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Clinton campaign releases additional health details on candidate

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 4:53pm
The Hillary Clinton campaign on Wednesday released what it called a “comprehensive update” on the candidate’s medical information, describing the illness that took her off the trail this week as a mild and non-contagious bacterial pneumonia.
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Phoenix sheriff Joe Arpaio may have new foe: George Soros

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 4:42pm
Joe Arpaio, the self-proclaimed toughest sheriff in America who could face criminal charges for ignoring a judge's order to stop targeting Latinos in anti-immigration roundups, may now have a new foe as he seeks re-election — George Soros, the billionaire liberal hedge fund tycoon.
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Trump tries to talk politics in Flint, told to focus on water issues

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 4:40pm
Donald Trump received a very succinct message Wednesday during a speech in Flint, Michigan: focus on the water crisis, not Hillary Clinton.
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Beverage industry, others sue to block Philadelphia soda tax

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 4:23pm
The American Beverage Association and others filed a lawsuit Wednesday to try to block a soda tax set to take effect in Philadelphia in January.
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Army taking second look at case of paralyzed Green Beret facing discharge

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 3:45pm
The Army is taking a second look at the case of a Green Beret who was paralyzed in an accident last year and now faces the possibility of a discharge that could jeopardize his medical care, has learned.
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Bill and Chelsea Clinton to leave board of foundation health project

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 3:28pm
Former President Bill Clinton and daughter Chelsea will leave the board of a health project connected to the Clinton Foundation, should Hillary Clinton win the White House.
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Hayden becomes first female, black librarian of Congress

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 3:13pm
Carla Hayden, a career librarian who grew up in Chicago and kept Baltimore's libraries open during last year's civic unrest, was sworn in Wednesday as the 14th Librarian of Congress, becoming the first woman and the first African-American to lead the national library.
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US, Israel sign massive military aid deal; $38B, 10 years

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 2:50pm
The United States on Wednesday signed an unprecedented new security agreement with Israel that will give the Israeli military $38 billion over 10 years.
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Melania Trump releases more immigration details, no records

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 2:47pm
Melania Trump released a letter Wednesday from an immigration attorney that provided more detail on what she said was her legal pathway to U.S. citizenship. But the Slovenian-born wife of the GOP presidential nominee did not publish any part of her immigration file-- official documents that would put to rest questions about whether she followed immigration law.
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California gov preserves 'tampon' tax, comes under fire from female lawmakers

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 1:42pm
California Gov. Jerry Brown is under fire from female lawmakers after he rejected legislation Tuesday that would waive sales taxes on tampons and diapers, along with a host of other tax breaks that would have added up to $300 million a year.
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Rift in administration over US-Russia pact on Syria

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 12:37pm
Top Obama administration officials reportedly are at odds over a newly announced agreement with Russia to curb the violence in Syria, with Defense Secretary Ash Carter voicing concerns about the plan announced by Secretary of State John Kerry.
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House panel approves bill prohibiting cash payments to Iran

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 12:26pm
In an election-year broadside, the Republican-led House Foreign Affairs Committee approved legislation Wednesday to prohibit the United States from making cash payments to Iran and require that Congress be notified before any future claims settlements with Tehran are conducted.
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Mylan CEO to testify in hearing on EpiPen price increases

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 12:22pm
The head of the pharmaceutical company Mylan will face lawmakers' questions at a hearing next week on steep price increases for its life-saving EpiPen injector device.
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Sources: US lifting sanctions on Burma as Suu Kyi visits

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 12:21pm
A U.S. official and congressional aides say that President Barack Obama is set to lift U.S. economic sanctions on Myanmar.
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Hillary's hopes could fall through enthusiasm gap

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 12:00pm
GOP voters are looking as enthusiastic as they did in the detriment of Hillary Clinton.
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New poll: Clinton loses long-held Ohio lead, Trump up by 5 points

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 11:08am
A Bloomberg Politics poll released Wednesday shows Hillary Clinton losing her lead to Donald Trump in battleground Ohio, after a rough campaign stretch in which she faced criticism for demeaning Trump supporters as well as renewed speculation about her health.
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CNN's Amanpour suggests Clinton health coverage sexist

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 10:59am
CNN host Christiane Amanpour suggested on air Monday that the heavy coverage of the Democratic nominee's health is simply sexist.
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Did Trump really mock reporter's disability? Videos could back him up

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 10:09am
Donald Trump, it turns out, is not very good at impressions -- but that could be his alibi against persistent accusations that he mocked a reporter's disability last fall.
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Official: US goal to take in 110,000 refugees in coming year

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 9:14am
The Obama administration is setting a goal to take in 110,000 refugees from around the world in the coming year.
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New York lawmaker wins primary - days after killing himself

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 9:06am
Days after killing himself, a vocal advocate for gun rights and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has won a New York primary election.
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