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McCain: Australia a very important ally

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 3:52pm
Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) expresses concern over the US' relationship with Australia following reports of a tense exchange between President Trump and Australian Prime Minister Malcom Turnbull.
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Treasury allowing for some transactions with Russian intelligence agency

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 3:51pm
The Treasury Department said Thursday it will allow for some companies to do limited business with Russia's Federal Security Service, known as the FSB.
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U.S. dollar's worst start to a year in 3 decades

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 3:28pm
The U.S. dollar has lost its mojo. Tough talk from President Trump is at least partially to blame.
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Altria recalls smokeless tobacco products

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 3:15pm
US Smokeless Tobacco Co., part of Altria, is voluntarily recalling some smokeless tobacco products after consumer complaints of foreign metal objects in cans.
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Still no executive order on voter fraud, as Trump moves on

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 2:17pm
A full week has passed since President Donald Trump said he would sign an executive order opening a Justice Department investigation into his unsubstantiated claim that millions of people voted illegally in November.
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#AdiosStarbucks: Mexicans threaten to boycott American goods

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 1:47pm
From border towns to the bustling capital, Mexicans are fuming about President Trump's plan to erect a wall between the long-time allies and the threats to use a 20% tariff on Mexican goods to finance it.
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Trump wants to 'speed' up NAFTA talks, calls deal a 'catastrophe'

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 1:29pm
President Trump wants to "speed" up talks for a new trade deal with Mexico and Canada.
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National parks can hire for summer, despite Trump freeze

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 1:28pm
Will Grand Canyon, Yellowstone, Yosemite and other national parks be closed to visitors this summer?
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Army Corps ordered to resume pipeline work

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 1:23pm
The 1,172-mile Dakota Access Pipeline is nearly complete, except for a hotly contested section under North Dakota's Lake Oahe that's been the topic of massive protests. But now, the Army is allowing that final section to be built, two lawmakers said.
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Opinion: Don't normalize Trump's vision for America

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 1:13pm
I am a child of a Muslim refugee. My father found safety and shelter in the United States after fleeing violence in his homeland, Iran. Yet under President Donald Trump's ban, he likely would have been denied entry, no questions asked.
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Trump at National Prayer Breakfast: 'Pray for Arnold'

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 1:11pm
President Donald Trump veered off script at the start of the National Prayer Breakfast Thursday when he asked a room full of lawmakers, foreign dignitaries and religious leaders to pray for Arnold Schwarzenegger so that ratings of his show -- NBC's "The Apprentice" -- would go up.
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Texas day care's message to parents: 'Get off your phone!'

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 1:10pm
Juliana Farris Mazurkewicz arrived at her daughter's day care in Hockley, Texas, ready to pick her up, when she saw a sign that stopped her in her tracks.
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Iran vows to continue with their missile tests

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 1:08pm
Iran promised to "vigorously" continue its missile activity and not bow to threats from the United States.
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GOP House votes to reject Obama administration stream protection rule

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 1:06pm
The Republican-led Congress took its first steps Wednesday to roll back environmental, financial disclosure and energy regulations put in in place by the Obama administration.
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Trump said in 2011 that he'd put soldiers on the Mexico border

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 12:41pm
In an April 2011 interview, President Donald Trump said he'd put the American military on the border to stop illegal immigration.
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Meet the Falcons' cutest football fan

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 12:37pm
A child diagnosed with dwarfism is being called the Atlanta Falcons' cutest fan.
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The GOP's incredible, shrinking Obamacare repeal

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 12:24pm
Donald Trump's presidency is off to an explosive start: A clash with the media over crowd size on Inauguration Day; the theatrical unveiling of a Supreme Court nominee; and the launch of an immigration crackdown that sparked nationwide protests.
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UK government reveals plans for Brexit

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 12:18pm
UK Prime Minister Theresa May's government formally set out details for the first time Thursday of its strategy for Britain's departure from the European Union.
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Democrats try to flex their muscle, but they have none

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 12:15pm
Democrats are spending the opening weeks of the Trump administration trying to flex their muscle any way they can -- boycotting confirmation hearings, refusing to work with Republicans on Obamacare and pondering a filibuster of President Donald Trump's Supreme Court pick.
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Why the legendary Maracana now looks like a ghost stadium

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 11:58am
It is one of the most famous stadiums in the world and was a showpiece venue for the Rio Olympics, but six months on from the Summer Games the iconic Maracana looks more ghostly than glitzy.
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