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AG Sessions Urges More Mandatory Minimums, Rand Paul Slams Back

AG Sessions Urges More Mandatory Minimums, Rand Paul Slams Back

Exceptions for what can be charged will only be allowed with approval from a US attorney, an assistant USA attorney general or a designated supervisor. "If you are a drug trafficker, we will not look ...

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Trump campaign had 'at least 18 undisclosed contacts with Russians'

Trump campaign had 'at least 18 undisclosed contacts with Russians'

The cover comes as the Department of Justice on Wednesday announced the naming of former FBI Director Robert Mueller as special counsel to investigate Russian interference in the 2016 presidential e...

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Talks on airplane laptop ban end with no ban, more talks

In March, US authorities introduced restrictions on passengers taking laptops onto flights from Turkey, Morocco, Jordan, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait, amid suggest...

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Laptops Reportedly to Be Banned on All Flights to US From Europe

Laptops Reportedly to Be Banned on All Flights to US From Europe

Writing in the Daily Beast , Clive Irving said that an announcement from Washington is expected on Thursday. "DHS continues to evaluate the threat environment and will make changes when necessary to ...

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White House lawyers research impeachment, sources say

White House lawyers research impeachment, sources say

The DNC has refrained from mentioning the impeachment process and has not officially used the word. The definition is vague and has always been debated. A conviction must happen in the Senate. Typic...

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Russia Foreign Minister Denies Talking to Trump about Comey

Former FBI chief Robert Mueller was named special counsel last week to investigate alleged Russian interference in the 2016 USA election and possible collusion between Trump's campaign and Moscow. T...

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Michael Flynn blocked military plan against IS group opposed by Turkey

Michael Flynn blocked military plan against IS group opposed by Turkey

Michael Ledeen, an associate of Flynn, told the website that the retired general was reluctant to join the Trump administration. Several Trump supporters decried what they described as baseless ne...

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Portage teen dies in horrific NY crash

Portage teen dies in horrific NY crash

During his arrest Thursday, Rojas allegedly told police: "You were supposed to shoot me!" According to the US Navy, Rojas served from 2011 to 2014 in Florida, Illinois and SC, during which he was ...

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Rosenstein: Firing Comey Was 'Appropriate'

Rosenstein: Firing Comey Was 'Appropriate'

Responding to press questions at the White House Thursday afternoon, President Trump denounced the ongoing congressional and FBI investigations into possible collusion between his presidential campa...

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President's budget to include family leave plan

President's budget to include family leave plan

The group worked on the paid leave proposal, among others. " The states would have a big stake in it ", said one of the White House officials. " They could help design the program ". Only three stat...

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Korea fires missile in latest test, US and S. Korea say

Korea fires missile in latest test, US and S. Korea say

South Korea's Office of Joint Chiefs of Staff said South Korea and the United States were conducting close-up analysis of the launch. Commander David Benham, a U.S. "We all have to send a sign to No...

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Notre Dame Fine With Students' Plan to Protest Mike Pence Speech

Notre Dame Fine With Students' Plan to Protest Mike Pence Speech

Elizabeth Dole, but no Democrats. Groups called the Slippery Rock Huddle and the Grove City College Advocates For Inclusion and Acceptance organized the march. While some conservatives view Pence ...

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South Dakotans debate over changes to the American Health Care Act

South Dakotans debate over changes to the American Health Care Act

According to The Cook Political Report , 20 Republican House seats have shifted towards Democrats in 2018 thanks to their votes for unpopular American Health Care Act (Trumpcare). "Right now ObamaCa...

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Mayor condemns torch-bearing protesters defending Confederate statue

Signer called the event "either profoundly ignorant" or "designed to instill fear". MAYOR MIKE SIGNER: And I would invite the community, anybody who's still watching, to let us know any other nam...

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'Smart, funny, and engaging': Times Square victim was MI teen

'Smart, funny, and engaging': Times Square victim was MI teen

Two law enforcement officials say a driver accused of running down pedestrians in Times Square told officers he was hearing voices and expected to die. He said that out of an "abundance of caution...

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Body of missing college student found after week-long search

Body of missing college student found after week-long search

At around 2:30 p.m. Saturday, two people searching in the woods neat Rt. The body was reportedly found in a wooded area near Interstate 495. Police are awaiting identity confirmation of the body f...

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Trump administration gives notice on NAFTA renegotiations

US trade policy has been a prominent issue in recent months, the letter acknowledges, and taking a fresh look at NAFTA will be an immediate priority. Canada and Mexico both welcomed the American mov...

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Charlottesville mayor slammed with anti-Semitic tweets after criticizing alt-right rally

Charlottesville mayor slammed with anti-Semitic tweets after criticizing alt-right rally

MAYOR MIKE SIGNER: And I would invite the community, anybody who's still watching, to let us know any other names you might have from the history of this area at all. In November, media attention hone...

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Former FBI Director James Comey agrees to testify before Senate Intel Committee

In their announcement Friday, Burr and Warner announced that Comey would testify in open session, and that they would schedule that session after the Memorial Day break. The paper reported the feder...

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Clarinda Police memorial services Wednesday

Capitol. This includes supporting the Officer Safety and Wellness Group, which improves officer safety on the job, and accelerating the processing of benefits through the Public Safety Officers' Benef...

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