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Trump allies turn on special counsel Robert Mueller

Trump allies turn on special counsel Robert Mueller

There had been some question as to whether the hearing would be open to the public, but the Justice Department said Monday he requested it be so because he "believes it is important for the American p...

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House Majority Whip Steve Scalise wounded in shooting at congressional baseball practice

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise wounded in shooting at congressional baseball practice

He has since been taken to a hospital. Rep Brooks said the Republican baseball team was well known in the area and their practices were "no secret". Please pray for those who were injured. Congres...

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Top House GOP leader shot at congressional baseball practice

The target of the shooting was House Majority Whip Steve Scalise , of Louisiana, who was at a congressional baseball practice with members of his staff . "The gun was a semiautomatic", Represent...

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Comey giving FBI Trump memos: friend says

Sessions spent the bulk of the hearing answering with some version of "I have no recollection." or "the best I can recall". She says Trump thought Sessions was especially "strong" on denying any collu...

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Chris Tillman hits rock bottom as Orioles get blown out by Yankees

Rookie sensation Aaron Judge hit two more home runs, including a drive that cleared the distant bleachers at Yankee Stadium and sent NY romping past Baltimore 14-3 Sunday for its fifth straight ...

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Highlights from testimony of Attorney General Jeff Sessions

Mr Comey said that, after an encounter with President Donald Trump in which he said Mr Trump pressured him to back off an investigation into the former national security adviser, Mr Comey "imp...

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Hospital: Multiple California shooting victims

Hospital: Multiple California shooting victims

The next thing he knew, he said, "there's a mob of UPS drivers" running down the street screaming "shooter, shooter". The employees had sheltered in place within the building. According to Francis Zim...

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President Trump to take questions day after Comey testimony

Mr Comey also said Mr Trump asked him in January to pledge loyalty to the President, an unusual request that would put in doubt the independence of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. "I would be g...

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Sessions to face sharp questions on Russian Federation contacts

Sessions to face sharp questions on Russian Federation contacts

Sessions testified that the first time he heard about meetings he held with Russian officials came from a news reporter who contacted his office in March. Comey himself had a riveting appearance be...

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Warriors release statement on possible White House visit

Coach Steve Kerr has previously described Mr Trump as a "blowhard" and that he was "ill-suited" to be President, while back-up player David West said the President set a shocking example for k...

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Third escaped inmate from Lincoln County captured Wednesday

Third escaped inmate from Lincoln County captured Wednesday

Goodnight was being held on property crime charges. Trey Goodnight, 37, and the other two escaped inmates Baker and Moody, have been charged with "property crimes". "There's an area between the ceilin...

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$1M in meth-laced lollipops seized in Houston

$1M in meth-laced lollipops seized in Houston

He went on to say that even if the suspects weren't directly selling to children, if someone should drop one of the sweets in the street, a child might pick it up, thinking it was a normal lollipop...

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Firefighters battling massive fire in London

Endless numbers of people. "I heard commotion outside at 1.30am and thought it was someone arguing". Residents have described in chilling detail how they fled a west London apartment block as fi...

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Trump partially denies Comey's testimony, mum on existence of recordings

Trump partially denies Comey's testimony, mum on existence of recordings

Earlier in his press conference, Trump said he was "happy" with parts of Comey's testimony , including that the former FBI director said he had assured the president he wasn't personally under ...

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Warriors Clinch NBA Title After Beating Cavaliers in Game Five

Durant was named finals MVP after scoring over 30 points in each of the five games as he averaged 35.2 per game across the series. After the Cleveland Cavaliers fell to the Golden State Warriors ...

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USA appeals court upholds decision to block Donald Trump's travel ban

According to the decision that law "requires that the President exercise his authority only after meeting the precondition of finding that entry of an alien or class of aliens would be detrimental t...

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'Anti-Fascists' Crash Nationwide Protests Against Sharia Law

Colorado State Troopers and Denver Police put up yellow tape around the capitol steps to keep the two sides well away from each other. They were organized by Act for America and stood their ground o...

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Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden Has Heated Exchange With US Attorney General

Questions have swirled around Attorney General Jeff Sessions about his interactions with Russian officials while he was a Trump campaign surrogate and about what role he played in President Trum...

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Rand Paul: Everyone Would Have Died If Scalise's Security Wasn't There

Sen. Paul said Scalise was hit around 2nd base and that others were also hit. "Had they not been there, it would have been a massacre", Paul said, calling the injured officers "incredibly courageous...

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Rand Paul Safe After Shooting At Congressional Baseball Practice

House Speaker Paul Ryan's office said Scalise's wounds were not believed to be life-threatening and that a member of the security detail was also shot. "I said, 'Gosh, that sounds like a gunshot.' The...

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