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After hospital visit with Scalise, Ryan says he's doing well

The move signals an improvement in Scalise's condition since undergoing multiple surgeries after a lone gunman shot him in the hip last week while he was practicing for the annual Congressional Ba...

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Nancy Pelosi: 'I'm worth the trouble.' Conservatives agree

Trump waded in Thursday morning with a tweet urging Democrats to keep Pelosi on, saying having her as a foil helps the GOP. "If you look at the numbers, these are all seats where just seven mo...

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Indian PM Modi visits Portugal on trip to meet with Trump

Officials on both sides have tried to set low expectations for the meeting, casting it as a way for the two men - who have previously spoken by phone - to get to know each other. Earlier this week, In...

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Istanbul bans gay and transgender pride march for second year

Istanbul bans gay and transgender pride march for second year

But the Istanbul government said in a statement on Saturday that they had evaluated the situation and decided not to allow meetings or demonstrations on the scheduled day, nor on the days immediat...

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Bipartisan Negotiation on Workers' Comp Bill to Continue — House Speaker Madigan

Bipartisan Negotiation on Workers' Comp Bill to Continue — House Speaker Madigan

Rauner was asked when he last met with House Speaker Mike Madigan. "We've got to get a balanced budget". The House later held a hearing on changes to workers' compensation laws, though Republicans cal...

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South Carolina Dem Runs for House Seat on Anti-Nancy Pelosi Platform

South Carolina Dem Runs for House Seat on Anti-Nancy Pelosi Platform

As President Donald Trump celebrated Republican victories in two special congressional elections on Wednesday, one man who advised presidents from both parties warned the results "should be a wake...

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US judge asked to expand order blocking Iraqis' deportation

US judge asked to expand order blocking Iraqis' deportation

The operation follows the agreement between the United States and Iraq, withwhich the government of Baghdad agreed to host a number of Iraqi citizens subjected to the expulsion measure, in order to be...

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Senate Health Bill: Dayton Disabilities Advocates Raise Alarms Over Medicaid Cuts

Cassidy, who spent much of his medical career working for Louisiana's charity hospital system, has said he has problems with the bill that won House passage. "That should be the central issue for Re...

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Cindy's remnants: Street flooding from South to Midwest

Cindy's remnants: Street flooding from South to Midwest

Last year's flood was the worst in West Virginia in 30 years, dating back to the November 1985 flood that claimed 47 lives and left almost 30 counties in a state of disaster. The Chambersburg area is ...

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Otto Warmbier's hometown prepares for his funeral

According to the Associated Press , the North's official Korean Central News Agency said the United States and South Korea fabricated claims that North Korean abuse and mistreatment was to blame for...

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Ronaldo confident after leading Portugal to Confederations Cup semi-finals

Ronaldo confident after leading Portugal to Confederations Cup semi-finals

The New Zealand side maintained 2-0 trashing status quo till 80th minute when Andre Silva scored the third goal and Luis Carlos, popularly known as' Nani' crowned the goals in the first minute of ...

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Toomey's Office To Protest Health Care Bill

In the Senate, the GOP health care plan is called the Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA). "That means the money available under this bill , for Medicaid in the out years, beyond 10 years ...

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White House Responds to Comey Tape Inquiry with Trump Tweet

White House Responds to Comey Tape Inquiry with Trump Tweet

And my story didn't change. Lawmakers investigating alleged Russian interventions in the USA election had called for such recordings from the White House . "This is part and parcel of a White Hou...

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Samuel DuBose Shooting Trial Results in Second Hung Jury

The officer who killed Dubose was Raymond Tensing. Hamilton County Judge Leslie Ghiz declared a mistrial Friday afternoon. Intriguingly, the first trial of Tensing in the shooting death of DuBos...

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Sketch artist recreates Sean Spicer briefing after White House camera ban

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer had been missing from press briefings for quite some time. While the Bush and Obama governments encouraged the live telecast of the event, the white house...

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Mueller and Comey not as close as Trump and others suggest

Mueller and Comey not as close as Trump and others suggest

Mr Mueller has not given any details of his investigation but USA media have reported he is investigating Mr Trump for possible obstruction of justice, both in the firing of Mr Comey and whe...

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Fate uncertain for Republican health bill

Fate uncertain for Republican health bill

Assuming every Democrat is a no vote, the GOP can't afford more than 2 of their own senators to vote against the bill. Mr McConnell said Democrats chose not to help frame the bill. Dean Hell...

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Police Just Dragged Protesters In Wheelchairs Out Of Mitch McConnell's Office

One of the protesters who was arrested, Mike Oxford, told CNN that the police acted professionally and used accessible paddy wagons with wheelchair lifts to transport the protesters with mobility d...

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'I don't have tapes of conversation with Comey'

Mr Trump, in the Fox News Channel interview, did not say exactly what he thought had changed about Mr Comey's story. "And he said his initial tweet about tapes may have influenced the testimony ...

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Group of Democrats Meet Behind Closed Doors to Consider Ousting Nancy Pelosi

Some are calling Pelosi's leadership "toxic", or saying " you'd have to be an idiot to think we could win the House with Pelosi at the top ". The criticism toward Pelosi is not new but the recen...

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