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Orlando mayor wants city to buy Pulse nightclub for memorial

Dyer also said he'd like to see the club remain unchanged for a time, possibly a year, so that people who want to visit Pulse can see the club as it now exists. She emphasizes the talks are preliminary. Flowers, posters and crosses remain at the site as tributes to the victims. SEE MORE: Is Calling Orlando The Deadliest Mass Shooting Overlooking History? Now, there's been some confusion in recent days as to if and when Pulse will reopen as a memorial.

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Pence breaks position with Trump to endorse Paul Ryan

Gov. Scott Walker on Wednesday joined with House Speaker Paul Ryan and U.S. Sen. An official with direct knowledge of Priebus' thinking was granted anonymity to discuss internal strategy after one of the most tumultuous weeks of Trump's presidential campaign.

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Gov. Charlie Baker Signs Equal Pay Law

Hillary Clinton has tried to make equal pay a signature issue of her campaign, while Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka praised her father for his actions on this issue when she spoke at the Republican National Convention. "The gender wage gap has a real impact on the lives of woman". "If each subsequent salary is really benchmarked to that, then what can happen is that type of usually implicit and occasionally explicit discrimination really then follows that person throughout their career", she ...

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'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' parties planned across Canada

On Saturday, midnight book release parties are planned in US and United Kingdom stores, evoking the excitement from a decade ago when fans could not wait to devour the latest novel. It is said that Rowling chose to write a play with a Harry Potter theme back in 2012. This is below the copies of the previous books that have topped 8.3 million books sold in the first 24 hours of release.

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Mosquitoes have apparently begun spreading Zika in US, Miami-Dade

None of the four people infected in Florida are showing symptoms anymore, officials said. Until now, the more than 1,600 Zika cases in the United States have stemmed from travel to another country with active transmission, as well as a small number of cases of apparent sexual transmission by a person infected outside of the country.

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Pence praises GOP replacement choice

Governor Scott Walker said last week that choosing Pence as a running mate helped solidify Walker's support of Donald Trump for President. Meanwhile, Holcomb's fellow Republicans praised the state committee's choice. "Well, when you speculate about future legislation, we'll play it as it comes to my desk, should I be honored with being the next governor of this state", he said .