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Trump, Ryan fail to repeal Obamacare

President Donald Trump Friday afternoon called House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., and asked him to pull the health care bill minutes ahead of a scheduled floor vote.

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She was delivering meals to the needy – and found a racist note

A full-time yoga instructor with a master’s degree in Asian studies, Kiesha Battles said she’s been trying to use yoga to heal divisions in the community in the wake of September’s shooting death of Keith Lamont Scott. Scott, who was black, was killed by a black Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer, an incident that sparked days of protests in the city.

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More than 1000 march in support of immigrants

After rallying in Marshal Park in protest of a rash of ICE raids nationwide and in Charlotte thousands of immigrants marched to Trade and Tryon before going to the government center in uptown for more speeches.
John D. Simmons The Charlotte Observer
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More than 1000 march in support of immigrants

President Trump nominates Neil Gorsuch for SCOTUS justice 1:08

President Trump nominates Neil Gorsuch for SCOTUS justice

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These women shattered ceilings, here's their message for you

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Tampa gets ready for National Championship