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CNN Key Races: Path to House majority comes into focus as a dozen races move forward towards Democrat

Washington( CNN) With 100 days until Election Day, Democrats are poised to construct substantial gains in the House, reinforced by an energized electorate and some significant headwinds facing Republicans. Democrats hold a clear advantage when it comes to enthusiasm about voting this fall. Roughly two-thirds of Democratic voters say they have a high level of …

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Trump pushes for Dr. Ronny Jackson’s second starring amid Pentagon probe

Washington( CNN) President Donald Trump has re-nominated his former physician Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson to receive a second star, even as he remains under Pentagon investigation over allegations of improper behavior. Jackson denied all of the allegations leveled against him, calling them “completely false and fabricated.” Despite the nomination, Jackson is unlikely to receive his …

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UK anti-obesity drive at risk from new US trade deal, doctors alert

Post-Brexit pact could result in Britain importing foods high in fat and sugar, paediatricians say Britain’s post-Brexit trade deal with the United State could lead to even higher rates of obesity through the import of American foods high in fat and sugar, children’s physicians have warned. US “hostility” towards measures aimed at promoting healthier feeing …

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Trump Swaps His Beloved Burgers for Salads and Soups in New Diet

Donald Trump has traded cheeseburgers for salads in the presidential diet — at least some of the time. The president whose trademark campaign-trail dinner consisted of two McDonald’s Big Macs, two Filet-o-Fish sandwiches and a chocolate milkshake is cutting back on doctor’s orders to drop a few pounds, according to three people familiar with the …

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Who cares about Cynthia Nixon’s weird bagel order or Ted Cruz’s tofu?

( CNN) There is nothing more tiresome in politics than New Yorkers telling people how to eat bagels. Or pizza. Or BBQ disputes involving North Carolina and Texas. Usually, in New York, it’s the sin of a politician eating pizza with a fork, but the crime today is Democratic primary nominee for governor Cynthia Nixon …

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Talking politics on the internet is stressing white people out

White people like lots of weird things: cold-brewed coffee, Radiohead, the death penalty, Edison suns, Diet Coke( okay, everybody likes that ). There’s plenty they don’t like too: calling out grandma’s racism, clearing their closet of cultural appropriations, admitting they watch Kevin James movies even though everyone knows they do. googletag.cmd.push( function() googletag.display( ‘inline_1’ ); …

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Emails present the swamp stretches to the Agriculture Department

( CNN) From suggestions for members of a science committee to emails sent “on the sly” and thinks for the secretary’s speeches, new internal emails from the US Department of Agriculture show big food industry lobbyists are running hand-in-glove with bureau staffers. The USDA, under the Trump administration, has moved to roll back a series …

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Inside Trump’s Air Force One: ‘It’s like being held captive’

Washington( CNN) President Donald Trump’s departure for Tokyo on Friday kickings off a summer of global jet-setting that takes him to five separate countries — and restricts him to the presidential aircraft for more than 80 hours flying overseas. “It’s like being held captive, ” one official said of traveling with the President on Air …

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