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Emmet Flood temporarily appointed counsel to president: White House

42 seconds ago   |   Reuters

The White House said on Thursday that Emmet Flood has temporarily taken on the role of counsel to U.S. President Donald Trump, beginning on Thursday and continuing until Pat...
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Trump administration asks high court to halt climate change case

42 seconds ago   |   Reuters

President Donald Trump's administration on Thursday for a second time asked the U.S. Supreme Court to put the brakes on a lawsuit filed by young activists who have accused the...
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Putin says Washington bears a 'certain responsibility' for Khashoggi

6 minutes ago   |   Politico

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday appeared to hold the United States partially accountable for the case of Washington Post journalist and Saudi critic Jamal...
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U.S. Treasury Secretary Backs Out of Saudi Investment Conference

6 minutes ago   |   Fortune

U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo said he expects Turkish and Saudi Arabian investigations to reveal a "complete picture" of what happened to Jamal Khashoggi, as fallout...
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Republicans Are Running Away From the Economy

Republicans Are Running Away From the Economy

10 minutes ago   |   The New Republic

The U.S. stock market's weeklong decline reversed itself dramatically on Tuesday, producing one of the strongest climbs of the year. A gain driven by strong earnings reports...
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US downgrades Jerusalem diplomatic mission to Palestinians

10 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - The United States on Thursday downgraded the status of its main diplomatic mission to the Palestinians by placing it under the authority of the U.S. Embassy to...
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Mnuchin says he will not attend Saudi investment conference

10 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   3 articles

WASHINGTON - Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says he will not attend an investment conference in Saudi Arabia. Mnuchin made the announcement on his Twitter account , saying...
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U.S. Prisons Reaching Capacity Due To Growing Number Of Immigrants Jailed, Prison Bureau Warns

16 minutes ago   |   Newsweek

The U.S. Bureau of Prisons expressed fears that its low-security correctional facilities could run out of space for inmates due to a rise in convicted immigrants being jailed...
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Werder Bremen Coach Says USA's Josh Sargent Will Join First Team

20 minutes ago   |   SI

It would appear that Werder Bremen has seen all it needs of 18-year-old U.S. forward Josh Sargent at the reserve level.
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Mnuchin says he won't go to Saudi conference amid tension over Khashoggi disappearance

22 minutes ago   |   Politico   |   3 articles

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Thursday he would not attend an investment summit in Saudi Arabia, amid tensions over the disappearance of Washington Post columnist...
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Woman caught on camera running to stranger's door, abandoning 2-year-old boy

Woman caught on camera running to stranger's door, abandoning 2-year-old boy

The woman could be seen running toward the front door of the home while lifting the child in the air by one arm. Read more ...

Ex-USA Gymnastics head accused of tampering with evidence in Larry Nassar case

Ex-USA Gymnastics head accused of tampering with evidence in Larry Nassar case

Former USA Gymnastics president Steve Penny was arrested Wednesday after a Texas grand jury indicted him, alleging he tampered with evidence in the sexual assault investigation... Read more ...

Powerball jackpot soars to $430 million

Powerball jackpot soars to $430 million

No one won the jackpot in Wednesday night's Powerball drawing, bringing the jackpot to $430 million. Read more ...

Trump threatens to deploy military, close border over migrant ‘caravan'

Trump threatens to deploy military, close border over migrant ‘caravan'

President Trump threatened to mobilize the military and even close the border if Mexico fails to stop the thousands of migrants heading toward the United States. “I must, in... Read more ...

Red Sox take 3-1 lead thanks to Benintendi catch and HR that wasn't

Red Sox take 3-1 lead thanks to Benintendi catch and HR that wasn't

HOUSTON - From this point forward, will Red Sox Nation hold a special place in its heart for Country Joe? It will if Alex Cora's guys keep stomping their way through October... Read more ...

Kershaw dominant, Dodgers beat Brewers 5-2, lead NLCS 3-2

Kershaw dominant, Dodgers beat Brewers 5-2, lead NLCS 3-2

The Los Angeles Dodgers moved past the Milwaukee Brewers 5-2 Wednesday, putting them one win away from a return trip to the World Series. Read more ...

Former USA Gymnastics President Arrested For Tampering With Nassar Evidence

Former USA Gymnastics President Arrested For Tampering With Nassar Evidence

Steve Penny was arrested in Tennessee on a warrant from Texas alleging that he destroyed or hid documents related to Larry Nassar's conduct. Penny's is the first arrest of an... Read more ...

Reports: White House Counsel Don McGahn returns to civilian life

Reports: White House Counsel Don McGahn returns to civilian life

Don McGahn is no longer White House counsel, according to reports. Read more ...

Interfering Astros fan goes on the attack against ‘joke' ump

Interfering Astros fan goes on the attack against ‘joke' ump

It might not be a Jeffrey Maier or Steve Bartman situation, but Astros fan Troy Caldwell added another controversial fan interference moment to the MLB playoff lexicon during... Read more ...

Thousands flee East Bay homes due to gas pipeline risk

Thousands flee East Bay homes due to gas pipeline risk

Thousands of people have evacuated their East Bay homes because a natural gas pipeline is at risk in Contra Costa County. Read more ...