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In Destrehan teacher sex trial, judge considers case after closing arguments - NOLA.com

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 13:57

NOLA.com

In Destrehan teacher sex trial, judge considers case after closing arguments
NOLA.com
Former Destrehan High School English teacher Shelley Dufresne walked into Jefferson Parish district court Tuesday (April 25) followed by her attorney, Jim Williams, as she prepares to stand trial on two counts of carnal knowledge of a juvenile ...

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US Air Force test fires long-range missile - CNN

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 13:48

CNN

US Air Force test fires long-range missile
CNN
Washington (CNN) The US Air Force test-fired an unarmed long-range missile capable of carrying a nuclear weapon, Wednesday, according to the Air Force Global Strike Command. Deployed from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California, the missile ...

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To counter North Korea, admiral says the US should consider adding ballistic missile interceptors in Hawaii - Washington Post

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 13:11

Washington Post

To counter North Korea, admiral says the US should consider adding ballistic missile interceptors in Hawaii
Washington Post
The top U.S. military officer in the Pacific said Wednesday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is “clearly in a position to threaten Hawaii today” with a ballistic missile attack and that the Pentagon should consider adding new ballistic missile ...
Trump and Kim have something in common -- neither wants warCNN
Can Pigs Fly? Kim Jong Un at Mar a Lago?Huffington Post
US Senate arrives for extraordinary North Korea briefingThe Boston Globe
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THAAD anti-ballistic missile system in South Korea nearly set - Fox News

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 12:49

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THAAD anti-ballistic missile system in South Korea nearly set
Fox News
The U.S.-delivered THAAD anti-ballistic missile system being installed in South Korea is set to be operational in a “couple of days,” as continued North Korean saber-rattling stirs fears of hostilities breaking out in the region and a U.S. carrier ...

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Top Admiral Says Not Looking at Regime Change in North Korea - Foreign Policy (blog)

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 11:55

Foreign Policy (blog)

Top Admiral Says Not Looking at Regime Change in North Korea
Foreign Policy (blog)
The head of the U.S. Pacific Command warned on Wednesday that North Korea directly threatens American interests and allies in the Pacific region, but tempered his dour assessment of the secretive country's motivations by saying regime change is not the ...

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Trump administration weighing order to withdraw from NAFTA - The Hill

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 11:51

The Hill

Trump administration weighing order to withdraw from NAFTA
The Hill
The Trump administration is weighing an executive order on withdrawing from the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), according to a source familiar with the plans. The measure is in draft form and has been submitted to the White House staff ...
White House considering order to withdraw from NAFTACNN
Trump close to notifying Canada, Mexico of intent to withdraw from NAFTAWashington Post
White House readies order on withdrawing from NAFTAPolitico
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Trump administration weighing order to withdraw from NAFTA - The Hill

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 11:51

The Hill

Trump administration weighing order to withdraw from NAFTA
The Hill
The Trump administration is weighing an executive order on withdrawing from the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), according to a source familiar with the plans. The measure is in draft form and has been submitted to the White House staff ...
White House considering order to withdraw from NAFTACNN
White House readies order on withdrawing from NAFTAPolitico
Opinion: Trump calls Nafta the 'single worst trade deal' — but here's the truthMarketWatch
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Freedom Caucus endorses latest Republican plan to revise Obamacare - Washington Post

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 11:40

Washington Post

Freedom Caucus endorses latest Republican plan to revise Obamacare
Washington Post
An influential group of House conservatives threw its support behind Republicans' latest plan to revise the Affordable Care Act, even as some members balked at a provision that would allow members of Congress to keep health benefits that other ...
Freedom Caucus endorses Obamacare repeal compromisePolitico
Changes to GOP ObamaCare repeal flips some conservativesThe Hill
House Freedom Caucus Endorses Republican Health Bill, Reviving Its ChancesBloomberg

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US starts 'swiftly' installing controversial antimissile battery in South Korea - Washington Post

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 11:30

Washington Post

US starts 'swiftly' installing controversial antimissile battery in South Korea
Washington Post
SEOUL — The U.S. military started installing a controversial antimissile defense system in South Korea overnight Tuesday, triggering protests and sparking criticism that it was rushing to get the battery in place before the likely election of a ...
Commander Takes Responsibility for Confusion Over Aircraft CarrierNew York Times
US commander: Anti-missile system in South Korea operational in 'coming days'CNN
THAAD Missile System Will Be Online Within Days In South Korea, Admiral SaysNPR
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THAAD Missile System Will Be Online Within Days In South Korea, Admiral Says - NPR

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 11:18

NPR

THAAD Missile System Will Be Online Within Days In South Korea, Admiral Says
NPR
A U.S. missile defense system that's now being installed in South Korea will be operational "in the coming days," says Adm. Harry Harris, commander of the U.S. Pacific Command. President Trump and Defense Secretary James Mattis have said all options ...
Top Admiral Says Not Looking at Regime Change in North KoreaForeign Policy (blog)

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Air Force launches test missile off Central California coast to show nuclear deterrent capability - Los Angeles Times

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 11:00

Los Angeles Times

Air Force launches test missile off Central California coast to show nuclear deterrent capability
Los Angeles Times
An unarmed intercontinental ballistic missile was launched just after midnight Wednesday from Vandenberg Air Force Base as part of an operational test to show the country's nuclear deterrent capability, according to the U.S. Air Force. The Minuteman ...

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Air Force launches test missile off Central California coast to show nuclear deterrent capability - Los Angeles Times

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 11:00

Los Angeles Times

Air Force launches test missile off Central California coast to show nuclear deterrent capability
Los Angeles Times
An unarmed intercontinental ballistic missile was launched just after midnight Wednesday from Vandenberg Air Force Base as part of an operational test to show the country's nuclear deterrent capability, according to the U.S. Air Force. The Minuteman ...
FE Warren tests Minuteman III missile with launch from VandenbergAir Force Link
Air Force launches unarmed ballistic missile from California in testSyracuse.com

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Ohio Woman Rescued From a Neighbor's Pit, Police Say - New York Times

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 10:46

New York Times

Ohio Woman Rescued From a Neighbor's Pit, Police Say
New York Times
An Ohio woman who was abducted and trapped in a pit in her neighbor's shed was found early Wednesday after the authorities investigated reports of cries coming from the house's backyard, the police said. The police in Blanchester, Ohio, a town that ...

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Ryan: New revisions are winning support for GOP health bill - Washington Post

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 10:33

Washington Post

Ryan: New revisions are winning support for GOP health bill
Washington Post
WASHINGTON — A proposal to revive the stalled Republican health care bill is gaining support, Speaker Paul Ryan said Wednesday, but he stopped short of saying the plan has garnered the votes the GOP would need to finally push the high-profile measure ...
Ryan rejects ObamaCare subsidies in funding billThe Hill
Paul Ryan: Congress close on bill to avert government shutdownUSA TODAY

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The Trump era, summarized in six little circles - Washington Post

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 10:18

Washington Post

The Trump era, summarized in six little circles
Washington Post
Consider this chart: These are the results in the new Washington Post-ABC News poll on a question that came out of nowhere to dominate a substantial chunk of the first 100 days of Donald Trump's presidency: Did Barack Obama spy on Trump's campaign?

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US Navy destroyer fires warning shots at unresponsive, approaching Iranian ship - Business Insider

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 09:53

Business Insider

US Navy destroyer fires warning shots at unresponsive, approaching Iranian ship
Business Insider
USS Mahan The guided-missile destroyer USS Mahan (DDG 72) transits the Mediterranean Sea in this August 31, 2012 handout photo. REUTERS/Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jacob D. Moore/U.S. Navy/Handout via Reuters/File Photo. DUBAI ...

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US starts 'swiftly' installing controversial antimissile battery in South Korea - Washington Post

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 09:22

Washington Post

US starts 'swiftly' installing controversial antimissile battery in South Korea
Washington Post
SEOUL — The United States military started installing a controversial antimissile defense system in South Korea overnight Tuesday, triggering protests and sparking criticism that it was rushing to get the battery in place before the likely election of ...
US moves THAAD anti-missile to South Korean site, sparking protestsReuters
North Korea tensions: US ready to 'bring Kim Jong-un to his senses'BBC News
US commander: Anti-missile system in South Korea operational in 'coming days'CNN
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FE Warren tests Minuteman III missile with launch from Vandenberg - Air Force Link

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 08:57

Air Force Link

FE Warren tests Minuteman III missile with launch from Vandenberg
Air Force Link
An unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile launches during an operational test April 26, 2017, from Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. The Minuteman system has been in service for 60 years. Through continuous upgrades, including new ...

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Treasury secretary says Trump to propose biggest tax cut in history - The Hill

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 08:16

The Hill

Treasury secretary says Trump to propose biggest tax cut in history
The Hill
President Trump's forthcoming tax plan will be the "biggest" tax cut in history, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Wednesday at an event hosted by The Hill. Mnuchin provided several clues as to what will be in the package, which will be unveiled ...
The Daily 202: West Wing infighting has ripple effects across the governmentWashington Post
Four Roadblocks That Could Wreck Trump's Tax PlanNBCNews.com
Trump's 15% Corporate Tax Plan May Just Be His Opening GambitBloomberg
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MCD polls: BJP dedicates win to Sukma bravehearts - Yahoo News

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 08:00

Yahoo News

MCD polls: BJP dedicates win to Sukma bravehearts
Yahoo News
With the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) all set to emerge victorious in the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) polls for a third consecutive term, a poster has been put up outside the saffron party's central office at 11, Ashoka Road here dedicating ...

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