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Trump Calls for Bipartisanship, a Hard Line on Immigration

Trump Calls for Bipartisanship, a Hard Line on Immigration

WASHINGTON (AP) — Face to face with emboldened Democrats, President Donald Trump called on Washington to cast aside “revenge, resistance and retribution” and end “ridiculous partisan investigations” in a State of the Union address delivered at a vulnerable moment for his presidency. Trump appealed Tuesday night for bipartisanship but refused to yield on the hard-line…

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Virginia’s highest office frozen as Northam weighs next move

Virginia’s highest office frozen as Northam weighs next move

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s office put much of the business of governing on hold Tuesday as the Democrat privately weighed whether he can stay in the job despite the uproar over a racist photo on his 1984 medical school yearbook page. While Northam himself gave no public indication of which way…

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Paris Fire Suspect Arrested With Raised Lighter

Paris Fire Suspect Arrested With Raised Lighter

Paris (AP)  A police document shows the suspect in a Paris apartment building fire that killed 10 people was detained after she allegedly tried to torch a car nearby. The police document obtained by The Associated Press on Tuesday states officers responding to a trash can fire early Tuesday spotted the woman with her hand…

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Pope Francis Celebrates Historic Mass in Arabian Peninsula

Pope Francis Celebrates Historic Mass in Arabian Peninsula

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Pope Francis ministered on Tuesday to the thriving Catholic community in the United Arab Emirates as he concluded his historic visit to the Arabian Peninsula with the first-ever papal Mass here and a call for his flock to remain meek in following God. A day after making a…

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Throwback Night: Pats Wins Super Bowl the Old-Fashioned Way

Throwback Night: Pats Wins Super Bowl the Old-Fashioned Way

ATLANTA, GA (AP) — Graying but still gritty, Tom Brady, Bill Belichick and the Patriots came to the Super Bowl intending to stave off, for at least one more game, the inevitable onslaught of the NFL’s future. Job well done. Pro football never looked flatter, older and more stuck in the days of the VCR…

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