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Sen. Mike Lee Says Trump Is 'Fully Cooperating' With Russia Investigation

The list also includes South Carolina Rep. Trey Gowdy, former Michigan Rep. Mike Rogers and former New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly, according to two White House officials briefed on the ma...

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One Man Dead and Others Injured After Elk City, OK Tornado

The Elk City tornado killed one person. Elk City Public Schools were canceled for Wednesday, the school system said in a statement. It destroyed dozens of homes, killed a man, 46-year-old Eric Gavin...

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Milwaukee Sheriff Clarke takes job with Homeland Security

Milwaukee Sheriff Clarke takes job with Homeland Security

During the Tuesday's radio interview, Clarke said he would act as a liaison between DHS Secretary John Kelly and state and local government officials, including mayors and law enforcement, as well a...

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Protesters decrying Texas 'sanctuary city' bill stage sit

The measure would effectively reverse some cities' current policies, which forbid police officers from asking such questions. Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick , who for years championed the measure, cheered ...

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Germany's Lidl to price groceries up to 50 percent below US rivals

Germany's Lidl to price groceries up to 50 percent below US rivals

Lidl, a Teutonic discount supermarket chain, is set to open its first USA stores next month, in a move that could jeopardize Walmart's (wmt) hard fought share gains in the lower-priced grocery wars. A...

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Dallas PD honors 84 officers killed in the line of duty

Dallas PD honors 84 officers killed in the line of duty

In 1962, President Kennedy proclaimed May 15th as National Peace Officers Memorial Day, and the calendar week in which May 15th falls, as National Police Week. The Board of Supervisors, our families, ...

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Trump warns Comey over leaks to media — Federal Bureau of Investigation chief sacking

Trump warns Comey over leaks to media — Federal Bureau of Investigation chief sacking

The FBI has been investigating alleged Russian meddling in the US election and possible ties between Moscow and the Trump campaign. The White House has provided no set timeline for the process of re...

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Appeals Court Reviews Decision Blocking Trump's Travel Ban

The Trump administration faced tough questioning from a panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the second time in four months as it defended its revised executive order on immigration. "If...

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Netanyahu takes issue with Abbas saying the Palestinians teach their children peace

President Trump added that while the deal would have to be agreed upon by Israelis and Palestinians, his administration would act as a mediator, facilitator, and arbitrator to the negotiations. Mr Abb...

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Puerto Rico militant being freed from custody after 36 years

Puerto Rico militant being freed from custody after 36 years

Various artists are expected to perform at a party organised to celebrate his freedom on the island. Lopez Rivera and about a dozen FALN members were convicted in 1981 of seditious conspiracy "to ov...

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Senators push Trump not to choose a political figure to head Federal Bureau of Investigation

Senators push Trump not to choose a political figure to head Federal Bureau of Investigation

Comey's allies also quickly made clear they would defend him against attacks from Trump, including disputing the president's assertion that Comey told Trump he was not personally under investigation. ...

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President Trump warns Comey about 'leaking', implies talks were recorded

Last week, President Trump tweeted: "James Comey better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press!" "Even that is possible", Trump said, speaking on...

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Ryan seeks to refocus GOP amid White House drama

Ryan seeks to refocus GOP amid White House drama

The president and others have repeatedly pressed the FBI to focus more of its energy on pursuing leakers than on the Russian Federation investigation, these officials said. "We're going to keep doing ...

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White House goes blue to honor nation's police officers

This memorial is held every year regardless of whether a local law enforcement officer died or not. Since last year's DPS Peace Officer Memorial Service on May 17, 2016, another 18 officers were ki...

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First Republican Congressman Raises Possibility of Trump Impeachment

In a letter to acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe on Tuesday, the Republican chairman of a House of Representatives oversight committee, Jason Chaffetz, set a May 24 deadline for the FBI to produce a...

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Texas Senate Votes to License Immigration Lockups as Child Care Centers

For Beggs, that meant he had to wrestle against girls against his wishes, and the proposed bill would not change that rule. The UIL already bans steroid use but there is a safe harbor provision ...

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USA immigration arrests surge 40% under Donald Trump

USA immigration arrests surge 40% under Donald Trump

Arrests of immigrants suspected to be in the USA illegally soared in the early months of the Trump administration, in part because of a surge in the detention of immigrants who have no criminal convic...

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Pvt. Chelsea Manning released from military prison

Pvt. Chelsea Manning released from military prison

Supporters of Manning - who attempted suicide twice previous year alone - said they feared she would not have been able to survive the long sentence. "Through extended periods of solitary confinement ...

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Consternation on Capitol Hill over Trump's Russia meeting

In the last week, the media have published damaging stories about the White House, mostly dealing with Russian Federation and based on anonymous sources. The spy, who was placed by Israel inside ISIS,...

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Supreme Court Won't Revive North Carolina Voter ID Law

The fight over the North Carolina law - and the explanation of Chief Judge John G. Roberts Jr.to let the lower court's ruling stand - reflects the deeply divided political culture in the Tar Heel Stat...

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