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Japan PM Shinzo Abe in Hawaii for landmark Pearl Harbor visit Japan PM Shinzo Abe in Hawaii for landmark Pearl Harbor visit
Japanese PM Shinzo Abe has visited several memorials in Hawaii, ahead of a visit to Pearl Harbor, the US naval base attacked by the Japanese in 1941. Mr Abe will be accompanied by US President Barack Obama, making the visit the first by the leaders of both countries since the attack. Mr Abe will pray for the dead but will not issue an apology, his aides said. The Japanese attack on Pearl ...
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State alternatives to Obamacare, expanded Medicaid to get tested State alternatives to Obamacare, expanded Medicaid to get tested
THOMASTON, Ga. — Blocked sweat glands turn into searingly painful growths that send Brittany Young rushing back to the emergency room at Upson Regional Medical Center here. Young also has the chronic intestinal disease Crohn's to contend with. Without a job or health insurance, the single mother can't get the ongoing treatment needed to keep her Crohn's from progressing. She's visited the ER si...
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Donald Trump vows to shut controversial Trump Foundation Donald Trump vows to shut controversial Trump Foundation
Donald Trump has announced that he plans to shut his charitable foundation, although an investigation into its practices continues. The US president-elect said he wanted to avoid "even the appearance" of any conflict of interest. New York's attorney general is looking into suspected "impropriety" at the Foundation, which Mr Trump denies. The attorney general's office said Mr Trump could n...
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Christmas storm to dump heavy snow, blizzards in West, Plains Christmas storm to dump heavy snow, blizzards in West, Plains
A major holiday winter storm packing heavy snow and the threat of blizzard conditions is bearing down on the northern-tier states from the Rockies to the upper Midwest and is likely to shut down major highways in parts of the northern Plains as it rolls eastward Christmas Day and Monday. The stretch of northern states can expect blowing snow and drifts from strong winds, possibly in excess of 6...
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Trump names Conway White House counselor Trump names Conway White House counselor
Donald Trump appointed campaign manager Kellyanne Conway to a high-ranking White House position on Thursday while also wading into an Israeli-Palestinian dispute at the United Nations. In appointing Conway as counselor to the president, Trump said she "has been a trusted adviser and strategist who played a crucial role in my victory. She is a tireless and tenacious advocate of my agenda and has...
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VA reverses course, releases health care quality data VA reverses course, releases health care quality data
WASHINGTON — The Department of Veterans Affairs has quietly released quality-of-care ratings for its medical centers across the country, despite years of refusing to share them with the public. The move follows a USA TODAY investigation that revealed ratings for 146 VA medical centers for the first time earlier this month. VA Secretary Bob McDonald complained at the time that their publication ...
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Fact-checking 2016: Trump dominates annual review of political falsehoods Fact-checking 2016: Trump dominates annual review of political falsehoods
A year ago, we broke with past practice and named Donald Trump our first-ever “King of Whoppers.” This year, the reigning champ defended his title well — once again dominating our annual review of political whoppers. At his campaign rallies, Trump regularly disparaged the media as “dishonest,” referring at one point to fact-checkers as “dishonest scum.” Yet, he peddled conspiracy theories from ...
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FBI accepts CIA conclusion that Russians hacked to help Trump FBI accepts CIA conclusion that Russians hacked to help Trump
WASHINGTON —The FBI is now backing the CIA’s assessment that Russian hackers sought in part to tilt the election in favor of President-elect Donald Trump when they breached American political institutions resulting in the theft of a trove of sensitive communications, a U.S. official said Friday. President Obama, meanwhile, indicated Friday that Russian President Vladimir Putin must have been aw...
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Public pays respect to John Glenn in Ohio Public pays respect to John Glenn in Ohio
o Glenn at public viewing 1:32 TOP TRENDING New grandpa gets huge surprise at gender-reveal party 32 1 Public pays respect to John Glenn in Ohio USA Today Network Jessie Balmert, The Cincinnati Enquirer 3:40 p.m. EST December 16, 2016 This is a modal window. John Glenn's home state and the nation began saying goodbye to the beloved astronaut Friday beginning with a public viewing ...
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Charitable platform saw increase in progressive donations following the election Charitable platform saw increase in progressive donations following the election
Many Americans unhappy with the way the Nov. 8 election results are using their wallets to push back against President-elect Donald Trump’s campaign promises. According to data released by the charitable giving platform Bright Funds, donations made to “progressive organizations” through the group increased 1,901% the week after the election over the previous week. Donations rose 1,146% over the...
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