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Attorney General William Barr embarrasses CBS News reporter after she questions if he’s trying to protect President Donald Trump

Attorney General William Barr quickly and concisely shut down a CBS News reporter during a press conference on Thursday. The conference concerned the new release of the redacted version of the report compiled by Special Counsel Robert Mueller in regar

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Read key excerpts from Robert Mueller's report

Attorney General William Barr released a redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller's report on his Russia investigation on Thursday.

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Rep. Rashida Tlaib incites activists to 'shut down' ICE, stop waiting for Congress to pass a law

Democratic Rep. Rashida Tlaib of Michigan told an audience not to wait for Congress to change the laws, but instead take their own steps to "shut down" the Department of Immigration and Customs Enforcement. "I want you all to shut them down. We can shut t

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Poll: Membership in religious institutions hit all-time low in 2018

A Gallup poll released Thursday found that membership at religious institutions fell to an all-time low in 2018.

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Schumer and Pelosi accuse AG Barr of lying and make a big demand in joint statement on Mueller report

Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) and House Majority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) released a joint statement on Thursday accusing U.S. Attorney General William Barr of lying and demanding the Mueller report be delivered without redactions.

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Pinterest shares soar 25 percent on trading debut

Social media company Pinterest began its first day of trading at $23.75, up 25 percent from its initial public offering of $19 per share.

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Tim Tebow's 'Night to Shine' reminds us why ALL life is valuable

Tim Tebow's 'Night to Shine' is a prom event for people with special needs. In the video below, you'll meet the unstoppable, effervescent Bailey and follow along as she reminds us why ALL life is valuable.Watch the video below: Tim Tebow's 'Ni

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Synagogue shooting survivor returns to site to 'remove the ghosts' haunting him

Eleven people were shot dead at the Tree of Life synagogue in Oct. 2018.

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Ocasio-Cortez sums up her startling response to the Mueller report in one tweet

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) tweeted her response to the release of the Mueller report on Thursday, and said that she now backs impeachment, which she had previously shrunk from endorsing. "Mueller's report is clear in pointing to Congress'

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Sen. Mitch McConnell proposes raising age to buy tobacco to 21

Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell on Thursday said he plans to introduce legislation increasing the minimum age to purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21.

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Carbon monoxide detectors to be required in public housing after NBC News investigation

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) will start requiring carbon monoxide detectors in public housing, following a NBC News investigation.Here's what we knowThe investigation, which was published on March 1, found that at least 13 deaths

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Elon Musk: Engines from core Falcon Heavy booster 'seem OK'

SpaceX has possession of the Falcon Heavy core booster that landed in the Atlantic Ocean, founder Elon Musk indicated in a tweet.

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Cathedral Notre ​Dame: 'Our lady's bees are still alive!'

Some 180,000 bees that lived inside the hives atop Notre Dame Cathedral have survived the destructive fire that ripped through the 850-year-old structure earlier this week.An Instagram photo posted Thursday showed a cluster of bees draped along the neck o

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Mueller report shows why Congress needs to hold Trump accountable, Democrats say

Democrats pledge to subpoena the DOJ for full, unredacted Mueller report, as Republicans tell them to "move on."

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24-hour Black News Channel set for November debut: ‘By black people for black people’

A 24-hour news channel created and run by black people for black people is set to air in select markets this fall. What are the details?The Black News Channel (BNC) is set to launch in November, according to the network's website as well as the Pasadena B

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Angry protests follow police shooting of unarmed woman

The mayor of New Haven called shooting of unarmed woman 'police activity gone horribly wrong.'

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1930s mural showing only white people removed from middle school since it doesn't reflect 'diversity' of student body

A Chicago-area middle school has removed a 1930s mural that depicts only white people after parents and students complained it didn't "reflect or represent" the "diversity" of the student body, the Chicago Tribune reported. The 1937 mural by Ethel S

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Fund quickly raises nearly $2M for burned Louisiana churches

A surge in donations pushed a funding project to rebuild three Louisiana churches burned by an arsonist to nearly $2 million in about 36 hours.

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100 million face severe weather. States pounded by tornadoes brace for more

Huge swaths of the South, Midwest and East Coast are under the gun for severe weather as states still recovering from last weekend's tornadoes hunker down for more.

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HUD drafting rule to require carbon monoxide detectors in public housing

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development announced Thursday it is drafting a new rule to require carbon monoxide detectors in public housing.

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Mueller’s report doesn’t exonerate Trump but does that matter?

His report was released on Thursday.

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Man attacked by bobcat on Connecticut golf course

A bobcat that attacked a golfer in Connecticut was beaten off by golf clubs before environmental police tracked it down and killed it

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Here's what we know about obstruction of justice

Here's what we know about what the Mueller report says about possible obstruction of justice.

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Highlights of Trump's written answers to Mueller's questions

The answers President Donald Trump gave to special counsel Robert Mueller have finally been released as part of the redacted version of the special counsel's report.

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Woman finds man and girl from viral photo taken outside Notre Dame before fire

Brooke Windsor posted a photo of a man and girl taken before Monday's fire at Notre Dame Cathedral. She located them through the help of social media.

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Washington Senate passes bill to restrict parents' vaccination options

With the most measles cases nationwide in five years and 74 sickened in Washington state alone, lawmakers there have passed a bill to restrict vaccine exemptions.

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Read entire redacted Mueller report

The Justice Department released the report on Thursday.

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Diver Josh Bratchley, who helped save Thai soccer team, rescued from Tennessee cave

A British diver who helped rescue the Thai youth soccer team last year from a flooded cave was himself rescued Wednesday after he became trapped in a Tennessee cave.

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Mueller report makes political case against Trump: Analysis

Robert Mueller’s long-awaited report did not result in a legal case that will be brought against President Donald Trump, despite 22 months of a special counsel inquiry.

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Trump tweets 'Game Over' moments after AG Barr's news conference on Mueller report

President Trump tweets 'Game Over' moments after attorney general's news conference on Mueller report.

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