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03/29/2017 12:25 PM
Holocaust survivor to ICE director, California sheriff: ‘History is not on your side’

Holocaust survivor to ICE director, California sheriff: ‘History is not on your side’An Auschwitz survivor confronted one of the nation’s top immigration officials and a local sheriff at a California town hall Tuesday night. Bernard Marks, 87, addressed Immigration and Customs Enforcement Acting Director Thomas Homan and Sacramento County Sheriff Scott Jones, a supporter of President Trump. Jones had invited Homan to the public forum to discuss address the community’s concerns about ICE’s collaboration with local law enforcement.



03/28/2017 03:52 PM
Bill Nye On Trump's Climate Orders: 'Clean Coal Is a Myth'

Bill Nye On Trump's Climate Orders: 'Clean Coal Is a Myth'Bill Nye the Science Guy joins Lawrence to react to Trump's rollback of Obama climate change rules, Spicer's non-answer about whether the president still believes climate change is a hoax, and the Trump budget's proposed cuts to U.S. science agencies



03/29/2017 07:12 AM
Gorsuch confirmation set for next Friday, filibuster drama likely

Gorsuch confirmation set for next Friday, filibuster drama likelySenate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s latest statement that Neil Gorsuch’s Supreme Court nomination will be confirmed on Friday, April 7, has set the battle lines for next week’s confirmation fight.



03/28/2017 11:34 AM
Video of 13-Year-Old Boy’s ‘Excessive’ Pat Down at Dallas Airport Goes Viral

Video of 13-Year-Old Boy’s ‘Excessive’ Pat Down at Dallas Airport Goes ViralThe TSA is facing a public backlash on social media after a mother filmed her son being patted down at a security checkpoint at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport.



03/29/2017 01:07 PM
Sean Spicer knocks critics of his ‘spirited back-and-forth’ with April Ryan

Sean Spicer knocks critics of his ‘spirited back-and-forth’ with April RyanA day after scolding journalist April Ryan during his daily briefing, White House press secretary Sean Spicer said criticism of the now-viral exchange is “demeaning” — to her.



03/29/2017 01:51 PM
3-Year-Old Sits Down to Have Dinner With Police Officer Who Was Eating Alone

3-Year-Old Sits Down to Have Dinner With Police Officer Who Was Eating AloneThe two have a future "playdate" planned.



03/28/2017 05:06 PM
3 Iraqis living in US accused of hiding ties to kidnapper

3 Iraqis living in US accused of hiding ties to kidnapperALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Adil Hasan and his wife, Enas Ibrahim, came to the U.S. in 2008 as refugees from Iraq, and have been living peacefully in the suburbs of Washington, D.C., ever since.



03/28/2017 05:00 AM
Democrat Adam Schiff, probing Trump-Putin ties, has gone up against Russia (and Stephen Colbert) before

Democrat Adam Schiff, probing Trump-Putin ties, has gone up against Russia (and Stephen Colbert) beforeWASHINGTON — Congressman Adam Schiff, increasingly the Democratic point man on the investigation into allegations of overly cozy ties between President Trump and Russia, is a soft-spoken former federal prosecutor and a critic of government surveillance who may be the only lawmaker ever to draw blood from comic Stephen Colbert — literally. Now Schiff is locked in a tense, headline-making standoff with the Republican chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, Rep. Devin Nunes, over how to proceed with a multi-tiered investigation into Russia’s alleged interference in the 2016 election, a probe that the White House sees as a dagger aimed at Trump’s legitimacy even though Schiff hasn’t drawn blood yet.



03/28/2017 11:44 PM
Toshiba approves bankruptcy for US atomic unit: report

Toshiba approves bankruptcy for US atomic unit: reportToshiba has approved a plan to place its US nuclear unit in bankruptcy protection, a report said Wednesday, as the troubled division wrestles with multi-billion-losses and accounting fraud claims. Japan's Nikkei business daily said Toshiba's board gave Westinghouse Electric the green light to make a Chapter 11 filing in a US court, which temporarily shelters struggling firms as they try to restructure their affairs and outstanding debts. Toshiba, a pillar of corporate Japan and one of its best-known brands overseas, declined to comment on the report.



03/28/2017 12:19 PM
Oklahoma man kills three suspected burglars with AR-15 rifle

Oklahoma man kills three suspected burglars with AR-15 rifleThe three had forced their way into the house near the Tulsa suburb of Broken Arrow on Monday when the homeowner's son opened fire with an AR-15 military-style rifle, Deputy Nick Mahoney, spokesman for the Wagoner County Sheriff's Office, said by telephone. The male intruders were wearing all-black clothing, masks and gloves, while one was armed with a knife and another had brass knuckles, according to authorities.




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