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    VIDEO: Anti-Trump protesters torch limo blocks from inaugural parade

    WASHINGTON — Protesters vandalized and set a limousine on fire just blocks from President Donald Trump’s inaugural parade route Friday afternoon. Several cars in the area of 12th and K streets had their windows blown out by protesters around 4:30 p.m. A limo along the road was then set on fire, sending black smoke billowing into the sky. DC pic.twitter.com/jNfxTcbzt8 — Alex Cuadros (@alexcuadros) January 20, 2017 By 4:45 p.m., firefighters had contained the blaze. Dozens of police officers wearing […]

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    Watch: Donald Trump sworn in as 45th US President

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    Provo Police star in ‘Car thief take-down’ short film

    PROVO, Utah – Just in time for the Sundance Film Festival, the Provo Police Department is showing off its acting chops in a “short film” with a warning for residents.

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    Video shows anti-Trump protester spitting in officer’s face

    CLEVELAND — Cameras captured the moment an anti-Trump protester appeared to spit in the face of a police officer in downtown Cleveland Friday. The incident happened as a few dozen people, accompanied by a group of Cleveland bike patrol officers, demonstrated against President Donald Trump‘s inauguration. WJW-TV video shows one of the protesters repeatedly elbow and push one of the officers. When the police grab him, he appears to spit in an officer’s face. Police shoved protesters away as they tried to cuff the man. The man […]

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    Rep. Chaffetz on Clinton: ‘So pleased she is not the President’

    So pleased she is not the President. I thanked her for her service and wished her luck. The investigation continues. A photo posted by Jason Chaffetz (@jasoninthehouse) on Jan 20, 2017 at 12:31pm PST WASHINGTON – Rep. Jason Chaffetz stopped for a quick word with Hillary Clinton at President Donald Trump’s inauguration Friday. He later posted a photo of them shaking hands with this caption: “So pleased she is not the President. I thanked her for her service and wished […]

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    Baby giraffe dies at Hogle Zoo

    SALT LAKE CITY – A 3-week-old female giraffe has died at the Hogle Zoo. At birth on Dec. 28, the calf was underweight and shorter than normal, the zoo said. Zoo officials said she also had noticeable signs she was not fully developed; her hooves and osicones (‘horns’ on top of a giraffe’s head) were not as mature as they should have been. Keeper and veterinary staffs kept close watch on the calf and protected the privacy of mom and […]

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    Inauguration Day: Trump’s historic moment arrives

    By Stephen Collinson, CNN WASHINGTON — Donald Trump became the 45th President of the United States Friday during a time-honored inauguration ceremony that encapsulated the peaceful transfer of power that is a hallmark of American democracy. On a raised platform on the flag-draped West Front of the Capitol, Trump placed his left hand on one Bible that dates from his childhood and another that belonged to Abraham Lincoln and raised his right hand in the air as he promised to […]

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    The hiccups and potential catastrophes of Donald Trump’s Inauguration

    By Avi Asher-Schapiro Outside Washington, D.C.’s Union Station on Thursday morning, late commuters mingled with visitors to the nation’s capital as private vendors hawked unlicensed Trump merchandise to arriving inauguration attendees. Business, at least at that hour, was not brisk: Many passersby—arriving off trains from the Northeast Corridor and likely in town for planned anti-Trump protests—stopped for photos with the lone Bernie Sanders supporter outside the station, holding a styrofoam board clustered with buttons from a bygone primary. By Thursday […]

  • Electoral College Voters Cast Ballots Amid Protests

    Protest movements surge ahead of Trump’s Inauguration

    By Jana Kasperkevic in Washington, D.C. Two weeks before Donald Trump’s inauguration, Moumita Ahmed packed her bags and moved from New York to Washington, D.C. to house hunt. The property she’s seeking will serve as a base for activists throughout Trump’s presidency, where organizers will meet, hold trainings, and possibly stay overnight while in town. The Resistance House, as it will be called, is being established just as thousands of Americans are making their way into Washington—both to celebrate Trump […]

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    BYU students create festive way to mark President-elect Trump’s inauguration

    A few Brigham Young University students are trending for the festive way they have created to mark President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration. Introducing the “Trumpiñata!” The BYUAdlab seniors explained the decor online: Democrat, Republican,Libertarian, Tea. No matter how disparate our ideologies, or how far the many campaign trails have separated us, we all share one thing in common: the party. The next major one is the Inaugural Party this Friday when the country will unite together to celebrate differences and acceptance […]

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    Thousands of Skittles intended for cattle feed spill on Wisconsin highway

    DODGE COUNTY, Wis. – This story starts out about Skittles — but ends up being about cows! The well-known candy was spilled all over County Highway S near Blackbird Road. They were discovered shortly before 9:00 p.m. No one knew where the candy came from or where it was going, but county road crews said the Skittles spill was actually helpful, as the roads in the area have been icy and the thousands of little candies improved traction. So that’s one […]

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    Watch: Sundance Film Festival kickoff with Robert Redford

    PARK CITY, Utah – Join Robert Redford, Keri Putnam, John Cooper and other creators for the annual Day One Press Conference to kick off the Sundance Film Festival. Click here to see complete festival details.