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Multiple corporations reached out to Gov. Bill Lee's administration, and warned the state's reputation would suffer if the religious liberty law were signed.
Impact
Kenya has harsh penalties for those caught manufacturing, selling, importing or using single-use plastics, yet the country still struggles to reduce its waste.
Politics
Gov. Phil Murphy said the new law will make it clear that his state is committed to eliminating “hate in all its forms.”
Politics
“I think it’s a huge mistake," Sen. John Kennedy (R-La.) said of possible restrictions on the media.

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The resignations came hours after the president proposed new constitutional amendments to boost parliament's powers.
Politics
City prosecutor Kim Gardner says 'entrenched interests' are deliberately obstructing reform efforts.
Politics
The Senate has specific rules for impeachment trials, but Mitch McConnell still has some leeway on how to structure Trump's trial.
U.S. News
The American Civil Liberties Union argued that the administration was splitting families over dubious allegations and minor transgressions including traffic offenses.
Politics
It's been more than 300 days since the White House press secretary gave an official briefing,
World News
Kremlin watchers are trying to predict what will happen after Putin’s current six-year term ends in 2024.
Politics
Pelosi is the only woman to hold the office of House Speaker, and the first speaker in 60 years to reclaim the gavel after losing it.
Politics
The Democratic Senate leader said he is fully on board with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's plan to delay sending over articles of impeachment.
Politics
Some Democrats want the ex-Republican to be a House manager, arguing that a conservative helping present the argument for impeachment will help their case.
U.S. News
The 5th Circuit Court said the ban is unconstitutional because a fetus would not be viable at 15 weeks.
World News
The prime minister said the victory gave the Tories a “powerful new mandate to get Brexit done.”
Politics
Lawmakers said they remain unaware of the revelations on how the government misled the public about the prolonged conflict.
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The anti-government protest movement since Oct. 1 has accused the government of being corrupt and has also decried Iran’s growing influence in Iraqi state affairs.
Politics
Graham blocked the measure shortly after meeting with President Trump and Turkish leader Erdoğan, Axios reported Sunday.
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Trump signed the bill, which will extend funding through December 20, hours before government funding was set to expire.
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The failure to form a coalition pushes Israel closer toward an unprecedented third election in less than a year.