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A Trio of Trump Rules Will Remake U.S. Health Insurance Markets

Sunday  01:40,   16 june 2019
bloomberg

President Donald Trump’s attempt to transform American health insurance is almost complete. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.getMedianetNativeAds(true); }); Twenty months ago,... >>>

Target Registers Back Up After Huge Outage

Sunday  01:15,   16 june 2019
thestreet

Target stores around the nation were hit with reports of register outages on Saturday, but the retailer said they were back on line later in the... >>>

Black Boeing employee sues company after finding noose at desk

Sunday  01:00,   16 june 2019
abcnews.go

The black Boeing worker who says he came to work to find a noose hanging near his workspace, urine on his desk and chair, and signs saying "n----" near his work... >>>

As Passions Flare in Abortion Debate, Many Americans Say ‘It’s Complicated’

Sunday  00:30,   16 june 2019
nytimes

PITTSBURGH — Abortion is an issue that Lynndora Smith-Holmes goes back and forth on. “Six of one, half dozen of the other,” she said the other day as she finished her lunch break. “Does it go back to people having abortions in back alleys? Haven’t... >>>

Advocates say e-mails show that census question discriminates

Saturday  23:40,   15 june 2019
bostonglobe

Activists say the documents give a federal judge latitude to re-examine whether the commerce secretary intended to discriminate against... >>>

Ohio to review over 2,700 court cases after allegations of judge showing up to work drunk

Saturday  23:35,   15 june 2019
cincinnati

A former common pleas judge in Ohio allegedly came into work drunk and was possibly involved in a a local sex trafficking... >>>

Massachusetts restaurant finds rare blue lobster in shipment, plans to donate to aquarium

Saturday  23:20,   15 june 2019
cnn

Nathan Nickerson III almost couldn't believe his eyes when he saw an unexpected pop of color in his seafood shipment earlier this week. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) {... >>>

United Airlines passenger jet skids off runway at Newark airport

Saturday  22:50,   15 june 2019
nydailynews

A United Airlines passenger jet skidded off a runway at Newark Liberty International Airport on Saturday, shutting down service for the New Jersey transportation hub, officials said. There was no immediate word of any injuries. Port Authority Police >>>

Long lines reported at Target amid widespread outages

Saturday  22:50,   15 june 2019
cnn

Target on Saturday acknowledged a "systems issue" affecting stores, as shoppers took to social media to complain that cash registers weren't working. In a tweet from one of its official accounts, Target said that it's "aware of a systems issue in... >>>

Audubon intervenes to protect ocean monument for puffins

Saturday  21:00,   15 june 2019
msn

The National Audubon Society is getting involved in a lawsuit over the future of a national monument in the ocean off New England because of the area's importance to seabirds, especially colorfully beaked puffins.... >>>

Cleveland Is Paying $225,000 to a Man Who Burned the American Flag

Saturday  19:45,   15 june 2019
nytimes

After Cleveland police officers arrested Gregory L. Johnson in 2016 as he burned an American flag outside the Republican National Convention, Mr. Johnson sued the city, saying the officers had violated his First Amendment rights.... >>>

A deadly deer disease is spreading. Could it strike people, too?

Saturday  18:10,   15 june 2019
washingtonpost

As chronic wasting disease strikes animals across a widening territory, concern is growing among scientists and public health officials that the disease might leap to humans. CWD is a transmissible spongiform encephalopathy, another of which did... >>>

Trump declares disaster in 6 Vermont counties

Saturday  17:15,   15 june 2019
msn

President Donald Trump has made a disaster declaration for Vermont's Bennington, Essex, Orange, Rutland, Washington and Windsor counties for flooding in April. Vermont Gov. Phil Scott says a preliminary assessment by the Federal Emergency Management >>>

Fired for being transgender: The fight for LGBTQ workers' rights

Saturday  16:10,   15 june 2019
cnn

The Supreme Court is set to determine whether sexual orientation and gender identification are considered protected classes under Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act. That law prohibits employers from discriminating against employees on the basis >>>

War college's 1st female president looks forward to serving

Saturday  15:50,   15 june 2019
msn

The first female leader of the U.S. Naval War College says she's humbled by her selection as college president and looks forward to serving in that role. Rear Adm. Shoshana Chatfield, a helicopter pilot who heads a military command in Guam, was... >>>