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Override of Obama veto just first hurdle in 9/11 families’ pursuit of Saudi Arabia

The Senate voted Wednesday 97-1 and the House 348-77 to override President Barack Obama’s veto of legislation that would allow the families of 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia for its alleged role in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. But that is only the beginning of what will be an exceedingly complicated legal strategy to prove that the Arab country, from which 15 of the 19 9/11 hijackers came, bears responsibility for what took place.

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Houston’s ‘taco trucks on every corner’ register voters

The movement was prompted by a statement made earlier this month by Marco Gutierrez, founder of the group Latinos for Trump, in an interview with MSNBC’s Joy Reid: “My culture is a very dominant culture, and it’s imposing and it’s causing problems. If you don’t do something about it, you’re going to have taco trucks on every corner.”

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Election Rewind: FLOTUS calls for an 'adult' in the White House, Trump compares Clinton team to the mob

Without mentioning any names, Michelle Obama rallied Clinton supporters in Philadelphia, Pa., to elect an "adult" to the White House. Meanwhile, in Council Bluffs, Iowa, Donald Trump compared the Clinton team to the mob.
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Election Rewind: FLOTUS calls for an 'adult' in the White House, Trump compares Clinton team to the mob

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Kansas City mayor lays out vision for signature KC arts festival

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