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This New "Mary Poppins Returns" Photo Will Remind You That There's A Lot Of Good Stuff To Look Forward To In 2018

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This is definitely an element of fun!View Entire Post ›

Anthony Scaramucci: Trump's view on climate change might surprise you - CNN

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CNN
Anthony Scaramucci: Trump's view on climate change might surprise you
CNN
Washington (CNN) Short-lived White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci on Sunday defended President Donald Trump's tweet last week on climate change, saying that his actual opinion on the subject might surprise people. "I love the ...
2017's top political feudsThe Hill
Yeah, All Of This Really Happened In 2017HuffPost
Scaramucci: Trump doesn't deny climate changePolitico
NBCNews.com -Washington Examiner -Breitbart News -The Guardian
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Trump's War on Regulations: More Than 1500 Withdrawn, Delayed or Under Review, Plus $570 Million in Savings - Breitbart News

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Breitbart News
Trump's War on Regulations: More Than 1500 Withdrawn, Delayed or Under Review, Plus $570 Million in Savings
Breitbart News
Shortly after being elected president, Donald Trump signed an executive order directing all federal agencies to find two regulations to cut for every new one issued. Agencies also were asked to pay for new regulatory costs by eliminating existing rules ...

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How Trump built his presidency of one - Axios

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Axios
How Trump built his presidency of one
Axios
Peter Baker puts on his historian's cap for today's installment of the N.Y. Times series, "Trump's Way" ... "A Year of Reinventing the Presidency ... Under Trump, a Once Unimaginable Presidency Becomes Reality": White House Chief of Staff John Kelly ...

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Here’s Why The Protests In Iran Probably Are Going To Get More Violent

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Security forces and protesters confront each other on a fourth day of demonstrations across the country.View Entire Post ›

How the Trump era is changing the federal bureaucracy - Washington Post

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Washington Post
How the Trump era is changing the federal bureaucracy
Washington Post
Nearly a year into his takeover of Washington, President Trump has made a significant down payment on his campaign pledge to shrink the federal bureaucracy, a shift long sought by conservatives that could eventually bring the workforce down to levels ...

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2017 Man Of The Year: President Donald J. Trump - Washington Free Beacon

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Washington Free Beacon
2017 Man Of The Year: President Donald J. Trump
Washington Free Beacon
From January 1 through December 31 no living being on earth has amassed more attention than President Trump. From Twitter to the tax code, this man dominates all adversaries. He rises before you and he goes to sleep after you. Nobody works harder for ...
Atkins: Reality turns away from traditionBoston Herald
Our crazy year in politics: 2017NBCNews.com
Left-Wing Mob Demands Blood For Okay Hand SignThe Daily Caller
Newsweek -The Hill (blog) -Breitbart News -New York Post
all 53 news articles »

How Long Will Your New Year's Resolutions Last Based On Your Favorite TV Shows?

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Will they last longer than Game of Thrones?View Entire Post ›

Multiple Sheriff’s Deputies ‘Down’ After Responding To Call Near Denver

Officers were called to investigate a domestic disturbance early Sunday.

23 Times Women Had To Put Up With Bullshit At Work Because The Patriarchy Is Real

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"My boss told me that to keep my job I needed to start putting Vaseline on my teeth for a beauty queen smile."View Entire Post ›

Travel To Some Exotic Destinations And We'll Describe How Your 2018 Will Go In One Word

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Start packing your bags and your six packs.View Entire Post ›

Are You An Actual Culinary Genius?

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Time to put your skills to the test.View Entire Post ›

Houston Police Arrest Drunk Man With Arsenal Of Weapons In Hotel Room: Reports

It's unclear why the man had multiple firearms at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Houston.

15 Tweets About Cutting Your Own Bangs That'll Make You Laugh, Then Cringe

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"Regrets, I have a few, but then again...most of them are hair-related." - Frank Sinatra, probably.View Entire Post ›

19 Of The Funniest Tweets By Women This Week

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"Damn boy are you the week between christmas and new year's day because how are you both so busy and so useless."View Entire Post ›

Code Red Alert Issued After Report Of 'Multiple Deputies Down' - CBS Local

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CBS Local
Code Red Alert Issued After Report Of 'Multiple Deputies Down'
CBS Local
DOUGLAS COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – A code red alert has been issued in Douglas County after a report of multiple deputies down. A Code Red was sent out regarding this incident. Any citizens in the affected area are instructed to shelter in place, avoid ...
Colorado police working 'officer down' situation outside of DenverFox News
Multiple officers shot, suspect at large, bomb squad, SWAT on scene in Douglas CountyThe Denver Post
Multiple deputies down in Douglas County, shelter in place ordered for residents9NEWS.com
The Denver Channel -Patch.com -WBAL Baltimore -KKTV 11 News
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Trump Booster David Clarke Threatens To Make Media 'Taste Their Own Blood' - HuffPost

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HuffPost
Trump Booster David Clarke Threatens To Make Media 'Taste Their Own Blood'
HuffPost
The former sheriff warns “libs” to “bring a hard hat” because “I'm going to smack you around.” By Mary Papenfuss. David Clarke/Twitter. Former Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke kicks “CNN” in the face, with help from President Donald Trump, in ...
'Punch them in the nose,' former Sheriff David Clarke says of news mediaUSA TODAY
Ex-Sheriff David Clarke denies facing FBI probe, calls reports 'fake news'Fox News
Former Sheriff David Clarke: Make the media 'taste their own blood'Washington Examiner
BizPac Review -The Hill (blog) -TheBlaze.com -NewsHounds (blog)
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For Trump, a Year of Reinventing the Presidency - New York Times

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New York Times
For Trump, a Year of Reinventing the Presidency
New York Times
WASHINGTON — When President Trump meets with aides to discuss policy or prepare for a speech, he may ask about the pros and cons of a new proposal. He may inquire about its possible effect. He may explore the best way to frame his case. But there is ...
Yeah, All Of This Really Happened In 2017HuffPost
Best Year Ever, or Worst? Goodbye 2017!NBCNews.com
2017's top political feudsThe Hill
Newsweek -ABC News -Tampabay.com -Las Vegas Review-Journal
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Fakers Gonna Fake

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Despite Facebook's Efforts, Fake News Stories Generated More Engagement In 2017 Than They Did Last YearView Entire Post ›

Pick An Outfit And We'll Tell You Where You Should Travel In 2018

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Get your passport ready!View Entire Post ›

Trump Booster David Clarke Threatens To Make Media ‘Taste Their Own Blood’

The former sheriff warns "libs" to "bring a hard hat" because "I'm going to smack you around."

Times Square Live Cam

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Watch live footage from New York City's iconic Times Square

How Many Of These Classic Films From 1998 Have You Seen?

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Because these were all made TWENTY years ago now. Enjoy this trip down memory lane...View Entire Post ›

Man found with guns, ammunition in Houston hotel room - USA TODAY

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USA TODAY
Man found with guns, ammunition in Houston hotel room
USA TODAY
HOUSTON — Police on Sunday arrested a man they say was found with several guns and ammunition in his Hyatt Regency hotel room downtown. Houston police responded to the scene around 1:30 a.m. Sunday at the Hyatt Regency downtown in the 1200 block of ...
Houston police say man had guns, ammunition in downtown hotel roomCBS News
Hours before hotel's NYE celebration man arrested with weapons in his roomKTRK-TV
Arsenal found in resident's room in Hyatt Regency DowntownChron.com
KPRC Click2Houston
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Fire in Abandoned NY Home Kills 1: Officials

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A fire at an abandoned home killed a man, who was likely there trying to stay warm, officials said.

Photo Credit: NBC 4 New York

Pick Your Outfits For This Week And We'll Match You With A TV Heartthrob

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Shop for your clothes, and a man.View Entire Post ›

Which Male Actor Are You Most Like Based On You Personality?

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Because you're dying to know.View Entire Post ›

5 Things That Are Better Now Because of Trump - Politico

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Politico
5 Things That Are Better Now Because of Trump
Politico
The end of the year is nigh. Time to discuss how the first year of Donald Trump's presidency has helped America. Let's pause here while scores of peppermint mocha go crashing to the floor at Starbucks all across our nation's capital. To many Americans ...
The economy is in store for more success in 2018New York Post
Trump's successes have been underreportedJackson Clarion Ledger
Bureaucrats scream as Trump eliminates govt. jobsAmerican Thinker (blog)
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette -WRTV Indianapolis -Springfield News-Leader
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Suspects arrested in Troy quadruple homicide plead not guilty to murder charges - New York Daily News

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New York Daily News
Suspects arrested in Troy quadruple homicide plead not guilty to murder charges
New York Daily News
Justin Mann, left, and James White, right, are seen in an undated photo provided by the Troy Police Department. Mann and James White have been arrested on murder charges in the deaths of two women and two children in their Troy apartment on Dec. 26 ...
2 Men Charged in Quadruple Homicide in Troy; Motive Is a MysteryNew York Times
Murder Suspect in Troy, New York Quadruple Slaying Was 'Friends' With Victim, Family Member SaysDaily Beast
Two Arrested in 'Savage' Christmas Day Slaying of New York Mother, Two Kids and Female PartnerPEOPLE.com
New York Post -ABC News -AOL -Albany Times Union
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New Year's Eve Likely to Be One of the Coldest on Record

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Better bundle up to ring in this new year. The region is set to have one of the coldest New Years Eve's on record with a forecast of at 11 degrees at the ball drop in Times Square and a wind chill below zero.
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Extreme cold to test New Year's revelers; some events iced - USA TODAY

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USA TODAY
Extreme cold to test New Year's revelers; some events iced
USA TODAY
Dress in layers, lay off the booze and bring some hand warmers. Those are some of the tips offered for the huge crowd of revelers expected in Times Square for what could be one of the coldest New Year's Eve ball drops on record. Brutal weather has iced ...
Bright lights of Times Square beckon, even on a frigid New Year's EveReuters
AP News in Brief at 6:04 am ESTWashington Post
New York City lays out heavy security plans for New Year's EveWABC-TV
CBS News -NBC New York -SFGate -International Business Times
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Catelynn Of ‘Teen Mom OG’ Heads Home After Treatment For Suicidal Thoughts

"So excited for the future," tweets Nova's mother.

Surviving 2017

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Some Of The Most Moving Personal Essays We've Published On Race, Family, Love And StruggleView Entire Post ›

16 Times Celeb Couples Made You Believe In Love In 2017

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It turns out 2017 wasn't all bad after all.View Entire Post ›

Minimum Wage Raises Coming To 18 States On New Year’s Day

Some hikes are less than a quarter an hour. But when you're making minimum wage, every penny counts.

Yeah, All Of This Really Happened In 2017

A lot can change in a year.

New England cable technicians hailed for heroic save of wandering toddler in frigid weather - ABC News

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New England cable technicians hailed for heroic save of wandering toddler in frigid weather
ABC News
Two utility workers who grew up together in Massachusetts are being hailed as heroes after guiding to warmth and safety a diaper-clad 2-year-old girl who managed to wander into car traffic during bitter cold weather. "This poor girl--I think it was ...
Workers lauded for tot rescueBoston Herald

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Bill's Books for Dec. 31

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Greetings, readers! Here's a sneak peek of what to expect on the Dec. 31 edition of Bill's Books:

As 2017 ends, Republicans struggle to counter a Democratic wave - Los Angeles Times

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Los Angeles Times
As 2017 ends, Republicans struggle to counter a Democratic wave
Los Angeles Times
The clock is ticking on the Republican majority in Congress: The GOP has just over 10 months to avoid a rout in 2018. Republicans could do it. They have time and several important factors on their side: a good economy, low crime rates, achievements of ...
Democrats think 2018 will be a good year, but are they realistic about their own problems?Washington Post
2017's top political feudsThe Hill
Donald Trump's First Year as President: A RecapThe Atlantic
NPR -National Review -USA TODAY -Newsweek
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6 Of The Most Bizarre News Stories In 2017

It's tough to believe so much weirdness was crammed into a single year.

It’s Hard To Believe All These Wild Political Moments Actually Happened In 2017

From bizarre handshakes to “sick puppy” dictators to microwaves turning into cameras, 2017 has been weird.

Fast Forward 🎬

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Movies And TV Shows To Be Really Excited About In 2018View Entire Post ›

Choose Your Favorite Room Styles And Find Out Which U.K. City You Should Live In

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Time to move.View Entire Post ›

Build A House And We'll Tell You Which Famous Woman You Resemble

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Umm sorry, I don't do autographs.View Entire Post ›