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LAWYERS PREPARE TO DEFEND TRAVELERS TO US AT AIRPORTS
NEW YORK (AP) – When the Trump administration’s travel ban takes partial effect this week, immigrant-rights lawyers plan to head to the nation’s major airports to make sure eligible foreigners are able to get into the country.
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FACING DEFECTIONS, SENATE GOP LEADERS DELAY HEALTH CARE VOTE
WASHINGTON (AP) – In a bruising setback, Senate Republican leaders shelved a vote on their prized health care bill Tuesday until at least next month, forced to retreat by a GOP rebellion that left them lacking enough votes to even begin debate.
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SENATOR WANTS TO KNOW IF HIS COMMUNICATIONS WERE INTERCEPTED
WASHINGTON (AP) – A key GOP senator weighing the pros and cons of U.S. foreign surveillance had the same question Tuesday as many Americans: Does the U.S. government sweep up their communications while monitoring targets abroad?
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WISCONSIN SENATOR’S HEALTH CARE STANCE WELCOMED BACK HOME
MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Conservatives and liberals in Wisconsin both see hope in Republican Sen. Ron Johnson’s steadfast refusal to back the current version of the GOP Senate health care bill.
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TRUMP HOLDS FIRST TALKS WITH IRELAND’S NEW PRIME MINISTER
WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump has held his first telephone conversation with Ireland’s new prime minister, Leo Varadkar.
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TRUMP ADMINISTRATION MOVES TO WITHDRAW CLEAN-WATER RULE
WASHINGTON (AP) – The Trump administration is taking steps to roll back an Obama administration policy that protected more than half the nation’s streams from pollution.
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US TO SYRIA: ‘HEAVY PRICE’ AWAITS ANY CHEMICAL WEAPONS USE
WASHINGTON (AP) – The Trump administration threatened Tuesday that Syria will pay “a heavy price” if it follows through on what the U.S. says are preparations for another chemical weapons attack – warning of action that could plunge America deeper into a civil war alongside the fight against Islamic State militants.
HOUSE PANEL WEIGHS PRIVATIZING AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL
WASHINGTON (AP) — A House panel on Tuesday weighed legislation that would split off management of the nation’s skies from the Federal Aviation Administration and give that responsibility to an independent, nonprofit company.
NEW PRESIDENT’S POLITICKING RAISES ETHICS FLAGS
WASHINGTON (AP) — Barely five months into office, President Donald Trump keeps taking time out from governing to run for re-election.
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HILLARY CLINTON TELLS LIBRARIANS THEY PROTECT TRUTH, FACTS
CHICAGO (AP) — Hillary Clinton received a standing ovation when she said librarians are on the front line of “the fight to defend truth and reason, evidence and facts.”.