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Trump, Netanyahu speak by phone amid intelligence fallout

Trump, Netanyahu speak by phone amid intelligence fallout

While the Kremlin initially refrained from comment about the intelligence controversy, Putin finally dropped decorum and lashed out at Trump's detractors in decidedly undiplomatic language. "But he sh...

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Trump asked ex-FBI chief to stop Flynn-Russia probe, says report

The existence of the memo was later corroborated by other sources to other outlets. The question is whether that decision was wise or will end up crippling his presidency. "Since we can't read people'...

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Hanford Nuclear Reservation tunnel collapse triggers alert

A 400-square foot (37 square meters) section of the tunnel roof was discovered to have collapsed Tuesday morning, forcing thousands of workers to shelter-in-place for several hours. Surveys of the are...

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Sheriff: 1 dead after tornado hits Wisconsin trailer park

The tornado touched down near the Barron County city of Chetek on Tuesday night. Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald said, "I know there were walls on top of people". The National Weather Service...

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China's Belt and Road initiative: A new way for global development

The CPEC involves construction of roads, railways and power plants. China has signed cooperation deals with 68 countries and global organisations during the two-day Belt and Road Forum. The Chinese ...

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18 students charged in fraternity death of Readington teen

18 students charged in fraternity death of Readington teen

Security footage showed at least two other fraternity members trying to assist him as he staggered. A grand jury presentment , buttressed by extensive video surveillance footage taken from the frat...

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U.S. airplane laptop ban could be extended to Europe

U.S. airplane laptop ban could be extended to Europe

The potential move would expand restrictions imposed in March by the US and Britain to ban electronic devices larger than a smartphone in passenger cabins of flights from eight Middle Eastern and Afri...

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Tornado Hits Trailer Park Near Chetek in Western Wisconsin

KARE11 and KSTP-TV in the Twin Cities report the tornado hit the mobile home park north of Chetek. The lone death was reported at the Prairie Lake Estates mobile home park off Highway 53, south of H...

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New Orleans begins removal of third Confederate monument

The group claimed the City Park Improvement Association owns the statue, not the city. Contractors in the removal process have been threatened, and the work stalled for months as statue supporters loo...

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Federal appeals court upholds Google trademark

Federal appeals court upholds Google trademark

The lawsuit, brought by a man named Chris Gillespie, claimed that Google should no longer be trademarked because the word "google" is synonymous to the public with the term 'search the Internet. Most ...

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MS-13 gang targeted in sweep across Los Angeles

MS-13 gang targeted in sweep across Los Angeles

At the center of the takedown was a 41-count racketeering indictment (PDF) that charges 34 members and associates of MS-13. The 127-page indictment revealed that there are over ten thousand MS-13 me...

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Tornadoes in Wisconsin, Oklahoma leave 2 dead

Prairie Lakes Estates trailer park in north of Chetek suffered the most damage, Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald told local media. One person died at the mobile home park, the Wisconsin Emer...

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President Trump Delivers Commencement Address at Liberty University

President Trump Delivers Commencement Address at Liberty University

Falwell became a key surrogate and validator for the thrice-married Trump during the campaign, frequently traveling with Trump on the candidate's plane and appearing at events. He later added: "We all...

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Frustrated Senate Democrats push 'grand bargain' votes

Frustrated Senate Democrats push 'grand bargain' votes

The grand bargain is a package of bills Republicans and Democrats have negotiated since January. The Democratic offer to meet Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner's demand for tax relief for local homeowner...

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Peace Officers Memorial Day Today

This day has been observed in our country annually ever since. President John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation in October 1962 designating May 15 as National Peace Officers' Memorial Day. "The o...

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FDA warns of faulty lead tests

FDA warns of faulty lead tests

Eden Wells, chief medical executive of MDHHS, said in the state news release. Patrick Breysse , director of the CDC's National Center for Environmental Health, said that the CDC is keeping a close ...

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Amtrak train conductor shot by passenger

Amtrak train conductor shot by passenger

According to the Chicago Tribune , a 70-year-old Wisconsin man fired his gun from a train window at the Metra station in Naperville, Illinois near Chicago. Pace buses also were moved to the north sid...

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Google Assistant for iPhone Officially Announced - Here Are the Details

Google announced on Wednesday that Google Assistant, the company's smart voice assistant, is now available for iPhone. On top of that, Lens can use your location, orientation and street view to br...

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Always Dreaming is 4-5 early favorite for Preakness

Always Dreaming is 4-5 early favorite for Preakness

Preakness Stakes contender Gunnevera is seen past a starting gate as he walks to the track for a workout at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Wednesday, May 17, 2017. Triple Crown Winners (Official ...

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Sally Yates: Russians had 'real leverage' over Michael Flynn

Sally Yates: Russians had 'real leverage' over Michael Flynn

Yates , when asked by CNN's Anderson Cooper if Flynn's Russian Federation ties were illegal, said, "There's certainly a criminal statute implicated by his conduct". The full interview is tonight at ...

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