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Erected in 1884, Lee's is the last of four monuments to Confederate-era figures to be removed in accordance with a 2015 City Council vote . The 52-acre estate in Biloxi is where Jefferson Davis lived during retirement. CSA is acronym for Confederate States of America. Of course we have Robert E Lee. He fought for civil rights. The most famous monument left-wing groups are targeting is the President Andrew Jackson monument which sits at the center for the city's French Quarter.
  • Rams-Chargers stadium won't open in 2019

    Rams-Chargers stadium won't open in 2019

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    The rain fell at a crucial stage of construction when work centered on digging the enormous hole - 5 million cubic yards of dirt were excavated - in which the stadium will sit. "This is something the ownership will need to consider", National Football League spokesman Brian McCarthy said. McCarthy noted there is a precedent for owners waiving rules for hosting a Super Bowl.
  • Trump's frustrations boil over after Comey dismissal

    Trump's frustrations boil over after Comey dismissal

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    The New York Times reported the president asked Comey in January to pledge loyalty to him and that Comey refused to do so. CNN said Comey is "not anxious about any tapes" Trump may have, citing an unnamed source familiar with the matter.
  • At Least 2 Dead as Severe Storms, Tornadoes Hit US Midsection

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    While their home was flattened, the SUV next to it was untouched. Aerial footage showed a wide path of leveled mobile homes and debris. But, Fitzgerald said, "The outpouring of support has been tremendous". So far there have been no reports of damage or injuries at this time. " My thoughts and prayers are with those affected by the tornado in Elk City tonight", Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin said on Twitter .
  • Jury acquits Tulsa cop in shooting of unarmed black man

    Jury acquits Tulsa cop in shooting of unarmed black man

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    They left the courthouse without commenting. "I fired my gun at Mr. Crutcher because I was fearing for my life", she said in the court room on Monday. In September 2016, Shelby was one of many officers who responded to reports of an SUV that was left abandoned in the middle of a road. She added that Crutcher "loved God" and would sing at church every week.
  • Texas Bill to Ban 'Sanctuary Cities' Heads to Governor's Desk

    Texas Bill to Ban 'Sanctuary Cities' Heads to Governor's Desk

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    Demonstrator Norma Herrera, a 29-year-old former staffer for the state's Legislative Budget Board, said that every day she worked for the state "now felt like a lie". "I was surprised there wasn't more intra-party scuffling on the other side", said Rep. Chris Turner, a Democrat from Grand Prairie in suburban Dallas who opposes a convention of states.
  • Trump Bashes Critics, Stresses Perseverance During School Speech

    Trump Bashes Critics, Stresses Perseverance During School Speech

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    Lawmakers from both parties have spent days questioning the timing of Trump's decision to fire Comey, who was leading the probe into possible ties between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation during the election. Liberty could be in trouble come 2018, at least according to Donald Trump . "I said I was going to do it and Jerry, I did it", Trump said referring to Falwell and the Johnson Amendment order.
  • Ana Navarro Calls Out GOP: You'd Impeach Hillary Clinton Over This

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    According to The Independent , reports surfaced that Trump allegedly leaked classified information to Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Ambassador to the U.S. Other Republicans were equally vocal against "leakers" of classified information. A GOP strategist didn't hold back when she tweeted about the hypocrisy behind President Donald Trump's indiscretions being constantly excused by Republican "enablers".
  • All This Impeachment Talk Is Pure Trump Derangement Syndrome

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    Green's call comes amid allegations that Trump asked former FBI Director James Comey to terminate an investigation into former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn's Russian Federation contacts. And he is a member of the Democratic minority, which has little power to move ahead on investigations or to begin proceedings to remove the president from office.
  • After Trump disclosures, May says will continue to share intel with US

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    His meeting with Lavrov and Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak came a day after Trump fired FBI director James Comey, the man leading an investigation into contentious links between members of the President's campaign team and Russia. Soon after the report was published, the administration contended that it was false and that Trump did not reveal sources of intelligence, methods of gathering intelligence or military operations.
  • Lisle police showing zero tolerance for seat belt violations May 15-30

    Lisle police showing zero tolerance for seat belt violations May 15-30

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    All occupants ages 8 years and older are required to use a seat belt in any position within the vehicle. A child who is less than six years of age and who weighs less than sixty pounds shall be restrained in a child passenger safety seat. Or, consider the rollover crash, which is so much more prevalent on rural roadways than city streets. Ejection from the vehicle remains one of the most injurious events that can happen to a person in a crash.