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Trump Blames Democrats for Blocking Health Care Repeal

U.S. President Donald Trump is blaming opposition Democrats as “obstructionists” for refusing to help Republicans in dismantling the national health care reforms championed by former President Barack Obama. Trump, in a pair of Twitter comments Monday as Senate Republicans look this week to make good on a seven-year promise to repeal the law known as Obamacare, said Democratic lawmakers “have no policies or ideas. All they do is delay and complain. They own ObamaCare!” He said, “Republican Senators are working very hard to get there, with no help from the…

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US Judge Asked to Expand Order Blocking Iraqis’ Deportation

The American Civil Liberties Union asked a U.S. judge on Saturday to expand an order that temporarily blocks the deportation of 114 Iraqis in Michigan, to cover Iraqis nationwide, according to a court filing. The advocacy group filed an amended complaint seeking to keep Immigration and Customs Enforcement from deporting Iraqis from anywhere in the United States while a federal judge weighs the case of the Iraqis in Michigan. U.S. District Judge Mark Goldsmith on Thursday ordered a stay in the Michigan Iraqis’ deportation for at least two weeks while…

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Firefox Focus browser with built-in ad blocking lands on Android

Firefox’s privacy-focused browser is finally available on Android. The Firefox Focus browser made its debut last year on the iPhone and iPad, and now the company is bringing the privacy-focused browser to Android. The highlight of the browser is built-in ad blocking, which not only gets rid of ads on websites, but also prevents web trackers from serving you ads across the internet. Ad blocking is enabled by default, and the home screen is sparse but for an address bar where you can enter the URL of the site you…

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