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Cardin: Nunes memo release would be unsafe

Cardin: Nunes memo release would be unsafe

The incident aboard Air Force One is just the latest reported instance of Trump lashing out privately at Justice Department officials over matters concerning the special counsel's investigation....

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San Francisco to Throw Out Thousands of Pot Convictions

San Francisco to Throw Out Thousands of Pot Convictions

According to the District Attorney's Office, they will be retroactively applying Proposition 64 , which legalized the possession and recreational use of marijuana for adults ages 21 years or older, t...

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President Donald Trump delivers first State of the Union address

President Donald Trump delivers first State of the Union address

Despite his calls for bipartisanship, Trump spoke with tensions running high on Capitol Hill. But as Trump outlined his proposal to offer the Dreamers a "generous" path to citizenship in exchang...

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Train carrying GOP members of Congress collides with truck

Train carrying GOP members of Congress collides with truck

Separately, a congressman on the train told CNN most of the staff and members on the train are OK. A statement from Amtrak said the crash occurred at 11:20 a.m.in Crozet, Virginia. House Minority le...

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Don't interfere, let govt handle Rohingya case, Centre tells SC

Don't interfere, let govt handle Rohingya case, Centre tells SC

India can not become the refugee capital of the world, the Centre told the Supreme Court on Wednesday in a case relating to the Rohingya Muslims crossing the border from Myanmar into India, even as ...

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(COST) Position Trimmed by Sit Investment Associates Inc

It has outperformed by 8.44% the S&P500. Nelson Roberts Investment Advisors Llc increased its stake in Verizon Communications Inc (VZ) by 73.25% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the...

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South African police tap Interpol to help with Steinhoff investigation

South African police tap Interpol to help with Steinhoff investigation

Markus Jooste resigned from Steinhoff, which owns Poundland and Bensons for Beds in the United Kingdom, last December when the company postponed its financial statements. "The matter is now in the h...

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Air force officer taken into custody on charges of spying

Air force officer taken into custody on charges of spying

A Group Captain, posted at the IAFs headquarters here, has been taken into custody by the force for alleged involvement in espionage and possible attempt to access sensitive documents, official source...

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Amtrak train carrying GOP lawmakers hits garbage truck; 1 dead

Amtrak train carrying GOP lawmakers hits garbage truck; 1 dead

Senior Administration officials are in regular contact with Amtrak and state and local authorities. "Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims of this tragic accident and their families". Republic...

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Student had gun at Eastern York High School

Student had gun at Eastern York High School

Officials say that the student had not threatened anyone or was involved in any earlier incidents and that was no current safety threat to the school. He was located on campus and immediately taken in...

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Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh blacklisted as 'terrorist' by US

Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh blacklisted as 'terrorist' by US

Tillerson noted that the inclusion in the sanctions list will prevent planning for further terrorist attacks. Haniyeh heads Hamas' influential Political Bureau and was elected to the post last Feb...

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Virginia Tech freshman arrested for illegal possession of assault rifles

Virginia Tech freshman arrested for illegal possession of assault rifles

Yunsong Zhao, 19, was charged with possessing or transporting an assault firearm while not being a USA citizen or while not being lawfully admitted for permanent residence to the US, according to the...

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Woman jailed for smuggling drugs into Egypt has pardon withdrawn

Woman jailed for smuggling drugs into Egypt has pardon withdrawn

However, after days of uncertainty and mixed messages, the family were told last night that Laura has not been pardoned. "She looked a lot better this time than when we last saw her". More than 1,...

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Homeless 'Hero' Admits To Stealing From Manchester Attack Victims

Homeless 'Hero' Admits To Stealing From Manchester Attack Victims

His actions captured on CCTV, Chris Parker appeared for sentencing on Tuesday, January 30, after deliberately targeting seriously-injured victims following a bomb blast during a pop concert featurin...

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Tetra Tech, Inc. (TTEK) EPS Estimated At $0.52

Cooke & Bieler Lp who had been investing in Tetra Tech for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $2.80 billion market cap company. About 13,721 shares traded. (NasdaqGS:TTEK) has a Piotroski ...

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SC Rep. Trey Gowdy announces he won't run for re-election

SC Rep. Trey Gowdy announces he won't run for re-election

The Benghazi panel revealed the existence of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's private email server and controversies involving it proved to be damaging to her failed 2016 presidential campa...

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Tsvangirai Ally Sworn In As President

Tsvangirai Ally Sworn In As President

He called on Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) and the African Union to intervene and "open negotiations between President Uhuru Kenyatta and Mr Raila Odinga to set up a roadmap for ...

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Trump signs order to keep Guantanamo open

Trump signs order to keep Guantanamo open

When Obama left office, eight years after signing the closing order, there were still 41 inmates. "In the past, we have foolishly released hundreds of risky terrorists, only to meet them again on th...

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Ethiopia: 30th African Union Summit ends in Addis Ababa

Ethiopia: 30th African Union Summit ends in Addis Ababa

The paper said technicians at the AU uncovered the spying a year ago and noted that the information was being copied to servers in Shanghai. The African Union (AU) has a "very strong" partnership wi...

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Russia's Spy Chief Visited Washington Amid Publication of 'Kremlin List'

Russia's Spy Chief Visited Washington Amid Publication of 'Kremlin List'

Anatoly Antonov speaking on Russian TV channel Rossiya 1. Reuters cites two unnamed U.S. sources as having confirmed the meetings, which included "U.S. "The Trump administration must immediately c...

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Israel, Lebanon argue over disputed offshore energy block

Israel, Lebanon argue over disputed offshore energy block

Israel described as "very provocative" on Wednesday a Lebanese offshore oil and gas exploration tender in disputed territory on the countries' maritime border, and urged global firms not to bid. In 20...

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Justice Department Drops all Remaining Charges Against Sen. Menendez

Justice Department Drops all Remaining Charges Against Sen. Menendez

The development that seems to have unraveled the case was a federal judge's dismissal of seven of the 18 counts against the senator and his co-defendant, ophthalmologist Salomon Melgen , who was ...

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Hot Mic: Trump Says 'A Hundred Percent' We'll Release The Nunes 'Memo'

Hot Mic: Trump Says 'A Hundred Percent' We'll Release The Nunes 'Memo'

Some Republican senators have also said they don't want to release the memo, and Democrats have pushed back on Republican criticism of the FBI , saying it is an attempt to discredit Mueller's i...

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AG Sessions in Pittsburgh launching fight against online opioid sales

AG Sessions in Pittsburgh launching fight against online opioid sales

The U.S. Attorney General says tackling violent crime can start with ending the opioid epidemic. He then thanked all the law enforcement officers on behalf of President Donald Trump and spoke furthe...

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Michelle Obama Finally Revealed What Melania Trump's Mysterious Inauguration Gift Was

Michelle Obama Finally Revealed What Melania Trump's Mysterious Inauguration Gift Was

Michelle Obama and Melania Trump. "That they have something inside of them that is worthy to be expressed and that they have so much to contribute to their communities and to our country", she said...

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Miss it? View photos and video of the 'Super Blue Blood Moon'

Miss it? View photos and video of the 'Super Blue Blood Moon'

The full moon Wednesday was also the second of the month, making it a blue moon . The super moon is a term that astronomers have defined as when a full moon happens closer than 359,000 kilometres i...

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Saudi billionaire expects a release from all charges

Saudi billionaire expects a release from all charges

That sum included real estate, commercial entities, cash and other assets, the statement said. Prince Alwaleed bin Talal , the billionaire owner of the global investor Kingdom Holding Company, and ...

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Stormy Daniels deflects questioning over alleged affair with Donald Trump

Stormy Daniels deflects questioning over alleged affair with Donald Trump

Hours before her slated tell-all appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live , adult actress Stormy Daniels again denied an alleged affair with Donald Trump ever took place. The panel of hosts have previ...

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House Intelligence Committee votes to release memo on FISA abuses

House Intelligence Committee votes to release memo on FISA abuses

That review is already under way among advisers, an official said, and their findings will likely be presented to the President as early as Wednesday. On Monday, the committee voted to make the Demo...

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Fitness devices can provide locations of soldiers

Fitness devices can provide locations of soldiers

A new app created to show where people are exercising has unwittingly revealed the locations of secret military bases around the world. The map is not live, but shows a pattern of accumulated activi...

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