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Government shutdown: Border wall money out, Obamacare fight on

Congress needs to pass a funding bill by the end of the day Friday, or else federal programs will no longer be able to spend money on Saturday, Trump's 100th day in the White House. "The wall is going...

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Trump assures wall along Mexico border will be built

Trump on Monday signaled he is open to getting money for his proposed border wall in the fall, instead of in a spending bill this week. Trump apparently intends to attach wall funding to an "omnib...

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Ohio police trying to identify owners of dog that killed man

Ohio police trying to identify owners of dog that killed man

Lt. Mark Ponichtera said police found the man being attacked in an alley. Detectives said they are trying to identify the people who owned and cared for the dog, what may have transpired and if crim...

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What is "judge shopping"? Here's what Trump was tweeting about

Threats to defund sanctuary cities have been a key piece of Trump's immigration agenda in the beginning of his administration, and Attorney General Jeff Sessions sent letters last week to nine cities ...

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US THAAD Missile Defense Equipment Enters South Korea Site

The US staged its own response, beginning joint naval drills in the region with South Korea and Japan as the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson moved toward the Korean peninsula and one of the most po...

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Wells Fargo Board Directors Expected to Be Re-Elected, but Vote Is Close

Wells Fargo Board Directors Expected to Be Re-Elected, but Vote Is Close

The target price for Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) is $57.61/share according to the consensus of analysts working on the stock, with an expected EPS of $1.02/share for the current quarter. The decis...

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MI speed limits could get a boost on certain roads

MI speed limits could get a boost on certain roads

Rick Snyder said earlier this year. Marie will see a speed limit increase to 75 miles per hour. The departments have also agreed to raise speed limits to 65 mph on 938 miles of non-freeway and state...

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Huge US bomb kills 94 IS militants, Afghan officials say

Huge US bomb kills 94 IS militants, Afghan officials say

The strike using the Massive Ordnance Air Blast bomb, or MOAB, was carried out Thursday against an Islamic State group tunnel complex carved into the mountains that Afghan forces had tried to assault ...

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Ivanka Trump Gets Booed at Women's Panel in Germany While Defending Father

There are both pros and cons in staffing up from within one's own family, as Trump is learning. But Merkel herself was apparently unbothered. The Berlin audience's skepticism about Ivanka Trump's se...

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Ivanka booed at women's summit

She accepted that there had been criticism of her father and his presidency, but said she has been tasked by the administration with fighting for "incremental positive change". Trump was in Berlin as ...

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Tens of Thousands March on Tax Day

Tens of Thousands March on Tax Day

President Donald Trump's 2016 tax returns are being audited, White House press secretary Sean Spicer said Monday . Trump criticized the demonstrations in Sunday tweets , claiming without citing ...

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Grizzlies finally beat Spurs in postseason

The veteran center's running 12-foot floater in the lane with less than a second remaining in overtime sank the Spurs, 110-108, and tied the series at 2-2. Marc Gasol hit the game victor in overtim...

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Handel Celebrates 6th District Results, Gets Ready For Runoff

While Ossoff ended up as the top vote-getter in a crowded field of 18 candidates vying to fill the seat left vacant by Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price , he ended up short of the votes...

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NFL Super Bowl Champion New England Patriots Visit White House

Trump's welcome to the team, scheduled for early afternoon, is coming hours after the news from MA prisons officials that ex-Patriot tight end Aaron Hernandez hanged himself in his prison cell. The...

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Seattle police officers shot; one suspect dead

Seattle police officers shot; one suspect dead

The suspects, two males and one female, then fled. The man who opened fire eventually barricaded himself at a nearby building and was later found dead, police said. Authorities are investigating and...

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Tad Cummins in federal custody, will be arraigned Monday

Tad Cummins in federal custody, will be arraigned Monday

Cummins, who appeared in court wearing an orange jail jumpsuit and chains shackled around his waist, didn't speak at all. U.S. Magistrate Judge Kendall Newman on Monday afternoon ordered Tad Cummins...

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North Korea video portrays US destroyed in missile barrage

North Korea video portrays US destroyed in missile barrage

Will the United States of America shoot down one of the North Korean missile tests from the South China Sea and put its allies, South Korea and Japan at the risk of a response from Kim Jong-un? Tens...

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New Orleans Government Begins Removal Of Confederate Monuments

Police were on hand, with officers watching from atop a hotel parking garage . The Confederate monuments have become a subject of polarization in New Orleans , as groups like Take 'Em Down NOLA...

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Ossoff into runoff with Handel

Republicans have controlled the seat for decades, but Trump only won it by one percentage point in last November's presidential election. Republicans have held the seat since 1979, and past occupants ...

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Sean Spicer celebrates Easter with White House bunny

Addressing attendees Monday morning from the White House's south portico, Trump congratulated his wife on organizing the event. Monday's event marked the White House's 139th egg roll event, which st...

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Nebraska Lawmakers show support for new Secretary of Agriculture

Department of Agriculture. Perdue's cousin, Sen. David Perdue, R-Ga., voted "present" but presided over the vote and announced the final tally. Want to know more about Sonny Perdue? The Senate ...

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United in grief, Facebook killer's ex-girlfriend meets victim's family

United in grief, Facebook killer's ex-girlfriend meets victim's family

By the time he pulled out of the driveway and onto Buffalo Road, state police were behind him, DuCharme said. Authorities said Stephens killed Godwin and posted video of the killing on Facebook befo...

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Berkeley college reverses cancellation of speech by controversial right-wing provocateur Ann Coulter

Campus police said they have received information about threats to Coulter, speech attendees and protesters if the event were to go forward on the April 27 date originally planned for her appearance. ...

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New York To Offer Free Tuition At Four-Year Public Unversities

There is a catch for part-time students to enroll, as only those who take on 30 credits an academic year will be able to use the financial aid. It requires students to live and work in NY state for as...

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Germany Tells Sean Spicer That Hitler Comparisons Are Never A Good Idea

Germany Tells Sean Spicer That Hitler Comparisons Are Never A Good Idea

The Nazis are infamous for using gas chambers to exterminate Jews and others in the Holocaust . His remark was an attempt to make Syrian President Bashar Assad look worse by comparison. Nita M Lowe...

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Government costs could rise $2.3 bln without Obamacare payments

Government costs could rise $2.3 bln without Obamacare payments

If insurers decide the government is too erratic to partner with, and many states have no sellers, the price tag would drop. The Kaiser Foundation also said it believes the 23 percent increase c...

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Trump backs down on border wall funding

WASHINGTON ― Republicans, facing the refusal of Democrats to fund President Donald Trump's border wall in an upcoming spending bill, seem to have abandoned their wall construction demands as lawmaker...

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Trump Backpedals on the Mexican Border Wall

President Trump appears to have dropped his demand for immediate funding for the construction of a wall along the Mexican border, and that could be good news for an important Obamacare subsidy. taxp...

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White House Says US-Mexico Wall Project on Track Amid Funding Speculations

That threat appeared to be lifting Monday evening when Trump told a gathering of reporters from conservative media that he would be willing to return to the funding issue in September. Spicer said the...

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Trump to propose massive tax cuts for businesses

Trump to propose massive tax cuts for businesses

A congressional vote on a Republican healthcare legislation plan may not come for weeks as leaders in the House of Representatives and the Senate continue negotiations over possible proposals, the Whi...

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