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Maryland, DC sue Trump over business dealings

Racine and Frosh argue Trump has unfairly used his position as president to increase patronage of his family's hotels and restaurants. Now, the attorneys general for the District of Columbia and...

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The Father You Can Be

I didn't talk to my own dad for many years, and I missed more than one Father's Day . Which is really just a fancy way of saying it's a holiday created to show our fathers we care. And there is jus...

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New Life Baptist Church to hold one-day Bible Camp

Register at http://hixsonumc.org/pages/Vacation-Bible-School-2017. There will be a picnic for the participants' families at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, June 29, where the children will sing songs, and pictu...

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Attorney General Session next up for Capitol Hill scrutiny

WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions , whose contacts with Russia's ambassador to the US during the presidential campaign have sparked questions, agreed Saturday to appear before the S...

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I'm 100% willing to testify about Comey's claims

I'm 100% willing to testify about Comey's claims

Former FBI director James Comey listens to the committee chairman at the beginning of the Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, Thursday, June 8, 2017, in Washington. "He's a leak...

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Man who shot congressman was living in van, called a loner

Man who shot congressman was living in van, called a loner

Ill., Sheriff's Department shows James T. Hodgkinson . The man suspected of firing on a congressional baseball practice in Alexandria recently moved to the D.C. He was still in Illinois as of March...

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White House torn over Mueller's role as pressure grows

But, in testimony to Sen. Peter Carr, a spokesman for Mueller, did not comment on the Post report when reached by Fox News, but did say that the special counsel's office "has undertaken stringent co...

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Sanders 'sickened,' shooter possibly linked to '16 campaign

He attended Southern Illinois University in Edwardsville, and through the end of a year ago worked for JTH Inspections, the Facebook page indicates. Sanders said she was echoing the words of the P...

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Cosby arrives for 4th day of jury deliberations

The portion of Constand's seven hours of trial testimony during which she talked about the night she says Cosby drugged and sexually violated her. The district attorney's office declined to comm...

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MDHHS Director and four others charged in Flint Water death

MDHHS Director and four others charged in Flint Water death

Michigan Health and Human Services Director Nick Lyon walks past reporters after appearing at the 67th District Court in downtown Flint on Thursday June 15, 2017 for his arraignment on charges of ...

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'Will Trump Regret This?' President Vows to Testify Under Oath

A reporter asked the president about Comey's assertion that Trump told him "I hope you can see your way clear to letting this go", referring to the investigation into former National Securit...

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Scott approves pay raises for state workers

Scott approves pay raises for state workers

In a ceremony for veterans at the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles in Tallahassee, Scott signed the compensation legislation (SB 7022), a key priority of Senate Appropriations Chairman ...

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Congressional baseball practice shooting: What we know about the victims

Congressional baseball practice shooting: What we know about the victims

The vice president also sought prayers for Scalise and a Capitol Police officer who was shot Wednesday while defending Scalise and Republican colleagues from a shooter as they practiced for an annua...

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Mueller investigating Trump for obstruction of justice, Washington Post reports

Mueller III , who was named as special counsel overseeing the Russia probe by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein about a month ago. "Requesting on multiple occasions that Comey do things lik...

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Congress seeks normalcy, heads back to work after shooting

Democrats won in an 11-2 blowout. Texas Rep. Mike Conaway described what sounded like an explosion, then lawmakers scattering off the field as police roamed in search of the gunman and engaged him. ...

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Two Tigers, two Tide, one former Gov among Major League Baseball draft selections

Two Tigers, two Tide, one former Gov among Major League Baseball draft selections

MI had five players selected a year ago. He allowed 62 hits and 40 walks in 63 innings pitched while striking out 71. Among the incoming signing class, Anchorage, Alaska high schooler Jonny Homza wa...

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Vice President Mike Pence hires outside counsel for Russia probe

Vice President Mike Pence hires outside counsel for Russia probe

With news reports that the Special Counsel investigating election interference in 2016 by Russian Federation is looking at possible obstruction of justice by President Donald Trump , Mr. There we...

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Ken Starr: Not Enough Evidence for Trump Obstruction Case

Trump's questions are best directed at his Department of Justice, who have the power to investigate Clinton . In a second tweet a few minutes later, the president once again called the Russian Fe...

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Gunfire turns U.S. lawmakers' baseball practice into 'killing field'

Gunfire turns U.S. lawmakers' baseball practice into 'killing field'

Matt Mika, a lobbyist for Tyson Foods, who was helping with practice during Wednesday's shooting, was also seriously wounded. Barton later said Williams hurt his ankle and is now using a walking boot....

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North Korea releases US citizen Otto Warmbier

After being detained in North Korea for nearly a year-and-a-half, an American student has finally been released, but only to reunite with his family in a state of coma . As the administration con...

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Trump loses latest travel ban appeal

They could order an unusual June argument and try to resolve the travel ban lawsuits before they leave town for the summer. If he had not done so, the order may not violate the Constitution, the lawye...

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Anti-Muslim rallies in U.S. draw large counter-protests

Liyakat Takim, a professor of Islamic studies at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, in Canada, said Islamic law plays a role similar to Christian and Jewish law; as a guide to religious life ...

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Elks Flag Day ceremony Wednesday

Elks Flag Day ceremony Wednesday

Vern Buchanan, R-Sarasota. "Is the present condition of these flags the result of their usual service as the emblem of our country?" President Harry Truman later signed Flag Day's permanent observ...

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Fresh questions for Sessions _ and he'll answer in public

Fresh questions for Sessions _ and he'll answer in public

Defense attorney Stuart Slotnick said it may affect some low-level people in drug organizations that need help instead of prison. But they hope the hearing offers a chance to at least get Sessions o...

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Trump calls ex-FBI director Comey a 'leaker' after testimony

According to the YouGov poll issued on Saturday, only 26 percent of the citizens viewed Trump as trustworthy, while 28 percent said they were not sure. Comey said he believed Trump's statement ...

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Parents new nightmare: Meth lollipops ($1M worth just in suburban Houston home)

Parents new nightmare: Meth lollipops ($1M worth just in suburban Houston home)

Investigators believe Mack may have lived at the home prior to the bust and returned to burglarize the residence and steal the drug-laced sweets, according to the station. Each piece of candy was mean...

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Michigan native and former GOP staffer shot

Michigan native and former GOP staffer shot

He has been taken to a local hospital and we're awaiting word on his condition. "We're deeply concerned about him and his family". Tyson Foods confirmed to CBS that Mika was in surgery after being...

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Top House GOP leader shot at congressional baseball practice

A Capitol Police officer who was part of Rep. Scalise's security detail also was wounded, as were a current congressional staffer and a lobbyist for Tyson Foods who previously worked for Congress. "...

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Kirsten Powers shuts down Trump aide who called Kamala Harris 'hysterical'

It shows that they've been too ensconced in the Northeast Corridor-Washington, D.C., national political scene over the past few years to have really noticed and seen Harris over her 20-plus years in...

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Trump delays effective date of travel ban amid court battle

Trump delays effective date of travel ban amid court battle

Some critics reacted to the court's decision stating that the move has no national security validation for the court to order a travel ban on discrimination basis. On 12 June, the US Court of Appeal...

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