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Leana Wen out as president of Planned Parenthood due to 'philosophical differences'
U.S. News // 8 hours ago
Leana Wen out as president of Planned Parenthood due to 'philosophical differences'
July 16 (UPI) -- Planned Parenthood announced the departure of President Leana Wen, who said they had engaged in negotiations about "philosophical differences" about the future of the program.
Federal judge permanently blocks inclusion of citizenship question on 2020 census
U.S. News // 10 hours ago
Federal judge permanently blocks inclusion of citizenship question on 2020 census
July 16 (UPI) -- A federal judge Tuesday permanently blocked the Trump administration from adding a question about citizenship to the 2020 census.
Federal judge orders R. Kelly held without bond on sex charges
U.S. News // 11 hours ago
Federal judge orders R. Kelly held without bond on sex charges
July 16 (UPI) -- A federal judge Tuesday ordered R. Kelly held in custody without bond while facing child pornography charges in Illinois.
Christine Lagarde resigns from International Monetary Fund
World News // 12 hours ago
Christine Lagarde resigns from International Monetary Fund
July 16 (UPI) -- International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde submitted her resignation Tuesday to take on a new role as president of the European Central Bank.
Trump pulls F-35 sale from Turkey after Russian missile defense purchase
U.S. News // 12 hours ago
Trump pulls F-35 sale from Turkey after Russian missile defense purchase
July 16 (UPI) -- President Donald Trump on Tuesday said the United States will not sell Turkey any F-35 jets after the Middle Eastern country purchased a Russian missile defense system.
Court overturns blocking of Trump's workforce orders
U.S. News // 13 hours ago
Court overturns blocking of Trump's workforce orders
July 16 (UPI) -- A U.S. appeals court Tuesday overturned a lower court's ruling blocking three executive orders workforce unions have been fighting.
Barry may still pack a punch with heavy downpours, localized flooding
U.S. News // 13 hours ago
Barry may still pack a punch with heavy downpours, localized flooding
Locally heavy, gusty storms associated in part with Barry at midweek will pose localized flash-flooding threats this week and then usher in the hottest weather of the summer of 2019 so far in the northeastern United States.
European Commission elects Ursula von der Leyen first female president
World News // 13 hours ago
European Commission elects Ursula von der Leyen first female president
July 16 (UPI) -- The European Commission on Tuesday elected Ursula von der Leyen, of Germany, to be the first woman to lead the bloc in its 61-year history.
Maryland man wins Keno prizes weeks apart with same numbers
Odd News // 13 hours ago
Maryland man wins Keno prizes weeks apart with same numbers
July 16 (UPI) -- A Maryland man won $20,080 playing Keno just a few weeks after winning $1,500 using the same set of numbers.
E-cig crackdown may push some back to smoking, study says
Health News // 14 hours ago
E-cig crackdown may push some back to smoking, study says
Banning flavors and lowering nicotine levels in electronic cigarettes is a strategy that could backfire, a new study suggests. Without those draws, many people might vape less and smoke more tobacco cigarettes.
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