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Suspicious Package Sent To Handel's Roswell Home, Neighbors

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The affiliate received a package with a white powdery substance inside a clear plastic envelope. On her Facebook page, Handel said that she was "aware that the suspect recently made vile comments about me on social media". The Ossoff campaign told Channel 2 Action News that campaign staff and the Ossoff family have also received multiple threats of violence during this election. Read More »

Donald Trump denounces 'single greatest witch hunt in American history'

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The president's tweets early on Thursday followed a Washington Post report on Wednesday citing unidentified officials that special counsel Robert Mueller was investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice . When asked about a letter he wrote recommending firing Comey, Rosenstein said that Mueller could be looking into the decision-making process for the firing - and he was therefore "not at liberty to talk about that now". Read More »

Ireland's first gay prime minister Leo Varadkar formally elected

Paying tribute to Mr Kenny, Mr Varadkar said: "I have no doubt, only for him, this country as we know it would not be here today. The government I lead will be one of the new European centers as we seek to build a republic of opportunity". Global reaction to the election of Leo Varadkar as Taoiseach has largely focused on his sexuality. Naomi Long said: "Northern Ireland and the Republic have a good relationship and I am confident it will continue under his stewardship". Read More »

What James Comey was thinking when he met with Trump

Why would Trump say that before Comey had a chance to respond to Trump's version of the meetings? Further, Mr. Comey said on May 3 that neither President Trump nor anyone from the White House ever tried to hinder an FBI investigation. Read More »

$60000 reward in search for escaped Georgia inmates

The Madison, Georgia, police department later confirmed that the men had broken into a house and stolen clothing and "discarded their white correctional clothes". Sills agreed with reporters that Dubose will have trouble hiding his prominent tattoos, which include crowns above his eyebrows, a star below his right ear and graffiti-style letters all across his neck. Read More »

Trump tells senators House health bill that he lobbied for is 'mean'

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Senators are seriously considering keeping in place some ObamaCare taxes for longer than the House-passed bill would as they seek to draft healthcare legislation that can pass their chamber with a simple majority. "The information coming from the administration actually creates more uncertainty rather than creating greater certainty", said Brad Wilson, chief executive of Blue Cross Blue Shield North Carolina, which filed a 22.9 percent Obamacare increase for 2018. Read More »

IL congressional office had multiple contacts with gunman

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Clair Deputy Chief Rick Wagner. But it was one marked by tragedy. One foster daughter committed suicide while another died of a drug overdose. James Hodgkinson signed an online petition called "Healthcare for All Americans", which is a classic Bernie Sanders viewpoint. Read More »

Comey Confronted Lynch in Person After Infamous Bill Clinton Tarmac Meeting

You don't have to be a professional therapist to conclude that Gentleman Jim simply loves being in front of the camera. Hmm ... now why in the world would she do a thing like that? Lynch could easily include an investigation into Mr. "So I want to get to the bottom of that, and it should be in Judiciary". And we can surmise that such an order from the attorney general - a friend and political appointee of President Obama - is more damning than anything we know for certain about Trump and ... Read More »

Father says Otto Warmbier 'brutalized and terrorized' in N. Korea

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North Korea released Warmbier six days later. Although the North Korean regime claims that Warmbier's coma is a result of botulism and a sleeping pill, Warmbier's dad, Fred Warmbier , asserted during the press conference at his son's old high school in Wyoming, Ohio , that his son was brutalized and terrorized by his captors. Read More »

Illinois Republican: Shooter Contacted Our Office 10 Times in Past Year

Hodgkinson's Facebook profile featured a cover photo of Sanders, a United States senator from Vermont who lost to Hillary Clinton in his bid to be the Democratic Party's presidential candidate in 2016. "I think it also talks to how close we get with people here in Washington, on both sides of the aisle". They have told reporters that Sanders will not speak to them until later. Read More »

Criminal probe into London's deadly apartment fire

As the commissioner of the London Fire Brigade I was truly anxious for a long time about the safety of the building and my firefighters in there but they were never going to stop until they could physically not get in there anymore. Al Jazeera's Neave Barker, reporting from London , said angry community leaders were demanding answers from authorities. A blog post from Grenfell Action Group in November said "only a catastrophic event" would expose the concerns residents had about the ... Read More »

President Trump Being Investigated For Obstruction

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Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who appointed Mueller , hinted broadly that the special counsel investigation could be looking at Trump during a House committee hearing on Tuesday. Trump said he felt "vindicated" by Comey's testimony. The New York Times also reported the story. Last week, the ranking Democrat on the House intelligence committee, Rep. Read More »

Theresa May orders public inquiry into Grenfell Tower blaze 'tragedy'

The prime minister said the inquiry, an official review of action by public institutions, was needed to ensure "this bad tragedy is properly investigated". The Hello singer made no public announcement of her decision to visit the site, but was spotted by several fans who took to Twitter to praise their idol. Read More »

EU's Brexit Point Man Barnier: 'I Can't Negotiate With Myself'

But May faces a hard balancing act: Divisions over Europe helped sink the premierships of Margaret Thatcher, John Major and David Cameron , and many of her lawmakers and party membership support a sharp break with the EU. Speaking to reporters in Paris late Tuesday, Mrs May sought to dispel those fears, saying "we as Government remain absolutely steadfast" in its commitments to the Northern Irish peace process. Read More »

May criticised for not meeting London fire survivors

More than 200 firefighters worked through the night and parts of the building were still seen as being unsafe. As the heavy black smoke from the fire cleared Thursday, the huge burned-out hulk of Grenfell loomed over London's working-class, multi-ethnic North Kensington neighborhood. Read More »

Federal Reserve again raises key interest rate

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Equities in particular have enjoyed golden days ever since. By using a gradual pace for reducing its bond holdings, the Fed hopes to avoid upsetting financial markets . The US jobless rate fell to a 16-year low last month. Analysts had been split on whether China would follow the Fed again, noting the yuan is in much better shape than a few months ago after authorities' recent moves to flush out depreciation bets against the currency . Read More »

Duchess Kate Visits London Bridge Attack Victims

The Duchess of Cambridge was enjoying some time off, but she's back to her regular duties. The incident, which was followed by the van's occupants going on a stabbing rampage throughout Borough Market, has led to 8 deaths with 48 other people injured, 21 critically. Read More »

Injured In Shooting At Fort Carson Army Post

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One person was injured and a statement from Fort Carson said the victim was in stable condition. According to Fort Carson's verified Facebook page, the shooting was reported on Bad Toelz Road in the center of the Army installation. Earlier Thursday afternoon personnel were ordered to shelter in place during the investigation. Gates to the base were closed to in and outbound traffic while the situation unfolded. Read More »

No local members on GOP's baseball team

Armed with a semi-automatic rifle, the shooter fired at and wounded four people, including Republican congressman and House Majority Whip Steve Scalise . As of Tuesday, that had been the last time a gun was turned on a serving member of Congress. Jeff Flake said he and Rep. Brad Wenstrup, who is a physician, went out to where Scalise was lying to apply pressure to the wound. Read More »

Putin offers Comey 'political asylum' during annual call-in show

His offer came as he said it was "very strange" the ex Federal Bureau of Investigation boss had leaked details of his Presidential meetings likening his actions to those of NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden . The remarks reflected Putin's frustration with the investigations into alleged links between President Donald Trump's campaign and Russian Federation. Read More »

Gunman ID'd in San Francisco UPS Shooting

The gunman who killed three men at a UPS facility in San Francisco and then killed himself has been identified as 38-year-old Jimmy Lam , said a source close to the investigation. UPS CEO David Abney said the company was investigating the circumstances that led to the shooting. "I want to thank our courageous officers of the San Francisco Police Department, and our dedicated employees at 911 and San Francisco General Hospital". Read More »