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Life expectancy differs by 20 years between some U.S. counties

Life expectancy differs by 20 years between some U.S. counties

Dr. Christopher J.L. Murray, lead author of the study and director of the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington, estimated life expectancy for each usa county f...

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Obama warned Trump about Flynn; Yates also issued a warning

White House spokesman Sean Spicer, confirming media reports of Obama's warning to Trump, said it was no secret that Obama "wasn't exactly a fan" of Flynn, who as a Trump political surrogate had assail...

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Attorney: Officer threatened black man before fatal shooting

Lake yelled for him to "get on the ground", and as he continued to move, Salamoni fired three more shots into his back, the Justice Department said. Still, Acting U.S Attorney Corey Amundson, who ma...

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Albrecht Tied For 12th At NCAA Columbus Regional

Albrecht Tied For 12th At NCAA Columbus Regional

Missouri-St. Louis (312) and Lewis/Northern Michigan University (324) rounded out the top five of the 12-team field. "We did well today to battle and put ourselves in position to advance", said Te...

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Texas stokes immigration debate with 'sanctuary cities' ban

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick said Sunday that the bill "will ensure that no city in Texas will be allowed to ignore the law", thanking Sen. Governor Abbott also promised court action, saying any local off...

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Obama warned Trump against hiring retired general Flynn: ex-Obama aide

Trump fired Yates in late January after she defied the White House and refused to defend travel restrictions targeting seven Muslim-majority countries, a policy that Trump has said would help protec...

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Stabbing reported on University of Texas campus

Stabbing reported on University of Texas campus

An administrator with the Graham school district, northwest of Fort Worth, identified the person who was killed as Harrison Brown, who graduated from the high school there before enrolling at the un...

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Trump Working On America-First Offshore Energy Strategy

The demand to drill in these waters is also not what it used to be, thanks to increasing awareness of the environmental risk, as well as the clear shift in the market from oil and coal to natural gas ...

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Trump moves to review status of America's nature preserves

Trump moves to review status of America's nature preserves

Native American leaders and climate activists are anxious about the move, having fought for years to gain monument designations for lands across the country in order to protect them from the fossil ...

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Frat member told 911: 'We have a friend who's unconscious'

Frat member told 911: 'We have a friend who's unconscious'

Ten others are also facing charges; Michael Angelo Schiavone, Craig Heimer, Lars Kenyon, Parker Jax Yochim are each charged with recklessly endangering another person, hazing, furnishing alcohol to mi...

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Phoenix police arrest suspect in 'Serial Street Shooter' killings

Phoenix police arrest suspect in 'Serial Street Shooter' killings

Saucedo was arrested last month in connection with the August 2015 fatal shooting of a man who had a relationship with his mother, 61-year-old Raul Romero . All but one of the killings took place in ...

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Appeals court hears arguments on President Trump's revised travel ban

The 4th Circuit is considering whether to leave in place the Maryland decision siding with challengers who say the order violates First Amendment prohibitions on government condemnation of a particula...

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Ex-Obama aide: Obama warned Trump against hiring retired general Flynn

Ex-Obama aide: Obama warned Trump against hiring retired general Flynn

Earlier in the day Trump shot off a series of pre-emptive Twitter strikes, accusing Obama of enabling Flynn, and assailing Yates for allegedly leaking classified information. Yates told White House ...

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Houston's representatives know exactly what they voted for

Houston's representatives know exactly what they voted for

President Donald Trump urged Senate Republicans on Sunday to "not let the American people down", as the contentious debate over overhauling the USA health care systems shifts to Congress' upper chambe...

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Max Unger suffers foot injury, might miss start of Saints regular season

Max Unger suffers foot injury, might miss start of Saints regular season

A native of Hawaii, Unger has appeared in 31 games over his two years with the Saints , all as a starter. As Shorr-Parks notes, rumors have persisted that Kelce is available. New Orleans is general...

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Durant to Jazz Bear: get the (bleep) off the court

Durant, please study Game 3 ). "I'm going to try to say this as humble as I can, but I've been doing this for so long", Durant said, "and every time I get out the bed and we have a game that day,...

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Dallas police fires officer for fatally shooting teen in vehicle

At first, Harber avoided mentioning that former Officer Roy Oliver, who was responding to a report of underage drinking at a party, fired at a vehicle after it reversed in an " aggressive manner ". ...

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Bexar Co., city leaders voice concerns about 'sanctuary city' bill

Bexar Co., city leaders voice concerns about 'sanctuary city' bill

The resolution is now the second of Governor Greg Abbott's four emergency items for the legislative session to make it across the finish line, following the Sanctuary Cities legislation. The bill's ...

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NTSB: 2 dead, no distress call in UPS cargo crash

NTSB: 2 dead, no distress call in UPS cargo crash

The National Transportation Safety Board announced on Twitter that the crash is being investigated. Two people aboard a cargo propeller plane flying packages for UPS died after the left wing struck ...

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Family sues Texas officer, department in 15-year-old's death

Family sues Texas officer, department in 15-year-old's death

The lawsuit also accuses Balch Springs Police Chief Jonathan Haber and the department of failing "to provide adequate training to Oliver on appropriate methods and techniques to control situations...

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