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No one knows what the GOP health plan is, even Republicans

No one knows what the GOP health plan is, even Republicans

There's the fact that 75% believe that the bill passed by the House accomplishes "some" (40%) or "none" (35%) of what President Donald Trump promised in regard to health care on the campaign tra...

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Boy killed by log in surf as tropical storm churns in Gulf

Alek Krautmann of the National Weather Service in Slidell, Louisiana, said Thursday's pattern would likely be much like Wednesday's: Bands of intermittent, sometimes heavy rain spinning onto the coa...

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Global Geo-political Series: US Senate overwhelmingly supports new sanctions on Russian Federation

Global Geo-political Series: US Senate overwhelmingly supports new sanctions on Russian Federation

The measures need the approval of the House of Representatives and to be signed into law by President Trump, although they are thought to have enough Congressional support to override any veto. 'This ...

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USA downing of Assad aircraft ups tensions with Russian Federation in Syria

USA downing of Assad aircraft ups tensions with Russian Federation in Syria

The incident took place after a series of clashes between pro-regime troops and the US-backed anti-ISIS group, the Syrian Democratic Forces, near the SDF-held town of Ja'Din, just south of Tabqah, Syr...

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Congressional baseball practice shooter acted alone

Hodgkinson, an IL native, had been living in his vehicle in the Washington/Virginia area for some time. He had been living in Alexandria since March 2017 and found in a storage unit he had been re...

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Uber Just Made It Easier for You to Tip Your Drivers

Uber Just Made It Easier for You to Tip Your Drivers

Uber has just announced significant changes to their business in an email sent to drivers and delivery partners. The tipping service will first be added to Seattle , Houston and Minneapolis...

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Russian hackers targeted 21 US states during election

Russian hackers targeted 21 US states during election

Russian hackers targeted 21 USA state election systems in the 2016 presidential race and a small number were breached but there was no evidence any votes were manipulated, a Homeland Security Dep...

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Thousands in Minnesota protest the Philando Castile shooting verdict

Thousands in Minnesota protest the Philando Castile shooting verdict

There is shouting, and Yanez screams, “Dont pull it out!” before he fires seven shots into the auto, five of which hit Castile . Castile then informs the officer he's carrying a weapon, but before ...

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Trump's new idea -- a 'solar wall' on Mexican border

The surprise immigration policy announcement came during an hour-long speech in which a free-wheeling Trump, standing in front of banners that touted "Promises Made" and "Promises Kept", focused on wh...

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GOP chugs along in its efforts to dismantle Obamacare

Trump has previously praised the bill's passage in the House , in a celebration at the White House. According to the AP's sources, "the president did not say what aspects of the bill he was charact...

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In Iowa, Trump Ready to Rally Base, Celebrate GOP Resilience

Inaction on health care and any notable decline in the economy will hurt Trump's ability to improve his numbers with independents, with broad implications for the midterm elections next year, Shumak...

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Donald Trump's White House may seek to water down Russian Federation sanctions

The legislation comes after USA intelligence agencies concluded that Russian Federation sought to influence the American presidential election past year. Brown also said the veto-proof vote on the s...

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Castile family lawyer 'stunned' by dashcam footage

In a matter of seconds, there's a quick succession of moments: Yanez says , " Don't reach for it then"; Castile says, "I'm not pulling it out"; Yanez then says, " Don't pull it out! " twice ...

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USGS reports bogus California megaquake sArtHead = "USGS reports bogus California megaquake"

The fake quake never appeared on the USGS website. USGS sent out another email by late afternoon titled "Event deleted notification". "We are working to resolve this issue", stated USGS. The alert...

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Quebec man, 49, charged in stabbing of airport officer in Flint, Mich.

He is accused of stabbing police officer Jeff Neville , who survived the wound to his neck and was taken to a nearby hospital for surgery. While many details of Amor Ftouhi's background had not yet...

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The Latest on Tropical Storm Cindy

The Latest on Tropical Storm Cindy

Highs will return to near-normal and summery in the low 90s to begin next week. Red flags are flying on the main public beach in Gulf Shores, Alabama, as a warning for people to stay out of the wate...

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Local group travels to Virginia vigil for death of Muslim teen

Fairfax County Police Chief Edwin Roessler Jr. has spoken with The Associated Press about the possibility of a hate crime investigation in the beating death of Muslim teenager Nabra Hassanen in Virg...

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Triple-A team moving from Colorado Springs to San Antonio

Triple-A team moving from Colorado Springs to San Antonio

To complete the trifecta, the Elmores will move the Helena Brewers , their current franchise in the Rookie-level Pioneer League , into the Colorado Springs' current home of Security Service Field....

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2 dead in Chicago Skyway shooting identified

2 dead in Chicago Skyway shooting identified

Police on Wednesday said they received a report of a shooting at approximately 4:15am, according to WGN-TV . A responding police officer saw Pena running back toward the vehicle, and when the offic...

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United States student freed by North Korea has severe brain damage: doctors

Daniel Kanter , director of the Neurocritical Care Program at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center, said in a press conference, according to CNN . Warmbier was on a tour of North Korea ...

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