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Congress expected to leave town with no action on guns, Zika

Congress expected to leave town with no action on guns, Zika

At a minimum, Republicans want to demonstrate Democrats are responsible for stalling the bills. "I think it gets very hard just simply because there's not much time left in September", said Rep. Republicans noted their deal would provide contraceptives at public health departments, hospitals, and Medicaid managed-care clinics in places with active transmission of the disease.



Retired NASCAR champion Gordon may race for Earnhardt

Bowman thought he would drive for TBR again this season until he lost his seat to Regan Smith - learning of the news through social media. Earnhardt was involved in a 22-car wreck in Daytona earlier this month and said he felt fine going into the race at Kentucky Speedway last week.



French truck attack at Bastille celebrations in Nice

An emergency response is now becoming, in France, a chillingly permanent state of full alert. "A person jumped onto the truck to try to stop it", Ciotti told Europe 1 radio. "There was carnage on the road. It happened so fast, it was like in slow-motion". Facebook has activated the Safety Check feature for people in and around the area of the attack.



Tour leader Froome sends message of support to Nice victims

The nature of the crash was bad enough, but for Froome, Richie Porte ( BMC ) and Bauke Mollema (Trek-Segafredo) who had already drawn out a 18 second lead over Nairo Quintana ( Movistar ) it was a crash at precisely the wrong time. You want to take it with your legs. There will be another ceremony at the finish, with a moment of silence involving the yellow jersey, the best sprinter and the best climber.



Bama to win SEC, LSU tabbed 2 in West

Saban is still "The Man", and in the words of Nobel-prize winning neuroscientist Ric "Nature Boy" Flair, "you gotta beat the man to be the man". "I'm just asking you why you are not going to suspend Cam Robinson? ". From Mark Ingram replacing Glen Coffee, to Derrick Henry replacing T.J. Yeldon, there has always been an experienced backup ready to step up. So what you just heard was Saban complaining that the two people in the back seat of the auto who were not football players at ...



Theresa May to meet Sturgeon for Brexit talks

While the United Kingdom voted 52-48 percent to leave the EU, Scotland voted 62-38 percent to remain. Scottish voters overwhelmingly backed staying in the European Union and nationalist leader Sturgeon sees this as possible grounds for another independence referendum.