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UN Security Council Passes Syria Cease-Fire After Hundreds Killed In Bombing Siege

Smoke billows after a Syrian government airstrike on the besieged Eastern Ghouta region, on the outskirts of Damascus, late Friday. On Saturday, the U.N. Security Council approved a 30-day cease-fire in Syria. Ammar Suleiman/AFP/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Ammar Suleiman/AFP/Getty Images Smoke billows after a Syrian government airstrike on …

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Possible Tornado Strikes Adairville, Kentucky, as Severe Storms Hit the South; At Least 1 Dead

One person died after a possible tornado damaged several structures Saturday near the Kentucky and Tennessee state line as a line of severe storms moved through the South. Logan County Sheriff Clint Wright confirmed during a WHOP-AM Facebook live broadcast that a woman died in a home on Dot Road near Adairville, Kentucky. Logan County Sheriff’s …

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Trump floats new gun measures as gun owners talk ‘betrayal’

When President Donald Trump raised the idea of banning “bump stocks” and curbing young people’s access to gun, gun owners and advocates who helped his political rise talked about disloyalty and desertion. Trump’s flirtation with modest gun control measures drew swift condemnation from gun groups, hunters and sportsmen who banked …

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Democratic Memo Defends FBI Surveillance of Ex-Trump Adviser

WASHINGTON—A Democratic memo released Saturday defended federal investigators’ handling of the surveillance of a former Donald Trump campaign adviser and rejected Republicans’ contention that the agents had a partisan motive for looking into his conduct. The 10-page redacted memo written by Democrats on the House Intelligence Committee amounts to a …

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Chicago Father Charged With Murder After He Allegedly Nearly Decapitated His 2-Year-Old Son

Chicago police charged a man with murder after his 2-year-old son was found nearly “decapitated” at their home in the Little Village neighborhood on Wednesday. Rolando Ortiz, 37, is alleged to have committed the “brutal and horrific slaying” of his son Mateo Garcia Aguayo when he got fed up with the …

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US Will Move Embassy to Jerusalem in May, Marking Israel’s 70th Birthday

Advertisement Supported by ImageThe move of the American embassy to Jerusalem will coincide with the 70th anniversary of the creation of the state of Israel.CreditAbir Sultan/European Pressphoto Agency WASHINGTON — The Trump administration plans to officially move the United States Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem in May …

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With Focus On Guns, Trump Warns Conservatives Not To Be ‘Complacent’ In 2018

Updated at 1:15 p.m. ET During a meandering speech Friday morning at the Conservative Political Action Conference, President Trump doubled down on arming some teachers and school personnel after last week’s shooting at a Parkland, Fla., high school that killed 17 people. His comments were nearly identical to what National …

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Trump: Florida school officer ‘didn’t have the courage’

Media caption“School sheriff didn’t have the courage” An armed officer who stood outside a Florida school where a gunman killed 17 people last week “certainly did a poor job”, US President Donald Trump says. Deputy Scot Peterson resigned after an investigation found he failed to confront the suspect. Mr Trump …

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