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23 million fewer Americans insured under House GOP bill, says CBO

23 million fewer Americans insured under House GOP bill, says CBO

However, starting in 2020, average premiums would vary depending on how states reacted to various provisions of the health-care overhaul. CBO said states adopting those waivers could destabilize...

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Melania swats away Trump's hand once again

Trump's caution showed. He did not weigh in on Israeli settlements, the status of Jerusalem or even whether the US would continue to insist on a two-state solution giving the Palestinians sovereign ...

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ACLU applauds ruling against Trump travel ban

ACLU applauds ruling against Trump travel ban

Trump's administration argued the court should not look beyond the text of the executive order, which doesn't mention religion. The scathing opinion consistently referenced Trump's own words on th...

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Will Obamacare Replacement Provide Quality Healthcare, Save Taxpayer Dollars

Will Obamacare Replacement Provide Quality Healthcare, Save Taxpayer Dollars

The CBO issued two reports on earlier versions of the Republican legislation, called the American Health Care Act , in March. Cassidy, who is also a physician, previously cited late night hos...

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Helicopter crashes in industrial park in Delaware

Helicopter crashes in industrial park in Delaware

Hale said the helicopter crashed into a ditch behind a U.S. Post office facility, causing minor damage to an outbuilding and vehicles parked behind the building. "It immediately exploded, we saw black...

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Dr. Beach names Florida's Siesta Beach best beach in US

Dr. Beach names Florida's Siesta Beach best beach in US

Beach's Top 10 Beaches list for 2017. On a recent workday, Siesta Beach was packed with people, even though it wasn't particularly sunny. "It's nice and clean, that's what I look for", said Jami...

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GOP Lawmakers Say Little About Montana Candidate

Gianforte , a millionaire tech entrepreneur who has aligned himself with President Donald Trump , said the reporter was being aggressive and grabbed him by the wrist at his campaign office. "Yes,...

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Jurors Selected for Bill Cosby Trial

The jurors will be bused across the state for the June 5 trial. "We believe it is of paramount importance we seat a diverse jury", McMonagle said, adding that it would be a "potential disgusting pro...

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Supreme Court Upholds Ruling Striking Down North Carolina GOP's Racist Congressional Map

Supreme Court Upholds Ruling Striking Down North Carolina GOP's Racist Congressional Map

The court divided, 5 to 3, in rejecting District 12, in the south-central part of the state. North Carolina's maps, said Holder, "were among the worst racial gerrymanders in the nation ". TOTENBERG...

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Kansas distributor recalls precooked sausage due to metal

Kansas distributor recalls precooked sausage due to metal

The USDA inspection mark on the packages should say "EST". The items were shipped to distributions centers in IN and also in Arkansas, Kansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma and Texas. Anyone concerned about a...

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Medicaid a target for cuts despite assurance

The budget contains virtually no further detail on taxes beyond the cuts the administration proposed in a one-page outline last month. Budget Director Mick Mulvaney said since the budget is a pr...

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In Seattle, Trump's travel ban gets another day in court

In Seattle, Trump's travel ban gets another day in court

Federal judges have pressed a lawyer for US President Donald Trump whether his travel ban discriminates against Muslims, focusing on Trump's campaign promise of a "total and complete shutdown" of ...

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'Price Is Right' Contestant Goes Bonkers After Setting Plinko Record

'Price Is Right' Contestant Goes Bonkers After Setting Plinko Record

In the clip above, Ryan's wonderful run begins with a winning $1 bid on Contestant's Row. Then he found out that he was going to play Plinko. Congratulations, Ryan . Ryan freaked out, to say the...

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Trump Approval Down, Voters Support Special Counsel on Russian Federation

The latest Harvard-Harris poll showed 60 percent of voters disapproving of Comey's job at the Federal Bureau of Investigation, with just 40 percent approving. Overall, 60 percent opposed Trump's fir...

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CBO estimates 23 million to lose health insurance under Republican bill

CBO estimates 23 million to lose health insurance under Republican bill

President Donald Trump , who made replacing it a key campaign promise in 2016, and other Republicans say Obamacare is too costly and creates unwarranted government interference in health care decisi...

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New subpoenas issued to Flynn's companies

He will invoke the Fifth Amendment and his right against self-incrimination. It's as yet unclear whether there was any actual collusion between Trump's advisers and the Russians who hacked the Democ...

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Montana GOP candidate charged with misdemeanor assault of reporter

If convicted, Gianforte could be fined up to $500 and face up to six months in county jail, per Montana law . "This is the strangest thing that has ever happened to me in reporting on politics". ...

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Trump vows to crackdown on leaks, chastises North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Thursday she would tell Trump that intelligence shared between their two countries had to remain secure after leaks to USA media about the Manchester attack...

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Soldiers try to restore order in besieged Philippine city

As details of the attack in Marawi city emerged, fears mounted that the largest Roman Catholic nation in Asia could be falling into a growing list of countries grappling with the spread of influen...

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Carson calls poverty 'a state of mind'

Carson calls poverty 'a state of mind'

So remember kids, poverty is just a state of mind. In other words, according to Carson, poor people are poor because they choose to be poor, and if they would only changes their mental state they ...

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Gardner Museum Doubles Reward For Stolen Art To $10M

Gardner Museum Doubles Reward For Stolen Art To $10M

The incident, which occurred early in the morning before the museum opened to the public on March 18, 1990, remains the largest art heist in history. You could own Rembrandt's Storm on the Sea of G...

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Senate considers holding Michael Flynn in contempt

Senate considers holding Michael Flynn in contempt

Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif., chairman of the committee, recused himself from the panel's Russian Federation investigations after the House Committee on Ethics announced it was investigating Nunes for d...

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Trump asked 2 intel chiefs to deny Russian Federation collusion

Citing three current and former American officials, the Times said USA intelligence officials collected information last summer showing Russians zeroed in on Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafor...

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Georgia basketball to play at Kansas State in Big 12/SEC Challenge

Georgia basketball to play at Kansas State in Big 12/SEC Challenge

The road team won both ends of a home-and-home series contested in the 2014-15 (UGA won 50-46 in Manhattan) and 2015-16 (K-State won 68-66 in Athens) seasons. It's a two-year exemption, so USC will al...

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Manchester Terror Attack: 8 held in United Kingdom, threat level still critical

Manchester Terror Attack: 8 held in United Kingdom, threat level still critical

If confirmed, the halt to the sharing investigative details with Britain's most important defence and security ally would underscore the level of anger in Britain at leaks to the U.S. The apparent shi...

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New Jersey's Newark Airport reopens after plane engine fire

Passengers were kept on the planes as the pilots waited for permission from the FAA to deboard the airliners. Two planes on the runway at Austin-Bergstrom International airport Wednesday night bumpe...

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House intelligence committee Democrat says panel to subpoena Flynn

House intelligence committee Democrat says panel to subpoena Flynn

A day earlier, Flynn had invoked his constitutional right not to incriminate himself in response to the Senate committee's request for details about interactions between him and the Russians . Before...

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US appeals court refuses to reinstate Trump's travel ban

US appeals court refuses to reinstate Trump's travel ban

The second order was meant to overcome the legal issues posed by the original ban, but it was blocked by judges before it could go into effect on March 16. The next stop, should the Trump Administra...

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Montana House GOP candidate Gianforte 'body slammed' reporter

Jacobs broke the news of the incident on Twitter , saying, " Greg Gianforte just body slammed me and broke my glasses". In a statement released to media , the campaign said that the incident...

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Florida adds South Alabama to 2020 home schedule

Florida adds South Alabama to 2020 home schedule

The previous year the Hurricanes and Seminoles did not meet was 1968. The game will be a one-time arrangement with the Jaguars, who opened their season with Mississippi State a year ago and begin th...

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Chinese jets intercept U.S plane over East China Sea

The Chinese jets came within 150 feet (45 meters) of the US plane - with one of the Su-30s flying inverted, or upside down, directly above the American plane - CNN reported , citing unidentified US...

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GOP senators want US to pull out of Paris climate accord

GOP senators want US to pull out of Paris climate accord

Speaking in Dublin, the commission's expert Jacob Werksman said Mr Trump's declarations had had a "galvanising" effect on other countries' commitment to the Paris accord. "Backing out of the Paris A...

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Reynolds sworn in as governor

Reynolds sworn in as governor

Adam was part of the Iowa Corn Leadership Enhancement and Development (ILEAD) Class 6 in 2014 when I served as mentor. He was at the Statehouse Wednesday when Reynolds was sworn in as governor. Whitve...

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Texas Lawmakers Advance Restrictions on Trans Public School Kids

Texas Lawmakers Advance Restrictions on Trans Public School Kids

The measure poses an excruciating dilemma for Texas schools that have quietly agreed at parents' requests to keep secret the birth genders of some students. In a statement issued Sunday, Marty Rouse...

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NOAA predicts above-average hurricane season for 2017

NOAA predicts above-average hurricane season for 2017

Five to nine of those storms could become hurricanes, with winds of 74 miles per hour or higher. Other factors include above-average sea surface temperatures and weaker vertical wind shear across th...

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