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Vote On Supreme Court Nominee Gorsuch Expected This Week 05:08

Last year , when everyone still thought that Clinton was going to be elected and Democrats appeared likely to win back control of the Senate, vice-presidential nominee Sen. But he says he will not try to block a vote. Senate Republicans are now poised to invoke a rarely used procedural tactic known as the nuclear option to change the rules exempting Supreme Court nominees from filibusters.

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Driver in fatal church bus crash 'admitted texting before collision'

Real County Constable Nathan Johnson also said that a woman called their county dispatch to report a truck matching the description was driving erratically in the same area shortly before the accident. Meanwhile, the New Braunfels community continues to grieve the loss of so many of their church-going citizens, friends, and family members. The driver of the pickup truck, who state officials identified as 20-year-old Jack Dillon Young , also remains hospitalized.

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Comey: FBI Doesn't Take Sides in Investigations

The majority of those followed by the account are news outlets, reports and official government accounts. The FBI would not comment on Gizmodo's story. Comey said last July that he would not recommend charges be brought against Clinton in the server investigation. At that time, Comey planned to publish this information in The New York Times .

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Child abuse prevention month in IL

April is Child Abuse Prevention month and Montgomery County is showing support through pinwheel gardens popping up all over. On Friday, several local and regional child service organizations held an event to kick off Child Abuse Prevention Month .

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Senators talk possibility of Neil Gorsuch filibuster

Donnelly in a statement . Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and his fellow Republicans are determined to confirm Judge Neil Gorsuch within the week. Republicans are advancing their argument about historical precedent to try to soften the ground for a possible change in Senate rules to place Gorsuch on the court.

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6 remain hospitalized from hotel carbon monoxide poisonings

In total, 12 people were reportedly treated for carbon monoxide poisoning, including a child who become unresponsive in her hotel room after returning from the pool area where the other children were found. The hotel's spokesman said the incident was "isolated" and is now working closely with local authorities to handle the situation. Others were apparently also found at a breakfast area near the pool.