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Senate backs bill to avert shutdown, boost military spending

8 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   3 articles

WASHINGTON - The Senate on Tuesday approved a wide-ranging, $854 billion bill that funds the military and a host of civilian agencies for the next year and provides a...
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Officials extend SC prep football season due to Florence

8 minutes ago   |   Saint Louis Today

COLUMBIA, S.C. - The South Carolina High School Football League voted to extend its regular season a week to make up for those games not played due to Hurricane Florence.
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State Senate GOP schedules hearings on parole policies

8 minutes ago   |   Times Union

ALBANY - Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo's parole policies and conditional pardons will be the subject of two hearings in October convened by state Senate Republicans. On Oct. 1 and 2...
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Mayochup mayhem: Heinz's rage-inducing ketchup and mayonnaise mashup is coming to the U.S. whether they like it or not

20 minutes ago   |   National Post

Mayochup, Heinz's condiment mashup, will debut in U.S. stores later this month. The brand first teased the concept on Twitter in April, when it released the product in the...
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Senate Democrats and GOP Can't Agree on Who Will Testify at Kavanaugh's Sexual Assault Accusation Hearing

24 minutes ago   |   Time   |   6 articles

Wrestling for advantage, Democratic and Republican senators argued Tuesday over who could, should or would testify at next Monday's hearing with Supreme Court nominee Brett...
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Senate passes spending bill aimed at averting government shutdown, but without increased wall funding, Trump's support is uncertain

26 minutes ago   |   The Washington Post   |   3 articles

The Senate voted overwhelmingly to approve a measure that would fund the government through Dec. 7, as well as provide funding for the Pentagon and the Health and Human...
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ACLU files lawsuit against JOCO election commissioner over ballot lists

ACLU files lawsuit against JOCO election commissioner over ballot lists

28 minutes ago   |   KMBC

Lawsuit argues that people should know if their vote counted
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McDonald's workers are striking against sexual harassment across the country

McDonald's workers are striking against sexual harassment across the country

38 minutes ago   |   Think Progress

Hundreds of McDonald's workers are striking across 10 cities to demand that McDonald's take steps to address rampant sexual harassment in its restaurants. The plan is for...
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New DCCC Ad Shreds Faso's Broken Healthcare Promise to Constituent With Brain Tumor

48 minutes ago   |   DCCC   |   2 articles

Highlights Faso's dismal health care record, special interest ties and dishonesty Today, the DCCC launched a new 30-second TV spot, “ Broken ,” using footage of Faso's broken...
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DCCC LAUNCHES NEW AD IN CO-06 ON COFFMAN'S BROKEN PROMISE ON TRUMP

48 minutes ago   |   DCCC   |   2 articles

Today, NBC News gave a first look at the DCCC's first ad of the general election in Colorado's 6th Congressional District. The ad “Plain and Simple” may look familiar. It uses...
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The first 'Captain Marvel' trailer introduces Brie Larson as the Marvel...

The first 'Captain Marvel' trailer introduces Brie Larson as the Marvel Cinematic Universe's newest superhero, and she punches an old lady

The first trailer for "Captain Marvel" debuted Tuesday on Good Morning America. The trailer sets up a young Nick Fury's first meeting with Carol Danvers, a.k.a. Captain Marvel... Read more ...

Police: Man rubbed produce on bare behind, then put it back on store shelf

Police: Man rubbed produce on bare behind, then put it back on store shelf

It's unclear what kind of produce was used, police said. Read more ...

UPDATE: Heinz officially making 'mayochup' happen

UPDATE: Heinz officially making 'mayochup' happen

Mayochup: Yay or nay? Read more ...

Showdown between Kavanaugh, accuser scheduled for next week

Showdown between Kavanaugh, accuser scheduled for next week

Republicans are forging ahead with plans for a Senate hearing they had hoped to avoid on a woman's claims that Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her when both were high schoolers. Read more ...

China Sets Tariffs On $60 Billion In U.S. Goods, Retaliating Against U.S. Duties

China Sets Tariffs On $60 Billion In U.S. Goods, Retaliating Against U.S. Duties

Hours after President Trump announced tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods, Beijing responded with its own levies on $60 billion worth of U.S. products. Read more ...

The Latest: Suspect in golfer's slaying jailed on $5M bond

The Latest: Suspect in golfer's slaying jailed on $5M bond

AMES, Iowa - The Latest on the killing of a champion golfer from Spain whose body was found on a golf course in central Iowa : Read more ...

1st private moon flight passenger to invite creative guests

1st private moon flight passenger to invite creative guests

Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa said he plans to blast off on the first-ever commercial trip around the moon and will invite six to eight artists, architects, designers and... Read more ...

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

Here is what you need to know. Trump slams China with tariffs on $200 billion worth of goods. President Donald Trump on Monday ordered the US Trade Representative to impose a... Read more ...

College golf star found murdered on course

College golf star found murdered on course

A top Iowa State University golfer was found dead on a course after being assaulted - and a man has been charged with her murder, authorities said. Spanish-native Celia Barquin... Read more ...

Pro Football Hall of Famers threaten induction boycott, seek revenue share...

Pro Football Hall of Famers threaten induction boycott, seek revenue share, health insurance

In a letter sent to Roger Goodell, the players' union and Hall of Fame, 21 all-time greats seek health insurance and a share of NFL revenue. Read more ...