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  1. Pentagon presents Trump with plan for 'rapid defeat' of ISRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | The Times of Israel

    The Pentagon presented the White House with possible new battle plans Monday to defeat the Islamic State group, after President Donald Trump demanded top brass find additional ways to destroy the jihadists. A pillar of Trump's campaign was to quicken the fight against IS, which despite losing thousands of fighters still controls parts of northern Syria and Iraq, and he berated Barack Obama's administration for taking too long to do so.

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  2. Iranian baby with heart defect impacted by Trump doing wellRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | Greenwich Citizen

    This undated photo shows Fatemeh Reshad, an infant from Iran, who was recently treated for a life-threatening heart condition at Oregon Health Sciences University's Doernbecher Children's Hospital in Portland, Ore. The 4-month-old infant was flown to Portland for her life-saving heart surgery after she was temporarily banned from coming into the U.S. by President Donald Trump's travel ban.

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  3. Trump's sure put on a show, but he's sucking wind on his '100-day' promisesRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | Daily Kos

    Donald Trump has won the presidency after narrowly carrying a few states to put him above 270 electoral votes. But... Despite promising to release his tax returns in a televised debate with Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump continues to show that... **NOTE: THE FORM LETTER IS BLANK.

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  4. Astrid Silva: Meet the woman delivering the Democratic response to Trump in SpanishRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | WJOL-AM Joliet

    Immigration activist Astrid Silva will be delivering the Democratic response to President Donald Trump's address to a joint session of Congress in Spanish on Tuesday night. Silva marks the first time a Spanish response will be delivered rebutting a president's first address to a joint session of Congress.

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  5. Highlights from in and around the world of Texas politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | The Brownsville Herald

    The U.S. Justice Department said Monday it is abandoning its longstanding opposition to a key aspect of Texas' toughest-in-the-nation voter ID law, costing voting rights groups their most important ally and possibly encouraging other conservative states to toughen their own election rules with President Donald Trump in charge. It's a dramatic break from the agency's position under President Barack Obama, which spent years arguing that the voter ID law passed in 2011 by Texas' Republican-controlled Legislature was intended to disenfranchise poor and minority voters.

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  6. Budget adds $45B to defense spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Manhattan Mercury

    The White House says President Donald Trump's upcoming budget will propose a whopping $54 billion increase in defense spending and impose corresponding cuts to domestic programs and foreign aid. The result is that Trump's initial budget wouldn't dent budget deficits projected to run about $500 billion.

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  7. Chuck Schumer seeks law to create no-fly zones for dronesRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | New York Daily News

    The day after a drone crashed through the window of a woman's Manhattan apartment, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said he's going to push a law to protect the public from the flying machines. The Democratic senator wants Congress to add "geo-fencing technology" to the Federal Aviation Administration reauthorization act that will come up for a vote in September.

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  8. South Carolina Republicans share 'wish lists' for Trump's big speech to CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | Post and Courier

    President Donald Trump pumps his fist after delivering his inaugural address after being sworn in as the 45th president of the United States during the 58th Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington on Jan. 20. File/Patrick Semansky/AP President Donald Trump pumps his fist after delivering his inaugural address after being sworn in as the 45th president of the United States during the 58th Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington on Jan. 20. File/Patrick Semansky/AP WASHINGTON - As President Donald Trump prepares to address Congress - and by extension the nation - Tuesday night for the first time, Republicans in the South Carolina congressional delegation have a wish list of topics they'd like to see covered.

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    47 min ago | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    The speaker of the Arizona House said Monday he won't hear a bill that makes participating in or helping organize a protest that turns into a riot an offense that could lead to criminal racketeering charges, a move prompted by negative national attention the legislation has received. The measure passed last week by the Senate drew nationwide attention, particularly from civil libertarians, because it classified violent protest as an organized crime and said protesters who didn't initially intend to riot could still face criminal charges.

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  10. Wilbur Ross approved by Senate as Trump's commerce secretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | CNN

    The U.S. Senate voted 72-27 on Monday evening to confirm billionaire Wilbur Ross as Trump's commerce secretary. But the confirmation vote was not without controversy.

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  11. Court refuses to let Trump administration dump first travel banRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | SFGate

    The Justice Department wants a federal appeals court to put President Trump's travel ban case on hold until he issues a new order, but the states who sued to stop the ban want the case to move forward. A government motion filed Friday says all actions on the appeal should be stopped because Trump intends to issue a new executive order that addresses some of the constitutional concerns raised by his first action.

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  12. Letter: Who really benefits from the LLC exemptionRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | The Capital-Journal

    In this photo May 22, 2012 file photo, Charles Koch speaks in his office at Koch Industries in Wichita. Resolving the state's financial crisis seems pretty simple if we start with the fact that the 2013 income tax exemption is not for small businesses only.

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  13. Police bust four assault suspects on STA busRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Police say the four young people assaulted another young person near the Northeast Community Center in Spokane and then hopped on the bus to get away. Police followed the bus and eventually pulled it over, taking the four juveniles into custody.

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  14. Jewish centers cope with bomb threats; graves vandalizedRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | The Columbian

    Jewish centers and schools across the nation coped with another wave of bomb threats Monday as officials in Philadelphia made plans to repair and restore hundreds of vandalized headstones at a Jewish cemetery. Jewish Community Centers and day schools in at least a dozen states received threats, according to the JCC Association of North America.

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  15. Despite Trumpa s pledge, governors expect little federal spending on infrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | The Island Packet

    The Brent Spence Bridge, built in 1963, in front of the Cincinnati skyline carries tens of thousands more vehicles a day than it was designed to handle, with accidents reaching an all-time high in 2015. It is one of many bridges nationwide that governors would like upgraded or replaced amid talk of infrastructure investment.

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  16. Dems already cranking up Trump impeachment talkRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Fox News

    Even before Donald Trump had taken the oath of office, some House Democrats, apparently stunned at the election results and bruised by being left entirely out of the Washington power structure, were suggesting impeachment was in order. The movement has only grown stronger more than a month into the Trump presidency.

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  17. Pentagon send Trump a plan to defeat ISIS within a YEARRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Daily Mail

    Pentagon send Trump a plan to defeat ISIS within a YEAR - after he ordered generals to work out how to 'totally obliterate' terrorist group The Pentagon presented the White House with possible new battle plans Monday to defeat the Islamic State group, after President Donald Trump demanded top brass find additional ways to destroy the jihadists. A pillar of Trump's campaign was to quicken the fight against IS, which despite losing thousands of fighters still controls parts of northern Syria and Iraq, and he berated Barack Obama's administration for taking too long to do so.

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  18. Indiana House approves so-called 'abortion reversal' billRead the original story

    49 min ago | Washington Times

    The Indiana House has approved a measure on a so-called 'abortion reversal' procedure despite concerns from both sides of the aisle that the method hasn't been sufficiently vetted. Advocates of the procedure say providing women considering drug-induced abortions information on potentially stopping their procedure after taking the first of two drugs could give them a chance to save the fetus.

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  19. Agents detail 'daily' border fence battleRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Daily Mail

    Trucks are seen brazenly driving through a hole in a 10ft high US-Mexico border fence in shocking footage which shows blowtorches being used to make the great escape As President Donald Trump expands on his plans to build a Mexican border wall, surveillance footage offers a lesson on the limitation of fences. The November 2016 video, from a surveillance camera attached to a 10-foot-high fence in Mexico, captures a border breach in Douglas, Arizona.

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    49 min ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The speaker of the Arizona House said Monday he won't hear a bill that makes participating in or helping organize a protest that turns into a riot an offense that could lead to criminal racketeering charges, a move prompted by negative national attention the legislation has received. The measure passed last week by the Senate drew nationwide attention, particularly from civil libertarians, because it classified violent protest as an organized crime and said protesters who didn't initially intend to riot could still face criminal charges.

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