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Fox News foreign affairs reporter Conor Powell tweeted: "Everyone I've spoken to in DC who has been briefed on Jerusalem embassy move says Netanyahu told Trump not to move embassy at this time". Officials are also considering a lesser announcement outlining a USA vision for the future of Jerusalem as Israel's capital without taking any immediate action, created to help Trump save face on his campaign pledge.
  • Official from European country says it may stop sharing Intel with US

    Official from European country says it may stop sharing Intel with US

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    He added: "Plus I want Russian Federation to greatly step up their fight against Isis". But after The Washington Post reported Monday afternoon that Trump had told the Russians details of an ISIS threat that has led to the recent ban of laptops on transatlantic flights from certain areas, it seemed to be a misstep too far for the senator from Chattanooga.
  • USA government 'under assault' by Trump after Comey firing

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    Trump's spokespeople, including Vice Pres. Mike Pence all dutifully repeated their talking points for days after Comey was sacked, only to have the president embarrass them in an interview with NBC's Lester Holt in which Trump took full credit for the firing and openly admitted that it was about the Russian Federation investigation.
  • 4 charged in fraternity pledge hazing death to plead guilty

    4 charged in fraternity pledge hazing death to plead guilty

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    Police said that during that time some members changed Deng's clothing and conducted internet searches for phrases like, "concussion can't wake up". Kenny Kwan, 28, Charles Lai, 26, Raymond Lam, 23, and Sheldon Wong, 24, pled guilty to Voluntary Manslaughter as accomplices and Hindering Apprehension for concealing or destroying evidence for their respective roles in the December 2013 death and ensuing attempt at hiding their crimes.
  • Sanctuary cities ban will soon head to Gov. Greg Abbott's desk

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    Among those measures are two proposals that would regulate bathroom access for transgender Texans - Senate Bill 6 and House Bill 2899. Critics of the bill said it would make immigrants afraid to report crimes or participate I police investigations out of fear that they could be deported.
  • Crews find girl missing in waters of Lake Michigan

    Crews find girl missing in waters of Lake Michigan

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    Langford said the girl appeared to be between 11 and 13 years old. Her condition wasn't immediately available. Twenty minutes later, the Fire Department said searchers had found a female and were performing CPR. "I feel really bad about it, actually". "So it's not a real surprise", he said. Dorneker said responders were on scene within four minutes of being called.
  • Sen. Mike Lee Says Trump Is 'Fully Cooperating' With Russia Investigation

    Sen. Mike Lee Says Trump Is 'Fully Cooperating' With Russia Investigation

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    Warner said it was "virtually unprecedented" to have a president fire an FBI director - it has happened just once before - and the fact it occurred as Comey led an investigation into the Trump campaign was particularly concerning. "This is an issue of country, not party, " Schumer said. I will "absolutely" subpoena tapes between Comey and Trump if they exist GOP chairman: Trump's Comey tweet "inappropriate" GOP senator: Special prosecutor "on the table" MORE (R-N.C.), said that while another ...
  • Clapper: 'Our Institutions Are Under Assault' By President Trump

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    Lawmakers are urging the president to steer clear of appointing any politicians. The move prompted an uproar among Democrats and some Republicans because Comey's agency is leading an investigation into whether members of the Trump campaign colluded with Russian Federation in that country's attempts to interfere with the USA presidential election past year.
  • Senate intelligence committee seeks information on Trump's meeting with Russians

    Senate intelligence committee seeks information on Trump's meeting with Russians

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    Steve Hayes of The Weekly Standard said the White House has shifted its story on whether President Trump shared classified intelligence with Russian officials. McCain said she trusts McMaster and questioned whether it's appropriate for him to be in front of reporters "doing the Sean Spicer dance". Rather than contest the accuracy of the report, Trump focused on the fact that, as president, he has the legal authority to declassify information and so cannot be prosecuted for sharing secrets ...
  • Just 21% of Voters Approve of the New GOP Health Care Plan

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    The Quinnipiac University poll of 1,078 voters was taken from May 4-9 and showed disapproval at 56 percent . According to the Center for Progress, in the time before the ACA, almost 50 million Americans lacked health insurance; more than 16 percent of these individuals were African Americans.
  • Estacada father shocked son accused of decapitating mom

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    He told the Associated Press: "I never foresaw a problem". The suspect, 36-year-old Joshua Lee Webb, was arrested for the stabbing and for killing his mother, 59-year-old Tina Marie Webb, at their home about 10 miles away. The woman was later identified at Webb's mother. "He was in like a catatonic state, wasn't speaking to anybody". At approximately 2:14 p.m. Sunday afternoon, the police received a 911 phone call from the Estacada grocery store.