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Cosby arrives for Day 3 of jury selection

Cosby is standing trial for allegedly drugging and sexually assaulting Andrea Constand, an assistant basketball coach at Temple University, in 2004. The former The Cosby Show star has long maintai...

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Millions would lose coverage under House-passed health care bill

The budget office projected that premiums in those states would be lower for healthy people than under current law because their coverage would be narrower, but did not estimate an amount. Even more, ...

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Mother earns honorary degree after helping quadriplegic son through college

Mother earns honorary degree after helping quadriplegic son through college

With the help of some scholarships and grants, O'Connor enrolled in an MBA program at Chapman University in Orange, California . Not wanting her son to miss out on any of life's opportunities becau...

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Turkey wants U.S. envoy on Islamic State removed over Kurdish policy

Turkey wants U.S. envoy on Islamic State removed over Kurdish policy

President Donald Trump earlier in the day. And new video revealed Thursday shows Erdogan - who hours earlier had met with President Donald Trump - watching the fracas from his vehicle outsi...

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The 11 candidates Trump is considering for Federal Bureau of Investigation director

The 11 candidates Trump is considering for Federal Bureau of Investigation director

For the first time since an Oval Office taping system was removed by President Richard Nixon's chief of staff almost 44 years ago, a president has hinted that White House conversations might again be ...

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Mulvaney defends Trump budget's social safety net cuts

Mulvaney defends Trump budget's social safety net cuts

Unveiled on Tuesday, the budget proposes deep cuts to welfare programmes. Apparently, the budget forecasts that USA economic growth will rise to 3.0 percent because of the administration's polic...

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CBO score on House health care bill: Here's why it matters

When Republicans in the House of Representatives voted narrowly to repeal and replace Obamacare earlier this month, they weren't entirely sure of the bill's impact on the deficit or on the millions of...

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Philippines: Duterte declares martial law in Mindanao amid clashes

Philippines: Duterte declares martial law in Mindanao amid clashes

The two leaders also talked about North Korea and China's potential influence, the New York Times said, quoting parts of a Philippine transcript of the April 29 call that was circulated on Tuesd...

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Here's What Betsy DeVos Said Today On Capitol Hill

Michael Chartier is the Director of State Engagement for advocacy group EdChoice , "When we give parents choices, and we give parents options about where to educate their children". "We're not pro...

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'We can use peace': President Trump and Pope Francis meet

It also offers a glimpse of what the two leaders think of each other. "The cardinal was expressing their view that they think it's an important issue". Trump also gave Francis a bronze sculpture....

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NJ Residents Accidentally Warned of Nuclear Emergency

The state Office of Emergency Management said it was investigating "how and why the erroneous emergency alert" went out just before 9 p.m. A short time later, the New Jersey Office of Emergency Man...

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Paul Ryan: James Comey is not a nut job

Paul Ryan: James Comey is not a nut job

He added later, "I like Jim Comey". 'Full immediate border adjustment would be too disruptive - nobody's advocating for that, ' Ryan said. "I just fired the head of the Federal Bureau of Investigati...

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Ranking House intel Dem: Subpoenas coming after Flynn denies request

If Flynn and his attorney's fail to cough up results this time , a contempt of Congress charge is definitely a possibility. The House Intelligence Committee will be sending subpoenas to Michael Fl...

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Ex-FBI chief Comey to testify to Senate panel in public session

He says that even his "enemies" recognize his innocence, and he's declaring himself the most unfairly hounded president in history. Sherman, a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, told r...

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Ryan says Trump budget favors taxpayers

McConnell also praised the plan for "building on the progress" made earlier this month is a 2017 spending plan that made down payments of Trump proposals to boost defense and border security. Homela...

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UN Security Council condemns terrorist attack in Manchester

Before the Manchester attacks, Prime Minister Theresa May had said that Britain would continue to share intelligence with the US and that she had confidence in the relationship between the two cou...

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Boos drown out Betsy DeVos' speech at Bethune-Cookman graduation

In February, President Trump met with leaders from America's historically black colleges and universities when he signed an executive order to move assistance for the institutions from the Depar...

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Special session underway to pass unfinished Minnesota budget

Special session underway to pass unfinished Minnesota budget

Sandy Layman, R-Grand Rapids. Layman is still fighting in the final hours for funding toward the Grand Rapids Children's Discovery Museum, IRRB and broadband expansion. And the GOP pushed the Democr...

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Markesini falls in three sets at NCAA Singles Championship

Markesini falls in three sets at NCAA Singles Championship

Dougaz's participation the in the tournament marks the third consecutive season that Florida State will be represented, following Benjamin Lock and Marco Nunez's consecutive appearances each of th...

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CBO Report: AHCA Drops Number of Insured by 23 Million by 2026

CBO Report: AHCA Drops Number of Insured by 23 Million by 2026

Democrats have savaged the GOP bill for tossing people off their coverage, threatening their benefits and jeopardizing coverage for people with serious, costly to treat medical conditions. One-sixth ...

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