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Trump 'very close' to picking new Federal Bureau of Investigation chief, leaning toward Lieberman

Trump 'very close' to picking new Federal Bureau of Investigation chief, leaning toward Lieberman

Trump interviewed Lieberman personally on Wednesday afternoon. Somewhere along the way, though, Lieberman seems to have lost the favor of his fellow Senate Democrats , as Politico reported Thursday...

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Probe will prove no conspiracy with Russian Federation

Probe will prove no conspiracy with Russian Federation

Comey or anyone else to end any investigation, including any investigation involving General Flynn", a White House statement said . Comey also kept memos from his phone conversations with Trump on ...

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Times Square crash: What we know so far

Times Square crash: What we know so far

After visiting the scene , Cuomo issued a statement saying the incident was "nothing short of horrific". White House spokesman Sean Spicer said President Trump was made aware of the incident. Pol...

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Santa Maria honors fallen police officers at ceremony

Santa Maria honors fallen police officers at ceremony

During that service, Jackson County sheriff's officials will place wreaths at the graves of six deputies killed in the line of duty. While thankfully fairly rare, these especially heinous murders illu...

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Three people fall from ferris wheel ride in Washington

Three people fall from ferris wheel ride in Washington

A crew with Washington State's Labor and Industries department is investigating whether a part detached from the ride. Officials say the older woman was in critical condition while the injuries of the...

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Black leaders to Tulsa: Act on pledges of racial harmony

Black leaders to Tulsa: Act on pledges of racial harmony

Officer Betty Shelby took the stand in her own defense on Monday saying she opened fire on Crutcher because she feared for her life when he reached into his vehicle. Crutcher's family and supporters c...

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Joe Lieberman, 3 others will meet with Trump about Federal Bureau of Investigation director job

Lieberman now works at the law firm that often represents Trump, Kasowitz. Comey was sacked by President Donald Trump last week. Joe Lieberman was among his top choices for the job. At a Democratic ...

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Trump Considering Joe Lieberman For FBI Director

Trump Considering Joe Lieberman For FBI Director

The President interviewed four candidates on Wednesday at the White House. In addition to Lieberman, the president will meet with former Oklahoma governor Frank Keating, who worked previously as a U...

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Trump interviews 4 candidates to post of FBI director

Trump interviews 4 candidates to post of FBI director

However, a DOJ spokeswoman said Wednesday that Mr. Sessions had spoken with all four of the candidates mentioned by the White House. "That includes Sen. He is also senior counsel at NY law firm Kasowi...

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North Korea missile program progressing faster than expected, Seoul says

North Korea missile program progressing faster than expected, Seoul says

The council urged North Korea to show "sincere commitment to denuclearization through concrete action" and stressed the importance of "working to reduce tensions". The missile covered a distance of ro...

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OH schools could lose millions under American Health Care Act

OH schools could lose millions under American Health Care Act

The spot directs viewers to call a number that connects to the Capitol switchboard. Susan Collins, R-Maine, why neither she nor any other female senator is included in the Senate's 13-member gro...

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I'm victim of 'greatest witch hunt' in political history

Trump met news of the Wednesday appointment of a special counsel, former FBI director Robert S. Muller III, with a Thursday tweet about a "witch hunt" and strong words at a subsequent news conferenc...

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USA admiral: North Korea's actions 'recipe for disaster'

USA admiral: North Korea's actions 'recipe for disaster'

China has been infuriated by the USA deployment of an advanced Terminal High Altitude Area Defense ( THAAD ) anti-missile system in South Korea , saying it was a threat to its security and would do n...

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Ryan backs Trump, cautions against 'rush to judgment'

Ryan backs Trump, cautions against 'rush to judgment'

Revelations that Comey - whom Trump abruptly fired last week - kept detailed notes of his past meetings with Trump roiled Washington politics this week. Trump fired Flynn on February 13, on grounds ...

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Learjet Crash Near New Jersey's Teterboro Airport Kills Two

Learjet Crash Near New Jersey's Teterboro Airport Kills Two

Teterboro Airport is 12 miles from midtown Manhattan. Fire and large plumes of black smoke were seen at the crash site. Carlstadt Police Sergeant John Cleary told reporters the plane hit one bui...

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Donald Trump Gives Hat to Son of Fallen Police Officer

Donald Trump Gives Hat to Son of Fallen Police Officer

Authorities say 143 law enforcement officers died in the line of duty a year ago throughout the country. President Trump politicized a longstanding bipartisan tradition honoring fallen police office...

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NAFTA demise fears fade as U.S. firms committed to Mexico: lobby

NAFTA demise fears fade as U.S. firms committed to Mexico: lobby

Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer expressed their preference to keep the current trilateral format in the NAFTA talks. Companies no longer fear the North American Trade Agreement (NAFTA) will c...

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Ailes hospitalized after fall before his death

Ailes hospitalized after fall before his death

His wife's statement, first published on the conservative Drudge Report , said: "I am profoundly sad and heartbroken to report that my husband, Roger Ailes , passed away this morning". Born ...

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Acting FBI director undercuts White House on Comey firing

Trump on Tuesday fired Comey, who was leading an investigation into alleged Russian hacking of the 2016 election, as well as possible collusion between Moscow and the Trump campaign. Trump tweeted , "...

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Storms pummel central United States, as tornadoes kill at least 2

There was no immediate word on any damage or possible injuries from that twister. The storms, however, will be capable of producing strong winds of up to 70 miles per hour, very large hail of up to ...

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