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Fox News Pulls Judge Napolitano After England-Trump Wiretap Claim

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A visibly agitated White House press secretary Sean Spicer told reporters that the investigation into Trump's wiretapping accusation was only in its "first chapter" and there was "interesting news" yet to come. President Donald Trump is one frequently teed-off POTUS . However, in this case, he was authorized to confirm that his staff was investigating the swirling claims, but that he wasn't willing to talk about specifics - saying he understood that would be frustrating for Congress. Read More »

NSA Director Agrees It's 'Ridiculous' To Accuse British Of Helping Wiretap Trump

A blogger and former Central Intelligence Agency analyst says he was a source for an uncorroborated claim made on Fox News about supposed spying at Trump Tower - but he says he didn't mean to be. "The credibility here. you say it's not a Kremlin propaganda network, we'll put that to the side". Asked directly if Obama was angered by Trump's claims, Mastromonaco said "I don't know how angry he is". Read More »

Unanswered Questions About The FBI's Russia Investigation

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If mental gymnastics were an Olympic event, yesterday's House Intelligence Committee hearing represented a qualifying round full of strong showings from a large number of competitors both inside and outside the room. "No, I do not, but I would highlight we are a foreign intelligence organization, not a domestic intelligence organization, so it would be fair to say we are probably not the best organization to provide a more complete answer", Rogers replied. Read More »

Dem rep: White House in denial over Trump wiretap claims

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House Select Intelligence Committee, also acknowledged that "there was not a physical wiretap of Trump Tower". Asked if President Trump making "baseless" claims against British security services damaged the close relationship between the two nations, the NSA director said: "I think it clearly frustrates a key ally of ours". Read More »

Suspect in Crookston mail carrier shooting found dead

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When a deputy arrived on scene, he was confronted by a man with a rifle who then shot at the deputy, but hit the patrol vehicle. The deputy called for assistance. The man's body has been taken to the Grand Forks Medical Examiner's office for an autopsy. After a standoff with law enforcement, the man was later found dead outside his home. Read More »

We've Got Issues: Rep. Bergman will vote 'yes' on health care bill

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A $600 million reinsurance bill passed in the Senate by a 37-29 vote on March 15 after almost three hours of debate. Health care experts suggest lowering tax credits for low- and middle-income earners in the state would cause many older adults to buy the least expensive health plans with high deductibles , simply because they can't afford anything else, the AP reports . Read More »

Arnold Schwarzenegger slams President Trump in early morning Twitter video

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But what did you expect? He added, "I mean, who is advising you?" He invited the commander in chief to visit Hart Middle School in Washington D.C.to see the work his After-School All-Stars organization is carrying out. The season's ratings were down almost 42 percent over its seven-week run, in comparison to the last season hosted by Trump. "I loved every second of working with NBC and Mark Burnett", the actor said in a statement. Read More »

Trump betrays the voters on health care

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The independent Congressional Budget Office last week cast doubt on whether the Republican replacement plan will prove to work better than Obamacare, concluding that 24 million Americans will lose their coverage over the next decade if Trump's plan is adopted. Read More »

Woman says she saw missing daughter assaulted on Facebook Live

Detectives were conducting interviews, Guglielmi added. She was last seen wearing a pink sweatshirt and a green jacket, according to a news release. "It's disgusting. Police did not immediately have details on the video. Police said a missing person's report was filed at Austin in November 2016, but she was found a short time later. Read More »

Donald Trump still a big-time slugger (and a hit) in Louisville

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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) appeared earlier on the program, praising Trump as someone "who's going to give us a chance to fix the health-care mess". The Courier-Journal reported that Trump made no references to growing opposition to the health plan from conservatives in Congress and didn't say anything about Comey. Read More »

Trump, critic of Obama's golfing, regularly hits the links

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According to the Los Angeles Times , it's not clear when Napolitano - the network's senior judicial analyst - will return to the air. Johnson said two sources told him that the British intelligence agency GHCQ had been passing information through back channels about the intelligence community's meddling in US politics, even before Thursday's press briefing. Read More »

Colin Farrell reunites with Yorgos Lanthimos for Iran-Contra series at Amazon

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The director and star are attached to Amazon's new television drama series about the Iran-Contra affair, Variety reports. North was National Security Advisor during this time. Although found guilty on several charges following the scandal, his convictions were overturned due to the belief that prejudice may have arisen from his televised testimony. Read More »

Lady Vols fall to Louisville 75-64 in NCAA 2nd round

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Louisville's Mariya Moore scored eight consecutivepoints - shooting 7 of 10 from the field and a flawless 5 of 5 from 3-point range - to give Louisville (29-7) the late momentum swing it needed. Hines-Allen added 14 points and 13 rebounds (12 defensive), which was key down the stretch. Durr started hot, but began to start pressing her shots and the Cardinals went cold. Read More »

Syria Kurds say they will train with Russian forces

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The move by Russian Federation, a longtime ally of President Bashar Assad's regime, is likely to anger Turkey, which considers the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) to be a "terrorist" group. Turkey will not accept a "region of terror" in northern Syria and the ethnic structure of the area should be kept intact, Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus said on Monday, comments that appeared aimed at a Syrian-Kurdish militia. Read More »

Did Trump golf this weekend? The White House won't say

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First, FBI Director James Comey publicly confirmed that the FBI is investigating alleged ties between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation. Trump has played golf at least 10 times since becoming president in late January, despite the fact that he teed off several times at his immediate predecessor Obama for indulging that very same hobby while in office. Read More »

Convoy leads toddler to medical procedure during Pennsylvania snowstorm

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Wolf says speed limits will be reduced to 45 miles per hour on all interstates and expressways east of Interstate 99, which runs vertically through the center of the state, beginning at 10 p.m. The route covered three PennDOT engineering districts so a new set of plow trucks met the group at each district border, Young said. The snow hit hardest in the midstate and northeast, with the Poconos bearing the brunt of the storm. Read More »

Plains Wildfires Claim at Least 7 Lives

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Texas , Oklahoma , Kansas , Colorado , Nebraska and Florida are all reporting wildfires, but the Kansas wildfires have resulted in the most extensive losses. The video, uploaded March 9, shows the view from an airliner of one of the fires in the Oklahoma/Kansas border area. Gusts of up to 68 miles per hour were reported on Monday, she said. Read More »

Trump's fortune drops $1B since a year ago, Forbes says

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Michael Bloomberg came in 10th with a net worth of $47.5 billion. Pharma tycoon Dilip Shanghvi ranks second with a fortune of $16.9 billion. Overall, Tan ranks at No. Now worth an estimated $3.5 billion, according to Forbes , Trump lost a significant amount of wealth due to contractions in the New York City real estate market. Read More »

Teacher Accused Of Kidnapping 15-Year-Old Student

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Devine said despite receiving more than 350 tips, the Bureau hasn't been able to identify possible locations on either Thomas or Cummins since they went missing March 13. Both the Maury County Public Schools and the Maury County Sheriff's Department investigated the incident. Jason Whatley , the Thomas family's attorney, said school officials failed to take immediate action and allowed Cummins and Thomas to remain in touch. Read More »

Stoops: Will wait on Mayfield punishment

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While being questioned by police, Mayfield first walked, then attempted to run away from police. As you know, it's still ongoing, so we won't determine anything until it's been complete. "It's embarrassed him. But he can overcome it and I'm sure he will as he moves forward". He also broke the Football Bowl Subdivision season passing-efficiency record previous year while leading the Sooners to a second consecutive Big 12 title. Read More »

LSU gymnastics learns destination for NCAA Regional

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Pac-12 gymnastics teams are spread out across four different sites. The regional selection is the 10th in a row for co-head coaches Tina Bird and Neil Resnick, having qualified in all 10 years while at the helm. LSU, the Southeastern Conference champion, will enter the regional with a Regional Qualifying Score of 197.865. Also in LSU's regional meet are: No. Read More »

Dems Still Smarting Over Garland Snub on Gorsuch's First Hearing Day

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Gorsuch is expected to be reported favorably by the Republican-led committee. A former law school student of Gorsuch's said the judge once told a class that employers should quiz female job candidates about their plans for having children , implying that women might extract maternity benefits from a company and quit shortly after taking their leave. Read More »

Why You Won't Learn Much From Neil Gorsuch's Confirmation Hearing

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And Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham denied accusations that Republicans had ulterior motives for blocking Garland's nomination. Multiple other Democrats cited the so-called "frozen trucker" case, in which Gorsuch dissented against a man who was sacked for abandoning his truck in sub-zero temperatures when he feared for his health. Read More »

Trump's fortune drops $1B since previous year, Forbes says

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CEO Carl Cook has a net worth of $7.4 billion, Forbes said, placing him 186th on the magazine's annual list of the world's billionaires . The "Oracle of Omaha", Warren Buffett, reclaimed the second spot on the list, after a two-year hiatus, as his net worth rose to $75.6 billion, up from $60.8 billion in 2016. Read More »

How many times has President Donald Trump played golf while in office?

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The White House did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Your afternoon shot of politics, sent straight from the desk of Joshua Miller. Since taking office on January 20, 2017, Mr. Trump has reportedly been on the grounds of his golf courses 11 times since becoming President, and that's as of March 19. Read More »

Large fire burns in downtown Raleigh

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The fire then quickly spread to several other surrounding buildings. Crews sprayed water on the Link Apartments building and the Residences at Quorum Center, both across the street from the fire. Officials say the building was under construction and no injuries were reported. A number of streets remain closed. Sercan Yildiz, who rents an apartment in a nearby building, told the News and Observer that he felt fortunate to have insurance. Read More »

Police Search For Missing 16 Year Old

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She is 5-foot-6-inches tall and weighs 180 pounds. She may have left the state via a Greyhound bus with a bag of packed clothes. Her hair color is now blond and she has blue eyes. Read More »

Flake: Gorsuch To Add Geographic Diversity To Supreme Court

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Gorsuch's confirmation would again give the court five Republican-appointed justices, restoring a majority that had been in place for nearly half a century before the February 2016 death of Justice Antonin Scalia. Wardon, who does not have children, can't remember ever discussing maternity leave specifically with Gorsuch, but says they talked about work-life balance. Read More »