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Richmond City Council Endorses Medicaid Expansion

Richmond City Council Endorses Medicaid Expansion

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Support for expanding Medicaid comes from a big government body. The Richmond City Council is calling on state lawmakers to add to the Medicaid rolls. It came in a resolution passed Monday. The federal government has offered to pay most of the cost of expanding Medicaid in states that do it. Republicans say states would be saddled with the cost if the federal government can’t keep up with the payments.

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Today in entertainment history: Nov. 26

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FILE - In this March 5, 2009 file photo, Michael Jackson is shown at a press conference in London. Testimony from AEG Live executive Paul Gongaware on his interactions with Jackson and his negotiations with the singer’s doctor dominated the fifth week of a civil case against the company filed by the superstar’s mother, Katherine. On Tuesday May 28, 2013, Gongaware reluctantly acknowledged that he negotiated the $150,000 per month rate that Jackson’s doctor expected to be paid to serve on the “This Is It” tour.

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Documentary on Nirvana’s Kurt Cobain to air on HBO

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U.S. to leave more troops in Afghanistan than first planned

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The number of troops in Afghanistan next year will be larger than originally thought to fill a gap left in the NATO mission.