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Roger Clemens says he's not running for Congress

4 minutes ago   |   NBC Sports

In other news, apparently people wanted Roger Clemens to run for Congress?
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Roger Clemens has 'no interest' in running for Congress, he tells GOP lawmaker

Roger Clemens has 'no interest' in running for Congress, he tells GOP lawmaker

44 minutes ago   |   Sporting News

Clemens had reportedly been mentioned in recent weeks in both Texas and Washington as a possible candidate for the GOP-friendly district.
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DNC Fundraising Numbers Far Less Than GOP in July

46 minutes ago   |   Fortune

The Democratic National Committee raised $7.75 million in July and ended the month with $9 million in the bank, far behind its GOP counterpart, its latest filing with the...
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Trump should stop freight rail reregulation

9 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Recently, two major railroad operators, CSX and Union Pacific, reported a significant drop in earnings, in part due to declining rail shipments. This was partially due to the...
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Trump calls Jews who vote Democrat ‘uninformed or disloyal'

Trump calls Jews who vote Democrat ‘uninformed or disloyal'

11 hours ago   |   RT

Jews who vote Democrat are lacking in either knowledge or loyalty, US President Donald Trump has declared, slamming the party for criticizing Israel's decision to bar two...
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Firefighters preparing for dangerous wildfire season as fires have gotten harder to put out

13 hours ago   |   ABC

Members of Congress held a hearing to figure out how to prepare for new wildfires. Officials said fires have gotten worse and harder to put out over the last decade.
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Liberal blowback, Ed Markey backers hamper Joe Kennedy III‘s Senate run trial balloon

14 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

U.S. Rep. Joseph Kennedy III is facing sharp liberal blowback for eyeing a U.S. Senate seat still held by a relatively popular incumbent who has been fighting for decades for...
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Trump Privately Tells The NRA That He Will Ditch Universal Background Checks

14 hours ago   |   Politicus USA   |   2 articles

The sellout is complete: Donald Trump will oppose any universal background check legislation that Congress might send to his desk.
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Trump Says He Has Authority to Reduce Capital Gains Taxes

16 hours ago   |   NY Times

The president said he thought he could bypass Congress to index capital gains to inflation.
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Dems accuse DOJ of trying to hobble Congress' oversight to protect Trump

Dems accuse DOJ of trying to hobble Congress' oversight to protect Trump

18 hours ago   |   Politico

The Justice Department is ignoring centuries of presidential investigations in an attempt to dramatically curtail Congress' power to probe President Donald Trump, House...
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Trump: Jewish people who vote Democrat show 'total lack of knowledge or...

Trump: Jewish people who vote Democrat show 'total lack of knowledge or great disloyalty'

Trump's claim triggered a quick uproar from critics who said the president was trading in anti-Semitic stereotypes. Read more ...

President Trump cancels Denmark meeting over Greenland proposal

President Trump cancels Denmark meeting over Greenland proposal

President Donald Trump says an upcoming trip to Denmark is on hold because its prime minister isn't interested in selling Greenland to the U.S. Read more ...

Ex-MLB players Dotel, Castillo linked to drug ring

Ex-MLB players Dotel, Castillo linked to drug ring

Dominican officials say a 1,050-kilogram shipment of drugs heading from South America to Puerto Rico was one of several seizures attributed to this ring. Read more ...

Target shares up 15 percent on strong profit forecast

Target shares up 15 percent on strong profit forecast

Target raised its annual profit forecast on Wednesday after reporting better-than-expected quarterly results as higher investments to remodel stores and beef up digital... Read more ...

Trump administration moves to terminate court agreement, end limits on child...

Trump administration moves to terminate court agreement, end limits on child detention

The Trump administration moves to terminate court agreement and replace it with rule that could hold migrant children, parents longer. Read more ...

Beijing says worker at British consulate in Hong Kong detained in China ‘for...

Beijing says worker at British consulate in Hong Kong detained in China ‘for violating law'

A worker at Britain's Hong Kong consulate has been detained in China's border city of Shenzhen for violating the law, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said on... Read more ...

Loyola's Sister Jean celebrates 100th birthday with her own LEGO statue

Loyola's Sister Jean celebrates 100th birthday with her own LEGO statue

Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt celebrated her 100th birthday with a unique gift - her very own lookalike Lego statue. The beloved longtime chaplain of Loyola University's men's... Read more ...

Women more likely to experience ‘typical' heart attack symptoms

Women more likely to experience ‘typical' heart attack symptoms

Women are more likely to display "typical" heart attack symptoms than men, according to new research. Read more ...

Facebook users will finally be able to see info collected from other apps...

Facebook users will finally be able to see info collected from other apps and websites

Facebook is introducing a tool to help users see and manage the data that apps and websites collect on them and share with the social media website. Read more ...

Trump tweets lavish praise saying Israeli Jews love him like 'the King of...

Trump tweets lavish praise saying Israeli Jews love him like 'the King of Israel' and 'the second coming of God'

US President Donald Trump shared praise on Twitter from Wayne Allyn Root, who said that "Jewish people in Israel love him like he's the King of Israel. They love him like he is... Read more ...