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What the Amazon-Whole Foods deal means for banking

The market reverberations of the announced deal traveled beyond the retail industry - shares of food companies like Hershey and Campbell Soup slid, too. That is the eighth Amazon bookstore now ope...

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California winner of $447M Powerball can claim prize Monday

California winner of $447M Powerball can claim prize Monday

The victor can choose to receive the whole jackpot in annuity payments over the course of 29 years, or claim a smaller lump sum up front, according to CNN . "We're so blessed for this to happen", Alb...

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Can Donald Trump fire Robert Mueller?

The White House finally said Tuesday evening that Trump has "no intention" of firing Mueller , amid speculation and concern that he was weighing that option. "With respect to this subject, only the...

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Donald Trump is considering just firing special counsel Robert Mueller

He called because "I have been very clear" about Mr Mueller and the lawyers he has hired amounting to a "rigged game", Mr Gingrich said in an interview with news channel CBS. "The president's fr...

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Attorneys General Of Maryland And DC Sue Trump Over His Businesses

Brian E. Frosh , the Maryland attorney general , and Karl Racine , the attorney general for the District of Columbia, said that they are seeking to obtain the president's tax returns. Aside from...

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Would-be gunman launched into Trump tirade before shooting

Would-be gunman launched into Trump tirade before shooting

All three representatives are members of the House Freedom Caucus, which contains the lower chamber's most conservative members. The suspected shooter, James Hodgkinson , was born and raised in d...

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Homeowner held escaped inmates at gunpoint

Deal said the public is safe from these two men because of the tireless efforts of law enforcement. Billue will be buried Saturday and Monica on Tuesday. They then stole the couple's SUV, authoritie...

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Trump Appears to Confirm He Is Under Federal Investigation

Trump Appears to Confirm He Is Under Federal Investigation

Comey was sacked on 9 May, and initially the White House cited his handling of the investigation into Hillary Clinton's private email server as the reason for his termination, releasing a ...

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Paul Ryan says everyone should just let Robert Mueller do his job

In a letter sent to both committee chairs, Sessions said that he would send Rosenstein to the appropriations hearings, since "some members [of the committees] have publicly stated their intention to...

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Counter-Protests Outnumber Anti-Muslim Marches in Several Cities Across US

Counter-Protests Outnumber Anti-Muslim Marches in Several Cities Across US

The rally began around 10 am and saw heated moments between Anti-Sharia law proponents and Anti-Trump counter protesters. Sharia "is a legal or philosophical code derived from Islamic scripture and ...

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Minnesota police clear protesters off interstate after Yanez acquittal

Minnesota police clear protesters off interstate after Yanez acquittal

Paul suburb of Falcon Heights. After the verdict was read , his mother, Valerie Castile addressed the media, her dejected calm quickly changing to anger. "It is a sad state of affairs when this ty...

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Secret Service: We Don't Have Any Trump White House Tapes

Secret Service: We Don't Have Any Trump White House Tapes

If Trump does have recordings, then many lawmakers say they want them provided to Congress or possibly face a subpoena. "He asked specifically of loyalty in the context of asking me to stay", Comey ...

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Logjam At Top of US Open Leaderboard After Round 2

Open. McIlroy played in the same group with Day , who had a 7-over 79 on Thursday and followed with a 75 to finish at 10 over. The Northern Irishman closed out his round in style with four birdie...

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CAIR Kentucky reacts to anti-Sharia Law protests

To further understand the vile Islamophobia behind the so-called anti-Sharia law rallies, it is important to know the network of Islamohpobes behind ACT for America . "We're not going to take on Shar...

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Twitter reacts to President Trump's decision to roll back Obama's Cuba policies

Mexico's foreign ministry urged the United States and Cuba to resolve their differences "via dialogue". "I am canceling the last administration's completely one-sided deal with Cuba", Trump said. ...

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Newt Gingrich has no shame, thinks everyone has forgotten the 90s

Gingrich speaks regularly with Trump and is promoting a new book on how to "understand" him. His comments sparked pushback on Twitter, with many noting that Gingrich had voted to impeach former Pres...

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List of GOP lawmakers found in Virginia shooter's pocket

According to a police report , Hodgkinson was then seen "throwing" the foster daughter "around the bedroom", and when she tried to escape, he "started hitting her arms, pulling her hair, and started...

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Putin: New sanctions will 'complicate' Russia-US ties

Putin: New sanctions will 'complicate' Russia-US ties

Known as the Crapo Amendment, after Mike Crapo (R-Idaho), chairman of the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee, the measure was endorsed by Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Co...

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DC shooting has brought some much-needed unity to Congress

Texas congdressman Joe Barton, still in his baseball uniform, told reporters that Scalise's security detail - assigned because he is the majority whip - Capitol Hill police and then Alexandria pol...

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Trump tweets again, in defense of his tweeting

Trump tweets again, in defense of his tweeting

Trump's tweet that he's being investigated "by the man who told me to fire the FBI Director " may refer to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein . Terming Comey's allegations untrue, Trump lat...

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