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FILE - In this Dec. 9, 2015 file photo, FBI Director James Comey prepares to testify on Capitol Hill in Washington. President Donald Trump abruptly fired Comey May 9, 2017, dramatically ousting the nation's top law enforcement official in the midst of an FBI investigation into whether Trump's campaign had ties to Russia's election meddling. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
May 10, 2017 - 4:44 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump abruptly fired James Comey as director of the FBI in the midst of the law enforcement agency's investigation into whether Trump's presidential campaign was connected to Russian meddling in the election. In a letter to Comey, Trump said the dismissal was...
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FILE - In this April 26, 2013, file photo, Raymond Kelly speaks to the media opposite 51 Park Place in New York. With James Comey ousted as FBI director, President Donald Trump will have an opportunity to select a replacement for a new 10-year term. (AP Photo/Louis Lanzano)
May 10, 2017 - 4:36 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — With James Comey ousted as FBI director, President Donald Trump will have an opportunity to select a replacement for a new 10-year term. The FBI in the interim will be led by Comey's top deputy, Andrew McCabe. But Trump is likely to reach outside the bureau to find someone to run...
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In this Wednesday, May 3, 2017, photo, then-FBI Director James Comey pauses as he testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing. President Donald Trump abruptly fired Comey on May 9, ousting the nation's top law enforcement official in the midst of an investigation into whether Trump's campaign had ties to Russia's election meddling.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
May 10, 2017 - 4:31 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump may have fired FBI Director James Comey, but it wasn't that long ago that he praised the nation's top cop. Of course, that praise also came after Trump had previously criticized the FBI for not charging Hillary Clinton over her use of a private email server...
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FILE - In this April 26, 2013, file photo, Raymond Kelly speaks to the media opposite 51 Park Place in New York. With James Comey ousted as FBI director, President Donald Trump will have an opportunity to select a replacement for a new 10-year term. (AP Photo/Louis Lanzano)
May 09, 2017 - 11:33 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — With James Comey ousted as FBI director, President Donald Trump will have an opportunity to select a replacement for a new 10-year term. The FBI in the interim will be led by Comey's top deputy, Andrew McCabe. But Trump is likely to reach outside the bureau to find someone to run...
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May 09, 2017 - 9:27 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump may have fired FBI Director James Comey on Tuesday, but it wasn't that long ago that he praised the nation's top cop. Of course, that praise also came after Trump had previously criticized the FBI for not charging Hillary Clinton over her use of a private...
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May 09, 2017 - 5:43 pm
LEXINGTON, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say a police officer has shot and killed a suspect in South Carolina who told people he was not going to go back to jail and planned to kill any officers who tried to arrest him. Lexington County Sheriff Jay Koon said in a statement that a fugitive task force went...
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May 09, 2017 - 8:49 am
ROME, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia inmate who escaped from the Floyd County Courthouse has been captured after a nearly 10-hour search by multiple law enforcement agencies. News outlets report that 26-year-old Dustin Cotton was caught near the Etowah River around 10 p.m. on Monday. Rome police Lt. Joseph...
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In this Sunday, May 7, 2017 frame from video posted by the Office of the Governor, Republican Gov. Greg Abbott talks about a so-called "sanctuary cities" ban in Austin Texas. The ban lets police ask during routine stops whether someone is in the U.S. legally and threatens sheriffs with jail if they don't cooperate with federal immigration agents. (Office of Gov. Abbott via AP)
May 08, 2017 - 10:59 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Mexican government, San Antonio's police chief and others slammed Texas' new "sanctuary cities" law on Monday, saying that requiring local law enforcement to help enforce U.S. immigration law could lead to racial profiling and will fan distrust of the police by the state's...
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In this Sunday, May 7, 2017 frame from video posted by the Office of the Governor, Republican Gov. Greg Abbott talks about a so-called "sanctuary cities" ban in Austin Texas. The ban lets police ask during routine stops whether someone is in the U.S. legally and threatens sheriffs with jail if they don't cooperate with federal immigration agents. (Office of Gov. Abbott via AP)
May 08, 2017 - 4:03 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Mexican government, San Antonio's police chief and others slammed Texas' new "sanctuary cities" law on Monday, saying that requiring local law enforcement to help enforce U.S. immigration law could lead to racial profiling and will fan distrust of the police by the state's...
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May 07, 2017 - 7:54 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has signed a law targeting so-called "sanctuary cities" that allows police to ask about a person's immigration status and threatens sheriffs with jail if they don't cooperate with federal authorities. Republican Abbott on Sunday took the unusual step of...
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