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Trump spends weekend in Florida...Pro-Trump rallies across America ... Obama aide dismisses Trump accusations of wiretapping

By The Associated Press | Posted - Mar. 4, 2017 at 5:40 p.m.



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PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump is spending the weekend at Mar-a-Lago, his waterfront estate in Palm Beach, Florida. After spending several hours at his West Palm Beach golf club, he's scheduled to have dinner tonight with Attorney General Jeff Sessions, Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and other White House advisers.

NEW YORK (AP) — From Colorado's state Capitol to Trump Tower in New York and the Washington Monument, groups of hundreds of people are rallying for President Trump. Today's "March 4 Trump" demonstrations are also intended to show unity. About 30 Trump supporters rallied at the Indiana Statehouse in Indianapolis to denounce what they see as unfair treatment of the Republican. A local organizer says Trump's critics "aren't giving him a chance."

PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump is accusing former President Barack Obama of having Trump Tower telephones "wire tapped" during last year's election, a startling claim that Obama's spokesman says is false. Obama spokesman Kevin Lewis says a "cardinal rule" of the Obama administration was that no White House official ever interfered in any Justice Department investigations, which are supposed to be conducted free of political influence.

WARWICK, Mass. (AP) — Officials say a mother and four children were killed when flames swept through their home in the small Massachusetts town of Warwick. Two other members of the family escaped the fire, which broke in the single-family home around 12:45 a.m. today. Officials said early indications were that the fire may have started in a wood stove in the kitchen.

NEW YORK (AP) — A former pop star whose song "I'll Be Your Everything" went to No. 1 in 1990 and who later became a record company executive, has died. Tommy Page was 46. Billboard.com's Denise Warner says Page was found dead Friday in New York of an apparent suicide. Page started at the magazine in 2011. Page, who was a senior vice president at Cumulus Media Inc. when he died, previously worked for Internet radio company Pandora.

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