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Trump’s path forward only gets tougher after health-care fiasco – Washington Post

Sunday, March 26, 2017

The stunning collapse of the Republican health-care bill now imperils the rest of President Trump’s ambitious congressional agenda, with few prospects for quick victory on tax reform, construction projects or a host of other issues in the months ahead despite complete GOP control of government. While Republicans broadly share the goal of Trump’s promised “big tax cuts,” the president will have to bridge many of the same divides within his…

Gunman surrenders after fatal shooting near Cosmopolitan Hotel in Las Vegas led to police standoff – New York Daily News

Sunday, March 26, 2017

The suspect in a shooting that killed one and injured another on a bus Saturday outside the Cosmopolitan along the Las Vegas Strip has surrendered after an hours-long standoff with police. The melee began shortly before 11 a.m. local time when shots erupted on a bus near the neighboring Bellagio — where hours earlier burglars, one of whom was wearing a pig mask, tried breaking into a Rolex store….

Violence mars pro-Trump rally in Huntington Beach – Los Angeles Times

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Marchers and counterprotesters clashed Saturday at a Make America Great Again gathering in Huntington Beach after an anti-President Trump protester doused marchers with pepper spray. The anti-Trump protester, dressed in all black and wearing a mask, attacked an organizer of the event, Jennifer Sterling, and other members of the march with the irritant, causing a group of marchers to tackle the masked man, punching and kicking him. The use of…

US military acknowledges strike on Mosul site where more than 100 were allegedly killed – Washington Post

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Members of the civil defense search for bodies in the rubble of a building in the Mosul al-Jadida neighborhood of Mosul. (Alice Martins for The Washington Post) The U.S. military acknowledged for the first time Saturday that it launched an airstrike against the Islamic State in the densely packed Iraqi city of Mosul, where residents say more than 100 people were killed in a single event. If confirmed, the March…

1 killed in Las Vegas Strip shooting; gunman surrenders after 4-hour standoff – WLS-TV

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Two people were shot, one fatally, on the Las Vegas Strip on Saturday, police spokesman Officer Larry Hadfield said. After a more than four-hour standoff, the gunman surrendered without incident after he had barricaded himself in a bus near the Cosmopolitan Hotel Hadfield said he had no information about the shooting suspect or the victims. Negotiators were on the scene on Las Vegas Boulevard, which is closed between Flamingo Road…

Trump’s path forward only gets tougher after health-care fiasco – Washington Post

Saturday, March 25, 2017

The stunning collapse of the Republican health-care bill now imperils the rest of President Trump’s ambitious congressional agenda, with few prospects for quick victory on tax reform, construction projects or a host of other issues in the months ahead despite complete GOP control of government. While Republicans broadly share the goal of Trump’s promised “big tax cuts,” the president will have to bridge many of the same divides within his…

US Says Its Mosul Airstrikes Hit Area Where Civilian Casualties Are Reported – NPR

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Residents carry the body of several people killed during fights between Iraq security forces and Islamic State on the western side of Mosul, Iraq, yesterday. Residents of the Iraqi city’s neighborhood known as Mosul Jidideh at the scene say that scores of residents are believed to have been killed by airstrikes that hit a cluster of homes in the area earlier this month. Felipe Dana/AP hide caption toggle caption Felipe…

‘Justice League’ Trailer: The Moments That Deserve a Closer Look – Hollywood Reporter

Saturday, March 25, 2017

The long -awaited new trailer for Justice League has arrived. There are quite a few new reveals in the trailer — including the first footage of Lois Lane, The Flash’s father Henry, and Aquaman solo movie love interest Mera in the film. One big question: where’s Superman? (More on that here.)  Now, let’s take a closer look at the trailer: There’s no Superman … but there’s Lois….

Pig-masked gunman tries to rob jewelry store at Bellagio casino in Las Vegas – New York Daily News

Saturday, March 25, 2017

They were trying to bring home the bacon. A group of burglars — at least one of whom was seen wearing a pig mask and wielding a sledgehammer — broke into a Rolex store inside of a legendary Las Vegas casino early Saturday, police and witnesses said. Scores of police officers decked out in tactical gear were seen in videos and photos posted to social media rushing…

Uber Suspends Tests of Self-Driving Vehicles After Arizona Crash – New York Times

Saturday, March 25, 2017

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GOP wonders: Can it get anything done? – Politico

Saturday, March 25, 2017

House Republicans voted 60 times to repeal Obamacare when Barack Obama was president. They have voted zero times on it since Donald Trump took the White House — and now they say they’re moving on. Moving on to what, no one seems to know. Story Continued Below Republicans headed home on Friday skeptical at best about the prospects for other complicated bills that don’t come with the benefit of the…

Pig-masked gunman tries to rob jewelry store at Bellagio casino in Las Vegas, reports of shots fired – New York Daily News

Saturday, March 25, 2017

They were trying to bring home the bacon.  A group of burglars — at least one of whom was seen wearing a pig mask and wielding a sledgehammer — broke into a Rolex store inside of a legendary Las Vegas casino early Saturday, police and witnesses said.  Scores of police officers decked out in tactical gear were seen in videos and photos posted to social media rushing to the…

London attack: 2 remain in custody for questioning – CNN

Saturday, March 25, 2017

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Woolsey: Flynn discussed sending Erdogan foe back to Turkey – CNN

Saturday, March 25, 2017

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EU Leaders Sign Rome Declaration and Proclaim a ‘Common Future’ (Minus Britain) – New York Times

Saturday, March 25, 2017

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GOP health-care bill: House Republican leaders abruptly pull their rewrite of the nation’s health-care law – Washington Post

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Republican leaders abruptly pulled their overhaul of the nation’s health-care system from the House floor on Friday, a dramatic defeat for President Trump and House Speaker Paul D. Ryan that leaves a major campaign promise unfulfilled and casts doubt on the Republican Party’s ability to govern. The decision leaves President Barack Obama’s chief domestic achievement in place and raises questions about the GOP’s ability to advance other high-stakes priorities, including…

Lawmakers call on FBI to help with missing minority girls in Washington, DC – KABC-TV

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Black members of Congress are calling for the Justice Department to help police investigate a large number of missing children in Washington, D.C. The District of Columbia logged 501 cases of missing juveniles, many of them black or Latino, in the first three months of this year, according to the Metropolitan Police Department, the city’s police force. Twenty-two were unsolved as of March 22, police said. The letter, dated Tuesday…

Turkey `must choose between recovery or repression´ – Daily Mail

Saturday, March 25, 2017

By Press Association Published: 03:33 EDT, 25 March 2017 | Updated: 03:33 EDT, 25 March 2017 e-mail MPs have expressed concern about human rights and democracy in Turkey. The Commons Foreign Affairs Committee has said the country is at a crossroads and must now choose between recovery or repression. The committee said the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) seemed to be unable to provide independent analysis of last July’s coup…

London attack: Two men continue to be questioned as seven released – BBC News

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Media captionKhalid Masood, from school boy to killer Seven of the 11 people arrested since the Westminster attack have been released with no further action, police have said. The Metropolitan Police said two men remain in custody, while two women have been released on bail until late March. Police are trying to establish whether attacker Khalid Masood acted alone. They are also investigating whether he used the encrypted messaging service…

Former Penn State president Graham Spanier convicted of child endangerment – Washington Post

Saturday, March 25, 2017

HARRISBURG, Pa. — A jury found former Pennsylvania State University president Graham Spanier guilty of one misdemeanor count of child endangerment Friday, ending a case that dragged on for more than four years over whether Spanier and two other university executives covered up previous allegations made against former Penn State assistant football coach and convicted child molester Jerry Sandusky. The jury, which began deliberations early Thursday afternoon, acquitted Spanier of…