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Trump rejoices defeat of Obamacare in Congress

Leonard Lance, R-7th. The amendment Coffman referred to was written by Rep. Tom MacArthur, R-New Jersey. Prior to Thursday's vote, Bishop Dewane had urged House members to insist on such changes, es...

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W. Kamau Bell: Berkeley Cancelled Over 'Safety,' Not 'Free Speech'

The conservative pundit's canceled appearance at the University of California-Berkeley drew hundreds of her supporters to a downtown park, many of them dressed in flak jackets, ballistic helmets adorn...

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Focus of Alton Sterling case shifts to Louisiana prosecutor

Focus of Alton Sterling case shifts to Louisiana prosecutor

And a white suburban Dallas officer was sacked after fatally shooting a 15-year-old boy as the vehicle he was riding in was driving away. The Justice Department has decided not to charge two white...

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Trump praised Australia's universal healthcare system - Bernie Sanders had a hilarious reaction

Trump praised Australia's universal healthcare system - Bernie Sanders had a hilarious reaction

Later, speaking to reporters after meeting with Turnbull, Trump praised the bill. "I think we'll get it through", he said, saying House Republicans united "like magic" to pass the bill in that cha...

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Billerica Auction Facility Will Install Safety Barriers After Fatal Crash

One of the dead victims was just identified to be Leezandra Aponte, a mother in her 30s with three kids. He said he ran over to the Jeep after to see what happened. We heard a bang or an explosion. ...

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Court Rulings Block 2 Scheduled Executions Today In Arkansas

Court Rulings Block 2 Scheduled Executions Today In Arkansas

Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson in February ordered the executions to be scheduled before the end of April. But four of these men have received stays for various reasons. Arguing on behalf of Lee, t...

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China's Xi hails ties with Duterte

China's Xi hails ties with Duterte

But critics said Trump had gone a step too far with an invitation that was tantamount to an endorsement of Duterte's bloody approach to law and order. "So if something does happen in North Korea, . ...

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Venice Cinco de Mayo

Venice Cinco de Mayo

Randy Baker, owner of the popular Rio Bravo Brewing Co.in Albuquerque, is unveiling the brewery's new German-style beer Imperial Kolsch on Cinco de Mayo. Some locations will also offer $5 burritos t...

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Hanigan's hit lifts Rockies over Padres in 11 innings, 3-2

Hanigan's hit lifts Rockies over Padres in 11 innings, 3-2

Colorado Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonzalez left the Rockies 11-inning win over the San Diego Padres in the ninth inning with a calf cramp. "That is not easy". Chatwood allowed five runs and four hits...

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Tillerson: Pushing human rights overseas 'creates obstacles' to U.S. interests

Trump/Tillerson approach is green light for repression", tweeted Samantha Power, the USA ambassador to the United Nations under President Obama. This coincided with moves by China and ASEAN to d...

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Trump hopes for 'terrific' peace deal in Middle East

Trump hopes for 'terrific' peace deal in Middle East

President Donald Trump met with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas at the White House Wednesday, and both leaders made remarks from the Roosevelt Room. "It's about time for Israel to end its occupati...

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'I don't regret that': Colbert responds to backlash sparked by crude joke

'I don't regret that': Colbert responds to backlash sparked by crude joke

On Monday, Colbert performed a monologue on the fact that Trump abruptly ended an interview with CBS News political director John Dickerson after the journalist had asked about Trump's wiretapping cla...

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N. Korea issues direct criticism of China amid nuke dispute

Earlier this week the United States had made a renewed show of strength against North Korea by sending a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier to Korean waters, while Japanese, American and South Korean ai...

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MoDOT expects westbound I-44 to re-open by rush hour

MoDOT expects westbound I-44 to re-open by rush hour

Louis area on Wednesday, while residents of vulnerable areas piled sandbags to avert destruction as rivers were expected to crest. Floodwater from the Meramec River covered South Central Avenue in E...

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Texas Legislature Passes Ban on So-called 'Sanctuary Cities'

Despite protests, sit-ins and hours of emotional testimony at the capitol, the State of Texas is another step closer to initiating a law banning so-called sanctuary cities . Abbott declared a sanctua...

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Calls from Trump, Xi show Duterte's 'statesmanship' - Palace

Calls from Trump, Xi show Duterte's 'statesmanship' - Palace

The newspaper explained that Trump's fondness for Duterte could be because of authoritarian tendencies and his loathing of checks and balances of the government. But definitely, we're getting the help...

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Nightclub shooting site to become memorial

Nightclub shooting site to become memorial

Poma founded and owns the popular gay nightclub where Omar Mateen , the gay-hating, ISIS-pledging madman, murdered 49 people and wounded 53 others during the horrific morning hours of June 12. Its bo...

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Protesters line up in NYC, hoping for chance to boo Trump

Protesters line up in NYC, hoping for chance to boo Trump

Turnbull has reportedly been spending his day in NY visiting various sites, including the Joint Terrorism Taskforce at NYPD headquarters in downtown Manhattan. Trump's departure for his January 20...

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Tillerson meets ASEAN ministers to seek support on North Korea

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said USA foreign policy priorities had gotten "a little bit out of balance" in the previous decades. Tillerson's remarks followed an invitation to State Departm...

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WKU baseball player Duckworth earns academic honor

WKU baseball player Duckworth earns academic honor

Draper earned Academic All-SEC honors a season ago while leading the outfield in center. Cayten is a member of Phi Theta Kappa, has been named to both the President's and Dean's List at Northwest in...

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