Trump's new chief of staff sworn in

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WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump's new chief of staff was sworn in Monday. The president is hoping that retired Gen. John Kelly can bring some order to the White House. At the same time, Trump is still clinging to an old battle, refusing to give up on health care.

The president tweeted on Sunday: "Don't give up Republican Senators, the World is watching: Repeal & Replace."

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    Activists rallied for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program in Riverdale Thursday, demanding Congress protect the so-called Dreamers with new legislation.

    Activists rallied for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program in Riverdale Thursday, demanding Congress protect the so-called Dreamers with new legislation.

  • Trump warns of immigration dangers in State of the Union

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    President Donald Trump called for a "new American moment" of unity Tuesday night and challenged lawmakers to make good on long-standing promises to fix a dangerously fractured immigration system, warning of evil outside forces seeking to undermine the nation's way of life.

    President Donald Trump called for a "new American moment" of unity Tuesday night and challenged lawmakers to make good on long-standing promises to fix a dangerously fractured immigration system, warning of evil outside forces seeking to undermine the nation's way of life.

  • Judge says Trump made 'vicious' anti-immigrant statements

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  • Firefighter injured while responding to Sheepshead Bay blaze

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    At least one firefighter was injured while responding to a house fire in Brooklyn Tuesday, officials say. 

  • Floating bridge could be L train alternative

    Floating bridge could be L train alternative

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  • Fuhgeddaboudit Food: My Cuban Spot

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    My Cuban Spot is serving up authentic Cuban cuisine on Carroll Street. 

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    PNC Bank Arts Center is rolling out a new concert lineup for 2018.

    PNC Bank Arts Center is rolling out a new concert lineup for 2018.

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