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Authorities plane to interview Greg Gianforte

Mr Gianforte's campaign released a statement saying Mr Jacobs was displaying "aggressive" behvaiour. As more details emerge about this incident, the special election in Montana has gotten even mor...

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Texas House Passes New Bathroom Bill; What's Next for Events Industry

Chris Paddie, R-Center. She was uncertain what the bill, if it became law, would mean for Libby next year, but said it would be deeply unsettling to force her to use the boys' bathroom when all her cl...

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Betsy DeVos was booed today as she gave a commencement address

Betsy DeVos was booed today as she gave a commencement address

A huge chorus of boos erupted when DeVos was awarded an honorary doctorate, and again when she said she would visit the home of school founder Mary McLeod Bethune to pay her respects. Within hou...

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Texas House Votes To Approve Transgender Bathroom Ban In Schools

The Senate added the plan to House Bill 21 despite fervent opposition from House members who say the bill takes money away from public schools and constitutes a poison pill on legislation that wou...

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23 million more uninsured with GOP health bill, analysts say

We urge the Senate to take an approach to health care reform that commits to high-quality, affordable, comprehensive coverage for at least as many people as are now insured, including maintenance ...

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US Democrats hope to send Trump, Republicans a message in Montana vote

US Democrats hope to send Trump, Republicans a message in Montana vote

In the past week, Quist has rolled out TV campaign ads blasting Gianforte for being "thankful" for the bill's passage, which Quist says "eliminates protections for pre-existing conditions", raises...

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Reporter Claims He Was 'Body Slammed' By GOP Candidate [AUDIO]

Reporter Claims He Was 'Body Slammed' By GOP Candidate [AUDIO]

But a reporter with a Fox News television crew preparing to interview Gianforte said that Gianforte grabbed Jacobs by the neck, slammed him to the ground and then began punching him. SC is nearly ce...

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CBO: Republican Health Care Bill Cuts Less Than Previous Versions

The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) just released their score for the 2nd iteration of the Republicans' American Health Care Act ( AHCA ), and it revealed that it's not that much better than...

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Trump meets with Pope Francis gifts

Under clear blue skies, Trump, who exchanged sharp words with the pope during the USA election campaign previous year, received a tribute from the Swiss Guard in a Vatican courtyard when he arrived....

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Texas Senate rejecting House's watered down 'bathroom bill'

Texas Senate rejecting House's watered down 'bathroom bill'

However, he said he has trouble with the tax increases being floated right now. Sponsored by the head of the Senate Education Committee, Republican Sen. The middle class will foot the bill, thanks...

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GOP Bill Could Undercut Some Coverage In Job-Based Insurance

GOP Bill Could Undercut Some Coverage In Job-Based Insurance

The bill's long term effects run counter to President Donald Trump's pledges that his efforts to repeal and replace Obamacare would provide " insurance for everybody ", and would not cut Medicaid...

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Hunt begins for 12th juror in Bill Cosby's sex assault trial

Officials at Montgomery County's tourist bureau can not predict whether Bill Cosby's sex assault trial in Norristown will provide an economic boost for area hotels and restaurants. O'Neill will allo...

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Trump Condemns

Trump Condemns "Heinous Attack"

President Donald Trump has declared that he will now refer to terrorists as "losers" (video below). The White House said Mr Trump and Mrs May agreed the targeting of teenage children enjoying...

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CBO: Republicans' AHCA Would Leave 23 Million More Uninsured

The previous score estimated that 24 million fewer Americans would have health coverage by 2026 than under the current baseline. The AHCA results in a net deficit reduction of $119 billion, the CBO an...

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House GOP health bill projection: 23 million more uninsured

In a rush to pass the bill while they had enough Republican support, House leaders chose to hold a vote to repeal Obamacare before receiving a score from the Congressional Budget Office-a high...

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Franklin Grove plans Memorial Day Services

Monday, Janesville Cemetery; 8:45 a.m., Coles County Memorial Airport; 9:15 a.m., Resthaven Memorial Gardens; 10 a.m., Humboldt Cemetary; 10:30 a.m., Cooks Mills Cemetery; and 11 a.m., Zion Hill Churc...

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Trump asked intelligence chiefs to deny evidence of Russia collusion

Brennan said he "encountered and am aware of information and intelligence that revealed contacts and interactions between Russian officials and USA persons involved in the Trump campaign that I was ...

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Senate leaders await analysis of GOP health bill

For states that pursue, secure and implement waivers, the result could be non-coverage of benefits included in the essential health benefits package (eg, prescription drugs, maternal and newborn car...

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Rodrigo Duterte declares martial law in southern Philippines to tackle extremists

Rodrigo Duterte declares martial law in southern Philippines to tackle extremists

An Islamic rebel group has reportedly hoisted the black flag of ISIS in the southern part of the Philippines. The President's scheduled bilateral meetings with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin a...

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Property damage reported in North Carolina from possible tornado

Property damage reported in North Carolina from possible tornado

Weather service officials will visit Parkton in Robeson County to determine whether a tornado damaged some buildings about an hour before the storm ripped through Autryville. The sheriff in Stokes Cou...

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Report says bill would cut deficit by $119b

Report says bill would cut deficit by $119b

Furthermore, the CBO found that "people who are less healthy (including those with preexisting or newly acquired medical conditions) would ultimately be unable to purchase comprehensive non-group heal...

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Trump's budget proposal guts health care safety net

Trump's budget proposal guts health care safety net

The budget would cut $21.6 billion over 10 years from Temporary Aid to Needy Families, more often called welfare, including $15.6 billion from block grants to states. A program created to move people ...

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Comey fallout continues as replacement interviews kick off — Sunday shows preview

Comey fallout continues as replacement interviews kick off — Sunday shows preview

As has happened on previous occasions since Trump took office, different versions rapidly circulated of an event - in this case phone conversations between Comey and Trump and a dinner they had at t...

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State Dept. summons Turkish ambassador over DC brawl

Video appears to show security forces belonging to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan pushing past police and violently breaking up a protest outside the ambassador's diplomatic residence. Me...

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No Medicaid cuts in Trump budget? Really?

No Medicaid cuts in Trump budget? Really?

Trump has proposed cutting the corporate tax rate from 35 percent to 15 percent , but his budget assumes that corporate tax receipts will increase nearly every year. Trump's proposal coul...

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Why Betsy DeVos was booed, heckled at black college commencement

Why Betsy DeVos was booed, heckled at black college commencement

DeVos, who is a proponent of school choice - including charter schools and school vouchers - later clarified her remark , noting that historically black colleges were created because other institut...

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Donald Trump and Pope Francis meet for the first time

The seemingly genial meeting offered no hint of the rocky start to the pair's relationship past year, when the Argentinian pontiff questioned then-candidate Trump's Christian credentials, the report...

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Talk-Show Hosts Spoof Trump's Israel Visit

It is a "transactional deal" in which the Arab states would help Washington revive the peace process in exchange for a much tougher USA policy against Iran, he said. Abbas, who has been politically we...

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Virginia wins 3rd straight NCAA men's tennis title over UNC

Virginia wins 3rd straight NCAA men's tennis title over UNC

Virginia also cashed in on a convincing 6-1 win on court three from junior Collin Altamirano (Sacramento, Calif.) and J.C. Aragone (Yorba Linda, Calif.) in the day's first result. I am really proud of...

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Arizona State rallies, faces Northwestern in NCAA final

Arizona State rallies, faces Northwestern in NCAA final

Northwestern won the stroke play portion of the competition by eight strokes over Stanford. Linnea Strom , all square in her match with Stanford's Madeline Chou, had to make a 7-foot par putt on the ...

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