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Wednesday, July 5th, 2017


The Latest: Trump, Merkel to meet one-on-one in Germany

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's trip to Europe (all times EDT):…

Diplomats frustrated, confused by Trump administration

WASHINGTON (AP) — America's diplomats are struggling to figure out what mission the Trump administration expects them to carry out, and they see the importance of their jobs waning as President Donald Trump seeks drastic cuts to the bu…

Wounded Rep. Scalise readmitted to intensive care

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington hospital where House Majority Whip Steve Scalise is recuperating from a gunshot wound says he has been readmitted to the intensive care unit….

Qatar Airways says joins major Middle East carriers in lifting of U.S. laptop ban

DUBAI (Reuters) – Qatar Airways said on Thursday that passengers travelling to the United States can now carry their laptops and other large electronics on board, ending a three month in-cabin ban on devices for the Doha-based airline.

Fire forces hundreds of evacuations near Colorado ski resort

BRECKENRIDGE, Colo. (AP) – A wildfire forced the evacuation of hundreds of homes near Colorado’s Breckenridge Ski Resort on Wednesday. The fire, one of several burning across the West, was reported by a mountain biker late Wednesday morning and is cons…

Republican lawmaker Steve Scalise’s condition worsens after June shooting

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Representative Steve Scalise, shot and wounded during a baseball practice last month, developed an infection and was readmitted to an intensive care unit, MedStar Washington Hospital Center said on Wednesday.