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Hillary Clinton: ‘If Republicans pass this bill, they’re the death party’

Hillary Clinton in March 2017. (Photo: Brendan McDermid/Reuters) More Hillary Clinton didn’t mince words Friday when it came to the Senate Republicans’ newly unveiled health care legislation. “Forget death panels. If Republicans pass this bill, they’re the death party,” the … Continue reading

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White House wants more ‘outrage’ over Johnny Depp comments

WASHINGTON — The White House on Friday complained about a “lack of outrage” towards violent language aimed at President Trump — even as it hosted a Trump campaign adviser who said last year that Hillary Clinton should be “shot for … Continue reading

White House wants more ‘outrage’ over Johnny Depp comments

WASHINGTON — The White House on Friday complained about a “lack of outrage” towards violent language aimed at President Trump — even as it hosted a Trump campaign adviser who said last year that Hillary Clinton should be “shot for … Continue reading

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Key GOP senator on health care law: ‘This bill is not the answer’

Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., at a town hall in Reno in April. (Photo: David Calvert/Getty Images) More WASHINGTON — In a potentially significant blow to the Senate Republicans’ plan to repeal Obamacare, Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., announced at a Friday press … Continue reading

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Health Care Declassified No. 4: Was the Obamacare process really more transparent?

View photos (Yahoo News photo illustration; photos: AP, Getty) More Yahoo News peeks behind the curtain of secrecy surrounding the Republican health care bill to learn what we can about what it may contain. We’ll combine our own reporting with … Continue reading

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Black off-duty cop shot by colleague while responding to car crash

Screengrab at the scene after an off-duty police officer was shot by a fellow police officer in the North Pointe neighborhood of St. Louis on June 22, 2017. (FOX 2 Now) More An off-duty African-American police officer was shot Wednesday … Continue reading

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After 800 years, Mosul’s Grand Mosque falls as Iraqi troops close in on ISIS

MOSUL – A loud explosion echoed in the Old City of Mosul in northern Iraq on Thursday night. Iraqi troops trying to retake the city from Islamic State forces were closing on the Grand al-Nouri Mosque and suddenly they saw … Continue reading

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Medical groups diagnose GOP health care bill: It’s not well

Source: Wikimedia Commons More The Senate on Thursday unveiled its version of the American Health Care Act, the bill that would repeal the Affordable Care Act and roll back Medicaid. The Senate’s version of the bill, called the Better Care … Continue reading

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Obama approved ‘cyber weapons’ in response to Russian attacks: report

Former President Barack Obama wanted Russian President Vladimir Putin to pay for interfering with the U.S. democratic process last year. (Yahoo News photo Illustration; photos: AP) More In its final months, the Obama administration debated dozens of options to punish … Continue reading

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Ex-Homeland Security head: Trump is ‘sending signals’ that Russian hacking is tolerated

Former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson. (Photo: Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP) More Former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said that President Trump is “sending signals” that Russia’s interference in the 2016 U.S. election is acceptable. “Frankly, the current administration, the current president, … Continue reading

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