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CNBCMarch 23, 2017 President Donald Trump “would not accept the premise” that his unsubstantiated or misleading claims could risk hurting his credibility, according to a Time Interview published Thursday. “Hey, look. I can’t be doing so badly, because I’m president and you’re not,” he told the magazine in an article titled, “Can President Trump Handle the Truth?” The […]…
03.24 / 10:31
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Four days of “intensive” discussions between the Trump administration and senior Israeli officials in Washington have ended without an agreement on a settlement construction policy. The White House expressed President Donald Trump’s concerns about the Israeli settlement activity and the Israeli delegation agreed to take those concerns into consideration, according to a joint statement issued [R…
03.24 / 10:31
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I was recently told by an Asian friend of mine who is working in Paris: Lately I stopped following almost all that is happening politically in the United States, in the UK and even here in France. It all feels suddenly so irrelevant, a waste of time. Statements like this would be unimaginable only one…
03.24 / 10:31
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Devin Nunes just set the cat down among the pigeons. Two days after FBI Director James Comey assured us there was no truth to President Trump’s tweet about being wiretapped by Barack Obama, the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee said Trump may have had more than just a small point. The U.S. intelligence community, […
03.24 / 10:31
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People can now “chat” with Anne Frank through a computer-generated bot. The Anne Frank House in Amsterdam and Facebook have partnered on the bot, which was released at the museum Tuesday by Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands in honor of International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, the Anne Frank House said in a [&#…
03.24 / 10:31
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How does a galaxy like our own Milky Way form? Until now there’s been a lot of inferring involved in answering that question. The basic story is that gas collects toward the center of roughly spherical “halos” of matter. The gas then cools, condenses, fragments and eventually collapses to form stars…
03.24 / 10:31
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03.24 / 10:29
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MIAMI (AP) — A trial on U.S. drug trafficking charges has been delayed a month for a former Haitian coup leader and recent senator-elect in that c…
03.24 / 10:17
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President Donald Trump says he plans to crack down on illegal…
03.24 / 10:17
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MIAMI (AP) — A trial on U.S. drug trafficking charges has been delayed a month for a former Haitian coup leader and recent senator-elect in &…
03.24 / 10:13
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Las Vegas compares favorably to other large U.S. cities when it comes to overall satisfaction. The national average is 45 percent satisfied compared to our 70 percent…
03.24 / 10:04
lasvegassun.com
Tom Pepin's effort to arrange a property swap has hit a…
03.24 / 10:04
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  Lane closures are in effect through March 30 along Interstate 279/​Parkway North as road crews prepare for a two-year, $87.9 million project to upgrade the highway. Crews with Trumbull Corp. are creating emergency pull-offs and crossover areas in both directions on the highway. Closures are in each direction between the Fort Duquesne Bridge and just north of the Camp Horne Road interchange, according to the following schedule: ▪ Southbound (inbound) – L…
03.24 / 10:03
post-gazette.com
The unidentified suspect, who was quickly singled out by investigators, was likely known by the victims, Sacramento police Sgt. Bryce Heinlein…
03.24 / 10:02
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One jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket worth $600,000 from the Wednesday drawing was sold at T & J Petroleum, 489 Pottsville Saint Clair Highway, Pottsville, Schuylkill County. The ticket correctly matched all five balls drawn, 17-21-27-37-43, to win $600,000, less applicable tax withholding. The retailer earns a $5,000 bonus for selling this winning ticket. Prizes must be claimed and tickets validated before winners can be identified. Cash 5 winners have one year from the…
03.24 / 09:40
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WEST CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Twelve jurors have been selected in the trial of an anti-government survivalist charged in the 2014 ambush slaying of a Pennsylvania State Police trooper. Prosecutors and defense attorneys picked three jurors Thursday to complete the main panel and still have six alternates to select. The jury will weigh capital murder charges against 33-year-old Eric Frein (freen). read m…
03.24 / 09:40
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Pleasant Valley School Distict will have a new superintendent beginning Aug 1. On Thursday, the board voted unanimously to hire David Piperato to take replace Carole Geary, who is retiing July 31. Piperato, the principal of Emmaus High School in the East Penn School District, said, “I am looking forward to joining Pleasant Valley.” “I value the relationship here between the board and district. July can’t come fast enough. On a scale of one to 10, I am a 15," he…
03.24 / 09:40
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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Jurors in former Penn State president Graham Spanier's child endangerment case are preparing to resume their discussions after failing to reach a verdict over six hours. The panel of seven women and five men are scheduled to restart their closed-door talks Friday morning at a courthouse in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Spanier is accused of conspiracy and two counts of endangerment for his handling of complaints about former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky more t…
03.24 / 09:40
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“Terrorists will not defeat us,” Home Secretary Amber Rudd told the crowd as candles were lit at a vigil in London’s Trafalgar Square this evening in honor of the people killed and injured in yesterday’s deadly terrorist attack. At first three people were killed in the attack — a police officer, a prep school administrator […] The post Londoners honor terror attack victims with candlelight vigil in Trafalgar Square appeared first on ABC 36…
03.24 / 09:38
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The General Services Administration (GSA) announced today that President Donald Trump‘s lease of a luxury hotel from the government in Washington, D.C. — which raised eyebrows among some ethics watchdogs — is in good standing. The lease of the Old Post Office property prohibits government officials from profiting from the agreement. In a letter released […] The post Trump Hotel in DC not in violation of government lease, GSA says appeared first on ABC 36…
03.24 / 09:38
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