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Where Is Sean Spicer? White House Briefing Held Off-Camera Monday

Where Is Sean Spicer? White House Briefing Held Off-Camera Monday

June 9, 2017. The Twitter spat comes as USA media reported the White House is considering moving Mr Spicer to a more senior communications role. "It's no secret we have had a couple vacancies, i...

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US Republicans, facing health care revolt, delay Senate vote

US Republicans, facing health care revolt, delay Senate vote

During a recent meeting with Republicans , the president revealed that it was alright if the Senate didn't pass the bill in question. It's a very complicated subject. McConnell's decision to delay ...

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GOP Senators oppose opening debate on health care

GOP Senators oppose opening debate on health care

McConnell said Trump has been "very involved" in helping along the Senate bill since it was revealed Thursday. "This will be great if we get it done, and if we don't get it done it's just going to...

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Mike Lee 5th GOP senator against starting health bill debate

Mike Lee 5th GOP senator against starting health bill debate

McConnell's closest ally - said that he was a "little bit" surprised at the announcement, having only moments before that the vote was on schedule. The Times , in its Wednesday editions, said Trump...

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Trump gloats as three CNN journalists quit over retracted story

Trump gloats as three CNN journalists quit over retracted story

In an article on the reporters' resignations, CNN wrote that "standard editorial processes were not followed when the article was published". "In the aftermath of the retraction of a story publish...

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Supreme Court rules in favor of church in religious rights case

Supreme Court rules in favor of church in religious rights case

As background, the Trinity Lutheran Church Child Learning Center, a preschool and daycare center, applied to Missouri's Scrap Tire Program to replace gravel with a pour-in-place rubber surface by se...

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20-pound lobster found in checked bag at Logan

20-pound lobster found in checked bag at Logan

McCarthy shared an image of an agent holding the crustacean on his personal Twitter account Monday morning. "I have something to say about this", she wrote". The TSA famously has an Instagram acc...

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Remember these firework safety tips to have an injury-free Independence Day

Remember these firework safety tips to have an injury-free Independence Day

Parents are urged to use caution with small children around fireworks by keeping them at a safe distance and not allowing them to possess or come in contact with the fireworks. On top of that order, m...

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Trump urges Modi to fix deficit, stresses strong ties

Trump urges Modi to fix deficit, stresses strong ties

S. Jaishankar said. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has met his Dutch counterpart during a brief stop in the Netherlands on his way home from meeting President Donald Trump in Washington , ...

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States Along Gulf Coast Are Keeping An Eye On Tropical Storm Cindy

The Gulf Coast was still suffering from the effects of Cindy, a former tropical storm in the Gulf of Mexico that crawled ashore early Thursday near the Louisiana-Texas state line. Tri-state residents ...

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FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Scattered showers and storms likely each afternoon through Friday

FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Scattered showers and storms likely each afternoon through Friday

A shower or thunderstorm is possible Tuesday as this cold front stalls around the region. It's been another gorgeous day across our area with temperatures in the low 70s. Saturday will have a mix o...

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Supreme court partially reinstates Trump travel ban in 6 Muslim countries

Supreme court partially reinstates Trump travel ban in 6 Muslim countries

A The court agreed to evaluate the ban next term, and, in the meantime, it overturned the decisions of lower courts, saying that Mr Trump's administration could enforce its immigration ban against cer...

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Supreme Court will hear sports betting case

Supreme Court will hear sports betting case

Since then, the court has said little else about what other laws may violate the Second Amendment . The high-profile dispute pits the rights of religious individuals against gay rights, two issues ...

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Feds looking into Bernie Sanders, wife over real estate deal

Feds looking into Bernie Sanders, wife over real estate deal

The FBI is investigating whether Sanders used his position to pressure the bank to give a college in Vermont a loan. She was president from 2004 to 2011. It also listed a $1 million bequest as m...

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Some would-be immigrants left in limbo after Supreme Court travel ban order

Until then, people entering the United States from one of the six countries "who lack any bona fide relationship with a person or entity" in the country will remain barred. Reacting to Monday's ruli...

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Sarah Palin sues paper for tying her PAC ad to mass shooting

Sarah Palin sues paper for tying her PAC ad to mass shooting

The defamation lawsuit ( read it here ) was filed Tuesday in Manhattan federal court and referred to a June editorial about the mass shooting that recently wounded Louisiana GOP congressman Steve...

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Helicopter threw grenades at Venezuela's Supreme Court — Maduro

Helicopter threw grenades at Venezuela's Supreme Court — Maduro

He did not say when the alleged attack is supposed to have occurred, and said no one was injured and that one of the grenades failed to detonate. "Sooner rather than later we are going to capture th...

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Justices to review New Jersey bid for legal sports betting

Justices to review New Jersey bid for legal sports betting

New Jersey Democratic Congressman Frank Pallone, a strong supporter of the state's gambling law, praised the Court's decision. The casino industry, after a period of job losses and closings, has latel...

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GOP health bill: Big tax cuts for rich

GOP health bill: Big tax cuts for rich

Critics of the bill continue to hold out on the measure, as time runs out for the Obamacare replacement. That starts eight years and two presidential election cycles from now. The CBO estimates that...

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Senate Republicans issue modest revisions to health care bill

Senate Republicans issue modest revisions to health care bill

The budget office report said the Senate bill's coverage losses would especially affect people between the ages of 50 and 64, before they qualify for Medicare , and with incomes below 200% of the...

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