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People Are Rallying For Health Care Across The Country With #OurFirstStand

Holding signs that read "Stop Republican war on healthcare", and chanting "healthcare is a human right", a group gathered on Courthouse Square Sunday afternoon to protest the planned dismantling of the Affordable Care Act. So I think the real key is, that in order to come up with a replacement, democrat votes are going to be needed. There were some 70 similar rallies across the country, according to Sanders.

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Nanny cam allegedly shows sitter burning toddler with curling iron

Persuad said she discovered a burn on his hand, and the boy reportedly told her the nanny caused it. "I'm feeling devastated. I fee like I failed him". Court documents indicate that she was trying to "discipline" the toddler because he wouldn't listen. Nxumalo is charged with two counts of assault, criminal possession of a weapon and endangering the welfare of a child.

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OU to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day with athletic department event

Martin Luther King Jr . The MLK Jr. Birthday Celebration begins on Texas at Crawford, proceeds west on Texas, north on San Jacinto, east on Preston, north on Crawford, east on Congress, and concludes on Congress at Jackson. King wrote the letter in response to an advertisement a group of white ministers, who supported the civil rights movement, had placed in the Birmingham newspaper, Williams said.

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Auburn University hosts events to commemorate Martin Luther King

Day. "Our speaker is Judge Teri Jamison from Columbus, Ohio". The breakfast will take place at the SOMC Friends Center, 1202 18th St., beginning at 9 a.m. "We want our children to know that they are as important as we are". The public an visit the gardens, located at Martin Luther King Jr. On Monday morning, there will be a Martin Luther King Workshop from 10 a.m.

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Dept. of Justice finds pattern of civil rights violations by Chicago PD

It also studied investigative files on use-of-force incidents that included more than 170 officer-involved shootings. In response to the federal investigation, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has agreed to enter a court-enforced agreement with the Justice Department on a wide range of reforms, Lynch and other officials announced .

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Bahrain executes 3 convicted in deadly police bombing

The executions were the first to be carried out in the island kingdom since 2010. The Public Prosecutor requested the implementation of the verdict, and the execution, implemented by a firing squad on Sunday morning, took place in the presence of a judge, Public Prosecution representatives, the prison commandant, a physician and a preacher as stipulated by the law.

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President Barack Obama Takes Americans on Virtual Reality Tour of White House

Obama noted that Trump "ran sort of a improvisational campaign" but cautioned him against running an "improvisational presidency", saying it will be a test to see if Trump can build an organisation and execute the vision he laid out during the campaign.

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Truck cuts off Utah snowplow, plow plunges over rail

Dash camera video (see video clips) captured the moment a semi-trailer clipped one of the winged scrapers on a UDOT snowplow, sending the plow across the opposite lanes of travel, through a guardrail and rolling down a 300 foot embankment. 'We want to make sure people understand to let these snow plow operators do the job they need to do'. "A semi truck made a decision to pass him on the right-hand side".

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WEATHER: Cloudy, chance of freezing rain by Sunday night

It may take until 10 AM through noon for the light snow to make it to Lebanon and Lancaster Counties, so it is going to take some time for all of us to see the first few flakes. Temperatures hovering around freezing and rain showers will be with us for the next several hours, into Sunday morning and afternoon. The chance of precipitation is 90 percent throughout the day Monday.

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Police Fatally Shoot Man Allegedly Threatening His Mother With Screwdriver

According to NYPD Chief of Patrol Terence Monahan, the officers were called to 137-64 Westgate Street house early Saturday for reports of a lady shouting. Police sources identified the suspect at Jahlire Nicholson. Monahan said two officers fired, each hitting the man once. The suspect refused. The officers attempted to disarm the suspect and were able to free the female during the struggle.

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Trump business-conflicts failure lines up gridlock

And whether a change in policies toward the Philippines would affect his existing deals there with businessman Jose Antonio, who was recently appointed Philippine trade envoy to the U.S. HORSLEY: And Dillon stressed that Trump is doing this voluntarily. "We could make deals in Russian Federation very easily if we wanted to", Trump said.

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Fisk University Celebrates MLK Day

Kaylee Switzer, a senior health and human performance major from Keys, is the director of this year's Day of Service. There will be a question and answer session immediately following the presentation. The news release states the name designation "was meant to comply with conflicting state and federal laws that gave different names to the holiday", which falls also on Confederate General Robert E.

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IRS to delay tax refunds for millions of low-income families

The IRS will not begin to issue refunds until February 15, but the refunds will more than likely not be in bank accounts or debit cards until the week of February 27. More than 70 percent of taxpayers are expected to get refunds. Two years ago, the IRS started partnering with the major tax-preparation services and with state tax agencies to combat identity theft.

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Impact draft striker Nick Depuy with 19th pick at MLS SuperDraft

Danladi, 21, is considered by many to be the most-talented prospect in the draft, but he has battled injury during his career making him a somewhat risky pick. Who will be selected first overall? It starts at 3pm ET on Friday (January 13), with selections for the first two rounds being made at the National Soccer Coaches Association of America convention before the remaining picks - rounds three and four - are completed on Tuesday (January 17) by conference call.

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National Football League playoff schedule 2017

Marshawn Lynch's two-yard scoring run gave the Seahawks a 28-27 lead with 31 seconds remaining. Watch for Russell Wilson to carry the load this time . The Falcons' defense has been particularly susceptible for opposing tight ends all season and Graham could have another big day. LIMITED: S Jeron Johnson (knee), DT Tony McDaniel (concussion), RB C.J.

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UC Davis: Protests shut down controversial speakers

In a statement , Interim Chancellor Ralph J. Hexter said he was " deeply disappointed " with the protests. In November, thousands of Harvard students were planning a peaceful protest for former Breitbart executive chair Steve Bannon, but the chief White House strategist for President-elect Donald Trump cancelled his appearance the day before the event.

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Mattis says Putin 'trying to break' North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

It comes amid ongoing military build up in the Russian exclave of Kaliningrad, which is separated from the majority of the country by Lithuania and Latvia, and concern that Mr Putin may test North Atlantic Treaty Organisation in the early weeks of a Trump presidency.

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A look at Trump's business ties as Trump hands control to sons

Standing next to a table stacked with dozens of document-packed file folders, Trump attorney Sheri Dillon detailed the president-elect's plan to distance himself from his wide-ranging business interests, several times emphasizing that Trump was taking the measures "voluntarily" because conflict of interest laws do not apply to presidents, she said.

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Steelers vs. Chiefs Prediction, Preview, Spread, Channel

The Steelers were 11-point favorites and covered in convincing fashion, with a 30-12 victory. Collectively, the Chiefs had 1,748 rushing yards in the regular season, only 17 more yards than the NFL's leading rusher Ezekiel Elliott. The team was also 9-3 vs. AFC opponents this year, as well as 5-3 on the road. After a week to recuperate, they both look to be ready for this weekend's game .

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It's Girl Scout cookie season!

There are approximately 1 million Girl Scouts across the nation that participate in the cookie program. Girl Scout S'Mores are crunchy graham sandwich cookies with creamy chocolate and marshmallowy filling. Direct and booth sales by troops will begin on February 10 and will run through March 18. Girl Scouts is the premier leadership development organization for girls.

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Head of DC National Guard ordered to step down after inauguration starts

That will mean he is removed from his post before the parade begins, however, and he will have to hand over command of the entire National Guard and an additional 5,000 troops to an interim commander. As is customary, Schwartz, like other presidential appointees, submitted a letter of resignation to give the new administration a clean start. President Barack Obama elected to keep Schwartz on board from the George W.

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Cory Booker thrashes Trump attorney general nominee Jeff Sessions in historic testimony

Booker argued that Session's record suggests he would not seek to protect the rights of LGBT Americans, would uphold voting rights, or protect "immigrants and affirm their human dignity". We've made progress, but we're not there yet. Each of the 44 states that have medical cannabis programs, including 15 states with patient access to CBD, such as Sessions home state of Alabama, technically violate federal law.

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Mexico ready for high stakes talks with Trump

Well, actually, voters shouldn't be faulted if that is precisely what they thought was going to happen in the case of that border wall promised by candidate Donald Trump on his road to becoming president-elect. GM says it will not reverse its decision - made almost four years ago, according to a ranking executive - to assemble Chevrolet Cruze hatchbacks in Mexico for sale in the United States.

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Crippling Ice, Heavy Rain Expected As Storm Hits Central US

There may be some sleet, especially when the precipitation first starts, but freezing rain seems to be the most likely scenario, he reported . A light glazing is possible with ice accumulations up to a tenth of an inch from the mid-morning hours into the early afternoon.

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Ivanka Trump Leaving Ivanka Trump Brand

While Ivanka Trump has been successful, she does not have that kind of longevity in the marketplace. It follows Donald Trump's announcement that, in a bid to avoid a conflict of interest once in the White House, he will shift his assets into a blind trust and leave the Trump Organization in his sons' hands.

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Carson defends qualifications to be HUD chief

Asked during a confirmation hearing how he viewed the strains facing the post-war world order, Mattis replied: "I think it's under the biggest attack since World War II sir, and that's from Russian Federation, from terrorist groups and with what China is doing in the South China Sea".

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Michigan State uses defense to bounce back with blowout win over Minnesota

The bench gets just a 'C+' for last night's performance not because of poor play, but just because the starters didn't need much help. "So we just wanted our talking to be done on the court". "I think they are getting some confidence". Nick Ward , a 6-foot-8 forward, is a fellow freshman who has been called on to help lead the team while Bridges was out.

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Colder temperatures, chance of snow expected into the weekend

Williams said the heaviest rainfall is expected to occur Sunday , but the area could see two or three days of rain beginning after midnight Thursday. The NWS said there is a 20 percent chance for light snow on Saturday between 4 and 10 p.m. Friday's forecast calls for mostly cloudy skies with a high of 38 and an overnight low of 22.

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Weather Geek Report: Ice storm expected this weekend

Friday afternoon, the risk of freezing drizzle and light freezing rain will expand northward covering all of northeast Kansas. A cold front will move slowly south through northern IL tonight . High around 30. Northeast wind around 10 miles per hour. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Saturday: A chance of freezing rain, mainly after 1pm. Behind the front temperatures will tumble back through the 30's.

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Burr, Tillis vote to repeal Affordable Care Act; What's next?

On Thursday morning, we learned that the Senate voted on a resolution that is viewed as being the GOP's first big step towards dismantling Obamacare, a decision that has been met with much outrage. The House minority leader, Democrat Nancy Pelosi, criticized Republicans for failing to propose a specific alternative to the Affordable Care Act. "Interesting, alliteratively, but not realistic".

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An icy Saturday for most of Kansas

Cities likely to experience unsafe conditions with possible power outages include Amarillo, Texas; Wichita and Topeka, Kansas; Kansas City and St. Louis, Missouri; Springfield, Illinois; Indianapolis; and Columbus and Dayton, Ohio. At this point, it looks like Indianapolis will likely see less than a tenth of an inch by late Saturday morning. The timing could be moved up or pushed back and the areas of heavy ice accumulation may shift some to the north or south.

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Officers involved in shooting death of Tamir Rice face administrative charges

The director will determine what action might be taken regarding disciplinary charges city officials didn't specify Friday. On November 22, 2014, Cleveland police shot Rice dead as he was removing a pellet toy gun from his waist outside a recreation center where he played, reportedly to show it was harmless.

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US Congress one step closer to repealing Obamacare

Mr Trump's remarks clash with congressional Republicans' plan to repeal the law, but delay the process to pass legislation on a substitute for up to three years. "Putting almost $10 trillion more in debt on the American people's backs through a budget that never balances is not the way to get there", said Rand Paul, the only GOP senator to vote agains the measure.

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A college plan that just isn't that smart

His plan only includes SUNY, CUNY and community colleges. The programs target at-risk students, including students of color and students who would be the first in their family to graduate high school or college. And for those living in NY, it can get really expensive. In the 2015-16 school year, only 267 schools in NY were offering AP computer science. Under this groundbreaking proposal, more than 940,000 middle-class families and individuals making up to $125,000 per year would qualify to ...

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Chicago police regularly engage in excessive force, says Loretta Lynch

The Justice Department under President Barack Obama conducted around 25 similar investigations of police nationwide, from Miami to Cleveland and Baltimore to Seattle. Emanuel also said the City of Chicago has already implemented some of the suggested changes, citing expanded de-escalation training for officers and stricter use-of-force policies put into place after a white officer shot a black teen 16 times in 2015.


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