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Hillary Clinton told to 'move on' from her loss

Clinton said she "inherit [ed] nothing" from the DNC, which raises money and recruits candidates. "It was bankrupt , it was on the verge of insolvency , its data was mediocre to poor, non-existent, wrong". Naftali Bendavid of the Wall Street Journal said that it might be better for Democrats as they head into the 2018 and 2020 elections if Clinton would choose to "fade away".

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His father quiet, Donald Trump Jr

Trump broke his silence on Twitter following explosive testimony by Comey , declaring "total and complete vindication". Attorney General Jeff Sessions is firing back at former FBI Director James Comey , after he suggested in Thursday's hearing that there might be more than meets the eye to the AG's recusal from the Russian Federation probe.

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Lil Wayne sued for 'hate crime' by club bouncer

A California man has sued Weezy F. Baby for violently attacking him previous year and believes hate fueled the altercation. He is also suing the club's owner, SBE entertainment, Young Money Entertainment, Made Hollywood Inc., and Universal Music Group, according to the report.

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Powerball jackpot up to $435M, 10th largest in US history

The Powerball jackpot for Saturday's drawing has climbed to $435 million. No one has won the jackpot since April 1st, when a player in Arizona won a comparatively meager $60 million. The extra dollar also automatically boosts the second prize of matching all five numbers from $1 million to $2 million. Forty-two workers claimed a $1 million Powerball prize Friday at Rhode Island lottery headquarters, a representative for the group told WJAR .

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Supermarket worker kills three, himself in Pennsylvania store

Sentinel and Enterprise staff photos can be ordered by visiting our SmugMug site. Laura Faverty tells WILK radio (http://bit.ly/2rehev7 ) that 24-year-old Randy Stair sent her an email less than an hour before the killings. Law enforcement said regardless of if you see a threat online or hear it in person, you should report it to police. He declined to say how long Stair worked at the store.

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She Allegedly Coaxed Her Boyfriend to Kill Himself. Now She's on Trial

Though they lived about an hour apart - Roy in Fairhaven and Carter in Plainville, Massachusetts - they stayed in touch through calls, emails and texts, Roy's family and friends have said. The court heard that Ms Carter , who was then 17, replied: "Get the f*** back in the vehicle". According to MassLive , Carter's trial was scheduled to start Monday, but she waived her right to a trial by jury and has instead opted to allow a judge to decide the case.

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Donald Trump returns to OH to push infrastructure plan: 5 takeaways

We don't even fix the highways anymore. "Wait until you see what I'm going to do with steel". He spoke before a crowd at Rivertowne Marina . Zeldin says Trump "wasn't like on his heels defensive, but he was talking about it being valuable".

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Senate Judiciary Committee asks for copies of leaked memos

The most significant of the memos included one partially leaked to the New York Times , saying that Trump had asked Comey to end the investigation into former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn. Didn't do it myself for a variety of reasons. I asked a close friend to do it. ... His bio on Columbia's website lists him as an advisor to Comey, who worked as a NY prosecutor at the same times as Richman.

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White House on Sessions: Trump 'has confidence in all of his Cabinet'

Mr Sessions, 70, occupies a unique role in Mr Trump's world. CNN reported that there has been significant tension between Trump and Sessions over the past few weeks. Spicer said last week that Trump "absolutely" has confidence in Jared Kushner after a spate of reports on his contacts with the Russians in the transition.

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Grandmother accused of fatally stabbing granddaughter has been captured

An 18-month-old girl died and the other victims were reported to be in critical condition. Relatives say a Southern California woman suspected of fatally stabbing her 18-month-old granddaughter became distraught late a year ago after she was separated from her young son.

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Trump to evangelicals: We're 'under siege,' will be stronger

Trump also mentioned getting the Senate to confirm Justice Neil Gorsuch for a seat on the Supreme Court, and keeping a campaign promise to repeal a rarely enforced IRS rule barring churches and tax-exempt groups from endorsing political candidates at the risk of losing their status.

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The big difference between Sean Spicer and Sarah Huckabee Sanders

What the creator loves about this bot is that considering that it is simply modifying the format, it is truly neutral. Trump's love of 140-charater putdowns has created a unique situation for the White House, as the president's tendency to fire off tweets about whatever unhinged thought pops into his orange-stained brain has raised ethical questions that no previous administration has had to face.

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Trump wants to 'stay engaged' on climate: Tillerson

Prevention is the best medicine - and the overwhelming majority of Americans believe we should be taking action on climate change. "The climate is changing and it is changing because of human activity", Jonathan Lynn, the head of Communications and Media Relations at IPCC, told journalists at a regular press briefing in Geneva.

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Investigators request Trump/Comey tapes - if they exist

WILLIAM BRANGHAM: The president publicly broke his silence about James Comey's testimony today in a Rose Garden news conference with Klaus Iohannis, the president of Romania. "No collusion, no obstruction", Trump told a White House press conference in reference to the twin controversies dogging his administration - accusations his aides colluded with the Russian effort to tilt the vote, and that he sought to block a probe related to the matter.

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London terror attack: Three more arrests in probe, say Police

All three of the London Bridge attackers were shot dead at the scene by officers within eight minutes of police receiving the first emergency call. Authorities said they were still trying to identify the third attacker. "I am deeply shocked, saddened and numbed by the actions of my ex-partner who has killed and injured so many innocent people". After that incident, Italian authorities entered his information in SIS - the Schengen Information System - a network that allows Schengen ...

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Governor Mead Responds To Paris Climate Agreement

In addition, the emissions reduction targets from the Paris Accord are not likely to be used by the federal government as justification for greenhouse gas regulations or policy. Withdrawing from the Paris accord effectively cedes this leadership to other countries. "Well, someday I'm going to go to Washington, but not this week".

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Lebron, Cavs end Warriors perfect postseason run in Game 4

CLEVELAND (AP ) - Golden State's flawless postseason is over, the champagne corks still in their bottles. It was a heated Game 4 of the NBA Finals on Friday, but it turned comical for a bit due to a refereeing confusion. It's got to be a frustrating position for the front office. On the back of the greatest ever finals three point shooting the Cleveland Cavaliers have forced a game five in the NBA Finals.

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NSA chief says was never asked to act illegally

The conversations with Coats and Rogers took place in the wake of Comey testifying on March 20 that the FBI was investigating possible coordination between the Trump campaign and Russian operatives. Mark Warner of Virginia, the ranking Democrat on the committee, lamented that the witnesses could have laid to rest questions about what the president told them about the Russian Federation probe, but they chose not to answer.

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Intel officials refuse to answer questions on Trump and Russia

Robert Mueller's special counsel investigation, it seems, has the spooks spooked. Those comments throw cold water on the report , but they don't directly address whether or not Trump asked him to intervene - only focusing on how he potentially felt and responded.

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Iran says arrests seven suspects linked to Tehran attacks

On Friday, the USA embassy in Saudi Arabia issued a security notice to United States citizens recommending that they "exercise caution in places frequented by foreigners due to the continuing risk of terrorist attacks. "We grieve and pray for the innocent victims of the terrorist attacks in Iran, and for the Iranian people, who are going through such challenging times", Trump said.

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Coats, Rogers both tell Senate they never felt 'pressured' on investigations

Similarly, Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats said it would be inappropriate for him to discuss his own conversations with the president in a public forum. Warner told the intelligence official he was missing an opportunity to lay to rest media reports suggesting the president was trying to interfere in the investigation, and he said another individual would likely offer testimony about those efforts.

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Jalen Rose Thinks LeBron James Might Leave Cleveland Again

But James passed Jordan last month to become the all-time NBA playoffs scoring leader and enters Friday only one point behind Jordan for third on the all-time NBA Finals scoring list with 1,175. With LeBron James' hand in his face, he splashed the three and Golden State took the lead. Game 4 in Cleveland will be shown on the huge overhead scoreboard at Oracle, the seats are all tinged in gold and a huge "Strength In Numbers" banner - the team motto - is on display as well.

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Warriors' Green stays in Game 4 after technical foul fiasco

Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr said game four got out of hand against defending champions the Cleveland Cavaliers . It didn't matter in the end, at least not this time. However, due to a miscommunication between the officials and the scorer's table, basically everybody in the arena thought Green was given the technical.

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Woman accused of texting boyfriend instructions to kill himself begins trial

Roy was found dead from carbon monoxide poisoning in his pick-up truck in Fairhaven, Conn., in July of 2014. A WOMAN accused of persuading her boyfriend to kill himself in a string of texts sent him chilling messages saying "the time is right, you're ready", a court has heard.

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White House, Intel Chiefs Want To Make Digital Spying Law Permanent

Andrew Crocker, a staff attorney at the Electronic Frontier Foundation, said one of the most significant reforms needed is to the so-called "backdoor search loophole", where intelligence agencies may conduct warrantless searches of United States citizens' collected communications if the target of the surveillance was a foreign national.

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Intel chiefs won't say if Trump asked them to intervene in investigations

In an often contentious hearing on Capitol Hill, two intelligence chiefs testified Wednesday that they've never felt pressured to take improper actions regarding intelligence matters, including the investigation of Russia's meddling in the 2016 US presidential election.

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Portland Suspect: 'You Call It Terrorism, I Call It Patriotism'

You can feel that this has happened before, and the only thing that was different was the names and faces. Two other men who tried to intervene were fatally stabbed . Jeremy Joseph Christian shouts as he is arraigned in Multnomah County Circuit Court in Portland Tuesday. Macy, even with her headphones on, said she heard Christian before she saw him.

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Trump commits to NATO mutual defense after hesitating

The Russia investigations have consumed the White House and distracted the president and lawmakers from his governing agenda. In his first public remarks since the Congressional testimony of Comey, Trump said some of the things the former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief said under oath weren't true.

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Rockies open series with win over Cubs

We can always praise the bullpen, though! "We're in a good groove as a team right now. We expect to win road, home, whatever". But Friday's victory almost slipped away. Cubs: RHP Kyle Hendricks , on the DL with hand tendinitis, originally was scheduled to start this game. Russell was available off the bench. Dubious calls all over the place led to walks to Rizzo and Kris Bryant and then Heyward was awarded first base on catcher's interference.

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Trump touts investment and jobs in infrastructure push

A White House statement said rebuilding the infrastructure is "a critical pillar of the president's agenda to promote job creation and grow the US economy". The president said that when he traveled the nation during his campaign he noticed the "crumbling infrastructure". "We've had no help, we will get no votes [from them]", Trump said before the media, adding that even if Republicans presented the greatest plan "in history" Democrats would still vote against it.

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The tortured explanations of Trump's tweets make no sense

No consultation with White House attorneys, just: "The President is the President of the United States so they are considered official statements by the President of the United States", as Spicer stated. "I didn t say that", Trump insisted Friday. When the president speaks, it is the word of the White House. However, apart from praises and accusations there was nearly nothing of outcome that the president tweeted about.

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Comey Testimony: President Trump Claims 'Total and Complete Vind

Noah praised Comey for keeping detailed memos of every one of his interactions with Trump, saying Comey is "the only person who wanted to remember his meetings" with the President. "The one thing you know he's not going to do, you know he's not going to reach a conclusion (on the legality of Trump's actions) and he's not going to talk about the underlying investigation", said Stephen Ryan, a former federal prosecutor and congressional investigator now at the McDermott, Will & Emery law firm.

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Oldest Trump son fires off 80-plus tweets in support of dad

But as long as President Donald Trump has a smartphone, no White House strategy is safe. "It's a good thing he's fighting back", said Dave Saluan, a retired police officer from Petaluma, California, who recently attended a Sonoma County celebration honoring Trump's first 100 days in office.

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Church Bulletin: Vacation Bible schools continue

Pastor Brad Long. Casual service of prayer and devotion with readings from all faiths. Pastor Doug Taylor. Nursery provided. A worship service follows at 10:30. The church is looking for sponsorship for this summer program. Children's church, 11 a.m. 534-9455; www.1stunitedmethodist.org. St. Peter's Rock Baptist Church, 2201 Brown St., will host "An Evening of Tribute and Celebration" for its pastor from 5 to 7 p.m.

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Many in GOP unshaken by Comey's testimony against Trump

He further denied ever asking Comey for his "loyalty", contradicting Comey's detailed sworn testimony about a private dinner the two men had in the White House . "I don't think it's for me to say whether the conversation I had with the president was an effort to obstruct". Trump has begrudgingly accepted the USA intelligence assessment that Russian Federation interfered with the election.


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