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They were asking for more assurances from the speaker that they would be able to vote on big-picture questions about military spending and immigration . Mike Pence, now Trump's vice president, said he would be willing to shut the government down over reducing government spending and over his amendment to defund Planned Parenthood.
  • Disney Preview: Marvel Studios' AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR

    Disney Preview: Marvel Studios' AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR

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    Speaking to USA Today , the Aussie said: "Contractually, right now - yeah, this is it". Last we checked in on the God of Mischief, he was plotting course for Earth, and will likely come into contact with Thanos pretty early on in Avengers: Infinity War .
  • DACA Negotiations Continue, But Government Shutdown Looms

    DACA Negotiations Continue, But Government Shutdown Looms

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    They didn't choose to come to this country, and in order to have a chance at staying, they have to stay out of trouble, and in school. "It presents the Democrats with some tough choices", Rep. In other words: "It's a nasty "no" vote for them", one GOP aide said last night. Repeal of the taxes, part of former President Barack Obama's marquee health law, could ease the way for the stopgap measure among some GOP conservatives.
  • How a Government Shutdown Will Affect Most Americans

    How a Government Shutdown Will Affect Most Americans

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    Congress is again scrambling to avoid a government shutdown. Employees for non-essential services would be out on furlough, meaning they are locked out of work and receive no pay . The Republican-controlled House passed two spending bills with amendments aimed at crippling the law: one that would have repealed the medical device tax, and another that would have delayed the implementation of the ACA by a year.
  • North Korea's popular girl band preps for Olympics

    North Korea's popular girl band preps for Olympics

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    Reports emerged Tuesday that North Korea demanded the South return defectors who fled the totalitarian regime. The two Koreas met Monday for the second time in a week as they try to hammer out details for the North's participation in next month's Games, which the South sees as a way to calm tensions caused by Pyongyang's nuclear and missile tests.
  • Auburn vs Alabama basketball odds: point spread, start time, prediction, preview

    Auburn vs Alabama basketball odds: point spread, start time, prediction, preview

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    Getting Petty to play more aggressively is a top priority moving forward. "It's one game at a time , one matchup at a time ", Pearl said. The Crimson Tide made five of its first eight second-half shots. The Tide haven't gotten much from the 6-foot-8, 225-pound forward since he returned from a knee injury on December 19 (he's averaging just 3.9 points and five rebounds per game), but he and 6-foot-10 center Daniel Giddens do have a size advantage over an Auburn frontcourt that will ...
  • Callon Petroleum Company (NYSE: CPE) - Technical Secrets

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    Year to Date (YTD) performance of Callon Petroleum Company ( CPE ) is 3.87 percent while its Performance (Week) is 1.77 percent and Performance (month) is at 19.39 percent. BLACKROCK INC. raised its stake in Mattel, Inc. Marathon Capital Management holds 45,750 shares or 0.22% of its portfolio. Guggenheim Limited Company invested in 61,395 shares or 0% of the stock.
  • Pope officiates historic wedding 36000 feet in the air

    Pope officiates historic wedding 36000 feet in the air

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    Pope Francis has triggered anger in Chile after accusing victims of a paedophile priest of slander. "There is not one shred of proof against him". Francis said that until he sees proof that Bishop Juan Barros was complicit in covering up the sex crimes of the Rev.
  • Walcott leaves Arsenal to join Everton

    Walcott leaves Arsenal to join Everton

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    Walcott scored 19 goals in all competitions for Arsenal last season, but he struggled for game time this campaign. Reports have put the fee being paid for Walcott at £20million. "When I found that I was coming here I had to go there at night just to pick up all my stuff in binbags", he said , much to the amusement of new Toffees boss Sam Allardyce .
  • Deadly storm claims 8 lives in Germany

    Deadly storm claims 8 lives in Germany

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    The storm, called Friederike, brought winds stronger than 100 kph (60 mph), and is now headed toward Poland, where its strength is expected to lessen, according to CNN Weather anchor Tom Sater. A powerful storm pummeled Europe with high winds and snow yesterday, killing at least seven people in three countries, grounding flights, halting trains, ripping roofs off buildings and flipping over trucks.
  • How well would you do on the cognitive test President Trump took?

    How well would you do on the cognitive test President Trump took?

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    Dr. Eric Topol, a cardiologist at the Scripps Research Institute, disputed that rosy assessment. Trump's cholesterol reading from Friday's exam was borderline high even though he takes a low dose of the statin drug Crestor. "It's concerning because you start to say if you do nothing different, if things don't change, you can start to predict the likelihood that some sort of heart event, some sort of cardiac event - a heart attack or something like that - within a certain number of years".
  • Cape Town slashes water use amid drought

    Cape Town slashes water use amid drought

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    Cape Town has been caught in the throes of an unprecedented drought for three years. The city has been calling it the " Day Zero ". A tourist destination like no other, with scenic beaches and Table Mountain serving as the backdrop, travellers are still welcome, but have been advised to use as little water as possible.