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Without the president's tax returns, she said , Americans have no way of knowing the extent of his ties with Russian Federation. The president is under audit. Many lawmakers, including some Republicans, have also called on Trump to make them public. "I did what was an nearly an impossible thing to do for a Republican-easily won the the Electoral College!" Over the weekend, Trump showed exasperation with protesters who took to the streets in more than 150 cities calling on him to release ...
  • Supreme Court, with Gorsuch, set to hear church-state case

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    At one point, Gorsuch referred to Katyal as "my friend". In Perry, the Court will decide whether a decision disposing of a case which involved both state employment actions and a federal anti-discrimination law dismissed on jurisdictional grounds can be subject to judicial review in either district court or in the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.
  • Gorsuch To Hear Missouri Religious Liberty Case

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    The high court will decide whether to agree with the plaintiff and overturn the actions of the state agency as a denial of the church's "constitutionally protected freedom to participate equally in society", or whether financial help to the church would violate the separation of church and state doctrine upheld in other cases? The justices released no high-profile decisions, added no new disputes to their docket, and heard three hours of oral arguments in dry, technical matters.
  • Cotton booed for defending Trump on tax returns

    Cotton booed for defending Trump on tax returns

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    But this didn't used to be so taxing. In Sacramento , anti-Trump protesters speculated that he had corrupt deals with foreign countries (though why he would not already have been charged, given that the IRS had already seen his tax returns, remained unexplained).
  • 'Fate Of The Furious' Boots 'Boss Baby' In Huge April Opener

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    As the film commission notes in its email, that means three of the top 11 films with the biggest worldwide opening weekends were shot in Cleveland: " The Fate of the Furious " at No. "For example, if you break down the figures, the Latino audience is huge, what with Vin Diesel's following". "The franchise does still attract huge stars each time - this year as the villain we have Charlize Theron , there's an appearance from Helen Mirren".
  • Facebook Shooting Suspect Still at Large, Police Say

    Facebook Shooting Suspect Still at Large, Police Say

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    Stephens did not know the victim, 74-year-old Robert Godwin, though the shooter claimed that he was hunting for random people due to troubles with a girlfriend as well as his mother. Stephens, 37, can be heard saying on the broadcast on Sunday: "Finally found somebody I'm going to kill". Authorities in several states are looking for Stephens, news5cleveland.com said .
  • Supreme Court , including Gorsuch, to hear church-state case

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    When the MSPB rules that it lacks the authority to rule on an employee's claim because the employee can not appeal the allegedly wrongful action, but the employee also alleges that she has been the victim of discrimination - a so-called "mixed case " - does the case then go to a federal district court, or to the U.S.
  • Athletics: Ethiopia's champions in Boston to defend marathon titles

    Athletics: Ethiopia's champions in Boston to defend marathon titles

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    Now she's prepping to run it again at the age of 70. Thanks to these pioneers, Switzer will be joined by almost fourteen thousand other women marathoners. They'll be followed at 10 a.m.by the elite men. GARCIA-NAVARRO: The race organizers realized there was a woman on the course, of course. And alongside of the photographer's truck came the officials' press truck.
  • Defund Planned Parenthood? Trump's New Bill Gives the Go-Ahead

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    Obama issued the order in December of a year ago, barring states from withholding federal family planning funds from Planned Parenthood affiliates and other health clinics that provide abortions. That meant states couldn't stop the flow of money to clinics that provide abortions just because they provide abortions. In January, Trump signed an executive memorandum reinstating the so-called Mexico City Policy, which prohibits USA funding to worldwide family planning groups that promote or pay ...
  • Trump talks tough on North Korea, says Kim 'gotta behave'

    Trump talks tough on North Korea, says Kim 'gotta behave'

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    North Korea needs such weapons, he said , "in order to protect our government and system from threat and provocation from the United States". Vice President Mike Pence, in South Korea on a previously planned trip, doubled down on the president's message.
  • These Kenyan Runners Just Dominated the 2017 Boston Marathon

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    So much so that Jock Semple, the codirector of the Boston Marathon , tried to rip Kathrine's number off her back and forcibly push her out of the race while she was running-an incident that was caught on camera. In his last competitive Boston run, he finished 13th in 2:17:00 despite pain in his quad muscles. And for that, she has a simple answer: "I knew if I [stopped] no one would believe women could run distances and deserved to be in the Boston Marathon ", she wrote on her website .