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Senate GOP Pushes Forward on an Uncertain Health Care Bill

Apparently unsure how to respond, Hatch briefly conferred with an aide before telling McCaskill "I think we've already had one" and saying her ideas on the issue are welcome. McCaskill said the reas...

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Warship USS Gabrielle Giffords commissioned in Texas

Warship USS Gabrielle Giffords commissioned in Texas

This story was republished from the Times of San Diego under the auspices of the San Diego Online News Association. He told the crowd that, when the Navy chose to name a ship after Giffords in 201...

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Faces Of Resistance: The View From The Equality Marches

Faces Of Resistance: The View From The Equality Marches

In memory of the victims of the Pulse massacre, the crowd observed a moment of silence. They also marched for the progress that had already been achieved and that was still to come. "Today is about ce...

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Trump accuses ex-FBI director Comey of cowardice over 'leaks'

A Republican senator is taking Trump to task for not clearing up a burning question: whether he has tape recordings of his conversations with Comey . The president's outside legal team is being l...

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Republicans are taking a big political risk on health care

At this point in an article like this, it would usually be customary to lay out the details of what will be in the Senate version of the AHCA, but we simply can't. Given the opioid crisis in her state...

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Coats Declines to Say If Trump Pressured Him on Russia Probe

Host John King concluded that the intel bosses' answers left him with no choice but to infer that they simply didn't want to say something under oath that would "embarrass" President Trump . For exam...

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'Jared Kushner should have security clearance reviewed'

'Jared Kushner should have security clearance reviewed'

But people familiar with the matter say the Federal Bureau of Investigation now considers the encounter, as well as another meeting Kushner had with a Russian banker, to be of investigative interest. ...

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Trump accuses Qatar of funding terrorism 'at a very high level'

Trump accuses Qatar of funding terrorism 'at a very high level'

When a reporter asked about Comey , Trump again said he never asked for the Justice Department's Russian Federation probe to be dropped - an act that experts say could constitute an obstruction of ...

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UK leader May seen fighting for survival after election failure

The announcement came after May lost Downing St. chiefs of staff Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill , who resigned Saturday. Alastair Campbell, the former Labour Party spin doctor who worked with form...

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Consider Trump's Tweets 'Official Statements,' Spicer Says

Consider Trump's Tweets 'Official Statements,' Spicer Says

However, Trump's clear willingness to say whatever is on his mind in his tweets has gotten the President in trouble. "You can't just do what we've been doing in the past". Donald Trump Jr., not surpr...

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Trump accuses ex-FBI chief Comey of lying

Trump accuses ex-FBI chief Comey of lying

Comey delivered scathing remarks about the president on Thursday at a congressional hearing and testified that Trump had asked him to drop a Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into former aide...

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Top intelligence officials deny receiving pressure from US President Donald Trump

Top intelligence officials deny receiving pressure from US President Donald Trump

What he meant, McCabe said, was that the firing of Comey had not stalled the investigation. There are " reports , that nobody has laid to rest here, that the president of the United States has...

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Uber fires 20 employees in probe of company's environment

Uber fires 20 employees in probe of company's environment

When she reported the incident to Uber HR, Fowler says her claims were dismissed and she was instructed to either find another team to work for or accept negative performance reviews in the future...

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Trump says Comey testimony showed 'no obstruction'

Meanwhile, a congressional panel asked for any tapes of their conversations. Earlier Mr Trump had his silence on Twitter , tweeting he'd been vindicated and derided Comey as a "leaker". It d...

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Marlins star Stanton leaves game after being hit in hand

Marlins star Stanton leaves game after being hit in hand

CC Sabathia won his fifth straight start to beat Rick Porcello in a matchup of Cy Young Award winners, and Chris Carter drove in four runs with a three-run homer and an RBI single that led the New Yor...

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Trump not planning to invoke executive privilege to block James Comey testimony

Trump not planning to invoke executive privilege to block James Comey testimony

Flynn, according to a memo by Mr. Comey. File picture shows FBI Director James Comey testifying before the House Intelligence Committee hearing into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. D...

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Two US intel chiefs say were never pressured by White House

Two US intel chiefs say were never pressured by White House

Like Coats , Rogers said he had never been directed or pressured to do anything he thought was illegal or otherwise unethical. Mark Warner , D-Va, Coats then issued what appeared to be a blanket...

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Caught on camera: Texting woman falls down cellar door

Caught on camera: Texting woman falls down cellar door

The cellar doors were open as the woman approached from the side. but she was unable to see the doors because of her phone. The man admonished the utility workers for not posting a sign, cone, or so...

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Top intelligence officials say little about Trump conversations on Russia

Angus King (I-ME), who pressed both Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats and National Security Agency chief Mike Rogers to talk about their discussions with President Trump . But The Times...

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Intelligence chiefs unsure what can say publicly

Comey and dissuade him from pursuing the Flynn matter. Coats and Rogers said they did not feel the public setting of the Senate intelligence committee's hearing was an appropriate venue to di...

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Tulsa police serving mental-health order fatally shoot man

Tulsa police serving mental-health order fatally shoot man

A confrontation ensued at the entrance to the convenience store. It is not clear how many times Barre was struck. Since last week, authorities interacted or attempted to contact him at least three tim...

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Iran supreme leader: Attacks fuel hatred toward US, Saudis

According to Reuters , crowds chanted "Death to Saudi Arabia" along with the usual "Death to America" and anti-Israel statements as they marched in the funeral procession. ally - that is responsibl...

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Romney: Clinton told me to take Trump secretary of state job

Romney: Clinton told me to take Trump secretary of state job

Trump briefly considered Romney a year ago for Clinton's former job. The former MA governor and Republican Presidential nominee said that he was " shocked " to receive the invitation to be consid...

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LeBron Discusses One Thing That Almost Stopped Him From Returning to Cleveland

He also does not announce his appearances in church and charity basketball games near Cleveland publicly. He rallied the Cavs from down three games to one, and brought the city its first taste of vi...

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Democrats say Trump's infrastructure plan is 'just a private money-making operation'

Repairing the nation's crumbling roads and bridges was supposed to be an area ripe for bipartisan compromise between congressional Democrats and President Donald Trump . The president planned to trav...

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She Prodded Her Boyfriend to Kill Himself. He Did

She Prodded Her Boyfriend to Kill Himself. He Did

Roy was found dead from carbon monoxide poisoning in his vehicle at a auto park in MA in July 2014. Roy's relationship with Carter would culminate in a K-Mart parking lot in Fairhaven on July...

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NCAA Championships: With Team Title Out Of Reach, Oregon Men Shift Focus

NCAA Championships: With Team Title Out Of Reach, Oregon Men Shift Focus

During the indoor season, it was Texas A&M winning the NCAA title by half a point over the Gators. "The Baltimore product then got over 14'7.25"/4.45m on her first go, by which point only 2016 NCAA ...

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Trump delays decision on Paris climate agreement at G7 summit

Trump delays decision on Paris climate agreement at G7 summit

On Saturday, the president tweeted that he would make a final decision about US involvement in the global climate agreement this week, reiterating that in another tweet Wednesday morning. Others s...

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WCCUSD summer meals program starts June 12

WCCUSD summer meals program starts June 12

Department of Agriculture down through the Tennessee Department of Human Services, Second Harvest Food Bank, area school systems and numerous community's nonprofit organizations. They are providing fr...

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US Intelligence Chiefs Push for Permanent OK to Eavesdrop on Foreign Communications

Director of National Intelligence Daniel Coats (2nd-R) testifies as he appears alongside acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe (L), Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein (2nd-L) and National Security A...

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