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Shifting Dollars From Poor to Rich Is a Key Part of the Senate Health Bill
New York Times
The Affordable Care Act gave health insurance to millions of Americans by shifting resources from the wealthy to the poor and by moving oversight from states to the federal government. The Senate bill introduced Thursday pushes back forcefully on both ...
Senate GOP's health plan debuts amid doubtsWashington Post
Here's where Republican senators stand on the health care billCNN
Rocky rollout for Senate healthcare billThe Hill
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Washington Post

How Trump's dubious claims make the entire government react
Washington Post
The words leapt from President Trump's mind to Twitter at 8:26 a.m. on the Friday after he fired FBI director James B. Comey, setting off a cascade of activity inside and outside the federal government to figure out what, exactly, he meant. James ...
No tapes? Trump has us through the looking glassCNN
Dem: Trump tried to 'intimidate' Comey with threat of tapesThe Hill
Six-week 'tapes' saga comes to a very un-Trumpian endPolitico
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Bulls send Jimmy Butler to Wolves; Zach LaVine, Kris Dunn to Chicago
The Minnesota Timberwolves have acquired three-time All-Star Jimmy Butler from the Chicago Bulls in a draft-night deal that reunites him with former coach Tom Thibodeau. The Wolves received the No. 16 overall pick in Thursday night's draft, which was ...
Jimmy Butler Trade Huge Win for Wolves, Could Have Profound Impact on NBABleacher Report
Rebuilding process begins for Chicago Bulls after trading away All-Star Jimmy
Jimmy Butler goes to Wolves, as Bulls begin rebuild with draft night blockbusterYahoo Sports
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Sniper hits ISIS target from over 2 miles away
Washington (CNN) A Canadian special operations sniper successfully hit an ISIS fighter from a record-breaking distance of more than two miles away while assisting Iraqi forces in the push to retake Mosul, according to Canadian Special Operations ...
Canadian Special Operations sniper hit target from more than 2 miles away, military saysWashington Post
Canadian Sniper Hit A Target More Than 2 Miles Away, Military ConfirmsNPR
Record-breaking sniper kills ISIS terrorist with two-mile shotNew York Post
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A timeline of events in the Brendan Dassey case
ABC News
FILE - In a Friday, March 3, 2006 file photo, Brendan Dassey is escorted out of a Manitowoc County Circuit courtroom, in Manitowoc, Wis. A three-judge panel from the 7th Circuit on Thursday, June 22, 2017 affirmed that Dassey, a Wisconsin inmate ...
Brendan Dassey Of 'Making A Murderer' Wins Federal Appeals Court CaseNPR
Appeals court overturns conviction of 'Making a Murderer' inmateNew York Daily News
"Making A Murderer" Nephew Should Be Released Or Retried, Rules Federal Appeals CourtBuzzFeed News
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Lonzo Ball and the Lakers looking to recreate Showtime
NEW YORK -- Magic Johnson and the Los Angeles Lakers made it official at 7:47 p.m. ET Thursday, when Showtime met 'Zotime with the second pick of the NBA draft. Lonzo Ball was selected as a point guard by the greatest point guard of all, and wouldn't ...
As Lonzo Ball's play does the talking, his dad LaVar needs to quiet downLos Angeles Times
2017 NBA Draft winners & losers: Sixers, Wolves prevail; LaVar sets up Lonzo to
LaVar Ball on Lonzo, the Lakers and whether he plans to changeYahoo Sports
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CBS News

Former government worker charged with giving top-secret documents to China
CBS News
Last Updated Jun 22, 2017 5:25 PM EDT. A former government employee has been arrested and charged with providing top-secret documents to an operative working for Chinese intelligence in exchange for $25,000 and lying to investigators. Kevin Mallory ...
Vrginia man allegedly gave China secret US documents for $25000 payoutRaw Story
US defense contractor caught with $16500 in luggage is charged with spying for ChinaThe Guardian
Virginia man with top-secret clearance charged with espionage related to passing defense secrets to ChinaBusiness Insider
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BBC News

Brexit: UK offer on EU citizens a good start, says Merkel
BBC News
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has described UK plans to ensure the rights of EU citizens in Britain after Brexit as "a good start". However, she said there were "many, many other questions" about Brexit and there was "still a lot to do". The UK ...
The Latest: Merkel calls UK's residency stance 'good start'Washington Post
May's Brexit Critics Circle as UK Parliament Flexes MusclesBloomberg
Good start, not enough: EU leaders mull May's Brexit offerNew York Daily News
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"Pizzagate" Gunman Is Sentenced To Four Years In Prison
BuzzFeed News
Edgar Maddison Welch, who brought loaded guns into a DC pizza restaurant in response to the "Pizzagate" internet conspiracy theory, was sentenced on Thursday to four years in prison. Posted on June 22, 2017, at 10:08 a.m.. Zoe Tillman. BuzzFeed News ...
'Pizzagate' shooter sentenced to 4 years in prisonCNN
'Pizzagate' Conspiracy Theorist Who Shot Up DC Restaurant Sentenced To 4 YearsHuffPost
'Pizzagate' gunman in DC sentenced to 4 years in prisonChicago Tribune
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Duke's Jayson Tatum selected No. 3 overall by Celtics
BOSTON -- The Celtics selected Jayson Tatum with the third pick in the 2017 NBA draft Thursday night, a selection made just days after they traded out of the No. 1 spot. The 19-year-old Tatum averaged 16.8 points, 7.3 rebounds and 2.1 assists during ...
2017 NBA Draft Grades: Best And Worst PicksSports Illustrated
NBA Draft Results 2017: Team-by-Team List of Grades and PicksBleacher Report
NBA Draft: Celtics swing big with Jayson Tatum, who gives them something
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Local News For Lansing, MI

Lansing State Journal

Lansing's $1 billion tourism industry spawns hotel boom
Lansing State Journal
A look at what's causing hotel developers to flock to Greater Lansing.

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Conventions, sporting events boost demand for hotel rooms in Lansing
Lansing State Journal
LANSING - When Shuto Con comes to town, its organizers book the entire Radisson Hotel for the thousands of cos-play enthusiasts, gamers, artists and anime dealers who come to Lansing for the annual event. "And it fills up within minutes once we open up ...

Girls soccer Dream Team, all-area teams - Lansing State Journal
Lansing State Journal
Take a look at the Lansing area's top high school girls soccer performers this season.

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Lansing State Journal

Marijuana debate gets testy with petition drive
Lansing State Journal
LANSING -- Disgusted with City Council's inability to pass a medical marijuana ordinance over the past 18 months, a new group says it's ready to apply some pressure. Lansing Loves Safe Jobs, which filed last month with the state as a political action ...

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UPDATE: Suspect in custody in Lansing area dog case
UPDATE (10:56 a.m.) An official with Eaton County Animal Control tells 6 News a suspect is in custody in connection with the dog cruelty case. The suspect is already in custody in Midland County on multiple charges from other parts of the state.

Why is Lansing so bad at politics?
Detroit Free Press
This is where we're at, in the summer of 2017: Making deals with members of the opposite party is enough to shut the legislative process down. That's what's happening in Lansing right now, as Republican state Speaker of the House Tom Leonard has ...

City Pulse

PRIME lineup announced
City Pulse
When the founders of Common Ground Music Festival announced a new festival launching Sept. 15 and 16 at Adado Riverfront Park, some feared that it would steal patrons from Michigan BluesFest, held the same weekend in Old Town. Now that PRIME ...

Lansing State Journal


Woman shot outside Lansing apartment
Police say a 45 year old woman was shot outside her apartment complex in the 1200 block of Edgewood late Wednesday night. She told police she heard a noise that sounded like a gunshot. Then she noticed she had been shot in the leg. The victim was ...