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Student plans violent attack Md. high school, police say

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The Frederick County Sheriff's Office began investigating on March 23, when a concerned parent told Catoctin High School officials about a possible threat of violence to the school by a student. An eighteen-year-old girl will face charges for having a stockpile of weapons and explosive materials that she meant to use for a school shooting event. Read More »

Ignore The Blame Game: Repealing Obamacare Isn't Dead Among Republicans

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Further, groups opposed to AHCA but adamant about repealing Obamacare are offering a plan b. The Trump administration has already begun using its regulatory authority to water down less prominent aspects of the 2010 healthcare law. Thousands of American workers and their spouses have had their health coverage canceled because of Obamacare. Priebus did not answer directly regarding Trump's choice, saying that fixes to the health law will have to come legislatively and he wants to ensure ... Read More »

Severe weather possible in Mississippi

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When severe weather strikes, it's important to have a plan in place that will help keep you and your family safe. The National Weather Service is asking anyone who witnessed any weather or related damages to report it through its website at http://www.weather.gov/iln/ or by calling 937-383-0031. Read More »

Police name suspect in fire that killed 2 in Baltimore

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The only victim remaining in the hospital is a 20-year-old woman, who remains in critical condition. Police say one of the six victims jumped from the third level of the home and has life-threatening injuries. The ATF added $10,000 to the reward at a news conference at police headquarters Sunday afternoon. People can also contact the Baltimore Police Department by texting tips to 443-902-4824 or using the Baltimore Police app. Read More »

Rocks, Bible thrown through windows of mosque

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At about 4:00am local time on Sunday, a man did " quite a bit of damage " to the Islamic Center of Fort Collins, the center said on its Facebook page . "An attack on a house of worship, any house of worship, is an attack on all houses of worship". AboEllail said he reviewed the center's security footage and identified a man whom he estimated to be in his mid-20s. Read More »

GOP Rep Quits Freedom Caucus After AHCA Failure

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Dave Brat, R-Va., said Trump got bad advice "from some in leadership who said that some of us should not even exist up here". Brat said that could be done "in short order". Multiple outlets reported Wednesday that two Koch brothers-funded groups, Americans for Prosperity and Freedom Partners, had established a "seven-figure" fund to support Republicans who vote against the bill. Read More »

Immigration agent shoots, hurts man in Chicago during arrest

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Shortly afterward, police swarmed the neighborhood, and an ambulance arrived on the scene. According to ICE, Homeland Security Investigations agents were trying to make the arrest when another individual pointed a weapon toward agents. The Tribune reports that sources said the wounded 53-year-old man is the father of the person who was targeted for arrest by ICE. "Due to this ongoing review, no further details will be released at this time", the spokesman said. Read More »

Attorney General Sessions Speaks Out Against 'Sanctuary Cities'

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Sessions said his department is preparing to dole out more than $4 billion in funds this year, but will try prevent any of it from going to sanctuaries. "We have simply got to end this policy", Sessions said. "Until the Department of Justice issues legal guidance confirming the constitutionality of current detainers, sheriffs will remain exposed to legal and ethical ramifications", Jonathan Thompson, executive director of the association, said last week. Read More »

Investor flips Trump childhood home for 50 percent profit

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He sold the home, previously owned by a couple who reportedly bought it in 2008 for $782,500, last week to another investor for a cool $2.14 million. A bedroom in Donald Trump's childhood home , in the Jamaica Estates neighborhood of Queens, New York. The 2,500-square-foot home was built in 1940 and has five bedrooms, four full baths, a formal dining room, eat-in kitchen, and a finished basement, CNN reported . Read More »

Indians in USA raise $100000 for Kansas shooting hero Ian Grillot

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Grillot just didn't stand there; rather, he showed the highest form of bravery by trying to save the life of a human being. India-US relations are set to get stronger and there's been a remarkable shift in the bilateral ties, India's envoy to the US Navtej Sarna said as he hailed the contributions of Indian-Americans "in this journey". Read More »

New Arrests Announced In Murder Of 2 High School Students

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The Colorado Springs teens attended Coronado High School. The El Paso County Sheriff's Office (EPSO) released the information on the arrests Saturday around 11:50 a.m. Gustavo, who has a long record of violence, was charged with kidnapping, second-degree assault, third-degree assault, and child abuse charges. Authorities said Diego Chacon, 19, Joseph Arthur Rodriquez, 18, and Marco Antonio Garcia-Bravo, 20, are facing two counts of second-degree kidnapping and first-degree murder charges ... Read More »

Columbia teen, Elizabeth Thomas, still missing

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An Amber Alert has been issued for Elizabeth. In an approximately one-minute video uploaded by Wayne County Now , Thomas is heard teaching her older brother how to sew a flag. In a school report from January, neither "admitted to behaving inappropriately towards the other". Exclusive Video: We have obtained video of missing Maury County teen, Elizabeth Thomas, from the family.Please share this video in hopes that someone recognizes her voice. Read More »

Reince Priebus says it may be time to get Democrats "on board"

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Trump could have given an inaugural address that was more explicitly unifying in tone and he could have invited Chuck Schumer to the White House and said, "Chuck, you're not leaving the room until we agree on an infrastructure package". But many conservatives rejected the bill because they felt it held onto too numerous elements of the ACA. White House chief of staff Reince Priebus also slammed conservatives, saying Trump had felt "disappointed" that a "number of people he thought were ... Read More »

The Vexing Timetable For US Tax Reform

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The White House backed the bill and negotiated with the Freedom Caucus. "It's more complicated. But even more to the point, the president campaigned as a populist against the Democratic and Republican establishments". US President Donald Trump is heading for a too-close-to-call vote on his troubled healthcare bill in the House. How will it impact Trump's agenda in the future? "Anytime you don't have 216 votes, negotiations are not totally over", he told reporters who had surrounded him ... Read More »

Florida Mom Arrested After Making Up Story About Daughter's Kidnapping

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The 29-year-old mother lied to the cops by saying that Nataly was kidnapped by a "bald" man with a "thin build" who drove off with her daughter in the vehicle around 4 p.m. There, a black male who spoke fluent Spanish supposedly offered them a ride home, and he drove them there. Despite her mother's lie, police said they are still desperately searching for Nataly. Read More »

Nunes was on WH grounds day before announcing Trump surveillance info

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Speaking to CNN , Nunes, a member of Trump's transition team, confirmed he was on the White House grounds, which includes buildings such as the Eisenhower Executive Office Building, but was not in the White House itself. The ranking Democrat on the committee, Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., declared Wednesday he has "profound doubt" about the integrity and independence of the committee's probe, and has pushed for an independent commission to look into alleged ties between Trump's team and Russian ... Read More »

Health care setback shouldn't be an excuse to walk away from reform

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Of those who will lose coverage, 32,000 would be children and the disabled. Any of those kinds of issues can affect people at any age that have a health problem. Generally, big cities will have more choices than rural areas where there may not be enough customers to attract insurers. As one can learn from observing better functioning health plans in other developed nations all over the world, single-payer can come in various iterations, often involving private health insurance companies. Read More »

Multiple victims in USA nightclub shooting

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Eight people from the nightclub were admitted to the University of Cincinnati Medical Centre, a spokeswoman said, with one in critical condition . Police still don't have a description of the suspects and Capt. Cops are asking clubgoers, who fled for their lives, to call them. Referring to initial speculation about possible terrorism , Mayor John Cranley said: "What difference does that make to the victims?" They've been terrorized by gun violence. Read More »

Tecumseh police officer shot overnight has died, police report Monday

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Kidney says that man remained hospitalized for his wounds. It started around 11:30 p.m. Sunday night when the officer pulled over a vehicle near Benson Park and Gordon Cooper. The suspect continued to run even after being hit with the officer's taser. The officer remains in critical condition, police said. The man who shot him suffered four gunshot wounds, Kidney said. Read More »

Strong Storms Possible Today

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For the WSFA viewing area we have been placed under a MARGINAL to GENERAL THUNDERSTORM RISK. We clear back out Friday afternoon and Saturday, before yet another storm system impacts us late Sunday into Monday. Rain activity Monday night will spill over into Tuesday. A southwest wind will keep warm and moist air around, so an isolated shower or storm is still possible, especially during the afternoon. Read More »

Deer-chasing Sasquatch blamed for Idaho vehicle crash

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Just as she refocused her eyes on the road, the deer ran in front of her, and she struck it with her Subaru Forester, she told a deputy. She says the Sasquatch was 7 to 8 feet tall and "shaggy". The woman tells authorities she glanced in the mirror to get a second look at the creature when one of the deer ran in front of her auto. The woman reported neck pain as a result of the crash. Read More »

Residents assess damage after downtown Raleigh fire

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The area has become a popular home to young professionals in recent years with condo and apartment buildings popping up frequently. The fire started just after 10 p.m. Sunday to take a bus to the apartments. There are no reports of any injuries. This story will be updated as information becomes available . About 130 firefighters worked to extinguish the flames. Read More »

Cop who killed Ramarley Graham quits after guilty ruling

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On Sunday, Haste "decided to quit the NYPD upon being informed" of the commissioner's verdict and the recommendation that his employment be terminated, the release said. Slater put the blame for Graham's death on Haste, who she characterized as "overzealous" in his attempt to make a gun arrest. Haste testified that he yelled, "Show me your hands!" but Graham instead reached deeper into his trousers and yelled obscenities. Read More »

UCLA men's basketball season comes to bittersweet end

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The point totals for both players were mentioned above, but UCLA's guards struggled to defend Fox and Monk. The Bruins won 31 games. "Lonzo would have that same impact Magic had", Ball said followed by inaudible yelling between Smith and Ball. Read More »