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Republican who helped pass health bill faces angry voters

Republican who helped pass health bill faces angry voters

MacArthur, a former insurance executive, seemed thrown off base as he fielded question after question from disgruntled constituents about the GOP health care bill. Councilman Nathaniel Anderson, who w...

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Judge orders prosecutors to charge Amtrak engineer in crash

Judge orders prosecutors to charge Amtrak engineer in crash

The case was referred to the office of Attorney General Josh Shapiro, who can either decide to comply with the order and charge Bostian or appeal it to the state Superior Court. Court records list add...

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Speeding Amtrak engineer charged in 2015 crash that killed 8

Speeding Amtrak engineer charged in 2015 crash that killed 8

A day earlier, Municipal Court Judge Marsha Neifield ruled that the Philadelphia District Attorney's Office was wrong when it announced it would not charge Bostian . Per Pennsylvania law, involun...

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Health care mess: House takes a small step

Health care mess: House takes a small step

It would not, contrary to some reports, end coverage of pre-existing conditions or kick people off of their insurance. Republican Senator Susan Collins of ME, who has been working on her own healt...

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Better Hope There're No Tapes Of Our Conversations, Trump Tells Comey

The White House initially said Comey was sacked on the recommendation of the two top officials at the Justice Department. President Donald Trump's administration offered a few explanations abou...

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What Are Methane Emissions? Congress Upholds Obama Environmental Rule On Greenhouse Gas

As part of the Interior Department's reform agenda and in furtherance of the Obama Administration's Climate Action Plan, the a final rule was meant to reduce the release of natural gas into the atmosp...

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Davenport Gander Mountain's new owner wants store to stay open

Davenport Gander Mountain's new owner wants store to stay open

The camping and outdoor supply store is at Hudson Valley Plaza, behind Walmart, on Frank Sottile Boulevard in the town of Ulster. Almost two weeks after recreational vehicle dealer Camping World pur...

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FBI, NSA directors in closed session with House intel panel

FBI, NSA directors in closed session with House intel panel

Republicans attacked him for allegedly going easy on Hillary Clinton in the course of the FBI's investigation into Clinton's use of a private email server while she was secretary of state, and for gov...

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Is Trump Taping Conversations in the Oval Office? Sean Spicer Won't Say

Apparently angered by criticism of the different accounts of the sacking, Mr Trump used another of his tweets on Friday to say: "As a very active President with lots of things happening, it is not pos...

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Pa. AG office files charges against Amtrak engineer in 2015 crash

The Amtrak engineer behind the Philadelphia train derailment in 2015 that killed eight people was charged with multiple counts of involuntary manslaughter, prosecutors announced Friday. "Yet prosecu...

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Top Democrats demand any "tapes", all communications between Trump and James Comey

But early Friday afternoon, MSNBC had Clapper on to explain, once and for all, why Trump's tweet is dishonest. Later, Spicer was asked by another reporter if Trump had a tape of his conversation w...

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'Flynn was compromised by Russia'

Once it became publicly known that Flynn had discussed sanctions against Russian Federation with its ambassador to the US, Sergey Kislyak - contrary to the public statements of Vice President Mike Pen...

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Comey on Trump Tapes: I Hope They Exist. That Would Be Perfect

If any such tapes exist, the problem is that, because of suspected collusion between WikiLeaks and the Kremlin, the tapes may never be heard - at least not on this side of the Atlantic. The U.S. int...

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White House Expected To Announce Voting Fraud Commission

Although Mr Trump won a majority of the electoral college votes that determine the victor of the presidential election under the Constitution, his Democratic opponent, Mrs Clinton, won the popular vot...

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Judge finds probable cause to charge Amtrak engineer in fatal derailment

Pennsylvania has filed criminal charges against the driver of an Amtrak train which derailed in 2015 in Philadelphia . Pennsylvania's attorney general appeared to disagree with the previous con...

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Donald Trump Says James Comey 'Should Have Never Exonerated' Hillary Clinton

Mr Trump said he and Mr Comey "had a very nice dinner, and at that time he told me, 'You are not under investigation, ' which I knew anyway". On Tuesday, the White House announced Comey was sack...

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Cyber attack spreads across 74 countries; United Kingdom hospitals worst hit

Reports indicate that more than 70 countries were infected with this cyber attack, but the Spanish telecoms company, which owns mobile network O2, said it had detected a " cyber security incident" ...

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GOP senator says Senate will take 'new, fresh approach' to health care

GOP senator says Senate will take 'new, fresh approach' to health care

ATLANTA - It's "Trumpcare" now, and Republicans have to answer for it. "Both Democrats and Republicans in the Senate have said this plan is no good", Schumer said. Kim raised more than $43,000 onlin...

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Will the Donald Trump Show end in tears or laughter? Burman

In the interview, Trump insisted that he always meant to fire Comey , undercutting the initial White House explanation that he acted on the recommendation of top justice officials who criticized th...

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Surprise, Jeff Sessions Wants Tougher Prison Sentencing Guidelines

Surprise, Jeff Sessions Wants Tougher Prison Sentencing Guidelines

The NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund said Sessions had "turned back the clock on our criminal justice system, ensuring it will continue to disproportionately punish Black people". "Congress ...

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