• Supreme Court to hear SD online tax dispute

    Supreme Court to hear SD online tax dispute

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    The ruling came with a three-day deadline for Governor Abbott to call a special session to address the maps - Paxton appealed the ruling to the Supreme Court, which then halted the lower-court ruling while they looked into the case. North Dakota, was occasioned when North Dakota attempted to collect a state use tax from the Quill Corporation, a mail-order office equipment company.
  • White House doctor declares Trump 'in excellent health'

    White House doctor declares Trump 'in excellent health'

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    The book has been dismissed as "tabloid trash" by the White House . "The President is in excellent health and I look forward to briefing some of the details on Tuesday". Former President Barack Obama's exam included a summary of his neurological function, stating "his cranial nerves, cerebellar function, motor function, and sensory system all normal".
  • Girl with cancer sues her elementary school for banning her medical marijuana

    Girl with cancer sues her elementary school for banning her medical marijuana

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    Earlier this week, parents of a suburban Chicago elementary school student suffering from leukemia sued a Schaumburg-based school district and the state of IL for her to have the right to take medical marijuana at school. "It's not a drug. She can interact, and can go back to school and learn and not be in a cloud". "It hasn't caught up with reality". District 54 Superintendent Andy DuRoss told The Chicago Tribune school officials are just following state law, which prohibits them from ...
  • New York City just declared war on the oil industry

    New York City just declared war on the oil industry

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    But de Blasio isn't stopping there. "We are going after those who have profited". He added, "What a frightful, disgusting way to profit". In 2012, Hurricane Sandy took a heavy toll on New York City, knocking out power and transportation, destroying homes, and causing tens of billions of dollars worth of damage.
  • Queen reveals candid details on weight of the crown in documentary

    Queen reveals candid details on weight of the crown in documentary

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    Her Majesty added the seven-metre-long gilded carriage, which weighs around four tonnes and is pulled by eight horses, is "not meant for travelling in at all", according to Sky News . Librarian Oliver Urquhart, an assistant keeper of the Queen's Archives, has learnt of the story from the letters sent to the King's mother, Queen Mary.
  • Popovich defends Laker's Walton in wake of Ball's criticism

    Popovich defends Laker's Walton in wake of Ball's criticism

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    San Antonio now heads to Los Angeles as part of a three game road trip before returning home to play Denver on Saturday night. Lonzo Ball , for sure, presents some of the talents that Magic had. Lakers head coach Luke Walton . It has been and will probably continue to be a tough season for Laker fans, but the young stars on the team have shown glimpses of stardom so the future looks bright.
  • GOP Lawmakers Tackle DACA, Border Security

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    Trump said this a day after he opened to the press nearly his entire meeting with the Congressional leadership on immigration . That of course led Trump to spit and sputter ignorantly about it, saying it shows that the courts are "broken and unfair".
  • New Zealand held to 257 in 3rd ODI vs

    New Zealand held to 257 in 3rd ODI vs

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    Fakhar scored unbeaten 82 in the first ODI was played in Wellington, and was replace with Imam-ul-Haq in the 2nd ODI after being injured. Even though New Zealand are already two-nil up in the five-match series against Pakistan , captain Kane Williamson still sees plenty of room for improvement, particularly from his bowlers.
  • Haley: No 'turnaround' in Trump's stance on North Korea talks

    Haley: No 'turnaround' in Trump's stance on North Korea talks

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    South Korean President Moon Jae-in, who has long advocated for an ongoing dialogue with North Korea , quickly reacted to Kim's speech by saying it was "a response to our proposal to turn the Pyeongchang Olympic Games into an epoch-making opportunity to improve inter-Korean relations and establish peace".
  • On Netflix show, a rusty Letterman quizzes Obama, and it's pretty boring

    On Netflix show, a rusty Letterman quizzes Obama, and it's pretty boring

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    But the first hour of " My Next Guest " - Letterman has planned five more monthly episodes - is a frustrating exercise in talking a lot but, ultimately, saying very little. He was clearly pleased as punch with his scoop, and initially the programme seemed a bit too self-congratulatory, as the two swopped bromance-y anecdotes about how they were filling the time these days and how uncool their children find them.
  • Haitian president 'shocked' by Trump's 'shithole' slur on natural disaster anniversary

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    Lisa Murkowski stated Friday that President Donald Trump's description of African nations as "shithole nations" during a meeting to discuss immigration legislation "doesn't reflect who we are as a country". "It's not racist", the strategist said. I'm laying this all out for you because I want to be very clear that there are "facts" here - real facts, not "alternative facts".
  • Fusion GPS admits McCain position in anti-Trump file

    Fusion GPS admits McCain position in anti-Trump file

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    This would appear to be what compelled Steele, with Simpson's blessing, to report evidence he'd uncovered of Trump collusion with Russian Federation to the Federal Bureau of Investigation - before the election. This includes Senate Intelligence Committee chair Grassley, Senator Graham, U.S. Rep. Ryan and the entire hoard of Republican lemmings who have been drilled to parrot their party's official lies on the subject.
  • Haitian president 'shocked' by Trump's 'shithole' slur on quake anniversary

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    The President did not answer. "Like other nations that have merit-based immigration, President Trump is fighting for permanent solutions that make our country stronger by welcoming those who can contribute to our society, grow our economy and assimilate into our great nation", Deputy Press Secretary Raj Shah said in his statement .
  • Camila Cabello: 'I was hurt by Fifth Harmony's MTV VMA's performance'

    Camila Cabello: 'I was hurt by Fifth Harmony's MTV VMA's performance'

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    Tension intensified when Cabello expressed interest in writing lyrics for future Fifth Harmony tracks and was shot down. "It became clear that it was not possible to do solo stuff and be in the group at the same time ", she adds. The day has finally come for Camila Cabello fans: Her debut album, Camila , is here. So I'm relieved. I feel like I can just breathe now. Camila Cabello's highly anticipated debut album, 2018's "first must-listen pop album " Camila , isn't just ...
  • Ryan: Reported '****hole' comment by Trump 'very unfortunate, unhelpful'

    Ryan: Reported '****hole' comment by Trump 'very unfortunate, unhelpful'

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    Ryan on Friday called the comments "unfortunate" and "unhelpful" but argued negotiations for a deal regarding the DACA program must continue, even if it's not resolved by the January 19 spending deal deadline. Ryan explained that Trump's comments reminded him of stories relayed by relatives about discrimination his Irish ancestors faced upon arriving in America.