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Mom left two kids in hot vehicle 'as punishment'

Mom left two kids in hot vehicle 'as punishment'

Texas mother Cynthia Marie Randolph, 25, was arrested on first-degree felony charges of injuring children after she told police in Parker County that she had locked her two children inside her auto on...

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Why Democrats can't quit Nancy Pelosi

Why Democrats can't quit Nancy Pelosi

It's suburban, well-educated and affluent. The CBC includes roughly 40 House Democrats , many in senior leadership and committee positions, including Pelosi allies. Maybe Democrats should try havin...

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Government health insurance markets holding up--barely

Government health insurance markets holding up--barely

The state Department of Insurance released prosed 2018 rates on Thursday. IL faced up to three-fourths of its counties having only one or two insurers offering coverage on the ACA exchange in 2017. ...

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Minneapolis police asked to limit presence at pride parade

Minneapolis police asked to limit presence at pride parade

Castile, a black motorist, was fatally shot by former Minnesota police officer Yanez, a Latino. But the Twin Cities Pride Parade and Festival in Minneapolis, which draws about 350,000 people each ye...

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Senate to vote to repeal Obamacare

Senate to vote to repeal Obamacare

Senate proposal repealing much of President Barack Obama's health care law falls short of what is needed to provide for Arizona's Medicaid population. It would be politically hard for Heller to ta...

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A weakening Cindy heads inland, spreading rain far and wide

A weakening Cindy heads inland, spreading rain far and wide

Thursday-Friday: Heavy rain from Cindy will continue along the Gulf Coast, but moisture from the storm will also begin to spread north and east ahead of a cold front arriving from the Midwest. "We...

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State Department officials honor Otto Warmbier at OH funeral

SEOUL-North Korea said on Friday the death of USA university student Otto Warmbier soon after his return home was a mystery and dismissed accusations that he had died because of torture and beat...

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Senate Health Bill Would Revamp Medicaid, Alter ACA Guarantees, Cut Premium Support

Yet it faces an uncertain fate in the Senate . "Currently, for a variety of reasons, we are not ready to vote for this bill, but we are open to negotiation and obtaining more information before i...

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Alleged Shooter Volunteered During Sen. Sanders Presidential Campaign, Vermont's Delegation Reacts

Sue Hodgkinson said she felt "horrible", saying, "I had no idea this was going to happen and I don't know what to say about it". "I am sickened by this despicable act", Bernie Sanders said. Hodg...

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Here's What to Watch as the Senate Fights Over Healthcare Reform

While McConnell's bill curtails the program at a slower rate than the House version, it ultimately cuts deeper, which has prompted senators whose states expanded Medicaid to raise red flags. He ...

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Hospital: Scalise upgraded to fair condition

A source familiar with the condition told NBC on Friday that the Louisiana Republican remains in fair condition at MedStar Washington Hospital Center. Trent Franks. Hodgkinson had a history of ...

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Video released of U.S. police officer shooting black motorist

Castile was shot by officer Jeronimo Yanez during a traffic stop and Castile's girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds , posted video of his final moments on Facebook Live . But within seconds, Yanez fire...

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Heavy rain, winds, tornado warnings as Cindy heads inland

The best threat for isolated tornadoes is north of I-20. As of 4 a.m. CDT Thursday, the storm was centered about 30 miles west-southwest of Lake Charles, Louisiana , and is moving north at about 12...

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Four Republican senators not ready to vote for healthcare bill

No Democrat worth his or her upper-case letter "D" will vote for a measure that hands generous tax cuts to the rich and the health industries, forces the poor off insurance rolls and eliminate...

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Arizona Medicaid agency says Senate health bill cost $7.1B

Arizona Medicaid agency says Senate health bill cost $7.1B

The Senate then took the House bill and, in a rushed, closed-door process, made it harsher. "That could cause states to shrink eligibility, to cut people who really need health care from the pro...

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Illinois Man, 66, Identified as Suspect in Virginia Shooting

Hodgkinson said repeatedly that she saw no signs her husband was planning violence. "My heart is with my former colleagues, their families & staff, and the US Capitol Police - public servants and he...

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Shooting At GOP Baseball Practice Seems To Have Been Spontaneous, FBI Says

Shooting At GOP Baseball Practice Seems To Have Been Spontaneous, FBI Says

The FBI so far has not found evidence that Hodgkinson searched the Internet for the baseball practice or the charity baseball game, Slater said. The gunman came out of his vehicle with two rifle...

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Why Yankees' Aaron Judge was mad before his game-winning homer

Aaron Hicks homered twice and rookie Jordan Montgomery pitched seven stellar innings to lead the New York Yankees over the Baltimore Orioles 8-2 on Friday night. Severino has recorded a ideal ...

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Things to Know About the Virginia Governor Primary

The Democratic campaign focused on Northam's experience as a lawmaker working with Republicans , and Perriello saying he could better harness the frustration voters feel over Trump to forge a new dir...

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Quinnipiac University poll finds Northam up 8 points in Virginia governor's race

Quinnipiac University poll finds Northam up 8 points in Virginia governor's race

Northam's strongholds in the Democratic primary were in the so-called "Urban Crescent", the heavily populated areas of northern Virginia, Richmond and Hampton Roads. Gillespie gets a split 29-29 perce...

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