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Donald Trump to GOP officials: Drop immigration issue for now

37 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

WASHINGTON - President Trump yesterday told his fellow Republicans to “stop wasting their time” on immigration legislation until after the November elections. Trump's directive...
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Only 0.1 percent of elected officials are LGBTQ, new report finds

49 minutes ago   |   NBC News

There are only 559 openly LGBTQ elected officials among the estimated 11 million LGBTQ adults in the U.S., according to a new Victory Institute report.
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GOP to go ahead with immigration vote despite Trump's criticism

GOP to go ahead with immigration vote despite Trump's criticism

4 hours ago   |   New York Post   |   2 articles

For the second time in two days, President Trump told Republican House lawmakers on Friday that voting on an immigration bill was a waste of time - but the GOP leadership...
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Sununu wins endorsement of NH Police Association

Sununu wins endorsement of NH Police Association

5 hours ago   |   WMUR

Group backed Democrat in 2016 election
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Galway supervisor killed in tractor accident

6 hours ago   |   Times Union

Galway Town Supervisor Paul Lent was killed Friday at his farm when he was pinned underneath his tractor after it overturned, according to State Police. Lent and his wife, Sue...
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Andrew Coyne: A snap election? Unlikely, but with the obstacles ahead, Liberals may be tempted

7 hours ago   |   National Post

The journalist Susan Delacourt raised eyebrows recently with a column floating the possibility of a summer election. It wasn't clear what set her off - it would rather fly in...
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Candidate Jerry Segal touts ‘Ben & Jerry' in ads - but ‘Ben' Jealous didn't authorize them

7 hours ago   |   Baltimore Sun

Jerry Segal says he had grown tired of seeing other election races attracting more attention than his U.S. Senate contest. So Segal, a mostly self-funded candidate in Tuesday's...
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George Will Leaves Republican Party, Urges Conservatives to Vote Against Donald Trump

7 hours ago   |   Fortune

George Will, a longtime political commentator and staunch defender of the conservative movement, made a dramatic exit from the Republican Party Friday, citing the party's...
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President Trump tells Republicans to ‘stop wasting their time‘ on immigration

8 hours ago   |   The Morning Call   |   2 articles

A frustrated President Trump told lawmakers from his own party on Friday to “stop wasting their time” and abandon immigration legislation until after the November elections...
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Steve Knight: Paul Ryan Immigration Bill ‘Will Go Down In Defeat' But Will Help Him ‘Level with the DACA Population'

8 hours ago   |   DCCC

Makes Clear That Knight's Bill To Stop Family Separations Was Purely Political “While DREAMers wake up every morning with the uncertainty of whether they'll be able to remain...
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Multiple cars engulfed in fire in Carowinds parking lot

Multiple cars engulfed in fire in Carowinds parking lot

Multiple cars were burned after a large fire started in the Carowinds parking lot Friday afternoon. Read more ...

NHL Draft 2018: Sabres select defenseman Rasmus Dahlin with No. 1 pick

NHL Draft 2018: Sabres select defenseman Rasmus Dahlin with No. 1 pick

Dahlin is just the 15th ever defenseman to be picked in the draft's top spot. Read more ...

6 pitchers combine on 5-hitter, Rays beat Yankees 2-1

6 pitchers combine on 5-hitter, Rays beat Yankees 2-1

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - The high-powered New York Yankees were stymied by Tampa Bay's relievers. Read more ...

GOP to go ahead with immigration vote despite Trump's criticism

GOP to go ahead with immigration vote despite Trump's criticism

For the second time in two days, President Trump told Republican House lawmakers on Friday that voting on an immigration bill was a waste of time - but the GOP leadership... Read more ...

NHL Draft 2018: Capitals trade Philipp Grubauer, Brooks Orpik to Avalanche...

NHL Draft 2018: Capitals trade Philipp Grubauer, Brooks Orpik to Avalanche for 47th pick

The trade helps Washington clear cap space as it attempts to re-sign John Carlson, who tallied 68 points for the Capitals last season. Read more ...

Islanders have first two draft picks of the Lou Lamoriello era

Islanders have first two draft picks of the Lou Lamoriello era

The Islanders grabbed two of the top names left on the board when their pair of picks came up in the draft Friday. With the No. 11 pick, they took right winger Oliver Wahlstrom... Read more ...

Mexican airline offers to reunite immigrant families for free

Mexican airline offers to reunite immigrant families for free

A Mexican airline is offering free flights for families who get separated by President Trump's “zero tolerance” immigration policy. “It hurts us to see these children without... Read more ...

American With a Cellphone? This Ruling Affects You

American With a Cellphone? This Ruling Affects You

It's being described as a landmark decision in favor of privacy: The Supreme Court ruled Friday that the government in most cases needs a warrant to track a person's location... Read more ...

Bryce Harper will participate in Home Run Derby if he makes All-Star team...

Bryce Harper will participate in Home Run Derby if he makes All-Star team, report says

Harper, a five-time All-Star, is hitting .213 with 19 home runs and 45 RBIs this season. Read more ...

Xhaka and Shaqiri score for Swiss, make Albanian symbol

Xhaka and Shaqiri score for Swiss, make Albanian symbol

KALININGRAD, Russia - Albania's national flag was at the center of Switzerland's 2-1 victory over Serbia on Friday at the World Cup. Read more ...