Parents Of Gender Nonconforming Child Cruelly Attacked By James Woods Speak Out

In recent years, Oscar-nominated actor James Woods has traded in tackling prime roles in critically-acclaimed films to gleefully play the part of a smugly menacing public nuisance on social media.He’s been called “President Obama’s biggest, most famous troll on Twitter,” and now, he’s te
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Nobel Peace Laureate Liu Xiaobo Dead In Chinese Custody

Nobel Peace Prize laureate and political dissident Liu Xiaobo died of liver cancer on Thursday after almost a decade of imprisonment by the Chinese government on charges of sedition, The Associated Press and Agence France-Presse report. He was 61.The Chinese literary critic, lecturer and human r
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Latino plaintiffs sue California alleging poor health care

California is harming medical care for more than 13 million lower-income residents, more than half of them Latinos, by failing to pay doctors enough to provide proper care, according to a lawsuit filed Wednesday. The lawsuit alleges the state violates Latinos' civil rights because poorly paid heal
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Republicans Stare Down Failure On Health Care With No Real Plan B

WASHINGTON ― Senate Republicans are still moving ahead with a vote on their health care bill next week, but barring some sudden changes of hearts, it looks like they will fall short of the votes ― and no one seems to have a real idea of what to do then.Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) is
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Man who inspired ice bucket challenge is home from hospital

A man who inspired the ice bucket challenge to raise millions of dollars for Lou Gehrig's disease research has been released from the hospital. Pete Frates' family posted on their Facebook page Wednesday evening that Frates is home. Frates posted a picture on Twitter of him surrounded by his famil
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U.S. agencies reportedly heard Russian officials discussing Trump team in 2015.

U.S. intelligence officials heard Russian officials discussing associates of President Donald Trump in early 2015, the Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday.The report comes one day after the president’s son Donald Trump Jr. released screenshots of emails showing he was contacted in June 2016 ab
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Novel leukemia treatment could be 1st US gene therapy

A treatment for a common childhood blood cancer could become the first gene therapy available in the U.S. A Food and Drug Administration advisory panel voted 10-0 on Wednesday in favor of the leukemia treatment developed by the University of Pennsylvania and Novartis Corp. The FDA usually follows
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House panel seeks to block FDA ‘vaping’ rules

A House panel is again trying to exempt increasingly popular e-cigarettes from new Food and Drug Administration rules. The legislation approved Wednesday by the Republican-controlled Appropriations Committee would prevent the FDA from requiring retroactive safety reviews of e-cigarettes already on
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Serena Williams Tried To Deposit First $1 Million Check At Bank Drive-Thru

Tennis superstar Serena Williams is one of the highest-paid athletes in the world, but money has never gotten to her head.“I’ve actually never played for money — I just thought you would go out there and hold a trophy,” Williams told sports business manager Maverick Carter on the personal fi
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Trump Claims Vladimir Putin Would Have Preferred A Clinton Victory

President Donald Trump used an interview with a conservative news outlet friendly to his administration to push back against U.S. intelligence officials’ conclusion that Russia interfered in last year’s election to help him win, claiming that Russian President Vladimir Putin actually favored his
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