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House could pass tax reform if Senate adds health mandate repeal: Ryan

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WASHINGTON - The Republican-controlled U.S. House of Representatives could vote to pass a tax reform bill that also repeals the Obamacare health insurance mandate if the Senate includes the provision in its final version of the plan, U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan said on Wednesday.
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House OKs criminal justice bill; talks with Senate next

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BOSTON - The Massachusetts House has approved a sweeping overhaul of the state's criminal justice system. The 144-9 vote late Tuesday likely sets the stage for negotiations with the Senate, which passed its own version of the bill last month. The legislation calls for a wide range of changes in how the state deals with crime and punishment, from revamping the bail system to limits on the use of solitary confinement.
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House speaker: May need a temporary bill to fund government past Dec. 8

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U.S. lawmakers may have to pass another stop-gap spending bill in order to keep the federal government operating Dec. 8 when existing money runs out, U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan told reporters on Tuesday.
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SitRep: House Passes $700B Defense Bill. Sort Of. Maybe

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By Paul McLeary with Adam Rawnsley New defense budget. Maybe. House Republicans and Democrats voted 356-70 Tuesday to pass a 2018 defense bill that would find the Pentagon to the tune of $626 billion, with an additional $66 billion for operations in Afghanistan, Iraq, Syria. The bill buys more ships ...
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Woman loses home to fire a year after her mother dies in another California...

Woman loses home to fire a year after her mother dies in another California blaze

A woman still grieving the death of her mother in a California wildfire a year ago is now dealing with a second wildfire tragedy - the loss of her home in Southern California. Read more ...

DeVos looking to add protections for students accused of assault

DeVos looking to add protections for students accused of assault

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is proposing overhauling the way colleges handle complaints of sexual misconduct Read more ...

Wolves Beat Blazers For 3rd Straight Win Since Butler Trade

Wolves Beat Blazers For 3rd Straight Win Since Butler Trade

MINNEAPOLIS - Andrew Wiggins scored 23 points, Derrick Rose had 17 and the Minnesota Timberwolves kept cruising without Jimmy Butler by beating the Portland Trail Blazers... Read more ...

College football scores, highlights from Week 12 games

College football scores, highlights from Week 12 games

Check out all the scores and highlights from college football's Week 12. Read more ...

Moderate to unhealthy air quality into next week

Moderate to unhealthy air quality into next week

KSBW Meteorologist Gina DeVecchio has your local forecast. Read more ...

'It's heartbreaking': Northern California firefighter loses home in wildfire

'It's heartbreaking': Northern California firefighter loses home in wildfire

Firefighter Jason Hawkins lost his home in Paradise, California, to the Camp Fire. Read more ...

US intel finds Saudi crown prince ordered killing of Washington Post...

US intel finds Saudi crown prince ordered killing of Washington Post columnist, official says

U.S. intelligence officials have concluded that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the killing of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi. Read more ...

Zverev denies Federer shot at 100th title at ATP Finals

Zverev denies Federer shot at 100th title at ATP Finals

LONDON - Alexander Zverev denied Roger Federer a shot at a 100th career title with a 7-5, 7-6 (5) victory on Saturday to advance to the championship match at the ATP Finals. Read more ...

Joey Bosa injury update: Chargers DE questionable vs. Broncos

Joey Bosa injury update: Chargers DE questionable vs. Broncos

Chargers DE Joey Bosa has been dealing with a left foot injury he suffered just before the start of the season and has yet to play in 2018. Read more ...

Yoga studio shooting hero to get $30,000 for law school

Yoga studio shooting hero to get $30,000 for law school

Florida State University officials have committed $30,000 of their personal money to a man credited with confronting a shooter. Read more ...