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Texas GOP's Anti-Trans Measure Pushes Trans Students Into Separate Bathrooms

Texas GOP's Anti-Trans Measure Pushes Trans Students Into Separate Bathrooms

The measure now heads back to the Senate , where lawmakers there have called for a stricter "bathroom bill". He also refuted that it discriminated against transgender students, saying accommodati...

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Secret Republican Senate Talks Shaping Health Care Legislation

However, after 2020, anyone who signs up would no longer benefit from the federal funds provided by the Affordable Care Act, reducing the 73 million low-income and disabled people in the United States...

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Trump tried to get intelligence officials to deny collusion

Trump tried to get intelligence officials to deny collusion

Page is one of several people associated with Trump's campaign who are under investigation over their ties to Russian Federation. "If you have somebody sticking a phone in your face, a mic in your f...

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KISS Concert in Manchester Canceled after Terrorist Attacks

Twenty-two people were killed and dozens more seriously injured when Abedi, 22, detonated a device as fans left Manchester Arena , where United States star Ariana Grande was performing on Monday ni...

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Texas Governor still hopeful that state will pass anti-trans bathroom bill

Texas Governor still hopeful that state will pass anti-trans bathroom bill

Straus said that legislation would lead to billions of dollars in losses for the state. With debate raging over whether the amendment barred transgender students from using the bathroom of their g...

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Russia Probe Mounts: 3 Intelligence Directors Testify Before Congress

The former CIA director, John Brennan , said there were enough contacts between members of the Trump campaign and Russian intelligence services by last summer to justify an investigation by the FBI...

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LeBron James defers on Warriors thoughts: 'It's too stressful'

The shot gave him 29 points for the game and 5,989 points for his postseason career to edge him past Jordan's mark of 5,987. He did it with a three-pointer late in the third quarter - the first of a...

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White House adviser differs with coal-loving president

After talks with Trump on May 25 in Brussels, Tusk said he was "not 100 percent sure.that we have a common position, common opinion about Russian Federation". President Donald Trump will maintain ...

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Manchester attack: Police make more arrests as investigation widens

Manchester attack: Police make more arrests as investigation widens

Police also warned late Wednesday of fraudulent online fundraising for the families of the victims, and pointed Twitter users to a legitimate JustGiving page. "That incident stirred up a sense of an...

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Trans-Pacific Partnership moving ahead without US

The meeting in Hanoi, Vietnam , was the biggest global trade gathering since US President Donald Trump upended the old order with his "America First" trade policy, created to protect American jobs....

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Emanuel Calls Out Rauner For Watching Golf Instead Of Fixing State Budget

Emanuel Calls Out Rauner For Watching Golf Instead Of Fixing State Budget

Medicaid system. We have also taken steps toward greater pension parity for Chicago; during the 99th General Assembly, House Democrats advanced Senate Bill 2822, which provides state funding for Chica...

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South Carolina man pleads guilty to 7 killings

South Carolina man pleads guilty to 7 killings

Kohlhepp was eligible for the death penalty , but the plea deal took that off the table. Kohlhepp held Kala Brown captive for over two months in a wooded area for on his property a year ago. "The t...

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Donald Trump's budget, spending cuts are 'moral,' Mulvaney says

And it omits any proposal for negotiating prescription drug prices, a frequent Trump talking point. President Donald Trump sent Congress his recommended budget for the coming fiscal year. States w...

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Prisoner hijacks van outside Lino Lakes facility, 5 at large

Prisoner hijacks van outside Lino Lakes facility, 5 at large

In total, there were five inmates at large, but as of 1:26 p.m., only Mitchell remained at large. At around noon, law enforcement notified that three offenders were apprehended in North Minneapolis:...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation examining Kushner as part of Russian Federation probe

Right around the time Trump's son-in-law and top adviser held a meeting with the Russian ambassador to the United States last spring, the Central Intelligence Agency director started to notice som...

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Truck crashed on purpose into famed Nevada brothel

Truck crashed on purpose into famed Nevada brothel

Hof says he has no connections to Brandt, but believes he wanted to harm his business for the notoriety. The investigation is continuing. Brothel owner Dennis Hof said none of the five employe...

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Brewers OF Ryan Braun faces longer DL stint for calf injury

Brewers OF Ryan Braun faces longer DL stint for calf injury

C Manny Pina and LF Ryan Braun left the game against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday night with injuries . The Brewers lose their fifth straight whle the Diamondbacks win their tenth...

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Polls Close in Montana's Suddenly Famous Special Congressional Election

Gianforte secured 51% of the vote while his Democratic rival Rob Quist took 43%. But Gianforte had taken two actions on Thursday night: allegedly attacking Jacobs and then issuing a statement ...

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Final Jury Selected as Cosby Trial Approaches

Two members of the jury are African-American, a man and woman both in their 30s or 40s who, like the other jurors selected, said they could be fair in the sexual assault case against Cosby . They say...

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Front Range forecast calls for more rain and thunderstorms in Denver

Northeast wind around 5 miles per hour becoming northwest in the afternoon. Tonight . A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8 p.m, then a slight chance of showers between 8 p.m and 11 p.m. S...

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Greg Gianforte Apologizes For Body Slamming Reporter After Winning Election

Gianforte on late Thursday apologized to a Guardian reporter he allegedly assaulted the night before his victory in Montana's House special election. "I do not think this is acceptable behavior...

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Memorial Day 2017: Travelers will hit highest level since 2005

Memorial Day 2017: Travelers will hit highest level since 2005

If you're on the road in Central Georgia this weekend, Kyle Collins with the Georgia Department of Public Safety says there should be "smooth sailing". Air travel is expected to increase 5.5 percent ...

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GOP focus on lowering health premiums may undermine benefits

Senate leaders are positioning themselves for a Congressional Budget Office report that will assess the impact the House-approved health care bill would have on insurance coverage and consum...

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US Supreme Court rejects two congressional districts in N Carolina

The court was unanimous in rejecting District 1 and split 5-3 on District 12, with three conservatives dissenting. North Carolina's voters would be much better served if a bipartisan or nonpartisan in...

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Toddlers trapped after neighbor pulls plug on birthday bounce house

Toddlers trapped after neighbor pulls plug on birthday bounce house

Parents rush over to help a dozen children who were trapped in the deflated bounce house. "Another one when he was being removed, his leg got a little injured". Police believe the man was trying to pu...

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USA appeals court maintains block on Trump travel ban

We are still waiting for a decision by the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in the appeal of the Hawaii federal trial court's injunction of the same Executive Order. She started he...

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Dissecting Donald Trump's $4.1 Trillion Budget Proposal

They haven't forgotten that even before taking office, Trump undercut GOP efforts in one Senate race. Numerous steep cuts in programs for low-income Americans mimic reductions passed before by Republi...

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Mueller cleared by U.S. ethics experts to head Russian Federation probe

Mueller cleared by U.S. ethics experts to head Russian Federation probe

In Watergate, the smoking gun was a White House tape proving that Richard M. Nixon ordered a cover-up - the final evidence that forced him from the White House. Requests for comment went unanswered We...

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Watch the results come in for Montana's wild Congressional election

On Jacobs's audio , businessman Gianforte is not heard asking him to lower his microphone. Libertarian Mark Wicks had the remaining 6 percent. Montana voters are heading to the polls Thursday, ...

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Man arrested with guns at Phoenix Comicon booked for attempted murder

Man arrested with guns at Phoenix Comicon booked for attempted murder

Phoenix police say there are indications an armed man arrested at Phoenix Comicon is mentally disturbed and that he told detectives he's a crime-fighting comic book character and planned to shoot...

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Memorial Day Weekend: Mix of sun, clouds with a chance of rain

Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Tuesday|Afternoon showers. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 50s. Sunday is the pick of the weekend. Calm wind becoming ...

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GOP Montana Win May be Blip in Democrats' Anti-Trump Hopes

A technology entrepreneur who was widely regarded among even Republican strategists as an imperfect candidate, Gianforte could be heard on an audio tape yelling at the reporter, Ben Jacobs of The...

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Seoul approves civilian contact with North Korea

Seoul approves civilian contact with North Korea

Members of the Korean Sharing Movement examine samples of insecticides and other products that could be used for Malaria prevention at the border areas with North Korea while at the office of the no...

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Notre Dame students walk out on Pence commencement address

Notre Dame students walk out on Pence commencement address

Notre Dame , a predominately Catholic university , is located in South Bend, Ind . - the state where Pence served as governor prior to becoming vice president. Some Notre Dame students were disa...

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State Dept. summons Turkish ambassador over DC brawl

The violent clash on Tuesday evening left one police officer and 11 other people injured, according to U.S. News and World Report . The Turkish embassy responded on Wednesday with a statement say...

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