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Beyond 100 days, Trump faces more legislative challenges

WASHINGTON (AP) — After more than three months in office without passing any major legislation, President Donald Trump faces a week that offers the possibility of averting a government shutdown and progress on health care. Trump has spent his first 100 days coming to terms with the slow grind of government even in a Republican-dominated

US soldier killed in Iraq during a patrol outside Mosul

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says an American soldier has died in Iraq after an improvised explosive device detonated during a patrol outside Mosul. Officials say the 1st lieutenant with the 82nd Airborne Division, 25-year-old Weston C. Lee of Bluffton, Georgia, died Saturday. He was conducting security as part of advise-and-assist support to partnered forces.

Eleven Massachusetts tech firms raised $257M in April

After a huge month for local tech company investments in March, venture capitalists were comparatively quiet in Massachusetts in April. Investors doled out $257 million to 11 companies in April. A number of the biggest investments went into older companies looking to raise their profile or accelerate growth, including a $24.6 million investment by a

MSPCA-Angell Pet of the Week: Konnichiwa the dog

Konnichiwa is Japanese for “hello,” and that’s JUST what this 12-years-young senior Pekingese/Lhaso Apso mix boy would like to say to you!  This adorable dog loves to shower friendly faces with doggie kisses while dancing on his back legs to encourage lots of petting.  He also loves to nap on laps and spend lots of

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