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  1. PHOTOS: On this day, May 22, 2008 - Windsor ravaged by tornadoRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Denver Post

    A woman walks into a home in a subdivision in Windsor hit hard by a tornado that sweep through Weld County. Tim Rasmussen, The Denver Post Train Cars lay on their side off of Rt.

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  2. Trump's budget calls for staggering cuts to Medicaid, food...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Greenwich Citizen

    The White House began its roll out of its fiscal year 2018 budget on Monday, setting the stage for a battle over proposed massive cuts to domestic programs at the expense of increased defense spending. While the full budget will be released and distributed to Capitol Hill lawmakers on Tuesday, Office of Management and Budget director Mick Mulvaney shone a light on some of the details during a call with reporters on Monday.

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  3. U.S. Labor Secretary says fiduciary rule to take effect on June 9...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Reuters

    U.S. Labor Secretary says fiduciary rule to take effect on June 9 with no more delays: Wall Street Journal The "fiduciary rule" aimed at preventing brokers from recommending inappropriate retirement investments, will take effect on June 9 with no further delays, U.S. Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta said on Monday in an opinion piece in the Wall Street Journal. Acosta said in his opinion piece that there is "no principled legal basis to change the June 9 date while we seek public input."

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  4. House and Senate meet in night sessionsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    The Kansas House of Representatives and Senate conducted rare night sessions Monday to determine the fate of a fast-moving income-tax hike compromise.

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  5. If Mueller's appointment opens Pandora's Box, is that a bad thing?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Lewistown Sentinel

    After it was revealed the Justice Department has named former FBI Director Robert Mueller as special counsel to head an investigation into alleged contact between Russian officials and President Donald Trump's associates, some in the media and politics expressed concern. Pointing to some special counsel probes in the past, they worried aloud that Mueller will expand the scope of his investigation.

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  6. Disruptive passenger in Trump cap delays Shanghai flightRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | The Wichita Eagle

    A disruptive passenger on a United Airlines flight from Shanghai to New Jersey was asked to get off the plane in a politically tinged altercation, resulting in an unscheduled stop in San Francisco and an arrival delayed by eight hours. Videos on social media showed an unidentified man wearing a red "Make America Great Again" cap heatedly insisting that he was entitled to a seat and arguing with fellow passengers, at one point calling one a "moron" who didn't speak English.

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  7. Rouhani's win a Victory for Reform, will Trump waste Opportunity?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Juan Cole

    In Iran's election, Hassan Rouhani's re-election was not a forgone conclusion. Criticism of Rouhani's performance focused on growing unemployment, as the economy was not keeping pace with new entries into the workforce.

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  8. Organic Personal Care Market Size expected to grow to USD 25.11 billion by 2025Read the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | PR Newswire

    Growing demand for organic and natural hair care, skin care, and cosmetic products is expected to augment market growth over the projected period. Approval from human health & safety regulatory bodies such as the U.S. Department of Agriculture and FDA for the use of organic products in various personal care products is expected to fuel industry growth.

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  9. House Panel Asks Michael Caputo to Interview in Russia InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    The House Intelligence Committee has requested an appearance by former communications director to President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign Michael Caputo in connection with the expanding probe into Trump and his associates' connections to the Kremlin and Russian meddling in the 2016 election. The panel sent Caputo, a protA gA of longtime Trump political adviser Roger Stone , a letter on May 9 requesting his cooperation, and any documents and records pertinent to the investigation by May 22. Caputo's name was brought up in the committee's March 20 open hearing with NSA Director Mike Rogers and then-FBI director James Comey , when Rep. Jackie Speier mentioned his political-consulting work in Russian Federation.

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  10. Germany's Merkel Advocates German-French Cooperation in Meeting With MacronRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    France's United Kingdom ambassador, Sylvie Bermann added Mr Macron wants the "reconstruction of Europe" and will work alongside Germany to achieve that. He also said France will push for economic reforms in the country to bring down unemployment and implement a reform agenda "not because Europe requests it, but because France needs it".

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  11. Our View: Another redistricting plan struck downRead the original story

    11 min ago | Rocky Mount Telegram

    The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday once again struck down North Carolina's congressional district plan. The court's ruling marks the fifth time it has had to ponder the fairness of District 12, in particular.

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  12. Thomas Friedman: The only way to fight Trump's extremism is votingRead the original story

    11 min ago | Rocky Mount Telegram

    Since President Donald Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey, one question has been repeated over and over: With Democrats lacking any real governing power, are there a few good elected men or women in the Republican Party who will stand up to the president's abuse of power as their predecessors did during Watergate? And this question will surely get louder with the report that Trump asked Comey in February to halt the investigation into the president's former national security adviser.

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  13. Food Deserts: Grant can help improve state's nutritionRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    West Virginia was built by families who knew how to fend for themselves - feed themselves, by hunting, planting gardens, and perhaps setting up farms big enough to feed some other families in the region, too. But economies change, the land changes, and people change.

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  14. Turkish businessman who hired Flynn says neither of them worked for Turkish governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | KXL-AM Portland

    The Turkish businessman who hired Gen. Michael Flynn during the closing months of the 2016 presidential election refused to say whether he had been questioned or received a subpoena in connection with the ongoing investigation into the dealings of Trump associates during the campaign.

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  15. Trump seeks reconsideration of sanctuary cities rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | 680News

    The Trump administration filed court papers Monday aimed at getting a judge to reconsider his ruling blocking the president's executive order to cut funding from sanctuary cities that limit co-operation with U.S. immigration authorities. The U.S. Department of Justice asked U.S. District Court Judge William Orrick for permission to file documents asking the judge to reconsider or clarify his ruling in light of a new memo by Attorney General Jeff Sessions. 2 comments

  16. "We Can't Walk Away From This Truth"Read the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | The Atlantic

    Last week, the City of New Orleans finished removing four monuments-to Confederate President Jefferson Davis, Generals P.G.T. Beauregard and Robert E. Lee, and the postwar battle of Liberty Place. The removals occasioned threats, protests, and celebrations.

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  17. Kim Jong Un Plans to Mass Produce Ballistic MissilesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | The Atlantic

    Following the launch of a medium-range ballistic missile on Sunday, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un called for the missile's mass production and eventual deployment, the nation's Korean Central News Agency reported Monday. According to the news outlet, Kim approved the missile "for action" after praising its accuracy, saying it should be "rapidly mass produced in a serial way."

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  18. Today in HistoryRead the original story

    17 min ago | Middlesboro Daily News

    On May 23, 1967, Egypt closed the Straits of Tiran to Israeli shipping, an action which helped precipitate war between Israel and its Arab neighbors the following month. In 1533, the marriage of England's King Henry VIII to Catherine of Aragon was declared null and void by the Archbishop of Canterbury, Thomas Cranmer.

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  19. Trump's first budget sets new course away from Obama, and the GOPRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Washington Examiner

    President Trump's first budget request would stake out a radically different path from the past budgets set out by former President Barack Obama, but it also makes a key departure from budgets that Republicans have proposed. One of the biggest differences between the Trump budget and the prior Obama budgets is that Trump's plan would balance the budget in 10 years, just as some House Republican plans have done.

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  20. DeVos: 'School choice' will not be mandated by WashingtonRead the original story

    17 min ago | Fox News

    Betsy DeVos, the U.S. education secretary, said Monday that although President Trump's administration will put forward plans of a historic expansion of school choice, the ultimate decision will be left with the states, not Washington. Politico reported that DeVos made the comments during a speech at an Indianapolis summit hosted by the American Federation for Children.

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