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The Daily 202: Trump is caving on border wall funding after showing his base that he tried - Washington Post
With Breanne Deppisch. -- Thank you, readers! The Daily 202 has won The Webby Award for Best Email Newsletter. THE BIG IDEA: Donald Trump blinked first ? again. After the bluster comes the inevitable bow to reality. Last night the president backed off ...

Arkansas carries out country's first back-to-back executions in almost two decades - Washington Post
Arkansas on Monday night executed two inmates in back-to-back lethal injections, carrying out the country's first double execution since 2000. The executions came after Arkansas, pushing back on legal challenges, executed an inmate last week, the state ...

Despite his rhetoric, here's a clear sign that Trump is eager to show 100-day wins - Washington Post
The surest sign that President Trump isn't doing well in a particular area is when he goes out of his way to undercut its importance. When he was struggling in polls during the campaign, the pollsters behind the numbers were regularly disparaged as ...

State Department removes Mar-a-Lago post amid outcry - CBS News
The State Department has removed a story from one of its websites that critics said looked like an advertisement for President Donald Trump's privately owned Florida club, Mar-a-Lago. The story about what the Trump administration calls the ?Winter ...

Tennessee Amber Alert: Teacher planned to take girl to Mexico, documents show - Fox News
A Tennessee teacher charged with kidnapping a 15-year-old student and driving her to California had planned to take the girl to Mexico and took a boat from San Diego on a test run, according to federal court documents filed this week. Meanwhile, the ...

How Trump works: A network of friends and advisers on the outside - CNN
Washington (CNN) Sometimes he calls to ask for advice. Other times he just wants to vent. But nearly every day of his presidency, President Donald Trump has picked up the phone and turned to a network of more than two dozen fellow billionaires and ...

Breitbart Has Been Denied Congressional Press Credentials - BuzzFeed News
The standing committee of the US Senate Daily Press Gallery has denied Breitbart News permanent credentials to Capitol Hill, a move that would have given the right-wing news outlet more legitimacy within the Washington media. Originally posted on April ...

3 District 211 High Schools Among Top-Ranked In Illinois: U.S. News And World Report - Patch.com
Find out which schools from the Palatine-based district made the magazine's annual top 50 list for the state this year. By Joe Vince (Patch Staff) - April 25, 2017 11:38 am ET. 3 District 211 High Schools Among Top-Ranked In Illinois: U.S. News And World.
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Landrieu, mayors to talk sanctuary cities with Attorney General Sessions - NOLA.com
Mayor Mitch Landrieu met with Attorney General Jeff Sessions Tuesday (April 25) to discuss illegal immigration enforcement, policing policies.( Michael DeMocker, The Times-Picayune ). 0 shares. By Richard Rainey, NOLA.com · rrainey@nola.com.
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Kasich: Trump needs to act like 'father of America' - The Hill (blog)
Ohio Gov. John Kasich (R) on Tuesday urged President Trump to start acting like the "father of America," but said voters should "give him a chance" as his presidency nears the end of its first 100 days. "When you're running a big job like that, you ...

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