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March 26, 2019 - 10:02 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration has told a federal appeals court it wants the entire Affordable Care Act, known as "Obamacare," struck down. In a filing Monday with the New Orleans court, the administration said the entire law should be struck as unconstitutional. It's rare for the...
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March 25, 2019 - 4:15 pm
By MICHAEL LIEDTKE and TALI ARBEL AP Technology Writers CUPERTINO, California (AP) — Apple announced a new streaming service, Apple TV Plus, which will house its original shows and movies and could compete with Netflix, Amazon and cable TV itself. Apple is making the announcements at its Cupertino...
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March 25, 2019 - 3:49 pm
By NATALIYA VASILYEVA and VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV Associated Press MOSCOW (AP) — Russia savored an "I told you so" moment Monday after special counsel Robert Mueller found no collusion between President Donald Trump's campaign and Moscow. Government officials also dismissed the extensive evidence...
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March 25, 2019 - 3:45 pm
By BRIAN MELLEY and LARRY NEUMEISTER Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael Avenatti, the attorney best known for representing porn actress Stormy Daniels in lawsuits against President Donald Trump, was arrested Monday on charges that he tried to extort millions of dollars from Nike and...
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FILE - This Dec. 7, 2015 file photo shows actor Michael Madsen at the premiere of "The Hateful Eight" in Los Angeles.  (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
March 25, 2019 - 1:10 pm
MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — Police have arrested actor Michael Madsen after they say he was stopped while driving under the influence. The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department says Madsen was driving a Land Rover, which struck a pole in Malibu, California, around 8 p.m. Sunday. The 61-year-old, who...
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President Donald Trump holds up a signed proclamation recognizing Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
(AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
March 25, 2019 - 1:04 pm
By MATTHEW LEE and DEB RIECHMANN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump signed a proclamation on Monday recognizing Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights, reversing more than a half-century of U.S. policy. Standing alongside Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the...
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FILE - In this Nov. 14, 2014 file photo, Jeremy Richman, father of Sandy Hook Elementary school shooting victim Avielle Richman, addresses the Sandy Hook Advisory Commission in Newtown, Conn.  (AP Photo/Jessica Hill, File)
(AP Photo/Jessica Hill, File)
March 25, 2019 - 12:56 pm
By TERRY SPENCER and KELLI KENNEDY Associated Press FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The community of Parkland, Florida, is focusing attention on its suicide prevention programs after two survivors of the Florida high school massacre killed themselves in a week. Parkland Mayor Christine Hunschofsky...
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March 24, 2019 - 4:55 pm
By ERIC TUCKER, MICHAEL BALSAMO, CHAD DAY and JULIE PACE Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department said Sunday that special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation did not find evidence that President Donald Trump's campaign "conspired or coordinated" with Russia to influence the...
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March 22, 2019 - 6:07 pm
By SUDHIN THANAWALA Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Civil rights groups seeking to block the Trump administration's policy of returning asylum seekers to Mexico had met basic requirements to bring their case, a judge said Friday, but he appeared skeptical of one of their key arguments to show...
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March 22, 2019 - 5:42 pm
By ERIC TUCKER Associated Press Eds: Updates with details. With AP Photos. WASHINGTON (AP) — Special counsel Robert Mueller on Friday turned over his long-awaited final report on the contentious Russia investigation that has cast a dark shadow over Donald Trump's presidency, entangled Trump's...
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