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Jobless rate falls to 5.7 per cent for month of April

There were also worries that the fall in unemployment could prove to be temporary as the lack of growth in employment levels suggests that France's economy is still not creating the number of jobs required to sustain the lower levels of unemployment.

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Speaker Ryan wants to see alleged Comey memo

Yates was sacked soon after because, the White House said, she refused to defend the president's travel ban in court. A memo from Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to President Trump recommended Mr Comey's dismissal. "Should that not happen, I support issuing a congressional subpoena to obtain the memo", Huizenga said in a statement. By sacking Mr Comey on May 9th Mr Trump has invited that charge.

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Ride of Silence set for Wednesday

Seventh St. Cyclists are hoping to raise awareness as they rode in silence Wednesday to honor those that have lost their lives while riding a bike. The cyclists said this year's ride is very timely due to Sherman City Council's recent commitment to improving roads and trails for biking.

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Trump Asked Comey to Shut Down Flynn Investigation

The Republican chairman of the House oversight committee says he will seek copies of any memos former FBI Director James Comey wrote about his meetings with President Donald Trump. The Illinois senator said he wants to see Comey's memos and hear his testimony in public . It also asked acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe to give the committee any notes Comey might have made regarding discussions he had with White House or Justice Department officials about Russia's efforts to influence ...

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Tunnel with nuclear waste collapses in Washington state

The job is likely to take decades. "That tunnel feeds into a longer tunnel that extends hundreds more feet and contains 28 rail cars loaded with contaminated equipment", the center said in a statement Tuesday night. "It's too early to know what caused the roof to cave in ", said Henderson. The Energy Department says no one was injured in the collapse and no radiation has been released.

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1 death as tornado hits Wisconsin trailer park

Pritchard said six homes were either damaged or destroyed in Rusk County and officials were checking to see if there were injuries. The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch for Barron County until 10 p.m. "Between Chetek and Cameron there were several other areas that were damaged but this mobile home park was the center or the hub where most of our destruction is", Sheriff Fitzgerald explained.