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Trump administration delays Paris climate agreement decision

Trump's advisers are due to meet on Tuesday to discuss if the USA will remain committed the Paris climate agreement . The process for the USA to decide whether they can or should withdraw from th...

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Trump approves plan to arm Syrian Kurds

During a visit to Montenegro on Wednesday, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said there was no difference between the Syrian Kurdish fighters and the outlawed Kurdish rebels fighting Turkey. "...

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Suspect in doctors' slayings once worked at their posh condo

Suspect in doctors' slayings once worked at their posh condo

He was arrested after a "violent struggle", according to police. They also found a critical piece of evidence - a black backpack in a "conspicuous" location full of jewelry, according to Pappas. Lin...

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McConnell defends all-male health overhaul group

McConnell defends all-male health overhaul group

Medicaid has always been in conservatives' crosshairs, but the benefit for states has been undeniable. "It ensures that everyone who is voting is constitutionally entitled to do so". The Colorado Ho...

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Trump tries to pressure Senate Republicans on health care

The bill's passage buoyed President Donald Trump, but the measure appeared headed for an overhaul in the Senate. KJZZ's Will Stone covers health policy and he joins me. Senate Health, Education, Labor...

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Trump signs executive order to review federal lands

Trump signs executive order to review federal lands

The date and president listed relate to the original designation of the monument rather than the expansion. Some are cared for by the federal Bureau of Land Management, the Fish and Wildlife Service o...

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Court hearing on travel ban focuses on Trump's words, the Constitution

American Civil Liberties Attorney, Omar Jadwat, gestures as he speaks after a hearing before the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond , Va., Monday, May 8, 2017. He said the administration c...

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Judge to hear arguments on bid to erase Hernandez conviction

Judge to hear arguments on bid to erase Hernandez conviction

A judge heard arguments in a push by lawyers for the former New England Patriots player. Hernandez, a former New England Patriots tight end, was found April 19 hanging from a bed sheet in his cell...

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Athens politicians react to House passage of health care bill

There are several Republican senators who are not on board. Collins said one issue no one is talking about is the actual cost of health care: She said that's a critical point: "And that is, if...

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Abedin didn't send as many emails as Comey said

It remains unclear how or why Comey made the mistake in the first place. They note that in his July announcement that no charges would be filed against Clinton, he inexplicably chose to detail his ...

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House to decide whether to send roads bill to governor

House to decide whether to send roads bill to governor

The roadblock has been in the Senate, with Davis as the chief blocker. A veto-proof majority in the House approved a compromise that raises the tax by 12 cents over six years to 28.75 cents per gall...

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Carter warns against US relaxing emphasis on human rights

Carter warns against US relaxing emphasis on human rights

Carter made the disclosure during a panel discussion . Former Democratic President Jimmy Carter revealed Monday night that he backed Vermont Sen. The talk was billed as a "conversation about huma...

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Afghan ISIS leader and mastermind killed

Afghan ISIS leader and mastermind killed

Institute of Peace. The proposed additional troops would work together with a greater number of Afghan forces and operate more closely to the front lines. Pakistan, Iran, and Russian Federation do not...

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Senate Dems ask GOP to drop their plan to repeal 'Obamacare'

Senate Dems ask GOP to drop their plan to repeal 'Obamacare'

Meanwhile, two Republicans facing a runoff primary election in a vacant South Carolina House seat have made no mention of the AHCA at all . "For the states to have more options in Medicaid is a g...

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Rep. Blum Angrily Storms Out Of Interview

Rep. Blum Angrily Storms Out Of Interview

He then held a town hall, where he was met by the boos and jeers of constituents. It will be available at The Gazette's Facebook page and at thegazette.com. Mark Meadows, R-N.C., chairman of the Hous...

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US Poised to Expand Military Effort Against Taliban in Afghanistan

US Poised to Expand Military Effort Against Taliban in Afghanistan

Discussion surrounding how to handle Afghanistan comes just weeks after the U.S. It's also a reversal of course for President Trump. While campaigning, President Trump vowed "to take out their f...

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Trump's rabidly anti-LGBTQ nominee for Army Secretary withdraws name from consideration

Democrat Tammy Duckworth of IL, a combat veteran who lost her legs and partial use of her right arm during the Iraq war, said in a statement Friday that Green wasn't fit to lead the service. Green h...

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What to expect from Monday's Fourth Circuit travel ban hearing

What to expect from Monday's Fourth Circuit travel ban hearing

May 09-In the first federal appeals court test of President Trump's revised ban on immigration from overwhelmingly Muslim nations, a government lawyer argued Monday that courts should avoid engaging i...

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Okefenokee wildfire forces evacuations in Georgia

George and Moniac communities to leave immediately. 94 is closed from Georgia 121 to Georgia 185. "We advise all residents in these areas to follow this evacuation order for your safety", the agency...

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No Federal Charges In The Death Of Alton Sterling

No Federal Charges In The Death Of Alton Sterling

In statements, the officers said that Sterling was attempting to pull a loaded gun out of his pocket when Salamoni opened fire, according to the justice department summary. Sterling's name is more tha...

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Family of shooting victims: Arrest bittersweet

On Monday, they raised the number of people killed to nine and said there were 12 total shootings — with the first one happening in 2015. The suspect then went on a killing spree from March of pre...

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Could The Health Care Vote Cost Republicans The House Majority?

Let's immediately put every congressman who voted for the American Health Care Act on it. Their plans for state Medicaid programs also will be scrutinized if massive GOP cuts to Medicaid funding are r...

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Raul Labrador to Run of Governor of Idaho

Raul Labrador to Run of Governor of Idaho

During a May 5 town hall meeting at Lewis-Clark State College in Lewiston, Labrador was booed after telling constituents, "Nobody dies because they don't have access to health care". Labrador is one...

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Mexico and police chief slam Texas' new 'sanctuary city' ban

The new Texas law was blasted by opponents as the nation's toughest on immigrants since Arizona's crackdown in 2010. The ACLU has issued a travel alert warning Americans that they can anticipate h...

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UP lawmaker found dead hours after highway arrest

UP lawmaker found dead hours after highway arrest

He was remembered as a lawmaker who invited members from both sides of the political aisle to his house in Lansing to enjoy a meal and be a tour guide in Marquette when colleagues would travel to th...

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Valparaiso Receives Invitation To Join The Missouri Valley Conference

Valparaiso Receives Invitation To Join The Missouri Valley Conference

The MVC visited Valparaiso, as well as Milwaukee, Murray State and Omaha over the last few weeks. In 2013, the Missouri Valley lost Creighton to the Big East. The Valley chose Loyola (Chicago) four ye...

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Life expectancy the greatest in three Colorado counties

Life expectancy the greatest in three Colorado counties

This translated into a life expectancy of about 87 years in counties with the highest average life span, and a life expectancy of about 67 years in counties with the lowest average life span. Meanwhil...

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Arkansas RB Rawleigh Williams gives up football

Arkansas RB Rawleigh Williams gives up football

This outside zone run to the left would be my last ". "I remembered the feeling", he said. "For the 15th time this spring I suited up", wrote Williams. "Rawleigh was committed to another school,...

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Trump Confident Senate Will Join House in Repealing US Health Law

Or that fact that the bill would nearly certainly lead to the deaths of thousands of Americans whose illnesses would go untreated because they can no longer afford insurance. "Mitch McConnell has made...

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I warned White House that Flynn could be blackmailed, says Yates

Yates is testifying today before a Senate Judiciary subcommittee investigating Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. On Monday, Yates told a Senate subcommittee that she had warned...

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US Senate confirms Heather Wilson as Trump's Air Force secretary

US Senate confirms Heather Wilson as Trump's Air Force secretary

Tennessee state Rep. Mark Green (R), Trump's second nominee to be Army secretary, withdrew his nomination amid mounting criticism about his previous comments on LGBT people, Islam, Hispanics, the Seco...

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Severe storms kill at least seven in southern US

That toll could rise, with authorities searching for two children who were swept away when their mother drove their truck onto a bridge built for low water. The relentless rain led the governor to dec...

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Met Gala 2017: Kendall Jenner stuns in barely there dress

Kate was joined by her husband Michael Polish as well as designer Tory Burch and actress Zoey Deutch. Kate is wearing Tory Burch . Kendall Jenner's sister Kylie Jenner, model Bella Hadid and a...

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Health Care repeal passes US House

Health Care repeal passes US House

Democratic challenger Katie Porter said in a statement the legislation would have a devastating impact on families in her district, adding that Walters "didn't care about how her plan would hurt her c...

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Women's golf in fifth after first round of NCAA Columbus Regional

Women's golf in fifth after first round of NCAA Columbus Regional

We were just a couple of putts away from really changing the momentum of this round. She birdied three of her final eight holes, including the par-5 ninth to complete her round. Both players carded on...

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9-2 favorite Always Dreaming wins Kentucky Derby in the slop

9-2 favorite Always Dreaming wins Kentucky Derby in the slop

The margin was 2¾ lengths over Lookin At Lee, but it felt more like five, because that's how easily Always Dreaming dominated the world's most famous race. In fact, he had won only in Florida, winning...

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Obama warned Trump against hiring Flynn in Oval Office meeting

Trump officials have said Yates merely gave a "heads-up". In her opening statement , Yates said that she planned to be as "fulsome and comprehensive as possible" within ethical and legal boundari...

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Alton Sterling's Family Sends Message To America: 'Remember His Name'

Members of Sterling's family, in a simultaneous news conference, called on Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry to pursue state criminal charges against the officers. "There simply isn't enough evid...

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Texas governor signs anti-sanctuary city law

There are deadly consequences to not enforcing the law, and Texas has now become a state where those practices are not tolerated. Whereas the Arizona law required police to try to determine the immigr...

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Confederate monuments in New Orleans coming down amid death threats

Confederate monuments in New Orleans coming down amid death threats

Early Monday morning, city workers were to begin to take down the statues while it was still dark to avoid clashing with those wanting to preserve the history. Unfortunately, many people have been...

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