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American Medical Association: Millions could lose coverage in GOP health plan

Ron Johnson, a Republican from Wisconsin, said. "The biggest most notable damage is these skyrocketing premiums". Medicaid is another area, however, where finding consensus hasn't been easy. "We'r...

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Defense raises race bias in Cosby jury selection process

Assistant District Attorney Stewart Ryan denied race was the reason for removing the black woman from the panel. They said the case raised doubts about her credibility. Loyola Law School professor Lau...

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Trump Asked Intel Chiefs to Deny Russia Evidence

He was asked about a Washington Post that said Trump asked Coats and Michael Rogers, the director of the National Security Agency , to push back against an FBI investigation that's been examini...

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Minister says Manchester bomber likely did not act alone, criticises United States leaks

DESPERATE families turned to social media in search of their loved ones in the aftermath of the Manchester terror attack . There was mass panic after the explosion at the end of the concert, whic...

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Blue Cross offers plan to stabilize health care

Republicans want to repeal the Obama-era tax penalties on uninsured people deemed able to afford coverage. "The parties continue to discuss measures that would obviate the need for judicial determi...

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Trump budget plan targets Great Lakes funding

Trump budget plan targets Great Lakes funding

Since 2010, the program has provided more than $2 billion to protect the lakes which includes money to fight invasive species. The budget plan also calls for a 45% reduction over 2017 funding levels...

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Georgia men's tennis ends season with semifinal loss to North Carolina

Georgia men's tennis ends season with semifinal loss to North Carolina

Sabrina Federici, 6-4, 6-1; Sarah Dvorak, Texas Tech, led Sandy Niehaus, 6-3, 5-5, match not completed; Ferny Angeles Paz, Ohio State, def. Katelyn Jackson, 6-2, 6-2. "I'm very excited for the opportu...

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White House 'America First' Budget Proposal Calls For Deep Foreign Spending Cuts

The proposal projects that this year's deficit will rise to $603 billion, up from the actual deficit of $585 billion last year. McCain called the budget "illegal" because it exceeds spending caps s...

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Texas considers trans bathroom bill for public schools

For students who wish to opt out of using their designated bathrooms, a private single occupancy bathroom will serve as an alternative. "The bill is about emergencies and disasters". Gov. Dan Patri...

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Health care is key issue as Montana fills US House seat

Health care is key issue as Montana fills US House seat

Rob is going to Congress to change the priorities that now exist". Looking for every angle possible to maximize turnout, the Quist campaign has a series of videos featuring furry friends. This is the...

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Trump asked 2 USA intel chiefs to deny Russian Federation collusion

Trump sought the assistance of Coats and Rogers after FBI Director James B. Comey told the House Intelligence Committee on March 20 that the FBI was investigating "the nature of any links betwe...

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Manchin Warns About Trump Administration Budget Cuts

Overall, the proposed cuts in safety-net spending would total more than one trillion dollars over the next decade. The National Institutes of Health programs that this year will provide more than ...

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Leaders attack lawsuit over schools for blacks

Leaders attack lawsuit over schools for blacks

And last week the Southern Poverty Law Center filed another lawsuit contending a law allowing the governor to make mid-year cuts to schools to deal with revenue shortfall is unconstitutional. The SP...

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Severe Weather Alert Day in effect Wednesday

There is a slight chance for tornado development. Swift winds in the lower part of the atmosphere will interact with bountiful moisture sources and a warm air mass to form areas of heavy rain and more...

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Trump asked 2 U.S. intel chiefs to deny Russian Federation collusion

Trump asked 2 U.S. intel chiefs to deny Russian Federation collusion

WASHINGTON (CNN) - President Donald Trump asked two top intelligence community figures to deny there was evidence of collusion between Russian Federation and his campaign, according to a repor...

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Congressman Al Green threatened with lynching after calling for Trump's impeachment

Congressman Al Green threatened with lynching after calling for Trump's impeachment

The post Congress man calls for Trump's Impeachment, receives death threat appeared first on Vanguard News . "Hey, Al Green , we've got an impeachment for ya-it's gonna be yours", one caller sa...

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'I woke up shaking' - Manchester concertgoer recalls night of terror

Islamic State, while claiming responsibility on its Telegram account, appeared to contradict British police's description of a suicide bomber. Members of the armed forces will thus be deployed acros...

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Sun Belt announces divisions for 2018 football season

Sun Belt announces divisions for 2018 football season

The teams will be split up between the West and East divisions. Tonight's games were to feature single-elimination games between Arkansas State and Georgia State as well as Texas State and Lit...

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UAE urges Rouhani to reset Iran's foreign policy

UAE urges Rouhani to reset Iran's foreign policy

Trump repeatedly has criticized Iran in speeches on his first foreign trip. Asked earlier on Monday whether Paris agreed with Trump's call to isolate Iran, the French foreign ministry said it would ...

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Can Trump solve the Middle East conflict?

Trump's trip to the Middle East could be seen as showcasing that relationship. Rove said it was smart for the President to reassure the Saudi's that the last 8 years are over and a new chapter has beg...

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Virginia's senators react to proposed budget

Trump's plan for the budget year beginning October 1 makes deep cuts in safety net programs , including Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program. The budget also calls for elimina...

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United States university graduates stage walk-out during Mike Pence speech

United States university graduates stage walk-out during Mike Pence speech

But after thousands of students signed a petition asking the university not invite President Donald Trump, the university invited Pence instead. Trump has faced harsh criticism for his anti-Islami...

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UK bomber trained abroad, had Al Qaeda links

UK bomber trained abroad, had Al Qaeda links

She said Wednesday the investigation is continuing and declined to provide further details about Abedi, whose improvised bomb killed 22 people at a pop concert in Manchester . A number of details inc...

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U.S. president vows to 'do everything' for Mideast peace

He said he was "truly hopeful that America can help Israel and the Palestinians forge peace and bringing new hope the region and its people". Expressing optimism that a peace deal could finally be b...

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Colorado governor responds to President's budget proposal

Trying to balance the budget isn't in the plan in Congress , but conservative Republicans are pushing for some action this year on spending cuts. Programs like food stamps (SNAP), Children's H...

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Safety net programs face big cuts in Trump budget; military gains

Safety net programs face big cuts in Trump budget; military gains

The budget plan , released Tuesday, calls for devastating cuts across almost every facet of the federal government, with slashing left and right to social safety net programs. Drastic cuts to agric...

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Texas House passes 'bathroom bill' targeting public schools

Texas House passes 'bathroom bill' targeting public schools

The state House also passed a so-called "bathroom bill", similar to the one that's been repealed in North Carolina . Without Patrick's go-ahead, the Republican-controlled Senate will not pass a b...

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Flood watch issued for most of NC as rains continue

Flood watch issued for most of NC as rains continue

In addition to the rain threat, GOHSEP is hosting a conference call concerning the possible flood threat along the MS and Atchafalaya Rivers. Roads may become impassable. Areas of showers and thunders...

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Donald Trump asked intelligence bosses to speak out against FBI's Russian Federation probe

Department of Justice ethics experts to oversee an investigation into possible collusion between then-candidate Donald Trump's 2016 election campaign and Russian Federation, a spokeswoman said on Tu...

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Worries grew of Trump campaign contacts to Russia — Ex-CIA chief

Flynn has refused to hand over that information. Rogers also was to appear before the committee to discuss the annual budget. Former CIA Director John Brennan said on Tuesday he was concerned ...

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