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Let them eat! Governor Abbott signs anti 'lunch shaming' bill

Let them eat! Governor Abbott signs anti 'lunch shaming' bill

Opponents feel the law is discriminatory and favors conservative Christian beliefs over the welfare of children. The new law, however, further ensures that the state can not sue agencies for denying p...

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Rule gives Oregonians non-gender option on driver's license

Rule gives Oregonians non-gender option on driver's license

The measure is also particularly meaningful to Army veteran Jamie Shupe , a resident of the state who became the first person in the U.S.to legally change their gender classification to nonbinary...

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Trump Picks Family Event Planner to Run NY-NJ HUD Programs

Trump Picks Family Event Planner to Run NY-NJ HUD Programs

From 2011 through January, she also helped run the Eric Trump Foundation, a charity that's now under investigation by state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. degree association, for undefined re...

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DC And Maryland Hit Trump With Lawsuit Over His Business Ties

DC And Maryland Hit Trump With Lawsuit Over His Business Ties

Trump's ownership in hundreds of businesses hurts Maryland and D.C. and violates "emoluments" clauses in the Constitution that bar the president from accepting gifts from foreign governments without ...

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Penn State to debut retro uniforms Sept. 30 against Indiana

Penn State to debut retro uniforms Sept. 30 against Indiana

Everyone is thinking the same thing: How can Penn State go more retro with their uniforms? It's a nice look, though I'm a bigger fan of the plain white helmet Penn State usually wears. "This (unif...

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Iran Deal : Breach or Not?

The House of Representatives has not yet considered this legislation or drafted a similar bill. The US Senate on Thursday overwhelmingly passed a bill imposing sanctions on Iran over its missile...

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Sheriff says shooter targeted former co-workers

Sheriff says shooter targeted former co-workers

An arrest photo from 2010 of John Robert Neumann Jr . Law enforcement went door-to-door in the community, then about 5:30 p.m. closed in on Neumann's home. The gay nightclub was the site of the wor...

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Donald Trump now being investigated over alleged obstruction of justice

Donald Trump now being investigated over alleged obstruction of justice

Trump said , "You are witnessing the single greatest WITCH HUNT in American political history - led by some very bad and conflicted people!" The Washington Post reported Wednesday that special ...

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Tony victor Bette Midler says she lost 30 pounds from 'Hello, Dolly!'

Furthermore, Alex Lacamoire won his third Tony for Best Orchestrations, having previously won for Hamilton and In the Heights . " Oslo ", a behind-the-scenes look at the 1993 Middle East peace ac...

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Robert Mueller investigating Trump for obstruction of justice

Robert Mueller investigating Trump for obstruction of justice

White House Senior Advisor Jared Kushner sits with his wife Ivanka Trump (L) at President Donald Trump's joint news conference with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in the East Room of the White Hou...

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650000 fans at parade cheer Penguins for Stanley Cup win

The Penguins feature two-time reigning Conn Smythe Trophy victor Sidney Crosby as well as superstar forward Evgeni Malkin , who led the recently completed postseason in points. Love him or hate...

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FLDS church leader Lyle Jeffs in South Dakota jail

FLDS church leader Lyle Jeffs in South Dakota jail

During a press conference, Salt Lake City Special Agent in Charge, Eric Barnhart said that with the help of the public and the Yankton Department, the capture of Lyle Jeffs went smoothly. The FLDS i...

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Bill Cosby's fate is now in the hands of the jury

Bill Cosby arrives for his sexual assault trial with his wife Camille Cosby , right, at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa., Monday, June 12, 2017. "This is talking to a lover", McMo...

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No cause to fire special counsel Mueller: deputy attorney general

No cause to fire special counsel Mueller: deputy attorney general

What's more , regulations in the Justice Department would not allow Trump to fire Mueller himself. After President Donald Trump's friend, Chris Ruddy , said Monday night that Trump is c...

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Donald Trump faces investigation for possible obstruction of justice

Donald Trump faces investigation for possible obstruction of justice

In May, Trump fired Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey , saying "this Russian Federation thing" was on his mind when he made the decision to oust the nation's top law enforcement ...

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Nebraska's unemployment rate falls to 2.9 percent

Nebraska's unemployment rate falls to 2.9 percent

Ahead of the state report, unemployment in the Lehigh Valley region hit 5 percent in April, up slightly from March, the latest regional data from the Labor & Industry Department showed. The federal jo...

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James T Hodgkinson: What we know about Virginia suspect

James T Hodgkinson: What we know about Virginia suspect

If the Federal Bureau of Investigation is correct that Hodgkinson had been in Virginia since March, he must have left IL shortly after he was seen with the rifle at his home. Told they were GOP lawmak...

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4 takeaways from Sessions' feisty testimony to Congress about Russian Federation

Mueller has been tasked with leading the executive branch's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election and any potential collusion between Russia and Trump associates. He said Trump ...

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US Senate Approves Amendment With New Round of Russia Sanctions

Previously, U.S. energy sanctions had only targeted Russia's future high-tech energy projects, such as drilling for oil in the Arctic, fracking and offshore drilling. "Russia is still associated wit...

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In low-turnout referendum, Puerto Rico opts for statehood

This was the fifth time in the island's history it voted on its status with the United States. The U.S. acquired Puerto Rico after defeating Spain in the Spanish-American War in 1898. The Free Ass...

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