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Barbara Bush Funeral
(AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
April 21, 2018 - 1:51 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — Barbara Bush was the "first lady of the greatest generation." Historian Jon Meacham bestowed the title on Barbara Bush while speaking to former presidents, ambassadors and hundreds of other mourners inside the nation's largest Episcopal church during her funeral Saturday. He recalled...
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Dreamstime
April 20, 2018 - 11:37 pm
PHOENIX (AP) — U.S. health officials on Friday told consumers to throw away any store-bought romaine lettuce they have in their kitchens and warned restaurants not to serve it amid an E. coli outbreak that has sickened more than 50 people in several states. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and...
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Copies of the memos written by former FBI Director James Comey.
AP Photo/Susan Walsh
April 20, 2018 - 4:23 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — James Comey and President Donald Trump seem to disagree on most everything, but the ex-FBI director's memos show consensus on at least one thing: the need to hunt down leakers. The two men bonded over the idea of a proposed leak crackdown, even sharing a chuckle over a crude joke...
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President Donald Trump file photo
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April 20, 2018 - 12:55 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Democratic National Committee on Friday sued President Donald Trump's campaign, Trump's son, his son-in-law, the Russian Federation and Wikileaks, saying they conspired to help Trump win the 2016 presidential election by breaking into DNC computers and stealing tens of thousands...
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This woman waits for the start of a ceremony celebrating the life of former first lady Barbara Bush at City Hall.
(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
April 20, 2018 - 12:45 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — A spray of flowers covered the closed silver casket of former first lady Barbara Bush in the sanctuary of the Houston church as mourners waited Friday to pay their final respects. People were waiting in line hours early for security screening before boarding shuttle buses to attend a...
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Airplane Oxygen Mask
April 20, 2018 - 10:34 am
(CNN) -- Should you ever find yourself flying in a crippled airliner with an open window at 30,000 feet, knowing how to operate your oxygen mask could be vital. But many passengers aboard Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 on Tuesday appeared to be doing it wrong, social media posts show, despite...
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Wells Fargo bank location in Philadelphia.
Credit: AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File
April 20, 2018 - 10:05 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Wells Fargo will pay $1 billion to federal regulators to settle charges tied to its mortgage and auto lending business, the latest chapter in a wide-ranging scandal at the banking giant. However, it appears that none of the $1 billion will go directly the victims of Wells Fargo's...
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James Comey
Credit: AP Photo/Frank Franklin II
April 20, 2018 - 9:58 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a series of startlingly candid conversations, President Donald Trump told former FBI Director James Comey that he had serious concerns about the judgment of a top adviser, asked about the possibility of jailing journalists and described a boast from Vladimir Putin about Russian...
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Haverford High School students stage pre-class rally against gun violence.
Credit: Mike DeNardo
Mike DeNardo
April 20, 2018 - 9:23 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) - Friday is another day of student-led activism against gun violence. Students at area high schools and colleges are walking out, on what they call a national day of action. At Haverford High, students staged a rally before school, demanding action on tougher gun laws...
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Aug 16, 2016; West Bend, WI, USA; New York mayor Rudi Giuliani introduces Donald Trump during a rally.
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April 19, 2018 - 5:28 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani is joining the legal team defending President Donald Trump in the special counsel's Russia investigation, a Trump attorney said Thursday. With the addition of Giuliani, Trump gains an experienced litigator and former U.S. attorney in...
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