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 2018-05-26 20:30 

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Ireland overwhelmingly votes to overturn abortion ban, reject unborn's right to life...

It's now official: Ireland has overwhelmingly voted to overturn its abortion ban. It was widely predicted, given exit polling data, the vote to reject the......

 2018-05-26 19:59 

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Union leaders upset over Trump executive orders to weed out under-performing federal employees...

President Donald Trump is making it easier to tell federal employees, "You're fired." And union leaders are not happy. What has changed? Trump has issued......

 2018-05-26 17:45 

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Opioid crisis: Enough fentanyl to kill 27 million people seized in Nebraska drug bust...

A drug bust in Nebraska led to the seizure of 118 pounds of fentanyl — enough to kill 27 million people. The fentanyl bust was one......

 2018-05-26 17:11 

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Obama claims his presidency was scandal-free. But here are all of Obama's White House scandals....

President Barack Obama claimed this week that his eight-year administration was free of political scandals. His comments came during a technology conference in Las Vegas.......

 2018-05-26 15:49 

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Homeland Security approves 15,000 additional H-2B visas to bring low-skilled foreign workers to US...

The Department of Homeland Security is providing businesses with an additional 15,000 H-2B visas, according to published reports. The visas allow low-skilled foreign workers into......

 2018-05-26 15:25 

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Meet the two armed citizens who stopped a 'potential mass shooting' at Oklahoma restaurant...

Law enforcement revealed Friday that two armed citizens were responsible for thwarting a "potential mass shooting" at an Oklahoma restaurant — not just one like......

 2018-05-26 14:19 

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Ex-aides allege they were required to become 'personal servants' for Republican congressman...

Rep. Tom Garret (R-Va.) allegedly turned the congressman's staffers into personal servants and gofers, according to statements from multiple former employees, Politico reported. What were......

 2018-05-26 13:50 

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DA makes decision about woman who lied about cop rape. His decision will enrage some....

A Texas district attorney has made a decision about the fate of a black woman who falsely accused a white state trooper of rape — and......

 2018-05-26 13:28 

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A new special counsel to investigate FBI & FISA abuses? Republicans just made a major first step...

More than two dozen congressional Republicans took a major first step to initiating a second special counsel investigation in Washington on Friday, this time into......

 2018-05-26 04:25 

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Exit polls show that voters in Ireland might have just legalized abortion by a landslide...

Irish citizens voted on Friday over whether or not to lift the ban on abortion in the country, and exit polls are showing that the......

 2018-05-26 03:36 

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Publix acquiesces to 'die-in' protests organized by anti-NRA activist David Hogg...

Publix, the grocery store company, has caved to pressure from a protest led by David Hogg that included "die-in" disturbances at their stores. Here's what......

 2018-05-26 03:10 

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WI-Sen: The Republican Party shows they're leaning toward one primary candidate...

In the bid to unseat U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin (D), the opposing party is signaling that they're aligning behind one candidate in the GOP primary.......

 2018-05-26 02:53 

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Rep. Gohmert accuses Mueller of protecting 'radical Islamists his whole career'...

Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) made shocking and outrageous claims against special counsel Robert Mueller, including the accusation that he had protected radical Islamists "his whole......

 2018-05-26 02:08 

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MO-Sen: Here are the ads, for better or for worse...

Come November, it's expected to be a face-off between Attorney General Josh Hawley (R) and sitting Senator Claire McCaskill (D) in Missouri's U.S. Senate race.......

 2018-05-26 00:31 

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Breaking: Giuliani says new information should end Mueller's investigation here's why...

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani said Friday that he will make a request that will lead to the end of the Mueller investigation......

 2018-05-26 00:11 

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MO-Sen: Internal GOP primary campaign polls show McCaskill's vulnerability...

The three top contenders in Missouri's GOP primary for U.S. Senate have all released internal polling touting their individual odds of beating incumbent Sen. Claire......

 2018-05-25 23:01 

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Outrage erupts over Nancy Pelosi's comments about the NFL here's what she said...

Many on the left were outraged after House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) was offered the chance to criticize the NFL's recent decision to punish......

 2018-05-25 22:05 

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Parkland parents accuse disgraced deputy of going easy on sheriff's son in years-old assault...

Former Broward County Deputy Scot Peterson resigned after facing widespread criticism for standing outside Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, while a gunman killed 17 people......

 2018-05-25 21:55 

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Woman who falsely accused 49ers player of domestic violence likely to avoid charges...

The woman who admitted to lying about domestic violence claims against San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster won't likely face charges for making false claims,......

 2018-05-25 21:45 

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News you might have missed: Afternoon links for Friday, May 25...

Japan and Russia may finally be ready to sign a post-World War II peace treaty (The Mainichi) Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said that he......

 2018-05-25 21:35 

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UT-Sen: Did Romney challenger apologize on behalf of Utah for Mitt's remarks about Robert Jeffress?...

When Utah Senate candidate Mitt Romney slammed the Trump administration for letting Pastor Robert Jeffress speak at the opening of the new U.S. Embassy in......

 2018-05-25 21:25 

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NYC mayor castigates mainstream media and 'right-wing' New York Post during bizarre interview...

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio slammed the "harmful" culture of the New York Post during an interview Friday and castigated the mainstream media......

 2018-05-25 21:10 

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'Tired of being fat and ugly?': Sign outside gym ignites controversy, threats of fine from city...

Say what you want about Scott Campbell, owner of a Cross Fit in Pell City, Alabama — but one thing's for sure: He definitely knows......

 2018-05-25 20:31 

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Teen murder suspect's lawyer says 'child' didn't kill cop. Then he turns heat up on dead cop....

Dawnta Anthony Harris, 16, didn't kill Baltimore County Police Officer Amy Caprio. Instead, he simply "drove away from danger," according to his attorneys. Sorry, what? Warren......

 2018-05-25 20:16 

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Steelers player says NFL's new national anthem policy is a form of 'bullying'...

Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Artie Burns had no kind words for the NFL's new national anthem policy that calls for players to stand or the team will......

 2018-05-25 20:01 

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Student with gun walks into science class and opens fire — then the teacher takes him down...

A seventh-grade student opened fire in a classroom at an Indiana middle school Friday morning, injuring two people before being tackled by the teacher and......

 2018-05-25 19:46 

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'God made men and women so they could be attracted to each other,' veteran actor James Caan declares...

Veteran actor James Caan didn't have much to say about sexual harassment allegations against fellow screen icon Morgan Freeman, telling TMZ on Thursday "no comments......

 2018-05-25 19:31 

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PA-Gov: GOP nominee blasts Democratic incumbent, says Tom Wolf wants to undo good from Trump tax cut...

Scott Wagner, the Republican nominee for Pennsylvania governor, is tearing into his incumbent opponent by employing one of President Donald Trump's most popular domestic moves......

 2018-05-25 19:16 

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Child's heartbreaking school assignment goes viral, reveals what kids think of parents' cellphones...

A Louisiana second-grader's school assignment touched the hearts of hundreds of thousands after the child's teacher shared a copy of the assignment on Facebook. The......

 2018-05-25 18:52 

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MS-Sen: 'Radio silence' from candidates less than two weeks from GOP primary...

The Republican primary for Mississippi's Senate race is less than two weeks away, but there has been no fighting, no attack advertisements, and no vitriol......

 2018-05-25 18:27 

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VA-Sen: Controversial Trump supporter leads in GOP primary battle, according to internal poll...

With less than three weeks left until the GOP Senate primary, firebrand Corey Stewart released an internal poll that showed him with a substantial lead......

 2018-05-25 18:00 

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Cal State chancellor said prof who mocked dead Barbara Bush is 'unhinged,' 'disgusting': report...

California State University's chancellor reportedly called leftist professor Randa Jarrar "disgusting" and "unhinged" in response to her disturbing and disrespectful commentary about the late former......

 2018-05-25 16:50 

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GOP rep's campaign takes hit for comments regarding selling homes to gay, transgender people...

Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Calif.) has lost some support in a tough re-election campaign after saying he believes it's OK for a homeowner to refuse to......

 2018-05-25 16:11 

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News you might have missed: Morning links for Friday, May 25...

Trump is deregulating space exploration (Bloomberg) Outer space is no escape from the long arm of bureaucracy. Decades-old restrictions are keeping many space start-ups grounded, while......

 2018-05-25 15:53 

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Trump: North Korea's statement was 'very nice,' summit could still take place—maybe even on June 12...

In a statement to reporters on Friday, President Donald Trump said that his cancelled summit with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un could still take......

 2018-05-25 15:05 

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80-year-old hears noise from his rental house next door and grabs gun. Intruder pays with a bullet....

An 80-year-old Tuolumne, California, man told sheriff's deputies he heard noise and voices coming from his rental house next door — which was supposed to......

 2018-05-25 14:36 

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Man opens fire inside Oklahoma City restaurant, before being killed by an armed citizen...

A suspect opened fire inside an Oklahoma City restaurant Thursday evening, before an armed citizen put an end to the assault by shooting back and......

 2018-05-25 14:06 

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DA investigating woman who lied about being raped by police officer as trooper gets death threats...

Sherita Dixon-Cole, the black woman who lied about a Texas state trooper sexually assaulting her during a Sunday traffic stop, may face charges for making......

 2018-05-25 13:50 

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Troops at US-Mexico border a 'colossal waste,' Border Patrol union leader says...

Border Patrol union leader Brandon Judd was initially supportive of the National Guard deployment to the Mexican border, but now he says it's been a......

 2018-05-25 04:15 

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What do man-babies and Starbucks 'safe spaces' say about America? Mike Rowe explains...

Mike Rowe examined two popular recent stories, the change in policy at Starbucks coffee shops, and a 30-year-old man who refused to leave his parents'......

 2018-05-25 03:44 

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Senate: No more taxpayer dollars spent to defend members of Congress from sexual harassment claims...

Chair of the Senate Rules Committee, Roy Blunt (R-Mo.) and ranking member Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) have announced the upper chamber's passing of a new sexual......

 2018-05-25 02:49 

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Seahawks player calls Trump an 'idiot' over comments after NFL rule on kneeling...

Seattle Seahawks player Doug Baldwin blasted President Trump's comments Thursday about the NFL's new rule punishing players who kneel during the national anthem. Here's the......

 2018-05-25 01:10 

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Following the money: Facebook rolls out new political ad disclosures...

Social media giant Facebook introduced new rules for advertisers on Thursday, and launched a political ad archive for the purpose of increasing transparency by sourcing......

 2018-05-25 00:45 

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Breaking: North Korea responds to Trump cancelling summit here's what they said...

North Korea appeared to want to come back to the negotiating table after President Trump called off the planned summit between himself and North Korean......

 2018-05-25 00:01 

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Congress, OPM expose gross abuse of 'taxpayer funded union time within the federal government'...

GOP lawmakers are echoing concerns from the Office of Personnel Management regarding the abuse of a law that grants paid time off to unionized civil......

 2018-05-24 22:55 

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Breaking: The law just caught up with Harvey Weinstein here's how...

Disgraced Hollywood movie mogul Harvey Weinstein will be arrested Friday over numerous allegations that he sexually harassed and assaulted women. Here's what happened Federal prosecutors......

 2018-05-24 22:29 

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Documents show USA Gymnastics covered for former doctor Larry Nassar during sex abuse investigation...

It's widely known that USA Gymnastics kept information about concerns of its disgraced former doctor, Larry Nassar, but a new report from the Indianapolis Star......

 2018-05-24 22:14 

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Border agent allegedly shoots, kills migrant woman after group of immigrants reportedly attacks him...

A U.S. Customs and Border Protection agent on Wednesday shot and killed a migrant woman in Rio Bravo, Texas, BuzzFeed News reported. What happened? The......

 2018-05-24 21:59 

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NARAL announces it will spend nearly 4 times more in 2018 elections than it did in 2016...

The pro-choice group NARAL has released its plan to elect pro-choice candidates to Congress in the 2018 midterm elections, and it involves millions in advertising.......

 2018-05-24 21:44 

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School explanation for alleged graphic sex assignment differs wildly from what parents, kids claimed...

Findings of a school investigation into a recent incident in which a Pennsylvania teacher reportedly assigned a graphic sex assignment are in, and they differ......

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