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House votes to kill resolution on impeachment

House Democratic leaders, including Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), joined with Republicans to stop the measure — an unusual optic one day after a divided House voted to condemn racist remarks by the president.

House votes to block Trump’s arms sales to Saudi Arabia, setting up likely veto

The administration said in May that it would invoke emergency authority to push through the sales. Bipartisan majorities in both the Senate and the House objected.

Along party lines, House votes to hold Barr, Ross in contempt for failing to comply with subpoena

The vote to hold the attorney general and commerce secretary in criminal contempt for failing to provide census documents came amid soaring tensions between the White House and Congress.
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Let’s face it: Too many people are competing to be the Democratic nominee in next year’s presidential election. If you hear a name or see a face and find yourself asking, “Wait, which one is he?” or “Is she the one who …” then this quiz is for you.

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The heat poses a public health threat as temperatures reach or exceed 95 degrees across much of the Lower 48 states.
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An epidemic unmasked: 76 billion pain pills saturated the country

Newly released federal data provides an unprecedented look at the surge of legal pain pills that fueled the prescription opioid epidemic, which resulted in more than 100,000 deaths in a seven-year span.
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Democratic presidential hopefuls are flocking to the syndicated morning show — home to brash hosts and irate rappers — in an effort to court young black voters.
Sen. Rand Paul (Ky.) used a procedural move to stall the bill, saying he wants to figure out how to pay for it. Sen. Mike Lee (Utah) also has placed a hold on the bill, advocates say.
The Tory voters — whiter, richer and older than Britain as a whole — want Brexit and Boris Johnson.
Fatality rates are usually not what customers want to hear about, but one carrier's regional Twitter account went there anyway.
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Unauthorized immigrants face public backlash in Mexico, survey finds

A Washington Post-Reforma poll shows most Mexicans favor deporting Central American migrants to their home countries.
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50 years after Apollo, conspiracy theorists are still howling at the ‘moon hoax’

The idea that NASA faked the landing proves as durable as the lunar rocks.
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