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However, White House press secretary Sean Spicer denied Ruddy has spoken to the President about the issue. Dianne Feinstein of California, Rosenstein testified that now he would have to assent to Mueller's firing because of Attorney General Jeff Sessions' recusal from investigations involving the 2016 campaign and that he would not now do so because he did not see the good cause that is required by the special counsel law.
  • DACA to Remain in Effect, DAPA Rescinded by Trump Administration

    DACA to Remain in Effect, DAPA Rescinded by Trump Administration

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    Homeland Security Department spokesman David Lapan says no decisions about DACA's ultimate fate have been made. In an ABC interview in January, Trump said that he had a "big heart" and that immigrants who came to the U.S.as children "shouldn't be very anxious".
  • Doctors Upgrade Rep. Scalise's Condition To 'Serious'

    Doctors Upgrade Rep. Scalise's Condition To 'Serious'

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    Scalise's condition was upgraded to "serious", from "critical" after undergoing another surgery on Saturday, according to a statement from Dr. Jack Sava, the director of trauma at the MedStar Washington Hospital Center . An update posted to Scalise's official Twitter account said that he underwent another surgery on Saturday, and added that he continues to show signs of improvement.
  • FHP trooper killed in Alachua County crash

    FHP trooper killed in Alachua County crash

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    While outside his vehicle, troopers said Bishop was struck and killed by another vehicle. Southbound lanes of the interstate were closed for several hours as law enforcement investigated the crash. An officer is dead after being hit by a vehicle in Alachua County. The highway was closed for some time following the crash, but it has since reopened.
  • Legislative Compromises that Trump and GOP Must Make Now

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    McConnell initiated a Senate process known as Rule 14 , which allows a bill to avoid committees and be put directly on the floor for a vote. "We have to do it before we get out of here in August", Majority Whip John Cornyn of Texas told Politico .
  • Shooter went to Republican baseball practice with list of names

    Shooter went to Republican baseball practice with list of names

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    Jack Sava , the director of trauma at the MedStar Washington Hospital Centre, told reporters on Friday. Congressional Democrats and Republicans put aside their political differences Thursday to play in the traditional Congressional Baseball Game a day after a horrific shooting left Louisiana Rep.
  • GOP lawmakers clash over Trump's choice to reverse some Obama Cuba policies

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    But groups both here in the United States and the Cuban government expressed some reservations. "We will never, ever be blind to it", Trump said . For an island located just 90 miles from Key West, the United States should play an influential role in Cuban political aspirations but has failed to because of the embargo, which more contained the regime than undermined it.
  • Chris Ruddy: President Trump Is Considering Firing Special Counsel Robert Mueller

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    The White House did not immediately respond to questions about Mr Ruddy's claims. Mueller was appointed by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein . But he could order the Justice Department to do so. The order also covers separate inquiries into several key Trump associates including former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn, campaign adviser Paul Manafort, foreign policy aide Carter Page and outside adviser Roger Stone.
  • Four-way tie for lead at the US Open

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    Cameron Champ , who just finished his junior year at Texas A&M, birdied his last hole for a 69. "I got a massive break", he said. Nick Rogness felt as nervous as anyone at the U.S. 5 from the edge of the green that broke so severely that he stood with his toes facing the hole and rapped the ball toward his left foot. Rocking a pair of hot pink slacks on Saturday, he made two bogies, nine birdies and an eagle in his record-breaking round.