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Spicer Apologizes After Hitler Comments

Kevin Cramer is complicit in this administration's record of Holocaust denial", Irwin said . "It's disappointing because I've let the president down", a subdued Spicer said today during a panel discussion at the Newseum in Washington , D.C.

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Alec Baldwin Defends Kendall Jenner's Involvement in Pepsi Ad Debacle

The loud response to Kendall (grown woman, paid spokesperson, never-not image conscious) hasn't been baseless. "Blame her management", he wrote. He added that he remembered Jenner attending school with his daughter Ireland and said he thought it was "unfair to rake these younger people over the coals".

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The Ad War Is Getting Nasty - and Expensive - in Georgia's Special Election

Democrat James Thompson speaks to supporters at the Murdock Theatre in Wichita , Kan., Tuesday, April, 11, 2017. In the race to fill CIA Director Mike Pompeo's former House seat in Kansas' 4th District, Republican Ron Estes underperformed Pompeo on Tuesday night, garnering 53 percent of the vote .

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United passenger threatened with handcuffs to make room for "higher-priority" traveler

He called it "an upsetting event" and said that his airline was reaching out to the passenger and looking to "resolve the situation". Mr Munoz called the embarrassment a "system failure", explaining that United will review its procedures for seeking volunteers to give up their seats when a flight is full.

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Police on alert as fugitive threatens to attack churches on Easter Sunday

Authorities say that Jakubowski is an anarchist who mailed his rambling 161-page manifesto criticizing government, law enforcement and religion to Trump, burglarized the gun shop, burned his auto in a desolate area and then took off with the stolen guns as part of a plan, according to Rock County Sheriff Robert Spoden .

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Windber Easter egg hunt

There will be several age groups, ranging from infants up to fifth grade. This is the 11th year for the Culver's egg hunt, which is open to children up to age 12. The hunt begins at 1 p.m. for small dogs (under 25 pounds) and 1:30 for large dogs. The students started packing the Easter eggs on April 6. This Friday, April 14 , is the last Friday before Easter, and therefore is observed around the world as Good Friday, in order to commemorate both the crucifixion and death of Jesus Christ.

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Pro-Trump, anti-Trump rallies clash in Berkeley, California

Dozens of police officers in riot gear standing nearby quickly arrested one man. Others were taken into custody as fistfights broke out. The Saturday clashes marked the third time in recent months that Trump supporters and opponents engaged in violent confrontations in Berkeley during what pro-Trump demonstrators had dubbed a "Patriot Day" rally .

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City of Odessa Easter egg hunt brings close to 3000 participants

The church said on its website that the overflow seating will be provided for its 9 and 11 a.m. services in the Parish Hall. Only egg hunters need to be registered. Saturday. But not before Saturday, the peak season for ground-bound Easter eggs in the Leader's coverage area. FREE Admission Each year, the Family Easter Celebration in south Chandler provides some of the most enthusiastic Easter Egg Scrambles in the Valley for kids up to 9 years of age.

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Police ready for overhaul despite call for pause

In 2014 the Justice Department found that Cleveland police used excessive force and cited the need for better recruiting, training, accountability and community relations. NAACP President Cornell Brooks called the move by the Trump Justice Department "somewhere between chilling and alarming". Dianna Houenou, policy counsel for the ACLU-New Jersey, said her team and the community would ensure reform comes to Newark.

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Sessions outlines immigration crackdown as part of new 'Trump era'

With more immigration judges, we can expect faster legal proceedings to process illegals. "We mean criminal organizations that turn cities and suburbs into war zones, that rape and kill innocent citizens", he said. When possible in these cases, attorneys must pursue charges for document fraud and aggravated identity theft, with a two-year mandatory minimum sentence for the latter.

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5 things to know about Jackie Robinson Day

It was a star-studded ceremony to unveil the statue, at the entrance of the reserve level down the left field line. It marks a fitting tribute from the Dodgers, who have sought to honor Robinson's legacy in various ways over the years, but are now taking it a step further with the statue.

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While world discusses North Korea missile launch, Trump complains about tax marches

Though nearly all news media discussed North Korea's failed missile launch, Trump was instead complaining about the Tax Day marches. Thousands of protesters gathered Saturday in cities across the United States to pressure President Donald Trump to release his tax returns, a move of transparency he has refused to make.

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Trump alleges tax return protests were 'paid'

He tweeted Sunday: "Someone should look into who paid for the small organized rallies yesterday". People march demanding President Donald Trump release his tax returns, in NY, U.S., April 15, 2017. "When we check in with our members, this is something they care about deeply", said Ben Wikler, Washington director of MoveOn.org, a progressive political group.

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Hurley Easter Egg Hunt a hit for kids and families

She applauded the DPR staff for being watchful of that and helping less aggressive hunters find eggs. The event was over in just a few minutes as the children ages 3-5 took their turns dashing into separate areas to fill their baskets with treats.

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The White House will stop releasing its visitor logs to the public

Keeping the visitor logs hidden from public view will protect the privacy of visitors and is meant to address security risks that may be posed if people are identified publicly as close to Trump , White House communications director Mike Dubke said Friday.

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Armed and Dangerous Author of Trump Manifesto Stalking Wisconsin Communities

Janesville Police Chief David Moore told ABC News' "Good Morning America" the FBI and Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives would work with U.S. Investigators have obtained a 161-page manifesto Jakubowski mailed to Trump. "Our local law enforcement personnel have been collaborating closely with all of the federal and state law enforcement agencies to utilize all available investigative tools to locate Jakubowski", Spoden said.

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8-year-old killed in school shooting had survived heart surgery

Another of Anderson's girlfriends was awarded a restraining order in 2013 after she said Anderson tried to kill her. Burguan said employees at the school were not aware of any marital issues, saying "she effectively kept her private life private".

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Documents: Eli Manning Was Involved In Scheme To Defraud Collectors

The decision to do so would be far from popular, but it's been reported that NY will be drafting the long-term replacement to quarterback Eli Manning. While there exists the possibility that Eli could have meant for Skiba to find actual game-worn helmets, this part of the story, if true, is further troubling.

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Federal judge issues order to block Arkansas executions

Baker, dealt another blow Saturday, April 15, 2017, to Arkansas' unprecedented plan to execute eight inmates in an 11-day period, saying the men have the right to challenge a drug protocol that could expose them to "severe pain". "These officers, they get to know these inmates", he explained. On Saturday afternoon, Rutledge's office appealed Baker's decision to the 8th U.S.

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WATCH Now Associate Justice Gorsuch Get Sworn In

President Donald Trump was on hand for the ceremony, and spoke before the swearing-in. "I can not tell you how honored I am to have here today my mentor, Justice Kennedy, administer the judicial oath , a attractive oath, as he did for me 11 years ago when I became a Circuit judge", Gorsuch said, adding that he was "humbled" by the role.

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Gwinnett County police assault victim set to speak out

Now former-Gwinnett County Police Officer Ronald McDonald was let go after he was seen on video stomping a man in the head. The African-American victim was spotted coming out of the Gwinnett County, Georgia jail shortly after the incident took place, with his face bloodied.

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Democrats Want Guarantee for Health Subsidies After Trump Threat

Case in point: In a recent interview with The Wall Street Journal , the real estate mogul, still clearly hung up on his massive Obamacare repeal fail, threatened to sabotage the entire individual health insurance market by refusing to reimburse insurers for critical subsidies provided to lower-income Americans.

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Markey: Democrats will Restore 60-Vote Threshold for Supreme Court

Earlier Monday morning, Gorsuch took the constitutional oath in a private ceremony at the Supreme Court. Gorsuch, 49, was a member of the Colorado-based 10th U.S. "I have no doubt you will rise to the occasion and that the decision you will make will not only protect our Constitution today but for many generations to come".

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NY state approves plan for free college tuition

In 2018, the income cap will increase to $100, 000 and in 2019 it will be $125, 000. Around 32,000 students per year are expected to take the Excelsior Scholarship offer. But New York's "Get on Your Feet" program will pay up to two years of federal student loan bills for residents who earn less than $50,000 a year and earned an undergraduate degree at a any college in New York since December 2014.

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Trump's son-in-law lands 16km from Mosul

Greg Hicks, a spokesperson for Dunford. They are now the presidents top advisers and worth $740M. Greg Hicks , a spokesman for Dunford, said he is traveling on behalf of the President to express the President's support and commitment to the government of Iraq and U.S.

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Court hearing for suspect in arson at immigrant-owned store

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department said in a statement Sunday that 32-year-old Curtis Flournoy has been charged with multiple counts including ethnic intimidation and burning a commercial building. So, you are not allowed to do business any more (sic). This is our warning. At some point in the note, the suspect said he would torture the owner if they did not leave and go back to where they came from.

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White House To Hide Visitors' Logs From Public

On Inauguration Day 2017, the conservative Washington Times said that the Trump administration was poised to "keep releasing the records of those who visit the White House, continuing an Obama administration transparency policy that gave Americans an unprecedented look at the comings and goings through the powerful complex".

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Senate confirms Gorsuch for Supreme Court, delivers big win for Trump

The victory gives President Donald Trump's 49-year-old nominee a lifetime spot on the court and his party a much-needed political win after failing to pass legislation on health care and other issues. But Wade Henderson, president and CEO of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, said in a statement that the Gorsuch confirmation was "an unhappy day to those Americans committed to justice and equality for all".

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Trump's Supreme Court Justice sworn

Gorsuch's wife, Louise, held a family Bible, and his daughters Emma and Belinda looked on. Gorsuch served as the personal lawyer for mega-billionaire Philip Anschutz, who prevailed on the Bush administration to place Gorsuch on the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals in 2006, setting the stage for his subsequent elevation to the highest court.

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Jobs reports cut from NY state economic development program

The plan also provides $19 million in Enhanced Tuition Awards for students who want to attend private schools like Utica College. NY lawmakers approved the tuition initiative over the weekend as a part of the state budget. About 84 % of State University and City University of ny students already remain in ny after graduation, according to the governor's office. "And the best bridge to the future is a good education".

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Fugitive Mexican politician wanted on organised crime charges held in Guatemala

A former Mexican state governor on the run from police for more than five months who has come to symbolize corruption within the country's ruling party was arrested on Saturday night in Guatemala and now awaits extradition. Interpol issued an worldwide arrest warrant against him. A news conference at the Mexican embassy later on Sunday was expected to clarify the extradition process Duarte faces.

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Judge's anti-death penalty protest riles conservatives

In her order Saturday, which the state promptly appealed, U.S. District Judge Kristine Baker said the inmates have the right to challenge the state's method of execution in an attempt to show it "creates a demonstrated risk of severe pain" and that she thinks they have a significant chance to succeed.

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Here's What President Trump Got Wrong About the Kansas Special Election

Estes defeated Democratic candidate Jim Thompson by less than seven points, earning 52.5% of the vote while Thompson earned 45.7% - a difference of about 8,000 votes, according to the New York Times . Estes was first elected state treasurer in 2010. "The Democratic base is fully mobilized and unlikely to be defused", said one Republican House member who wanted to speak under anonymity.

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Chemical weapons experts in Turkey to investigate; United Kingdom confirms sarin use

The fact finding mission was sent from the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) in The Hague to gather bio-metric samples and interview survivors, sources told Reuters on Thursday. local time on April 4, while Russia's explanation maintained an airstrike occurred around noon local time. "These have tested positive for the nerve agent Sarin, or a Sarin-like substance", the spokesperson said.

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North Korean missile test fails, South Korea says

He was expected to join USA and South Korean troops for Easter Sunday church services and a dinner later in the day. The vice president spoke at a dinner after attending Easter church services with service members at the garrison. Pyongyang has carried out five nuclear tests - two of them previous year - and multiple missile launches. Fears that Pyongyang would carry out a sixth nuclear test rose before the celebrations for the 105th anniversary of the birth of the country's founder, ...


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