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Democratic panel to open debate on reparations for slavery

27 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - After more than a decade's absence, the case for reparations is returning to Capitol Hill, this time amid a growing discussion in the Democratic Party about what...
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Trump EPA close to gutting Obama rule on coal power plants

27 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration is close to completing one of its biggest rollbacks of environmental rules, replacing a landmark Obama-era effort that sought to wean the...
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Trump kicked off his 2020 campaign with a freewheeling rally riddled with falsehoods as he excoriated Mueller, Democrats, and the press

Trump kicked off his 2020 campaign with a freewheeling rally riddled with falsehoods as he excoriated Mueller, Democrats, and the press

37 minutes ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

President Donald Trump officially kicked off his re-election campaign with a raucous rally Tuesday night in Orlando, Florida. Trump's stump speech conspicuously lacked concrete...
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Trump Launches Reelection Bid With Promises Of Greatness And Familiar Grievances

Trump Launches Reelection Bid With Promises Of Greatness And Familiar Grievances

43 minutes ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

The president told supporters that Democrats want to "destroy" the country, turning up the heat on opponents in a speech that mostly picked up where the 2016 campaign left off.
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Trump Fires Up Orlando Crowd With 2020 Campaign Re-Election Speech

1 hour ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

It took President Donald Trump more than 30 minutes into his speech-that included bashing his Democratic rivals and the “fake news” media-before telling more than 20,000 people...
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Trump, launching re-election bid, says Democrats 'want to destroy our country'

1 hour ago   |   NBC News   |   2 articles

With a string of familiar chants, the president's Florida fans helped him kick off the 'Keep America Great' campaign for 2020.
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What Voters Really Care About Isn't What Obsesses D.C

1 hour ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Terry McAuliffe writes that the challenge for Democrats in 2020 is to ignore the noise of ideological litmus tests and instead capitalize on their advantage on key issues that...
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2020 Democratic Presidential Candidates Use Trump Reelection Bid to Push Agendas, Raise Money

1 hour ago   |   Newsweek

"Trump is living in a parallel universe. He is way out of touch with ordinary people. He must be defeated," one candidate said.
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House votes to block military transgender ban

2 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The Democratic-controlled House has voted to block President Donald Trump's move to restrict transgender men and women from military service. The House has passed...
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Congressional Hearing On Slavery Reparations Set For Wednesday

Congressional Hearing On Slavery Reparations Set For Wednesday

2 hours ago   |   NPR

A proposal to create a commission to study reparations for African-Americans comes as the presidential election season is kicking into gear. Some Democratic hopefuls support...
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Trump kicks off 2020 campaign at Orlando rally

Trump kicks off 2020 campaign at Orlando rally

The president is hoping to replicate the dynamics that allowed him to capture the Republican Party nomination and then the presidency in 2016 as an insurgent intent on... Read more ...

Utility blamed for deadly, destructive California wildfire agrees to pay $1...

Utility blamed for deadly, destructive California wildfire agrees to pay $1 billion to governments

A California utility blamed for igniting several wildfires that killed dozens and destroyed thousands of homes has agreed to pay $1 billion to Northern California cities and... Read more ...

‘Attack squirrel' hopped up on meth rescued during drug bust

‘Attack squirrel' hopped up on meth rescued during drug bust

Rocky's got nothing on this flying squirrel. An “attack squirrel” in a cage was hopped up on methamphetamine so it would stay aggressive, authorities said. Limestone County... Read more ...

Sprouts Farmers Market recalls frozen spinach in several states due to...

Sprouts Farmers Market recalls frozen spinach in several states due to listeria concerns

You might want to check the fridge. Read more ...

Trump: Acting Defense Secretary Shanahan withdraws his nomination

Trump: Acting Defense Secretary Shanahan withdraws his nomination

Acting Defense Secretary Shanahan withdraws his nomination, Army Secretary Esper will be new acting secretary, according to the president. Read more ...

'Hunger Games' author Suzanne Collins releasing a prequel about Panem

'Hunger Games' author Suzanne Collins releasing a prequel about Panem

A new prequel to the hit book series is coming to a district near you in 2020. Read more ...

Trump kicked off his 2020 campaign with a freewheeling rally riddled with...

Trump kicked off his 2020 campaign with a freewheeling rally riddled with falsehoods as he excoriated Mueller, Democrats, and the press

President Donald Trump officially kicked off his re-election campaign with a raucous rally Tuesday night in Orlando, Florida. Trump's stump speech conspicuously lacked concrete... Read more ...

Mayor-elect Quinton Lucas thanks Kansas City voters, Jolie Justus

Mayor-elect Quinton Lucas thanks Kansas City voters, Jolie Justus

Lucas says vote was for issues facing Kansas City, such as addressing affordable housing, violent crime Read more ...

Trump Launches Reelection Bid With Promises Of Greatness And Familiar Grievances

Trump Launches Reelection Bid With Promises Of Greatness And Familiar Grievances

The president told supporters that Democrats want to "destroy" the country, turning up the heat on opponents in a speech that mostly picked up where the 2016 campaign left off. Read more ...

Flyers sign Kevin Hayes to 7-year deal, report says

Flyers sign Kevin Hayes to 7-year deal, report says

The deal is reportedly for seven years and $50 million. Read more ...