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Nation's largest health insurer to limit Obamacare participation to handful of states
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Nation's largest health insurer to limit Obamacare participation to handful of states

UnitedHealth’s decision to slash its participation in the Affordable Care Act’s insurance exchanges shows how these still-new marketplaces remain unsettled heading toward their fourth year.
Tennessee's governor defends pulling transgender student bathroom bill
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Tennessee's governor defends pulling transgender student bathroom bill

NASHVILLE -- A controversial transgender student bathroom bill died Monday in the Tennessee House of Representatives after the sponsor pulled the measure, leaving proponents irate and opponents celebrating. The bill, which drew national attention and opposi...
Cruz backs Netanyahu on Golan Heights
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Cruz backs Netanyahu on Golan Heights

Texas Senator and Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz on Monday expressed support for Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu"s call to recognize Israel"s sovereignty over the Golan Heights. "The government of Israel reiterated the reality that the Gol...
Critics say Obama's plan for Iraq falls short
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Critics say Obama's plan for Iraq falls short

President Obama's decision to send Apache attack helicopters to Iraq and embed U.S. advisers with Iraqi combat battalions will bring them closer to the front lines of the war against the Islamic State -- but falls short of decisive U.S. action that could destr...
Do you think Trump can clinch the nomination before the convention?
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Do you think Trump can clinch the nomination before the convention?

It’s still possible for Donald Trump to clinch the Republican nomination by the end of the primaries on June 7. His path is narrow and perilous. But it’s plausible and starts with a big victory Tuesday in his home state New York primary.
Republican strategist files $2m libel suit against Trump and his campaign
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Republican strategist files $2m libel suit against Trump and his campaign

Donald Trump’s campaign manager allegedly boasted that the Republican frontrunner “could do what they wanted with Fox” and that the cable news channel was on their side, according to a libel lawsuit filed by a Republican strategist.
McConnell 'optimistic' convention goes to a second ballot
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McConnell 'optimistic' convention goes to a second ballot

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he is “increasingly optimistic” that voting at the Republican National Convention in July will go to a second ballot, seeming to suggest he does not want to see Donald Trump become the nominee.