The Brief

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Trump's 'Big' Tax Plan

President Donald Trump is scheduled to unveil the broad outlines of a tax overhaul that would provide massive tax cuts to businesses big and small. He is proposing tax cuts for individuals and businesses even as Washington struggles with mounting debt

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U.S. Conducts Unarmed Missile Test in California

An unarmed Minuteman 3 intercontinental ballistic missile has been launched from a U.S. Air Force Base in California on a flight to a target in the Pacific Ocean. The test, designed to show U.S. "nuclear capabilities," comes amid escalating tensions in Korea

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GOP Drops Border Wall Demands

Congressional negotiators inched toward a potential agreement on a catchall spending bill that would deny President Donald Trump's request for immediate funding to construct a wall along the Mexico border

Giant Rabbit Found Dead on United Airlines Flight

United Airlines is facing another mishap after a giant rabbit was found dead at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport — the same airport where a passenger was dragged off a flight earlier this month

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Turkey Bombs U.S. Allies, Prompting Concern in Washington

A series of Turkish airstrikes against U.S. allies in Syria and Iraq has provoked deep concern in Washington. The State Department condemned the strikes, which killed members of the Syrian Democratic Forces and the Iraq-based Kurdish Peshmerga

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Fox News Faces New Racial Discrimination Lawsuit

An expanded lawsuit accuses Fox News Channel of racial discrimination "that appears more akin to Plantation-style management than a modern-day work environment." The lawsuit, filed in state Supreme Court, adds eight former and current Fox employees to a case involving three former Fox workers and their accusations against a since-fired Fox financial executive

Sanctuary Cities

Federal Judge Blocks Trump's Sanctuary City Order

A federal judge blocked a Trump administration order to withhold funding from communities that limit cooperation with U.S. immigration authorities. It's yet another case of President Donald Trump's executive orders facing scrutiny from the judiciary

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House Oversight Leader: Flynn Apparently Broke Law

Rep. Jason Chaffetz said former national security advisor Michael Flynn appears to have broken the law when he accepted payments from entities linked to Russia and Turkey. Flynn was forced to step down as national security advisor in February

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Le Pen Calls French Election a 'Revolt' Against the Elite

Far-right presidential contender Marine Le Pen said that people are revolting against the elite and predicted that could translate into a "very big surprise" when ballots are cast May 7 in France's final round to choose a new leader

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Rick Perry Says U.S. Should 'Renegotiate' Paris Agreement

U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry said that he supports remaining in the Paris Agreement but would like the country to "renegotiate" the climate change accord. Perry's comments come as President Trump is considering whether to pull the U.S. from the agreement

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Ivanka Trump Booed in Germany

Ivanka Trump was booed by the audience as she defended her father as a supporter of women during a panel discussion at the W20 Summit, while answering questions about her dual role as a first daughter and presidential adviser