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  1. US police shootings of black men 'deeply troubling' - ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Newsday

    US President Barack Obama has said the fatal shootings of two black men by police in as many days are "not isolated incidents" and that all Americans should be "deeply troubled". The incidents follow a long line of controversial deaths of African-Americans at the hands of the police that has ignited a national debate about the use of lethal force.

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  2. Press Releases: Remarks with Kyiv Embassy StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | State Department

    AMBASSADOR PYATT: Well, let me just say, Mr. Secretary I said in the car how proud I am of what the United States Government has accomplished here over the past three years, but even prouder than that is the pride I feel in this team of men and women and your team out here extraordinary group of people who have accomplished historic things, so glad you're able to spend a little bit of time here. Thank you.

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  3. 4 Takeaways From the Summer's Best Election SurveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | New York Magazine

    Election polls come out just about every day, but the Pew Survey, which painstakingly collects large samples of voters, tends to provide the deepest and most accurate measure. In June of 2008, Pew had Barack Obama beating John McCain by 8 percent.

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  4. Trump extends olive branch, and speaking slot, to former rival CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Fox News

    Ted Cruz said Thursday he's accepted an invitation from Donald Trump to speak at the Republican National Convention, in a sign the two former rivals are moving to bury the hatchet after a brutal primary battle. "Donald asked me to speak at the Republican Convention and I told him I'd be happy to do so," the Texas senator told reporters after a meeting between Trump and Republican senators.

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  5. Study: Trump health care plan would make 18M uninsuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Brandon Sun

    Donald Trump's health care plan would make 18 million people uninsured, but also lower premiums significantly for policies purchased directly by consumers, according to an independent study released Thursday. Trump's plan would have little effect on people covered by employers and those on Medicare.

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  6. Minnesota Man Philando Castile Killed by Police, Aftermath Live-Streamed on FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    The mother of a man fatally shot by a suburban Twin Cities police officer says she had instructed her son to always "comply" if he was ever stopped by law enforcement. The 32-year-old man was shot in a car Wednesday night in the largely middle-class St. Paul suburb of Falcon Heights.

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  7. WSLCB Board Member Silently Departs, Patient Database Confuses, and Tacoma MMJ Suit Sees SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | The Stranger

    A lot of big things happened in the Washington weed world recently. Well, one of them not so recently.

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  8. Trump attempts to reassure skittish GOP lawmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | KLTV Tyler

    Donald Trump tried to assure skittish GOP lawmakers Thursday that they all share the same Republican Party goals, but Senate antagonists withheld support after a tense meeting with the presidential candidate. Protesters chanted in sweltering heat outside, while inside a packed room at the Republican National Committee, Trump offered a simple message, according to Rep. Ken Calvert of California: "We all need to stick together.

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  9. Hillary to be Endorsed by Unknown Vermont Senator Bernie SomethingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | The Stranger

    Poor Bernie Sanders must've gotten quite a scare this week when a bunch of spooky ghosts chased him around a haunted house moaning "boo." Well, technically, they were Democratic members of Congress in a private meeting on Capitol Hill, but still, "boo" was definitely said .

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  10. The Latest: Kirk: Trump is a "privileged bully"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    Trump called Kirk, one of the more vulnerable GOP incumbents, a loser at the closed-door meeting with Senate Republicans on Capitol Hill on Thursday. Kirk did not attend the meeting, but The Washington Post described the presidential candidate's comments.

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  11. Trump tries to assert his dominanceRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 7 | Wilson's Almanac

    After the constitutionalist who has obviously never looked at the constitution visited the House GOP caucus, he met with Senators who he apparently believes are the president's servants: Donald Trump's private meeting Thursday with Senate Republicans - designed to foster greater party unity ahead of the national convention in Cleveland - grew combative as the presumptive presidential nominee admonished three senators who have been critical of his candidacy and predicted they would lose their reelection bids, according to two Republican officials with direct knowledge of the exchanges.

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  12. The Next British Prime Minister Will Be a WomanRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 7 | US News & World Report

    May and Leadsom became the two finalists for the leadership of the Conservative Party Thursday, beating out competitor Michael Gove in the third round of voting among Members of Parliament. Michael Crabb and Liam Fox were knocked out in earlier rounds.

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  13. Field Poll Shows Depths of Trump's Latino ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | New York Magazine

    Anybody who's not listening to, say, Dick Morris probably knows that a Donald Trump-led Republican Party has a Latino problem. How deep it may be, and how much it matters, is a subject of considerable controversy.

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  14. Minnesota Man Shot, Killed By Police In Traffic StopRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | News9 Oklahoma City

    The fatal shooting of a black man in his car by a Minnesota police officer went viral Thursday, its aftermath broadcast live over Facebook by the victim's girlfriend, who cried that he had just been shot "for no apparent reason." The shooting happened late Wednesday during a traffic stop in the St. Paul suburb of Falcon Heights.

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  15. Despite Paul Ryan's Protests, Hillary Clinton Will Still Get BriefingsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 7 | US News & World Report

    House Speaker Paul Ryan Wednesday requested that Hillary Clinton be deined access to any classified information during the rest of the 2016 campaign. House Speaker Paul Ryan's call to keep Hillary Clinton away from classified information in the wake of her email server inquiry looks to be largely toothless, according to former federal officials with experience in the intelligence community.

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  16. Minnesota Governor Calls on the Justice Department to Investigate...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | New York Magazine

    "Oh my God, please don't tell me he's dead," Diamond Reynolds pleads on a video livestream , as a man slumps next to her, his white shirt soaked in blood. "Please don't tell me my boyfriend just went like that."

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  17. The Wall Street Journal: Two police killings of black men part of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | MarketWatch

    President Obama wrote that recent fatal police shootings of black men are "symptomatic of the broader challenges within our criminal justice system" and result in a lack of trust between police and the communities they serve. WASHINGTON-President Barack Obama said that two fatal police shootings of black men captured on video aren't "isolated incidents" but are part of a broader pattern of racial disparity in policing of minority communities.

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  18. Jean Van de Velde to make Champions Tour debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | NBC29

    A woman who watched as a police officer fatally shot her boyfriend during a traffic stop broadcast the gruesome aftermath of the slaying live on Facebook, telling a worldwide audience that her companion had been shot "for... Bill Cosby's lawyers will ask a Pennsylvania judge to either throw out his criminal sex assault case or let him face his accuser in court before trial. Lawyers for Bill Cosby told a judge Thursday they need to cross-examine his accuser before trial because her statement to police raises more questions than it answers.

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  19. Ted Cruz Agrees to Speak at Republican ConventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Roll Call

    Texas Sen. Ted Cruz has accepted Donald Trump's offer to speak at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. Sen. Ted Cruz said Thursday he's accepted an offer from presumptive Republican presidentialnominee Donald Trump to speak at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland this month.

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  20. Photo of Obama in Muslim garb shows deep ties to faith, O'Reilly saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Fox News

    Newly unearthed photos of President Obama in Muslim garb underscore his deep ties to the faith -- and possibly help explain his reluctance to call out radical Islam, Fox News Channel's Bill O'Reilly said Wednesday. The photos, aired on "The O'Reilly Factor," were taken at the wedding of Obama's half-brother, Malik Obama, in Maryland sometime in the early 1990s, O'Reilly said.

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