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Ted Cruz , R-Texas, right, look on during a Republican presidential primary debate at The University of Houston , Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016, in Houston . Donald Trump heads into the March 1 contests with remarkable momentum, after three consecutive victories in New Hampshire, South Carolina and Nevada.
  • How Donald Trump won Nevada, in one word: Anger

    How Donald Trump won Nevada, in one word: Anger

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    Trump responded angrily to a protester at a Las Vegas rally on the eve of the caucuses, saying: " I'd like to punch him in the face ". The state's rules make it possible for a candidate to win a majority of the Texas' 155 delegates even with a relatively small plurality of the vote statewide and in individual congressional districts - meaning even a relatively small shift toward Trump or Cruz could have a massive effect.
  • Bernie Sanders: 'Not writing off South Carolina'

    Bernie Sanders: 'Not writing off South Carolina'

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    Later, during the panel discussion, Sharpton said that if Sanders "addresses the issues and can convince people that they can trust that he will enact them", then he does have a realistic chance of taking the black vote away from Clinton.
  • Donald Trump: 'I love the poorly educated'

    Donald Trump: 'I love the poorly educated'

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    Trump is expected to address the crowd later Tuesday night. All the remaining Republican candidates will take part in a televised debate in Texas on Thursday, their last chance to woo voters before Super Tuesday . Donald Trump was declared the winner of the Nevada Republican presidential caucuses early Wednesday morning, extending his lead in the nomination fight before the nationwide contests next week.
  • Beyonce to Drop New Album in April?

    Beyonce to Drop New Album in April?

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    Sure Bill Gates has a lot going on, but one of the habits of successful people is certainly keeping tabs on Beyoncé. He added that he has never met Beyoncé , but did get to meet Jay Z for a bit he did in 2008 when he was retiring from Microsoft.
  • Rihanna And Drake's 'Work' Video Might Be The Hottest Thing Ever

    Rihanna And Drake's 'Work' Video Might Be The Hottest Thing Ever

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    He added that he has never met Beyoncé , but did get to meet Jay Z for a bit he did in 2008 when he was retiring from Microsoft. So, you can probably recall the lines, "You just might be a black Bill Gates in the making (cause I slay)/I just might be a black Bill Gates in the making!" Bey and Bill Gates might be closer than he thinks.
  • Scalia's many health problems unknown to public before death

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    We'll see what happens. Any nominee for a federal judgeship must secure approval of the Senate Judiciary Committee. Rubio + Cruz + 0.68 = Trump Brent Budowsky: GOP: The party of fratricide Romney: There's a "bombshell" in Trump's tax returns MORE (D-Nev.) on Wednesday said he approves of making Gov.
  • Bundy family, supporters face 16 federal felonies for 2014 standoff

    Bundy family, supporters face 16 federal felonies for 2014 standoff

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    Bundy was arrested in OR, where his sons Ryan and Ammon Bundy were involved in the occupation of an OR wildlife refuge. The court ordered Bundy remain behind bars, saying he is a flight risk. At the time of BLM's attempted roundup, roughly 1,000 cattle roamed public lands as far away as the Lake Mead National Recreation Area - 50 miles from his ranch on the banks of the Virgin River.
  • Storms hit the South, causing death and damage

    Storms hit the South, causing death and damage

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    More severe weather was expected on Tuesday evening as the storm system moved eastward, forecasters said. In Mississippi, 73-year-old Dale Purvis died of blunt-force trauma in a mobile home west of Purvis, Lamar County Coroner Cody Creel said.
  • Meet Tiana Carruthers, The Hero Of The Kalamazoo Shooting

    Meet Tiana Carruthers, The Hero Of The Kalamazoo Shooting

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    The first victim shot by alleged Kalamazoo gunman Jason Brian Dalton has been called a hero after she used her body to shield several children from harm. Coleman said, "He shot her once and she was still running and then he shot her again and she fell". Dalton faces 16 charges, including six murder counts, two counts of assault with intent to murder and eight counts of felony firearm.
  • Car salesman killed in Ontario test-drive Corvette crash

    Car salesman killed in Ontario test-drive Corvette crash

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    Police received a report that a Chevrolet Corvette had crashed on Mercedes Drive, south of Concours Street, at 12:47 p.m. Tuesday said Ontario police Lt. A salesman was killed during a test drive when the customer behind the wheel lost control, investigators said. "I know Warren... he probably had no clue, I'm sure" commented Lydia Garret, the co-worker.
  • Three Killed As Tornadoes Hit US Deep South

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    Additional updates can be found on the St. James Parish website. These storms are expected to push east and are likely to spawn several tornadoes. The National Weather Service forecast more severe weather along the Gulf and Atlantic coasts for Wednesday.
  • Trump asked 'Morning Joe' hosts for softball questions on hot mic

    Trump asked 'Morning Joe' hosts for softball questions on hot mic

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    Melania Trump chatted with MSNBC's Mika Brzezinski in what appeared to be Trump's office, seated on gold trimmed seats and a room lined with gold-colored accents. He didn't talk about everybody. "I went by the law and you should do that", she said. "He's right. He's right what he's talking about and he opened [a] conversation that nobody did".
  • Suspect in Jessica Chambers case identified

    Suspect in Jessica Chambers case identified

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    Authorities were able to determine Chambers was then in the area of Highway 6's first set of stop lights, coming into Batesville, a town about five miles away, and was there for 10 to 15 minutes. Tellis is believed to have been the last person to have been with Chambers the night she was killed. Quinton Tellis, 27, originally of Courtland, was indicted on capital murder charges by a special grand jury in Panola County as he sat in the Ouachita Parish Jail in Monroe, La., where he is being ...
  • Phoenix shooting, fire leaves 5 dead, including gunman

    Phoenix shooting, fire leaves 5 dead, including gunman

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    Sgt. Trent Crump said someone shot at officers as they went into the home Tuesday morning to help victims, but there's no immediate indication that any of the responders are among the injured. Bustamante, preschool teacher, says Emma was bright and charming. “She was so sweet”, Evans said. "I started writing the correct way for her to show her how to do the letters", explained Sammie Evans, who is a retired school teacher and also lives right across the street from the Buckner's.
  • Severe Weather In The Deep South Turns Deadly

    Severe Weather In The Deep South Turns Deadly

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    The warnings were expected to be in effect through Wednesday afternoon. Bentley's action came after the National Weather Service placed southwest Alabama under a tornado watch. Byrd says officials are still sorting through reports of damage to some buildings. "So that's obviously the big concern". "This is one of the better tornado setups that we've had in this part of the country for a while", said Ari Sarsalari, a meteorologist for The Weather Channel .
  • More than 7 million at risk as severe storms batter South

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    Charles Parish. "We're going to be dealing with multiple issues from the storm", Steve Pfaff, the meteorologist with the National Weather Service said. This will cause the storms to move quickly, so you need to be prepared to act, as fast moving storms come up with less advance warning. Forecasters said about half of Alabama had a moderate risk of severe weather including tornadoes.
  • Will Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton be their parties' presidential nominees?

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    Let's start with the Democrats. On the eve of the Nevada caucuses, where Donald Trump is poised to win his third election, the Republican presidential frontrunner openly threatened to punch a protestor at one of his rowdy rallies. So, his chances for the nomination are significantly below 100 percent. In South Carolina on Saturday, Rubio celebrated his second place finish, calling it a dramatic comeback for his campaign.
  • Parents: 14-year-old Kalamazoo shooting victim 'fighting for her life'

    Parents: 14-year-old Kalamazoo shooting victim 'fighting for her life'

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    She is athletic and loves musicals and animals, especially sharks and wolves, he said. "She's alive and she is fighting for her life", Vicki Kopf said. She said Abigail has a 6-year-old sister who is on the cusp of being able to understand what is happening. Hinz said. "But he's not a remarkable man at all".
  • Uber driver charged with murder, held without bail

    Uber driver charged with murder, held without bail

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    After detectives told Dalton he had the right to remain silent, "Dalton ultimately told detectives under Miranda that he took people's lives on 2/20/2016", Kalamazoo Public Safety Detective Cory Ghiringhelli testified at a court hearing Monday, the Kalamazoo Gazette reported .
  • Phoenix shooting, fire leaves 5 dead; police dodge bullets

    Phoenix shooting, fire leaves 5 dead; police dodge bullets

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    NOW: Firefighters rushing off the roof, flames and smoke covering the roof. Among the dead is a 12-year-old girl, four of her relatives, and the alleged shooter - who was also a member of the same. Details are sketchy about what happened at the home, including how the fire started. Details are sketchy about the incident unfolding Tuesday morning, but police Sgt.
  • Labrador retrievers hit their 25th year as top US dog breed

    Labrador retrievers hit their 25th year as top US dog breed

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    Cavalier King Charles Spaniels are the most popular on the Upper East Side, German Shepherds in New Dorp, Staten Island, and Havanese take the number one spot in Riverside. All of this year's top 10 breeds were in last year's top 10, but there was some movement in the rankings, most dramatically for the French bulldog .
  • Police from around the country arrive in Fargo for Officer Moszer funeral

    Police from around the country arrive in Fargo for Officer Moszer funeral

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    At 8:30 a.m. the procession of emergency vehicles left the Fargodome in North Fargo, making the journey to Scheels Arena in south Fargo, where Moszer's funeral will take place. "We have so many young officers that are going to be showing up today". He says it makes him proud to be part of law enforcement. Officer Siebenborn, along with many local officers, has attended police funerals before.
  • Donald Trump goes after Cubs ownership via Twitter

    Donald Trump goes after Cubs ownership via Twitter

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    The Ricketts family acquired a 95-percent controlling interest in the Cubs and Wrigley Field (along with 20 percent of Comcast Sportsnet Chicago ) in a 2009 sale that was led by the Ricketts's son, Tom. Despite spending millions of dollars of [mostly] Mrs. Ricketts' money in Iowa, New Hampshire, and South Carolina, Donald Trump has won handily in South Carolina and New Hampshire and finished in second place in Iowa.
  • Bernie Sanders Releases Statement on Nevada Caucuses

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    As The Fix's Philip Bump breaks down, Clinton did better than her opponent, Sen. "I am very proud of the campaign we ran", he said. Clinton's victory speech from Las Vegas was a far different tone from her address in New Hampshire on Feb.