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  • Deplorable President, Republicans And FOX News Slaughter One Another After Their Failure Of Obamacare Repeal
    Deplorable_president__republicans_and_fox_news 2017-03-26 16:45:06 UTC
    Saturday, the day after the flaming out of Trump's first major legislative initiative, he told people on Twitter to watch Fox News. Jeanine Pirro on Fox News Called For Paul Ryan to step down as Speaker of the House. After Trump posted a tweet...
  • Uber suspends self-driving car program after Arizona crash
    Uber_suspends_self-driving_car_program_after_arizona_crash 2017-03-25 23:39:22 UTC
    By Gina Cherelus Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] suspended its pilot program for driverless cars on Saturday after a vehicle equipped with the nascent technology crashed on an Arizona roadway, the ride-hailing company and local police said. Th...
  • AMERICA'S SHAME: Refugees Are Fleeing Into Canada From The U.S.
    Refugees_are_fleeing_into_canada_from_the_u.s 2017-03-25 17:06:52 UTC
    By Christinne Muschi and Melissa Fares | HEMMINGFORD, QUEBEC — A Sudanese man hopped out of a taxi just before daybreak, a duffle bag slung over his shoulder as he headed for the U.S. - Canadian border. Within seconds, the man, who was brav...
  • The Stunning Failure Of Trump, A Man Who Brands Himself A Deal-Maker And Fixer
    The_stunning_failure_of_trump__a_deal-maker_and_fixer 2017-03-25 03:26:15 UTC
    By James Oliphant | REUTERS WASHINGTON — In the end, the Closer couldn’t close the deal. For President Donald Trump, the collapse on Friday of his first legislative priority, a healthcare reform bill, was an embarrassing loss of face after h...
  • Congress Fails to Abolish Obamacare: The Story of Trump and the GOP's Tragic Loss
    Congress_fails_to_abolish_obamacare-_the_story_of_trump_and_the_gop's_tragic_loss 2017-03-24 23:26:57 UTC
    Washington — The 2010 Affordable Care Act - known as Obamacare - remains in place despite seven years of Republican promises to dismantle it. Repealing and replacing Obamacare was a top campaign promise by Trump in last year's presidential electio...
  • 'This is a disappointing day for us': House Speaker Ryan
    This_is_a_disappointing_day_for_us'-_house_speaker_ryan 2017-03-24 20:24:58 UTC
    Republican leadership aide says healthcare bill has been pulled By Dustin Volz and David Lawder | WASHINGTON — Republican leaders of the House of Representatives pulled legislation to overhaul the U.S. healthcare system from consideration o...
  • Trump Chaos: Canadian Schools Suspended Future Trips To U.S.
    Trump_chaos-_canadian_schools_suspended_future_trips_to_u.s 2017-03-24 18:42:36 UTC
    Canada's largest school board and its national Girl Guides organization have suspended new trips to the United States, citing uncertainty around who is allowed into the country. Toronto District School Board, which oversees more than 250,000 st...
  • House cancels today's vote on Republican healthcare plan
    House_cancels_today's_vote_on_republican_healthcare_plan 2017-03-23 20:01:29 UTC
    By David Morgan and Richard Cowan | WASHINGTON — House cancels today's vote on Republican healthcare plan as President Donald Trump and leaders in Congress labored to find enough support among fellow Republicans for their version of a new f...
  • Unexpected Increase Of Americans Filing For Unemployment Benefits
    Unexpected_increase_of_americans_filing_for_unemployment_benefits 2017-03-23 17:43:18 UTC
    By Lucia Mutikani | WASHINGTON — An unexpected increase in the number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits last week, data on Thursday showed. Still, the labor market continues to tighten, which together with the strength in housing, ...
  • GOP Healthcare Plan Forcing U.S. Hospitals To Cut Costs, Stop Hiring
    Gop_healthcare_plan_forcing_us_hospitals_to_cut_costs__freeze_hiring 2017-03-23 18:00:24 UTC
    By Robin Respaut and Yasmeen Abutaleb Uncertainty surrounding the Republican plan to replace Obamacare is forcing some U.S. hospitals to delay expansion plans, cut costs, or take on added risk to borrow money for capital investment projects, ...
  • Rep. Congressman Devin Nunes claims Trump was wiretapped
    Republican_nunes_claims_there_was_%22wiretapping%22_of_trump 2017-03-23 01:09:58 UTC
    By Patricia Zengerle and Dustin Volz | WASHINGTON — The Republican chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives intelligence committee set off a political firestorm on Wednesday when he said the communications of members of Donald Trump's tra...
  • Trump fighting a losing battle ahead of healthcare vote
    Trump-limits 2017-03-22 20:04:04 UTC
    By David Morgan and Susan Cornwell | WASHINGTON — U.S. President Donald Trump and Republican congressional leaders appeared on Wednesday to be losing the battle to get enough support in the House of Representatives to pass their Obamacare roll...
  • Lead poisoning across California
    Lead_poisoning_across_california__ 2017-03-22 14:03:07 UTC
    By Joshua Schneyer and M.B. Pell | NEW YORK — Dozens of California communities have experienced recent rates of childhood lead poisoning that surpass those of Flint, Michigan, with one Fresno locale showing rates nearly three times higher, blo...
  • Mexican companies should not participate in Trump's border wall
    Mexican_companies_should_not_participate_in_trump's_border_wall 2017-03-22 05:20:11 UTC
    By Anthony Esposito | MEXICO CITY — Mexico's government on Tuesday warned Mexican companies that it would not be in their best "interests" to participate in the construction of U.S. President Donald Trump's border wall, though there will be no...
  • Neil Gorsuch pledged independence from Trump
    Neil_gorsuch_pledged_independence_from_trump 2017-03-22 03:09:34 UTC
    By Lawrence Hurley and Andrew Chung | WASHINGTON — U.S. Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch on Tuesday pledged independence from President Donald Trump, bristled at his criticism of the judiciary and said not even the president is above the law...
  • Secretary of State Rex Tillerson wants Montenegro to be a member of NATO
    Secretary_of_state_rex_tillerson_wants_montenegro_to_be_a_member_of_nato 2017-03-22 00:55:32 UTC
    By Patricia Zengerle | WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has written to the leaders of the U.S. Senate urging the ratification of Montenegro as the newest member of the NATO alliance, saying it is "strongly in the interests of the ...
  • Fox News fires Trump's paranoid conspiracy source, Napolitano
    Fox_news_fires_trump's_paranoid_conspiracy_source__napolitano 2017-03-22 00:43:29 UTC
    Even Fox News is sprinting away from Donald Trump’s bogus and paranoid claim that President Barack Obama ordered wiretaps of Trump Tower. According to a report from the Los Angeles Times, the right-wing “news” organization has fired senior judi...
  • US Attorney Preet Bharara, whom Trump fired, will join NY University's law school
    Preet_bharara__chief_federal_prosecutor_fired_when_watchdogs_asked_him_to_investigate_trump's_foreign_deals 2017-03-21 14:51:27 UTC
    Former Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara, whom President Donald Trump fired earlier this month, will join New York University's law school on April 1 as a distinguished scholar in residence, the school announced on Tuesday. In a statement p...
  • Maryland lawmakers pass bill to protect immigrants, R- Gov. vows to veto it
    Maryland_lawmakers_pass_bill_to_protect_immigrants__r-_gov._vows_to_veto_it 2017-03-21 06:07:15 UTC
    Maryland's House of Delegates on Monday approved legislation to bar police statewide from checking the immigration status of individuals they arrest or keeping them locked up longer than otherwise warranted at the request of federal agents seeking...
  • Rex Tillerson skipping first NATO meeting, visiting Moscow
    Rex_tillerson_skipping_first_nato_meeting__visiting_moscow 2017-03-21 04:52:25 UTC
    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson plans to skip an April 5-6 meeting of NATO foreign ministers for a U.S. visit by the Chinese president and will travel to Russia later in the month, U.S. officials said on Monday, a step allies may see as putt...
  • German Journalists Schools US Reporters | The Straightforward Line Of German Journalists Visibly Put Off Trump: 'Why do keep saying things you know are not true?'
    German_journalists_schools_us_reporters 2017-03-21 14:47:52 UTC
    US reporters shocked when the German reporter asked Trump: "Why do you keep saying things you know are not true Mr President?" The first face-to-face meeting between President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel started awkwardly a...
  • Agriculture leaders slam Trump's budget proposal
    Agriculture_leaders_slam_trump's_budget_proposal 2017-03-16 22:49:57 UTC
    By Karl Plume and P.J. Huffstutter | CHICAGO — Agriculture leaders including lawmakers from President Donald Trump's Republican Party on Thursday criticized his planned 21 percent cut to discretionary spending at the U.S. Department of Agric...
  • U.S. President Donald Trump Is A Pathological Liar: Obama Wiretapped Me!
    U.s._president_donald_trump_is_a_pathological_liar-_obama_wiretapped_me! 2017-03-16 22:36:13 UTC
    By Ayesha Rascoe and Doina Chiacu | WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump stands by his accusation that the Obama administration tapped his phones during the 2016 presidential campaign, the White House said on Thursday, despite three senior lawm...
  • Trump to appeal ruling on travel ban
    Trump-_brexit_is_going_to_end_up_being_a_great_thing 2017-03-16 18:59:25 UTC
    By Dan Levine and Mica Rosenberg | HONOLULU/NEW YORK — A defiant Donald Trump has pledged to appeal against a federal judge's order placing an immediate halt on his revised travel ban, describing the ruling as judicial overreach that made the ...
  • Federal judge in Hawaii blocks Trump's new travel ban
    An_angry_president-_trump_may_have_won__but_he_doesn't_want_peace 2017-03-15 23:30:43 UTC
    By Dan Levine and Mica Rosenberg | HONOLULU/NEW YORK — U.S. District Judge Derrick Watson on Wednesday said he would put an emergency halt on President Donald Trump's revised travel ban, ( hours before the ban was set to go into effect ) that ...