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Noose found inside Smithsonian's African-American museum

Noose found inside Smithsonian's African-American museum

A section of the National Museum of African American History and Culture was temporarily shut down on Wednesday after a noose was found on the floor of the exhibition, the Smithsonian said. On Friday night, a Smithsonian police officer reportedly found a noose hanging from a tree while conducting security checks on the grounds. Museum spokespersons consider the acts to be a direct "message to the museum".



White House Communications Director Mike Dubke is out

A final day has not been set, Dubke said . The White House faces mounting questions about potential ties between Russian Federation and Mr Trump's presidential campaign , which are also the subject of criminal and congressional investigations .



Three Mile Island nuclear plant will close in 2019, owner says

By comparison, a natural gas generating power plant being built near the Susquehanna plant will need only about 25 employees when it's operational, at which point it will be capable of supplying power to about 900,000 homes. TMI-2, to the left, has not been used since the accident . Three Mile Island, the site of the country's worst nuclear power disaster, will shut down for good in 2019.


Young Woman Found Stabbed To Death In Concord, NH

Young Woman Found Stabbed To Death In Concord, NH

Concord police responded around 9 p.m.to a 911 call that stated a person was hurt and inside a vehicle in the area of 369 North State Street. The New Hampshire Attorney General announced a woman was killed Tuesday in Concord. Investigators believe the actual incident occurred at the Penacook Place Apartments at 36 Pinehurst St., and officers were at the apartment complex Wednesday carrying bags of evidence out of the building.


Portland victim's mother writes to President Trump

Portland victim's mother writes to President Trump

Christian, who is from OR, had been hurling racial slurs at two teenage girls - one of whom was Muslim - just before allegedly killing his victims, Ricky John Best, 53, of Happy Valley, and Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Meche, 23, of Portland .