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The water system may lose pressure this evening. In St. John the Baptist Parish, Edwards said, low water pressure led to the transfer of about 170 inmates from the jail In St. Jefferson Parish President Mike Yenni's administration said that because of the duration of below-freezing temperatures and their effect on some parish distribution lines and private lines, it would drop pressure from a normal 56 pounds per square inch to 45 psi "to conserve water and better control water consumption".
  • House Intel Committee Releases Glenn Simpson Trump-Dossier Testimony

    House Intel Committee Releases Glenn Simpson Trump-Dossier Testimony

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    One of them, Dmitry Ryboloviev, bought "a derelict estate at an extreme markup in Florida", Simpson testified. Special Counsel Robert Mueller is leading a separate probe by the U.S. Steele, who had been conducting the Russian-related research for Fusion GPS because of his prior intelligence work in Russia, had gone to the Federal Bureau of Investigation in early July, warning them of what he thought were national security concerns involving Trump's alleged ties to Russia.
  • Is Trump clever enough to avoid nuclear option?

    Is Trump clever enough to avoid nuclear option?

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    The planning for a potential nuclear war comes as President Trump has repeatedly threatened to launch a nuclear strike against North Korea . Reuters quoted European security sources as saying in late December that Russian tankers had supplied fuel to North Korea on at least three occasions in recent months by transferring cargo at sea in violation of worldwide sanctions.
  • Snow causes crash involving bus in Kentucky

    Snow causes crash involving bus in Kentucky

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    A witness said a Volvo tractor trailer hit a safety patrol truck from Kentucky Transportation cabinet parked in the emergency lane on the interstate. After hitting the KYTC truck, the semi-truck continued on hitting a Ford F-150, which then hit the Greyhound bus.
  • Pelicans' Davis has monster game in OT win over Celtics

    Pelicans' Davis has monster game in OT win over Celtics

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    The pure domination of "The Brow" at TD Garden reignited speculation about Davis joining the Celtics, pushing them past the Cavs in the East and raising them to the same level as the Warriors. Marco Belinelli , who also shot poorly from three-point territory (1 of 5), still affected the game in a positive way since defenders have to defend him at all times on the perimeter lest he heave up a deep three-pointer.
  • Powerful gale lashes Europe, 7 dead amid traffic chaos

    Powerful gale lashes Europe, 7 dead amid traffic chaos

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    Severe delays affected thousands of of commuters at some of the country's busiest rail stations, including King's Cross station and Waterloo in London. Some 100,000 people in NRW and in the northern state of Lower Saxony were left without power, a spokesman for the energy company Westnetz said. Thalys, the high-speed train service, suspended services to the Netherlands and Germany until at least 1300 GMT.
  • Calif. parents starved, shackled 13 children to beds, police say

    Calif. parents starved, shackled 13 children to beds, police say

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    Turpin, 49, and her husband, David Allen Turpin, 57, were jailed on $9 million bail. County officials investigating the case announced a press conference for Thursday. Investigators removed dozens of boxes, what appeared to be two safes and pieces of a bed frame. Some of the siblings were found shackled. The Turpins have lived in two Riverside County communities since moving to California from Texas in 2011.
  • Republicans eye another short-term bill to fund government

    Republicans eye another short-term bill to fund government

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    In remarks on Twitter , Donald Trump said he did not believe the opposition party truly wanted to negotiate a new arrangement for so-called Dreamers (undocumented migrants brought to the U.S. Many Democrats in Congress have insisted that immigration be a component of the temporary spending bill. Now, a second group of negotiators, led by the second-ranking Republicans and Democrats in the House and the Senate, has stepped in to attempt to craft a new deal but the talks have been largely ...
  • Trump says 'I'm not a racist,' keeps door open for DACA deal

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    Trump also denied making the statements attributed to him, but avoided the details of what he did or did not say. "That I can tell you". Illustrating their concern, however, a group of more than 70 psychologists, psychiatrists and mental health professionals implored Jackson to test Trump's cognitive ability.
  • For Detroit dad deported after 30 years in US, 'everything has changed'

    For Detroit dad deported after 30 years in US, 'everything has changed'

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    It's been less than a week since Jorge Garcia was sent back to Mexico, despite having lived in the USA since he was 10-years-old. "The Garcia family's story is heartbreaking and infuriating. Dingell spoke to customs officials on the Garcia's behalf a year ago and got an extension through the holidays, but was unable to stop his deportation.
  • Cory Booker blasts Republicans for amnesia over Trump's 'shithole' remark

    Cory Booker blasts Republicans for amnesia over Trump's 'shithole' remark

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    Trump on Friday denied describing certain nations as " shithole countries" in that meeting, arguing that the wording he used was different from the words that Democratic Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) of " mansplaning " during his passionate comments directed toward Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee.
  • Will 2020 contenders put Democrats in a bind on DACA?

    Will 2020 contenders put Democrats in a bind on DACA?

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    Senator Robert Menendez said the White House was holding Dreamers hostage in an attempt to get a growing list of demands on immigration that he said was "simply not acceptable" to attach to the narrow issue of protecting the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA ) program and securing us borders.
  • Bannon subpoenaed in Mueller's Russian Federation inquiry

    Bannon subpoenaed in Mueller's Russian Federation inquiry

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    One of the more powerful is the grand jury subpoena . "Steve was rarely in a one-on-one meeting with me and only pretends to have had influence to fool a few people with no access and no clue", Trump said in a statement. A spokesperson for Bannon did not respond to a request for comment from the Guardian . These comments were first reported by the Guardian . Bannon has alienated Republicans after the publication of Michael Wolff's book Fire and Fury early this month in which he ...