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Trump blames Republicans for failure to repeal ObamaCare

The late-night session in Ryan's office came soon after what appeared to be a major breakthrough in the impasse. One possibility is that Republicans will drop health care altogether and focus on pushing through other more popular measures. "Trump is a salesperson and he oversold what he can get done". A lack of a mandate and a lack of numbers are to blame for the president's health-care reform defeat, according to NBC News .

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Here's What's Actually Going On With The Missing Black Girls In DC

According to a letter written by lawmakers to Attorney General Jeff Sessions and FBI Director James Comey, "When children of color go missing, authorities often assume they are runaways rather than victims of abduction". "Our frustration is, we deal with a very desensitized public", Lowery said. [Commander Chanel] Dickerson said she thinks the department's new tactic has fueled concerns that teens in the city are being kidnapped.

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'Romantic' Emails Between Missing Teacher, Girl Found

Elizabeth reportedly hid in the bathroom while Cummins was in the business. Sometimes she couldn't hide because she was at the cash register, Thomas said. Thomas and Cummins wrote emails to each other but did not send them - instead they would save the email in the drafts folder of Cummins' school email account, the Maury County District Attorney and the Sheriff's Office revealed Friday.

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Man shoots 6 people, including 2 boys, in Sanford neighborhood

Gillet said the children are ages 7 and 8, and that all five of the wounded victims are in critical condition. Earlier in the morning, the couple got into an argument at a gas station over property, Gillett said. She says two innocent bystanders were also shot in another location in Sanford, which is northeast of Orlando. Both are in stable condition. A police officer who was in the neighborhood heard the shots, located the gunman and was able to take him into custody, along with his ...

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Matthew retired as storm name

Matthew became a category 5 storm on the Saffir-Simpson scale during the evening hours of September 30 as it passed over the central Caribbean Sea at the lowest latitude ever recorded in the Atlantic Basin. Otto first struck southern Nicaragua as a category 3 hurricane on November 20 and crossed into the eastern Pacific Ocean - striking southern Nicaragua and northern Costa Rica.

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Trump tax returns are essential to understanding any conflicts of interest

On Saturday, Trump hinted that overhauling ObamaCare is still alive, perhaps through bringing Democrats into the process, with widespread bipartisan concern about the 2010 health care law's increasing costs and fewer insurance policy options for Americans.

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NYPD Officer Who Fatally Shot Unarmed Bronx Teen Resigns

Graham was Black. While Haste escaped criminal charges for the 2012 shooting, the city settled a wrongful death suit with his family for $3.9 million in 2015. The officer claimed that he had no choice but to shoot the teen after Graham allegedly ignored orders and reached into his trousers. But the criminal case was dismissed because of a procedural error, and a new grand jury declined to indict.

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Single Payer Bernie Sanders Morphs Into Public Option Howard Dean

The senator believes the ACHA's failure is a blessing for consumers. In 2015 the House passed with overwhelming GOP support a bill by now DHHS Director (former Congressman) Tom Price on a repeal and replace. The longtime liberal firebrand exploded into the public consciousness as a 2016 presidential candidate, inspiring huge crowds and injecting a strong progressive agenda into the political mainstream.

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Nunes met source at White House before surveillance announcement

Langer Monday declined to identify the source of the documents. He has still not revealed who that source is. "Chairman Nunes met with his source at the White House grounds in order to have proximity to a secure location where he could view the information provided by the source", a spokesman said in a statement.

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Multiple shooters kill 1, injure 15 in Cincinnati following fight

The Cincinnati Police Department said there were "15 gunshot victims, one deceased" and that its "homicide unit and all available resources are being utilised". They said the nightclub has a history of gun violence. Cincinnati's mayor says there is no evidence that this was a terrorist incident. Police do not have any suspects in custody, and do not know if the shooter was among the wounded.

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Gas prices fall 7 cents statewide, AAA Michigan reports

The lowest average price was about $2.23 per gallon in the Flint area. "This feat has been accomplished for several reasons", said DeHaan. All three of these factors are actively at play and will continue to keep pressure on prices from spiking.

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Oklahoma officer, 22, wounded in shootout

The suspected gunman remained hospitalized Monday morning. Tecumseh police report about 11:30 p.m. the officer made a traffic stop at Benson Park and Gordon Cooper. The man who shot him suffered four gunshot wounds, Kidney said. The officer was rushed to the OU Medical Center where he is listed in critical condition.

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Trevone Boykin arrested on marijuana and public intoxication charges

Three people were reportedly hospitalized with injuries not believed to be life-threatening. Records show Boykin, 23, was arrested for public intoxication and possession of marijuana. On the other hand, Boykin has yet to live up to his potential on the field as a National Football League quarterback thus far into his professional tenure.

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WEATHER: Cloudy and wet thru Monday

Moving to the east, showers and storms will be possible Sunday evening , continuing overnight. On Monday , there is a 30 percent chance of showers with some possible thunderstorms after 2 p.m. Due to the timing severe thunderstorm potential will be limited due to the loss of daytime heating. Another cold front will push through on Tuesday , increasing our chances for rain and storms.

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The Beckhams totally won Mother's Day with this sweet post

David wrote that he was "so so proud" of his little girl in the caption to the short clip, along with a heart emoji. David shared a sweet family photo with his wife and children Brooklyn, 18, Romeo , 14, Cruz , 12, and five-year-old daughter Harper .

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Republicans delay US House vote on healthcare plan

Mulvaney then delivered Trump's extraordinary ultimatum. Rep. Leonard Lance (R-N.J.), another moderate against the bill, also said he hadn't seen the latest changes, though he didn't like the sound of the health benefits provision.

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Cincinnati nightclub shooting: One dead, 14 injured, police say

Assistant Police Chief Paul Neudigate said that several of the victims were badly injured. "They have been terrorized", Cranley said. The shooting was not related to terrorism, authorities said. "Numerous witnesses fled, but everyone that we can identify is being interviewed", said. Winston said rescue efforts were slightly delayed due to the confusion and panic of the club's patrons leaving the scene.

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Gunfire at Cincinnati nightclub Cameo leaves one dead and 15 hurt

Numerous victims taken to area hospitals have life-threatening injuries. There were several other people who were rushed to area hospitals with life-threatening injuries. The most recent was February 28, when six people were shot at an apartment building in Northside. On its Facebook page , the club describes its Saturday night event as a "grown and sexy night" for people aged over 21.

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Representatives comment on health care bill yank

The result was the Affordable Care Act , which I signed into law seven years ago today. Obama said the law has saved the lives of 100,000 Americans and given health insurance to millions of people, arguing that it is not in a "death spiral" as critics have said.

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Rep. Ted Poe Quits Freedom Caucus Over Health Vote

Most of the group's roughly three dozen members opposed the health care measure. Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) needed 216 votes, but supposedly fell short by 20 votes. The move, which marked the president's first legislative defeat, comes after seven years of rhetoric from Republicans who campaigned on repealing and replacing former President Barack ObamaBarack ObamaSpeculation grows over Trump FCC pick Graham: Left is "going insane" after Trump's win President travels again for meetings at ...

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NCAA Final Four: It's Pacific Northwest vs. the Carolinas

And this time, they made the last shot. The Tar Heels (31-7) will play Midwest champ OR on Saturday in Glendale, Arizona, in the national semifinal. But this was just the fourth time these blue bloods have met in a regional final. The first time North Carolina played Kentucky , back on December 17 in Las Vegas, Theo Pinson, the junior forward, watched from the bench while he continued to recover from the broken foot that forced him to miss the first half of the season.

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Trump attacks conservative lawmakers over health bill

While this gathering was wrapping up, House leaders had gotten more bad news: GOP Rep. Charlie Dent, the leader of the moderate Tuesday Group, released a statement opposing the current bill spearheaded by Ryan and President Trump. Democrats could hardly contain their satisfaction. White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus and Trump chief strategist Stephen Bannon trooped up to Ryan's office to make the case personally, warning recalcitrant conservatives that the only alternative would be to ...

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Budget analysis finds latest health care bill would still leave millions uninsured

As the legislation, called the American Health Care Act, was originally introduced earlier this month, a 64-year-old earning $26,500 a year would pay $14,600 a year out of pocket for health insurance, compared to $1,700 under Obamacare, because the financial assistance under the Republican bill is much smaller for low-income older people in particular.

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Create pathways to health care, not barriers

Last week, the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office released its much-anticipated score detailing projected impacts of Trumpcare . An analysis of the health care bill now floundering in Congress finds it would decrease the amount of New Mexicans with insurance and raise how much they pay for insurance.

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Trump Prepares His Plan B If Health Care Reform Fails

The Democrats, he said, were to blame. "Absolutely", he told reporters at his daily briefing. Withdrawing the bill altogether at least avoided a recorded defeat on the House floor. According to a Washington Post analysis , by March 2014 they had already voted on it 54 times, including measures to undo, update to change it. Republicans took control of the House in 2011, and on January 19 of that year they voted on, and passed, a measure to repeal all of the Affordable Care Act.

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Obama: 'America Is Stronger Because Of The Affordable Care Act'

But the insurance industry is not on that list, even though it stands to lose millions of customers. Choices are dwindling, but chances are at least one insurer will sell in your market. White House officials have repeatedly called the plan a first step in repairing the American health care system, and promised legislative follow-on corrections and additions.

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US President Donald Trump suffers humiliating defeat as he pulls healthcare vote

Ryan conferred with President Trump at the last minute about whether or not to pull the bill from consideration, a possibility Trump initially rejected, and later accepted. "They weren't going to give us a single vote, so it's a very hard thing to do". "I know that everyone is committed to seizing this incredible opportunity that we have".

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Rep. Buddy Carter: 'Fight continues' to end Obamacare 'train wreck'

Both McHenry and Meadows have played important roles in the process leading up to the vote scheduled for Thursday - which might be delayed if House leadership can't find the votes to get the bill passed. After spending much of the past eight years and two national elections promising to repeal Obama's health care law, Republicans in Washington have been dealing with the reality of the significant effort it will take to make that happen without upsetting their constituents.

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Shots fired at Las Vegas Bellagio hotel

It began to transpire that men dressed with pig masks entered the hotel to rob a Rolex store. Eyewitnesses shared photos of the scene on Twitter, including one woman named Kira who showed one alleged assailant wearing all black clothing and a pig mask and holding a sledge hammer standing outside the store.

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Pro-Trump rallies held in Fort Worth and across the country

It was not clear to which group the person belonged, or what occurred before. But despite the failure of the proposed new health care plans, supporters say they aren't discouraged. "I'm not just here in support of Trump, but our vets, military, police officers and emergency responders", said Darlene Savord of Tustin, one of the organizers.

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Durham Woman Gets Back Dress Accidentally Donated To Goodwill

Gelbert planned to preserve it as a family heirloom. Gelbert said the dress was her one splurge for her wedding. Natalie Gelbert's husband was dropping donation bags off at Goodwill - but her wedding dress was also in their vehicle to get dry cleaned.

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Cuts Could End Some Meals on Wheels Deliveries

Morris has been attending the daily fellowships in Garner for several years now and is unsure how the program will survive if funding is depleted. "We're always scared. She went on to explain that the cut would affect such programs administered by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), but federal funding for the programs in Idaho originates elsewhere, through the Older Americans Act.

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'Active shooting' reported at Bellagio hotel in Las Vegas, security beefed up

Las Vegas police said in a statement Saturday that a preliminary investigation suggested that at least three people entered the store and one of them fired gunshots. The incident happened shortly before 3 a.m. local time. The eyewitness claimed the individual was carrying a gun. Although the photo shows the suspect outside the Rolex store, police have not yet confirmed which store was hit.

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Plane crashes in Georgia neighborhood, killing pilot

It had landed in Cincinnati Thursday before departing for Georgia Friday, according to Lunken Airport manager Fred Anderton. The single-engine plane crashed late Friday near a set of homes in the 100 block of Vistawood Drive in Marietta, according to news reports.

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Crowds Gather in California, Jersey Shore, Philadelphia for Pro-Trump Rally

Pro- and anti-Trump factions brawl at Bolsa Chica State Beach, California. Authorities made several arrests after fights broke out during a "Make America Great Again" rally in support of President Trump in Huntington Beach, Calif., on Saturday, CBS Los Angeles reported.


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