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Republican disarray deepens as Trump attacks rebel conservatives 8:07pm EDT

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump lashed out on Thursday at Republican conservatives who helped torpedo healthcare legislation he backed, escalating a feud within his party that jeopardizes the new administration's legislative agenda. | Video

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First two Democrats back Trump's U.S. Supreme Court pick

WASHINGTON Senators Joe Manchin and Heidi Heitkamp on Thursday became the first Democrats to support the confirmation of President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch, giving Republicans two of eight Democratic votes needed to avoid a nasty fight on the U.S. Senate floor next week.

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Trump trade tweet sets tone for tense first meeting with China leader

WASHINGTON/BEIJING U.S. President Donald Trump set the tone for a tense first meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping next week by tweeting on Thursday that the United States could no longer tolerate massive trade deficits and job losses. | Video

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N.J. Democrats divided on renewing 'Bridgegate' probe into Christie

NEW YORK A day after two former allies of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie were sentenced to prison in the "Bridgegate" scandal, a state lawmaker who helped uncover the scheme to cause massive traffic jams over a political slight wants to keep pushing for answers to the two biggest unanswered questions.

U.S., Election 2016 8:18pm EDT

Trump tax proposal would mostly benefit New York's wealthy: report

NEW YORK Nearly all of New York City's millionaires would receive big tax cuts under President Donald Trump's proposed tax overhaul, while more than one-third of moderate- and middle-income families would face increases, according to a government report issued on Thursday.

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