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Trump in 'excellent health' after physical examination, says doctor

Trump in 'excellent health' after physical examination, says doctor

Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said that the physician who carries out the exam would release a statement about his health following the check-up. The White House has faced a barrage of questions over his contradictory messages on key policies and an incident last month where he slurred some words while giving a speech.


Heitkamp cheers Supreme Court review of internet sales tax collections

Heitkamp cheers Supreme Court review of internet sales tax collections

The National Sporting Goods Association and the National Retail Federation - along with the attorneys general from 35 states and the District of Columbia - had supported South Dakota's efforts to overturn a key ruling that exempts online retailers from collecting state sales taxes.


Most Americans 'don't want' Oprah Winfrey to run for president

Most Americans 'don't want' Oprah Winfrey to run for president

Talk of media mogul Winfrey making a White House bid was sparked following her rousing speech at the Golden Globe Awards in Los Angeles. Steven Spielberg is firmly on Team Oprah should she decide to run for president . Oprah has in the past said that she has no plans on running for elected office, but sources close to the celebrity have said since that awards speech that she is "actively considering" running for president against Trump in 2020.


Tamil Nadu transport unions end strike, to resume work from today

Tamil Nadu transport unions end strike, to resume work from today

Later, the government also issued an ultimatum, asking the workers to return to work, else it will not hesitate to take action as per law. Dhinakaran and the DMK staged a walkout from the Tamil Nadu assembly, saying the MLAs's pay hike was unfair when the transport employees were suffering.


OR governor says Zinke considering exempting state from offshore drilling plan

OR governor says Zinke considering exempting state from offshore drilling plan

Since Thursday, Zinke also has spoken to the governors of SC and Delaware. Zinke and Brown, a Democrat, spoke for 28 minutes, said her spokesman, Bryan Hockaday. "There has been no drilling off the Pacific Coast for three decades". Zinke last week released a sweeping plan to open almost all waters off the nation's coastlines to oil and gas drilling, including a new lease sale off OR and Washington proposed for 2021.