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Misogyny played a role in USA election loss: Clinton

Her remarks came after the chemical attack in Syria that claimed the lives of 70 people, including children. Trump said on Thursday that "something should happen" with Assad after the attack, as the Pentagon and the White House studied military options.

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Manhunt underway for man who allegedly stole guns, sent manifesto to Trump

Thirty minutes later, a vehicle belonging to the suspect was found engulfed in flames near the shop. Sheriff's officials in southern Wisconsin say they've followed up on more than 300 tips and leads in the search for a man suspected of stealing a large quantity of firearms from a gun store and sending an anti-government manifesto to President Donald Trump.

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Gorsuch to be sworn in Monday after divisive Supreme Court confirmation battle

Neil Gorsuch will cement the conservative five-four majority on the high court, delivering on a key campaign promise of President Trump. History will be made Monday when Justice Anthony Kennedy administers the judicial oath to Gorsuch at a White House ceremony.

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Neil Gorsuch publicly sworn in to Supreme Court

Gorsuch will take his place as the 113th justice of the Supreme Court. A silver-haired, square-jawed jurist with a folksy manner, the 49-year-old Gorsuch was a federal appeals court judge in Colorado when Trump picked him for the top court.

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Bring your Easter basket for Saturday egg hunts

The event is hosted by the city and the Clawson Youth Association. The Saturday event was one of several egg hunts that day at the all-inclusive playground. Roche Harbor Resort Easter Egg Hunt takes place at 1 p.m. Sunday, April 16, 2017 in the gardens. Doors will open at 10:30 a.m., with the bike raffle (featuring four bikes this year) to be held following the egg hunt.

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Tillerson: Syria strike a message to others, including North Korea

China's Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying was circumspect. South Korea and China also agreed to take measures against North Korea if the country were to carry out another nuclear test or launch an intercontinental ballistic missile.

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Air strike in Syria's Idlib kills 18, including 5 children: Monitor

The U.K. and US are seeking to increase pressure on Russian Federation over its role in the Syrian war following last week's USA cruise missile strike on a Syrian government airbase in response to a deadly sarin gas attack on a rebel-held area that killed up to 90 civilians.

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Severe T-storm warning for SWGA

The National Weather Service is confirming that a tornado hit the community of Breaux Bridge, Louisiana, and flipped a mobile home, killing a woman and her 3-year-old daughter. Alabama Power said more than 27,000 homes and businesses were without electricity. The system brought unconfirmed tornadoes to the state as well as heavy thunderstorms, large hail and flash flooding.

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Elected officials support strikes

On Friday, Johnson showed support for the U.S. airstrikes in Syria and called the Syrian chemical attacks "deplorable". When Wallace asked what the United States will do if Russia defends its interests in Syria, mentioning Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev's comments Friday that the US missile strike in Syria put the two countries "on the verge of a military clash", McMaster stood firm on his position that Russia is "part of the problem" and should become "part of the solution".

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United Kingdom demands 'back door' into secret WhatsApp messages

British media have reported that shortly before launching the attack last Wednesday, Khalid Masood used encrypted messaging via WhatsApp which investigators can not read. "It is completely unacceptable, there should be no place for terrorists to hide", Rudd said, adding that governments should be able to legally access the contents of encrypted messages on certain situations.

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Pulitzer winners in journalism and arts

The Charleston Gazette-Mail of West Virginia won for its reporting on opioid addiction, Pride said. National Reporting: David Fahrenthold , The Washington Post . Chivers scooped one for feature writing . The staff of the East Bay Times won for their coverage of the Ghost Ship warehouse fire. Chivers of The New York Times .

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Trump, Xi establish US-China Comprehensive Dialogue

Regarding the biggest pending issue between them, North Korea, Trump and Xi managed only a pledge to strengthen cooperation toward denuclearizing the Korean Peninsula. Security Council on Friday. "We feel the increased presence is necessary", the official said. Some denied the suspected chemical attack took place.

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Game Changer: Worker Wins Major LGBTQ Civil Rights Case

A federal court in Chicago on Tuesday became the first US appellate court in the nation to rule that LGBT employees are protected from workplace discrimination under the 1964 Civil Rights Act . This ruling follows back-and-forth by the Trump administration on LGBT protections in the workplace. CHICAGO (AP) — Companies can not discriminate against LGBT employees in the workplace due to their sexual orientation , a federal appeals court said, in a ruling that a gay rights group ...

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San Bernardino elementary school shooting leaves two hospitalized, police say

The victims have yet to be identified, but at least four people are reportedly being treated for their injuries including the two previously mentioned students and a teacher. Students, he added, were being transported to Cajon high school nearby. Students at California State University San Bernardino were also asked to shelter in place until further notice.

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Nunes steps aside from Russian Federation hacking investigation amid ethics probe

Two watchdog groups, Democracy 21 and Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington, had asked the House ethics committee to investigate whether Nunes disclosed classified information he learned from intelligence reports. But the House Ethics Committee - a more powerful ethics group - said in a statement it was opening a review of Nunes' actions. House Speaker Paul Ryan, speaking to reporters on Thursday, expressed his faith in Conaway's ability to lead the investigation.

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Gun theft suspect with Trump manifesto at large

Although law enforcement officials still maintain they are unaware of any specific threat posed by Jakubowski, they have stepped up patrols near churches. Spoden said police were looking into 65 leads and had searched a dozen locations. The FBI is offering a $10,000 cash reward for information leading to the apprehension of Joseph Jakubowski.

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Trump's pick Gorsuch sworn in, restoring top court's conservative tilt

Gorsuch placed his hand on the family Bible held by his wife, Louise. Justice Neil Gorsuch thanked his former law clerks, family and friends as he was sworn into the Supreme Court. "And I promise you that I will do all my powers permit to be a faithful servant of the Constitution and laws of this great nation". Republicans changed Senate rules to prevent that, and Gorsuch was confirmed, 54-45, on a largely party-line vote.

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Shooting At San Bernardino Elementary School Leaves Multiple Gunshot Victims

Two students were transported to a hospital. The assailant was reported as being "down". "Suspect is possibly down as well." he tweeted . This situation is developing, and we shall update accordingly. The San Bernardino County Fire Department said in a Twitter post that there were "multiple gunshot victims" from the incident. Students at California State University San Bernardino were also asked to shelter in place until further notice.

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Gorsuch takes Supreme Court seat after divisive confirmation

He was nominated by President George W. Bush in 2006 and confirmed by the Senate in a voice vote. That will be followed by a public White House ceremony, where Justice Anthony Kennedy is to administer the oath set by federal law. He replaces the late Justice Antonin Scalia, part of the court's conservative wing for almost three decades before he died unexpectedly in February 2016.

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New US Supreme Court justice Neil Gorsuch sworn in

Gorsuch clerked for Kennedy in the 1990s and said the justice was his mentor. "To the American people, I am humbled by the trust placed in me today", Gorsuch said, with his wife Louise and the Republican president standing behind him. The appointment of Neil Gorsuch was confirmed by the Republican-led Senate on Friday and is seen as a major victory for the president. President Trump, who nominated Gorsuch on January 31, introduced Gorsuch to a supportive crowd in the Rose Garden.

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Homeland Security Secretary: No border wall 'from sea to shining sea'

The border wall prototypes might be built along a strip of federal land that is approximately a quarter-mile long and about 120 feet from the border in the San Diego area. But Democrats have vowed to block funding for the barrier and Republicans are wary of lumping the border request in with a broader spending bill to prevent a government shutdown before the April 28 deadline.

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Do you favor or oppose sanctuary cities?

Second, the city will argue that they have not done anything illegal. But the policy also requires police officials to inform federal immigration officials of any "undocumented alien" who is arrested for multiple misdemeanor violations, high-level misdemeanor or felony offense violations or for a repeat offense.

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California Gas Tax Passes In Senate

Even Republicans like state Sen. "It's not flawless, but nothing is and this is long overdue". And while counties like Kern will be most negatively affected by the Democrats' proposed tax and fee increases, we are unlikely to see any of these new revenues benefit us.

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No political solution in Syria with Assad in power: USA envoy

But there have been repeated allegations of chemical weapons use by the government since then. The strike was the first time the US has purposely targeted the Syrian government since the 2011 civil war broke out there. Trump said he ordered the action after seeing proof that Syrian President Bashar Assad used chemical weapons to kill civilians. "We think we have a good picture of who supported them as well".

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Lakers nail 3 at buzzer to beat Timberwolves

Star point guard D'Angelo Russell was hurting emotionally entering the game, as he had recently found out that his grandmother had passed away. Russell's heroics erased monster performances by both Karl-Anthony Towns and Andrew Wiggins , and turned back the Minnesota Timberwolves 110-109.

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Reports of infighting in Trump's White House overblown, officials say

Among those who have walked into Trump's inner POLITICAL circle (with official, albeit non-paid positions) are his son-in-law Jared Kushner, who is professedly a Jewish liberal Democrat, and his wife (and Trump's daughter Ivanka). Anyone applying for top secret clearance is required to list for the Federal Bureau of Investigation all foreign officials they have met with in the past seven years, but Kislyak and Gorkov were missing from paperwork filed by Kushner, who is Ivanka Trump's husband.

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Bill O'Reilly Ratings Soar After Sexual Harassment Allegations

Attorneys of Fox News told Bloom they would investigate Walsh's complaint against O'Reilly after she placed a call to the hotline, Bloom told CNN's Brian Stelter. "I decided that I would use my response to remind black women how truly special we are, how nurturing we are, and how we make tremendous contributions to our families, our communities and to our country".

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Aspen buys Vermont Ski Resort owner for $1.5 billion

Intrawest Resort Holdings, Inc., a public company, will receive $23.75 for each share of common stock. Intrawest owns Steamboat Ski Resort in Colorado, Snowshoe in West Virginia, Stratton Mountain in Vermont, Mont Tremblant in Quebec, Blue Mountain in Ontario and the Canadian Mountain Holidays heliskiing operation in British Columbia.

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Harden gets 21st triple-double, leads Rockets past Kings

Both players have legitimate cases to hoist the MVP trophy up. He also leads the National Basketball Association with 69 double-doubles and has at least 30 points and double-digit assists in 28 game this season. Cauley-Stein has recorded five consecutive double-digit scoring games, the best streak in his two seasons. Houston has defeated Sacramento 12 of the teams' last 13 meetings.

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Iowa man charged with killing mother, father and sister

Iowa online court records don't show that he's been charged with a crime. Twenty-year-old Chase Nicholson is charged with three counts of first degree murder in the deaths of Mark, Charla, and Tawni Nicholson. Rich Blaylock, a lieutenant with the Polk County Sheriff's Department, said the department wanted to speak with him as he was a person of interest in the case out of Bondurant, Iowa.

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Troops kill six protesters in Indian-controlled Kashmir

The killings started soon after the polls opened when Indian forces fired at hundreds of young people who took to the streets across the Budgam district in central Kashmir shouting pro-independence slogans and throwing stones at the Indian forces.

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Easter egg hunts offered around East Texas

More than 5,000 people are expected to attend. Central Standard Time. Early arrivals are encouraged, as the hunt, in its 13th year, draws children from both Montana and North Dakota, and includes door prizes which require pre-hunt registration.

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Gorsuch Floor Fight Foreshadows Change in Senate

As of now, Gorsuch claims support from 54 senators - the 52 Republicans, along with two moderate Democrats who are up for re-election in states Trump won, Joe Manchin of West Virginia and Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota. She made the announced Friday afternoon, saying Gorsuch's record on the bench shows a pattern of putting corporations above people. Democratic Senate Leader Chuck Schumer would need at least eight of them to stick with him for a successful filibuster, since 33 Democrats - ...

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New Mexico becomes first state to ban school lunch shaming

Governor Susana Martinez signed the Hunger-Free Students' Bill of Rights on April 6, which puts an end to the lunch-shaming practices that embarrass children and end up unfairly targeting low-income families. A 2016 survey by the School Nutrition Association found that three-quarters of the 1,000 school districts surveyed had unpaid student meal debt. School meal debt isn't a joke.

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NY enacts free middle class college tuition

The student's family must earn less than $125,000/year. The agreement will raise the age of adult criminal responsibility to 17 in October 2018 and to 18 a year later. When asked by CBS New York if he feared an exodus of students to free state schools, Robert Gilmore, who handles admissions at Manhattanville College, replied, "I really kind of am".


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