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Judge extends pause on travel ban

US District Court Judge Derrick Watson blocked the core provisions of the revised executive order two weeks ago, concluding that the order likely violates the Establishment Clause of the Constitution ...

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Texas Senate approves bill that would reduce handgun license fee

Justice said he still believes his plan to increase revenue by about $350 million is fairer, spreading out the tax burden over business, consumers and the wealthy while reducing unnecessary spending...

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Republicans can't even agree on whether to give up on health care

Instead, the American Health Care Act continued government-run health care with its own requirements and mandates. Prices for insurance plans offered on the public insurance exchanges set up by th...

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McConnell says Senate won't take up 'Obamacare'

As Trump learned, health care is a hard one. He insisted the GOP overhaul effort was not over and that he regretted not spending more time with moderate Republicans and Democrats "to find some con...

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GOP lawmakers say ObamaCare repeal vote may be delayed

GOP lawmakers say ObamaCare repeal vote may be delayed

Not only that, but the Congressional Budget Office's score of the bill says that premiums will spike immediately in 2018 by 15%-20%, followed by only a 10% reduction by 2026. (Whether shaming them v...

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Massachusetts Weather: Rain, fog expected Tuesday with thunderstorms possible

Massachusetts Weather: Rain, fog expected Tuesday with thunderstorms possible

Severe weather threats will be damaging winds and large hail. "For the next 24 hours we're going to have some storms to deal with", First Alert Meteorologist Tim Miller said. As the center of an i...

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Trump shifts blame for failed attempt to replace Obamacare

Speed is relative. The Trump-Paul Ryan health care bill was fast-tracked and collapsed in 17 days. "Obamacare is the law of the land", he said. Caucus members could have pocketed their wins, declared...

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North Carolina Kindergartner, 5, Suspended for Playing With 'Stick Gun'

North Carolina Kindergartner, 5, Suspended for Playing With 'Stick Gun'

The school said the kindergartner violated policy 4331 and posed a threat to other students when she made a shooting motion. Caitlin says she was playing a game with two friends called " king and quee...

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Penn State scandal: Ex-president on trial in alleged Jerry Sandusky cover-up

Curley and Schultz, who pleaded guilty last week to a misdemeanor count of child endangerment, had contended that he did not report anything sexual. They'll testify later this week, and are expected...

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Warriors roar back from 22 point deficit to silence Spurs 110-98

Warriors roar back from 22 point deficit to silence Spurs 110-98

The 3-point game is in a slump, the team's shooting percentage is down, and the bench hasn't stepped up like we were hoping it would. The Golden State Warriors vs San Antonio Spurs Live Streaming TV...

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Sean Spicer tells reporter to 'stop shaking your head'

Sean Spicer tells reporter to 'stop shaking your head'

He said every official that's been briefed on the matter has said there's no sign of "collusion" between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation. Ryan's question on how the Trump administrati...

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Man arrested in connection with vandalism at Colorado mosque

The vandalism prompted the center to cancel religious classes for children that morning, but it also has led to an outpouring of support. "This incident has a very real impact on our Muslim friends ...

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Petition Calls for Melania Trump to Move or Pay Security Costs

Petition Calls for Melania Trump to Move or Pay Security Costs

As CBS News points out, Melania is only the second First Lady not to make the White House her official residence. In February, Stephanie Winston Wolkoff, a senior Trump aide, told ABC News that th...

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Trump campaign chairman secretly worked for Russian billionaire

Trump campaign chairman secretly worked for Russian billionaire

Mr Manafort is said to have pitched the plans to aluminium magnate Oleg Deripaska, a close ally of President Putin. Manafort was known to route financial transactions through Cyprus, according to ...

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Kentucky lawmakers override all 4 of Gov. Bevin's vetoes

Kentucky lawmakers override all 4 of Gov. Bevin's vetoes

The bill is named "Tim's Law" after Tim Morton, a Lexington man diagnosed with schizophrenia who often refused treatment and was hospitalized 37 times before he died in 2014. Senate Bill 120 resulted ...

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Blumenthal presses Gorsuch on key cases, but judge won't be pinned down

Blumenthal presses Gorsuch on key cases, but judge won't be pinned down

The court ruling centers around the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act , a landmark piece of legislation initially passed by Congress in 1975. The case decided Wednesday involves Endrew F...

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Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, was paid by Russian Federation

Last August, Trump asked Manafort to resign as his campaign chairman after reports came out that he lobbied on behalf of former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych , who had a cozy relationship wit...

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DREAMer to be released after 6 weeks in ICE custody

DREAMer to be released after 6 weeks in ICE custody

Daniel Ramirez Medina was released Tuesday after being detained for more than six weeks, despite having papers that authorized him to live and work in the USA through the Deferred Action for Childhoo...

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Theresa May Officially Starts Brexit

Theresa May Officially Starts Brexit

That could be seen by some in Europe as a threat to withdraw British security cooperation if the United Kingdom does not get its way. With the clock ticking on Britain's European Union membership, t...

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Mexican man freed after arrest despite protected status

Mexican man freed after arrest despite protected status

Judge John Odell on Tuesday approved freeing the 24-year-old Ramirez on $15,000 bond until his next immigration court hearing. Ramirez was first arrested by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)...

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White House distances Trump from Manafort after AP report

Mr. Manafort proposed in a confidential strategy plan as early as June 2005 that he would influence politics, business dealings and news coverage inside the U.S., Europe and the former Soviet republic...

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Appointed schools chief bill heads to Indiana Senate again

I am proud of my House colleagues because we are using sound accounting to fund state priorities in a transparent way, holding fast to our Constitutional duty to abstain from borrowing against future ...

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Harden Affected By Injured Wrist In Loss To Warriors

The Warriors scored the last six points of the third quarter to lead 86-75 entering the fourth. Harden has been playing through the pain for a couple of games now, and while he's still close to hi...

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Gallup poll: Trump's approval rating hits new low of 36%

But by March 24, just three days later, Trump's approval rating in the Rasmussen poll cratered to just 44 percent, a drop of six percentage points, while 56 percent said they did not approve of Trum...

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Manhunt for armed teacher over schoolgirl kidnapping charges

Manhunt for armed teacher over schoolgirl kidnapping charges

Jason Whatley, an attorney for Elizabeth's father, Anthony Thomas, told media this week that another student saw Cummins kissing Elizabeth on January 24. "She may very well not know that she's a victi...

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'Making History' Star Adam Pally Arrested for Misdemeanor Drug Possession

'Making History' Star Adam Pally Arrested for Misdemeanor Drug Possession

The Mindy Project star was busted in NY on Tuesday night, TMZ reported. He has been charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance in the 7th degree, and criminal possession of marij...

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National Football League owners approve Raiders move to Las Vegas

The win included Marcus Allen's famous 74-yard touchdown run. This relocation is unlike the Rams moving to Los Angeles, then the Chargers following them there; yes, three teams switching homes in ...

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McConnell to Republican senators: 'Feel no guilt' for going nuclear on Gorusch

The Senate's Democratic leader, Chuck Schumer of NY, is urging his colleagues to block an up-or-down vote on Gorsuch with a filibuster. Collins said they recently met for more than an hour. Republ...

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NCAA threatens to take games out of NC

HB2 appears to be a winning Republican campaign issue in many rural counties in western and eastern North Carolina, communities that have not felt a direct economic impact from the law. All this as a ...

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Schumer Urges Democrats to Filibuster Gorsuch

The Senate Judiciary Committee held four days of confirmation hearings this week, including two days questioning Gorsuch. He said Gorsuch was not "a neutral legal mind, but someone with a deep-seate...

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House Republicans Call Off Vote On Obamacare Replacement Plan

House Republicans Call Off Vote On Obamacare Replacement Plan

However, with those amendments, the bill would still leave 24 million more Americans uninsured, according to an analysis from the independent Congressional Budget Office (CBO). Rejection of the repe...

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North Dakota oil output set to rise as controversial pipeline opens

Energy Transfer Partners is now behind schedule by about one year, which it estimated in court documents cost the enterprise more than a half billion dollars. The 1,172-mile Dakota Access pipeline run...

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Why did the Obamacare replacement bill fail? Question of the Week

Group-think is defined as the practice of thinking or making decisions as a group in a way that discourages creativity or individual responsibility. "We must come together to find solutions to move ...

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Wyden wants review of Russia-Trump relationships

Wyden wants review of Russia-Trump relationships

He communicated as much in a letter he sent on Friday, the very same day Nunes canceled the hearing. "I can only conclude that it really doesn't show what it's being purported to show", Schiff said,...

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Comey Confirms FBI Investigating Trump Campaign

Spicer said that the president was not going to apologize. It is hard to say what is driving the FBI investigations , but Democrats should be tired to jump the gun yet again. Is there fire? Will ...

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