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  • Analysis: Colleges brace for more violence amid rash of hate on campus Confed Movements BOSTON (AP) — Nicholas Fuentes is dropping out of Boston University and heading south, pressing ahead with his right-wing politics despite receiving online death threats. The 19-year-old joined a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, last weekend and posted a defiant Facebook message promising that a “tidal wave of white identity is coming,” less than an ...
  • Trump defends Confederate statues, berates his critics FILE - In this Aug. 14, 2017 file photo, President Donald Trump walks across the tarmac from Marine One to board Air Force One at Morristown Municipal Airport in Morristown, N.J. Bombarded by the sharpest attacks yet from fellow Republicans, President Donald Trump on Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, dug into his defense of racist groups by attacking members of own party and renouncing the rising movement to pull down monuments to Confederate icons. (AP Photo/Pablo BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — With prominent Republicans openly questioning his competence and moral leadership, President Donald Trump burrowed deeper into the racially charged debate over Confederate memorials and lashed out at members of his own party in the latest controversy to engulf his presidency. Out of sight, but still online, Trump tweeted his defense of monuments ...
  • Opinion: Will war of words turn into war for real? Views in east Asia In this image made from video on Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017, from left to right: Shogo Aoki and Masaru Chiba from Japan; Choi Dong-sam and Heo Kyung Yon from South Korea; Ma Hongshuo and Tiger Han from China; speaks about U.S. President Donald Trump and tensions with North Korea. Tensions are swirling as threats are fired back and forth between North Korea and Trump. In East Asia, they are leading to a new level of worry and uncertainty over whether the war of words could escalate into a real war that would likely result in tens of thousands of deaths on the Korean Peninsula. (AP BEIJING (AP) — Tensions are swirling as North Korea and President Donald Trump exchange threats over Pyongyang’s nuclear and missile programs, leading to fears in east Asia of a possible armed conflict. Last week, North Korea said it was drawing up plans to launch missiles into waters near the U.S. territory of Guam, and Trump promised ...
  • Trump Comments on Race Open Breach With C.E.O.s, Military and G.O.P. Trump and Congress (PhatzNewsRoom / NYT)   —-    WASHINGTON — President Trump found himself increasingly isolated in a racial crisis of his own making on Wednesday, abandoned by the nation’s top business executives, contradicted by military leaders and shunned by Republicans outraged by his defense of white nationalist protesters in Charlottesville, Va. The breach with the business community was the ...
  • Trump’s lack of discipline leaves new chief of staff frustrated and dismayed President Donald Trump talks with new White House Chief of Staff John Kelly after he was privately sworn in during a ceremony in the Oval Office with President Donald Trump, Monday, July 31, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/(PhatzNewsRoom / NYT)   —-   BEDMINSTER, N.J. — As the new White House chief of staff, John F. Kelly routes all calls to and from President Trump through the White House switchboard, where he can sign off on them. He stanches the flow of information reaching the president’s desk. And he requires that all staff members ...
  • Trump isolation growing as business panels dismantled President Donald Trump gestures as he answers reporters questions in the lobby of Trump Tower, Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017 in New York. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)(PhatzNewsRoom / AP)    —-    NEW YORK — With corporate chieftains fleeing, President Donald Trump abruptly dismantled two of his White House business councils Wednesday —an attempt to manage his increasing isolation and the continued fallout from his combative comments on racially charged violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. Trump announced the action via tweet, although only after one ...
  • Charlottesville woman’s family: Fight injustice like she did Susan Bro, mother to Heather Heyer, becomes emotional during a memorial for her daughter, Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017, at the Paramount Theater in Charlottesville, Va. Heyer was killed Saturday, when a car rammed into a crowd of people protesting a white nationalist rally. (Andrew Shurtleff/The Daily Progress via AP, Pool) CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Family members of the young woman mowed down while protesting a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville used her funeral as a rallying cry, telling mourners the best way to honor Heather Heyer is to continue her fight against injustice. “Let’s find that spark of conviction,” Heyer’s mother, Susan Bro, told the hundreds ...
  • Analysis: How President Trump Failed His Biggest Leadership Test Yet President Donald Trump gestures as he answers reporters questions in the lobby of Trump Tower, Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017 in New York. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)(PhatzNewsRoom / TIME)    —-    For seven months, President Donald Trump giddily has ignored the norms of his office and tried the patience of those who had more than a passing knowledge of its history. But during Tuesday’s press conference, before the gold-plated bank of elevators inside his Midtown temple to himself, the President defended those linked ...
  • Utah mayor shrugs off attacks, wins GOP primary for US House Provo Mayor John Curtis celebrates after winning Utah’s Republican primary to fill the U.S. House seat vacated by Jason Chaffetz Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017, in Provo, Utah. Curtis of Provo, defeated former state lawmaker Chris Herrod and business consultant Tanner Ainge, son of Boston Celtics president Danny Ainge. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer) SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah mayor overcame nearly $1 million in attacks from out-of-state groups to win a three-way Republican primary in a race to fill a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives vacated by Jason Chaffetz. Tuesday’s win puts Provo Mayor John Curtis on an easy path toward victory in the November ...
  • Defiant Trump renews criticism of ‘both sides’ in protest President Donald Trump gestures as he answers reporters questions in the lobby of Trump Tower, Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017 in New York. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump defiantly blamed “both sides” for the weekend violence between white supremacists and counter-demonstrators in Virginia, seeking to rebuff the widespread criticism of his handling of the emotionally-charged protests while showing sympathy for the fringe group’s efforts to preserve Confederate monuments. In doing so, Trump used the bullhorn of the ...
  • Deadly rally accelerates removal of Confederate statues Confed Movements (PhatzNewsRoom / AP)    —-   In Gainesville, Florida, workers hired by the Daughters of the Confederacy chipped away at a Confederate soldier’s statue, loaded it quietly on a truck and drove away with little fanfare. In Baltimore, Mayor Catherine Pugh said she’s ready to tear down all of her city’s Confederate statues, and the city council voted ...
  • Furor over Charlottesville follows Trump home to Manhattan President Donald Trump speaks about the deadly white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va., Monday, Aug. 14, 2017, in the Diplomatic Room of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump is back in the New York skyscraper that bears his name as the furor over his reaction to race-fueled clashes in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend shows few signs of dying down. Protesters on Manhattan’s Fifth Avenue tried to spoil Trump’s homecoming Monday night with signs bearing messages like ...
  • Merck, Under Armour, Intel CEOs resign from Trump panel FILE - In this Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump, left, speaks during a meeting with manufacturing executives at the White House in Washington, including Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier, center, and Ford CEO Mark Fields. Frazier is resigning from the President’s American Manufacturing Council citing “a responsibility to take a stand against intolerance and extremism.” Frazier’s resignation comes shortly after a violent confrontation between white supremacists and protesters in Charlottesville, Va. Trump is being criticized for not explicitly condemning the white nationalists who marched in Charlottesville. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File) TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The CEOs of athletic wear manufacturer Under Armour, computer chip maker Intel and pharmaceutical company Merck resigned Monday from the White House’s American Manufacturing Council — with the Merck withdrawal drawing a quick and angry Twitter outburst from President Donald Trump. Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier cited the president’s failure to explicitly rebuke ...
  • Trump seeks probe by his trade office of China’s practices CH Trade 3 BEDMINSTER, N.J. (AP) — Even as he seeks Beijing’s help on North Korea, President Donald Trump asked his trade office on Monday to consider investigating China for the alleged theft of American technology and intellectual property. Trump, in the midst of a 17-day vacation, left his New Jersey golf club to return to the White House ...
  • Trump names hate groups, denouncing Charlottesville violence Racist VAWASHINGTON (AP) — Under relentless pressure, President Donald Trump on Monday named and condemned “repugnant” hate groups and declared that “racism is evil” in a far more forceful statement than he’d made earlier after deadly, race-fueled weekend clashes in Charlottesville, Virginia. Trump’s initial failure on Saturday to denounce the groups by name — instead he bemoaned ...
  • Pressure, criticism mount for Trump after Charlottesville © REUTERS/Carlos Barria U.S. President Donald Trump leaves the Oval Office as he departs for vacation in Bedminster, New Jersey, from the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, U.S.(PhatzNewsRoom / AP)    —-    BEDMINSTER, N.J. — As President Donald Trump remained out of sight and silent, pressure mounted from both sides of the aisle for him to explicitly condemn white supremacists and hate groups involved in deadly, race-fueled clashes in Charlottesville, Virginia. Trump, who has been at his New Jersey golf club on a working ...
  • Trump’s baffling attacks on McConnell could be costly to the president McConnell KY 2(PhatzNewsRoom / WAPO)     —-    The world has gotten another clear-eyed look at President Trump as he continues to rattle cages during his working vacation at his golf course in Bedminster, N.J. He has displayed one gear, one speed — attack and attack again. When he is unhappy, it shows. This week his ire has been focused ...
  • Armed militia, clergy, more unite against white nationalists Racist VA CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Clergy in robes. A woman handing out flowers. Black Lives Matter activists. Armed militia members. Students. Angry anti-fascist protesters. The diverse group of people who came to oppose a weekend gathering of white nationalists in this Virginia college town seemed to outnumber the rally-goers. The counter-protesting groups didn’t organize collectively. Instead, it ...
  • Critiques fly as Tillerson struggles to define his mission Secretary of State Rex Tillerson testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, June 13, 2017, before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) MANILA, Philippines (AP) — In a wood-paneled stateroom in the Philippine presidential palace, Rex Tillerson sat across from a leader who boasts of hunting down drug dealers to personally kill. Whether he’d confront his host for letting police kill thousands — and how forcefully — was being closely scrutinized for proof the Trump administration has ...
  • Trump-McConnell feud does little to jumpstart stalled agenda Government and politics, Barack Obama, United States, Business, United States Congress, United States government, Legislature, Elections, General news, Kentucky, Political issues, Government business and finance, Government policy, Health, National governments, Government programs, Government finance, Government taxation and revenue, U.S. Republican Party, United States House of Representatives, Legislation, Political parties, Political organizations, National taxes, Tax refunds, United States Senate, Bills, Mitch McConnell, Paul Ryan, Government-funded health insurance, Medicaid, Health care reform, Health care policy, Donald Trump, Rand Paul, Lobbying, House elections, Walter Jones, Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, Mark Meadows, Mid-term elections WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has spent much of the week feuding with his top Senate partner, suggesting that Majority Leader Mitch McConnell might have to rethink his future if he doesn’t deliver on the president’s agenda of health care, taxes and infrastructure. Trump on Thursday called McConnell’s failure to pass an “Obamacare” repeal last ...
  • Poll: Most say time to end effort to repeal Obama health law Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., talks to reporters before the vote to confirm President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, April 7, 2017. Gorsuch is headed for confirmation on Friday after Republicans tore up the Senate's voting rules to allow him to ascend to the high court over furious Democratic objections. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) WASHINGTON (AP) — Message to President Donald Trump and congressional Republicans: It’s time to make the Obama health care law more effective. Stop trying to scuttle it. That’s the resounding word from a national poll released Friday by the nonpartisan Kaiser Family Foundation. The survey was taken following last month’s Senate derailment of the GOP drive ...
  • Free-speech debate swirls as officials block on social media Protesters demonstrate ahead of Pennsylvania's 58th Electoral College at the state Capitol in Harrisburg, Pa., Monday, Dec. 19, 2016. The demonstrators were waving signs and chanting in freezing temperatures Monday morning as delegates began arriving at the state Capitol to cast the state's electoral votes for president. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — An emerging debate about whether elected officials violate people’s free speech rights by blocking them on social media is spreading across the U.S. as groups sue or warn politicians to stop the practice. The American Civil Liberties Union this week sued Maine Gov. Paul LePage and sent warning letters to Utah’s ...
  • Trump administration shifts tone on Obamacare, signals openness to bipartisan ‘fix’ Trump and Congress(PhatzNewsRoom / Tribune Media)   —-    BRIDGEWATER, N.J. — The Trump administration, thwarted in several attempts to repeal the Affordable Care Act, notably shifted tone Wednesday, opening the door for a bipartisan plan to “fix” the law. The change came even as a fight escalated between President Donald Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., over ...
  • Trump offers NKorea tough talk, despite miscalculation risk A TV screen shows images of the U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a news program at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, May 2, 2017. South Koreans are bewildered by President Donald Trump’s recent use of the term “smart cookie” to refer to current leader Kim Jong Un, and by Trump’s assertion that he’d be “honored” by a possible meeting. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon) WASHINGTON (AP) — Warning of “fire and fury,” President Donald Trump answered North Korea’s threats with rhetoric the nuclear-armed nation might appreciate. The risk now is the tough talk leading to war. Trump’s foray into North Korea-style bombast injects new uncertainty into the increasingly fragile, six-decade-old truce between the United States and the communist country. His ...
  • Postal Service bets on higher stamp prices to fix woes USPS Price WASHINGTON (AP) — Buffeted by threats from Amazon drones to deliveries by golf cart, the beleaguered U.S. Postal Service is counting on a different strategy to stay competitive: more freedom to raise prices on mailing letters. After a 10-year review, the Postal Regulatory Commission appears likely to move to grant the Postal Service power to increase ...
During Monday's solar eclipse, instruments will measure what scientists call the “breath of the land” — carbon dioxide, water vapor, energy and more. [...]
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The scientists have been been in high demand for events as excitement mounts for the eclipse, which will cut a path of totality from coast to coast. [...]
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On Sunday, students walked back and forth across the school's revered campus, eager to start the new school week. [...]
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A total solar eclipse will occur in the United States for the first time since 1979 and people are traveling to states with the best view. Lindsey Granger has details. [...]
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The New Jersey governor issued a statement contradicting a New York Daily News article that said WFAN told him he was out of the running. [...]
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Actor/comedian Jerry Lewis died Sunday at 91 years old after a career spanning the history of show business in the 20th century. (Aug. 21) [...]
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A local television station reported that the 26 French and English bulldog pups were left unattended while temperatures climbed into the low 90s. [...]
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The recent unrest in Virginia brought back vivid memories for the Rev. Nelson Johnson, who was injured when Nazis and Ku Klux Klansmen attacked a workers' march in Greensboro, N.C. The November 1979 attack killed five people. (Aug. 20) [...]
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Veteran comedian Jerry Lewis was joined by guests including Jim Carrey to celebrate his 90th birthday at New York's Friars Club. [...]
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Italy's foreign minister called for greater cooperation among European and north African intelligence agencies to share information about possible terrorist threats. He laid a wreath at the site of an attack this week in Barcelona. (Aug. 20) [...]
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South Carolina is expecting 2 million visitors Monday. It's the prime location along the Eastern Seaboard, home to more than 100 million Americans. [...]
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Officers in riot gear, and some on horseback, have forced hundreds of protesters out a Dallas cemetery where they were clashing over a Confederate monument. (Aug. 20) [...]
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Some of the best viewing weather appears to be in interior portions of the West, from Oregon to Wyoming. [...]
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Two protest groups rally in Boston. Authorities try to control them. Aaron Dickens has the story. [...]
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Here are the winning numbers drawn Saturday night: 17-19-39-43-68 with a Powerball of 13. [...]
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Many (organized) people planned their eclipse day a year ago, or longer. But if you're not one of them, don't worry — we've got you covered. [...]
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Officers in riot gear, and some on horseback, have forced hundreds of protesters out a Dallas cemetery where they were clashing over a Confederate monument. (Aug. 20) [...]
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Here are the winning numbers drawn Saturday night: 17-19-39-43-68 with a Powerball of 13. [...]
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A large crowd attending a Dallas rally against white supremacy is chanting "take them down," in reference to the city's Confederate statues. (Aug. 19) [...]
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A large crowd attending a Dallas rally against white supremacy is chanting "take them down," in reference to the city's Confederate statues. (Aug. 19) [...]
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