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Gunfire Erupts in Ferguson after New Michael Brown Footage Broadcast

Mr. Pollock believes that the Ferguson police force has attempted to smear the late teenager's reputation by claiming he had robbed a store and releasing footage supporting that to show that to the media. "They destroyed Michael's character with the tape, and they didn't show us what actually happened ", he said. McCullough also said he believes the decision to release an edited version of the film was done in order to help the filmmaker "attempt to generate his 15 minutes" of fame, also ...

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HCSO: Attempted carjacker kills father in front of family

Mr Aguilar's wife, Ana, and child had got out of the auto and were helping him park it when a sedan pulled up with at least two young men inside. "Somehow, I get out of the auto", said Aguilar's wife Ana Maria, through a translator. That's when police said one of them shot Pedro in the chest and the pair of them left the scene, driven by a third suspect. "And I put my girl in front of me and somehow we kept walking until we started screaming for help".

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MTA will halt above-ground subway service due to storm

A winter storm warning is slated for Monday night through Wednesday evening for most of the state, with at least a foot of snow expected. Airlines have canceled more than 5,000 flights across the United States. The MTA will decide the service status of the Long Island Rail Road and Metro-North at 4:30 a.m. Tuesday. A flood watch is expected to go into effect Tuesday for coastal regions in NY.

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Russian doctor Sergei Portugalov banned for life by Cas

RUSADA was declared "non-complaint" with the global sports anti-doping code in November 2015 following an inquiry's findings of state-sponsored, systematic doping in Russian Federation. Portugalov, who was head of the country's sports medical commission, was regarded as the brains behind alleged widespread doping in the Russian system, aimed at improving the performances of athletes at the summer and winter Olympic Games in 2012 and 2014.

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Wolf puts National Guard, travel limits in place for snow

The governor has planned a press conference for Monday afternoon at Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA) headquarters to update Pennsylvania residents about the state's storm preparations. Monday, from the Bedford Interchange, exit 146 on I-76, east to New Jersey on I-276 and on the entire Northeastern extension, I-476. For more information visit the PEMA site here .

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Hold up: Kellyanne Conway's microwave gaffe actually wasn't that bad

She added that she "was making a comment about the articles from this past week where it is revealed that one can be surveilled through any number of techniques, through microwaves, through the cameras, through televisions". Conway told " Good Morning America " that "I wasn't making a suggestion about Trump Tower". On Sunday, Senator John McCain told CNN that Mr. Trump now has just two choices- retract the allegations or present the evidence to the American people.

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Kellyanne Conway: We Can be Watched by 'Microwaves That Turn Into Cameras'

These articles detail how several ongoing investigations into Russia's influence on the 2016 election conducted by the FBI, CIA, Justice Department, and others are reviewing evidence that Trump campaign officials had contact with Russian government officials.

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Scexit outrage: Twitter furious at rubbish new Scottish independence name

Scots rejected independence by 55-45 percent in a referendum in September 2014, though the vote energised Scottish politics and support for Sturgeon's Scottish National Party (SNP) has surged since then. "All of our efforts at compromise have been met with a brick wall of intransigence", Sturgeon said, claiming that May's government has been given every chance to compromise.

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GOP Leaders Looking Past Repeal Bill to Additional Health Reforms

Like the Affordable Care Act , it relies on tax credits to help with the cost of health insurance. "Health care is a human right, not a luxury", said Cuomo, a Democrat. "You can't just buy a simple plan that would cover you just getting cancer or falling off your bike in traffic", says Furchtgott-Roth. But Ryan does at least have one big asset on his side: President Trump has defended the bill and is lobbying conservatives to send the proposal to his desk.

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Chicago getting 1st significant snowfall since December

The National Weather Service has issued a lake effect snow warning for an area that includes all of Kenosha County. The snow will be dry inland and possibly wetter closer to Lake Michigan. If you must travel, commuters are urged to keep an extra flashlight, food, and water on hand in case of an emergency. A high near 27 degrees was expected Tuesday, with an 80 percent chance of snow.

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Kentucky earns No. 2 seed in the NCAA Tournament South Region

How this team reaches the Sweet 16: Arkansas has been one of the nation's better offensive teams this season, averaging more than 80 points per game. Head coach Mike Anderson is making his second appearance in the Big Dance as the Hogs head coach . "They were playing their game in three days, and we had to make the game chaotic for them".

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Intelligence Committee requests evidence from Trump administration over wiretap claim

When asked whether or not she believed the accusations, Kellyanne responded by saying, " What I can say is there are many ways to surveil each other now, unfortunately". If there are any ongoing inquiries resulting from wiretaps authorized by a secret FISA warrant, President Trump may be unable to comply with that request - not without blowing up the investigation.

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Did Donald Trump invent claim that Barack Obama tapped his phone?

Lindsey Graham, a South Carolina Republican who has been critical of Trump, said during a town hall forum Saturday that he didn't know if Trump's claim was true, but said he was "very worried" about the allegation. "What I find so unusual - and I thought the president's comments could no longer surprise me - but boy, this one yesterday surprised me", he told John Dickerson.

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New Haven goes green for Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade

Patrick's celebration is the 26th annual St. Patrick's Parade held on Sunday, March 12th. After almost 20 years of parading down the parkway, Philadelphia's St. "Even though it's a baby at 55 years old, we have a lot to proud of, in Denver, for this parade". Rep. John Lewis served as this year's Grand Marshal, who spoke before the parade at a breakfast at 5Church.

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Woman injured following Hillsborough hit and run

Hillsborough County sheriff's deputies are investigating a possible kidnapping in the Fishhawk area in southeastern Hillsborough County. Anyone with information about Alisa, Trevor or the vehicle involved is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office .

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Judge says too early to rule on new travel ban

Trump (which resulted in the first ban being frozen nationwide on February 3), Aziz v. Trump (in which a judge put the ban on hold in Virginia) and Pars Equality Center v. New York-based US Attorney Preet Bharara said the Trump administration fired him after he refused to comply with its order to resign along with 45 other US attorneys across the nation.

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Weather: Winter storm warning issued for part of NJ

UPDATE, MONDAY A.M.: Amherst County is under a winter storm warning effective Monday evening through Tuesday afternoon, according to the National Weather Service . The National Weather Service as of Saturday afternoon forecasted 12-18 inches of snow for much of the area between Monday and Tuesday evenings.

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Gas prices fall - expected to stay below $2.75

The lowest price for gas in the city Sunday was $2.02 at a store on US 84, while the highest was $2.65 at a North Patterson Street retailer, according to gasbuddy. Gas in San Francisco was the highest in the contiguous United States at an average of $3.03 a gallon Friday. The five states taking the largest increases were Utah (up 8 cents a gallon), OR (8 cents), Alaska (5 cents), Washington (5 cents) and Idaho (3 cents).

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Northeast blizzard affecting DIA flights

The storm is expected to drop between 6 to 18 inches of snow in major cities, including Philadelphia, New York, Boston, Newark, and Baltimore. The US is braced for what is being described as the worst storm this winter, with airlines cancelling over 1,500 flights.

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Claire Cooney Found Safe And On Her Way Back To Father

Brian Cooney, who's from Perham, Minnesota, was given temporary custody of his daughter, Claire. They purchased tarps and other camping equipment at Becky's Thrift Store. Bryant said the girl's mother was wearing a wig. Bryant kept them distracted while her nephew took a picture of their license plate. When Brian Cooney received word that his daughter was last seen 1,000 miles away in Centerville, he hopped on a flight.

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US Attorney Bharara fired in standoff with President Trump

His Tweet over the weekend confirmed as much when he wrote , "I did not resign. Moments ago I was sacked", he wrote. "Until the new US Attorneys are confirmed, the dedicated career prosecutors in our US Attorney's Offices will continue the great work of the Department in investigating , prosecuting and deterring the most violent offenders", the Justice Department said.

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Spicer ambushed by woman in Apple Store

Shree Chauhan has identified herself as the video's poster to Britain's Daily Mail. The viral Periscope video showed the woman asking how Spicer felt "about destroying our country". She's an Indian-American who was born in NY. What can you tell me about Russia, Mr. Secretary? Writing about the encounter for Medium , Chuahan now contends that Spicer's comment to her was racist.

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2 teen girls, man fatally shot inside St. Charles condo

Pictured, Randall Coffland and daughter Brittany (center) with wife Anjum Coffland (right). "I just shot and killed my children", Randall Coffland is heard saying on a 911 recording. "Obviously, that's something we want to figure out". A woman who was also shot was taken to Delnor Hospital in Geneva, police said. Kintz would not elaborate on what she told investigators.

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DeKalb County winter weather advisory in effect into Monday

Total accumulated snowfall for counties under the winter advisory is expected to be 2 to 6 inches. After a batch of warmer-than-typical weather spanning the better part of the winter season, temperatures are expected to take a dive over the weekend resulting in the potential of March snowfall.

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Trump's travel order to apply to those seeking new visas

In Britain the shadow foreign secretary, Emily Thornberry, described the ban as a retrograde step for the United States despite what she called "some cosmetic changes" in its revised version. The Justice Department declined comment on the lawsuit. Trump's revised ban blocks new visas for people from six predominantly Muslim countries including Somalia, Iran, Syria, Sudan, Libya and Yemen.

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Paul Ryan Thinks People Losing Health Insurance Is About Freedom, Not Access

Asked about the "awful" reaction to the bill's rollout - and the groups ranging from the AARP to the American Medical Association who oppose it - Ryan said people are comparing the bill to Obamacare, which isn't a fair comparison. 'I can't answer that question, ' he said. 'What we are trying to achieve here is bringing down the cost of care, bringing down the cost of insurance not through government mandates and monopolies but by having more choice and competition, ' he said.

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Washington state to Trump: Nope, travel ban still unconstitutional

Tobias also said it is good that Hawaii's lawsuit includes an individual plaintiff, considering that some legal scholars have questioned whether the states themselves have standing to challenge the ban. The revised order, unlike the original one, does not apply to green-card holders or anyone inside the USA with a valid visa. "What we're saying is not that we need a new TRO (temporary restraining order)".

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Obama irked and exasperated in response to Trump's wiretapping claims, sources say

President Donald Trump's newest pivot might be his way to divert attention from his own Russian Federation troubles by leveling a Watergate-level conspiracy allegation at former President Barack Obama. Contrary what Trump tweeted, the paper also did not report that the investigations were politically motivated or ordered by the former president. But there is no good reason to assume, as some of Trump's allies are willing to do, that the surveillance resulted from a direct White House order.

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Is Sean Spicer Sending America a Distress Signal?

Trump's Press Secretary made sure Saturday Night Live's writers will have plenty of fresh material again this week after wearing a USA flag pin upside down during a press briefing. In a late-January press briefing , one of his first, Spicer did not want to settle on what the unemployment rate was, saying there are "several versions" put out by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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Gonzaga vs. South Dakota State - 3/16/17 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction

The Bulldogs have used a balanced attack to dominate their competition, led by Wooden Award finalist sophomore guard Nigel Williams-Goss, who led the team in points (16.9) and assists (4.8) per game. South Dakota State shouldn't be able to put up much resistance, but the Zags could face a tournament darling, Northwestern, in the Round of 32. The game is the final contest of the day, an 8:50 p.m.

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Teams Coming to Buffalo for 'March Madness' Revealed

One lower seed that the public likes is No. 7 MI, which reaches the Elite 8 in 11 percent of brackets . Selection Sunday is here and the field of 68 teams for the 2017 NCAA Tournament soon will be set. The 6-foot-11 redshirt junior, averaged 7.8 points and a team-leading 6.6 rebounds this season. Typically, beating teams like Kentucky , UCLA and North Carolina means a squad is at least in the national championship game, if it hasn't already won it.

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Congressman says civilization can't be restored with 'somebody else's babies'

On Sunday afternoon, King suggested that Muslim children were preventing "our civilization" from being restored. King's office did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Meanwhile, King's most recent electoral opponent, Democrat Kim Weaver , used the tweet as an opportunity to fundraise for a potential 2018 bid against him.

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Spicer's US flag pin upside-down at briefing: internet goes bonkers

Reporters laughed at the absurdity of the answer and the absurdity of the overall situation. Spicer defended the tweets at Friday's White House press briefing, noting that the jobs figures were reported online and on television right away.

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Referendum to be held to give Irish overseas vote in presidential elections

Enda Kenny, the taoiseach, announced the plans in a St Patrick's Day trip to America, saying it would recognise the importance of all Irish citizens "wherever they may be". But like no other people, Irish citizens remember their roots. He said in order to have an informed public debate, the forthcoming government paper would set out the range of options available to give effect to the convention's recommendation.

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Here's the exact time daylight saving 2017 will take effect

It's nearly time to change our clocks and spring forward into longer, hopefully warmer nights. "We tell patients to start easing into this Daylight Saving Time a few days prior to when it happens", Walia said. They lose an hour of sleep Saturday night. "Moving our clocks in either direction changes the principal time cue-light-for setting and resetting our 24-hour natural cycle, or circadian rhythm".


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