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WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, facing defeat on his "Obamacare" replacement, says he will push the Senate to pass a clean repeal bill. The Republican leader made the announcement in a statement that came a few hours after two Republican senators dealt a fatal blow to the replacement bill unveiled last Thursday. Sens. Jerry Moran and Mike Lee joined two other senators in opposing the legislation, meaning McConnell lacked the votes to move ahead.
TONTO NATIONAL FOREST, Ariz. (AP) — Additional crews from around Arizona are expected to join in the search for a 27-year-old man still missing after a flash flood in central Arizona. Authorities say several more trained dogs also will be part of the search Tuesday for Hector Garnica, which still is being called a search and rescue rather than a body recovery. Detective David Hornung of the Gila County Sheriff's Office says he's seen miracles happen before and searchers haven't given up hope of finding Garnica alive
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota county medical examiner's office says a woman who was fatally shot by Minneapolis police over the weekend died of a gunshot wound to the abdomen. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner classified the death of 40-year-old Justine Ruszczyk of Minneapolis as a homicide. Authorities initially didn't release the woman's name, but the Star Tribune identified her as Justine Damond, from Sydney, Australia.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senior U.S. officials say the Trump administration is certifying to Congress that Iran is technically complying with the 2015 nuclear deal but is "unquestionably in default of the spirit" of the agreement. The officials say the Trump administration is also extending Iran's relief from nuclear-related sanctions while it continues a broader review of Iran policy that has been dragging on for months.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney-client privilege is making it difficult for lawyers representing the president and his associates to present a single, public explanation of the June 2016 meeting with a Russian attorney that the president's son and son-in-law attended. President Donald Trump, Donald Trump Jr. and Jared Kushner all have their own legal teams, and former campaign aides who expect to be caught up in the expanding probes are also shopping for representation.
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