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Cracker Barrel Bars Church Event Over LGBT Execution Remarks

House Resolution Would Make It Easier to Enforce Subpoenas

Cracker Barrel says it won't host an event by a Tennessee church whose pastor was a detective who preached that the government should execute gay people.

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AP Fact Check: Trump's Boasts, Blasts and Promises At Rally

AP Fact Check: Trump's Boasts, Blasts and Promises At Rally

By Calvin Woodward and Hope Yen | Jun 20
President Donald Trump boasted with abandon in launching his 2020 re-election campaign, overreached in excoriating his critics and promised progress on his border wall and health care that is improbable at best.

Marijuana Industry Sets Environmental, Ethical Goals

Marijuana Industry Sets Environmental, Ethical Goals

By Michael R. Blood | Jun 20
An alliance of large marijuana businesses had a message for the public Tuesday: We're good corporate citizens.

UK Treasury Chief Issues Stiff No-Deal Brexit Warning

UK Treasury Chief Issues Stiff No-Deal Brexit Warning

By Danica Kirka | Jun 20
Britain's Treasury chief is urging Conservative Party leadership contenders to be honest with the public and spell out what they would do if their plans for leaving the European Union falter.

Google Puts Up $1B to Ease Housing Headaches It Helped Cause

Google Puts Up $1B to Ease Housing Headaches It Helped Cause

Jun 20
Google is pouring $1 billion into easing the high-priced housing headaches that it and its Silicon Valley peers helped give the San Francisco Bay Area.

Retired Oklahoma Judge to Mediate Opioid Settlement Funds

Retired Oklahoma Judge to Mediate Opioid Settlement Funds

Jun 20
A former Oklahoma State Supreme Court justice will attempt to resolve a dispute over how to disburse an $85 million settlement of a state lawsuit with Teva Pharmaceuticals.

UN: Venezuelans Now File 1 in 5 of All New Asylum Claims

UN: Venezuelans Now File 1 in 5 of All New Asylum Claims

By Christine Armario and Franklin Briceño | Jun 20
When Johan Álvarez was unable to provide more than one meal a day for his young family he knew it was time to leave Venezuela. Now they are among a growing swell of Venezuelans asking to be recognized as refugees.

Cracker Barrel Bars Church Event Over LGBT Execution Remarks

Cracker Barrel Bars Church Event Over LGBT Execution Remarks

Jun 19
Cracker Barrel says it won't host an event by a Tennessee church whose pastor was a detective who preached that the government should execute gay people.

Trump EPA Close to Gutting Obama Rule on Coal Power Plants

Trump EPA Close to Gutting Obama Rule on Coal Power Plants

By Ellen Knickmeyerickmeyer | Jun 19
The Trump administration is close to completing one of its biggest rollbacks of environmental rules, replacing a landmark Obama-era effort that sought to wean the nation's electrical grid off coal-fired power plants and their climate-damaging pollution.

Trump Could Have Tough Time Meeting His Deportation Threat

Trump Could Have Tough Time Meeting His Deportation Threat

By Colleen Long, Jill Colvin, and Elliot Spagat | Jun 19
Trump blatantly exposed an upcoming enforcement operation, potentially jeopardizing the kind of sensitive effort that takes months to plan and relies on secrecy.

Oregon Democrats Rally Behind Cap-and-Trade Emissions Plan

Oregon Democrats Rally Behind Cap-and-Trade Emissions Plan

By Sarah Zimmerman | Jun 19
Oregon is on the precipice of becoming the second state after California to adopt a cap-and-trade program, a market-based approach to lowering the greenhouse gas emissions behind global warming.

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