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Republicans pass sweeping bill to reform 'abusive' U.S. regulation

By Lisa Lambert | WASHINGTON WASHINGTON Republicans on Wednesday passed a bill in the House of Representatives that touched on nearly every step U.S. agencies take in creating and applying new rules, continuing their blitz to radically reform “abusive” federal regulation of areas from the environment to the workplace. In a 238-183 vote, the House passed …

ANALYSIS: 6 Takeaways From Donald Trump's Wild Press Conference

At Trump Tower in New York, Donald Trump held his first press conference since becoming the president-elect. Here are some initial thoughts on what we witnessed today: A Wall, but No Wall Yes, Trump remains committed to a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. But when it comes to a wall between Trump and his business interests, …

Man accused in hospital hacking ends 100-day hunger strike

Updated 4:47 pm, Wednesday, January 11, 2017 BOSTON (AP) — A man awaiting trial in the 2014 hacking of a Boston hospital’s computer network says he’s ending a hunger strike after 100 days. Martin Gottesfeld acknowledges he attacked the Boston Children’s Hospital network. He was waging a hunger strike from prison to bring attention to the treatment …