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Health insurance premiums will keep going up, under either ACA or AHCA

Tom MacArthur, R-N.J., and Rep. Mark Meadows, R-N.C., would allow states to opt out of the Affordable Care Act's "community rating" provision that prevents insurers from basing premium rates on in...

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Supreme Court rules race improperly dominated NC redistricting efforts

Supreme Court rules race improperly dominated NC redistricting efforts

In 1993, the court said partisanship is permissible, but redistricting based on race is not. Justice Neil Gorsuch, the court's newest member, did not participate, because the case was argued on De...

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Trump asked NSA director to knock down FBI's Russia investigation

Trump asked NSA director to knock down FBI's Russia investigation

Former F.B.I. Director Robert Mueller , who Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein appointed last week to serve as special counselor in the Trump-Russia probe, has reportedly already read Comey...

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Transgender students may be forced to reveal identity in Texas schools

Lawmakers stripped a lot of language from the original 'bathroom bill.' Now, it's only specific to schools, requiring students to use the bathroom of the gender on their birth certificate. A broader...

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12-year-old abducted by two teens

12-year-old abducted by two teens

Update: McKenzie R. Wilson "has been safely recovered", according to the New York State Police. Police said the truck was last seen traveling southeast and might be heading for the Allegan...

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Trump close to picking outside counsel for Russia probe

The White House did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Kasowitz, who has known Trump for decades, has represented Trump in numerous cases, including on his divorce records, real estat...

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Pennsylvania Man Arrested For Mocking & Assaulting Man With Cerebral Palsy

Pennsylvania Man Arrested For Mocking & Assaulting Man With Cerebral Palsy

Police say Baker and his friends were at the store, when the 22-year-old male victim drove into the parking lot and parked his vehicle. Barry Baker , 29, was arrested after the incident was capture...

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Flynn Allegedly Misled Pentagon on Ties to Russian Federation

In fact, a trip Flynn made to Moscow in December 2015, where he attended a gala dinner and sat next to Russian President Vladimir Putin, was paid for by Russia Today, which USA officials consider a st...

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Early Shower Followed By A Sunny Tuesday

Early Shower Followed By A Sunny Tuesday

By day's end, the city could see more than an inch of rain, and a high of only 60 degrees - more than 12 degrees below the area's normal high . Saturday night: A 40 percent chance of showers and ...

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Manchester Arena explosion:Twitter users extend a hand

However, police arrested a 23-year-old man on Tuesday morning in connection with the attack. British Prime Minister says police have identified the suspect. U.S. President Donald Trump spoke with May ...

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Year-old's plea to end violence goes viral

Year-old's plea to end violence goes viral

Cheatham said she's received both negative and positive reaction to the video , but said it's mostly positive. In the video his mother, Leandra Cheatham shared on Saturday, May 20, young Jeffrey La...

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Death toll in terror blast at Manchester venue raised to 22

Death toll in terror blast at Manchester venue raised to 22

Police say at least 22 people were killed after a possible explosion at the Manchester Arena on Monday night, where pop star Ariana Grande had just finished performing. Emma Johnson told BBC Radi...

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Drake Beats Adele's Record by Taking Home 13 Billboard Music Awards

Drake Beats Adele's Record by Taking Home 13 Billboard Music Awards

The 2017 Billboard Music Awards definitely celebrated a multitude of winners, but none quite as spectacular as Drake , who racked up a total of 13 Billboard Music Awards by the time the night w...

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Donald Trump speaks of hopes for Middle East peace on Bethlehem visit

Donald Trump speaks of hopes for Middle East peace on Bethlehem visit

Netanyahu hopes that Trump can help formalize Israel's clandestine cooperation with the Gulf states before a peace deal with the Palestinians is reached. "On those issues, there is a strong consens...

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Nevada plans to offer mobile betting at Raiders stadium

Nevada plans to offer mobile betting at Raiders stadium

Many major sportsbooks in Nevada operate sports betting mobile applications, with Nevada still the only state in the U.S. where wagering on sports is legal. "[Since] 2006, the Nevada gaming laws have ...

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Senate on track to confirm Iowa governor as China envoy

Senate on track to confirm Iowa governor as China envoy

One of her first decisions will be whether to appoint a successor as lieutenant governor. "While I'm temporarily leaving the state I love and have governed for over 22 years, I know I'm leaving Iowa i...

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Trump Asked Intelligence Chiefs to Undermine FBI's Russia Probe

Trump's request to Coats and Rogers, senior intelligence officials said, threatened the independence of USA spy agencies and could be seen as an attempt to question the FBI's credibility. He says...

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US May Soon Ban Laptops In Cabins On Flights From Europe

DHS has yet to confirm that the ban will be extended, but said it continues to "evaluate the threat environment". Reuters reports that Trump officials briefed on the matter are reviewing how to en...

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Pacific trade ministers fight to save TPP pact despite USA pullout

Talks aimed at widening the six-year old "Alianza del Pacifico" (Pacific Alliance), the world's eighth-largest economic block and exporter, are at an exploratory stage, but have taken on an more urgen...

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Manchester arena attack: 22 killed, 23-year-old man arrested

Manchester arena attack: 22 killed, 23-year-old man arrested

They are treating it as a terror attack until they can prove otherwise. May said police had identified the suspected attacker, though she did not reveal his name. Eight other hospitals across the ...

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