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July 18, 2018 - 6:33 am
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. TRUMP WALKS BACK POSITION ON US INTELLIGENCE The U.S. president contends his summit with Russian leader Vladimir Putin was a ``great success'' and backs off earlier remarks undermining U.S...
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July 17, 2018 - 6:40 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) A divided North Carolina city council narrowly approved a bid Monday to host the 2020 Republican National Convention, a decision that followed nearly two hours of comments pro and con from local residents and council members. After a public discussion period with more than 100...
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July 17, 2018 - 6:31 am
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. WHO'S FEELING THE HEAT AFTER HELSINKI SUMMIT Trump's extraordinary performance alongside his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin fuels criticism of his presidency from both right and left. 2...
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July 16, 2018 - 6:32 am
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. TRUMP-PUTIN READY FOR ONE-ON-ONE SUMMIT The meeting in Finland is playing out against a backdrop of fraying Western alliances, a new peak in the probe into Russian election meddling and fears...
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July 13, 2018 - 6:31 am
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. TRUMP BRINGS HIS CHAOTIC ROAD SHOW TO BRITAIN President Donald Trump is dishing up a fresh dose of chaos in England, blasting his hosts over Brexit strategy, immigration and terror attacks,...
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July 12, 2018 - 6:35 am
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. MORE TOUGH RHETORIC FROM TRUMP The president renews his pressure tactics on fellow NATO nations to increase their defense spending, hammering U.S. allies on Twitter as the military alliance...
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July 11, 2018 - 6:40 am
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. NATO SUMMIT OFF TO ROCKY START A testy exchange between Trump and NATO's secretary general, with the president claiming ``Germany is captive to Russia'' over a pipeline project, kicks off what...
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Dreamstime
July 11, 2018 - 6:34 am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) North Carolina Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper said Tuesday the Republican-controlled legislature should have put a statewide school bond package on ballots this fall, rather than several constitutional amendments that he considers ``bad government.'' Speaking at a Wake County...
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July 06, 2018 - 6:20 am
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. WHO STRUCK BACK AT US RIGHT AWAY Beijing said it immediately retaliated in a trade dispute between the world's two biggest economies after Washington hiked tariffs on $34 billion of Chinese...
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Dreamstime
June 29, 2018 - 4:36 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) North Carolina's Republican lawmakers are asking the public for a fresh mandate to block voting by people without certain kinds of photo identification, two years after their earlier attempt to make that a state law got thrown out by federal judges. With a Senate vote on Friday's...
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