Senate OKs Tax Bill As Trump, GOP Near Big Legislative Win

Senate OKs Tax Bill As Trump, GOP Near Big Legislative Win

By ALAN FRAM, MARCY GORDON and STEPHEN OHLEMACHER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans pushed a nearly $1.5 trillion tax bill through the Senate early Saturday after a burst of eleventh-hour horse trading, as a party starved all year for a major legislative triumph took a giant step toward giving President Donald Trump one of his…

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GOP Nears Senate OK Of Tax Bill After Flurry Of Final Deals

GOP Nears Senate OK Of Tax Bill After Flurry Of Final Deals

By ALAN FRAM, MARCY GORDON and STEPHEN OHLEMACHER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans used a burst of eleventh-hour horse-trading Friday to edge a $1.4 trillion tax bill to the brink of Senate passage, as a party starved all year for a major legislative triumph took a giant step toward giving President Donald Trump one of…

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Flynn Pleads Guilty, Is Cooperating In Trump-Russia Probe

Flynn Pleads Guilty, Is Cooperating In Trump-Russia Probe

By ERIC TUCKER and CHAD DAY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Michael Flynn, the retired general who campaigned at Donald Trump’s side and then served as his first national security adviser, pleaded guilty Friday to lying to the FBI about reaching out to the Russians on Trump’s behalf and said members of the president’s inner circle…

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Trial Focused On Shooting Despite Spotlight On Immigration

Trial Focused On Shooting Despite Spotlight On Immigration

By PAUL ELIAS, Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Though the 2015 shooting death of Kate Steinle became a flashpoint in an intense national debate over immigration, the issue was never addressed inside the courtroom where a jury acquitted a Mexican national of murder and manslaughter — a verdict President Donald Trump called a “complete travesty…

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Prince Harry, Meghan Markle Greet Fans In English City

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle Greet Fans In English City

By DANICA KIRKA, Associated Press LONDON (AP) — Chanting “Harry, Harry!” and “Meghan, Meghan,” hundreds of people lined the streets of a central English city Friday to welcome Britain’s Prince Harry and his American fiancee, actress Meghan Markle. The couple’s visit to Nottingham was their first official commitment since they announced their engagement on Monday. They…

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