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GOP doubts and anxieties about Trump burst into the open

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump's racially fraught comments about a deadly neo-Nazi rally have thrust into the open some Republicans' deeply held doubts about his competency and temperament, in an extraordinary public airing of worries and grievances about a sitting president by his own party....
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Colleges grappling with balancing free speech, campus safety

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- When Carl Valentine dropped off his daughter at the University of Virginia, he had some important advice for the college freshman: Don't forget that you are a minority....
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Trump Phoenix rally to highlight feisty feud with senator

PHOENIX (AP) -- When President Donald Trump takes the stage this week at a rally in Arizona, the state's junior senator will be nowhere to be seen. But Trump is likely to save some choice words for Sen. Jeff Flake....
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Trump to skip Kennedy Center Honors awards program

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) -- Acknowledging that he has become a "political distraction," President Donald Trump has decided to skip the festivities surrounding the annual Kennedy Center Honors arts awards later this year, the White House announced Saturday amid the continuing fallout over Trump's stance on last weekend's white supremacist demonstration in Charlottesville, Virginia....
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Trump struggles with presidential duties as uniter-in-chief

WASHINGTON (AP) -- For Susan Bro, mother of the woman killed at a rally organized by white supremacists, the president of the United States can offer no healing words....
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The Latest: Kennedy Center awards to go on without Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Latest on President Donald Trump's decision not to participate in the Kennedy Center arts awards (all times local):...
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Comedian, civil rights activist Dick Gregory dies

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Dick Gregory, the comedian and activist and who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health, has died. He was 84....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/TribLIVE.COM Listener Poll
Should Senator Manchin accept the offer to run the Department of Energy if appointed? <More Info>

Yes
No
Yes
89%
No
11%
Total Votes: 2,074

Yesterday's Poll

KQV/TribLIVE.COM Listener Poll
Do you think the canceled Marches on Google were about free speech or were racially motivated?

Free Speech
80%
Racialy Motivated
20%
Total Votes: 7,245