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The ruling created a split among the lower courts, increasing the likelihood that the Supreme Court will hear the case. The move to en banc review is not a common procedure, and granting it even before the normal three-judge panel had a chance to review the case, is a strong indication that a majority of the judges agreed on its importance.
  • United pledges to review policies amid continued outrage over passenger removal

    United pledges to review policies amid continued outrage over passenger removal

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    Golan and aviation attorney Thomas A. Demetrio. When Dr. David Dao was informed that he would have to leave the flight, he refused. Dao, who went to medical school in Vietnam in the 1970s before moving to the USA, was working as a pulmonologist in Elizabethtown when he was arrested in 2003 and eventually convicted of drug-related offenses after an undercover investigation, according to documents filed with the Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure last June.
  • Democrats target black voters as money pours into Georgia House race

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    The special election to replace Price has attracted almost twenty candidates and the national media spotlight. In a congressional seat once held by former Speaker of the House and presidential primary candidate Newt Gingrich, the odds may be turning in the Democrats favor thanks in part to Trump.
  • Appeals Court to Review Trump Travel Ban With All Active Judges Participating

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    Manafort has recently been given guidance by federal authorities related to whether he should register as a foreign agent, Maloni said. While investigating possible collusion during the 2016 election between the Trump campaign and Russia, Manafort was revealed to have been in proprietorship of a bank account in Cyprus, a Mediterranean island-nation known as a safe-space for money laundering (especially by Russians).
  • 14 states urge appeals court to reinstate travel ban

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    A 15-state coalition has filed a friend-of-the court brief with the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco. The en banc court did not change that date in agreeing to put the case before the full bench. In the 43-page decision, Chuang detailed many of Trump's comments about Muslims made on the campaign trail and concluded that while there were many significant changes in the second executive order - "the history of public statements continues to provide a convincing case that the ...
  • Putin meets Tillerson as US, Russia wrangle over Syria

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    THE diplomatic gulf between Moscow and Washington has been laid bare after Vladimir Putin said relations between the two world powers had been "degraded" while Donald Trump decried Russian Federation for supporting an "animal" in Syria's Bashar al-Assad.
  • County considers special tax for Trump's visits

    County considers special tax for Trump's visits

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    There are signs the Trump administration may begin using the helipad at President Donald Trump's Palm Beach estate, Mar-a-Lago, for the Commander-in-Chief's transportation needs when he's at the so-called "winter White House". When former president Barack Obama flew to South Florida for a weekend in 2013, the Coast Guard spent about $586,000 to patrol waterways and cover official travel and lodging costs, according to a Government Accountability Office report a year ago.
  • Republicans hold onto congressional seat in 4th District

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    Republicans get some credit: They saw some potentially embarrassing danger in the Kansas race, they reacted, and they won. Estes gained ground through the evening and ended up with 53 percent of the vote over Thompson's 46 percent. Bernie Sanders' 2016 presidential campaign. In a groundswell of grassroots support the week before the election, Thompson's campaign raised $240,000 from 20,000 individual donations from across the country.
  • Cystic Fibrosis Drug To Be Provided From Next Month

    Cystic Fibrosis Drug To Be Provided From Next Month

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    The HSE has reached agreement, in principle, with the drug company Vertex Pharmaceuticals for the drugs Orkambi and Kalydeco to be provided to people with cystic fibrosis from the beginning of next month, the Dáil has been told. The organisation said that while it had yet to see the full details of the agreement, it understands it will include all patients who have the potential to benefit from the two drugs.
  • Harry Styles To Appear On Graham Norton Show

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    And on a One Direction reunion, Harry replied: "I don't think any of us will ever rule out anything in the future". And we think we know what we're going to have on loop today... All that hard work and focus produced a song with a decidedly 70's rock-influenced sound. Styles is a huge star in his own right, but despite his dizzying levels of fame, he still gets star struck "a lot".
  • Clean-eating is a recipe for osteoporosis, warn experts

    Clean-eating is a recipe for osteoporosis, warn experts

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    Research suggests that physical (especially weight-bearing - walking, dancing and climbing stairs) exercise is the most critical factor for maintaining healthy bones, followed by improving diet and lifestyle; this means eating plenty of fresh fruit and vegetables, and cutting down on sugar and caffeine and avoiding alcohol and smoking.