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Trump declares war on Republican conservatives: 'We must fight them' 12:06pm EDT

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump declared war on members of his own party on Thursday by threatening the political careers of conservative Republicans who helped torpedo healthcare legislation he backed, but was quickly told the lawmakers will not bow to "bullying."

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Kansas Governor Sam Brownback vetoes Medicaid expansion bill

Kansas Governor Sam Brownback on Thursday vetoed a bill expanding eligibility for Medicaid under the federal Affordable Care Act (ACA), saying he could not support legislation that provided tax dollars to Planned Parenthood.

Election 2016, U.S., Health 11:26am EDT

China's Xi to meet Trump in Florida next week

WASHINGTON/BEIJING U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping will hold their first face-to-face talks next week, a highly anticipated meeting between leaders at odds over trade, China's strategic ambitions and how to deal with North Korea's weapons programs. | Video

World, China, Election 2016 11:26am EDT

Federal judge in Hawaii extends court order blocking Trump travel ban

HONOLULU A federal judge in Hawaii indefinitely extended on Wednesday an order blocking enforcement of President Donald Trump's revised ban on travel to the United States from six predominantly Muslim countries.

U.S., Election 2016 6:46am EDT

U.S. imposes duties after finding seven producers dumped steel plate

WASHINGTON The Department of Commerce made a final finding that seven foreign producers dumped certain carbon and alloy steel cut-to-length plate in the U.S. market, allowing it to impose duties ranging from 3.62 percent to 148 percent, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Thursday.

Election 2016 12:00pm EDT

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