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Baby Driver? 'There's not much else to compare it to'

Baby Driver? 'There's not much else to compare it to'

But they will probably be the only ones. "It's like taking a history class and watching movies; Edgar watches every old movie there is to make his movies the way they are, and that's why they're so great". You could say he's back in the driver's seat. It's a necessity. To him, it's like air. It's a movie geek, fast vehicle, vroom-vroom fantasy come to life. Read More

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Area house-price gains softened slightly in March, Case-Shiller report shows

Area house-price gains softened slightly in March, Case-Shiller report shows

San Diego home prices rose 0.9 percent between March and April, and have climbed 6.6 percent since April of a year ago, according to the Standard & Poor's CoreLogic Case-Shiller Indices released Tuesday. That annual growth rate was a step back from a 4.4 percent increase in March. Analysts were expecting an increase of 5.9 percent for the month, according to Thomson Reuters consensus estimates. Read More

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Bernie Sanders attends health care rally at convention center

Investigators are looking into allegations that Jane Sanders falsified information on loan documents in order to expand the campus of Burlington College while she served as president of the liberal arts school. Attorney, "all of which are Democrats". "At the end of fiscal year 2011 (six months after closing on the loan), Ms. Sanders had collected only $279,000 in donations, which was less than 25 percent of the $1.2 million Ms. Read More

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Meier hopes Rauner leadership will bring budget compromise

Meier hopes Rauner leadership will bring budget compromise

Republicans said they weren't doing anything Democrats haven't also done for years. Madigan said House Democrats are working behind the scenes on a proposal, but he provided no details. "We're still talking to the state", said Tom Yates, executive director of Legal Council for Health Justice, who is representing the state's 3 million Medicaid recipients. Read More

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US Rep Scalise's condition upgraded to 'serious'

US Rep Scalise's condition upgraded to 'serious'

James Hoodgkinson's wife, Sue Hodgkinson , held a brief press conference outside their Belleville home Thursday afternoon. It happened while Republican congressmen were practicing for the annual Congressional Baseball Game. The bullet traveled across his pelvis - fracturing bones, injuring internal organs, and causing severe bleeding. "I responded that it was the Republican team practicing, and he proceeded to shoot Republicans", Duncan said the day of the shooting. Read More

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Severe thunderstorm warning in effect

Severe thunderstorm warning in effect

Periods of scattered showers and thunderstorms, some possibly becoming strong to severe, developed in Chicago's far west suburbs early Wednesday afternoon. Update 9:20 a.m.: The National Weather Service in Tulsa issued a thunderstorm warning for parts of Okmulgee and Okfuskee counties. Also: LaGuardia Airport in N.Y. Read More

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Trump administration amends travel ban date to keep legal battle alive

Trump administration amends travel ban date to keep legal battle alive

That ruling said the executive order violated US immigration law. Thus, if the court has any thought about ruling - before the summer recess - on any of the issues regarding the executive order, it would have to act with unusual dispatch. Whatever the Supreme Court does in this case, we probably haven't heard the end of the president's efforts to fulfill one of the basest, most un-American promises of his campaign. Read More

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Trump tells senators House health bill 'mean'

Left unsaid was Trump's apparent belief that the House version, which he touted vigorously, wasn't generous or kind, and obviously lacked heart. The study estimates that the House bill would also reduce federal spending by $328 billion over 10 years, compared with $119 billion in the CBO analysis. Read More

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Scalise Doctor Hopes for 'Excellent Recovery' Despite Risk

Jack Sava , director of the MedStar trauma center. The Congressman had been awake initially but, due to severe bleeding, had gone into shock by the time he arrived at the hospital. "I am sickened by this despicable act", Sanders said in a statement condemning all acts of violence. Sava estimates there are hundreds of bullet fragments in Scalise's pelvis and says doctors don't intend to try to remove them all, as that could cause more harm than good. Read More

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Hundreds protest after officer acquitted in fatal shooting of Philandro Castile

Castile then informs the officer hes carrying a weapon, but before he finishes his sentence, Yanez has his hand on his own gun and is pulling it out of the holster. After handing over his insurance card, Castile told him, "Sir, I do have to tell you, I do have a firearm on me". February 11: Castile's mother, Valerie Castile , unveils a temporary memorial at the site of her son's shooting. Read More

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US, Central American officials meet as Trump signals shift

US, Central American officials meet as Trump signals shift

Cullen is a seasoned federal criminal attorney with experience relevant to the assignment - he has handled politically sensitive case work as special counsel to Senator Paul Tribe during the Iran-Contra investigation, he is a former U.S. The investigation is also looking into whether or not the Trump campaign colluded with Moscow. Trump lashed out at that report at various times on Thursday through his Twitter feed, even recalling language from the campaign to criticize Hillary Clinton as ... Read More

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San Francisco UPS shooting leaves 4 dead, including gunman

San Francisco UPS shooting leaves 4 dead, including gunman

After the gunfire, auto shop owner Robert Kim said he saw "a mob of UPS drivers" running down the street screaming "shooter, shooter". San Francisco police responded to a shooting Wednesday at a UPS facility. Two other employees were shot in the shooting and five were hurt, police say. San Francisco Chronicle reporter Evan Sernoffsky has reported that two people were killed at the scene and multiple victims have been transported to San Francisco General Hospital . Read More

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Trump travel ban suffers new court defeat

Hawaii's court papers mentioned a series of Twitter posts that Trump wrote on June 5, after the administration sought Supreme Court intervention. In refusing to reinstate the travel ban, the Ninth judges said there was no evidence presented by the Trump administration to back the measure and pointed to a government report to support their decision. Read More

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Korea's ICBM and nuclear weapons nears completion

North Korea didn't say how many anti-ship missiles it launched, but South Korean national security director Chung Eui-yong said later Friday the North had fired four short-range missiles on Thursday. Foreign Affairs Minister Gerry Brownlee said the funding was stopped past year because of concerns over North Korea's provocative actions, including two nuclear tests in 2016. Read More

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Russian mobsters arrested for peddling stolen chocolate

Russian mobsters arrested for peddling stolen chocolate

Attorney's Office for the Southern District of NY. Most of the organization's members were born in the former Soviet Union and still have ties to Ukraine, Georgia, and the Russian Federation, NBC 4 said. In the three indictments and one complaint that were unsealed, some of the crimes are the stuff of classic mobster movies: a poker house in Brighton Beach, buying and selling cases of purported illegal cigarettes and selling stolen jewelry. Read More

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$1 million winning Powerball ticket sold in Dallas about to expire

$1 million winning Powerball ticket sold in Dallas about to expire

Powerball drawings are held at 10:59 p.m. The largest victor so far in the Powerball lottery drawing has come forward! Powerball tickets, which have been sold in New Jersey since January 2010, cost $2 each. That winning tickets were sold in California, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Rhode Island. This is the biggest potential Powerball prize since a $435.3 million jackpot was won February 22 by a graduate of Purdue University who asked to remain anonymous. Read More

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President Trump's typo 'covfefe' stumps spelling bee champ

President Trump's typo 'covfefe' stumps spelling bee champ

Vinay, 12, correctly spelled the word marocain, a dress fabric made of warp of silk or rayon and a filling of other yarns, to win the spelling bee held at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in suburban Washington. "After hearing from many Minnesotans who were rightfully offended, I've come to the conclusion that it would be best for her not to participate in the event we had previously scheduled", the Minnesota Democrat said Thursday, a day after he had said she was still welcome. Read More

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Man arrested in theft of Portland train victim's ring

Man arrested in theft of Portland train victim's ring

Candles with photos of Taliesin Namkai-Meche, right, and Ricky Best on them are shown at a memorial for the two men in Portland, Ore ., Wednesday, May 31, 2017. In court on Tuesday, Christian shouted , "Death to the enemies of America". The Portland train attack and the three heroes who risked their lives to protect two young women they didn't know has caught the nation's attention this past week. Read More

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3 ex-Penn State officials sent to jail in Sandusky scandal

The judge said the men could serve a substantial portion of their punishment on home confinement with electronic monitoring - meaning just two months in jail each for Spanier and Schultz and three months for Curley. Penn State head football coach Joe Paterno , right, poses with his defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky, left, during a Penn State Media Day event in State College, Pa., on August 6, 1999. Read More

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Police release Tiger Woods' DUI arrest video

The report said Woods was cooperative "as much as possible" when found asleep at the wheel early Monday morning. "Where you coming from man", Fandrey asks Woods in the video of the incident. There also was minor damage to the bumpers, and the passenger rear tail light was out. The vehicle had two flat tires and damage on the driver's side. Read More

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Trump is broadening his search for FBI director

According to CNN , Comey will soon meet with his predecessor, Robert Mueller , to discuss what the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director is and is not allowed to discuss in the Senate hearing. Trump fired FBI Director James Comey on May 10. Congress is due back in session next week. No date for testimony has been set. A spokeswoman for Sen. Read More

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Iowa's GOP senators cast doubt on health care law repeal

Iowa's GOP senators cast doubt on health care law repeal

Trump and Spicer both did not address a critical part of the health-care and tax-reform processes: The Senate already has the ability to pass both bills with a majority vote . Mr. Trump's reference to "tax cuts" stands in contrast to his own budget, released last week. The filibuster rule - which was formalized in 1917 but not used until 1919 to break a filibuster on the Treaty of Versailles (!) - was to further the distinction between Senate and House. Read More

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Merkel warns against 'simple answers' after Trump meetings

Merkel warns against 'simple answers' after Trump meetings

A German foreign ministry spokesman, Martin Schaefer, stressed that India enjoys rapid economic growth and development and, with a current population of over 1.3 billion, "will soon be the most populous country on Earth". "The interaction lasted almost three hours, and covered various areas of mutual interest including smart cities, skill development, clean energy, etc. Read More

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