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Trump tells 'confidants' U.S. will leave Paris climate deal--Axios

Trump tells 'confidants' U.S. will leave Paris climate deal--Axios

Merkel left the summit telling reporters that the climate talks in particular were "very unsatisfactory". President Trump rounded out his first foreign trip since taking office by joining other G7 l...

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Texas House OKs budget but 'bathroom bill' still in limbo

Senate Minority Leader Tom Bakk, DFL-Cook, said not providing for the raise is short-sighted. The Kansas House on Thursday approved a negotiated version of a bill requiring physicians to present bi...

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Mother of Uber CEO Travis Kalanick killed in Fresno County boat accident

Kalanick's mother, Bonnie, was 71. Kalanick's parents are both in their early 70s. Donald Kalanick was rushed to a nearby hospital and listed in serious condition, the company said. An investigati...

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Macron gets to grips with USA president on climate change deal

It has to bother Donald Trump that his hands-and not some other, more centrally loathsome part of his anatomy-have become his most-discussed body part since he began his presidency back in January. ...

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Athletes encounter visa issues for Prefontaine meet

Athletes encounter visa issues for Prefontaine meet

The 34-year-old star, who completed an unprecedented "double-double" of 5,000m and 10,000m gold at last year's Olympics in Rio, crossed ahead of Ethiopia's Yomif Kejelcha in second and Kenya's Geoffre...

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Senate Democrats don't want Joe Lieberman to be named Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Senate Democrats don't want Joe Lieberman to be named Federal Bureau of Investigation director

President Donald Trump May 17, 2017 in Washington , DC. "This is a moment where we need a law enforcement professional that's never campaigned for a presidential candidate, never campaigned for o...

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Wisconsin senator reacts to healthcare CBO report

Wisconsin senator reacts to healthcare CBO report

In some regions, people with pre-existing medical conditions and others who were seriously ill "would ultimately be unable to purchase" robust coverage at premiums comparable to today's prices, "if ...

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Stirpe: All New Yorkers deserve affordable and quality health care

A majority of US voters in a Quinnipiac University poll released last week, 56 percent, opposed the Republican health care bill, while just more than 1 in 5 voters, 21 percent, supported it. Current...

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Parks programs and pools open for the summer season on Memorial Day

Parks programs and pools open for the summer season on Memorial Day

Indian Mounds Pool in Quincy opens Saturday at 11 a.m. The city said it planned it that way. Pool and splash pad passes are on sale now, and swim lesson and aquatic programming registration is cur...

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Supreme Court Says Lawmakers Discriminated Against Black Voters In North Carolina

Supreme Court Says Lawmakers Discriminated Against Black Voters In North Carolina

Ample evidence was offered to support the conclusion that " race, not politics, accounted for the district's reconfiguration ", Kagan said . Justice Anthony Kennedy , usually the swing vote in the...

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$110bn arms deal to counter Iran's evil influence: Tillerson

$110bn arms deal to counter Iran's evil influence: Tillerson

The post Tillerson: Curbing Iran a focus of Trump trip appeared first on PBS NewsHour . "If Iran wants to be a normal country and wants others to treat it like a normal country, it has to act in ...

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Manchester terror attack: Police arrest another suspect in probe

A British official, who spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity, said Manchester police would stop sharing information about their bombing investigation until they received a gua...

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Ohio children allegedly shot by mother die in hospital

Ohio children allegedly shot by mother die in hospital

Police say an 8-year-old girl and a 6-year-old boy were shot Thursday morning and are hospitalized in critical condition. These charges could change now that the children have died. OH police and inve...

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Ohio State football opening 2017 season in prime time against Indiana, Oklahoma

Ohio State football opening 2017 season in prime time against Indiana, Oklahoma

Since 2000, OU has the most wins among Power 5 conferences programs with 183, while Ohio State ranks second with 181. The Tigers scored the first goal coming out of the half to make it an 8-3 game b...

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Emmanuel Macron experiences the phenomenon of Donald Trump's handshake on two occasions

Emmanuel Macron experiences the phenomenon of Donald Trump's handshake on two occasions

When Nato leaders greeted Mr Macron at the new alliance headquarters later, Mr Macron pointedly headed straight for German Chancellor Angela Merkel, embracing her and shaking the hand of Nato chief Je...

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White House adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski dies

Sharing a picture of her father on Instagram , Ms Brzezinski, a journalist, wrote: " He was known to his friends as Zbig, to his grandchildren as Chief and to his wife as the enduring love of her lif...

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Florence County Library announces its summer reading program beginning June 13

Florence County Library announces its summer reading program beginning June 13

Older children are also welcome but may be asked to help out around the library. The Daleville Public Library is gearing up for a summer filled with more reading and summer programs for area child...

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Jared Kushner Sought Back Channel With Russians... Say Russians

Jared Kushner Sought Back Channel With Russians... Say Russians

The White House disclosed Mr Kushner's meeting with Mr Kislyak in March, four months after it happened, and played down its importance. The newspaper said ambassador Sergei Kislyak told his su...

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Trump says intelligence leaks 'deeply troubling'

Trump says intelligence leaks 'deeply troubling'

US President Donald Trump on Wednesday said he had ordered a review of leaks related to the UK's investigation into this week's terror attack in Manchester, following reports that United Kingdom off...

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Senate Republicans start version of Obamacare repeal

Although premiums would decline, on average , in states that chose to narrow the scope of EHBs, some people enrolled in nongroup insurance would experience substantial increases in what they would ...

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