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Emmett Till Sign Vandalized Again

Emmett Till Sign Vandalized Again

Allan Hammons , whose company manages the Mississippi Freedom Trail where the sign is located, says he does not know if the new vandalism is racially motivated, but adds that it was the only sign on...

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Son of Ex-Padre on Life Support After Freak Baseball Accident

Son of Ex-Padre on Life Support After Freak Baseball Accident

After stepping on home plate, the catcher tried to the throw the ball to the pitcher, but ended up hitting Jason in the face. The ball struck Jason in the face, breaking his nose. The prayers and supp...

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Family recalls loving nature of Seattle mom killed by police

Along with the transcripts, police also released images of what appear to be kitchen knives as well as a diagram of Lyles' apartment. But a confrontation erupted. "We will get to the truth". "Ther...

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Firefighters Battle 'Lake Fire' Blaze in Castaic

Firefighters Battle 'Lake Fire' Blaze in Castaic

Two outbuildings have been destroyed, according to U.S. Forest Service spokesman Nathan Judy. About 300 firefighters from the Angeles National Forest and LACFD were battling the blaze, LACFD Fire ...

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Putin warns new sanctions will 'complicate' ties between Russia and US

Putin warns new sanctions will 'complicate' ties between Russia and US

The Senate voted 98 to 2, today, to pass the underlying Iran sanctions legislation as amended. Lawmakers advanced the measure just days after it was announced by Banking Chairman Mike Crapo of Ida...

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Supreme Court to hear partisan gerrymandering case

Supreme Court to hear partisan gerrymandering case

Whitford . Even as the court agreed to hear the case, the justices sent a signal they may be skeptical of the challengers' arguments. Sponsored Content - Download our Executive Briefing to learn ...

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Flash flood watch to begin Sunday afternoon

The next chance for severe weather will be Friday , according to the weather service. "Any storm that survives over Long Island should produce very heavy rain, unsafe lightning and strong winds", H...

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People fill the streets for the Annual Juneteenth Celebration

People fill the streets for the Annual Juneteenth Celebration

It wasn't until General Granger proclaimed it in Galveston on June 19, 1865 that Texas got the news. Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration to commemorate the ending of slavery in the United S...

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Trump Appears to Confirm He Is Under Investigation

Trump surrogates have followed the president's line of criticism, which has propagated across cable news and conservative publications. Mr Comey, who had been leading one of several Russian Federati...

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Paul Minnesota During Protests Of Philando Castile Shooting Verdict

As CNN writes , "The protests were expected". Yanez was charged with one count of second-degree manslaughter and two counts of reckless discharge of a firearm for killing Castile , 32. The last wo...

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Anger over not guilty verdict in Minnesota police shooting

Anger over not guilty verdict in Minnesota police shooting

Jurors received the case Monday afternoon after attorneys for the prosecution and defense finished their closing arguments. Yanez stared ahead with no reaction as the verdict was read. "He shot into...

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'Heat Domes' Could Push Parts Of The Southwest To Record Temperatures

'Heat Domes' Could Push Parts Of The Southwest To Record Temperatures

A less severe heat advisory for mountain areas with elevations lower than 5,000 feet, which includes Julian and Pine Valley, will run from 11 a.m. Saturday to 9 p.m. Hikers and others planning to go o...

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Afghan soldier attacks foreign soldiers, wounding 4

The injured troops have been evacuated for treatment, the mission said in a statement . "We are aware of an incident", the office said in a statement. About a week ago three members of USA troops w...

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Trump appears to confirm he's under investigation

One memo recounts a February request from Trump that Comey end an investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn. Grassley's office said the letter is in response to a recent letter...

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$447.8 million Powerball jackpot winning ticket sold in Riverside county

The owner of a Southern California liquor store says he doesn't know who bought the winning $447.8 million Powerball ticket. The store is just off a highway in an area originally developed as a reti...

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AG Rosenstein sees no reason to fire Mueller

In October 1973, the Justice Department's special prosecutor investigating the Watergate break-in, Archibald Cox, took his quest for information from the Nixon White House to court. Supporters of Tr...

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McSally Announces To Standing Ovation That Baseball Game Will Go On

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders wasted no time in expressing his regret and disgust that a follower of his campaign had committed such a cowardly attack. And he urged members of both parties to unite. Th...

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Teacher of student in coma calls him a fighter

Appearing before reporters in the coat his son wore during his trial in North Korea previous year, the father of Otto Warmbier said it was "bittersweet" to have his son home after being imprisoned...

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MI officials charged in Flint Legionnaires' outbreak

MI officials charged in Flint Legionnaires' outbreak

She was the department's Chief Medical Officer. They are connected to the Legionnaires' disease death of 85-year-old Robert Skidmore of Mt. Morris. "And a very serious charge ", said Schuette. Flin...

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Manhunt for escaped inmates enters third day — Georgia Prison Escape

Rowe was serving a life sentence without the possibility of parole for multiple armed robberies; Dubose was serving 20 years for armed robbery and aggravated assault. It wasn't immediately clear ...

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Tightening Cuban Relations Is Bad Policy and Bad for Democracy

Tightening Cuban Relations Is Bad Policy and Bad for Democracy

Imposing new restrictions on trade and travel to Cuba is something that a majority of Cuban-Americans would frown upon. "Agricultural trade is an area where we can get the support we need to effect ch...

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HCSO: Drug dealers disguised meth as candy

HCSO: Drug dealers disguised meth as candy

When officers arrived on the scene they discovered a male and female removing the lollipops from the home, the Harris County Sheriff's Office said. "What if one of these lollipops were dropped i...

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Jeff Flake recalls Virginia shooting of Steve Scalise at baseball game

Jeff Flake recalls Virginia shooting of Steve Scalise at baseball game

Can't see the video below? Alexandria police chief Michael Brown said five people were taken to hospital but it was not clear how many of those were law enforcement officers. "He was transported...

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Reaction to Rosenworcel's FCC Nomination Keeps Coming

Reaction to Rosenworcel's FCC Nomination Keeps Coming

Attempts to get Rosenworcel's re-nomination at the end of the last Congress faltered in acrimony between Senate Republicans and Democrats. Rosenworcel also led efforts to modernize the FCC's lifelin...

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Pyongyang releases USA student as Rodman kicks off non-official visit

Police apprehended the student, identified only as 25-year-old Kim, Tuesday night for sending a homemade bomb to his professor's office at the engineering faculty building of the university in western...

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Jury drills down on Bill Cosby's testimony

Jury drills down on Bill Cosby's testimony

The trial wrapped late Monday after the defense team's six-minute case and both sides' closing arguments. The US comedian and actor Cosby is to go on trial for sexual assaul after former University em...

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Trump proposal aims at another way of getting people to work

Trump proposal aims at another way of getting people to work

Sessions is expected to face sharp questioning from his former Senate colleagues about his role in the investigation into contacts between Trump campaign associates and Russian Federation during the 2...

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Montana's Gianforte avoids jail time for reporter assault

Mr. Gianforte still won the seat in the U.S. House of Representatives. Gianforte's actions "thrust me into a national spotlight I did not seek or desire", Jacobs said . "I'm excited to get to work"...

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Lordy! McCain Explains Senior Moment During Comey Hearing

Lordy! McCain Explains Senior Moment During Comey Hearing

When McCain's statement was released earlier in the day, the Diamondbacks responded with a shrug emoji. According to McCain, he was up late on Wednesday night watching the Arizona Diamondbacks . Bu...

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Texas Boy Dies of 'Dry Drowning' Days After Going Swimming

Texas Boy Dies of 'Dry Drowning' Days After Going Swimming

His lungs were full of fluid. In the case of secondary drowning , water enters the lungs, but not enough to cause drowning right away. Dry drowning usually happens soon after exiting the water, b...

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Jailed man sought in Illinois charged in Vegas

Jailed man sought in Illinois charged in Vegas

She said Quate killed one of their children and left the body in a container in the garage of a Centreville home. ST. LOUIS (AP) - Police in IL believe the remains of a child found in the garage of ...

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Trump wishes Comey luck, allies aim at lawman's credibility

Trump wishes Comey luck, allies aim at lawman's credibility

Richard Burr, says that Mueller has not restricted Comey from talking about anything before the panel, although his memos at this point will not be given to the committee, the Times also reported ....

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Portland rally, counter protests draw thousands

Officers noted that the criminal behavior was limited to Chapman Square and noted that anyone remaining in the park could be arrested. A Trump Free Speech rally is scheduled for the afternoon, a...

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Weekend Forecast: Warm temps continue with chance of pop-up storms

Weekend Forecast: Warm temps continue with chance of pop-up storms

A slight chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon. Wednesday night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. The chance for showers and thunderstorms wi...

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'March for Truth' demands independent investigation into Trump's possible Russia ties

'March for Truth' demands independent investigation into Trump's possible Russia ties

The protests come ahead of testimony by former Federal Bureau of Investigation director, James Comey to the Senate Intelligence Committee scheduled for June 8th. March for Truth organizers, however, a...

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USA withdrawal from Paris agreement may not take effect until 2020

Former President Barack Obama spoke out about his strong belief in the power of other nation's leaders to combat climate change , and Mayor Bill de Blasio is standing with the former president. S...

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SEC tweaks graduate transfer rules, opening door for Zaire

SEC tweaks graduate transfer rules, opening door for Zaire

Florida was in limbo with Zaire because offensive lineman Mason Halter and linebacker Anthony Harrell did not meet the league's requirements after transferring in 2015. "It was early on in the g...

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Trump pulling US from global climate pact, dismaying allies

Trump pulling US from global climate pact, dismaying allies

Everyone cautioned that no decision was final until Trump announced it. The president and his aides were finalizing the details of a pullout, an official said, insisting on anonymity to discuss the de...

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The most misspelled words by state

Melodie took the written test Tuesday morning and "it was easier than I thought it was going to be", she said. Sylvie's rate? $200 an hour. "I want to see her succeed, and I know she would do the ...

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Three killed in shooting at auto dealership near Dallas

Three killed in shooting at auto dealership near Dallas

Peters says Hutchinson had been sought since March when he failed to appear for court in Hennepin County, which includes Minneapolis. Fidel Garcia and Gabriel Bernal were licensed private investigat...

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Devout Catholic Sean Spicer Excluded From Trump's Vatican Trip

Devout Catholic Sean Spicer Excluded From Trump's Vatican Trip

The Pope gave the president a copy of Laudato Si , an encyclical he wrote on the environment - a pointed gift, given that Mr Trump has threatened to withdraw the USA from the 2015 Paris accor...

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Trump pushes aside Montenegro leader _ who calls it natural

He even took the chance to thank the leader of the free world for his support for Montenegro's membership in the alliance. In what may have been an attempt at Trump-friendly sloganeering, Stoltenberg ...

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Officer who shot Tamir Rice is fired in unrelated matter

Officer who shot Tamir Rice is fired in unrelated matter

Samaria Rice settled a federal civil rights lawsuit with the city a year ago for $ 6 million . In January, it was announced that the two officers along with a third officer, William Cunningham , wo...

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To many Americans, Memorial Day has lost its meaning

His body was returned to Durham, to the World War Veteran's Plot at Maplewood Cemetery, where flat stones mark the graves of veterans from World War I, World War II and the Korean War. The ceremony be...

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President Trump Says His Trip Saved 'Millions of Jobs.' That's Not True

President Trump Says His Trip Saved 'Millions of Jobs.' That's Not True

Finally, Trump will likely make some sort of reference to the recent suicide bombing that occurred in Manchester, although he did already address this during a press conference this past week in which...

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GOP focus on lowering health premiums may undermine benefits

The report, released Wednesday, estimates the GOP plan - the American Health Care Act - would increase the number of people without health insurance by 23 million in 2026 while reducing the fe...

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British police make two more arrests after Manchester bombing

British police make two more arrests after Manchester bombing

The bomb used in the attack appeared to contain carefully packed shrapnel and have a powerful, high velocity charge, according to leaked photographs from the investigation published by the New York T...

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Armed Man Dressed As Rambo Arrested At Phoenix Comic Con

Armed Man Dressed As Rambo Arrested At Phoenix Comic Con

Police were called to the Phoenix Convention Center when a woman who knows Sterling called and reported he was posting threats on Facebook about killing police officers and harming a performer at th...

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Iranian President Calls US Relations 'a Curvy Road'

Iranian President Calls US Relations 'a Curvy Road'

Iranian president Hassan Rouhani attends a news conference in Tehran, Iran , May 22, 2017. In the past, "Iran and the USA have experienced bends and turns in their relations, and the United Stat...

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Bridenstine to speak at Memorial Day ceremony May 27

The parade will proceed up Elm and Hudson streets to the Warrensburg Cemetery where memorial services are to be held honoring those who sacrificed their lives in various wars and conflicts. At the C...

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