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Donald Trump
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May 23, 2018 - 11:36 am
President Donald Trump violates the U.S. Constitution's First Amendment when he blocks critics on Twitter for political speech, a judge ruled Wednesday.
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May 23, 2018 - 10:23 am
Twitter says it's adding special labels to tweets from some U.S. political candidates ahead of this year's midterm elections.
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From left, The San Francisco 49ers' Eli Harold (58), Colin Kaepernick (7) and Eric Reid (35) kneel during the national anthem before their a game against the Dallas Cowboys on October 2, 2016, at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. (Photo by Nhat V. Mey
San Francisco 49ers' Eli Harold (58), Colin Kaepernick (7) and Eric Reid (Photo credit: Nhat V. Meyer/Bay Area News Group/TNS/Sipa USA)
May 23, 2018 - 9:51 am
NFL owners have approved a new policy aimed at addressing the firestorm over national anthem protests, permitting players to stay in the locker room during the "The Star-Spangled Banner" but requiring them to stand if they come to the field...
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U.S. President Donald J. Trump hosts a law enforcement roundtable on MS-13 at The White House in Washington, DC, February 06, 2018. (Photo by Chris Kleponis/Pool/Sipa USA)
President Donald J. Trump (Photo credit: Chris Kleponis/Pool/Sipa USA)
May 23, 2018 - 9:45 am
The President escalated his efforts to discredit the Russia investigation saying the FBI has been caught in a "MAJOR spy scandal" over its use of a secret informant to determine whether some of Trump's campaign aides were working with Russia ahead of the 2016 election...
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In this Sept. 8, 2008, file photo, author Philip Roth poses for a photo in the offices of his publisher, Houghton Mifflin, in New York. Roth, prize-winning novelist and fearless narrator of sex, religion and mortality, has died at age 85, his literary age
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May 23, 2018 - 9:32 am
Roth, the prize-winning novelist and fearless narrator of sex, death, assimilation and fate, from the comic madness of "Portnoy's Complaint" to the elegiac lyricism of "American Pastoral," died Tuesday night at age 85...
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Michael Rotondo, left, sits during an eviction proceeding in Syracuse, N.Y., brought by his parents, Mark and Christina, of Camillus. The two parents confer with their lawyer, Anthony Adorante, in the court gallery behind. Rotondo told the judge Tuesday,
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May 23, 2018 - 8:04 am
In a real-life case of "Failure to Launch," an upstate New York judge Tuesday ordered a 30-year-old man to move out of his parents' house after they went to court to have him ejected…
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OAKLAND, CA - JANUARY 19: Oakland mayor Libby Schaaf looks on during an assembly at Edna Brewer Middle School about the U.S. Constitution on January 19, 2018 in Oakland, California. Oakland mayor Libby Schaaf discussed the U.S. Constitution with middle sc
Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf (Photo credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
Megan Goldsby
May 22, 2018 - 2:58 pm
A Republican Congressman from Iowa has introduced the "Mayor Libby Schaaf Act of 2018." As KCBS Radio's Megan Goldsby reports, it could mean jail time for public officials who warn their constituents about upcoming ICE sweeps.
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In this March 12, 2015, file photo, Seattle police officer Debra Pelich, right, wears a video camera on her eyeglasses as she talks with Alex Legesse before a small community gathering in Seattle. While the Seattle Police Department bars officers from usi
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May 22, 2018 - 1:41 pm
The American Civil Liberties Union and other privacy activists are asking Amazon to stop marketing a powerful facial recognition tool to police, saying law enforcement agencies could use the technology to "easily build a system to automate the identification and tracking of anyone."
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David Tepper, left, is greeted by as NFL commissioner Roger Goodall
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May 22, 2018 - 1:14 pm
The new owner of the Carolina Panthers is committed to keeping the team in the Carolinas.
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In this June 30, 2013, file photo, R. Kelly performs onstage at the BET Awards at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles. A woman filed a lawsuit Monday, May 21, 2018, in New York against R. Kelly, claiming the singer sexually assaulted her. He has long been th
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May 22, 2018 - 1:12 pm
A woman said in a lawsuit filed in New York, singer R. Kelly sexually abused, locked her in rooms and vehicles for punishment and infected her with herpes...
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