Washington Post

White House adviser asked FBI to dispute Russia reports
Washington Post
WASHINGTON — White House chief of staff Reince Priebus asked a top FBI official to dispute media reports that President Donald Trump's campaign advisers were frequently in touch with Russian intelligence agents during the election, a White House ...
Reports Say White House Asked FBI To Dispute Stories About Russia TiesHuffington Post
FBI rejected WH request to deny contacts between Trump advisers and Russia: reportThe Hill (blog)
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Kim Jong Un's half brother was killed by VX nerve agent, Malaysian police say
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SEOUL — The North Korean leader's half brother was killed by a nerve agent that can cause death within minutes if absorbed through the skin, Malaysian police said Friday. The finding will add to the increasing evidence suggesting that Kim Jong Un's ...
North Korea's Palace IntrigueNew York Times
Chemical weapon VX nerve agent killed N.Korean leader's half brother: Malaysian policeReuters
Malaysia says VX nerve agent used in killing of North Korean leader's half brotherFox News
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Spicer: Feds could step up enforcement against marijuana use in states
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White House press secretary Sean Spicer said Thursday that he expects states to be subject to “greater enforcement” of federal laws against marijuana use, a move that could undercut the growing number of jurisdictions moving to legalize the drug for ...
White House Opens Door To Crackdown On Recreational MarijuanaHuffington Post
Cannabis industry roiled by White House comments on enforcementUSA TODAY
Trump administration signals a possible crackdown on states over marijuanaLos Angeles Times
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Concerned citizens ask Huntsville City Council and Mayor to create a sanctuary city
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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Immigration is a controversial topic in national politics, and it is making its way to the local level in the Rocket City. Thursday, a group of concerned citizens came to the Huntsville City Council. They wanted to speak at the ...
Citizens seek sanctuary city status for HuntsvilleWAAY

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Huntsville City School Board Member speaks out about food being wasted in schools
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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – School Board Member Pam Hill's post is causing a stir on social media. The post is a picture of food being tossed out. pam-hill-food-thrown-away. School Board Member Pam Hill's post about wasted food. "I have a lot of friends who are ...


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Council member Devyn Keith announces community conversation on policing
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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – After dealing with an encounter with police, Huntsville City Councilman Devyn Keith wants to start a community conversation. Keith represents District 1. He said last week that the encounter — where police apparently briefly ...


Washington Post

Spicer: Feds could step up enforcement against marijuana use in states
Washington Post
White House press secretary Sean Spicer said Thursday that he expects states to be subject to “greater enforcement” of federal laws against marijuana use, a move that could undercut the growing number of jurisdictions moving to legalize the drug for ...
Officials in Legal Pot State Vow to Fight Federal CrackdownNew York Times
White House Opens Door To Crackdown On Recreational MarijuanaHuffington Post
Cannabis industry roiled by White House comments on enforcementUSA TODAY
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Making America great again apparently includes Cold War-era nuclear dominance
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At the end of last year, after he won the election but before he was inaugurated, President-elect Donald Trump decided to proactively set U.S. nuclear policy via Twitter. “The United States must greatly strengthen and expand its nuclear capability ...
The Left's Blatant Hypocrisy on Russia and IranNational Review
Trump calls for building up nuke arsenal to be 'top of the pack'The Hill
Trump wants to make sure US nuclear arsenal at 'top of the pack'Reuters
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Bannon vows a daily fight for 'deconstruction of the administrative state'
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The reclusive mastermind behind President Trump's nationalist ideology and combative tactics made his public debut Thursday, delivering a fiery rebuke of the media and declaring that the new administration is in an unending battle for “deconstruction ...
Stephen Bannon Reassures Conservatives Uneasy About TrumpNew York Times
Steve Bannon outlines his plan to 'deconstruct' WashingtonCNN
At CPAC: Bannon, Priebus, Trump Himself. Not at CPAC: Conservative PrincipleDaily Beast
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Reuters

Chemical weapon VX nerve agent killed N.Korean leader's half brother: Malaysian police
Reuters
KUALA LUMPUR VX nerve agent, a chemical the United Nations classifies as a weapon of mass destruction, was used to kill the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in a bizarre murder in Malaysia last week, police said on Friday.
North Korea's Palace IntrigueNew York Times
Malaysia says VX nerve agent used in killing of North Korean leader's half brotherFox News
Banned chemical weapon VX is potent killer that lingersWashington Post
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New York Daily News

FBI denies White House chief of staff Reince Priebus' call to rebut media reports on Trump-Russia ties
New York Daily News
White House chief of staff Reince Priebus asked FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe to talk to reporters and deny the stories published by CNN and the New York Times. (JAMES LAWLER DUGGAN/Reuters). BY Denis Slattery. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS.
AP News in Brief at 12:04 am ESTWashington Post
White House Asked FBI to Refute Stories on Trump-Russia Ties: ReportNew York Magazine
White House violated restrictions when it asked FBI to kill Trump-Russia stories: CNNRaw Story
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Turkey-backed rebels seize Islamic State's al-Bab stronghold in Syria
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BEIRUT — Turkish-backed rebels seized the Syrian town of al-Bab from Islamic State militants Thursday, ending a grinding offensive to push the extremist group from one of its final strongholds. Launched in August, the operation has proved unexpectedly ...
Car bomb attack near Syrian town captured from ISIS kills 35Fox News
Car bomb on Turkey-backed Syrian rebels kills 41, mostly civilians: sourcesReuters
Syria: 'Car bomb kills 41' near al-Bab after IS defeatBBC News
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ESPN

Pelicans lose as DeMarcus Cousins shines, Omri Casspi breaks thumb
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In his first game since being traded to New Orleans, DeMarcus Cousins records 27 points and 14 rebounds but the Pelicans lose to the Rockets 129-99. (1:03). Facebook · Twitter · Facebook Messenger · Pinterest · Email; comment. 1:44 AM ET.
Rockets rout Pelicans, 129-99, in Cousins' New Orleans debut (Feb 23, 2017)FOXSports.com
Pelicans waive Terrence Jones, add ThompsonUSA TODAY
Nothing Big Easy About It: Pelicans struggle in DeMarcus Cousins' debutCBSSports.com
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FOXSports.com

Irving, James lead Cavaliers past Knicks, 119-104 (Feb 23, 2017)
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CLEVELAND (AP) LeBron James recorded his 48th career triple-double and Kyrie Irving scored 23 points, leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 119-104 victory over the New York Knicks, who hung on to superstar Carmelo Anthony and Derrick Rose at ...
The Cavs got what they got, and that's good enough for themESPN (blog)
Charles Oakley sits next to Cavaliers owner during game against KnicksWashington Post
Knicks end do-nothing deadline day with stinker, Porzingis injuryNew York Post
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Mavericks, Timberwolves meet in key West clash (Feb 24, 2017)
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MINNEAPOLIS — When the Dallas Mavericks and Minnesota Timberwolves parted for the All-Star break, the two had nearly identical records and were looking up at several teams for a possible playoff spot. Dallas and Minnesota reconvene against each ...
Mavs turn eye to future by getting Nerlens Noel, waiving Deron WilliamsNBA.com
The Sixers held on to Nerlens Noel for too long and dealt him for a fraction of his worthSB Nation
Nerlens Noel posts thankful message to Philly fansComcast SportsNet Philadelphia
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