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The admissions officer told her that "every part of your application stood out in our process". In her essay , Carolina explored the vast range of emotions that come with ordering pizza-specifically Papa John's. Her application contained all the right ingredients, including a high GPA, volunteer work, as well as memberships with the English Honors Society, National Honors Society, Model UN and Youth in Government, the Tennessean reported.
  • GOP health bill a far cry from Trump promises

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    A majority of the public (63%) continue to say that President Trump and Republicans in Congress are responsible for any problems with the Affordable Care Act moving forward, more than twice the share who say President Obama and Democrats in Congress are responsible.
  • Jerry Garcia's guitar heads to auction, could fetch $1M

    Jerry Garcia's guitar heads to auction, could fetch $1M

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    It was auctioned in NY this week at a charity event for the Southern Property Law Center, which seeks to offer legal support for those dealing with bigotry issues in Alabama. Garcia's guitar Wolf, seen here, first appeared in a 1973 NY performance the Grateful Dead gave for the Hells Angels . Devoted Deadheads identify five classic guitars which Garcia played at different times: Alligator, Rosebud, Lightning Bolt, Tiger and Wolf.
  • Trump withdraws US from Paris climate change deal

    Trump withdraws US from Paris climate change deal

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    Trump's decision has drawn worldwide condemnation, and has some experts predicting it could damage the US's global standing on environmental issues. He said the deal "front loads costs on American people", "disadvantages the US" to benefit other countries and causes a "vastly diminished economic reduction".
  • Trump Reportedly Asked Intelligence Chiefs to Deny Collusion Evidence

    Trump Reportedly Asked Intelligence Chiefs to Deny Collusion Evidence

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    Finally, there are Trump's own comments in an interview with NBC's Lester Holt when he said that he made a decision to fire Comey after saying to himself, "this Russian Federation thing with Trump and Russian Federation is a made-up story, it's an excuse by the Democrats for having lost an election that they should have won".
  • Trump's communication director Mike Dubke resigns

    Trump's communication director Mike Dubke resigns

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    Dubke is still coming in to work and his last day has not yet been set. The spectre of Russian Federation again loomed over the White House when CNN reported that American spies listened in on Kremlin officials as they discussed having potentially "derogatory" information about Mr Trump during last year's election campaign.
  • Trump pulls US from Paris climate change accord

    Trump pulls US from Paris climate change accord

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    Before leaving office, Obama helped shepherd the landmark worldwide pact that commits all signatory nations to limiting global warming caused by carbon emissions. "Keeping America great really requires protecting Americans from the risks of climate change", added Coglianese. " Trump's decision to ditch the Paris deal will leave a fairly big shoe for a single country to fill", Xinhua wrote .
  • United States climate retreat a 'global setback': China media

    United States climate retreat a 'global setback': China media

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    Leaving the 2015 Paris accord would hardly translate into a substantial increase in new jobs as the fossil fuel industries were highly automated, Xinhua said. "The White House's reckless decision to withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement has devastating repercussions not only for the United States, but for our planet".