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    1 min ago | CBS 3 Springfield

    New Jersey's new Democratic governor signed legislation Wednesday setting aside about $7.5 million for family-planning and women's health. It's the first bill that Gov. Phil Murphy has signed into law since succeeding Republican Chris Christie last month.

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  2. Sessions forms U.S. cyber task force after election warningsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 min ago | WTAX-AM Springfield

    U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Tuesday announced he would create a task force to examine how his Justice Department can better combat global cyber threats, including efforts to interfere with elections or damage critical infrastructure. Last week, leaders of U.S. intelligence agencies warned that Russia will try to interfere in the 2018 midterm elections in November and said the United States was "under attack."

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  3. Supreme Court rules against US victims of 1997 terror attack in case involving Iranian artifactsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 min ago | Washington Examiner

    In the opinion for the case, Rubin v. Islamic Republic of Iran, delivered by Justice Sonia Sotomayor, the justices affirmed a decision from the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, which ruled against the victims of the attack and in favor of Iran.

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  4. Devin Nunes encourages Kremlin propaganda machine to promote his messageRead the original story

    1 min ago | Washington Times

    House Intelligence Committee chairman Devin Nunes on Wednesday sent out what appeared to be a tongue-in-cheek plea from his personal Twitter account to Russian social media propagandists to make a story about his arch rival on the panel "go viral." In his tweet, the California Republican wrote : "Catch up on mainstream media Russian conspiracy theories in this piece by @FDRLST PS-If you are a Russian Bot please make this go viral PSS-If you're not a Russian Bot you will become one if you retweet."

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  5. NTSB: Truck hit by GOP train was on tracks after warningRead the original story

    2 min ago | WKOW-TV

    Students who survived the Florida school shooting are preparing to flood the Capitol pushing to ban the assault-style rifle used to kill 17 people, vowing to make changes in the November election if they can't... Students who survived the Florida school shooting are preparing to flood the Capitol pushing to ban the assault-style rifle used to kill 17 people, vowing to make changes in the November election if they can't persuade lawmakers to change law now. Several states could see severe flooding and other weather-related problems amid a storm system that has brought rain, ice and snow to the Midwest and Great Plains.

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  6. NRA Spokesperson Dana Loesch to Join CNN Town Hall on Parkland Shooting TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | RedState

    This evening at 9pm EST, Jake Tapper and CNN are hosting a town hall meeting with students and family members who were victims of the tragic shooting in Parkland, Florida, as well as politicians and public figures, on the subject of guns. The controversial town hall will include Senator Marco Rubio of Florida, as we reported yesterday .

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  7. Suspect arrested after apartment evacuated following discovery of volatile chemicalsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | WKOW-TV

    Police have arrested a man as part of their investigation into an apartment filled with volatile chemicals that forced the evacuation of 25 families. Residents were not allowed back into their homes Wednesday morning as experts continued to evaluate chemicals found inside an apartment.

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  8. GOP leaders to seek halt to Pennsylvania congressional mapRead the original story

    2 min ago | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Republican leaders of the Pennsylvania Legislature said Wednesday they will soon ask the U.S. Supreme Court to halt the imposition of new congressional district maps , two days after they were announced by the state's highest court. House Speaker Mike Turzai said that later Wednesday he and his Senate counterpart will request an emergency stay of what he called a "completely partisan, ultimate gerrymander."

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  9. Supreme Court sides with Chicago museum in terror case Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | WSB-TV

    The Supreme Court is preventing survivors of a 1997 terrorist attack from seizing Persian artifacts at a Chicago museum to help pay a $71.5 million default judgment against Iran. The court ruled 8-0 Wednesday against U.S. victims of a Jerusalem suicide bombing.

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  10. Westland mayor Bill Wild announces Congressional run in 13th DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | MLive.com

    Westland Mayor Bill Wild joined the race to replace former Congressman John Conyers in the 13th Congressional District Wednesday, the latest of several Democratic hopefuls to announce bids for the seat. Wild, who has served as Westland's mayor since 2007 and also spent time on the Westland city council and planning commission, said Wednesday he believes he has the right experience, energy and track record to win over 13th District voters.

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  11. Face-to-Face: NRA to Hold Town Hall With Parkland High School StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | RedState

    This will be the first time, ever, that the National Rifle Association will be sitting down and facing those who would accuse them of being at the root of mass shootings in this nation. Of course, those people are wrong.

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  12. HRC Announces Key Leadership for AZ Team Ahead of 2018 ElectionsRead the original story

    3 min ago | PressReleasePoint

    Today, the Human Rights Campaign , the nation's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer civil rights organization, announced that Justin Unga will lead HRC's Arizona efforts as Arizona State Manager and Stan Williams will serve as HRC's Arizona Deputy State Manager. The new additions to the HRC team are part of a major grassroots expansion ahead of the 2018 elections called HRC Rising -- the largest strategic investment in the organization's 38-year history, including significant investments in Arizona.

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  13. Students to rally for gun reform at Capitol: 'Adults have failed us'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | MLive.com

    Kalamazoo high school students are joining with a group of lawmakers and others to descend on the Michigan Capitol and ask for action on gun reform. A rally is scheduled at 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 22, at the Capitol building in Lansing, a week after a group of Kalamazoo Central High School students created an online petition demanding gun reform that went viral.

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  14. Democrats Are Ready to Boot Pelosi From Her Leadership PositionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | RedState

    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is one of the more go-hard-or-go-home members of her party in terms of pushing agendas, but far too often Pelosi acts more like a one-woman show than she does a leader, acting against the interests of her party in order to accomplish her own goals. This has naturally rubbed too many Democrats the wrong way, and now there are rumblings within the Democratic party to see her replaced as House Minority Leader, according to Politico .

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  15. Shooting survivor Gabby Giffords rolls out anti-gun ad attacking Florida governorRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    Former congresswoman and mass shooting survivor Gabby Giffords is calling out Florida Gov. Rick Scott over his inaction on gun violence and ties to the National Rifle Association a week after 17 people were killed in a school shooting in Parkland, Florida. Giffords rolled out an ad campaign against the governor on Tuesday, including what she called a "six-figure ad buy" to air a commercial targeting Scott.

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  16. Gun stances of Ohio governor candidates run the gamutRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Whiznews.com

    Want a governor who's all-in on gun rights? How about one who supports a complete ban on assault-type weapons? Republican Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor reasserted her support for the 2nd Amendment and said more "trained, law-abiding citizens" should be carrying guns on school campuses.

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  17. Here's How America Is Praising Its Best-Known Preacher: Billy...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Christianity Today

    Americans remembered the significance and scope of Graham's groundbreaking ministry in tributes and tweets for hours after his death Wednesday morning at age 99. In addition to familiar nicknames like "America's pastor," leaders referred to Graham as the most influential evangelist in America, modern history, and the world. Both "Billy Graham" and "Evangelist the Rev" trended on Twitter.

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  18. Supreme Court: Dodd-Frank whistleblower protection is narrowRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Westport News

    In this Oct. 10, 2017 photo, the Supreme Court in Washington is seen at sunset. The Supreme Court says whistleblower protections passed by Congress after the 2008 financial crisis only apply to people who report problems to the government, not more broadly.

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  19. Engineers serve as diverse enablers in ArmyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | The United States Army

    Students learn the basics of installing electrical wires and devices, as well as working with circuitry of all types commonly found in homes and businesses, during the 80th Training Command's Interior Electrician Course at Fort Dix, N.J., June 7, 2015. U.S. Army geospatial engineers prepare maps for a humanitarian mission in Liberia, where the Army is assisting in Ebola outbreak relief efforts.Geospatial engineering help create a common operational picture through the collection of information about a physical operating environment.

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  20. Donald Trump's 'tougher on Russia' claim fits a pattern of striving to one-up ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Aides and advisers say, US President Donald Trump's near-compulsion with measuring himself against Barack Obama reflects an innate need to be judged superior to his peers. To hear US President Donald Trump tell it, he is tougher than former president Barack Obama.

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