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Brisk sales boost Powerball jackpot to $535 million - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Brisk sales boost Powerball jackpot to $535 million
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Saturday's Powerball jackpot has surged to $535 million thanks to brisk sales so far across the country, making it the fifth-largest jackpot on record, according to lottery officials.. The jackpot initially rolled to a $510 million annuity value after ...
Saturday's Powerball jackpot now up to a whopping $535MWTSP 10 News
Interested now? Powerball jackpot climbs to $535 millionWalton Sun
Lottery: Powerball jackpot at $535M for Saturday drawingNewsday
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GOP Rep's Instructions To Aides: No 'Unnecessary Conversation' In The Car - TPM

2 hours 32 min ago

TPM

GOP Rep's Instructions To Aides: No 'Unnecessary Conversation' In The Car
TPM
Rep. Todd Rokita's (R-IN) instructions for his handlers have been published by Politico — and they're extensive. One co-author of the eight-page document — which, among many other things, calls for aides to “have a cup of black coffee available” for ...

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Trump Must Apologize for Causing 'Racists to Rejoice,' Romney Says - New York Times

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New York Times

Trump Must Apologize for Causing 'Racists to Rejoice,' Romney Says
New York Times
BRIDGEWATER, N.J. — Mitt Romney, the Republican presidential nominee in 2012, excoriated President Trump for his equivocating response to the violence in Charlottesville, Va., and urged him to apologize or risk subjecting the country to “an unraveling ...
Romney calls on Trump to address the nation, apologize for Charlottesville commentsWashington Post
Romney issues scathing statement: Trump must apologizeThe Hill (blog)
Romney says Trump must 'apologize' for remarks that caused 'racists to rejoice'ABC News
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Three juveniles found dead at home in Prince George's County - Washington Post

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Washington Post

Three juveniles found dead at home in Prince George's County
Washington Post
Prince George's County police are investigating the deaths of three juveniles who were found in a house by a relative at about 7:30 a.m. Friday. The relative discovered all three with “trauma to the body” at the home in a quiet residential neighborhood ...
3 Children Found Dead in Maryland Home; Police InvestigatingNBC New York
3 juveniles found dead in Prince George's County homeWBAL Baltimore
Three children found dead in Clinton homeABC2 News
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Arizona Confederate monument tarred and feathered - USA TODAY

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USA TODAY

Arizona Confederate monument tarred and feathered
USA TODAY
PHOENIX — At least two Confederate monuments in Arizona have been vandalized in recent days, with one of them tarred and feathered. The Arizona Department of Public Safety on Thursday was investigating the vandalism of the Jefferson Davis Highway ...
Confederate monument tarred and feathered in ArizonaSyracuse.com
Someone Tarred and Feathered a Jefferson Davis Monument in ArizonaThe Root
Confederate monument actually gets tarred and feathered: 'Somebody ... put a little thought into it'TheBlaze.com
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NJ solar eclipse 2017: Map, path and cloud forecast for your backyard viewing - NJ.com

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NJ.com

NJ solar eclipse 2017: Map, path and cloud forecast for your backyard viewing
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... ? © OpenStreetMap contributors, © CARTO. UPDATED 21 hours ago. sky815 map. avatar. Map by stirzize. UPDATED 21 hours ago. sky815 map. Click on a location on the map for more information when it's time to view the 2017 solar eclipse.
Strong to severe storms for the Northeast, Harvey and Eclipse weather!Fox News (blog)
Anderson eclipse forecast: Storms back on the tableGreenville News
Your Total Solar Eclipse soundtrackfox4kc.com
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After Charlottesville, Thousands Expected to Attend Boston Counter-Protests to Right-Wing Rally - NBCNews.com

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After Charlottesville, Thousands Expected to Attend Boston Counter-Protests to Right-Wing Rally
NBCNews.com
Interest in two major protests opposed to Saturday's right-wing “free speech” assembly in a Boston park has grown exponentially in the aftermath of the deadly white nationalist rally in Virginia last weekend. The so-called “Boston Free Speech Rally” ...
The Week That Was: Fallout From Charlottesville, Boston Braces For Its Own 'Free Speech' Rally And MoreWBUR
The Latest: White nationalist contacted about Boston rallyWashington Post
State KKK to attend rallyBoston Herald
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TN Congressman proposes impeaching President Trump - WTXL ABC 27

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WTXL ABC 27

TN Congressman proposes impeaching President Trump
WTXL ABC 27
WASHINGTON, D.C. (WMC) - Tennessee Congressman Steve Cohen announced that he plans to introduce articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump as soon as he returns to Congress. The impeachment effort is in response to Trump's ...
Congressman Steve Cohen: 5 Fast Facts You Need to KnowHeavy.com
Democrats drafting articles of impeachment against TrumpMiami Herald
Trump Is Just Six Senate Votes Away From ImpeachmentNewsweek
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The agonizing, 8-page memo on how to chauffeur a congressman - Politico

9 hours 22 min ago

Politico

The agonizing, 8-page memo on how to chauffeur a congressman
Politico
Empty his trash. Always have hand sanitizer and gum at the ready. And don't bother with “unnecessary conversation” — the congressman doesn't have time for your chitchat. Demanding, high-maintenance bosses are notorious on Capitol Hill. The late Sen.
Driving Mr. Messer: Indiana congressman mocks Rep. Todd Rokita's 8-page chauffeur memoWashington Examiner

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Trump said to study General Pershing. Here's what the president got wrong. - Washington Post

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Washington Post

Trump said to study General Pershing. Here's what the president got wrong.
Washington Post
A sordid tale of General John J. Pershing executing Muslim insurgents in the Philippines at the turn of the century is a favorite of President Trump. “They were having terrorism problems, just like we do,” Trump told a throng of cheering supporters in ...
Study Pershing, Trump Said. But the Story Doesn't Add Up.New York Times
Trump refers to inaccurate anecdote about Gen. PershingABC News
Wall Street cautious after Barcelona terror attacks and continued Trump political falloutCNBC
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Investors Sell Stocks, Dollar on Fears Trump Agenda Is Foundering - New York Times

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Washington Post

Investors Sell Stocks, Dollar on Fears Trump Agenda Is Foundering
New York Times
SINGAPORE — Asian stock investors joined a global retreat from riskier assets on Friday and the dollar wavered on rising doubts about U.S. President Donald Trump's ability to deliver his economic agenda. European stock markets are also set for a ...
Gary Cohn stays put — for now — following Trump's comments on CharlottesvilleWashington Post
White House aides squirm at Trump's rhetoric but stay putPolitico
Trump ends plans for his Council on InfrastructureCNN
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The Case Some Executives Made for Sticking With Trump - New York Times

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 21:20

New York Times

The Case Some Executives Made for Sticking With Trump
New York Times
President Trump greeting the onetime General Electric chief executive Jack Welch at the White House in February. Credit Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images. As corporate chieftains on a White House advisory panel debated on Wednesday on whether to ...
Trump ends plans for his Council on InfrastructureCNN
White House disbands another advisory council, this one on infrastructureWashington Post
Trump scraps infrastructure council planBBC News
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After Backing Alt-Right in Charlottesville, ACLU Wrestles With Its Role - New York Times

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 20:37

New York Times

After Backing Alt-Right in Charlottesville, ACLU Wrestles With Its Role
New York Times
An anti-Nazi protest in Chicago in 1978. A small group of neo-Nazis had planned a rally in Skokie, Ill., with the free speech support of the American Civil Liberties Union, but that march never happened. Credit Don Hogan Charles/The New York Times.
Tensions grow inside ACLU over defending free-speech rights for the far rightLos Angeles Times
ACLU will no longer defend hate groups that protest with firearmsThe Hill
Strange bedfellows: The ACLU, free speech and Neo-NazisWashington Post
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White House celebrates “infrastructure week” by … canceling infrastructure council - Hot Air

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 20:21

Hot Air

White House celebrates “infrastructure week” by … canceling infrastructure council
Hot Air
Actually, I don't know if this week technically qualifies as “infrastructure week.” The real “infrastructure week” was back in June. And that was a sh*tshow too. See Also: Second attack: Spanish police kill four terror suspects in town of Cambrils. It ...

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NWS: Tornado touched down in Trumbull County - WFMJ

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 20:10

WFMJ

NWS: Tornado touched down in Trumbull County
WFMJ
The National Weather Service confirms that a tornado touched down near Route 7 south of Hartford Township in Trumbull County Thursday. Investigators will be out Friday morning to assess the scene. There were three separate tornado warnings in the ...
Reported tornadoes in Tuscola and Sanilac Counties, funnel clouds reported in MillingtonWNEM Saginaw

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Eight are charged in toppling of North Carolina statue as scores line up to confess - Chicago Tribune

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 19:34

Chicago Tribune

Eight are charged in toppling of North Carolina statue as scores line up to confess
Chicago Tribune
An unidentified protester stands outside the courthouse in Durham, N.C., on Aug. 17, 2017, to show support for those arrested and charged with toppling a Confederate statue. (Jonathan Drew / AP). Janell RossWashington Post. Scores of people lined up in ...
Durham Braces For Possible Klan Rally FridayPatch.com
200 counterprotesters brace for possible KKK march in Durham; sheriff closes Main StreetDurham Herald Sun
Thousands Of Anti-KKK Protesters March Through Downtown DurhamWUNC

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22 GOP lawmakers targeted in Trump-impeachment plot - WND.com

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 19:12

WND.com

22 GOP lawmakers targeted in Trump-impeachment plot
WND.com
Leo Hohmann is a news editor for WND. He has been a reporter and editor at several suburban newspapers in the Atlanta and Charlotte, North Carolina, areas and also served as managing editor of Triangle Business Journal in Raleigh, North Carolina.

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USS Fitzgerald's leadership to be removed from their duties over June collision - CNN

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 18:38

CNN

USS Fitzgerald's leadership to be removed from their duties over June collision
CNN
(CNN) The commanding officer, executive officer and senior non-commissioned officer of the USS Fitzgerald are due to be removed from their duties for cause amid the fallout surrounding the deadly collision between the USS Fitzgerald and a cargo ship ...
US Navy, Citing Poor Seamanship, Removes Commanders of Warship in Deadly CrashU.S. News & World Report
Top two officers and other sailors aboard the USS Fitzgerald to be disciplined following deadly collision at seaWashington Post
Top Two Officers on Navy Ship in Deadly Collision Off Japan to Be Relieved of DutiesNew York Times
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Despite CEO exodus, Republicans think tax reform is inoculated from Trump race controversy - Washington Examiner

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 18:12

Washington Examiner

Despite CEO exodus, Republicans think tax reform is inoculated from Trump race controversy
Washington Examiner
CEOs abandoned President Trump's advisory councils this week, but Republicans believe that won't derail their quest to pass tax legislation this year. Even as some Republicans criticized Trump for his comments about the weekend violence in ...
7 things Republicans could do to check Trump without ditching conservative policyVox

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