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Friday, Jun 23, 2017 at 01:11 PM EDT

Medical Groups Hate the 'Heartless' Senate Health Care Plan

Medical Groups Hate the 'Heartless' Senate Health Care Plan

Both versions of the Republican plan to fix the American health care system would make things worse, not better, according to groups that represent a variety of physicians. NBC News reported that pediatrician...

Friday, Jun 23, 2017 at 02:18 PM EDT

Boeing Factory Where Trump Touted US Jobs Set for Layoffs

Boeing Factory Where Trump Touted US Jobs Set for Layoffs

Workers at a South Carolina Boeing factory are bracing themselves for layoffs just five months after President Donald Trump visited the plant "to celebrate jobs." Boeing confirmed on Thursday that up to 200...

Friday, Jun 23, 2017 at 07:38 AM EDT

Supreme Court Could Reveal Action on Travel Ban at Any Time

Supreme Court Could Reveal Action on Travel Ban at Any Time

The Supreme Court has almost certainly decided what to do about President Donald Trump's travel ban affecting citizens of six mostly Muslim countries. The country is waiting for the court to make its decision...

Friday, Jun 23, 2017 at 03:19 PM EDT

Trump Suggests He Was Trying to Keep Comey Honest

Trump Suggests He Was Trying to Keep Comey Honest

President Donald Trump suggested he was just trying to keep fired FBI Director James Comey honest with his cryptic tweet implying there might be recordings of their private conversations.

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5 GOP Senators Now Oppose Health Bill, Enough to Sink It

5 GOP Senators Now Oppose Health Bill, Enough to Sink It

Nevada Republican Dean Heller became the fifth GOP senator to declare his opposition to the party's banner legislation to scuttle much of Barack Obama's health care overhaul on Friday, more than enough to...

Friday, Jun 23, 2017 at 01:33 AM EDT

Podesta to Answer Congressional Questions in Russia Probe

Podesta to Answer Congressional Questions in Russia Probe

John Podesta will answer questions next week in a closed session from the House Intelligence Committee, which is investigating the Russian meddling in last year's election, NBC News reported. Podesta was...

Thursday, Jun 22, 2017 at 08:30 PM EDT

Intel Director Says Trump Seemed Obsessed With Russia Probe

Intel Director Says Trump Seemed Obsessed With Russia Probe

National Intelligence Director Dan Coats told House investigators Thursday that President Donald Trump seemed obsessed with the Russia probe and repeatedly asked him to publicly assert there was no evidence...

Thursday, Jun 22, 2017 at 08:02 PM EDT

Trump Wants Jets Owner, Former Dodgers Co-Owner as US Envoys

Trump Wants Jets Owner, Former Dodgers Co-Owner as US Envoys

President Donald Trump says he'll nominate New York Jets owner Woody Johnson to be the U.S. ambassador to the United Kingdom.

Thursday, Jun 22, 2017 at 08:38 PM EDT

Trump’s Approval Remains Low But Steady

Trump’s Approval Remains Low But Steady

Between the firing of FBI Director James Comey and the probe into Russian interference in the 2016 election, President Donald Trump has managed to maintain a historically low but stable approval rating,...

Thursday, Jun 22, 2017 at 06:20 PM EDT

Health Care Advocates React to Senate GOP Bill

Health Care Advocates React to Senate GOP Bill

Some health care experts say the Senate's health care bill will cost millions of Americans their coverage.

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