The Polk County Board of Education has announced that they'll be gathering for a special session on Saturday morning at the central office, and once opening their meeting will go into an executive session to discuss personnel matters. 

  • By Dan Merica and MJ Lee, CNN
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President Donald Trump asked Republican senators not to leave town for their August recess without passing a health care reform plan that makes good on seven years of promises to repeal and replace President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act.

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Just after 10 a.m. ET Monday, Donald Trump typed out his first tweet of the day: "Most politicians would have gone to a meeting like the one Don jr attended in order to get info on an opponent. That's politics!"

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A routine football injury suffered while he was in the eighth grade served as the catalyst in leading Bryan Arszman to eventually become hooked on heroin.

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Perched 50 feet above the USS Gerald Ford's massive flight deck, Petty Officer 1st Class Jose Triana has a clear view of the horizon from his padded captain's chair in the pilot house of the world's most advanced aircraft carrier.

  • By Maeve Reston, CNN
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As growing opposition imperiled passage of the Senate version of the healthcare bill, leaders of the conservative Koch network voiced sharp criticism of the legislation at their donor retreat here -- stating that the bill needed dramatic changes before they would support it.

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