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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.

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

Fox News / U.S. 271 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.

New York Times Reveals Names Of Officials Who Helped Devin Nunes Obtain Intelligence Reports

The Huffington Post 58 sources

The New York Times reports Ezra Cohen-Watnick and Michael Ellis are two White House officials who played a role in helping House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) obtain intelligence reports that Nunes said signaled…

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Former South Korean president arrested in corruption probe

Prosecutors had asked for an arrest warrant to detain Park Geun-hye, who was impeached three weeks ago, over concerns that she might destroy evidence.

SpaceX Is Set to Launch Its Reusable Rocket Tonight

Bloomberg 61 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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Five victims of helicopter crash in Snowdonia ‘were from same family’

Metro.co.uk 24 sources

The helicopter went down in bad weather on its way to Ireland.

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Sturgeon to formally request referendum

Sky News 18 sources

Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon will tell Theresa May in a letter that they need to make a start on arrangements for an independence referendum.

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McDonald's to switch to fresh beef in its Quarter Pounders

USA TODAY 59 sources

McDonald's announced that the chain will make the switch in most of its restaurants.

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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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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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EXCLUSIVE: Malaysia's mix-up over Kim Jong Nam's identity

Reuters / World 129 sources

Malaysian authorities wrongly identified the slain half-brother of North Korea's leader as a South Korean national and first alerted Seoul's embassy in Kuala Lumpur soon after his death, sources familiar with the incident tell Reuters.

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Facing economic pressures, N.C. lawmakers agree to repeal ‘bathroom bill’

North Carolina lawmakers announced late last night a proposed repeal of the controversial law that has cost the state jobs and millions of dollars, but it was not clear whether the compromise would be able to gather the votes needed to…

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…

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Five found dead after Snowdonia helicopter crash

The bodies of five people have been found with the wreckage of a missing helicopter in Snowdonia.

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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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Samsung Galaxy S8: On the fence? Here are 8 arguments to convince you to pick one up today

Why should you upgrade to the Samsung Galaxy S8? It's not like you actually need the device, right?

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Hawaii Judge Extends Order Blocking Trump 'Travel Ban'

NBC News 208 sources

U.S. District Judge Derrick Watson agreed to turn his original temporary restraining order blocking Trump's revised executive order on immigration into a longer lasting preliminary injunction.

Poor visibility slows search for missing helicopter with five on board

The Irish Times 65 sources

Aircraft was en route to Dublin from Milton Keynes when it disappeared from radar

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.

Brexit: Theresa May's Article 50 launch trashed after top EU politicians reject key demands

The Independent 503 sources

Theresa May's Brexit launch suffered a series of heavy blows after key planks of her opening strategy were point-blank rejected by Europe's top politicians. German chancellor Angela Merkel publically dismissed her plan to begin talks on a…

Wednesday, Mar 29

Article 50: The 7 Bestest Best Reasons For Leaving The EU

Huffington Post UK 399 sources

Forecast is for somewhat uncertain weather over the British isles. pic.twitter.com/NPmHtNrWGR

House votes to repeal Obama-era broadband privacy rules

CNBC / U.S. 129 sources

The vote is considered a win for internet service providers.

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.

'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

Goodbye EU: Theresa May signs historic letter that officially triggers Britain’s exit from the European Union

Mirror Online 340 sources

As she triggers Article 50 Mrs May will urge our divided nation: “Now the ­decision has been made to leave the EU, it is time to come together"

Scottish parliament votes for second independence referendum

The Guardian 154 sources

MSPs pass motion to give Nicola Sturgeon the authority to begin negotiation with UK parliament on breakaway vote

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…

'Marine A' Alexander Blackman who shot dead injured Taliban fighter could be freed within weeks after murder conviction quashed

Mirror Online 27 sources

Sergeant Alexander Blackman, 42, from Taunton in Somerset, was sentenced to seven years for diminished responsibility manslaughter following the recent quashing of his murder conviction

Monday, Mar 27

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…

Westminster attacker Khalid Masood had interest in jihad, say police

The Guardian 171 sources

Scotland Yard says it has yet to find evidence linking Masood, who killed four people in London, with Islamic State

NFL approves move of Raiders from Oakland to Las Vegas

Los Angeles Times 238 sources

By a 31-1 vote Monday, NFL owners approved the Raiders’ plan to relocate from Oakland to Las Vegas, where the club intends to build a $1.6-billion stadium to open in 2020. The plan calls for the Raiders to remain in Oakland while their new…

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

Sunday, Mar 26

Russia protests: Opposition leader Navalny and hundreds others arrested

BBC.com 232 sources

Alexei Navalny is one of at least 500 people detained in anti-corruption protests across Russia.

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.

Gunman surrenders after fatal Las Vegas shooting, standoff

NY Daily News 309 sources

One person was injured in a Las Vegas shooting Saturday, as police are in a standoff with the suspect on a bus.

Ohio nightclub shooting: One dead, 14 injured, police say

BBC 375 sources

A lone shooter is believed to be responsible and one person was killed, say police in Cincinnati, Ohio.