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Seattle police: No choice but lethal force in fatal shooting

Seattle police: No choice but lethal force in fatal shooting

Lyles asks in the call, which lasted over 3 minutes and was made at 8:55 a.m. Sunday, about 45 minutes before she was shot to death. The surveillance video files from the apartment hallway do not show...

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Wisconsin AG Plans to Appeal Dassey Decision

Wisconsin AG Plans to Appeal Dassey Decision

The federal panel ruled that Dassey's confession, in which he said he helped his uncle in raping and killing Halbach, was involuntary under the Fifth and Fourteenth Amendments. In his 24-page dissent...

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Angels at Red Sox

Angels at Red Sox

Rick Porcello , the American League Cy Young Award victor previous year, will have a more modest goal when the Boston Red Sox host the Los Angeles Angels on Friday night in the opener of a three...

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Nancy Pelosi Should Resign, Frustrated Democrats Say

Nancy Pelosi Should Resign, Frustrated Democrats Say

Tim Ryan . Those involved in the discussions described them as preliminary among like-minded lawmakers. "I think she's the most capable leader that we have and I can't imagine anyone else who coul...

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Anti-Shariah Rally Draws Counter-Protesters To South Bay Demonstrations

Anti-Shariah Rally Draws Counter-Protesters To South Bay Demonstrations

Some Anti-Shariah marchers, such as 50-year-old Sheryl Tumey, noted the timing of event, two days before the anniversary of the Pulse nightclub shooting, as a reason to stand against Shariah Law. Howe...

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After high-profile losses, some Democrats seek change at the top

After high-profile losses, some Democrats seek change at the top

Pelosi's most vocal Democratic critics in recent days consist mainly of members who opposed her bid last year for an eighth two-year term as the party leader in the House. Tim Ryan . "I think you'd ...

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Southeast Arkansas Sees Heavy Rain As Cindy Passes Through

Southeast Arkansas Sees Heavy Rain As Cindy Passes Through

Stephen Arthur. National Weather Service forecasters estimated the storm had dumped anywhere from 2 to 10 inches (50 to 250 millimeters) of rain on various spots along the Gulf Coast from southern...

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Nobody wants to replace Sean Spicer

Nobody wants to replace Sean Spicer

A reporter asked Spicer about this characterization, but did not get a response. She also disagrees with the decay of the White House press briefing because it leads to "opacity" and allows the Wh...

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Milwaukee mayor urges peaceful protest after ex-cop cleared

Milwaukee mayor urges peaceful protest after ex-cop cleared

Paul. After two days of deliberations, jurors found ex-officer Dominique Heaggan-Brown not guilty of first-degree reckless homicide in the death of Smith . The key piece of evidence in the case...

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Indiana's ACA health insurance providers propose rate hikes

Indiana's ACA health insurance providers propose rate hikes

Nine insurance companies have submitted rate filings to sell individual health coverage that complies with requirements in the federal Affordable Care Act, with six seeking to sell through the federal...

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Renewed calls to oust Nancy Pelosi: Darcy cartoon

Democrats also lost in Montana where the Republican candidates won even after assault charges against him and also suffered losses in Kansas and SC. But Pelosi's not going anywhere. After the m...

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Obama denounces 'fundamental meanness' of Senate GOP health care bill

Obama denounces 'fundamental meanness' of Senate GOP health care bill

The estimate was released Friday by Arizona's Medicaid agency, which analyzed the effects of the legislation on the state health insurance program for low-income people. "I am very supportive of t...

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North Korea Officially Denies Torturing Otto Warmbier

American doctors say he suffered brain damage and was in a state of " unresponsive wakefulness ". Some American officials declared that North Korea " murdered " him, and proposed that the US take ac...

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Cincinnati doctors share Otto Warmbier's condition

Cincinnati doctors share Otto Warmbier's condition

Fred Warmbier had some harsh words for North Korea in a news conference this morning in OH regarding the condition of his son, Otto. "No other family should have to endure what the Warmbiers have",...

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More rain heads to Cherokee, county under flash flood watch

More rain heads to Cherokee, county under flash flood watch

A cold front will move in from the northwest and the remnants of Cindy will move up from the south. Flooding may be imminent in many low-lying areas, especially in southern IL where rains have persi...

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5th GOP Senator Publicly Opposes Health Care Bill

5th GOP Senator Publicly Opposes Health Care Bill

Of course, the whole thing could be political theater and the thing passes with unanimous Republican support with barely any changes anyway. Republicans hold 52 out of 100 Senate seats, so they ...

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United States senators demand investigation of reports of torture in Yemen

United States senators demand investigation of reports of torture in Yemen

According to the report, extreme incidents of torture took place at the 18 clandestine prisons, including one practice called the "grill", which involved spinning prisoners on a pole over a fire. "The...

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Senate Republicans just lost a key vote on their healthcare bill

Hanel suggests that could eventually leave a large pot of money to provide subsidies for insurance companies to cover really expensive customers. McConnell must navigate a narrow route in which defe...

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Fifth Republican Senator Comes Out Against Senate Health Care Bill

Fifth Republican Senator Comes Out Against Senate Health Care Bill

Heller's announcement was fairly predictable, because he is one of the most vulnerable GOP senators in the 2018 elections and his support of a bill that appears to be about as popular with the Ame...

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Protesters Arrested Outside McConnell's Office

Protesters Arrested Outside McConnell's Office

Protesters fear the bill's proposed caps and cuts to Medicaid will reduce home and community based services for elderly and disabled people. The protest was organized by ADAPT , a national d...

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