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CONTROVERSY OVER? North Carolina transgender 'bathroom bill' flushed by lawmakers

Fox News / U.S. 274 sources

North Carolina lawmakers voted Thursday to roll back North Carolina's "bathroom bill" in a bid to end the backlash over transgender rights that has cost the state dearly in business projects, conventions and basketball tournaments.

Trump: ‘We must fight’ hard-line conservative Freedom Caucus in 2018 midterm elections

Washington Post 133 sources

There are about three dozen members of the Freedom Caucus, most of them in comfortably solid Republican districts.

White House Officials Aided Nunes in Getting Intel: Report

NBC News 58 sources

The New York Times reports two White House officials were involved in giving House Intelligence Committee Chair Devin Nunes access to intel reports.

Samsung is trying to turn your smartphone into a full computer — an idea that has failed in the past

CNBC / Technology 431 sources

Samsung is trying to turn the smartphone into a full computer, but it's going to fail.

Top Stories in last day

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Congress lets states block some Planned Parenthood money

ABC27.com / News 61 sources

The Senate has voted to let states block federal family planning money from going to Planned Parenthood affiliates and other abortion provid…

SpaceX Is Set to Launch Its Reusable Rocket Tonight

Bloomberg 62 sources

Elon Musk’s SpaceX will attempt to launch its first “preflown” rocket Thursday evening, a major milestone in the company’s 15-year quest to drive down launch costs so that, one day, humans can colonize Mars. The launch window opens at 6:27…

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Ivanka Trump's White House role doesn't end ethics concerns, experts say

ABC News 166 sources

The first daughter will now serve as an unpaid employee in the White House.

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Thousands of EU laws to be transferred to UK

Sky News 46 sources

Thousands of EU laws - from workers' rights to food safety - are to be transferred onto the UK statute book in a Great Repeal Bill unveiled by the Government.

Mike Pence Breaks Senate Tie To Allow States To Defund Planned Parenthood

The Huffington Post 40 sources

WASHINGTON― Vice President Mike Pence cast the tie-breaking vote in the Senate on Thursday to overturn an Obama administration rule and allow states to withhold Title X family planning money from Planned Parenthood.

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McAdams: Proposed Draper sites for homeless shelter remain options

KSL.com 10 sources

Despite Draper Mayor Troy Walker's announcement late Wednesday night to rescind his offer of two site options for a homeless resource center, Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams said the sites are still on the table.

Trump declares war on Republican conservatives: 'We must fight them'

Reuters 150 sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump declared war on members of his own party on Thursday by threatening the political careers of conservative Republicans who helped torpedo healthcare legislation he backed, but was quickly told…

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VW settles 10 U.S. state diesel claims for $157 million

Autonews.com 26 sources

Volkswagen has agreed to pay $157.45 million to settle environmental claims from 10 U.S. states over its excess diesel emissions, as the world's largest automaker looks to move past the scandal.

McDonald’s to start using fresh beef at most U.S. locations

The shift to fresh beef is a major change for McDonald's, which has relied on frozen beef for over 40 years.

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How House and Senate investigations into Russian meddling are headed down different paths

ABC News 147 sources

Sens. Burr and Warner pledged to "get to the bottom" of the investigation.

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Live: US stocks open with little direction after US growth revised slightly higher

CNBC / World 51 sources

Our live blog is tracking reaction as US fourth quarter growth is revised to 2.1 percent.

Paul Ryan on Russia probe, health care bill "growing pain"

CBS News 62 sources

In interview with "CBS This Morning" co-host Norah O'Donnell, House speaker discusses controversy surrounding House Intel chairman and "Plan B" after health care bill failure

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China's Xi to meet Trump in Florida next week

Reuters 87 sources

BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese President Xi Jinping will travel to the United States to meet President Donald Trump at his Mar-a-Lago retreat in Florida on April 6-7, China's Foreign Ministry said on Thursday, its first official confirmation…

10 Things to Know for Today

Townhall 19 sources

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. TRUMP'S REVISED TRAVEL BAN BLOCK...

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Jeff Bezos is world's second-richest person

USA TODAY / News 29 sources

Amazon share rally adds billions to Bezos' fortunes.

Trump-Russia ties: Senate pledges thorough inquiry

BBC.com 147 sources

The inquiry into alleged interference in the US election must avoid the acrimony in the House.

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Govt to set out plans to end dominance of EU law

Sky News / US News 46 sources

The process to take power back from Brussels begins today, as the Government sets out its plans to end the dominance of EU law.

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'I WANT TO GO FORWARD' Report: Comey tried to expose alleged Russian interference before election

Fox News 12 sources

James Comey, the FBI director, was reportedly prepared to write an op-ed over the summer about information on Russia’s influence in the U.S. presidential election, but officials from the Obama administration blocked him from writing the…

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Online privacy debate moves from Washington to Springfield

As the federal government rolls back internet privacy regulations under the Trump administration, Illinois is leading a pushback among states, with a groundbreaking bill to increase protection of personal information online under…

Thursday, Mar 30

Sleek Galaxy S8 REVEALED

Fox News / Technology 324 sources

After a tumultuous twelve months which saw exploding phones, a plummeting stock price and executive turnover, Samsung hopes to turn its fortunes around with its latest smartphone offerings.

Hawaii judge extends halt on Trump travel ban

USA TODAY 208 sources

The halt on Trump's ban targeting majority Muslim countries is now in place until a Hawaii state lawsuit is resolved

N.C. lawmakers announce deal to repeal 'bathroom bill'

USA TODAY 224 sources

GOP leaders announced the new legislation would be debated and voted on Thursday.

Wednesday, Mar 29

Live: UK triggers Brexit process after Article 50 letter received by European Council president

CNBC / World 503 sources

Our live blog is tracking reaction as the UK starts a two-year countdown to its withdrawal from the European Union.

Samsung launches the Galaxy S8 with its own Apple Siri rival called Bixby

CNBC / Technology 335 sources

The device comes in two models with different screen sizes - the 5.8-inch Galaxy S8 and 6.2-inch Galaxy S8 Plus.

House votes to repeal Obama-era broadband privacy rules

CNBC / U.S. 129 sources

The vote is considered a win for internet service providers.

'Aggressive' woman strikes Capitol police cruiser

CTV News 168 sources

A woman described as 'erratic and aggressive' drove a vehicle into a U.S. Capitol Police cruiser near the Capitol on Wednesday morning and was taken into custody, police said.

Tuesday, Mar 28

Scottish MPs vote for new independence referendum

CTV News 154 sources

Scottish lawmakers voted Tuesday to seek a new referendum on independence, to be held within the next two years -- an unwanted headache for the British government as it prepares to push the European Union exit button.

Trump to sign order rolling back environmental regulations

CBS News 170 sources

President Trump will turn away from Russia today to focus on the environment and jobs. He will sign an executive order, erasing many of former President Obama's climate change regulations. Margaret Brennan reports on the new rules.

Trump orders government to dismantle Obama’s climate change policies

Los Angeles Times 223 sources

President Trump today ordered the federal government to retreat from the battle against climate change launched by former President Obama, issuing a directive aimed at dismantling the core policies that have made the U.S. a global leader…

House intel chairman facing new calls to step down from Trump-Russia probe

NewsObserver.com 199 sources

The chairman of the House committee investigating Russian meddling in last year’s presidential election admitted Monday that secret documents that he said forced him last week to rush to the … Click to Continue »

Monday, Mar 27

NO SANCTUARY Sessions warns of $$ cuts, slams 'dangerous' cities

Fox News 110 sources

Attorney General Jeff Sessions fired a broadside at so-called "sanctuary cities" Monday, telling reporters local policies of noncooperation with immigration authorities are "dangerous" and will cost communities federal funding.

Devin Nunes Met Source On White House Grounds Day Before Claiming Trump Team Was Surveilled

The Huffington Post 219 sources

WASHINGTON ― House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) met an unnamed source on White House grounds the day before he alleged that President Donald Trump and his team were subjected to surveillance during the final…

Trump blames everyone but himself for failure of GOP healthcare legislation

The Guardian / US 92 sources

President’s targets include conservatives, Democrats and a possible veiled jab at Paul Ryan as Republican hand-wringing over repeal-and-replace failure continues

Here's why United banned girls with leggings from a flight

NY Daily News 188 sources

It's part of the company's dress code — one that apparently isn't so friendly to women travelers.

Sunday, Mar 26

Uber halts driverless car tests after smash

Uber has suspended its self-driving car programme after a crash involving one of its vehicles.

United doesn’t let teens on flight because they were wearing leggings

New York Post 130 sources

United Airlines forced a 10-year-old flier to change her clothes and barred two other female passengers in their early teens from boarding a flight Sunday morning — because they were wearing leggings. The move sparked online outrage and…

Failure on health bill also hurts prospects for tax overhaul

The Denver Post 39 sources

House Republicans' failure to repeal Barack Obama's health care law deals a serious blow to another big part of President Donald Trump's agenda: tax reform.

Steve Bannon Thought He Could Bully Republicans On Health Care. He Couldn't.

The Huffington Post 666 sources

Steve Bannon reportedly tried to force House Freedom Caucus members to back replacing the Affordable Care Act when he met with them days before Friday’s repeal vote.