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Obama hitting the campaign trail for 1st time under Trump presidency

The White House(NEW YORK) -- Former President Obama is set to make his much-anticipated, first post-presidential appearance on the campaign trail today, speaking at events for Democratic gubernatorial candidates in New Jersey and Virginia before elections there next month.Obama’s re-emergence comes as President Trump has taken aim at various parts of his legacy, including the Iran Deal and the Affordable Care Act, and as the controversy around Trump’s interactions with families of fallen U.S. soldiers persists.It is unlikely that Obama will directly call out President ...

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Restaurant owner proudly defends serving Popeye's chicken on her menu

iStock/Thinkstock(LONG BEACH, Calif.) -- After a Yelp reviewer slammed a southern California restaurant for its use of food from a popular fast food chain, the owner embraced the criticism and hailed the pre-made product.Kimberly Sanchez, the owner of Sweet Dixie Kitchen in Long Beach, California, defended her choice, saying she proudly serves fried chicken from Popeye's for the restaurant's chicken and waffles brunch dish.Yelp user Tyler H said he inquired about the dish after seeing a waiter bring "two large boxes of Popeye's to the ...

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Security ramped up for white nationalist Richard Spencer's Florida event

iStock/Thinkstock(GAINESVILLE, Fla.) -- Police have geared up for protests expected this afternoon on the University of Florida campus where self-described white nationalist Richard Spencer is scheduled to host an event.Widespread security measures are in place throughout the city of Gainesville, Florida, where the school is located. The added precaution stems partly from Gov. Rick Scott’s Wednesday decision to declare a state of emergency before the event.The emergency action "enables various law enforcement agencies to work together more efficiently" and call in support from multiple jurisdictions, ...

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Breakup retreat turns healing from heartbreak into a business

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- While many deal with a breakup by eating large amounts of ice cream, those with some extra cash to spend may opt to visit a post-breakup retreat to find healing after a romance ends.Amy Chan, a relationship columnist, founded the Renew Breakup Bootcamp in upstate New York following her own difficult breakup. She now holds weekend-long retreats that can cost upwards of $1,700, but promises healing for the heartbroken."Five years ago ... I was dating someone that I thought was going ...

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A timeline of Trump's battle with the courts to keep his travel ban alive

Shawn Thew/Pool/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Since his first week in office, President Donald Trump has tried to put in place extensive restrictions on who can come into the country, fulfilling a campaign promise to implement "extreme vetting" or a "total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States.""I got elected on defense of our country. I keep my campaign promises, and our citizens will be very happy when they see the result," Trump said in February.But through three executive orders now, that promise has been ...

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Families of the fallen share personal stories of past presidents reaching out

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- As President Donald Trump faces criticism over his comments to the widow of Sgt. La David Johnson, the families of the fallen said their conversations with past American presidents attempting to offer condolences sometimes drew their grief into sharp relief.Trump called Myeshia Johnson on Tuesday in an effort to console her. According to Rep. Frederica Wilson, D-Fla., Trump told the widow that her husband, who died in an Oct. 4 ambush in Niger, “knew what he signed up for," but "I ...

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Storm brings strong winds, record rain to Seattle area

iStock/Thinkstock(SEATTLE) -- A strong storm system wreaked havoc on the western Washington area on Wednesday, toppling trees and knocking out power for thousands as the autumn storm season whipped into full swing.The storm -- the second of three expected to hit the Washington area this week -- brought as much as 2 inches of rain to some parts of the Evergreen State.Seattle surpassed its rainfall record for the day with 1.2 inches of rain as of early Thursday, breaking a record that had been held ...

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YTMT Logo le affaire Weinstein: More liberal hypocrisy.

Pretty much the entire galaxy of female stars in Hollywood have long characterized Republicans as brutish, war-on-women-committing misogynist pigs while long tolerating and even worshiping a liberal mega-misogynist pig right in their own midst.

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UT Health Logo Menopause: There is Treatment

For many women, menopause is a time of physical discomfort and emotional distress. But with the right treatment, it doesn’t have to be so difficult. In this post to HealthConnection.TV, UT Health Northeast women’s health expert Dr. Sarah Low offers expert advice for women facing menopause.

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