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Associated Press
August 28, 2018 - 7:59 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump promised Tuesday to address what he says is the "very serious situation" of social media companies "suppressing" conservative voices and "hiding information" and good news. Trump recently has made similar complaints about the issue, which has been making the...
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Associated Press
August 27, 2018 - 11:57 am
PHOENIX (AP/CBS News) — Sen. John McCain expressed his deep gratitude and love of country in his final letter and implored Americans to put aside "tribal rivlaries" and focus on what unites. Rick Davis, former presidential campaign manager for McCain who is serving as a family spokesman, read the...
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CBS News
August 27, 2018 - 11:39 am
(CBS News) - More than 25,000 pounds of Cargill ground beef products are being recalled because of possible contamination with E. coli, federal officials say. The approximately 25,288 pounds of beef products recalled by Cargill Meat Solutions were produced on Aug. 16, 2018, and carry an "EST. 86R"...
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Associated Press
August 27, 2018 - 11:19 am
(AP) - A U.S. judge in Seattle blocked the Trump administration Monday from allowing a Texas company to post online plans for making untraceable 3D guns, agreeing with 19 states and the District of Columbia that such access to the plastic guns would pose a security risk. The states sued to stop an...
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Associated Press
August 27, 2018 - 11:19 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The government's top official overseeing the $1.5 trillion student loan market resigned in protest on Monday, citing what he says is the White House's open hostility toward protecting the nation's millions of student loan borrowers. Seth Frotman will be stepping down as student loan...
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Associated Press
August 27, 2018 - 8:54 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Snubbing Canada, the Trump administration reached a preliminary deal Monday with Mexico to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement — a move that raised legal questions and threatened to disrupt the operations of companies that do business across the three-country trade...
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CBS News
August 27, 2018 - 7:48 am
(CBS News) - Late Monday afternoon, the flag flying at the White House was lowered to half staff to honor Sen. John McCain. It had been lowered to half staff Sunday but then raised to full staff again on Monday morning, even as the nation continued honoring McCain's life and legacy. The American...
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CBS News
August 26, 2018 - 10:00 am
(CBS News) - Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-New York, says he'll introduce a resolution to rename the Russell Senate Office Building in Washington for Sen. John McCain, who died at the age of 81 on Saturday after his battle with brain cancer. "As you go through life, you meet few truly great people. John...
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Associated Press
August 26, 2018 - 10:00 am
(AP) - Hurricane Lane secured its place in the history books before it quickly dissipated into a tropical storm and moved off from Hawaii. The storm caused damage, mostly on the Big Island, where rivers raged near Hilo and nearly 40 people had to be rescued from homes. There were no deaths from the...
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Associated Press
August 26, 2018 - 9:45 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Presidents past and present joined members of Congress from both parties and world leaders in mourning Sen. John McCain and praising him for a lifetime of service and accomplishments. Former Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama, who blocked the Arizona Republican's own White...
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