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April 29, 2017 6:20 PM This year’s White House correspondents’ dinner weekend is really putting the ‘nerd’ back in ‘nerd prom’

Remember way back in 2016, when the White House Correspondents’ Association dinner was synonymous with the obnoxious selfies jamming your social-media feeds? Yeah, the 2017 dinner (and its surrounding weekend), a century-old industry affair that somehow got glitzy and then in one election cycle lost nearly all its sheen, is definitely not that. Yes, there 14

April 27, 2017 6:00 PM Disney's 'Miracle' star Michael Mantenuto dead at 35

The "Miracle" star died on Monday, April 24, of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, a spokesperson for the King County Medical Examiner's office in Washington tells ET. Mantenuto was 35 years old. His case is currently being investigated by the Des Moines, Washington, police. Mantenuto had remained largely out of the spotlight after starring in the 2004 Disney 15

April 27, 2017 3:08 PM Trump tax reform: He’s got some explaining to do

The reveal brought to mind the expression, “the devil is in the details.” The plan, such as it was, took up all of one page. So before you get all excited about a possible tax cut, you’ve got some reading to do. And the president has to deliver on some details. The stock market wasn’t impressed, closing down after the White House unveiled its plan. — Cutting 16

April 24, 2017 4:18 PM Wandering pygmy goats take 'day trip' in officer's patrol car

April 24 (UPI) -- A Maine police officer took a pair of wandering pygmy goats for a drive around town and snapped pictures of the animals until their owner could be found. The Belfast Police Department posted pictures to Facebook showing a pair of goats found in a parking lot by Sgt. Fitzpatrick, who loaded the goats into his car. The department said in a follow-up 14

April 24, 2017 3:30 AM Maine police scoop up pair of pygmy goats

BELFAST, Maine – Police in Maine have picked up some adorable intruders after two miniature goats escaped from their home and wandered the streets. A Belfast police officer responded Sunday morning to find the pygmy goats in a woman's garage. They had been snacking on cat food. Officer Daniel Fitzpatrick used a cat leash to lead them into his squad car. The trio drove 19

April 21, 2017 11:44 PM Trump Scrambles For A Win

He wants to show progress, but has painfully few ways to actually achieve it. As President Donald Trump barrels toward his 100th day in office, the administration is returning to the primary ethos of his campaign: Just win. Really, any win will do, as long as the veneer of progress comes with it. But the problem for Trump and congressional Republicans 24

April 21, 2017 2:19 PM 6th-grade girl launches social media dress code protest

PORTLAND, Maine – A Maine sixth grader has prompted her middle school to review its dress code after her Instagram posts triggered widespread attention. Molly Neuner tells WSCH-TV (http://on.wcsh6.com/2plEZ8a) she believes the dress code at Portland's King Middle School is "unfair and sexist." The code prohibits students from wearing "short or tight-fitting 14

April 19, 2017 7:57 PM Attorneys general from 16 states, DC fight travel ban appeal

RICHMOND, Va. – The top attorneys from 16 states and the District of Columbia say President Donald Trump's revised travel ban would hurt their higher education and medical institutions and have a chilling effect on tourism. The attorneys general urged the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in a brief Wednesday to uphold a ruling that blocked the travel 16

April 18, 2017 2:40 PM The Daily 202: Trump’s Wisconsin win was an aftershock of the Great Recession

THE BIG IDEA: Donald Trump won more votes than Paul Ryan in the House Speaker’s home county last fall, partly by making inroads with traditionally Democratic autoworkers who have struggled to adjust since losing their jobs when the General Motors plant in Janesville, Wisconsin, closed in 2008. -- The president is traveling to Ryan’s congressional district 46

April 17, 2017 9:22 PM 21,000 people and 18,000 eggs: The Trump White House holds its first Easter Egg Roll

Some 21,000 people were invited to attend the annual White House Easter Egg Roll on Monday, one of the year’s largest events held at the mansion and one that attracted additional attention this year after the newest occupants of the most famous house on Pennsylvania Avenue got a slow start planning the party. But despite concerns, all seemed to go off without 50