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Hastert Facing New Sexual Abuse Allegations

Hastert Facing New Sexual Abuse Allegations

The accuser, known in the lawsuit as "Richard Doe", reportedly claims that Hastert sodomized him in the 1970s. Hastert's attorney didn't immediately return messages seeking comment. Hastert is now s...

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Home prices rising 2 times faster than wages

Home prices rising 2 times faster than wages

The 20-City Composite index was up 5.9% year-on-year, the same as the month before and beating expectations for a slowdown to 5.7%. A larger-than-forecast increase in home prices in 20 USA cities in...

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Tributes Paid To Southern Rock Pioneer Gregg Allman

Tributes Paid To Southern Rock Pioneer Gregg Allman

Musician Gregg Allman of The Allman Brothers band performs at Eric Clapton's Crossroads Guitar Festival 2013 at Madison Square Garden on Friday April 12, 2013 in NY. Cher requested a divorce just ...

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Trump to Speak at Arlington Cemetery on Memorial Day

Trump to Speak at Arlington Cemetery on Memorial Day

Making a special recognition to Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly , a retired general, Trump offered his thoughts to the Kelly family for their son, who died in Afghanistan . This event honor...

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Supreme Court Will Hear Ohio's 'Voter Purge' Case

Supreme Court Will Hear Ohio's 'Voter Purge' Case

OH officials argue that the process used by OH for more than 20 years is constitutional and fully complies with state and federal laws. Under Ohio's policy, if registered voters miss voting for two ...

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Recently passed veterans honored at Northampton Memorial Day service

Recently passed veterans honored at Northampton Memorial Day service

The ceremony included the traditional reading of Union Army Commander-in-Chief Gen. John A. Logan's order to establish May 30, 1868, as Memorial Day. "We need to honor those that made the sacrifice,...

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Timothy Loehmann, officer who killed Tamir Rice, fired from Cleveland Police Department

Timothy Loehmann, officer who killed Tamir Rice, fired from Cleveland Police Department

It was one of a string of killings that fueled protests against use of deadly force by USA police, particularly against minorities. But memos from Loehmann's previous job with the Independence, Ohio, ...

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Texas faces slew of lawsuits over extremist right-wing bills

Republican state Sen. Charles Schwertner says the threat of court challenges shouldn't deter the Legislature from passing laws that are "necessary, proper and right". He said of the scaled-back bill...

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Rays' Ramirez 1st pitcher since '84 to start day after save

Rays' Ramirez 1st pitcher since '84 to start day after save

Texas is 2-7 since their 10-game winning streak that is still the longest in the majors this season. Evan Longoria and Logan Morrison belted back-to-back homers in the 15th as Tampa Bay took two ...

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Texas 'bathroom bill' near collapse over GOP standoff

He added: "As far as I'm concerned, it was enough and we will go no further". The proposed law would require transgender students to use restrooms that match the gender listed on their birth certifi...

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Trump tweets thanks to US service members

Trump tweets thanks to US service members

Christopher Horton; Special Forces Captain Andrew Byers; and Marine First Lt. Robert Kelly , the son of Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly , whose family members were in attendance. I think i...

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Kushner wanted 'link' with Russian Federation

Kushner wanted 'link' with Russian Federation

President Donald Trump has returned to the United States after a nine-day trip to Europe and the Middle East to meet a worsening domestic political crisis amid claims his his son-in-law, Jared Ku...

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Texas Tech set to host baseball regional

Texas Tech set to host baseball regional

But before we get there, we have to get through the Regional and Super Regional matchups and the 64-team field. The University of Oklahoma baseball team was selected as the two-seed in the NCAA L...

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Texas lawmakers OK budget but 'bathroom bill' still in limbo

The Texas House on May 22 backed a Senate bill extending a program that lets high school students who fail a couple of required exams take an alternative route to graduation. But Patrick, a staunch ...

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Trump honors fallen soldiers, Gold Star families in Memorial Day speech

Trump honors fallen soldiers, Gold Star families in Memorial Day speech

And while people mean well when they thank a veteran for their service, Visconti said there are other ways to show appreciation. "They were people who stood for something larger than themselves, peo...

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Trump honors fallen and families in Memorial Day address

Trump honors fallen and families in Memorial Day address

US President Donald Trump offered a solemn tribute to America's service members during a Memorial Day speech at Arlington National Cemetery, honoring those who gave their lives in war and those servin...

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NSA to Former US President Jimmy Carter Zbigniew Brzezinski passes away

The Polish-born academic served as a counselor to former President Lyndon B. Johnson from 1966 to 1968 and was Carter's national security adviser from 1977 to 1981. He voiced support for US policy i...

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What is Memorial Day?

What is Memorial Day?

Veterans, area politicians and Central Massachusetts residents gathered at the Massachusetts Vietnam Veterans' Memorial in Worcester to honor all veterans who served the United States. "I don't need t...

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Four facts about the history of Memorial Day

The war claimed lives of over 620,000 soldiers from both the Union and the Confederate sides. But Memorial Day is more than just a Monday off from work. It's not required, of course, but amid the ba...

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Mets say Matz, Lugo will each make another rehab start

Mets say Matz, Lugo will each make another rehab start

He has been on the DL ever since. Register now to learn how DHS and Commerce are implementing CDM strategies. It's likely Gsellman will go to the pen and we do think he can help us there. Matz (left...

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