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Hodgkinson had with him a piece of paper listing the names of six members of congress , said Tim Slater, special agent in charge of the FBI Washington Field Office's Criminal Division, at a news conference Wednesday in Washington . Hodgkinson, who had both a rifle and a handgun in his possession, is believed to have purchased the weapons after the presidential election. Federal Bureau of Investigation agent Slater couldn't explain how anger over Republican tax policy could lead to an ...
  • Redskins owner 'thrilled' with Supreme Court trademark ruling

    Redskins owner 'thrilled' with Supreme Court trademark ruling

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    The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) denied Tam a federal trademark registration for THE SLANTS on the basis that it was disparaging to Asian-Americans. Following the ruling, the ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union) released a statement saying: "This is a major victory for the First Amendment, and establishes that the government can not selectively grant trademarks based on its approval or disapproval of a speaker's viewpoint".
  • Are US and Russian Federation inching toward confrontation in Syria?

    Are US and Russian Federation inching toward confrontation in Syria?

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    The drone, a Shaheed-129, was shot down by an F-15E Strike Eagle after it "displayed hostile intent and advanced on coalition forces", the USA military said in a statement . Tuesday's statement from the global coalition stressed that the worldwide effort remained focused on ISIS but said that coalition forces had the right to self-defense.
  • Senate Bill to repeal Obamacare, Reaction to cuts in Georiga

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    The Reform movement called the proposed measure "deeply harmful". While Trump reportedly called the House bill 'mean , ' Schumer said "the Senate bill may be meaner". Elizabeth Warren says Republicans will use "blood money" from lost and broken American lives to pay for their overhaul of former President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act .
  • National Weather Service warns of flash flood, tropical tornado risk

    National Weather Service warns of flash flood, tropical tornado risk

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    Flash flooding often occurs within three hours of rainfall; it usually happens so quickly people are unprepared. However, locally higher amounts around 3 inches are possible. "Pockets up to 4" could be measured as tropical air and cold front interact. In addition to flooding, NWS Nashville staff alerted residents to the possibility of damaging straight-line winds and tropical tornadoes in a Facebook Live video Thursday afternoon.
  • Congress to oppose Ram Nath Kovind because of RSS-BJP ideology

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    Left party sources today said while Biju Janata Dal chief Naveen Patnaik's decision to back Mr Kovind is a "setback" to the original plans, they would not still give up hopes. The NDTV news channel reported that the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) too is likely to ditch the Opposition for the NDA candidate. Voting for the presidential election is scheduled for July 17, while the counting will take place on July 20.
  • Meira Kumar a better candidate than Ramnath Kovind: Ramgopal Yadav

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    Opposition parties on Thursday announced that former Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar was their pick for the next president, NDTV reported. Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and other JD (U) leaders were absent from the meeting as they have already announced their support for the NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind.
  • Where is this wave of anti-Trump backlash we were promised?

    Where is this wave of anti-Trump backlash we were promised?

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    This allegation comes following the loss by the Democratic candidate John Ossoff in the special election for Georgia's Sixth District after Trump nominated Tom Price as Secretary of Health and Human Services. We have to address that reality'. I think that is right. Kathleen Rice of NY, a frequent critic of Democrat leaders, told CNN's "New Day" that it's time for a leadership change and a winning strategy.
  • Comey outfoxes Trump with counsel

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    Comey said Trump repeatedly pressed him for his loyalty at a private dinner at the White House on January 27. Trump also said he is "100 percent" willing to testify under oath that he didn't ask Comey to pledge "loyalty" and didn't ask him to drop an investigation of former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn's ties to Russian Federation.
  • Police officer beaten to death in Indian-controlled Kashmir

    Police officer beaten to death in Indian-controlled Kashmir

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    Rumours had spread in Srinagar that the person lynched at Nowhatta outside the Grand Mosque was not a local or Muslim as he was not circumcised. Almost 70,000 people have been killed in the fighting and the ensuing Indian crackdown. Mirwaiz also stated that what the state of Jammu and Kashmir has wreaked on them was largely responsible for this kind of brutalisation. Many locals who frequent the area knew him.
  • Will uphold dignity of Presidency: Kovind

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    The meeting of the Opposition parties started with an address by Gandhi where she talked about Opposition unity and putting up a joint candidate. Pawar proposed three names - Meira Kumar, former Maharashtra Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde and Bhalchandra Mungekar - all Dalit leaders.