'Infrastructure week,' designed to challenge Democrats, finds no takers
If President Trump's “infrastructure week” was winning converts, Rep. Rick Nolan (D-Minn.) was exactly the sort of Democrat who should have come over. Elected in 2012, he watched his blue-leaning district in northeast Minnesota swing hard right, giving ...
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Why the depressing CMT Awards felt like one long commercial
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No branding opportunity was left unexploited at this year's CMT Awards, which the country music television network broadcast live Wednesday night from Nashville's Music City Center. A tire company had its name on one of the venue's stages, while a ...
CMT Music Awards: Best and worst moments; Keith Urban steals the showWashington Post
Keith Urban and Carrie Underwood among the big winners at the 2017 CMT Music AwardsABC News
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Oklahoma head coach Bob Stoops is retiring, says 'the timing is perfect'
Bob Stoops, the longtime Oklahoma head coach who led the Sooners to an undefeated season and national championship in 2000, is retiring effective immediately. Offensive coordinator Lincoln Riley will take over. NewsOK.com's Berry Tramel first reported ...
Bob Stoops Reportedly Retiring; Lincoln Riley to Replace Oklahoma Sooners HCBleacher Report
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Kansas Republicans raise taxes, ending their GOP governor’s ‘real live experiment’ in conservative policy – Washington Post
Kansas Republicans raise taxes, ending their GOP governor's 'real live experiment' in conservative policy
Republicans in Kansas broke ranks with the state's conservative governor Tuesday night, voting to raise tax rates and put an end to a series of cuts. The GOP revolt is a defeat for Gov. Sam Brownback, who overhauled the state's tax system beginning in ...
The Death of Kansas's Conservative ExperimentThe Atlantic
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Eric Trump Calls Democrats Subhuman After Report His Charity Ripped Off Kids
On Tuesday, Forbes published a bombshell report detailing the various ways in which Eric Trump and Donald Trump allegedly funneled $1.2 million that should have gone to kids with cancer to the Trump Organization. It didn't start out that way, of course.
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Sears to close Elyria store; Kmart also announcing more closures
CLEVELAND, Ohio - Sears Holdings announced Tuesday that it plans to close its Elyria store and auto center. This was part of Sears larger announcement to close 66 more stores, in addition to the 180 already announced, as part of an effort to bring ...
Sears set to close Manteca's Kmart; other area Sears and Kmarts sparedModesto Bee
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Report: More Sears and Kmart stores closing, including 3 in Western Pa.Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
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Trump to nominate Christopher Wray as next FBI director
President Trump announced Wednesday that he would nominate Christopher A. Wray — a white-collar criminal defense attorney who led the Justice Department's Criminal Division during the George W. Bush administration — to serve as the next FBI director.
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Justice Department will no longer allow big companies and banks to settle by donating to outside groups – Business Insider
Justice Department will no longer allow big companies and banks to settle by donating to outside groups
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department will no longer allow big companies and banks to settle cases by donating to outside organizations, ending a little-known practice that had become a rallying cry for some conservatives. In a memo released early ...
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Wreckage of Missing Myanmar Military Plane Is Found
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A Chinese-made Y-8 operated by the Myanmar Air Force in 2015. A similar model disappeared on Wednesday. Credit Ye Aung Thu/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. YANGON, Myanmar — Searchers found bodies and debris on Thursday from a ...
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