• US President Donald Trump announces new restrictions on Cuba travel, business
US President Donald Trump announces new restrictions on Cuba travel, business

Still, Cuba said it is willing to continue "respectful dialogue" with the USA on topics of mutual interest. Repeatedly chiding Obama's opening toward Cuba , Trump said in the speech: "You will no longer have to witness the embarrassing spectacle of an American president doing the wave at a baseball game with a ruthless dictator".

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  • Cuba rejects Donald Trump's 'hostile rhetoric'
Cuba rejects Donald Trump's 'hostile rhetoric'

Government. "We will not be silent in the face of communist oppression any longer", Trump told a cheering crowd in Miami's Cuban-American enclave of Little Havana, including Republican Senator Marco Rubio , who helped forge the new restrictions on Cuba .

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  • Congressman Scalise upgraded to serious condition, speaks with family
Congressman Scalise upgraded to serious condition, speaks with family

Sava said that after being released from the hospital, Scalise "will require a period of healing and rehabilitation". First responders airlifted both Scalise and Griner in a U.S. All you're doing is stirring up more trouble" by making another incision larger than the fragment to try to get it out, explained Dr. Deborah Stein, trauma chief at th...

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  • New Trump Policy on Havana Regretful - Moscow
New Trump Policy on Havana Regretful - Moscow

Trump's announcement. Once implemented Trump's policy is expected to curtail U.S.travel by creating a maze of rules for Americans to obey. At the venue where Trump announced his policy changes, the president received a warm welcome from audience members.

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  • Congressional Baseball Gunman Carried List Of Names At Time Of Shooting
Congressional Baseball Gunman Carried List Of Names At Time Of Shooting

The list was written out on notepad paper and found in the shooter's pocket, according to multiple sources with intimate knowledge of the situation, who spoke on condition of anonymity, citing the sensitivity of the investigation. Five people were injured. Doctors said his prognosis was positive on Friday. She said she didn't know he had a gun wi...

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  • No 'proof' of 'collusion' with Russians, Trump says
No 'proof' of 'collusion' with Russians, Trump says

The tweet , which seems to confirm that Trump himself is under investigation, appears to reference Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein as "the man " investigating him. " Witch Hunt ", the president wrote in a tweet Friday. So this particular tweet coming from Trump on Friday morning went off like a siren. "If the President tr...

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  • USA revokes blocked program to protect immigrant parents
USA revokes blocked program to protect immigrant parents

On the fifth anniversary of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ( DACA) program Thursday, the Trump administration formally revoked an Obama-era program meant to protect parents of USA citizens and legal residents who were in the country illegally.

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  • Congressional Baseball Game LIVE STREAM
Congressional Baseball Game LIVE STREAM

Scalise, the No. 3 House Republican, arrived at the hospital via helicopter in shock, with intense internal bleeding and "an imminent risk of death", Sava said . Hospital officials said it is hard to predict how long the congressman will be in the hospital, but that he is expected to be able to walk and hopefully run after a period of rehabilitati...

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  • Trooper dead after 2-car collision on Florida highway
Trooper dead after 2-car collision on Florida highway

The 52-year-old trooper was pronounced dead at a hospital. Southbound lanes of the interstate were closed for several hours as law enforcement investigated the crash. Bishop's wife and son and all members of the Florida Highway Patrol in your thoughts and prayers". The highway was closed for some time following the crash, but it has since reope...

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  • Sen. Feinstein 'Concerned' Trump Will Fire Investigators
Sen. Feinstein 'Concerned' Trump Will Fire Investigators

Trump didn't clarify, but he's likely referring to deputy Attorney General Rod Rosentein , who appointed special counsel Robert Mueller , notes Politico . That falls to Deputy Attorney General Rosenstein , who was asked this by Republican senator from Maine Susan Collins at a hearing on Tuesday. "They made up a phoney collusion with the ...

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  • US Open 2017: Four tied atop leaderboard heading into weekend
US Open 2017: Four tied atop leaderboard heading into weekend

Reed shot a 7-under 65 in the third round of the U.S. Open, equaling the low total of the tournament. "There are always ups and downs out there". A week later, at the Memorial, Spieth shot a 66 in the first round before fizzling and tying for 13th.

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  • Lawmakers See Progress on Health Care Bill but Details Remain Scarce
Lawmakers See Progress on Health Care Bill but Details Remain Scarce

Republicans are using the complicated procedural process known as reconciliation to avoid a Democratic filibuster. Democrats learned early on in Trump's presidency that there is no upside to working with the contentious leader. In the weeks since the House approved a politically toxic Obamacare repeal that, according to the CBO , would deprive 2...

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  • Confederations Cup opens with flashy artistic performance
Confederations Cup opens with flashy artistic performance

Federation Internationale de Football Association president Gianni Infantino opened the tournament with a speech inside the St Petersburg Stadium, with Russian president Vladimir Putin and legendary Brazil footballer Pele in attendance. Colombian referee Wilmar Roldan signalled to play on, without consulting the Video Assistant Referee. But it wa...

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  • Ryan: Trump should let Mueller do his job
Ryan: Trump should let Mueller do his job

Chris Ruddy , a Trump friend and the CEO of the conservative website Newsmax, raised the possibility of the president considering terminating Mueller, a potentially explosive option. Justice Department regulations stipulate that a special counsel can be fired only for "misconduct, dereliction of duty, incapacity, conflict of interest, or for othe...

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  • Baseball field shooting captures both sides of the nation's gun control debate
Baseball field shooting captures both sides of the nation's gun control debate

Editor's Note: 93 million Americans don't die a day due to gun violence. On average, 93 Americans a day die due to gun violence . In one early sign of the new pro-gun environment, Congress in February passed a resolution to block a rule that would have kept guns out of the hands of certain people with mental disorders.

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  • Trump is considering firing special counsel Mueller, friend says
Trump is considering firing special counsel Mueller, friend says

The White House , however, said Trump and Ruddy have never discussed the issue. Ms sanders also said says the president was pleased with attorney general Jeff Sessions' evidence to Congress on Tuesday. But a department official said no one asked for the statement and Rosenstein acted on his own. Ruddy first made the bombshell assertion t...

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  • GOP, Dem governors call for changes in House health bill
GOP, Dem governors call for changes in House health bill

But everybody doesn't do it. McConnell is trying to eviscerate the Affordable Care Act using methods completely at odds with how the law was originally brought to life seven years ago. To finance all their tax cuts for the rich, Republicans will have to gut insurance for a lot of people one way or another. Shelly Moore Capito, R-W.

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  • Russian Federation slams Trump's 'Cold War' policy on Cuba
Russian Federation slams Trump's 'Cold War' policy on Cuba

Yet new moves will burden the USA government with the complicated task of policing U.S.travel to Cuba to make sure there are no transactions with the military-linked conglomerate that runs much of the Cuban economy. Trump says his aim is to help the country's nascent private sector. Announcing the changes on Friday, he cited human rights concer...

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  • Newt Gingrich: Mueller Russia Investigation a 'Rigged Game'
Newt Gingrich: Mueller Russia Investigation a 'Rigged Game'

High-profile supporters of President Donald Trump are turning on special counsel Robert Mueller , the man charged with investigating Russian interference in the US election and possible collusion with Trump's campaign. Sessions was initially supposed to testify before the appropriations subcommittee, but requested to send Rosenstein in his pla...

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  • Day 3 at the US Open: How locals fared Saturday
Day 3 at the US Open: How locals fared Saturday

Open ". There were 18 rounds in the 60s, starting with one for the record book. "We get to go home today because Daddy played poorly". The top three golfers in the world, and six of the top 10, didn't make it. "Obviously I have no idea what [Sunday] holds, but I'm more motivated by the way I'm striking the ball". Thomas, a major away from j...

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