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The latest GOP congress in New England files appeals to hold the site

The last remaining Republican Congress in New England filed an appeal Tuesday aimed at regaining the election of his democratic opponents under Maine's new voting system, requesting the court to act quickly as the members of new members of the United States Parliament are approaching. 19659002] A federal referee last week rejected the United States rep. Bruce Poliquins worried about …

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Trump boast of "artistically designed steel plates" of the proposed border wall

President Trump on Tuesday went on Twitter to defend his desired wall along the US-Mexico border, and described it as an aesthetically pleasing structure that would also provide the necessary protection for the country. Funding for the wall – one of the President's important campaign promises – is currently the source of disagreement between Republicans and Democrats in their efforts …

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Penny Marshall, "Laverne & Shirley" star and "The League of Their Own" director, praised as "one of the greats"

The television legend Penny Marshall dies at 75 Penny Marshall, who costarred in the top rated 1970s and 80's sitcom "Laverne and Shirley" before becoming director of hit movies like "Big" and "League of their own , "died on Monday evening in her home from home due to complications from diabetes. Penny Marshall – best known for television's "Laverne & …

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Senate Republicans design short-term agreements to prevent state shutdown

The decision to proceed on a short-term basis has not been completed, says the sources. There are still senators calling on GOP leaders to negotiate a broader deal. A final decision is unlikely to be done until at least Wednesday, said sources and president Donald Trump still have to print on any way forward Senate Democrat leader Chuck Schumer in …

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Criminal justice revises: The unlikely story behind the bill that would not die

Across the room, an unlikely group of allies tried to persuade him to join them. His son-in-law, Jared Kushner – had invited the liberal commentator and former Obama administration official Van Jones and celebrity Kim Kardashian West to the White House for an impromptu meeting. But first Willie Horton. "He was afraid," Jones said of the President. " Jones, a …

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Tornado today in Port Orchard, Washington: Rare twister outside Seattle damages homes – live updates

Rare tornado near Seattle Port Orchard, Wash. – A confirmed tornado touched down near Port Orchard in Kitsap County about 45 miles west of Seattle, according to the National Weather Service in Seattle. The service said it hit shortly before 2 p.m. Local media said several homes were damaged and trees toppled. CBS affiliate KIRO TV in Washington reports the …

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Avoid Ocean "or Risky Death", California officials warn of massive waves

Weather managers in California warned potential beachgoers to stay far from the ocean until at least Thursday due to a river of massive waves as they said can cause "some death". The National Weather Service for the San Francisco Bay Area issued a high surf advisory on Tuesday, saying waves between 15 and 25 feet regularly on the beach until …

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Senate Passes Bipartisan Criminal Justice Bill

Finally, the bill would allow offenders sentenced before a 2010 reduction in the sentencing disparity between crack and powder cocaine to petition for their cases to be re-evaluated. De bepaling kan veranderen de zinnen van meerdere duizend drugs-offenders die langdurige zinnen hebben voor crack-cocaïne overtredingen. That would help many African-American offenders who were disproportionately punished for crack dealing while white …

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George H.W. Bush sponsored a Filipino child with a pseudonym

The 41th President sponsored a 7-year-old boy in the Philippines for ten years using a pseudonym, the ideal that linked them revealed. The Bush family could not comment on the letters, but Jim McGrath, a spokesman for George H. W. Bush's office, confirmed the authenticity of the letters. When the sponsor began, George Sr. write to the boy right away. …

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