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How Trump's revised ban impacts travel and immigration to the US

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- On Sunday, President Trump issued a presidential proclamation banning or restricting travel from eight countries -- adding Chad, Venezuela and North Korea to the original list of Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria, and Yemen.In March, Trump ordered a worldwide review the government's vetting and screening procedures for people seeking entry into the United States. The original 90-day ban, which impacted six counties and went into effect in June after a U.S. Supreme Court ruling, expired Sunday.In July, new requirements on information sharing and security ...

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Dallas Cowboys, including owner Jerry Jones, link arms, kneel ahead of national anthem

Christian Petersen/Getty Images(DALLAS) -- Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones linked arms and kneeled with the team's players ahead of the national anthem this evening.On Sunday, NFL players, teams and owners across the league participated in a peaceful protest by kneeling, locking arms, or skipping the playing of the national anthem all together in response to President Donald Trump's criticism of players who "disrespect" the U.S.The Cowboys, who are in Arizona to face off against the Cardinals, stood and joined arms while the national anthem played, ...

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Collins to vote 'no' on Graham-Cassidy bill, likely dooming it

Melina Mara/The Washington Post via Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, announced this evening that she will vote "no" on the Graham-Cassidy health care bill, becoming the third Republican to do so and likely dooming the GOP's latest effort to repeal and replace Obamacare."Today, we find out that there is now a fourth version of the Graham-Cassidy proposal, which is as deeply flawed as the previous iterations," Collins said in a statement. "The fact that a new version of this bill was released the ...

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Suspect in deadly church shooting described as 'deep Christian believer'

Metro Nashville PD(NASHVILLE, Tenn.) -- A friend of the 25-year-old who is accused of opening fire at a Tennessee church, killing one and injuring several others, describes the suspected gunman as a "deep Christian believer" who never showed any aggression.Nashville police believe the suspect, 25-year-old Emanuel Samson, pulled into the parking lot of the Burnette Chapel Church of Christ in Antioch Sunday morning and spent at least several minutes there before church let out.When a 39-year-old woman appeared in the parking lot, police say Samson ...

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Chopper ride over Puerto Rico shows dire situation after Maria

ABCNews.com(SAN JUAN) -- The situation is dire for the over 3 million Americans living on the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico, which was battered by Hurricane Maria last week.ABC News flew in a chopper on Monday along the path that Maria took over Puerto Rico, showing the widespread devastation left behind, from the demolished homes to the downed power lines.Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello says the island is facing an "unprecedented disaster" in the wake of Maria, which tore through on Sept. 20, killing at ...

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US stocks close lower on North Korea threats

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Tech stocks stumbled on Monday and Wall Street struggled to gain ground amid new threats from North Korea.The Dow Jones Industrial Average sunk 53.50 (-0.24 percent) to close at 22,296.09.The Nasdaq fell 56.33 (-0.88 percent) and finished at 6,370.59, while the S&P 500 closed at  2,496.66, 5.56 points (-0.22 percent) lower than its open.U.S. crude oil prices remained flat at about $50 per barrel.Winners and Losers:  Shares of Blue Apron soared 7.16 percent after Guggenheim Capital initiated coverage with a "buy" rating.Facebook ...

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Republicans introduce conservative DACA fix that offers path to citizenship

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- Two Republican senators have introduced a new bill that addresses the status of hundreds of thousands of young undocumented immigrants known as Dreamers, potentially offering them a 15-year path to citizenship.The bill, known as the SUCCEED Act, would also prevent recipients from sponsoring family members, an attempt to address concerns from immigration hawks and President Trump."This, I believe, is a fair and orderly method for providing a permanent solution for the DACA children," Sen. Thom Tillis, R-N.C., told reporters on Monday.To be eligible, ...

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To the people of America’s heartland who put Donald Trump in office, his speech to the UN General Assembly was a ray of clear, bright, beautiful sunshine – perhaps his best speech so far.

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UT Health Logo Chest Pain & The Emergency Room: To Go or Not to Go

So you’re having chest pain. Is it a heart attack or something much less serious? Should you go to the emergency room, or will it pass? When your chest hurts, when do you call 911? In this post to HealthConnection.TV, UT Health Northeast emergency medicine expert Dr. Joshua Stringer talks about chest pain and when to head for the ER.
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