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Bernie Sanders says he will vote for Hillary Clinton

Bernie Sanders says he will vote for Hillary Clinton

U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders arrives to speak at a rally in the Manhattan borough of New York, U.S.,June 23, 2016. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson More (Reuters) – U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders said on Friday he will vote for presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton. Asked if he would ...

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U.S. would have preferred a different Brexit outcome: Biden

U.S. would have preferred a different Brexit outcome: Biden

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden delivers remarks at a conference of the Center for New American Security think tank in Washington U.S., June 20, 2016. REUTERS/Carlos Barria More DUBLIN (Reuters) – U.S. Vice President Joe Biden said on Friday the United States would have preferred Britain to remain in the ...

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Obama briefed after Britain votes to leave EU

Obama briefed after Britain votes to leave EU

By Roberta Rampton SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – U.S. President Barack Obama was briefed by his advisers late on Thursday on Britain’s vote to leave the European Union, a result that he had argued passionately against during an April visit to London. Obama, who was scheduled to deliver remarks to global ...

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Donald Trump says Britons 'took back control of their country'

Donald Trump says Britons 'took back control of their country'

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump delivers a speech during a campaign event at the Trump Soho Hotel in Manhattan, New York City, U.S., June 22, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Segar More TURNBERRY, Scotland (Reuters) – U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, in Scotland to reopen a golf resort on Friday, said Britons ...

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Ryan, House Republicans to unveil tax reform plan

By Susan Cornwell WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. House of Representatives Republicans want to lower the top individual income tax rate to 33 percent and slash the corporate tax rate, according to a blueprint released on Friday as an agenda for this year’s re-election campaign. The tax reform plan, to be ...

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Obama would veto Republican-backed Zika funding bill: White House

Obama would veto Republican-backed Zika funding bill: White House

U.S. President Barack Obama talks to reporters after a briefing on the administration’s response to the Zika virus in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, U.S. May 20, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst More ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE (Reuters) – The White House on Thursday threatened to veto a ...

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Trump's 'unlimited' wealth may not be enough to fund his campaign

By Tom Bergin LONDON (Reuters) – New York real estate developer Donald Trump says he has “unlimited” personal wealth to fund his White House run, but a Reuters review of his financial disclosures suggests he does not have enough cash to see his campaign through to Election Day. Trump this ...

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U.S. Republican lawmakers approve $1.1 billion in new Zika funds

U.S. Republican lawmakers approve $1.1 billion in new Zika funds

Material to prevent Zika infection by mosquitoes are displayed at the 69th World Health Assembly at the United Nations European headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, May 23, 2016. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse More WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday agreed to $1.1 billion to fight the Zika virus, short-changing ...

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Democrats stage House sit-in over guns, defying Republicans

Democrats stage House sit-in over guns, defying Republicans

By Susan Cornwell and Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democrats staged a “sit-in” on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday demanding the chamber remain in session until Republicans agree to a vote on gun control legislation following the Orlando mass shooting. Chanting “No bill, no break!” ...

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