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White House Defends Jackson, Quotes ObamaHours after President Trump said he would understand if Veterans Affairs nominee Ronny Jackson bowed out, the administration made it clear it was going to continue supporting the White House physician—and even used Barack Obama to defend him. The White House released years of performance reviews, including one in...
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In this image released by the Metro Nashville Police Department, Travis Reinking poses for a booking photo on Monday, April 23, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. The mentally unstable gunman suspected of killing four people in a late-night shooting at a Waffle House restaurant was arrested near his apartment Monday after hiding from police for more than a day, authorities said. (Metro Nashville Police Department via AP)
Waffle House suspect's ex-bosses asked FBI to keep, help himThe co-owner of a Colorado crane company where the suspect in a deadly weekend shooting at a Nashville restaurant once worked says she had urged federal officials to keep him in custody after he was arrested at the White House last year
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OSU student sets fire, jumps from 5th floor dorm windowOregon State University authorities say a student experiencing a mental health crisis set a fire in his dorm room before jumping from the fifth floor window
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'Incredible' Melania Wins Praise for Trump's First State Dinner"To America's absolutely incredible first lady, thank you for making this an evening we will always cherish and remember," President Trump said at his first White House state dinner Tuesday night—and he was far from the only one praising Melania Trump. The first lady, who wore a silver Chanel...
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Bear Scare: Florida family gets 12-hour visit at their homeA young black bear that spent roughly 12 hours roaming around a Florida family's home had raided their garbage can and approached the front porch while standing on its hind legs
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World's largest sea turtles seen in South Carolina watersOfficials say leatherback sea turtles, which are the world's largest turtles, have appeared in South Carolina waters
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Police: 4 teen suspects arrested in teacher's carjackingBaltimore County Police say all of the juvenile suspects allegedly involved in the carjacking of a pregnant teacher have been arrested
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Professor Who Insulted Barbara Bush Won't Be FiredThe conduct of a tenured professor who called Barbara Bush a "witch" and an "amazing racist" was "insensitive, inappropriate, and an embarrassment to the university," Fresno State president Joseph Castro said in a statement Tuesday. But he added that since Randa Jarrar was acting in a private capacity, her tweets...
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In this Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, photo, January's schedule for Andrea Chancey's daily personal care assistant hangs on the kitchen wall, in Biloxi, Miss. Chancey's parents were killed when the transcontinental train the family was on, tumbled off a bridge into a south Alabama bayou, in 1993. Chancey says she relives the experience every time Amtrak has another accident. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
AP Exclusive: '93 Amtrak crash survivor relives each new oneA string of crashes involving Amtrak trains is rekindling memories for survivors of the passenger service's deadliest accident ever
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Dallas Police look for a suspect in the shooting of two police officers and a civilian Tuesday, April, 24,2018. Police are near ExtraSpace Storage, south of The Home Depot. Officer in the foreground is behind the Key-Whitman Eye Center on Central Expressway. (Ron Baselice/The Dallas Morning News via AP)
Man in custody after 2 Dallas officers, store employee shotAuthorities say two Dallas police officers were escorting a man from a home improvement store when he shot them and a store employee
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This undated photo provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice shows Erick Davila. Attorneys for the Texas death row inmate want the U.S. Supreme Court to halt his scheduled execution this week for the shooting deaths of a 5-year-old girl and her grandmother during a birthday party 10 years ago outside a Fort Worth apartment. The former Fort Worth street gang member is set for lethal injection Wednesday, April 25, 2018. (Texas Department of Criminal Justice via AP)
Fort Worth gang member to die for killing girl, grandmotherAttorneys for a condemned Texas prisoner are asking the US Supreme Court to halt his execution for killing a young girl and her grandmother in 2008
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Museum gets sailor's account of Revolutionary War escapadesA manuscript detailing a New York man's experiences as a teenage prisoner of the British during the Revolutionary War has been donated to the Museum of the American Revolution
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