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U.S. Malloy takes issue with Trump spokesman's comments
Author: 0 Malloy takes issue with Trump spokesman's comments

On Fox News this evening, Tucker Carlson went head-to-head with Malloy. "The message is loud and clear, the state of CT will not allow the Trump administration's racist and xenophobic actions to destroy our community", Ana Maria Rivera-Forastieri, director of advocacy at Junta for Progressive Action , a New Haven-based organization that works with Latinos, said in a written statement.

U.S. Bilden withdraws as Navy secretary nominee
Author: 0 Bilden withdraws as Navy secretary nominee

Philip Bilden, President Trump's pick to lead the Navy, is expected to withdraw his nomination, according to multiple reports Sunday night. "After an extensive review process, I have determined that I will not be able to satisfy the Office of Government Ethics requirements without undue disruption and materially adverse divestment of my family's private financial interests", Bilden said.

U.S. Dale Earnhardt Jr. Mounts NASCAR Comeback
Author: 0 Dale Earnhardt Jr. Mounts NASCAR Comeback

There have been a few rule changes in the offseason, some affect bettors, most do not. Given his track record, it's a safe bet he will be competitive Sunday and beyond, despite the "newness" of his 2017 season. The DAYTONA 500 has been won from the pole nine times, last by Dale Jarrett in 2000. Given that unpredictability, choosing who will win each stage and who will win the race can best be done by looking at who has been strong here in the past.

U.S. 4 arrested after boy, 9, dies while weighing 15 pounds
Author: 0 4 arrested after boy, 9, dies while weighing 15 pounds

He was rushed to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Officials arrested Chad Kraemer, 33, Hubert Kraemer, 56, Robin Kraemer, 53, and Sarah Travioli, 30, for neglect of a dependent and neglect of a dependent resulting in death. Based on the test results, a Level 6 felony count of neglect of a dependent has been added to the original charges of neglect of a dependent resulting in death, a Level 1 felony charge; neglect of a dependent resulting in serious bodily injury, a Level 3 felony; ...

U.S. Tom Perez Gains Ground in Race for DNC Chair
Author: 0 Tom Perez Gains Ground in Race for DNC Chair

The U.S. Democratic Party on Saturday voted Tom Perez as its new national committee chairman, as the party struggled to overcome the deep rift among its members. Perez made a big step toward uniting the party when right after winning the election, he named Minnesota Congressman and runner-up for the seat, Keith Ellison, as his Deputy Chair.

Author: 0 Mexico rejects 'unilateral' United States migration moves

It is little wonder President Donald Trump predicts a "tough" meeting between his State Department and the Mexican government on Thursday after the Mexican foreign secretary threatened to to take legal action, potentially appealing to the United Nations, against the United States' "unilateral" deportation efforts.

Author: 0 Bernie Sanders reminds Donald Trump his inauguration crowd was smaller than Obama's

After Trump tweeted that his supporters should stage a rally and suggested that if they did, it would "be the biggest of them all", Sanders issued a little reminder to the president. Trump tweeted early Saturday. Many could not see the difference between Clinton and President Trump. Multiple reports said the Women's March attracted a larger audience than the Inauguration.

U.S. Pregnant woman among 7 fatally shot in one day
Author: 0 Pregnant woman among 7 fatally shot in one day

That story noted that seven people were fatally shot on Wednesday, including five over the course of two hours. The rate has also riled US President, who took to Twitter to vent against the law and order situation in Chicago . Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson expressed his anger at slow-moving legislation in the works in IL, regarding "tougher laws for repeat gun offenders".

U.S. 1 dead after auto ends up in a CT river
Author: 0 1 dead after auto ends up in a CT river

Around 7:40 p.m. Saturday night, patrons at the Whelk Restaurant on Riverside Avenue could hear the sound of a woman screaming for help. Police said they believe the vehicle went entered the Saugatuck River from the state boat launch on Elaine Road.

Author: 0 Police say dozens of headstones damaged at Jewish cemetery

Dozens of headstones at a Jewish cemetery in the Wissinoming section of Philadelphia have been broken and overturned. Tom Wolf (D) called the vandalism a "cowardly, disturbing act" Sunday afternoon, stressing the importance of finding the perpetrators.

U.S. Health leaders: Care would suffer if ACA repealed
Author: 0 Health leaders: Care would suffer if ACA repealed

During the 2016 campaign, Republican candidates from President Donald Trump on down the ballot pledged to "repeal and replace" the so-called Obamacare plan, citing skyrocketing premiums and insurers leaving the health insurance marketplace it established as evidence the law didn't work.

U.S. 'Flip or Flop' exes 'look forward to continuing the show'
Author: 0 'Flip or Flop' exes 'look forward to continuing the show'

The best thing for me is to focus on myself, and not worry what she is doing. Christina and Anderson reportedly parted ways recently, with a spokesperson for Christina telling TheWrap on Wednesday, " Christina is single and being in a relationship is the last thing on her mind".

U.S. Bitcoin poised at 3-year peak, nearing record high
Author: 0 Bitcoin poised at 3-year peak, nearing record high

This was followed by on-site inspections at the three bitcoin exchanges to investigate for potential money laundering, market manipulation and unauthorized financing . The cryptocurrency rose amid the expectation that the US Securities and Exchange Commission will approve at least one of the three proposed bitcoin-focused exchange-traded funds by a March 11 deadline.

U.S. Winter Weather Arrives...New Winter Weather Advisories
Author: 0 Winter Weather Arrives...New Winter Weather Advisories

Blizzard warnings remain in effect Friday morning in places such as Mankato, Jackson, Fairmont, Worthington and Albert Lea as winds gusting as high as 35 miles per hour are blowing the freshly falling snow around. Snow-covered and slick roads are expected throughout eastern Idaho, which are creating hazardous driving conditions. Thursday's low in Madison was 32 at 10:21 p.m., 14 degrees above the normal low and 52 degrees above the record low of 20 below for February 23, set in 1873 and 1889.

U.S. Lea Michele Joins Upcoming ABC Comedy Show
Author: 0 Lea Michele Joins Upcoming ABC Comedy Show

Michele, whose Broadway credits include Spring Awakening, Ragtime , and Les Miserables , will co-star opposite Brandon Micheal Hall. Jeremy Bronson ( The Mindy Project ) is writing the script and will executive produce alongside Diggs, Jamie Tarses, Scott Stuber, and James Griffiths.

Author: 0 Javier Flores Houston Subway employee dies taking bullet for mother

He was shot twice. They are seen 45 minutes later on video surveillance from the robbery of another Subway store in the 4800 block of San Jacinto Blvd. "They were getting ready to close", said Det. "When he run, running to grab the phone to call the police, the other guy jumped over the counter and told him "get him" that's when he got shot a second time".

U.S. Texas Policy Forces Transgender Teen To Wrestle Outside Of His Gender
Author: 0 Texas Policy Forces Transgender Teen To Wrestle Outside Of His Gender

The display was met by a few boos, but seemed to be less than what occurred during Beggs' quarterfinal match on Friday. The UIL permitted Beggs to compete, but would not allow him to wrestle the gender he identifies with after a rule was passed in early 2016 specifying athletes could only participate as the gender listed on their birth certificate.

Author: 0 AFSCME Approves Strike, Faults Rauner's 'Refusal' to Negotiate

In a statement Thursday, Rauner's general counsel Dennis Murashko called the strike authorization "an attack on our state's hardworking taxpayers and all those who rely on critical services provided everyday". He accused AFSCME leadership of an "ongoing misinformation campaign" about the administration's proposals. She says she hopes Governor Bruce Rauner will resume negotiating.

Author: 0 Girl Scout Cookie sale extended

To find Girl Scout Cookies, visit www.GirlScoutsNebraska.org or call the Cookie Hotline at 877-636-4684. But before you fork over some hard-earned dough for cookies, there is another "dough" you might want to consider - and it has everything to do with the popular cookie flavors.