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The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) said Saturday that it has "suspended any and all actions implementing the affected sections" of Mr. Trump's executive order, which bars refugees and citizens from seven specific predominantly Muslim countries from entering the U.S.
  • Kushner is presidential advisor

    Kushner is presidential advisor

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    The 35-year-old Kushner, an Orthodox Jew married to Trump's daughter Ivanka, who converted to Judaism, played a key role in the 2016 presidential campaign . Politico reported on Monday that some of his assets will be sold to his brother Josh, while some others will be sold in part to a trust of which his mother is the trustee.
  • Winter Storm Watch for Willamette Valley this Weekend

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    There will be a narrow transition zone from all snow to all rain, which makes the forecast hard because this zone will be shifting southward Friday afternoon and evening. Temperatures are slated to stay below freezing until Tuesday afternoon. His vehicle hit a patch of ice, lost control and crashed on Interstate 75 just after 7 a.m.
  • Tyler Macy's one of 68 stores set to close in early 2017

    Tyler Macy's one of 68 stores set to close in early 2017

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    A Macy's in the Valley Fair Mall in West Valley City is among three Macy's stores that completed their closing process in 2016. A year ago 38 Macy's stores closed, including the massive one that spans almost 100,000 square feet at iconic Suburban Square in Ardmore.
  • Alerts Issued Ahead Of Latest Round Of Winter Weather

    Alerts Issued Ahead Of Latest Round Of Winter Weather

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    A winter weather advisory has been issued starting at 5 a.m. until 1 p.m. Thursday for Orange and Putnam counties, according to the National Weather Service. Southwest wind gusts close to 40 miles per hour are possible between about 2 and 5 p.m. High temperatures today will be in the mid 30s. That will make it feel like it's only in the 20s.
  • SoftBank CEO Gives Trump 8000 New US Jobs To Tout

    SoftBank CEO Gives Trump 8000 New US Jobs To Tout

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    According to the New York Times , the 50,000 job expansion was planned as part of a $50 billion investment by SoftBank into operations in the United States . "It will be a combination of newly created jobs and bringing some existing jobs back to the USA", she said . A Sprint spokesperson told Morning Consult in an email Wednesday that the the jobs were already part of the 50,000 pledged earlier this month by Masayoshi Son, the chief executive of SoftBank Group and Sprint's chairman.
  • What you should do with your real Christmas tree

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    Whether you're a family that tosses your tree the day after New Year's or one that keeps it around until the twelfth day of Christmas, it's almost time to say farewell to your coniferous holiday centerpiece. The fire is believed to have been caused by their Christmas tree. "Starting out, we only had about 38 trees chipped", he said. "Nobody wants to spend January dodging old trees littering the streets".
  • Dylann Roof won't offer defense during sentencing

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    He was convicted of hate crimes , obstructing religion and firearms violations in connection with the mass shooting. Court documents and statements indicate Roof's lawyers had sought to present psychologists and psychiatrists who would testify that Roof suffers from an undisclosed mental defect.
  • LI unemployment rate dips to 4.0 percent in November

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    Deschutes County (Bend-Redmond MSA): The unemployment rate dropped to 4.5 percent in November, which is among the lowest levels in recent history. The unemployment rate declined as the number of employed residents increased and the labor force grew, labor officials said.
  • Population estimates for the states

    Population estimates for the states

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    Census. Its growth came from births, as well as immigrants who moved to Iowa from other countries, the Census Bureau data shows. The next two on the list were Florida and NY who had over 19.5 million people in their respective states and no other states came close to those four.
  • Mother of 2-year-old left in auto overnight arrested

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    A 2-year-old boy was left in a vehicle during subzero temperatures Friday night in Thornton. So far, the boy's condition has not been released. The babysitter called police. Officers reportedly found the child in a parked vehicle outside of a strip mall in Colorado on Saturday afternoon. At the time, it was thought the auto had been involved in a crash either late the night before or earlier that morning and that a child had been left in the vehicle.
  • Mariah Carey's Christmas Carpool Karaoke Is The Perfect Send-Off To 2016

    Mariah Carey's Christmas Carpool Karaoke Is The Perfect Send-Off To 2016

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    James Corden, 38, made a real splash on the late night talk show scene when he took over The Late, Late Show from Craig Ferguson , 54. Thankfully for us, her Christmas wish was to have Corden sing her holiday classic. And the "Late Late Show" host was more than happy to oblige in the latest " Carpool Karaoke ". Insert the music and the singing starts, but then you get a shocker.