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Senate Republicans unveil Obamacare replacement bill, but fate uncertain Jun 22 2017

WASHINGTON U.S. Senate Republicans on Thursday unveiled legislation that would replace Obamacare with a plan that scales back aid to the poor and kills a tax on the wealthy, but the bill's fate was quickly thrown into question as several senators voiced skepticism. | Video

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Tough-talking Trump defense lawyer says he's no 'snowflake'

NEW YORK The latest lawyer hired to represent U.S. President Donald Trump in the federal investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 election is an ex-Marine who likens some cases to war.

Election 2016, U.S., Russia Jun 22 2017

Pew U.S. survey finds agreement on some gun-control proposals

More than 80 percent of Americans want to limit firearms access for people with mental illness and require background checks at gun shows and in private sales, according to a Pew Research Center survey released on Thursday.

U.S., Election 2016 Jun 22 2017

Under fire in Washington, Trump back in campaign mode in Iowa

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa U.S. President Donald Trump, under siege in Washington, defended his record at a raucous political rally in Iowa on Wednesday, rejecting a Russia investigation as a witch hunt and saying he was succeeding against all odds, despite no major legislative achievements. | Video

Election 2016, Russia Jun 22 2017

House Speaker Ryan backs swift action on Iran, Russia sanctions

WASHINGTON U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan said on Thursday he supported efforts to quickly act on legislation to impose new sanctions on Russia and Iran that passed the Senate nearly unanimously but has stalled in the House.

Election 2016, Russia Jun 22 2017

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