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FILE - In this May 10, 2017, file photo, Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn of Texas, talks with reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington. Senate GOP leaders plan to vote as soon as this month on major health care legislation even though they remain uncertain, for now, whether their still-unwritten bill will pass, lawmakers said June 5. “We’ve been talking about this for seven years, so now is the time to start coming up with some tangible alternatives and building consensus,” Cornyn said. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)
June 05, 2017 - 9:18 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate GOP leaders plan to vote as soon as this month on major health care legislation even though they remain uncertain, for now, whether their still-unwritten bill will pass, lawmakers said Monday. The House narrowly passed its own version of legislation to repeal and replace...
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FILE - In this May 10, 2017, file photo, Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn of Texas, talks with reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington. Senate GOP leaders plan to vote as soon as this month on major health care legislation even though they remain uncertain, for now, whether their still-unwritten bill will pass, lawmakers said June 5. “We’ve been talking about this for seven years, so now is the time to start coming up with some tangible alternatives and building consensus,” Cornyn said. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)
June 05, 2017 - 9:18 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate GOP leaders plan to vote as soon as this month on major health care legislation even though they remain uncertain, for now, whether their still-unwritten bill will pass, lawmakers said Monday. The House narrowly passed its own version of legislation to repeal and replace...
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June 05, 2017 - 8:11 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle City Council on Monday approved a new tax on soda and other sugary beverages as way to raise millions for healthy food and education programs. The ordinance calls for a tax of 1.75 cents per ounce to be paid by distributors of beverages such as Pepsi and Coke, sports...
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June 05, 2017 - 8:11 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle City Council on Monday approved a new tax on soda and other sugary beverages as way to raise millions for healthy food and education programs. The ordinance calls for a tax of 1.75 cents per ounce to be paid by distributors of beverages such as Pepsi and Coke, sports...
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FILE - In this May 10, 2017, file photo, Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn of Texas, talks with reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington. Senate GOP leaders plan to vote as soon as this month on major health care legislation even though they remain uncertain, for now, whether their still-unwritten bill will pass, lawmakers said June 5. “We’ve been talking about this for seven years, so now is the time to start coming up with some tangible alternatives and building consensus,” Cornyn said. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)
June 05, 2017 - 7:12 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate GOP leaders plan to vote as soon as this month on major health care legislation even though they remain uncertain, for now, whether their still-unwritten bill will pass, lawmakers said Monday. The House narrowly passed its own version of legislation to repeal and replace...
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FILE - In this May 10, 2017, file photo, Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn of Texas, talks with reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington. Senate GOP leaders plan to vote as soon as this month on major health care legislation even though they remain uncertain, for now, whether their still-unwritten bill will pass, lawmakers said June 5. “We’ve been talking about this for seven years, so now is the time to start coming up with some tangible alternatives and building consensus,” Cornyn said. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)
June 05, 2017 - 7:12 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate GOP leaders plan to vote as soon as this month on major health care legislation even though they remain uncertain, for now, whether their still-unwritten bill will pass, lawmakers said Monday. The House narrowly passed its own version of legislation to repeal and replace...
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FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2016 file photo, a girl uses binoculars to watch the North side at the Imjingak Pavilion near the border village of Panmunjom, which has separated the two Koreas since the Korean War, in Paju, South Korea. A South Korean civic group said Monday, June 5, 2017, that North Korea has rejected its offer to provide anti-malaria supplies to protest Seoul's support of fresh U.N. sanctions on the country. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man. File)
June 05, 2017 - 11:58 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A South Korean civic group which offered to provide anti-malarial supplies to North Korea said Monday the North has rejected its proposal because of the South's support of new U.N. sanctions. The rejection could complicate efforts by South Korea's new liberal President...
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FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2016 file photo, a girl uses binoculars to watch the North side at the Imjingak Pavilion near the border village of Panmunjom, which has separated the two Koreas since the Korean War, in Paju, South Korea. A South Korean civic group said Monday, June 5, 2017, that North Korea has rejected its offer to provide anti-malaria supplies to protest Seoul's support of fresh U.N. sanctions on the country. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man. File)
June 05, 2017 - 11:58 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A South Korean civic group which offered to provide anti-malarial supplies to North Korea said Monday the North has rejected its proposal because of the South's support of new U.N. sanctions. The rejection could complicate efforts by South Korea's new liberal President...
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June 05, 2017 - 11:46 am
CHICAGO (AP) — Doctors are reporting unprecedented success from a new cell and gene therapy for multiple myeloma, a blood cancer that's on the rise. Although it's early and the study is small — 35 people — every patient responded and all but two were in some level of remission within two months. In...
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June 05, 2017 - 11:46 am
CHICAGO (AP) — Doctors are reporting unprecedented success from a new cell and gene therapy for multiple myeloma, a blood cancer that's on the rise. Although it's early and the study is small — 35 people — every patient responded and all but two were in some level of remission within two months. In...
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