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Turner, fire dept. union spar over prop b implementation

4 minutes ago   |   ABC

Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner is looking for ideas from anyone on how to balance the budget.
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U.S. investigating Huawei for alleged trade secret theft: WSJ

6 minutes ago   |   Reuters

Federal prosecutors are investigating Huawei Technologies, the world's largest telecommunications equipment maker, for allegedly stealing trade secrets from U.S. businesses and...
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Oil gains with Wall Street, but rising U.S. fuel stocks weigh

10 minutes ago   |   Reuters   |   3 articles

Oil prices edged higher on Wednesday, buoyed by a U.S. equity market rally and a supply cut agreement by OPEC+, but gains were limited by data showing growing U.S. refined...
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School District To Drop Lunch Menus To ‘Minimum Level' During Government Shutdown

12 minutes ago   |   CBS   |   2 articles

VANCE COUNTY, N.C. - With no end in sight for the longest government shutdown in U.S. history, a school district in North Carolina has announced it will have to revise lunch...
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Turkey Says Attack That Killed U.S. Troops in Syria May Be Tied to Donald Trump's Plan to Leave

16 minutes ago   |   Newsweek

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said "that Trump will not turn back due to this act of terrorism because I have seen his determination to withdraw."
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Juventus beats Milan to win Italian Super Cup in Jeddah

22 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia - Amid a background of protests and political outrage, Juventus beat 10-man AC Milan 1-0 in Saudi Arabia on Wednesday to win the Italian Super Cup for a...
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A Draft Letter From a Bipartisan Group of Senators Asks Trump for a Temporary Government Reopening

24 minutes ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

A bipartisan group of senators plan to send a letter to President Donald Trump requesting for a temporary reopening of the government in exchange for serious debate of the...
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Police Looking For Suspect In IDS Center Bank Robbery

32 minutes ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Minneapolis police are looking for a suspect who made off with an undisclosed amount of cash from a U.S. Bank inside the IDS Center. The incident happened just...
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Kirsten Gillibrand: What to know about New York senator, potential 2020 candidate

34 minutes ago   |   ABC

Kirsten Gillibrand has been among the Senate's most vocal members on issues like sexual harassment, military sexual assault, equal pay for women and paid family leave.
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Government Shutdown Puts U.S. at Major Hacking Risk, Cybersecurity Experts Warn

38 minutes ago   |   Fortune

While President Donald Trump cites a “security crisis at our southern border” as a reason for the longest government shutdown in American history , cybersecurity experts are...
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Citing security concerns, Pelosi suggests Trump reschedule State of the Union

Citing security concerns, Pelosi suggests Trump reschedule State of the Union

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi asked President Trump to reschedule his State of the Union address, planned for Jan. 29, saying that given the government shutdown it would be... Read more ...

ISIS claims deadly attack against US forces in Syria after Trump declared...

ISIS claims deadly attack against US forces in Syria after Trump declared victory over the terrorist group

ISIS claimed a deadly attack on a coalition patrol in northeastern Syria just weeks after US President Donald Trump said the group was defeated. US forces are reportedly among... Read more ...

Pelosi asks Trump to postpone State of the Union address due to shutdown

Pelosi asks Trump to postpone State of the Union address due to shutdown

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Sears staves off liquidation, stores to remain open

Sears staves off liquidation, stores to remain open

Sears has won a reprieve in a desperate attempt to stave off its own demise. Read more ...

Theresa May's no-confidence vote survival means the Brexit deadlock will...

Theresa May's no-confidence vote survival means the Brexit deadlock will continue

Theresa May has survived a vote of no confidence called by the opposition Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn. Her survival in the vote comes after her Brexit deal with the EU... Read more ...

Former NFL player beats up man accused of peeping into daughter's bedroom

Former NFL player beats up man accused of peeping into daughter's bedroom

Tony Beckham was leaving his Wellington home around 6:40 a.m. Monday when he saw some movement by the house. Read more ...

Tiger Woods to make 2019 debut in Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines

Tiger Woods to make 2019 debut in Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines

We know when Tiger Woods will be back on the course in 2019. Woods will play in next week's Farmers Insurance Open in San Diego, a traditional spot for him to open his golf... Read more ...

Secret Service, DHS say they can handle State of the Union security

Secret Service, DHS say they can handle State of the Union security

The Secret Service and Department of Homeland Security said they can handle security at President Trump's State of the Union address - which House Speaker Nancy Pelosi wants... Read more ...

Citing security concerns, Pelosi suggests Trump reschedule State of the Union

Citing security concerns, Pelosi suggests Trump reschedule State of the Union

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi asked President Trump to reschedule his State of the Union address, planned for Jan. 29, saying that given the government shutdown it would be... Read more ...

Jalen Hurts transfers to Oklahoma with a shot to take down Alabama

Jalen Hurts transfers to Oklahoma with a shot to take down Alabama

Jalen Hurts is going from Roll Tide to Boomer Sooner. The quarterback, who entered the transfer portal last week, announced on the Players' Tribune that he will play his senior... Read more ...