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Trump: GOP health bill short of votes before deadline

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President Donald Trump says the GOP's last-ditch effort to repeal and replace 'Obamacare' remains...

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Trump comments on Curry, NFL protests anger athletes

SOMERSET, N.J. (AP) — President Donald Trump denounced protests by NFL players and rescinded a White House invitation for NBA champion Stephen Curry in a two-day rant that targeted top professional athletes and brought swift condemnation Saturday from league executives and star players alike....


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North Korea's top diplomat says strike against US mainland is 'inevitable'

(c) 2017, The Washington Post. North Korea’s foreign minister warned Saturday that a strike against the U.S. mainland is “inevitable” because President Donald Trump mocked leader Kim Jong Un with the belittling nickname “little rocketman.” U.S. bombers escorted by fighter jets flew off the North...


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Mullins nets four goals in second half for D.C. United against San Jose

(c) 2017, The Washington Post. WASHINGTON - Patrick Mullins had not scored in more than a year, a promising season derailed by injuries and poor form. But on Saturday night, the former University of Maryland star not only smashed his way out of a personal funk but set an MLS record. Mullins became...


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Edgar Smith, death row inmate whose release was championed by William F. Buckley Jr.,

(c) 2017, The Washington Post. It began in March 1957. Police found a body dumped in a desolate sand pit in Ramsey, New Jersey. The remains belonged to Vickie Zielinski, a popular 15-year-old high school cheerleader whose skull had been crushed by a boulder, her clothes in disarray. A neighbor,...


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Maryland throttled by UCF after Hill leaves game with injury

(c) 2017, The Washington Post. ORLANDO, Fla. - Maryland true freshman quarterback Kasim Hill had been lauded as something of a savior over the past few weeks, a symbol of potential long-term stability at a position that has long been a problem in College Park. Maryland had seen six different...


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Trump comments on Curry, NFL protests anger athletes

Trump Warriors White House Basketbal

Trump inflames sports stars by doubling down on anthem protests, rescinding Steph Curry invitation.


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Graveyard plaque of Wild West figure was buried, not stolen

PRESCOTT, Ariz. (AP) — It turns out the graveyard plaque of the common-law wife of legendary gunfighter John Henry “Doc” Holiday was just six inches under, not stolen from a cemetery. The plaque at the Arizona Pioneers’ Home Cemetery in Prescott had been reported stolen recently. But the Prescott...


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What we know about the 21 states targeted by Russian hackers

(c) 2017, The Washington Post. The Department of Homeland Security was short on details when it said Friday that it had notified 21 states of Russian efforts to hack their election systems in 2016. For one thing, the department didn’t publicly identify the states. For another, it didn’t say how...


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Trump turns sports into a political battleground with comments on NFL, Curry

(c) 2017, The Washington Post. President Donald Trump turned professional sports into a political battleground Friday night into Saturday, directing full-throated ire toward African American athletes who have spoken out against him and prompting a sharp rebuttal from the National Football League...


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UC-Berkeley's 'Free Speech Week' canceled but Yiannopoulos says he's still coming

(c) 2017, The Washington Post. The student group planning to hold a “Free Speech Week” at the University of California at Berkeley canceled the event Saturday, the day before it was expected to begin. The plans had been closely watched because a controversial speaker, writer Milo Yiannopoulos, had...


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