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Mosquito saliva vaccine? NIH tests new way to fight illness
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Wanted: 60 people willing to be bitten by mosquitoes to test a new kind of vaccine - one that acts against the bugs' saliva....

US to expand pool of people targeted for deportation
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Trump administration is greatly expanding the number of people living in the U.S. illegally who are considered a priority for deportation, including people arrested for traffic violations, according to agency documents released Tuesday....

Trump denounces 'horrible' threats against Jewish centers
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump on Tuesday denounced recent threats against Jewish community centers as "horrible ... painful" and said more must be done "to root out hate and prejudice and evil."...

Rise in premiums lays bare 2 Americas on health care
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Michael Schwarz is a self-employed business owner who buys his own health insurance. The subsidized coverage "Obamacare" offers provides protection from life's unpredictable changes and freedom to pursue his vocation, he says....

Trump's new national security adviser a soldier-scholar
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump has chosen as his national security adviser a soldier-scholar who fought in both Iraq wars and wrote an influential book that called out the U.S. government for "lies" that led to the Vietnam War....

In Trump's future looms a familiar shutdown threat
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Add a potential government shutdown to President Donald Trump's growing roster of headaches....

Supreme Court seems split in case of boy's death near border
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court appears to be evenly divided about the right of Mexican parents to use American courts to sue a U.S. Border Patrol agent who fired across the U.S.-Mexican border and killed their teenage son....

The Latest: Trump denounces threats against Jewish centers
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times EST):...

Kremlin stays mum on new US national security adviser
MOSCOW (AP) -- The Kremlin refrained from comment Tuesday on the appointment of the new U.S. national security adviser, but one lawmaker said he was likely to take a hawkish stance toward Russia....

Kremlin: Trump associates' peace plan for Ukraine 'absurd'
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Kremlin said Monday that the Russian government does not know anything about a Ukraine peace plan crafted by an opposition Ukrainian lawmaker and two of President Donald Trump's associates....

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