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San Francisco Chronicle
Your Tiny Economy Airline Seat May Soon Stop ShrinkingOn Friday an appeals court panel said that federal officials must reconsider th
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 hours ago
On Friday an appeals court panel said that federal officials must reconsider their decision not to regulate the size of airline seats as a safety issue. One of the judges called it "the Case of the Incredible Shrinking Airline Seat." After the agency... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Your Tiny Economy Airline Seat May Soon Stop ShrinkingOn Friday an appeals court panel said that federal officials must reconsider th
Stamford Advocate / Posted 8 hours ago
On Friday an appeals court panel said that federal officials must reconsider their decision not to regulate the size of airline seats as a safety issue. One of the judges called it "the Case of the Incredible Shrinking Airline Seat." After the agency... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Your Tiny Economy Airline Seat May Soon Stop ShrinkingOn Friday an appeals court panel said that federal officials must reconsider th
Connecticut Post / Posted 8 hours ago
On Friday an appeals court panel said that federal officials must reconsider their decision not to regulate the size of airline seats as a safety issue. One of the judges called it "the Case of the Incredible Shrinking Airline Seat." After the agency... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
CEO convicted of $750 million securities fraud in retrialAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The former top executive of an Austin medical device compa
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 11 hours ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The former top executive of an Austin medical device company has been convicted a second time of orchestrating a $750 million securities fraud. Former ArthroCare Corp. CEO Michael Baker had been sentenced to 20 years in prison... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
CEO convicted of $750 million securities fraud in retrialAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The former top executive of an Austin medical device compa
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 11 hours ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The former top executive of an Austin medical device company has been convicted a second time of orchestrating a $750 million securities fraud. Former ArthroCare Corp. CEO Michael Baker had been sentenced to 20 years in prison... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
CEO convicted of $750 million securities fraud in retrialAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The former top executive of an Austin medical device compa
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 11 hours ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The former top executive of an Austin medical device company has been convicted a second time of orchestrating a $750 million securities fraud. Former ArthroCare Corp. CEO Michael Baker had been sentenced to 20 years in prison... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
CEO convicted of $750 million securities fraud in retrialAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The former top executive of an Austin medical device compa
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 11 hours ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The former top executive of an Austin medical device company has been convicted a second time of orchestrating a $750 million securities fraud. Former ArthroCare Corp. CEO Michael Baker had been sentenced to 20 years in prison... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
CEO convicted of $750 million securities fraud in retrialAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The former top executive of an Austin medical device compa
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 11 hours ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The former top executive of an Austin medical device company has been convicted a second time of orchestrating a $750 million securities fraud. Former ArthroCare Corp. CEO Michael Baker had been sentenced to 20 years in prison... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
CEO convicted of $750 million securities fraud in retrialAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The former top executive of an Austin medical device compa
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 hours ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The former top executive of an Austin medical device company has been convicted a second time of orchestrating a $750 million securities fraud. Former ArthroCare Corp. CEO Michael Baker had been sentenced to 20 years in prison... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
More restrictions announced for toxic pesticidechlorpyrifos, as a known hazard to humans, under Proposition 65. The agency als
Los Angeles Times / Posted 12 hours ago
chlorpyrifos, as a known hazard to humans, under Proposition 65. The agency also updated its scientific assessment of the chemical, which has been linked to birth defects and reproductive maladies. “While chlorpyrifos has been protecting... Read more
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Philly.com
Trump would be bonkers to listen to Blackwater founder's plan to use mercenaries in Afghanistan| Trudy RubinIn the midst of stirring up a race war, President Trump is on the verge of deci
Philly.com / Posted 12 hours ago
In the midst of stirring up a race war, President Trump is on the verge of deciding on a new strategy for Afghanistan — and one of the options he’s considering is flat-out nuts. The president is considering sending an army of thousands of private... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Dune Wars: Judges, Christie Approve but Residents UpsetRepublican Gov. Chris Christie's administration's plan for storm protection alo
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 13 hours ago
Republican Gov. Chris Christie's administration's plan for storm protection along the entire 127 miles of New Jersey's coast was endorsed by two courts this week, but residents of some beach towns still aren't happy. A state judge on Wednesday ruled... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Court upholds Texas violated rules for voting interpretersAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A court has upheld that Texas violated the federal Voting
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 14 hours ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A court has upheld that Texas violated the federal Voting Rights Act following a challenge by a woman who spoke limited English and couldn't use her son to help cast a ballot. The ruling this week by the 5th U.S. Circuit Court... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Court upholds Texas violated rules for voting interpretersAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A court has upheld that Texas violated the federal Voting
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 14 hours ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A court has upheld that Texas violated the federal Voting Rights Act following a challenge by a woman who spoke limited English and couldn't use her son to help cast a ballot. The ruling this week by the 5th U.S. Circuit Court... Read more
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The Tyee
The US Continues Its 156-Year Civil WarIn various parts of the American South, monuments glorifying Southern military
The Tyee / Posted 14 hours ago
In various parts of the American South, monuments glorifying Southern military leaders are beginning to disappear. This appears to be a direct result of the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, and the death there of Heather Heyer. The violence,... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Court upholds Texas violated rules for voting interpretersAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A court has upheld that Texas violated the federal Voting
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 14 hours ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A court has upheld that Texas violated the federal Voting Rights Act following a challenge by a woman who spoke limited English and couldn't use her son to help cast a ballot. The ruling this week by the 5th U.S. Circuit Court... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Court upholds Texas violated rules for voting interpretersAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A court has upheld that Texas violated the federal Voting
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 14 hours ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A court has upheld that Texas violated the federal Voting Rights Act following a challenge by a woman who spoke limited English and couldn't use her son to help cast a ballot. The ruling this week by the 5th U.S. Circuit Court... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Court upholds Texas violated rules for voting interpretersAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A court has upheld that Texas violated the federal Voting
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 14 hours ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A court has upheld that Texas violated the federal Voting Rights Act following a challenge by a woman who spoke limited English and couldn't use her son to help cast a ballot. The ruling this week by the 5th U.S. Circuit Court... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Court upholds Texas violated rules for voting interpretersAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A court has upheld that Texas violated the federal Voting
KTXS Abilene / Posted 14 hours ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A court has upheld that Texas violated the federal Voting Rights Act following a challenge by a woman who spoke limited English and couldn't use her son to help cast a ballot. The ruling this week by the 5th U.S. Circuit Court... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Judges approve of dune projects, but residents still angry— Republican Gov. Chris Christie's administration's plan for storm protection a
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 14 hours ago
— Republican Gov. Chris Christie's administration's plan for storm protection along the entire 127 miles (204 kilometers) of New Jersey's coast was endorsed by two courts this week, but residents of some beach towns still aren't happy. A state... Read more
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Philly.com
Trump would be flat-out nuts to listen to Blackwater's Erik Prince on Afghanistan| Trudy RubinIn the midst of stirring up a race war, President Trump is on the verge of deci
Philly.com / Posted 15 hours ago
In the midst of stirring up a race war, President Trump is on the verge of deciding on a new strategy for Afghanistan — and one of the options he’s considering is flat-out nuts. The president is considering sending an army of thousands of private... Read more
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The Daily Californian
This year, Black Berkeley Law students and alumni secured more federal clerkships than ever beforeAfter his first year at the UC Berkeley School of Law, Luke Apfeld never though
The Daily Californian / Posted 16 hours ago
After his first year at the UC Berkeley School of Law, Luke Apfeld never thought he’d qualify for a federal clerkship, let alone two. But Apfeld is one of 11 Black Berkeley Law students and alumni who secured federal judicial clerkships this year,... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Federal judge dismisses antitrust case against Premier HealthU.S. District Court Judge Walter Rice dismissed an antitrust lawsuit brought by
Dayton Daily News / Posted 17 hours ago
U.S. District Court Judge Walter Rice dismissed an antitrust lawsuit brought by the Medical Center at Elizabeth Place against Premier Health just days before a trial was to begin. STAFF/FILE A federal judge recently dismissed a 5½-year-old antitrust... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Court rules New York had power to deny key pipeline permitALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's authority to block construction of a major natur
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 17 hours ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's authority to block construction of a major natural gas pipeline by denying a key permit has been upheld by a federal court. The U.S. Court of Appeals on Friday rejected the Constitution Pipeline company's argument that... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Court rules New York had power to deny key pipeline permitALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's authority to block construction of a major natur
KTXS Abilene / Posted 17 hours ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's authority to block construction of a major natural gas pipeline by denying a key permit has been upheld by a federal court. The U.S. Court of Appeals on Friday rejected the Constitution Pipeline company's argument that... Read more
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FOX Business
Court rules New York had power to deny key pipeline permitNew York's authority to block construction of a major natural gas pipeline by d
FOX Business / Posted 18 hours ago
New York's authority to block construction of a major natural gas pipeline by denying a key permit has been upheld by a federal court. The U.S. Court of Appeals on Friday rejected the Constitution Pipeline company's argument that the state... Read more
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FOX Business
Court rules New York had power to deny key pipeline permitALBANY, N.Y. – New York's authority to block construction of a major natural ga
FOX Business / Posted 18 hours ago
ALBANY, N.Y. – New York's authority to block construction of a major natural gas pipeline by denying a key permit has been upheld by a federal court. Continue Reading Below The U.S. Court of Appeals on Friday rejected the Constitution Pipeline... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Court rules New York had power to deny key pipeline permitALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's authority to block construction of a major natur
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 18 hours ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's authority to block construction of a major natural gas pipeline by denying a key permit has been upheld by a federal court. The U.S. Court of Appeals on Friday rejected the Constitution Pipeline company's argument that... Read more
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Philly.com
Menendez trial brings high stakes for N.J. and Democratic fight against Trumpin Garden State politics and the Democratic fight against President Trump’s age
Philly.com / Posted 20 hours ago
in Garden State politics and the Democratic fight against President Trump’s agenda. But if he is convicted and forced from office, the result could tilt Washington’s political balance by allowing Republicans to claim one more Senate seat as they... Read more
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The Christian Post
A Look at the Cultural Backlash to the Transgender Movement The increasing efforts of both government and private sectors to advance tran
The Christian Post / Posted 23 hours ago
The increasing efforts of both government and private sectors to advance transgender identity have not gone unchallenged. There have been many instances of large-scale backlash to this... Read more
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Newsmax
Arkansas Planned Parenthood Medicaid Cut Wins AppealArkansas Planned Parenthood Medicaid funding can be cut by the state, a federal
Newsmax / Posted 23 hours ago
Arkansas Planned Parenthood Medicaid funding can be cut by the state, a federal appeals court ruled on Wednesday, reversing a ruling that followed reaction to the release of controversial videos secretly recorded by an anti-abortion group. The 8th... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Drug fresh, '91 killer to have execution setArkansas' oldest death-row prisoner will have an execution date set, the govern
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Arkansas' oldest death-row prisoner will have an execution date set, the governor's office announced Thursday, just as a prison spokesman revealed the state had acquired a drug to carry out further lethal injections. Jack Gordon Greene, 62, was... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Cherokee Nation Says Opioid Lawsuit Belongs In Tribal CourtThe Cherokee Nation is urging a federal judge to allow a tribal lawsuit against
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted yesterday
The Cherokee Nation is urging a federal judge to allow a tribal lawsuit against distributors and retailers of opioid medications to be litigated in the tribe’s own court. Cherokee Nation Attorney General Todd Hembree has filed written arguments with... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Highest known number of Black Berkeley Law students, alumni secure federal clerkshipsAfter his first year at the UC Berkeley School of Law, Luke Apfeld never though
The Daily Californian / Posted yesterday
After his first year at the UC Berkeley School of Law, Luke Apfeld never thought he’d qualify for a federal clerkship, let alone two. But Apfeld is one of 11 Black Berkeley Law students and alumni who secured federal judicial clerkships this year,... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
With Erlanger debt looming, Whitfield defends tax increasesto Erlanger Health System. In 2011, former Commissioner Bebe Heiskell guarantee
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
to Erlanger Health System. In 2011, former Commissioner Bebe Heiskell guaranteed half a loan from the hospital on behalf of Hutcheson Medical Center. Erlanger has pursued that money in federal court for the last 20 months. Under Heiskell, the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Dog poop investigation triggers lawsuit: Cop had no right to arrest me for hurling F-bombsIt started off as a dog poop complaint. A woman was miffed about a neighbor's
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
It started off as a dog poop complaint. A woman was miffed about a neighbor's dog doing his business in her yard and called police. When the officer showed up at the presumed dog owner's home — that's when you-know-what hit the fan. F-bombs flew.... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Trump’s tweet highlights lingering Amazon tax fightwhere they don’t have a physical presence. But Amazon still avoids charging sho
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
where they don’t have a physical presence. But Amazon still avoids charging shoppers sales taxes when they buy from one of its third-party vendors — sales that make up about half the company’s volume. Untaxed third-party sales might provide an... Read more
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Greenwich Time
New Fairfield man facing deportation wins temporary stayNEW FAIRFIELD — Joel Colindrés, a Guatemalan-born man living in the U.S. since
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
NEW FAIRFIELD — Joel Colindrés, a Guatemalan-born man living in the U.S. since 2004, was issued a temporary stay of a deportation Thursday less than an hour before he was scheduled to leave the United States. Colindrés, 33, had been ordered to leave... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
San Onofre Settlement Deal Could Be Headed To CourtNow that talks have failed to produce a new deal on who should pay for the San
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
Now that talks have failed to produce a new deal on who should pay for the San Onofre Nuclear Generation Station’s closure, court may be the next stop. The plant’s majority owner, Southern California Edison, told state regulators this week that... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
New Fairfield man facing deportation wins temporary stayNEW FAIRFIELD — Joel Colindrés, a Guatemalan-born man living in the U.S. since
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
NEW FAIRFIELD — Joel Colindrés, a Guatemalan-born man living in the U.S. since 2004, was issued a temporary stay of a deportation Thursday less than an hour before he was scheduled to leave the United States. Colindrés, 33, had been ordered to leave... Read more
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Connecticut Post
New Fairfield man facing deportation wins temporary stayNEW FAIRFIELD — Joel Colindrés, a Guatemalan-born man living in the U.S. since
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
NEW FAIRFIELD — Joel Colindrés, a Guatemalan-born man living in the U.S. since 2004, was issued a temporary stay of a deportation Thursday less than an hour before he was scheduled to leave the United States. Colindrés, 33, had been ordered to leave... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
A 'Netflix tax'? Yes, and it's already a thing in some statesAmazon, Hulu and other streaming entertainment services could go up soon as sta
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted yesterday
Amazon, Hulu and other streaming entertainment services could go up soon as states such as Illinois try to find ways to offset declining sales taxes and other revenue shortfalls. Chicago, Pennsylvania and Florida have already passed a so-called... Read more
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Variety
BMI Battles Department of Justice Over Song LicensingBMI fired back today in its ongoing battle to prevent the U.S. Department of Ju
Variety / Posted yesterday
BMI fired back today in its ongoing battle to prevent the U.S. Department of Justice from foisting 100% licensing on the songwriting industry. In a brief filed in the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan, BMI drew on contract law to argue “if... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Amicus Briefs Filed in Virginia Drivers License CaseRelease from the Legal Aid Justice Center:Charlottesville, Va., August 17, 2017
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted yesterday
Release from the Legal Aid Justice Center:Charlottesville, Va., August 17, 2017 - Last evening, a diverse array of stakeholders filed three friend-of-the-court briefs urging the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals to reverse the trial court's dismissal... Read more
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The News-Times
New Fairfield man facing deportation granted a temporary stayNEW FAIRFIELD — Joel Colindrés, a Guatemalan-born man, was issued a temporary s
The News-Times / Posted yesterday
NEW FAIRFIELD — Joel Colindrés, a Guatemalan-born man, was issued a temporary stay of his deportation less than an hour before he was scheduled to leave the United States. Colindrés, 33, was scheduled to self-deport Thursday afternoon, after being... Read more
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The Hill
Uber wins ruling allowing it to keep customers from suing in courtEmbattled ride-hailing giant Uber scored a court victory Thursday, when a feder
The Hill / Posted yesterday
Embattled ride-hailing giant Uber scored a court victory Thursday, when a federal appeals court ruled in favor of allowing the ride-hailing company to keep its users from filing lawsuits in court against it. Uber has sought to force customer... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
New Fairfield man facing deportation granted a temporary stayNEW FAIRFIELD — Joel Colindrés, a Guatemalan-born man, was issued a temporary s
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted yesterday
NEW FAIRFIELD — Joel Colindrés, a Guatemalan-born man, was issued a temporary stay of his deportation the same day that he was scheduled to leave the United States, according to U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal’s office. Colindrés was scheduled to... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
High stakes for federalism in heavyweight clash over the anti-commandeering doctrineElbert Lin is the solicitor general of West Virginia. Thomas M. Johnson Jr. is
SCOTUSblog / Posted yesterday
Elbert Lin is the solicitor general of West Virginia. Thomas M. Johnson Jr. is the deputy solicitor general of West Virginia. The attorney general of West Virginia, Patrick Morrisey, led a certiorari-stage amicus brief in support of the... Read more
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dna
WORLD NEWS SCHEDULE AT 1800 GMT/2 PM ET @ 11:20:11 PMone person is confirmed to have died after van mows down pedestrians in Barcelo
dna / Posted yesterday
one person is confirmed to have died after van mows down pedestrians in Barcelona city center and 32 people are injured, 10 of them seriously, Catalan police and regional interior ministry say. (SPAIN-BARCELONA/ (UPDATE 4, PIX, TV), expect by 1900... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
White House: Gov't to make health law payments this monthinsurers under the Obama-era health care law that President Donald Trump still
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted yesterday
insurers under the Obama-era health care law that President Donald Trump still wants to repeal and replace, a White House official said Wednesday. Trump has repeatedly threatened to end the payments, which help reduce health insurance copays and... Read more
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