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Photo by Oliver Contreras/SIPA USA
August 30, 2018 - 3:05 pm
The U.S. and Canada are aiming for a NAFTA deal by Friday, but what about President Donald Trump’s deal with Mexico that was announced with great fanfare earlier this week?
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Don McGahn
Sipa USA
August 30, 2018 - 2:09 pm
White House Counsel Don McGahn was taken by surprise when President Donald Trump announced his departure over Twitter – and Trump was on the defensive Thursday about claims that McGahn was pushed out.
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The Republic-USA TODAY NETWORK
August 30, 2018 - 9:23 am
The celebration of Sen. John McCain's life as a former prisoner of war and maverick politician entered a second day Thursday with a church service and a military salute, before his casket departed his adopted state of Arizona for the U.S. Capitol.
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Melissa Mark-Viverito
Anthony Behar
August 29, 2018 - 3:06 pm
Former New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito on Tuesday blasted the government in Puerto Rico in light of a new report that shows 2,975 people died because of Hurricane Maria.
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Chris Christie
Anthony Behar
August 29, 2018 - 2:05 pm
The U.S. Department of Justice is investigating whether a fugitive Malaysian financier laundered tens of millions of dollars – and used that money to pay for a legal team that included former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and a longtime lawyer for President Donald Trump.
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Photo by Oliver Contreras/SIPA USA
August 29, 2018 - 12:39 pm
Trump talked up his administration's efforts to bolster conservative Christian causes and warned the efforts could be quickly undone.
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John McCain
Tom Tingle-USA TODAY Sports
August 29, 2018 - 9:00 am
Family, friends and constituents will gather Wednesday at Arizona's Capitol to pay their respects to Sen. John McCain , the first of two days of services there before he departs the state he has represented since the 1980s.
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Seismograph
Dreamstime
August 29, 2018 - 12:13 am
LA VERNE, Calif. (AP) — A magnitude 4.4 earthquake rattled a wide area of Southern California on Tuesday night. But there were no immediate reports of damage or injuries. The temblor struck about 7:33 p.m. and was centered about three miles north of La Verne, a San Gabriel Valley city about 25...
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Odell Edwards and Charmaine Edwards, parents of Jordan Edwards, react to a guilty of murder verdict during a trial of fired Balch Springs police officer Roy Oliver, who was charged with the murder of 15-year-old Jordan Edwards, at the Frank Crowley Courts Building in Dallas on Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018. (Rose Baca/The Dallas Morning News via AP, Pool)
August 28, 2018 - 9:12 pm
DALLAS (AP) — A white ex-police officer was convicted of murder Tuesday for fatally shooting a black, unarmed 15-year-old boy while firing into a car packed with teenagers in suburban Dallas, marking a rare guilty verdict in a police shooting case. Dallas County jurors were not swayed by Roy Oliver...
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Antibiotics
Dreamstime
August 28, 2018 - 6:54 pm
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Tuesday that the number of cases of sexually transmitted diseases has risen to a record high.
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