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Saturday November 25th, 2017 2:34AM

AP Online Headlines - Washington

President Barack Obama to travel to Charleston Friday to memorialize church shooting victims
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama to travel to Charleston Friday to memorialize church shooting victims.
3:45PM ( 2 years ago )
House GOP demotes lawmaker who defied leaders on trade vote
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republican leaders have demoted another defiant colleague in their bid to impose party discipline on procedural votes.Second-term Rep. Mark Meadows of North Carolina lost his s...
1:10PM ( 2 years ago )
Gay marriage, health care among last 7 Supreme Court cases
WASHINGTON (AP) — The right of same-sex couples to marry and the ability of low- and middle-income Americans to receive subsidies to help them afford insurance under the health care overhaul are the t...
12:34PM ( 2 years ago )
White House: Failure to act on climate could cost 57,000 US lives from air pollution by 2100
WASHINGTON (AP) — White House: Failure to act on climate could cost 57,000 US lives from air pollution by 2100.
12:15PM ( 2 years ago )
Maine Sen. Angus King discloses prostate cancer surgery
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Angus King of Maine said Monday he has been diagnosed with prostate cancer and will undergo surgery on Friday.The 71-year-old independent said the cancer was discovered early, d...
11:03AM ( 2 years ago )
High court rejects appeal from general denied promotion
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court won't hear an appeal from a retired Air Force general who claims he was illegally denied a promotion after the Defense Department said he failed to adequately prote...
9:49AM ( 2 years ago )
Court won't hear appeal on recovery for Madoff victims
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court won't hear an appeal from the trustee trying to recover nearly $4 billion for victims of Bernard Madoff's massive Ponzi scheme.The justices on Monday let stand a lo...
9:46AM ( 2 years ago )
High court won't hear Ford appeal of tax overpayment
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court won't hear an appeal from Ford Motor Co. seeking to recover about $450 million in interest on taxes the company overpaid the Internal Revenue Service.The justices o...
9:45AM ( 2 years ago )
High court to hear dispute over gov't contracts to veterans
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court will decide whether the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is complying with a law designed to increase the number of federal contracts awarded to small businesses...
9:37AM ( 2 years ago )
Texas abortion law teed up for Supreme Court review
WASHINGTON (AP) — Abortion is back before the Supreme Court, and the justices could signal by the end of June whether they are likely to take up the biggest case on the hot-button subject in nearly a...
8:31AM ( 2 years ago )