped inside the building and people were reported to have been screaming to be rescued. The fire broke out before daybreak local time Wednesday, whe...

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US says Rodman did not help in NKorea release

US says Rodman did not help in NKorea release

According to the Post , the 22-year-old University of Virginia student has been in a coma since being convicted in a one-hour trial in Pyongyang in March 2016, accused of stealing a propaganda banner...

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'Qatar must do more to combat extremism,' says Tillerson

Tillerson said the blockade was "impairing USA and other worldwide business activities in the region", and had also caused inadvertent humanitarian consequences. Mr. Trump criticized Qatar for being ...

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Sessions says he was never briefed on Russian interference

Sessions is the first USA senator to show public support for Trump's campaign . Unable to shake anything out of the trees, Democrats vented much of their frustration at the Attorney General, s...

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I'm 100% willing to testify about Comey's claims

In recent days, the two men [Comey and Trump] have offered differing accounts of whether Mr. Trump asked Mr. Comey in private conversations within the White House complex to ease off the FBI's p...

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Attorney General Sessions Set to Testify in Russia Probe Hearing

Part of that is that Sessions , obviously, was not in the room in Comey's one-on-one meetings with the president, where Comey said Trump directed him to back off the FBI's investigation into fire...

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China offers mediation to defuse Pak-Afghan tensions

China offers mediation to defuse Pak-Afghan tensions

Afghan officials blamed the Pakistan-based Haqqani network for the blast. No one has claimed responsibility. Afghan intelligence officials told VOA's Afghan service that the Taliban purposely deny i...

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Trump to tout apprenticeships as way to fill jobs gap

We were there. I was standing there, and without revealing any conversation that took place, what I do recall is that I did depart; I believe everyone else did depart; and Director Comey was sitting i...

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Cops: Suspect in 3 deaths may be involved in 2 more killings

Cops: Suspect in 3 deaths may be involved in 2 more killings

George Brinkman's vehicle. North Royalton Po. say their triple homicide appears to be connected to a double homicide in Stark Co. When he noticed that the doorknob leading into their bedroom was...

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Reed: Sessions' involvement with Comey firing 'highly questionable'

Reed: Sessions' involvement with Comey firing 'highly questionable'

It's not clear whether Tuesday's hearing will be open or closed. And, if Sessions was aware of the President's rationale, Reed said he expects that senators will ask why he did not remove himself from...

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7 takeaways from Jeff Sessions' testimony before the Senate

Sessions, a senior member of Trump's Cabinet and an adviser to his election campaign past year, had a series of tense exchanges with Democrats on the Senate Intelligence Committee during about 2-1/2 h...

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Senators slam Trump admin for delay in Afghan war plan

Senators slam Trump admin for delay in Afghan war plan

Reuters reported in late April that Mr Trump's administration was reviewing operations in Afghanistan and there was discussion about sending between 3,000 and 5,000 U.S. The sequestration provision...

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Protest against Sharia Law held in Richardson

Protest against Sharia Law held in Richardson

On the other side of the street in the shade of a tall tree, Hadi Jawad stood with a group of counter protesters gathered in front of the center in support of Shariah law and local Muslims. The Southe...

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