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McCain says he will vote no on GOP health-care bill, dealing major blow to repeal effort - Washington Post


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McCain says he will vote no on GOP health-care bill, dealing major blow to repeal effort
Washington Post
Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) announced Friday that he does not support the latest Republican effort to dismantle the Affordable Care Act, dealing a major and potentially decisive blow to the last-ditch attempt to fulfill a seven-year GOP promise. McCain ...
John McCain won't back Graham-Cassidy bill, likely ending GOP health care push CNN
If Republicans Revive Health Care Again, This Is What It Could Mean For Your State NPR
McCain to oppose Graham-Cassidy, likely sinking Obamacare repeal Politico
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Trump admin. ends Obama-era policy on campus sexual assault - ABC News


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Trump admin. ends Obama-era policy on campus sexual assault
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Following months of controversy, the Education Department said it would end Obama-era guidance on campus sexual assaults today. In a "dear colleague" letter, released in 2011, the Obama administration instructed schools to use a "preponderance of ...
Trump administration rescinds Obama-era guidance on campus sexual assault Washington Post
Trump administration drops guidance on college sex-crime probes Reuters
Betsy DeVos Reverses Obama-era Policy on Campus Sexual Assault Investigations New York Times
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New aerial photos show Puerto Rico devastation; at least 6 dead in Hurricane Maria aftermath - Washington Post


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New aerial photos show Puerto Rico devastation; at least 6 dead in Hurricane Maria aftermath
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SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO — Early aerial images of the devastation wrought by Hurricane Maria here show waterlogged neighborhoods, roofs peeled off homes and shopping centers, and once-lush landscape denuded of leaves from a storm that officials ...
Hurricane Maria eyes Bahamas after lashing Turks and Caicos CNN
The Latest: Congress urged to witness damage in Puerto Rico Miami Herald
With Power Out And Phones Down, A Struggle To Reach Loved Ones In Puerto Rico NPR
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'James Comey, you're not our homie!': Protesters disrupt ex-FBI director's speech at Howard University - Washington Post


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'James Comey, you're not our homie!': Protesters disrupt ex-FBI director's speech at Howard University
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Former FBI director James B. Comey was heckled and jeered throughout a speech Friday at Howard University by a group of protesters chanting “No justice, no peace” in a loud, contentious standoff that didn't end until he finished his remarks. The scene ...
The former FBI director spoke at Howard University. It did not go well. CNN
Former FBI director James Comey heckled during Howard University speech USA TODAY
Comey's Speech at Howard University Is Interrupted by Protests Bloomberg
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Why would anyone in Puerto Rico want a hurricane? Because someone will get rich. - Washington Post


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Why would anyone in Puerto Rico want a hurricane? Because someone will get rich.
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Among those I interviewed this summer about Puerto Rico's economic crisis was a local wealth manager who was extremely upbeat about the economic climate. Anticipating government default, she had redirected her clients' assets toward U.S. stocks.

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Will Tory MPs swallow May's Brexit formula? - BBC News


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Will Tory MPs swallow May's Brexit formula?
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Last weekend the government had a glimpse of how quickly it could break itself over Brexit. For a few hours, at least, it seemed as if Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson might resign, triggering a leadership crisis, and possibly an outright collapse ...
British Prime Minister Theresa May offers Brexit details in landmark speech Washington Post
Britain's May calls for post-Brexit transition in single market Reuters
May Makes Commitment on Cash in Bid to Break Brexit Deadlock Bloomberg
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Uber Loses License to Operate in London - New York Times


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Uber Loses License to Operate in London
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The Uber Hub in London. Transport for London, which regulates ride-hailing services in the city, said the company's “approach and conduct demonstrate a lack of corporate responsibility.” Credit Andrew Testa for The New York Times. LONDON — London's ...
London rejects Uber's license, saying the company is not 'fit and proper' for passengers Washington Post
London says it won't renew Uber's license CNNMoney
Uber Loses License To Operate In London Over Its 'Lack Of Corporate Responsibility' Forbes
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North Korea: Trump and Kim call each other mad - BBC News


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North Korea: Trump and Kim call each other mad
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Kim Jong-un has said remarks by "deranged" US President Donald Trump have convinced him he is right to develop weapons for North Korea. In an unprecedented personal statement, Mr Kim said Mr Trump would "pay dearly" for a UN speech where he ...
This is no way to dismantle a nuclear bomb CNN
Beyond 'dotard': A history of epic North Korean insults Washington Post
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Trump's Travel Ban to Be Replaced by Restrictions Tailored to Certain Countries - New York Times


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Trump's Travel Ban to Be Replaced by Restrictions Tailored to Certain Countries
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President Trump's original ban blocked all travel to the United States by refugees as well as nationals of seven countries: Iraq, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen. Iraq was later deemed to have improved its screening of potential travelers ...
Here is what Trump's new travel ban is expected to look like CBS News
Travel ban revisions may add countries, alter court challenge USA TODAY
Trump readies new order to replace travel ban: reports Reuters
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Facebook's Frankenstein Moment - New York Times


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Facebook's Frankenstein Moment
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Victor Frankenstein, looking over a creature he had made, eventually realized that he couldn't control his creation. Credit Hammer Film, via Photofest. On Wednesday, in response to a ProPublica report that Facebook enabled advertisers to target users ...
Facebook, Google and Twitter face proposed bill targeting shadowy political ads Washington Post
Facebook has settled the lawsuit over non-voting shares days before Mark Zuckerberg's planned testimony Business Insider
Facebook's Privacy Hokey-Pokey Fortune
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