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Trump budget poised to slash healthcare for poor, other programs 2:38pm EDT

WASHINGTON The White House is set to release President Donald Trump's first full budget on Tuesday, a plan that will include a cut of more than $800 billion from the Medicaid program for the poor and reductions in other social spending.

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Trump sets out Mideast vision: backing Arab strongmen against Iran

DUBAI The images from the same night broadcast around the Middle East speak as loudly as the words. On the one hand: the young people of Iran, dancing in the streets to mark the re-election of a pragmatist, men and women together.

World, Election 2016, Davos 12:16pm EDT
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Turkey says summons U.S. envoy over Washington street brawl

ANKARA Turkey summoned the U.S ambassador to Ankara on Monday to protest the treatment of Turkish security officials in the United States during a visit by President Tayyip Erdogan last week, the foreign ministry said.

World, Election 2016, Turkey 12:04pm EDT
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Exclusive: Trump EPA transition chief laments slow progress in killing green rules

WASHINGTON The man who led President Donald Trump's transition team for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Myron Ebell, told a conservative conference last month that the new administration is moving too slowly to unravel climate change regulations.

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In U.S. presidential first, Trump prays at Jerusalem's Western Wall

JERUSALEM President Donald Trump made a historic visit to Jerusalem's Western Wall on Monday, standing before the holiest place where Jews are permitted to pray and saying a few words before inserting a note between the monumental stones. | Video

World, Election 2016, U.S. 11:59am EDT

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