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yesterday at 21:21. Facebook
Donald J. Trump's administration is asking a U.S. court to quickly hear its appeal of a ruling that blocked the president's revised travel ban.

Trump lawyers ask court to move quickly on travel ban appeal

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NEW: Tonight's planned House of Representatives vote on the Republican-backed American Health Care Act was postponed in the wake of news that the party still lacked the votes to ensure its passage.

House delays health care vote after failing to reach deal

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yesterday at 19:24. Facebook
"I think it's important to know that the Women's March was not against Donald Trump. It was simply a march for women," Scarlett Johansson said.

Scarlett Johansson on feminism, the Women's March and her new film

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The head of the union representing U.S. Border Patrol agents said that a wall along the southern border was only necessary in "strategic locations."

Union head: Border wall needed only in 'strategic locations'

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yesterday at 18:26. Facebook
Asked by ABC News' Cecilia Vega if Pres. Donald J. Trump will take responsibility for outcome of GOP health care bill, Press Sec. Sean Spicer says, "at the end of the day, we can't make people vote."
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yesterday at 18:05. Facebook
Press Sec. Sean Spicer calls Senator Chuck Schumer’s announcement that Democrats will filibuster Pres. Donald J. Trump's SCOTUS nominee “truly disappointing” and asks them to “abandon this attempt.” abcn.ws/2nhcuGs
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yesterday at 17:40. Facebook
The donation came a day after President Donald J. Trump took a swipe at Colin Kaepernick during a campaign-style rally in Kentucky by taking credit for the lack of suitors for the free agent.

Kaepernick donates $50K to Meals on Wheels after Trump swipe

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yesterday at 17:39. Facebook
Press Secretary Sean Spicer holds daily briefing at The White House as the fate of House Republicans' health care plan remains up in the air.

The plan heads for vote in the House later today, the timing of which has yet to be announced. abcnews.com/live
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yesterday at 17:21. Facebook
Top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, Congressman Adam Schiff, tells The View he was “blindsided, but mostly just mystified” by Chairman Devin Nunes' actions. [ Abcn.ws Link ]
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yesterday at 16:51. Facebook
Senator Chuck Schumer dealt a critical blow to the confirmation process of President Donald J. Trump’s nominee to the Supreme Court, Judge Neil Gorsuch, by vowing to invoke a filibuster that would force Republicans to earn 60 votes to end debate in the Senate before Gorsuch can be confirmed.

Schumer: Democrats will filibuster Trump SCOTUS nominee Gorsuch

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yesterday at 16:02. Facebook
NEW: London police identify suspected Westminster attacker as a 52-year-old UK native with a criminal record.

Police identify suspected London attacker as UK native

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yesterday at 15:47. Facebook
The fate of House Republicans' health care plan remains up in the air as it heads for a vote in the House later today, the timing of which has yet to be announced.

House votes on health care bill tonight in a pivotal moment for GOP

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yesterday at 14:24. Facebook
A Hawaii lawmaker who says she was pressured to give up her leadership post at the statehouse after criticizing President Donald J. Trump resigned from the Republican Party.

Hawaii Republican resigns from party after criticizing Trump

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yesterday at 13:32. Facebook
Democrats struck back at the revelation that information about Trump campaign officials was "incidentally collected" during surveillance, with the party's top intelligence committee member alluding to growing evidence of a connection between the president's associates and Russia.

Top Dem says evidence 'more' than circumstantial in Russia probe

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yesterday at 06:13. Facebook
Members of the House Freedom Caucus, after years of frustrating GOP leaders' plans with a Democrat in the White House, are prepared to do the same under President Donald J. Trump.

House conservatives threaten GOP health care bill

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yesterday at 05:24. Facebook
Congressman Adam Schiff says Pres. Donald J. Trump's unsubstantiated wiretap claims "remain as baseless today as they were yesterday."

The comments follows House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes statements on possible "incidental" intercepts of the Donald J. Trump transition team. Nunes also said today that there was no wiretap of Trump Tower: abcn.ws/2mVSo1V
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yesterday at 04:38. Facebook
North Korea's failed missile launch overnight has once again highlighted concerns about that country's missile and nuclear weapons programs. Here's what's known.

What to know about North Korea and its weapons programs

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yesterday at 03:48. Facebook
Confirmation hearing breaks into laughter after Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch says John Hancock wrote his name "bigly."

Senator Ben Sasse responds, "I just won five bucks." [ Abcn.ws Link ]
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yesterday at 03:00. Facebook
Rep. Devin Nunes also said that he believed that the surveillance was conducted legally using a FISA warrant and that the information gathered had foreign intelligence value, meaning that the agencies would have been justified in collecting it.

House intel chair: Trump transition team 'incidentally' surveilled

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