DAILY E-LERT

 

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

TODAY'S HEADLINE NEWS

 

 

  Democrats win bitter Virginia governor's race in setback for Trump

  Texans in favor of all 7 constitutional amendments

  Trump administration moves ahead with Obama menu-label law

  Lawyers for Texas cities argue against state immigration law

  Seeking Answers, FBI Works to Unlock Texas Gunman’s Phone

  McDonald's, Kmart among 4 companies to settle ADA suits over website and app access

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