Upping ante, Trump threatens new tariffs on Chinese imports

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President Donald Trump directed the U.S. Trade Representative to prepare new tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese imports on Monday as the two nations moved closer to a potential trade war.

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Reporters were ready for a blockbuster ruling on legislative district gerrymandering. It didn’t happen.

U.S. Supreme Court ducks over partisan gerrymandering

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This combination photo shows, from left, Hillary Clinton, Michelle Obama, Melania Trump, Rosalynn Carter and Laura Bush, who have independently expres
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This combination photo shows, from left, Michelle Obama, Melania Trump and Rosalynn Carter.

All 5 first ladies speak out on family separations at border

All four former first ladies have joined the current one, Melania Trump, in an unusual united political front expressing horror at children separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border.
Gary Trent Jr. earned a reputation as a three-point ace at Duke, but the son of a former NBA power forward also showed he can slash to the basket when

Apple Valley's Trent Jr. ready to head into NBA

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Once trans fats seemed to be in all of our food choices, including french fries. No more. The fats are deemed a health hazard.

Artificial trans fats, once in many foods, are banned

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Minnesota Health Department lab can run a single test that will detect up to 22 different types of bacteria, viruses and parasites.
Experts say the first step in recognizing possible mental illness in your children is to know their habits and patterns — to spot when they deviate

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Kevin Costner's fascination with westerns continues in new TV series, 'Yellowstone'

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