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Trump travel ban partly reinstated; fall court arguments set

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court is allowing President Donald Trump to forge ahead with a limited version of his ban on travel from six mostly Muslim countries to the U.S. Trump hailed the decision as a "victory for national security," but it's likely to set off a new round of court disputes over anti-terror efforts and religious discrimination....

Monday, June 26, 2017
Budget office: Senate health bill adds 22 million uninsured

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Senate Republican health care bill would leave 22 million more Americans uninsured in 2026 than under President Barack Obama's health care law, the Congressional Budget Office estimated Monday, complicating GOP leaders' hopes of pushing the plan through the chamber this week....

Monday, June 26, 2017
Philando Castile's family reaches $3M settlement in death

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The mother of Philando Castile, a black motorist killed by a Minnesota police officer last July, has reached a nearly $3 million settlement with the city that employed the officer, avoiding a federal wrongful death lawsuit that attorneys said could have taken years to resolve....

Monday, June 26, 2017
Supreme Court rules for Missouri church in playground case

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court ruled Monday that churches have the same right as other charitable groups to seek state money for new playground surfaces and other nonreligious needs....

Monday, June 26, 2017
Trump eager for big meeting with Putin; some advisers wary

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump is eager to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin with full diplomatic bells and whistles when the two are in Germany for a multinational summit next month. But the idea is exposing deep divisions within the administration on the best way to approach Moscow in the midst of an ongoing investigation into Russian meddling in the U.S. elections....

Monday, June 26, 2017
Donors to GOP: No cash until action on health care, taxes

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) -- At least one influential donor has informed congressional Republicans that the "Dallas piggy bank" is closed until he sees major action on health care and taxes....

Monday, June 26, 2017
'Like bombs': Bankrupt company's air bags still out there

Takata's lethally defective air bags proved to be the company's undoing Monday. But it could take years to get the dangerous devices off the road in the U.S. and around the world....

Monday, June 26, 2017
Q&A: Murkiness follows Supreme Court's action on travel ban

SEATTLE (AP) -- On again, off again, off again, off again and now, partly back on: That's the peculiar route of President Donald Trump's travel ban after a Supreme Court decision Monday allowing a limited version to take effect....

Monday, June 26, 2017
AP: Authorities delayed investigating gay 'demons' case

SPINDALE, N.C. (AP) -- For two years, Matthew Fenner said he pleaded with authorities to investigate his allegations that a group of fellow congregants at the Word of Faith Fellowship church had punched, slapped and choked him to expel his "homosexual demons."...

Monday, June 26, 2017
Brazil's crisis deepens as president accused of corruption

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- Brazil's attorney general formally accused President Michel Temer of corruption on Monday, making him the first sitting president in Latin America's largest nation to face criminal charges....

Monday, June 26, 2017