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Ohio Sues Obama Administration Over Department Of Labor's 'Overtime Rule'

Right now, your employer doesn't have to pay you overtime if you make $455 a week or more. South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson said Tuesday the new rules will force state and local governments to increase their employment costs, and that may force some agencies to cut services or lay off employees.

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More than 800 immigrants awaiting deportation were mistakenly granted citizenship

Inspector General John Roth said all of the immigrants wrongly granted citizenship are either from "special interest countries" that pose national security risks to the USA or neighboring countries that have high rates of immigration fraud.

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Obama urges African-American voters to protect his legacy

Trump, whose years of spreading conspiracy theories about Obama's birth helped make him deeply unpopular among African Americans, made no reference to the "birther" matter in Miami. Clinton also injected into her campaign in 2008 in a very quiet but direct way against then-Senator Obama", Christie said. Pence seemed to struggle to answer questions on ABC News about Trump's role in the birther movement, repeatedly trying to change the topic.

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Air Force base wildfire postpones hi-res satellite launch

The blaze spread over the weekend and led to the second postponement of the launch of the Atlas V rocket. An evacuation warning remains in place for the San Miguelito Canyon area. Lt. William Collette said the fire burning Sunday at Vandenberg Air Force Base had scrubbed the planned rocket launch. The WorldView satellites are some of the most powerful commercial Earth-imaging satellites in the world.

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Ahmad Khan Rahami arrested in New Jersey following shootout with police

Here's a look at the numbers behind terrorist attacks in the United States. Two men reported seeing wires and a pipe coming out of a package after finding it near the Elizabeth train station at around 8:30 p.m. A bomb squad robot was at the scene when the blast took place, however authorities have confirmed that it was not a controlled explosion. On Monday Ahmad Khan Rahami , a 28-year-old USA citizen of Afghan descent, was arrested after a shootout with police.

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US is willing to extend Syria truce despite violations

Syria's week-long cease-fire, brokered by the United States and Russian Federation, was in doubt Monday amid repeated violations and with no aid deliveries to the besieged rebel-held part of the northern city of Aleppo, a key point in the truce agreement.