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Bill Gates says he should pay 'significantly higher' taxes


Microsoft founder and billionaire Bill Gates says he should pay more in taxes and that the government should require other superwealthy people like him to contribute "significantly higher" amounts.

LI Hospital Offers Free Course On How To ‘Stop The Bleed’ In Mass Casualty Scenarios


While the country struggles to comprehend the latest school shooting in Florida, one Long Island hospital is offering a program that’s designed to save lives after an attack.

Final Goodbyes For Commander Bauer


"His wife Erin and daughter Grace have shown not just the city, but the country, what it means to be Chicago strong."

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Trump tweet angers survivors


Students who survived the Parkland, Florida, shooting laid into President Donald Trump after he linked the FBI's failure to follow up on a report about the school shooter and the resources expended on the Russia investigation.


Rick Gates will plead guilty to fraud-related charges in the next few days, the LA Times reports


Former Trump presidential campaign aide Rick Gates has agreed to testify against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and will plead guilty to fraud related charges, according to the Los Angeles Times.

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What to watch for in the Russia investigation


Here are the stories our D.C. insiders are talking about in this week's "Inside Politics" forecast, where you get a glimpse of tomorrow's headlines today.


Trump's Russia delusion bubbles over


President Donald Trump has long been obsessed with the idea that the investigation into Russia's attempted meddling in the 2016 election is really nothing more than a political scheme to rob him of the credit he so rightly deserves for…


EPA chief postpones trip after reports of expensive travel


Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt has postponed a planned visit to Israel following criticism for taking expensive flights on the taxpayer dollar, an EPA spokesperson confirmed to CNN.

Trump: 'They are laughing their asses off in Moscow' over how US handled Russia investigations


President Donald Trump says Russians are "laughing their asses off in Moscow" for the way Washington has handled the Russia investigations, following the Department of Justice's charges against Russian nationals last week for interfering…


Sen. apologizes to former staffer's ex-wives


The ex-wives of Rob Porter, a White House aide who recently resigned over domestic abuse allegations, say they have received letters of apology from Porter's old boss, Republican Sen. Orrin Hatch of Utah, who previously defended his former…


Instead of outlining ways to protect us from shootings or election tampering, Trump makes it all about himself


President Donald Trump, ensconced in his opulent private club of Mar-a-Lago this weekend, had a screed of combative thoughts.

Kasich to Trump: 'Take some steps' on gun control


Ohio Republican Gov. John Kasich said the deadly school shooting on Wednesday should be a rallying moment for the nation on guns, but that he predicted Congress would not live up to the task.


Trump slams FBI's handling of tip on Florida school shooter


President Donald Trump lashed out at the FBI late Saturday, describing its failure to follow up on a tip about Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz as "very sad."

Sheriff: Body Of Missing Pregnant Woman Found In Cass County


Authorities say the body of a woman who was pregnant and who was reported missing earlier this month was found Saturday in Cass County.


HFD firefighter arrested on felony charges in Denver

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Records from the Denver Sheriff's Department show Luke McIntosh was booked into jail Feb. 12 on sex assault charges.


She never imagined she'd be a single mom at age 24


Chelsea Haley adopted a fourth-grader who almost made her quit teaching. HLN's Michaela Pereira has the story.


The gunman: He's willing to plead guilty to avoid death penalty, attorney says

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Florida gunman Nikolas Cruz is willing to plead guilty to avoid the death penalty and spare the community from reliving the massacre in a trial, his public defender said.


CNN to hold town hall on shooting


The school shooting in Florida this week has sparked a renewed call for lawmakers to take action, and some of the loudest voices demanding change are not even old enough to vote.


Paper: Emails detail how US military dealt with Hawaii false alarm


After a false missile threat alert from Hawaii's government, top US senior military officers began discussing how to better handle such a threat if it were real, according to emails obtained by The Washington Post.

Trump says the special counsel's indictments show Russian meddling didn't impact the election

The White House continues to vehemently deny collusion with Russia a day after multiple indictments of Russian nationals and entities were announced by the Justice Department in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian…