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Republican Handel wins GA House seat in key contest

Republican Handel wins GA House seat in key contest

Their matchup in Georgia's 6th Congressional District has become a proxy for the national political atmosphere and a test of GOP strength early in Donald Trump's presidency. She overcame stiff opposit...

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Republican holds lead in Georgia race seen as Trump referendum

Karen Handel greets supporters before giving her acceptance speech at her election night party at the Hyatt Regency at Villa Christina in Atlanta , Georgia , June 20, 2017 . With about 83 percent o...

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Projection: GOP holds on to two House seats during special election

Projection: GOP holds on to two House seats during special election

Republican Karen Handel and Democrat Jon Ossoff are expected to have a tight finish in the area's traditionally conservative northern suburbs. During the campaign, she criticized Ossoff for r...

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White House press secretary Sean Spicer seeks more strategic role

Ingraham declined to comment. "When we have an announcement of a personal nature, we'll let you know". He did not respond to an email inquiry. Spicer, who was the Republican National Committee's s...

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White House press secretary Sean Spicer seeks more strategic role

Ingraham declined to comment. "When we have an announcement of a personal nature, we'll let you know". He did not respond to an email inquiry. Spicer, who was the Republican National Committee's s...

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United States revokes blocked program to protect immigrant parents

President Trump's administration officially canceled an immigration program that was proposed during the Obama-era. But in an Associated Press interview in April, Trump said his administratio...

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Donald Trump likely to reveal this week whether secret tapes exist

The House panel is conducting a separate inquiry into Moscow's interference in the 2016 election. "I think you're reading more into the tweet than what's there". As rumors of the obstruction investiga...

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Winning Powerball ticket sold in California

A person or family in Sun City has become almost $448 million richer after buying a winning Powerball ticket, according to lottery officials. The Associated Press said the jackpot was the 10th large...

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Red Sox Announcer Remy Gets Backlash for Translator Comments

Red Sox Announcer Remy Gets Backlash for Translator Comments

Yankees betting matchup at Yankee Stadium. During the fourth inning of last night's Yankees-Red Sox game, Remy commented that Tanaka, who speaks Japanese, shouldn't be allowed to have a translator ...

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Does Trump think Russia hacked the election? Spicer doesn't know

Clinton retweeted Klaas, attacking the White House. During Tuesday's briefing - which the White House scheduled that morning after more criticism from the press - Mr Spicer defended the administrati...

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Republican Handel wins Georgia House election

Republican Handel wins Georgia House election

Special election results are trickling in, county by county. Republican Karen Handel defeated Democrat Jon Ossoff Tuesday in a special election to fill a Georgia congressional seat, dashing Demo...

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Slightly cooler temperatures expected in coming days

Slightly cooler temperatures expected in coming days

While the impact will be felt most in inland areas, the NWS warned that "even the coast will experience warmer than normal temperatures". But get ready for what's next. San Francisco saw 88 degrees ...

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Federal Fugitive Arrested Near Lewis & Clark Marina

Federal Fugitive Arrested Near Lewis & Clark Marina

Jeffs was the last of the defendants in the food stamp fraud case still behind bars when U.S. District Judge Ted Stewart a year ago in June reversed an earlier decision and granted his release. FLDS...

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Trump was 'wrong' to leave climate change deal: United Kingdom minister

Pruitt and also at the table of G7 environment ministers", Ms. McKenna told reporters on Monday during a teleconference from Italy . The final version stated that the US will continue to engage w...

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Public funeral service announced for Otto Warmbier in Cincinnati

Warmbier", he said , adding that at least 10 Americans were freed from North Korea under Obama. The coroner's office reviewed medical records from the University of Cincinnati Medical Center and th...

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What we know about the Senate health care plan

What we know about the Senate health care plan

Republicans are still sorting out what combination of ideas will get them there, and they know that the more public the discussion is, the more likely it is that critics and senators may find new is...

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After Warmbier's death, U.S. weighs travel ban on North Korea

Other travel companies say they're considering a similar restriction. The U.S. Department of State warns against travel to North Korea . North Korea must bear "heavy responsibility" for Warmbie...

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McConnell confirms: Healthcare bill released Thursday, vote 'likely' next week

A failure would also be another setback for President Donald Trump , who has had few legislative wins to show in his first five months in office. "I expect to have a discussion draft on Thursday,...

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US Attorney General Sessions hires private attorney

The two men have had a longstanding relationship and Cooper advised Sessions ahead of his January confirmation hearing. Cooper, founding member and chairman of Cooper & Kirk, said he could not comme...

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Medical device tax repeal is still on the table

Bernie Sanders (I-VT) said Republicans didn't even have "the guts" to show their heath care bill to Democrats or the America people. An estimated 23 million people would lose their health insura...

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Clippers exploring trade market for DeAndre Jordan

Clippers exploring trade market for DeAndre Jordan

With that said, Chris Haynes of ESPN brings word that the Clippers have been poking around with regard to trade interest in their "other" star, big man DeAndre Jordan. The Suns are believed to have ...

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Cheering 1st day of summer? Not in Phoenix when 120 expected

Temperatures in parts of the Southwestern U.S. Tuesday are expected to approach 120 degrees. Kurt Dickson, an emergency room doctor at Banner Health in Phoenix, said people have a range of heat illn...

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Teen cadets stole Los Angeles police cars, stun guns, radios

Marathon and Dodgers games. The cadets , whose identities were withheld due to their age, were arrested Wednesday night after two of the pursuits ended in crashes in South L.A., Beck said durin...

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Trump attorney: There's no investigation of the president, period

And in blitzing four Sunday shows, he mounted the argument that the special counsel is not investigating Trump. "Something about the way I was conducting it, the president felt, created pressure on ...

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White House Wants More Flexible Russia-Sanctions Deal From Congress

Both sides of the aisle came together in the Senate on Thursday to overwhelmingly pass legislation that puts new sanctions on Russian Federation while limiting President Trump's ability to remove t...

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Pence Hires Private Lawyer For Russia Investigation

Pence Hires Private Lawyer For Russia Investigation

He later completed Jim Gilmore's term as Virginia's attorney general when Gilmore stepped down in June 1997 to run for governor. During a visit to Dominoes Park in Little Havana, your pooler asked...

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Explosive noises heard at Brussels train station

Police said the situation is "under control". One suspect who was wearing an "explosive belt" was reportedly shot by the military after the explosion. Brussels Central Station and the city's main s...

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U scientists say Trump is overhauling EPA advisory panel

U scientists say Trump is overhauling EPA advisory panel

Many Republicans have criticized the agency for devoting too much of its resources towards climate change in recent years, as opposed to more traditional environmental threats. Mr Meyer and Mr Marti...

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Tropical Storm Cindy bears down on Gulf Coast

Tropical Storm Cindy bears down on Gulf Coast

Additionally, he said if heavier showers do make it through, it could lead to street flooding or an elevated flash flooding potential. Authorities in various coastal Louisiana and MS communities han...

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Uber drivers in Houston set to accept tips starting today

Uber drivers in Houston set to accept tips starting today

The ride-sharing company has opposed adding a tip feature on its app for years, but allowed drivers to ask for tips at their discretion. Yesterday, Lyft announced that its drivers have earned ove...

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McCain: I'm sure Russian hackers have seen GOP health care bill

McCain: I'm sure Russian hackers have seen GOP health care bill

Although details have yet to be released on the Senate GOP bill, Markey argued, it could still contain parts of the House-passed AHCA - legislation which he said the Congressional Budget Office has es...

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What's Next for House Leadership with Scalise Absent?

What's Next for House Leadership with Scalise Absent?

Salva said the single rifle shot fragmented after it struck Scalise, doing substantial damage to bones, internal organs and blood vessels. Dr. Jack Sava , trauma director at MedStar Washington Hos...

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The Slants win Supreme Court case over disparaging trademarks

The Slants win Supreme Court case over disparaging trademarks

After also losing in lower court, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the federal circuit in Washington ruled 9-3 past year that the law barring offensive trademarks is unconstitutional. The decision ...

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With No Evidence, Gingrich Insists Comey 'May Be Under Investigation't

He made similar comments in three other TV appearances last Sunday. So Trump will fight this investigation that he calls a "witch hunt", because he realizes that it is a sprawling inquiry, poten...

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Spicer seeks more strategic role at White House

Both Politico and Bloomberg reported Monday that the White House is reevaluating Spicer's role. David Martosko - the US political editor of DailyMail.com, who during the campaign earned a repu...

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US President Donald Trump Calls Otto Warmbier's Death A 'Total Disgrace'

Mr. Trump also referred to Warmbier's death as "a total disgrace." "And frankly, if he were brought home sooner, I think the results would have been a lot different", the president said. The circums...

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Senate close to vote on dismantle health law

Senate close to vote on dismantle health law

But it's also flies in the face of issues the GOP itself raised with how Democrats passed the Affordable Care Act in 2010. "That is not a health care bill, it is a statement of values". In Mar...

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Senate rules could force a health bill change by next week

Senate rules could force a health bill change by next week

But Hatch insisted the GOP senators are in the loop. When pressed, Spicer refused to say which parts of the House bill Trump wants to improve but said that the White House was involved in negotiatio...

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Dwyane Wade reportedly tells Bulls he is picking up option

Dwyane Wade reportedly tells Bulls he is picking up option

Butler is coming off his best National Basketball Association season, in which he averaged 23.9 points, 5.5 assists, 6.2 rebounds, and 1.9 steals per game. The Chicago Bulls have been reportedl...

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USA hits 2 Russian officials, dozens more with sanctions

USA hits 2 Russian officials, dozens more with sanctions

However, White House spokesman Sean Spicer said Tuesday that the topic of Russian Federation "obviously came up to discussion with the president today". "The Minsk Accords are not working and Putin ha...

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