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Senate opens 'Obamacare' debate at last but outcome in doubt
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Prodded by President Donald Trump, a bitterly divided Senate voted at last Tuesday to move forward with the Republicans' long-promised legislation to repeal and replace "Obamacare." There was high drama as Sen. John McCain returned to the Capitol for the first time after being diagnosed with brain cancer to cast a decisive "yes" vote....

Republicans move to repeal financial rule opposed by banks
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Targeting government regulations, the Republican-led House on Tuesday voted to nullify a rule that would let consumers join together to sue their banks or credit card companies rather than use an arbitrator to resolve a dispute....

AP Explains: Should you be worried about the rise of AI?
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Tech titans Mark Zuckerberg and Elon Musk recently slugged it out online over the possible threat artificial intelligence might one day pose to the human race, although you could be forgiven if you don't see why this seems like a pressing question....

Trump weighs replacing Fed Chair Yellen with ex-Goldman exec
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he's considering either re-nominating Janet Yellen for a second term as Fed chair or replacing her with someone else, possibly Gary Cohn, who leads his National Economic Council....

New York City's transit agency unveils $836M subway plan
NEW YORK (AP) -- The head of New York City's transit agency on Tuesday unveiled an $836 million plan to stabilize the beleaguered subway system, and promised that riders would see progress within the next year....

Cuomo to meet with US transportation chief amid transit woes
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York's governor is headed to Washington to meet with U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao amid New York City's ongoing transit troubles....

US stocks back to records as corporate profits keep rising
NEW YORK (AP) -- U.S. stock indexes returned to records Tuesday as corporate profits continue to come in better than analysts expected....

Game of Thrones: Shattering the dragonglass ceiling
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Westeros is no longer a man's world....

Chipotle says employee worked while ill at Va. location
DENVER (AP) -- Chipotle says it believes an employee was working while sick at a Virginia location where dozens of customers reported becoming ill earlier this month with what health officials think was norovirus....

EPA chief pledges to streamline Superfund pollution cleanups
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump's environmental chief issued a list of directives on Tuesday he says will revitalize the federal program that cleans up hazardous waste sites....

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