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Montana Rep. blamed “liberal media” to authorities after reporter assault, police documents show – CBS News

Saturday, November 18th, 2017

CBS NewsMontana Rep. blamed “liberal media” to authorities after reporter assault, police documents showCBS NewsBILLINGS, Mont. — A Montana congressman misled investigators about his assault on a reporter the day before he was elected and claimed that the “liberal media” was “trying to make a story” out of it, according to documents released Friday. U.S. Rep.and more »

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Montana Rep. blamed “liberal media” to authorities after reporter assault, police documents show – CBS News

Friday, November 17th, 2017

CBS NewsMontana Rep. blamed “liberal media” to authorities after reporter assault, police documents showCBS NewsBILLINGS, Mont. — A Montana congressman misled investigators about his assault on a reporter the day before he was elected and claimed that the “liberal media” was “trying to make a story” out of it, according to documents released Friday. U.S. Rep.GOP rep misled investigators on reporter’s assault: reportThe HillMontana Rep. Greg Gianforte misled investigators in assault caseUSA TODAYGreg Gianforte misled police after assault of Guardian journalist, report revealsThe GuardianABC News -Daily Beastall 45 news articles »

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White House Requests More Disaster Aid but Also Seeks Cuts as Deficits Rise – New York Times

Friday, November 17th, 2017

New York TimesWhite House Requests More Disaster Aid but Also Seeks Cuts as Deficits RiseNew York TimesWASHINGTON — The White House asked Congress on Friday for $44 billion in additional relief in response to this year’s devastating hurricanes, but facing rising budget deficits and pushing a tax cut that could cost $1.5 trillion, the administration …White House seeks $44 billion hurricane aid, far short of requestsReutersWhite House Seeks $44B in Hurricane Aid From CongressVoice of AmericaTrump sends new $44 billion request for hurricane reliefSan Antonio Express-NewsPittsburgh Post-Gazette -Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)all 65 news articles »

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California shooting gunman was ‘paranoid,’ DA says – CNN

Friday, November 17th, 2017

CNNCalifornia shooting gunman was ‘paranoid,’ DA saysCNN(CNN) The gunman who went on a rampage in Northern California was a “deranged, paranoid killer” who was out on bail after assaulting two neighbors this year, authorities say. Kevin Neal, who was killed Tuesday by police after killing five people and …and more »

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Florida Democratic Party boss resigns amid complaints of conduct toward women – Fox News

Friday, November 17th, 2017

Fox NewsFlorida Democratic Party boss resigns amid complaints of conduct toward womenFox NewsFlorida Democratic Party Chair Stephen Bittel, center, resigned November 17, 2017, after women accused him of inappropriate behavior. (2017 MCT). The chairman of the Florida Democratic Party resigned Friday after staffers accused the official of …Florida Democratic Party chief resigns after accusations of workplace improprietyMiami HeraldFlorida Dem party chair apologizes for ‘demeaning’ behavior toward womenThe HillAnother Democratic Party Leader Has Been Accused of Harassing WomenNewsweekOrlando Sentinel -Hot Air -The Daily Caller -Politicoall 59 news articles »

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Trump adds five names to list of potential Supreme Court justices – USA TODAY

Friday, November 17th, 2017

USA TODAYTrump adds five names to list of potential Supreme Court justicesUSA TODAYWASHINGTON – President Trump added five names Friday to his list of potential Supreme Court justices in a move that precedes the possible, but still unannounced, retirement of Associate Justice Anthony Kennedy. The biggest new name was that of Brett …Trump updates list of prospective Supreme Court judgesThe Hill (blog)Trump Adds Five to List of Potential Supreme Court PicksBloombergTrump adds 5 names to SCOTUS nominee list for future open seatFox NewsPolitico -The Week Magazine -U.S. News & World Report -The Daily Callerall 31 news articles »

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White House on sex assault allegations: ‘Franken has admitted wrongdoing and the president hasn’t’ – USA TODAY

Friday, November 17th, 2017

USA TODAYWhite House on sex assault allegations: ‘Franken has admitted wrongdoing and the president hasn’t’USA TODAYWASHINGTON — The White House defended President Trump’s attack on Sen. Al Franken’s sexual misconduct on Friday by saying the allegations against Franken were very different from accusations against Trump. “Specifically, Sen. Franken has admitted …White House: Difference between Franken, Trump allegations is Franken ‘admitted wrongdoing’The HillWhite House tries to defend Trump’s double standard on misconductMSNBCWhite House: Difference between Trump and Franken is that Trump has not admitted wrongdoingCNBCDeadline -Washington Examiner -BuzzFeed News -Mother Jonesall 96 news articles »

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North Korean defector found to have ‘enormous parasites’ – BBC News

Friday, November 17th, 2017

BBC NewsNorth Korean defector found to have ‘enormous parasites’BBC NewsA North Korean soldier who was shot while fleeing across the border has an extremely high level of parasites in his intestines, his doctors say. The defector crossed the demilitarised zone on Monday, but was shot several times by North Korean border …’Enormous number’ of parasites in North Korean defector’s body, doctors sayFox NewsInjured defector’s parasites and diet hint at hard life in North KoreaReutersNorth Korean defector had 27cm parasitic worm in his stomachThe GuardianStars and Stripes -Yahoo News -Telegraph.co.uk -Newserall 117 news articles »

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Head of Puerto Rico’s electric power authority resigns – CNN

Friday, November 17th, 2017

CNNHead of Puerto Rico’s electric power authority resignsCNNSan Juan, Puerto Rico (CNN) The head of Puerto Rico’s embattled power authority stepped down Friday, nearly two months after Hurricane Maria left much of the island without electricity. Ricardo Ramos, executive director of the Puerto Rico Electric …Head of Puerto Rico’s electric utility resigns amid questions about slow repairs in hurricane’s wakeWashington PostPuerto Rico Utility Head Resigns After Slow Hurricane Maria ResponseU.S. News & World ReportDirector of embattled Puerto Rico electric utility resigns amid power grid woesUSA TODAYAllentown Morning Call -Boston.com -The Hill -New York Postall 83 news articles »

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Dem candidate boasts of ‘hayloft’ romp, sex with 50 women in bid to preempt oppo – Fox News

Friday, November 17th, 2017

Fox NewsDem candidate boasts of ‘hayloft’ romp, sex with 50 women in bid to preempt oppoFox NewsOhio Supreme Court Justice Bill O’Neill posted a detailed Facebook account of his sex life. (WikiMedia ). In a textbook example of why Facebook users should pause for a moment of reflection before they post, a Democratic candidate for Ohio governor …Ohio governor candidate boasts of sexual history with ‘approximately 50 very attractive females’Washington PostOhio governor candidate brags about sexual historyThe HillThe Latest: 2nd Ohio Governor Rival Asks O’Neill to ResignU.S. News & World ReportNew York Post -USA TODAY -NBCNews.com -Salonall 233 news articles »

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Danica Patrick to end racing career at next year’s Indy 500 – ESPN

Friday, November 17th, 2017

ESPNDanica Patrick to end racing career at next year’s Indy 500ESPNHOMESTEAD, Fla. — Danica Patrick, the highest-finishing woman in the Indianapolis 500 and Daytona 500 and the only female driver ever to win a pole in the NASCAR Cup Series, will compete in both races next year before retiring as a race car driver.Danica Patrick to race the Daytona 500, Indianapolis 500USA TODAYDanica Patrick to retire from racing after 2018 Indy 500Sporting NewsDanica Patrick retiring from full-time NASCAR racing, adding to star turnoverCBSSports.comYahoo Sports -Jalopnikall 71 news articles »

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North Korean Defector had 10-Inch Parasite in His Stomach, Unlike Anything Surgeon Had Seen Before – Newsweek

Friday, November 17th, 2017

NewsweekNorth Korean Defector had 10-Inch Parasite in His Stomach, Unlike Anything Surgeon Had Seen BeforeNewsweekAn experienced South Korean surgeon operating on a defector from North Korea has described his shock upon finding dozens of unusual parasites inside the man’s stomach, suggesting widespread health issues among the population of the secretive state.and more »

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North Korea Says Nuclear Weapons Only Option Against ‘Repressive US Imperialists’ – Newsweek

Friday, November 17th, 2017

NewsweekNorth Korea Says Nuclear Weapons Only Option Against ‘Repressive US Imperialists’NewsweekNorth Korea is rejecting calls from China to step away from its nuclear program, claiming such weapons are vital to the security of its people, the Seoul-based Yonhap News Agency reported Friday. “The conclusion that our army and people have reached …Surgery Reveals North Korean Defector Is Riddled With Parasitic WormsNew York TimesA ‘preventive’ war with North Korea would be total hell. Here’s whyFox NewsNorth Korean defector found to have ‘enormous parasites’BBC NewsWashington Post -NBCNews.com -U.S. News & World Report -ABC Newsall 502 news articles »

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The TED talks empire has been grappling with sexual harassment, interviews and internal emails show – Washington Post

Friday, November 17th, 2017

Washington PostThe TED talks empire has been grappling with sexual harassment, interviews and internal emails showWashington PostSAN FRANCISCO — When Gretchen Carlson, a former Fox News anchor who now campaigns against sexual harassment, took the stage at a TED event this month, she described 2017 as a tipping point in the fight against workplace misconduct. But behind …and more »

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Trump now paying his own legal bills: report – The Hill

Friday, November 17th, 2017

The HillTrump now paying his own legal bills: reportThe HillPresident Trump is paying his own legal bills related to investigation into Russia’s meddling in the 2016 presidential election after months of the Republican National Committee (RNC) covering the costs, Reuters reported Friday. The legal bills are for …White House: No, Trump isn’t jet-lagged but full of energymySanAntonio.comall 22 news articles »

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Yukon High School teacher arrested for second-degree rape, child porn – kfor.com

Friday, November 17th, 2017

kfor.comYukon High School teacher arrested for second-degree rape, child pornkfor.comYUKON, Okla. – A Yukon teacher was arrested for allegedly having sexual contact with a minor. Officials say Hunter Day, 22, a science teacher at Yukon High School, was arrested Wednesday. Jail records show she was arrested for second-degree rape, …and more »

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Bill Clinton Should Have Resigned After Monica Lewinsky Affair, Democratic Senator Says – TIME

Friday, November 17th, 2017

TIMEBill Clinton Should Have Resigned After Monica Lewinsky Affair, Democratic Senator SaysTIMESen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., holds a news conference in the Capitol Visitor Center to introduce legislation that aims to address and prevent sexual harassment for Capitol Hill staff on November 15, 2017. Tom Williams—CQ-Roll Call,Inc. By Nash Jenkins.and more »

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Jesse Jackson diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease – CNN

Friday, November 17th, 2017

USA TODAYJesse Jackson diagnosed with Parkinson’s diseaseCNN(CNN) Civil rights activist the Rev. Jesse Jackson said Friday that he has been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. A neurological disorder with no cure, Parkinson’s can cause tremors, stiffness and difficulty balancing, walking and coordinating movement.Jesse Jackson Says He Has Parkinson’s DiseaseNPRCivil rights leader Rev. Jesse Jackson says he has Parkinson’s diseaseUSA TODAYRev. Jesse Jackson announces he has Parkinson’s diseaseChicago TribuneNBCNews.com -The Mercury News -SFGate -WLS-TVall 50 news articles »

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South Carolina Women’s Basketball Team Declines Donald Trump White House Invite – Bleacher Report

Friday, November 17th, 2017

Bleacher ReportSouth Carolina Women’s Basketball Team Declines Donald Trump White House InviteBleacher ReportThe South Carolina women’s basketball team will not be attending the White House celebration of collegiate champions Friday. According to ESPN, President Donald Trump invited South Carolina, among other teams that won titles last year in various sports …South Carolina women’s basketball team declines invitation to Trump White HouseThe Hill (blog)South Carolina Women’s Hoops Teams Turns Down White House InvitationNew York MagazineSouth Carolina Will Not Attend White House NCAA Champions Day Due to Scheduling ConflictSports IllustratedFox News -Mashable -Daily Beast -ESPNall 63 news articles »

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Woman behind ‘F— Trump’ truck sticker arrested on outstanding fraud warrant – New York Daily News

Friday, November 17th, 2017

New York Daily NewsWoman behind ‘F— Trump’ truck sticker arrested on outstanding fraud warrantNew York Daily NewsKaren Fonseca was arrested Thursday on an outstanding warrant after revealing herself as the owner of a “F— Trump” truck. (Facebook). BY Christopher Brennan. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS. Updated: Friday, November 17, 2017, 6:47 AM. A Texas woman is …and more »

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Why Kirsten Gillibrand saying that Bill Clinton should’ve resigned is a big deal – Washington Post

Friday, November 17th, 2017

NewsweekWhy Kirsten Gillibrand saying that Bill Clinton should’ve resigned is a big dealWashington PostSen. Kirsten Gillibrand on Thursday went to a place that few Democrats have dared or cared to go when it comes to allegations of sexual assault: Calling out Bill Clinton. From the New York Times: Asked directly if she believed Mr. Clinton should have …Bill Clinton, Roy Moore and the Power of Social IdentityNew York TimesGillibrand: Bill Clinton should have resigned over Lewinsky affairCNNEx- Clinton aide Reines blasts Gillibrand as a ‘hypocrite’PoliticoFox News -The Atlantic -New York Magazine -New Republicall 234 news articles »

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Navy Admits Its Aircraft Drew Lewd Images in Sky – Military.com

Friday, November 17th, 2017

Military.comNavy Admits Its Aircraft Drew Lewd Images in SkyMilitary.comThe Navy admitted to being behind a phallic image that appeared in the skies near Naval Air Station Whidbey Island, Wash. Twitter screenshot. The Spokesman-Review | 17 Nov 2017 | by Ryan Collingwood. OKANOGAN, Wash. — Look! Up in the sky!Navy acknowledges pilot drew male genitalia in the skyThe Hill (blog)Navy Members Admit to Using Aircraft to Draw Sky DongsMediaiteNavy admits aircraft involvement in obscene skywritingWPLG Local 10all 34 news articles »

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Who Is Hunter Day? Teacher Exchanged Nudes, Had Sex With Underage Student – International Business Times

Friday, November 17th, 2017

International Business TimesWho Is Hunter Day? Teacher Exchanged Nudes, Had Sex With Underage StudentInternational Business TimesA married teacher in Oklahoma was arrested Wednesday after she was accused of sending nude pictures and having sex with an underage student, media reports said Thursday. Hunter Day, 22, a science teacher at Yukon High School, was placed in the …Cops bust wife of high school football coach waiting for sex romp with teenNew York PostMarried teacher in alleged sexual relationship with student arrested in police stingIndependent.ieall 28 news articles »

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Roger Goodell has a Jerry Jones problem and nobody knows how it will end – ESPN

Friday, November 17th, 2017

USA TODAYRoger Goodell has a Jerry Jones problem and nobody knows how it will endESPNThis story appears in ESPN The Magazine’s Dec. 4 Fans, Family, Food, Football Issue. Subscribe today! THERE WAS A PAUSE. It was Aug. 9, inside Roger Goodell’s sixth-floor office at the NFL’s Park Avenue headquarters in New York City — down the hall, …Report: Jerry Jones threatened to ‘come after’ NFL commissioner Roger GoodellUSA TODAYJerry Jones to Roger Goodell: ‘I’m Gonna Come After You With Everything I Have’Sports IllustratedJerry Jones reportedly requests a special NFL owners meeting to discuss GoodellCBSSports.comChicago Tribune -DallasCowboys.com -Los Angeles Times -Deadspinall 274 news articles »

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Kirsten Gillibrand says Bill Clinton should have resigned, as old allegations resurface – Washington Post

Friday, November 17th, 2017

Washington PostKirsten Gillibrand says Bill Clinton should have resigned, as old allegations resurfaceWashington PostSen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) said Thursday that Bill Clinton should have resigned the presidency after having a relationship with White House intern Monica Lewinsky, the most prominent liberal to weigh in as the issue has moved from conservative …Bill Clinton should have resigned after Lewinsky affair, New York Democrat saysFox NewsWe Were YoungNational ReviewClinton ally Gillibrand says Bill should’ve resigned over Lewinsky affairNew York PostPolitico -The Daily Caller -Daily Beast -Washington Free Beaconall 26 news articles »

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Notorious Mafia ‘boss of bosses’ Salvatore ‘Toto’ Riina dies at 87 – Los Angeles Times

Friday, November 17th, 2017

Los Angeles TimesNotorious Mafia ‘boss of bosses’ Salvatore ‘Toto’ Riina dies at 87Los Angeles TimesMafia “boss of bosses” Salvatore “Toto” Riina died early Friday in a hospital while serving multiple life sentences as the mastermind of a bloody strategy to assassinate Italian prosecutors and law enforcement trying to bring down the Cosa Nostra …Mafia boss and mass murderer Riina dies in jailReutersToto Riina, Mafia ‘boss of bosses’, dies in jail aged 87BBC NewsSalvatore Riina, Sicilian Mafia’s ‘Boss of Bosses,’ Is DeadBloombergThe Guardian -New York Post -Financial Times -gulfnews.comall 51 news articles »

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Woman Steps Forward to Accuse George HW Bush of Groping Her When He Was Still President – Breitbart News

Friday, November 17th, 2017

Breitbart NewsWoman Steps Forward to Accuse George HW Bush of Groping Her When He Was Still PresidentBreitbart NewsAnother woman has come forward to charge former President George H.W. Bush with sexual misconduct, bringing the number of accusers to at least half a dozen. This sixth woman, who wants to remain anonymous, according to CNN, is the first to claim that …and more »

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Married high school teacher, 22, who appeared in a TV news segment about her job a month ago is arrested for having … – Daily Mail

Friday, November 17th, 2017

Daily MailMarried high school teacher, 22, who appeared in a TV news segment about her job a month ago is arrested for having …Daily MailA rookie high school chemistry teacher from Oklahoma has been arrested for allegedly having sex with one of her male students and exchanging nude photos with him. Hunter Day, 22, a married first-year chemistry teacher at Yukon High School, was arrested …and more »

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Massive fire rips through Pa. senior living community, forcing evacuations out into the cold – CBS News

Friday, November 17th, 2017

CBS NewsMassive fire rips through Pa. senior living community, forcing evacuations out into the coldCBS NewsLast Updated Nov 17, 2017 2:11 AM EST. WEST CHESTER, Pa. – At least 20 people were taken to hospitals as a massive fire ripped through a senior living community in Pennsylvania, reports CBS Philadelphia. The fire was reported around 11 p.m. …Tesla Semi, an electric big rig truck with 500-mile range, rolls into realityUSA TODAY20 Injured in Fire at Pennsylvania Senior Living CommunityU.S. News & World ReportMassive fire engulfs senior living facility outside of PhiladelphiaABC NewsPhilly.com -The Guardian -Business Insider -Daily Starall 52 news articles »

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North Korea will use NUCLEAR weapons to ‘reunify’ peninsula under a ‘socialist regime’ – Express.co.uk

Friday, November 17th, 2017

Express.co.ukNorth Korea will use NUCLEAR weapons to ‘reunify’ peninsula under a ‘socialist regime’Express.co.ukNORTH Korea will become “aggressive” towards the South if it develops nuclear weapons which it will use to “unify” the peninsula under a “socialist regime’, according to experts. By Matt Drake. PUBLISHED: 04:17, Fri, Nov 17, 2017 | UPDATED: 04:50, Fri, …S’pore suspends all trade with North KoreaThe Straits TimesSingapore suspends trade relations with North KoreaCNBCall 92 news articles »

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