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Manchester attack: Further arrests made, including bomber's brother and father

Manchester attack: Further arrests made, including bomber's brother and father

But Hashem told interrogators that "we knew what we were doing", Libyan officials said. "There's extensive investigations going on and activity taking place across Greater Manchester as we speak"....

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Kushner wanted secret line with Russians

The report stemmed from information about a conversation Russian Ambassador to the U.S. "He will do the same if he is contacted in connection with any other inquiry", his legal team said in a stateme...

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Supreme Court Strikes Down North Carolina Congressional Redistricting Map

Supreme Court Strikes Down North Carolina Congressional Redistricting Map

And this opinion may have implications for other North Carolina cases working their way through the courts. North Carolina's voters would be much better served if a bipartisan or nonpartisan indepen...

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Coast Guard urges boating safety this holiday weekend

Coast Guard urges boating safety this holiday weekend

Make sure more than one person on board is familiar with all aspects of your boat's handling, operations, and general boating safety. When lake and river levels are up, as they have been in recent w...

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Metro Atlanta's jobless rate declines to 4.5 percent

The rates dropped as the labor force declined, there were fewer employed and unemployed residents, there was a small job loss and the number of new layoffs decreased. In Ohio County, the unemployment ...

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Texas pushes ahead with 'bathroom bill' as others shy away

He attributed his optimism to "the general tone, and the willingness of people to make small concessions in order to build consensus". "We have no excuse for not adequately funding schools", Sawyer sa...

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Trump's Budget Director: Health Care Bill Would Curtail Health Care Costs

Trump's Budget Director: Health Care Bill Would Curtail Health Care Costs

Some Senate Republicans have promised to make sure Medicaid recipients would be protected under the new law. "If you start to make changes to make premiums more affordable, you get back to the...

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Pilot dead after medical helicopter crash in Del

Pilot dead after medical helicopter crash in Del

Murphy from Franklinville, New Jersey. The Federal Aviation Administration said in a statement that the Eurocopter E135 helicopter crashed just before noon Thursday about 1 mile southeast of New Cas...

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Adviser: Trump Views On Paris Accord 'Evolving'

Adviser: Trump Views On Paris Accord 'Evolving'

He came here to get smarter. "There is little expectation that the American President will be willing to share a constructive approach in this regard", says Monica Frassoni co-leader of the European...

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Russian diplomat claimed Kushner wanted backchannel: report says

Russian diplomat claimed Kushner wanted backchannel: report says

According to the report , Kislyak told his superiors in Moscow that Kushner made the proposal during a meeting on December 1 or 2 at Trump Tower, and that Kushner suggested using Russian diplomatic...

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Colorado oil tank blast kills worker, spurs safety questions

Colorado oil tank blast kills worker, spurs safety questions

An oil tank burns after an explosion at a tank battery owned by Anadarko near the Grand View Estates neighborhood in Weld County on Thursday, May 25, 2017 in Mead, Colo. battery, the term given to s...

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Texas Attorneys Try to Keep Infant Killing Nurse in Jail

Texas Attorneys Try to Keep Infant Killing Nurse in Jail

She has already been sentenced to 159 years in prison over two charges: 99 years for murdering 15-month-old Chelsea McClelland by giving her a fatally large dose of a muscle relaxant, and 60 years f...

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Jurors selected for Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial

More than 80 percent of Monday's jury pool said they were familiar with the case, and two-thirds said it would be hard to spend several weeks sequestered across the state. Protecting the identity of t...

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Governor signs law making gun fees nation's lowest

Patrick Svitek, a Texas Tribune reporter who was present at the gun range, confirmed in an email that Abbott was referring to the target sheet he'd just finished shooting at. "We didn't oppose this ...

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Two Views: How GOP health bill could stave off collapse of Obamacare

Congressional analysts estimate 24 million more Americans would be uninsured by 2026 under the bill, including 14 million by next year. This bill would dramatically reduce women's access to health c...

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Trump's Intel Chief Mum on Pressure to Rebut Russia Evidence

Trump's Intel Chief Mum on Pressure to Rebut Russia Evidence

Both refused the request as inappropriate. A senior intelligence official said Trump's goal was to "muddy the waters" about the scope of the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe at a time when De...

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Man arrested in Warwickshire over Manchester bombing

British Prime Minister Theresa May has raised the terror threat to its highest level - critical - for the first time in a decade. Megan's death was confirmed by her aunt Maxine Benson, who said she ...

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Russians 'boasted spies had links to Trump aides' during election campaign

Trump's campaign committee is now led by former deputy campaign manager Michael Glassner and John Pence, a nephew of Vice President Mike Pence. Mr John Brennan , the former director of the Central...

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White House adviser differs with coal-loving president

Cohn's comments stoked fears that Trump was backing away from that position. The president has already said that he plans on maintaining the sanctions imposed as a result of Russia's invasion of ...

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Hate crime reports have doubled in Manchester since terror attack

Hate crime reports have doubled in Manchester since terror attack

The New York Times Wednesday posted photos that show what it reported could be the detonator, a battery, nuts and screws for shrapnel, and fragments of a backpack used in the attack. Prime Minist...

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