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Nebraska preliminary March jobless rate drops to 3.1 percent

The private industry segments with the most growth over the past month were mining and construction , leisure and hospitality and trade, transportation and utilities . The largest gain in employment occurred in professional and business services, up 2,900 jobs to 731,600. In all, the nationwide economy added 98,000 jobs in March.

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Trump Jr.'s prairie dog hunt in Montana campaign tour prompts backlash

You'd think Gianforte and his Democratic opponent Rob Quist would get along considering how much they both seem to love shooting things. For prairie dogs, March through June is peak breeding season, which means pregnant adult females will also be at risk.

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Sessions praises NYPD after 'soft on crime' controversy

The DOJ warned nine jurisdictions around the country that they could potentially lose federal law enforcement grant money if they continued to operate as " sanctuary cities ". "I'm not I'm not going to enforce that". The Trump administration sent a letter Friday morning to a number of major cities, all of which have limited law enforcement cooperation with federal authorities over local residents' immigration status.

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Trump, Democrats and GOP all unpopular

The move came as a result of Trump's approval rating in the poll since only 42 percent of Americans said they are happy with the president's performance at helm in the White House. "ABC News/Washington Post Poll (wrong big on election) said nearly all stand by their vote on me & 53% said strong leader ". The 100-days measure has been a focus of the media since former President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, who signed 15 major pieces of legislation early in his presidency.

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Arkansas executes first inmate in 12 years

Ledell Lee was pronounced dead at 11:56 p.m. Thursday, four minutes before his death warrant was due to expire at midnight. The state intends to carry out at least three more executions before its supply of a controversial execution drug expires, Bloomberg reported .

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Elizabeth Thomas latest: Pair purchased food, lubricant at Guymon Walmart

Elizabeth Thomas was found safe on Thursday , and authorities arrested her former teacher Tad Cummins. The teacher, however, acknowledged that the girl was "a really good friend and she does leave her other classes to come see him when she needs someone to calm her down", according to a school report dated January 30 .