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Republican candidate charged with assault, roiling Trump's Montana test 10:35am EDT

MISSOULA, Mont. A Montana Republican running for the U.S. Congress has been charged with assaulting a reporter hours before polls were to open on Thursday for a special election that could test U.S. President Donald Trump's political clout.

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Despite vow, Trump Organization not tracking all profits from foreign governments

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump's businesses say it would be "impractical" to require customers representing foreign nations to identify themselves, raising questions about how Trump will fulfill a pledge to donate all profits from overseas governments to the U.S. Treasury.

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Exclusive: McConnell frets about healthcare, hopeful on tax overhaul

WASHINGTON U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Wednesday he does not yet know how Republicans will amass the votes needed to pass legislation now being crafted to dismantle Obamacare, but expressed some optimism on another top priority, overhauling the tax code. | Video

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Under U.S. Republican bill, 23 million would lose health coverage: watchdog

WASHINGTON A bill passed by U.S. House Republicans would cause 23 million people to lose healthcare coverage by 2026 while de-stabilizing health insurance markets in some states and making it hard for sick people to buy insurance, a budget watchdog agency said on Wednesday. | Video

Election 2016, Health May 24 2017
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Treasury chief says reviewing Iran's aircraft licenses

WASHINGTON The U.S. Treasury is reviewing licenses for Boeing Co and Airbus to sell aircraft to Iran, department head Steven Mnuchin said on Wednesday, telling lawmakers he would increase sanctions pressure on Iran, Syria and North Korea.

Election 2016 May 24 2017

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