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Texas House OKs ‘sanctuary city’ ban with tough jail penalty

0SHARESShare Texas Rep. Rafael Anchia, D-Dallas, at podium, is surrounded by fellow lawmakers as he speaks against an anti-“sanctuary cities” bill that has already cleared the Texas Senate and seeks to jail sheriffs and other officials who refuse to help enforce federal immigration law, Wednesday, April 26, 2017, in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay) AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Republican-controlled ...

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Suspect barricaded in home after Delaware officer killed

0SHARESShare Authorities investigate the scene of a shooting, Wednesday, April 26, 2017, in Bear, Del. Delaware State Police say a trooper has been taken to a hospital after being shot at the convenience store. The trooper, who was on duty at the time, was taken to Christiana Hospital. (Damian Giletto/The News Journal via AP) MIDDLETOWN, Del. (AP) — A man ...

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Arkansas prepares to conclude aggressive execution schedule

0SHARESShare Pulaski County Circuit Judge Wendell Griffen, center, speaks at a news conference Wednesday, April 26, 2017, with his attorneys about a letter he’s sent to two panels seeking an investigation into Arkansas’ attorney general and Supreme Court over his removal from hearing death penalty cases. Griffen was removed from the cases after he participated in an anti-death penalty demonstration ...

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Trooper ambush killer sentenced to death in Pennsylvania

0SHARESShare FILE – In this Jan. 5, 2015, file photo, Eric Frein is led away by Pennsylvania State Police Troopers at the Pike County Courthouse after his preliminary hearing in Milford, Pa. Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty against Frein, who they said targeted state police because he was trying to foment an uprising against the government. Frein’s lawyers want ...

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United raising limit on payments to bumped flyers to $10,000

FILE – In this July 8, 2015, file photo, United Airlines planes are parked at their gates as another plane, top, taxis past them at George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston. United Airlines will increase to up to $10,000 the compensation it gives passengers who volunteer to be bumped off a flight, and won’t make you involuntarily give up a ...

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Trooper ambush killer sentenced to death in Pennsylvania

0SHARESShare FILE – In this Jan. 5, 2015, file photo, Eric Frein is led away by Pennsylvania State Police Troopers at the Pike County Courthouse after his preliminary hearing in Milford, Pa. Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty against Frein, who they said targeted state police because he was trying to foment an uprising against the government. Frein’s lawyers want ...

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Jefferson Muzzle ‘awards’ take aim at free-speech offenders

0SHARESShare RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Tennessee sheriff accused of deleting atheists’ comments on a county Facebook page, a school chief who dismissed a teacher who stepped on the American flag in class, and the U.S. Senate for a bill targeting speech on college campuses are among the winners of the Jefferson Muzzles — satiric awards bestowed annually by a ...

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Dispute over health payments defused, spending bill on track

0SHARESShare House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis. speaks during a news conference after a GOP caucus meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, April 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House and congressional Democrats on Wednesday defused a tense standoff over payments for the working poor under the health care law, keeping a massive government spending ...

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Jury sentences ambush killer to death in Pennsylvania

0SHARESShare FILE – In this Jan. 5, 2015, file photo, Eric Frein is led away by Pennsylvania State Police Troopers at the Pike County Courthouse after his preliminary hearing in Milford, Pa. Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty against Frein, who they said targeted state police because he was trying to foment an uprising against the government. Frein’s lawyers want ...

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