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Arizona Air Force Base on Lockdown Amid Suspicious Sounds
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Arizona Air Force Base on Lockdown Amid Suspicious Sounds

Davis-Monthan Air Force base in Arizona was on lockdown Monday after unconfirmed reports of gunshot sounds. Officials posted on the base Facebook page that people should seek shelter. A charter school for grades 6 to 12 said on its Twitter account that it’s not allowing anyone to enter or leave the school. Tucson police said […]
Rubio Says He'll Support Donald Trump's Pick for Secretary of State
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Rubio Says He'll Support Donald Trump's Pick for Secretary of State

Sen. Marco Rubio will support former ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson for secretary of state, he announced in a statement posted on Facebook Monday, deferring to President Donald Trump’s selection over his concerns about Tillerson’s positions on Russia. “Given the uncertainty that exists both at home and abroad about the direction of our foreign policy, it […]
Lawsuit: Trump Business Ties Violate Constitution
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Lawsuit: Trump Business Ties Violate Constitution

To fight what it called a “grave threat” to the country, a watchdog group on Monday filed a lawsuit alleging that President Donald Trump is violating the Constitution by allowing his business to accept payments from foreign governments. The lawsuit claims that Trump is violating a clause in the Constitution that prohibits him from receiving […]
President Trump Signs 3 Executive Orders, Pulls US From TPP
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President Trump Signs 3 Executive Orders, Pulls US From TPP

President Donald Trump signed three executive orders this morning, taking immediate action on at least one main campaign promise. One executive order called for the U.S.’s withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership, fulfilling a promise made on the campaign trail in a move he says will help American businesses. “Great thing for the American worker, what […]
Retiring Border Chief Calls Trump's Wall a Waste of Time, Money
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Retiring Border Chief Calls Trump's Wall a Waste of Time, Money

Donald Trump’s most consistent campaign promise — to build a wall on the United States’ southern border to keep immigrants out — will be a waste of time and money, the head of the Customs and Border Protection agency told ABC News in a final warning just days before leaving office. “I think that anyone […]
Ex-President George H.W. Bush Moved Out of ICU; Barbara Bush Sent Home
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Ex-President George H.W. Bush Moved Out of ICU; Barbara Bush Sent Home

Doctors who are treating former President George H.W. Bush and his wife at a Houston hospital said today the former president is out of the ICU, and the former first lady has been discharged. George Bush, 92, was admitted to Houston Methodist Hospital Jan. 14 after exhibiting shortness of breath, and has been treated for […]
19 Dead Over 48 Hours as Tornadoes Wreak Havoc in the South
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19 Dead Over 48 Hours as Tornadoes Wreak Havoc in the South

At least 19 people have died over the last 48 hours due to tornadoes, as a violent system of storms made its way across the South from Mississippi to the Florida Panhandle and parts of Alabama and Georgia. At least 15 people died and around two dozen were injured in Georgia from tornadoes early Sunday […]
Iran Cautious in Its 1st Comments About President Trump
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Iran Cautious in Its 1st Comments About President Trump

Iran is being cautious in its first comments on U.S. President Donald Trump. Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Ghasemi told reporters on Monday that the Islamic Republic has no immediate pronouncement on Trump. Ghasemi says that it’s “too soon to assess him and analyze his remarks, stance and the framework of his viewpoints.” Ghasemi’s remarks […]