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Puerto Rico gov upholds statehood in vote hit by boycott

Puerto Rico gov upholds statehood in vote hit by boycott

Demonstrators in favor of Puerto Rico's independence protest in front of the Federal Court in San Juan, Puerto Rico , 11 June 2017. His party also has noted that the U.S. Rossello had requested tha...

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Rep. Scalise's condition upgraded to 'serious'

Rep. Scalise's condition upgraded to 'serious'

Rep. Steve Scalise was shot. Officials also said Hodgkinson, 66, of Belleville, Illinois , had pictures of the ballpark on his cellphone, and had been spending time at a YMCA center beside the ba...

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Trump lawyer: President not under investigation in Russian Federation probe

Trump lawyer: President not under investigation in Russian Federation probe

Special counsel Robert Mueller has not yet decided whether to investigate President Donald Trump as part of a wide-ranging Russian Federation probe, according to ABC News. The investigation has take...

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Taliban attack kills 5 policemen in Afghanistan

Taliban attack kills 5 policemen in Afghanistan

Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said the group took responsibility for the attack, claiming they had killed and injured tens of police officers. A soldier in Afghanistan has attacked United S...

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Likelihood high tropical system will develop in Gulf of Mexico

It appears to have weakened, with limited storms appearing on satellite, and its chances of development are 50 percent over the next five days. The eastern system is approaching the Windward Islands...

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GOP's Scalise Upgraded to Serious Condition After More Surgery

GOP's Scalise Upgraded to Serious Condition After More Surgery

The Republicans had been holding early morning practices for weeks at the Alexandria, Va ., field for the annual baseball game on Thursday against Democratic lawmakers. Scalise is being treated in th...

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Cuba blasts Trump's policy speech as 'hostile rhetoric'

Cuba blasts Trump's policy speech as 'hostile rhetoric'

However, it says it will still co-operate with its larger neighbour. Benjamin Rhodes, a former deputy national security adviser for Obama who led secret negotiations with Cuban officials that led ...

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Justices could take up high-stakes fight over electoral maps

Justices could take up high-stakes fight over electoral maps

Rep. Peter Barca, Wisconsin state Assembly Democratic minority leader: "Voters should be able to choose their representatives, not the other way around, and I have faith that the Supreme Court wil...

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Seattle police shoot, kill woman who reported burglary

Detective Mark Jamieson that officers Lyles's call flagged "hazard information" in their system because of a previous incident with Lyles, prompting a two-officer response. They could have taken her d...

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Weapons used in Republican baseball shooting appear legally bought

Weapons used in Republican baseball shooting appear legally bought

South Carolina Rep. Jeff Duncan has said he said he was preparing to leave the baseball field when a man politely asked him whether it was a Democratic or Republican team before quietly walking off. H...

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Steve Scalise Upgraded To 'Serious Condition' And Is Speaking To Family

Steve Scalise Upgraded To 'Serious Condition' And Is Speaking To Family

The shot fired at Scalise left perhaps hundreds of bullet fragments internally, many of which may never be removed because surgery might be more risky than leaving them in place, Sava said . Investig...

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HUD Secretary Ben Carson: Give Robert Mueller a chance on Russian Federation probe

The tweet was not confirmation that the president or his attorney has been informed by the Department of Justice or Mueller that Trump is the subject of an investigation. In response to the statement...

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Minnesota Officer Who Fatally Shot Philando Castile Found Not Guilty

Minnesota Officer Who Fatally Shot Philando Castile Found Not Guilty

On Friday, after a Minnesota court acquitted former police officer Jeronimo Yanez of manslaughter in the shooting death of black motorist Philando Castile in July 2016, Kaepernick tweeted the foll...

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Mistrial declared in Bill Cosby sexual assault case

Celebrities including Lena Dunham, RuPaul, and Kristen Schaal have expressed outrage and aggravation after a judge declared a mistrial in the sexual assault case against stand-up comedian Bill Cosb...

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Girl Who Helped Her Boyfriend Kill Himself Through Texts Convicted of Manslaughter

Even before Moniz read his verdict Friday, Carter , 20, was weeping and holding a tissue in the courtroom. She also isn't allowed to leave the state. Daniel Medwed, a law professor at Northeastern Un...

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Cloudy - and potentially rainy - conditions forecast for the Charleston area this week

Cloudy - and potentially rainy - conditions forecast for the Charleston area this week

Some of these storms could have gusty winds in excess of 60mph, frequent lightning and torrential rainfall which could cause localized flooding in places. Maximum sustained winds are near 35 miles per...

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Gingrich: Can't Relax With Dem Donors on Mueller's Hiring List

I don't think they're going to get the president, but they're going to get somebody, and they're going to get him for something. "I think this whole game of recusal now, this is a nightmare", Gingri...

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Sen. Franken Says Philando Castile 'Did Not Deserve To Die'

Sen. Franken Says Philando Castile 'Did Not Deserve To Die'

An estimated 500 protesters snarled traffic and forced police to shut down the freeway in both directions, the Minnesota State Patrol said . Castile's family stormed out of the courtroom afte...

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Russian probe looks into Jared Kushner's businesses

Russian probe looks into Jared Kushner's businesses

Deputy Attorney-General Rod Rosenstein submitted a widely circulated memo to the President last month raising concerns over Mr Comey's performance, but Mr Trump later asserted that he had already ...

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Senate Passes New Russian Sanctions Bill That Would Curb Trump's Power

Senate Passes New Russian Sanctions Bill That Would Curb Trump's Power

Rand Paul of Kentucky and Mike Lee of Utah. The Trump administration reportedly is weighing the return of Russian compounds on USA soil seized by the Obama administration, and the president has ...

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