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Gap on climate change unveiled at G7 ministerial meeting in Italy

Below is a statement by Union of Concerned Scientists Director of Strategy and Policy Alden Meyer, who has almost 30 years of experience working on global climate and energy issues. The leaders' comm...

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Thousands walk to slain Muslim teen's funeral in Virginia

Thousands walk to slain Muslim teen's funeral in Virginia

Some left their cars as traffic overflowed on Wednesday and walked more than a kilometre to reach her mosque in Sterling, Virginia . He stood before Hassanen's closed coffin, covered by a black shr...

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Trump rallies in Iowa following GOP victory in Georgia

Asked who she thought should replace Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (Calif.), Rice declined to name a candidate. In other words, if all you did was listen to professional commentators, you'd think...

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Hatch leads Myrtle Beach to 2-1 win over Down East

Hatch leads Myrtle Beach to 2-1 win over Down East

Gov. McMaster met with local and state law enforcement in Myrtle Beach Thursday. McMaster says those officers will be in uniform and undercover, and while he wouldn't comment on exactly how many off...

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CHART: Who Wins, Who Loses With Senate Health Care Bill

CHART: Who Wins, Who Loses With Senate Health Care Bill

The Senate bill, released Thursday, proposes to roll back Medicaid expansion in an attempt to replace Obamacare . The House bill would have cut $830 billion from Medicaid over the next deca...

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What's Next for Democrats After Georgia Flameout

Peter King said last night's Republican victory in Georgia's special House election was a "devastating defeat for Democrats". Had the Democratic Party focused more attention and resources on t...

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Obamacare replacement bill runs into Republican trouble

WASHINGTON (AP ) - Senate Republicans' new health bill cuts taxes by almost $1 trillion over the next decade, mostly for corporations and the richest families in America. But with some Republica...

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Will Nancy Pelosi survive this latest Dem disaster?

House race in history, Georgia's 6th Congressional District. On the day of the Georgia special election , which was the culmination of the most expensive House race in American history, Democ...

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Where key Republican senators stand on healthcare bill

Depending on what states do, plans sold to individuals might exclude coverage for prescription drugs, mental health, addiction and other expensive benefits, lawyers said. Some from states that have ex...

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Rain Saturday, Drier Next Week

Rain Saturday, Drier Next Week

Look for mostly sunny skies with a high in the lower 80s. Mostly cloudy and muggy. Heat index values will reach into the upper 90s to near 100 this afternoon. When it's not raining, we will have par...

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Cuomo threatens to call special session over mayoral control

Kolb added that the back-and-forth wasn't going over well: "What's happening right now is the worst I've ever seen". That number has reduced drastically since 1990, and 18 percent since de Blasio took...

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Government health insurance markets holding up -- barely

Little wonder, considering how bad the House bill turned out to be. This is nothing short of shameful. There's no denying the Affordable Care Act has begun to show some substantial flaws - since...

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Capitol police arrest protesters, some in wheelchairs, outside McConnell's office

On the one hand, it was heartbreaking to see so many folks with disabilities having to protest in a U.S. Senate building in order to protect their access to basic services - many of which would li...

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Cher Turns on Nancy Pelosi After Ossoff Loss

Cher Turns on Nancy Pelosi After Ossoff Loss

The California Democrat said negative ads contributed to what she called a "wrap-up smear" in which negative ads are covered by the media, then repackaged by campaigns. Among the central issues ...

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Men, Women Wear Pink to Show Support for Planned Parenthood

Men, Women Wear Pink to Show Support for Planned Parenthood

The Senate finally unveiled the latest iteration of the GOP's proposed healthcare plan on Thursday morning. Just last night, supporters across the country, including those in Green Bay and Madiso...

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Boeing beats Airbus in order race at Paris show

Boeing beats Airbus in order race at Paris show

Over three dozen pledges were received by Boeing at the Paris Air show for the new Max 10 that the Chicago, Illinois-based plane manufacturer is planning to launch. In a symbolic change likely to ...

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FBI to detail findings on Congressional baseball shooting

FBI to detail findings on Congressional baseball shooting

James Hodgkinson , the shooter at the Republican congressional baseball team practice last week, kept a list of six members of Congress , the Federal Bureau of Investigation said in a news confere...

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Woman who urged friend to kill himself found guilty of manslaughter

Woman who urged friend to kill himself found guilty of manslaughter

Matthew Segal , the head of the MA branch of the American Civil Liberties Union, criticized Bristol County Juvenile Court Judge Lawrence Moniz's decision, tweeting that Carter's conviction "expand...

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White population grows least as US becomes more diverse, Census says

White population grows least as US becomes more diverse, Census says

In recent years, demographers identified new immigration patterns to the state that are driven by an increase in the rate of immigrants moving here from Asia . The highest median age (44.6 years) is ...

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Trump doesn't want to be president, he wants to be communications director

Trump doesn't want to be president, he wants to be communications director

The tweet had serious repercussions for the President, though: The fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director testified earlier this month that Trump's message caused him to leak the bombshell c...

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