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US LGBT+ retirees lose round in housing battle but legal war continues

3 hours ago   |   Politicus USA

A U.S. lesbian couple rejected for admission to a retirement community suffered a defeat this week in their effort to claim discrimination, but a leading legal group on Friday...
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Full text: Trump's shutdown offer to Dems

4 hours ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

President Donald Trump's remarks on border security and the government shutdown, delivered from the Diplomatic Reception Room of the White House on Jan. 19, 2019. Just a short...
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Trump celebrates new citizens in Oval Office ceremony

6 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - On a day focused on his demand for a border wall, President Donald Trump used music and pageantry to welcome "the five newest members of our great American family...
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Democrats rejected Trump's latest reported shutdown offer before it was even announced, calling it 'unacceptable'

Democrats rejected Trump's latest reported shutdown offer before it was even announced, calling it 'unacceptable'

10 hours ago   |   Business Insider

President Donald Trump was expected to offer protection for so-called Dreamers, who are undocumented immigrants brought to the United States when they were children, as well as...
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Noah's Ark park battles advocacy group over school visits

10 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

A theme park depicting an ark as described in the Bible is battling with an advocacy group over whether public school field trips to the attraction are legal.
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Indiana cigarette tax hike, legal marijuana bids stalling

11 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

Renewed attempts in Indiana to increase the taxes paid by cigarette smokers and legalize at least some marijuana use face cloudy futures with state lawmakers. Anti-smoking...
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Visas are Being Approved for Child Brides. A Former Teen Bride Wants to Change That

Visas are Being Approved for Child Brides. A Former Teen Bride Wants to Change That

13 hours ago   |   WESH

Millions of men are looking to bring child brides to America and thousands of requests have already been approved, even for girls as young as ten years old. Fraidy Reiss...
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Laquan McDonald's Family Says Chicago Police Officer's Sentencing Was a ‘Slap in the Face'

14 hours ago   |   Time

The explosive video of a white Chicago officer shooting a black teenager 16 times shocked consciences around the world with footage of Laquan McDonald getting gunned down as he...
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We Didn't Need The BuzzFeed Report To Know Trump Is Involved In Multiple Crimes

15 hours ago   |   Politicus USA

BuzzFeed or not, Trump has already crossed multiple legal red lines that break the threshold needed to consider impeachment proceedings.
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Black teen's family laments sentence given to white officer

1 day ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

CHICAGO - The explosive video of a white Chicago officer shooting a black teenager 16 times shocked consciences around the world with footage of Laquan McDonald getting gunned...
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Kentucky high school investigates students' alleged mockery of Native...

Kentucky high school investigates students' alleged mockery of Native American at rally

A Catholic high school in northern Kentucky is facing severe backlash after videos went viral showing students allegedly mocking Native Americans at a rally in Washington. Read more ...

Trump offers a 'Dreamers' deal for border-money proposal

Trump offers a 'Dreamers' deal for border-money proposal

Speaking from the White House, Trump said he was offering a "commonsense compromise both parties should embrace." Read more ...

Women's March returns amid shutdown and controversy

Women's March returns amid shutdown and controversy

It's the third year women from around the nation have participated. Read more ...

Harden scores 48 points, Rockets beat Lakers 138-134 in OT

Harden scores 48 points, Rockets beat Lakers 138-134 in OT

HOUSTON - James Harden scored 48 points, Eric Gordon added 30 and the Houston Rockets overcame a 21-point deficit to beat the Los Angeles Lakers 138-134 in overtime Saturday night. Read more ...

Kvitova outs Anisimova; Barty beats Sharapova in Australia

Kvitova outs Anisimova; Barty beats Sharapova in Australia

MELBOURNE, Australia - It took two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova took under an hour to beat American teenager Amanda Anisimova and return to the Australian Open... Read more ...

The Latest: Hardy's UFC debut ends with DQ loss

The Latest: Hardy's UFC debut ends with DQ loss

NEW YORK - The Latest on the UFC card in New York with T.J. Dillashaw and Henry Cejudo fighting for the 125-pound title : Read more ...

Twitter reacts to Henry Cejudo's quick TKO of T.J. Dillashaw at UFC on ESPN+ 1

Twitter reacts to Henry Cejudo's quick TKO of T.J. Dillashaw at UFC on ESPN+ 1

Henry Cejudo denied T.J. Dillashaw 's chance at history on Saturday when he defended his UFC flyweight championship in the main event of UFC on ESPN+ 1. Cejudo emerged... Read more ...

The Latest: VanZant wins first UFC fight in 2½ years

The Latest: VanZant wins first UFC fight in 2½ years

NEW YORK - The Latest on the UFC card in New York with T.J. Dillashaw and Henry Cejudo fighting for the 125-pound title : Read more ...

Irving has 32 as Celtics rally in 4th quarter, top Hawks

Irving has 32 as Celtics rally in 4th quarter, top Hawks

ATLANTA - Kyrie Irving and the Boston Celtics found a way. Read more ...

At least 66 people killed, dozens injured in Mexico gasoline pipeline explosion

At least 66 people killed, dozens injured in Mexico gasoline pipeline explosion

Residents who live in the immediate vicinity of the pipeline, which runs from the cities of Tuxpan to Tula, have been evacuated. Read more ...