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Woman dead after shootout with officers

Woman dead after shootout with officers

A northwest Georgia woman is dead after police say she shot it out with officers following a high-speed chase. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation identifies the dead person as 55-year-old ...

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Majority say US should not withdraw from Iran nuclear agreement

Majority say US should not withdraw from Iran nuclear agreement

Almost two-thirds of Americans — 63% — believe that the US should not withdraw from the agreement made with Iran to prevent the country from developing nuclear weapons. Only 29% ...

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Trump vents over Russia probe, teases ‘unrevealed Conflicts of Interest’ among investigators

Trump vents over Russia probe, teases ‘unrevealed Conflicts of Interest’ among investigators

After a Twitter-free weekend, President Trump unleashed a tweetstorm this morning, taking aim at special counsel Robert Mueller with “just wait ‘till the Courts get to see your unrevealed Conflicts ...

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California teen charged with recruiting classmates for drug smuggling operation

California teen charged with recruiting classmates for drug smuggling operation

A California high school student was charged on Monday after he allegedly recruited classmates into a drug and human smuggling ring, authorities said. Phillip Junior Webb, 18, was arraigned Monday ...

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Oliver North to head the NRA

Oliver North to head the NRA

Oliver North, a retired Marine officer who was a key figure in the Iran-Contra affair during the Reagan presidency, will become the next head of the National Rifle Association, according ...

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More than 50,000 UC workers prepare to go on strike, citing income disparity

More than 50,000 UC workers prepare to go on strike, citing income disparity

Tens of thousands of service workers, nurses and technical workers at the University of California plan to go on strike Monday for three days to fight against growing income disparity ...

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Sanders: Trump has lied more than 3,000 times

Sanders: Trump has lied more than 3,000 times

Bernie Sanders has tweeted that: “Donald Trump has lied more than 3,000 times since taking office but Republicans refuse to say Trump is a liar. What’s going on?”  

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The woman who watched 300 executions in Texas

The woman who watched 300 executions in Texas

Texas has executed far more people than any other US state, and one former employee of the state has watched hundreds of executions unfold. She speaks to Ben Dirs about ...

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Jeff Sessions vows to break up immigrant families crossing border illegally

Jeff Sessions vows to break up immigrant families crossing border illegally

In stark terms, Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Monday warned families from Central America and elsewhere that they will be broken up if parents try to sneak their children into ...

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Hawaii volcano destroys dozens of homes

Hawaii volcano destroys dozens of homes

The eruption of the Kilauea volcano in Hawaii has destroyed a total of 35 structures – mostly homes – and is threatening hundreds more. Nearly 2,000 people have so far ...

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