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Police respond to The Trump National Doral resort after reports of a shooting inside the resort.
AP Photo/Frieda Frisaro
May 18, 2018 - 7:44 am
DORAL, Fla. (AP) — DORAL, Fla. (AP) — Gunfire erupted early Friday at President Donald Trump's golf resort, as a man shouting anti-Trump rhetoric draped a flag over a lobby counter and exchanged fire with officers in what one official called an "ambush" before being arrested, police said. One...
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May 17, 2018 - 9:38 pm
By David Williams, CNN (CNN) -- As Starbucks prepares to close its stores later this month for mandatory racial-bias training, an incident in suburban Los Angeles is showing why that training is needed. A barista at a Starbucks in La Cañada Flintridge is accused of printing a racial slur on a...
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Ash emission is seen erupting from Halemaumau of Kilauea volcano on the Hawaii Island.
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May 17, 2018 - 12:21 pm
PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — Hawaii's Kilauea volcano has erupted from its summit, shooting a dusty plume of ash about 30,000 feet into the sky. Mike Poland, a geophysicist with the U.S. Geological Survey, confirmed the explosion on Thursday. It comes after more than a dozen fissures recently opened miles...
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President Donald Trump listens during a roundtable on immigration policy.
AP Photo/Evan Vucci
May 17, 2018 - 10:43 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — While railing against California for its so-called sanctuary immigration policies, President Donald Trump referred to some people who cross the border illegally as "animals" — drawing a sharp rebuke from Democratic leaders for the harsh rhetoric. Trump's remark at a meeting with...
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Michigan State University reached a $500 million settlement with hundreds of women and girls who say they were sexually assaulted by Nassar in the worst sex-abuse case in sports history.
AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File
May 17, 2018 - 10:13 am
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State University agreed to pay $500 million to settle claims from more than 300 women and girls who said they were assaulted by sports doctor Larry Nassar in the worst sex-abuse case in sports history, officials said. The deal announced Wednesday surpasses the $100...
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Federal regulators have approved the first nonopioid treatment to ease withdrawal symptoms from quitting opioids.
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May 17, 2018 - 10:02 am
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Federal regulators on Wednesday approved the first nonopioid treatment to ease withdrawal from quitting addictive opioids. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration expedited approval of Lucemyra to help combat the U.S. opioid epidemic. Two-thirds of drug overdose deaths in 2016...
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Giuliani’s decision to join President Donald Trump’s legal team could backfire on the former New York mayor if potential clients of his international consulting business view him as too erratic and go elsewhere for representation.
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May 17, 2018 - 7:48 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's attorney Rudy Giuliani is urging special counsel Robert Mueller's team to wrap up its investigation on the eve of the probe's one-year anniversary. Giuliani told Fox News Channel's Laura Ingraham on Wednesday that Mueller "has all the facts to make a...
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President Trump via CNN
May 16, 2018 - 7:06 pm
By Jeremy Herb and Marshall Cohen (CNN) -- The Senate Judiciary Committee released thousands of pages of interviews Wednesday conducted with many participants at the June 2016 Trump Tower meeting, providing the deepest look yet at the meeting where Donald Trump Jr. was promised "dirt" on Hillary...
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Ian Bush
May 16, 2018 - 6:12 pm
WASHINGTON (KYW Newsradio) — A measure that would overturn the repeal of net neutrality has passed in the Senate, with three Republicans joining the entire Democratic caucus. While the House is likely to give it the thumbs-down, that might not matter much to its supporters in Congress. "We're going...
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Facebook believes its policing system is better at scrubbing graphic violence, gratuitous nudity and terrorist propaganda from its social network than it is at removing racist, sexist and other hateful remarks.
AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File
May 15, 2018 - 3:49 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Getting rid of racist, sexist and other hateful remarks on Facebook is challenging for the company because computer programs have difficulties understanding the nuances of human language, the company said Tuesday. In a self-assessment, Facebook said its policing system is...
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