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Live updates: Freedom Caucus members still oppose repeal bill – Politico

Posted: Thursday, March 23, 2017

Republican leaders are negotiating furiously to build support for their health care bill. | AP Photo A group of hardline conservatives is still promising to make life difficult for the GOP leadership. By Brianna Ehley 03/20/17 01:19 PM EDT Updated 03/22/17 04:39 PM EDT White House pushing sweeping bill change to woo House conservatives. The White House is pushing to scrap Obamacare’s broad coverage requirements for health insurers as part…

Police officer, 3 others killed in Wisconsin town – Lynchburg News and Advance

Posted: Thursday, March 23, 2017

WESTON, Wis. (AP) — A police officer and three other people were shot and killed when a domestic dispute at a bank escalated into shootings at three locations in northern Wisconsin, investigators said. A suspect was in custody. The shootings happened Wednesday afternoon at a bank, a law firm and an apartment complex, where officers, including a SWAT team, had a standoff with the suspect for…

Sword death of black man is "assault" on diversity, New York officials say – Fox News

Posted: Thursday, March 23, 2017

NEW YORK –  New York City officials are calling the death of a black man who they say was repeatedly stabbed with a sword by a white U.S. Army veteran from Baltimore, “an assault” on the city’s inclusiveness and diversity. James Harris Jackson took a bus to New York to target black men when he encountered Timothy Caughman, who was collecting bottles from trash cans, and stabbed him in…

Microsoft’s Plan to Dominate Connected Cars – Fortune

Posted: Thursday, March 23, 2017

Microsoft has agreed to license its patents for Internet-connected cars to Toyota, its first such deal with an automaker and a signal that it may be willing to partner with others. The tech giant, which announced the deal on Wednesday afternoon, holds a treasure trove of patents that include car operating systems, Wi-Fi, motion sensors, voice recognition, and navigation. Cars are increasingly morphing into computers with wheels, and Microsoft sees…

Trump’s First 100 Days: A rundown of the latest allegations on Trump camp and Russia – Washington Post

Posted: Thursday, March 23, 2017

Here’s where things stand heading into Day 63 of the Trump administration: On Wednesday, allegations about ties between the campaign of President Trump and Russia lurched into new territory. Here’s what happened on several fronts. The day opened with a report that former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort had agreed to advance Vladimir Putin’s political interests beginning in 2006 under a multimillion-dollar contract with one of the Russian president’s key…

London attack: Assailant shot dead after 4 killed near Parliament – CNN

Posted: Thursday, March 23, 2017

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