Assad calls chemical attack '100 percent' fabrication

Russian Federation and Syria claim the Khan Shaykhun victims were killed by toxic agents released from a rebel chemical arsenal hit by Syrian warplanes. are far too different despite President Trump's earlier interest in an understanding", White sa... More..

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Open thread: Will the Cubs repeat in 2017?

Though Willson Contreras provided the Cubs with a little late-inning magic - just as they got in Game 7 - their Achilles' heel on offense and a shaky bullpen did them in. "It's really hard to win a World Serie...More..

NYC bus catches fire in Midtown during morning rush hour
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NYC bus catches fire in Midtown during morning rush hour

Traffic cameras showed the charred remains of the bus on the side of the street as firefighters carried hoses. The scene was declared under control less than an hour later, with no reports of any injuries. It...More..

Gov. Malloy announces he will not seek a third term
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Gov. Malloy announces he will not seek a third term

Your current subscription does not provide access to this content. You have now viewed your allowance of free articles. Now, Malloy is among the leaders of a new Democratic group headed by former Attorney Gen...More..

Wisconsin, New York officials step into milk trade dispute
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Wisconsin, New York officials step into milk trade dispute

In addition to leading the delegation on visits to several large dairy and mix-use farms for first-hand tours, Brancel is scheduled to meet separately with high-level officials including the Secretary of the Ag...More..

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Paul Manafort registering with U.S. as foreign agent

Manafort, Flynn and Page have indeed become political liabilities for Trump that he can't shake in the White House. Both loans were reportedly unusual for the lending firms. Yanukovych subsequently sought exi...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation increases reward for Joseph Jakubowski, believes he may alter appearance
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation increases reward for Joseph Jakubowski, believes he may alter appearance

The 161-page handwritten manifesto Jakubowski mailed to Trump has already reached the White House, according to police, and its content has concerned investigators. The Rock County Sheriff's Office in Wiscons...More..

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Court rules Civil Rights law protects LGBT employees from discrimination

It also comes as President Donald Trump's administration has begun setting its own policies on LGBT rights. In January President Trump promised not to revoke President Obama's executive order banning federal co...More..

Trump ready to ditch Republicans on health care reform
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Trump ready to ditch Republicans on health care reform

Justin Amash of MI. Conservative House Republicans are entertaining a White House offer to revise the party's failed health care bill. Ultimately, it was not enough to garner the votes, and the bill was pulle...More..

NEW INFORMATION: Gorsuch confirmed; Senate approves Trump nominee, 54-45
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

NEW INFORMATION: Gorsuch confirmed; Senate approves Trump nominee, 54-45

Having a ninth justice, an odd number that will prevent tie votes, is something that had been missing for almost 14 months since Justice Antonin Scalie died in February 2016, Loewy said. Many Republicans bemoan...More..

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Ala. Gov. Bentley Agrees To Plea Deal And Resigns Amid Scandal

ELLIOTT: She acknowledges the task ahead. Republican state Rep. Ed Henry, who had introduced articles of impeachment against Bentley a year ago, said , "I think we have a great day for Alabama, where justice...More..

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74 dogs rescued from Wisconsin Rapids home

At least one dog was discovered with a broken leg that had never been treated, while another was found emaciated. The dogs range in age from six months to 12 years. Officials with the Inland Valley Humane Soc...More..

Michigan's capital rescinds 'sanctuary city' status
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Michigan's capital rescinds 'sanctuary city' status

Michigans capital city on Wednesday rescinded its decision to deem itself a “sanctuary city” protecting immigrants, bowing to concerns from the business community that the ambiguous, contentious term may draw u...More..

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Dylann Roof Pleads Guilty To State Murder Charges For Charleston Church Attack

Wilson said in a letter to the families of Roof's victims that the goal of the plea agreement was "to provide an insurance policy to the federal conviction and sentence". Less than 48 hours after the shoo...More..

Wisconsin to start issuing seven-character license plates
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Wisconsin to start issuing seven-character license plates

The six character plates yielded about 20 million combinations since 1986. Seven-character plates will begin with three letters followed by four numbers. For about 14 years, the plates had three letters, a hy...More..

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Trump insiders push back on talk of Bannon's demise

This report comes in the wake of Bannon's eviction from the NSC principals committee, and amid growing murmurs that the Breitbart mastermind might soon be returning to the private sector. This leaky White...More..

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Trump Administration May Be Holding Obamacare Hostage

Top Democratic Senator Charles Schumer responded to the president's remarks on Wednesday, saying he was "threatening to hold hostage healthcare for millions of Americans". "The administration is now deciding it...More..

Sean Spicer: Hitler Comment 'Inexcusable and Reprehensible'
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Sean Spicer: Hitler Comment 'Inexcusable and Reprehensible'

After Spicer's apology on Blitzer's broadcast Tuesday evening, a person close to Spicer told CNN's Jeff Zeleny that the press secretary's fate is unknown. "I understand the point, thank you, thank you I appre...More..

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Trump it 'will work out fine' with Russia

Only weeks ago, it appeared that Trump, who praised Putin throughout the USA election campaign, was poised for a potentially historic rapprochement with Russian Federation. He said: "Clearly our view is that th...More..

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Manafort might register as a foreign agent

Manafort's spokesman, Jason Maloni, said the work at issue happened before he joined Trump's campaign and was not conducted on behalf of Russian Federation. The same day he resigned, The New York Times rep...More..