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Texas environmentalists plan lawsuit against Valero for pollution

Domestic News from Reuters - 1 hour 35 min ago
Three Texas environmental groups notified Valero Energy Corp on Wednesday of plans to file a lawsuit under the U.S. Clean Air Act for pollution at the company's Port Arthur, Texas, refinery, the organizations said.
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U.S. opens antitrust probe of real estate brokerage industry

Antitrust officials will focus on compensation to brokers and restrictions on their access to listings.
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Trump stalks out on Democrats, demands end of investigations

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump abruptly stalked out of a White House meeting with congressional leaders Wednesday, flatly declaring he would no longer work with Democrats unless they drop all investigations in the aftermath of the special counsel's Trump-Russia…
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House panel, Trump lawyers agree on appeals schedule in financial records case: statement

Domestic News from Reuters - 2 hours 30 min ago
The House Oversight Committee has reached an agreement with President Donald Trump's attorneys to seek an expedited appeal in a court case in which lawmakers are seeking the U.S. leader's financial records from his accounting firm, the panel said in a statement on Wednesday.
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Judge rules against Trump, paves way for banks to provide his business records to Congress

Domestic News from Reuters - 2 hours 30 min ago
U.S. President Donald Trump, three of his children and the Trump Organization on Wednesday lost their bid to block Deutsche Bank AG and Capital One Financial Corp from providing financial records to Democratic lawmakers investigating Trump's businesses.
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Trump loses court round in U.S. Democratic lawmakers demand for bank documents on his businesses

Domestic News from Reuters - 2 hours 30 min ago
U.S. President Donald Trump, three of his children and the Trump Organization on Wednesday lost their bid to block Deutsche Bank AG and Capital One Financial Corp from providing financial records to Democratic lawmakers investigating Trump's businesses.
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New York state legislature votes to make Trump tax returns available

Domestic News from Reuters - 2 hours 41 min ago
New York state's legislature on Wednesday passed a bill that would make it easier for U.S. congressional committees investigating President Donald Trump to get access to his state tax returns.
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Trump administration holds off redirecting California's high-speed rail money

Domestic News from Reuters - 2 hours 43 min ago
The Trump administration on Wednesday agreed not to immediately redirect nearly $1 billion it is withholding from California's high-speed rail project, one of several disputes between Republican Trump and the Democratic-controlled state.
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Pipeline opponents challenge Louisiana law targeting protesters

Domestic News from Reuters - 2 hours 47 min ago
Environmental groups and demonstrators arrested near an Energy Transfer LP crude pipeline filed a lawsuit on Wednesday challenging a 2018 Louisiana state law that made trespassing near oil and gas pipelines a criminal offense.
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Navy SEAL's murder trial delayed over defense claims of prosecutor misconduct

Domestic News from Reuters - 2 hours 53 min ago
A judge in the court-martial of a decorated Navy SEAL charged with war crimes in Iraq said on Wednesday the trial would start at least a few days late as lawyers on both sides grappled over allegations that prosecutors illegally snooped on the defense.
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'Terrifying:' Man shot and killed at MetroLink station after dispute on train

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - 3 hours 45 min ago
The shooting occurred at 11:50 a.m. on Wednesday, said Metro Transit communications director Patti Beck. Passengers should expect 60 minute delays, she said.
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Man shot to death by Fairground Park

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - 3 hours 57 min ago
ST. LOUIS — A man in his 50s was shot to death around 6:30 Wednesday evening in the 3900 block of Kossuth Avenue next to Fairground Park.
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New Jersey man charged with threatening to bomb Trump Tower

Domestic News from Reuters - 4 hours 25 min ago
A 20-year-old New Jersey man accused of threatening on social media to "shoot everybody" at a pro-Israel march and bomb the Trump Tower skyscraper in New York City was arrested on Wednesday on a string of federal charges, prosecutors said.
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U.S. Treasury backs away from plan for Harriet Tubman on $20 bill next year

Domestic News from Reuters - 4 hours 44 min ago
The U.S. Treasury will not introduce a redesigned $20 bill picturing escaped slave and abolitionist Harriet Tubman next year as planned, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Wednesday.
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The 16-month performance art that helped save Tower Tee

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - 4 hours 45 min ago
CLAYTON — He was polite and persistent. Charming. Theatrical. He would usually show up with a small cast of characters to back him, but with a full ensemble when he needed them.
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Man's death after mysterious injury at Dave Matthews Band concert has Maryland Heights police puzzled

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - 4 hours 45 min ago
Jasen Smith, 44, was found with a severe head injury minutes after leaving his wife to look for a T-shirt she left behind.
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New round of flood warnings issued in the St. Louis area, as rivers expected to crest

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Wed, 05/22/2019 - 6:45pm
The situation may be worst in Lincoln County, where a levee breached by other recent flooding exposes some area residents to further risk.
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Will Missouri women face felonies for performing abortions on themselves? Lawyers disagree.

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Wed, 05/22/2019 - 6:30pm
Republican sponsors of the bill say that would not happen. But Democrats who oppose the bill say it could.
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U.S. Senate approves St. Louis federal court nominee along party lines

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Wed, 05/22/2019 - 6:15pm
In a 53-45 vote along party lines, the Senate confirmed Stephen Clark to be a federal judge for the Eastern District of Missouri. He replaces U.S. District Court Judge Carol E. Jackson, who retired in 2017. Clark was opposed by…
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Pilot reports flash just before fatal mid-air Alaska plane collision

Domestic News from Reuters - Wed, 05/22/2019 - 6:09pm
The surviving pilot in last week's fatal mid-air plane collision in Alaska saw a flash just before the two planes collided with a "large, loud impact," according to a National Transportation Safety Board preliminary report issued on Wednesday.
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