• 'I am not a racist'

    'I am not a racist'

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    I am not a racist . Trump has said he is ready and willing to make a deal to help the Dreamers , but he has insisted that funding for border security, including a wall along the US border with Mexico that he promised as a presidential candidate, be included in any legislative package.
  • White House: Don't blame Trump if the government shuts down

    White House: Don't blame Trump if the government shuts down

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    Senate Democrats have insisted that as part of the government funding process lawmakers resolve the legal status of the more than 700,000 people brought to the USA illegally as children who had been protected under the Obama era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.
  • Trump claimed another intelligence law was 'wrongly abused' to target his campaign

    Trump claimed another intelligence law was 'wrongly abused' to target his campaign

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    He fired out a similar tweet on Friday, saying it was not the same surveillance law that was - in his words - "so wrongly abused during the election". A bipartisan group of senators, including Rand Paul, Ron Wyden, Steve Daines, Patrick Leahy, and Elizabeth Warren, held a press conference shortly after the decision to urge their colleagues to support a warrant requirement to search Americans' data.
  • Who Bears the Blame for a Government Shutdown?

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    The initial impact on most people will be slight, but the closure will raise the stakes in a partisan fight over immigration and the budget. Days later, the House approved another bill, this one delaying the law by a year. During a shutdown, Mulvaney's memo says agencies should only perform activities "excepted" under legal requirements. If they fail to reach an agreement, then the government will shutdown.
  • Boat explosion in Kentucky leaves 3 dead

    Boat explosion in Kentucky leaves 3 dead

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    Wright, of Calvert City, Ky .; 56-year-old Jerome A. Smith, of Thibodaux, La.; and 41-year-old Quentin J. Stewart of Opelousas, La. were pronounced dead at the scene by the Marshall County coroner. Because the boat was considered to be dry docked and not out on the river, the U.S. Coast Guard did not take over the investigation. Hospital), 23-year-old Wilson Madrid (minor injuries - transported to Marshall Co.
  • What's the Montreal Cognitive Assessment mental test Trump took?

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    The one issue that the 6-foot-3 president need to work on was his weight which, at 239 pounds, was three pounds heavier than he was in September 2016. The AU said the U.S. president should withdraw the remarks and apologise to Africans. "It is also not considered routine", said former ABC News correspondent Ann Compton, who covered every White House from President Gerald Ford through President Barack Obama .
  • Trump's 'incredible genes' keeping him fit for office

    Trump's 'incredible genes' keeping him fit for office

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    The doctor said that he and Trump discussed losing weight and exercising, which he recommended, and that the president expressed "he would like to lose 10 to 15 pounds". So I was not going to do a cognitive exam. Jackson said the president did not have dentures, and explained the slurring of his speech at a recent event on Jerusalem as a result of taking too much Sudafed.