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Plane crashes in Georgia neighborhood, killing pilot

It had landed in Cincinnati Thursday before departing for Georgia Friday, according to Lunken Airport manager Fred Anderton. The single-engine plane crashed late Friday near a set of homes in the 100 block of Vistawood Drive in Marietta, according to news reports.

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Crowds Gather in California, Jersey Shore, Philadelphia for Pro-Trump Rally

Pro- and anti-Trump factions brawl at Bolsa Chica State Beach, California. Authorities made several arrests after fights broke out during a "Make America Great Again" rally in support of President Trump in Huntington Beach, Calif., on Saturday, CBS Los Angeles reported.

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Police rush to the Cosmopolitan Saturday afternoon

Officers and medical crews were called about 10:45 a.m.to Las Vegas Boulevard, near Harmon Avenue, police said. In tweets , officials said the incident was not an active shooter situation . Developing story - more to come. The burglary prompted authorities to lock down parts of the swanky Bellagio Resort & Casino and sent panicked guests rushing outside.

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Rain expected to follow a sunny Saturday in Colorado Springs

A 30 percent chance of showers is expected after 4 a.m. Sunday , becoming a 40 percent chance by daytime and then decreasing to a 30 percent chance at night before 7 p.m. Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Chance of precipitation is 50%. South wind five to 10 miles per hour. Tuesday , a chance of rain before 8 a.m.

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CBO releases revised estimates for GOP healthcare bill

The CBO said the revised bill would raise the number of uninsured in 2026 by 24 million, compared to current law. The Washington Post's Amy Goldstein reports that the cut in federal income largely comes from a provision in the new bill to make it easier for Americans to deduct the cost of medical care from their income taxes (so more money the federal government owes).

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Marine Who Lost Both Legs in Afghanistan Graduates Suffolk Police Academy

Matias Ferreira , 28, graduated from the Suffolk County Police Academy in Brentwood, L.I. His first assignment as a precinct patrol officer begins next week. Within days, he was back in the US being treated for his injuries. That new life has included many activities he had never tried before the explosion.

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Emirates, Royal Jordanian & Turkish Air Respond to the Laptop Ban

Royal Jordanian Air is poking fun at President Trump on social media over the recently imposed electronics ban on flights entering the USA from Muslim-majority countries. While Emirates Airlines has announced a new laptop and tablet handling service for passengers flying to the USA through Dubai International airport, Royal Jordanian chose to makes its fliers laugh instead - suggesting "12 things you can do on a 12-hour flight with no laptop or tablet".

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Fayetteville police searching for missing toddler, infant; father charged

The children had been stabbed multiple times with what appears to be a hunting or survivalist-type knife, he said. Serenity Freeman , the toddler, and Genesis, the newborn, were reported missing late Friday. Fayetteville police said they found the bodies of two missing children Saturday morning in the Raeford area. Inside the vehicle were the two children who the father had fatally stabbed following a domestic dispute with the children's mother....

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Pelosi: Devin Nunes Is "Highly Compromised", A "Stooge"

But Trump pointed out that he hadn't meant "wiretapping" literally when he tweeted his allegation against former President Obama, despite the fact that he included the word "phone" in one of those original tweets. But Trump said on Wednesday that he is still focused on this "very serious problem", claiming - again, without evidence - that the number of illegal votes may be even higher.

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In Lower Courts, Trump Could Reshape The Judiciary From The Ground Up

Only 14 of his 800 majority opinions (1.75 percent) drew dissents from his colleagues. Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell has said that if Democrats choose to filibuster the vote, they will employ the " nuclear option " and change the rules so that a simple majority of 51 "yes" votes is all they'll need, instead of a 60 vote supermajority.

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Memphis Mother Charged In Connection To False AMBER ALERT

Edwards was found safe inside a family member's home, which is located more than 20 miles from where the vehicle was stolen. The child's mother and the man she was with are now in custody. Memphis police have not identified the mother or the suspect who took the vehicle. It happened just after 12:30 p.m.at Ridgeway and Knight Arnold.

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Nearly 4000 Civilians Killed in Western Mosul Since Mid-February

Iraqi military and US -led coalition have been countering with heavy weaponry and air strikes to support troops on the ground moving into the narrow alleyways of Mosul's Old City. However, U.S. officials cautioned that local reports can be hard to verify because the U.S. does not have anyone on the ground, and may be unreliable because they lack the precise detail the military wants to have to determine what happened.

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Las Vegas LOCKDOWN as gunman opens fire

Guests and tourists were pictured fleeing the hotel while others reportedly hid under tables during the incident which took place at around 1am local time (8am GMT). The police also confirmed that one of the burglars fired shots inside the hotel but no one was injured. "Mass panic at Bellagio.Everyone running".

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Truro Police warn of IRS scam

Treasury money. They also could be looking for personal information to set up false loans or credit card accounts. If the victim refuses to cooperate, they are then threatened with arrest or suspension of a business or driver's license. In many cases, the caller becomes hostile and insulting. Here are four things the scammers often do but the IRS and its authorized PCAs will not do. If the phone isn't answered, the phone scammers can leave an "urgent" call-back request.

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Top Senate Democrat to Oppose Trump Supreme Court Nomination

The problem is, it is not a one-time exception and could set a new precedent in the Senate. Moments later, she noted: "The White House hoping the extreme move won't be necessary". That is the face of a man who thinks the word "bigly" is just as ridiculous as you do. "And I see a lot of important stuff that we should be doing that we can't even touch because of the threat that that dark power enables, like climate change".

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No. 3 UCLA takes on No. 2 Kentucky

First, the game stands out on the pedigree of the teams alone. Regardless of who loses, you can guarantee that many future National Basketball Association players will compete in their final collegiate game in that one. He is the model of offensive efficiency at the point guard position and is the key in this Bruins offense being first in the nation in effective field goal percentage as well as 6th in efficiency.

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Kaufman fires 68 in second round of LPGA's Kia Classic

She started on the back nine and led by as many as three strokes before faltering coming in. After carding a disappointing two-over in the opening round, Ko appeared on track to reach the weekend with three birdies between the seventh and 10 holes.

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Donald Trump blames Democrats after pulling healthcare bill from Congress vote

Replacing decades of bad health-care law and bad health-insurance policy with something that is market-oriented - while also addressing the risk aversion of Americans anxious by the unpredictable nature of health insurance and health-care costs - is, as it turns out, not very much like negotiating a zoning variance in Atlantic City.

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Missing DC Girls: Congressional Black Caucus Requests Federal Probe

With so many missing girls, one can get suspicious of the motivation behind it. Pheonix Coldon was last seen December 18, 2011 in St. Louis. Shaniah Boyd , 14, and Chareah Payne, 17, were also reported as missing this week. One thing all of the missing D.C. girls seem to have in common is that they're mostly minorities, black and Latino. Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser and Washington police told WUSA they confirmed that there is no link between the missing persons and human ...

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Panthers Planning For Jonathan Stewart to Play Through 2018

The Carolina Panthers have signed running back Jonathan Stewart to a one-year contract extension, extending his stay with the team through the 2018 season. His second National Football League season was his most productive, racking up a career-high 1,133 rushing yards and 10 rushing scores. The Carolina Panthers want running back Jonathan Stewart around beyond 2017.

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Conservatives claim votes to stop GOP Obamacare repeal

The president reportedly told Meadows, "I'm gonna come after you", or, "I'm coming after you", if Meadows votes against the plan, according to published reports. But the Freedom Caucus has said the bill doesn't go far enough in rolling back ObamaCare and argues it creates a new entitlement program. "If the vote were today, the bill would failed", said caucus member Rep.

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Jury begins deliberations in Marksville officer Derrick Stafford's murder trial

But he says he shot at the auto because he feared the father, Christopher Few, was going to back up and hit another deputy city marshal with his vehicle. He says he has never seen the body camera video of that night and even broke down on the stand after seeing those pictures, saying he feels like "sh*t" and that no child should have to go through something like that.

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Powerball ticket sold in Pewaukee wins $155 million jackpot

The winning numbers of the Powerball jackpot were drawn promptly at 10:59 p.m. EDT. The winning numbers were 2, 9, 27, 29 and 42 with a Powerball of 9. Congratulations to three ticket holders who bet on winning big money and won. Winners have 180 days from the drawing to claim their prizes. Wednesday's drawing will be the second largest prize awarded to a Wisconsin victor.

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College Student Fatally Shot While On Spring Break In DC

I was supposed to be with her. Metropolitan Police Chief Peter Newsham echoed Brown's account during a press conference Wednesday. Shortly after the video was done filming, he said, "gunshots rang out and Ayana was struck". "She was the person I would hang with everyday", Brown said. McAllister was from Maryland and was home for spring break when the shooting happened.

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Romeo And Juliet: Babies With Shakespearean Names Born Hours Apart In SC

Photographer Cassie Clayshulte was working an assignment at the Coastal Carolina Hospital in the USA when she came across two infants born within twenty four hours of each other. "We had picked the name out months ago", Juliet's mom, Christiana Shifflett of Bluffton told the network. "Stranger things have happened and maybe one day they will be Romeo and Juliet Hernandez! ".

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House Speaker Ryan delays news conference ahead of health-care vote

He remained steadfast in his opposition to the Affordable Care Act, adding "what's probably most troubling is the worst is yet to come with Obamacare". "The president and the team here have left everything on the field", Spicer said. Earlier Thursday, GOP leaders delayed floor action on the bill after Trump failed to reach a deal with conservative lawmakers at a White House meeting.

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Judge Denies Motion For Preliminary Injunction Against Trump Travel Ban 2.0

Plaintiffs' Motion is therefore denied. Judge Trenga on Friday (24 March) rejected claims of discrimination by the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR). The order bars refugees from entering America for 120 days and blocks all people from six Muslim-majority countries for 90 days. The new executive order includes " detailed justification ", Trenga added, that is "based on national security needs, and enjoining the operation of EO-2 would interfere with the President's unique ...

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Freedom Caucus to House leaders: Delay health vote to avoid failure

A group of conservatives in the House known as the "House Freedom Caucus" spoke out against the AHCA immediately after its big reveal. Obviously they're not going to be repealing coverage for people with preexisting conditions, the most expensive part of ObamaCare.

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Dems seize on Supreme Court ruling tossing legal standard set by Gorsuch

She said she had looked back to the 10th Circuit's Urban decision , and she noted that its "more than de minimis " language-there was no "merely"; that was the word Gorsuch added later-had come from a 1988 special education decision by the U.S.

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House GOP abruptly pulls troubled health care bill after lack of votes

In the meantime, President Trump says if the GOP health plan fails, he's ready to move on to other things. We spoke with Christopher Murray, of Marquette University's Les Aspin Center for Government. "The beauty", Trump continued, "is that they own Obamacare". "And well, we're feeling those growing pains today". If the bill passed, fine: bad as it is, it was a marginal improvement on Obamacare, and Trump could be seen as having fulfilled a campaign promised.

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Here comes the showdown vote on the Republican plan to replace Obamacare

Ryan is still without a signature achievement as speaker - and the defeat undermines Trump's image as a skilled deal maker willing to strike compromises to push his agenda forward. But instead of picking up support as Friday wore on, the bill went the other direction, with some key lawmakers coming out in opposition. "Unfortunately, the legislation before the House today is now unacceptable as it would place significant new costs and barriers to care on my constituents in New Jersey".

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Man 'critical' to Chief Justice burglary investigation hands himself over to police

JOHANNESBURG -The alleged mastermind of the break-in at the Chief Justice's Office is in police custody. "At this stage we do not have information on whether it was and inside job or not. Phahlane told journalists that the arrested men appeared to be "just criminals". At a press conference on Wednesday Phahlane called on Msimango - who he said had "critical information" about the case and was in the vicinity of Mamelodi during the time of the arrests, to report to his nearest police ...

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Federal judge in Virginia sides with Trump on revised travel ban

Nevertheless, a spokesman for the Department of Justice released a statement to the Hill saying, "As the Court correctly explains, the President's Executive Order falls well within his authority to safeguard the nation's security". Most provisions remain blocked by court order. The White House has appealed the injunction in Maryland. "Despite these changes, the history of public statements continues to provide a convincing case that the objective of the Second Executive Order remains the ...

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Battle for Mosul: Sharp uptick in civilian deaths

Jawdat added that security personnel found documents, explosive devices, weapons and communication sets inside the facility. Attacks would soon resume, and "new techniques" more suitable to fighting in the Old City would be used, he said , without elaborating.

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Melissa McCarthy talks Sean Spicer impression

Melissa McCarthy, 46, just hilarious revealed that she may dress up as White House press secretary Sean Spicer for her family's Christmas card this year. The prosthetic ears helped change her face shape. She said that she wasn't offended, especially after she saw herself in prosthetics. "Can I have eye bags?" she asked the make-up department? McCarthy, who appeared on Friday's The Ellen DeGeneres Show, said she responded with a shocked, "What?!", asking how she was going to do that.


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