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Police: Teen charged with attempted murder after Troy stabbing

5 hours ago   |   Times Union

TROY - An 18-year-old was arrested Tuesday for allegedly stabbing another man during an altercation on Congress Street earlier this month, police said. Zack Beckner, who...
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Officials back striking Chicago Symphony Orchestra musicians, free concerts planned

6 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - A strike at the Chicago Symphony Orchestra stretched into a second week Tuesday, as the musicians garnered support on the picket line from both artists and members of...
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Supreme Court Disregards Due Process, Allows ICE to Detain Certain Immigrants Indefinitely

8 hours ago   |   Slate

If Congress truly did prescribe the result outlined by the majority, it has trammeled immigrants' constitutional rights.
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NSF hopes Congress will dig it out of a $1 billion budget hole

8 hours ago   |   Science Mag

President's 2020 request would shrink $8-billion agency to where it was in 2012
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Inside Trump's Gitmo, where inmates are aging and funding is scarce

9 hours ago   |   NBC News

In his first broadcast interview, Guantanamo's Rear Adm. John Ring says without funding from Congress, he'll have trouble caring for aging detainees.
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Kirstjen Nielsen on Border Crisis, Need for Congress to Act on 'Special Report'

11 hours ago   |   FOX News

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said the debate over President Trump's declaration of a national emergency at the southern border boils down to "pretty simple...
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Andy Biggs: Democrats 'In Denial' About Border Crisis, Congress Not Helping President Trump

12 hours ago   |   FOX News

Rep. Andy Biggs said Democrats are in "denial" about the crisis at the southern border, and it's putting the American people in danger.
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Pentagon: 4 shipyard projects could be cut because of national emergency order

Pentagon: 4 shipyard projects could be cut because of national emergency order

14 hours ago   |   WMUR

The Pentagon has sent Congress a 20-page list of military projects that could be cut because of President Donald Trump's national emergency order to fund a wall along the...
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White House proposes caps on student loan borrowing

1 day ago   |   NBC News   |   2 articles

The plan says Congress should put a cap on federal student loans to prevent borrowers from taking on unmanageable debt.
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Border wall could siphon aircraft, submarine project money in Pennsylvania

1 day ago   |   The Morning Call

Members of Congress say the Department of Defense tells them that congressionally approved money for four projects in Pennsylvania are at risk of being diverted by the Trump...
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Fairleigh Dickinson comes back for first win in NCAA Tournament

Fairleigh Dickinson comes back for first win in NCAA Tournament

DAYTON, Ohio - Greg Herenda was right. Experience does matter. His team was better prepared three years later for the First Four. Fairleigh Dickinson took an early punch and... Read more ...

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Prosecutors offer plea deal to Patriots owner Robert Kraft in prostitution case

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Raiders sign former Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict

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Want to get a wild horse and $1,000? The government will pay you

Want to get a wild horse and $1,000? The government will pay you

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California Jury Finds Roundup Caused Man's Cancer

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Jerry Lee Lewis transferred to a rehab center after suffering a stroke

Jerry Lee Lewis transferred to a rehab center after suffering a stroke

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Trial begins for former East Pittsburgh officer charged with fatally...

Trial begins for former East Pittsburgh officer charged with fatally shooting 17-year-old

The case of an East Pittsburgh police officer who shot and killed Antwon Rose while the 17-year-old boy ran from a pulled-over car last spring went to trial Tuesday morning. Read more ...

Doc Rivers: Stop the Lakers talk, I'm staying with the Clippers

Doc Rivers: Stop the Lakers talk, I'm staying with the Clippers

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