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Tax reform state of play: The senators to watch during this big week

CNN: Politics - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:30am
It's all on the line this week for Senate Republicans -- they plan to have their tax proposal on the floor for a possible vote by the end of the week.
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Dictionary.com names 'complicit' its word of the year for 2017

CNN: World - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:30am
The site says online searches for the word spiked three times this year.
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A woman gets a birthday card from her dad, five years after his death

CNN: Health - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:26am
Everyone loves getting cards on their birthday. But a Tennessee woman got a card from her father that she'll cherish forever.
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Titanic was found largely thanks to a secret Cold War navy mission

FOX News: SciTech - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:21am
It was famously described as unsinkable, but in April 1912 the mighty Titanic struck an iceberg and disappeared beneath the frigid waters of the North Atlantic.
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Trump's latest conspiracy? The 'Access Hollywood' tape was a fake!

CNN: Politics - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:18am
Buried in a New York Times piece seeking to explain why President Donald Trump is defending embattled Senate candidate Roy Moore in Alabama is this eye-opening paragraph:
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Woman with Down Syndrome believed to be first to compete in Miss Minnesota pageant

FOX News: Top Stories - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:18am
A woman who was called a “trailblazer” for becoming the first person with Down syndrome to compete in the Miss Minnesota pageant won the “Spirit of Miss USA” on Sunday.
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Trumps history under oath suggests he...

MSNBC: Politics - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:14am

In a moot court at John Jay College, lawyers argue both sides of the Trump-Russia case in this special edition of the beat. A look at presidential testimony throughout history with former White House speechwriter Michael Waldman

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Michigan, Enbridge reach deal to boost safety of pipelines

FOX News: Business - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:14am
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder and Canadian oil transport company Enbridge Inc. announced an agreement Monday intended to boost the safety of twin oil pipelines beneath the waterway where Lakes Michigan and Huron converge.
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Mulvaney to CFPB staff: 'Disregard' other acting director

MSNBC: Top Stories - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:14am
Trump's pick to head the CFPB is in the office, but his legitimacy as head of the agency remains in legal limbo.
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Man says uncle's tale sheds light on Amelia Earhart's bleak fate

FOX News: SciTech - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:13am
Was Amelia Earhart held and executed at a prison on Saipan after her plane crashed in the South Pacific during her 1937 trip around the world?
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Man killed with sword during fight near homeless camp

FOX News: Top Stories - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:10am
A Florida man is accused of killing another man with a sword after they got into a fight near the homeless camp where they both lived.
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Legal experts assess the case against the...

MSNBC: Politics - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:09am

Fmr. Assistant U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Jennifer Rogers, and President of the Brennan Center for Justice at NYU, Michael Waldman assess the Trump Russia collusion case

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A mock jury wrestled with the arguments on...

MSNBC: Politics - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:08am

The Beat Special Report: A mock jury wrestles with Trump-Russia collusion questions

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Many victims still silent on sexual misconduct despite furor

FOX News: Business - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:05am
A spate of recent public revelations, including the spontaneous #metoo discussions on social media, is emboldening many victims of sexual harassment to speak up, but many still remain silent.
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Mulvaney freezes out rival official at CFPB as battle for control heads to court

FOX News: Politics - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:05am
President Trump’s pick to lead the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau seized the reins of the agency Monday morning amid a heated battle over who's in charge, firing off a memo instructing staff to disregard directives from a rival official.
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Ex-CIA Director Hayden blasts Trump's CNN attack

CNN: Politics - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:03am
Former CIA and National Security Agency Director Michael Hayden criticized President Donald Trump's attack of CNN over the weekend, saying he could not believe a President was capable of "such an outrageous assault" on a free press or the First Amendment.
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Harry & Meghan: The ring and the romance

CNN: Top Stories - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:02am
Britain's Prince Harry and the American actor Meghan Markle have announced their engagement. The prince proposed earlier in the month with a diamond ring on a gold band.
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Judge Kurt Pomrenke to be removed from office or censured

TriCities.com - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:02am
The Judicial Inquiry and Review Commission of Virginia have decided that the charges against Juvenile Judge Kurt Pomrenke are enough to require them to censure or remove him from office, according to a document from the Judicial Inquiry and Review…
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Soul Train Awards 2017: The winners

CNN: Top Stories - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:00am
It was a big night for Bruno Mars at this year's Soul Train Awards.
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