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Jared Kushner has full security clearance restored

White House senior adviser Jared Kushner recently received his full security clearance, Fox News learned Wednesday.  (REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque) White House senior adviser Jared Kushner recently regained a full security clearance, Fox News has learned, more than a month after it was downgraded following new rules issued by White House Chief of Staff John Kelly. Kushner, who is also the president’s ...

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Danica Patrick will be the first female ESPYs show host

Danica Patrick will be the first female to host the annual ESPY Awards in the show’s 25 year history.  (AP) Danica Patrick’s speeding into a new role.  The 36-year-old race car driver will be the host of the next ESPY Awards — and the first woman to do so.  “I have a thing for doing things for the first time as a ...

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Trump, Moon try to keep NKorea summit on track amid doubts

WASHINGTON –  President Donald Trump labored with South Korea’s Moon Jae-in Tuesday to keep the highly anticipated U.S. summit with North Korea on track after Trump abruptly cast doubt that the June 12 meeting would come off. Setting the stakes sky high, Moon said, “The fate and the future of the Korean Peninsula hinge” on the meeting. The summit, planned ...

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Will Amazon's facial-recognition tech enable mass surveillance?

Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos laughs as he talks to the media while touring the new Amazon Spheres during the grand opening at Amazon’s Seattle headquarters in Seattle, Washington, U.S., January 29, 2018. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson – RC1DD03FA240 Amazon has been selling a facial-recognition system to police, sparking fears that the technology will one day power mass surveillance. On Tuesday, ...

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NFL won't discipline Lions head coach Matt Patricia over 1996 sex assault allegation

Detroit Lions head coach Matt Patricia addresses the media last month.  (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File) The NFL announced Monday it will not discipline the Detroit Lions or head coach Matt Patricia over a sexual assault allegation against the coach from 1996. “Our office reviewed the matter with the Lions and Mr. Patricia, and ensured the club engaged in appropriate and ...

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