Speaking at NATO, US Defence Secretary Mattis says Russia is making incessant efforts to interfere in US politics; discussed with allies US view that Russia has breached INF Treaty

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25 February 2018
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[email protected]: My meetings with President Xi Jinping were very productive on both trade and the subject of North Korea. He is a highly respected and powerful representative of his people. It was great being with him and Madame Peng Liyuan!
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[email protected]: I don’t blame China, I blame the incompetence of past Admins for allowing China to take advantage of the U.S. on trade leading up to a point where the U.S. is losing $100's of billions. How can you blame China for taking advantage of people that had no clue? I would've done same!
Milwaukee police are investigating a shooting that happened early Thursday morning, November 9th on the city’s north side. It happened shortly before 1:00 a.m. near 10th and Keefe.
Turkish PM spoke en route to New York: I told Pence U.S should end its partnership with PYD/YPG, Pence told me that they understand Turkey's concerns and sensitivity regarding the issue, partnership with YPG/PYD will continue for a little while
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Alabama State Auditor Jim Ziegler: “There is nothing to see here. The allegations are that a man in his early 30s dated teenage girls. Even the Washington Post report says that he never had sexual intercourse with any of the girls.”
@statedeptspox: The US will maintain sanctions on designated Venezuela govt. officials until they break from Maduro’s dictatorial government.3 month ago
@statedeptspox: The US will maintain sanctions on designated Venezuela govt. officials until they break from Maduro’s dictatorial government.
Key House committee approves tax reform bill, as Senate GOP unveils rival plan
House panel approves GOP legislation to deeply cut taxes for corporations, double standard deduction, simplify tax code
Tillerson says 'no disagreement' between Trump and Xi on North Korea
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Sen. John Thune on the Roy Moore allegations: “I think if he does what he should do, does the right thing and steps aside, I don’t think it will hurt the Republican Party”
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House Ways and Means Committee votes along party lines 24-16, to approve amended GOP tax reform bill
According to NBC Trump's former bodyguard Schiller says Russians offered Trump 5 women in a hotel room but the Donald said no.
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In a climate of frayed relations, VP Pence met today with Prime Minister Yildrim to "help to usher in a new chapter in U.S.-Turkey relations." But WH also says the @VP "expressed deep concern" over Turkish arrests of Americans, local diplomatic staffers, journalists, et al.
Turkish PM on talks with U.S VP Pence: We had an honest and frank meeting, told him Turkey and U.S should not allow legal cases to poison bilateral relations. Pence told me he will visit Turkey at his earliest convenience
Man shot and killed himself and his ex-girlfriend while critically injuring their 3-year-old son in Kalamazoo, Mich.
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Los Angeles, California shooting at Central Ave and Seventh St: no casualities
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Beaverton (Aloha), Oregon shooting at N/A: 1 injured
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Portland, Oregon shooting at 8800 Block of NW Hazeltine St: no casualities
McCain: Roy Moore “should immediately step aside.”
Seb Gorka, who campaigned for Roy Moore, would only send me the following, uh, comment:3 month ago
Seb Gorka, who campaigned for Roy Moore, would only send me the following, uh, comment:
Two-year-old shot in the head in the Olney section of Philadelphia and is in extremely critical condition
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Milton: home was shot multiple times Wednesday, Delaware State Police say. At about 9:05 p.m. Wednesday, state troopers responded to the 15000 block of Walker Drive in Milton for a report of shots fired in the area, according to a news release. When the troopers arrived, the homeowner explained several gunshots were fired at the house, police said.
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Q: If true does he need to step down? FLAKE: If there any shred of truth to these stories, he ought to step aside now. NBC: Is he fit, would he be fit to serve in the Senate if that was true? FLAKE: No, no, no.
White House: VP Pence expressed deep concern over the arrests of U.S citizens, Mission Turkey local staff, journalists, members of çivil society under the state of emergency and urged transparency and due process in the resolution of their cases
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Portman said he read the Roy Moore news during a tax reform meeting, which seems like a nice tidy metaphor.
White House: VP Pence underscored U.S commitment to stand with Turkey against PKK and other terrorist threats during talks with Turkish PM Yıldırım
White House on talks between Turkish PM and U.S VP Pence: Leaders expressed hope meeting would help to usher in a new chapter in relations, agreed on the need for constructive dilaogue as friends and allies on bilateral challenges
GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore's campaign calls Washington Post report including allegation that he initiated sexual encounter with underage girl yet another baseless political attack3 month ago
GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore's campaign calls Washington Post report including allegation that he initiated sexual encounter with underage girl "yet another baseless political attack"
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McConnell confidant Josh Holmes to WaPo re: Moore accusations. "If it's true, the Republican Party doesn't have any place for pedophiles and he should step down immediately," leave race. Puts blame on Bannon and others for enabling controversial candidates.
@SenateMajLdr: If these allegations are true, he must step aside.3 month ago
@SenateMajLdr: "If these allegations are true, he must step aside."
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Sen. Richard Shelby (R-AL) on Roy Moore: “If that’s true, he wouldn’t belong in the Senate.”
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“Certainly if you threaten the underpinnings of our basic fabric of democracy you should respect a response from the US government" per Joyce re: Russia meddling
Changes in House GOP tax plan would preserve moving expenses deduction for active duty members of the military3 month ago
Changes in House GOP tax plan would preserve moving expenses deduction for active duty members of the military
“There’s been a call to say, hey, define what an act of war in cyber is…. It’s going to depend on the situation” per @WhiteHouse Cybersecurity Coordinator Rob Joyce3 month ago
“There’s been a call to say, hey, define what an act of war in cyber is…. It’s going to depend on the situation” per @WhiteHouse Cybersecurity Coordinator Rob Joyce
Maine’s Sec. of State, a member of Trump’s Election Commission, has filed a lawsuit in federal court, claiming the commission violated federal law.
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Rep Kevin Brady R-TX now getting ready to unveil a 29 page amendment to the GOP tax reform bill
.@SenatorCardin: Let's work together, Democrats and Republicans. Let's have a more open process.3 month ago
[email protected]: "Let's work together, Democrats and Republicans. Let's have a more open process."
U.S. steps up pressure on Venezuela with more sanctions
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Quantum computing - impact on natsec: “It’s a cat and mouse game that gets played," per @CIA's Broer "It raises the bars no question about it but its not the end of the world”
Dept. of Justice begins compensating 24,631 Madoff victims with funds acquired from asset forfeitures, calling it the single largest distribution of forfeited funds in the history of the Department’s victim compensation program.3 month ago
Dept. of Justice begins compensating 24,631 Madoff victims with funds acquired from asset forfeitures, calling it the "single largest distribution of forfeited funds in the history of the Department’s victim compensation program."
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Battle Creek, Michigan shooting at Main St: no casualities
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin shooting at 3500 block of N. 10th Street: 1 injured
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin shooting at West Silver Spring: 1 injured
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Madison, Wisconsin shooting at Chicago Avenue and Powers Avenue: no casualities
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Omaha, Nebraska shooting at 4316 N 30th St: 1 killed
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Kalamazoo, Michigan shooting at 100 block of Emerson St: 2 killed, 1 injured
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Chicago, Illinois shooting at 1600 S Harding Ave: no casualities
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Q: What happens if Republicans aren’t able to pass tax reform? GRAHAM: “The party fractures, most incumbents in 2018 will get a severe primary challenge The base will fracture, the financial contributions will stop.”
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When asked if Republicans will distance themselves from Trump, Speaker Paul Ryan says, "We already made that choice. We're with Trump"
More than 8 years after Bernard Madoff pleaded guilty, @TheJusticeDept announces first payments totaling $772.5-million from the Madoff Victim Fund to his 24,631 victims around the globe. Single largest distribution of forfeited funds ever from DOJ's victim compensation program.
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@SenWarren: Do your job, @realDonaldTrump. Your Administration must work with Puerto Rican authorities to ensure an accurate hurricane fatality count right away.
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@SenWarren: This is important. @realDonaldTrump has cited the death count to argue his disaster response to Puerto Rico was top notch. It appears many hurricane deaths are going uncounted. Each day that passes makes it tougher to figure out the true total.
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“The US government has more data than almost anything else in the world” per @CIA's Broer “The analytical capabilities that are required… really have been challenged”
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@SenWarren: Last month, 12 senators joined me in calling on the Trump Administration to ensure the accuracy of the fatality count in Puerto Rico. We're still waiting.
“So no, we do not spy on Americans” says @CIA Chief Technology Officer Matthijs Broer tells DefOneSummit, adds “If we do our job well, you will never see us.3 month ago
“So no, we do not spy on Americans” says @CIA Chief Technology Officer Matthijs Broer tells DefOneSummit, adds “If we do our job well, you will never see us."
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@SenWarren: Puerto Rican officials have announced a jump in deaths since Hurricane Maria, but the official hurricane death toll is still just 55.
[email protected]: Latest draft of GOP tax bill "appears to be an act of desperation."
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@NancyPelosi: The dam is breaking on dishonest claim that the GOPTaxScam will help the middle class. The facts show the *exact* opposite.
Senate tax bill retains current $1M limitation on mortgage interest deduction
22 House Republicans sign letter asking that GOP tax reform plan maintain the adoption tax credit3 month ago
22 House Republicans sign letter asking that GOP tax reform plan maintain the adoption tax credit
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Las Vegas, Nevada shooting at Tropicana Ave and Boulder Hwy: no casualities
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Speaker of the House Paul Ryan: @RepGoodlatte has devoted his life to public service and to advancing common-sense policies to defend our constitution, hold government accountable, and enforce the rule of law. The House will miss him.
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Nashville, Tennessee shooting at 5705 Charlotte Pike: 1 injured
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Baltimore, Maryland shooting at 1700 block of W Baltimore St: 1 injured
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Providence, Rhode Island shooting at Memorial Blvd and I-95: 1 killed, 1 injured
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Montgomery, Alabama shooting at 5100 block of Greensboro Drive: 1 killed
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Detroit, Michigan shooting at 19300 block of Greenfield: 1 killed
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Iva, South Carolina shooting at 1100 block of Sexton Gin Road: no casualities
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Richmond, Virginia shooting at Stockton St: no casualities
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Philadelphia, Mississippi shooting at Road 836: 1 killed
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Springfield, Massachusetts shooting at 29 Spring St: no casualities
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Washington, District of Columbia shooting at 4600 block of Hillside Rd SE: no casualities
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Brockton, Massachusetts shooting at Market St: no casualities
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania shooting at 1800 block of Ringgold: 4 injured
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania shooting at 200 block of W Godfrey: 1 killed
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Wilmington, Delaware shooting at 500 block of South Franklin St: 1 killed
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Washington, District of Columbia shooting at 200 block of 35th St NE: 1 injured
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Fort Wayne, Indiana shooting at 200 block of E Sherwood Terrace: 2 killed, 1 injured
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Washington, District of Columbia shooting at 3200 block of 4th St SE: no casualities
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania shooting at 4500 block of Merion Ave: 1 killed
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania shooting at 30th St and Paige St: 1 killed
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Lake Worth, Florida shooting at 10th Ave S and S Dixie Hwy: no casualities
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Bill Cassidy just told reporters the Senate’s tax bill will NOT repeal the ACA’s individual mandate.
Shooting in downtown Providence - NBC 10 WJAR
Half the country’s living paycheck-to-paycheck, says @SpeakerRyan this morning at news conference in defense of GOP tax cut bill. The purpose of this legislation is giving middle income tax families a break, he says.3 month ago
"Half the country’s living paycheck-to-paycheck," says @SpeakerRyan this morning at news conference in defense of GOP tax cut bill. "The purpose of this legislation is giving middle income tax families a break," he says.
[email protected] says "I want to get rid of the individual mandate any way I can," but adds that whether to include repeal in the tax bill is a matter for discussion.
[email protected] directs questions on adoption tax credit to Ways and Means Committee.
.@SpeakerRyan: Don't we want to have a tax code that's simple and easy and fair?3 month ago
[email protected]: "Don't we want to have a tax code that's simple and easy and fair?"
.@SpeakerRyan: We haven't had a 3% economy in about a decade. Do you know what happens to a country that grows so slowly? Wages are flat. Living standards get flat. Economic anxiety and insecurity goes up.3 month ago
[email protected]: "We haven't had a 3% economy in about a decade. Do you know what happens to a country that grows so slowly? Wages are flat. Living standards get flat. Economic anxiety and insecurity goes up."
.@SpeakerRyan: By doubling the standard exemption, right there, 90% of Americans will fill out their taxes - picture this in your mind - on a form the size of a postcard.3 month ago
[email protected]: "By doubling the standard exemption, right there, 90% of Americans will fill out their taxes - picture this in your mind - on a form the size of a postcard."
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan: People are sick of being left behind by the tax code while special interests are given a leg up by carve-outs and loopholes.3 month ago
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan: People are sick of being left behind by the tax code while special interests are given a leg up by carve-outs and loopholes.
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By presidential proclamation, this is World Freedom Day, which finds Pres Trump in China, which the @StateDept cites for "repression and coercion" of political rights advocates and groups.
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[email protected] says Senate is taking a “hard look” at including individual mandate repeal in its tax bill.
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“Nuclear weapons save lives…there hasn’t been a major power on war on this planet since 1945" per @US_Stratcom's BrigGen Bowen
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“Every single nuclear armed nation is building more nuclear weapons" per @Cirincione at DefOneSummit "Every country points to the programs of the others as the justification”
Police at Route 10 in Providence. Johnston and Warwick PDs here - @NBC10
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No choice but to recapitalize/upgrade, says BrigGen Bowen: “It’s an insurance policy for our national survival…so the UnitedStates maintains its place in the world”
“We’ve kind of painted ourselves into a corner” says @US_Stratcom's BrigGen Gregory Bowen “All this stuff is getting old”- B52s,/subs/missiles etc3 month ago
“We’ve kind of painted ourselves into a corner” says @US_Stratcom's BrigGen Gregory Bowen “All this stuff is getting old”- B52s,/subs/missiles etc
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[email protected]: Tax Code Shouldn't Encourage Welfare Over Work
Rep. Steve Scalise hugs police officers who responded to congressional baseball shooting at ceremony honoring their bravery.3 month ago
Rep. Steve Scalise hugs police officers who responded to congressional baseball shooting at ceremony honoring their bravery.
.@SpeakerRyan: The tax cuts are aimed toward the middle income taxpayers.3 month ago
[email protected]: "The tax cuts are aimed toward the middle income taxpayers."
.@SpeakerRyan: The average household will get a $1200 tax break.3 month ago
[email protected]: "The average household will get a $1200 tax break."
DreamActNow: Hundreds marching to Capitol Hill. Say they’ll head into Senate/House offices soon calling for a clean Dream Act.
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“I’m mostly worried about the chances for miscalculation at this period at time” says fmr DASD Magsamen at DefOneSummit echoing sentiment voiced repeadtly by ex officials re DPRK-US
A nurse's assistant in Pella is charged with stealing from her elderly patients. Court records show 25-year-old Melissa Mason worked at a 24-hour skilled nursing facility for the past three months.3 month ago
A nurse's assistant in Pella is charged with stealing from her elderly patients. Court records show 25-year-old Melissa Mason worked at a 24-hour skilled nursing facility for the past three months.
3 US carrier strike groups in the Pacific "a demonstration that the United States is capable" and key signal to US allies, per Fmr DASD Asian and Pacific Security Kelly Magsamen
.@RepMcCaul: This President is at his best when he is overseas meeting with world leaders.3 month ago
[email protected]: "This President is at his best when he is overseas meeting with world leaders."
@VP: This weekend I hope places of worship all across America will be filled to overflowing. I hope that Americans of every background and belief will send a chorus of prayers from their hearts into the heart of heaven for these families, for SutherlandSprings community and for this land
.@SenSchumer: As Clint Eastwood said: Want to pass this tax bill, want to hurt the suburbs, make our day. Make our day.3 month ago
[email protected]: "As Clint Eastwood said: Want to pass this tax bill, want to hurt the suburbs, make our day. Make our day."
.@RonWyden: Here's what we say: 'Put your corporate tax handout where your mouth is.'3 month ago
[email protected]: "Here's what we say: 'Put your corporate tax handout where your mouth is.'"
A 21-year-old woman died Sunday, three days after she was injured when a vehicle left the road and crashed into a building in southwest suburban Lockport. Ashley Miller was a passenger in a vehicle that left the road in the 800 block of Princeton Avenue in Lockport about 2:40 p.m. Nov. 2, according to the Will County sheriff’s office.
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Kosachev calls US Justice Dept's demand on RT "a very dirty political game".
.@SenSchumer: On China, President Trump is governing like a lamb.3 month ago
[email protected]: On China, President Trump "is governing like a lamb."
A man who ran from a traffic stop in Johnson County, Illinois is back in custody. Michael Lafond, 30, was arrested on Thursday, Nov. 9. He was found near the Goreville area. According to Illinois State Police, Lafond was wanted for failure to register as a sex offender.
.@marcorubio: All these people calling for background checks - background checks are not perfect.3 month ago
[email protected]: "All these people calling for background checks - background checks are not perfect."
.@statedeptspox: Diplomacy is the preferred approach to North Korea.3 month ago
[email protected]: "Diplomacy is the preferred approach" to North Korea.
Denver: police are investigating an early morning smash and grab at a marijuana grow warehouse off 8th Avenue and Navajo Street. Officers say thieves were in a stolen SUV that smashed through the front doors of the building on Thursday morning, but the group didn’t get away with much.3 month ago
Denver: police are investigating an early morning smash and grab at a marijuana grow warehouse off 8th Avenue and Navajo Street. Officers say thieves were in a stolen SUV that smashed through the front doors of the building on Thursday morning, but the group didn’t get away with much.
New Orleans: Police are investigating a carjacking Wednesday afternoon. It happened at the corner of Dwyer Road and Mayo Boulevard just before noon.
.@statedeptspox: We don't agree with Russia on a ton of things, but it is an area of agreement and that is fighting ISIS.3 month ago
[email protected]: "We don't agree with Russia on a ton of things, but it is an area of agreement and that is fighting ISIS."
Six thousand turkeys died in a barn fire in rural Stearns County early Thursday morning. Deputies responded to St. Martin Farm, Inc. northwest of St. Martin, Minnesota around 1:21 a.m. on a report of a structure fire. When they arrived, they found a 1000-foot turkey barns fully engulfed.
President Trump's granddaughter Arabella was the star of Thursday night's State Dinner. After @POTUS' toast, he introduced a video of Arabella singing a song in Chinese for Pres Xi at the Mar-a-Lago Summit last April. Grampa seemed pleased.3 month ago
President Trump's granddaughter Arabella was the star of Thursday night's State Dinner. After @POTUS' toast, he introduced a video of Arabella singing a song in Chinese for Pres Xi at the Mar-a-Lago Summit last April. Grampa seemed pleased.
Bozeman firefighters helped rescue a dog stuck in an icy pond. In a post on Facebook, firefighters said the dog, a Golden Retriever named Finn, fell through Meyers pond just after 8 a.m. in the Valley West neighborhood.3 month ago
Bozeman firefighters helped rescue a dog stuck in an icy pond. In a post on Facebook, firefighters said the dog, a Golden Retriever named "Finn," fell through Meyers pond just after 8 a.m. in the Valley West neighborhood.
Passenger car trashed by Republic Services truck, EB Bonanza past Pecos. - News3LV
Plymouth: One woman is unaccounted for, a mother who was looking for her children went back into the building. Plymouth downtown fire
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Wichita: A car hit a pedestrian in northeast Wichita Wednesday night, and police are trying to find the driver. It happend near 17th and Grove, in the 19-hundred block of north Spruce around 8:30 p.m., report our news partners at KWCH.
.@marcorubio: It cannot be that it is more lucrative to not work and raise 4 kids with the government benefits that come with that than it is to take a job for $35,000 a year Our tax code should not encourage that.3 month ago
[email protected]: "It cannot be that it is more lucrative to not work and raise 4 kids with the government benefits that come with that than it is to take a job for $35,000 a year Our tax code should not encourage that."
Police arrested seven people Wednesday as part of Operation Granite Shield, charging each for alleged drug-related crimes.
Police have recovered a state police cruiser that was stolen during a traffic stop on Route 146 Thursday morning. R.I. State Police Lt. Col. Joseph Philbin confirmed authorities found the vehicle abandoned on Vineyard Street in Providence. A firearm that was in the cruiser was still in the car, he said.
GOP Sen. John Thune says he can't guarantee that no middle class family will see their taxes go up.3 month ago
GOP Sen. John Thune says he can't guarantee that no middle class family will see their taxes go up.
A woman accused of eluding police while heading the wrong way on Interstate 90 in Pennington County will be treated for mental health issues before the case against her moves forward.
.@RepKinzinger: If we commence a strike against North Korea, we will win.3 month ago
[email protected]: "If we commence a strike against North Korea, we will win."
The Ashland County Sheriff's Office says a 14-year-old boy has died following an officer-involved shooting in Odanah. Authorities say they were called to the area of Maple Street shortly after 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday for a report of a male walking around carrying a knife.
.@AntonioSabatoJr: Let's try to get rid of every single gun in the world and see what happens - the bad guys will ALWAYS get the guns.3 month ago
[email protected]: "Let's try to get rid of every single gun in the world and see what happens - the bad guys will ALWAYS get the guns."
Authorities say a Pennsylvania man strangled a woman and then broke her neck, poked her eyes out and beat her with a hatchet after she rejected his marriage proposal.
Police are investigating two separate shooting in Newport News Wednesday night, and one person is confirmed dead. According to police the homicide incident occurred at 23rd Street and Wickham Avenue. Police receievd a call at 9:23 p.m.
Crews were called to a water main break in the Strip District early Thursday. The incident happened along 22nd Street near the intersection of Smallman Street.
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Concerns about Election2018 @TulsiPress says she's working on a bill that “goes so low tech that the cyber hackers can’t hack into it" with voting backups
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“There are many other implications of this that take us down the wrong path” says @TulsiPress of pulling out of Iran nuclear deal, says weakening US hand with DPRK
Emergency crews are responding to a fatality crash involving a semi-truck and a car near Southwest 59th Street and Highway 81 in Union City.
Olice in Kansas City are searching for a man suspected of using a cane with a knife at the end to kill one person and critically injure a second. Police spokesman Darrin Snapp says the attack happened Wednesday after the suspect and one of the victims argued inside a gas station in the city's West Bottoms area. The Kansas City Star reports that the second victim was stabbed after coming to the aide of the first victim. The surviving victim was in critical condition.
“I would support withdrawing from it" says @RepStefanik of Iran nuclear deal "…need to strengthen it on ballistic missiles”
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[email protected]: In the coming months and years ahead I look forward to building an even STRONGER relationship between the United States and China.
Tucson: Five people were taken to the hospital after an explosion caused a two-alarm fire late Wednesday night in Tucson, Arizona.3 month ago
Tucson: Five people were taken to the hospital after an explosion caused a two-alarm fire late Wednesday night in Tucson, Arizona.
Two children and one adult were transported to local hospitals as a precaution after a childcare bus was involved in a crash on Interstate 75 south in Dayton Thursday morning.3 month ago
Two children and one adult were transported to local hospitals as a precaution after a childcare bus was involved in a crash on Interstate 75 south in Dayton Thursday morning.
Several squad cars on the scene in Huntington Beach, where police pursuit ended with 2 suspects running off in two directions from Kona Dr., near Edinger and Bolsa Chica Road. Chase started in Fountain Valley, and vehicle is believed to be stolen.
Washington orders RTAmerica to register as foreign agent by Monday
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“It’s incredibly important to stay engaged in the region” says @RepStefanik of US in Middle East "We've unfortunately positioned ourselves so we don'thave a role at the table"
Police say Justin McDermott was fatally shot just after midnight Thursday in Wilmington.
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On Syria, “We haven’t had an effective policy… our lack of engagement is one of the reason why we are where we are today” per @RepStefanik
In his State Dinner toast, Prex Xi said he and Pres Trump both agree that China and the United States should remain partners, not rivals.  We both agree that when we work together, we can accomplish many great things to the benefit of our two countries and the whole world.3 month ago
In his State Dinner toast, Prex Xi said he and Pres Trump "both agree that China and the United States should remain partners, not rivals. We both agree that when we work together, we can accomplish many great things to the benefit of our two countries and the whole world."
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Advocating for negotiations with DPRK, @TulsiPress says of denuclearization “It cannot be the precondition”
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“People are very much concerned and asking what is going on in North Korea" says @TulsiPress at DefOneSummit - even middle schoolers DPRK
A Connecticut man accused of killing his wife wants the charges against him dismissed over what his attorney says is a probate judge’s campaign to characterize him as a “killer.”
Death of man who doused self in gasoline, then tased by officer under investigation
Tijuana Beauty Queen Dies After Fiery Lamborghini Crash in San Diego
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Military strength, threats of force - “None of that matters if that’s all there is" say former Amb Wendy Sherman on need for diplomacy
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“Very sadly. This administration is categorically destroying the State Department" warns former Amb. Wendy Sherman at DefOneSummit
@VP: Grateful to the faith leaders who joined us last night - thank you for your outpouring of support for your fellow Texans. And thank you to the heroic actions of neighbors, law enforcement and the first responders who saved lives by their swift action on Sunday.3 month ago
@VP: Grateful to the faith leaders who joined us last night - thank you for your outpouring of support for your fellow Texans. And thank you to the heroic actions of neighbors, law enforcement and the first responders who saved lives by their swift action on Sunday.
Three people are dead, including a child, after a double-murder suicide in Kalamazoo. No danger to public, per police. - WOODTV
Trump on trade: "I don't blame China. After all, who can blame a country for being able to take advantage of another country for the benefit of its citizens?"
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Are @POTUS tweets, mixed messages a good thing? “It is as a tactic, not as a policy” says fmr Amb. Wendy Sherman
The driver of a big rig has died in San Rafael on slick wet roads late Wednesday night. The California Highway Patrol has not yet confirmed whether rain had anything to do with the accident on Highway 101 near North San Pedro Road, but the wet weather was still present early Thursday morning.
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“The president must raise it” says Amb Wedy Sherman, re election interference, if/when @POTUS meets with Putin
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“Putin tries to fill any vacuum anybody else leaves” says former Amb. Wendy Sherman on Russian leader
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“The question is how the president [Trump] conducts this meeting and whether he understands ever how impactful Russia is on this world” says former Amb Sherman
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Russian media: Putin says US wants to cause problems at Russian presidential vote
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Will there be a bilat between Russia's Putin and @POTUS in Vietnam? Depends -could be a pull-aside, says fmr Amb Wendy Sherman - says she's hearing admin trying to press Putin for some understandings on Syria"
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On MBS - “Some of this is good” - crown prince wants to say this is different, going to be a more moderate Saudi Arabia, per Amb Sherman-Question is “whether he has gone too far, too fast, too furiously"
LASD SEB SWAT operation in Pico Rivera has concluded. Armed suspect in custody. Neighborhood safe.
Two students were injured after being struck by a vehicle while crossing the street to get on a school bus in south Charlotte Thursday morning.
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Situation in Yemen - “We’re taking about staggering humanitarian consequences” per former Amb Wendy Sherman “I don’t think this will be good for Saudi Arabia”
Pres Trump departs China in the morning (Friday local time, ET + 13 hours) and departs for Da Nang, Vietnam to attend the APEC Summit.
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With US foreign policy, “We're just in a really strange place - the president made a lot of commitments during his campaign” says former Amb Wendy Sherman “When the rest of the world watches, they aren’t sure what to make of the messages”
State Dinner ran a leisurely three hours, including entertainment. Pres and Mrs Trump returned to their hotel - getting another view of Beijing at night.3 month ago
State Dinner ran a leisurely three hours, including entertainment. Pres and Mrs Trump returned to their hotel - getting another view of Beijing at night.
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Neither DPRK's Kim Jong Un or @POTUS wants nuke war, says Amb Wendy Sherman, but worries about the chance for miscalculation
Edward Lamont Robinson is charged in connection when suspected dog fighting last week at a home on Marlboro Avenue in Hartsville , according to Lt. Mark Blair with Hartsville police.
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“The real question here is whether you believe North Korea can be deterredIf you don’t, it takes you own a road that’s pretty concerning” per fmr Amb Sherman DefOneSummit re DPRK
Louisville Metro police are investigating a shooting on the 3000 block of Breckenridge Lane. The shooting happened after 10:15 p.m. A woman was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Authorities in Mesquite are investigating an incident that involved a police officer shooting and injuring a man who was suspected of breaking into a pickup truck. It all started at around 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday night, when police were called to the 1300 block of South Town East Boulevard for car alarms being set off.3 month ago
Authorities in Mesquite are investigating an incident that involved a police officer shooting and injuring a man who was suspected of breaking into a pickup truck. It all started at around 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday night, when police were called to the 1300 block of South Town East Boulevard for car alarms being set off.
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China also likely to move slowly on DPRK because “They don’t want a reunited Korean Peninsula under the control of the United States” says Amb Sherman
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“The Chinese do not want a sudden collapse of North Korea” not just because of loose nukes, per Amb. Sherman, but because of economic ramifications
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“President Xi thinks he’s in the driver seat here” says former Amb. Wendy Sherman of China president's relationship with @POTUS
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"We all see it as a good thing that the president has moderated his speech" says former Amb Wendy Sherman at DefOneSummit, but Japan, ROK, China leaders “have played the president pretty well. I think they understand he likes pomp and circumstance”
School bus crash into a pole in Linvingston. 25 Westmont drive.
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Trump is the 1st president since George H.W. Bush to NOT take questions from the press during a trip to China.
“We can’t have a not ready force, not with the world we have today” per @usairforce Vice Chef of Staff Gen. Stephen Wilson on need for a stable budget
Forest Park Police have released new details about the two officers who were shot Wednesday while responding to a reckless driving call. Thursday morning, police identified the injured officers as Tim Sterrett and Demarkus Hutcherson.
Perhaps now more than ever, we have the opportunity to strengthen the relationship between our two countries, Pres Trump said in his State Dinner toast to Pres Xi.3 month ago
"Perhaps now more than ever, we have the opportunity to strengthen the relationship between our two countries," Pres Trump said in his State Dinner toast to Pres Xi.
President Trump also told State Dinner that he would be placing special emphasis in his talks to end illegal trafficking to the US of fentanyl, a synthetic opioid made in China.3 month ago
President Trump also told State Dinner that he would be placing "special emphasis" in his talks to end illegal trafficking to the US of fentanyl, a synthetic opioid made in China.
A Long Beach Police Officer injured in a scuffle with a stolen car suspect
Portland fire crews will remain on the scene investigating after a 2-alarm fire destroyed a house. Chief Robert Shea says that the fire was called in by a neighbor Thursday morning. When they arrived to the house on Murphy Road, they found a heavy fire engulfing the structure. The fire was practically through the roof
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Bob Corker says the Foreign Relations Committee will hold a hearing to examine the president's "authority to use nuclear weapons."
Authorities say a 7-year-old boy is unharmed after leading police on a car chase in a northern Indiana community that ended in a crash. Police in LaPorte say an officer spotted a car driving with its headlights off about 3:30 a.m. Tuesday in the parking lot of a video store. The car turned onto a nearby roadway, going about 15 mph (24 kph) while swerving. The officer tried to stop the car, but it sped up.
At State Dinner, President Trump uses toast to call for collective action to denuclearize North Korea: Together we have it in our power to finally capture this region and the world from this very serious nuclear menace.3 month ago
At State Dinner, President Trump uses toast to call for "collective action" to denuclearize North Korea: "Together we have it in our power to finally capture this region and the world from this very serious nuclear menace."
House Republicans set to unveil new changes to GOP tax reform bill today3 month ago
House Republicans set to unveil new changes to GOP tax reform bill today
An arrest has been made in the abduction and death of 19-year-old college student Ashanti Billie. Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department charged Eric Brian Brown with Billie's murder on Wednesday.
Indianapolis: Police attempting to serve a warrant at a south side Indianapolis home called the bomb squad after finding what appeared to be a pipe bomb. Greenwood police were serving a warrant in connection with a narcotics case at a home along Ft. Sumter Drive and Mechanicsburg Drive when they came across the suspicious item.
Pakistan Army chief meets US Ambassador David Hale
Portland: man was arrested on accusations that he raped and beat a woman, after following her off a TriMet bus in October. The attack, which police called random, happened at around 9:30 p.m. on Oct. 15 near Southeast 7th Avenue & Grant Street.3 month ago
Portland: man was arrested on accusations that he raped and beat a woman, after following her off a TriMet bus in October. The attack, which police called random, happened at around 9:30 p.m. on Oct. 15 near Southeast 7th Avenue & Grant Street.
The Columbus Division of Fire is investigating a house fire in the 1200 block of Pauline Avenue in north Columbus. The fire chief on the scene tells 10TV they were called just after 6. a.m. Thursday morning. No one was inside the home when crews arrived and firefighters quickly contain the fire inside the house, according to officials.3 month ago
The Columbus Division of Fire is investigating a house fire in the 1200 block of Pauline Avenue in north Columbus. The fire chief on the scene tells 10TV they were called just after 6. a.m. Thursday morning. No one was inside the home when crews arrived and firefighters quickly contain the fire inside the house, according to officials.
US Secretary Defence Mattis says he's "never been more impressed" by collective understanding of NATO allies toward shared challenges/threats
US Defence Secretary Mattis says "two dozen" NATO and partner nations have pledged to increase troop numbers in Afghanistan along with US troop boost
Speaking at NATO, US Defence Secretary Mattis says Russia is making incessant efforts to interfere in US politics; discussed with allies US view that Russia has breached INF Treaty
In addition to USA, other NATO Allies and partners will continue to provide $1 bn/year to the Afghan defence and security forces until at least 2020 - @jensstoltenberg
Albany: police are investigating a shooting that happened on Hunter Avenue Wednesday. Police say it happened around 4:00 p.m. in area of Hunter Ave and Colby Street.3 month ago
Albany: police are investigating a shooting that happened on Hunter Avenue Wednesday. Police say it happened around 4:00 p.m. in area of Hunter Ave and Colby Street.
Memphis: Two men were shot in North Memphis Wednesday night. MPD told FOX13 one man was shot and pronounced dead on the scene, and another man is fighting for his life. The shooting happened around 6 p.m. in the 800 block of Annie.
Virginia State Police say the driver of a truck that drove around gates and warning lights at train tracks died when the train hit the vehicle. It happened about 11 a.m. Wednesday in Jarrett. Troopers say an Amtrak passenger train was approaching an intersection. Witnesses say the gates came down and all warning lights came on.
Little Rock: Murder charges have been dropped against an Arkansas man accused of fatally beating another man with a piece of lumber. Prosecutors withdrew the second-degree murder charge against 37-year-old Eric McFadden on Tuesday, the same day he was scheduled to stand trial.
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[email protected]: “This moment in history presents both our nations with an incredible opportunity to advance peace and prosperity alongside other nations all around the world.”
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Toast by @POTUS: "Your nation is a testament to thousands of years of living history.""Though we come from different places and far away lands, there is much that binds the east and the west," adding people in both countries have overcome adversity to build great nations.
13-year-old dies, 11-year-old critically injured in crash on I-95 and MLK Parkway
Venice: A man had to be airlifted to the hospital after he was severely burned in a house fire Wednesday night in Venice. A Venice Firefighter was also taken to the hospital with minor injuries. The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office is currently investigating a fire that took place in the 2700 block of Bonita Drive around 9:45 p.m. Wednesday night.3 month ago
Venice: A man had to be airlifted to the hospital after he was severely burned in a house fire Wednesday night in Venice. A Venice Firefighter was also taken to the hospital with minor injuries. The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office is currently investigating a fire that took place in the 2700 block of Bonita Drive around 9:45 p.m. Wednesday night.
Boston: The man has life threatening injuries. - wcvb
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Macon: man drove himself to the hospital after being shot in the chest Wednesday evening. That's according to Sergeant Linda Howard with the Bibb County Sheriff's Office. Howard says the shooting happened at 8:24 p.m. at the Colonial Terrace Apartments on Houston Avenue. Howard says the victim went through surgery and is now in stable condition.
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U.S. wants South Korea to introduce advanced reconnaissance assets: envoy
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Johnson: One person is dead and another is in police custody following a vehicle crash in Johnson. Authorities say a three car crash near Nadeau’s Gravel Pit resulted in a driver of the one cars being taken into custody on suspicion of driving under the influence.
Driver is hurt after crashing his SUV at just after 11:15 p.m. Wednesday. 30-year-old Joseph Hermes of Alexandria was traveling eastbound on Highway 27 just east of Hoffman when his SUV left the road and flipped over
Washington: Police on scene of a double shooting in NW. 1 dead, another injured. Crime scene spans parts of Georgia and Illinois Aves, and 9th and Kennedy Streets.
SpaceX to launch Turkish satellites, minister says
U.S. Secretary of State Tillerson says Trump-Putin meeting in Asia under consideration
Three Allegany County teenagers have been charged with felony negligent homicide following the overdose death of an 18-year-old man. State Police say the four teens drove from Allegany County to the Rochester area on Oct. 22 to buy heroin
Madame Peng Liyuan and the First Lady of the US Melania Trump visited Banchang Elementary School in Beijing on Thursday
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Warren: police investigating homicide after shooting in front of school bus
Canton: police investigating a homicide at the corner of Harmont and 31st NE. No info on suspects or the victim. Happened around 10:20pm Wednesday night3 month ago
Canton: police investigating a homicide at the corner of Harmont and 31st NE. No info on suspects or the victim. Happened around 10:20pm Wednesday night
Anchorage police say they are investigating a shooting in west Anchorage that left a man with life-threatening injuries Wednesday night. APD spokesperson MJ Thim said around 8:40 p.m. a caller reported a shooting in the 3900 block of Northwood Drive. When officers arrived, they found an adult male outside who was shot multiple times. He was then taken to the hospital.
Seattle: Detectives are searching for 31 year-old Christopher Burrus after a man was set on fire in Seattle’s Fremont neighborhood. Authorities believe Burrus doused a 39-year-old man with a flammable liquid before setting him on fire. According to police, a passerby called 911 just after 7 p.m. Tuesday when he spotted a man on fire in the 4500 block of Leary Way NW.
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says one person is dead fater an officer-involved shooting on East Dr. in Clinton. According to the TBI, three Clinton Police officers went to a residence on East Dr. looking for an individual with an outstanding warrant. Investigators say the suspect tried to escape through a window.
A woman faces felony charges after police said she killed her roommate's pet ferret by cooking it in an oven. Police arrived at the third floor corner apartment at 80 Lowell St. in Manchester just after 2:30 a.m. Wednesday after smoke caused residents to evacuate.
Memphis: Police Department is investigating after a woman was found dead Tuesday night on Mud Island. Officers responded to a call on the 900 block of Island Drive around 7 p.m. Upon arrival, authorities located the woman who was pronounced dead. Police confirmed Wednesday that they are investigating the case as a homicide. No suspect information is available.
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Putin and Trump to meet Friday in Vietnam: Russian agencies
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[email protected]: President Xi, thank you for such an incredible welcome ceremony. It was a truly memorable and impressive display!
New Orleans: Police have a murder suspect in custody after he barricaded himself inside a Gentilly home on Wednesday afternoon. According to the New Orleans Police Department, officers surrounded a home on Lavender Street near Franklin Avenue after the suspect, along with a group of other people, ran into the home. Police first reported the standoff around 4:20 p.m. after a report of a stolen car seen in the area.
A woman was found dead after a fire engulfed a homeless camp in Oregon City early Wednesday morning. According to the Oregon City Police Department, an officer on patrol saw a fire at the camp near the Abernathy Bridge just after 2 a.m.
A Houston police officer was taken to the hospital after she was involved in a wreck in northeast Houston. The crash happened at Homestead and Tidwell around 7:30 p.m. Wednesday evening. Officials say the officers were headed to a call, driving eastbound on Tidwell in the rain with lights and sirens. When they approached the intersection, authorities say they slowed down and were T-boned by a car.3 month ago
A Houston police officer was taken to the hospital after she was involved in a wreck in northeast Houston. The crash happened at Homestead and Tidwell around 7:30 p.m. Wednesday evening. Officials say the officers were headed to a call, driving eastbound on Tidwell in the rain with lights and sirens. When they approached the intersection, authorities say they slowed down and were T-boned by a car.
Dallas: Police on scene SB Central at Lovers working a multi car crash that has SB Central closed.3 month ago
Dallas: Police on scene SB Central at Lovers working a multi car crash that has SB Central closed.
China signs $37 billion deal to buy 300 Boeing planes
Los Angeles: A suspect involved in a no-hit shooting ran into a supermarket in Cheviot Hills Wednesday and refused to surrender. Police responded about 5:20 p.m. to the scene in the 9800 block of National Boulevard, near Manning Avenue, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.
Fargo: police arrested a Moorhead man early Wednesday, Nov. 8, after he allegedly nearly ran over a police officer who responded to a call about a fight. According to a report released by Fargo police: The incident began about 3:20 a.m. when police were called to south Fargo for a report of a disturbance and possible fight.
Santa Fe: Police dash cam video shows officers arresting passenger Albert Larranaga and Dorothy Montoya Saturday morning shortly after midnight. Their children, ages 8 and 9, were in the car at the time. No one was injured, according to a police report.
White House @PressSec Sanders says "It was at the Chinese insistence that there were no questions today."
President Xi called his US counterpart Trump's state visit to China a "successful and historic" one at a joint press conference in Beijing
He massive damage to the front end of a car involved in a fatal crash in Buxton shows the severity of the impact. The car crashed around 6 p.m. on Tuesday along Narragansett Trail near Boynton Road3 month ago
He massive damage to the front end of a car involved in a fatal crash in Buxton shows the severity of the impact. The car crashed around 6 p.m. on Tuesday along Narragansett Trail near Boynton Road
US President Trump urges Chinese leader Xi to act fast to help resolve the North Korean nuclear crisis, warning that "time is quickly running out"
China will never close its doors and will maintain opening-up as a long term commitment; US businesses are welcome to participate in Beltand road projects: Xi
Trump hails "great chemistry" with Chinese leader Xi. Says they can find solutions to trade disputes and the North Korean crisis
Trump urges Russian help in 'potentially tragic' North Korea crisis
Mobile: Police confirm a 19-year-old man was found dead in Toulminville Wednesday.
MPD Police Chief Battiste told NBC 15 one of the young man’s brothers came home on Eoline Street and found the man lying on the floor in a pool of blood.3 month ago
Mobile: Police confirm a 19-year-old man was found dead in Toulminville Wednesday. MPD Police Chief Battiste told NBC 15 one of the young man’s brothers came home on Eoline Street and found the man lying on the floor in a pool of blood.
The two countries signed business deals worth of $253.5 bln during Trump’s visit to China, which shows the vast potential and the win-win nature of China-US economic relations: Xi
A Putnam County man faces charges after allegedly fleeing from police on a stolen motorcycle before crashing on Interstate 79 north, injuring both himself and a woman riding with him, court records show.
Xi: China-US business communities a strong driving force for economic relations
Trump tells China: 'We must act fast' on North Korea
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[email protected]: "Our work is already taking hold. The stock market in the US is at an all-time high, adding already $5.5 trillion in new wealth since theNovember 8th election. Unemployment is at a 17-year low."
Trump says China trade surplus unfair, but 'I don't blame China'
Chinese President Xi Jinping and @POTUS Donald Trump attend closing ceremony of dialogue between businessmen from China and the US
Jackson police have identified a man whose remains were found in August in a house on Greenwood Avenue. Residents who had recently purchased the home in the 2800 block of Greenwood Avenue found the body Aug. 31, which was wrapped in a tarp, police said.
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[email protected] on @POTUS: "The only thing he's obsessed with succeeding for the nation and I see that first hand every single day." @IngrahamAngle
We're learning more about the officer-involved shooting that sent an off-duty cop and two teens to the hospital. The West Valley City officer was shot once and is home recovering. The teens are in custody but still at the hospital. Shots were fired Tuesday night at an apartment complex on 3300 south in West Valley City, and residents who heard the shots are now on edge.
Cheyenne police are responding to reports of a wreck downtown on the Warren portion of the viaduct. We'll have an update soon.
Justice Dept. says it has made no decision on ATandT-Time Warner deal, and conversations are ongoing - Reuters
16-year-old charged with 3 counts of aggravated murder following a triple homicide near Lookingglass, Ore.3 month ago
16-year-old charged with 3 counts of aggravated murder following a triple homicide near Lookingglass, Ore.
At&T CEO says 'i have never offered to sell CNN and have no intention of doing so': Dow Jones
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan: The families of our POWs and MIAs are heroes in their own right.
Twitter has verified the organizer of the Charlottesville Unite the Right white supremacist rally
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DHS nominee says she believes climate change exists, but cannot determine whether humans are the primary cause.
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Sen Rand Paul R-KY reports on the extent of his injuries in neighbor dispute
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Democrats say they will only offer 10-12 more amendments in committee to the tax bill; then want to see GOP plan
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@RandPaul: I appreciate all of the support from everyone. A medical update: final report indicates six broken ribs and new X-ray shows a pleural effusion
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Ways and Means Dems are convinced the GOP will drop a big manager's amendment on tax reform, and approve it Thursday
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Stockton, California shooting at N/A: no casualities
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Modesto, California shooting at 4000 Fara Biundo Dr: 1 injured
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San Diego, California shooting at 5319 Orange Ave: no casualities
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan: Welcomed my friend @BorisJohnson back to the Capitol today for a productive discussion about cracking down on all aspects of Iran's destabilizing behavior.
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Lavrov on Putin-Trump meeting: Putin is ready to meet with Trump, our protocol services are in constant contact.
Four charged with murder of two 16-year-old girls in Winchester, Ky.
Larry Lindsey on tax reform: Republicans have to pass it for their own political survival.3 month ago
Larry Lindsey on tax reform: "Republicans have to pass it for their own political survival."
Former advisor to President Trump, Carl Icahn, has been subpoenaed by the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of New York, NBC News confirms
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RNC Chair: 'The Greatest Enthusiasm in Our Party Right Now Is for President Trump'
Rep. Jim Bridenstine, President Trump's controversial nominee to head NASA, moves to a full Senate vote
Only 37% of Americans have a favorable opinion of Democrats, down from 44% in March of this year
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Extra officers will be at Payette High School today (Wednesday) after a threat was made for a possible shooting.
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Pueblo, Colorado shooting at 1400 block of Cypress Street: 1 injured
House intel committee has withdrawn Devin Nunes' subpoena for Fusion GPS cofounder Glenn Simpson, per Fusion counsel Josh Levy. Simpson will appear before the committee voluntarily next week
1 of 3 inmates who escaped from Macon County, Tenn., jail in police custody
One year after his election, Donald Trump is 17 points underwater, 38-55%.
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[email protected]: Congratulations to all of the ”DEPLORABLES” and the millions of people who gave us a MASSIVE (304-227) Electoral College landslide victory!
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Sheriff: 16-year-old arrested, charged after 3 people found dead near Lookingglass, Ore.
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U.S. coast guard and BSEE responding to fire on shell Enchilada oil platform in Gulf of Mexico. Oil production shut. Sheen spotted: coast guard statement
[email protected] on VA gubernatorial election: "This was a rejection, not only of President Trump but of the policies that he and the Republican Party seem to be adopting."
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Racine, Wisconsin shooting at 1200 block of Geneva Street: 1 injured
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Memphis, Tennessee shooting at Annie St: 1 killed, 1 injured
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Chicago, Illinois shooting at 8100 S Colfax Ave: 1 killed
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Chicago, Illinois shooting at 5800 W Roosevelt Rd: 1 injured
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Lake Charles, Louisiana shooting at Mill Street and Ryan Street: 1 killed
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Pine Bluff, Arkansas shooting at 1700 block of West 29th Ave: 1 killed
Feinstein and 22 other senators have introduced an assault weapons ban in the wake of the Texas shooting: "To my colleagues in Congress, I say do your job."
Mattis asks Pentagon Inspector General to investigate if Air Force turned over Texas church shooter's assault convictions to national crime database. Also asking IG for broader look at other cases and how military transmits criminal history to feds.
Sen. Chris Coons wants Sessions to provide info on the ‘forced resignation’ of U.S. Attorney Dana Boente, says he’s troubled by the timing being so close to the Mueller indictments.3 month ago
Sen. Chris Coons wants Sessions to provide info on the ‘forced resignation’ of U.S. Attorney Dana Boente, says he’s troubled by the timing being so close to the Mueller indictments.
Jens Stoltenberg: Good to welcome US Secretary Defence Mattis back to NATO, which he calls his second home, and SecDef Williamson on his first meeting here at HQ
Also with @VP to Texas is @RepCuellar. He told @JaxAlemany before departing that the 2nd Amendment is very strong and will remain very strong in his District which includes Sutherland Springs.
The GOP tax plan would add $1.7 trillion to the deficit over the next decade, according to new review by Congressional Budget Office.
VP and Mrs Pence arrive @JBA_NAFW to board Air Force Two to visit grieving families in Sutherland Springs, TX. Atty Gen Sessions accompanying.3 month ago
VP and Mrs Pence arrive @JBA_NAFW to board Air Force Two to visit grieving families in Sutherland Springs, TX. Atty Gen Sessions accompanying.
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Greensboro, North Carolina shooting at Spencer St: no casualities
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Greenville, North Carolina shooting at 200 Block of Eastern St: no casualities
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Boston, Massachusetts shooting at 5 Lorenzo St: no casualities
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Boston, Massachusetts shooting at 105 Archdale Rd: 1 injured
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Pensacola, Florida shooting at N/A: 1 killed
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Muncie, Indiana shooting at N/A: no casualities
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North Charleston, South Carolina shooting at 4936 Centre Pointe Dr: no casualities
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Springfield, Illinois shooting at MacArthur Blvd and Edwards St: 1 injured
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Morganton, North Carolina shooting at Gold Mine Rd: 1 killed
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Stuart, Florida shooting at 4700 Block of SE Salvatori Ave: no casualities
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Vero Beach, Florida shooting at 1659 94th Dr: no casualities
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Fort Myers, Florida shooting at 2635 Cortez Blvd: no casualities
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Beaufort, South Carolina shooting at N/A: no casualities
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Forest Park, Georgia shooting at N/A: 1 killed, 2 injured
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Nashville, Tennessee shooting at 100 Pennington Ave: 1 injured
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Lauderdale (county), Alabama shooting at Elgin Crossroads: 1 injured
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Phenix City, Alabama shooting at South Railroad Street: 1 killed
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Birmingham, Alabama shooting at 12th St SW: 1 killed
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Birmingham, Alabama shooting at 12th St SW: 1 killed
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U.S. first lady says 'honored' by welcome in Korea
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"I disavow any form of violence, whether that's anti-Semitic, white supremacist, any kind of radicalization," per @DHSgov nominee Nielsen "We cannot tolerate it"
@SenGaryPeters brings up Charlottesville Peters:  Do you agree with the president's commentsnamely that there were some fine people on both sides? Nielsen: All I can say is what I believe and what I would do should I be confirmed3 month ago
@SenGaryPeters brings up Charlottesville Peters: "Do you agree with the president's commentsnamely that there were some fine people on both sides?" Nielsen: "All I can say is what I believe and what I would do should I be confirmed"
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"I would definitely tell the president if a particular policy violated any laws of our country," per @DHSgov nominee Nielsen
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DHS nominee Kristjen Nielsen asked by @SenatorHeitkamp what she will do if @WhitHouse calls for illegal actions: "I fully intend in all cases and in all ways at all times to fully comply with all laws," per Nielsen
@DHSgov nominee Kirstjen Nielsen promises to evaluating department's countering violent extremism program and report to lawmakers in 90 days if confirmed CVE policy3 month ago
@DHSgov nominee Kirstjen Nielsen promises to evaluating department's countering violent extremism program and report to lawmakers in 90 days if confirmed CVE policy
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On port security, "we just need to evolve with the times" per DHS nominee Nielsen "We need the best and brightest in terms of personnel and technology"
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"There is no need for a wall from sea-to-shining sea," affirms @DHSgov nominee Nielsen-advocates talking to officials on the ground "to understand where we need some sort of physical barrier"
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U.S. efforts for talks with North Korea 'discouraging': official
[email protected] to GOP: "You want to pass this tax bill? You want to hurt the suburbs? Make our day."
Rep. Al Green has announced that he'll force a vote on impeaching Trump before Christmas.
[email protected]: Last night's elections were a "giant stop sign" for GOP on their tax bill.
Maine Gov. LePage: My administration will not implement Medicaid expansion until it has been fully funded by the Legislature.3 month ago
Maine Gov. LePage: "My administration will not implement Medicaid expansion until it has been fully funded by the Legislature."
@RepAdamSchiff: There is absolutely no doubt: President Trump is the worst president in modern history. And each day, he works on eliminating "modern" from that description.
One of the leading companies that wants this tax break is ATandT, Schumer says, noting ATandT's tax rate is 8%, and they've laid people off.3 month ago
"One of the leading companies that wants this tax break is ATandT," Schumer says, noting ATandT's tax rate is 8%, and they've laid people off.
@RepAdamSchiff: I haven't even gotten to the President's foreign policy. Cozying up to dictators, threatening war via tweet, hollowing out our State Department
.@SenSchumer on GOP tax bill: Every claim they are making for this bill is getting whittled away.3 month ago
[email protected] on GOP tax bill: "Every claim they are making for this bill is getting whittled away."
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@RepAdamSchiff: Without checking with the Pentagon, @POTUS banned trans soldiers from serving our country. It was ugly, wrong, and unconstitutional.
@RepAdamSchiff: Trump has repeatedly tried to intervene in our justice system, and denigrated judges who rule against him as illegitimate or “so-called” judges.
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@RepAdamSchiff: Trump refuses to acknowledge Russia’s attack on our democracy, and fired FBI Director James Comey because of "this Russia thing."
@DHSgov sec nominee Nielsen says agrees with fmr Sec. Kelly it is unlikely US will build wall "from sea to shining sea". "Yes, Ma'm" she tells @clairecmc
@RepAdamSchiff: Trump said he would discontinue payments to health insurance companies, raising rates for consumers, actively undermining the Affordable Care Act.
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@RepAdamSchiff: @POTUS withdrew from the Paris Accords, forever damaging our planet and our standing in the world. Climate change is real, and we must act.
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[email protected]: After the white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, @POTUS found fault on "many sides." There were not "many sides," just right and wrong.
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@RepAdamSchiff: Trump unilaterally rescinded DACA without any replacement. Hundreds of thousands of DREAMers stand to lose everything. He doesn't care.
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@RepAdamSchiff: Then @POTUS Trump demonized a free and fair press, laying groundwork to discredit any negative stories. He even threatened network licenses.
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"The threats we face are too many and too many for one entity to address them alone," per @DHSgov nominee Nielsen
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@RepAdamSchiff: In his first week of office, @POTUS signed the MuslimBan, banning people from entering our country based on their faith.
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"The scope and pace of cyber attacks against our federal networks and the control systemscontinually increasing with attacks growing ever more complex" Nielsen tells Senate Homeland Security Comm
[email protected]: Almost immediately after the election, the President-elect falsely claimed to have won the popular vote and said that millions of illegal immigrants voted.