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Trump moves away from 'Obamacare' sabotage (for now)

Trump aide Kellyanne Conway suggested in January the administration might entirely stop enforcing that requirement — the part of the law most hated by Republicans. "For all the improvements under the ACA - primarily the expansion of Medicaid and crackdown on some insurance abuses - the ACA still left 28 million without health coverage and millions more struggling with un-payable bills and escalating out-of-pocket costs".

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Iowa Gov. Branstad Signs Law Expanding Gun Rights

The measure would enable about 275,000 residents with weapons permits to carry concealed handguns in the Capitol. And it protects the confidentiality of permit holders. The bill would allow officers to pull over drivers specifically for texting. Branstad acknowledged the national publicity the bill has received. Proposed legislation would expand gun rights in Iowa.

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Putin backing 'evil person' in Syria's Assad, says Trump

President Donald Trump listens during a news conference with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg in the East Room of the White House in Washington , Wednesday, April 12, 2017 . "The world's two most foremost nuclear powers can not have this kind of relationship". Meanwhile, Tillerson said that he and Lavrov discussed Syrian President Bashar al-Assad at length and that he made clear that the Trump administration has come around to the view that the Syrian President can not stay in power.

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How can the Sharks slow down Oilers' McDavid?

Oh, and, did we mention that on Lucic's Power Play goal, Connor McDavid , the newly proclaimed "Great One", recorded his first point of the playoffs in his young, but an electrifying career? Despite the Sharks' slide down the standings in the spring, DeBoer spoke about the fact that, for much of the season, his team was at the top of the division.

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Feds arrest suspected shooter of border agent Brian Terry

Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms' operation to allow known traffickers to buy guns in order to track the illegal flow of the weapons. Two guns found at the scene were eventually traced to a member of a gun-smuggling ring that was being monitored in a Justice Department-sanctioned, gun-tracking operation known as Fast and Furious.

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Easter egg hunts all over Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows

The Lions Club will hold its 80th community Easter egg hunt on Saturday, April 15 , at the former middle school field in Grand Coulee. WHAT: Easter egg hunt sponsored by the firefighters of Muskogee Fire Department. Kids will need to bring their own basket. "We had more than 150 children at the centre, excited to meet the Easter Bunny and take part in our themed activities".