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GOP State Lawmakers Pal Around With White Supremacists. Party Group Backs Them Anyway

GOP State Lawmakers Pal Around With White Supremacists. Party Group Backs Them Anyway

32 minutes ago   |   The Huffington Post

The Republican State Leadership Committee, which helps GOP candidates win in state legislatures, has been silent.
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Theresa May will tell MPs the U.K.'s Brexit divorce deal is 95 per cent done. But will she be toppled before she can deliver it?

Theresa May will tell MPs the U.K.'s Brexit divorce deal is 95 per cent done. But will she be toppled before she can deliver it?

1 hour ago   |   National Post

The U.K. is blurring more red lines in the Brexit negotiations, raising the chances of clinching a deal but also heightening the danger Theresa May will be toppled before she...
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Ryanair Under Fire for Ignoring Passenger's Racist Rant

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

Video of the incident prompted calls to boycott the budget airline, and British officials promised to raise it in Parliament.
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Saudi Arabia's King and Crown Prince Call Slain Journalist Jamal Khashoggi's Son

5 hours ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman called the son of Jamal Khashoggi, the kingdom announced early Monday, to express condolences for the death of the journalist killed at...
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Biomass vote saved his job

6 hours ago   |   Union Leader

To the Editor: On Sept. 13, Rep. Karen Umberger cast her vote in a special session of the New Hampshire legislature to keep the biomass plant where I work alive.
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Australia's Prime Minister Formally Apologized to Child Sex Abuse Victims

9 hours ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

Prime Minister Scott Morrison delivered a formal apology on Monday to Australia's victims of child sex abuse, saying the nation must acknowledge their long, painful journey and...
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John McCollister, District 20 Legislature candidate

John McCollister, District 20 Legislature candidate

12 hours ago   |   KETV

McCollister was elected in 2014 and holds the current seat for Legislature District 20.
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Brett Lindstrom, District 18 Legislature candidate

Brett Lindstrom, District 18 Legislature candidate

12 hours ago   |   KETV

Brett Lindstrom is the incumbent and is finishing his first term as a state senator and seeking re-election.
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Medicaid expansion becomes key issue in GOP-leaning states

22 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

LINCOLN, Neb. - For nearly a decade, opposition to former President Barack Obama's health care law has been a winning message for Nebraska Republicans. It's helped them win...
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Canada Nearly Runs Out of Weed After Legalization

22 hours ago   |   Fortune

Canada can't keep up with demand for newly legal weed. Four days after the country put marijuana legalization into effect nationally, retail shops are nearly sold out. “It's a...
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Warren says she took DNA test to help rebuild 'trust in government'

Warren says she took DNA test to help rebuild 'trust in government'

She was trying to bring transparency back into government, the incumbent U.S. senator says. Read more ...

6 people injured, 3 critically in shooting near Jacksonville Jaguars stadium

6 people injured, 3 critically in shooting near Jacksonville Jaguars stadium

Authorities said the shooting took place about a half-mile away from the stadium at 12:35 p.m., about 30 minutes before the Jacksonville Jaguars and Houston Texans were... Read more ...

Migrant caravan swells to 5,000, resumes advance toward US

Migrant caravan swells to 5,000, resumes advance toward US

A growing throng of Central American migrants resumed their advance toward the U.S. border in southern Mexico on Sunday, overwhelming Mexican government attempts to stop them... Read more ...

'Halloween' scares up $77.5 million in ticket sales

'Halloween' scares up $77.5 million in ticket sales

Forty years later, Michael Myers is still drawing huge audiences to the movie theaters for a good scare. Read more ...

Several powerful earthquakes reported near Canadian coast

Several powerful earthquakes reported near Canadian coast

PORT HARDY, British Columbia - Several powerful earthquakes have been reported near Vancouver Island, Canada, including a magnitude 6.8. The U.S. Geological Survey says several... Read more ...

Mahomes torches Bengals for 4 TDs as Chiefs roll, 45-10

Mahomes torches Bengals for 4 TDs as Chiefs roll, 45-10

Up next: The Chiefs take on the Denver Broncos at home Read more ...

Saints beat Ravens after Justin Tucker misses extra point

Saints beat Ravens after Justin Tucker misses extra point

Justin Tucker missed the first extra point of his career at a bad time as the Saints beat the Ravens. Read more ...

First Florida Governor's Debate Becomes The Donald Trump Debate

First Florida Governor's Debate Becomes The Donald Trump Debate

Andrew Gillum and Ron DeSantis touched on accusations of racism and corruption before turning to the man who made DeSantis the GOP nominee. Read more ...

Rockets coach defends Chris Paul as NBA hands out fight penalties

Rockets coach defends Chris Paul as NBA hands out fight penalties

LOS ANGELES - Lakers teammates Brandon Ingram and Rajon Rondo and Chris Paul of the Rockets were suspended without pay Sunday for an on-court fight, with Paul taking the... Read more ...

NBA suspends Ingram, Rondo, Paul in Lakers-Rockets dustup

NBA suspends Ingram, Rondo, Paul in Lakers-Rockets dustup

LOS ANGELES - Lakers teammates Brandon Ingram and Rajon Rondo and Chris Paul of the Rockets have been suspended without pay for their roles in an on-court fight between the two... Read more ...